mtn_logo XENOPHOBIA: MTN threatens that 6,000 Nigerians will lose their jobs if MTN leaves NIGERIA

MTN Nigeria says about 6,000 Nigerians will lose their jobs if MTN is made to leave Nigeria. Head of Communications MTN, Mr Wale Goodluck said this while reacting to calls by a protest group in Edo state yesterday that the telecommunications offices in Nigeria will be shut and their installations attacked if the xenophobic attacks […]

Home Office Headquaters Home Office ordered to bring back mother and five-year-old son deported to Nigeria

The Home Office has been ordered to arrange for a deported migrant family to be returned to Britain from Nigeria – in a landmark ruling that threatens to undermine the Government’s “deport first, appeal later” policy. Theresa May’s department will face contempt of court proceedings unless the woman and her five-year-old son are located and […]

11174823_701065030003189_428537757714299087_n Shocking pictures from South Africa’s xenophobic attacks: How immigrants are butchered and their shops looted

Finally, racism is tearing Mandela’s rainbow country apart. South African police detained more than 30 people overnight as xenophobic violence simmered around the economic hub Johannesburg, officials said on Saturday. Anti-foreigner violence that erupted in the country’s eastern port city of Durban several weeks ago has so far left at least six people dead, spreading […]

segun_agbaje GTBank Declares Q1 2015 PBT of N32.65 billion

Guaranty Trust Bank plc has released its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges. A review of the Q1 2015 results shows that the Bank continued on a strong growth trajectory, re-affirming its position as one of the most profitable and well managed financial […]

Past Covers (Volume 8)

image Opinion: Let the truth be told; Agbaje, you have godfathers!

While reading the excerpts of the media interaction of the gubernatorial candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Mr. Jimi Agbaje in The Guardian of January 23, 2015, and also watching his interview on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily by the trio of Chamberlin Usoh, Sulaiman Aladeh, and Maupe Ogun, the words of German […]

image ‘Jagaban’ cements reputation as Nigeria’s Svengali in Buhari win – FT reports

From his redoubt on Bourdillon road in upmarket Lagos, a man popularly known as the Jagaban cemented his reputation this week as a political Svengali with the role he played helping to orchestrate the downfall of Nigeria’s sitting president, Goodluck Jonathan. Bola Ahmed Tinubu, whose name comes from a chieftaincy title bestowed on him by […]

TAMPPAN President, DELE ODULE Congratulates Buhari.

Prince Dele Odule, the president of Theater Arts and Motion Picture Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN) has sent a congratulatory message to the president-elect, Gen. Mohammadu Buhari of All Progressive Congress over his victory at the last presidential poll. In a statement issued in Lagos yesterday, the actor salute all Nigerians for the peaceful conduct of […]

3mWLLKzFEkZzXhh5MHxJySvD8iMCGR68qzvp6Lu5CQIXsFMoG2wz1X4mOh9f31ZfiA2ySAi6QlfPTi9fHpWfxM4T2BXBfaCB-vDYataQDV-Nt5q-=w379-h388-nc Ambode Urges Lagosians to vote for continuity

Ambode has congratulated and thanked the people of Lagos for voting out the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Presidential election. He said he is particlalry grateful that the people of Lagos against all odds headed his plea for them to vote out the PDP for non-performance and cluelessness displayed in the management of the […]