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Opinion:Udom The Man Who Sees Tomorrow-Ralph Edem

  By Raph Edem   The 1981 movie, The man who saw tomorrow narrates the story of the French-born physicist and seer, Michel de Nostredame, known more popularly by the Latinized version of his name, Nostradamus. He was reputed to have the uncanny, metaphysical ability to predict what will happen in the future. There is a long list of happenings ... Read More »

Calabar Restaurant owner arrested for poisoning customers

Many customers were said to have died Saturday after an restaurant owner in Ogoja, Cross River State, allegedly put poison in the food he sold them. The eatery operator, it was leant, last night, confessed to the crime. The suspect, Paul Armond, who has been arrested by the police, was said to be undergoing interrogation. Dr. Patrick Ubi, Medical Superintendent, ... Read More »

Why Zenith Bank suspended N100billion public offer

Zenith Bank has  given reasons for the suspension of its Initial Public Offer which as to raise N100 billion fresh funds. The management made a volte-face at its 26th Annual General Meeting (AGM) held in Lagos thus aborting the plan at the meeting. Expectedly, shareholders of the bank approved the request of the board to step down the plan to ... Read More »

Swiss Authorities probes Addax Petroleum over bribery in Nigerua

Geneva Prosecutor’s Office is investigating the Chief Executive Officer of Addax Petroleum, Geneva operations, Zhang Yi, over allegations of crime in the company’s business in Nigeria, it was learnt. Although the details of his offence are being kept secret by the company, the management of Addax Petroleum Nigeria Limited confirmed he was being investigated. According to Reuters report, a criminal ... Read More »

Lagos @50: Hollyfield to fight Tinubu with Soyinka as Referee

Evander Holyfield, legendary five-time World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, has formally announced the most anticipated exhibition boxing match that is billed to take place in Lagos on Thursday, May 25 at the Eko Atlantic City. It will be beamed Live from Lagos, Nigeria to the world. The top-bill charity-focused showbiz event is the first of its kind on the African continent, ... Read More »