Saturday, 26th November 2022
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19 Nov 2016
Singapore yesterday executed two foreigners, including a Nigerian, Chijioke Stephen Obioha, for drug trafficking offences after their last-minute appeals were thrown out by the country’s top courts.
16 Nov 2016
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved a bilateral agreement for the avoidance of double taxation in business deals between Nigeria and Singapore.
21 Aug 2016
Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was taken ill while delivering a speech on Sunday, shocking a live television audience, but aides said his condition was not serious.
22 Jun 2016
Lagos has been ranked 40th, after cities including Stockholm, London, New York, Paris, Johannesburg and others, in the networked society city index 2016, released by Ericsson, yesterday.
21 Apr 2015
A teenager in Singapore was charged over a expletive-laden YouTube video that criticised the city-state's late founding leader Lee Kuan Yew was bailed out
23 Mar 2015
Singapore on Monday indefinitely banned protests and other gatherings at the country's sole free-speech park, declaring it a zone for honouring the late former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew.


14 mins ago
Benin forces have clashed with gunmen near the country's northern border with Burkina Faso leaving four attackers dead, the army said. It did not identify a specific group, but Gulf of Guinea states Benin, Togo, Ghana and Ivory Coast are facing a growing threat from Sahel jihadists over their northern borders. The army said a…
35 mins ago
The Police in Borno have arrested a female teacher simply identified as Aunty Zara for allegedly sexually assaulting a four-year-old pupil in Maiduguri.
53 mins ago
Australia won a World Cup game for only the third time in their history with a dogged 1-0 victory over Tunisia on Saturday to revive their last-16 hopes.
1 hour ago
Eden Hazard admitted Saturday that Belgium's best chance to win the World Cup had come and gone but said they still have the quality and experience to lift the trophy in Qatar. Belgium, who finished third at the tournament in Russia in 2018, are still ranked second in the world but many of the much-vaunted…
2 hours ago
US authorities announced a ban Friday on the import or sale of communications equipment deemed "an unacceptable risk to national security" -- including gear from Chinese giants Huawei Technologies and ZTE. Both firms have been on a roster of companies listed as a threat by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), and the new rules bar…