Wednesday, August 4, 2021
There is palpable tension among students of the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, University, Lapai, IBBUL, following an upward review of tuition fees by the institution.



The Nation

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...

Medical council can’t stop house doctors from joining strike – NARD

The National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, said the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria, MDCN, does not have the legal right to bar ”House Officers” from joining the strike.

El-Rufai condemns killing of 6 in Kauru

The governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, has condemned in the strongest terms, Monday’s attack on Ungwan Magaji, Kigam, Kisicho and Kikoba villages in...

Focus your researches on fixing Nigeria, TETFund boss urges IAR&T

The Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, Prof Suleiman Bogoro, has called on the Institute of Agricultural Research and Training, IAR&T, to focus on problem-solving and nation-fixing multidisciplinary researches that respond to Nigeria's demands and aspirations.



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

At least 40 dead, 33 injured in road accident in Mali

The accident occurred 20 kilometres outside the city of Segou, Security Minister Daoud Mohammedine said in a brief statement on Wednesday.
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