Saturday, 1st October 2022
Breaking News:


4 days ago
In 2022, temperatures across the world rose beyond previously known records. Lands dried and cracked, affecting crop yields. Water levels in rivers dropped drastically.
24 Jul
Between July 6 and 8, a total of 18 persons lost their lives in two boat mishaps in Ikorodu and Mile 2 areas of Lagos State.
30 Jun
Medical scientists have alerted to a rise in cases of gastric cancer deaths associated with Helicobacter pylori (an organism that causes stomach ulcers) in Nigeria.
6 Jun
University's dons have sued for speedy environmental remediation and justice in the Niger Delta to avert looming mass deaths in the troubled oil-rich region
2 Jun
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has predicted a 94 per cent decrease in COVID-19 deaths in Africa compared to 2021.
14 May
North Korea announced 21 new "fever" deaths Saturday and said more than half a million people had been sickened nationwide, two days after confirming its first cases of Covid-19.
7 May
Several fires have broken out in southern Siberia, affecting about 200 buildings and causing at least five deaths on Saturday, said local authorities who declared a state of emergency.
22 Apr
The statement added that Idah, Ibaji, Lokoja, Ajaokuta, Ofu, Okene, Okehi, Kabba and Adavi local councils reported at least one case during the period under review...
20 Apr
There are mounting concerns among Lagos residents over looming deaths from carbon monoxide poisoning as a result of the burning of tyres on roads and streets.
19 Mar
China reported two Covid-19 deaths on Saturday, it's first in more than a year, underlining the threat posed by an Omicron outbreak that has triggered the country's highest case counts since the pandemic's outset.
6 Mar
Five years after President Muhammadu Buhari signed the law enforcing compulsory treatment of gunshot victims by doctors and hospitals, even without a police report,
13 Feb
Worried by the increase in cases of preterm babies, paediatricians have noted that while the average pregnancy lasts for approximately 37 to 42 weeks, every baby born before


9 mins ago
Russia was even more diplomatically isolated Saturday after President Vladimir Putin annexed four Moscow-held areas of Ukraine with Kyiv condemning the move and vowing to retake the territories.
28 mins ago
The OPEC+ oil cartel will meet in Vienna next week for the first time since Covid curbs were introduced in 2020, the organisation said Saturday.
35 mins ago
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has urged Nigerians to prioritise patriotism, unity and peace as they make their choices at the polls in 2023.
41 mins ago
Erik ten Hag's faith in Manchester United "warrior" Lisandro Martinez will be put to the test as Manchester City striker Erling Haaland aims to extend his red-hot streak in Sunday's derby.
54 mins ago
Flamboyant Japanese professional wrestler turned politician Antonio Inoki died Saturday aged 79, according to a company he founded.