Oshiomhole escapes deadly car accident

Barely two years after the convoy of Nigeria’s Edo state Governor, Adams Oshiomhole was involved in a fatal motor accident which killed  three journalists, the governor  has once again survived another serious accident involving his convoy. The accident occurred today at about 9.45 a.m at Ewu Village, along the ever busy Benin-Auchi highway. Governor Oshiomhole  […]

FG plans 10,000MW of electricity by December

FG plans 10,000MW of electricity by December

The Federal Government has said with the ongoing power sector reform, the country will generate 10,000 megawatts of electricity before the end of the year. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Power, Dr. Godknows Igali, stated this in an interview with journalists in Abuja on Friday. He also said that at least $600m had been invested […]

Boko Haram: Jonathan at crossroads?

President Goodluck Jonathan | credits: File copy Dateline: Maiduguri, March  8,  2013. It was the second day of his two-day visit  to Yobe and Borno states, the hotbed of Boko Haram insurgency  in the country. President Goodluck Jonathan had, at a Town Hall  meeting in Maiduguri, countered  the elders gathered at the parley who were […]

PDP Accuses APC Of Copying Manifesto

PDP Accuses APC Of Copying Manifesto

Wants Opposition To Borrow A Leaf On Anti-corruption THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Saturday, accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of imitation. PDP National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh, in a statement issued in Abuja said the PDP views the manifesto of the emerging APC “as a very poor imitation and a bland parody of the […]

Naval Chief, Envoy, Others Meet Over Insecurity

Naval Chief, Envoy, Others Meet Over Insecurity

CHIEF of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Dele Ezeoba, the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Andrew Pocock, and important personalities in diplomacy, security and the academia, Saturday, canvassed the harmonisation of broad-based strategies in tackling incidences of crime and insecurity in the Gulf of Guinea and the coasts of West Africa. This was at a one-day […]

Obasanjo had a killer squad as president — Former associate

Obasanjo had a killer squad as president — Former associate

ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo | credits: tonynwajeipost.blogspot.com A former associate of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, Mr. Richard Odusanya, on Saturday alleged that the former chairman of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party’s Board of Trustees was in charge of a killer squad that was formed under the military regime of late Gen. Sani Abacha. Odusanya reportedly worked behind […]

Man wants justice after wife loses pregnancy in attack

Bukola after the attack | credits: File copy The husband of Bukola Fagun wants justice after his wife was allegedly attacked by Alaba Eniola, leading to the loss of her two-month-old pregnancy. The joy of a couple who only tied the knot two months ago was shattered recently after Mrs. Bukola Fagun allegedly lost a […]

Inguinal hernias in children

Inguinal hernias in children | credits: File copy This is one of the most common surgical problems seen in children. It usually occurs as a groin swelling and may occasionally extend into the scrotum on the affected side. This swelling is often discovered accidentally by an observant mother. It may occur when the child cries […]

‘E-medicine will improve Nigeria’s healthcare’

John Ogunranti | credits: File copy Professor of Anatomy and former Dean of the College of Medical Sciences, University of Jos, John Ogunranti, tells JUDE OWUAMANAM about his foray into electronic medicine practice What is e-Medicine all about? It is properly called electronic medicine. It involves the use of computers and information to study and […]

Next generation must take Nigeria to moon – Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan | credits: nigerianbulletin.com President Goodluck Jonathan, on Saturday, described the present generation of Nigerians as the transformational generation, saying the next generation must take the country to the moon. Jonathan said this at the inauguration and opening of the Rock Cathedral Metropolitan Church of Christ in Lagos. Jonathan described the current unpleasant […]