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11 Jul
In honour of stage and film legend Olu Jacobs' 80th birthday , the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari joined Nollywood actors from both Nigeria and overseas to celebrate the thespian. President Buhari joined Nollywood in congratulating Olu Jacobs on turning 80 in a statement released on Sunday and signed by his Special Adviser on Media…
11 Feb
Another annual international Corruption Perception Index, another year of depressing reading for Nigeria. This year’s league table of the most corrupt countries on Earth sees Nigeria slipping even further – dropping a further five places to 154th out of 180, making us the second most corrupt nation in West Africa. Describing this position as “a…
6 May 2021
It cannot be without cause that we are told it is love that makes the world to go round. Everyone can sense and appreciate love beamed at him. I am talking of genuine love not sham, pretended love borne out calculation.
2 May 2020
Nollywood actress, Hilda Dokubo is questioning the motive behind President Muhammadu Buhari's decision to ease the lockdown despite how the coronavirus cases in the nation keep increasing. The actress expressed her worries in a lengthy Instagram video shared on her page on Friday, May 1, 2020. "Who exactly is lying to the president? Who? The…
29 Apr 2020
Popular Nigerian artiste, Harrysong has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to stop borrowing money from other countries. The music star made this known via his Instagram page on Monday, where he expressed his displeasure over plans by the government to borrow money to fund its projects. "Buhari invest in education, it is never too late,…
27 Apr 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari in a speech addressing the nation on Monday extended the lockdown by one week in Lagos, Abuja, and Ogun state amid the coronavirus pandemic. However, he stated that there will be a gradual easing of the lockdown: “The lockdown in the FCT, Lagos & Ogun States shall subsist remain in place until…
26 Feb 2020
From a position where a call for the President’s resignation is treated with utter disdain and is scoffed as “foolish”, the new position where the call is recognised as worthy of presidential response represents a certain progress.
29 Oct 2019
The camp of the U-17 national team, Golden Eaglets in Brazil has been much energized by the words of love and encouragement by President Muhammadu Buhari. The players are looking to qualify for the competition’s Round of 16 when they play Ecuador this evening in Goiania.
5 Sep 2019
In Nigeria’s fleeting political arena, to be re-appointed in the president’s cabinet is a feat, which some consider more important than effectively carrying out national service. Head, Education Desk, IYABO LAWAL, examines the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu’s first term in office and what to expect in his second tenure.
10 Jun 2019
Some concerned Nigerians have filed a suit against the payment of over N4.68 billion as ‘welcome package’ to the incoming members of the ninth National Assembly.
26 May 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term, which is billed to commence on May 29, 2019 offers him and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) a unique opportunity to right the observed shortcomings in the outgoing 2015 to 2019 dispensation.   The incumbent president and his party came into office in 2015 riding on the lofty ideals…
15 May 2019
As families and well-wishers marked the 16th birthday of abducted Leah Sharibu yesterday, the Federal Government was urged to go the extra mile to secure her release from the captivity of Boko Haram terrorists.


Some repentant Boko-Haram members were on Saturday engaged in sanitation of maiduguri as part of measures preparing them for reintegration.
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The Ikom Calabar Federal High Way has been overtaken by flood, as motorists and road users were trapped in Okuni community after a heavy downpour in the early hours of Saturday
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Kyiv and Moscow accused each other on Saturday of striking the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in southeastern Ukraine, which has been shelled repeatedly in the past week.
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Steven Gerrard won his first managerial clash with former England teammate Frank Lampard as Aston Villa beat Everton 2-1 to get off the mark in the Premier League.
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Baby weaning can be tricky, and finding the right food for them takes a lot of careful consideration.  In many Nigerian homes, brown pap is one of the first foods introduced during baby weaning. Depending on the tribe, pap has several names; the Igbo people of southeastern Nigeria call it Akamu, the Yorubas call it…