6.3m children died in 2017-UN

6.3m children died in 2017-UN

A United Nations’ study says no fewer than 6.3 million children under the age of 15 died from mostly preventable causes in 2017. The new report compiled by the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF), in collaboration with the World Health Organisation (WHO), the UN Population Division and the World Bank, estimates that one child dies every […]

Many troubles of MTN

Many troubles of MTN

These are not the best of times for MTN Nigeria, the leading telecommunications operator in the country, and a subsidiary of Africa’s largest telecoms network with operation in about 22 countries. In recent times, the company has faced many challenges ranging from allegations of infractions for which it incurred the wrath of the Nigerian Communication […]

Buhari speaks on death of Saifura Khorsa, threat to Leah Sharibu

Buhari speaks on death of Saifura Khorsa, threat to Leah Sharibu

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to Nigeria’s international partners and others who have influence on the terrorists group, Boko Haram, to prevail on it to stop its atrocities. Buhari made the call just as he commiserated with Red Cross over the killing of one of its aid workers, Saifura Khorsa. Khorsa was kidnapped along with […]

Flooding in four states is national disaster –NEMA

Flooding in four states is national disaster –NEMA

Flooding in four states of the country have been declared as national disaster. The four states are Kogi, Niger, Delta and Anambra. This is as eight other states have been put under watch. The Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, made the declaration just as the governor of Kogi, one of the […]

BREAKING: Linda Ikeji now a mum, puts to bed Monday

BREAKING:  Linda Ikeji now a mum, puts to bed Monday

Celebrity blogger, Linda Ikeji, is now a mother. She has put to bed and the baby is a bouncing baby boy. The baby arrived September 17th 2018, in Atlanta, Georgia. From all indications, the mother and baby are doing well. READ ALSO: Osun guber: We didn’t freeze Adeleke, Davido’s accounts –EFCC Ikeji announced the arrival of […]

Benue 2019: Ortom and Akume getting set for the great battle

Benue 2019: Ortom and Akume getting set for the great battle

As the race for the 2019 general election gathers momentum, one of the states where the contest among political gladiators appears to be fierce is Benue.  The stage is already set for the epic battle with the defection of the governor, Dr. Samuel Ortom, from the All Progressives Congress (APC), to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Already, […]

Fayose to EFCC: Putting me on criminal watch list is petty

Fayose to EFCC:  Putting me on criminal watch list is petty

The Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has berated the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for putting his name on its watch list, describing such move as political and petty. The EFCC had written the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to place Fayose on criminal watch list, warning that contrary to his letter that he […]

Osun guber: Police deploy helicopters, 300 patrol vans, 30 APCs

Osun guber:  Police deploy helicopters, 300 patrol vans, 30 APCs

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has unveiled the security arrangement for the September 22 governorship election in Osun State. He declared that arrangement had been made for adequate personnel to be deployed. He said no fewer than 300 patrol vehicles, 30 Armoured Personnel Carriers and two surveillance helicopters would be deployed. Idris said […]

BREAKING: Ronaldo scores brace for Juventus

BREAKING:  Ronaldo scores brace for Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo opened his scoring sheet with a brace against Sassuolo after four games in the Italian Serie A. Ronaldo struggled in his first three games in Italy and it was a cause for worry for fans of the club. Ronaldo himself became frustrated and it showed in the opening minutes against Sassuolo. The possession […]

Paris Club refund: NLC backs FG’s condition to states

Paris Club refund: NLC backs FG’s condition to states

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has commended the Federal Government on its directives to the states to account for the previous Paris Club Refund released to them before being given the last tranche. Mr. Ayuba Wabba, NLC president, gave the commendation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Abuja. […]

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