Tyson Fury confirms he’s retiring from boxing

The British boxer and WBC heavyweight champion, Tyson Fury has confirmed that he will be hanging…

11 more killed as Lassa fever death toll rises to 132

At least 11 more deaths have been recorded in the current outbreak of Lassa fever in…

Lecturers who are not on IPPIS won’t get February salary, says minister

Zainab Ahmed, Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, says lecturers who have not enrolled for…

Fayemi: I’m not plotting to take over from Buhari

Dr Kayode Fayemi, Governor of Ekiti state, says his actions are not geared towards taking over…

‘Power play’ forces UNILAG to cancel convocation

A lingering dispute between Wale Babalakin, chairman of the governing council of the University of Lagos…

Oshiomhole: I worry about what I will be remembered for as APC chairman

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says he is more worried about…

JUST IN: There are now three suspected coronavirus cases in Lagos, says health commissioner

Prof Akin Abayomi, commissioner of health in Lagos state, says there are now three suspected cases…

China okays arthritis drug to treat coronavirus infections

China is hoping to put a decade-old drug to use as it grapples with an outbreak…

High-speed train derails in France, 21 injured

One of France’s vaunted high-speed trains derailed Thursday morning on a trip to Paris, injuring the…

Ronaldinho arrested in Paraguay over fake passport

Brazil legend Ronaldinho has been arrested in Paraguay for allegedly using false documentation to enter the…

Senate president says Abuja not ready for disease outbreak

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has asked the Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, to immediately…

ICPC arraigns, Gwarzo, suspended SEC DG on corruption charges

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) on Thursday arraigned the suspended Director-General,…

Reps probe CBN, FIRS, others over forex racketeering

The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the Central Bank of Nigeria and the Federal…

‘They paid men to impregnate us’, says victim rescued from Ogun baby factory

No fewer than 12 young women between the ages of 20 and 25 years old were…

Open grazing: Benue court jails Fulani herder

A Chief Magistrate’s Court in Makurdi, the Benue State capital, has sent a Fulani herder, Muhammad…

‘Nigeria owes you a debt we can’t pay’– Atiku hails Obasanjo at 83

Atiku Abubakar, former vice-president, says Nigeria will remain indebted to ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo. Atiku said this…

Buhari appoints Dongban-Mensem as acting President of Court of Appeal

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Monica Dongban-Mensem, a judge, as the acting president…

South-South govs to establish regional security outfit

Governors of South-South states have announced their intention to establish a regional security outfit. They made…

Kano high court counters ruling suspending Oshiomhole As APC Chairman

A Federal High Court In Kano has made a counter ruling to that of the FCT…

Coronavirus: Nigerian returnee from France quarantined in Lagos

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi, has said a Nigerian who returned from…

Open chat