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Billy Graham, ‘America’s Pastor’ and noted evangelist, dies at 99

 Billy Graham, the famed evangelist who became known as “America’s Pastor,” has died at the age of 99, The Associated Press reported. Graham died at his home...

Day Catholic bishops blessed Okonkwo

ACHILLEUS-CHUD UCHEGBU writes that February 18, 2018 was a different kind of Sunday for Dr. Obiora Okonkwo as Catholic bishops recognized his philanthropy and...

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POLITICS

APC Reconciliation: How far can Tinubu go?

By Emeka Alex Duru   The directive, ordinarily, would appear to have emanated from a wrong channel – a mere intra-party affair that should have been...

BUSINESS

ENTERTAINMENT

 How Beyoncé keeps other women off Jay-Z

By Tashara Jones Hot comic Tiffany Haddish saw firsthand how Beyoncé is keeping women from Jay-Z. On TV One’s “Uncensored,” Haddish reveals: “So I go to the Jay-Z concert and I am...

Cleric warns against ‘harmful music’

A cleric in Niger State, Rev. Fr. Christian Achinivu, has admonished musicians and others in the entertainment industry on the need to consider the moral implications...

EDITORIAL

Which way Nigeria?

Buhari under a trance?

OPINION

The quit notice, hate speeches and President Buhari’s Northernisation/Islamisation agenda

By Professor Ben Nwabueze  NATURE OF HATE SPEECHES In the aftermath of the divisions in the country caused by President Buhari’s  Northernisation/Islamisation Agenda, as manifested in...

Understanding the cleaner Lagos initiative

By Tayo Ogunbiyi Understandably, a major pre-occupation of the Lagos State Government is environmental regeneration. The government is challenged to invest in the environment because...

Okorocha, Madumere remains your best bet

By Samuel Nwanjoku  “I understand the vision of my boss. I feel his pulse in his passion to render service to humanity. In all these,...

Edo’s arduous journey to redemption

By Jonathan Omoruyi The long and winding journey to the house of my then in-laws to be, went on for quite a while...

Arresting Cardiac Arrest

By Tayo Ogunbiyi Recent research reveals that about 220 million people across the world experience one heart problem or the other at a particular time...

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SPORTS

Aguero involved in clash with Wigan fan after City’s defeat

 Sergio Aguero was involved in a confrontation with a Wigan fan as ugly scenes marred the end of the third-division side's shock FA Cup...

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COLUMINISTS

Fulani herdsmen and the danger within

By Emeka Alex Duru I read with shock and amusement, the barrage of attacks at the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Reverend Matthew Hassan Kukah,...

Zuma: When will a Nigerian president be recalled?

By Ikechukwu Amaechi I don’t know how many Nigerians are abreast of the political developments in South Africa. On Tuesday, February 13, 2018, the Sowetan, a...

Of false narratives and killer herdsmen

By Ikechukwu Amaechi It was Thomas Hobbes, the 17th century English philosopher, who in his seminal work Leviathan put a magnifying lens on "the natural...

Can Obasanjo be trusted?

By Oguwike Nwachuku Some who saw President Muhammadu Buhari and his predecessor Olusegun Obasanjo beam with smiles when they met at the 30th African Union...

Ekwueme, Nigeria and the “what ifs”

By Ikechukwu Amaechi On Friday, February 2, 2018, the remains of Nigeria's first democratically elected vice president, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, will be committed to mother...

Can APC do without Buhari?

By Emeka Alex Duru If Nigerians are agreed, as many are wont to, that former President, made sense in advising President Muhammadu Buhari to...

CIVIL SOCIETY

Civil Society  groups embark on voters’ sensitization in Bauchi

By Jubril Ango Bauchi Coalition  of Civil Society Organizations (CSO's) operating in Bauchi State at the weekend embarked on a campaign rally to sensitize the residents of the state on the need to register, vote and...

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