875 people commit suicide during lockdown in Nepal

A total of 875 people have committed suicide during the lockdown period in Nepal. The country has been under lockdown, against coronavirus disease, since March...

Dangote, MTN emerge most admired African brands

For the third time in a row, Dangote Group (https://Dangote.com/) has emerged as the most admired African brand, of African continent origin, by consumers,...

Kaduna govt extends restrictions by two weeks

The Kaduna State Government has extended the restriction order imposed in the state by another two weeks. A three-week order was declared by the state...

Cynthia Morgan fires back at Jude Okoye after he released photos...

Cynthia Morgan has fired back at her former label boss Jude Okoye and her former manager, Joy Tongo over their rebuttal to her disclosure...

You have a poor home training – Regina Askia replies lady...

Regina Askia was forced to explain reasons why she brought her marital issues to social media a few days ago when she shared a...

Buhari never ceded power to Abba Kyari, nor cancel ‘his’ appointments

President Buhari never ceded power to his late chief of staff, Abba Kyari, nor anyone else, the presidency has said. “He has not and will...

Boko Haram, Nigerian military repeatedly violate children’s rights

Nigeria must urgently address its failure to protect and provide education to an entire generation of children in the Northeast, a region devastated by...

AfDB ‘whistleblower’ allegations against me false — Adesina

The president of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, told the bank’s ethics committee that allegations of impropriety and fraud against him...

Nigeria records 276 new coronavirus cases, 16 deaths

Nigeria, on Tuesday, reported 276 new cases of COVID-19 bringing the new tally of confirmed cases in the country to 8, 344, the Nigeria...

President Buhari has not cancelled memos and appointments signed off by...

Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, has dismissed media reports that President Buhari has cancelled over 150...

Cristiano Ronaldo flaunts his new hairstyle (Photos)

Cristiano Ronaldo took to Twitter and Instagram to show off his new hairdo and he asked his followers’ for their opinion. The Juventus star player,...

Coronavirus: El-Rufai extends Kaduna lockdown by two weeks

Governor Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai has extended the coronavirus lockdown in Kaduna state by two weeks, following the expiration of the state’s lockdown which has...

Joey Alan exposes Cynthia Morgan’s lies with photos of her contract...

Entertanment writer, Joey Akan has come to conclusions that Cynthia Morgan deceived everyone on social media after her recent allegations against music executive, Jude...

Konjo Leyla wades into Davido-Burna Boy supremacy battle, picks African king

African Tour Concert director, Konjo Leyla, has said multiple award-winning Nigerian singer Davido is the king when it comes to overall African music. Konjo, who...

I didn’t unilaterally decide to demolish hotels in Rivers – Wike

The governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has said he did not unilaterally take the decision to demolish two hotels in the state for...

NASS suspends holiday to consider 2020 revised budget

Members of the National Assembly will suspend their recess and reconvene on Thursday to consider the 2020 revised budget, an official has said. The clerk...

Bayern Munich extend lead with crucial win over Dortmund

Bayern Munich’s quest for another Bundesliga title received a big boost Tuesday night following the club’s crucial 1-0 away victory over fellow title-chasers Borussia...

France records over 28,500 coronavirus deaths

France’s cumulative death toll from coronavirus infection rose by 73 or 0.3 per cent to 28,530 on Tuesday. This is a similar rate...

National Assembly padded 2019 NDDC budget with over 500 fake projects...

The acting Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Kemebradikumo Pondei, revealed on Tuesday that the commission’s 2019 budget was inflated with over 500...

Gov. Matawalle appoints new Emir of Kaura Namoda

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has presented letter of appointment to the newly appointed Emir of Kaura-Namoda, Sanusi Muhammad. This is contained in a...

Lawmaker’s brother found dead in car boot

The younger brother of an Ebonyi House of Assembly member has been found dead in his car boot along the Abakaliki/Afikpo expressway. The deceased, Samuel...

Delta victims compensated after PREMIUM TIMES report

Some victims of a recent herders/farmers conflict in Uwheru Kingdom, Delta State, have received N700, 000 each from the state government, an official has...

Nigeria won’t suspend hydroxychloroquine trial — NAFDAC

Barely 24 hours after the World Health Organisation (WHO) suspended all clinical trials for hydroxychloroquine as a potential treatment for COVID-19, the National Agency...

Bayelsa records new COVID-19 case

The Bayelsa State Committee on COVID-19 has recorded one confirmed case among the 229 cases announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, bringing...

Governors meet on Wednesday over financial autonomy for states’ judiciary, legislature

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum will on Wednesday meet to discuss the issue of financial autonomy for the states’ judiciary and legislature, code-named the Executive...

Aston University Offers Between £3000

Aston University, one of UK’s most prestigious University is still accepting applications for September 2020. Located in Birmingham, UK’s vibrant second largest city, Aston...

Bayelsa sends 25 samples daily to UPTH for testing – official

Chairman, Bayelsa COVID-19 Task Force, Inodu Apoku, on Tuesday announced that an average of 25 samples are sent on a daily basis to University...

Buhari felicitates with Edwin Clark at 93

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with elder statesman, Niger Delta Leader, and former Minister of Information, Edwin Clark, as he turns 93 years old. The...

I paid N65k for their aso ebi and travelled from Lagos...

Talent manager Soso Soberekon has expressed dissatisfaction after learning that a couple he bought their aso ebi of N65,000 in December have gone their...

Global leaders discuss how Africa can achieve post-COVID-19 economic recovery

The African economy will recover quickly from the devastating impact of the Coronavirus pandemic if there is a meaningful collaboration between governments and the...