Davido, Tiwa Savage & Mr Eazi – A Look at Three...

The African music industry is simply very diverse, therefore making it one of the biggest in the world. Over the past couple of years,...

Poco Lee receives a Lexus SUV gift

Nigerian sensational dancer, Poco Lee took to Instagram to announce that a good soul blessed him with a car. Sharing the picture of the White...

Davido’s Hit Song “Fall” Gets Certified Gold In Canada

Award-winning singer, Davido has announced that his 2017 smash hit, “Fall” has been certified Gold in Canada. The “Risky” singer shared a screenshot of the...

Nigeria records 12,000 new cases of fistula yearly – UNFPA

The United Nations (UN) Population Fund (UNFPA), says Nigeria records 12,000 new cases of Vesicovaginal Fistula (VVF), yearly. VVF is an abnormal fistulous tract extending...

UK pledges additional £20m to help African countries tackle COVID-19

The UK government on Thursday pledged to work with the African Union (AU) to curb the spread of coronavirus in African countries through funding...

Key indices improve further by 1.25 per cent

Transactions on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) remained upbeat on Thursday for four consecutive days, with the key performance indicators improving further by 1.25...

Story of Dangote truck arrested for conveying arms is fake –...

The Edo State Government has reacted to a story circulating on social media that a Dangote truck was arrested recently in the state for...

Davido, Burna Boy to feature in Idris Elba’s Africa Day Benefit...

Nigeria’s A-list musicians, Davido and Burna Boy, are lining up alongside other African music stars to perform at an online concert to be hosted...

Scores killed in South Sudan tribal clashes – ICRC

Hundreds of civilians, including three aid workers, were killed in a series of tribal clashes in villages in South Sudan’s vast Jonglei State, the...

JUST IN: Nigeria’s economy will definitely go into recession

An assessment by the Nigeria Bureau of Statistics indicates that Nigeria’s economy will go into a recession at an average of -4.4 per cent,...

Plaintiff moves to recover N10m from SSS

Anthony Okolie, a man illegally detained for 10 weeks by the State Security Service (SSS), has commenced the process of recovering a N10 million...

Buhari signs Executive Order on voluntary overseas asset declaration

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the 2018 Amended Executive Order 008 on Voluntary Offshore Assets Regularization Scheme (VOARS). Special Assistant to the Attorney General of...

Lagos reduces 2020 budget by 21 per cent

The state Commissioner for Economic Planning and Budget, Sam Egube, made this known at a press briefing on Thursday in Lagos. Mr Egube said this...

Lagos has conducted 16,000 tests- Official

Lagos State has conducted 16,000 tests since the outbreak of coronavirus, the highest test done by any state in Nigeria, its commissioner for health...

Kano civil servants kick as government slashes salaries

Civil servants in Kano State have expressed anger after the state government slashed their May salaries in what appeared to be an effect of...

Gombe flags-off distribution of palliatives, targets 400,000 individuals in 66,000 households

The Gombe State Governor, Inuwa Yahaya, has flagged-off the distribution of palliatives and relief materials to the less privileged members of the society across...

Export Free Zone Operators raise the alarm over OGEFZA activities

Some concerned Export Zones operators have raised the alarm over attempts by management of the Oil & Gas Export Free Zone Authority (OGEFZA) to...

Export Free Zone Operators raise alarm over OGEFZA activities

Some concerned Export Zones operators have raised alarm over attempts by management of the Oil & Gas Export Free Zone Authority (OGEFZA) to interfere...

Court fixes date to hear Orji Kalu’s application seeking release from...

Justice Mohammed Liman of the federal high court in Lagos has fixed June 2 to hear an application filed by a former Abia State...

Nigerian govt. has paid back university lecturers’ N98.3 billion tax liabilities

The Federal Government says it has paid back state governments N98.3 billion tax liabilities owed them by Nigerian universities’ lecturers under the pay as...

Nigeria inflation hits two-year high — NBS

Nigeria’s inflation rose in April to its highest in two years, amidst a coronavirus pandemic that has ravaged global economy. Data released by the National...

IOC president says Tokyo Games would be cancelled if not held...

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) president, Thomas Bach, says the 2020 Tokyo Games would have to be scrapped if the event cannot be held...

Mike Edwards writes short note to BBNaija season 5 prospective housemates

Mike As the 2020 edition of the Big Brother Nigeria set to commence auditioning for prospective housemates, Mike Edwards, the first runner up of the...

Sheyi Shay speaks after her instagram account was compromised

Popular Nigeria singer, Seyi Shay has taken to her Twitter page to react to her risqué photos trending on the Internet. The singer claims her...

UK invests £20m in Africa’s anti-COVID-19 fund

The United Kingdom on Thursday said it would be investing up to 20 million Pounds in the African Union’s new ‘Africa anti-COVID-19 fund’ to...

Court sentences bricklayer, mechanic to 21 years in prison for bag-snatching

An Ikeja High Court has sentenced a bricklayer, Ibrahim Olaore and a mechanic, Nurudeen Moshood, to 21 years in prison for snatching the handbag...

Lagos to begin home treatment for COVID-19 patients- Official

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi, said on Thursday that the state is in the process of regularising home isolation and treatment...

Parents, pupils examine effectiveness of e-learning

Against the backdrop of e-learning adopted by some schools, occasioned by the COVID-19 pandemic and the attendant closure of schools, some parents and pupils...

Court sentences Ese Oruru’s abductor to 26 years in prison

The Federal High Court in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, on Thursday convicted and sentenced Yunusa Dahiru for the abduction of Ese Oruru. Miss Oruru is the...

40 health workers discharged in Kano

The Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, in Kano, on Thursday, announced that 40 out of 50 doctors and health workers that got infected with COVID-19...