Tuesday, 25th January 2022
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3 days ago
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, expressed condolences to the family of the five-year-old school girl, Hanifa Abubakar, whose body was discovered in a shallow grave
3 days ago
The Rivers State government has taken over the prosecution of Chidiebere Okoroafor, a pastor of a new generation in Oyigbo local council of the state, who allegedly murdered
3 days ago
“Happy New Year’’ “Happy New Year my guy, 2022 has started on a good note” “Really? How?” “Well, if the exploits of the Super Eagles at the ongoing African Cup of Nations is anything to go by, it is a sign of glad tidings” “Hahaha, you have started again. What kind of superstitious belief is…
3 days ago
The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, African Qualifiers Third Round draw will be conducted today in Douala, Cameroon. The draw will start at 16:00 local time (15:00 GMT, 17:00 CAT)...
3 days ago
The Lagos State Police Command has restored normalcy in Lagos Island area of the state after rival groups of hoodlums clashed and disrupted activities.
3 days ago
A number of diseases peak during the dry season – usually between October and May– because the season comes with high temperatures and low humidity
Breaking News:
1 day ago
All eyes will be on the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) today, as it commences what many have described as a very significant meeting in Abuja amid concerns about rising prices and economic growth.
1 day ago
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has released guidelines for the newly-introduced electronic invoicing (e-invoicing) and evaluator for exporters and importers, saying the process commences on February 1, 2022.
1 day ago
Former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, has said that the late winner of June 12, 1993 presidential election, Moshood Abiola was not killed, rather he died after falling ill in detention.
1 day ago
Two females and another two narrowly escaped death yesterday, when a Lagos-Kano bound train smashed a commercial tricycle on a level crossing along Obasanjo Road in Kano.
1 day ago
The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has described the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) planned nationwide protest against fuel subsidy removal as unnecessary and misplaced priority.

News

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Chairman of the Atiku Abubakar Campaign Technical Committee, Raymond Dokpesi, yesterday, said the South East should wait for another five years till 2027 to produce the president of Nigeria.
1 hour ago
With all things considered, the Federal Government, yesterday, soft-pedalled on its initial plan to remove subsidy on petrol, setting aside its much-trumpeted Petroleum Industry Act...
1 hour ago
Unknown gunmen, yesterday, assassinated the traditional ruler of Agodo village in Ewekoro local council of Ogun State, Oba Ayinde Odetola, and four of his aides...
2 hours ago
The battle over the region to produce Nigeria’s next President took another dimension, yesterday, as over 1,000 Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) barricaded the headquarters...
2 hours ago
President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Olumide Akpata, yesterday, hinted that a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) and six other lawyers believed to have aided judges...
2 hours ago
Amid dangers associated with ‘hanging on buses’ along the major highways, Lagos officials have cautioned those engaging in the practice to put a stop to it, as traffic law prohibiting
2 hours ago
national Coordinator of the National Social Investment Programmes (NSIP), Dr. Umar Buba Bindir, disclosed this, yesterday, at the opening of a result-based monitoring
2 hours ago
Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, yesterday, announced that registration for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and Direct Entry examination will commence
2 hours ago
The Bayelsa Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ben Nebolisa, and the state Director of State Security Services, Mr. Mohammed Abdullahi, presented Mr. Otokito to Governor Douye Diri

Sports

1 hour ago
Nigeria’s exit from the ongoing Cameroon 2021 Africa Cup of Nations after losing 0-1 to Tunisia in the Round of 16, according to sources, has dashed Eguavoen’s hopes of keeping the job permanently...
2 hours ago
Nigeria Football Federation President, Amaju Melvin Pinnick, on Sunday, commended the efforts of the Super Eagles despite a 0-1 loss to Tunisia in their Africa Cup of Nations
2 hours ago
At Egypt 2019 AFCON, many football-loving Nigerians put the blame for Super Eagles defeat to Algeria in the semifinals on the shoulders of goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi.
2 hours ago
Super Eagles Forward, Moses Simon, believes the team’s defeat by Tunisia in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon is not enough for Nigerians to call them bad names.
2 hours ago
Former National Team Winger, Felix Owolabi, has absolved Coach Augustine Eguavoen of blame for Super Eagles’ disappointing exit at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations
2 hours ago
Former Cote d’Ivoire defender, Kolo Toure, has expressed his displeasure with a post published by former Egypt star, Amr Zaki, reports kingfut.com.

Latest

1 hour ago
Chairman of the Atiku Abubakar Campaign Technical Committee, Raymond Dokpesi, yesterday, said the South East should wait for another five years till 2027 to produce the president of Nigeria.
1 hour ago
With all things considered, the Federal Government, yesterday, soft-pedalled on its initial plan to remove subsidy on petrol, setting aside its much-trumpeted Petroleum Industry Act...
1 hour ago
Unknown gunmen, yesterday, assassinated the traditional ruler of Agodo village in Ewekoro local council of Ogun State, Oba Ayinde Odetola, and four of his aides...
1 hour ago
Nigeria’s exit from the ongoing Cameroon 2021 Africa Cup of Nations after losing 0-1 to Tunisia in the Round of 16, according to sources, has dashed Eguavoen’s hopes of keeping the job permanently...

Editorial

2 hours ago
Nothing could have demonstrated the travesty of justice commonly attributed to the justice system in the country better than the reported case of 19 persons arrested,

Features

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President, Association of Communication Scholars and Professionals of Nigeria (ACSPN), Prof. Umaru Pate, has said a new communication curriculum that will revolutionalise

Editor's Pick

17 Jan
The Supreme Court has reversed its earlier dismissal of an appeal by GTBank against a N2.4 billion judgment given in favour of Innoson Motors Nigeria Limited by the Court of Appeal in Ibadan, Oyo State.
17 Jan
Vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 general election, Peter Obi, has pleaded with Nigerians to give him more time to consult before deciding on whether or not to contest the 2023 presidential poll.
17 Jan
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has declared sit-at-home on January 18, 2022 to solidarise with its leader Nnamdi Kanu as the Umuahia High Court hears Kanu’s fundamental human rights enforcement suit against the Federal Government.
17 Jan
Bayelsa State chapter of International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) has filed a petition to the state Commissioner of Police over alleged trafficking of two girls for prostitution.

Business

2 hours ago
The European Union (EU) has disclosed its commitment towards extending the Coordinated Maritime Presences (CMP) programme, enabling it to continue to deploy
2 hours ago
“Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes,”
2 hours ago
From BudgIT Foundation came a revelation that the Nigerian extractive industry has functioned as a pander used to cushion the needs of very few highly placed in the society.

Columnists

2 hours ago
Mandatory COVID vaccination, if I may reiterate for the umpteenth time, is illegal. Mandatory COVID restrictions are also illegal.
2 hours ago
These reports usually offer an overall, judgment about whether an election was free and fair, which is not necessarily immune to politicization because of the stakes that may be involved.
2 hours ago
We have no way of knowing whether or not Mr Novak Djokovic, Serbia’s global tennis talisman would have won the Australian Open this year. If he did he would

Guardian Life

1 day ago
Do you feel hesitant to ask your partner about committing at first because you aren’t quite sure that this is what they want for the long term? Do you suddenly develop cold feet when you want to ask real relationship questions not because you are afraid that this is who you want, but you are…
1 day ago
Yam is one of nature’s gifts that has variety: Fried yam, boiled yam, pounded yam. While all these are more familiar in Nigeria, we’d be looking at yam balls. Wondering what that is? I have got you. INGREDIENTS Yam (Diced) All-purpose flour Onion (Chopped) Cooking oil Butter Sardine Egg (Separate egg white from yolk) Bread…
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Picture this, you set a nail appointment, arrive at the store, and your nail tech asks, what shape? Before you respond, you should probably give a second thought to what each nail shape means. As the beauty world evolves, nails have not been left behind; nail shapes, styles, and colours have grown in the last…
1 day ago
Famous French designer Thierry Mugler died aged 73. A statement on his official Facebook account that confirmed Mugler’s death read "We are devastated to announce the passing of Mr Manfred Thierry Mugler on Sunday, January 23rd 2022.” Mugler was known for his iconic looks with broad shoulders and sharp tailoring inspired by 1940s and 50s…

Guardian TV

1 day ago
Saying they feel exposed in the face of an Islamist insurgency rampant across the Sahel region, soldiers have taken to national television to confirm the ousting of President Kaboré. But what will a coup change in yet another poor, landlocked nation where radicals seem to prey on the vulnerabilities borne of population growth in the countryside?
1 day ago
Saying they feel exposed in the face of an Islamist insurgency rampant across the Sahel region, soldiers have taken to national television to confirm the ousting of President Kaboré. But what will a coup change in yet another poor, landlocked nation where radicals seem to prey on the vulnerabilities borne of population growth in the countryside?
1 day ago
People arriving in England from abroad will no longer have to take Covid-19 tests if they have been vaccinated, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday, ahead of an expected announcement.
1 day ago
Survivors recall moment truck crashed before explosion that flattened village in Ghana