Monday, 15th August 2022
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4 hours ago
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have arrested a 50-year-old Mgbeobuna Victor Eberechukwu for ingesting 77 pellets of cocaine at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport (AIIA), Enugu.
4 hours ago
The Head Coach of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Seigha Porbeni, has blamed the dwindling performance of the nation’s men in recent international competitions, including the World Athletics Championships at Oregon..
5 hours ago
Transactions in the shares of Capital Hotel Plc, FBN Holdings Plc and Jaiz Bank Plc, last week, lifted the volume of shares traded as a turnover of 1.5 billion shares worth N13.5 billion..
5 hours ago
Fifty persons have been confirmed dead and hundreds of residents displaced, as flood ravaged parts of Jigawa State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
5 hours ago
Gunmen have attacked a police dragon squad attached to Delta State Command, injured three officers and made away with their rifles along Ozoro /Kwale Road in Ndokwa Local Council of the state.
6 hours ago
A joint operation by the military and Edo/Delta Police Commands resulted in the rescue of 33 victims, mostly children abducted along the Benin-Agbor Expressway on Friday.
4 hours ago
Of the 28 assembly plants that began operations in 2014 out of the 54 companies licensed in Nigeria, only six are currently running, and at a very low capacity.
4 hours ago
As the coast gets clearer for 2023 poll, another round of crisis is brewing in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over the party’s inability to refund nomination fees to aspirants ....
5 hours ago
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has refuted Marburg Virus Disease outbreak in Nigeria. Reacting to reports of the alleged existence of the ailment at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital...
5 hours ago
After five years of economic crises, the construction and real estate sectors have emerged stronger, reports by Northcourt and Ubosi Eleh and Company stated.
6 hours ago
Five people died and 16 were injured in an explosion Sunday in the Ecuadoran port city of Guayaquil in an attack the government blamed on organized crime, officials said.

News

20 mins ago
The Taliban marked the first anniversary of their return to power in Afghanistan with a national holiday Monday, following a turbulent year that saw women's rights crushed and a humanitarian crisis worsen.
38 mins ago
South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol said Monday he will offer a wide-ranging aid package to the North in return for denuclearisation, a deal long seen as a non-starter for Pyongyang.
42 mins ago
The Jigawa State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) said that 50 people, including a newborn, were killed in a building collapse due to heavy downpours in different parts of the state.
1 hour ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday in Abuja condoled with the family of Tijjani Kiyawa, a former member of the House of Representatives from Jigawa.
1 hour ago
An education pressure group, High-Level Women Advocates (HILWA) on Sunday expressed concern about the low performance of Katsina State students at the 2022 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).
2 hours ago
Chief Ikechi Emenike, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship Candidate in Abia, has said that the party is heading for a landslide at all levels in the 2023 general elections.
2 hours ago
Gov Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has re-emphasised the need for the people to shun religious division and misunderstanding among individuals.
3 hours ago
Civil Society Groups for Good Governance (CSGGG) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to de-emphasise examination as major determinant for recruiting the next Accountant-General of the Federation (AGF).
3 hours ago
A coalition of self-determination groups, led by a United States of America-based movement, the United Indigenous People of African Foundation (UNIPA Foundation), has called on governors in the South and Middle-Belt...

Sports

4 hours ago
Taiwo Awoniyi was the hero for Nottingham Forest against West Ham in the club’s first English Premier League win. Awoniyi made history in the 47th minute goal gave Nottingham Forest their first Premier League ...
5 hours ago
Edo State’s Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, at the weekend announced his exit from professional football. Until his retirement, Shaibu was a player of Bendel Insurance FC,...
6 hours ago
The arrival of goalkeeper Adeyinka Adewale at the Bolton White Apartments in Abuja, yesterday, completed the body of invited players to the camp of the Super Eagles B, as Head Coach, Salisu Yusuf...
1 day ago
David Alaba scored with a stunning free-kick immediately after coming on as a substitute as reigning champions Real Madrid came from behind to beat Almeria 2-1 ...
1 day ago
Harry Kane snatched a 96th minute equaliser to salvage a 2-2 draw for Tottenham from a feisty London derby against Chelsea on Sunday.
1 day ago
Nottingham Forest celebrated their first home game in the Premier League for 23 years by beating West Ham 1-0 on Sunday.

Latest

20 mins ago
The Taliban marked the first anniversary of their return to power in Afghanistan with a national holiday Monday, following a turbulent year that saw women's rights crushed and a humanitarian crisis worsen.
38 mins ago
South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol said Monday he will offer a wide-ranging aid package to the North in return for denuclearisation, a deal long seen as a non-starter for Pyongyang.
42 mins ago
The Jigawa State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) said that 50 people, including a newborn, were killed in a building collapse due to heavy downpours in different parts of the state.
1 hour ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday in Abuja condoled with the family of Tijjani Kiyawa, a former member of the House of Representatives from Jigawa.

Editorial

5 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari last month, unveiled the new Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited, officially changing the oil firm from a wholly state-run entity to a commercial oil company, limited by shares.

Features

1 day ago
Worried by the current challenges facing the country’s baking industry, bakers have been urged to be more creative by embracing innovative ingredients for the production of bread.

Editor's Pick

3 hours ago
House of Representatives Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has alleged that port operators owe the government $852,093,730.77 and N1,878,560,509.57.
4 hours ago
The Federal Government, in collaboration with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has launched Imagine Nigeria report under a larger development framework that explores alternative pathways...
4 hours ago
Troops of 21 Special Armoured Brigade, Sector 1 of Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) have rescued another Chibok school girl in Bama Local Council of Borno State.
6 hours ago
APEX Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has disagreed with the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, that the Federal Government of Nigeria ...

Business

5 hours ago
This was the position of the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Lifeguard Microinsurance Limited, Adeyinka Oyekunle, at a media briefing held in Lagos on how to engage Nigerians ....
6 hours ago
The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), through a Consultative Committee, chaired by the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Sterling Bank Plc, Abubakar Suleiman...
7 hours ago
AXA Mansard Insurance Plc has recorded a Gross Written Premium (GWP) of N44.97 billion in its business half-year ending on June 30, 2022, promising shareholders more returns on investment in the years to come.

Columnists

3 hours ago
The 2022 Commonwealth Games has come and gone. Winners have emerged, records broken and new ones have been set. The games in Birmingham came to a close with Australia topping the table with 178 medals.
4 hours ago
The President of any country is the number one citizen of that nation, all things being equal. He is first amongst equals, being the one that all other citizens look up to for leadership and direction.
5 hours ago
Except for the release and launch of his controversial book, Vindication of a General in 2017, which accorded him some media visibility, Ishaya Rizi Bamaiyi, has maintained a very low profile over the years.

Guardian Life

3 hours ago
Ingredients All-purpose flour Eggs Milk Water Salt Melted butter Method In a mixing bowl, whisk flour and eggs. Gradually add some milk and water, making sure to stir properly. Add salt and butter and continue to whisk until you get a smooth consistency. Heat a little oil in a pan over medium heat. Pour the…
1 day ago
Most women discover breast lumps by themselves, but you don’t need to wait for a lump to develop before you learn how to self-examine your breast at home. Most lumps are benign, and detecting them early would help you better manage them.  Self-examination of the breast enables you to monitor your breast health and detect…
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What were we taught in school about the market? It is a place where buying and selling and the exchange of goods and services takes place. The market is traditionally seen as the hub for communication, where a myriad of opportunities arise. However, this is only when the market is seen on the surface level.…
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Have you ever been told that natural Afro kinky hair is way easier to maintain than relaxed hair? Well, if you have, today is the day that you put an end to that saying. For a long time, there has been this misconception between Afro and relaxed hair. A person once said you can’t comb…

Guardian TV

4 hours ago
Presidents and ministers from global powers have been crisscrossing Africa over the past few weeks - we get some analysis on the geopolitical chess game taking place on the continent from Eric Olander, Editor-in-Chief of The China-Global South Project.
4 hours ago
Presidents and ministers from global powers have been crisscrossing Africa over the past few weeks - we get some analysis on the geopolitical chess game taking place on the continent from Eric Olander, Editor-in-Chief of The China-Global South Project.
1 day ago
More migrants have died at the Moroccan-Spanish border this year than ever before. Human rights activists are calling the Moroccan border guards criminals.
1 day ago
A young Nigerian graduate has embarked on an ambitious drive to address Nigeria's worrying levels of voter apathy. He says he's troubled by the "emotional detachment" from political activities by most people — especially in northern Nigeria.