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Nigerians protest over high cost of living

With placards reading ‘end bad government now’ and ‘end hunger’, residents of one of Nigeria’s largest cities took to the streets on Monday (Feb.19). Large crowds marched through the centre of …

Lion kills zookeeper at Nigeria’s Obafemi Awolowo University

A zookeeper at the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) in Nigeria has lost his life in a fatal encounter with one of the lions under his care. Olabode Olawuyi, who had been …

Business:Nigeria Naira drops further on official and unofficial markets to hit record lows

Nigeria’s currency naira on Monday fell to record lows on both the official and unofficial markets on while stocks posted their biggest one-day fall in more than a year. The latest …

BREAKING: JAMB cancels national cut off marks, makes new decisions

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has cancelled the national cut-off mark. The body said it would now be left for Nigeria’s tertiary institutions to determine its admission benchmark. This …

We need one month to take our stand – Miyetti Allah

Fulani herders under the umbrella of Miyetti Allah Hor and Gan-Allah Fulani Development Association of Nigeria, GAFDAN, on Tuesday asked for a period of one month to make submissions on the …

COVID-19 herbal cure is ready — Health practitioners

The Chairman Lagos State Traditional Medicine Board, Prof Adebunkola Adefule-Ositelu has disclosed that very soon Federal Government (FG) would announced their invention for COVID-19 cure. Prof. Adefule-Ositelu made this known yesterday …

Governor Akeredolu signs anti-open grazing bill into law

Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has signed into Law the Anti-Grazing Bill passed by the state House of Assembly. A statement by the Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Donald Ojogo, said …

We won’t stop summoning media houses violating broadcasting codes –NBC

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has vowed to continue to summon journalists and media organisations that violate broadcasting codes and ethics. The Director General, Balarabe Ilelah, who spoke when members of the …

2023: Amaechi opens up on ‘deal’ between Buhari, Tinubu

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has reacted to speculations that President Muhammadu Buhari and former Lagos Governor, Bola Tinubu had a pact on the 2023 presidency. The circulation of the claim …

Uwaifo Death cause is Pneumonia not COVID-19 –Son

Music maestro, Sir Victor Uwaifo, died from complications resulting from pneumonia and not COVID-19 as was being rumoured, his third son, Goodman Osarentin, confirmed, yesterday. The younger Uwaifo, who spoke in company …

Defend yourselves against attackers- CAN

Youth Wing Christian Association of Nigeria (YOWICAN) has challenged communities under incessant attacks by armed herdsmen and other criminal actors to defend themselves. YOWICAN in a statement by its national chairman, Belusochukwu …

We did not arrest Channels TV presenters – DSS

The Department of State Services (DSS) on Thursday said it did not arrest Channels Television presenters. Public Relations Officer of the Service, Dr Peter Afunanya, in a terse comment in WhatsApp …

Jorginho wins UEFA Player of the Year, now favourite for 2021 Ballon D’Or

Chelsea midfielder, Jorginho, has been named the UEFA Player of the Year. This was confirmed on Thursday shortly after the draw for the Champions League group stage. Jorginho wins the award …