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MUSIC: DonPops - Without You

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“When there's music in your soul, there's soul in your music.” Fast Rising Gospel artist; Don Pops, premieres his first single for 2020 as he celebrates an additional year to his age. Download the unique tune below: DOWNLOAD SONG

NYSC announces passing out ceremony for 2019 Batch “B” stream II set

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T he National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has announced Thursday, 16 July for the passing out ceremony of 2019 Batch “B” Stream ll Corps Members. According to a statement signed by Director, Press and Public Relations of the scheme, measures have been put in place to avoid the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, hence, the event will be low-key, with qualified corps members collecting their Certificates of National Service (CNS) at the local government level.

Rule changes for remainder of this season's Champions League

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The remainder of the 2019/20 UEFA Champions League season has been mapped out, and it is not just dates and venues that have changed. UEFA.com runs through the key amendments.

CBN bows to pressure, devalues naira again

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The country’s fiscal state faces tougher times as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) bowed to pressure, last week, and further devalued the local currency. The adjustment of the exchange rate at the busiest window is coming three months after the local currency was similarly devalued by 24.6 per cent, a decision that has worsened the inflationary pressure and interest rate.

FG suspends reopening of schools, students won’t write 2020 WAEC

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The Federal Government has just announced that schools under its control will not be reopening for the forthcoming West African Examination Council (WAEC) exams. This was disclosed in a tweet post by the aide to President Muhammadu Buhari on New Media, Tolu Ogunlesi from his official Twitter handle on Wednesday, July 8, 2020.

Abuja homes of Magu searched by security agents as He is grilled in FCID HQ, Abuja

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The two Abuja homes of the suspended chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, were tooth-combed by security agents on Tuesday Operatives of State Security Service and riot policemen stormed Mr. Magu’s private home in Karu and his official residence in Maitama in Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday suspended Magu, according to multiple sources familiar with the case.

COVID-19: Imo reopens markets

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Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma has authorized the relaxation of total lockdown on markets in the state as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. According to the Governor, markets in Imo State can now open for full operations on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Uzodimma gave this direction while addressing leaders of Imo State Amalgamated Traders Association (ISAMATA) led by their Chairman, Chief Don-Chris Okere at the Exco Chambers, Government House, Owerri. He said that the measure is taken to ensure that the economy of the state is not completely crippled and to make Imo people survive alongside their businesses as source of livelihood. The Governor challenged the Market Leaders on their pledge to comply with all the Covid-19 protocols which he enumerated to include: provision of temperature check, hand washing buckets, wearing of face mask by both the traders and buyers, observing of social distancing but most importantly, ensuring clean environments and high level of hygien

Mother dies in fire incidence after saving child (VIDEO)

Eyewitness video shows Phillip Blanks – a former college wide receiver – sprint to the scene of a third-floor apartment fire in Phoenix before catching a small child thrown from a balcony;  

MAGU PROBE: Presidency says nobody is above scrutiny

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The Presidency on Tuesday declared that the ongoing probe of the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, is an affirmation that nobody under the present administration is above scrutiny. According to facts made available to State House correspondents by a source in the presidency who pleaded anonymity, the interrogation of the anti-graft agency boss is to give him the opportunity to clear himself of weighty allegations.