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Trump pardons Former Strategist Steve Bannon, 72 Others

As part of a last-minute clemency binge before taking office, President Donald Trump pardoned his former Chief Strategist, Steve Bannon. Just hours before President-elect Joe...

UK COVID-19 Strain In Over 60 Countries, Says WHO

The UK coronavirus strain has spread to at least 60 countries, the World Health Organization reported on Wednesday, after US President-elect Joe Biden led...

Lagos Government To Sell Off 88 Seized Vehicles

The Environmental Sanitation and Special Offenses Task Force of the State of Lagos (Enforcement Unit) reported that it had secured an order to sell...

Biden, Trump Clash Over Lifting Travel Ban

US President-elect Joe Biden's spokesperson, Jen Psaki, has denied the announcement by President Donald Trump that the COVID-19 travel ban will be lifted on...

Politics

APC Clears Kano LG Poll

At the Kano State Local Government Councils election on Saturday, the All Progressive Congress (APC) cleared all 44 presidential...
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Buhari Swears In Members Of CCB, PSC, Presides Over FEC

Three members of the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) and a member of the Police Service Commission (PSC) were sworn in by President Muhammadu...

World

Partial Lockdown Imposed On Beijing Over Covid-19 Outbreak

On Wednesday, with 1.6 million people barred from leaving Beijing, a partial lockout was imposed on the Chinese capital...

Trump pardons Former Strategist Steve Bannon, 72 Others

As part of a last-minute clemency binge before taking office, President Donald Trump pardoned his former Chief Strategist, Steve...

Jack Ma Appears In Public For The First Time Since Regulatory Crackdown

Billionaire founder of Chinese online commerce platform Alibaba Jack Ma made his first public appearance on Wednesday ending speculations...

UK COVID-19 Strain In Over 60 Countries, Says WHO

The UK coronavirus strain has spread to at least 60 countries, the World Health Organization reported on Wednesday, after...

Pope Francis Appoints Bishop Kukah Into Vatican Council On Human Rights, Justice

Pope Francis appointed the Bishop of the Diocese of Sokoto, Rev. To the Pontifical Council for Human Rights, Justice...

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Samsung Chief Jailed For 2.5 Years Over Corruption Scandal

In a verdict that deprives the tech giant of its top decision-maker, the de facto head of South Korea's Samsung company empire was convicted...

Trump pardons Former Strategist Steve Bannon, 72 Others

As part of a last-minute clemency binge before taking office, President Donald Trump pardoned his former Chief Strategist, Steve Bannon. Just hours before President-elect Joe...

Lagos Government To Sell Off 88 Seized Vehicles

The Environmental Sanitation and Special Offenses Task Force of the State of Lagos (Enforcement Unit) reported that it had secured an order to sell...

COVID-19: UK To Close All Travel Corridors From Monday

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Friday that the government would close all of Monday's transport corridors as part of measures to stem the...

Sanwo-Olu Extends Work from home for civil servants

The governor of the state of Lagos, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has extended work from home order of civil servants in the state. Sanwo-Olu had earlier ...

Lagos State Schools Reopen Amid COVID-19 Second Wave

Private and public schools across Lagos State have resumed for the first and second term. Even as it struggles to deal with the second wave...

Entertainment

Lil Wayne Receives Presidential Pardon

President Donald Trump has saved US Rapper Lil Wayne from going back to prison by granting him a presidential pardon. The multi-platinum rapper had received a full presidential pardon from President Trump blocking a possible 10-year prison sentence over a...

Didier Drogba’s Marriage Crashes After Together

Chelsea legend, Didier Drogba’s marriage to his wife, Lalla Diakite has crashed. Drogba had been married to Lalla Diakate since 2011, having met in Paris...

Sia Features Burna Boy For ‘Hey Boy’ Remix

Sia has teased her forthcoming Hey Boy single remix on Twitter with the African Giant, Burna Boy. On February 12, 2021, the "Cheap Thrills" crooner's...

Michael B. Jordan, Lori Harvey Reveal Relationship

American actor and People's Sexiest Man alive Michael B. Jordan and model Lori Harvey have made their relationship public via Instagram posts. The posts by...

63rd Grammy Awards Postponed Over COVID-19

The Grammy awards celebrating music slated for January 31 in Los Angeles have been postponed due to COVID-19, which has been rapidly spreading in...

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Atiku’s group says Aisha’s statement shows Buhari’s govt has been hijacked

The Atiku Abubakar Campaign Organisation has praised the wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, for admitting that President Muhammadu Buhari’s government was being impeded...

Osun Pensioners Protest Over Non-payment Of Entitlements

Pensioners in Osun State on Wednesday protested demanding the payment of their entitlements shut down the State Government Secretariat entrance, Abere Osogbo. The Osun State...

Indonesian woman freed in Kim Jong-nam murder case

The Indonesian woman accused of killing Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korea's leader, has been freed after charges against her were dropped. Siti...

Hopes raised for cervical cancer eradication

The success of the HPV vaccination offers hope of one day eradicating cervical cancer, say scientists who carried out a major review of evidence....

Hackers ‘rob crypto-exchange of $32m’

A leading crypto-coin exchange has halted trade after declaring that hackers had stolen some of the digital currencies it stored. Seoul-based Bithumb said that...

Edo Head of Service, Anthony Okungbowan Kidnapped,Driver Killed

The Edo State Head of Service, HoS, Anthony Okungbowa had been abducted by Unknown gunmen suspected to be kidnappers. Okungbowa was kidnapped on Saturday evening...
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Culture

It’s a Holy Day Not Black Friday – Kano Hisbah Warns Radio Station

Kano State Hisbah Board has set a letter to cool Fm warning the Radio Station to stop mentioning ‘Black Friday’. The board stated that Friday...

Burna Boy Dedicates New Single, ‘20.10.10’ To Lekki Massacre Victims

International multiple award-winning superstar and Afro-fusion pioneer, Burna Boy, has released a new song born from a place of profound devastation: “20:10:20”, barely after...

Davido Releases Brand New Single, ‘FEM’

David Adedeji Adeleke populary known as Davido, The American born Nigerian Singer, songwriter and record producer has a as released a brand new single to...

Igbo Language Going Extinct- Igbo Monarch

His Royal Highness, Eze Okezie Chikere Akwiwu, the Eze-elect of Ogwuaga Abba Autonomous Community in Nwangele Local Government Area of Imo State has stressed...

Sport News

Arsenal Terminate Defender Sokratis Contract

Arsenal on Wednesday announced they had reached an agreement with defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos to cancel the remaining six months of his Emirates deal. Sokratis, 32,...

Mesut Ozil Confirms Leaving Arsenal For Fenerbahce

Mesut Ozil on Sunday confirmed that after being frozen out for months at the Gunners, he was leaving Arsenal for the Turkish team Fenerbahce. "I...

Napoli’s Fabian Ruiz Tests Positive for COVID-19

Napoli midfielder Fabian Ruiz will miss next week's Italian Supercup after the Spanish international tested positive to coronavirus Many of the other players and...
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Bayern Munich knocked out of German Cup by second division Kiel

Bayern Munich head coach Hansi Flick was "shocked" as the holders crashed out of the German Cup on Wednesday after beating Holstein Kiel in...

Cristiano Ronaldo Becomes Highest-Ever Goalscorer In Football History

After his late strike against Sassuolo on Sunday, Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo became the joint-highest goal scorer in football history. Ronaldo drilled home in order...

Manchester United Pellistri Tests Positive For COVID-19

Manchester United winger, Facundo Pellistri tested positive for Covid-19, barring him from making his senior debut against Watford on Saturday. The 19-year-old who signed in...

Mauricio Pochettino Named PSG Coach

Paris Saint-Germain, popularly known as PSG, have appointed Mauricio Pochenttino as the new coach. PSG said the former Tottenham manager Pochenttino signed a contract until...

Lifestyle

How To Plan The Right Skincare Regimen

Having great skin does not end with DNA; in fact, your daily skincare regimen largely impacts how your skin eventually turns out. Skincare beginners may...

Rethinking The Business Of Fashion In Africa

The severe negative impact of the COVID-19 on the global economy has caused dramatic changes in many businesses and consumers' behavior, leading to an...

President Buhari Greets Veterian Journalist John Kusa , At 70

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent his congratulatory message to Veteran Journalist John Olufemi Kusa in a Press Statement released by the Presidents Femi Adesina...

Beauty queen wife voices concerns for ‘El Chapo’ health

The young wife of accused Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman on Tuesday spoke publicly for the first time since her husband was...