Saturday, October 16, 2021
Kogi State Government on Friday demanded apology from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over alleged “embarrassment” of dragging it to court over N20 billion bailout fund. The Commissioner...



The Nation

9 out of 10 schools in Nigeria have no hand-washing facility for children – UNICEF

The UN Children’s Fund, UNICEF, says nine out of 10 schools in Nigeria have no place for children to wash their hands.

Man in court for defiling 9-year-old girl

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Kano on Friday, ordered that a 33-year-old man, Kabiru Garba be remanded in a correctional centre for allegedly defiling nine-year-old girl.

Indian hemp farmer, others bag 75 years imprisonment each

The Federal High Court, Benin, on Thursday sentenced an Indian hemp farmer and dealer, Mike Omoarukhe, to 75 years imprisonment, the NDLEA stated in Abuja on Friday.

Farmers urged to embrace improved post-harvest storage technologies

The Nigerian Storage Products Research Institute, NSPRI, has urged farmers to embrace the newly introduced improved post-harvest storage facilities in order to reduce loss and waste of farm produce.

Akeredolu backs constitutional roles for traditional rulers

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has advocated for constitutional roles for traditional rulers in the country in view of their contribution to peacebuilding.



Editorial & Opinion

Editorial posts and opinions.



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.

Whitemoney wins Big Brother Naija Season 6 show

Whitemoney, housemate of the just concluded television reality show, Big Brother Naija, Season 6, Shine Ya Eye edition, has emerged winner of the show. This...

BBNaija: Pere wins brand new IVM innoson car

Just five days to the completion of the Big Brother Naija reality show, Pere, Shine Ya Eye housemate has won a brand new IVM...

Pere, Angel return to the Big Brother show

In a sudden twist in the Big Brother Season 6 show, Pere and Angel have returned to the House as finalists. But for the Big...

Nini, Queen, Saga evicted from Big Brother Naija show

Nini, Queen and Saga, housemates of the ongoing television reality show, Big Brother Naija Season 6, have been evicted from the show. This was announced...

Book on insurgency set for launch in Abuja

A novel rendering insights into the insurgency that raved the North-east, ‘Paths That Take Us’, is set to be unveiled to the public on Saturday at Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Centre, Abuja.



World News

Arrest warrants issued for over 200 terrorism suspects in Turkey

Prosecutors in Turkey issued arrest warrants on Friday for 224 individuals suspected of links to two separate groups that the Turkish government considers terrorist organisations.
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