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Nigeria To Get World Bank’s $114m For COVID-19 Fight

In order to tackle COVID-19, Nigeria will benefit from World Bank’s $114 million for the pandemic fight, the global lender said on Friday. The money...

Court Gives Buratai 20 Days To Apologise To Royal Father

In less than two months, the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Yusuf Buratai has become the butt of court orders. This time, Lt....

Atiku Abubakar Defeats 11 To Emerge PDP Presidential Candidate

A former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar defeated 11 other presidential aspirants by a wide margin of 93 per cent to become the Peoples Democratic Party...

ECONOMY

Nigeria To Get World Bank’s $114m For COVID-19 Fight

In order to tackle COVID-19, Nigeria will benefit from World Bank’s $114 million for the pandemic fight, the global lender said on Friday. The money...

JTF Kills 18 Suspected Cultists In A’Ibom

No fewer than 18 suspected criminals in Etim Ekpo local government area of Akwa Ibom state have been killed by military Joint Task Force...

EDUCATION

Revalidation Of Biometrics: We’re Flooded With Applications For Correction Of Data–JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has said it was overwhelmed with applications for correction of data by candidates who sat for its...
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COVID-19

Nigeria Records 304 More COVID-19 Cases, 910 Deaths So Far

Nigeria has recorded 304 more cases of COVID-19, bringing its total infections to 44,433. Announcing this Tuesday night via its Twitter, Nigeria Centre for Disease...
Zinedine Zidane

Zinedine Zidane Named Best Manager In The World

Zinedine Zidane has been named the best manager in the world by L'Equipe - beating Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola to the honour. The Real...
Hydroxychloroquine

COVID-19 Cure: Authors of Pro-Hydroxychloroquine Study, Dr. Fauci Disagree

The politics of COVID-19 cure is raging in different quarters between the World Health Organisation, medical doctors, and big pharmaceutical companies. While WHO is yet...
Chinese loan

Chinese Loan: We’ll Never Lose Our Sovereignty To A Foreign Power- FFK

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has thrown his weight behind the controversial Chinese $400 million loan obtained for Galaxy Backbone, Federal Government’s...
Dr. Ita Udosen

APC Picks Acting Chairman In Akwa Ibom

Following the untimely demise of its Chairman, the All Progressives Congress in Akwa Ibom State has appointed an acting Chairman with effect from Thursday...
Hon. Udo Ekpenyong

Don’t Entangle Yourself In Fetish Oath Because Of Paltry Amount, Governor Warns PDP Excos

In the build-up to the forthcoming local government elections in Akwa Ibom, Governor Udom Emmanuel has warned executive members of the inaugurated Peoples Democratic...
Senseless Killings-Southern-Kaduna straightnews

20 More People Allegedly Killed In Southern Kaduna

More than 20 people have allegedly been murdered in a fresh attack while several others sustained various degrees of injuries in fresh attacks on...
Ini Okopido

2 Brothers, APC Bigwigs Die In Akwa Ibom

What a tragedy that has befallen a family and a party as two prominent brothers and bigwigs of All Progressives Congress in Akwa Ibom...
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Exclusive: How NDDC Spent N72b In 6 Months

By: Israel Umoh The N81 billion alleged to have been spent by the Interim Management Committee of Niger Delta Development Commission in six months is...
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Akwa Ibom Hits 13 Fresh COVID-19 Cases

As the country’s infections from the virus crossed 45,000, Nigeria on Thursday reported three more deaths from COVID-19. This is as Akwa Ibom State has...

FOOD & RECIPES

Abak Afang

Afang is traditionally grown in the tropical area. It is a rich recipe commonly eaten by many families and in restaurants. Afang abak is...

FITNESS

5 Benefits Of Fasting Weekly- Shares Dietitian

With winter fast approaching, many of people try to stick to a healthy eating plan to avoid gaining the excess kilos during the colder...

Benefits of Walking at Least 30 Minutes Per Day

REAL ESTATE

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2 US Celebrities Sell Their Houses At $11.25m

Tennis star Serena Williams, Friday last week, sold her Los Angeles house for $8.1 million after listing it for 18 months. Williams had sought $12...
Mr. Maikanti Baru, Group Managing Director of NNPC

NNPC To Raise Funds From Capital Market For 7 oil Projects- Baru

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, would raise funds from the capital market to finance a minimum of seven new oil and gas projects in...
Housing Scheme

China To Invest $300m In Nigeria’s Housing Scheme

Chinese government says it will invest 300 million dollars in Nigeria’s mass housing scheme soon. Mr. Steven Kim, Director, One Belt and One Road, Financial...

Subsidise Housing For Low-Income Earners, Surveyors Urge Govts

Professional surveyors and estate valuers under the auspices of Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers have urged governments at all levels to provide affordable...
His Royal Highness Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia

Saudi Crown Prince Owns World’s Most Expensive Home worth $300m

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, who is waging an anti-corruption probe and wealth accumulation at home, is the...

HEALTH

NDDC Ready to Partner Govt in Reviving Ibom Specialist Hospital

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has reiterated its readiness to partner Akwa Ibom Government in the opening of Ibom Specialist Hospital, Uyo. The hospital...
Prof. Usman Yusuf

Suspended NHIS Executive Secretary Paid N508m Without Due Process – Board Chairman

The suspended Executive Secretary of National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS, Prof. Usman Yusuf, is alleged to have paid N508 million to consultants without due...

Using Guava For Anaemia Treatment  

Every human being has different metabolism system and immunity. The difference between these body’s organs is affected by the quality of food intake and...

10 Natural Ways To Lower Cholesterol

Cholesterol is made in your liver and has many important functions. For example, it helps keep the walls of your cells flexible and is...
Cucumbers Have Several Health Benefits

10 Health Benefits of Cucumbers

Cucumbers have many significant health benefits. Here are some of them, viz; They are a good source of vitamin B. Since cucumbers contain about...

TECHNOLOGY

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Reps Want $1b From ECA For Completion Of Ajaokuta Steel Complex

The House of Representatives will soon commence consideration of a proposal to set aside $1billion dollars from the Excess Crude Account for completion of...
Women in technology

UNCTAD Chief Cries Out: Women In Technology Are Underrepresented, Poorly Funded

By Akanimo Sampson Women in technology are underrepresented and poorly funded, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development’s (UNCTAD) eTrade for Women Project Manager,...
Women in Tech

With UN Backing, Women From Developing Countries Are Disrupting The Tech & e-Commerce Industry

By Akanimo Sampson Women are currently battling to shake the table at the technology and e-commerce industry largely dominated by men. There is a surge...
Samsung

Samsung In Deal With Bloom Energy To Produce Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Tech-powered Ships

By Akanimo Sampson Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI), a part of Samsung Group, and Bloom Energy have announced a collaboration to design and develop ships powered...
Microsoft

6-Year-Old Nigerian Student Emerges Africa’s Youngest Microsoft Specialist

A six-year-old Nigerian student has emerged Africa’s youngest Microsoft Specialist in the Certiport international certification examination. Master Damilare Akano alongside 200 other students participated in...

TRANSPORTATION

World Bank

Nigeria To Get World Bank’s $114m For COVID-19 Fight

In order to tackle COVID-19, Nigeria will benefit from World Bank’s $114 million for the pandemic fight, the global lender said on Friday. The money...
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Court Gives Buratai 20 Days To Apologise To Royal Father

In less than two months, the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Yusuf Buratai has become the butt of court orders. This time, Lt....
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Akwa Ibom Govt To Partner NEPC In Promoting Non-Oil Export

The Akwa Ibom Government has pledged to partner the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) in making diversification to a non-oil export, a significant index...
Chinese loan

Chinese Loan: We’ll Never Lose Our Sovereignty To A Foreign Power- FFK

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has thrown his weight behind the controversial Chinese $400 million loan obtained for Galaxy Backbone, Federal Government’s...
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Akwa Ibom Hits 13 Fresh COVID-19 Cases

As the country’s infections from the virus crossed 45,000, Nigeria on Thursday reported three more deaths from COVID-19. This is as Akwa Ibom State has...

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