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FEATURED NEWS

Akwa United Pip Heartland 1-0, Top NPFL’s Group B

Akwa United, Sunday, March 24 extended their unbeaten run to seven games after beating Heartland FC of Owerri 1-0 of the Nigeria Professional Football...

Emmanuel Amunike Qualifies Tanzania For 2019 Africa Cup Of Nations

Tanzania beat rivals Uganda 3-0 in Dar es Salaam on Sunday to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations finals for the first time...

112,032 Persons Yet to Collect PVCs In A’Ibom

As the deadline for the registration of voters in the country ends on August 31, 2018, more than 112,032 persons who registered for Permanent...

ECONOMY

Nigeria’s Inflation Rate Drops To 11.31% In February 2019

Nigeria's inflation rate dropped from 11.37 percent recorded in January to 11.31 percent in February 2019, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) reported. The decline represents...

Army Takes Terror War To Cyber Space, Launches Command

In an effort to neutralize the strength of terrorists' activities on the cyber space, the Nigerian Army has established a cyber command centre. The command,...

EDUCATION

JAMB Candidates To Write Mock Exams On March 23

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has scheduled Saturday, March 23 for the conduct of its 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, mock...
Malam Adamu Adamu

ASUP Suspends Two-Month-Old Strike

Ngige, Ogunyemi

FG Releases N163b To ASUU

POPULAR ARTICLES

Shumukh

Dubai Mall Displays World’s Most Expensive Perfume Till March 30

Dubai which is synonymous with luxury is now home to the world’s most expensive perfume, reported Cosmopolitan. The ‘royal’ perfume Shumukh is embellished with diamonds, pearls...

NGOs Donate To Refugees In A’Ibom

Two Non Governmental Organisations, Belinda Babila Foundation and Peasants Economists Association have distributed relief materials to Cameroonian refugees in Akwa Ibom State. Speaking during the...
NNPC

NNPC Suffers 257 Pipeline Points Vandalisation in Dec 2018

A total of 257 pipeline points belonging to Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) were vandalised, out of which one pipeline point failed to be...
Walter Onnoghen

CCT Charge: Onnoghen Owns 5 Houses, Not 55, Says Ex-CCB Director

The suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, Thursday, said he has no case to answer with regards to the six-count charge...
Victims of Cyclone Idai

No Food, No Shelter, No Livelihood: Families In Mozambique Hit By Cyclone Idai

Beneath the crumbling arcade of the municipal council building in Beira, in Mozambique, a group of families has set up a dismal camp. They...
President Buhari

Buhari, Security Chiefs Meet At Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday, met behind closed doors with Service Chiefs and heads of security agencies at presidential villa, Abuja. The meeting which was meant...
PDP Logo

Supplementary Polls: Nigerians Will Treat Thugs In Military Uniforms As Fake Soldiers – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said Nigerians will treat All Progressives Congress, APC, thugs dressed in military uniform to assist it to rig...
airtel

Airtel Nigeria, Like MTN Nigeria, Mulls Listing In NSE

Like MTN Nigeria, Airtel Nigeria has reportedly opened discussion with the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on the need...
Senator Godswill Akpabio

Akpabio Heads To Election Tribunal To Challenge His Loss

The immediate past Senate minority leader, Godswill Akpabio, Monday, approached the Election Tribunal sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State capital, to kick-start the legal...
Akwa United Players

Akwa United Pip Heartland 1-0, Top NPFL’s Group B

Akwa United, Sunday, March 24 extended their unbeaten run to seven games after beating Heartland FC of Owerri 1-0 of the Nigeria Professional Football...

FOOD & RECIPES

22 Health Benefits of Basil Leaves

Basil herbal plant whose leaves are commonly used in culinary purpose. Basil or Ocimum basilicum is member of Lamiaceae or mint family. The name...

FITNESS

9 Ways to Exercise and Burn Calories on a Busy Schedule

In today’s world, it’s easy to get busy. Technology has certainly made our lives easier, but at the same time, that means we can...

Benefits of Walking at Least 30 Minutes Per Day

REAL ESTATE

Mr. Maikanti Baru, Group Managing Director of NNPC

NNPC To Raise Funds From Capital Market For 7 oil Projects- Baru

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, would raise funds from the capital market to finance a minimum of seven new oil and gas projects in...
Housing Scheme

China To Invest $300m In Nigeria’s Housing Scheme

Chinese government says it will invest 300 million dollars in Nigeria’s mass housing scheme soon. Mr. Steven Kim, Director, One Belt and One Road, Financial...

Subsidise Housing For Low-Income Earners, Surveyors Urge Govts

Professional surveyors and estate valuers under the auspices of Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers have urged governments at all levels to provide affordable...
His Royal Highness Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia

Saudi Crown Prince Owns World’s Most Expensive Home worth $300m

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, who is waging an anti-corruption probe and wealth accumulation at home, is the...

Rents: A Lesson from Dubai To Nigeria

When will the development in the housing sector of Dubai happen in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital, in Lagos, the commercial capital of...

HEALTH

10 Natural Ways To Lower Cholesterol

Cholesterol is made in your liver and has many important functions. For example, it helps keep the walls of your cells flexible and is...

Nigerians Suffering From Chronic Under-nourishment

A Greater number of more than 190 million Nigerians are currently suffering from chronic under-nourishment. Like in most parts of Sub-Sahara Africa, adverse climate conditions,...
Nigeria Medical Association (NMA)

NMA Advocates Passage of Health-Care Waste Mgt. Agency Bill

Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Akwa Ibom State Chapter, weekend, appealed to the state House of Assembly for speedy passage into law the Bill for...
mosquito

Nigeria Secures $300m To Fight Malaria In 2018

As Nigeria joins the world in marking this year’s World Malaria Day, the country has secured $300 million from World Bank, Islamic Development Bank...
Medical doctors in South Africa

5,000 Nigerian Medical Doctors, Personnel Work In South Africa

The brain drain syndrome has taken a toll on the country’s medical profession as more than 5,000 Nigerian medical practitioners are said to be...

TECHNOLOGY

ALSCON, Ikot Abasi

A’Ibom People Yet To Forget How Atiku Aided ALSCON Sale- Radio Analyst

The establishment of refinery in Akwa Ibom State proposed by Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, if he wins the...
Cyber Espionage

USA, West Accuse China Of Stealing Intellectual Property Worth Billions of Dollars

The United States and the United Kingdom announced an indictment Thursday against state-linked Chinese hackers, in a fresh bid to build an international front...
Cars

Spain, Others To Ditch Gasoline, Diesel Cars For Cleaner Ones By 2040

By 2050, most technologically advanced countries in the world are expected to ditch gasoline and diesel cars for the ones with zero emissions. Spain says...
9mobile

Teleogy Takes Over Management Of 9Mobile

Teleogy, Monday, has  taken over the management and ownership of 9Mobile and announced the constitution of a new board of directors for the company...
Silas Adekunle

26-Year-Old Nigerian Becomes World Highest Paid Robotics Engineer

A 26-year-old Nigerian based in United Kingdom credited for building the world’s first gaming robot is the highest paid robotics engineer in the world. Silas...

TRANSPORTATION

Akwa United Players

Akwa United Pip Heartland 1-0, Top NPFL’s Group B

Akwa United, Sunday, March 24 extended their unbeaten run to seven games after beating Heartland FC of Owerri 1-0 of the Nigeria Professional Football...
Amunike, Tanzanian players

Emmanuel Amunike Qualifies Tanzania For 2019 Africa Cup Of Nations

Tanzania beat rivals Uganda 3-0 in Dar es Salaam on Sunday to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations finals for the first time...
Nigeria Through 2020 U19-CWC

Cricket: Nigeria Under-19 Qualify For 2020 World Cup In South Africa

Nigeria’s U-19 cricket team, the Junior Yellow Greens have continued their fantastic run at the ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup, Africa Qualifier, beating...
PDP

Gov Re-run Election: PDP Grabs Benue, Bauchi, Sokoto; APC Gets Plateau

In what looked like battle royale, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) grabbed three states while All Progressives Congress, APC won one state in the Saturday's...
Bendel Insurance

NPFL: MFM Fall To Host Bendel Insurance 1-0

MFM FC, Lagos, Saturday, suffered another defeat as Kingsley Onovo’s 18th minute goal from a set-piece to help hosts Bendel Insurance Football Club of...

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