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UK to borrow £394b to increase doctors’ pay, tackle recession

Govt slashes foreign aid budget The United Kingdom (UK) is set to borrow £394 billion to deal with the economic impact of the coronavirus...

Politics

APC presents official party magazine to Lawan

The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, has officially received and endorsed the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) monthly official magazine,...

Adamawa Senator Abbo defects to APC

Adamawa North Senator Ishaku Abbo has defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC). His defection trailed last week’s departure of Ebonyi State Governor Dave Umahi...

2023: Agreement on zoning should be honoured – Fashola tells APC leaders

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said although the issue of zoning was more of gentlemen’s agreements, it behoves on parties...

US election: Trump finally allows power transition to Biden

After two weeks of grandstanding, U.S. President Donald Trump has finally accepted to allow a transition of power to his potential successor, Joe Biden. In...

Bayelsa West bye-election: INEC says APC still has chance to participate

The All Progressives Congress (APC) and it’s candidate can still participate in the Dec. 5, Bayelsa West Senatorial bye-election, according to the Independent National...

Jonathan is exceptional democrat, says PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described former President Goodluck Jonathan as an exceptional democrat whose commitment to the unity, stability and development of...

Metro

Court orders Rep to produce Maina’s fleeing son within nine days

Ndume’s bail request for hearing Thursday Lawyers dumps Maina, applies to quit trial A Federal High Court in Abuja has given a House of...

Gunmen abduct medical doctor in Kogi, NMA cries out

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Kogi chapter, has appealed to security agencies and the state government to rescue Dr Azubuike Iheanacho, it’s member abducted...

Court jails mother, 2 children for trafficking teenager to Russia

A Benin High Court on Monday jailed a mother and her two children for trafficking a 19-year-old girl to Russia for sexual exploitation. The woman,...

Sport

Argentina legend Maradona dies at 60

Argentina football legend, Diego Maradona, widely regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time, has died at the age of 60. The Argentine...

COVID-19 Update

Business

Entertainment

MTV Africa Music Award (MAMA)

...to hold virtually MTV Africa and MTV Base announced the return of the continental flagship award show in 2021. The Iconic MTV Base celebration, MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA), which showcases...

Governor appoints Laycon, BBNaija winner 2020 as youth ambassador

Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun has appointed 26-year-old, winner of the reality television show, Big Brother Naija, Olamilekan Laycon Agbeleshe as a youth ambassador. The...

Nigerian Army sponsors big budget movie production in Enugu 

In the movie, popular Nollywood actor, Pete Edochie, was featured in a role with an outfit resembling Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, leader of the IMN,...

Pay me the N7m you owe me – Cynthia Morgan calls out Jude Okoye

Nigerian singer Cynthia Morgan has yet again called out her former record label boss Jude Okoye over the money Jude owes her. The singer in her...

Big Dreams Nigeria talent show for youths premieres  in FCT

Big Dreams Nigeria,  a  reality show geared toward discovering and developing young talents in acting and music, has premiered in the Federal Capital Territory...
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Education

ASUU Strike: Zonal chapters to review strike this week

Zonal chapters of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have said they will meet this week to review the union’s ongoing strike. The national...

ASSU/FG impasse: NANS plans nationwide mass protest, court action

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has resolved to organise a nationwide mass protest to press home its demand for the immediate reopening...

We are seeking swift completion of renegotiation with FG to suspend strike- ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says it is seeking swift completion of its ongoing renegotiations with the Federal Government to suspend the...

Easy way to check 2020 WAEC results

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has released results of the 2020 Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination(SSCE). WAEC had promised the results would be released...

Opinion

Skill acquisition way out of poverty – Okowa

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has underscored the importance of skill acquisition in the fight against unemployment and general poverty in the country. Okowa said...

Lekki Tollgate Shooting: Tinubu urges Govt to donate revenue to victims, denies alleged involvement

All Progressives Congress (APC) party leader, Bola Tinubu has proposed that revenue from the Lekki tollgate, Lagos State, be donated to confirmed victims of...

EndSARS protests: Full text of Buhari’s national broadcast

ADDRESS TO THE NATION BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE ENDSARS PROTESTS, 22ND OCTOBER, 2020 Fellow Nigerians, It...

SARS dissolution, an opportunity for peoples-focused police – Atiku

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on Sunday said that the dissolution of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) has offered Nigeria the opportunity to envision...

World News

UK to borrow £394b to increase doctors’ pay, tackle recession

Govt slashes foreign aid budget The United Kingdom (UK) is set to borrow £394 billion to deal with the economic impact of the coronavirus...

US election: Trump finally allows power transition to Biden

After two weeks of grandstanding, U.S. President Donald Trump has finally accepted to allow a transition of power to his potential successor, Joe Biden. In...

FG petitions CNN threatens legal action over EndSARS report

The Federal Government on Monday petitioned the Cable News Network (CNN), demanding “immediate and exhaustive investigation into its report on the Lekki Toll Gate...

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APC presents official party magazine to Lawan

The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, has officially received and endorsed the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) monthly official magazine,...

UK to borrow £394b to increase doctors’ pay, tackle recession

Govt slashes foreign aid budget The United Kingdom (UK) is set to borrow £394 billion to deal with the economic impact of the coronavirus...

MTV Africa Music Award (MAMA)

...to hold virtually MTV Africa and MTV Base announced the return of the continental flagship award show in 2021. The Iconic MTV Base celebration, MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA), which showcases...

Court orders Rep to produce Maina’s fleeing son within nine days

Ndume’s bail request for hearing Thursday Lawyers dumps Maina, applies to quit trial A Federal High Court in Abuja has given a House of...

Adamawa Senator Abbo defects to APC

Adamawa North Senator Ishaku Abbo has defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC). His defection trailed last week’s departure of Ebonyi State Governor Dave Umahi...

Argentina legend Maradona dies at 60

Argentina football legend, Diego Maradona, widely regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time, has died at the age of 60. The Argentine...

2023: Agreement on zoning should be honoured – Fashola tells APC leaders

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said although the issue of zoning was more of gentlemen’s agreements, it behoves on parties...

Buhari commissions 5,000bpd waltersmith modular refinery in Imo

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday inaugurated the 5,000 barrels per day Waltersmith Modular Refinery and performed the ground-breaking ceremony of the 45,000 barrels per day...

ASUU Strike: Zonal chapters to review strike this week

Zonal chapters of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have said they will meet this week to review the union’s ongoing strike. The national...

US election: Trump finally allows power transition to Biden

After two weeks of grandstanding, U.S. President Donald Trump has finally accepted to allow a transition of power to his potential successor, Joe Biden. In...

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Telcos in Ghana offer free packages to support fight against COVID-19

Telecommunication companies in Ghana are offering various free packages as their contribution to the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. According to a statement, the Telecommunications...

NCDC confirms 34 new COVID-19 cases in 5 states, as figure rises to 407

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 34 new positive cases of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). The latest cases were from Lagos, Kano,...

BREAKING: COVID-19: Chief of staff to president, Abba Kyari, passes on

Malam Abba Kyari, Chief of Staff to President  Muhammadu Buhari, has died of COVID-19 on Friday, Presidency announced. According to a press statement signed by...

BREAKING: Kano records first COVID-19 death, confirms 12 new cases

Kano State Ministry for Health has confirmed first COVID-19 death in the state. It also confirmed twelve new cases of coronavirus. “Wednesday, 15th April 2020. As...

COVID-19: Nigeria reports 35 new cases, confirmed cases hits 442 with 152 discharged, 13 deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 35 new cases of coronavirus in the country. They are 19 in Lagos, 9 in FCT,...

Nigeria gets debt relief

G20, China give green light Nigeria and 75 other countries have been granted debt service relief by the World Bank and China, The Nation...

DisCos, others get N200bn to boost power supply

The federal government has approved N200 billion for the power sector to improve gas supply to the power Generation Companies (GenCos) and boost electricity...

Presidential Lockdown: FRSC directs commanders to partner mobile courts to prosecute violators

Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has directed Sector Commanders in the Abuja and Lagos State to support Mobile Courts...
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