$750m oil stolen in 2019, says NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has said the nation lost about $750m to crude oil theft in 2019. The Group Managing Director, NNPC, Mallam Mele Kyari, who disclosed this on Tuesday, decried the growing activities of oil thieves and pirates which he described as a threat to the operations of the corporation. Kyari spoke to […]

US Visa Ban on Nigerians Not Permanent, Says Ambassador

The United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Ms. Mary Beth Leonard, has said the recent ban on the granting of fresh residency visa to Nigerians is not permanent but subject to review if certain conditions are met. She said the ban was based on the United States’ concerns for information sharing between Washington and Abuja and […]

Assailants kill Aso Rock director, set body on fire

An Assistant Director attached to the State House, Abuja, Laetitia Dagan, has been killed by yet-to-be identified assailants. Dagan was said to have been killed in her apartment in Galadimawa, Abuja, on Monday shortly after she returned from work. The 47-year-old Plateau State indigene was said to have left her office in the Presidential Villa, […]

Lassa fever spreads in Lagos

Case isolated at LUTH LASG calls for calm, advises public on safety precautions Lagos has recorded a case of Lassa fever currently raging in 19 other states in the country. Announcing the development on Wednesday morning, the State Commissioner for Health Prof, Akin Abayomi confirmed that the patient is currently in isolation at the Lagos […]

FG plans 35m tree seedling planting

Afforestation is the process of planting trees, or sowing seeds, in a barren land devoid of any trees to create a forest. Oladele made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Abuja. He said that President Muhammad Buhari had promised to plant 35 million trees and there […]

India- WhatsApp is expected to get these new features soon

WhatsApp is constantly adding new features to make the messaging platform more functional and secure for its billions of users. Over the past few weeks, we have seen the introduction of the dark mode, in-app payments, biometric authentication, and new group privacy controls. However, several new features and changes are on the cards and here […]

Women, others tackle ASUU for opposing sexual harassment bill

Various women groups and members of the National Association of Nigerian Students vehemently kicked against moves by the Academic Staff Union of Universities to shut down the anti-sexual harassment bill at a public hearing organised by the Senate on Monday. The Senate Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters coordinated the session which was […]

Blac Chyna’s Mom gets Married for the Fifth Time

Blac Chyna’s mom Tokyo Toni remarries her ex-husband Marcellus Hunter in a small civil ceremony which held in California over the weekend and it’s her 5th Wedding (photos and Video) Her daughter, Blac Chyna, who couldn’t attend the ceremony watched as her mom got married for the fifth time via IG Live from Dubai.   View […]

Pastor Adeboye warns single men against wives who can’t cook

Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God has warned single men to be careful while choosing a wife, he said on his twitter “my sons, don’t marry a lady who cannot cook. She needs to know how to do chores and cook because you cannot afford to be […]

Apongbon Market in Lagos Gutted in Fire

A fire outbreak gutted sections of the popular Apongbon Market in Lagos today Sunday February 16th. This comes weeks after the Balogun market was also gutted by fire. The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, said that eight shops were destroyed by a fire outbreak in Apongbon Under Bridge Market in […]