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Engr. Ifeoluwa Oyedele The Council of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) is set on Friday to confer its Fellowship, the highest honour of membership in Engineering profession, on Engr. IfeOluwa Oyedele, an Executive Director, Engineering...

By Optimum Times on Mar 21st, 2019

Mr. Olisa Agbakoba, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria and former President, Nigeria Bar Association, in this interview, explains why he feels it is not necessary for Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the defeated Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential...

President Buhari By FEMI ADESINA Twice on Wednesday, President Muhammadu Buhari displayed an uncommon generosity of spirit. We had set forth at dawn, shortly before 5 a.m, to visit the presidential campaign office in Central Area of Abuja....

By Optimum Times on Mar 2nd, 2019

The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has vowed to contest in Court the outcome of the just concluded presidential election, which saw the incumbent president, Muhammadu Buhari, being declared the...

By CLEMENT NWOJI, Abuja Father of Professor, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the Obi of Ogwashi-Uku, Prof. Chukwuka Okonjo, 90-years, has expressed deep concerns over the spate of electoral violence in Nigeria. This is even as he urged all to tolerate...

Atiku at the NEC meeting of PDP   At the PDP National Executive Council meeting in Abuja Tuesday, Atiku Abubakar who is the party’s presidential candidate, tells party stalwarts that the party is at the edge of victory and urges them...

By Optimum Times on Feb 20th, 2019

Pope Francis gathers bishops from around the world at the Vatican this week for a hotly-awaited summit on tackling the wave of child sex abuse scandals assailing the Catholic Church. The heads of around 100 bishops’ conferences from every...

An International Media personality and presenter, George Chukwu, has revealed some details surrounding an alleged deal that led to the release of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, by the Nigeria Government. In...

By Optimum Times on Feb 7th, 2019

President Buhari By ACHILLEUS-CHUD UCHEGBU In 2015, President Muhammadu Buhari jerked up the pump price of petrol from N87 to N145. With that action, he pumped-up inflation by more than 100 percent. The market was quick in responding. Family...

By Optimum Times on Feb 5th, 2019

Acting CJN, Tanko Mohammed taking Oath of office By CLEMENT NWOJI, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has explained that he suspended Justice Walter Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) in compliance with an order served on him “a...

By Optimum Times on Jan 26th, 2019