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Trump Signs Executive Order BANNING TikTok And WeChat

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order demanding that popular video-sharing app TikTok and social media app WeChat sell their...

Breaking: Lagos Worship Centres To Open August 7

Churches and mosques in Lagos state will now be opened to worshipers from August 7, 2020. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has disclosed.

We Have Done Our Best – President Buhari On Insecurity In Nigeria

In an interview with State House Correspondents on Friday after the Eid El-Kabir prayers, President Buhari while commenting on insecurity in Nigeria...

US Adds New Metal Sanctions Against Iran

The United States of America (US) has added new metal sanctions against Iran. The US has banned 22 more...

Politics

Appeal Court Dismisses Melaye Case Against Smart Adeyemi

The Abuja Court of Appeal dismisses the appeal by Dino Melaye against the victory of Senator Smart...
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Breaking! President Buhari Meets With APC Governors

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the State House in Abuja.

Yakubu Dogara Resigns from PDP, Explains Why (Full Letter)

In a letter addressed to the Bogoro ‘C’ Ward Chairman of the PDP, former speaker of the Nigerian House of Representatives Yakubu...

President Buhari Will Not Resign- Garba Shehu Replies PDP

Nigeria’s opposition party, the People’s Democratic Party has called for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari following audits and investigations into several...

Buhari meets with Yakubu Dogara as He Returns to APC

The former Speaker of the House of Representatives and a former member of the All Progressives Congress Hon. Yakubu Dogara has decamped...

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Trump Signs Executive Order BANNING TikTok And WeChat

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order demanding that popular video-sharing app TikTok and social media app WeChat sell their...

Beirut Explosions: Buhari Sympathizes With Lebanese Citizens

The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari in an official statement on the Beirut explosions sympathized with President Michel...

International Flights To Resume In Weeks – Federal Government

The Federal Government on Thursday  disclosed that  airports would be reopened to international flights in weeks.  The Minister of...

Instagram Launches TikTok Competition “Reels”

In response to the probable ban of popular video-sharing social networking service TikTok by the U.S. President Donald Trump, Instagram launches Reels...

Twitter Blocks Donald Trump Campaign Account Over Virus Misinformation

Twitter on Wednesday said it had temporarily blocked the official campaign account of President Donald Trump from tweeting after violating their policy...

World

Twitter Blocks Donald Trump Campaign Account Over Virus Misinformation

Twitter on Wednesday said it had temporarily blocked the official campaign account of President Donald Trump from...

Serious Panic As Fire Breaks out in Ajman, UAE

On Wednesday evening a fire outbreak occurred at a market in Ajman an emirate in the United...

50 Left Dead, Thousands Injured In Beirut Explosions

Two massive explosions erupted in the Lebanon capital of Beirut on Tuesday, leaving 50 people dead and...

Reactions Trail Trump’s Call for Postponement of 2020 US Presidential Elections

Following a suggestion by United States President Donald Trump that the US 2020 presidential elections be postponed,...

High-Profile Twitter Hack, Florida Teen And Two Others Arrested.

According to Officials Graham Clark, 17, masterminded the hack of accounts belonging to people like Barack Obama,...

Coronavirus

International Flights To Resume In Weeks – Federal Government

The Federal Government on Thursday  disclosed that  airports would be reopened to international flights in weeks.  The Minister of...

COVID-19 Update: Nigeria Records 900+ Deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), in its daily update tweet on Tuesday 4th August 2020, recorded over 900 COVID-19 related...

No “Silver Bullet” For Covid-19, WHO Warns

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday warned that there might never be a “silver bullet” (vaccine) for Covid-19, amid the rush...
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CMN: ‘For someone to see the way I look as art is amazing’

Gemma Whyatt has birthmarks covering her upper back, neck, chest and ear, with hundreds of smaller marks all over her body. It's a rare...

Saudi Arabia tells U.N. rights body they plan to prosecute the Khashoggi murder

Saudi Arabia told the United Nations Human Rights Council on Monday that it was investigating the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi . Bandar Al...

Antidepressant prescriptions for children on the rise

The number of antidepressants prescribed to children in England, Scotland and Northern Ireland has risen over the past three years, figures obtained by BBC's...

Myanmar court denies bail to Reuters journalists held under secrecy law

A Myanmar court on Thursday denied bail to two Reuters journalists charged under a secrecy act that could see them face up to 14...

UEFA Nations League gets thumbs up after exciting start

The UEFA Nations League could not have timed its inaugural matchday better with freshly-crowned world champions France in the midst of gripping action in...

Cosby’s defense lawyer quits ahead of re-trial

The top Philadelphia criminal defense attorney who helped Bill Cosby secure a hung jury on trial for sexual assault has quit ahead of the...

Entertainment

Trump Signs Executive Order BANNING TikTok And WeChat

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order demanding that popular video-sharing app TikTok and social media app WeChat sell their US operations or risk a total ban in the United States. This...

BBNaija 2020: Ka3na Becomes The First Housemate To Be Evicted

Ka3na becomes the first housemate to be evicted from the Bigbrother “Lockdown” edition. Four housemates; Lilo, Eric, Praise and...

Netflix Announces Final Season of Money Heist

Netflix on Friday announced the final season of its popular crime drama series ‘La Casa de Papel’ (Money Heist).

OAP Toolz Expecting Second Child

On-air personality (OAP) Tolu Oniru-Demuren, aka Toolz, took to Instagram to announce she was expecting her second child on Wednesday.

Ciara Welcomes Baby Boy with Husband Russel Wilson Jnr

Popular American singer and songwriter Ciara welcomes baby boy, her second child with heartthrob Russel Wilson Jnr.

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F.G Promise To Encourage Health Coverage

The federal government and the senate have launched a national Legislative Network on Universal Health Coverage‎ for improved health care financing in Nigeria. The Minister...

Heartland rocker, Tom Petty dies at 66

Tom Petty, the Southern-accented rocker whose classic melodies and dark storytelling created 40 years of hit songs, died Monday of cardiac arrest, his family...

Norway puts brakes on plans for ‘Tesla tax’

Norway, a world leader of zero-emission vehicles, has abandoned plans for a proposed "Tesla tax", a controversial measure that would have cut a tax...

France media attacker jailed for 25 years

A French court has sentenced a man who wounded a photographer in a shooting in 2013 to 25 years behind bars, in a case...

Zuma, Faces Vote Of “No Confidence”

Speaker of the South Africa National Assembly Baleka Mbete has announced that President Jacob Zuma, who has been weakened by growing criticism from within...

Liverpool’s Klopp fined over referee comments

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was fined £45,000 ($59,000) by the Football Association on Thursday for suggesting referee Kevin Friend had favored West Ham in...
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Music

Pakistan police hunt for elder that ordered couple’s electrocution

Pakistani police were Tuesday hunting a tribal elder who ordered a teenage couple to be electrocuted by their families as punishment for eloping, in...

Breaking! Nigerian Army Calls Back Soldiers From Checkpoints And Roadblocks Nationwide

The Nigerian army has called back its soldiers from all Checkpoints nationwide. The...

Noble Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo’s widow Liu Xia leaves China amid death controversies

The widow of Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo has left China after eight years in unofficial detention. Liu Xia boarded a flight from...

‘The Last Jedi’ tops Christmas box office in North America

The force was with Disney as the latest Star Wars movie "The Last Jedi" beat out the competition to top the Christmas weekend box...

Sport News

Fulham To Return To The Premier League

The craven cottage club,Fulham have sealed an immediate return to the premier league with a 2-1 win over Brentford in Tuesday’s play-off...

Napoli Signs Super Eagle Striker, Osimhen

Napoli have officially signed Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen. The club confirmed this in a statement on...

FIFA president Infantino faces Swiss criminal probe

The Swiss special persecutor has opened criminal proceedings against FIFA president Gianni Infantino.  This followed an investigation which suspected...
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AS Roma signs Nigerian defender Osinachi Ohale

Nigerian defender, Osinachi Ohale has joined Serie A Women's League team AS Roma on a one-year deal for an undisclosed fee, following...

Lionel Messi won a record sixth men’s Ballon d’Or award

Lionel Messi won a record sixth men’s Ballon d’Or award at a ceremony in Paris on Monday, beating Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk to...

Van Dijk not eying Messi’s crown as world’s best

Virgil van Dijk was crowned the Premier League’s Player of the Year by his peers on Sunday, but the Liverpool defender insists he is...

Injured Ronaldo Returns To Turin For Tests

Cristiano Ronaldo will undergo further tests in Turin on Thursday as he battles to be fit for Juventus’s Champions League double header against Ajax...

TV

Australian rockers end Jay-Z, Beyonce No. 1 debut streak

Australian pop band 5 Seconds of Summer stunned Beyonce and Jay-Z by opening Sunday at the top of the US album chart, with the...

Global Demand For Food To Decline

The United Nations Food agency said on Monday that the global demand for food and agriculture products is projected to slow considerably over the...

Refugee dies at Australia camp in PNG

Rights groups called Monday for an independent inquiry after another refugee was found dead at a detention camp in Papua New Guinea in a...

Turkey jails lawyers representing imprisoned strikers

A Turkish court on Thursday jailed on terror charges 14 lawyers representing two detained teachers who have been on hunger strike for six months...