Saturday, May 8, 2021

POLITICS

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NCC To Balance Competition, Disruptive Technologies, For Sustainable Telecoms Growth

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said it was keen on balancing healthy competition with entry of disruptive technologies to ensure sustainable telecoms industry growth...

Ericsson, Samsung Sign Global Patent Licence Agreement

Multinational Telecommunications Companies, Ericsson and Samsung have signed a multi-year agreement on global patent licences, including patents relating to all cellular technologies. The agreement covers...

Wilson Fires Double As Newcastle Dent Leicester’s Top-Four Hopes

Five years to the day since Andrea Bocelli serenaded Claudio Ranieri’s title winners at the King Power, Leicester hit an almost unbelievable bum note....

Cavani Sends Manchester United Into Final Despite Roma Surge

Manchester United will face Villarreal in the Europa League final after an 8-5 aggregate victory that was closer than it should have been. Here,...

EXCLUSIVES

Exclusive: NIRSAL Boss Refuses Audit Of Agency’s Account By Auditor General...

In a bid to continue to cover up the financial malfeasance in Nigeria Incentive-Based Risks System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), the Managing Director of...

Exclusive: FG May Probe Governors Over N50 Billion COVID-19 Intervention To...

Underground calls are coming from political circles and inside the Presidency for the Federal Government to thorough probe the over N50 billion shared to...

Exclusive: Zamfara State Has No License To Mine Gold, Says Adegbite

Horatius Egua Abuja, Nigeria: Minister of Mines and Steel Development Arch Olamelekan Adegbite has dismissed claims that Zamfara State has been granted license to mine...

Exclusive: Ethiopian Prime Minister Shuns Obasanjo Over Tigray Crisis

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is stretching diplomatic channels to the limit by refusing to allow African Union leaders and the international community to...

FOREIGN NEWS

In-Person Participation Of Papal Audience Resumes May 12

The Pope will once again be holding his weekly General Audience in the Courtyard of St Damasus, beginning on Wednesday 12 May, with the...

ENTERTAINMENT

Burna Boy Releases First Song In 2021, Kilometre

The African Giant has hit the studio again to produce his first official single for 2021 titled ‘Kilometre’. With the song, the Grammy award-winning...

PHOTO GALLERIES

OPINION

Osun: Figures Don’t Lie! By abiodun KOMOLAFE

All in the name of playing politics, people churn out information that are not only bogus and vague but also injurious to the body politic because they lack credibility. On the pages of newspapers and broadcast media, opinions of Nigerians have swayed to and fro, back and forth, concerning the political...

FEATURES

CBN And The Regulatory Role Of “Printing Money”

By Kadiri Abdulrahman of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) “Government’s printing of Naira simply means loans advanced to states to pay salaries and survive;...

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FOR THE RECORD

Information As A Public Good And The Quest For Press Freedom

The theme for the World Press Freedom Day, May 3, 2021 is “Information as a public good” per UNESCO, and the day was observed...

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