Monday, August 2, 2021
The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali, has named Tunji Disu, a deputy commissioner of police, to replace for Abba Kyari as commander if Intelligence Response Team, IRT. Mr Disu was...



The Nation

Hushpuppi: EFCC denies advising Mompha to keep low profile

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, wishes to dissociate itself from claims by Ismaila Mustapha, alias Mompha, currently circulating in the social media,...

Nigeria’s arms control centre seeks collaboration with military, police

The National Centre for the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons, NCCSALW, has solicited the collaboration of the armed forces and police in its effort to combat illicit arms flow in Nigeria.

COVID-19: Nigeria records 407 new infections

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has announced 407 new COVID-19 infections from 16 states and the FCT as of Aug. 1, 2021.

After 3 days notice, Lagos gov’t demolishes shanties on Lekki coastal road

Lagos government has demolished all shanties and illegal structures on Lekki coastal road which serves as alternative to Lekki-Epe route. The News Agency of Nigeria reports...

BREAKING: Police Service Commission approves Kyari’s suspension

The Police Service Commission, PSC, has approved the suspension of Abba Kyari, a deputy commissioner of police, from service over bribery and fraudulent allegations...



Editorial & Opinion

Editorial posts and opinions.



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.

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.



World News

Death toll from floods rises to 302 in China’s Henan

The death toll from the torrential rains in central China’s Henan Province had risen to 302 as at Monday noon, the information office of the provincial government told newsmen on Monday afternoon.
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