Emmanuel Ogbeche

Dankwambo, Kwankwaso, others debate plans for oil sector

Some presidential aspirants have given an indication that they will be marshaling their plans and programmes for the oil and gas sector of Nigeria’s economy and convince the electorate of their capacity and readiness to ensure economic growth and development of the country.

The event slat [...]

Sun, 30 September 2018

Why I will be different if elected - Adaora

Screen diva, Adaora Onyechere, has thrown her hat into the ring, contesting for the Imo state House of Assembly, Okigwe constituency. Adaora who was a regular feature of the AIT flagship programme Kakaki, in this interview says it is not enough to sit by the sidelines and talk policy, but abou [...]

Sat, 29 September 2018

PERISCOPE For Dogara, it is return of the prodigal





There comes a time when all that validates a man is his action and not words. Last Thursday, after weeks of speculations, the Speaker of the House of Reps, Yakubu Dogara, dispelled all notions as to where his polit [...]

Sun, 23 September 2018

How Ganduje is winning the education war

There is a general consensus that education remains the main bulwark in nation building, poverty eradication and better life. Little wonder that Marian Wright Edelman, the American activist for the rights of children, president and founder of the Children's Defense Fund, said; “Education is [...]

Sun, 23 September 2018

Adeleke Sat For May/April 1981 Exams – WAEC

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has put to rest claims in some quarters that the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the September 21 Osun gubernatorial election, Sen. Ademola Adeleke, has not school certificate.

The exams body on Wednesday in Abuja said Adeleke sat [...]

Sun, 23 September 2018

Abuja landlord in incest mess with teenage daughter

An Abuja landlord is caught in an incest mess with his 17 year old daughter, a situation that has made her attempting suicide twice.

A petition by an Abuja based NGO sent to the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, a copy of which was seen by our correspondent, the girl (names withh [...]

Fri, 14 September 2018

Eating in 10-hour window can override disease-causing genetic defects

Scientists at the Salk Institute found that mice lacking the biological clocks thought to be necessary for a healthy metabolism could still be protected against obesity and metabolic diseases by having their daily access to food restricted to a 10-hour window.

The work, which appeared in the jo [...]

Fri, 14 September 2018

PERISCOPE Ambode on the cross

In the hope that I’m not committing heresy, Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s take in the Life Together: The Classic Exploration of Christian Community, is very telling in the Catch 22 situation that Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state has found himself.

It emerged last week that the gover [...]

Thu, 13 September 2018


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