”Chief Lulu Briggs Didn’t Die in Ghana” …judge rules

The Coroner’s Inquest into the death of High Chief Olu Benson Lulu-Briggs, has concluded that the Nigerian billionaire did not die in Ghana after all. “…the Deceased died in the Federal Republic of Nigeria, and...

Davido Says Fiancee, Chioma, Tests Positive to Coronavirus, Baby Negative

Nigerian Afropop star, Davido, has announced that his fiance Chioma has tested positive for the new coronavirus. Chioma, according to Davido, recently returned from the United Kingdom with their baby. The baby tested negative, the...

Obasanjo Donates 32-Room Hilltop Residence for Isolation Centre

Former President,  Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on Friday, announced that his former residence at the Presidential Hilltop, Abeokuta, Ogun State be used as Isolation centre for victims of the dreaded Coronavirus disease. Obasanjo said the 32-room...

Coronavirus: Sanwo-Olu Set to Feed 200,000 Lagos Homes

Few days after the Lagos State Government issued a stay-at-home directive to residents, in order to curtail the spread of the novel coronavirus, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has unveiled economic stimulus package...

Rep Wants Colleagues to Forfeit Salary to Fight Coronavirus

As Nigeria faces the threat of total lock-down as a result of the ravaging coronavirus disease, federal lawmakers have called for collective support to ameliorate the effects on ordinary people. Rep. Mansur Manu Soro, Ganjuwa/Darazo...

Coronavirus: Buhari Releases Aircraft for Emergency Operations

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the prompt release of N5bn special intervention requested by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control to equip and expand their facilities and laboratories. Buhari, in a statement yesterday by his...

Fuel Scarcity Likely, as Tanker Drivers Begin Strike

Fuel scarcity may likely hit the country next week as fuel tanker drivers have resolved to keep away from the depots from Friday because of the coronavirus pandemic ravaging the world. The umbrella body...

APC, PDP Anxious, as Supreme Court Rules on Zamfara Guber Tussle Today

The Supreme Court has fixed ruling in the application for the review of the judgement which disqualified the governorship and other candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State in the 2019...

Lagos Assembly Passes Bill to Combat COVID-19 Spread

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday passed into law an emergency bill to help the state combat the Coronavirus, the pandemic currently spreading across the world. Personally sponsored by Speaker Mudashiru Obasa, the...

Union Bank Partners 54Gene To Raise $500,000 Towards Nigeria’s Fight Against COVID-19

Union Bank, one of Nigeria’s foremost financial institutions has announced a US$130,000 (N50million) donation to tackle the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria. The donation was made into a fund set up by 54gene, an...