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Suspected killers of Ondo monarch apprehended — Amotekun

The Ondo State Security Agency Network, the Amotekun, on Wednesday, said it had arrested some persons in connection with the killing of the Olufon...

HIV/AIDS: No condom, no sex – sex workers

As Nigerians prepare for the World AIDS Day, commercial sex workers in Sokoto say they have adopted the principle of “no condom, no sex”...

Moderna applies for authorisation of COVID-19 vaccine in U.S., EU

U.S. firm Moderna said it would submit its Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine for emergency use authorisation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and conditional...

Trump sends ‘get well’ message to injured Biden

US president-elect Joe Biden has a foot fracture and will likely have to wear a medical boot, his team said Sunday after the 78-year-old...

Electoral bill: INEC workers, security agents, others to take oath before poll duties

Permanent and ad hoc staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission, as well as security agents to be deployed for election duties, may be...

FG demands apology from UK over Gowon looting claim

Nigeria is seeking an apology from the British government over what the federal government called unsubstantiated claim by a member of its parliament that...

Tens of thousands protest in France against controversial police law

More than 130,000 people joined demonstrations across France on Saturday against police brutality and a controversial new security law, according to AFP news agency,...

Trump loses appeal in Pennsylvania court over voter fraud claims

A federal appeals court in Pennsylvania has rejected an appeal by U.S. President Donald Trump in a lawsuit alleging massive voter fraud, saying that...

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...

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...
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BREAKING: Escaped Maina extradited to Nigeria

The Nigeria Police on Thursday extradited Abdulrashid Abdullahi Maina, former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), to Nigeria from Niamey, Niger Republic,...

England to make sure medical records show receivers of COVID-19 vaccine

Efforts are under way in England to make sure that medical records reflect who received the soon-to-be-rolled-out Pfizer/BioNTech Coronavirus vaccine, England’s deputy chief medical...

Global access to COVID-19 vaccine can bring $153bn to 10 major economies

Global equitable access to the vaccine against the coronavirus can result in at least 153 billion dollars worth of profits for 10 major economies,...

Trump running out of time to solidify immigration agenda after U.S. election loss

President Donald Trump’s administration is pushing to finalise new immigration restrictions before his term ends in January, according to three senior homeland security officials. This...