Senate President mourns Senator Osinowo

  President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, says he has received with shock and sadness the news on Monday of the death of Senator Adebayo Osinowo. Lawan condoled with Senator Osinowo’s family, friends, political associates and also the government and people of Lagos State over the loss. Senator Osinowo who until his death represented Lagos … Continue reading Senate President mourns Senator Osinowo

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Eagles Star Simon Moses Signs Four-Year Deal With French Side Nantes

  Super Eagles star, Simon Moses, has signed a new four-year permanent deal with French side, Nantes, valued at €6.5 million. The Nigerian, who had been on a season-long loan to the French side from Levantes since last summer, will now stay with the Yellow and Green until the 1st of July, 2024. “FC Nantes … Continue reading Eagles Star Simon Moses Signs Four-Year Deal With French Side Nantes

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New York Police To Disband Plain-Clothes Unit

  America’s largest police force, the NYPD, is to disband its plain-clothes anti-crime unit, its commissioner said Monday, as calls for police reform spread across the United States following anti-racism protests. New York Police Department Commissioner Dermot Shea said the team’s 600 officers would be reassigned to other roles including detective work and neighborhood policing. “Make … Continue reading New York Police To Disband Plain-Clothes Unit

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Sanwo-Olu Expresses Shock, Sadness Over Death Of Senator Osinowo

  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has expressed sadness over the sudden death of Senator Sikiru Adebayo Osinowo, representing Lagos East Senatorial District at the Upper Legislative Chamber of the National Assembly, who passed away on Monday morning at the age of 64 after a brief illness. Sanwo-Olu in a condolence message, signed by … Continue reading Sanwo-Olu Expresses Shock, Sadness Over Death Of Senator Osinowo

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COVID-19: It Is Not Safe To Reopen Schools, Viewing Centres – PTF

  The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 says it is not safe to reopen schools, television viewing centres and other areas of public interest. PTF Chairman and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, disclosed this on Monday in Abuja, the nation’s capital. According to him, some governors were contemplating reopening schools … Continue reading COVID-19: It Is Not Safe To Reopen Schools, Viewing Centres – PTF

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Why Oil Prices Could Soon Skyrocket – UAE Energy Minister

  UAE Energy Minister Suheil al-Mazrouei said on Monday current low oil and gas prices are unsustainable and warned that if they last longer, it could lead to energy shocks. Mazrouei said that “very good signs” of rising demand for oil have been seen in China and India, two of the world’s biggest crude consumers, … Continue reading Why Oil Prices Could Soon Skyrocket – UAE Energy Minister

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Insecurity: It Is Uncharitable, Wrong To Say Buhari Has Failed, Says Adesina

  The presidency has cautioned Nigerians against criticising President Muhammadu Buhari of failing to address the security challenges in the country. Speaking during an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today on Monday, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, said it is wrong and uncharitable to accuse his principal of … Continue reading Insecurity: It Is Uncharitable, Wrong To Say Buhari Has Failed, Says Adesina

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24 Malian Soldiers Killed In Ambush By Suspected Jihadists

  A weekend ambush on a military convoy in central Mali left 24 soldiers dead and an unspecified number missing, the army said Monday, blaming the assault on jihadists. In posts on social media, the army did not enumerate the missing but said eight soldiers escaped the attack on around a dozen vehicles Sunday at … Continue reading 24 Malian Soldiers Killed In Ambush By Suspected Jihadists

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I Have Not Gotten A Fresh Offer From Arsenal, Says Aubameyang

  Arsenal forward, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, has said the club has not offered him a fresh contract and he is waiting for them to do so. Aubumeyang, 30, has a contract with the Premier League side until June 2021 with several clubs including Barcelona and Inter Milan lurking around to snap the Gabonese away from the … Continue reading I Have Not Gotten A Fresh Offer From Arsenal, Says Aubameyang

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WhatsApp Launches First Digital Payments Option

    Facebook on Monday added a digital payments feature to its WhatsApp messaging service, starting in Brazil but with an eye to expanding around the world. WhatsApp users in Brazil can use the encrypted mobile messaging service to send money or make purchases, Facebook said in a blog post. It marked the first time … Continue reading WhatsApp Launches First Digital Payments Option

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