Beyond the news

Beyond the news

Beyond the news

In Science, tech Nigeria still limps despite vision 2020

IT IS a new year, a new decade, and dawn of an era in Nigeria’s science and technology. Given that a nation’s growth and...

Nigerians’ Top Expectations for 2020 Revealed

Abuja — A majority of citizens in Africa's most populous country, Nigeria, expect improvements in the economy, job creation and energy supply in 2020. This...

People, events, incidents that shook the nation

2019 was quite a remarkable year in the annal of Nigerian political ‘journey’. Being a year of many prophesies and premonitions on Nigeria’s breakup,...

President Buhari told to divide Nigeria into its original units immediately

Leader of a leading Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to, without further delay, break the country...

Food borne diseases major global public health concern – WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has expressed worry that more than 200 diseases are caused by unsafe food; containing harmful bacteria, viruses, parasites, and...

Controversy as court issues fresh orders against Ganduje

A High Court in Kano State presided over by Justice A. T. Badamasi, has given an interim order restraining the state governor from “taking...

Nigerian students experience a nightmare in Croatia

Shortly before Nigerian students Eboh Kenneth Chinedu and Abia Uchenna Alexandro were deported from Croatia and forced to enter Bosnia and Herzegovina, they were...

Economist Who Predicted Global Financial Crisis States Crypto Apocalypse Has Arrived

Bitcoin keeps growing on Thursday. At press time, the cryptocurrency is trading at $ 7,559. This is equivalent to a daily increase in the...

Nigeria’s Border Closure: Government deserves support of Nigerians (2)

LAST week, I began an examination of the issues relating to the closure of Nigeria’s borders, its effect on the nation’s economy and production...

Eradicating unemployment with entrepreneurship

Support for entrepreneurs is key to Nigeria’s future. This was one of the issues highlighted during the 31st reunion meeting of the pioneer 1988...