Lagos releases 4 more recovered coronavirus patients

The Lagos State government has announced that four more patients who have recovered from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection have been discharged to go back home. The...

Covid-19: Minister of Health warns Nigerians to desist from self-medication 

The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has revealed that he will not disclose the drugs being used to treat Coronavirus patients in Nigeria...

Atiku’s son speaks from hospital bed, says I’m recovering 

Former PDP Presidential Candidate Atiku Abubakar son, Mohammed, who tested positive to deadly coronavirus (COVID-19) after embarking from a trip abroad on Thursday, shared...

COVID-19 Update by the Incident Commander, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu.

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced the recovery of 11 patients who formerly tested positive to deadly coronavirus. Sanwo-Olu disclosed that the 11...

Covid-19: Taraba State Government orders closure of markets, bans public gathering

The Taraba State Government has ordered the closure of markets in the state, placed a ban on public gathering of more than 20 people. The...

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IPOB Protesters await President Buhari in Japan

IPOB members have been spotted in Japan as they await the arrival of President Buhari who is to attend the 7th Tokyo International Conference...

We did not scrap Mass Communication as a course – NUC

National Universities Commission has announced that Mass Communication as a course of study has not been scrapped in universities but only splitted into different...

FG raises alarm over Boko Haram’s threat to attack Nigeria with nuclear weapons

The Federal Government of Nigeria has raised the alarm over the plan by Boko Haram terrorists to deploy chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear (CBRNE) weapons...

President Muhammadu Buhari departs Abuja for Japan

President Buhari departed Abuja on Sunday August 25th, for Japan ahead of the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development. The conference will commence from...

NIGERIA @ 59: IPYN-IRG, OGUN STATE CALL ON ALL NIGERIAN YOUTHS TO STAND FOR UNITY

We felicitate with our country for her 59th year of freedom from United Kingdom. As we celebrate, we call on the Nigerian government to...

Son of late Oba Oyekan of Lagos sentenced to death. 

The son of a former Oba of Lagos, Adewale Oyekan, has been sentenced to death by hanging by an Ikeja High court for the...

Ekiti state university : Flood demolished hostel and renders students homeless

Many students of Ekiti State University, Ado-ekiti have been rendered homeless following the collapse of their residence after a rainfall last Friday. A building housing...

News

How has Odion Ighalo fared so far at Manchester United?

There are players whose roles and positions seem to be crunchers. Either due to their dynamism or lack of required skill sets. Odion Ighalo...

Lagos releases 4 more recovered coronavirus patients

The Lagos State government has announced that four more patients who have recovered from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection have been discharged to go back home. The...

Covid-19: Minister of Health warns Nigerians to desist from self-medication 

The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has revealed that he will not disclose the drugs being used to treat Coronavirus patients in Nigeria...

Atiku’s son speaks from hospital bed, says I’m recovering 

Former PDP Presidential Candidate Atiku Abubakar son, Mohammed, who tested positive to deadly coronavirus (COVID-19) after embarking from a trip abroad on Thursday, shared...

COVID-19 Update by the Incident Commander, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu.

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced the recovery of 11 patients who formerly tested positive to deadly coronavirus. Sanwo-Olu disclosed that the 11...

Covid-19: Taraba State Government orders closure of markets, bans public gathering

The Taraba State Government has ordered the closure of markets in the state, placed a ban on public gathering of more than 20 people. The...

COVID-19: Ondo State government to close borders on Thursday, declares 3-day fast

Ondo State Government has revealed plans to close it borders from neighbouring states of Ekiti, Osun, Kogi, Edo and Ogun from Thursday as a...

Politics

Presidency replies Soyinka, urges Nigerians to trust scientists, not fiction writers

Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, gave the advice while reacting to comments made by Prof....

Oyo state Governor tests positive for coronavirus

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has announced that he's tested positive for the novel coronavirus (Covid-19). "I just received my COVID-19 confirmation test result. It...

‘We’ll be bringing food to you, Lagosians, just stay at home’

Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has commenced the implementation of a stimulus package that encompasses taking food to the doorsteps of millions of residents in...

Atiku tells Buhari to give each Nigerian household N10,000

Former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, has called on the Federal Government, led by President Muhammadu Buhari, to to provide a stimulus package for Nigerian...

Bauchi’s Governor Mohammed tests positive for coronavirus

Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, has tested positive for coronavirus. This was announced by his media aide, Mukhtar Gidado, in a statement on Tuesday, March...

Former Adamawa Governor Nyako Seeks Dismissal Of Case -N29 Billion Fraud

Murtala Nyako, a former governor of Adamawa State, on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, urged a Federal High Court in Abuja to strike out the...

Kano state Govt. Dethrones Emir Sanusi 

The Kano State government has revealed reasons for immediate removal of Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II. The reasons for the action was stated in...

Sports

How has Odion Ighalo fared so far at Manchester United?

There are players whose roles and positions seem to be crunchers. Either due to their dynamism or lack of required skill sets. Odion Ighalo...

Scrap season if it can’t be finished by end of June says Kane

The English top-flight is currently suspended until at least April 30 due to the COVID-19 outbreak, with a likely further delay to be announced...

Dybala, Maldini test positive for coronavirus

"Hi everyone. I just wanted to let you know that we have received the Covid-19 test results and that Oriana (Sabatini, his girlfriend) and...

UEFA meets to decide fate of Euro 2020 amid coronavirus crisis

All of Europe's leading domestic leagues ground to a halt last week with football confronting its biggest issue in modern times, and the fate...

Super Falcons striker Francisca Ordega builds huge mansion for her parents

Super Falcons striker Francisca Ordega on Sunday, March 15, 2020, held a ceremony to celebrate the completion of a house for her parents in...

Chelsea Star Callum Hudson-Odoi Contracts Deadly Coronavirus

Callum Hudson-Odoi, a Chelsea football club star, has contracted the deadly coronavirus. Chelsea announced that Hudson-Odoi has tested positive for the deadly coronavirus, hours after...

Arsenal Manager Mikel Arteta Tests Positive For Coronavirus [TWEET]

Mikel Arteta, the manager of Arsenal Fc has tested positive for coronavirus, a statement from the club on Thursday, March 12, 2020, revealed. Having tested...

Entertainment

Nollywood Star, Oyinda Oladejo Shares Message of Hope During Coronavirus Outbreak

Renowned Nigerian actress of the Yoruba genre, producer and business mogul, Oyinda Oladejo has admonished everyone that with total dedication to God the Coronavirus...

Davido’s partner, Chioma tests positive to coronavirus

Nigerian music star, Davido has announced that his partner, Chioma Avril Roland has tested positive for the novel coronavirus (Covid-19). The musician disclosed this on...

Runtown promises to give away N10M to fans amid coronavirus scare

While the whole world is panicking over the coronavirus scare, Runtown has decided to help reduce the plight of many fans by giving away...

Veteran actor, Pa Kasumu’s burial to hold on April 2nd and 3rd

Veteran actor, Olukayode Odumosu aka Pa Kasumu's funeral will be holding on the 2nd and 3rd of April in Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital. This...

Boxing promoter says Anthony Joshua wants Tyson Fury fight

Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn has revealed that Anthony Joshua wants to fight fellow Briton Tyson Fury. Fury’s win via a seventh-round technical knockout against American...

Seun Kuti calls out motivational speaker over claims about incident at Fela Shrine

Seun Kuti has called out a motivational speaker who had shared a not so good experience of her brothers at the Fela Shrine years...

Fashola accuses Nollywood of encouraging money rituals, kidnapping

Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has asked film makers in Nigeria to stop promoting money rituals and kidnapping in their movies. According to...

Business

FG commissions $1bn made in Nigeria vehicles

The vehicles are locally produced by 17 companies including Coscharis, Nissan, Innoson, Ford and Elizade motors among others, that are pioneering made-in-Nigeria vehicles. The Minister...

Nigerian tests positive for Coronavirus in the United States

A Nigerian man in his 50s, who lives in Nigeria, but has been staying with family members in Washington recently, has tested positive for...

Buhari Regime Spent N43 Billion Subsidising Petrol In January 2020

The Federal Government, through the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, paid N43.09 billion as a subsidy on Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, also known as...

Buhari calls for more patience over border closure

President Muhammadu Buhari says the issue of partial closure of Nigeria’s land border to goods from neighbouring countries will be determined by report of...

Supreme Court dismisses Abacha family’s request to access his foreign accounts

An appeal by the family of the late Head of State, General Sani Abacha to have access to the late general’s foreign accounts has...

NITDA Fund: EFCC to investigate defaulting telecoms providers — Rep

Abdullahi told newsmen in a telephone interview on Monday that effort of the committee is to ensure it meets the one-month deadline by the...

After Trump’s visa policies in 2019, Nigerians’ visits to US drop by 21%

Nigerians visits to the United States has drastically reduced following Donald Trump’s administration’s clampdown on immigration. According to the data from the US travel and...

World

How has Odion Ighalo fared so far at Manchester United?

There are players whose roles and positions seem to be crunchers. Either due to their dynamism or lack of required skill sets. Odion Ighalo...

Nigeria records highest single day coronavirus infections

Nigeria has recorded its highest number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in one day with 35 new cases announced on Wednesday, April 1, 2020. The Nigeria...

Presidency replies Soyinka, urges Nigerians to trust scientists, not fiction writers

Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, gave the advice while reacting to comments made by Prof....

NAFDAC orders manufacturing of Chloroquine for clinical trial and treatment of Coronavirus

Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, the Director-General of NAFDAC, said in a statement on Monday that a local manufacturing pharmaceutical company, May and Baker had been...

Tears as FBI arrests 13 Nigerians on fraud related offenses

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has arrested 13 Nigerians on charges of $30m cyber fraud. According to sources the Nigerians were arrested alongside 11...

Arsenal Manager Mikel Arteta Tests Positive For Coronavirus [TWEET]

Mikel Arteta, the manager of Arsenal Fc has tested positive for coronavirus, a statement from the club on Thursday, March 12, 2020, revealed. Having tested...

Coronavirus: US President Donald Trump declares national emergency

The President of United State, Donald Trump, has declared a national emergency over the Coronavirus epidemic, a move that will free up about $50b...

Opinion

Group gives Gov Sanwo-Olu 7 days ultimatum to lift ban on motorcycles, tricycles

The Spokesman of the group, Mr Ayo Ademiluyi, said in Lagos that the state government would face the citywide “#tackbacklagos protest” in the state...

Nnamdi Kanu declares support for Amotekun

Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB), has thrown his weight behind Operation Amotekun, the regional security outfit of Nigeria's...

Cardi B’s desire to move to Nigeria

The rapper too, to her Twitter page on Monday, January 6, 2020, where she tweeted about the two names she wants Nigerians to help...

$30bn loan request: Sen. Adeola says money necessary for development

Adeola made the statement in Lagos while speaking with newsmen at the End-of the-Year-Party he organised for residents of his Lagos West Senatorial constituency. He...