Wednesday, February 19, 2020

POLITICS

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World Bank Approves 6 Projects For Nigeria

The World Bank has approved six projects to support Nigeria’s development priorities. In a statement by the bank on Wednesday said the projects would be...

No Threat Of Desert Locusts In Nigeria – FAO

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has reassured Nigerians that there is no threat of desert locusts invasion in the country. Mr David Tsokar, FOA’s...

Footballer Gets Five Years Suspension For Biting Opponent’s Penis During A...

An amateur player was suspended for five years in a local league in eastern France for biting one of his opponents below the belt...

Man Utd Win At Chelsea In Game Full Of VAR Controversy

For Chelsea, it was a painful night in more ways than one. As if seeing Harry Maguire escape censure for studding Michy Batshuayi in...

EXCLUSIVES

EXCLUSIVE: Political Intrigues Threaten Takeoff Of University Of Agric Zuru

The Governor of Kebbi State Alhaji Atiku Bagudu has been accused of stalling the takeoff of the newly created Federal University of Agriculture, Zuru,...

Exclusive: Nigeria Contemplates June 12 As New Handing Over Date

The Nigerian Government may have concluded plans to move the May 29 inauguration date of the new government to June 12, beginning from May...

Lai Mohammed Approved N2.5 Billion ‘Fraudulent’ Payment, But Claims Ignorance –...

Lai Mohammed, Nigeria’s information minister, has admitted he did not do due diligence before signing off on a controversial N2.5 billion payment to a...

APC Shops For Bello’s Replacement Ahead Of November Governorship Election

The Kogi chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are shopping for a strong candidate to replace the incumbent governor of the state Mr....

FOREIGN NEWS

Pope Francis Sides With Traditionalists On Priest Celibacy

In quashing the idea of married priests in the Amazon, Pope Francis has appeased traditionalists while disappointing progressives who had hoped for a historic...

ENTERTAINMENT

Iconic Nigerian Highlife Musician, Victor Olaiya, Is Dead

The doyen of highlife music in Nigeria, Victor Abimbola Olaiya, is dead. He died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital at exactly 12noon on Wednesday,...

PHOTO GALLERIES

OPINION

Before Supreme Court Reviews Itself

By Oguwike Nwachuku On Wednesday, January 15, 2020, former Vice President of Nigeria and presidential candidate of the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar advised the sacked Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha to respect and abide by the court ruling. It was not out of...

FEATURES

What Next After Childbearing?

News analysis by Chinonye Okeke, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Childbearing is a thing of joy as it is a beautiful experience. It is likened...

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FOR THE RECORD

Address By His Excellency Muhammadu Buhari At A Courtesy Visit By...

Protocols 1. I am delighted to welcome the recipients of the 2019 National Productivity Order of Merit award to State House. I was unable to...

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