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May 20, 2017

Disquiet in Rivers APC as Abe meets Wike’s wife

Members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State on Saturday took ...
May 20, 2017

2016 NDDC overseas scholarship beneficiaries petition Ag. President Osinbajo over neglect

Over 100 beneficiaries of the overseas scholarship awarded by the Niger Delta ...
May 19, 2017

Why we built new Federal High Court Complex – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Mr. Nyesom Wie, has said that his administration decided ...
May 19, 2017

Wike, Fayose set to dump PDP as Supreme Court sets for judgment

Rivers State Governor, Ezebuwon Nyesom Wike and Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State are ...
May 17, 2017

Wealth of five richest Nigerians can end poverty – Oxfam

The Inequality report released by Oxfam International, on Wednesday, revealed ...
May 13, 2017

Rivers 2019: PDP settles for Ogoni governorship candidate

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, may have settled to field a candidate from ...
May 13, 2017

2019: Wike’s battles against Fed Govt

There is doubt that Rivers State Governor, Mr. Ezebuwon NyesomWke, is at war ...
May 12, 2017

Ikpeazu floors Ogah over Abia governorship at Supreme Court

Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, can now heave a sigh of relief ...
May 12, 2017

Rivers LG Election: Wike, PDP suffer defeat at Supreme Court

State Governor, Mr. Nyesom Wike, and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have ...

Headline/News update

May 20, 2017
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Members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State on Saturday took to sharp lines of disagreement at the presence of Senator Magnus Ngei
May 19, 2017
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Rivers State Governor, Mr. Nyesom Wie, has said that his administration decided to build and handover to the Federal Government an ultra-modern
May 19, 2017
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Rivers State Governor, Ezebuwon Nyesom Wike and Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State are reportedly set to dump the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.  But

Opinion

May 20, 2017
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They showed their pernicious hands again last Sunday, and have been on the prowl since then, roaring like a lion, seeking who to devour. Purveyors of
May 16, 2017
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Dakuku Adol Peterside is one story you can never exhaust in a single piece. An enigma, an intellectual force and a high achiever, Dr. Peterside has
April 28, 2017
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What happens in Nigeria can no longer escape international attention.  Therefore, it behooves the practitioners of jurisprudence, especially

Politics

May 17, 2017
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The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu has bagged the ‘Hero of Good Governance Award’ at the recently held Daily Times Hero
May 13, 2017
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There is doubt that Rivers State Governor, Mr. Ezebuwon NyesomWke, is at war with the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, the Nigeria
April 03, 2017
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The Rivers State University (RSU) is experiencing a new lease of life as it is being re-positioned to serve the people of Rivers State and

Interview

February 26, 2017
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The bitter political fight between Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, and his former close associate and now Rivers State Governor,
January 07, 2017
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Mr. Fidet Edetanlen Okhiria is the Managing Director, Nigeria Railway Corporation, NRC, and is the man driving the expansion project of this key
December 03, 2016
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Honourable Ojukaye Flag-Amachree is a member of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State. He recently was granted bail by the Court of

Crime Watch

March 06, 2017
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How he got N20m, 48 hours after his rescue• Paid arms’ supplier N6m shortly before his death• He was trailed for 4 weeks
December 07, 2016
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A female member of staff of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Soibifaa Philips, has been murdered in cold blood by a suspected serial
August 20, 2016
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Law Review Series: Provocation as a mitigating element in murder cases in Nigeria: Shande V. The State [2005] 40 WRN 145; [2005] 12 NWLR (PT. 939)

Fashion & Style

May 11, 2017
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Veteran Nigerian actor, Olu Jacobs, has commended the organizers of the Africa Fashion Week Nigeria, for creating a befitting platform showcasing the
May 09, 2017
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Ex-Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria, Isabella Ayuk, has released new stunning photos to mark her birthday on10th May, 2017. In the photos, the former
May 01, 2017
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Organisers of the Africa Fashion Week Nigeria 2017 model casting call are already eyeing an edition that would smash the record book. Its recent

Literary Discourse

December 15, 2016
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A Nigerian resident in Awka, Anambra State, Walter Emeka Dinjos, has been officially announced as a winner in the Writers of the Future Contest. The
November 28, 2016
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There had not been such illnesses in the history of Konto Community, a history spanning over one thousand five hundred centuries, as it was
November 25, 2016
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Lecture presented at the University of Nigeria By Dakuku Adol Peterside, Ph.D IntroductionI am most grateful to the Department of

Columnist

May 19, 2017
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While speaking recently at the palace of the Emir of Katsina, Dr. Abdulmumini Usman, Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, reaffirmed his love for
May 08, 2017
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What will the fare for the 2017 Hajj be? Without any atom of doubt, this is the most resounding question going on in the minds of Muslims in Nigeria,
May 02, 2017
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I acknowledge with great esteem the wonderful piece in response to my personal opinion on the need to appoint a Chief Imam from amongst the three

Business

May 11, 2017
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Group records 29th consecutive year of profit of AED 2.5 billion (US$ 670 million). Steady business growth in line with capacity increases, results
May 09, 2017
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Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Red Star Express Plc, Sola Obabori, has been named the Courier Personality of the year at the
January 10, 2017
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Emirates airlines said it has more than 130 Nigerians in its employment list thereby debunking a recent report that only about 10 Nigerians are with

Health

February 01, 2017
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On 1 February 2016, I declared that the Zika outbreak sweeping through the Americas was a public health emergency of international concern. That was
August 13, 2016
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Biologists have used genetic engineering since the 1980s in crop plants to alter characteristics such as; higher vitamin content, longer shelf life
August 02, 2016
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Biotechnology refers to any technique that uses living organisms ranging from virus, bacteria, plants and animals or parts of the organisms to derive

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Education

2016 NDDC overseas scholarship beneficiaries petition Ag. President Osinbajo over neglect

20 May 2017
2016 NDDC overseas scholarship beneficiaries petition Ag. President Osinbajo over neglect

Over 100 beneficiaries of the overseas scholarship awarded by the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, in 2016 have cried out for help following the failure of the Commission to pay...

Nigerian teen gets accepted by all eight Ivy League schools

05 April 2017
Nigerian teen gets accepted by all eight Ivy League schools

There must be something in the water at Elmont Memorial High School. For the second year in a row, an Elmont Memorial High School student has been accepted to all...

Celebrating a rare Nigerian jewel - Dame Dr. Christie Toby-- leading light of inclusive education in Nigeria

23 March 2017
Celebrating a rare Nigerian jewel - Dame Dr. Christie Toby-- leading light of inclusive education in Nigeria

If today the world comes to a sudden, screeching end and is rolled over as a worn-out scroll, the likes of Dame (Dr) Christie Toby educationist, administrator, church leader and...

Tourism

Jumeirah Group unveils new state-of-the-art product

11 March 2016
Jumeirah Group unveils new state-of-the-art product

In the bid to give visitors to Dubai a luxurious and an unforgettable experience, Jumeirah Group, in collaboration with Emirates Holiday and Dubai Tourism, recently showcased its products and new...

Emirates Skywards launches complimentary miles promotion

24 April 2015
Emirates Skywards launches complimentary miles promotion

Emirates Skywards is set to reward members who fly five times when travelling on selected destinations to Asia. This reward comes in the shape of a reward ticket to Dubai....

S'Africa claims 2 of Emirates’ top 5 passenger destinations in Africa

25 March 2014
S'Africa claims 2 of Emirates’ top 5 passenger destinations in Africa

South Africa also takes top holiday spot South Africa has been announced as Emirates’ Airlines shining diamond in Africa for both passenger traffic and as a holiday destination, the airline...

Sports

Tennis: World No. 117, Istomin, stuns No. 2 Djokovic

19 January 2017
Tennis: World No. 117, Istomin, stuns No. 2 Djokovic

World Tennis Number 2, Novak Djokovic, has suffered a shocking defeat in the hands of Denis Istomin, ranked Number 117. In 13 appearances at the Australian Open, Djokovic had won...

Gov. Ikpeazu hails FC Ifeanyi Uba, Enugu Rangers

08 November 2016
Gov. Ikpeazu hails FC Ifeanyi Uba, Enugu Rangers

Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has congratulated FC Ifeanyi Uba on their recent victory in the 2016 Federation Cup competition. Governor Ikpeazu also congratulated the management and players of...

FIFA 2018: Iwobi, Iheanacho send Zambia home crying as Nigeria beat Zambia 2-1

09 October 2016
FIFA 2018: Iwobi, Iheanacho send Zambia home crying as Nigeria beat Zambia 2-1

Two first-half goals from Alex Iwobi and Kelechi Iheanacho on Sunday sent the Zambian national team home in sorrow. So, Nigeria’s Super Eagles on Sunday opened their quest for the...

Relationship

My horrible story – Read and beware of that sex predator

31 October 2016
My horrible story – Read and beware of that sex predator

"When he was done, he brought out a small blade, and he looked at me for a minute and said, this scare is going to always serve as a reminder,...

“My wife, I am sorry”

25 July 2016
“My wife, I am sorry”

He woke up in the morning and found her praying. He heard her praying for him. He stared at her. It has been a long time since he has seen...

How far are you willing to go to get your wife pregnant?

01 March 2016
How far are you willing to go to get your wife pregnant?

Just how desperate are you to have a child? After exploring all avenues available to you medically, are you willing to seek outside help? Like natural insemination? Artificial insemination is...

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