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You are trying to stone-wall NDDC Forensic Audit, Pondei Accuses Lawmakers

The National Assembly’s committees responsible for overseeing the activities of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) have been accused of trying to stone-wall the...

Wike imposes curfew on Rivers

The Rivers State governor, Ezenwo Nyesom Wike, has imposed a state-wide curfew on the state, which will take effect from June 2 till further...

Marine Beach Bridge to be shut for 5 months

The Lagos State Government on Sunday   announced a plan to effect partial closure of  the Marine Beach Bridge, Apapa, to vehicular movement,  from May...

‘Venice Film Festival will Hold’

The Venice Film Festival will go ahead as scheduled at the beginning of September. Luca Zaia, Governor of the region around the Italian city made...

Teen Fakes death to escape Mum’s Pressure

In order to have peace of mind and ensure her mother stays off her case, a teenager, Margaret Ikumu, 19, of Oni community in Oju Local...

Catholic Secretariat hails Journalists for helping to shape Society

Journalists have been hailed for using their tools of trade to tell good stories and positively shaping and molding the society. The Catholic Secretariat of...

Man wrongly accused, jailed for 20 years, wants honour back

A man who was wrongly accused of murder and rape, arrested and spent 20 years in prison has insisted that he wants his honour...

Who is afraid of the NDDC Forensic Audit?

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) was established in the third quarter of the Year 2000, under the Act No.6 of the National Assembly...

Equipment failure blamed for Agip Oil field Spills

The National Oil Spills Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) says the two recent leaks from Agip’s oilfields in  Southern Ijaw and Brass Local Government...

Eid el Fitri: Pray for Nigeria, Obi Urges Muslims

A former governor of Anambra State Peter Obi has urged Muslims to pray for Nigeria to attain true greatness. Obi, who was the Vice-Presidential Candidate...

Eid-el-Fitr: NSCDC deploys 35,000

The Commandant-general, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Abdullahi  Gana, has revealed that the corps will deploy 35,000 personnel nationwide to ensure hitch-free...

World to Expect Invasion of millions Of Cicadas

The world has been told to brace for an invasion of millions of 17-year cicadas that will emerge from the ground this year. As many...

Again, Noyllwood Mourns, as Femi Oyewunmi Dies

For the second time this week, the nation’s creative industry is mourning the loss of one of its own. The death has been announced of...

The Checkpoints: From Ogoja to Enugu, COVID-19 breeds brisk Business

After much ado about the disrespect for the ban on inter-state travel and news about security personnel and how they disrespect commuters, make brisk...

COVID-19: Hertz Throws in The Towel

American car-hiring company,Hertz,became the latest victim of the sudden economic downturn occasioned by the Coronavirus pandemic,when it filed for bankruptcy on Friday. The company has...

Cubana Chiefpriest Weighs in on Burna,Davido Twitter Squabble

A major figure of the Nigerian Twitteratti,Cubana Chiefpriest,has weighed in on the Twitter squabble between Davido and Burna Boy. Burna Boy,who christened himself 'Odogwu' had...

US successfully tests laser weapon

The American government announced that it has successfully tested a new, high-energy laser weapon which can destroy planes in mid-flight. In a statement on Friday,...

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Bongos Ikwue at 78: Reflections at Dawn

Jubal Kanayo celebrates the voice from the ‘60s, Bongos Ikwue “You can even hear the sounds from the cock crow at dawn…” Many who remember the...

Sex for everything: A new fad?

Once it was sex for marks, sex for jobs, sex for favours… it is now sex for everything, writes Jubal Kanayo. Towards the end of...

Iyaloja: The interest against the flow of play

Jubal Kanayo considers all the sides, following the appointment of an ‘iyaloja’ for the Computer Village in Lagos. On April 28, against popular opinion, the...

COVID-19: Nigeria Private jet operators lose over $5bn

Private Jets Nigeria (aviation service provider), has disclosed that the association had suffered five billion dollars financial lose due to the outbreak of COVID-19...