News

Nigeria Records 284 New Cases Of Coronavirus, 199 In Lagos, Total Now 6,677

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday 20, May 2020 announced two hundred and eighty-four  (284) new cases of coronavirus also known as...

US Announces Additional $162 Million For COVID-19 Response In Africa, Asia, Europe And Latin America

The United States has announced additional $162 Million for coronavirus pandemic also known as COVID-19 response in Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America. The Secretary...

Oyo Govt. Issues Ultimatum To Occupants Of Illegal Structure

Oyo State Government has warned occupants of illegal structures/Shanties adjoined to UMC Demonstration School, Molete, Ibadan to remove their valuables and vacate the space within 7-days....

OYRTMA Begins Full Operation In Oke-Ogun Zone

…impounds 15 motorcycles, 9 cars, 4 trailers in Saki The Oyo State Road Transport Management Authority (OYRTMA) has begun full operation in the Oke-Ogun zone...

Coronavirus: Africa Must Act Now To Avoid A Catastrophe, Say Rights Chiefs

The disease had reached all 54 African States, infecting nearly 88,172 people GENEVA, Switzerland, Human rights chiefs from the United Nations and the African Commission...

Coronavirus: Robots Arrive To Screen Rwandan Patients

The robots are manufactured by a Belgium-based company ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, Five humanoid robots have been delivered to Rwanda where they will assist in coronavirus...

Nigeria Records 284 New Cases Of Coronavirus, 199 In Lagos, Total Now 6,677

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday 20, May 2020 announced two hundred and eighty-four  (284) new cases of coronavirus also known as...

Lagos Discharges 17 More COVID-19 Patients

The Lagos State Government has announced the discharged of 17 more coronavirus otherwise called COVID-19  patients from its facilities. The Incident Commander, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu...

US Announces Additional $162 Million For COVID-19 Response In Africa, Asia, Europe And Latin America

The United States has announced additional $162 Million for coronavirus pandemic also known as COVID-19 response in Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America. The Secretary...

President Buhari Holds Second Teleconference FEC Meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari and ministers on Wednesday held a virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting for the second time since the coronavirus pandemic outbreak in...

Coronavirus: Africa Must Act Now To Avoid A Catastrophe, Say Rights Chiefs

The disease had reached all 54 African States, infecting nearly 88,172 people GENEVA, Switzerland, Human rights chiefs from the United Nations and the African Commission...

Politics

President Buhari Holds Second Teleconference FEC Meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari and ministers on Wednesday held a virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting for the second time since the coronavirus pandemic outbreak in...

COVID-19: President Buhari Urges Governors To Work Closely With PTF

President Muhammadu Buhari has in teleconference with some selected governors on Monday urged them to work closely work with the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on...

COVID-19: No Presidential Broadcast Today –Presidency

The Presidency has said that President Muhammadu Buhari has no plan to address Nigerians today as it was widely reported in the media on Sunday....

President Buhari To Address Nigerians Today

President Muhammadu Buhari will address Nigerians today, Monday May 18, 2020 just as the first phase of the gradual easing of the coronavirus also known...

LG Primary: Oyo APC EXCO In Dilemma As Ajimobi Orders Them To Refund Aspirants Fees

The Oyo State Executives Council of All Progressives Congress (APC), are under fire as the Deputy National Chairman (South), of the party, Senator Abiola Ajimobi...

Atiku Faults Latest 2020 Budget Review, Suggests Alternatives

A former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, has faulted the latest review of the 2020 national budget by the Federal Government, saying it shows that the regime...

Business

Heritage Bank To Disburse CBN’s N100bn Loan To Health, Sells FX To SMEs, Education Sectors

As part of proactive measures to cushion the effect of the COVID-19 and revamp the nation’s dwindling economy, Heritage Bank is set to disburse the...

Messe Muenchen South Africa To Expand Reach With Analytica Lab Africa 2021

Reach leading African laboratory & analysis professionals analytica Lab Africa, the international trade fair for laboratory technology, analysis, biotechnology and diagnostics, will be back in...

COVID-19: Standard Chartered Donates $11,8m For Relief Efforts Across Africa And The Middle East

The donations will contribute to programmes providing urgent medical support and the protection and education of vulnerable children DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Standard Chartered today...

COVID-19: CBN To Support Homegrown Vaccine With N100bn –Emefiele

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, on Tuesday announced that the apex bank is ready to support researchers, science-based institutions, and biotechnology...

Under Pressure: Air Cargo Stakeholders Become Flexible To Deliver

Challenged by a lack of capacity and rising prices, air cargo stakeholders are adapting to the new normal in a bid to keep supply chains...

COVID-19: SMEs’ Partnership, Rigorous Commitment Key To Sustainable Economy Growth -Sekibo

In light of the sharp dwindling in the global economy occasioned by Covid-19 pandemic, the MD/CEO of Heritage Bank Plc, Ifie Sekibo disclosed that with...

Entertainment

KWAM 1 Speaks On Alleged Affair With Alaafin Oyo’s Wife

Legendary Fuji Artiste and Mayegun of Yorubaland, Alhaji Wasiu Ayinde Marshal also known as K1 De Ultimate, has cleared the air on the allegation of...

Veteran Nollywood Actor, Pa Kasunmu Kayode Odumosu Dies At 67

Nollywood Veteran, Pa Kasunmu Kayode Odumosu who has been on a sick bed for some time is dead in an undisclosed hospital. He was aged...

Celebrities Turn Out For MTV Base Island Block Party

It was a night of exhilarating fun and non-stop excitement as MTV Base marked its 15th anniversary in the continent. Known for showcasing the best...

Nigeria’s Most Celebrated Youngstar, OzzyBee Launches Another Of His Laudable Projects, “Ozzybee’s Young Savers Scheme”

It is no longer news that one of the brightest stars that have come out of Nigeria, OzzyBee is a life changing agent to his...

Ndani TV’s Skinny Girl In Transit Is Back For A 6th Season! 

Ndani TV's Skinny Girl In Transit Is Back For A 6th Season!   NdaniTV has confirmed that everyone’s favorite show, Skinny Girl in Transit will...

Rema Is Alive And Well –Manager

The Manager of Mavin Records artiste, Rema in a chat with Vanguard on Saturday said the artiste is alive and doing fine. “Death is not...

Lifestyle

Be Of Good Courage

Motunrayo Alaka Today, I have words of encouragement. I restate the obvious when I say we are in uncertain times.  It is difficult to plan....

IGP Orders Probe Of E-Money, Withdraws Escorts

The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered immediate withdrawal of six police escorts attached to Chairman, Five Star Group, Emeka Okonkwo also known...

Outrage As Man Abandons Fiancée After 28 Abortions

There is an ongoing outrage on Twitter as a Nigerian man identified only as Kunle, reportedly dumped his fiancée who had gone through over 28...

Everyone Deserves A Chance

By Motunrayo Alaka The word of the Lord came to me again, saying, “What do you mean when you use this proverb concerning the land of Israel, saying:...

Men Find It Difficult To Handle Successful Women –Toke Makinwa

Popular media personality, Toke Makinwa in a recent live Instagram chat with former On-Air Personality (OAP), and presenter, IK Osakioduwa said she has never been interested in...

Ladies, Dating Men Who Genuinely Like Us Is Key –Toni Tones

Popular Nollywood actress, in a series of tweets on Twitter advised women not to chase after men who do not validate them, instead they should settle...

Sports

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...

Wimbledon Cancelled Indefinitely Over Coronavirus

The Wimbledon has been cancelled indefinitely for the first time since World War II over the spread of coronavirus pandemic also known as COVID-19 across...

UEFA Champions League Postponed Over Coronavirus

The European Championship has been postponed until 2021, this was as a result of the unprecedented disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The Norwegian FA...

Ighalo Shines As Manchester United Thump LASK 5-0

The former Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo scored has helped Manchester United to thrashed Austrian club LASK 5-0 away in their Europa League first leg...

Arsenal Manager Mikel Arteta Tests Positive For Covid-19

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has tested positive for the coronavirus, the club announced on Thursday. Arsenal have closed their training ground as a result of Arteta’s...