COVID-19: South-West divided over schools’ resumption

Will the country not be witnessing a second wave of COVID -19 pandemic if schools are reopened as directed by the Federal and state governments? Has the recommendation by the Federal government that states should conduct risk assessment to ensure that all schools are at a level of compliance and create monitoring mechanism to assess […]

Cars await 20 outstanding teachers in Lagos

Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has pledged to give cars to 20 deserving teachers across the six Education Districts of the State. Speaking during a virtual training of teachers tagged Eko Educators Webinar Performance Series 3.3, he said teachers were change agents who will be remembered for shaping future generation of leaders. On the importance of […]

Wande Coal Set To Drop EP, Realms; See Full Tracklist

Nigerian singer-songwriter, Wande coal has revealed he’ll be dropping his EP soonest. The talented vocalist made the announcement on the 8th of September via his social media platforms where he wrote; “Ladies and Gents, the wait is finally over! I present to you my EP #REALMS# dropping in less than 48 hours. This announcement was accompanied with […]

Buhari did not lie to Trump

On Tuesday, at a ministerial performance retreat in Abuja, Nigeria’s President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), told an interesting story about his USA counterpart, Donald Trump. Given how taciturn he could be, those rare moments when he tells stories about himself are useful insights into his mind. According to Buhari, he was at the White […]

JANELLE MONÁE DROPS NEW SONG ‘TURNTABLES’

Janelle Monáe fights the power. The singer-activist releases her inspiring anthem “Turntables,” which was written for and featured in the upcoming Amazon Studios documentary, All In: The Fight for Democracy. Janelle sings about a new political and social order while spreading enlightenment. “Got a new agenda with a new dream / I’m kicking out the old […]

FG begins construction of medium cost homes in Ibadan

The Federal Housing Authority (FHA) has commenced construction of low and medium cost homes in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. The buildings will sit on 1000 hectares of land set aside as Ajoda New Town along Ibadan-Ife expressway. The cheapest flat in the estate will cost a little over N4 million according to a building […]

Edo Commissioner resigns from Governor Obaseki’s cabinet 10 days to election

Edo state commissioner for minerals, oil and gas, Joseph Ikpea on Wednesday September 9 resigned from Governor Godwin Obaseki’s cabinet. The Commissioner who resigned from his position 10 days to the governorship election in the state, cited not being able to abandon the All Progressives Congress (APC) which he helped grow in Esan south local government […]

12 candidates set for Guinea presidential vote amidst opposition split

A dozen candidates were given the go-ahead on Wednesday to contest presidential elections next month in Guinea, where 82-year-old incumbent Alpha Conde is seeking a controversial third term. Approval by the constitutional court marks a key step towards polling day on October 18 in one of Africa’s most volatile countries. The elections have already been […]

San Francisco Sky Glowing Orange from California Wildfires

San Francisco looks like a city on Mars, or a post-apocalyptic Hollywood movie, but the very real orange glowing sky is the eerie byproduct of raging wildfires across California. These images are from around midday Wednesday, and as you can see, there’s a creepy haze created by plumes of smoke blanketing the city … making […]

Super Eagles midfielder, Oghenekaro Etebo joins Galatasaray on loan from Stoke City

Super Eagles midfielder, Oghenekaro Etebo has joined Galatasaray on a season-long loan from Stoke City. The 24-year-old who will spend the 2020/21 campaign at the Turkish club, was unveiled on Wednesday, September 9 after undergoing his medicals. “Galatasaray Sportif A.?. informed the Public Disclosure Platform that an agreement was reached for the transfer of professional […]