Tuesday, October 26, 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari says the Federal Government is responding to the challenges and opportunities of the moment by articulating forward-looking policies and strategies to achieve national goals. Laolu Akande, Senior...



The Nation

ASUP faults move to establish new Polytechnics in Nigeria 

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, has urged the Federal Government to stop the establishment of new Polytechnics in the country. ASUP President, Anderson...

Rape cases not considered for presidential pardon – NCoS

Francis Adebisi, the Controller, Nigeria Correctional Service, NCoS, in Lagos State, says inmates involved in defilement of minors and other rape cases will not...

Man machetes sister-in-law, 2 others to death in Ebonyi

A middle-aged man, Chibuike Ochie, has allegedly killed his sister-in-law, younger sister and a laborer in Uburu community, Ohaozara Local Government Area of Ebonyi. The...

Over 2m Nigerians remain displaced in Northeast  — EU Ambassador

The new Head of Delegation for the European Union, EU, and the ECOWAS, Samuela Isopi, has said that over two million people remained displaced...

711 new COVID-19 cases recorded on Monday – NCDC

Nigeria on Monday recorded 711 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total infections in the country to 211,171. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, disclosed this...



Editorial & Opinion

Editorial posts and opinions.



Imo community set to honour Actor Kanayo with chieftaincy title

A popular Nollywood actor Anayo Onyekwere, popularly known as Kanayo O. Kanayo, said he would be conferred with a chieftaincy title by his traditional...

Billboard Top 100: Wizkid’s ‘Essence’ climbs up to number nine

The hit song ‘Essence’ by Nigeria’s Ayodeji Balogun aka Wizkid, featuring Tems, on Tuesday moved up to number nine on the Billboard Hot 100...

Kanye West officially changes name to Ye

American billionaire and rap artiste, Kanye West has a brand-new name. The artist formerly known as Kanye is now officially “Ye,” as the Los...

Danish novelist Anders Bodelsen dies aged 84

The Danish novelist and screenwriter Anders Bodelsen has died, the Danish publishing house, Gyldendal announced on Monday. The writer died on Sunday at the age...

Fury vows to knockout Wilder in trilogy fight

Tyson Fury vowed to knock out Deontay Wilder when the two meet for the third time on Saturday in Las Vegas with the Briton’s WBC heavyweight title on the line.

Kente breaks silence on alleged romance with Jackie Appiah, 2 other Nollywood actresses

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and former Taraba State governorship aspirant, David Sabo-Kente, has denied an online report of romance with Nollywood actresses Jackie Appiah, Destiny Etiko and Moyo Lawal.



World News

Japan launches new GPS-improving satellite into orbit

Japan has launched a new satellite into orbit to replace the first quasi-zenith satellite, which has been providing accurate global positioning data for services...
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