CAF president, Ahmad Ahmad tests positive for Coronavirus

Ahmad Ahmad, the president of the Confederation of African Football has tested positive for coronavirus. “This morning, I’ve been declared positive to Covid19. I have mild symptoms, but I’m well,” he wrote on his Twitter account on Friday, October 30. According to the Press Release from the football body on Friday, after his arrival in […]

CBN: N75b youth fund begins with N12.5b seed capital

The Central Bank of Nigeria has said the  Nigeria Youth Investment Fund will take off with N12.5 billion seed capital. In a guidelines for NIRSAL Microfinance Bank to begin the disbursement of the Fund, the apex bank said the N75 billion total cash will not be disbursed at the initial state of the intervention. The […]

Davido Shows Support For Wizkid’s ‘Made in Lagos’

Davido is one of the Nigerian artistes talking about Wizkid’s newly released album, Made in Lagos which was officially released on the 30th of October, 2020. The singer, via his social media post, made the announcement which evoked positive reactions from fans who find ways to maintain their comparison between both artistes. Davido shared Wizkid’s Instagram post via his instastory […]

DONALD TRUMP SAYS LIL WAYNE ASKED FOR MEETING

Lil Wayne became the latest rapper to align himself with Donald Trump’s re-election campaign this week. On Thursday, the rapper posted a photo with the president following a meeting about prison reform and the Platinum Plan, which promises to increase access to capital in Black communities by almost $500 billion over the next four years. “Just had […]

#EndSARS: Group urges FG to end lingering ASUU strike

Academic Frontier Initiative (AFI), a non-partisan organisation, has called on the federal government to urgently meet the demands of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) in order to re-open public universities across the country. ASUU embarked on industrial action over eight months following the non implementation of 2009 Agreement, 2019 Memorandum of Action, Arrears […]

Lori Loughlin Surrenders to Serve Prison Sentence in College Admissions Scandal

Lori Loughlin has surrendered to authorities to officially begin her 2-month prison sentence for her role in the college admissions scandal. The “Full House” star reported to FCI Dublin in California on Friday, nearly 3 weeks before her November 19 deadline to do so … bringing her one step closer to finally closing a dark chapter […]

I don’t mind being a second wife to a rich man — Actress Ruth Eze

Actress Ruth Eze has disclosed that she is currently under pressure to get married but can’t afford to marry a poor man. The actress who revealed this in an interview with Inside Nollywood, said she doesn’t mind being a second wife as long as the man is rich and agrees to a white wedding. Ruth Eze […]

Newly invited Super Eagles goalkeeper tests positive for Coronavirus

Swiss Super League club Lugano announced that newly-invited Nigeria goalkeeper Sebastian Osigwe has tested positive for coronavirus. Osigwe was handed his debut Super Eagles call-up on Thursday ahead of their double-header Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Sierra Leone in November, and his health status was confirmed shortly after. The Luzern-born goalkeeper and Mattia Bottani […]

New COVID-19 test for Nigerian passengers to Dubai

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has listed Nigeria among countries to benefit from the COVID-19 PCR test requirement for passengers flying into Dubai. The new requirement, according to Emirates Airlines, was adjusted recently to suit the passengers travelling to the country. The new rule states that tourists must present a negative COVID-19 PCR test certificate […]