Senate seeks ban on Ethiopian airline flights

The Senate has urged the Federal government to place a temporary ban on Ethiopian Airline flights, to check further spread of Coronavirus (Covid-19) to Nigeria. The call, according to the Chairman Senate... Read more »

Coronavirus: Israeli researchers announce breakthrough on vaccine

Some researchers at the Migal Galilee Research Institute (MIGAL) in Israel say they have developed an effective vaccine against avian coronavirus infectious bronchitis virus (IBV), and will soon create a human vaccine... Read more »

Coronavirus: WHO raises the alarm, fears global spread

The rapid spread of coronavirus has raised fears of a pandemic, with five countries reporting their first cases and the World Health Organisation (WHO) warning it could spread worldwide. Switzerland had cancelled... Read more »

Ihedioha debunks rumoured withdrawal of review suit from Supreme Court

The former governor of Imo State, Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, has dismissed rumours that he was planning to withdraw his application for review of the January 14 Supreme Court ruling that sacked him... Read more »

Buhari suspends Dokubo as Amnesty boss

Approves Oyo-Ita’s retirement President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the suspension of the Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Professor Charles Dokubo, following a series of petitions over alleged corrupt practices. On the... Read more »

Akwa Ibom leaders query rationale for NNPC’s ‘Special Projects’ in North

Elders on the platform of Akwa Ibom Leaders Vanguard, have questioned the rationale behind the location of a petrochemical refinery in Daura, Kastina State, the country home of President Muhammadu Buhari, while... Read more »

COVID19: Disease control centre deploys rapid response teams to Lagos

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has deployed its Rapid Response Teams to support the Lagos State government, following Nigeria’s first reported case of the Coronavirus (COVID19). The Director General of... Read more »

Revealed! Senators’ monthly salary

Senator Ajibola Bashiru (APC-Osun Central) has sensationally disclosed that senators in Nigeria earn less than N1million per month. Senator Bashiru made the disclosure on Thursday while speaking on the sideline of a... Read more »

Imo: Ihedioha’s supporters pray ahead of Supreme Court’s judgment review

Supporters of sacked Imo State governor Emeka Ihedioha have resorted to prayers ahead of Monday’s review of the Supreme Court judgment. They have so far held interdenominational prayer session in Owerri, to... Read more »

Ighalo, first Nigerian to score for Man U

It was a special night for Odion Ighalo on Thursday as he got his first goal for Manchester United during a comprehensive 5-0 thumbing of Club Brugge in the second leg of... Read more »
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