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4 hours ago
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have foiled a fresh bid by drug cartels to export tramadol, 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA), commonly known
5 hours ago
There are indications that only 19 states are at different stages of implementing Universal Health Coverages (UHC) through the establishment of health insurance schemes
5 hours ago
The continuous and seemingly unending depreciation and instability of the naira vis-a-vis the United States dollar and other foreign currencies have been a source of continual worry
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Thirty-year-old Shehu Akolade, hit by a Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) driver, last Wednesday, at Mangoro Bus Stop, along Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, has lost the battle for his life
5 hours ago
Operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Teams (IRT), have arrested two suspects for smuggling guns from Plateau to the Southeastern part of the country.
5 hours ago
Unknown gunmen have killed two police officers and four other people in an attack on a moving bus at Idema-Otuabagi road in Ogbia Local Council of Bayelsa State.
Breaking News:
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Though it took days to come, the Northern Governors’ Forum (NGF) has condemned the killing of Deborah Samuel Yakubu, a student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto State...
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The last of the controversial Section 84(12) of the Electoral Amendment Act 2022 has not been heard as it emerged yesterday that President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney-General...
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The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is threatening to revoke the concession agreements of five terminal operators over decaying infrastructure...
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Six months after his initial appointment of Super Eagles’ manager in place of the sacked Gernot Rohr, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), yesterday, announced Jose Peseiro...
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The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has alerted telecoms consumers and members of the public to an ongoing cyber-vulnerability that allows a nearby hacker to unlock a vehicle

News

19 mins ago
The Police Command in Anambra State has confirmed the kidnapping of Mr Okechukwu Okoye, a lawmaker representing Aguata Constituency 1 in the State House of Assembly.
1 hour ago
The Police Command Bauchi has arrested three suspects over the mysterious murder of Bauchi Local Government area Chairman, Alhaji Hussain Gwabba, in the state.
1 hour ago
The 69 delegates of the Kaduna All Progressives Congress (APC) have reaffirmed their support for power shift to the South.
1 hour ago
The Anambra State Police Command has denied social media reports which said that gunmen killed a police officer on Sunday, in Oko, Aguata Local Government Area (LGA).
2 hours ago
Police in Lagos State had arrested four persons who allegedly carried out jungle justice on one David Imoh, 38, at Lekki Phase One area of the state.
4 hours ago
Former Vice President and presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has promised to rebuild and unite the country if elected in 2023.
5 hours ago
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that service is his only reason for aspiring to the number one seat in the country.
5 hours ago
National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) is to introduce branded medication to address the perennial problem of out-of-stock drugs in accredited health facilities.
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As the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) commences a series of primary elections this week to elect flag bearers in the 2023 general elections, former deputy president of the Senate

Sports

5 hours ago
The battle for Nigeria’s single ticket to the 2022 CAF Women’s Champions League begins today with all the six top Premiership clubs geared up to clinch the single slot to represent
5 hours ago
Everton blew a chance to secure their Premier League status as Brentford twice came from behind to earn a 3-2 win against nine men at Goodison Park, reports independent.co.uk.
5 hours ago
The Federal Government decided to withdraw the country from international competitions to find time to cleanse the basketball industry and more especially, save the local game
5 hours ago
Ibeju Lekki, at the weekend, became champions of the 2021/2022 Club Cricket Committee (CCC) League, which will be finally wrapped up on May 22 at the Tafawa Balewa
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Defending champion, Rilwan Akanbi, has expressed readiness to successfully defend his title at the World Championships regional qualification for West African teams.
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World Athletics has revealed that the next elite label road race on its calendar will hold on Saturday, May 28, 2022, in Okpekpe, Edo State of Nigeria.

Latest

19 mins ago
The Police Command in Anambra State has confirmed the kidnapping of Mr Okechukwu Okoye, a lawmaker representing Aguata Constituency 1 in the State House of Assembly.
1 hour ago
The Police Command Bauchi has arrested three suspects over the mysterious murder of Bauchi Local Government area Chairman, Alhaji Hussain Gwabba, in the state.
1 hour ago
The 69 delegates of the Kaduna All Progressives Congress (APC) have reaffirmed their support for power shift to the South.
1 hour ago
The Anambra State Police Command has denied social media reports which said that gunmen killed a police officer on Sunday, in Oko, Aguata Local Government Area (LGA).

Editorial

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The Supreme Court’s affirmation of six-year imprisonment and an order for refund of N22.9bn against the former Federal Director of Pension (FDP) John Yakubu Yusuf, raises a ray of hope that the Federal Government’s anti-corruption campaign may not be completely dead after all.

Features

5 hours ago
There are indications that food shortage and inflation will worsen in 2023 following relentless attacks in most of the states where food grains are cultivated in commercial quantities.

Editor's Pick

5 hours ago
There are indications that food shortage and inflation will worsen in 2023 following relentless attacks in most of the states where food grains are cultivated in commercial quantities.
5 hours ago
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued President Muhammadu Buhari and Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami,
5 hours ago
National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) is to introduce branded medication to address the perennial problem of out-of-stock drugs in accredited health facilities.
5 hours ago
The Federal Government decided to withdraw the country from international competitions to find time to cleanse the basketball industry and more especially, save the local game

Business

1 hour ago
The President of the African Insurance Organisation (AIO) has called on stakeholders in the African insurance market to drive insurance penetration to take the industry
5 hours ago
The global community is currently mired in three-pronged crises – impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the rising cost of sovereign debts, as well as an alarming increase in the prices of food
Guaranty Trust Holding Company Plc
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Transactions in the shares of Transnational Corporation Plc, Guaranty Trust Holding Company Plc and Jaiz Bank Plc, last week, lifted the volume of shares traded, as a turnover of 1.8 billion

Columnists

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Cordelia Ego Ejiofor died like no one should, clobbered to death by her employer. Her dead body was never found. Around December 3, 1972, Alhaji Rauph Gaji
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A few days ago, it was reported that the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Professor Mahmoud, was going to contest for the office of the President
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Today many Nigerians, especially our youths, are unhappy with the character and nature of our political leaders. They have expressed their frustration at the increasing unemployment

Guardian Life

1 day ago
"Stupid Finder" has attracted a lot of buzz since its premiere at the EbonyLife Creative Academy graduation in 2022 where it was awarded best picture, best screenplay, best director, best male lead actor, best editing, best costume design, best art director, and best final mix and music is now available to watch for free. Story…
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For centuries, people have used the words “I love you” as a tool to amass armies and kingdoms. These skills of manipulation have been passed down and are still being utilised to prey on unsuspecting people. Here are signs that you are being manipulated by your significant other. Gaslighting Have you ever apologised for what…
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One problem you might have with attending A-list events is what makeup to do.  Unlike work and daily makeup, there’s a certain panache and flair added to makeup for formal and evening events. This is not the time to opt for a simple foundation and winged liner look, except you plan to go overboard with…
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  About a year ago, news headlines bore the news that Funke Akindele-Bello’s “Omo Ghetto: The Saga” had become the highest-grossing Nigerian film of all time. According to the Cinema Exhibitors Association of Nigeria (CEAN), the 2020 comedy film grossed over N636 million, ending the four-year record by Kemi Adetiba’s 2016 film “The Wedding Party”…

Guardian TV

2 hours ago
Guardian Nigeria's Political Editor, Muyiwa Adeyemi speaks to GuardianTV on the leading candidates in a fierce battle to succeed Governor Kayode Fayemi in the 2022 Ekiti governorship election.
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Guardian Nigeria's Political Editor, Muyiwa Adeyemi speaks to GuardianTV on the leading candidates in a fierce battle to succeed Governor Kayode Fayemi in the 2022 Ekiti governorship election.
1 day ago
India cited threats to food security and rising prices as reasons behind the policy U-turn. Global buyers had turned to India for wheat supplies after Russia's war on Ukraine disrupted agriculture markets.
2 days ago
East Africa is suffering a serious drought. According to authorities, at least 3.5 million people in Kenya are affected by the severe shortage and need drinking water. This has even led to armed conflict in the region.