Investors stake N8.2 billion on equities in five trading days

At the end of last week’s transactions, a turnover of 989.6 million shares worth N8.2 billion was recorded in 9,617 deals by investors on the...

USA top Tokyo Olympics medal table as Team Nigeria finish 74th

Team Nigeria ended the just concluded Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as the 74th best country in the competition won by the United States.   Niger...

Pressure mounts on PDP chairman Secondus to quit

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Chairman Uche Secondus’ woes increased at the weekend with more calls for his resignation. The lates...

Oyo declares tomorrow public holiday for Hijrah

Oyo State Government has announced tomorrow, August 10, 2021, as a public holiday to commemorate and celebrate the new Islamic year, Hijrah 1443 AH...

Buhari tasked on report of NDDC forensic audit, new board

Former House of Representatives Minority leader, Hon. Samson Osagie, yesterday, urged President Muhammadu Buhari to expedite action on the much-awa...

Traditional rulers meet on insecurity, others

Traditional rulers from the Ijebu speaking areas of Epe and Ikorodu divisions of Lagos State will this week convene a meeting to discuss the securi...

Apprehension, counter-directives over today’s sit-at-home order by IPOB

The planned sit-at-home order declared for Monday, August 9, 2021, by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has been suspended indefinitely.Accord...

Ex-Foursquare Church’s G.O. Badejo dies at 74

A former General Overseer (G.O.) of Foursquare Gospel Church in Nigeria, Dr. Wilson Badejo, is dead. He was 74. The National Secretary of the chu...

Consumers bear burden of MDAs failure to pay N100b electricity bill

The failure of Federal and state governments, as well as their ministries and agencies to pay over N100 billion outstanding electricity bills, is c...

Senate denies proposing creation of 20 new states

The Senate has debunked media reports that its Committee on Constitution Review had proposed the creation of additional 20 states.   The spo...

Doctors strike; NMA keeps stance despite FG’s threat

Despite threats by the Federal Government, through the Minister of Labour and Productivity, Dr. Chris Ngige, to enforce the ‘no work no pay r...

Ayefele’s publicist David Ajiboye dies

Ace musician Yinka Ayefele’s publicist David Ajiboye is dead. He died in a private hospital in Ibadan on Sunday after a brief illness accord...

Focus on e-transmission bill, PIB, relevant issues, don tells National Assembly

The Head of the Department of Political Science, University of Ibadan (UI), Prof. Remi Ayede, yesterday, urged members of the National Assembly to ...

PSG braced for Messi arrival

Lionel Messi is expected to arrive in Paris on Monday, lured by the limitless funds of PSG, having said a tearful farewell to Barcelona after 21 ye...

No Messi, no problem as Barcelona defeat Juventus

Barcelona started life without Lionel Messi on Sunday with a 3-0 win over Juventus in the pre-season Gamper Trophy.   Messi had earlier Sund...

Tuanzebe returns to Villa on loan from Man United

Aston Villa has signed defender Axel Tuanzebe from Premier League rivals Manchester United on a season-long loan, the Birmingham club announced Sun...

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Media personality Debola Williams weds Kehinde Daniels in Lagos

  One of the biggest celebrity weddings of 2021 took place on Saturday, August 7, where media executive Debola Williams walked down the...

Lilian Esoro loses mother

Nollywood actress Lilian Esoro has announced the death of her mother, Mrs. Juliana Esoro. The actress announced the sad news on her verified Insta...

Protesters mass in France against Macron’s Covid health pass

Almost a quarter of a million people took to the streets across France on Saturday for the biggest protests yet against a coronavirus health pass n...

PSG win French season opener while Messi waits in wings

Paris Saint-Germain might be closing in on signing Lionel Messi but another Argentinian was their match-winner on Saturday as Mauro Icardi’s ...

Messi to break silence on Barcelona departure as PSG wait

Lionel Messi will break his silence over his future on Sunday, three days after financially-strapped Barcelona announced they were unable to keep t...

Oborodudu, Brume Arrive In Abuja, Get Rousing Reception

Nigeria’s Tokyo 2020 Olympics medalists, Blessing Oborududu and Ese Brume, arrived to a rousing reception at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International...

Chibok girl reunites with mother seven years after abduction by Boko Haram

It was all joy and excitement at the  Borno State Government House,Maiduguri, yesterday when Ruth Ngladar Pogu, one of the over 200 Chibok sch...