Wednesday, December 8, 2021


Lawal becomes Regional Executive/MD-designate of Ecobank Nigeria

Ecobank Group has appointed Mr Mobolaji Lawal as Regional Executive/Managing Director-designate of Ecobank Nigeria, subject to the approval of the Central Bank of Nigeria...

Emirates lands in Nigeria ‘in style’

Emirates has touched down in both Abuja and Lagos, marking the restart of daily services to Nigeria from Dubai. It received a spectacular water...


‘Most patients infected with Omicron COVID-19 variant get mild symptoms’

Chairperson of the South African Medical Association (SAMA) said most patients infected with Omicron COVID-19 variant got mild symptoms, while the unvaccinated patients showed...
RCCG cleric abducted

Aggrieved youths raze RCCG pastor’s residence over missing girl in Ekiti

Aggrieved youths, on Tuesday, razed a building belonging to a pastor attached to the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) in Adebun Area of...


‘Yayaha Bello as President will realise Nigeria’s dreams of security, peace,...

Youths in the North-Central geo-political zone have endorsed Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State for the 2023 Presidency, saying he is the only hope...



China vows ‘resolute countermeasures’ as U.S. officials boycott Beijing Winter Olympics

China has sharply criticised the diplomatic boycott of February’s Beijing Winter Olympics by the United States (U.S.). Washington should stop politicising sports, Foreign Office spokesman,...


Music star, Mercy Alu, wins big at HAPA Awards

Nigerian-born international music star, Mercy Ngozi Alu, has won the best up and coming female artist in Africa at the recently held Hollywood and... Purely Hausa streaming movie platform takes off

For the first time in the history of the entertainment industry, a purely Hausa speaking movie streaming platform has taken off today, called ...

‘Baba Suwe’ dies at 63

Davido to make Hollywood debut in ‘Coming to America 2’

Atiku, fans hail Davido at 29


Three Dowen College students held over death of Sylvester Oromoni

The Lagos State Police Command, on Tuesday, confirmed that three of the students who were allegedly involved in the death of Sylvester Oromoni (Jnr) of Dowen College, Lekki, are currently in custody. Lagos Police Command’s Spokesman, CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu, confirmed the development and stressed...

Nigerian author breaks American record, two varsities accept book for Master’s degree

A Nigerian writer, Obii Pax-Harry, has had her book, “Prophetic Engagement: Issachar Mandate,’ adopted as recommended text for Master’s degree course by two American universities. The book was recommended as a text for Master’s degree programme in women leadership by Wagner University, Pasadena and Shiloh...

Dangote Oil Refining awards scholarships to 137 students of host communities

The Dangote Oil Refining Company Ltd has awarded scholarships to 137 tertiary institution and secondary school students from its host communities in Ibeju Lekki, Lagos State. Mr Devakumar Edwin, Executive Director, Strategy, Capital Projects and Portfolio Development, Dangote Group, presented the scholarships to the beneficiaries...