Pantami Declares Allegiance To Al-Qaeda, Supports Global Terrorism

Nigeria’s Minister of Communications, Dr. Isa Ali Pantami has stirred a controversy in a video of his preaching, praising and…

Politics

Brutal Violence In Northern Nigeria Forces Thousands Into Niger

This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Babar Baloch – to whom quoted text may be…

I Am Ready To Waive Immunity To Clear My Name – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says he is ready to waive his constitutional immunity to enable the “most robust adjudication” of…

Nigerian Implicated, Arrested In India

India’s Anti-Narcotics Cell (ANC) has arrested a Nigerian man identified as Hope Uzodima in Mumbai for alleged possession of dangerous…

Business

How Nigeria Spends $1.2bn To Import Fish Annually – Emefiele

The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele says about 1.2 billion dollars worth of fish is…

Thomas Cook Collapse: UK To Repatriate 16,000 People On Fourth Day

Britain’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said more than 70 flights were scheduled for Thursday to bring back 16,000 people to…

NANTS Trains 300 IDPs On Best Agronomic Practices

The National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS) says it has trained 300 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) on best agronomic practices…

Sport

Fraud Case: NFF Officials Dare Court, Refuse To Appear In Court

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday frowned at the refusal of four officials of the Nigeria Football Federal…

Nadal Pulls Out Of Laver Cup With Hand Injury

Rafa Nadal has pulled out of his Laver Cup matches on Sunday due to inflammation in his hand. This would…

‘Its Time To Punish Racists’ – FIFA Urges Italy

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has urged Italian soccer authorities to hand out stadium bans for supporters guilty of racism after…

Oped

Sadiya Umar Farooq: As The Amazon Soars Higher . . .

Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farooq doesn’t need any introduction, her visible imprints and pedigree in the public sector have for long…

Health

UNICEF Worries Over Malnutrition Threat In Borno, Yobe

United Nations International Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has raised concerns over severe acute malnutrition threat in some northern states, especially Borno,…

Expose

Lawlessness Double Displaced From NW Nigeria To 40,000: UNHCR

Worsening violence has doubled the number of people displaced from northwest Nigeria to some 40,000 over the past four months,…

Technology

Instagram launches app for long videos, rivals You Tube

Facebook Inc-owned social network Instagram launched a mobile app on Wednesday dedicated to user-generated videos up to an hour long,…

Agriculture

Experts make case for alternative medicine

Some experts have called on all tiers of government in Nigeria to pay more attention to alternative and herbal medicine…