Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo state has donated two coaster buses to the newly created Imo State Sports Commission headed by veteran sports journalist, Chief Fan Ndubuoke. The governor announced these rewards when the Imo State contingent to the NYG led by Chief Fan Ndubuoke, paid him a courtsey visit at the Executive Council Chambers, […]

Turkish forces are stepping up air strikes and a ground offensive, as their incursion into Kurdish-held areas of northern Syria enters a second day. Turkey's military said it has seized designated targets. There are also reports of heavy fighting in the central area of the border region. Tens of thousands of people are reported to […]

In Kwara state, a Senior Medical Officer in charge of Omupo Cottage Hospital in Irepodun local government area of Kwara state, Dr. Bakare Ismail Afolabi, has expressed concern over rising cases of depression in Nigeria, particularly among rural women, lamenting that research had shown that more women are being afflicted with depression. Afolabil gave the […]

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has again renewed it claims that the N10.7 trillion 2020 budget presented by President Muhammadu Buhari to the National Assembly will further impoverish Nigerians and mortgage the future of the nation. The party in a communique through its spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan, urged the legislature to redirect the fiscal proposal to […]

Some days ahead of the deadline given by the organised labour for the implementation of the new national minimum wage, the Federal Government has stepped up efforts to avert a nationwide strike. To this end ,the government held two meetings on Wednesday with organised labour over workers’ threat to embark on an industrial action if […]

Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne will miss Tuesday’s Champions League clash with Dinamo Zagreb with a groin injury that could also see him miss Sunday’s Premier League meeting with Wolves. The Belgian has been in sensational form for the English champions, scoring twice and providing nine assists in just nine appearances this season. De […]

The Super Falcons depart for Abidjan today for the first leg second round of the 2020 Olympics qualifiers against Ivory Coast, without head coach, Thomas Dennerby, who has been at loggerheads with the Nigeria Football Federation. According to a statement by the NFF, Dennerby’s assistant, Christopher Danjuma, who has been the acting coach, will lead the […]

Organizers of Nigeria’s biggest and most prestigious music award show, The Headies have revealed the full list of nominations for the 2019 awards. The 2019 awards is the 13th in the series of awards and this year’s show is scheduled to hold October 19th, 2019.   Themed ‘The Power of A Dream’, this year’s awards will feature […]

Nigerians Burna Boy and Teni have been nominated to compete for the Best African Act award in the 2019 MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA). Voting has opened for the awards which will take place at the FIBES, Conference & Exhibition Centre of Seville, Spain, and broadcast live on MTV on Sunday, the third of November. Four […]

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria has said that the implementation of the cashless policy may have negative impact on the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises. The association’s Director-General, Segun Ajayi-Kadir on Monday described the MSMEs as the engine room of the economy, especially due to its employment generation capacity. He said the Central Bank of […]

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