Wed. Oct 23rd, 2019

News

FRSC officials ‘beat man to death’ in Edo

THE body of one Odion Omafo Samuel aged 36 has been exhumed from a shallow grave it was allegedly buried by four officials of the...

Malabu Scandal: Italian prosecutor says corrupt companies destroy nations

The chief prosecutor at the ongoing trial of criminal suspects associated with the controversial Malabu oil deal, Francesco Greco, opened up a can of warms...

Boko Haram technically defeated, I stand by my words’ – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said he stands by what he said in 2015, that the Boko Haram terrorists have...

Junaid Mohammed under ‘fire’ for accusing Osinbajo of being tribalistic

The Initiative to Save Democracy, ISD, has alleged that “some elements” are out to rehash what it termed “old, baseless and unsubstantiated allegations” against the...

Buhari arrives Sochi ahead of Russia–Africa Economic Summit

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday evening arrived Sochi, Russia, ahead of the Russia-Africa Economic Forum fixed for between October 23 and 25. The State House...

If we do not board the train of progress, it will pass us by’

Text of the remarks by Asiwaju Bola Tinubu at the conferment of Honorary Degree – Doctor of Public Administration on him by Afe Babalola University,...

Entertainment

PHOTOS: AHBEAwards 5.0 holds in Houston Texas, See Winners’ List

AHBEAwards 5.0 2019 Edition event in Houston Texas in memorable pictures. 2019 5.0 Edition Recipients 1) Pa Olatunbosun Odunsi aka Baba Amoye 2) Zack Orji...

Davido confirms the birth of his son; shares first photo of the boy

Nigerian singer, Davido, has become the father to a baby boy after his fiancée Chioma Rowland delivered. Chioma delivered the baby on Sunday, October 20,...

Tacha & Jaruma Unfollow Each Other On Instagram

The drama following Tacha's disqualification for BBNaija 2019 reality tv show has been nonstop and we bring you the latest chapter. After her disqualification from...

BBNaija: Tacha shot down, Nigerians react over disqualification

Nigerians on social media have reacted to the disqualification of housemate, Tacha from the Big Brother Naija reality show. Recall that Big Brother disqualified Tacha...

Don Jazzy shows off his newly purchased iPhone 11 Pro Max

- Top Nigerian music producer, Don Jazzy has joined the league of celebrities who own the iphone 11 pro Max - Just recently, the producer...

Mad Melon of the ‘Danfo Driver’ fame has died after a battle with illness

The death of member of famous group 'Danfo Driver,' Mad Melon, has been announced by Daddy Showkey. There are reports that Mad Melon of the...

Business

Lagos Govt Commends Ecobank On Environmental Sustainability

Ecobank Nigeria’s environmental sustainability initiatives targeted at removing non-biodegradable elements particularly plastic bottles from the streets of Lagos has continued to generate commendation, recognition, and...

Why Buhari refuses to grant tax incentive to auto industry – aide

Special Adviser to the President on the Ease of Doing Business, Dr. Jumoke Oduwole, has given reasons for the delay in the signing of the...

Dangote trucks not banned from night journey- FRSC

  The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it has not banned Dangote trucks nor any motorist from night journeys. The Corps’ Public Education Officer,...

Brokers Trained on Anti-Money Laundering, Combating Financing of Terrorists

Members of the Lagos Area Committee (LAC) of the Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB), underwent a training on Anti-Money Laundering and Combating Financing...

Lagos Open For Foreign Investment, Sanwo-olu Tells Dutch Envoy

Consul General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Lagos, Mr. Jan Van Weijen, assumed duty on Monday with a courtesy visit on Lagos State...

MTN to reopen offices today

MTN Nigeria is to reopen its offices for business today after a five-day suspension of its business activities. MTN Nigeria has announced the closure of...

sport

EPL: Unai Emery under fire after Arsenal’s shocking 1-0 loss to Sheffield United

Former Liverpool star, Jamie Carragher, has said that Arsenal boss, Unai Emery has not been able to change anything in 18 months at the Emirate...

Bradley sends message to Anthony Joshua ahead of rematch with Ruiz Jr.

Former two division world boxing champion, Timothy Bradley, has urged Anthony Joshua to go for the knockout when he faces Andy Ruiz in a rematch...

EPL: Ex-Man City boss reveals club to win Premier League title after Liverpool’s 1-1 with Man United

Former Manchester City manager, Stuart Pearce, has said that Liverpool will win the Premier League title ‘comfortably’ this season despite their slip up against Manchester...

EPL: Gary Neville singles out one player after Man United’s 1-1 draw with Liverpool

Former Manchester United defender, Gary Neville, has revealed the one Liverpool player he loves “to bits” after the Reds played out a 1-1 draw at...

Pogba, De Gea To Miss Liverpool Clash Due To Injury

Manchester United’s hopes of upsetting the odds against Premier League leaders Liverpool on Sunday suffered a fresh blow as manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed both...

CHAN 2020: Eagles can’t afford to fail again – Amapakabo

Head coach, Super Eagles B, Imama Amapakabo has said there is no room for failure ahead of the make or mar 2020 African Nations Championship...

Gist

Navy arrests deaf and dumb, 11 others for allegedly smuggling rice into Akwa Ibom

The Nigerian Navy, Forward Operating Base, Ibaka, Mbo Local Government Area in Akwa Ibom State, said it has arrested 12 suspects in three different operations...

Truck driver bags two-year-jail term for stealing

An Upper Area Court sitting in Kasuwan Nama, in Jos, on Monday sentenced a 58-year-old petrol truck driver, Bako Umar, to two years imprisonment for...

Area Commander, ACP Musa Rambo, kidnapped

The Kaduna State Police Command, has confirmed the abduction of Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Musa Rambo, the Police Area Commander in Suleja. Confirming the...

PZ Opens Entries for Competition

Cussons Baby, one of the foremost brands in the baby toiletries category in Africa, has announced the kick-off of another season of its baby competition...

FIRS boss seeks support for police operations

Dr Babatunde Fowler, the Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has called on corporate organisations and philanthropists to support the activities of the police in...

Salesgirl raped to death in Edo shop

Men of the Edo State Police Command have begun manhunt for rapists who raped and killed a 17-year-old salesgirl identified as Peace Onaiwu. The deceased...

Lifestyle

Nigerian neurosurgeon takes pay cut to perform free operations

Neurosurgeons are known as skilled operators. But straddling surgeries across two continents? That's a different skill entirely. Dr. Olawale Sulaiman, 49, is a professor of...

Here’s what happens to your body when you stop drinking alcohol

Taking a break from alcohol is always a good thing. Whether it's for your physical health, your mental health or indeed, your spiritual health, dropping...

Why humans age (2)

Factors that accelerate aging include but are not limited to: Nutrition: It is commonly said that you are what you eat. The need to carefully consider...

6 things to do immediately after sex

Immediately after sex, many women want to be cuddled, have conversations or drift off to sleeping. These are not bad ideas but there are things...

Reasons alone time is important in a relationship

    We’ve all had that feeling of being absolutely in love during the first few months of a relationship. People tend to fall head-over-heels...

FG approves new HIV, syphilis testing kits

The Federal Ministry of Health has recommended Insti HIV 1/2 and Insti Multiplex Dual HIV1/2; as well as Syphilis antibody rapid tests kits as a...

Opinion

Independence

By Aofiolujuwon Dele-Olukoju We finally had it We were finally free We get to celebrate this great day every year Yes, we are Nigeria The...

As They Return To The Classroom

By Victor Ojelabi The social media has always provided an avenue for entertainment for everyone including my humble self. That is why you will see...

The Potential Role Of Private Sector In Ending Open Defecation In Nigeria

At nearly 200 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa. With a population of this scale, any progress or regression in development...

OPINION: It’s time for Joe Biden to drop out of the race

By Michael Goodwin Asked recently why he was running for president, Joe Biden insisted to a reporter that burning ambition was not the reason. “Could...

Women’s shopping habits linked to periods – Study

      In the ten days before their periods begin women are more likely to make extravagant impulse buys. This is according to some...

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