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Federal University Gusau Reacts To Rumour Of Bandits’ Attack

  The Federal University, Gusau, on Friday, dismissed the story in social media that bandits have raided the university’s campus...
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Federal University Gusau Reacts To Rumour Of Bandits’ Attack

Yahaya Bello: I Won’t Take Any Vaccine… Kogi Has No Business With COVID

  Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi has reiterated that COVID-19 is not their business in the state. Speaking on a...
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Yahaya Bello: I Won’t Take Any Vaccine… Kogi Has No Business With COVID

I believe Buhari is not sleeping over insecurity -Jonathan

The former President, Goodluck Jonathan, on Friday, has called for synergy among the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), governors,...
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I believe Buhari is not sleeping over insecurity -Jonathan

Police shoot 2 suspects dead, rescue 16 kidnapped victims in Delta

Two suspected armed robbers were gunned down in Asaba, Delta State capital, during a gun duel with the Police.  ...
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Police shoot 2 suspects dead, rescue 16 kidnapped victims in Delta

Soldiers foil terrorist attack on another Borno village

The Nigerian Army said its soldiers fighting the counter-terrorism war in the North-East have foiled an attempt by Boko Haram...
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Soldiers foil terrorist attack on another Borno village

May weather in celebrity bidding war for £1.9m Maybach car

Loyd Mayweather may have finally met his match as he is locked in a celebrity bidding war for a £1.9million...
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May weather in celebrity bidding war for £1.9m Maybach car

FIBA Africa Women’s Champions Cup 2020 postponed

The annual FIBA Africa Women’s Champions Cup 2020 has been postponed until further notice, FIBA Africa confirmed.   The 12-team...
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FIBA Africa Women’s Champions Cup 2020 postponed

Fury, Joshua ‘agree terms’ on all-UK clash

The UK blockbuster heavyweight clash between Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua has ‘been agreed’ for the third time in nine...
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Fury, Joshua ‘agree terms’ on all-UK clash

Adesanya set to make UFC history

Tomorrow in Las Vegas, Nigeria-born MMA fighter, Israel Adesanya, will attempt to be just the fourth person to be a...
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Adesanya set to make UFC history

Owen questions Alcantara’s place in Liverpool

Michael Owen has questioned whether Liverpool’s summer recruit Thiago Alcantara fits into Jurgen Klopp’s best starting lineup.   The Spaniard...
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Owen questions Alcantara’s place in Liverpool
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  • Federal University Gusau Reacts To Rumour Of Bandits’ Attack

      The Federal University, Gusau, on Friday, dismissed the story in social media that bandits have raided the university’s campus located along Gusau – Funtua Road on Thursday, saying it is baseless. The information officer of the university, Umar Usman, said in a statement that the rumour might have occurred as a result of panic by the...
  • Yahaya Bello: I Won’t Take Any Vaccine… Kogi Has No Business With COVID

      Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi has reiterated that COVID-19 is not their business in the state. Speaking on a Channels Television programme monitored by Daily Trust, Bello declared that he would neither take any vaccine nor compel any one in the state to take it. He said if the Federal Government is gracious enough to send the...
  • I believe Buhari is not sleeping over insecurity -Jonathan

    The former President, Goodluck Jonathan, on Friday, has called for synergy among the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), governors, security chiefs, and other stakeholders to tackle insecurity in the country. The former president explained that synergy was needed to de-escalate tension occasioned by the challenge of insecurity in the country. He lamented that it was unfortunate...

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British Nigerian rap and afrobeats duo SAMO ONES x THNKN ALOUD with their brand new single titled ‘SHOW COLOUR RE’, which samples the classic cut ‘Show Color’ by legendary Nigerian fuji musician King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal (KWAM 1) from his …
Reports coming in has it that Veteran broadcaster and Nollywood actor Sadiq Daba is dead. The veteran broadcaster and actor reportedly died this evening after a long and excruciating battle with leukemia and prostrate cancer. A top official of NTA …
Six Dr. Seuss books will stop being published due to racist and insensitive imagery, the business managing the author’s legacy said in a statement, a decision that fits within a wider reckoning in the past year over the ongoing use of …
Rumours have it circulating in the media that Pikoh Official, the Instafamous comedienne and her husband are the biological parents to Imole Pikoh, The Kolanut Boy. The false news has been circulating through social media platforms including on Facebook after a …
The multitalented Instagram comedienne Keshinro Adepelumi had wedding introduction with the love of her life. This beautiful comedian took to her social media platform to reveal the identity of her soon to be husband. Comedian Keshinro Adepelumi shares lovely photos …
Sensational Ghanaian rookie act, Malcolm Nuna has eclipsed a decade-long record previously held by Nigerian icon Starboy Wizkid for “the most patronized West African song within first week of release by a teenager”. Wizkid’s ‘Holla at your boy’ classic, off …
The dust hasn’t even settled on his latest single ‘Precious Diamond’ featuring Toronto songstress Katasha J, which is being championed by the likes of Noctis Magazine, KAZI Magazine and Picky Magazine, and builds on the recent support he has been …
Guys, it’s finally happening. Vector and M.I. Abaga have teamed up on a single titled “Crown of Clay“, and it seems the track will premiere alongside its music video. Vector made the surprise announcement on his Twitter page, by sharing a photo of …
MultiChoice Nigeria is set to air highlights from BBNaija season 5 from Monday, 1 March till Friday, 26 March 2021 on Africa Magic Urban (DStv channel 153) and Africa Magic Family (DStv channel 154 & GOtv channel 2) at 10pm. …
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National Association of Nupe Students (NANUS), National Headquarters (NHQs). The Convention Planning Committee (CPC) hereby inform the general public and interested individual who are willing to aspire for any post that the form will be ready for sale starting from …
Emirates is making travel to Dubai even sweeter in 2021 with the return of My Emirates Pass – an exclusive offer that turns the Emirates boarding pass into a membership card giving customers deals and discounts in over 450 restaurants, …
The award night was a memorable one to be remembered. Dija’s Event Center at MI Wushishi Estate Minna was graced by hundreds of beautiful faces, as more than 100 Football lovers  were present in the award night ceremony. Many high …
Shehu Suleiman Inga Football Club (SSI FC), a basic-level football team in the coast of minna is here with an award night ceremony and end of the year football match, first of its kind. The event is to commemorate with …
A Muslim woman has expressed her happiness and excitement after her husband married a second wife. Safa, who is based in New Jersey, took to Twitter on Saturday, December 19, to share the good news, praying for Allah’s protection for …
The Tigray Region is the northernmost region of Ethiopia. Tigray is the homeland of the Tigrayan, Irob and Kunama peoples. Tigray is also known as Region 1 according to the federal constitution. Its capital and largest city is Mekelle. (Wikipedia) …
Ghanaian modeling Agency BT Models are part of this year’s International Fashion Week Dubai. The fashion week is being held from 12th November to 14th November at the Hotel Sofitel Dubai the Palms. Ghana is being represented on the runway …
In a fight to revive a rare cultural heritage and heal a nation scarred by conflict a Central African Republic band and dancers are trying to revamp the country’s traditional music and dance style – known as “Motenguene”. Its name …
The story of Bardo community in rural Jigawa is an inspiring one of how determination and strength made women of the community, to come together to bring about a solution to a disturbing problem – that of healthcare. As such …
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  • Cryptocurrencies breed illegal activities, raise risks – CBN

    The Central Bank of Nigeria has said cryptocurrencies promote illegal activities and raise risks , among other reasons . It said this on Sunday in a statement regarding various comments and reactions following its recent reminder to Deposit Money Banks to desist from transacting in/ and with entities dealing in cryptocurrencies. The CBN stated , “ The recent...
  • Petrol price may hit N190 as oil nears $60

    Marketers have said with the current realities in the global crude oil markets, the price of Premium Motor Spirit ( petrol ) in Nigeria should be between N 185 and N 200 per litre , unless the government wants to subsidise the product , ’ FEMI ASU reports The upturn in global oil prices last week...
  • Aliko Dangote remains Africa’s richest person for 10-years straight

    Aliko Dangote of Nigeria is Africa’s richest person for the tenth time in a row, according to the 2021 Forbes’ Africa Billionaires List released on Friday January 22. Forbes stated that the president/CEO of Dangote Group is now worth $12.1 billion, up by $2 billion from last year’s list following a 30% rise in the share...
  • PAN To Begin 2-shifts vehicle production lines in 6 months-MD

    The new management of Peugeot Automobile Nigeria (PAN), has said that, it will in the next six months, commence two shifts of its vehicle production lines. Acting Managing Director of PAN, Ms. Taiwo Oluleye, who disclosed this during the graduation of 2019/2020 Batch trainees of Modern Auto Maintenance Techniques at the PAN Learning Centre, said the...
  • BREAKING: Okonjo-Iweala set to lead WTO______ Report

    Nigeria ’s Ngozi Okonjo- Iweala is set to become the new director - general of the World Trade Organisation . According to Reuters , a key group of WTO ambassadors proposed Okonjo -Iweala to lead the trade organisation on Wednesday , clearing a path for her to become the first woman and African to head the...
  • BREAKING: Nigeria’s inflation rate hits 13.7%, highest in 30 months.

    Nigeria’s inflation rose to 13.7 per cent in September, hitting its highest level since its 13.34 per cent rate of March 2018 . The National Bureau of Statistics disclosed this in its Consumer Price Index report for September on Thursday . Part of the report read , “The consumer price index which measures inflation increased by 13...
  • Okonjo-Iweala makes final two in WTO race.

    World Trade Organization, WTO, members have selected two final candidates – Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and South Korea’s Yoo Myung-hee – to advance to the final round in the race to lead the Geneva-based trade body, Bloomberg has reported. By advancing two women to the final round of the selection process, the WTO will likely have the...
  • Discos obey NERC, begin 14-day tariff hike suspension.

    Some power distribution companies are beginning to comply with the order of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission by suspending the September 1 , 2020 tariff increase . On Tuesday night , NERC issued an order suspending the hike in electricity tariffs for 14 days . Labour unions and the Federal Government had reached a truce on Sunday...
  • NIGER TO CUT WATER SUPPLY TO ARMY BARRACKS OVER N700M UNPAID BILLS

     Niger government has threatened to stop water supply to the Army Barracks in Minna over unpaid bills amounting to over N700 million. It is total debts for water supply owed by the army, police, DSS and other agencies. The state commissioner for Water Resources, Yusuf Suleiman said this during a media round-table in Minna when he got...
Sports
Loyd Mayweather may have finally met his match as he is locked in a celebrity bidding war for a £1.9million Maybach car.   The boxing legend, also known as ‘Money Man’, is not shy in flaunting his staggering cash.   …
The annual FIBA Africa Women’s Champions Cup 2020 has been postponed until further notice, FIBA Africa confirmed.   The 12-team tournament was scheduled to take place in Egypt from March 12-20.   The continent women’s clubs competition usually takes place …
The UK blockbuster heavyweight clash between Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua has ‘been agreed’ for the third time in nine months, WBN can report.   Back in June 2020, Fury first reported that the fight was in the bag when …
Tomorrow in Las Vegas, Nigeria-born MMA fighter, Israel Adesanya, will attempt to be just the fourth person to be a two-weight UFC world champion.   The middleweight champion is stepping up to try and take the UFC’s light heavyweight crown …
Michael Owen has questioned whether Liverpool’s summer recruit Thiago Alcantara fits into Jurgen Klopp’s best starting lineup.   The Spaniard left German giants Bayern Munich to move to Anfield for around £25m in September last year, but has so far …
Nigeria’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Lesotho will be held at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos, the Nigeria Football Federation has confirmed.   According to a social media post by the country’s football body, the Super Eagles will take …
Gareth Bale is reportedly set to demand Real Madrid honour and pay-up the remainder of his lucrative £600,00-per-week salary, even if he never plays for them again.   Bale is currently on loan with Jose Mourinho’s Tottenham, who are footing …
Manchester United have reportedly triggered a clause in the deal that saw Romelu Lukaku move to Inter which puts the Serie A club in £43million of debt to the Old Trafford club.   Lukaku moved to Inter in the summer …
Making his first La Liga start of this calendar year, Samuel Chukwueze was astonishingly named King of the Match despite the Yellow Submarine’s defeat. Playing on the right side of attack, the Nigeria international’s pace and trickery caused problems for …
Tech
Samsung Electronics topped the global TV market for the 15th consecutive year, according to market research firm, Omdia. Newly released data published on February 23 notes that Samsung Electronics recorded 31.8% in global TV market share by revenue in Q4 …
Huawei has unveiled a revamped foldable smartphone, which it says has a much smaller internal gap when closed than that of its main rival Samsung. The Mate X2 marks a major redesign for the Chinese firm. When shut, the large …
Samsung heir Lee Jae Yong has been sentenced to two years and six months in prison by a high court in South Korea. The bribery case is a retrial of an earlier one involving the country’s former President Park Geun-hye, …
The technical assistant, information technology to the Ministry of Communication, Femi Adeluyi, made this known in a statement issued on the night of Thursday, December 31, 2020, in Abuja. He said the development was part of the federal government’s policy …
Data usage is how much data your phone uploads or downloads using mobile data. To make sure that you’re not using too much data on your data plan, you can check and change your data usage.   As a result …
As part of its plans to give back and re-ignite the sparkle of the Yuletide Season, Airtel Nigeria, has rolled out new exciting offers on its Home Broad Band (HBB) devices, including MiFIs, Routers and the ODU Smartbox.   The …
Ride sharing business Uber has sold off its flying taxi unit Elevate to California-based electric aircraft developer Joby Aviation. Elevate is the second business Uber has sold off this week as the company seeks a path to profitability. On Monday, …
Nasa is paying a Colorado-based company $1 (£0.74) to collect a small sample of rocks from the moon. Lunar Outpost is among four firms awarded contracts to retrieve lunar regolith, or moon soil, for the US space agency, for a …
Ericsson has projected that four out of every ten mobile subscriptions in 2026 will be 5G.   This forecast is included in the latest edition of the Ericsson Mobility Report.   Current 5G uptake in subscriptions and population coverage confirms …

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Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello spoke with reporters in Abuja, shortly after briefing President Muhammadu Buhari on the security situation in his state. Correspondent BOLAJI OGUNDELE was there.   WHAT is your assessment of the security situation in Niger State? The …
Abdullahi Dogo (30), Suleiman Abubakar (50), Babuga Mamman (42), and Abubakar Abdullahi (31), of Sabon Pegi village in the Mashegu Local Government Area of Niger State were recently apprehended by the state police command for allegedly being in possession of …
The Federal Government has directed civil servants on Grade Level 10 and below to resume duty with effect from Monday . It, however , said no worker would be allowed entry into any government offices without face masks . The …
Pelumi Keshinro also known as @ayam_pikoh_official is one of the young talents currently rocking the Nigerian Entertainment industry. She is a Comedienne, actor, content creator and a social media influencer who hails from Ogun State, Ijebu Ode precisely. Though, she …
Usman Abubakar Tafawa Balewa is the 60-year-old son of Nigeria’s first Prime Minister, the late Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa. He retired from the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency in 2018 and is currently a farmer and businessman. In this …
Gloria Chinwe Chubuike speaks about her passion for the fight against malaria on plus TV #TeaTime show. Gloria Chibuike is the founder and CEO of Chinwe Chibuike Foundation, an international non-profit organization that leverage across Abia and other states in …
Precious Ikeakhe is a famous entrepreneur, political analyst, youth advocate and the managing director of Nigerian bottle water company, Frost Water. In an interactive session with Vanguard he mentioned how he is driven about the betterment of Nigerian politics and …
Gloria Chinwe Chubuike, Nigeria philanthropist, age 24, the president chinwe Chibuike Foundation and youth counsellor was live on plus TV where she spoke about  maximizing youth demography in Nigeria. When asked about the future of Nigerian youths, are they still …
Nobel laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, described the amended 6th Broadcasting Code by the National Broadcasting Commission as a war by the government on arts and its producers. The NBC had reviewed some parts of the broadcasting code, which affect content …
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