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SIR JIMI SOLANKE – A RECIPIENT OF LIFETIME MUSIC ACHIEVERS AWARD, By Sir Semoore...

*SIR JIMI SOLANKE - A RECIPIENT OF LIFETIME MUSIC ACHIEVERS AWARD.* It was few days to the 4th edition of the Methodist Church Ijebu Diocese Choral Music Competition when the Board of...

Nigerians to monetize their Instagram, Facebook accounts from June, as Meta Team Visits Tinubu

A team from Meta, owners of Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and Threads, visited Nigeria’s President, Bola Tinubu on Thursday and made a big announcement regarding monetisation for its photo sharing platform. The Meta’s team, led by...

PDP makes N259 Million in Sale of Forms to Ondo governorship Aspirants, adopts indirect...

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has successfully accumulated a sum of N259 million through the sale of Nomination and Expression of Interest forms to seven gubernatorial hopefuls in Ondo State. Scheduled for November...

N11.1bn Allocated for Tackling Malnutrition in Gombe, a worthy Spending, Says UNICEF

The Bauchi Field Office of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has described the investment of over N11.1billion in tackling malnutrition in the next four years by the Gombe State...

Everyone Should grow Something’, Says Remi Tinubu, calls for increased efforts in agriculture

In a call for increased involvement in agriculture, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, the First Lady of Nigeria has called on Nigerians to start cultivating food locally, stating, "We can produce our...

SON Arraigns Traders for Allegedly Producing Fake Hair Attachments in Lagos

The Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) arraigned two traders before the Federal High Court in Lagos over allegations of collaborating to produce counterfeit X-pression hair attachments. The two traders, Ike Afam...

CJN to receive N5.39m Monthly Pay as Reps Passes Judicial Salaries Bill

The House of Representatives has given the green light to a bill aimed at enhancing remuneration packages of judicial officials throughout Nigeria. The bill, championed by President Bola Tinubu and...

Access Bank set to Acquire National Bank of Kenya

Access Bank has made a strategic move to acquire the National Bank of Kenya from the KCB Group, marking its second significant acquisition of a Kenyan bank in less than...

Senate Pass Student Loan Act 2024

The Nigerian Senate has passed the Student Loan, Access to Higher Education, Act 2024. This resolution followed its consideration of the report of the senate committee on tertiary institutions and TETFUND. The chairman of the committee,...

US Unveils Educational and Cultural Programs in Lagos

The United States has launched three culture and education programmes in Nigeria. Assistant Secretary for Culture and Education at the Department of State, Lee Satterfield, made this known at the University of Lagos on...

Court Defers Philip Shaibu Impeachment Case till April 15

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Wednesday, deferred hearing of a suit the Deputy Governor of Edo State, Mr. Philip Shaibu, filed to stop the move by the State House of Assembly...

Millions lost as Fire guts Idumota Market in Lagos

A fire broke at the intersection of Nnamdi Azikiwe and Docemo in Idumota, Lagos Island, Lagos State on Wednesday. The state Fire and Rescue Service took to their X handle to confirm the incident, saying...

NLC Pickets Labour Party Headquarters, Demands Abure’s Resignation

Tension escalated at the Labour Party's national headquarters in Abuja on Wednesday as members of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) staged a protest, demanding the immediate resignation of Julius Abure as the party's national...

Tension in Abeokuta as Transport Unions, NURTW, OGSPAM, Clashes over revenue collection

Parts of Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State, was plunged into chaos, Monday, as members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) clashed with the Ogun State Parks...

More Troubles for Binance as Court Orders it release list of top users in...

Prominent cryptocurrency firm, Binance, has been mandated by the Federal High Court in Abuja to disclose comprehensive data regarding its top Nigerian users to the Economic and Financial Crimes...

NLC Backs NASU, SSANU, Demands Immediate Payment Of Witheld Salaries

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has said it is in support of the ongoing strike by the Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational (NASU) and associated institutions of the Senior Staff...

Okuama Communal Clash : 11 Killed as Troops raze Igbomotoru

Troops of the Nigerian Army have stormed Igbomotoru community in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, razing houses and allegedly killing about 11 people. The action is sequel to last week’s killing of...

Voice and Data Service are Back to Normal, Says NCC After Undersea Cable cuts

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said on Monday, that voice and data services have been restored after outage due to cuts in undersea cable along the Cote d’Ivoire and Senegal...

Tinubu Predicts Victory for APC in September 2024 Edo Guber

President Bola Tinubu has declared that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will emerge victorious in the September 2024 gubernatorial election in Edo State. The president made this statement while presenting...

Wike Requests N500 Billion Loan to finance 2024 Budget

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike, has petitioned the House of Representatives to ratify a N500 billion loan aimed at financing the N1.147 trillion budget earmarked...

Gov Sule to Obi : ‘Politics is Over, Support Tinubu’

Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Sule, has called on the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) in the last election, Peter Obi, to support President Bola Tinubu in the task...

Edo APC Crisis : Oshiomole Finally Extends Congratulations to Okpebholo After Primaries

Former Edo State Governor Congratulates APC Gubernatorial Candidate Headline 2: Senator Oshiomhole Extends Olive Branch to Okpebholo After Party Primaries In a move aimed at fostering reconciliation within the Edo...

Delta Clash : ‘You have no right to order military to fish out perpetrators’,...

Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Barrister Femi Falana has criticized President Bola Ahmed Tinubu for ordering the Nigerian Army to fish out the perpetrators of the crime committed against its personnel in Delta state. This...

35 Terrorists Killed as Boko Haram Suffers Losses in Clash with ISWAP

No fewer than 35 fighters of the Boko Haram Buduma terrorists faction were killed in a series of deadly clashes with the Islamic State of the West African Province (ISWAP) group in the shores...

History As Tinubu Names Zubaida First Female NEMA DG

President Bola Tinubu has appointed Zubaida Umar as the director-general (DG) of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), marking a historic milestone for the agency The presidential spokesperson, Ajuri Ngelale, made the announcement via...

PDP Demands Probe into alleged N3trn padding of 2024 Budget

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked President Bola Tinubu to order an open investigation into the allegation that the 2024 budget was padded by N3 trillion. Last week, Abdul Ningi,...

Olubadan Laid to rest in Ancestral home

The late Olubadan of Ibadanland, His Royal Highness Oba Lekan Balogun, Alli Okunmade II, has been laid to rest at his ancestral home in Aliiwo. The beloved monarch, who ruled Ibadanland for two years, breathed...

UNICEF Advocates for Increased Government Funding for Child Welfare

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has stressed on the need for governments at all levels to increase budgetary allocation for children-focused interventions. The UNICEF Social Policy Specialist, Bauchi Field Office,...

UN Raises Alarm over Mass Kidnapping in Nigeria, Urges Probe

The United Nations voiced alarm Friday after recent mass kidnappings in Nigeria of hundreds of children and others, calling for investigations to ensure the perpetrators are brought to justice. Criminal gangs...

Economic Woes Deepen as Nigeria’s Inflation Surges to 31.70% in February

Nigeria is facing a steep climb in inflation as the latest data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), released on Friday, reveals a surge to 31.70% in February. The...

Ogun State Gov’t Partners Germany on Food Production Amid Nationwide food Crisis

Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, on Thursday called for the exploration of available partnership options between Germany and the state in the area of food production as a way of...

Custom Seizes Arms, Military Uniform from Smugglers at Lagos Port

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Tin-Can Island Command, has intercepted some arms and ammunition allegedly being smuggled into the country by some criminals. A source within the service told Channels Television...

Bagudu backs NASS for Increasing 2024 Budget, says action is legal

The Minister of Budget and Economic Planning, Senator Atiku Bagudu, has said that the National Assembly's recent adjustments to the 2024 budget were within legal bounds, noting a longstanding practice that dates back to...

MTN group Appeals to Customers, Says Multiple Breaks in Undersea Cables responsible for service...

Telecommunication Service Provider, MTN Group, has reported that service disruptions in multiple West African countries, is as a result of breaks in multiple major undersea cables. The Telecom services said this...

Tinubu Approves Conversion of Federal College of Dental Technology to Varsity

President Bola Tinubu has approved the conversion of the Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy, Enugu, to a full-fledged University of Allied Health Sciences. A...

Bayelsa Gov Tribunal Announce Date to adopt final briefs

The Bayelsa State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has fixed April 22 for parties to adopt their final briefs of argument in the petition of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and...

Senate Spokesman Lashes PDP Over Calls for Akpabio’s Resignation

The Spokesman for the Senate, Senator Yemi Adaramodu, has berated the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for calling for the resignation of Senate President Godswill Akpabio over what he described as unfounded claim of N3.7trn...

FG to Invest $1bn to Rehabilitate Aging Ports

The Nigerian government has announced plans to invest $1 billion to rehabilitate and modernize the nation's aging port infrastructure. This was revealed by the Minister of Marine and Blue Economy, Gboyega Oyetola. According to Oyetola,...

Tinubu Approves Relocation of NACA to Health Ministry

President Bola Tinubu has approved the relocation of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) to the Federal Ministry of Health and Social Welfare. Up until now, NACA was...

Nigeria takes Lead in Africa Health Security as Tinubu Picks Abuja for CDC Regional...

President Bola Tinubu has picked Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, as the location for the establishment of the regional coordinating centre of the Africa Centre for Disease Control, Africa-CDC. President Tinubu is the African Union Champion for...

Lawmakers to re-enact Student Loan Law

President Bola Tinubu has asked the national assembly to repeal and reenact the student loan law. Tajudeen Abbas, speaker of the house of representatives, read the president’s letter during plenary on Thursday. The...

Amid Widespread Hardship Ogun State Gov’t Disburses N10,000 Cash Rewards to Students in Need

The Ogun State government has begun disbursing N10,000 cash rewards to 100,000 primary and secondary school students across more than 2,000 public schools in the state’s four divisions. This was posted...

Access Holdings Announce return of Aig-Imoukhuede as Board Chairman

In a move signalling a significant shift in leadership, Access Holdings Plc has announced the return of Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, CFR, as its Non-Executive Chairman, replacing Mr. Abubakar Jimoh. Mr. Jimoh, the erstwhile Chairman,...

ISISD,NIJ Interface With Female Students At Women’s Day Celebrations

The Initiative For Social Impact And Sustainable Development (ISISD) in conjunction with the Nigerian Institute Of Journalism(NIJ), held an interactive session with female students of NIJ as part of activities commemorating the...

Labour Kicks Against Implementation Of Oronsaye Report

The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, says the Federal Government must review the Oronsaye Report before implementation, or be ready to face stiff opposition. President of the...

Just In: SSANU, NASU issue one week strike notice

Two non-teaching staff unions of Nigerian public universities have issued a one week strike notice to the Federal Government to pay their four months withheld salaries.The two unions are the Senior Staff...

Air Peace Gifts Lucky Nigerians London Flight Tickets

West and Central Africa’s largest airline, Air Peace, has gifted six Nigerians return tickets to London at the recently held Silverbird Man of the Year Awards.The six Nigerians emerged winners of a...

House of Reps miffed as Binance Executives shun Committee On Financial Crimes

The House of Representatives, on Monday, said it would invoked its powers to subpoena and arrest executives of Binance Company, over failure to appear in an investigation hearing by its Committee on...

Court strikes out unlawful fx operations case against 19 BDCs

A Federal High Court in Lagos has struck out the charges of conspiracy and unlawful operation of forex trading against 19 Bureau De Change (BDC) Operators.The defendants include Ibrahim Jubril, Abdullahi Abubakar,...

Sad to know war-torn Ukraine now donates food to Nigeria- Peter Obi

Amidst the food price hike and economic hardship besetting the nation, the government of Ukraine recently donated 25,000 tonnes of wheat as emergency food assistance to 1.3 million vulnerable, crisis-affected people in...

Nigeria Police responsible for tracking criminals through NIN- NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it is the duty of the Nigeria Police Force to track bandits and kidnappers using the National Identification Numbers (NINs) of victims linked with their SIM...

FG begins nationwide grains’ distribution

FG begins nationwide grains'distributionThe Federal Government will begin the distribution of grains nationwide to cushion the impacts of the hardship in Nigeria. Minister of Agriculture and Food Security Senator...

12-year-old boy abducted, used as ‘collateral’ for two bags of rice in Lagos

12-year old Junior Secondary School (JSS-2) student, (name withheld), who was allegedly used to buy two bags of rice by suspected kidnappers has been found. His father, Pastor Joshua...

What Should We Tell Mr. President? (2)

By Muhammad Sagagi “The President must be told that these combative postures and potentially destructive actions of state actors will create more uncertainty in the business environment leaving local...

How Banks Can Help Overcome Vices Worsening Nigeria’s Economic Crises- Financial Expert

AISHAT JELEEL-OJUADE is a graduate of the University of Ilorin where she studied accounting. She also holds an MBA from same institution and has spent over 20 years in the banking industry...

FirstNigeriaTV News Headlines 29/02/2024

Orosanye report implementation would have made governance efficient, cost-effective, and productive- Peter Obi Oronsaye Report Outdated, Won't Reduce Governance Cost — Falana

FIRSTBANK REWARDS CUSTOMERS N36M IN SECOND SEASON OF FIRSTMOBILE CASH-OUT PROMO

FirstBank has launched the second season of its Cash Out promo designed to reward users of FirstMobile, its industry-leading mobile banking solution. The FirstBank Cash Out Promo 2.0 which began on...

What Should we tell the President? (1) by Muhammad Sagagi

What should we tell the President?  (1) There is certainly a seeming lack of policy coordination in reform implementation (both vertically - between FG and other tiers, and horizontally...

“I Won’t Set Price Controls” – Tinubu Orders Crackdown on Food Hoarding Instead

President Bola Tinubu has ruled out establishing pricing boards to control spiraling costs of food, saying his administration would rather target those hoarding food and worsening the economy “I will not set a price control...

Tanker Drivers To Halt Operations Monday Due to High Costs, As Subsidy Pains hit...

Amid Nigeria's grapple with subsidy pains, The Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO) has decried the unbearable cost of operation which has made them operate continuously at a loss. They threaten to suspend...

Reactions as Tinubu Appoints Son-In-Law, Oyetunde Ojo, As Federal Housing Authority MD

President Bola Tinubu has appointed his Son-in-law, Mr Oyetunde Ojo as Managing Director, Federal Housing Authority according to a statement on Thursday Ojo who is married with kid(s) to the President’s...

Akeredolu Burial : I wish Akeredolu were Alive to watch me Govern Ondo State...

Ondo State Governor, Lucky Aiyedatiwa, said yesterday that he wished his late predecessor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, were alive to witness his ascent as governor of the state as he has always...

Tinubu Agrees to State Police Establishment, Plans for Food Crisis After Talks With Governors

In a major development, President Bola Tinubu has endorsed setting up state police forces after an urgent meeting with governors on Tuesday that addressed national issues bordering food costs and...

NiMET Forecasts More Heat Across Nigeria in coming days

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) forecasts a hazy weather with thunderstorms across the country from Thursday to Saturday. According to the weather outlook issued on Wednesday, the agency said there would...

Tinubu Appoints CBN’s Cardoso As Chairman, Monetary Policy Committee

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Yemi Cardoso has been appointed as the chairman of the Monetary Policy Committee of the apex bank by President Bola...

NBA Decries Alarming State of Insecurity, Charges FG to declare State of Emergency

While urging for decisive action from President Tinubu, The President of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Yakubu Maikyau (SAN) on Wednesday called on the presidency to declare state of emergency...

Constitution Amendment : Lawmakers Seek to Adopt Parliamentary System of Government by 2031

A group of 60 House members on Wednesday introduced a bill to replace Nigeria's presidential system with a parliamentary model by the year 2031. Led by Rep. Abdulsamad Dasuki, the Parliamentary...

FG Seeks End to Electricity Subsidies Amid Existing Fuel Pains

On the heels of fuel subsidy removal, President Bola Tinubu now aims to stop electricity subsidies due to budget constraints, Power Minister Adebayo revealed on Wednesday. Addressing journalists...

Alleged $6.23m Fraud : Tinubu Directs Interpol to Intercept Three Suspects in Emefiele’s case

President Bola Tinubu requested on Tuesday that the Interpol National Central Bureau place a senior staff of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and two others on Red Notice. This...

Video: Falana Blows Hot on Tinubu led Government, Seeks Social Revolution

Human Rights lawyer, and Senior Advocate Of Nigeria (SAN), at the 18th annual memorial anniversary of Dr. Below Ransome-kuti seeks social change admist recent trend of Scandals and corruption in government spendings The Senior Advocate...

Lagos Fire and Rescue Service Confirms No Casualties in computer village Inferno

Lagos state Director, Fire and Rescue Service, Mrs. Magaret Adeseye has confirmed that there were no casualties in the fire that gutted Computer Village earlier today. Affirming that the situation...

Insecurity: Senate Passes Confidence Vote on Service Chiefs

The Senate passed a vote of confidence on the nation's security chiefs on Tuesday, praising their efforts in tackling insecurity plaguing the country. Senate President Godswill Akpabio made the announcement...

Inflation : FG in Blame Game with PDP Govs, Amid Increasing Economic Hardship

The Federal Government on Tuesday blamed the governors elected under the umbrella of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as part of those who contributed to the economic hardships Nigerians are facing. This Statement...

Inflation : Association of Master Bakers, Caterers Threatens Strike Action, Set Ultimatum for Demands...

Association of Master Bakers and Caterers (AMBCN) said on Tuesday that it will commence a nationwide strike action from 27th February 2024, over skyrocketed price of baking materials and Forex rate that has drastically...

How Branding Transformed My Garri Processing Business into a Profitable Venture – MD, PonyfarmHouse,...

For entrepreneurs who have had to take the long, tasking walk to building successful ventures, it is different stories with a central message: consistently implementing best business practices and a...

NSCDC Impounds 4,200 Litres Of Petrol In Ogun, Vows more Clampdown on Criminal...

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Ogun State Command said on Monday that it seized illegal barrels of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) of about 4,200 litres from Smugglers in Akere, Ipokia...

Valentine’s Day : Practice Safe Sex – NACA Warns Nigerians

In preparation for this year's Valentine Day Celebration, the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) has admonished Nigerians to practice...

Court Declines Ex-Minister, Olu Agunloye Appeal to Stop $6B Fraud Case Against Him by...

A Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Apo, Abuja, has refused to hear the preliminary objection by former Nigerian minister for power, Olu Agunloye who aims to challenge his prosecution on corruption...

Breaking! Nurses Protest “Frustrating” New Certificate Rules in Abuja

Nurses have taken to the streets over new certificate verification guidelines they say will hinder opportunities abroad. Members of the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives filled the Nursing...

Shell Resumes Supply to Port Harcourt Refinery After 5 Years, Deposits 475,000 Barrels Of...

Shell has resumed crude oil shipments to Nigeria's Port Harcourt Refinery after a 5-year suspension, helping advance federal government aims to boost domestic refining capacity. Shell's Bonny Oil and...

Access Bank Confirms Death of CEO, Herbert Wigwe in U.S. Helicopter Crash

Access Holdings has confirmed the death of its Chief Executive Officer, Herbert Wigwe in a helicopter accident in the United States. Wigwe, the driving force behind Nigeria's Access Bank for...

Video: Unilorin Catch-up to hold global assembly next year- ‘Bola Adelaja

The Chief Convener, Unilorin Catch-up, Mr. Bola Adelaja has said that the group would be holding a global assembly of a minimum of 1,000 entrants, next year. He made...

EFCC Declares Emefiele’s Wife, Associates Wanted for Alleged Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has declared Margaret Emefiele, wife of former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele, wanted over alleged financial crimes. Also declared wanted are...

Force Landlords to Collect Monthly Rents – Fashola Urges States to effect Tenancy Reforms

He suggested bringing them down from 3 years to 1 year, or ideally to monthly collections that will coincide with payment of salaries

N500 Million Memo : Tinubu Administration Vows to Root Out “Moles” Leaking classified Info...

The Presidency has called for an investigation into the civil service to identify and remove individuals believed to be leaking sensitive information to opposition parties. This follows a recently leaked memo signed by the...

Why Tinubu Should Have Waited 6 Months Before Ending Fuel Subsidy – Prof. Itse...

Renowned legal expert, Prof Itse Sagay, believes President Bola Tinubu acted hastily in removing fuel subsidies shortly after taking office. He claims a wait for 6 more months would have allowed time to increase...

FirstBank Wins Best Corporate Bank at Euromoney Awards

FirstBank has been named the Best Corporate Bank at the prestigious 2023 Euromoney Awards for Excellence. The leading financial services provider won the coveted award for its commitment to enabling...

Nigeria Mourns as Famed Entertainer, Jimi Solanke, Dies at 82

Legendary Nigerian performer Jimi Solanke passed away early Monday morning at age 82. The iconic dramatist, musician and folk artist succumbed to a brief illness while being rushed to...

Making local transactions in Foreign currency attracts a jail term – CBN warns, says...

Central Bank of Nigeria has issued a warning statement to Nigerians, banning the use of foreign currencies in local transactions within the country. According to its statement, the only legal tender for buisness transactions...

“We Want to Put Our Mining Sector on the Global Map” – Dele Alake,...

Nigeria's Minister of Solid Minerals Development Dele Alake says the country wants to "put our mining sector on the global map" through strategic partnership with the United States. Speaking while receiving U.S. Embassy Charge...

Why national grid collapsed first time this year- TCN tells Nigerians

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has explained reason for the power blackout experienced by Nigerians on Sunday The First ever grid collapse this year happened followed by a blackout across...

Inflation: Residents in Minna Protest Unbearable Costs of Living, Block Major Roads

Frustrated residents of Minna, the capital of Niger State, took to the streets on Monday regarding the skyrocketing costs of living. Hundreds blocked major roads, chanting songs in protest. The prices for essentials...

Attain professional skills before ‘japaing’, FSD Boss advises Nigerian youths

Go-getting and diligent Omowale Ogunrinde is CEO, Field of Skills and Dreams Vocational, Technical and Entrepreneurship Academy, Lagos. In this brief interview with FirstNigeriaTV's Ojomo Olusegun Adebambo, she advises...

‘CBN should introduce liberal monetary policy to make banking more accessible, IT-driven for accelerated...

Modupe Adedoyin James is the Finance and Admin Manager of the Mikada Group of Companies. A fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), member of the Chartered Institute of...

Justice Court not Nollywood cinema, cases real, judgements binding- Judge Funmi Asaolu

Charming, brilliant and unassuming 'Funmi Asaolu is Presiding Judge at the Justice Court, Nigeria. In this exclusive interview with FirstNigeriaTV's Ojomo, Olusegun Adebambo, she speaks on public appraisal of the court's activities,...

Cleric Releases New Book on Attaining God’s Power for Business

Pastor Femi Oluwafemi has launched his latest book, "Lay A Hold On The Power God Wants You To Have For Your Christian Business." The book aims to help Christian business...

World Harvest Bible College, Nigeria opens for 2024 Academic Activities

World Harvest Bible College, a faith based organisation and theological seminary has resumed lectures for 2024, following the completion of admissions for the academic year. WHBC is an evangelical,...

LCDAs at 20 : Why We Spearheaded Creation of LCDA’s in Lagos State –...

20 Years since the creation of 37 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) in Lagos State, Former Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Right Honourable Jokotola Pelumi (2003-2005), recently...

Unity Bank Customer Wins N1m in CashToken Rewards PromoLagos

A Unity Bank customer, Mr. Musa Dayyabu, has emerged winner of One Million Naira in the ongoing cash reward Promo by Unity Bank Plc and CashToken Rewards Africa. CashToken Rewards Africa is a...

Former VP Atiku Media Adviser, Paul Ibe, lays mother to rest

Nze Paul Ibe, Media Adviser to H.E Atiku Abubakar-the former Vice President of Nigeria(1999-2007)-laid the remains of his mother, Lolo Grace Akwaugo Ibe to rest in a solemn mass on Friday, 5th of January,...

FirstBank Posts Strong Q3 Results, Eyes Further Growth

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced it's financial results for the third quarter of 2023, with prospects for its future growth. The bank posted a 79% increase in gross earnings to N922.2...

DECEMBERISSAVYBE: “SICKLE CELL DISEASE COULDN’T STOP ME FROM BECOMING A ROCKSTAR”, ADEKUNLE GOLD INSPIRES YOUTHS...

By Bolaji Israel   Afrobeat’s sensation, Adekunle Gold, popularly known as AG Baby, mesmerised hundreds of music lovers and inspired youths...

UK based, AlterDate movie producer, Yemisi Banjoko-Ogunyemi honours Husband with surprise birthday bash at...

***Please click on the link below to watch the event's video excerpts: 👇👇👇 https://photos.app.goo.gl/ArDeBrk5aLUPTntS8

DECEMBERISSAVYBE: FIRSTBANK SPONSORS KAKADU THE MUSICAL

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced its sponsorship of Kakadu the Musical, a theatre production from the stables of Playhouse Initiative. The play, which is set to return to stage from 28 to 30...

Evergreen Music Company holds 2023 End of Year Yaba Happy Hour Party

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Evergreen Music Company holds 2023 End of Year Yaba Happy Hour Party

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Season’s Greetings from FirstNigeriaTV

Dear valued audience ❤️It's the season of joy, laughter and merriments. As we observe the season's blessings with family and loved ones, we are reminded to spread love , show kindness in...

ACAMB Mourns Transition of Abdul Imoyo its esteemed Publicity Secretary

The Association of Corporate & Marketing Communications Professionals in Banks in Nigeria (ACAMB) is deeply saddened to announce the passing of its esteemed Publicity Secretary, Mr. Abdul Kolawole Imoyo. Mr. Imoyo, a...

Ex-Punch staff launch book on career experiences

By Dayo Emmanuel A book on the experiences of 38 former staff of The Punch Newspaper while working in the company is billed for launch in Lagos on Wednesday,...

DECEMBERISSAVYBE: FIRSTBANK CELEBRATES FEMALE SINGERS, SPONSORS ‘A NIGHT OF QUEENS’ CONCERT

By Bolaji Israel It promises to be a spectacular celebration of extraordinary talent as FirstBank, Nigeria's premier bank takes centre stage as the lead sponsor of the highly anticipated...

Motorists take on repairs of damaged Akute-Ajuwon Road, call for Ogun State Government intervention

Commercial motorists plying the Ajuwon-Akute road, Ifo local government area of Ogun State as 'korope' drivers, shelved their business on Tuesday, 12th December to repair the damaged road. This followed its worsened state after...

FIRSTBANK DECEMBERISSAVYBE: ASAKE KICKS OFF 2023 SUPERSTAR CONCERTS, EVENTS

FirstBank, Nigeria's premier financial institution, is set to ignite the annual DecemberIssaVybe fun time energy with the sponsorship of heavyweight sensational Nigerian singer, Asake's super star musical concerts in Abuja and Lagos. Asake also...

Winners emerge at Nestlé Nigeria Media Awards

By Dayo Emmanuel Winners have emerged at the 3rd edition of Nestlé Nigeria Media Awards organised byNestlé Nigeria PLC, a leading nutrition, health, and wellness company.

Homecoming With Decemberissavybe 2023: FIRSTBANK Reinforces Support For Family, Entertainment, Nation building

December is a month filled with joy, celebration, and reunions. It is a time when families come together, friends reconnect, and the spirit of giving and love is in the...

Enact stringent laws against gender-based violence – Unity Bank MD to Policymakers

The Managing Director of Unity Bank Plc, Mrs. Tomi Somefun, calls for decisive policy actions to dismantle the structures that encourage gender-based violence in Nigeria. Her talk at the Ebony Life...

D.K Olukoya, Faleke, others receive awards at Fabulous International Magazine Achievers Award

Fabulous International Magazine presented its annual Achiever's Awards to outstanding individuals at the 2023 edition's event in Lagos. Among the honorees were Dr. D.K Olukoya, General Overseer of Mountain...

CBN alerts on spread of Counterfeit Banknotes

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has raised an alarm about the circulation of fake banknotes, particularly higher denominations, in food markets and commercial centers across major cities in the...

Dangote refinery first major crude supply arrives today

Dangote Oil Refinery will kickstart fuel production today as the first crude shipment is scheduled to reach the facility according to reports by S&P Global. The OTIS tanker departed...

Tinubu to attend COAS Annual Conference in Maiduguri

President Bola Tinubu is poised to grace the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Annual Conference, slated to run from December 10 to 16 at the Command Guest House in Maiduguri, Borno State. According to...

NSCDC Inaugurates Response Team squad for safer schools in North Central

In a bid to fortify security measures within schools across the North Central region of Nigeria, the Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Ahmed Audi,...

Ogun State Government Offers N50m Reward for Information on murder of Director

Following the killing of the former Director of Finance and Administration, Mr. Taiwo Oyekanmi, the Ogun State Government has announced a 50 million naira reward for helpful information to...

FirstBank UK Adopts Bloomberg TOMS to Optimize Fixed Income Workflow

Bloomberg announced today that FirstBank UK Limited (FirstBank UK), the UK subsidiary of First Bank Nigeria Limited, the premier West African bank, has adopted Bloomberg’s Trade Order Management System (TOMS). By...

Sterling One Foundation in conjunction with Live Abundantly, British High Commission assumes activism against...

L-R: Dr. Ama Onyerinma, Founder, Live Abundantly; Prof. Akin Abayomi, Lagos State Commissioner for Health; Olapeju Ibekwe, CEO Sterling One Foundation; Jonny...

Unity Bank Holds 10th Edition of Corpreneurship Challenge; Agropreneurs, Others Win N10M Business Grant 

Retail lender, Unity Bank Plc has extended N10 million business grant to 30 members of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, who took part in the 10th edition of the Bank’s flagship Entrepreneurship Development...

OAU VC Bamire Suggests Scientific Solution To Promote Food Security

The Vice-chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Prof. Simeon Bamire, has called on the Federal Government to promote food security, powered by science, innovation and technology. Bamire made the...

FIRSTBANK REWARDS CUSTOMERS WITH N170,000,000 WORTH OF CASH PRIZES IN WIN BIG PROMO

At the end of the four-month promo, 1,240 new and existing customers would have been rewarded with N100,000.00 each as each month will have 310 new and...

Verdant zeal boss, Olugbodi lecture in O.O.U set to bridge gap between industry and...

Verdant Zeal's Executive vice chairman, Tunji Olugbodi is to deliver a Faculty open lecture in the social sciences in Olabisi Onabajo University on 16th of November. The Lecture, organised by...

Sterling One Foundation, Sterling Bank, Microsoft, others take a Lead on Sustainability Training for...

Sterling One Foundation is spearheading a first-of-its-kind sustainability training program for Nigerian journalists and media professionals. The workshop organized by Sterling One Foundation in partnership with Microsoft Nigeria and other...

Sterling One Foundation in conjunction with Microsoft, key stakeholders kick off National Sustainability Media...

The Sterling One Foundation, committed to sustainable development and environmental stewardship, partnered with Microsoft Nigeria, Sterling Bank, The Sun Media, Oando Foundation, Coca Cola and other private sector organizations to launch a...

2023 International Girls’ Day: Stakeholders urge young girls to aggressively pursue leadership, digital literacy...

With the advent of ICTs and Artificial intelligence, it is no longer news that technological innovations now drive things. However, the gender inequality parity within the socio-economic domain is also found to...

Unity Bank Records N38.2 Billion Gross Earnings In Q3’23

Unity Bank Plc has recorded gross earnings of N38 billion for the nine-month period ended September 30, 2023, with customer deposits appreciating by 5% to N344.4 billion within the period, indicating business growth and...

Rwanda joins the rank of Gambia, others in visa free entry policy for Africans

Rwanda's President, Paul Kagame has implemented a policy of visa-free travel for all Africans on Thursday. As the fourth African President to do so, kagame said that any African can travel...

Sustainable Energy: CNG conversion center launched in Abuja

In a move to secure a sustainable energy future for Nigeria, the Presidential Compressed Natural Gas Initiative (P-CNGi) unveiled the Abuja CNG conversion and training center on Thursday. The center, situated at the Nigerian...

NAFDAC Issues Public Alert on Recalled G Fuel Energy Drinks Over High Caffeine Content

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has issued a public alert, designated as No. 034/2023, notifying the public of the recalled G Fuel brand Energy...

Passionate Kid Storyteller, Oluogbagbemi awakens literary skills in teens writing contest

Short story author, publisher and teacher, Funke oluogbagbemi is sparking interests in literary writing and reading among young people in her contest for teenage writers in Nigeria. Growing up in a family of writers...

Innovention series’11: Verdant Zeal holds talk on the future of Africa’s Creative Industries in...

Marketing Communication Consultancy, Verdant zeal, in its eleventh series of innovention, seek to chart the course of development in Africa's creative industry through the potentials of Artificial Intelligence. The...

PEPC Ruling: Abagun-Jimba Omololu hopeful of a new beginning, says what past gov’t...

National Organizing Secretary, Afenifere, Abagun-Jimba Kole Omololu, has expressed hope of a new beginning following the ruling by Supreme court of Nigeria to uphold President Bola Tinubu as winner of...

NIESV holds mandatory annual meeting, set to partner gov’t for optimal generation of inland...

Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers, Osun state chapter, in its annual mandatory compendium has said it will collaborate with the government in the area of creating revenue through taxes from the real...

FirstBank Celebrates Annual Week of Kindness, Partners NCF to Begin Planting of 50,000 Trees...

In furtherance of its leading role in promoting socio-economic development, Nigeria’s premier and leading financial inclusion services provider, has announced the commencement of its Annual Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Week.

Oyedepo’s son leaves winners chapel to start own ministry

Pastor Isaac Oyedepo, the son of Bishop David Oyedepo, who leads the Living Faith Church, has quit his role as the national youth pastor of the Youth Alive Fellowship (YAF), the church's youth group. In...

Supreme court sets date to rule in Atiku,Obi’s appeal

The Supreme Court is set to decide on Thursday on the appeals from Atiku and Obi, who ran for presidency under the PDP and Labour Party respectively. Their suit had challenged the decision of the...

Court depose former rccg pastor, Olaoye as soun of Ogbomoso

An High Court sitting in Ogbomoso has overturned the appointment of Oba Afolabi Ghandi Olaoye as the Soun of Ogbomoso. The ruling, which was delivered on Wednesday, calls for a fresh selection process. The controversy...

How my alma mater sealed my appointment as a Federal Ministeri- Murtala Aliyu

Chairman of National Steel Council, Alhaji Murtala Aliyu, at a reunion dinner with alumni of his alma mater, Federal Government College, Odogbolu, class of 1979, shared how he once secured...

OOU Mass Communication Dept. kicks off 20th anniversary celebrations with quiz competition, other activities

The Department of Mass Communication, Olabisi Onabajo University, twenty years after its establishment as a full fledged department, has begun a series of events to mark its fourth decade since...

TINUBU APPLAUDS NIGERIA’S VICTORY IN P&ID CASE

President Bola Tinubu has applauded today's judgment rendered by Judge Robin Knowles of the Business and Property Court in London, awarding a landmark victory to the Federal Government of Nigeria...

FEGO’79: ICPC Boss Owasanoye charges alumni, seeks accelerated development for unity schools in Nigeria

Prof. Bolaji, also an alumnus of the school, said that the alumni have a bigger role to play in bringing development.

FirstNigeriaTV grants Nigerians interviews in ‘tell us your story’ campaign, advocates for silenced voices

Reach out to FirstNigeriaTV to tell your story. As we amplify your experiences, ideas, challenges to the world and make a difference. One story a time.

Unity Bank Customers Celebrate Big Wins in Verve National Consumer Promo

Unity Bank customers, Nmeregini Chukwuebuka and Sharif Yusuf Mohd have emerged as winners of 500,000 and 150,000 naira respectively in the ongoing Verve National Consumer Promo.

Lagos SHIP Project: WaterAid holds end-of-project meeting, evaluates two-year campaign.

Water Aid Nigeria recently held end of project meeting for its Kimberly Clark supported campaign to improve sanitation and proper hygiene in Lagos state. The two-year project tagged Sanitation and Hygiene Improvement...

VIDEO: UNILORIN Commissions ILUMSA Ultra-modern Secretariat

In a significant development for the University Of Ilorin, the Ilorin Medical Students’ Association (ILUMSA) has fulfilled a long-standing dream by constructing a multipurpose secretariat for its members, four decades after the institution graduated its first medical students.

VIDEO: FIRST BANK SPONSORS 2023 AFRICA INTERNATIONAL TRADE EXHIBITION, SET TO ASSIST SMEs IN...

'...The Africa International Trade Exhibition (A.I.T.E), which held in New York, USA, on September 21 and 22, 2023, was themed "the imperatives of global trade for African SMEs as a game changer for the continent's future prosperity," underscoring FirstBank's role in supporting businesses to foster growth and socio-economic development across Africa...

FIRSTBANK SPONSORS AFRICA INTERNATIONAL TRADE EXHIBITION (A.I.T.E 2023), PROMOTES CONTINENTAL FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT

First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s premier and leading financial inclusion services provider, sponsored the Africa International Trade Exhibition (A.I.T.E 2023), held on 21 and 22 September 2023 at the Hilton Hotel...

GOV BASSEY OTU’s ₦5 BILLION RENOVATIONS: sifting the facts from rumors, by Gnarly Eyo

A certain mischief is behind the feeling that N3-5 billion naira is too much for the renovation of the Governor’s Office, and State Liaison Offices. Before you jump to a conclusion, please...

Gas May Sell at N18,000 Per 12.5kg by December – Marketers warn

Basssey Essien, the executive Secretary, Nigeria Association of Liquified Petroleum Gas Marketers (NALPGAM) disclosed on Monday, that the incessant hike in international price of LPG presents marketers with a challenge to keep at business, as price per tonne of gas multiplies with each sale of consignment, such that some marketers have to seeks loans to replenish their stock....

Video: Joelaz Music Academy holds ‘Naija Kids Music Concert’

To avail parents and the general public the opportunity of following up on the progress of its students/pupils in mastering the use of various musical instruments, Joelaz Music Academy recently held 'Naija...

OMOTOSO RECLAIMS POSITION, SEEKS STAFF SUPPORT ON ENHANCED DUTY DELIVERY

Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso returned to his duty post immediately after being sworn in by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, urging staff to support him in giving wider publicity to...

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FIRSTBANK RE-ENERGISES FIRSTEDU LOAN SOLUTION AS LIFELINE FOR EDUCATION SECTOR

  FirstBank has announced that its FirstEdu product designed to put schools at an advantage in the financing of capital projects such as the acquisition of new property, school...

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Video: Late Pa Akintola Williams: A Legacy of Leadership and Service

Pa Akintola Williams, the Nigerian accounting doyen, has left an indelible mark on both the professional and public spheres as he exits, an icon, a sensation in the world of commerce and overall achiever.

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Digital agriculture: COL trains over 100 vegetable farmers in Osun

The Commonwealth of Learning(COL) in partnership with the Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute (ARMTI) and Obafemi Awolowo University(OAU), has trained over 100 vegetables farmers in Osun on digital agriculture.

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Uncertainly Ever After: Mixed Feelings Trail 2023 Presidential Election Tribunal Verdict

On Wednesday, October 6th 2023, at the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, Chief Justice Tsammani declared, "This Petition accordingly lacks merit. I affirm the return of Bola Ahmed Tinubu as the duly elected President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria." A declaration that sums up the fate of the struggle and passion of millions of Nigerians. Excitement on one party, anger, and sadness on the other. With the court's decision that major defences presented by the petitioners lacked merit, theories of a 'compromised' judiciary greet media space, while this is not unusual, as is characteristic of the polity, it sends subliminal messages on what to expect from elections going forward.

Aflasafe: Natural Crop Anti- Aflatoxin Bioprotectant hits Nigerian Markets

The Chemical free product has been at the side of Nigerian farmers for nearly a decade, applied in several hundred thousand hectares in several states Within and Outside Nigeria. Aflasafe owes it's uniqueness to its ability to harnesses the power of naturally occurring the Aspergillus flavus strains, native to Nigeria, ones that conveniently lack the knack for aflatoxin production

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The Multiplex Versatility of Gnarly Eyo, by Elder Uche Odege

Gnarly, with her quick wit and sharp pen, has a way of captivating readers with her words. Her writing is a delightful blend of humor, intelligence, and thought-provoking insights. Whether she is...

Former LASURA GM Seeks Strict Adherence to Building Codes Amid Collapse Trend

'The recent collapse which claimed the lives of a father and his two sons in Egbu Umuenem, Otolo in Nnewi Local Government Area of Anambra State on Sunday, follows a string of tragic building collapses across Nigeria in the last few months'

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FBNHoldings Wows the Market with 2023 H1 Earnings Blowout, as earnings per share surge...

FBNHoldings (FBNH), the parent company of Nigeria’s pioneer Bank, First Bank of Nigeria Limited published stellar results, confounding analysts, and exciting investors. Equally as amazing as the spectacular results, which saw earnings...

GODWIN EMEFIELE:A PLEA TO ALL BELIEVERS IN THE BIBLEBy Bólá Adéwará

In light of this image that has emerged online, I have encountered numerous remarks ridiculing the individual in the photograph. Just last week, there was another account of him shedding tears in...

FIRSTBANK COMMISSIONS 2ND FULLY AUTOMATED SELF SERVICE BRANCH, UNVEILS DIGITAL XPERIENCE CENTRE IN U.I

First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s premier and leading financial inclusion services organisation, has announced the launch of its second fully automated branch, the FirstBank Digital Xperience Centre (DXC), on the campus...

CSR REPORTERS 2023 EDITION OF SOCIAL IMPACT AND SUSTAINABILITY AWARDS TO FEATURE THE LAUNCH...

Dayo Emmanuel- Editor The editorial board of CSR Reporters, Nigeria’s first and only all-Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Sustainability publication, has announced the dates and entry for its annual...

NNPC Ltd Secures $3billion Emergency Crude Repayment Loan As Hope Rises For Naira

Edited by Dayo Emmanuel The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation Limited (NNPC Ltd.) has secured a $3bn loan to strengthen the local currency, the Naira.A tweet on NNPCL handle @nnpclimited...

Mile 12 Hausa traders decry wild increases in petroleum products’ costs, fear iminent national...

The incessant rise in costs of petroleum products, especially petrol (gasoline) is dealing hardship blows on the average Nigerian whose source of income had continued to dip, thereby and further entrenching poverty.

FBN HOLDINGS CONCLUDES 11TH AGM, REASSURES SHAREHOLDERS OF SUSTAINED IMPROVEMENTS AND DIVIDENDS

The 11th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of FBN Holdings Plc (FBNHoldings), the parent company of Nigeria’s premier financial inclusion services provider, FirstBank, was held on Tuesday, 15...

Dollar scarcity: Price of diesel may increase, manufacturers may shut down -Benneth Korie

As Nigerians groan under the weight of the petrol subsidy removal, oil marketers yesterday, said the foreign exchange crisis in Nigeria and the recent implementation of a 7.5 per cent Value Added...

Possible fuel hike: NLC warns FG, threatens Indefinite strike

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has warned the Federal Government of Nigeria against another hike in pump price of petrol. The union said it will embark on a nationwide...

Air Force loses Air craft in Niger crash

The Nigerian Air Force has lost an aircraft to a crash on Monday.The ill-fated aircraft took off from Kaduna en route to Minna, the Niger state capital when the it crashed.Director of...

N40bn cars: SERAP drags Akpabio, Abbas to court

Human rights group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Senate President, Godswill Akpabio, and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Tajudeen Abbas, at the Federal High Court, Lagos, over...

Niger: Coupists bow to pressure, welcome dialogue

The military leaders who seized power in Niger Republic 26 July have agreed to diplomatic efforts in resolving the impasse in the Sahel country. After weeks of failed diplomatic...

Naira slides further in free fall against USD

In recent weeks the US dollar has continued to gain against the Naira widening the gap between the demand and supply of the dollars in the banks and at the parallel market.

Resident Doctors suspend nationwide strike

The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has suspended its nationwide strike. The association has however agreed to return to work today, Saturday. National President of...

Zaria Mosque Collapse: 10 dead, many injured

Ten people have been confirmed dead while seven were injured when a Mosque collapsed in Zaria, Kaduna State yesterday.The Emir of Zazzau, Ambassador Nuhu Bamali, has expressed shock over the incident and...

Troops neutralize three bandits in Kaduna

Three bandits have met their Waterloo during a raid on their hideous in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State.Troops of ‘Operation Whirl Punch’ of the Nigerian Army carried out the raid.A...

Evacuate us before impending attack-Nigerians in Niger beg FG

Nigerians living in Niger Republic have appealed to the Federal Government to facilitate their evacuation before any possible offensive against the coup plotters by the Economic Community of West Africa States’ forces...

Titcombe College Alumni Unveils 5KVA Hybrid Inverter, 4,800W Solar Panel System, Commemorates 30th Anniversary

The alumni association of Titcombe College, Egbe, Kogi State 1988/93 set has concluded arrangements to commemorate it's 30th anniversary of graduating from the school.The event holding on Friday 18th and Saturday 19th...

FIRSTBANK CALLS FOR APPLICATIONS FOR 2ND EDITION OF ITS TECHNOLOGY ACADEMY

First Bank Head Office Building First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s premier and leading financial inclusion services provider has announced the call for participation in the second...

FIRSTBANK GRADUATES 4TH SET OF PARTICIPANTS IN SENIOR MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (SMDP) 

Photo: Dr. Adesola Adeduntan, CEO, FirstBank (eighth right) with graduands of the fourth edition of the FirstBank Senior Management Development Programme (SMDP),...

2023 HALF YEAR RESULT: FBNHOLDINGS POST N206BN PRE-TAX PROFIT

FBN Holdings Plc, has reported a profit before tax of N206 billion for the half year ended June 30, 2023.

Video: Southwest states champion women, persons living with disabilities’ improved inclusion in agriculture, food...

Furthering on the present civilian administration's aggressive drive towards achieving and sustaining food security and defeating hunger, high level opinionists and decision makers in the Ministries of Agriculture, Budget and Planning from...

Hilda Baci set to raise Funds for widow by cooking

Guinness World Record holder, for longest cooking Marathon, Hilda Baci, will be showcasing her talents in Lagos on July 14th in order to raise funds for a widow. Organized by Joseph Edgar, also known as...

Tinubu Sacks Service Chiefs,others, appoints replacements

President Bola Tinubu has retired all Service Chiefs, Advisers, and the Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service from service. Their replacements have subsequently been announced. According to a statement by Willie Bassey, the Director of...

How i escaped a plane crash, other storms during the 2023 Elections – ...

Former Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has revealed how he was saved from a plane crash as was his wife from cancer during the 2023 presidential election. Wike...

We did not declare Matawalle Wanted yet, Reports false – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied a report claiming that it declared Bello Matawalle, the immediate past governor of Zamfara State, wanted for alleged fraud. In a statement...

Tinubu directs CBN to halt payments to Federal Government MDAs

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has reportedly directed the Central Bank of Nigeria to halt further payments to the Ministries, Departments, and Agencies (MDAs) of the Federal Government until further notice. As part of the President's...

Guinness World Record:Chef Dammy to Set out on another cook-a-thon

"I, Adeparusi Damilola popularly known as Chef Dammy and my team have decided to hold another cook-a-thon programme next month"

NGE President Pledges to Advance press freedom, integrity of guild in Nigeria

In a bid to further the cause of journalism, newly elected President of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE), Eze Anaba, has extended a hand of fellowship to fellow contestants. Anaba made this known in...

Video: ‘We don’t need OPM scholarship again’- Happie boys to Apostle Chibuzor

The Happie Boys, a duo known for their comedic performance on social media, have informed their benefactor, Chibuzor Chinyere, General Overseer of Omega Power Ministry (OPM), that they are no longer interested in returning...

NIS declares state of emergency over passport issues in Nigeria

The Acting Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Caroline Wura-Ola Adepoju, has declared a state of emergency on passport issues in Nigeria. The announcement came during her visit to Lagos, where she...

Police arrests Man on alleged rape, murder of minor in Enugu

A 21-year-old man, Augustine Akor, has been arrested by the Police Command in Enugu State for allegedly raping and strangling his 16-year-old female relative, Faith Akuji, to death. After the incident took place on June...

Meet Tinubu’s Special advisory team

President Bola Tinubu appointed eight special advisers yesterday as announced in a statement by the director of information at the state house, Abiodun Oladunjoye. A brief profile of the Advisers : 1. Dele Alake: A veteran...

Exclusive: A Record in a Record ; How Hilda Baci’s record pushed Guinness world...

It is no longer news that 26 year old Hilda Effiong Bassey, better known as Hilda Baci, a Nigerian chef, restaurateur, actress, and the current holder of the...

Breaking: Tinubu Suspends EFCC Chairman, Bawa

The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), AbdulRasheed Bawa, has been suspended by the President, Bola Ahmed Tinubu. The reason for the suspension is due to "weighty...

Video: Akpabio, Others, pay Wike ‘thank you’ visit in Abuja

President of the Nigerian Senate, Senator Godswil Akpabio, Deputy Senate President Jibrin Barau and some members of the Senate pay Ex Governor Nyesom Wike an appreciation visit at Wike's residence in Abuja, following Akpabio's...

INEC Chairman to Appear Before Election Tribunal

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmoud Yakubu, will appear before the Presidential Election Petition Court on Thursday, according to Chris Uche, lead counsel to Atiku Abubakar and the Peoples...

Over 25,000 Nigerian Women are trapped in Mali – NAPTIP

Over 25,000 Nigerian women and girls are reportedly trapped in Mali, according to the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP). The Commander of the Benin Zone of NAPTIP, Mr Nduka Nwanwenne,...

Breaking: Banks Can now sell forex at any rate – CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has implemented a new policy which allows commercial banks to trade foreign exchange at any rate. Coming days after CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele was suspended by the Federal government,...

COAS pledges support for Tinubu’s administration

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has reaffirmed the Nigerian Army's loyalty to President Bola Tinubu, during the inauguration of some recently executed projects at the Government Day Secondary School in...

‘Video’ NDIC New Chairman exposes Deep corruption in the corporation

Alhaji Abdulateef appears to be determined to root out this corruption, stating clearly that he has "more than 1000 petitions" on his desk and that he is "going to expose them all." It is worth noting that he is not without opposition. According to reports, vested interests are working to oust him from his position before his tenure even begins. The implications of this corruption within the NDIC are serious, as it puts the savings of depositors at risk. It remains to be seen what actions Alhaji Abdulateef will take to address these issues, but his determination to fight corruption within the agency is certainly a step in the right direction. As the recording of his statement continues to circulate online, it is clear that there will be intense scrutiny on the NDIC in the coming days and weeks.

JAMB Sets date for Cut-off Mark Decisions

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced the date for the decision on cut-off marks for 2023 admissions into universities, polytechnics and other tertiary institutions. The latest edition of JAMB weekly bulletin revealed...

See why’ Abuja Restaurant threatens to sue Hilda Baci

Vibe by Ann's, a restaurant in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), has threatened to sue chef Hilda Baci, Guinness World record holder,for withdrawing from a planned meet-and-greet deal. According to the restaurant, the gathering...

Press Council bill: we will not gag the press – House of Reps assures...

The House of Representatives has affirmed its commitment to press freedom and stated that the media will not be gagged under the proposed Press Council Bill. The bill, which is being sponsored by Olusegun Odebunmi,...

Akeredolu Takes medical leave, hands over to deputy

Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has taken a 21-day medical leave abroad and handed over to his deputy Lucky Aiyedatiwa, confirmed by the Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly Olamide Oladiji. The governor's...

Abass emerges Speaker of Reps beats Wase, Jaji by landslide

Tajudeen Abbas, representing Zaria Federal Constituency in Kaduna State, has been elected Speaker of the House of Representatives. Abbas, an anointed candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), defeated Idris Wase and Aminu Jaji, scoring...

Polaris Bank is positioning itself as a major player in the Industry – CEO,...

Polaris Bank is positioning itself for digital leadership and market dominance, says CEO Adekunle Sonola. In an interview, Sonola assured customers, stakeholders, and regulators that the bank is on the growth path toward market...

Breaking’ 10th Assembly: Akpabio emerges senate President

Former Governor of Akwa Ibom state, Godswill Akpabio, has been elected as the Senate President of the 10th Assembly. Akpabio, the preferred candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), was paired with Senator Jibrin Barau,...

Anthrax disease: Eating Ponmo, smoked meat is deadly,desist for now – FG

In light of the recent outbreak of Anthrax in some West African countries including Northern Ghana bordering Burkina Faso and Togo, the Federal Government has issued a warning to all Nigerians to desist from...

Nigeria’s Eurobonds Surges, following Emefiele’s suspension

Nigeria's Eurobonds have surged after the suspension of Central Bank governor Godwin Emefiele over the weekend. According to reports, Emefiele oversaw the implementation of multiple exchange rates which failed to strengthen the naira. Many overseas...

Breaking: Tinubu signs Students’ loan bill

President Bola Tinubu has signed the student loan bill into law, providing financial assistance to Nigerian students in tertiary institutions. The bill was signed on Monday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, after it had passed...

Senate Presidency : Akpabio Meets Tinubu, expresses confidence

Godswill Akpabio, the candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) for the position of Senate President, met with President Bola Tinubu on Monday at the State House in Abuja. Also...

Sharia Council defends El-rufai’s Muslim ticket comment,accuses CAN of double standards

The Supreme Council for Shariah in Nigeria has come to the defence of the immediate past governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, over comments he made in a video that has gone viral. In...

The Man Who said ‘Emilokan’: A Retrospective Look at Tinubu’s Chess Moves from Campaign...

As heads continue to roll in Bola Tinubu's administration, barely two weeks old, Nigerian public servants who have soiled their hands by misappropriating public funds and misused their offices can...

‘We are against same-sex marriage, practice is anti-scripture’ – Anglican Church of Nigeria

The Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) has made it clear that it remains opposed to same-sex marriage. Bishop Godwin Robinson of Lafia Diocese made the announcement on Saturday during the...

Read full text’ President Bola Tinubu National broadcast on Democracy Day

The president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, HIS EXCELLENCY PRESIDENT BOLA AHMED Tinubu, on democracy day, JUNE 12, 2023 addresed Nigerians on the state of the Nation, pledging commitment to resuscitate the ailing...

Democracy Day : ‘I am committed to a new Nigeria’- Peter Obi

Presidential candidate of the Labour Party,Peter Obi has said , that he is committed to and positive...

See reasons SEC declares binance illegal in Nigeria

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Nigeria has declared the activities of Binance as illegal in the country as it is neither registered nor regulated by...

Tinubu does not own our health and diagnostic Centre, LASUTH CMD clears air

Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, LASUTH, has dismissed rumours claiming that President Bola Tinubu owns the Bola Tinubu Health and Diagnostic Centre in the hospital. The Chief Medical Director, Prof. Tokunbo Fabamwo, made this clear...

95% Celebrities, including myself are bisexual – Uche Maduagwu

Controversial Nollywood actor, Uche Maduagwu has disclosed that a considerable number of both married and single celebrities including himself, are bisexual. In a video he posted on his Instagram account on today, Maduagwu claimed that...

Emefiele’s arrest, an act of vengeance against naira design policy- Reno Omokri

Nigerian Author and Influencer, Reno Omokri has criticised the recent arrest of CBN governor, Godwin Emefiele stating that It is a vindictive act intentionally to punish Mr Emefiele for the 'patriotic Naira redesign policy' Reacting...

Nigeria is not fair- Orji Uzor kalu weeps, recollects prison experience

The Senate Whip and former Governor of Abia State, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu broke down in tears on Saturday at the valedictory session of the 9th assembly, while recanting his experience in prison,...

Install a youth as next governor – Ondo group Advocates,calls for economy revamp

The Coalition of Ondo State Youth and Women Leaders Assembly is calling on political parties and stakeholders in the state to ensure a youth is elected governor in the upcoming governorship election next year. The...

Video: Embattled CBN Governor Emefiele being transferred to Abuja by DSS officials

The Governor of central bank, Godwin has been taken into custody by men of the Department of State Service (DSS) In the video posted below,the governor is escorted by the DSS to be taken into...

Polaris Bank Partners Goge Africa to take Customers on a Caribbean Cruise  

Polaris Bank Partners Goge Africa to take customers on Caribbean Cruise Polaris Bank has announced an exciting and available opportunity for its customers and prospects seeking a remarkable intercontinental holiday experience tagged:...

polaris Bank names new executives

Polaris Bank announces appointment of new members of the leadership team Polaris Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of two new members of its executive leadership team. Chinwe Iloghalu joins the Bank as Executive...

Arrest Buhari, Irabor – Sowore lashes at DSS

Nigerian activist, Omoyele Sowore has said that the Department of State Services, DSS, should also arrest ex-President Muhammadu Buhari and the Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor. Reacting to the recent arrest of CBN governor,...

Read reasons Tinubu suspended Emefiele, installed deputy as interim governor

President Bola Tinubu has suspended the Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, from office with immediate effect. According to a statement issued by the Director of Information, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the...

Tinubu assents retirement bill, extends service year for Judges

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has assented bill extending the retirement age of judges from 65 to 70 years old. The bill initially passed by the 9th National Assembly was declined by former President Muhammadu Buhari...

My Husband threatened to kill me, Ondo deputy gov’s wife exposes

Seun Ayedatiwa, wife of Ondo State deputy governor, Lucky Ayedatiwa, has accused him of assault, maintaining that she is a victim of serial abuse in his hands. Following the allegations battery of his wife, the...

Family announces funeral Plans for Raymond Dokpesi

The Family of late media mogul, Raymond Dokpesi, has announced that he will be buried at his residence in Edo State on June 22. The funeral plans, announced on Wednesday, reveal that a "day of...

NNPC FRAUD OF THE CENTURY: BEHOLD FACE OF FAKE FUEL SUBSIDY UNMASKED

By Chris Paul Otaigbe If you thought Godwin Emefiele's stealing of the Stamp Duty trillions was the mother of all corruption, the GRAND FATHER FRAUD of the Century had just been TRACED, predictably, to the NNPC...

Heidi Korth divorces husband, puts up ring for giveaway

Heidi Korth, the wife of Sina Adeleke, who is the son of Osun State governor, Ademola Adeleke, has officially divorced her husband. Korth, who is a mother of two, made the announcement of her separation...

See Why’ Pope Francis Will be staying in Rome for days

Pope Francis is set to have an operation for an abdominal hernia at a hospital in Rome where he will be staying for several days. The Pope is expected to undergo surgery at the Vatican...

Tinubu seeks help from EU to tackle insecurity, poverty in Nigeria

President Bola Tinubu on Wednesday asked the European Union (EU) to support Nigeria and Africa in improving security and economic growth to alleviate poverty in the continent. A statement by the President's spokesperson, Abiodun Oladunjoye...

We can force down the price of petrol – IPMAN

The National President of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Chinedu Okoronkwo, says the association can use its numerical strength to force down the price of petrol. Speaking at a news conference in...

Subsidy removal: Shetimma-led NEC, to work on reliefs for subsidy impact

President Bola Tinubu has instructed the National Economic Council (NEC), led by Vice president, Kashim Shetimma, to develop an approach to ease the impact of subsidy removal on Nigerians by means of relief. The Governor...

NASS passes sexual harassment bill to punish offenders in tertiary institutions

The National Assembly has passed a bill aimed at preventing and punishing sexual harassment by educators in tertiary institutions. The bill which was initially passed by the Senate in 2020 but with different provisions, criminalizes...

NGF backs Tinubu on subsidy removal, pledges support to new government

In a meeting on Wednesday, the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) expressed their support for President Bola Tinubu's decision to end fuel subsidy payments in the country and other early policy initiatives of the administration. During...

We will Create Laws to protect Lagos indigenes – Obasa

The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, has announced that the state will create laws to protect its indigenes. The laws, according to him, will include resolutions that address the areas...

MTN topples Dangote,others becomes most profitable company in Nigeria

MTN Nigeria Communications (MTNN) Plc has surpassed Dangote Cement Plc, and others to emerge as the most profitable company in Nigeria in 2022 after making N553.97 billion. Information gathered from the companies audited results released...

See Reason’ App-based Transport Workers begin Strike

The Merged Union of App-based Transport Workers of Nigeria has announced plans to start a nationwide protest on Wednesday, June 7, 2023 following the rise in price of fuel. The union which represents drivers who...

World Bank Development Prospect Reports flags Nigeria’s economic growth as ‘too low’

The World Bank has warned that Nigeria’s economic growth is troubling as it is not enough to support those living in extreme poverty. According to the World Bank, the country needs to do more, as...

Ballard Partners: Lai Mohammed appointed as Managing partner of Nigeria branch, first in Africa

Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the former Minister of Information and Culture, has been made Managing Partner of the first office of Ballard Partners in Africa. Ballard Partners, an international company dealing with governmental and public affairs...

NSC Debunks Border opening News, cautions Nigerians

The Nigeria Customs Service (NSC) has urged Nigerians not to believe reports that the country has opened its borders. Reacting to a video that has been shared on social media showcasing the supposed border...

Fidelity Bank announces 2nd edition of Fidelity International Trade and Creative Connect (FITCC)

…takes trade expo to Houston, Texas, USA in October 2023 Building on the resounding success of the maiden edition of the Fidelity International Trade and Creative Connect (FITCC) in London, UK last November, leading financial...

Reps Suspends Nigeria Air, seeks to prosecute parties involved in alleged Fraud.

The House of Representatives Committee on Aviation has demanded that Nigeria Air, the national carrier, be suspended on alleged fraud charge in regards to 'Nigeria Air' project During the interactive session with some government officials...

Youth-led NGO launch performance tracker ‘BAT-O-Meter to track Tinubu’s Performance

AdvoKC, a youth-led non-governmental organization, has launched the “BAT-O-Meter” to track the performance of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s newly inaugurated administration. With an aim to achieve transparency and accountability by monitoring the President’s fulfillment of...

NADECO Writes to presidency,seeks return to republican constitution

PRESS STATEMENT 6th June, 2023. His Excellency, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, GCFR, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Aso Rock Villa, Abuja. Your Excellency, RE: CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR INAUGURATION AS THE PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA The NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC...

Obasa re-elected Speaker,Agege Constituency, Calls for proper representation

Mudashiru Obasa, has emerged Lagos State House of Assembly speaker, to represent Agege 1 constituency for the third term. Obasa who was first elected speaker is n 2015, was elected on Tuesday, shortly after the...

FirstNigeriaTV News 6th June, 2023

√ Video: Pathetic! Watch how Nigerian Fuel is smuggled to Cameroon, Sold cheap admist Nigerian Fuel crisis As Nigerians Struggle on long queues to purchase fuel at exorbitant prices,...

Union Bank Reaffirms Commitment to Sustainability; Partners NCF to Commemorate World Environment Day 2023

As part of its continuous efforts to champion environmental responsibility and promote sustainable practices, leading financial institution Union Bank of Nigeria partnered with the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) to celebrate World Environment...

2023 World Environment Day: Polaris Bank restates commitment to environmental sustainability in Nigeria

Polaris Bank, Nigeria's leading digital financial institution, has restated its commitment to environmental sustainability in the country. The Bank's commitment is coming on the heels of the 2023 World...

Unity Bank Grows Gross Earnings to N57Billion in 2022FY, Builds Momentum as Profit Grows...

Nigeria’s retail lender Unity Bank Plc has posted a Profit Before Tax of N1.1 billion for its full-year results that ended Dec 2022, even as its gross earnings rose by 13.1% to...

FirstNigeriaTV News for 3rd June, 2023

Tinubu keeps promise to Sanusi Lamido, removes fuel subsidy, unifies foreign exchange rates While a few Nigerians remain skeptic of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu,...

Uzodinma Emerges Chairman of Progressive Governor’s Forum

Governor Hope Uzodimma has emerged the Chairman of the Progressives Governors' Forum (PGF) after the forum's election in Abuja today. The PGF is a group of Governors from the...

NURTW, TUC protests Ban on Transport Unions in Lagos

Leaders of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, and Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, TUC, led a protest at the Lagos State Government House, in Alausa on Wednesday, against the continued ban on...

False News : CBN knocks Daily Trust Newspaper, others on false currency devaluation report

The Central Bank of Nigeria has debunked the information published by Daily Trust Newspaper on it's alleged devaluation of the naira through a report entitled "CBN devalues Naira to 630/1$" today.

See reasons Tiwa Savage plans to ‘japa’ from Nigeria

Award-winning Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage has said that she might return to Brazil as a result of fuel scarcity in Nigeria. The singer, who recently returned from an exciting...

Tobacco kills more than eight million people globally – WHO

The Regional Director for World Health Organisation (WHO) in African, Dr Matshidiso Moeti has said that tobacco epidermic kills more than eight million people globally every year. While giving...

10th Assembly : preparation as 9th Assembly starts clearance, sets aside N30b as severance...

The Management of the National Assembly have began clearance for members of the Senate and the House of Representatives as their term in office comes to an end. The...

Senate commitee unearths Massive fund diversion in MDAs

The Nigerian Senate Committee on Public Accounts has discovered extensive diversion of funds from the Service Wide Vote (SWV) account by several Ministries, Departments, and Agencies (MDAs) of the federal government.

Tinubu hits the ground running, receives formal recognition from World leaders

Several countries on Monday formally presented their goodwill messages and letters of support and solidarity to President Bola Tinubu at the Presidential Villa, Abuja by special envoys and heads of mission of...

Video: Tinubu will not entertain LGBTQ in Nigeria — Jokotola Pelumi, Former Speaker, Lagos...

https://youtu.be/BDlHu9PFEvc The Former Speaker, Lagos state house of assembly, Honourable Jokotola Pelumi has said that the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Bola Ahmed Tinubu will give no...

DICE PREMIERE HITS THE SCREENS WITH A BANG, WELCOMES CELEBRITIES AND DIGNITARIES

https://youtu.be/hb2Nd043qPk ‘’DICE’’ movie premiere held recently, and it was an unforgettable experience for all attendees. The red carpet was graced by an array of celebrities and dignitaries,...

Video: Using earpods may give you dementia, other brain damages

Please click on link below to watch video https://photos.app.goo.gl/j9Yv811vAELCuPwM7 Using Airpods may give you dementia, other brain damages I used to complain about...

Video: How Cultism is gradually slipping in among teenagers

*Please click on the link below to watch video https://photos.app.goo.gl/6XxF3gve8v7Gjc3y7 Once in Nigerian institutions, the complain was about the prevalence of cultism and violence among youths...

Video: Oyoyo Baba ! Buhari Arrives Daura, Katsina.

*Please click on link below to watch video https://photos.app.goo.gl/Tn3mx9KEQ1ZZBRAH6 Shouts of 'Oyoyo Baba' by the thrilled crowd to welcome Former President, Mohammadu Buhari who assumed office...

Video: ‘I  Bola Ahmed Tinubu Do Solemnly swear’ ; A Ray of Hope ?’

,*Please tap on link below to watch video on President Bola Tinubu swearing-in https://photos.app.goo.gl/hTfCE3WFV1oHMQPv6 In what could be described as one of the events of the...

Court sentences Adedoyin to death by hanging over murder of Adegoke

Dr Rahman Adedoyin, owner of Hilton Hotel Ile-Ife has been sentenced to death by hanging. He was sentenced by the Osun state Chief Judge, Justice Oyebola Ojo over the...

New and old currency notes would be treated as legal tender- Tinubu

President Bola Tinubu has said that both new and old naira notes would be treated as legal tender.He stated this in his inaugural address delivered at the Eagle Square, Abuja.The newly sworn...

Nigerian media frontliner, Raymond Dokpesi dies at 71

High Chief Raymond Dokpesi, Chairman of Daar Communications has died.Statement from his son, Raymond Dokpesi (JNR) reads, "It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of High...

PRESIDENT TINUBU APPOINTS SPOKESPERSON, CHIEF OF PROTOCOL, MEDIA SPECIAL ASSISTANT

Immediately after his Swearing-in as the President and Commandee-inChief of Nigeria Armed Forces, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu wasted no time in assembling his team. He swiftly appointed a Presidential Spokesperson, Chief...

TINUBU SWORN-IN AS NIGERIA’S PRESIDENT

The President-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has taken the oath of office administered by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Olukayode Ariwoola. This is coming a few...

INAUGURAL ADDRESS BY PRESIDENT BOLA AHMED TINUBU 29 MAY 2023

My Fellow Citizens, I stand before you honoured to assume the sacred mandate you have given me. My love for this nation is abiding. My confidence in its people,...

FAREWELL SPEECH BY PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI

My fellow Nigerian brothers, sisters and friends of Nigeria.2. I address you today, in my last assignment as a democratically elected President of our great and well endowed nation, with a deep...

Presidential candidate to pay N40m fine over suit to stop Tinubu’s inauguration

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has slammed a fine of N40 million on the presidential candidate of the Hope Democratic Party, Ambrose Owuru, for filing a suit against the president-elect,...

See how many children a woman can have now in Nigeria

The federal government has declared that they are working hard to come to with a policy that would help to limit the number of children that women could have in the country...

Nigerian Boy, 17, enters World Guinness Record

Seventeen- year-old, Philip Solomon a Senior Secondary School three student of Oyemekun Grammar School Akure has been declared the Guinness World Record holder for most skips...

Video: Yoruba Nation agitators who seized Ibadan radio station arrested

Please click on link below to watch video: https://www.instagram.com/reel/CsywtILOb6E/?igshid=NjZiM2M3MzIxNA== The Nigerian Army has arrested four armed Yoruba Nation agitators who seized the FRCN Radio Amuludun FM...

MAY 29 INAUGURATION: ENENCHE DARES WITCHES, WIZARDS COMING TO FCT

The Senior Pastor of Dunamis International Gospel Center, Dr Paul Enenche has issued stern warning to witches and wizards coming into the Federal Capital Territory for the May 29 presidential inauguration.

EMEFIELE, MALAMI, OTHER BUHARI’S APPOINTEES MAY BECOME UNPOPULAR ONCE TINUBU TAKES OVER

Some of President Muhammadu Buhari's cabinet members may become unpopular as soon as he hands over to Bola Tinubu, the president-elect on Monday, May 29. The cabinet members...

SHETTIMA HANDPICKS IGBO MAN AS CHIEF SECURITY OFFICER, CHRISTIAN AS ADC

The vice president-elect, Kashim Shettima, has appointed a Chief Security Officer from the South-Eastern region of Nigeria and northern Christian as his Aide De Camp (ADC).During...

ATIKU ISSUES DIRECTIVES TO SUPPORTERS AS COURT DISMISSES SUIT AGAINST TINUBU

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded 2023 election has responded to the Supreme Court’s rejection of PDP’s lawsuit concerning the alleged...

PRAY BE RELEVANT IN TINUBU’S GOVT, PRIMATE AYODELE URGES IGBOS

The leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele, has said only prayers could make the Igbos relevant in Tinubu’s incoming administration. He therefore urged them to pray...

Nigerian Health workers commence indefinite strike

Health workers under the aegis of the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) have embarked on an indefinite strike over the failure of the Federal Government to meet their demands.The JOHESU National Vice...

Why S’court Threw out PDP’s suit against Tinubu, Shettima

The Supreme Court has dismissed the suit seeking the disqualification of Bola Tinubu and Kashim Shettima as presidential and vice-presidential candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APA five-member panel of the supreme...

The life and times of Queen of Rock and Roll, Tina Turner

Singer Tina Turner, known globally for hits like ‘The Best’ and ‘What’s Love Got to Do With’, is dead. She was aged 83.Ms Turner had suffered a number of health issues in...

See how herbalist used pastor for ritual

Isiaka Ogunkoya, a 48 year old herbalist has confessed how he murdered and used one Pastor Kalejaiye Ezekiel for ritual.He used Kalejaiye for ritual after he came to him seeking for spiritual...

Expect top-quality products at Exhibition’- BTN Convener

The executive director of BrandTell Nigeria, Denike Fagbemi, has allayed customers fears of substandard product sales at the forthcoming Sales Exhibition for small and medium-sized enterprises in...

UTOMI BREAKS SILENCE OVER ALLEGATION OF FUNDING OBI’S CAMPAIGN FOR TINUBU

A political economist, Professor Pat Utomi, has reacted to the claim that he was used by the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, of the All Progressives Congress (APC), fund Peter Obi's campaign in...

FOOTBALLER DIES DURING MATCH IN DELTA STATE

A football match in Abavo Delta State turned into a sad scene as one of the footballers reportedly died during the game. One of...

Commonwealth organisation partners OAU, ARMTI, educate stakeholders on smart Agric

The Vice-Chancellor, Osun State University, Professor Clement Adebooye, has called on Nigerian farmers to embrace smart agriculture through indirect learning for high yield and greater productivity. The Vice Chancellor...

POWERFUL US DELEGATION TO ATTEND TINUBU’S INAUGURATION AS PRESIDENT

The United States of America has unveiled a powerful delegation to represent President Joe Biden and the country at the inauguration of Nigeria’s 16th President, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed...

FG NAMES REPLACEMENT FOR RABIU YADUDU AS FAAN MD

The Federal Government has approved the appointment of the current Manager, Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, Kabir Mohammed, as the new Managing Director of the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria.

VIDEO: WHEN GOOD PEOPLE STEP ASIDE FROM POLITICS, THE BAD ONES TAKE-OVER – EL-RUFAI

Speaking on a Television Programme, Open Confession, the governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai said that bad people dominate Nigeria Politics at present because the good...

FG PLANS TO BEGIN HOME DELIVERY OF PASSPORT TO APPLICANTS

The Nigerian government has stated that it would soon conclude negotiations with the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) on the usage of its speedy mail service to start delivering passports to Nigerians who opt for such...

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT DOYEN OF MODERN BANKING, OTUNBA OLASUBOMI BALOGUN

Otunba Subomi Balogun. Billionaire banker and founder of First City Monument Bank (FCMB), Otunba Subomi Balogun recently passed on...

NUC GIVES NIGERIA’S FIRST ONLINE UNIVERSITY LICENSE TO OPERATE

Acting on the recommendation of the National Universities Commission (NUC), the Federal Executive Council has granted MIVA Open University the license to operate as an open university in Nigeria.

MORE THAN SIXTY WORLD LEADERS INVITED FOR TINUBU’S INAUGURATION

One of the directors in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has confirmed that sixty-five world leaders, including Heads of State, have been invited to grace the inauguration of the President-elect, Bola Tinubu,...

ELECTION TRIBUNAL ADJOURNS OBI’S CASE TILL MAY 19

• Mild Drama Ensued Between the Leaders of the Labour Party The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja has adjourned to Friday, May 19 for continuation of pre-hearing in the...

STERLING ONE FOUNDATION LAUNCHES NEW PROJECT FOR WOMEN FARMERS IN FLOOD-AFFECTED AREAS 

As part of relief interventions following the devastating nationwide floods in Nigeria, the Sterling One Foundation has launched Project Ladder, in partnership with Whitefield Foundation and Sterling Bank, to provide support for...

METHODIST PRELATE SUNDAY MBANG DIES AT 86

The first black President of the World Methodist Council and former President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Dr. Sunday Mbang, is dead. According to our source, the Emeritus...

VIDEO: ANOTHER SCENE OF POLICE BRUTALITY AT ABULE-EGBA

The case of harassment between Afrobeat Singer, Seun Kuti was widely covered by the media and many people blamed Seun that his action was wrong.

N’ASSEMBLY FORWARDS INDEPENDENT CANDIDACY BILL TO PRESIDENT FOR ASSENT

The Senate on Tuesday passed a bill seeking to provide for independent candidacy in presidential, governorship, national and state assemblies and local government councils’ elections to President Muhammadu Buhari for assent in...

GUNMEN KILL U.S. EMBASSY OFFICIALS, POLICEMEN IN ANAMBRA

Some officials of the United States (U.S.) Embassy in Nigeria who were on a medical outreach to Amiyi/Eke Ochuche communities in Ogbaru Local Government Area of the state were attacked and killed...

MONEY LAUNDERING: DELAY MY PROBE TILL AFTER TINUBU’S INAUGURATION – FAYEMI BEGS EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has invited former Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti for questioning on money laundering allegations.

SEASON OF MOURNING FOR NOLLYWOOD ACTORS?!

As the news began to spread that another Nollywood actor, Chikezie Uwazie, has died after a second brain surgery in the United States, many people are now...

ASSAULT: SEUN KUTI HANDCUFFED AS HE REPORTS TO LAGOS CP’S OFFICE

Seun Kuti has finally subjected himself to police investigation after his video where he assaulted a Nigerian police over the weekend went viral. The...

VIDEO: BUHARI IS LEAVING ON A SOUR NOTE – SOYINKA

The Nobel Laurette, Prof Wole Soyinka has stated that Nigerians need not dissipate intellectual energy to conclude that President Muhammadu Buhari is leaving with a sour note.

VIDEO: CORRUPTION STINKS TO HIGH HEAVENS IN OUR IVORY TOWERS

A call has gone to the anti corruption agencies in Nigeria to investigate the cases of corrupt practices levied against some individuals in our higher institutions of...

SHETTIMA SAYS IT’S THE TURN OF THE SOUTH-EAST TO BE SENATE PRESIDENT

The National president of the  Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, (AYCF) Yerima Shettima has rejected the choice of Godswill Akpabio as the next Senate President. While...

DANA AIR SUPPORTS CHEF HILDA BACI WITH FREE TICKETS FOR BREAKING GUINNESS WORLD RECORD

• Mum gets threevmonths of free flights… Dana Air has announced its support for the Guinness World Record-breaking Chef Hilda Baci, with one year...

US IMPOSES VISA BAN ON POLITICIANS OVER 2023 ELECTION INFRACTIONS

The United States Secretary of State, Antony Blinken announced that US has imposed visa restrictions on Nigerian politicians who undermined the country’s 2023 general elections. In a tweet on...

VIDEO: NIGERIA’S POLITICAL TERRAIN STILL NOT LEVEL FOR WOMEN – EYO

A Writer, Public Speaker and Activist, Gnarly Eyo has observed that being a female politician in Nigeria is not as easy as one would expect.

REACTIONS AS PASTOR SAYS SEN. ‘REMI TINUBU SHOULD HAVE POISONED THE PRESIDENT-ELECT

Nigerians have started expressing their anger over the trending video of Apostle Kassy Kachukwu of the Peniel Ministry against Bola Tinubu, the president-elect. The...

VIDEO: GATEMAN SLAUGHTERS UPTH’S DIRECTOR OF ADMIN TO THWART CASE OF THEFT

A man who identified himself as John Danjuma has admitted that he was responsible for the killing of the former Director of Admin in UPTH, the woman...

VIDEO: NCX, Harvestfield invest N10b on commodity exports’ infrastructure to boost non-oil national revenue...

Nigeria Commodity Exchange in conjunction with Harvestfield Industries Limited, recently signed an MOU on provision and storage of facilities for preservation and exports of Nigeria's commodities. The facilities overally...

TINUBU WON’T BE SWORN-IN ON MAY 29 WITHOUT ASSET DECLARATION – CCB

 The Code of Conduct Bureau has said the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu; the Vice President-elect, Kashim Shettima and 28 incoming governors must declare their assets before May 29. Other...

COURT CONFIRMS APAPA AS LABOUR PARTY CHAIRMAN

Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court has declared Lamidi Apapa as the bona fide National Chairman of the Labour party. The decision was...

WIKE, FOUR G-5 MEMBERS SHUN MEETING AS ATIKU ADDRESSES NEW, RETURNING PDP GOVERNORS

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike and four other Governors under the G-5 (Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Samuel Ortom, Okezie Ikpeazu, and Seyi Makinde of Enugu, Benue, Abia,...

SENATE SOUTH-EAST CAUCUS’ POSITION ON SENATE PRESIDENCY

The Senate South-East Caucus, on 7 May urged the APC to zone the Senate Presidency of the 10th Assembly to the region for fairness and justice.

ACF CHIEFTAIN GIVES REASON SOUTHEAST CAN’T GET SENATE PRESIDENCY

As the Senate South-East Caucus clamours for APC to zone the Senate Presidency of the 10th Assembly to the region, a chieftain of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF),...

ELECTION: BEHOLD SUPREME COURT’S VERDICT ON TRANSMISSION OF RESULTS

The Supreme Court has delivered key Judgement on Electronic Transmission of Election Results. The Apex Court has said there is no law that requires...

ATIKU ABUBAKAR INSISTS HE WON 2023 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

The Presidential candidate of PDP in 2023 election, Atiku Abubakar on Thursday night, insisted that he won the presidential election. While addressing outgoing and...

BUHARI MAKES THREE DEMANDS FROM GOV ADELEKE AS HE CELEBRATES 63RD BIRTHDAY

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, May 12, celebrates with Governor Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke of Osun State as he marks his 63rd birthday. President Buhari urged...

BUHARI QUITS ASO VILLA OFFICIAL RESIDENCE

Ahead of the inauguration of the President-elect Bola Tinubu, President Muhammadu Muhammadu Buhari has moved out of his official residence at the Presidential Villa and relocated to the Glass...

THE DISRESPECT ADEBOYE’S STATEMENT HAS CAUSED IS ALSO THE WILL OF GOD – Aisha...

Nigerian activist, Aisha Yusuf has lent support for the verbal attack on the General Overseer of the Redeemer Christian Church of God (RCCG), Enoch Adeboye by some youths classified as...

ISISD COMMEMORATES BOY-CHILD DAY

Wellness of the Boy-Child takes centre stage As boy-child advocates and related stakeholders' gear up to commemorate the World Day of the Boy Child...

SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS ADEMOLA ADELEKE AS GOVERNOR OF OSUN STATE

The Supreme Court has ruled that Ademola Adeleke won the Osun State governorship election last year. A five-member panel of the apex court held...

VIDEO: WHY FRSC WARNS AGAINST OVER-SPEEDING

The Federal Road Safety Corps always warn motorists against over-speeding. But most times drivers tend to be adamant. They often forget that the person...

VIDEO: WONDERFUL NAF DISPLAYS AS MAY 29 INAUGURATION APPROACHES

In preparation for the Inauguration Ceremony coming up on May 29, 2023, the Nigeria Air Force has embarked on display rehearsal with the aircrafts.

APC NOMINATES AKPABIO FOR SENATE PRESIDENT, TAJUDEEN FOR SPEAKER

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has nominated Godswill Akpabio, a former minister of Niger Delta affairs, as president of the senate. The party also chose Abbas...

TRANSCORP SHARES: FEMI OTEDOLA NARRATES HOW TONY ELUMELU BACKSTABBED HIM

"I offered to buy Transcorp Plc for N250 billion, but unfortunately, my offer was rejected," Mr Otedola said. In a statement that marks...

TIWA SAVAGE: FIRST AFRICAN ARTIST TO PERFORM AT THE CORONATION OF A BRITISH MONARCH

History was made on Sunday night, April 7, 2023 as the Queen of Afrobeats, Tiwa Savage performed at King Charles III's coronation ceremony. Last...

TRIBUNAL DISMISSES PETITION AGAINST TINUBU’S VICTORY

The petition of the Action Alliance against the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been dismissed by the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Monday.

PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION PETITIONS TRIBUNAL BEGINS HEARING AMIDST TIGHT SECURITY

Security has been beefed up as the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal Abuja on Monday commenced pre-hearing of the petitions challenging the outcome of the February 25 presidential election.

BUHARI SET TO INAUGURATE DANGOTE REFINERY MAY 23

Strong indications emerge that President Muhammadu Buhari would on May 22nd officially inaugurate the long awaited Dangote Refinery. The Special Assistant to the President...

EKITI AGAIN PROVES TO BE THE FOUNTAIN OF KNOWLEDGE AS LAWAL SCORES 346 IN...

The most outstanding student in Fountain International High School, Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State, LAWAL ABDULAHI had an aggregate score of 346. English = 72Mathematics = 96Physics = 90Chemistry =...

EKWEREMADU: VICTIM BEGS UK TO ALLOW HIM STAY IN THE COUNTRY

“...I worry for my safety; I could get killed in Nigeria” Picture of Ekweremadu and the victim, David Nwamini David Nwamini,...

VIDEO: DAYLIGHT RITUAL BATHS IN A ROUNDABOUT AT OSHOGBO

Wonder will never seize to happen in this world is not only a common saying. It is often displayed for public to see. A...

CONTROVERSIES SURROUNDING FORMER DEPUTY SENATE PRESIDENT, IKE EKWEREMADU

Nigerian lawmaker, Ike Ekweremadu has become a trending topic again, this time for the wrong reason. The controversial senator has been 1arrested alongside his wife in the...

DRUG TRAFFICKING: FBI DECLINES GUTERMAN’S REQUEST FOR FILE ON TINUBU

A retired American mental health counsellor, Jeffrey Guterman has asked the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to release a file on Nigeria's President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.

VIDEO: FASHOLA GIVES INSIGHT INTO PERSONALITY OF TINUBU

Responding to questions from a journalist, the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola gives an insight into the personality of the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.

VIDEO: UK COURT SENTENCES SENATOR IKE EKWEREMADU TO 10 YEARS JAIL TERM

This video shows the moment Senator Ike Ekweremadu and his wife Beatrice were being sentenced to varying jail terms with the medical doctor standing trial for organ Harvesting.

VIDEO: TEACHER CAUGHT HAVING FUN WITH A FEMALE STUDENT

https://youtu.be/D5TPc--drAk Video: Sch Teacher Caught Having Fun With Female Student In Uniform A teacher of a city school on an alleged promise to give...

EKWEREMADU EARNS 10-YEAR JAIL TERM IN UK OVER PLOT TO HARVEST ORGAN

Former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, his wife, Beatrice and their “middleman” have been jailed for an organ-trafficking plot. The couple brought a...

AMERICA CELEBRATES DR. OLUYINKA OLUTOYE OVER UNPRECEDENTED SURGERY

America celebrates a Yoruba Surgeon, Dr. OLUYINKA OLUTOYE who successfully carried out operation to remove tumour from an unborn baby. He took the foetus...

ADULTERY: MAN ATTACKS WIFE WITH MACHETE, COMMITS SUICIDE

A farmer, Friday Omosigho, has reportedly committed suicide after attacking his wife, Mercy, with a machete on the farm in Benin City. A source...

I WILL MAKE CORRUPTION UNATTRACTIVE – TINUBU

As his inauguration draws closer, the president-elect, Bola Tinubu, yesterday, said his administration would put in place incentives and policies that would make corruption unattractive to Nigerian workers, especially, judges.

APC SUSPENDS NNAMANI, ONYEAMA AND OTHERS

The All Progressive Congress (APC) in the South East has ratified the suspension of some party leaders accused of anti-party activities in Enugu and Abia States. The National Vice...

SAM AMADI GIVES REASONS TINUBU’S INAUGURATION ON MAY 29 COULD BE STOPPED

The Director of the Abuja School of Social and Political Thoughts, Sam Amadi has clarified his earlier statement in which he claimed that the “President-elect is not an...

STUDENT BREAKS UTME RECORD, SCORES 99 IN MATHEMATICS

A 15-year-old student of Bishop Otubelu Juniorate, Enugu, Lotanna Azuokeke has broken a record in his school by scoring 99 marks in Mathematics and 337 total in...

VIDEO: RACE FOR THE POSITION OF SENATE PRESIDENT NOW GATHERS MOMENTUM

As we count down to May 29, 2023 when the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu will be sworn-in as the next President and Commander-in-Chief of the Nigerian...

VIDEO: BE MEDICALLY INFORMED TO BE IN FORM

This video provides information about some attitudes or habits that are detrimental to human health. It will be of benefit to any viewer who...

IMS CALLS FOR PROTECTION OF JOURNALISTS

As World Press Freedom Day 2023 is being celebrated, the Institute for Media and Society (IMS) has in its Press Release called for Protection of Journalists, Creation...

A BATCH OF NIGERIANS EVACUATED FROM SUDAN ARRIVE ABUJA, GET N100,000 EACH

The first set of Nigerians evacuated from war-torn Sudan arrived Abuja on Wednesday night. Minister of humanitarian affairs Sadiya Farouq who received them at...

MAN RAISES ALARM OVER HIV POSITIVE WOMAN ON A MISSION TO DESTROY LIVES OF...

A Twitter user, Adeeyo, has raised alarm about a foreign woman, who he claims is HIV positive and is on a mission to “destroy lives in Lagos.” "I know someone...

NAFDAC JUSTIFIES BANNING ‘INDOMIE SPECIAL CHICKEN’ FLAVOUR IN NIGERIA

The Director-General of the National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof Mojisola Adeyeye, has hinted at the reasons behind banning the ‘Indomie Super Chicken’ flavour...

BUS EVACUATING NIGERIANS FROM SUDAN CATCHES FIRE

A bus evacuating stranded Nigerians from Khartoum, the Sudanese capital, caught fire in the early hours of Monday. The buses conveying some 50 Nigerian students from Sudan with a...

COURT RESTRAINS FG FROM CONCESSIONING AJAOKUTA STEEL, ITAKPE IRON ORE MINING COMPANIES

A High Court sitting in Lokoja, capital of Kogi State has ordered the Federal Government to desist from proceeding with the consession of the AJAOKUTA Steel Company...

VIDEO: BEWARE OF HOW YOU TREAT THE ‘DANGER TRIANGLE’ ON YOUR FACE

A section of the human face has been classified by medical practitioners as the 'Danger Triangle' because of its delicate nature. Apart from explaining...

VIDEO: GHANAIAN POLICE CLASSIFIES NIGERIANS AS NOTORIOUS CRIMINALS

There is a maxim in law that says: "Suspects are to be treated as innocent until proven guilty." This appears not to be applicable in Ghana as...

POWER GENERATION DROPS BELOW 4,000MW, BLACKOUT LOOMS

Checks on data provided by the National System Operator (NSO), an independent arm of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), showed that only 18 of the 25 power plants in the country...

KEYAMO REACTS TO TINUBU’S RETURN TO NIGERIA

Minister of State for Labour and Employment, a Senior lawyer and Spokesperson of the APC, Festus Keyamo has reacted to the return of the president-elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu...

TINUBU SENDS MESSAGE OF APPRECIATION TO NIGERIANS AS HE ARRIVES NIGERIA

The President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has appreciated Nigerians after his return to Abuja on Monday from France. Tinubu returned to Nigeria at about 4.30 pm on Monday through the Nnamdi...

TINUBU ARRIVES ABUJA FROM FRANCE

In preparation for May 29, inauguration ceremony, the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Monday arrived Abuja from France. Tinubu who observed rest in France for more than...

SEE REASONS AMERICA REFUSES TO EVACUATE ITS CITIZENS FROM WAR -TORN SUDAN

As the violent struggle for power over Sudan reaches the one-week mark, the White House is sticking firmly to its warning for private citizens not to expect to...

PASTOR ADEBOYE’S SON BERATES POOR NIGERIANS FOR NOT WORKING HARD

While explaining how he made first N1 million, Leke the son of the General Overseer of the Redeemeed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch* Adeboye berates poor Nigerians for not working hard.

THREE STOREY-BUILDING COLLAPSES IN APAPA

Just few days after a seven-storey building under construction caved-in on Banana Island area of Lagos killing one person, another building has again collapsed at No. 43B, Ladipo...

VIDEO: NEW ZEALAND WELCOMES ISRAEL ADESANYA AS HERO

Israel Mobolaji Temitayo Odunayo Oluwafemi Owolabi Adesanya, is a Nigerian-New Zealand professional mixed martial artist, kickboxer and former boxer with multiple championships in all three disciplines.

REPS SUMMON MALAMI OVER ALLEGED MISSING 48 MILLION BARRELS OF OIL

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, has been summoned by the House of Representatives committee investigating the barrels of illegal crude oil exported to global destinations...

VIDEO: BRUTALITY AGAINST FOREIGNERS BY SUDANESE

Viewers' discretion strongly advised, please! Brutality against foreigners in Sudan has assumed a very dangerous dimension. The question now is: What is the...

FLYING EAGLES TO BRASIL AT FIFA UNDER-20 WORLD CUP

Nigeria’s Flying Eagles were on Friday in Zurich drawn in Group D alongside Brazil, Italy and Dominican Republic for the first round of the 2023 FIFA Under-20 World Cup.

FG BEGINS PAYMENT OF 40% SALARY RISE ARREARS TO WORKERS

The Federal Government has started paying the 40 per cent pay rise arrears to civil servants in the country. President Muhammadu Buhari had proposed a 40 per cent pay...

SANWO-OLU ORDERS DEMOLITION OF BUILDINGS IN BANANA ISLAND

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has on Saturday given a matching order for a total demolition of some buildings in the Banana Island area of the state.

PASTOR DIVORCES WIFE AFTER HERBALIST DIES DURING SEX WITH HER

The marriage between a Pastor in Ekiti, Joshua Ajagunigbala and Rita Ajagunigbala has been dissolved in Ekiti State due to claims that the wife had an affair with a herbalist.

FG SAYS EVACUATING NIGERIAN STUDENTS IN SUDAN NOT POSSIBLE NOW

Speaking on behalf of the Federal Government, the Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Hon Abike Dabiri-Erewa has said that plans are already in place to evacuate Nigerian students from warring Sudan but...

TRANSPARENT ELECTIONS, AMONG MY PROUDEST ACHIEVEMENTS – BUHARI

In his Sallah message, President Muhammadu Buhari says the 2023 general election is “one of the proudest achievements” of his administration. According to the statement signed on his behalf...

ONYEALI-IKPE, OLUSANYA MAKE TOP 10 ON 2023 DEFINITIVE LIST OF WOMEN CEOs

The third annual Africa.com Definitive List of Women Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) was revealed on April 19. Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe, Managing Director/CEO, Fidelity Bank Plc...

REC, OTHERS BEATEN, STRIPPED NAKED FOR DECLARING BINANI WINNER OF ADAMAWA GUBER POLL

Two National Commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) deployed to supervise the conduct of the governorship election in Adamawa were harassed at the weekend. In a statement...

VIDEO: PROSTATE CANCER SURGERY PATIENTS NOW NEED ONLY 24HRS HOSPITAL ADMISSION, KEY-HOLE SURGERY

Prostate enlargement or cancer is an ailment that is very common among the black men. An enlarged prostate also known as prostate enlargement or Benign...

VIDEO: SON ABANDONS FATHER IN A PITIABLE STATE AFTER COLLECTING N50 MILLION FOR FAMILY...

A case was brought before the Justice Court, under the jurisdiction of Judge Funmi Ashaolu, specially created to fast-track dispensation of justice. The case was between a...

VIDEO: BEES DRIVE GUESTS AWAY FROM TRADITIONAL WEDDING VENUE IN ANAMBRA

Guests at a wedding venue in Anambra State took to their heels as the venue was invaded by bees. According to reports, the couple fixed their traditional wedding on...

CHRIS OKOTIE AGAIN CALLS FOR NIGERIA’S REFORMATION

A former presidential candidate and an apostle of restructuring, Rev Chris Okotie, has broken his silence after a brief silence following the general elections. Speaking through his media adviser,...

VIDEO: FACTORY DISCHARGES TOXIC WASTES INTO RIVER BENUE

Benue Hike Tourism and Conservation Foundation has raised an alarm over environmental pollution activities of a Cassava Processing Factory sited at kilometer 10, Gboko Road, Makurdi in...

COURT DETHRONES FIRST CLASS MONARCH IN ONDO

A High Court in Ondo State has deposed a first class traditional ruler, Oba Babajide Lawrence Oluwole, the Oluoke of Oke-Igbo in the Ile-Oluji/Oke-Igbo Local Government Area of...

VIDEO: KEEP SMARTPHONES AWAY FROM YOU WHILE SLEEPING, AVOID CANCER

Experts have warned that it is hazardous to keep smartphones under the pillow while sleeping. According to them, radiation emitted by the phones has...

NAFDAC APPROVES R21 MALARIA VACCINE

The Director-General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye said that the agency had granted approval to Serum Institute Pvt. Ltd. (SIIPL) R21 malaria vaccine...

BISHOP OLUWAFEYIROPO REMANDED IN KIRIKIRI PRISON FOR ‘RAPING’ CHURCH MEMBERS

A Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court in Ikeja on Monday remanded a clergyman, Bishop Daniel Oluwafeyiropo in Kirikiri Correctional Centre for allegedly raping two of his...

NATASHA AKPOTI TRANSFERRED FROM LOKOJA TO ABUJA AFTER ROAD ACCIDENT

Kogi Central Senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the February 25 poll Natasha Akpoti-Uduaghan, a vocal voice against the Yahaya Bello administration in Kogi...

FASHOLA SAYS IT’S UNLIKELY HE WILL BE TINUBU’S CHIEF OF STAFF

Minister of works and housing, Babatunde Fashola has debunked the rumour that he would be Bola Tinubu’s chief of staff when the latter is sworn in as president. In...

ADAMAWA ELECTION: ATIKU DEMANDS REC’s ARREST

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the February 25 election, Atiku Abubakar has in a press release on Sunday signed by his Media Adviser, Paul Ibe, said that...

INEC REVERSES BINANI’S DECLARATION AS WINNER OF ADAMAWA GOV POLL

There was mild drama and confusion as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) headquarters reversed the declaration of Senator Aisha Dahiru, aka Binani, as winner of Adamawa State governorship election.

DINO MELAYE EMERGES PDP GOVERNORSHIP CANDIDATE IN KOGI

In a congress held at Kefas Multipurpose Hall on Sunday, Dino Melaye has been declared the winner of the governorship primary election of the People’s Democratic Party in Kogi State.

TIWA SAVAGE NARROWLY ESCAPES ‘KIDNAP’ ATTEMPT

Talented singer, Tiwa Savage, has confirmed that she escaped from a security breach at her residence which has been widely reported online as a “kidnap” attempt. Tiwa made the...

VIDEO: OGUNLESI COMMENDS GOV. ABIODUN FOR BUILDING WORLD-CLASS CARGO AIRPORT

Adebayo Ogunlesi, a renowned investment banker and owner of five Gatwick, Edinburg, as well as Nuovo Transporto Viagiatori has commended Governor Dapo Abiodun-led administration for building a...

NIGERIA IS FULL OF THIEVES, SAYS PETER OBI

Former Governor of Anambra state and the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) in the last general election, Mr Peter Obi has said that there are many thieves in Nigeria.

UCC MEDICAL SCHOOL GRADUATE WHO WON 16 OUT OF 22 AWARDS IS A GHANAIAN

The video recently posted with the caption: "NATHANIEL KUDU MAKES NIGERIA PROUD IN GHANA WITH CHAINS OF AWARDS" has found to be an error.

FLIGHT DISRUPTION IMMINENT AS AVIATION WORKERS DECLARE WARNING STRIKE

Labour Unions in the aviation industry announced on Thursday that they will be withdrawing their services across airports on April 17 and 18. It is therefore expected that would...

VIDEO: HOW TO DERIVE HEALTH BENEFITS FROM DRINKING WATER

Water is very important for a healthy living. Man can actually do without food for more than a week but can hardly survive without water after three...

Video: Sight at 2023 Edition, Methodist Church, Ijebu Diocesan Annual Choral Competition

This year's (6th) edition of Methodist Church, Ijebu Diocesan Annual Choral Competition held on Saturday 8th April at Oworu Memorial Methodist Church, Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. The competition powered by...

VIDEO: NATHANIEL KUDU MAKES NIGERIA PROUD IN GHANA WITH CHAINS OF AWARDS

Nasarawa State born Nathaniel Kudu, a graduating medical student has made Nigeria proud by setting unimaginable record in a Ghanaian University. Nathaniel is...

EKITI STATE PARTNERS U.S DEPT OF AGRIC ON COCOA ECOSYSTEM PROJECTS

The Ekiti State Government has partnered with the United States (U.S) Department of Agriculture (USDA) on the Traceability and Resilience in Agriculture and Cocoa Ecosystem (TRACE) project.

FLY TO SOKOTO, ENUGU, KANO ON GREEN AFRICA AT FARES AS LOW AS N25,000

Nigeria’s value airline, Green Africa, has announced its plans to expand its network across Nigeria starting in August of 2023 and will connect Abuja to Sokoto, Kano,...

VIDEO: WEALTH IS VALUELESS IF IT DOESN’T IMPACT ON PEOPLE’S LIVES, SAYS BOLA AJIBOLA

Speaking at a function organized by the Old Boys Association of the Baptist Boys High School, Abeokuta, the Vice President of the the Federal Republic of Nigeria,...

INTERESTING! SUSPECTED FULANI GUNMEN ABDUCT FELLOW FULANI HERDSMAN IN OSUN COMMUNITY

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani invaded Ago-Igbira, a community near Ila-Orangun and kidnapped a Fulani herdsman, Muhammed Jubril. A statement by SP Yemisi Opalola confirmed that the attack happened around 7am...

SENATE ORDERS ACCOUNTANT-GENERAL TO REFUND N74 BILLION

The senate has begun a probe of the Accountant-General of the Federation (AGF) for paying N74 billion as social benefits without giving a comprehensive breakdown in the 2016 budget.

Dismiss Atiku’s petition, he didn’t meet conditions to win presidential poll, INEC tells court

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has argued that Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), did not meet the constitutional requirements to be declared winner of the...

NO FORCE ON EARTH CAN STOP TINUBU’S INAUGURATION – Umahi

Governor David Umahi of of Ebonyi State says no force on earth can stop President-elect Bola Tinubu from succeeding President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking when Rt. Hon. Francis Nwifuru, governor-elect...

PETER OBI ‘DETAINED’ IN UK OVER IMPERSONATION

The head, Obi-Datti Media, Mr. Diran Onifade, has revealed that the Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Mr. Peter Obi, was detained in London, United Kingdom, where he celebrated Easter.

NIMASA APPROVES THE APPOINTMENT OF OBASANJO’S DAUGHTER AS DIRECTOR

The Governing Board of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA has approved the appointment of second daughter of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Mrs. Olubusola Obasanjo-Akande as Director...

VIDEO: POLICEMAN DISPLAYS BRUTALITY IN KOGI

This footage shows that Police brutality has come back alive as motorist is being attacked at checkpoint. We are using this medium to call...

VIDEO: IGBOS FIGHT OVER OWNERSHIP OF A CHURCH IN US

Ndigbos are seen in this footage fighting dirty and claiming ownership of a church in New Jersey, USA. A white Bishop was humiliated in...

OHANAEZE URGES IGBOS TO REMAIN IN LAGOS

Following the arrest of Eze Igbo of Ajao Estate, Fredrick Nwajagu, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo has said the Igbo would not leave Lagos State for anybody or reason. In a...

ELECTRONIC COLLATION OF RESULTS NOT MANDATORY, INEC INSISTS

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has insisted that it conducted the 2023 general elections within the provisions of the Electoral Act. The commission made its position known in...

‘OBIDIENTS’ REJECT LABOUR PARTY’S FACTIONAL LEADER, APAPA

Supporters of Labour Party (LP), popularly called ‘OBIdients’ have refuted claims by Bashir Apapa, a factional leader of Labour Party, that he has their backing as the...

PEAK MILK PRODUCER APOLOGIZES TO C.A.N OVER ‘OFFENSIVE’ GOOD FRIDAY ADVERT

Sequel to the controversial Good Friday advert, the management of FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria Plc, manufacturers of Peak Milk has reportedly apologised to the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) as demanded.

‘YAHOO BOY’ CRUSHES 4 TO DEATH IN AKURE

A young man suspected to be ‘yahoo boy’ has reportedly crushed four persons to death in Ijoka area, Akure, Ondo State.

FIRM UNCOVERS NIGERIAN GOVT’S N28 TRILLION STUCK IN US BANKS

Forensic Assets Investigation and Recovery Services LLC (FAIR), says it has uncovered $69 billion (about N28.3tn) in illegal oil deals by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) stuck in American banks.

VIDEO: KOGI PDP LEADERS ALLEGE MANIPULATIONS OF LIST TO FAVOUR DINO

The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi State has alleged an attempt by the party's federal secretariat to impose Senator Dino Melaye as the...

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