News

“COVID-19 Is Making Nigerians Bet More” Says Local Bet Shop Owner

…Before the outbreak of coronavirus, I used to sell at least 3 shoes per day, but now I struggles to sell a single shoe in...

Aviation Workers Shut Down Bristow Pilots Operations

The Aviation union under the aegis of National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) have shut the operations of Bristow Helicopters across the country...

I Lose 70% Of My Income On A Daily Basis Since COVID-19 Came, Manager Of Popular Open Bar Cries Out

Long before the outbreak of the coronavirus Pandemic also known as COVID-19, the typical atmosphere in the bars and nightclubs is such that renders the...

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 304 New Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday August 02, 2020 announced three hundred and four (304) confirmed new cases of coronavirus better known...

Emporium, Yinfanny Foundations Seek Support For Less Privileged

......Distribute Sallah Rams, Food Items  The Founder and CEO of a non-governmental organisation, Hr Emporius, Prince Quam Owolabi Animashaun and the Founder of Yinfanny Foundation,...

Expect ‘Lengthy’ Coronavirus Pandemic –WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) Chief, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has said the coronavirus pandemic's effects would be long-lasting. "It's sobering to think that six months...

“COVID-19 Is Making Nigerians Bet More” Says Local Bet Shop Owner

…Before the outbreak of coronavirus, I used to sell at least 3 shoes per day, but now I struggles to sell a single shoe in...

Aviation Workers Shut Down Bristow Pilots Operations

The Aviation union under the aegis of National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) have shut the operations of Bristow Helicopters across the country...

15 Years After, Shoprite Set To Leave Nigeria

The South African supermarket chain, Shoprite Holdings Limited, has announced on Monday that it will close all its stores in Nigeria, citing amongst others, the...

I Lose 70% Of My Income On A Daily Basis Since COVID-19 Came, Manager Of Popular Open Bar Cries Out

Long before the outbreak of the coronavirus Pandemic also known as COVID-19, the typical atmosphere in the bars and nightclubs is such that renders the...

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 304 New Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday August 02, 2020 announced three hundred and four (304) confirmed new cases of coronavirus better known...

Politics

Zulum Explains To APC Governors Why He Can’t Be Silent Over Boko Haram

.. Says Buhari, Buratai not to blame ... APC Governors express solidarity Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum on Sunday, told visiting governors in...

2023: Mamman Daura Speaking For Himself –Presidency

The Presidency on Saturday in a reaction to statement credited Malam Mamman Daura on zoning said the views he expressed were personal to him and did...

President Buhari To Mark Eid Prayers At Home

President Muhammadu Buhari will observe the Eid El-Kabir prayers with his family at home, just as he did during the Eid El-Fitr a little over...

Awotan Dumpsite: Salawu Commends Oyo Govt’s Plan To Tap Into Renewable Energy

Environmental Consultant and CEO, Macpresse West Africa Limited, Mr. Idowu Salawu has commended plans by the Oyo State Government to tap into renewable energy sources, such...

Buhari Interacts With APC Governors, Commends Party Caretakers

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday at a virtual interaction with the governors of the APC-controlled States with the Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo in attendance commended...

Zulum In Ilorin, Pays Condolence To Governor AbdulRazaq

The Borno State Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum was in Ilorin on Sunday, on condolence visit to Governor Abdul-Rahman Abdul-Razaq who lost his father yesterday,...

Business

15 Years After, Shoprite Set To Leave Nigeria

The South African supermarket chain, Shoprite Holdings Limited, has announced on Monday that it will close all its stores in Nigeria, citing amongst others, the...

Sylva, Kyari, Wabote Hail SEPLAT As Pride Of Indigenous Operators, Gas Revolution Strides

The Honourable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva; the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mallam Mele Kyari;...

MediaReach OMD Employs Data On Media Consumption To Aid Businesses In Navigating The New Normal

mediaReach OMD, a frontline marketing and media agency, had during this period of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, guided media planners, buyers, and businesses in their...

Regulation, Collaboration Needed To Fast-Track Global Circular Economy

…European Green Deal, Covid-19 and new technology change environmental landscape Cross sector collaboration and enabling regulatory frameworks, as well as technology innovation, can fast track...

Nigeria Reopens More Airports For Domestic Operations

The Federal Government of Nigeria has approved the reopening of more airports for domestic operations after about three months of restrictions to curb the spread...

Lagos State Government Commends Mouka, Others On Donation For COVID-19 Relief

The Lagos State Government led by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has applauded Mouka Limited for the donation of 500 mattresses for the equipment of the State’s...

Entertainment

BBNaija Lockdown: Lilo, Ka3na Evicted From The House

The Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) lockdown season which began two weeks ago held its first evictions shown on Sunday night with housemates, Ka3na and Lilo...

Lagos To Hold Two-Day Virtual Sallah Celebrations with A-List Musicians, Comedians

The Lagos State Government is set to hold virtual Sallah celebrations with some A-list Musicians and Comedians including Kenny Black, Gbenga Adeyinka, Omobaba, Small Doctor,...

OAP And Wife Of Late Singer Nomoreloss, Phoenix Osinuga Is Dead

The wife of late Nigerian singer, Nomoreloss, Phoenix Osinuga is dead. Her death was announced on Saturday, July 25, 2020, by blogger, Kemi Felani. Osinuga...

I Switched Off My Phone After Naira Marley Promised Me N1m –Actor, Jude Chukwuka

The 56-year-old actor, Jude Chukwuka in a recent interview with Sunday Scoop said he was shocked and switched off his phone when the controversial Nigeria...

Rape Allegation: D’Banj, Seyitan Reach Out Of Court Settlement

The lady who accused artiste, D’Banj also known as Oladapo Oyebanjo of rape Seyitan Babatayo, in a letter to the police says she’s withdrawing her...

BBNaija’s Nengi Becomes First Head Of House

 The Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) Nengi has emerged the first Heed of Housemates after participating in the first Head of House task. After just a...

Lifestyle

See BBNaija’s Mercy Eke New Look

The winner of the Big Brother Naija (BBNaija)’s Peppe Dem, Mercy Eke no doubt sure knows the best outing that fit every occasion which has...

Forget And Reach

By Motunrayo Alaka Forget and reach. These two words encompass most of all it takes in attitude and action to consistently make progress, succeed and...

My Faith, My Work, My Country

Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of State Family Leader Summit Ron Pearson Center, West Des Moines, Iowa MRS POMPEO: Good afternoon and thank you for that. I’m...

COVID-19 Is Real, Life Might Not Return To Normal Till Next Year –Peter Okoye

Nigeria Singer, Peter Okoye also known as MrP , who recently recovered from the coronavirus better known as COVID-19 alongside members of his immediate family...

Omisore’s Wife Selects As New Regent In Ekiti

Wife of former Deputy governor of Osun state, Senator Iyiola Omisore, Barrister, Erelu, Mojisola Omisore has been selected as the new REGENT Oisa Amulodu of...

Adam, Where Are You?

By Motunrayo Alaka The middle of the year is a good time to do a self-assessment and ask yourself God’s question to Adam in the...

Sports

English FA Cup: Arsenal Defeat Chelsea To Win 14th Title

Arsenal FC has won their 14th FA Cup title, on Saturday, August 1, against London rivals, Chelsea, in an empty Wembley stadium shut to supporters...

FIFA Approves $1m COVID-19 Relief Grant For NFF

The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) has approved the sum of $1m COVID-19 relief grant to the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) “to protect and...

Nigeria’s Osimhen Seals €80m Napoli Deal, Quarantined

Victor Osimhen the Super Eagles striker has signed his African record deal to Napoli from Lille on Friday, and was quarantined by Nigerian health officials...

Man United, Chelsea Qualify For Champions League

Manchester United and Chelsea on Sunday sealed Champions League places as Bournemouth and Watford fell through the trapdoor on a dramatic final day of the...

Real Madrid Win 34th La Liga Title

Real Madrid has been crowned La Liga champions for the 34th time on Thursday after they beat Villarreal 2-1 to clinch the title with one...

Buhari Congratulates Kamaru Usman For Retaining UFC Title

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulates Kamarudeen Usman on the successful defence of his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight title with an emphatic win over Jorge...