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Low Turnout Of Voters Mark LG Election In Lagos

Low turn out of voters on Saturday marked the Local Government election in Lagos, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). NAN reports that there...

Missing Tokyo Olympics Hurts –Oshoala

Super Falcons captain and Barcelona Femeni striker Asisat Oshoala, helped the Spanish giants win the treble last season. The African Women’s Footballer of The...

Stanbic IBTC Provides Guidance On Investing in Uncertain Times 

As part of efforts to continually enlighten the investing public about the available safe and transparent investment options, Stanbic IBTC Asset Management, a subsidiary...

Aregbesola Asks Governors To Sign Death Warrant Of Over 3,000 Condemned...

The Minister of Interior, Mr Rauf Aregbesola, has asked governors to sign the death warrant of 3,008 inmates on death row at custodial facilities...

China Donates 470,000 Doses Of COVID Vaccine To Nigeria

The Chinese government has donated 470,000 doses of the Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines to Nigeria. The Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, CUI Jianchun, made the disclosure Friday...

Nigeria Records Gain In Fight Against TB Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

Response to the coronavirus pandemic notwithstanding, data indicate that there has been an increase in annual tuberculosis case notification due to strategic intervention by...

US First Lady Jill Biden Arrives Tokyo Ahead Of Games Opening...

US First Lady Jill Biden arrives at the Imperial Palace for a meeting with Japan’s Emperor Naruhito in Tokyo on Friday , ahead of...

Monkeypox Fatality Higher Among Young People —Physician

A professor of public health, Tanimola Akande, says the fatality rate of monkeypox is usually higher among the younger population, particularly children. He noted that...

Eid-El-Kabir: Remain Guided By COVID-19 Protocols, Kwara Gov Urges Muslims

The Governor of Kwara State, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, has urged Muslims to remain guided by COVID-19 protocols as they partake in Eid-el-Kabir celebrations. This was made...

High Unemployment Threatening Buhari’s Poverty Reduction Plan – Afdb

The Director-General of the African Development Bank Group’s Nigeria Country Department, Mr Lamin Barrow, has said the Nigerian government’s plan to lift 100 million...

Who Cries Out As Covid-19 Deaths Increase Across Countries

The Director-General of the World Health Organisation (WHO), Tedros Adhanom has decried the increase of COVID-19 deaths across the countries after 10 weeks of...

South Africa Boils Over Imprisonment Of Zuma

There is an ongoing crisis in South Africa over the imprisonment of former President Jacob Zuma. Zuma, 79, was jailed for defying a court order...

Buhari’s Assent To PIB To End Subsidy – Sylva

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, has said President Muhammadu Buhari’s assent to the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) will automatically...

Lagos Govt: COVID-19 Third Wave Here

State records 60,202 confirmed cases, 357 deaths ’Test positivity rate is 6.6 per cent’ •Oyo records Delta variant. The Lagos State Government yesterday alerted...

COVID-19: UK Takes Off Travel Warning Against Nigeria

The United Kingdom has taken off the COVID-19 travel advisory warning for Nigeria. The update, made on the country’s website on Thursday, comes along with the announcement by the...

12 Indian Ministers Resign In Major Reshuffle

Twelve Indian ministers including the health chief resigned Wednesday following a catastrophic surge in COVID-19 cases earlier this year. The resignations form part of a...

Global Economy Could Lose Over $4 Trillion Due to COVID-19 Impact...

The crash in international tourism due to the coronavirus pandemic could cause a loss of more than $4 trillion to the global GDP for...

PIB: Gov Diri seeks resolution of ambiguity in provisions for host...

Gov. Douye Diri of Bayelsa on Tuesday called for clarity in the definition of host communities in the recently passed Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB)...

Traders, Experts Worry As Naira Free Fall Continues

The Naira has failed to appreciate as the United States dollar sells for N500+ with traders and experts calling on the federal government to...

Buhari Seeks House Approval For N894.842b Extra Budget

President Muhammadu Buhari has written the House of Representatives to approve N894.842 billion supplementary budget to fund COVID-19 drugs and procurement of weapons for...