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Nigerians lucky to have President like Buhari – Femi Adesina

Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammad Buhari, has said that Nigerians were lucky...

Reps accuse NDDC of illegal spending, insist on probe

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday, took swipes on the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), describing it as a...

Nigeria records 276 new cases of COVID-19, total now 8,344

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 276 new Covid-19 cases, increasing the total number of infections in the...

El-Rufai extends Kaduna lockdown by 2 weeks

Governor Nasir El-Rufai has extended the Kaduna lockdown by two weeks. The lockdown order was conveyed by his deputy, Dr...

Governors meet over Buhari’s Executive Order on State legislatures, Judiciary financial autonomy

Governors of the 36 States of the federation under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum will meet on Wednesday...

EEDC warns against building under high tension lines, as woman, daughter die from electrocution in Enugu

The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) has condoled the...

Naked women protest isolation of Prodest Hotel manager

Half-naked and angry elderly Ogoni women on Tuesday stormed...

COVID-19: Lagos Govt gives update on reopening of schools

The Lagos State government has explained that it does not have the authority to unilaterally order the reopening of...

Coronavirus: Why Africa has least cases, deaths in the world – WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has given the reason why Africa has been able to manage COVID-19 against the...

Suspended kingmakers threaten to sue Fayemi

The suspended kingmakers of Orin Ekiti, Ido/Osi Local Government Area of Ekiti State have threatened to take legal action...

Legislative Autonomy: Group lauds Buhari’s executive order 10, says it’s pro-poor

A pro-masses group, Save the Poor Coalition (SPC), has...

INEC releases framework for conducting elections during COVID-19 pandemic

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Professor Mahmood...

Nigerians lucky to have President like Buhari – Femi Adesina

Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity...

Reps accuse NDDC of illegal spending, insist on probe

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday, took swipes on...

Nigeria records 276 new cases of COVID-19, total now 8,344

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 276 new...

Politics

Reps accuse NDDC of illegal spending, insist on probe

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday, took swipes on...

Victims of 2019 presidential election violence get N450m from Wike

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike, has made good his...

Alleged fraud: Step aside, submit yourself for investigation now, PDP charges Lagos Speaker

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa,...

South-East Governors reject IGP’s community policing template

The South-East zone, on Sunday, declared that it would not implement the community policing template rolled out by the...

Alleged forgery: Bayelsa deputy gov asks tribunal to quash subpoena against him

  Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, has asked the state governorship tribunal sitting in Abuja to vacate the subpoena...

Photos: Governor Bello, deputy, aides celebrate tribunal victory

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has celebrated his victory at the tribunal with his deputy governor, Edward Onoja and...

Business

NNPC says top management appointments on merit

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says its appointments always adhere to the principle...

Governor Sanwo-Olu explains gradual re-opening of Lagos’ economy

Lagos State government has set in motion the process of re-opening its economy, with the...

Don’t hike prices, FG tells traders, transporters, others

The Federal Government has appealed to traders not to hike prices of food items...

Entertainment

MTV Shuga Naija Season 4 Review

MTV Shuga Naija has been around since late 2013...

Nigeria submits Genevieve Nnaji’s ‘Lionheart’ 2020 Oscars

Genevieve Nnaji’s ‘Lionheart’ has been picked as Nigeria's submission...

#BBNaija: Housemates watch in awe as Khafi, Gedoni have sex without caution

Big Brother Housemates, Khafi and Gedoni, were again caught...

#MotivationMonday: Watch Tyler Perry’s emotional speech at BET awards

The producer, director, and writer, Tyler Perry, has again...

Burna Boy wins Best International Act at 2019 BET awards

Afro-fusion star, Burna Boy, has clinched the “Best International...

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Opinion

Opinion: The bell tolls not for Adesina but for Africa by Cesar A. MBA ABOGO

COVID-19 is severely testing Africa’s social, economic and political resilience. While it is true...

Opinion: Between COVID-19 and Boko Haram by Tayo Ogunbiyi

These, indeed, are unusual times for mankind. Like never before, natural disasters, poverty, hunger,...

Opinion: COVID-19 and Nigerian bank by Reuben Abati

The COVID-19 pandemic has reshaped the entire world – the future of everything and...

If you can’t take blows brother, don’t throw blows, by Femi Adesina

Let me start by giving due credit for this headline, which is not original...

Health

COVID-19: Nigerian Govt issues warning against seeking home-based treatment

The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, has warned Nigerians against seeking home-based solutions in...

FG to Nigerians: Prepare for the worst on COVID-19

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has told Nigerians to prepare for the...

Coronavirus: A’Ibom Govt sends message to residents

With the confirmation of the deadly Coronavirus case in Nigeria, the Akwa Ibom Government...

Police nabs alleged fake medical doctor in Osun

The Police Command, Zone XI, in Osogbo, Osun State on Thursday said it had...

Sports

Coronavirus: Health comes first, no match is worth risking a life – FIFA President

The President of Fédération Internationale de Football Association, FIFA, Gianni Infantino has said that...

NBA star, Marcus Smart donates blood for Covid-19 study

Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart, confirmed on Tuesday night that he plans to donate...

Mikel Obi’s contract with Turkish club Trabzonspor terminated by mutual consent

Former captain John Obi Mikel parted ways with Turkish club, Trabzonspor, on Tuesday. Mikel...

Mikel Arteta: Arsenal manager tests positive for coronavirus

English Premier League postponed earlier this week a much-anticipated football match between Manchester City...

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The Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures in Nigeria...

Coronavirus: FG makes clarifications on reopening of schools

The Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, has...

Sack of TCN boss pits SGF against COS

The sack of the former managing director of the Transmission...