Sunday, October 24, 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari will, Monday October 25, depart for Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to participate in the investment conference organized by the Future Investment Initiative Institute. A statement by presidential spokesman,...



The Nation

Digital Nigeria Day: ICT sector saves over N5bn for FG in 2 years – Pantami

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, on Sunday said the ICT sector had saved N5,478,007,325.23 for the Federal Government through its...

PDP wins rescheduled Zango Kataf LG poll, clinches 9 out of 11 councillors

Francis Zimbo of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has won Saturday’s rescheduled chairmanship election in Zango Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The News...

Federal Poly Bauchi sacks 2 lecturers over sexual harassment, 30 students for exam malpractices, certificate forgery

The Governing Council of the Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi has approved the dismissal of two lecturers, Abubakar Baba and Adebusoye Sunday, accused of allegedly sexually...

Police nab 3 suspected kidnappers in Kogi, recover arms

The Police in Kogi have arrested three suspects believed to belong to a gang of kidnappers terrorising motorists on Itobe-Anyigba highway. They are Danlami Shuaibu,...

First Bank makes U-turn, confirms Otedola’s acquisition of 5.07% equity stake

Barely 24 hours after denying notification of possible acquisition of shares by a billionaire oil mogul, Femi Otedola, FBN Holdings -- the non-operating financial holding...



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

Chinese President XI writes Buhari, seeks to bolster relations

Chinese President Xi Jinping says his country will use the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations with Nigeria to promote...
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