UNIJOS authorises use of herbal tea for ‘COVID-19 prevention’ without NAFDAC approval

The University of Jos (UNIJOS) has authorised the use of a herbal tea, which it said…

14 die, nine others injured in Kogi auto crash

At least 14 persons, including five children lost their lives, on Thursday, in an accident along…

Inflation rises for 16th consecutive month, hits 15.75% – NBS

Nigeria’s inflation index has risen for the 16th consecutive month in December 2020 to 15.75 per…

Fake COVID-19 vaccines in circulation, NAFDAC warns Nigerians

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control has warned Nigerians against taking COVID-19…

Uganda Election: Opposition leader, Bobi Wine, rejects results, claims victory

Ugandan opposition leader Bobi Wine on Friday claimed victory in presidential elections, rejecting as a “complete…

Heirs Holdings acquires 45% of OML 17 from Shell, Total, ENI in $1.1bn deal

Leading African strategic investor, Heirs Holdings, in partnership with affiliated company, Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc…

Uyo estate residents escape death, demand relocation of Mixx Radio 88.7FM after mast collapse

Residents of Shelter Afrique Estate in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital have filed a complaint…

COVID-19: FG debunks fresh lockdown rumours

  The Federal Government on Thursday urged Nigerians to disregard the news circulating on the social…

Lagos reacts to viral video accusing isolation centre officials of corruption

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says the state government and Ministry of…

96 firms bid for NNPC infrastructure revamp contracts

At least 96 prominent and reputable companies from various jurisdictions have indicated interest in undertaking the…

Trump ‘refuses to pay lawyer’s fees’ after failed bid to overturn Biden’s victory

US President Donald Trump has reportedly refused to pay the legal fees of Rudy Giuliani, his…

Trump’s supporter ‘commits suicide’ after charges over Capitol Hill invasion

Christopher Georgia, a United States citizen, has reportedly committed suicide after being charged for invading the…

FG bans assemblies, overcrowding, others as schools resume Monday

The Federal Government, on Thursday, banned overcrowding and large gatherings such as assemblies and visiting days,…

Biden to unveil plan to pump $1.5 trillion into pandemic-hit economy

President-elect Joe Biden will unveil a stimulus package proposal on Thursday designed to jump-start the economy…

Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez to perform at Biden’s inauguration

Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez are to perform at the inauguration ceremony for incoming US President…

Court remands pastors for allegedly brainwashing congregants to disown parents

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court, on Thursday, remanded two pastors – Olumide Peter and Jasulayomi Adetola –…

Ex-NNPC GMD trial: Court to rule on EFCC’s request to inspect $9.8m cash Feb. 17

Justice Ahmed Ramat Mohammed of the Federal High Court, Abuja, has reserved till February 17, 2021,…

22 arrested for organising sex party, other offences in Bauchi

The police in Bauchi State said they had apprehended no fewer than 18 persons, including nine…

Lagos college of medicine shuts down as students, staff contract COVID-19

The Lagos State University College of Medicine (LASUCOM) has shut down its campus after some students…

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