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African Development Bank Agrees to Independent Probe of President, Adesina

The board of the African Development Bank has agreed to an independent probe of its president, Akinwumi Adesina. This was after the U.S....

Over 3,600 Children Detained by Nigerian Military – Amnesty

Amnesty International has said that more than 3,600 Nigerian children have been detained by the Nigerian military. Relying on data...

Three COVID-19 Drugs Developed in Nigeria Forwarded for Validation

Three COVID-19 herbal cures have been approved and forwarded to relevant authorities for validation, the Presidential Task Force (PTF)...

The Future Awards Africa: Season Hosts, Beating Corona Heroes Across Africa Project Unveiled

Organisers of The Future Awards Africa (TFAA) has unveiled Vimbai Mutinhiri and Taymesan Emmanuel as the season hosts of...

Journalist Questions Zero COVID-19 Case in Cross River State

Fisayo Soyombo, an investigative journalist, has questioned the Cross River State government on the zero COVID-19 case being maintained...

KDSG Extends Partial Lockdown for Another Two Weeks, Market to Open Three Times Weekly

The Kaduna State governor has announced the extension of the partial lockdown in the state for another two weeks. This...

OP-ED | UN Deputy Chief: After COVID-19, Africa can build back better

BY: AMINA J. MOHAMMED | These are challenging times for Africa and the rest of our global village. As of 24...

Popular Musician, Cobhams Asuquo becomes UNICEF Nigeria National Ambassador

To commemorate the 2020 celebration of the Children Day in Nigeria, United Nations Children’s Fund has named award-winning Nigerian...

Forum Seeks Urgent Passage Of Petroleum Industry Bill

By Mayowa Adeniran | The Nigerian National Assembly has been...

Nigeria, Cameroon, others to share World Bank’s $346mn to boost livelihoods in Lake Chad

By Kenneth Afor with agency report Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and...

Lagos Introduces Read Aloud, Lagos Initiative to Promote Reading Culture among Primary School Pupils

The Lagos State Education Ministry has introduced “Read-Aloud, Lagos”, an initiative to improve learning outcomes, as well as inculcate...

Five Edu-Tech Startups Poised To Financially Gain From School’s Shutdown

Nigeria's education sector has been on lockdown for more than two months, and there's no specific time for resumption....

Eid- El- Fitri: Don’t Let Covid-19 Dampen Your Spirit – Buhari To Muslims

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Muslims to keep their spirits up in spite of the COVID-19. The President gave the...

African Development Bank Agrees to Independent Probe of President, Adesina

The board of the African Development Bank has agreed to an...

Over 3,600 Children Detained by Nigerian Military – Amnesty

Amnesty International has said that more than 3,600 Nigerian...

Three COVID-19 Drugs Developed in Nigeria Forwarded for Validation

Three COVID-19 herbal cures have been approved and forwarded...

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African Development Bank Agrees to Independent Probe of President, Adesina

The board of the African Development Bank has agreed to an...

Youth Participation Key to End Open Defecation in Nigeria

“WASHCOM plays significant role in influencing the community to end open defecation and adopt safe hygiene behaviors not only among all households but also in neighboring communities,” said Bioye Ogunjobi, WASH specialist.

AGRIBUSINESS: Way Out For Youth Rural-Urban Migration

By Timilehin Osunde | Research has associated the increase of...

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KDSG Extends Partial Lockdown for Another Two Weeks, Market to Open Three Times Weekly

The Kaduna State governor has announced the extension of the partial lockdown in the state for another two weeks. This...

Forum Seeks Urgent Passage Of Petroleum Industry Bill

By Mayowa Adeniran | The Nigerian National Assembly has been asked to hasten the passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill...

COVID-19: Support African Countries to Avoid Election, Constitutional Crises, Ex-president Jonathan Tells AU, ECOWAS

Staff Writer | OluwaTobi Oyetunde Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, former President of Nigeria and Chairman of Goodluck Jonathan Foundation, has tasked...

#KogiGovElection:Tribunal Affirms Election Of Yahaya Bello As Kogi Governor

The Kogi State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, sitting in Abuja, with a majority judgment of two-to-one affirmed Governor Yahaya...

President Buhari Signs Executive Order Giving Financial Autonomy to State Legislature, Judiciary

President Muhammadu Buhari of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, has signed into law Executive Order No. 10 of 2020...

Catholic Church Gives 425 Isolation Centres To Nigeria

As the number of COVID-19 cases in the country continue to increase, the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria has...

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#Coronavirus: German Minister Commits Suicide Over Covid-19 Financial Worries

The finance minister of Germany’s Hesse state, Thomas Schaefer, has committed suicide over worries...

Buhari To Leave Nigeria For 74th UN General Assembly Today

President Muhammadu Buhari will today depart Nigeria for New York to participate in the...

#Boeing737Max: We will not experience financial fallout from 737 grounding, Says Boeing CEO

Denis Muilenberg, the Chief Executive Officer of Boeing, has said that the company would...

Britain Set to Contribute £90m to Fun Education of Children in Conflict Zone

The United Kingdom is set to make a contribution of £90m to fund education...

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Lagos Introduces Read Aloud, Lagos Initiative to Promote Reading Culture among Primary School Pupils

The Lagos State Education Ministry has introduced “Read-Aloud, Lagos”,...

Health Group Lauds Lagos For Creation Of Eko TeleMed, Says Initiative Would Boost Access To Health Care

Mayowa Adeniran | The Lagos State Accountability Mechanism on Maternal...

Sanwo-Olu Commissions New Police Station In Lagos

n response to the growing unrest in the state...

COVID-19: 10 Persons Discharged From Lagos Isolation Centre After Recovery

The Lagos State government on Friday announced the discharge...

Corona Virus: Lagos Discharges 11 Corona Virus Patients

The Lagos State government has announced the release of...

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COVID-19 has Exposed Vulnerability of Many Nigerian Communities, Goodluck Jonathan Foundation Says

The Goodluck Jonathan Foundation (GJF) has said that the outbreak of the pandemic COVID-19 has...

COVID-19: CISLAC Asks Nigeria To Reform Oil Sector As Oil Price Crash Globally

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has urged the Nigerian government to commence a...

NGO Decries Surge in Sexual Abuse Cases

The Amazing Amazon Initiative, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), says that there has been a...

#JusticeForOchanya: Be Proactive, Ensure Late Ochanya’s Rapists Get Punished By Law, Stakeholders Urge Gov. Ortom

Child Rights Activists have called on Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State to ensure...

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Over 3,600 Children Detained by Nigerian Military – Amnesty

Amnesty International has said that more than 3,600 Nigerian children have been detained by...

Popular Musician, Cobhams Asuquo becomes UNICEF Nigeria National Ambassador

To commemorate the 2020 celebration of the Children Day in Nigeria, United Nations Children’s...

COVID-19: #SaveTheChildren Donates N50million Worth Medical Equipment to Lagos, Abuja

The Save the Children International (SCI) Nigeria has donated medical equipment worth N50million to Lagos...

COVID-19: Nigeria’s Oil Earning to Decline by 90%

The earning of Nigeria from crude oil has been projected to decline by 90.0%...

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OP-ED | UN Deputy Chief: After COVID-19, Africa can build back better

BY: AMINA J. MOHAMMED | These are challenging times for...

African Development Bank Agrees to Independent Probe of President, Adesina

The board of the African Development Bank has agreed...