Fuel Subsidy

Fuel subsidy payment rises to N17bn in one month

Fuel subsidy payment incurred by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, rose by N9.94 billion to N16.785 billion. This was to ensure that the price of Premium Motor Spirit, also known as petrol, did not rise above the official rate of N145 per litre. Data obtained from the NNPC Monthly Financial and Operations Report for […]


PSG hopeful Mbappe injury not serious

Paris Saint-Germain said initial tests carried out on Kylian Mbappe were “reassuring” after their young star was stretchered off in the first half of Sunday’s 2-1 defeat at Lyon. “The check-up at the end of the match was reassuring and allowed Kylian Mbappe to return to Paris,” the club said in a statement. “Further tests […]

Sanchez, Mkhitaryan on brink of blockbuster swap deal

Tandoh joins organising committee of Access Bank Lagos City Marathon

Fury moves closer to Joshua showdown


FirstBank upgrades internet banking platform to promote e-Banking efficiency

FIRST Bank of Nigeria Limited has upgraded its Internet Banking Solution, FirstOnline, with improved features to promote and safeguard the electronic banking experience of customers vis-à-vis payment efficiency, versatility and productivity in their business transaction. The user friendly and secure internet banking tool, which can be carried out on one’s computer or mobile devices is […]

7.5m Nigerians jobless since 2016 – NBS

Stock market makes history with N16.15tr capitalisation

‘Kwara cassava farmers yet to benefit from N1bn agric loan’

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Man who barged in on his cheating wife could go to jail for 15 years

A husband caught his wife cheating, and now he’s facing up to 15 years in jail. Sean Donis’s wife, Nancy Donis, 38, said she was going to dinner. Donis stayed behind to watch their 5-year-old son. When he couldn’t find his iPad, he turned on the Find My iPhone app to locate it. The software […]

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Donald Trump’s government shutdown is about racism

Lost in the shitstorm over “shithole” was another equally damning example of President Donald Trump’s blatant racism and sexism. It was an outward display of a mindset that in many ways has paved the way for the government shutdown we’re facing now. Last week, NBC News reported that last fall, the president of the United […]

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Pope Francis Requests Right To Marriage For Roman Catholic Priests

Pope Francis has requested that Roman Catholic priests be given the right to get married. The request applies to priests in Brazil, and is on the agenda for an upcoming synod (church council) in the Amazon region. A small number of married Roman Catholic priests already exist, including previously married Anglican vicars who have joined […]

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(GRAPHIC VIDEO) Police Arrest 14-Year Old Girl, Others For Beheading Man For Ritual

The police in Imo State, Southeast Nigeria have arrested a 14-year-old girl, Chidinma Iheoma, and five other suspected cult members for beheading a man, Oguegbu Ofurum, for alleged ritual purpose. The police were said to have arested the suspects while they were taking the severed head to a shrine at Assa community in the Ohaji/Egbema […]