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The Oyo State House of Assembly, yesterday, approved the request of the state government to access additional N2 billion loan facility from the Fidelity Bank Plc at a concessional interest rate...
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The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Imo State Command, has arrested 218 suspects and impounded 1471.314 kilogrammes of hard drugs in the state, since June 2021.
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Prelate of the Methodist Church Nigeria, Dr. Samuel Chukwuemeka Uche, yesterday, insisted that those who kidnapped him three weeks ago were Fulani, contrary to intelligence reports that the prime suspect hails from his village.
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World airlines have urged governments to work closely with the aviation industry to ensure that aviation and incumbent aviation safety systems can safely co-exist with new 5G services.
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The petrol scarcity being experienced in major Nigerian cities is taking a toll on commuters resulting in about 35 to 50 per cent hike in fares by transporters on some routes.
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Nigeria’s opponents at this year’s FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup finals will emerge today during the draw ceremony scheduled for the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland.
Breaking News:
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Almost two years after the Federal Government launched the Autogas Initiative on the back of National Gas Expansion Programme, prevailing circumstances, especially with rising cost of diesel, is forcing motorists,...
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A report by SB Morgen, Nigeria’s geopolitical intelligence platform, notes that skipping inflation has never triggered political agitation in the country but warns the trend could change if the government does not take urgent steps...
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Broadband Internet is high-speed Internet access that is always available. The disparity in access level in homes in Nigeria remains a concern.
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Former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, alongside his wife, Beatrice Nwanneka Ekweremadu, were, yesterday, denied bail and remanded in custody by a United Kingdom court over allegation bordering on organ trafficking...
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Candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), in Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State, Mr Segun Oni came a distant second to the winner and governor-elect, Mr Abiodun Oyebamiji...

News

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The Supreme Court has struck out the suit filed by President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN) to void section 84 (12) of the Electoral Act 2022.
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Gunmen suspected to be bandits on Thursday went on rampage in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), setting ablaze two tractors and abducting no fewer than 22 farmers.
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Early hours of yesterday, unknown gunmen attacked the Police Area Command office at Eika-Ohizenyi in Okehi Local Lovernment Area of Kogi State with explosives, where the attackers reportedly killed a police officer on duty, Mr. Jibril, popularly known as ‘yellow.’
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Some leaders of the Niger Delta have demanded granting of self-determination to their region to take total control of its resources and end years of alleged exploitation, deprivation and slavery of their people in the Nigerian state.
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President Muhammadu Buhari said the Federal Government would spare no efforts at improving the competencies of officials in the civil service through training and re-training of staff in line with the Personnel Management System (PMS) initiative.
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Former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai, on Friday, denied having a home in Wuse, or bulletproof cars, contrary to reports that his home was, raided by the operatives of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC).
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Trafficking of illicit substances in Kano has worsened with a total of 12, 611.656kg of illegal drugs seized by the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) between July 2021 and June 2022.
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Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, yesterday, said that the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has poor understanding of governance for criticising everything his administration has done.
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A total sum of N680.783 billion May 2022 Federation Account Revenue has been shared to the Federal Government, states and local councils by the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC).

Sports

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The national trials organised by the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) to select athletes that will fly the nation’s flag at this year’s World Athletics Championship in Oregon and the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham has produced a new National Record...
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Head coach Randy Waldrum has picked Captain Onome Ebi and 24 other players to represent Nigeria at the 12th Women Africa Cup of Nations taking place in Morocco from the 2nd to 23rd July.
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For about 10 years, former Nigerian sprinter, U.S.-based Blessing Okagbare was a notable figure in the prestigious Diamond League, particularly, 100m and 200m events.
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Allen Onyema is a well-known name in business in Nigeria. He owns one of the best and biggest airline operations in the country.
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Former Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel recently extended a hand to physically-challenged sports people in Lagos as he made a cash donation of N2m and five wheelchairs to two para-soccer teams.
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United States-based athletics coach, Chris Onwuzurike, whose son, Udodi, is one of Nigeria’s brightest hopes for medals in this year’s World Athletics Championships in Oregon, and the Commonwealth Games in England, has revealed some of the challenges he faced coaching his son.

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58 mins ago
The Supreme Court has struck out the suit filed by President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN) to void section 84 (12) of the Electoral Act 2022.
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“M, iF I no blow this year, I would quit music.” Like every one battered by life’s struggles, Blessing Akiode came very close to giving up on her dream.
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Kechi Richard Sheidu is a luxury expert and IATA/ASTA member, with over a decade of experience in luxury travel and tourism.
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The national trials organised by the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) to select athletes that will fly the nation’s flag at this year’s World Athletics Championship in Oregon and the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham has produced a new National Record...

Editorial

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President Muhammadu Buhari said all the right things in Spain the other day when he visited and met with Nigerians living in Spain on the sidelines of his official visit, pledging that Nigeria...

Features

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The Ansar-Ud-Deen Society of Nigeria (ADSN) has urged Nigerians to participate actively in the forthcoming general election to ensure good leaders are elected into offices.

Editor's Pick

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Lack of primary skills on how to manage, save and invest money was one of the reasons why public employees experience financial troubles, as most public servants do not cultivate an effective saving habit...
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Eighteen days after unknown gunmen opened fire on worshippers at St Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Owaluwa, Owo, Ondo State, the state Security Network, otherwise known as Amotekun Corps, has arrested some suspects...
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President Muhammadu Buhari said all the right things in Spain the other day when he visited and met with Nigerians living in Spain on the sidelines of his official visit, pledging that Nigeria...
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Kwara State, yesterday, recorded its first case of monkey pox, said the Commissioner for Health, Dr. Raji Abdulrasaq. The commissioner stated in Ilorin that the confirmation followed rigorous efforts of the surveillance and response team that had been activated since March 2022. His words: “The first confirmed case in Kwara involves a 29-year-old Nigerian driver,…

Business

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The euro retreated against the dollar Thursday as economic data pointed to increased prospects of a recession in Europe, while Wall Street stocks finished higher following another volatile session. US stocks overcame a midday sag as Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell, in a second day of testimony on Capitol Hill, downplayed the idea that government…
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The Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS) has stated that derivatives traded on the Exchange are essential in the market as they allow for market sophistication...
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An indigenous Fintech Solution provider, Earnipay, has unveiled plans to extend its business activities across sub-Saharan Africa, just as the firm is targeting to offer on-demand salary solutions ...

Columnists

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We are reflecting on one of the most successful football clubs in the world that is the current holder of World Clubs Cup and the immediate holder of European Clubs Cup known as Chelsea FC of England..
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More than 100 days have passed when the first Russian soldier crossed the international border to capture the Ukrainian territory, but still there is thick confusion in the air as far as the biggest armed...
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The male chicken, seeking the consent of the hen for mating, ruffles his feathers and totters like a drunken dandy towards her, promising, ‘I will buy you clothes, I will supply all your needs; I promise’.

Guardian Life

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“M, iF I no blow this year, I would quit music.” Like every one battered by life’s struggles, Blessing Akiode came very close to giving up on her dream.
Dababy
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American rapper DaBaby has released his long awaited single "Showing Off Her Body" featuring Davido. Both singers announced the song's release via tweets on their social media. The four minutes long single features DaBaby's impressive rap lyrics and Davido's melodious tune. The music video for the Uzo Harbor produced single was shot in the metropolitan…
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Ghanaian songbird, Gyakie has premiered the sultry visual to her latest and trending music single “Something”. The visual premiere is a follow-up to the launch of the track released a fortnight ago, which was welcomed amidst positive reactions and critical acclaim from fans and music lovers worldwide. The beautiful visual was directed by Ghanaian cinematographer, Andy…
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Some of the biggest viral hits on TikTok have been given the full orchestral treatment and will get a traditional release on CD and vinyl this summer, the platform announced Friday.

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President Vladimir Putin has slammed the West as Russia is hit by sanctions. He called on emerging economies to cooperate with Russia as the Kremlin seeks to reroute trade.