28 persons identified, quarantined after contact with coronavirus patient in Ogun

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has said the company the Italian diagnosed with coronavirus visited…

CORONAVIRUS: Facebook To Work With Nigeria To Check False, Misleading Reports

The social networking site, Facebook, has pledged to partner with Federal Government to check the spread…

Eliminating extreme poverty requires urgent focus on fragile and conflict-affected countries – World Bank

People, Peace, Prosperity   CONTEXT While extreme poverty is going down around the world, it is…

FCTA restates ban on street begging

… PERM SEC CALLS FOR SYNERGY AMONGST SECURITY AGENCIES The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has…

America and The New Spheres of Influence: Sharing the Globe With Other Great Powers

By Graham Allison March/April 2020   *Influencers: at the Yalta conference, 1945U.S. National Archives / Alamy Stock Photo*…

Coronavirus: NAHCON suspends Umrah to Saudi Arabia

SUSPENSION OF UMRAH VISITS  By Fatima Sanda Usara The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) hereby…

Coronavirus: Prevention & Treatment

Prevention There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The best way to…

Breaking: Nigeria confirms first case of coronavirus

“He fell ill on the 26th February and was transferred to Lagos State Biosecurity Facilities for…

We’ll Turn National Gallery of Art to wealth creation, employment generation agency– DG

By Demola Abimboye The Director General of the National Gallery of Art, NGA, Simon Odey Ikpakronyi…

DEFUNCT GULF BANK: NDIC WINS N1.4BN DEBT RECOVERY CASE AGAINST DEBTOR

BY ONYEKA AJUMOBI ONOCHIE In its capacity as official liquidator, the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC)…

Kwara by-Election: Two Out of 8 Parties Bow Out

By Joe Adedeji, Ilorin Two out of eight political parties that signified intentions to take part…

Nasarawa United FC expresses grief over deaths of player, administrator and coach

The Management of Nasarawa United Football Club has expressed her grief at the deaths of Remo…

Alleged pension fraud: Absence of EFCC lawyer stalls Faisal Maina’s trial

The absence of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)’s counsel, Mohammed Abubakar, in the Federal…

Okowa condoles Rita Lori-Ogbebor over husband’s death

Delta Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, today sent condolences to frontline Itsekiri leader, Chief (Mrs.) Rita Lori-Ogbebor,…

Coronavirus: Nigerians in China thank FG

Sequel to the various interventions of the Federal Government to the welfare of Nigerians in China…

Okezie Ikpeazu emerges deputy Chairman of PDP Govs’ forum, as party harps on cohesion

Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has emerged as the Deputy Chairman of the Peoples…

Why we defend suspects charged with crimes, corruption – Kanu Agabi SAN

Chief Kanu Agabi, SAN, former Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, on…

$53m debt: Court advises CBN Governor, others to explore out-of-court settlement 

Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, advised Godwin Emefiele, Central Bank…

Open Letter to the Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola- By Afe Babalola, SAN

Since the colonial days, Ekiti State has been landlocked, airport-locked, railwaylocked, industrylocked and powerlocked, a development…

Coronavirus: Management of Lagos hospital where Chinese patient was admitted speaks

“The Reddington team acted in a highly professional manner and in absolute compliance with international standards.…