UBA gets double honours at BAFI award

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, carted two highly coveted laurels at the BusinessDay’s Bank and…

Don’t reverse ban on rice importation, Ortom begs Buhari

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, on Monday, appealed to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari…

CBN issues new guidelines for receipt of foreign remittances

The Central Bank of Nigeria has announced that beneficiaries of diaspora remittances through the international monetary…

‘N544m fraud’: After two years, EFCC rearraigns Babachir Lawal

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has re-arraigned Babachir Lawal, a former secretary to the…

‘Hire mercenaries to wipe out Boko Haram’ — Zulum makes six recommendations to Buhari

Babagana Zulum, governor of Borno, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to recruit mercenaries in getting rid…

‘I was explaining military procedure’ — Garba Shehu clarifies ‘no security clearance’ comment on slain Borno farmers

Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, says his comment that the farmers killed in Borno state did not…

Biden tips Nigerian-born Adeyemo as US deputy secretary of treasury

US President-elect Joe Biden is set to announce Nigerian-born Adewale Adeyemo as deputy secretary of the…

Why we negotiate with bandits – Tambuwal

The Sokoto State government has said the ongoing truce between the Aminu Tambuwal administration and armed…

JUST IN: UI senate elects Ekanola acting VC

Following the expiration of Prof. Idowu Olayinka’s tenure as the vice chancellor of the University of…

Why COVID-19 is less prevalent in Africa than the US – Study

A recent study has explained the reason for the lower prevalence of the novel coronavirus disease…

Police arrest suspects as explosion rocks Wike father’s church

The police in Rivers State have arrested three suspects who allegedly detonated explosives at a Pentecostal…

Buhari rolls out autogas plan Dec 1…one million vehicles for conversion in 2021

The President, Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday December 1, 2020 roll out the much awaited National…

Diego Maradona’s death treated as ‘possible culpable homicide

Inestigators probing the death of Diego Maradona have ordered a search of his personal physician’s home…

Blackout in Lagos, Kaduna, Sokoto, others as power grid collapses

The nation’s power grid has collapsed again, plunging parts of the country into a total blackout…

Drunken truck driver falls from Lagos bridge, drowns in canal

A truck driver identified simply as Taiwo has met his tragic end after he fell from…

Mike Tyson comeback fight against Jones ends in draw

Mike Tyson’s return to boxing at age 54 ended in a draw with 51-year-old Roy Jones…

Widow of LASTMA official ‘shot dead by a policeman’ testifies before judicial panel

Eniola, wife of Adeyemo Rotimi, an official of the Lagos state traffic management authority (LASTMA), has…

‘SARS victim’ narrates how he was thrown into the cell on his first day in Lagos

Marc Chidebere Nwadi, a resident of Lagos, says he was detained and tortured by police officers…

25 million Nigerians to benefit as FG begins installation of N140bn solar project nationwide

The Federal Government says it will commence the installation of N140 billion off-grid solar home systems…

Amotekun rescues wife of Akeredolu’s Chief of Staff

Local hunters working with members of the Amotekun Corps have secured the release of the abducted…

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