Buhari Gifts Katsina Corps Members Two Cows, 20 Bags Of Rice, N1m

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday gave members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Katsina State two cows, 20 bags of rice and N1 million to mark the Eid El-Kabir celebrations.

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President Buhari Urges More Nigerians To Embrace Farming

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged more Nigerians to embrace farming, saying he was surprised to hear that only 2.5 per cent of arable lands in the country is being cultivated.

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Abductors Of Bethel Baptist School Students Demand N60m Ransom

  The abductors of the 121 students of Bethel Baptist Secondary school in  Kaduna State are demanding the sum of N60 million as ransom before they will release the students. The father of one of the kidnapped students confirmed the development to Channels Television. He added that the bandits have also given them till next … Continue reading Abductors Of Bethel Baptist School Students Demand N60m Ransom

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Biden Names Big Tech Critic To Head Anti-trust Unit

President Joe Biden on Tuesday named a prominent Big Tech critic to head the Justice Department's antitrust division in another sign of aggressive moves to counter the dominance of major Silicon Valley firms.

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INEC, NCC Should Work Together To Conduct Credible Elections – Gbajabiamila

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) should work together to conduct credible elections in the country.

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Zimbabwe Orders Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination For Civil Servants

Zimbabwean authorities on Tuesday toughened virus curbs, ordering compulsory vaccinations for civil servants and reducing the number of workers reporting for duty in a bid to stem a rise in local transmission.

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Joshua To Defend Heavyweight Titles Against Usyk In London

  British-Nigerian boxer, Anthony Joshua, will defend his World Boxing Association, International Boxing Federation and World Boxing Organisation heavyweight titles against Oleksandr Usyk at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London on September 25, his promoter announced on Tuesday. Joshua was set to fight compatriot Tyson Fury in a unification bout in Saudi Arabia in August … Continue reading Joshua To Defend Heavyweight Titles Against Usyk In London

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Tunisia Health Minister Sacked Over Virus – Statement

Tunisia's Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi sacked Health Minister Faouzi Mehdi on Tuesday, Mechichi's office said, amid spiralling coronavirus cases in the North African country.

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COAS Reiterates Commitment To Rewarding Gallant Officers

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Farouk Yahaya has reiterated his commitment to appreciating and rewarding the gallantry of frontline officers and soldiers fighting the Boko Haram insurgency in the northeast of Nigeria.

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‘I Felt Much Relieved’: Buhari Praises Air Force Pilot For Gallantry

President Muhammadu Buhari has praised gallant pilot of the Nigerian Air Force Alpha Jet, Flight Lieutenant Abayomi Dairo,  who successfully ejected from an aircraft that came under “intense ground fire from bandits” in Zamfara State.

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