85-year-old ex-DG of Imo Broadcasting Corporation ‘stabs wife to death

Theophilus Okere, a former director-general of the Imo Broadcasting Corporation (IBC), allegedly stabbed his wife to…

el-Rufai warns doctors threatening to go on strike

Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna, says the doctors threatening to go on strike in the state…

Reddington performs ‘first complex open-heart surgery’ in Nigeria

Reddington Hospital, Lagos, says it performed the most complex open-heart surgery in Nigeria amid the COVID-19…

Nwakaudu, Wike’s spokesman, is dead

Simeon Nwakaudu, a spokesman of Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers state, is dead. It was learnt…

FG to evacuate 200 Nigerians from Canada on Thursday

The Nigeria High Commission in Canada says it is set to evacuate Nigerians stranded in that…

Soaga, NTA manager, tests positive for COVID-19

Ayinde Soaga, general manager of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) in Katsina, has tested positive for…

Buhari congratulates ‘GOC’ Felix Adenaike at 80

  President Muhammadu Buhari has saluted veteran journalist, Felix Adedapo Adenaike, on the occasion of his…

Power generation falls to 3,757MW, six plants idle

The nation’s hydropower plants have seen their output levels tumble in the past few days, causing…

Ehanire: Nine out of 10 COVID-19 patients will recover

Dr Osagie Ehanire, Minister of Health, says nine of out 10 COVID-19 patients will recover from…

‘Sleep with your eyes closed, no armed gang coming,’ Lagos CP assures residents

The Lagos State Government has reassured residents of its commitment to protect lives and property, stressing…

Lockdown: IG vows sanctions on transporters embarking on night trips

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has vowed tough consequences for members of the organised transport…

Lagos discharges 16 COVID-19 patients

A total of 16 COVID-19 patients, including three foreigners, have been discharged in Lagos state. Babajide…

Robbers’ attacking residents of Agege, Mangoro, Iyana Ipaja

There is panic in Mangoro, Ogba, Agege, Iyana Ipaja and Dopemu areas of Lagos as suspected…

$320m Abacha loot: Nigeria opposes US senator’s moves to block return

The Nigerian government has kicked against an attempt by United States lawmaker, Senator Chuck Grassley, to…

Nigeria to pay 1.5% interest on $3.4bn requested from IMF

The $3.4 billion credit facility being requested by the Nigerian government from the International Monetary Fund…

Coronavirus: 64-year-old Nigerian dies in UK

A 64-year-old Nigerian woman, Mmaete Greg, has died in Britain after testing positive for coronavirus. Mmaete,…

Chadian Troops led By President Idris Deby busts Boko Haram bases…inflicted heavy casualties

Chadian troops have continued their massive bombardment of Boko Haram enclaves. The major onslaught commenced on…

Intrigues in The Guardian over failed power grab

Deep seated intrigues played out in The Guardian, one of Nigeria’s most influential newspapers, following what…

COVID-19: NUJ sounds the alarm over planned visit of Chinese doctors

  The Nigeria Union of Journalists  has kicked against the plan to.import Chinese doctors to fight…

Osun Covid-19: Escapee patient found, returned to isolation centre

The  Osun State Government says it has found the only person who reportedly absconded from the…

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