Saturday, August 24, 2019

POLITICS

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No Electricity Tariff Increase Has Been Approved Yet —— NERC

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), says no tariff increase has been approved by the commission yet. In a statement, Mr Usman Arabi, NERC’s General...

NSE: Market Indices Upbeat, Up By 0.62%

Trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), for the third consecutive days, maintained a bullish trend to close the week upbeat. The News Agency of...

Manchester City Held By Spurs In Controversial VAR Decision

Manchester City had a late goal from Gabriel Jesus ruled out by VAR video review as they drew 2-2 at home to Tottenham Hotspur...

FIFA Bans Former Super Eagles Coach Siasia For Life

Former Nigeria national team coach Samson Siasia has been banned from the game for life following a match-fixing probe by world governing body FIFA. FIFA...

EXCLUSIVES

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....

Exclusive: IGP Under Pressure To Redeploy New Bayelsa Police Commissioner

Controversies over the deployment and redeployment of commissioners of police in Bayelsa State may continue as intense pressure is on the Inspector General of...

FOREIGN NEWS

German Wife Seeks Court’s Permission To Lock Husband’s Penis Over...

A 39 year old woman, Nathalie Rudolph, from Hamburg, Germany has prayed the County Court in Hamburg district 8 to permit her to put...

ENTERTAINMENT

Wizkid Becomes First African To Hit 8m Monthly Listeners On Spotify

Afropop star, Ayodeji Balogun aka Wizkid has become the first African artist to hit eight million monthly streams on Spotify. Spotify is an online, music...

PHOTO GALLERIES

OPINION

We Need To Challenge Climate Change Doubters Before It’s Too Late

By Patricia Scotland, Commonwealth Secretary-General Imagine a London where the entire subterranean region is engulfed with dirty water. Crammed train carriages that once barrelled along 249 miles of track transporting busy office workers, builders, teachers, civil servants, cleaners and students now rest in the murky...

FEATURES

My Travails With EFCC, by Maurice Iwu

The journey I have found myself on began brewing on February 23rd, 2019 when I was deprived of my civic duty of voting in...

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FOR THE RECORD

Address By President Muhammadu Buhari At The Swearing-in Of Secretary To...

Protocols: Today marks another milestone in the history of my second term in Office, after Nigerians overwhelmingly voted the All Progressives Congress during the 2019...

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