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3 days ago
Marwa spoke yesterday at the commissioning of NDLEA call centre with toll free helpline manned by professionals and experts in counselling, psychotherapy, psychology and psychiatry among others in Abuja.
3 days ago
AMID growing concerns, the people of Niger Delta have released a 19-page demand, among which is immediate review of Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) 2021 by the National Assembly.
3 days ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed that it supervised the primary election that produced Muhammad Abacha as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate in Kano State.
3 days ago
The Trade Union Congress (TUC), Oyo State chapter, yesterday, vowed to mobilise for the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi, as directed by the national body of the labour centre.
3 days ago
The CG canvassed support for security agencies through information supply by Nigerians for reliable intelligence that could contain the wave of insecurity in the country.
3 days ago
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Usman Alkali Baba, has warned that there would be severe sanctions for criminal elements who engage in activities such as illegal bunkering and illegal refining of oil products...
Breaking News:
1 day ago
Barring a quick intervention from the Federal Government, air travellers, and the industry could be jolted in the days ahead as the unrepatriated funds for foreign airlines accruing from sales...
1 day ago
Its birth, on February 22, 1983 as a weekly publication and thereafter a daily publication on July 4, created a radical change in the practice of journalism in Nigeria.
1 day ago
The Artistic Director/Chief Executive Officer of National Troupe of Nigeria (NTN), Ahmed Mohammed Ahmed, has said he is ready to support the creative, cultural and performing arts as part...
1 day ago
Indigenous Oil & Gas Company, Eroton Exploration and Production Company Limited has said the oil spill from its wellhead in the Niger Delta region was caused by activities of vandals ..
1 day ago
A former governor of Borno State, Senator Kashim Shettima, yesterday, said Nigeria lacked selfless and charitable leaders dedicated to meeting the needs of the less privileged in society.

News

11 mins ago
Oxfam International, a charity organisation, in collaboration with Bauchi State Government, has trained and equipped over 30,000 residents on modernising a nutritious balanced diet for the locals.
11 mins ago
Katsina State Government says it has expended over N9 billion to rehabilitate dilapidated primary school buildings across the state.
12 mins ago
Chinese community and organisations have donated seven ventilators to Lagos State Ministry of Health for distribution to four hospitals in the state to help combat COVID-19 and attend to emergencies.
13 mins ago
Operatives of Anambra State Police Command have arrested a 29- year-old woman, Mrs. Onwanna Nnenna for attempted murder on Saturday at Otu Street, Awada Onitsha area of the state.
16 mins ago
Lagos State government, in partnership with EbonyLifeCreative Academy (ELCA), sat the weekend, produced another set of 128 young filmmakers to fill the skill gap in the industry.
16 mins ago
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, will on Thursday, July 7, 2022, lead other prominent Nigerians to the public presentation of Aaron Ukodie’s book tiled, Nigeria Drivers Of Digital Prosperity: The Trajectories Of The Digital Evolution, Sector Analysis And Players’ Contributions.”
17 mins ago
Custodians of democracy, including the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), religious and other organisations, have been urged to come together to salvage democracy in the country.
20 mins ago
A non-governmental organisation (NGO) has distributed drugs and other medical items to over 11 health facilities in Adamawa State.
29 mins ago
With less than two months to the beginning of campaigns, former Secretary to Ebonyi State Government (SSG), Prof. Benard Odoh, has said the key to peaceful and issues-driven campaigning lies in the hands of candidates and political parties.

Sports

12 mins ago
Israel Adesanya successfully defended his middleweight title at UFC 276, while featherweight Alexander Volkanovski came out on top with a one-sided points victory over rival Max Holloway, reports Skysports.
21 mins ago
Amstel Malta Ultra, the official malt drink of the Super Falcons, is confident the Nigeria women’s team will get off to a positive start today when they take on South Africa’s Bayana Bayana in their opening game of the 2022 Women’s Africa Cup of Nations in Morocco.
1 day ago
Novak Djokovic admits he is a convert to Wimbledon's new middle Sunday play rule as the three-time defending champion aims at reaching the quarter-finals for the 13th time.
1 day ago
Israel Adesanya brushed aside the challenge of Jared Cannonier in a masterclass of technical precision at UFC 276 and looks set to have a grudge match against Alex Pereira – the only man to have ever knocked him out. The UFC middleweight champion's clash with his American challenger never quite ignited and Cannonier struggled to…
1 day ago
Nigeria's Israel Adesanya cruised to the fourth title defence of his middleweight UFC belt against Jared Cannonier early on Sunday morning (Nigerian time) in a fight that sometimes looked one-sided. The fight ended in a unanimous decision with the judges scoring the bout 49-46, 49-46 and 50-45 for the Last Stylebender. Adesanya's last fight also…
1 day ago
Michael Lahoud, a Major League Soccer (MLS) commentator, and former Cincinnati and Philadelphia Union midfielder, went lyrical about Scottish-born Nigerian Celtic U-17 striker Eseosa Sule at the 2022 Generation Adidas Cup. Eseosa Sule was one of the star performers for the club in the competition that saw his side take on a number of star-studded…

Latest

11 mins ago
Oxfam International, a charity organisation, in collaboration with Bauchi State Government, has trained and equipped over 30,000 residents on modernising a nutritious balanced diet for the locals.
11 mins ago
Katsina State Government says it has expended over N9 billion to rehabilitate dilapidated primary school buildings across the state.
12 mins ago
Chinese community and organisations have donated seven ventilators to Lagos State Ministry of Health for distribution to four hospitals in the state to help combat COVID-19 and attend to emergencies.
12 mins ago
Israel Adesanya successfully defended his middleweight title at UFC 276, while featherweight Alexander Volkanovski came out on top with a one-sided points victory over rival Max Holloway, reports Skysports.

Editorial

1 day ago
Report that no fewer than 800 Nigerians are awaiting execution in South Asian countries over drug-related crimes is devastating. It merely underscores the degenerate state of a country whose image on the global arena....

Features

1 day ago
Over 60 per cent of fish farmers has been forced to shut down, while others are struggling to stay afloat due to the rising cost of feed and other challenges bedeviling the industry.

Stories of The Week

4 days ago
A mild drama, yesterday, played out on the floor of the upper legislative chamber when the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, switched off the public address system attached to Senator Rochas Okorocha...
29 Jun
A WASHINGTON DC, United States-based tertiary institution, Nexford University, has partnered with PiggyVest to offer scholarship to students affected by the ongoing Academic Staff Union of Universities
4 days ago
The Lord’s Chosen Charismatic Revival Ministries has refuted claims on social media that its General Overseer, Pastor Lazarus Muoka, and the church are supporting a particular political party
4 days ago
There appears no end in sight to the strike by university teachers as the national president of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Prof Emmanuel Osodeke, said they are yet to hear

Business

25 mins ago
The management of C&I Leasing has explained the temporary suspension of trading on its shares by the Nigerian Exchange (NGX) as one caused by delayed regulatory approvals.
1 day ago
The Nigerian Breweries Plc has advocated the need for the Federal Government to place sorghum as a focus crop under its ‘Anchor Borrower Programme’ given the growing demand and usage by many manufacturing companies...
1 day ago
To further enhance smooth distribution of petroleum products across the country, the Nigerian Independent Petroleum Company (NIPCO) Plc has unveiled its plans to increase its investment in the sector.

Columnists

17 mins ago
Today, we are collectively on the march again to where we were yesterday and yesteryears. With our tribal and ethno-religious politics.
21 mins ago
This important occasion, the World Humanist Day, is an opportunity to share my thoughts on the intersection between religious politics and humanism in Africa.
28 mins ago
Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria’s President, was not a happy man on Monday, June 27, 2022. Students of “body language methodology of governance, administration and communication,” know what I mean.

Guardian Life

1 day ago
Bell bottoms are to trousers as wrap dresses are to the dresses. They are well suited for every body type and give off the perfect balance to an assemblage. Bell bottoms entered the fashion world in the 1960’s and have since remained in fashion. Belle bottoms were firstly associated with the British Royal Navy in…
1 day ago
The rules of marriage exist in different forms and manners in all of society. Thus, "for better or worse" has a series of understandings in different cultures across the globe.  In a remote area of Papua, New Guinea, and Wamena of the Jayawijaya Regency in Indonesia, one of the binding facts of "till death do…
1 day ago
Generally, with humans, there is always a chase for something bigger, larger, weightier, taller, smarter, prettier, and so on. Just as the tropical trees, whose indulgence is craven in the competition of the survivor of the fittest'; the living marinade of animals vying for space and food in order to attain a "better" growth, people…
1 day ago
Ofada Sauce is one sauce that is loved by all, and it is very easy to cook. It can be eaten with rice, which is preferred by all, yam, and any other preferred carbohydrate. Ingredient Assorted meat (Boiled) Kpanla fish Tomatoes (different species) Red and green chili peppers are Onion (diced) Palm oil Crayfish (Grounded)…

Guardian TV

1 day ago
Trafficking of timber is rampant in the country because of the high demand for rosewood in China.
1 day ago
Trafficking of timber is rampant in the country because of the high demand for rosewood in China.
1 day ago
After years of discussion and agitation, Germany has agreed to return looted African colonial artefacts, including over 1,000 Benin Bronzes that will be repatriated to Nigeria.
2 days ago
The fourth edition of Men's Arab Fashion Week kicks-off in Dubai, featuring collections by designers from the Arab world and beyond looking to grow men's fashion scene in the region.