Thursday, 29th February 2024


6 hours ago
Operatives of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested one Jamiu Salihu, 29, suspected of being the boyfriend of 20-year-old university admission seeker, Temitope Elemide, who was killed in Odeda Local Council.
12 Feb
Former Italian footballer, Giovanni Padovani, has been sentenced to life in prison for the brutal murder of his ex-girlfriend. He was convicted of multi-aggravated voluntary homicide for killing Alessandra Matteuzzi, 56, outside her home in Bologna on August 23, 2022. Padovani, who played for a lower-league team in Senigallia, had a tumultuous relationship with Matteuzzi,…


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Three hundred and fifty public and private school teachers in Edo and Delta states trained in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) under the Seplat Teachers Empowerment Programme (STEP) weekend graduated from the Seplat JV Energy education empowerment programme for host communities. The training in collaboration with NNPC Limited, was geared towards equipping the…
9 mins ago
The Managing Director of Edo State Investment Promotion Office (ESIPO), Mr. Kelvin Uwaibi, on Wednesday, commended the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) for its commitment to strengthening investment promotion capacity in Nigerian states through the Integrated National Financing Framework (INFF) programme.  Uwaibi who spoke in a meeting with UNDP officials said several initiatives planned for 2024,…
12 mins ago
Saudi Arabia's football governing body suspended Cristiano Ronaldo for one game on Thursday over a gesture he made on the pitch last weekend that was judged a "provocation".
13 mins ago
Every month signifies something special to everyone, but for leap years there are major significant things to know. From how often we come across them, to how those born on this date are named, well they are called “Leaplings”. Below we have curated the top four significant things to know about the leap year and…
15 mins ago
The Federal Government has announced that Nigeria will make a total of $22.8 billion from about 1,068 oil and gas projects approved between 2022 and 2023. Minister of State for Petroleum Resources (oil), Heineken Lokpobiri, said this on Wednesday at the ongoing Nigeria International Energy Summit (NIES) in Abuja. Lokpobiri disclosed 51 Field Development Plans…
29 mins ago
The Infinix HOT 40 Pro is designed to cater to the dynamic needs of today's users. Whether you're a professional, gamer, or photography lover, this smartphone combines cutting-edge technology with a user-centric design to enhance daily life in multiple aspects. Here are 10 ways the Infinix Hot 40 Pro can transform your daily experiences.
57 mins ago
Wildfires raging across north Texas reportedly killed at least one person on Wednesday, as firefighters struggled to control one of the largest blazes in state history which has destroyed property and prompted evacuations.
1 hour ago
Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen matched the late Diego Maradona's scoring achievement at Napoli after scoring a hat-trick in a 6-1 win at Sassuolo on Wednesday. It was Osimhen's second hat-trick in the Serie A. Osimhen's second goal against Sassuolo which put Napoli 3-1 up, took his league goals for the season to 10. According to…
1 hour ago
Norway's King Harald V, aged 87 and in poor health, is "improving" from an infection that forced him to be hospitalised while on holiday in Malaysia, according to his office.
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Kylian Mbappe will face former club Monaco for the final time as a Paris Saint-Germain player on Friday, provided coach Luis Enrique selects his star player.