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Crash in oil prices was not a surprise to me since China was bogged down by COVID-19— Ezekwesili

OBY Ezekwesili, former Minister of Education says she was not surprised at the crash of oil prices to $30 per barrel at the international...

More tax breaks for large families in Russia as Putin seeks to stimulate birth rate

VLADIMIR Putin, President of Russia has announced a series of plans to urge parents into having more children in the country. On Wednesday during his...

What world leaders are saying about brewing tension between US, Iran

GOVERNMENTS across the world and leaders of international organisations have condemned the US airstrike against the Islamic Republic of Iran, each urging  all...
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Pay new minimum wage before 2020, including arrears from April, FEC directs finance minister

THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday instructed the Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, to begin the payment of the new minimum wage structure...

India loses contact with spacecraft on moon mission

INDIA on Saturday said it has lost contact with a spacecraft it was trying to land on the moon, the first of its kind...

British Police freezes $121M in bank accounts linked to bribery from foreign countries

BRITISH police have frozen eight bank accounts containing a total of more than 100 million pounds ($121 million), which is suspected to have derived...
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U.S. pulls out of nuclear treaty with Russia

THE United States formally withdrew from a landmark nuclear missile pact with Russia on Friday after determining that Moscow was in violation of the...

EXTRA: Dancing ‘robot’ at exhibition turns out to be a man in a robot costume

A robot on show at a Russian state-sponsored tech exhibition has turned out to be a man dressed in a costume, the BBC reports. The...

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Police stray bullet injures one as APC rally turns violent in Ekiti

A POLICE stray bullet hit one person after violence broke out at a rally of the All Progressives Congress...

No single govt can solve Nigeria’s problems – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says that solving Nigeria's problem requires successive governments to build on what has been in place. Buhari...

$1.32m fraud: Lawyer’s absence stalls arraignment of Senatorial candidate

THE absence of the defense counsel has stalled the arraignment of the Kano Central Senatorial candidate of the All...

NCDC warns of high risk of Lassa fever transmission

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has warned that the country is at a very high risk of increased...

Countries not prepared for future pandemics — IFRC

THE International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has said another pandemic might be around...
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Here are 11 Nigerian firms, contractors blacklisted by World Bank in 2022

The World Bank blacklisted at least, 11 Nigerian firms...

Two Nigerians shot dead in South Africa amid rising xenophobia

TWO Nigerian nationals were reportedly killed in Johannesburg, South...

Naira redesign: Nigerians abroad have nowhere to exchange old banknotes

NIGERIANS in the Diaspora have been excluded from the...

How Aguiyi-Ironsi was killed – Sani Bello, former ADC

SANI Bello, the aide-de-camp (ADC) to Nigeria's first military...

Ballot or bullet: Inside South-East Nigeria, ahead of 2023 election

DATELINE: Enugu, South-East Nigeria, Monday, January 9, 2023. It...
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