How fulani herdsmen killed my farm guard and took away his heart – Afenifere Chieftain Olu Falae recounts

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  Chief Olu Falae, chieftain of Afenifere, a Yoruba socio-cultural group, has narrated how Fulani herdsmen attacked his farm in Ondo State after kidnapping him and killing his security guard, identified only as Ayo.   Falae, a former secretary to the military government of Ibrahim Babangida, said that the killer herdsmen butchered his farm guard and took away his ...

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Community where Trump finally moved to about to ”evict” him

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  The town of Palm Beach, Florida, is reviewing Donald Trump’s use of his Mar-a-Lago Club as a residence.  According to reports by HuffPost and an earlier one by New York Times, the former president is set to once again violate a length-of-stay provision he signed with the town three decades ago. On Wednesday, Trump was at his ...

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Video: 20-year old Ondo lady gives heartbreaking details of how her father has been sleeping with her

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This is the very touching heartbreaking story of a 20-year-old Ondo lady who gave her name has Fatima Usman. Fatima Usman in a now viral video says her father has been sleeping with her for years even when he biological mother is at home. She says whenever she refuse to sleep with him, he would send her ...

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Borno Corpers barred from orientation camp as NYSC calls for resumption

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  The 2020 Batch A corps members serving in Borno State have been exempted from the list of corps members that will be returning to the NYSC orientation camp to complete their three weeks compulsory camping  on Friday.  Announcing the development, @officialnyscng, NYSC official twitter handle revealed that another set of 2020 Batch A corps members will ...

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Sokoto govt investigating strange killer disease – Tambuwal

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  The Sokoto government has commenced an investigation into a strange illness after it claimed four lives and left twenty-four on admission in health facilities.  A statement signed by the state governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, said the sickness broke out from the Helele area of the Sokoto metropolis. While expressing condolences to the families of lost lives, Mr. ...

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IGP orders probe of unmarried policewoman sacked for getting pregnant

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  The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has called for an investigation into the report of an unmarried police officer, Olajide Omolola, who was recently dismissed from service for getting pregnant.   Omolola who passed out of the Police Training School on April 24 2020, was sacked   because she got pregnant out of wedlock and a letter with reference number ...

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Dino Melaye expresses surprise at seeing a hospital for camels in Dubai (video)

Dino Melaye expresses surprise at seeing a hospital for camels in Dubai (video)

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  Former lawmaker, Dino Melaye has expressed surprise at seeing a hospital for camels in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.   Melaye who has been in the Middle East for some time, wrote on Instagram "Rakumi get hospital for Dubai oooo".  

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Fully-Funded International Awards 2021 In Holographic Composite Higgs at Swansea University in UK

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The International Awards In Holographic Composite Higgs scholarship which is cofounded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) is awarded to individuals who are willing to study for a degree program at Swansea University – UK. Swansea University will offer a three-year fully funded scholarship (co-funded by ...

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President Buhari signs law prescribing six months jail term for violators of COVID19 protocols

President Buhari signs law prescribing six months jail term for violators of COVID19 protocols

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  President Buhari has signed a new law prescribing a six-month jail term for anyone found guilty of flouting any of the COVID19 protocols.   The president signed the COVID19 health protection regulations 2021 in Abuja on Wednesday, January 27. The signed law provides a legal framework for the prosecution of any defaulter. The law states that an offence under these ...

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Accountant Intern or NYSC Member At Gracias Global Properties Ltd

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Our company is seeking a motivated accounting intern who is ready to apply knowledge of financial terms and principles to an authentic real-world experience. The intern will assist with a wide range of duties, including analyzing data, preparing financial reports, and learning about varied accounting activities. This is an exciting opportunity for any student pursuing ...

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1861 new cases of COVID19 recorded in Nigeria

1861 new cases of COVID19 recorded in Nigeria

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  1,861 new cases of COVID19 were recorded in Nigeria on Wednesday, January 27.   According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, Lagos recorded 773 while the FCT recorded 285.   Other states with fresh cases include Oyo-138, Rivers-111, Plateau-92, Nasarawa-83, Kaduna-59, Enugu-57, Imo-57, Edo-43, Kano-27, Kwara-20, Ebonyi-19, Abia-17, Ogun-12, Osun-12, Katsina-8, Bayelsa-6, Bauchi-5, Delta-5, Borno-4, Jigawa-4 and Zamfara-1.   Nigeria now ...

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MasterCard Foundation/WARA Ideas Matter Fellowships 2021 for West African Scholars

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The West African Research Association (WARA), in collaboration with the Mastercard Foundation, is pleased to announce support for young West African scholars through its Ideas Matter Fellowship program. This scholarship opportunity is designed to increase opportunities for emerging West African scholars, people who are transforming ideas into active solutions to the challenges facing not only the region, ...

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The West African Institute of Public Health (WAAPH) Virtual Internship Programme 2021.

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The West African Institute of Public Health (WAIPH) is the largest regional public health organization in the African region with a global community of over 6000 members. The flagship semi-autonomous department of the Institute known as the West African Academy of Public Health (WAAPH) or the Academy of Public Health (APH) is focused on certifications ...

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2021 Howard Nathan Law School Bursary at La Trobe University in Australia

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La Trobe University is providing the Howard Nathan Law School Bursary which is $2500 per annum for up to four years for students to complete their undergraduate and postgraduate degree coursework in Australia. Eligibility: Applicants must have an ATAR of 70 or above for commencing students or WAM of 65 or above for continuing students. Applicants ...

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2021 Fully Funded MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program At American University Of Beirut in Lebanon

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American University of Beirut (AUB) in partnership with the MasterCard Foundation is offering scholarship opportunities to Individuals who are interested in pursuing a degree program at the Institution. The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at AUB aims to prepare young people to be agents of change in their communities, countries, and regions. The program requires scholars to ...

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Graduate Management Trainee Recruitment at Food Concepts Plc

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Food Concepts Plc was incorporated on 6 December 1999 as Food Concepts & Entertainment Limited and commenced operations in 2000. The Company was converted from a Private Limited Liability Company into a Public Limited Liability Company and the Company’s name was subsequently changed to Food Concepts Plc. by a Special Resolution dated 10 May 2009. Following ...

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300 female soldiers deployed to Kaduna-Abuja highway in first female officers internal security operations

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  300 female officers have been deployed to Abuja-Kaduna highway as part of measures to curb the menace of banditry and kidnapping along the road and other surrounding communities.   While this is the first time female officers are being deployed for internal security operations, their role will be to complement the existing operations along the highway and the environs.   The ...

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Benue State Govt impounds 376 cows, arrest six herdsmen for flouting anti-open grazing law (photos)

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  The Benue State Government has impounded 376 cows and arrested six herdsmen for flouting the anti-open grazing law.   Deputy Governor of the state, Engineer Benson Abounu, who disclosed this to newsmen in Makurdi, on Wednesday, January 27, said 376 cows and six herdsmen were apprehended in Kaseyo, Guma Local Government Area of the state, stressing that ...

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China rolls out anal swab coronavirus tests, says it’s more accurate than throat method

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Authorities in China have introduced anal swabs as a new type of coronavirus test that could detect the virus more accurately as they struggle to contain rising infections ahead of the Lunar New Year celebrations.   This comes after local outbreaks in the country led to China shutting off many of its northern cities.   Before, coronavirus tests were mostly being carried ...

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FG to shutdown Third Mainland Bridge for another 72 hours

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The Third Mainland Bridge will be shut down for three days for another round of delicate expansion joints replacement.   Federal Controller of Works Lagos, Mr Olukayode Popoola who made the announcement on Wednesday January 27 said the closure will help concrete set properly during the curing process’ to make the rehabilitation work perfectly and durable.   Popoola said stoppage of ...

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”Seek a patient’s consent before exposing them to a horde of student doctors”- Lady tells Nigerian doctors

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A Nigerian lady has asked Nigerian doctors to always seek the consent of their patients before exposing them to hordes of student doctors and their other colleagues.   The lady with the handle @eketiette said a patient's privacy is their legal right and must be respected. She opined that a patient must be asked if they would ...

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Security: ‘We’re in a state of emergency’- President Buhari tells new Service Chiefs

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  President Buhari on Wednesday January 27, met with the newly appointed service chief and charged them to be upright in their duties as the country is in a state of emergency.   Receiving the service chiefs in the statehouse, President Buhari said;   “We’re in a state of emergency. Be patriotic, serve the country well, as your loyalty is to the ...

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Pamela Anderson marries her bodyguard after falling in love with him during lockdown

Pamela Anderson marries her bodyguard after falling in love with him during lockdown

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Baywatch actress Pamela Anderson, 52, is married for the 6th time, though she insists her last wedding was a 'mock' wedding and this is her 5th.   On Jan. 27, 2021, Anderson told The Daily Mail she'd married her bodyguard Dan Hayhurst on Christmas Eve in an intimate ceremony on the grounds of her Canadian home.   In an exclusive interview Anderson ...

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Sheffield United stun Manchester United with their first win at Old Trafford since 1973

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  Sheffield United stunned title-chasing Manchester United on Wednesday night, January 27, beating the Red Devils 2-1. It's the first time since 1973 that Sheffield will beat United at Old Trafford.   Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side had the chance to go top of the table but buckled under pressure against bottom-of-the-league Sheffield, who had only won once in the Premier ...

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Wendy Williams shades her ex-husband’s alleged mistress on her show (video)

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Wendy Williams took a swipe at her ex-husband's alleged mistress on her show.   During the "Hot Topics" segment of her show, Wendy shared a clip from the documentary film "Wendy Williams: What a Mess!" Which is set to follow the premiere of "Wendy Williams: The Movie" this Sunday on Lifetime.   While introducing the documentary film, Williams took ...

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Simi professes love to her husband, Adekunle Gold, as he turns a year older

Simi professes love to her husband, Adekunle Gold, as he turns a year older

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  Today, January 28, is singer Adeklunle Gold's birthday, and his wife and colleague in the industry, Simi, seized the opportunity to declare her love for him.   Posting via her Instagram page, the mum of one wrote; ''My baby. We're growing older together and it's exactly what I'd hoped it would be. May you never lose your wonder, your ...

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Lagos state govt bans trucks and trailers from plying roads in the state during the day

Lagos state govt bans trucks and trailers from plying roads in the state during the day

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  The Lagos State Government has banned trucks and trailers from plying roads in the state during day time.   The state Commissioner for Transportation, Frederic Oladeinde, announced this when he met with various truck owners in the state in Ikeja on Wednesday, January 27.   Oladeinde announced that trucks and trailers were now restricted to night operations on dedicated routes ...

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I don’t have any relationship with her, she’s just my boyfriend, Neo’s relative – BBNaija’s Vee speaks on her relationship with Venita Akpofure (video)

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BBNaija star, Vee Iye has opened up on her relationship with former BBnaija housemate, Venita Akpofure, who is also her boyfriend, Neo's cousin.   In an interview on Hip TV, Vee stated that she does not have any relationship with Venita who she described as just her boyfriend's relative. She added that one can't choose who their ...

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Appointments of service chiefs is inchoate because President Buhari has not forwarded their names to the national assembly – Falana

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  Senior Advocate of Nigeria and Human Rights Activist, Femi Falana has faulted the appointments of the service chiefs which according to him is "inchoate".   Falana in a statement he shared, argued that the service chiefs have only been nominated and not appointed because Buhari is yet to forward their names to the national assembly.   He backed this ...

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Barcelona named richest club ahead of Real Madrid, Man Utd | Top 20

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Barcelona sits top of Deloitte’s latest football rich list. It is the first time that sports giants all made significant losses in their income. “We estimate that the 20 clubs in the Money League will lose over two billion euros in revenue at the end of the 2020/21 season,” the company stated. Barcelona have a net worth of ...

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