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Polio-Free Status: Buhari Thanks Merkel, Osinbajo, Sultan Of Sokoto, Others For Job Well Done

President Muhammadu Buhari has written world leaders and partners to appreciate their support towards helping Nigeria attain a Wild Polio Virus (WPV) free status, pledging...

COVID-19: Nigeria Confirmed Cases Exceeds 27,000

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday July 02, 2020 announced six hundred and twenty-six (626) confirmed new cases of coronavirus also known...

Pandemic Disruptions An Opportunity For Africa To Reimagine Cities

The need for social distancing and better sanitation could leapfrog African city development into a more sustainable future. This is according to Duncan Bonnett, Director Market...

Dubai Police Repatriates ‘Hushpuppi’ To United States

Dubai Police on Thursday in a statement said it has extradited alleged criminal mastermind Raymond Igbalode Abbas also known as ‘Hushpuppi’ from the United Arab...

OPay To Shut Down Businesses In Nigeria Except Payments Platform

Nigeria’s Fintech startup, OPay has said it will shut down all its businesses in the country except its payments platform. The company made this known in a...

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 790 Cases As Total Infectious Hits 26,484

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday July 1, 2020 announced seven hundred and ninety (790) confirmed new cases of coronavirus also known...

Polio-Free Status: Buhari Thanks Merkel, Osinbajo, Sultan Of Sokoto, Others For Job Well Done

President Muhammadu Buhari has written world leaders and partners to appreciate their support towards helping Nigeria attain a Wild Polio Virus (WPV) free status, pledging...

Dr Anu Arrested, Charged To Court Over Failed Cosmetic Surgery

A self-acclaimed plastic surgeon, Dr Anu who is the owner of MedContour Services Ltd, was arrested on Wednesday, July 1st, said popular Investigative journalist, Fisayo Soyombo. According...

D’banj Sues Accuser, Seyitan For N1.5Billion

Pop singer, Oladapo Oyebanjo popularly known as D’banj, through his Lawyer, Mike Ozekhome (SAN), has sued his accuser, Seyitan Babatayo, for N1.5billion. Seyitan had in a series...

Aggrieved Oyo PDP Members Kick Against Adegbenro’s Appointment As South-West Caretaker Chairman

Some aggrieved members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State, have expressed their dissatisfaction over the appointment of Mr Dayo Adegbenro, as the...

Lagos Announces Partial Reopening Of Schools

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, at a media briefing on Friday announced August 3 as the new date for the partial resumption of schools...

Politics

Aggrieved Oyo PDP Members Kick Against Adegbenro’s Appointment As South-West Caretaker Chairman

Some aggrieved members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State, have expressed their dissatisfaction over the appointment of Mr Dayo Adegbenro, as the...

Wike Vindicates Buharists

It came like a bolt out of the blue. Early this week, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, issued an advertisement, which went in a completely...

APC Caretaker Committee Visits Tinubu, Akande

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker/Extraordinary National Convention Planning Committee of the on Thursday visited the party’s National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu; and a former...

COVID-19: We Have Not Approve Schools Resumption –PTF

The Chairman of Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 and Secretary to the Federal Government, Mr Boss Mustapha has clarified the controversy surrounding the resumption...

Ondo State Commissioner For Health, Wahab Adegbenro Is Dead

The Ondo State Commissioner for Health, Wahab Adegbenro is dead. A government official confirmed the news to SAHARA REPORTERS on Thursday afternoon. ALSO READ: OPay...

We’re Determine To Do More To Protect Poor, Vulnerable Nigerians – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says the recently developed Economic Sustainability Plan, aimed at stimulating the economy amid the COVID-19 pandemic, will extend protection to very poor...

Business

Outstanding Young Nigerian Hero, Adjwoa Awe Receives Award In Memory Of Princess Diana

A young Nigerian, Miss Adjwoa Awe, 15 years of age has been honoured with The Diana Award for going above and beyond in their daily...

FG Increases Petrol Pump Price To N143.8 Per Litre

The Petroleum Product Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) on Wednesday announced an upward review of the retail pump price of petrol from the previous N121.50. This...

Domestic Flights To Reopen On July 8

The Federal Government has announced that airports in Lagos and Abuja will resume domestic flights on Wednesday, July 8, 2020. The Kano, Port Harcourt, Owerri...

Zenith Bank Emerges Number One Tier-1 Bank In Nigeria

Nigeria’s Zenith Bank Plc has emerged the Number One Bank in the country by Tier-1 Capital in the 2020 Top 1000 World Banks Ranking published...

Ecobank Transnational Inc. Holds Its 32nd Annual General Meeting And Shareholders Approve Resolutions

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (“ETI”), the parent of the Ecobank Group (http://www.Ecobank.com), the leading pan-African bank with banking operations in 33 countries, concluded its 32nd Annual General...

Buhari Commends Economic Team, Wants Nigeria’s Quick Exit From Under-Development Status

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja appreciated the outstanding support and guidance provided by the Presidential Economic Advisory Council (PEAC) which he described as a...

Entertainment

Dr Anu Arrested, Charged To Court Over Failed Cosmetic Surgery

A self-acclaimed plastic surgeon, Dr Anu who is the owner of MedContour Services Ltd, was arrested on Wednesday, July 1st, said popular Investigative journalist, Fisayo Soyombo. According...

Burna Boy Wins 2020 BET Award For International Act

Nigerian Afro superstar, Burna Boy has won the BET Awards for Best International Act. The 2020 BET Awards was held virtually at L.A. Live, Los...

COVID-19: Peter Okoye, Wife, Daughter Tests Positive

Pop singer Peter Okoye, also known as Mr. P a member of the defunct PSquare musical group, in a series of video tweets on Twitter...

Lagos, Nollywood Seek To Stronger Relationship

... As Practitioners, Others Call For More Support from LASG Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf, the President of the...

Online Petition To UN Against D’banj Reaches 14,915 Signatures

An online petition against Nigerian artist Dapo Oyebanjo also known as D’Banj has reached 14,915 signatures and inches closer to its 15, 000-signature target less...

Former BBNaija Khafi’s Brother, Alexandra Shot Dead In London

The brother of the former Big Brother Naija housemate (BBNaija), Khafi Kareem, Alexandra Kareem has been reportedly shot dead in London. Alexandra was shot dead...

Lifestyle

D’banj Sues Accuser, Seyitan For N1.5Billion

Pop singer, Oladapo Oyebanjo popularly known as D’banj, through his Lawyer, Mike Ozekhome (SAN), has sued his accuser, Seyitan Babatayo, for N1.5billion. Seyitan had in a series...

Lessons From 1 Corinthians

I have been a part of a bible study group in the last 11 months. We studied I Corinthians from September 19, 2019 to June 28,...

Encouragement From David For The Fathers

By Motunrayo Alaka Socially constructed gender roles puts a lot of pressure on men to be demigods. They work hard to be sole providers, protectors...

Omoni Oboli Says Ibidun Ighodalo Encouraged Her To Adopt A Baby Girl

The Nollywood actress and movie producer, Omoni Oboli, has said  the deceased wife of Pastor Ituah Ighodalo,  Ibidunni, was helping her to adopt a baby...

BBNaija’s Mercy Eke, Diane, Kim Oprah And Venita Flaunt Sexy Bikini Bodies On Instagram

Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) Pepper Dem winner, Mercy Eke alongside other former Housemates are causing stirs on social as they shared series of sexy photos. The beautiful...

BBNaija’s Esther: I Didn’t Kiss Frodd, He Kissed Me

Former BBNaija’s housemate, Esther has said she didn’t kissed Frodd but Frodd did. It will be recalled the love story between Esther and Frodd after...

Sports

Wenger Speaks On Calls To Become Next Arsenal Chairman

The former Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, in his reaction to call for him to become the next chairman of Arsenal insisted he is not a...

Former Manchester City Defender, Nedum Onuoha Speaks About Not 100% Safe In US After Police Brutally Killed George Floyd

Nedum Onuoha former Manchester City defender who is currently playing for Utah-based Real Salt Lake, Nedum Onuoha has revealed that he’s feels unsafe with the United State...

Chelsea Planned To Sell 11 Players After Agreeing To Timo Werner In The Summer Transfer Window

Chelsea FC is set to wrapping up their £53million capture of the 24-year-old RB Leipzig Germany striker who has scored 25 goals in the Bundesliga this season, will sign...

I Have No Girlfriend –Anthony Joshua

British professional boxer and two-time unified heavyweight champion, Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua better known as Anthony Joshua has revealed that he doesn’t have a girlfriend...

FIFA Foundation Organises First-Ever Official Football Match To Raise Funds For Access To COVID-19 Tools (ACT)

First-ever official football match to raise funds for Access to COVID-19 Tools (ACT) ZURICH, Switzerland, The FIFA Foundation will organise its first-ever official football match...

Premier League: Ighalo Rated Second-Richest African Footballer

Nigerian international, Odion Ighalo, has been ranked second-richest African footballer below aged 30 in the Premier League The Sunday Times reports. The ranking by the...