Tuesday 17 September, 2019
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Sports betting sites in Nigeria Many Nigerian football supporters and enthusiasts have greeted the new football season in major European countries with excitement and anticipation. In the next eight months, football crazy Nigerians will have...

By Optimum Times on Aug 13th, 2019

Sheikh Muhammad Yakubu, the brother of Sheikh Ibraheem Yakubu El-Zakzaky, the leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shi’ites, has reacted to the recent proscription of IMN. According to him, the proscription by the...

By Optimum Times on Aug 4th, 2019

Nelson Mandela News Analysis By OBIKE UKOH The late President Nelson Mandela of South Africa remains a household name globally because of his numerous outstanding achievements, impacts and legacies. Mandela, fondly called Madiba by his countrymen,...

By Optimum Times on Jul 23rd, 2019

Femi Adesina The Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Mr. Femi Adesina has insisted that the security situation in the country is better than the case in 2015. Mr Adeshina in an interview with THE CREST online newspaper,...

By Optimum Times on Jul 21st, 2019

TCN Managing Director, Usman Gur Mohammed ***Raises $1.661 Billion From Multinational Donors For Investments By CLEMENT NWOJI, Abuja (The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) as an intermediary between power Generation Companies (GenCos) and...

By Optimum Times on Jul 13th, 2019

SEC Acting DG, Mary Uduk By JOSHUA AFOLABI, Lagos People who are dishonest, or rash, or stupid will inevitably suffer the penalties of dishonesty, or rashness, or stupidity — Herbert Spencer Quite amusingly but with great lessons to...

By Optimum Times on Jul 6th, 2019

Pastor Fatoyinbo and Mrs Dakolo By GRACE KETEFE The issue of rape as a prevailing social scourge in Nigeria once again took the front burner of public discourse within past few days on the heels of disclosure by Busola Dakolo, the wife of the...

By Optimum Times on Jul 5th, 2019

By KAYODE KOLADE Unarguably, the decision, penultimate week to sanction the management of Oando Plc and the ensuing removal of its key directors by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), continues to generate a lot of commentaries and...

By Optimum Times on Jun 30th, 2019

By Sumaila Ogbaje, News Agency of Nigeria In 2003, the Olusegun Obasanjo administration liquidated Nigeria Airways, the government-owned national carrier, because it had failed as a business. However, succeeding administrations and aviation...

By Optimum Times on Jun 26th, 2019

Justice Ayokunle Faji of the Federal High Court in Lagos will on Monday, June 24, 2019,  begin hearing of arguments between counsels to the sacked Group Managing Director of Oando Plc, Jubril Adewale Tinubu and his long time deputy, Omamofe...

By Optimum Times on Jun 23rd, 2019