Monday, July 13, 2020

CBN Bans Importation of Maize with Immediate Effect

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Monday banned importation maize/corn into the country as it discontinued the processing of Forms M with immediate...

Cleric Threatens to Sue NAN over Accusation of Laundering “Re-Looted” Fund...

The General Overseer of Divine Hand of God Prophetic Ministries International, Prophet Emmanuel Omale, has demanded the immediate retraction of a publication by the...

COVID-19: 35 Doctors Infected in Kwara State

Kwara State has reported on Monday that no fewer than 35 doctors have been tested positive for COVID-19 pandemic in the state. The Nigeria Medical...

Music Icon, Elvis Presley, Loses Grandson

Elvis Presley's grandson, Benjamin Keough, has died, a representative for his mother, Lisa Marie Presley, reported. Keough died in Calabasas, California and was 27 at...

Zindziswa, Mandela’s Daughter, is Dead

Zindziswa “Zindzi” Mandela, the daughter of Nelson Mandela, the late former president of South Africa, has died in Johannesburg. Her granddaughter Ndileka Mandela confirmed the...

4.48 Million People Apply for N-Power- Minister

The online portal for the recruitment of the third batch of N-Power enrolees has so far received 4.48 million applications, FMHDSD reports. The Federal Ministry...

British MMA Star, Jahreau Shepherd, is Dead 

British MMA fighter, Jahreau Shepherd, popularly known as ‘The Nightmare’ has died on his 30th birthday, July 12th, 2020. The welterweight champion died suddenly on...

World Risks Another Virus like COVID-19 – UNODC

The United Nations Office on Drug and Crime (UNODC) says that the world risks another virus of the magnitude of COVID-19. The UN warned that...

FFP: CAS Lifts European Ban on Manchester City

The Court of Arbitration for Sports, has given Premier League club, Manchester City, the green light to participate in next season's Champions League after...

Tinubu Expresses Shock over Tunde Buraimoh’s Death

National Leader of the All Progressive Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has expressed shock at the demise of Lagos State House of Assembly spokesperson, Tunde...

COVID-19: FG Reschedules Airlifting of Stranded Nigerians from UK

The Federal Government has postponed the airlifting of Nigerians who are stranded in the United Kingdom due to the COVID-19 pandemic from Monday (today) ...

ONDO 2020: Rotimi Benjamin Emerges ZLP Candidate

The Zenith Labour Party in Ondo State at the weekend elected Rotimi Benjamin as its flagbearer for the October 2020 governorship election. In its gubernatorial...

Akeredolu Orders Payment of COVID-19 Hazard Allowance to Striking Ondo Health...

Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has approved the payment of hazard allowance to the striking members of the National Association of General Medical and Dental...

Notorious Thug, Biola Ebila, Shot Dead in Ibadan

Personnel of a joint security outfit in Oyo State, Operation Burst, on Sunday reportedly shot the leader of the notorious One Million Boys gang,...

Falana Denies Recieving Money from Magu

Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has denied all allegations saying that he received N28m from the suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic...

COVID-19: Kwara Records 71 New Cases

The Kwara State Government has reported that 71 more people have tested positive for COVID-19 bringing the total of confirmed cases in the state...

Buhari Congratulates Nigeria’s Kamaru Usman for Retaining UFC Welterweight

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Kamarudeen Usman on the successful defence of his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight title with an emphatic win over...

Workers Welfare: Ondo Govt to Meet Stakeholders on Monday

The Ondo State Government led by Rotimi Akeredolu has said that it would be meeting with key stakeholders in the state between Monday, July...

FlashBack: WAEC Cancellation, Magu’s Travail, Ondo Deputy Governor’s Impeachment Saga...

1 Coronavirus Update Coronavirus cases globally almost hit 13million globally as cases rose to 12,856,364 while deaths increased to 567,914. In Nigeria, cases increased...

Chelsea Stumble again as Sheffield Boost European Hopes

Sheffield United continued their push for European qualification as they moved into the Premier League's top six with a convincing win over Chelsea at...

NAPTIP Vows to Apprehend Traffickers of Temitope Arowolo to Lebanon

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has vowed to hunt down the traffickers who took Temitope-Olamide Arowolo to Middle...

Nigerian UFC Fighter, Kamaru Unman, Retains Welterweight Title

Nigerian UFC fighter, Kamaru Usman, on Sunday, retained his welterweight title with a victory over Jorge Masvidal in their UFC251 bout. 33-year old Usman who...

Buhari Condoles with Emir of Gujba over Mother’s Death

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the Emir of Gujba, Alhaji Tijjani Ahmed Saleh, the government and people of Yobe State over the death...

Buhari Celebrates Former Rivers Governor, Rufus Ada-George, at 80

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former governor of Rivers State, Chief Rufus Ada-George, on the occasion of his 80th birthday. "As family, friends, political associates...

With Key Cabinet Members Facing Corruption Charges, Buhari Laments “Massive Corruption”...

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday used the occasion of the African Anti-Corruption Day to draw the attention of continental leaders to the unacceptable level...

Former NDDC Chair Accuses Akpabio of Fraud

A former Acting Niger Delta Development Commission Managing Director, Joy Nunieh, has accused tje Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, of corruption while...

World Population Day: Group Tasks FG to Prioritize Reproductive Health Needs...

As Nigeria joins the World to celebrate this year’s World Population Day, a group, Development Communications Network (DevComs), has  called on the Nigerian government...

Magu’s Investigation, Suspension in Order – Presidency

The Presidency has once again defended the ordeal of the suspended chairman of the Economic and Financial Commission ( EFCC), Ibrahim Magu. Contrary to the...

EPL: Burnley End Liverpool’s Hope of Perfect Home Record

A second half equalizer from Jay Rodriguez earned Burnley a point at Liverpool's home ground, Anfield, in their Premier League match on Saturday.  The game...

Norwich Relegated from EPL

Michail Antonio has become the first West Ham player to score four goals in a top-flight match since David Cross in 1981. Norwich City became...

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