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U.S. lawmakers are holding a proposed sale of attack helicopters to Nigeria amid mounting concerns about the Nigerian government’s human rights record as its military grapples with multiple security...



The Nation

Tibet inaugurates mobile vaccination vans to reach remote residents

Southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region has recently rolled out its first mobile vaccination van to administer COVID-19 vaccines to the locals, according to local health authorities.

CBN releases N756bn to over 3m farmers – Emefiele

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, says it has released the sum of N756.51 billion to 3,734,938 small holder farmers, cultivating 4.6 million hectares of land, to boost the Federal Government’s food security initiative.

NOUN appoints 3rd Deputy Vice-Chancellor

The National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN, has appointed Prof. Monioluwa Olaniyi as the third Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the Institution, following the approval of the University’s Senate.

JAMB releases 14,620 withheld UTME results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has cleared and released the UTME results of 14,620 candidates that were hitherto under investigation, while withholding the results...

NiMet predicts 3-day thunderstorms, rain in Nigerian cities

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted three days of thundery and rainy weather conditions from Wednesday to Friday. NiMet’s weather outlook released on Tuesday...



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Editorial posts and opinions.



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.

Nollywood actress Ini Edo celebrates 20 years of acting

Nollywood movies star /filmmaker, Ini Edo, celebrated 20 years in the Nigerian film industry, Nollywood, as she penned a heartfelt note of appreciation, reflected on how she started acting as a teenager.

Christian reality TV show unveiled in Kwara

A group, Macheebis Technology, on Saturday in Ilorin unveiled a Christian Reality Television Show, tagged “Bible Stars TV show”, to propagate the gospel of Jesus Christ and increase the knowledge of people in the Bible.



World News

Biden administration has wrong knowledge of modern Russia – Kremlin

The administration of U.S. President Joe Biden and his assistants have wrong knowledge and understanding of modern Russia, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Wednesday.
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