A civil rights group based in Benin, Edo State, Talakawa's Parliament, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the service chiefs for inefficiency especially as insecurity worsens in Nigeria. The group made the call while embarking on a peaceful demonstration to register their displeasure over the killing of innocent Nigerians especially Christians by Boko Haram terrorists in the...
Following a report by SaharaReporters detailing how prices of hand sanitisers and face masks had been significantly increased by some pharmacies and supermarkets in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, the Federal Competition Consumer Protection Commission has said that it would sanction anyone found to be in the practice. In a statement on Sunday by Chief Executive of FCCPC, Babatunde Irukera, the agency said...
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Download on your Phone, Tablet and Computer Namenj is a Nigerian Afropop and Afrobeats singer and songwriter from Nigeria. In 2015, He recorded a cover of Adekunle Gold's sensational hit "Orente" in ...
Families now displaced as Lake Victoria overflowsMactilda Mbenywe 01st Mar 2020 12:00:00 GMT +0300A flooded home at Kanyagilo village in Nyando, Kisumu County. Residents have now relocated to Kanyagilo Evacuation Camp.More than 1,600 acres of food crops have been destroyed and over 600 families displaced following rising water levels in Lake Victoria, resulting...
Lafarge Africa Plc, a cement manufacturer company in Ogun State has explained why the firm invited an Italian, who was later diagnosed with coronavirus, to Nigeria. The company through its Industrial Director, Segun Soyoye, said the Italian came to Lafarge facilities at Ewekoro to inspect some installations of machines bought from a Swedish firm. He disclosed this at their facility...
Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa State has warned members of the opposition All Progressives Congress, APC, that he will now deploy the full weight of the law if they refuse to accept his olive branch.The Governor, who said the opposition party must realise that he is now on the seat of power, also donated the N40 million awarded...
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has released the fourth public health advisory and advised Nigerians on the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.The Director-General of NCDC, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that following confirmation of the first case in Nigeria, the FMoH through NCDC had activated a national Emergency Operations Centre(EOC) at the...
Former Manchester United and Manchester City player, Owen Hargreaves, has advised Liverpool to sign Watford midfielder, Abdoulaye Doucoure, following the Reds’ Premier League 3-0 defeat against Nigel Pearson’s men on Saturday.Owen believes Doucoure can play in Liverpool’s midfield because he can provide assists and score goals. According to him, the 27-year-old is one of the most influential midfielders in...
Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) is working with all stakeholders to harmonise preventive measures taken against the coronavirus at the country’s airports. Musa Nuhu, the newly appointed Director-General, NCAA, revealed this in a statement in Lagos on Sunday. Mr Nuhu explained that this is to contain the spread following the confirmed case of an Italian that came in through the...
Nigerian Dancer, KaffyPopular Nigerian dancer, Kaffy has taken a swipe at an Internet troll who tried throwing a jab at her.The dancer had shared a photo of herself with two men who she identified as fans who wanted to take pictures with her.While she used her phone to take the pictures, she shared it so that they could...