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Goodluck Jonathan Explains Why His Administration Did Not Deliver Report

1 week ago /
Business and Economy  

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has explained the reason why his administration could not implement the report of the 2014 National Conference before leaving the office.

President Buhari Has Directed The Production Of E-Passports

1 week ago /
Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that the production and personalization of all Nigerian E-passports and related documentation shall be the sole responsibility of the Nigerian Security Printing & Minting Company (NSPMC).

Updates From The Court Of Appeal: The PDP And Atiku/Obi Called Witness Number 179

1 week ago /
Politics 

The PDP and Atiku/Obi called witness number 179 on the witness list: Yalwe Yusuf. He was asked if he voted on Election Day and he said yes.

Court of Appeal Update: PDP And Atiku Call Witness Number 26

1 week ago /
Politics 

The PDP and Atiku/Obi tendered a document to the court. A manual on election technologies and a receipt certifying the said documents from INEC.

Buhari Commends Chanrai Family For Commitment To Nigeria’s Development

1 week ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Chanrai family for their commitment to the development of Nigeria through long-term investments, and humanitarian services in providing free health services to the underprivileged.

William Troost-Ekong Takes Nigeria To The Semi-Finals for AFCON

1 week ago /
Sports  

William Troost-Ekong sent Nigeria through to the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday after a tense 2-1 victory over South Africa in Cairo.

NNPC Advises Motorists And Others To Disregard Fuel Hike Rumour

1 week ago /
Business and Economy  

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has advised motorists and other petroleum products consumers to disregard trending rumours of a planned hike in the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), otherwise called petrol.

Wall Street Banks Are Bailing On U.S. Farm Sector

1 week ago /
International News 

In the wake of the U.S. housing meltdown of the late 2000s, JPMorgan Chase & Co hunted for new ways to expand its loan business beyond the troubled mortgage sector.

CBN Intensifies Financial Literacy Consumer Protection Campaign

1 week ago /
Business and Economy  

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has continued to intensify its campaign aimed at creating a knowledgeable customer base for financial institutions.

PDP And Atiku/Obi Called Witness Number 153 On The Witness List

1 week ago /
Politics 

From the Court of Appeal, more witnesses were called for the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal such as John Desert Makama.

PDP And Atiku/Obi Called Witness Number 118 On The Witness List

1 week ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) counsel Abdulrahaman Usman.  He was asked if before his nomination as a witness, his name was sent to INEC by his party and he said yes. 

Witnesses Are Called In For Presidential Election Petition Tribunal

1 week ago /
Politics 

A witness from Kaduna state told the court that there were numerous issues of over-voting in Kano state and that he is an LGA Collation agent for the PDP. The PDP legal team called witness number 143 on the witness list: Jafaru Abbas Ibrahim. 

Frank Lampard's First Game Ends In Draw

1 week ago /
Sports  

Frank Lampard kicked off his reign as Chelsea manager with a draw to Bohemians in Dublin.

Nigeria’s Debt Grows to N24.947tn in Q1

1 week ago /
Business and Economy  

A marginal increase of N560.009 billion, representing 2.3 per cent rise in the first quarter (Q1) of 2019, has pushed Nigeria’s total public debt, comprising the federal government, states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) debt stocks to N24.947 trillion or $ 81.274 billion as at March 31, 2019, according to data from the Debt Management Office (DMO).

Tropical Storm Lands Through Gulf Of Mexico

1 week ago /
Environment 

The first tropical system to slam the US this year lashed parts of the Deep South with heavy rains Thursday morning as it spins through the Gulf of Mexico.

World Athletes Celebrated As Winners Of 2019 ESPYS Awards

1 week ago /
Nation 

World-renowned athletes and celebs made their way to the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles for the 2019 ESPYS to bring in the glitz, glamour and more to the red carpet.

New Study States Small Glass Of Juice And Water Increases Risk Of Cancer

1 week ago /
Health 

A new study has linked drinking just a small glass of a sugary drink per day -- 100 ml, about a third of a typical can of soda -- to an 18% increase in overall cancer risk and a 22% increase in risk for breast cancer.

Massive Immigration Roundups In U.S. Will Start On Sunday

1 week ago /
International News 

Roundups of undocumented immigrant families will start Sunday in 10 U.S. cities, fulfilling a hardline immigration stance from U.S. President Donald Trump which will be a key issue in his 2020 re-election bid, the New York Times reported.

Reuben Okoya Joins Bayelsa Governorship Race

1 week ago /
Nation  Politics 

Political leaders in the forthcoming Bayelsa governorship election want women to come out in their numbers to join the gubernatorial race ahead of the November polls.

Buhari Hails Victorious Super Eagles

1 week ago /
Sports  

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Eagles for another spectacular outing that has confirmed Nigeria’s progress to the Next Level in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Egypt 2019.