Thursday, August 5, 2021
More Boko Haram and ISWAP terrorists are surrendering as troops of Operations HADIN KAI, conducting Counter terrorism and counter Insurgency operations in North East Nigeria, escalate ground and air...



The Nation

Security agents intercept truck-load of Fulani planning to settle in Kwara

The Joint Task Force, JTF, has intercepted a large number of herdsmen, believed to be Fulani, who have the intention of settling down in...

Policemen in Abuja kill kidnapper in gun battle

The anti-kidnapping squad of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Police Command has eliminated a suspected kidnapper. The kidnapper was killed when operatives of the squad...

COVID-19: 747 new cases recorded nationwide — NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has recorded 747 fresh cases of COVID-19 infections.

Zulum and Shettima never visited Abba Kyari, aide clarifies

Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum and his immediate-past predecessor, Kashim Shettima, have denied visiting suspended deputy commissioner of police, Abba Kyari, saying they do...

EFCC arraigns BDC operator for alleged N197m fraud in Kano

The Kano Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday arraigned one Yusuf Yakubu before Justice Sanusi Ma’aji of the...



Editorial & Opinion

Editorial posts and opinions.



Spanish judge sees ‘sufficient indications’ for Shakira’s trial

According to media reports, a Spanish judge sees sufficient indications for a criminal trial for tax evasion of Colombian pop singer, Shakira.

DJ Cuppy, Jumoke Odetola, Joshua Alade, others champion Lagos SDGs Youth Alliance

International DJ and producer Florence ‘Cuppy’ Otedola is among notable young Nigerian development enthusiasts leading the Lagos SDGs Youth Alliance network. This was announced early...

Wizkid and Tems ‘Essence’ hits Billboard Hot 100, debuts at No. 82

‘Essence’ by Nigerian  Ayodeji Balogun a k.a Wizkid featuring fast raising singer Temilade Openiyi a.k.a Tems, has topped the Billboard Hot 100, debut as no. 82, thereby marking a major win for the singers.

I don’t believe in one Nigeria – Charly Boy

Self-styled entertainer and activist, Charles Oputa aka Charly Boy has said he does not believe in one Nigeria.

Popular Nigerian singer, Sound Sultan, is dead

Popular Nigerian Singer, Olanrewaju Abdulganiyu Fasasi, better known as Sound Sultan, is dead. A statement on Sunday by his brother, Kayode Fasasi, on behalf of...

Bill Cosby speaks out after prison release, says ‘I have always maintained my innocence’

Bill Cosby has spoken out to thank fans for their support after his sexual assault conviction was overturned.



World News

Africa’s COVID vaccine project takes a step forward with bottling agreement

Senegal’s Institut Pasteur of Dakar (IPD) has reached a deal with U.S. company MedInstill for the bottling of COVID-19 shots, marking a step to becoming a fully-fledged maker of coronavirus vaccines for Africa.
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