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Sound Sultan dies at 44 from throat cancer (Watch videos of some of his greatest hits)

Sound Sultan has died at the age of 44.Nigerian superstar, Olanrewaju Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan, popular for the track Jagbajantis, died after battling Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma. This was…

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Are Okada and Keke operators above the law?

By Kayode Ojewale THE reckless and lawless behaviours of commercial tricycle and motorcycle riders on the roads in Lagos would make one conclude that they are either highhanded or above the law. They operate as if traffic laws were made for other road users and not for them. They now ply routes where they have
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Technology redefining banking, says Wema Bank CEO

Wema Bank Plc has brought innovation to digital banking with ALAT, a fully-digital bank, ahead of the competition in mobile and internet banking.The bank’s Managing Director/CEO, Ademola Adebise, says Nigeria’s oldest indigenous commercial bank is deploying technology to meet the needs of its customers in innovative and compelling ways, writes COLLINS NWEZE.   Digital transactions are defining […]

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‘Ile-Ife is a product of Ekiti’

He set out to interrogate Yoruba regional interactions and political development, but found himself at the heart of the beginning. Welcome to The Yoruba: A New History, a book chronicling the origin and history of the Yoruba by archaeologist and anthropologist Prof Akinwunmi Ogundiran. At a reading at Page Bookshop in Lagos, the scholar, in […]

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Nigeria needs consistent policies to achieve forex stability 

By Taofik Salako, Deputy Group Business Editor   The Central Bank of Nigeria  (CBN) needs to ensure consistency in its policies to make recent move aimed at stabilising foreign exchange realistic and sustainable. In a report on forex outlook, analysts at FSDH Group said while the recent action by the Central Bank to unify the exchange rate […]

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Giving back to society

By Sampson Unamka   No fewer than 25 cars, N15 million, sewing machines, hair dryers, hair straighteners ironing tables, pressing irons and other saloon and tailoring equipment were donated to residents of Ojomu Royal Communities in Eti-Osa Local Government Area of Lagos State. The donations were made last Friday by Hammed Tajudeen, a lover of […]

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Homage to 92-year-old artist, Barber

By Ozolua Uhakheme, Assistant Editor (Arts)   It was a day of honour for one of Nigeria’s oldest fine artists, Mr. Abayomi Barber, when no fewer than 10 of his old students and disciples celebrated his 92nd birthday with a group exhibition featuring 24 sculptures and 44 paintings. Also, a presentation of a 305-page special exhibition […]

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Understanding phenomenon of suicide

Title: The Morning After; A guide for Media Reporting and Prevention of Suicide in Nigeria Author:    Olufemi Oluwatayo and Martins Ifijeh Reviewer:  Medinat Kanabe  Pagination:  138   Over the years, I have come across books that are focused on helping journalists report well, many of which are not different from what was taught in school unlike […]

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Stop threats, PDP tells Buhari as FG again promises tough actions

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.),  on Tuesday warned people behind  security problems in the country,  saying he would soon be hard on them. Buhari also said secessionists were too young to know loss of lives and other tragedies that attended the Nigerian civil war of 1967 to 1970. Buhari said  these at the…


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