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14 Mar
“Putin thinks he is strong because Russia is the second-largest oil exporter in the world. But he is weak because he has put himself in your hands and you are angry because he is terrorising Ukrainian civilians and threatening the world,”
13 Jan
A Chinese woman has been forced to say at her blind date's house after a sudden lockdown in China. This has forced her to stay in his house for days on end. The 30-year-old woman, known only by her surname Wang, went to meet her blind date for a home-cooked dinner on January 6 in…
25 Nov
Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions, Jerry Alagbaso, yesterday, accused security agencies of human rights violations during the COVID-19 lockdown
7 Jun 2021
The opportunities created amid the COVID-19 pandemic has raised optimism that the residential, construction, and industrial segments of real estate market are to drive the sector’s growth...
25 Apr 2021
Police in London said Saturday they arrested five people, and eight officers were injured, after disorder at large-scale protests against England's remaining coronavirus restrictions...
19 Mar 2021
When flight operations resumed last July after weeks of COVID-19 lockdown, the major industry worry was low passenger patronage.
2 Mar 2021
Telecommunications firm, MTN connected 12.2 million new subscribers and earned revenue of N1.3 trillion in 2020.
5 Jan 2021
The Federal Government, yesterday, said it had no plan to impose a second COVID-19 lockdown on the country considering impact of the 2020 outbreak.
31 Dec 2020
For the education sector, year 2020 has been a challenging and turbulent one. The first inkling of what the year held for Nigerians manifested in the first quarter when the world woke up to the reality...
28 Dec 2020
What was expected to be a renaissance in Nigeria’s domestic league after the COVID-19 lockdown of sporting activities suffered a major blow on Wednesday last week when members of the Nigeria Football Federation...
9 Dec 2020
Stakeholders have advocated for the recognition of groups taking up cases of victims of gender-based violence (GBV) as essential workers in the country.
3 Dec 2020
At least three local airlines have shown signs of early recovery from COVID-19 lockdown, with the reopening of closed routes and additional frequencies on traditional routes.


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Armed men have kidnapped an Italian couple and their child as well as a Togolese national in southeastern Mali, a local official and a Malian security source told AFP Friday.
2 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), joined the Muslim faithful to observe Jummah prayers, at which prayers were said for the repose of the soul of the late President of UAE, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
3 hours ago
With seven days to go to the eighth edition of the World Athletics Elite Label Okpekpe international 10km road race, Pamodzi Sports Marketing, organisers of the historic race says this year's edition will be the biggest ever in terms of its organisation and quality of its elite cast. Race director, Zack Amodu says arrangements have…
3 hours ago
President of the Senate Ahmad Lawal says his 2023 presidential ambition was conceived to enable him change the lives of Nigerians for the better.
4 hours ago
A Lagos High Court on Friday sentenced a Dane, Peter Nielsen, to death by hanging for killing his Nigerian wife and daughter. Justice Bolanle Okikiolu-Ighile convicted Nielsen, 54, on two counts of murder brought against him by the Lagos State Government. The judge sentenced Nielsen to death by hanging on both counts. The Dane was…