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4 Oct
Ten months after the burnt Lagos Airport link bridge was closed to traffic for structural test, House of Representatives member representing Oshodi/Isolo Federal Constituency II
9 Nov 2020
British Vogue unveiled Beyoncé as its December 2020 cover star on Friday, October 30, with three jaw-dropping covers. In the interview, conducted by editor-in-chief Edward Enninful, the 39-year-old superstar reveals how the events of 2020 "absolutely changed" her. She recalled her "back to back" creative projects over the last four years, starting with her 2016…
27 Dec 2019
Another December and here we are again. Another December rolling away and rolling us away … Another December and I see myself as a solitary figure, as humble, as ever, in my reflection and confrontation with an overwhelming significance of all aspects of our national realities. Another December nearing its journey’s end … Another December…
5 Dec 2019
It is no news that a healthy lifestyle and diet helps determine the longevity of one's life. However, new research shows that your birth month is capable of playing a huge role in life expectancy. According to reports, numerous studies that look at the peculiar attributes to determine who lives to the ripe age of…
24 Aug 2019
Andy Ruiz Jnr has now reportedly agreed to Saudi Arabia as the venue for his rematch against Anthony Joshua in December.  The world heavyweight champion originally had ‘security concerns’ about the fight’s location in the Middle East. But, after receiving reassurances and a bigger purse than the original figure of £8million, the fight is now set, according to The Athletic
13 Jun 2019
Facebook chat platform, WhatsApp, will take legal action against users who send too many messages from December 7, 2019.   The company hoped to put a stop to the abuse of the service by spammers, who send huge number of messages to particular users, it said.   Such rules are banned in its terms, and…
24 Dec 2018
Some civil servants in Abia on Monday commended the State Government for prompt payment of their December salaries and pensions. The workers gave the commendation in a statement made available by the state Commissioner for Information, Chief John Okiyi, to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja. They said the prompt payment would enable…
23 Dec 2018
Bayelsa State Government has declared receipt of N13.6bn as allocation from the federation account for December 2018. Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Maxwell Ebibai, in a statement, yesterday, said Governor Seriake Dickson, as a result of the allocation, had directed payment of December salary and allowances to workers before Christmas, while Treasury Department would ensure compliant.…
20 Dec 2018
The Abia State Chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), has given the state government up to the end of December 2018, to pay doctors in the employment of the State Health Management Board (HMB), and Abia State University Teaching Hospital (ABSUTH), all their salary arrears or face industrial crisis.    The NMA issued the…
Report of a looming fuel scarcity again at this time of the year has come
17 Dec 2018
Report of a looming fuel scarcity again at this time of the year has come as a bad omen to many Nigerians, given the significance of this period in the life of the nation. The threat by oil marketers under the aegis of the Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association (DAPPMA) and the Independent Petroleum…
14 Dec 2018
The air feels different in Lagos. The streets are crawling with the Christmas revellers who joined flights from around the globe to this city, where they will chase an entire spectrum of entertainment for the holidays. They will indulge in all the city has to offer. Most will wake up to mornings, filled with hangover…
12 Aug 2018
Miss Zaya and Mr. Hammersmith in A Soldier’s Story: Return from the Dead, which is set to premiere at The Genesis Deluxe Cinema, Palms Shopping Mall, Oniru, Lekki on December 6, 2018. Produced by Martin Gbados, the action movie is written and directed by Frankie Ogar. Set in two West African countries, Nigeria and a…


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ABUJA, Nigeria, November 26, 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- The Africa Water and Sanitation Week Conference ended today with the issuance of The Windhoek Multi-Stakeholder Resolutions for Accelerating Water Security and Access to Safely Managed Sanitation and Hygiene in Africa. The Conference was convened virtually by the African Ministers’ Council on Water (AMCOW) and the African Union…
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President Nicolas Maduro on Sunday assailed EU observers of Venezuelan local elections and denied their assertion that last week's voting was marred by irregularities.
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American actress Lindsay Lohan took to Instagram on Sunday morning to announce her engagement to her boyfriend of two years, Bader Shammas, in a series of cuddly Instagram photos. Taking to her Instagram, Lohan shared photos of her and her fiancé, tagging Shammas and adding a diamond ring emoji with the caption "My love. My…
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The coronavirus pandemic will cost the global tourism sector $2.0 trillion in lost revenue in 2021, the UN's tourism body said Monday, calling the sector's recovery "fragile" and "slow".
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The All Progressives Congress (APC) and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Borno have engaged in a war of words over on-going resettlement of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs).