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Nigerian Media: Balancing Professionalism, Advocacy And Busines-Azubuike Ishiekwene

  By Azu Ishiekwene   What, really, is the business of the media? I suspect that if this question were opened to the floor there would be as many answers as there are editors. You might also be surprised that even editors working in the same media organisation would have significantly different answers.   There’s nothing wrong with that. There ... Read More »

Nigerians urged to Imbibe Rotary Spirit Of Giving as Rot. Ubanozie formerly becomes President

A financial expert and Executive Director of Heritage Bank Plc, Mr. Jude Monye has said that the world and indeed Nigeria will be a better place if everyone imbibes the spirit of giving and service to humanity for which Rotary International is known across the globe. Monye gave this charge when he delivered a keynote address entitled: ‘Giving’ at the ... Read More »

Former Akwa Ibom First Lady is dead!

FORMER First Lady of Akwa Ibom State, Obongawan Imoh Isemin, is dead. She died in the early hours of yesterday. Imoh was the wife of the first civilian governor of Akwa Ibom State, late Obong Akpan Isemin, who ruled the state from January 2, 1992 to December 18, 1993.  Until her demise, she was a stakeholder of the All Progressives ... Read More »

WAFU Cup: Nigeria, Ghana to play final

Arch rivals Ghana and Nigeria will meet Sunday in the West African Football Union Cup of Nations final with a record $100,000 (840,000 euros) first prize at stake. The teams also met at the group stage of the biennial regional competition with Nigeria emerging 2-0 winners against the host nation. On Thursday, Nigeria edged 10-man Benin 1-0 and Ghana defeated ... Read More »

PDP Suspends Ifeanyi Ubah, Queries Kashamu

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday suspended Ifeanyi Ubah, its Anambra State Gubernatorial Aspirant, for one month over matters related to indiscipline. Mr Dayo Adeyeye, PDP National Caretaker Committee, Publicity Secretary, disclosed this while briefing newsmen at the party’s National Secretariat in Abuja. Adeyeye also disclosed that the party had referred Ubah and Sen. Buruji Kashamu, representing Ogun East Senatorial ... Read More »

Osoba Confesses “I just had Prostrate Cancer Operation”

Veteran Journalist and former Governor of Ogun State, Aremo Olusegun Osoba has revealed that he had just successfully had a prostrate cancer operation. The amiable gentleman broke the news today during the All Nigerian Editors Conference (ANEC 2017) where he revealed that there was no big deal about disclosing the kind of ailment one has expecially someone who was his ... Read More »