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Senate Passes Bill Prescribing Life Imprisonment For Kidnappers

The Senate on Tuesday passed a bill prescribing life jail for persons found guilty of kidnapping. The life imprisonment is against the provisions of section...

Covid-19 Could Push 132m People Into Chronic Hunger By End Of...

Hunger and malnourishment are increasing around the world as the coronavirus crisis pushes more people into poverty and limits access to healthy diets, according...

Fr. Mbaka Predicts Nigeria’s Next President In 2019 Elections

A popular Nigerian preacher, Sunday, openly declared that Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate would defeat President Muhammadu Buhari, the All Progressives...

ECONOMY

COVID-19: As 45m Americans Lost Their Jobs, US Billionaires Made $584b

The novel coronavirus pandemic has exacerbated income inequality, experts say, stretching the racial wealth gap in the United States and making the richest wealthier...

Sea Pirates kidnap 3 Cameroonians, 2 Nigerians at Calabar-Oron Water Ways

The activities of sea pirates have continued unabated as three Cameroonians and two Nigerians have been kidnapped along Calabar – Oron water ways. The ship,...

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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Senator Godswill Akpabio

East-West Road Will Be Completed Before December 2020 – Akpabio

The deplorable East-West Road spanning across about four states is to be completed by Niger Dleta Development Commission (NDDC) before December this year, Senator...
Supreme Court

Supreme Court Upholds Bayelsa Governor Duoye’s Election

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the appeal filed by a governorship aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party in Bayelsa State,...
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₦40 Billion Is Not Missing At NDDC

The management of the Niger Delta Development Commission has been inundated by enquiries from stakeholders following allegations that the expanded Interim Management Committee (IMC)...
N-Power

4.4m Applied For N-Power Jobs In 2 Weeks- FG

The unemployment market has peaked as 4.48 million persons have applied to the Batch C of the Federal Government N-Power National Social Investment Programme...
NDDC

How NDDC Spent N81b In 6 Months

The Senate Ad-hoc Committee on investigation heard of the alleged financial recklessness in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) in six months. The Senate committee...
Nigerian Senate

Senate Passes Bill Prescribing Life Imprisonment For Kidnappers

The Senate on Tuesday passed a bill prescribing life jail for persons found guilty of kidnapping. The life imprisonment is against the provisions of section...
Adamu Adamu

No 2020 WAEC Examination For Nigerian Final-Year Students Yet- FG

Nigerian secondary final-year students would not participate in the upcoming West African Examination Council (WAEC) examinations, the Federal Ministry of Education has said. The Minister...
595 COVID-19 cases

With 595 New Infections, Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases Exceed 33,000

The COVID-19 cases in Nigeria have exceeded 33,000 following the confirmation of 595 new infections in the country. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)...
Senator Magnus Abe, Rotimi Amaechi

N’Delta Youths To Senator Abe: Don’t Link Amaechi With Rivers’ Violence

Angry Niger Delta youths have expressed apprehension over the protracted political feuds orchestrated by Senator Magnus Abe, who blamed supporters of the Minister of...
Coronavirus

Nigeria Records 460 New Coronavirus Cases, 684 Deaths

Nigeria, Wednesday, recorded 460 new cases of the novel coronavirus, pushing the country’s total caseload to 30,249. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control revealing this...

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Ibom Orange Festival on Display

The Ibom Orange Festival painted Uyo, Akwa Ibom capital red. The event held on September 16 at the prestigious Ibom Unity Park, Udo Udoma...

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9 Ways to Exercise and Burn Calories on a Busy Schedule

In today’s world, it’s easy to get busy. Technology has certainly made our lives easier, but at the same time, that means we can...

Benefits of Walking at Least 30 Minutes Per Day

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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

Health Benefits, Effects of Garden Eggs During Pregnancy

Garden egg is in the family of eggplant used as a food crop in several countries in Africa. It is a small, white fruit with...
Swine flu

Worse Than COVID-19 Is Underway, Chinese Scientists Blow Alarm

As the world battles Coronavirus, a group of infectious diseases researchers are afraid that a new strain of flu viruses discovered among pigs in...

NorthCentral – Malaria, Others Strike Benue Flood Camp

The Benue Flood Camp recently opened for people displaced by the flood disaster in Makurdi town and its environs has been hit by cases...
Prof. Moji Adeyeye, Director-General of NAFDAC

NAFDAC Seizes 35 Containers Of Tramadol Seized At Ports

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has seized no fewer than 35 containers of tramadol at various ports in...

11 Health Benefits of Charcoal

Charcoal is seen as an unwanted product in most homes. After fire burning, charcoal is usually discarded and thrown away even by the user....

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

Nigerian Senate

Senate Passes Bill Prescribing Life Imprisonment For Kidnappers

The Senate on Tuesday passed a bill prescribing life jail for persons found guilty of kidnapping. The life imprisonment is against the provisions of section...
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Covid-19 Could Push 132m People Into Chronic Hunger By End Of 2020, UN

Hunger and malnourishment are increasing around the world as the coronavirus crisis pushes more people into poverty and limits access to healthy diets, according...
Senator Godswill Akpabio

East-West Road Will Be Completed Before December 2020 – Akpabio

The deplorable East-West Road spanning across about four states is to be completed by Niger Dleta Development Commission (NDDC) before December this year, Senator...
Timipre Sylva

FG Still Pays Workers’ Salaries Of Moribund Refineries For 3 Years Now- Minister

Federal Government is said to be paying salaries to workers of moribund refineries in the country for the past three years now. The Minister of...
Supreme Court

Supreme Court Upholds Bayelsa Governor Duoye’s Election

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the appeal filed by a governorship aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party in Bayelsa State,...

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