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Return to duty posts or face dismissal – Police Service Commission warns policemen

Return to duty posts or face dismissal - Police Service Commission warns policemen. The Police Service Commission has faulted the refusal of some policemen to...

Plateau pastor abducted by Boko Haram regains freedom

Plateau pastor abducted by Boko Haram regains freedom. Reverend Polycarp Zongo, a pastor of the Church of Christ in Nations, Jos, Plateau State, who was...

Kidnapped Oyo local government chairman regains freedom

Kidnapped Oyo local government chairman regains freedom. The caretaker chairman of Iganna Local Council Development Area of Oyo State, Mr Olayiwola Adeleke has regained freedom...

Decapitated body of Zambian doctor ‘Dr. Tasila Mercy Tembo’ found as police launch manhunt for her estranged boyfriend

Decapitated body of Zambian doctor 'Dr. Tasila Mercy Tembo' found as police launch manhunt for her estranged boyfriend. A renowned Zambian medical doctor, Dr. Tasila...

Watch the moment Philadelphia police swarm mom’s SUV during protest, smash windows, drag her out, and take toddler away (VIDEO)

Watch the moment Philadelphia police swarm mom’s SUV during protest, smash windows, drag her out, and take toddler away. Philadelphia police have opened an internal...

Ikpeazu begs hoodlums to return looted equipment in Abia State

Ikpeazu begs hoodlums to return looted equipment in Abia State. Gov. Ikpeazu Begs Hoodlums To Return Looted Equipment In Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia...

Youth soccer coach accused of raping 16-year-old player on 2 instances

Youth soccer coach accused of raping 16-year-old player on 2 instances. A New York man is facing criminal charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a 16-year-old...

Delta government directs schools to reopen on November 2

Delta government directs schools to reopen on November 2. Public and private schools in Delta have been directed by the state government to resume academic...

Army denies moving dead bodies from the military hospital

Army denies moving dead bodies from the military hospital. The Nigerian Army has described as 'Fake News' reports claiming operatives had moved dead bodies from...

Application portal for the N75bn Nigeria Youth Investment Fund is officially opened for registration

Application portal for the N75bn Nigeria Youth Investment Fund is officially opened for registration. The application portal for the N75bn Nigeria Youth Investment Fund (NYIF)...

Protect yourselves against attacks- IGP tells police

Protect yourselves against attacks- IGP tells police. The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has advised police officers across the country to protect themselves against attacks. Adamu,...

Watch the full video of Dele Momodu’s interview with Nnamdi Kanu

Watch the full video of Dele Momodu’s interview with Nnamdi Kanu. The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu has called for the...

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Cristiano Ronaldo finally tests negative for Coronavirus

Cristiano Ronaldo finally tests negative for Coronavirus. Juventus striker, Cristiano Ronaldo has finally tested negative for Coronavirus after three positive tests. Recall the Portuguese international, 35,...

Osimhen shown his first career red card in Napoli’s defeat of Real Sociedad

Osimhen shown his first career red card in Napoli’s defeat of Real Sociedad. The Nigeria international was sent off for the first time ever as...

Manchester United left-back Alex Telles tests positive for coronavirus

Manchester United left-back Alex Telles tests positive for coronavirus. Manchester United left-back Alex Telles has tested positive for coronavirus, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confirmed. Telles,...

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu and his entire board of directors resign

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu and his entire board of directors resign. Barcelona president, Josep Maria Bartomeu and his entire board of directors have resigned...

Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu insists the club will ‘win a title this season’ with Messi

Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu insists the club will ‘win a title this season’ with Messi. Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu claims that the club will ‘win a...

Premier League chief Richard Masters plots to bypass the FA and bring in special visas post-Brexit

Premier League chief Richard Masters plots to bypass the FA and bring in special visas post-Brexit. The Premier League may sideline the Football Association in a historic...

Ex-Man City youth player, Jeremy Wisten “commits suicide” at 17 after being released by the club

Ex-Man City youth player, Jeremy Wisten "commits suicide" at 17 after being released by the club. Former Man. City youth player, Jeremy Wisten has reportedly...

Real Madrid midfielder Isco hits out at manager Zinedine Zidane for ostracizing him

Real Madrid midfielder Isco hits out at manager Zinedine Zidane for ostracizing him. Real Madrid and Spain playmaker, Isco has  attacked his club boss, Zinedine...

AC Milan stars Donnarumma and Hauge test positive for coronavirus

AC Milan stars Donnarumma and Hauge test positive for coronavirus. AC Milan football club have confirmed that goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma and Jens Petter Hauge have...

Khabib Nurmagomedov retires from UFC after defeating Justin Gaethje; says he can’t continue to fight without his father who died of coronavirus (video)

Khabib Nurmagomedov retires from UFC after defeating Justin Gaethje; says he can't continue to fight without his father who died of coronavirus. Khabib Nurmagomedov has...

Tokyo opens 15,000-seat Olympic aquatics centre

Tokyo opens 15,000-seat Olympic aquatics centre. Tokyo opened a 15,000-seat swimming venue for the Olympic Games next year on Saturday, with a swimming star diagnosed...

Mesut Ozil’s agent slams Mikel Arteta after the £350,000 per week midfielder was omitted from premier league squad list for the season

Mesut Ozil’s agent slams Mikel Arteta after the £350,000 per week midfielder was omitted from premier league squad list for the season. Dr Erkut Sogut,...

Entertainment & Lifestyle

It will be morally wrong not to call him out because of the“ Na we we” or he is one of us mentality –...

It will be morally wrong not to call him out because of the“ Na we we” or he is one of us mentality -...

Actress Lori Loughlin reports to prison after pleading guilty in the college admissions scandal

Actress Lori Loughlin reports to prison after pleading guilty in the college admissions scandal. Lori Loughlin has reported to a prison in California to start...

Kanye West gifts wife Kim Kardashian a hologram of her late father Robert for her 40th birthday

Kanye West gifts wife Kim Kardashian a hologram of her late father Robert for her 40th birthday. Kim Kardashian has revealed she received 'the most...

Cynthia Morgan signs management deal with top US Entertainment Firm

Cynthia Morgan signs management deal with top US Entertainment Firm. Dancehall singer, Cynthia Morgan, has signed a management deal with a top American entertainment firm,...

Sosoliso plane crash survivor, Kechi Okwuchi celebrates her 31st birthday

Sosoliso plane crash survivor, Kechi Okwuchi celebrates her 31st birthday. America’s Got Talent finalist and Sosoliso plane crash survivor, Kechi Okwuchi took to Instagram to...

Veteran singer, Prince Morroco Maduka dies at 76

Veteran singer, Prince Morroco Maduka dies at 76. Veteran singer, Prince Morroco Maduka, has died. He was 76 years old. The singer passed away on Thursday...

BBNaija’s Leo DaSilva explains why he plans to remain a virgin until marriage

BBNaija's Leo DaSilva explains why he plans to remain a virgin until marriage. Big Brother Naija star, Leo DaSilva, who said in the past that...

Rapper ‘Ladipoe’ tests positive for Coronavirus

Rapper 'Ladipoe' tests positive for Coronavirus. Ladipoe disclosed the news via his Instagram story on Wednesday October 28, saying he recently received the results of...

Kim Kardashian spent ‘$1M’ on her lavish tropical 40th birthday party

Kim Kardashian spent '$1M' on her lavish tropical 40th birthday party. Kim Kardashian reportedly spent a whopping $1 million to fly her family and friends...

#BBNaija Nengi makes Nollywood debut in Rattlesnake sequel

#BBNaija Nengi makes Nollywood debut in Rattlesnake sequel. Reality TV star, Rebecca Nengi Hampson popularly called Nengi has made her first Nollywood debut in the...

Khloe Kardashian confirms positive coronavirus test after ‘vomiting and shaking’

Khloe Kardashian confirms positive coronavirus test after 'vomiting and shaking'. Khloe Kardashian has confirmed she tested positive for coronavirus earlier this year, after she suffered...

Complete list of BET Hip Hop Awards 2020 winners

Complete list of BET Hip Hop Awards 2020 winners. On Tuesday night, October 27, BET aired the 2020 edition of their annual hip-hop awards on...

Business & Finance

Stripe acquires Nigeria’s Paystack for $200 Million to expand into Africa

When Stripe announced earlier this year that it had picked up another $600 million in funding, it said one big reason for the funding...

Buhari to Okonjo-Iweala: We’ll push and push until you win WTO post

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja assured Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, that the country will explore every opportunity and deploy...

China funds targeting Ant IPO rake in $9 billion from over 10 million investors

Five newly launched Chinese funds targeting Ant Group’s upcoming mega stock listing raised 60 billion yuan ($8.93 billion) cumulatively from more than 10 million...

U.S. imposes new Iran sanctions that may spook European banks

The United States on Thursday slapped fresh sanctions on Iran’s financial sector, targeting 18 banks in an effort to further choke off Iranian revenues...

Asian markets to inch up as U.S. stimulus talks restart

Asian shares were set to track Wall Street gains on Friday as revived hopes for a U.S. stimulus deal helped investors overlook weaker-than-expected jobs...

Dollar drifts downward as investors cling to stimulus hopes

The dollar drifted toward a second consecutive weekly loss on Friday, as higher commodity prices and persistent hopes for U.S. stimulus supported investor sentiment...

Apple to extend some free subscription to video-streaming service through February

Apple Inc said on Thursday that it would extend free Apple TV+ subscriptions, which were set to end within the next three months, through...

IBM to break up 109-year old company to focus on cloud growth

International Business Machines Corp IBM.N is splitting itself into two public companies, capping a years-long effort by the world's first big computing firm to...

Billions stolen from Airtel, MTN, Stanbic and others as hackers break into mobile money system

Unknown hackers broke into the systems of Pegasus Technologies, a company that integrates mobile money transactions between telcos, banks, and other local, regional, and...

FirstBank disburses N17bn loans through FirstAdvance

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced that it has disbursed loans worth over N17 billion to individuals across the country. The loan disbursement is...

Stocks market hits new high on sustained bargain hunting

Trading in the domestic equities market continued on bullish note as bargain hunting lifted indicators to new record highs. The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE)...

European stocks slide after Trump tests positive for COVID-19

European stocks slid on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump tested positive for COVID-19, hitting equity markets globally. The pan-European STOXX 600 fell 1.0% by...

Health & Fitness

COVID-19: Oxford University to resume trials of vaccine after pause to investigate side effects

Oxford University on Saturday said trials of a COVID-19 vaccine it is developing with pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca will resume. It came after AstraZeneca on Tuesday...

Scientists warn of Terrifying superbugs far worse than coronavirus that can ‘wipe out 10m people a year,’

Deadly superbugs far worse than Covid-19 are coming and will wipe out 10 million people a year - claiming the lives of 350m people...

COVID-19: Coronavirus ‘stays in the body for more than a MONTH’

Coronavirus stays in the body for more than a MONTH after you catch it and people should be re-tested after four weeks before being...

COVID-19: Mainland China reports 11 new COVID-19 cases vs 8 a day earlier

The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases now stands at 85 077. Mainland China reported 11 new COVID-19 cases as of September 2, up from...

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It will be morally wrong not to call him out because of the“ Na we we” or he is one of us mentality –...

It will be morally wrong not to call him out because of the“ Na we we” or he is...

Return to duty posts or face dismissal – Police Service Commission warns policemen

Return to duty posts or face dismissal - Police Service Commission warns policemen. The Police Service Commission has faulted the...

Plateau pastor abducted by Boko Haram regains freedom

Plateau pastor abducted by Boko Haram regains freedom. Reverend Polycarp Zongo, a pastor of the Church of Christ in Nations,...

Kidnapped Oyo local government chairman regains freedom

Kidnapped Oyo local government chairman regains freedom. The caretaker chairman of Iganna Local Council Development Area of Oyo State, Mr...

Decapitated body of Zambian doctor ‘Dr. Tasila Mercy Tembo’ found as police launch manhunt for her estranged boyfriend

Decapitated body of Zambian doctor 'Dr. Tasila Mercy Tembo' found as police launch manhunt for her estranged boyfriend. A renowned...

Watch the moment Philadelphia police swarm mom’s SUV during protest, smash windows, drag her out, and take toddler away (VIDEO)

Watch the moment Philadelphia police swarm mom’s SUV during protest, smash windows, drag her out, and take toddler away. Philadelphia...

Ikpeazu begs hoodlums to return looted equipment in Abia State

Ikpeazu begs hoodlums to return looted equipment in Abia State. Gov. Ikpeazu Begs Hoodlums To Return Looted Equipment In Abia...

Youth soccer coach accused of raping 16-year-old player on 2 instances

Youth soccer coach accused of raping 16-year-old player on 2 instances. A New York man is facing criminal charges for...

Delta government directs schools to reopen on November 2

Delta government directs schools to reopen on November 2. Public and private schools in Delta have been directed by the...

Army denies moving dead bodies from the military hospital

Army denies moving dead bodies from the military hospital. The Nigerian Army has described as 'Fake News' reports claiming operatives...

Application portal for the N75bn Nigeria Youth Investment Fund is officially opened for registration

Application portal for the N75bn Nigeria Youth Investment Fund is officially opened for registration. The application portal for the N75bn...

Protect yourselves against attacks- IGP tells police

Protect yourselves against attacks- IGP tells police. The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has advised police officers across the country...

Cristiano Ronaldo finally tests negative for Coronavirus

Cristiano Ronaldo finally tests negative for Coronavirus. Juventus striker, Cristiano Ronaldo has finally tested negative for Coronavirus after three positive...

Watch the full video of Dele Momodu’s interview with Nnamdi Kanu

Watch the full video of Dele Momodu’s interview with Nnamdi Kanu. The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi...

Actress Lori Loughlin reports to prison after pleading guilty in the college admissions scandal

Actress Lori Loughlin reports to prison after pleading guilty in the college admissions scandal. Lori Loughlin has reported to a...

Kanye West gifts wife Kim Kardashian a hologram of her late father Robert for her 40th birthday

Kanye West gifts wife Kim Kardashian a hologram of her late father Robert for her 40th birthday. Kim Kardashian has...

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