Features

flood

Sacked from their homes! Agonies of Abuja flood victims

WHEN the Nigerian Metrological Agency (NiMet) predicted in its 2019 Annual Flood Outlook that many parts of the country were ...
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ojude oba

Ojude oba festival:  Model of religious tolerance

ONE major message which the Ojude Oba Festival has been passing to Nigerians every year is that of tolerance between ...
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blood tonic

Abuse of blood tonic as an intoxicant cannot be substantiated

SADE OGUNTOLA examines a recent trend among youths who use blood tonic as an intoxicant and highlights medical experts’ views ...
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Adebanjo

I don’t recognise Buhari until Supreme Court rules on his election —Adebanjo

DO you think restructuring is the only way out of the current trend of insecurity and other challenges facing Nigeria ...
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Odigie

How Awolowo influenced people, spent time in Calabar Prison —Odigie, Prison officer

YOU are one of the reputable lawyers in the country, did you at the beginning set out to study law ...
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awolowo

How the plot to eliminate Awo in Calabar prison was foiled —Gabriel Ohwo, ex-Calabar Prisons head

WHICH of the Nigerian prisons did you work, sir? I worked in the Main Prisons of Nigeria and I was ...
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What I will negotiate with Buhari when I visit Nigeria — Rica Kelly

Rica Kelly, a Jamaican, is an educator, women’s advocate, the CEO of The Rica Kelly Group and The Global Women ...
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Fashion

Fashion and textiles have been my passion from a very young age —Banke Kuku, fashion and textile entrepreneur

Banke Kuku is a fashion entrepreneur and the CEO/Creative Director of Banke Kuku Textiles, maker of woven and printed fabrics ...
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Leah Sharibu

What Leah Sharibu’s mum told me about police, Govt. –Magna Faith

Magna Faith is the President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Magna Faith International, Co-founder and producer of War Desk, ...
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Olorisa

Scholar hails children, associates for sustaining Susanne Wenger’s legacies

THE adopted children and associates of the late Adunni Olorisa (Susanne Wenger) have been commended for continuing to sustain her ...
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In Akure, accolades for Fagunwa, Soyinka

SIX years after its first international conference to mark the 50th anniversary of the passing of Yoruba author and educationist, ...
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How coconut water boosts fertility —Experts

Artist popularises making crafts with coconut shells

THE painter, sculptor and teacher, Nathaniel Hodonu, has continued popularising the making of artworks from waste material. A fortnight ago, ...
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Arimah

Cafe One hosts 2019 Caine Prize winner, Lesley Nneka Arimah

CAFE One, Nigeria’s first digital, hybrid experience centre by Sterling Bank Plc, recently hosted award-winning Nigerian writer, Lesley Nneka Arimah, ...
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Broadcasters

Broadcasters International: A focus on Nigeria’s broadcasting professionals

THE magazine, Broadcasters International is different from the everyday magazine. This magazine focuses on the newsmakers themselves. In his foreword, ...
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Culture

Significance of cultural artefacts to national identity

Culture consists of activities such as art and philosophy, considered important for the development of civilisation and people’s mind. Culture ...
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amcon

N5trn debts: Why AMCON may find it difficult to recover money

ARM-TWISTING has been described in certain quartets as, the use of threat, coercion, or other  forms of pressure and persuasion ...
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home

Life in old people’s Homes: How caregivers cope with stubborn and funny residents

BY 6:30 a.m., he had already woken up for the daily family morning prayers, in readiness for another day of ...
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girls boko haram

Five years in captivity: Parents of remaining Chibok girls still await their return

Today marks the fifth year when 276 girls were abducted from the Government Day Secondary School, in Chibok, Borno State ...
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Marriages of clerics, celebrities, others are crashing because of absence of God factor —Owadayo

Cases of sexual molestation of minors have become worrisome in the country including the South-West. What is your view on ...
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gospel

Even among gospel musicians, there are cliques —Dieko

What is your assessment of the gospel music industry? It has really been evolving. Many new trends and artistes all ...
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church

Until equity is guaranteed, Nigeria may not prosper —Olubo

How will you react to the recent call for revolution over the situation in the country?   A lot of developed ...
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hajj

Lessons of hajj and the legacy of Abraham

SURELY Abraham was an exemplar, obedient to God, upright ... (Quran 16:120 - M. A. Shakir Translation) During the past ...
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Makkah: A ‘VIP’ pilgrimage in five-star hotels

FIVE-STAR hotels with views of Islam’s holiest site and luxury hajj pilgrimage packages are attracting a super-wealthy clientele and establishing ...
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Eid al-Adha teaches us total submission to Allah’s will —Noibi

Executive Secretary of the Muslim Ummah of South-West Nigeria (MUSWEN), Professor Dawud Noibi, in this interview by SAHEED SALAWU, speaks ...
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