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The University of Nigeria has pegged its cut-off mark for Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination candidates for the 2017/18 academic session at 200. A statement signed by the university’s registrar, Chris Igbokwe, also announced dates for UNN’s post-UTME test/screening. The statement: UNIVERSITY...
After killing hundreds and driving thousands of villagers from their homes in Damboa, Gwoza and other villages on the fringes of Borno State, Nigeria, Boko Haram terrorists effectively seized a portion of Nigerian territory and hoisted their flag. Fierce...
Three years after "Occupy Nigeria" happened, the pump prices of fuel in Nigeria are set to go up, despite the fall in crude price in the international market. The Nigerian government says it will reduce "subsidy" on fuel by 50...
AUGUST 17, 2016 – The Peoples Democratic Party’s national convention holds in Port Harcourt. New officers to be elected at the convention would take over from the Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee. The PDP has been disunited, but INEC seems...
In an election year, the Central Bank of Nigeria is doing all it can to defend the nation’s currency and shore up its external reserves. Both are being achieved: it’s still about N155 per dollar; the foreign reserves have...
SEPT. 27--28, 2016 --- Who really cares for the elderly? Grand Parents Institute (GPI), founded by America-trained geriatric doctor, Dr Osa Osayande Uhumuavbi, will take Africans to task with an answer. “Stop Elder Abuse, Stop Corruption” is the theme of...
MAY 24 – Leader of the Ijaw ethnic group in Nigeria Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark marks his 90th birthday in Abuja with pomp and fanfare. A discourse on the issue of restructuring Nigeria based on true federalism will feature as...
JULY 30, 2016 -- The American University of Nigeria will hold scholarship examinations for newly accepted students joining the university for the 2016/2017 academic session on Saturday, July 30, 2016. The university has increased new student scholarship awards to...
By DONALD TRUMP Proclamation on Improving Enhanced Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry NOW, THEREFORE, I, DONALD J. TRUMP, President of the United States of America, by the authority vested in...
Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity -- Henry Jackson van Dyke (1852-1933),...

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