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Nigeria Tourism Development Corporation to Partner Consumer Top brands,as 2021...

The Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC)is ready to partner a Tourism promoter company, Consumer Top brands,as plans and preparation for it's 2021 maiden edition...

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Coronavirus in Nigeria: Fani-Kayode begs Buhari govt

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Friday urged the Federal government and Nigerians to unite in the fight against the deadly Coronavirus codenamed COVID-19. Fani-Kayode...

POLITICS

Lagos Politician debunked arrest, says he has always maintain...

The Oluomo of Isheri-Olofin Kingdom in Alimosho Federal Constituency of Lagos State, Prince Idris Balogun, has debunked the flying rumours in the social media...

Boko Haram: Recruit Arewa youths, leave Igbos alone – Ohanaeze warns...

Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide, OYC, has warned the Nigerian Army against recruiting Igbo youths to fight Boko Haram in the Northeast. This was contained...

APC crisis: Eze tells Buhari why reconciliation moves will fail

An erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the defunct New People’s Democratic Party (nPDP), and chieftain of the APC, Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, has told...

METRO

Akwa Ibom leaders urge National Assembly, independent bodies to investigate abuse...

Statesmen in Akwa Ibom State have called on the National Assembly and other independent bodies in Nigeria to look into unbudgeted emergency expenditures in...

Abacha hotel: El-Rufai agrees to out-of-court settlement

The Kaduna State High Court presided over by Justice Hannatu Balogun was on Wednesday told of plans to settle the dispute between the state...

Suspected thugs allegedly attack Kwara APC Chair

Suspected thugs have allegedly attacked the state chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) Hon Bashir Bolarinwa and other members of the executive council. The...

NATIONAL

Electricity tariff increase: Stakeholders give conditions to NERC

Electricity stakeholders, Thursday, asked the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, to exercise caution in its planned review of the electricity tariff in the country. They...

Coronavirus: NAHCON opens up on Saudi Arabia’s suspension of lesser Hajj

Following the suspension of lesser Hajj by the authorities of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the fear of coronavirus, the National Hajj Commission of...

Nigeria consumes 38.2m litres of petrol daily — DPR

After many years of opacity and difficulty in determining the country’s actual fuel consumption, the regulatory authority of the Nigerian petroleum industry, the Department...

Two Laos footballers get life bans for match-fixing

Two Laos national team footballers have been handed life bans over alleged match-fixing in a four-goal friendly defeat to Hong Kong, the Asian Football...

Goodbye, tennis: Sharapova announces retirement

Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova, one of the world’s most recognisable sportswomen, on Wednesday announced her retirement at the age of 32. “Tennis...

Super Quadri shows class in Tunis

From all the 16 players competing in the 2020 ITTF Africa Top 16 Cup, Aruna Quadri, showed his status as the Nigerian remains unbeaten...

OPINION

Apostle Suleman faults critics of Adeboye’s marriage comment on twitter

Apostle Johnson Suleman of Omega Fire Ministries has faulted those criticizing Pastor Enoch Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, over his...

Men should not marry women who can’t cook – Pastor Adeboye

Pastor Enoch Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has pointed some qualities his male members should look out for before marrying...

Church eviction: Our story by, M.K.O. Garden residents

When the news that the residents’ association of the M.K.O. Abiola Gardens Estate, Alausa area of Ikeja, Lagos had prevented members of the Redeemed...

ENTERTAINMENT

Chiwetalu Agu debunks death rumour, says he’s hale and hearty

Nollywood legend, Chiwetalu Agu has debunked rumours trending on social media that he is critically sick and needs financial assistance to get treatment. Chiwetalu Agu...

Nigerian film, ‘The Delivery Boy’ screens at Pan African Film Festival

Award-winning film, ‘The Delivery Boy’ has screened at the Pan African Film Festival (PAFF). Report tells that PAFF, held from Feb. 12 to Feb. 23,...

Nigerian film ‘Eyimofe’ lands international sales deal

‘Eyimofe (This is My Desire)’, a Nigeria-America co-production has landed a sales representation deal, in advance of its premiere at the Berlin International Film...

CELEBRITIES

Chiwetalu Agu debunks death rumour, says he’s hale and hearty

Nollywood legend, Chiwetalu Agu has debunked rumours trending on social media that he is critically sick and needs financial assistance to get treatment. Chiwetalu Agu...

CRIME

Customer stabs, kills one AEDC worker, injures another

Tragedy struck Tuesday as two staff of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, were attacked by an angry electricity consumer in Kabusa area of Abuja...

I was charmed by two men, woman who stole employer’s money...

A 29-year-old woman, Peculiar Etim, who allegedly claimed that she was charmed by two men and stole the sum of N345, 930 from her...

Updated: UNILAG lecturer bags 21 years prison sentence for rape

A Lagos High Court, sitting in Ikeja, Thursday sentenced a lecturer at the University of Lagos, Akoka, Afeez Baruwa, to 21- year imprisonment for...

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