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Kim Kardashian's marriage to Kanye West is reportedly over and a "divorce is imminent" with the reality star hiring Laura Wasser, divorce lawyer to
The Federal Government has again increased the electricity tariff payable by power consumers across the country.
The Kwara State Government has explained why it increased the budget estimates from N123bn to N134.9bn, representing an increment of about N11bn.
The World Bank has said that Nigeria’s growth is expected to resume by 1.1 per cent in 2021 from a contraction of 4.1 per cent in 2020.
It also said the global economy would expand
THE head of the Imiakebu community in the Etsako East Local Government Area of Edo State, Chief Ugheiemhekhia Yahaya, on Tuesday, asked for N50bn compensation
The Commander of Oyo State Security Network Agency also known as Amotekun, Col. Olayinka Olayanju (retd.), has said some of the aides of
Governor Seyi Makinde
The Federal Government on Tuesday said it hoped to get 42 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to battle coronavirus in the country.
Governor Donates N5 Million To Armed Forces Remembrance Appeal Fund
All sacrifices made by members of the Nigerian armed forces in keeping the nation united
Armenian President Armen Sarkissian has tested positive to COVID-19, said the presidential office on Tuesday.
According to the office, Sarkissian went to London on a New Year holiday
The Debt Management Office says the federal government owes 79 per cent of the N20 trillion domestic debt profile as of September 2020.
The 2021 Grammys, originally scheduled for January 31st, have been postponed due to concerns over the spread of Covid-19, multiple sources confirm to
“The average person in Abia cannot access health care, we are pleading with you sir to come to the aid of doctors in Abia State”. Those were the words of the
The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Tuesday, said no nation would witness sustainable development without infrastructural development.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Lagos Zone on Tuesday threw its weight behind the protest letter written by the leadership of the union at the
Lagos State University, Ojo
Cleric inaugurates new Senate Building foyer at UNILAG
General Overseer of the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries (MFM) Dr. Daniel Olukoya has urged Nigerians to take COVID-19
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, briefs President Muhammadu Buhari, on the progress made in the implementation of the
Economic Sustainability Plan
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1. PUBLIC NOTICE ON PURPORTED 50% INCREASE IN ELECTRICITY TARIFFS The attention of the Commission has been drawn to publications in the print
The Federal high court Abuja , has admitted the original certificates of Governor Godwin Obaseki as evidence in the alleged certificate forgery
suit instituted against him
Publisher of Sahara Reporters Omoyele Sowore on Tuesday arrived at the Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Wuse Zone 2, Abuja in handcuffs.
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has sent a complaint to the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention over the detention of a
human rights activist
The world risks a “moral catastrophe” if COVID-19 vaccinations are delayed in Africa while wealthier regions inoculate their entire populations,
the head of the continent’s disease control
Nigerians are more worried over insecurity, unemployment, poverty, corruption and high cost of living than they are of the COVID-19 pandemic which has killed
over 1, 300 people
President-elect Joe Biden has said politicians can’t seize power in the United States because power has to be given by the American people.
The Bauchi State Police Command have arrested a 22-year-old suspect Musa Hamza for the gruesome ritual murder of a 17-year-old boy, Adamu Ibrahim.
The All Progressives Congress, APC, on Monday, closed the forgery case it instituted against Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, after it called a total
of six witnesses
Tyson Fury said on Monday he can knock out fellow British world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua inside two rounds due to his recent form.
The Manufacturers’ Association of Nigeria, the Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry and prominent economists on Monday assessed the country’s economic
Police in Ogun have said they would proceed with investigation into the sexual harassment allegations against the Commissioner for Environment Abiodun
The Secretary Government of Katsina State, Mustapha Muhammad Inuwa, has called on residents of the state, especially family, friends and associates of
Alibaba founder Jack Ma's absence from public view in the past two months, including missing the final episode of a TV show on which he was to appear
as a judge, has fueled social media
The frontman for Finnish metal band Children of Bodom and supergroup Bodom After Midnight, Alexi Laiho, has died at 41, his management told CNN.
The Lagos State Government has ordered all public and private schools in the state to reopen for the second term of 2020/21 academic session from Monday,
January 18, 2021.
Lagos- The federal government on Monday said its case with US-based Cable News Network (CNN), in which it wrote a petition demanding an immediate
FG Arraigns Sowore, Four Others Over New Year’s Eve Protest
The Federal Government has arraigned Omoyele Sowore and four others at the Magistrate Court in Wuse Zone 2, Abuja
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The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, on Monday, insists that the Federal Government has no plan to impose a fresh lockdown on Nigeria as the
country battles the second wave
A single mother, Magistrate Safiya Iyeh Ashipu of the Chief Magistrate Court Odukpani & her sons on peaceful protest in front of Cross River State
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A Cameroonian UN peacekeeper was killed and four others were injured in a road accident in the Central African Republic, Cameroonian authorities said
The dissolution was contained in a letter written by Secretary to the State Government, Professor Mamman Sabah Jubril, to all cabinet members. Jubril
retains his seat.
The number of COVID-19 infections is rising fast in some parts of Britain and the government is not ruling out any further measure to
try and curb the spread, including a national lockdown,
The cumulative revenue lost by the power sector in 2020 was N645.15bn, while the total quantum of electricity constrained during the period was
44,068 megawatts, investigation has shown.
THE National Association of Academic Technologists has issued a 14-day strike notice to the Federal Government.
Ten suspected kidnappers and armed robbers have reportedly escaped from detention at the State Criminal Investigation Department in Benin, causing panic in the
Edo State capital.
Japan said on Monday it would consider declaring a state of emergency for the Greater Tokyo metropolitan area as coronavirus cases climb,
casting fresh doubt
A woman, whose identity has not been disclosed, has been arrested by the Delta State Police Command for allegedly trafficking a 15-year-old girl to
The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, says the security in the North has improved despite a claim by the Sultan of
At least two persons were feared killed on Sunday in a clash between two rival cults, the Aiye and Eiye confraternities, in the Igbogbo Bayeku areas of
Ikorodu, Lagos State.
About nine thousand new National Identification Number (NIN) enrolment centres are expected to commence operation this week, The Guardian has learnt.
The Federal Government has suspended workers fingered in extortion at enrolment centres of the National Identity Management Commission.
Nigeria Immigration Service has said it has yet to receive a directive on the travel ban imposed on 100 international passengers by the Federal Government
Two weeks after suspending their nine-month-old strike, university teachers have accused the Federal Government of reneging on the agreement
Former University of Lagos Vice-chancellor, Professor Ibidapo Obe, has died of COVID-19 complications.
The former University don passed away on Sunday, 3rd January 2020.
A man who survived 2nd degree burns as a result of a domestic fire incident has shared old and recent photos to show how much his health has
improved, Igbere TV reports.
The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Sunday condemned the killing of 70 people in Zaroumdareye, a border town between Niger Republic and
Mali by militants.
An operative of the Oyo State Security Network Agency otherwise known as Amotekun has shot a policeman, Fatai Yekini, in Oyo town.
The Amotekun officer identified as Ibrahim Ogundele
Some bandits on motorcycles have invaded Kaya Village in Giwa Local Government Area of Kaduna State and killed no fewer than 19 persons, including the leader
of the volunteer team
Josh Kelly’s European title fight against David Avanesyan has been postponed after the British Boxing Board of Control suspended all boxing in January because
of the increase in Covid -19
Ogun State Government says it has suspended the Commissioner for Environment, Abiodun Abudu-Balogun, from office for alleged sexual harassment of an underaged
The Lagos State Government says a new date for public and private primary and secondary schools to resume in the state would be announced soon.
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Norway will impose fresh restrictions to prevent a resurgence in the spread of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Erna Solberg said on Sunday,
David Adewuyi groaned for a few seconds as he slowly sat on a white plastic chair at a security post at Gloryland Estate in Arepo, Ogun State.
There was tension in Ughelli town on Saturday as gunmen reportedly shot dead a generator mechanic, Mr Kelvin Asaboro.
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Tunde Rahman, media aide to Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, National leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has denied online reports that his principal
is battling with COVID-19
A Nigerian-British woman Abimbola Bamgbose has died following liposuction treatment in Turkey.
Liposuction is a fat-removal procedure used in plastic surgery.
There are indications that the Nigerian Police Council may nominate a new Inspector-General of Police by February.
The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has directed all civil servants from Grade Level 14 and below to continue working from home till
January 18, 2021.
Reply Kukah with facts, not attacks, CAN boss tells FG
…Says Bishop would’ve been accused of speaking for South if…
…’Kukah wasn’t speaking for a particular faith’
Tokyo reported 816 new daily coronavirus cases on Sunday, a day after governors from the capital and neighboring prefectures called on the Japanese government to
announce a state of emergency
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari “to direct the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of
Justice Mr Abubakar Malami, SAN
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control has ruled out the possibility of conducting a local clinical trial on the proposed N400bn
The Oyo State Security Network Agency, aka Amotekun, in collaboration with some hunters, has flushed out two sets of herdsmen from the Opara Forest Reserve
and the Oyo State Agricultural
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday, asked Nigerians who survived COVID-19 and witness the New Year to thank God for His mercies.
Sowore had asked one of his brothers to bring his books for him to read and refresh his mind but he was prevented from taking the books inside.
Following the outcry that greeted crossover services amid the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic, leading churches in the country opted for the virtual
experience on December 31, 2020.
More than 1,200 people have signed a petition accusing Adam Nuru of an illicit affair that led to the death of the spouse of the
bank's former employee
Troops have rescued 10 kidnapped victims from suspected bandits in two Zamfara communities and Katsina State, in separate operations.
Seven persons were reportedly rescued by the troop
The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) has predicted that no fewer than 21,439 new babies would be born in Nigeria on new year day.
Globally, UNICEF said that estimated 371,504 babies, woul
Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege, has said the coronavirus pandemic disrupted the plans for votes to be taken on the constitution alteration bills in
The Peoples Democratic Party has described the 2021 New Year address by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), as empty, directionless and a
The Lagos State Government is set to take another giant step in actualising its vision for a Greater Lagos by replacing all streetlights in the State with
smart LED lighting
• Teachers will stay at home if infections increase, says teachers union
• Prepare for more COVID-19 patients in need of oxygen, NMA tells FG
Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has said that asides from the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic in the past year, Nigeria suffered as a result of lazy
and uninspiring leadership
Many residents were displaced on Thursday after some government officers demolished Monkey Village in the Opebi area of Lagos State.
Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, on Thursday, says he did not order the closure of churches in the state.
The National Identity Management Commission, on Thursday, says the enrolment for the National Identification Number is free.
The NIMC also warned those cashing in amid the ongoing NIN
The Federal Government, Thursday, lifted the earlier suspension order on replacement and activation of old Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) card
President-elect Joe Biden has appointed a Nigerian-American, Osaremen Okolo, as a member of his COVID-19 Response Team.
The Democrat named Okolo, daughter of Nigerian immigrants
Prominent leaders of Okpe Kingdom in Delta State rose from the community summit, on Wednesday, declaring that anyone who wants to succeed Governor Ifeanyi Okowa,
Lagos State Government has denied reports that it would fine violators of the 12 am to 4 am curfew on December 31, 2020 between N20,000 and
N500,000, Igbere TV reports.
Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Company has sealed a deal with the federal government to take-up all automobile Research and Development (R&grin’s) results at the
National Agency for Science