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  • August 1, 2021 3:41 am

Again, Resident Doctors begin strike tomorrow

From Fred Ezeh, Abuja Resident doctors under the umbrella of National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) have unanimously agreed to withdraw their services nationwide, effective Monday, August 2. This, they…

Telcos can deliver upgrade for e-transmission of poll results in 12 months –ALTON president

The President of the Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria, Mr Gbenga Adebayo, speaks to TOBI AWORINDE on the technology of electronic transmission in transmitting election results and how…

Buhari: A president with Plan B

TOBI AWORINDE examines the reliance of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd), on foreign healthcare and education for himself and his family, while critical institutions at home continue to…

COVID-19: Aviation, hospitality industries worst-hit sectors, say Ikeja Hotels

The management of Ikeja Hotel Plc has given assurances to its shareholders that it would look carefully into their concerns, address the grey areas, and bring the company back to…

Nigeria needs sustainable aviation fuel, say environmentalists

Environmentalists have said that Nigeria should take a cue from the United Kingdom’s Sustainable Aviation Fuel plan in a bid to curb the carbon dioxide emissions caused by air travel.…

NACCIMA wants states to improve ease of doing business

The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines, and Agriculture has advised state governments to collaborate with the private sector in their states to improve the ease of doing…

Human growth hormone, the substance that sent Okagbare out of Tokyo 2020

The Athletics Integrity Unit provisionally suspended Team Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare with immediate effect after a sample collected from the sprinter tested positive for human growth hormone. The AIU, which is…

Ex-Leeds defender Terry Cooper dies at 77

Former Leeds and England defender Terry Cooper has died at the age of 77, the Premier League club announced on Saturday. Left-back Cooper won 20 caps and played at the…