Politics

Ikeja Hotel posts N7.327 billion revenue in 2019

Ikeja Hotel Plc has recorded revenue of N7.327 billion in its 2019 operations, against of N7.249 billion achieved in the corresponding period in 2018. Addressing shareholders at the 43rd yearly general meeting of the firm,...

Obiano suspends 12 monarchs over Abuja trip

Anambra State Governor Willie Obiano has suspended for one year the 12 traditional rulers who travelled to Abuja last week for a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari. The monarchs allegedly backed by...

12 die of COVID-19 in Nasarawa

Nasarawa State Ministry of Health has declared that 12 persons, including a lawmaker, died due to coronavirus disease (COVID-19) complications in the state. The Deputy Director of Public Health in the ministry, Dr. Liman Mohammed,...

Residents, monarch cry for help as hoodlums take over Ajah, environs

Residents of Langbasa, Addo and Badore in the Ajah area of Lagos State have cried out for help as criminals and cultists unleash mayhem in their neighbourhoods. The attacks and reprisals by the hoodlums have...

Man seeks N1m financial help for bladder operation

A man in his 60s, Vincent Enwewende, diagnosed with clinical features of bladder outlet obstruction, seeks the public’s help to undergo an operation at the cost of N1 million. According to a medical report from...

4.3 million B’Haram victims face hunger, says UN Ekiti community celebrates Ogun Onire indoors

4.3 million B’Haram victims face hunger, says UN Ekiti community celebrates Ogun Onire indoors Commissioner urges private support to reduce unemployment Global covid 19 death tolls pass 750,000 Firm distributes PPE to FCT schools Salzburg loan Tijani to Hartberg NPFL...

Ajeti leaves West Ham for Celtic

Celtic have confirmed the signing of striker Albian Ajeti from West Ham on a four-year contract. The 23-year-old signed for West Ham from Basel in 2019 but managed just nine Premier League appearances last term...

Bayern chief confident Davies can handle Barca’s Messi

Alphonso Davies is capable of managing Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi in the Champions League quarter-finals, according to Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge. Davies, still just 19, joined Bayern from Vancouver Whitecaps in January 2019 but...

again ― Gasperini,

Neymar proved his class again during Paris Saint-Germain’s Champions League win over Atalanta, Gian Piero Gasperini said. PSG produced an incredible late comeback to edge Atalanta 2-1 in the Champions League quarter-finals on Wednesday. Neymar set...

NDDC legislative inquiry: Emotions from the South-South

AS a result of revelations from the recent legislative inquiry into affairs of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, the South-South Study Group, 3SG, a think-tank made up of professionals representing the diverse South-South...

President Buhari must act more decisively to salvage NDDC

THE Niger Delta Development Commission is a special category agency under the Presidency established for the express purpose of “rapid and sustainable development” of the region to “one that is economically prosperous, socially stable,...

Interrogating strategies to poverty reduction

POVERTY reduction, alleviation or even eradication have been a well-known mantra of successive Nigeria’s governments. Under the current administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, the rhetoric about tackling poverty has been considerably scaled up and...

Coronavirus, capitalism and the future

THE emergence of coronavirus disease (otherwise referred to as COVID-19) in late 2019 met a world unprepared for pandemic of a monumental proportion that will undermine all economic, social and political developments. COVID-19 has shown...

Breaking News: COVID-19: FG Approves N8.5bn Test Kits For NCDC According to The PUNCH

the Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved N8.5bn for the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control. The sum is meant for the procurement of 12 items in various quantities for the testing of COVID-19 in...

US Ex-Envoy To Nigeria, Walter Carrington Dies At 90

A former United States ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington, hass died at the prime age of 90 Naija News Understands that death of top diplomat was confirmed in a statement signed by his wife,...

UNILAG Vice Chancellor, Reacts to His Dismissal

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe has reacted to reports that he was sacked by the Governing Council of the institution on Wednesday. In a statement, signed personally signed...

Breaking: DSS Releases Obadiah After Six Hours Of Questioning

Former Presidential candidate of the African Democratic Congress in the 2019 presidential election, Obadiah Mailafia, has been released by the Department of State Services after six hours of questioning. A lot of his supporters were...

94 Stranded Nigerian Girls Return From Lebanon

The Federal Government on Nigeria on Wednesday welcomed at least 94 Nigerian girls stranded in Lebanon due to the outbreak of Coronavirus. The development was announced by the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM. NIDCOM in a...

Insecurity: Why Nigerians Should Stop Celebrating Killing Of Security Operatives – Bichi

The Director-General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Yusuf Bichi has advanced reasons why the death of security operatives shouldn’t be celebrated by Nigerians regardless of their personal views. The DSS boss noted that...

What You Need To know About Walter Carrington

A former United States ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington, died on Tuesday, August 11, 2020, at the prime age of 90. Naija News understands that the death of top diplomat was confirmed in a statement...

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BBNaija: More Drama As Dorathy Warns Prince To Be Careful The Moment She Saw Tolanibaj

  This year’s BBNaija house has been full of drama and it appears it’s not ending any moment soon as almost all the housemates are...

Farmer remanded for allegedly raping 35-year-old woman

An Ifetedo Magistrates’ Court in Osun State, on Thursday, remanded a 42-year-old farmer, Ajide Olasupo, in a correctional facility for allegedly raping a 35-year-old...

Ex-Minister of Justice, Richard Akinjide buried in Ibadan

A former Minister of Justice, Chief Richard Akinjide has been buried in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital. DAILY POST recalls that Akinjide, who raised an...

Police nab 5 suspected kidnappers in Kogi

Five suspected kidnappers terrorizing Kogi State and its environs have been arrested by the State police command. They were arrested by the Police operatives attached...

BBNaija: Prince breaks down as he asks his elder brother for forgiveness

Housemate Prince has sent an emotional message to his older brother. During his diary session today, big brother asked him to send a shout-out to...