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IBB Ladies Golf open tourney ends today

The 22nd edition of the Ladies Open Golf Championship will today come to an end after three days of action at the IBB International...

Waltersmith’s modular refinery 98% complete, says CEO

’Femi Asu Waltersmith Petroman Oil Limited has said the construction of its modular refinery is about 98 per cent complete. The indigenous oil company is building...

Gunmen abduct Nasarawa permanent secretary in midnight attack

Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works in Nasarawa State, Alhaji Jibrin Giza, was in the early hours of Sunday, abducted by yet-to-be-identified gunmen. Commissioner of Police...

How Neglected Nigerian oil producing community got tap water first time in decades

A 24-year-old Nigerian woman, Remarkable Mary, in August last year made a record achievement in her humanitarian work – she built a borehole water...

How Nwogu committee helped nab Rivers serial killing suspect

News of a serial killer on the loose in Port Harcourt gained traction in September of 2019 after some ladies were found lifeless in...

Insecurity: Presidency Cautions Opposition over Planned Protest

Chuks Okocha and Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja An alleged plan to stage public protests tomorrow on the state of insecurity in the country has drawn...

With self-discipline you can succeed in everything ― Cleric

The Parish Priest, Church of Immaculate Conception (CIC), Zaramaganda Jos, Rev. Fr David Ajang, says with self-discipline all humans, particularly Christians, will succeed in...

Man jailed in Gombe for selling adulterated fertiliser

CHIMA AZUBUIKE Justice Fatima Musa of the Gombe State High Court 13, has sentenced one Usman Shagari, to one year’s imprisonment for the production and...

Pitfalls Edo PDP must avoid – Igbuma

  THOMAS Igbuma, a PDP member in Owan East Local Government Area of Edo State, in his reaction to the current intrigues ahead of the...

IBRAHIM ALHASSAN: Watch out, my Super Eagles’ time is coming

Former Nigeria U-17 and U-20 playmaker Ibrahim Alhassan Mu’azzam enjoys being likened to erstwhile Super Eagles captain Kanu Nwankwo. Standing at 6-foot 3 and...

Community policing will complement security efforts ― BMO

The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) says community policing will assist in complementing Federal Government security efforts to sniff out criminal elements in the country. BMO...

Roland Garros To Be Federer’s Only 2020 Clay Tournament

A first Masters title in Rome won’t be in the cards for Roger Federer this spring, nor will a third clay Masters title in...

There Should Be Regulation On Harmful Content- Zuckerberg

Facebook (FB.O) Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said harmful online content should be regulated, adding that his company should be treated with a framework in...

Five China Travellers Test Negative For COVID-19 In Nigeria – NCDC

BEVERLY HILLS, February 16, (THEWILL) – The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has revealed that five returning travellers from China into the country have...

Buhari could not achieve more because Nigeria does not have money – BMOO

The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has said Nigeria does not have money. BMO Chairman, Niyi Akinsiju, stated this on Sunday at the News Agency of...

Interrogating the NDDC N346bn Budget

The Interim Management Committee of the Niger Delta Development Commission appeared before the senate last week to defend its budget proposal, reports Deji Elumoye The Senate...

Shekau threatens communications minister, mocks Buhari in new video

John Alechenu and Ihuoma Chiedozie Factional leader of Boko Haram terrorist group, Abubakar Shekau, has threatened to ‘‘deal’’ with the Minister of Communications, Dr Isa...

Four new Love Guests enter ‘Ultimate Love’ pad

It was a Valentine surprise over at the Love Pad as four new Love Guests made their grand entrance Thursday afternoon bringing the total...

Reworked Charges In Chicago Cite Another R. Kelly Accuser

An updated federal indictment against R. Kelly unsealed Friday in Chicago includes sex abuse allegations involving a new accuser, adding to the jailed singer’s...

Kidnapping now lucrative than any other business — Namdas, Chairman, Reps committee on army

The House recently passed a resolution that the service chiefs should resign or be sacked by the President. Is the call the best solution...

Barca edge out Getafe to move level with Real at top of La Liga

Barcelona went level on points with La Liga leaders Real Madrid after grinding out a narrow win over Getafe. Allan Nyom appeared to put third-placed...

Man jumps into Lagos lagoon

A 22 years old man Daibo Toju Davies Saturday, jumped into the lagoon on the 3rd Mainland bridge inward Adeniji Adele Road, Lagos State...

Nigeria not ripe for Diaspora, electronic voting — INEC, Senate

Our Correspondents The Senate on Friday listed certain arrangements that must be in place before it could come up with necessary legislation that would enable...

Ogun Community Accuses Methodist Mission of Obtaining its Land By Fraud

Tobi Soniyi The Efure community, in Offin Sagamu has filed a suit against Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Association Limited seeking to set aside a ninety nine year lease of...

Abacha loot: Buhari given 7 days to disclose how recovered funds were spent since 1999

The Scio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, on Sunday gave the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government seven days ultimatum to disclose how it has...

Iran’s parliament: what you need to know

Conservatives are expected to make a resurgence next Friday when Iranians elect a new parliament, a legislative chamber that shapes debate in the Islamic...

Nigerian youths best vanguard to tackle corruption ― NYSC DG 

THE Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim has said the best option to tackle corruption from the root is to use...

Why Jigawa plans production of more tree seedlings

The Jigawa Government said it would improve its plants’ nursery centres to enhance production of quality tree seedlings. Alhaji Baba Chai-Chai, the state Commissioner for...

Shekau Threatens Buhari, Pantami In New Video

Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Boko Haram sect, has issued a threat to Isa Pantami, minister of com­munication and digital economy. According to an online media,...

He helped me win the 2015 elections – Buhari says of El Rufai

President Muhammadu Buhari felicitated with the executive governor of Kaduna State, Gov. Nasir El Rufai on his 60th birthday. The celebratory message was sent by...

Oshiomhole donates 200 bags of rice to IDPs in Taraba

The National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has donated two hundred bags of rice to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs)...

Cheptegei Breaks 5km World Record

  Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei lowered the 5km world record on Sunday with a time of 12 minutes 51 seconds and revealed he had set out...

Where is Senator Ademola Adeleke?

Isaac Oguntoye  0806 948 9893 A former Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate in Osun State and senator who represented the Osun-West Senatorial district until...

APC’s latest peace effort

Last Tuesday’s inauguration of the reconstituted National Reconciliation Committee of the governing All Progressives Congress will rank as one of the important moments of...

Ibinabo Abam: Child motivational speaker, word artiste

My name is Ibinabo Abam. I am seven years old. I am in year Two. I am a student, a child motivational speaker and...

U.S. Democratic rivals tell billionaire Bloomberg: Let’s debate

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two U.S. Democratic presidential candidates said on Sunday they would welcome the chance to square off against billionaire Michael Bloomberg if...

Lawan Seeks Partnership On Yobe Fishing, Cultural Festival

President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, has urged Ministries and Agencies of government, as well as Corporate bodies to partner the Yobe State...

‘Disown them:’ Biden criticizes Sanders for supporters’ online attacks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday criticised the conduct of online supporters of Senator Bernie Sanders, saying his rival...

Coronavirus latest: 80 year-old Chinese dies in France

An 80-year-old Chinese tourist infected with the coronavirus has died in France, the first fatality in Europe and the fourth outside mainland China from...

Police arrest nine suspected cultists in Ikorodu

Nine suspected cultists including an alleged Aiye kingpin Sikiru Samuel alias Samora have been arrested by the police in Lagos. Samuel, 24, was arrested at...

Armed herdsmen in Army uniform kill eight in Delta communities

No fewer than eight persons mostly farmers have been allegedly killed by suspected herdsmen dressed in Army uniform in Delta. The killing took place at...

Disco earmarks N1bn for power evacuation project

Okechukwu Nnodim Abuja Electricity Distribution Company has announced its readiness to complete the N1.04bn power evacuation project designed to improve power supply in Nasarawa State...

Why we are releasing rehabilitated Boko Haram fighters – Military

The Defence Headquarters says it has rehabilitated and is releasing former Boko Haram fighters as a shift from the use of arms and weapons...

EPL: N’Golo Kante issues warning to Man Utd ahead of Chelsea clash

Chelsea midfielder, N’Golo Kante, has warned Manchester United that Frank Lampard’s men want to increase their points gap on the Premier League table when...

No Nigerian Political Party Is Built On Sound Ideology – Oyedepo

Akogun Iyiola Oyedepo, a lawyer, politician and founder, Nation’s Leadership Institute, is a principal player in the Governor Abdulrahaman Abdulrazak administration in Kwara State,...

Saudi women smoke in public to ‘complete’ their freedom

Rima settles in a chair at an upscale Riyadh cafe, looks around carefully, and seeing no one she recognises, drags on her electronic cigarette...

Former DOJ officials call on U.S. Attorney General Barr to resign

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 1,000 former U.S. Justice Department officials on Sunday called for Attorney General William Barr to resign over his handling...

Actress Mercy Macjoe hones film-making skill in New York

Beautiful Nollywood actress has been missing in action in few past months, but all for a good reason. The actress, who spoke to Potpourri...

Liverpool tighten grip on EPL table with Norwich defeat

(Reuters/NAN) Liverpool’s Sadio Mane marked his return from injury with a late goal to break Norwich City’s resistance on Saturday. His goal helped them to...

Gombe gov celebrates el-Rufa’i at 60

Gombe State Governor,  Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, has felicitated with his Kaduna State counterpart, Malam Nasir Ahmad el-Rufa’i as he turns 60 today. In a...

Fire Guts Apongbon Market

Chiemelie Ezeobi Fire outbreak has gutted some sections of the popular Apongbon Market, at the Ebute Ero area of Lagos.  The fire which started at...

Magu wants youths involved in fight against corruption

DAUD OLATUNJI Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, has called on Nigerian youths to join the Federal Government in the fight...

COVID-19 new infections drop in China for the third day

The number of new cases from China’s coronavirus epidemic dropped for a third consecutive day on Sunday, but the death toll jumped to 1,665...

Achievers varsity rusticates 22 students over exam malpractices

Peter Dada No fewer than 22 students of the Achievers University, Owo, Ondo State have been rusticated following their involvement in examination malpractices. The Pro Chancellor...

Imo guber: S/Court sits on Tuesday over Ihedioha’s, PDP’s application seeking setting aside judgment

The Supreme Court has slated Tuesday, February 18 to commence hearing of an application brought before it by the sacked governor of Imo State,...