Tag: NewsBreakers

Interviewing President Buhari | NewsBreakers

Interviewing President Buhari by Reuben AbatiI have been privileged to interview quite a number of world leaders in the course of my journalism career. These...

The power of Okugbe | NewsBreakers

By Francis EwheridoAs a chartered insurance practitioner, the enormous power of Okugbe (unity, togetherness and pulling of resources together) naturally resonates with me....

Deby, Kabila and Museveni | NewsBreakers

By Emeka ObasiField Marshal Idris Deby died in battle on April 20, 2021. His son, General Major Mahamat Deby, is the new leader...

Denial | NewsBreakers

Beyond the US, we held our breath on Tuesday waiting for the jury’s verdict following the trial of Derek Chauvin for the murder...

Osun receives Odumakin’s remains | NewsBreakers

Shina Abubakar, OsogboOfficials of Osun State Government on Friday received the corpse of Afenifere’s Spokesperson, Yinka Odumakin.The corpse arrived the Asejire, Osun-Oyo boundary...

Innocent Chukwuma (1966–2021) | NewsBreakers

The rude shock that astounded the human rights community recently was further amplified by the sudden death of Innocent Chukwuma. The post...

Pantami as a metaphor | NewsBreakers

By Ikechukwu AmaechiNIGERIANS are aghast, or so it seems, that Ali Isa Patami, the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, is, indeed, the...

Coronavirus: Latest global developments | NewsBreakers

The brutal new outbreak in India sets new records with more than 2,000 deaths in 24 hours as hospitals in New Delhi run...

Should I get pregnant? | NewsBreakers

 Dear Bunmi,My fiancé and I hope to get married soon, but haven’t set the date. We’ve done the traditional engagement, but he wants...

Amnesty’s scholars commend Dikio | NewsBreakers

The leadership of COSPAP at a briefing.Students have commended the interim administrator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Col Milland Dikio(rtd), for keeping to...

Businesses get anti-fraud solution | NewsBreakers

Telephone search engine and caller ID service, Truecaller, has introduced a new identity solution for businesses to bolster safety and eliminate fraud. ...

Smile explains service outage | NewsBreakers

Smile Nigeria has explained the recent network outage experienced by its customers. The company, in a statement, regretted the inconvenience the outage caused...

Prince Philip’s remarkable story | NewsBreakers

A supremely telling and affecting moment suddenly occurred during the late Prince Philip’s funeral in St George’s Chapel, Windsor on Saturday April 17;...

Tottenham sacks Jose Mourinho | NewsBreakers

Jose Mourinho has been sacked by Tottenham just six days before they play Manchester City in the League Cup final, the club announced...

Second coming of Christ | NewsBreakers

The time Christ will appear is unknown to anyone. Mark 13:32 gives us an insight; “But of that day and that hour knows...

Shettima, remember Jan ‘1966 | NewsBreakers

By Emeka ObasiThe Governor of Northern Nigeria, Sir Kashim Ibrahim was being held prisoner in the Brigade Major’s Office while many Northern Nigeria...

Acting in love | NewsBreakers

By Francis EwheridoThe field of counselling is a minefield; unless you navigate with care, you can easily step on mines. A friend walked...

Will 2023 polls hold? | NewsBreakers

A map of Nigeria•Nigeria faces third year of a decade challenges•How Nigeria surmounted 1953, 1963, 1973, 1983, 1993, 2003, 2013 hurdlesBy Clifford Ndujihe,...

Cybercrime needs holistic solutions | NewsBreakers

ON May 22, 2019, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, arrested a young proprietor of an alleged internet fraud training school located...

Buhari and his problems | NewsBreakers

Not a few compatriots, including commentators, intellectual columnists, and critics and analysts and dissectors such as yours truly, for instance, will not admit...

Inspiring confidence in government | NewsBreakers

By Donu KogbaraCOLONEL Milland Dixon Dikio (voluntarily retired) is a seasoned professional. He has been exposed to a multinational education. He has held...

Investors weigh-in macroeconomic trend | NewsBreakers

 •Lose N93bn despite market reboundBy Nkiruka NnoromHaving come to the end of the 2020 full year earning season where more than 70 percent...

Between nepotism and insecurity | NewsBreakers

THE Federal Government has once again sparked off controversy with the appointment of yet another Inspector General of Police from the North as...

Yinka Odumakin: Transition announcement | NewsBreakers

Monday, April 12, 2021The family of the late activist and Afenifere spokesman, Comrade Yinka Odumakin, on Monday announced the order of his funeral...

Okowa, Power and Agbor | NewsBreakers

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State.By NORBERT CHIAZORAgbor an old town that lays straddled on the northern fringes of Delta state is on...

Developmental Strides of AMAC | NewsBreakers

Nigerian FlagBy Abdul JelilThere are 774 local government councils in the country according to the amended 1999 constitution, but there are several Development...

Benin’s presidential election begins | NewsBreakers

Voting for the first round of Benin’s presidential election began on Sunday at most polling stations across the country.Approximately five million voters are...

Who is your Pastor? | NewsBreakers

By Simon Ifeanyi EzehThe Psalmist proclaimed in Ps 23 that the Lord is his Pastor, that he lacks nothing! Please, take time to...

Nigeria’s woeful water situation | NewsBreakers

YESTERDAY, March 22, 2021, was World Water Day, a universal annual celebration created to focus attention on the importance of one of the...

Death everywhere | NewsBreakers

By Francis EwheridoMy brother-in-law and friend, Emma EkeneOnuorah, came around last Saturday evening. Earlier in the day, the news of the death of...