Days after petrol pump price of N617 per litre was announced by the federal Government as the fuel subsidy removal comes into full effect, millions of Nigerians are in a state of discomfort and many have continued to vent their frustration. Amidst the situation, Amaka Chukwujekwu, a Nollywood actress has cried out over the effect…
Nollywood Actress, Amaka Chukwujekwu has described the recent unleashing of attacks, intimidation and Violence on voters across the federation during the 2023 Presidential and Gubernatorial elections by thugs as a serious danger to our politics and democracy. According to the talented and beautiful actress, it is very shameful and embarrassing that after 24 years of…
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In a rare statement on security, Togo's government has reported that more than 30 people have been killed so far this year in "terrorist" attacks in the country's north.
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In an exciting update for film enthusiasts, Ridley Scott is set to resume shooting the much-anticipated sequel to the iconic "Gladiator" in Malta on December 4, 2023. The historical epic's production faced delays earlier due to a strike by actors in July. The recent resolution of the strike, marked by a tentative three-year contract agreement…
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Nigerian comedy legend Basketmouth has revealed his plans to step away from the comedy industry in five years. The 45-year-old made the revelation during an interview on Arise TV, explaining that he intends to retire after completing a final run of yearly comedy shows. "In five years, I will be 50 years old. I will…
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Chinese leader Xi Jinping has ordered greater protection for international firms' rights and intellectual property, state media reported Tuesday, as Beijing works to lure in foreign companies spooked by a crackdown and an ailing economy.
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In a recent update, Tony Muonagor, cousin to the popular Nollywood actor Amaechi Mounagor, shared the actor's health struggles. Amaechi, known for his roles in the film industry, is currently facing kidney disease, diabetes, and a recent stroke during his three-week hospital stay. Tony revealed in a heartfelt Facebook post on Sunday that Amaechi has…
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An elevator carrying workers to the surface at a giant South African platinum mine plunged out of control killing 11 and injuring 75, the mine operators said Tuesday. Impala Platinum said the "devastating accident" happened on Monday at its Rustenburg mine, northwest of Johannesburg, as more than 80 employees were leaving a shaft at the…
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Hurricane force winds and snowfall have left 10 people dead and 23 people injured in Ukraine, piling pressure on emergency services and an energy grid already burdened by Russia's invasion.
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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has alerted Nigerians about the Automated Teller Machine (ATM) Debit Card swapping fraud. EFCC issued this warning in a statement signed by spokesperson, Dele Oyewale, with the Commission inundated with barrage of complaints from well-meaning Nigerians concerning unauthorized withdrawals from their bank accounts. Oyewale in the statement said…
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The Federal Executive Council (FEC), yesterday, approved a total expenditure of N27.5 trillion for next year, endorsing the continuation of spurious appropriation benchmarks and unambitious public spending.
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It is human to mark anniversaries, whether personal milestones or national or key historical events. Institutions and businesses are no different and every major milestone is an opportunity to pause and reflect.