Sunday, April 18, 2021

FlashBack: Controversy Over Printed Cash, Pantami’s Travails, Inflation Rate and Other...

There were many controversial issues which dominated the media last week.  One of the issues was the call for Minister of Communication and Digital...

NCDC Announces 60 New COVID-19 Cases, Zero Fatality

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Saturday announced 60 new cases of coronavirus across the country. NCDC shared this via its verified Twitter handle,...

Pantami Renounces Past Controversial Comments on Terrorist Groups Amid Call for...

The embattled Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami on Saturday renounced his past controversial comments on terrorist groups such as Al-Qaeda and...

Pray for Buhari, Other Leaders, Lawan Charges Nigerians

Senate President Ahmed Lawan has called on Nigerians to pray for the leaders of the country as they tackle the myriads of challenges facing...

Chelsea Beat Man City to Qualify for FA Cup Final

Chelsea progressed to the Emirates FA Cup final on Saturday after knocking out Manchester City. Hakim Ziyech's strike was enough to secure one of the...

Prince Philip’s Remains Laid to Rest

The remains of Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has been laid to rest at Windsor Castle, London. The Duke of Edinburgh who...

Norwich Secure Promotion to Premier League

Norwich City have won promotion to the Premier League for a fifth time, after Brentford and Swansea's failure to win ensured Daniel Farke's side...

Oduduwa Republic Agitators Stage Rally in Ibadan

A Yoruba group, Ilana Omo Oodua staged a South West self-determination rally on Saturday in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State. The rally which took...

Kane Injured as Spurs’ Top Four Hopes Hit Rock

Harry Kane suffered a late injury after scoring twice to rescue a point for Tottenham against Everton at Goodison Park. Nine days before the Carabao...

Nigerian Troops Eliminate Top ISWAP Commanders, Fighters in Damasak – Army

The Nigerian Army says troops of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) has eliminated 13 top commanders and scores of fighters of Islamic States West Africa...

Inflation Rate Hits 18.17%, Highest In 4 Years

Inflation rate rose by 18.17 percent in March 2021, being 0.82 percent points higher than the 17.33 percent in February 2021 according to the...

IGP Unveils New Vision, Crime Fighting Strategies for the Police

The Inspector-General of Police, Ag. IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has unveiled a new vision and crime fighting strategy for the Nigeria Police Force. The IGP...

Buhari Now Re-energized, Recommitted – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday said President, Muhammadu Buhari is now re-energized and recommitted to executing the party’s lofty developmental objectives after...

Internally Generated Revenue Down 1.93 Per Cent – NBS

The 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) generated a total N1.31 Trillion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in 2020 compared to N1.33...

WTO Ranks Nigeria Number One Importer in Africa

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) has ranked Nigeria as the number one importer of commercial services in Africa in 2020, according to data released...

Pogba Slams Mourinho for Destroying Players, Hails Solskjaer’s Man-management Style

Paul Pogba has attacked Jose Mourinho’s man-management style, accusing him of “going against players” and making them feel like “they don’t exist any more”. After...

APC Fixes Anambra Guber Primary for June 26, Pegs Form at...

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has pegged its expression of interest and nomination forms for the Anambra State governorship election at N22.5 million. The rulingb...

Nationwide Darkness Looms as Nine Power Plants Collapse

The Federal Government has said nine power plants are currently down, and this is why power outages have persisted  across the country. Minister of Power,...

Strange Fruit Juice Kills 10 in Kano, 400 Hospitalized

The Kano state government has confirmed that 10 people died and 400 others are hospitalised after drinking a poisonous fruit juice. The state government had...

Why I Chose Usman Baba as Ag IGP – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said his routine medical check up in London, United Kingdom went very well as a result of the best wishes...

Kano Hisbah Arrests Eight Residents for Eating During Ramadan

The Kano State Hisbah Board has arrested eight persons at Tudun Murtala in Nassarawa Local Government Area and Hudebiyya in Sharada, Kano, over their...

NCDC Announces Fresh 80 COVID-19 Cases, Zero Fatality

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Thursday announced 80 new cases of coronavirus across the country. NCDC shared this via its verified Twitter handle,...

Fayose Wicked for Describing Me as “Quiet but Deadly”—Makinde

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has faulted former governor of Ekiti State Ayo Fayose's allegation that the South West People's Democratic Party Zonal...

FAAC: After Minister’s Denial, Emefiele Admits CBN Printed Money, Says Nigeria...

After initial denial by the Federal Government, the Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Godwin Emefiele has admitted that the apex bank printed money to...

Man United to Face Roma in Europa League Semis

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said it is time for Manchester United to take the next step and reach a first final since 2017 after they...

Europa: Arsenal Set up Semi Final Clash with Former Boss, Unai...

Arsenal impressively swept aside Slavia Prague to reach the Europa League semi-finals with a fine away victory in the second leg. The night had potential...

Buhari says Medical Trip Went Well, Hopes New AIG Impresses Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari says that his routine medical check up in London, United Kingdom, went very well as a result of the prayers of Nigeians. He...

Buhari Returns to Abuja from London

After over two weeks of stay in London, United Kingdom, the President  Muhammadu Buhari arrived at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja, on Thursday...

FG to Partner Media in Promoting Key Health Policy on Women,...

The federal government and the media have pledged to promote the well-being of women, children, adolescent and elderly persons in the country. This  was disclosed...

Nigeria’s Inflation Hit 18.17% in March—NBS

Nigeria's inflation rate increased to 18.17% (year-on-year) in March 2021, the National Bureau of Statistics said in its latest report released on Thursday. According to...

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