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Racial discrimination over coronavirus shameful — UN Chief

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres says there are growing acts of racial discrimination over the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, describing the attitude as shameful. “It is shameful to see increasing acts of racial discrimination and prejudice...

Twins born during pandemic named Corona and Covid .

An Indian couple has named their twins Covid and Corona, born on the intervening night of March 26-27 in Raipur in Chhattisgarh, as the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) ravages the world. It was gathered that the...

Again, Dunamis constructs road, renovates and installs CCTV in 32 classrooms of govt school,...

The Dunamis International Gospel Centre (DIGC ) has continued to break new grounds and set the pace in humanitarian services and human empowerments. Just few days after commissioning the Abuja-Nasarawa boundary road, which was constructed...

Buhari’s aide, Ahmad reveals Kyari’s whereabouts, updates on his health

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, on Friday disclosed that the President’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari was responding to treatment. Ahmad stated this while dismissing insinuations that Kyari was dead. Kyari,...

Angry wife allegedly plants snake charm on husband’s mistress’ shop

Serious pandemonium broke out along Efeizomor Street, Boji-Boji Owa, Delta early this morning when something strange was found in the area. Local reports show that an angry wife stormed the shop owned by her husband's...

47 Nigerian soldiers ambushed and killed by Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State(Video)

Suspected local informants were alleged to have leaked movements of Nigerian troops to Boko Haram terrorists after a successfully military operation in Alagarno axis of Borno State. The terrorists used the information provided by their...

Winners Chapel member lands in hospital after slap by Pst Gideon Oyedepo

Nosa Aigbogun, a member of the Living Faith Church (a.k.a Winners Chapel), Uwasota branch in Benin, Edo state, has been admitted in hospital, following injuries inflicted on him by suspected thugs in military uniform,...

2019 ELECTIONS: Be vigilant at polling booths, IG warns policemen

The acting Inspector-General of Police, Muhammad Adamu, has called on policemen deployed in polling units to be on the alert during the governorship and House of Assembly elections on Saturday. He urged the operatives to...

FG declares Friday, Monday public holidays

The Federal Government has declared Friday, April 10 and Monday, 13, as public holidays to mark the 2020 Easter Celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, made the declaration on behalf of the Federal...

Enugu confirms new COVID-19 case

  The Enugu State Ministry of Health has confirmed a new case of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases in the state to three. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control had in March announced two...

Just in: COVID-19 test result of Presidential aides, others at Kyari’s burial released

Some presidential aides and others who attended the burial of the late Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari, have tested negative for COVID-19. There had been fears some of them might have...

Sanwo-Olu Appoints Oke-Osanyintolu as LASEMA GM

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has appointed Dr Oluwafemi Oke-Osanyintolu as the General Manager of the State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA). A statement signed by the Lagos State Head of Service, Mr Hakeem Muri-Okunola,...

Popular Nigerian doctor and Twitter influencer, Dr Olufunmilayo called out for alleged sexual abuse...

Popular Nigerian doctor and Twitter influencer, Dr Olufunmilayo has been called out by a female colleague for allegedly abusing her sexually. The UK-based Nigerian doctor, @bola_aseyan who accused Olufunmilayo of being a different person from...

COVID-19: Chinese group donates protective materials to Bauchi govt

A Chinese group, Mutual Commitment Group, MCG, has donated medical supplies to Bauchi State government to support in the fight against the spread of coronavirus and other communicable diseases in the state. The group’s Managing...

COVID-19: Army Intensifies Preventive Measures in Barracks Across Nigeria

There are clear signs that the Nigerian Army is not resting on its oars, as it is intensifying preventive measures against the spread of the dreaded COVID 19 across the barracks in Nigeria. For instance,...

Eti-Osa, Ikeja, Lagos Mainland LGs hit the hardest by COVID-19 virus

The Lagos State Government has released the list of hotspots with the highest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state. State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi released the statistics while providing updates on...

Border closure, not meant to punish neighbours —Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the partial closure of Nigeria’s borders is not meant to punish its neighbours but to strengthen the country’s security and economy. At a meeting on Saturday in London with...

Covid 19: Trending video of a father who stopped his son from entering...

  This man here has refused his son who travelled all the way from Lagos into his house in Ekiti. According to his statement in the video,he said he is afraid of him infecting with Coronavirus. He...

How i helped former governor to convert N3.1 Billion to dollar – Bureau De...

A Bureau De Change operator, Abubakar Umar, on Friday, told the Federal High Court in Abuja, how he allegedly helped a former Governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam, to convert N3.1bn to dollar and...

Any broadcast that insults president, governors, senators will be sanctioned -NBC.

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has threatened to sanction broadcast stations over messages that “insult” Nigerian leaders and elders. In a letter to broadcast...