Kagara Abduction: Crashed Plane Was Scheduled To Conduct Surveillance – NAF

The ill-fated military plane was scheduled to conduct surveillance missions over Niger State and its environs in connection with the concerted efforts to secure...

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Enugu State Govt. Demolishes Sinking Three-Storey Building

The Enugu State Government has demolished a sinking three-storey building within the Maryland Layout axis of Enugu South Local Government Area, Enugu metropolis. The News...

COVID-19: Arik Air Lays Off 300 Workers

Management of Arik Air has terminated the appointments of 300 members of its staff to Coronavirus pandemic, COVID-19. The airline made this known on Friday...

COVID-19 : Kaduna Govt Arrests Two Clerics For Conducting Service

Two clerics have been arrested in Kaduna State for conducting congregational prayers. The state government announced this via Twitter on Saturday, noting that their action...

CORONA CURED ME, Arabel CEO Shares Her Experience

*TUESDAY. December 29, 2020:* My son got back from work and said he suspected he had Covid, because he had a sore throat, head...

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FG Lifts Suspension On Emirates Airlines

The Federal Government of Nigeria has lifted the suspension earlier placed on Emirates Airlines flights in the country. The development was contained in a statement...

Buhari Nominates Past Service Chiefs As Non-Career Ambassadors-Designate

President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded the names of the immediate past Service Chiefs to the Senate as non-career Ambassadors-Designate. In a letter to Senator Ahmad...

Maina’s Son Has Fled To U.S. – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has disclosed that Faisal Maina, has fled to the United States of America, U.S.A. EFCC’s Counsel, Mohammed Abubakar...

FG Extends NIN SIM Linkage Deadline By 8 Weeks

The Federal Government of Nigeria has extended the ongoing National Identification Number, NIN, and Subscriber Identity Module integration exercise by eight weeks. Director, Public Affairs,...

Benue State Governor, Ortom Tests Positive For COVID-19

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has tested positive for COVID-19 after test results of most of his close aides returned positive in the last...

Islam

Social Media Could End Marriage As We Know It

Chioma is having troubles with her mother-in-law. I know because she made it headline news on her social media page. She does not share...

Poetry: Failure Is A Ball

Failure is a ball hit along the net; appeared with point that flash excitement at the field of the heart. As this ball is thrown from one point to...

Pious Muslim Foundation Jumu’ah Reminder

JUM'AH REMINDER. يَٰٓأَيُّهَا ٱلَّذِينَ ءَامَنُوٓاْ إِذَا نُودِيَ لِلصَّلَوٰةِ مِن يَوۡمِ ٱلۡجُمُعَةِ فَٱسۡعَوۡاْ إِلَىٰ ذِكۡرِ ٱللَّهِ وَذَرُواْ ٱلۡبَيۡعَۚ ذَٰلِكُمۡ خَيۡرٞ لَّكُمۡ إِن كُنتُمۡ تَعۡلَمُونَ -Surah Al-Jumu'ah, Ayah...

Eid-ul-Adha2020: Top 10 Eid Messages To Send To Family & Friends

“I wish you a very happy and peaceful Eid al-Adha. May Allah accept your good deeds, forgive your transgressions and sins and ease...

Eid-ul-Adha: FG Declares July 30th & 31st, 2020 As Public Holidays

The Federal Government has declared Thursday 30 and Friday 31 July, 2020 as Public Holidays as Muslims celebrate this year’s Eid-el-Kabir Festival. The Minister of...

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Ohaneze Ndigbo: Abia State Governor Congratulates George Obiozor

The Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu has congratulated the newly elected President General of Ohaneze Ndigbo, Professor George Obiozor on his victory at...

78-year-old Professor Emerges President Of Ohanaeze Ndigbo

Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has appointed Professor George Obiozor, has its new President General. The new leader is a Former Nigerian Ambassador to the...

Enugu: Ugwuanyi Commissions New Administrative Building Of FRSC Academy

The Governor of Enugu state Rt. Hon Ifeayin Ugwuanyi has commissioned the new Administrative Building of the Federal Road Safety Corps Academy located at...

Enugu State Govt. Demolishes Sinking Three-Storey Building

The Enugu State Government has demolished a sinking three-storey building within the Maryland Layout axis of Enugu South Local Government Area, Enugu metropolis. The News...

Enugu: Ogbete Pedestrian Bridge Safe For Use (Pictures)

After the pictures of Enugu's Ogbete Main Market pedestrian bridge went viral on social media, Enugu Capital Territory Development Authority has released a statement. The...

Politics

Atiku Felicitates With Former Senate President, Anyim At 60

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has extended his goodwill message to the erstwhile Senate President, Dr. Anyim Pius Anyim on the occasion...

Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala To Become WTO First African Leader

South Korean candidate contesting for the World Trade Organization, WTO, Yoo Myung-hee, has dropped out of the race. South Korea's exit effectively opens the door...

Buhari Names Aide, Lauretta Onochie, Others As INEC Commissioners

President Muhammadu Buhari has sought the Senate’s confirmation of Commissioners of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, reads a letter forwarded by...

Ondo Election: Akeredolu, Wife Arrive Polling Unit

Ondo State Governor and the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Rotimi Akeredolu and his wife have arrived at Ward 05, Polling Unit 06,...

Entertainment

Banky W, Adesua Etomi Welcome Baby Boy

Popular Nigerian singer Banky W and his wife, Adesua Etomi have welcomed their first child. The couple tied the knot on November 19, 2017. https://twitter.com/BankyW/status/1363815850361442304?s=20 Banky...

FAQ: Is COVID-19 Vaccine Safe For Pregnant & Lactating Women? (Video)

Prof. Oyewale Tomori is a Nigerian professor of virology, educational administrator, and former vice-chancellor of Redeemer's University. In the video below, Professor Tomori speaks on...

Nollywood Actor Ernest Asuzu Is Dead

Veteran Nollywood actor Ernest Asuzu, 37, has passed on after he fainted and didn't wake up. Asuzu began his acting career in the ’90s and...

Iris Film Academy Is Equipping Young African Filmmakers

Iris Film Academy has unveiled its mission to equip the young generation of African creatives to inspire, create and develop a new wave in...

Human Rights Activist Esther Uzoma Dies In Abuja

A human rights activist and convener of the Civil Society Situation Room, Esther Uzoma, is dead. The Sun reported that Esther died in an Abuja...

Sports

Diego Maradona: Argentina Legend Dies Aged 60

Diego Maradona, in full Diego Armando Maradona, (born October 30, 1960, Lanus, Buenos Aires, Argentina—died November 25, 2020, Tigre, Buenos Aires), Argentine football (soccer) player who is generally regarded...

Hand of God: Maradona’s Body Arrives Presidential Palace

The remains of legendary footballer, Diego Maradona, has arrived at the presidential palace in Buenos Aires for a period of lying in state. Recall that...

After Bayern Munich Encounter, Messi Asks For Clause To Leave Barca

Forward Lionel Messi has asked to leave Spanish giants Barcelona this summer. The Argentina international, 33, sent a fax to the club on Tuesday saying...

COVID-19 : Barcelona To Reduce Player and Staff Wages

Barcelona will reduce player and staff wages in a bid to "minimise the economic impact" caused by coronavirus. Spanish football was suspended for an indefinite...

#Coronavirus : Euros And Copa America Moved To 2021

Euro 2020 and the Copa America have both been moved to the summer of 2021 due to the coronavirus outbreak. UEFA said priority was being...

Health

Buhari Appoints Buba Marwa As Head Of NDLEA

Following the end of tenure of Col. Muhammad Abdallah (rtd), on Monday, January 11, 2021, President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Brigadier-General Buba Marwa (rtd)...

JOHESU’s Strike Is Capable Of Endangering More Loss Of Lives- SGF

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha,who doubles as the Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha has...

Lagos Health Commissioner, Akin Abayomi Tests Positive For COVID-19

Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi has tested positive for COVID-19. This was made known in a statement signed by the Commissioner for...

Videos

Buhari Appoints Buba Marwa As Head Of NDLEA

Following the end of tenure of Col. Muhammad Abdallah (rtd), on Monday, January 11, 2021, President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Brigadier-General Buba Marwa (rtd)...

COVID-19: PTF Dismisses Fake News Of Another Lockdown

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has debunked news trending that the federal government intends to embark on another another Lockdown.  In a statement released...

Education Minister Explains Why ‘School Resumption Is Not Feasible’ (Audio)

The Federal Government has disclosed that there are possibilities to further shift the January 18 that was earlier fixed for reopening of schools. Minister of...

NIN Registration: Be Careful Of Fake Apps – NIMC

National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has called on the public to be carefull of fake apps that claim to help link the National Identity...