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29 Jan
The Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu, has commiserated with Sen. Teslim Folarin over the death of his wife, Mrs Angela Folarin.
13 Nov 2021
Do you feel hungover most of the time? Or groggy? Do you tend to procrastinate more than you used to, say, before the pandemic? There’s been quite a bit of research since the start of the pandemic
4 Nov 2021
The United Kingdom (UK) announced new funding, yesterday, to support African governments to roll out critical adaptation projects so at-risk communities can adapt to the impact of extreme weather
19 Oct 2021
Gunmen have killed at least 30 people in an attack in Sokoto State, Governor Aminu Tambuwal confirmed yesterday. The assault began at a weekly market in Goronyo on Sunday and continued into Monday morning...
19 Sep 2020
A bodyguard to British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has been "removed from operational duties" after leaving his gun on a plane back from the United States, reports and police said Saturday.
19 Mar 2020
Nigeria took sweeping measures yesterday to check the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic as the country and the rest of the world continued to face last-minute disruptions
14 Oct 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari’s wife, Aisha, yesterday returned to the country after a long holiday in the United Kingdom (UK) where she stayed back to attend to her health, following medical advice.
13 Feb 2019
The United States (U.S.) Consulate in Nigeria has debunked reports that it is supporting a particular candidate in the presidential elections. Describing the report that the U.S. was supporting presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, as ‘fake news and rumours,’ the U.S. Ambasador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington restated that it was…
16 Jan 2019
Nigeria, and the Republic of India, yesterday, signed a Bilateral Air Service Agreement (BASA), to deepen flight operations end to end.    The Minister of States for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, disclosed this via his twitter handle, shortly after signing the agreement with representatives of the Indian government.    The Guardian gathered that the agreement was overdue…
20 Nov 2018
Gemona West Interior Designs, a full service interior design company in Lagos, has clinched the prestigious African Property Awards for the Office Interior Category. The event, which held recently at The Waldorf Astoria Palm Jumeirah Hotel, Dubai, was the firm’s debut at the international award and it emerged winner of the prize through its E-Tranzact,…
2 Apr 2018
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday suggested that the poisoning of a former double agent could benefit the British government by distracting attention from problems around Brexit. The March 4 attack on Skripal and his daughter in the English city of Salisbury has triggered a wave of tit-for-tat expulsions of diplomats between the West…
16 Feb 2018
The listing of the nation’s currency- Naira, under the pre-approved currencies policy of United Kingdom will facilitate more trade deals among the countries. Besides, it has been assessed as a show of the strength of bilateral relations and the efforts in easing complex negotiations associated with business for the countries. A Research Analyst at Cyprus-based FXTM,…


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The Federal Government says it has resumed payment of over N9.24 billion to 76,107 beneficiaries of the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) programme across the six local government areas in Kebbi State.
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Zamfara State Chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has dismissed rumours circulating on social media and other online platforms which said the party had suspended its chairman over anti-party issues.
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From next week, all attention will be on Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), as the country’s two major parties – All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party....
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Despite challenges occasioned by the COVID-10 pandemic, the Nigerian banking industry has remained resilient, delivering 15.6 per cent and 6.8 per cent growth in total assets and profits respectively in the first half of 2021.
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Experts and stakeholders in Nigeria’s payment industry have called for concerted efforts to mitigate the growing menace of digital frauds.