Monday, May 20, 2019

POLITICS

Lalong Emerges Northern Governors Forum Chairman

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong has emerged chairman of the Northern Governors Forum for another four years. He was elected by his colleagues during the...

NEWS

EDUCATION

Osinbajo Commissions New LASU Senate Building

Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday commissioned the new Senate Building of Lagos State University (LASU),...

HEALTH

MTN Stocks Gain 21% In 48 Hours

The share price of MTN on Nigeria’s bourse soared by 21 per cent in two days, closing at N108.90 on Friday. The telecommunications giant, which...

SPORT

Ambode Receives Diouf, Kanu Nwankwo, Finidi George, Zokora, Other Soccer Legends

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday received top African football legends at the Lagos House in Alausa, Ikeja, urging countries in the...

BUSINESS

Lagos Financial Outlook Very Positive, Says Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday commissioned the new digitized central storage facility of the State Treasury Office (STO), saying it was...

FOREIGN NEWS

Brexit: Labour In-fighting Causes Cross-party Talks Collapse, Says Theresa May

Theresa May has blamed Labour’s divisions over a second referendum for the collapse of cross-party Brexit talks, after Jeremy Corbyn wrote to her to...

ENTERTAINMENT

Appeal Court Verdict: Uncle Ademola Will Go To The S’Court, Says...

Popular Nigerian singer, David Adeleke, better known as Davido, has reacted to the Appeal Court judgement that did not go the way of his...

OPINIONS

LEGALITY OF MARIJUANA IN NIGERIA: A LEGAL OPINION

 -Kayode Ajulo, PhD  Abstract In the recent times, there have been calls from different...

LOVE & RELATIONSHIPS

Condom Day: NGO To Distribute 600,000 Condoms In Nigeria

The AIDS HealthCare Foundation (AHF), a Non-Governmental Organisation, says it will distribute over 600,000 condoms across the country as part of activities...

TECHNOLOGY

Facebook Breakup Could Boost China Rivals, Says Facebook COO, Sheryl Sandberg

Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg said Friday a breakup of big US technology would not address “underlying issues” facing the sector and suggested...

CRIME

Police Kill Six Kidnappers In Rivers

Rivers State Police Command says it has killed six alleged kidnap suspects in shootouts with the police. Mr Usman Belele, the State Police Commissioner, said...