First Lagos Tourism Summit Berths

The tourism policy question has been a knotty one which has plagued Nigeria since independence. Whereas her contemporaries on the continent are reaping great rewards from the sub-economy, Nigeria is just beginning to tap into its real potentials, especially with the adoption of the Tourism Satellite Accounts (TSA) in the computation of its statistics. Realising that much could be derived […]

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My Vision and Mission 2025 and the Values I Profess

By Fela Durotoye I think the vision that God breathed into my heart was first received on the 23rd November 2004 and God had said to me that by December 31, 2025 that Nigeria will be undoubtedly the world’s most desirable nation to live in and he said go and build me the people that will build the nation. On May 25 […]

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Savouring Emirates’ Exceptional In-flight Services  

Frequent travelers believe that the best way to judge an airline is from its Business Class experience. One airline that has taken this mantra to heart is Emirates, one of the top Gulf airlines. Cue into its inflight entertainment onboard the B777-200 on the Dubai-Lagos route and you won’t be disappointed.   Suffice to say, ICE comprising Information, Communication and […]

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Issues Arising from Abacha Loot

By Femi Ayelabowo I just finished reading a syndicated story in some online news portals of April 9, 2018 with the headline: ‘Abacha Loot: Adeosun blocks $17m dubious payment to Malami’s lawyers.’ From the headline, the objective of the report was clear: to assert that the payment of $17 million to the lawyers that the Attorney General of the Federation […]

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Senate Invasion: How security was compromised

…Plot to remove Saraki, reinstate Omo-Agege …Dino, Abaribe’s absence aborted ‘impeachment’ …There will not be change of leadership—Saraki …It was an attempted coup – Ahman Aliyu Pategi …We’ll hold Executive responsible for any harm on lawmakers —Ohaneze …Invasion a threat to democracy – Ekweremadu …NLC calls for probe …NLC calls for probe …Embarrassment on our security structure— Ekweremadu By Emmanuel […]

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Ebenezer Obey’s 76th birthday gift to Nigerian youths

BY ROTIMI AGBANA Instead of throwing a lavish party to mark his 76th birthday as people would expect, music legend, Evangelist Ebenezer Obey-Fabiyi, seized the event to impact lives as well as give back to the society, especially the younger generation. Evangelist Ebenezer Obey Obey, who clocked 76 on April 3, said despite expectations that he would paint the town […]

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Global Crude Oil outlook

Oil prices rose Thursday to their highest since late 2014 as U.S. crude inventories declined, moving closer to five-year averages, with reports that, top exporter, Saudi Arabia is seeking to push oil prices higher. File photo Brent crude oil futures LCOc1 rallied as high as $74.44 a barrel, the strongest since Nov. 27, 2014, the day that OPEC decided to […]

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Tale of A Royal Father SANS “Olori” 

Apart from his royal status, the Ooni of ife,  Oba Adeyeye Babatunde Enitan Ogunwusi, has all it takes to be admired and loved by women: he is  handsome, rich and vocal. Besides, he carries himself with candour and is every woman’s dream partner. However, it is surprising that since his marriage to beautiful Olori Wuraola Otiti crashed, he is yet […]

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Stephen Onaola’s passion  

 It was popular TV star, Oprah Winfrey, who was quoted to have said, “Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.” Perhaps, this is the motivating factor behind the success story of Stephen Onaola. While growing up, he was known to be enamoured of enchanting lighting. Much later in life, he took the bold […]

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Ex-Oyo Commissioner, Iyiola Hameed, Honoured

It was a day of glory recently when Hon. Iyiola Ambali Hameed, a former Commissioner for Agriculture in Oyo State, was installed the Ekerin Balogun Onijaye of Ijaye land in Ibadan by the Onijaiye of Ijaiye, His Royal Highness, Oba Lasisi Oladimeji Akano (Alemulera1). The colourful ceremony, which held at the Onijaye Palace, Ijaye Orile, Akinyele Local Government Area of […]

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