If You Give up the Will to Live, You Will Die – New Study

Can you die simply by giving up the will to live?  Yes, concludes a new study, led by Dr. John Leach from the University of Portsmouth in the UK. The first-of-its-kind study looked at the phenomenon of “give-up-itis” – a word used for what is medically known as “psychogenic death”. How is this possible? The research says “give-up-itis” can be […]

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CBN: Nigeria’s Monthly Import Bill drops by 75.9%

The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has revealed that the various initiatives aimed at encouraging domestic production, have resulted in Nigeria’s monthly import bill falling significantly from $665.4 million in January 2015, to $160.4 million as at October 2018, representing a drop by 75.9 per cent and an implied savings […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Sunday, December 9, 2018

PUNCH Lagos-Ibadan rail: Chinese firm worries over robbery, theft Consumers are becoming very choosy MD, Guinness Independent marketers lament inadequate fuel supply Bayelsa wants full benefits of oil, gas deals $1.6bn power investments raise transmission capacity to 8,000MW ITF trainees make N100m monthly from palm oil sale IAEA assesses Nigerias nuclear regulatory performance, others Electoral […]

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EXPOSED: Majority of Those Who Voted for Buhari in 2015 Did not Have PVC. Fraud? – Investigation

At least 13.5 million Nigerians voted manually in the 2015 presidential election, according to data from the Independent and National Electoral Commission (INEC). The data, obtained by DeepDive Intelligence, shows that President Muhammadu Buhari, then candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), won in nine of the 10 most-affected states. Notwithstanding, the non-use of PVCs during […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Saturday, December 8, 2018

BUSINESSDAY AfDB targets 14m people with $258m intervention projects in North East NASS workers threaten to stall 2019 budget presentation over unpaid allowances Signing Electoral amendment bill may disrupt 2019 general elections, says Buhari National Sports Festival kicks off with 11,000 athletes Nigeria government remains complacent about malnutrition’- Experts Polaris is temporary intervention prior to […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday December 7, 2018

BUSINESSDAY Nigeria needs a president with clear blueprint on solving Apapa jigsaw Reps call for approval of $2bn to complete Ajaokuta Steel company Prominent Benin residents support Obaseki’s call for withdrawal of BEDC operating licence Anambra proposes N157.1bn for 2019 budget Ease of doing business yielding positive results ‘ Enelamah How to improve healthcare delivery […]

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ECOCIDE IN THE NIGER DELTA: Why The Silence? by Afoegba Goody

We are committing Ecocide in the Niger Delta with the manner IOC’s conduct their business and regulatory agencies become their partners in crime. We have forgotten the environmental problems of the Niger Delta due to the general hardship in the country. There are about five hundred (500) environmental laws in Nigeria yet we don’t know […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Thursday, December 6, 2018

BUSINESSDAY Apapa gridlock set to ease as work on Ijora Bridge completed CSL stockbrokers see widen fiscal deficit in 2018 on FG’s revenue shortfalls Amosun disburses N72m for community projects in Ogun Shun acts that can trigger civil war, Ambode tells Nigerians Arbitration in Nigeria: The dawn of a new era of readiness and willingness […]

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Ruling by Example, New Mexican President Lopez Obrador Rejects Presidential Plane for Commercial Flight

Can you imagine boarding a commercial flight and finding out the person sitting next to you is the President of Mexico? It could actually happen. It’s only been three days since Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador took office, but some of his campaign promises are already in motion. During his leftist bid for presidency, Lopez Obrador vowed […]

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