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15 hours ago
The Ohanaeze Youth Council (OYC), yesterday, appealed for calm over demolition of the electrical parts section of Kenyatta Market in Enugu State. It was gathered that the demolition, executed by Enugu Capital Territory Development Authority (ECTDA), has been generating controversies, with members of opposition parties condemning the state government’s action. The youth wing of the…
15 hours ago
Ikeja Electric Plc has signed a tripartite interconnected mini-grid agreement with Enaro Energy Limited and Ayobo community, to provide reliable and uninterrupted electricity supply to Ishokan Phase1 Estate..
15 hours ago
The newly-appointed Special Adviser to the Governor on Transportation, Sola Giwa, has tasked officers of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) to bring back the glory days of the agency..
16 hours ago
Catholic bishops, under the auspices of Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar (SECAM), have appealed to the international community to assist Africa in containing its security challenges.
16 hours ago
Former Deputy National Vice Chairman (Southwest) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Bode George, has urged Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike and Presidential Candidate of the party, Atiku Abubakar...
16 hours ago
Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, yesterday, informed the House of Assembly of his plan to embark on leave. Against this backdrop, Makinde has also officially transmitted his executive power...
14 hours ago
Rivers State governor Nyesom Wike has asked a court to declare him the winner of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) primary election and sack Atiku Abubakar from being the presidential candidate. Wike and a PDP chieftain, Newgent Ekamon sued Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal; and the PDP over the conduct of the presidential primary of…
16 hours ago
Aggrieved members of the Roman Catholic Church, yesterday, subjected Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State to scrutiny over his reference to the Pope while defending his acceptance to serve ....
16 hours ago
Nigeria’s oil production remained stable in the last three months, albeit low, going by its rig count and production volume, as reported by the latest data from the Organisation ...
16 hours ago
The recent promise by President Muhammadu Buhari to reconstitute a substantive Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), following formal implementation of the Petroleum Industry Act...
16 hours ago
Two weeks after Brazil, India and Spain recorded their first monkeypox deaths days after the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the monkeypox outbreak a global health emergency...

News

2 hours ago
The Federal Government has inaugurated a Presidential Steering Committee to review Integrated Payroll and Personal Information System(IPPIS), the Treasury Single Account(TSA) and Government Integrated Financial Management System( GIFMIS) over irregularities.
3 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has again appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to call off the ongoing strike.
5 hours ago
Mr Sunday Dare, the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, says Nigeria’s democracy is undergoing a youth revolution, as an increasing number of youths are engaging in dialogues about the future of the country.
5 hours ago
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has started the distribution of relief items to victims affected by flood in six local government areas of Jigawa.
6 hours ago
A Kwara High Court in Ilorin on Thursday convicted one Christopher Adetuberu, a National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member serving in Ogbomosho, Oyo state, for offenses bordering on internet fraud.
6 hours ago
A suspect in a deadly 2015 Islamic State group attack on a Saudi mosque blew himself up while being arrested by security forces in Jeddah this week, Saudi officials said on Friday.
7 hours ago
The dismissal of an assaulting police constable from the Cross River Police Command was to serve as a deterrent to errant others.
7 hours ago
The Federal Government has flagged off the disbursement of Grant for Vulnerable Groups (GVG), with 4,537 vulnerable residents benefitting in Jigawa.
8 hours ago
The UK government on Friday officially declared a drought in several parts of England, following months of record low rainfall and unprecedented temperatures in recent weeks.

Sports

5 hours ago
Tottenham Hotspur manager Antonio Conte has said Sunday's match away to London rivals Chelsea will be an acid test of his side's progress.
5 hours ago
Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel said he will always have a "close bond" with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as speculation links Barcelona forward with a move to Stamford Bridge.
6 hours ago
Erik ten Hag expects Marcus Rashford to remain at Manchester United despite rumours this week that Paris St Germain has made contact with the forward's representatives.
8 hours ago
WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury said he is retiring from boxing on his 34th birthday on Friday, having previously performed a number of U-turns over his future in the sport.
10 hours ago
Tottenham lived up to pre-season hype they could challenge for the Premier League title by going top of the table on the opening weekend of the season, but face a truer test of their credentials away to Chelsea on Sunday.
13 hours ago
Nigeria’s under-20 National Women’s Football Team (Falconets) defeated France 1- 0 in their opening game of the ongoing FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in Costa Rica on Friday at Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica, San Jose.

Latest

1 hour ago
It is no more news that Artificial Intelligence (AI) growth can be attributed to Digital Innovation and the evolution of technology. Globally, countries are grappling with ways to manage the exponential growth of new and emerging technologies to advance their economies. AI remains one of the most significant technologies for business, the economy, and society…
2 hours ago
The Federal Government has inaugurated a Presidential Steering Committee to review Integrated Payroll and Personal Information System(IPPIS), the Treasury Single Account(TSA) and Government Integrated Financial Management System( GIFMIS) over irregularities.
3 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has again appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to call off the ongoing strike.
5 hours ago
Tottenham Hotspur manager Antonio Conte has said Sunday's match away to London rivals Chelsea will be an acid test of his side's progress.

Editorial

16 hours ago
Recent increase of about 20 per cent in the price of bread across Nigeria will inevitably further lower the living standard of the average citizen, given that bread is a staple food item popular among Nigerians...

Features

13 hours ago
Graduates from a leading UK university who missed out on in-person graduation celebrations due to the pandemic are returning for official ceremonies this week, but for one graduate this trip to the University of Dundee is his first.

Editor's Pick

16 hours ago
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), yesterday, disclosed that it had no documents backing the N6.7 trillion fuel subsidy payment claim of the Federal Government.
15 hours ago
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has projected global youth unemployment to decline to 73 million in 2022.
16 hours ago
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), yesterday, asked Nigerians to ensure that all political office holders having hand in the prolonged and ongoing strike embarked upon ...
17 hours ago
There are strong indications that the Chairman of Chairmen on the current board of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Ibrahim Gusua, has been endorsed by the Northern caucus...

Business

16 hours ago
Nigeria has been advised to halt export of gas to accelerate industrial development and accelerate penetration. Although Nigeria’s gas reserves is over 206 trillion standard cubic feet...
17 hours ago
TotalEnergies Marketing Nigeria Plc has handed over a 10,000 litres capacity Braithwaite overhead aluminum tank and stanchions to the Federal Fire Service in Apapa...
17 hours ago
A new app, 56Bridge, which promises to redefine the process of recruitment and reduce its cost by as much as 80 per cent, has been unveiled.

Columnists

16 hours ago
Seven days ago some brazen minutes of television exchanges between Seun Okunbaloye of Channels Television and Festus Keyamo, the minister of state for labour and employment, caught my attention.
16 hours ago
Dr Yusufu Bala Usman. Remember him? Not many of us dare forget the late radical, leftist scholar, an historian who positively influenced young students in the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
17 hours ago
The argument about the joint Muslim ticket of both the All Progressives Congress’ (APC) presidential and vice presidential candidates Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu and Alhaji Kashim Shettima respectively...

Guardian Life

5 hours ago
Fast rising artiste, Kozykid recently released his single titled “YKTV” off his upcoming debut EP “Kozy ASF”. Daniel Ogwu Chukura, known professionally as Kozykid is a Nigerian Afro pop singer, songwriter and record producer. Produced by Musestrokes, “YKTV”, an abbreviation for “You Know The Vibes” is part of a larger body of work yet to…
6 hours ago
The Game’s new album “Drillmatic: Heart vs. Mind” includes a 10-minute diss track, “The Black Slim Shady,” targeted at fellow rapper Eminem.  Throughout the song, The Game takes many shots at Eminem, referencing his biggest songs, matching his flow, and parodying his pop cultural references.  At the begging of the track, a short skit shows…
7 hours ago
Houston rapper, Megan Thee Stallion has officially released her second album "Traumazine." A followup to her first album "Good News," "Traumazine" includes features with Key Glock, Rico Nasty, Latto, Pooh Shiesty, and Jhené Aiko, Dua Lipa and Future. The 18-track album follows Megan's ongoing legal battle with her record label 1501 Certified Entertainment, which she…
8 hours ago
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Heinz-Christian Strache faced his second corruption case in two years. This time, the court found insufficient evidence for conviction. In 2019, a scandal surrounding him brought down Austria's entire federal government.