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16 Dead After Air India Plane Breaks In Two At Calicut

No fewer than 16 people as been confirmed dead after an Air India Express plane with 191 people on board crashed at an airport in...

How My Daughter’s Death Led To A Foundation’ –Cecilia Odibo

A Lawyer, Mrs. Cecilia Odibo has narrated how the unfortunate death of her daughter, Mahuemolen Aduke Odibo led to the establishment of a foundation - the...

What A God! Pastor Paul Adewunmi Of RCCG Overflowing Mega Parish Is Dead

Pastor Paul Adewunmi of the Redeem Christian Church of God (RCCG) Lagos Province 14 and presiding pastor of Overflowing Mega Parish located at Jonathan Coker...

Osinbajo Urges Youths To Reverse Negative Impact Of COVID-19 Pandemic Through Innovations

VP details FG’s economic response to pandemic at Law Students Townhall Meeting Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo  on Thursday at the virtual Townhall meeting of...

“COVID-19 Swallowed All My Savings” —Local Trader

The coronavirus pandemic better known as COVID-19, which has spread rapidly since the first confirmed case, has had a devastating global impact. The pandemic has...

COVID-19: Nigeria Confirmed Cases Exceeds 45,000

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday August 06, 2020 announced three hundred and fifty-four (354) confirmed new cases of coronavirus better known...

Facebook Founder, Zuckerberg Net Worth Hit $100bn

The net worth of Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg has hit $100 billion (£76 billion), 16 years after he co-founded the company from his university dorm...

30 Years After, President Buhari Signs Amended Companies And Allied Matters Bill

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja assented to the Companies and Allied Matters Bill, 2020 recently passed by the National Assembly. The President’s action...

Sanwo-Olu Moves to Revive Badagry Organic Farm To Boost Food Security

•Governor Takes Projects To Badagry, To Commission Maternity Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has beamed a special focus on Badagry, one of the five...

16 Dead After Air India Plane Breaks In Two At Calicut

No fewer than 16 people as been confirmed dead after an Air India Express plane with 191 people on board crashed at an airport in...

Buhari Meets Ize-Iyamu, Buni, Ganduje At Aso Rock Urges Party To Avoid Rivers, Zamfara Experiences

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday met with the All Progressives Congress (APC), governorship candidate in the Edo State September 19 election, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu at the...

Politics

Buhari Meets Ize-Iyamu, Buni, Ganduje At Aso Rock Urges Party To Avoid Rivers, Zamfara Experiences

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday met with the All Progressives Congress (APC), governorship candidate in the Edo State September 19 election, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu at the...

Unknown Men Invade Edo House Of Assembly Removed Roof, Take Down Mace

Some yet to be identified men on Thursday invaded the Edo State House of Assembly removed its roof and took down the mace. In a...

Lawmaker, Akande-Sadipe Calls For Probe Into Bribery Allegations Against NIS

Federal Lawmaker representing Oluyole Local Govt. Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Tolulope Akande-Sadipe K. has called on the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) to...

#RevolutionNow Protest Is Mere Child’s Play –Adesina

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina while speaking during his appearance on Channels Television’s breakfast programme, Sunrise Daily on Thursday, dismissed the...

Police Surround Edo Assembly Complex

The Nigerian Police Force, Edo State Command have taken over the State House of Assembly complex in Benin City, the state capital. A number of...

Edo Assembly Impeaches Deputy Speaker

The Edo State House of Assembly has impeached the Deputy Speaker Hon. Yekini Idiaye. It was gathered that Idiaye was impeached on Wednesday during a...

Business

30 Years After, President Buhari Signs Amended Companies And Allied Matters Bill

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja assented to the Companies and Allied Matters Bill, 2020 recently passed by the National Assembly. The President’s action...

PPMC Fixes Ex-deport Price At N138.62 Per Litre

The Petroleum Products Marketing Company (PPMC), a downstream subsidiary of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has fixed the ex-depot price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), at...

FBN Holdings Injects N25bn Into FirstBank

FBN Holdings Plc (“FBNH” or “the Company”), has announced the injection of N25billion equity capital into its commercial banking subsidiary, First Bank of Nigeria Limited....

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...

Entertainment

Lagos Police Drags Naira Marley To Court For Violating Lockdown Order

Nigerian Police Force Lagos Command has arraigned controversial artiste, Azeez Fashola, also known as Naira Marley before State’s Special Offences Court at Ikeja Thursday. It...

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...

Lifestyle

Toke Makinwa: Some Men Asks Their Girlfriends To Stop Relating With Me

Popular media personality, Toke Makinwa in a tweet on Twitter alleged that some men have stopped their girlfriends from supporting her so they don’t level...

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...

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...