Sunday, 12 July, 2020

Day: June 14, 2020


Sports bodies have until 26 June 2020 to make submissions to the Department of Sport, Arts and Culture on the staggered opening of professional non-contact sport and professional athletes training. Last month, Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa Read more…


The Federal Capital Territory Ministerial Enforcement Task Force on COVID-19 Restrictions has sealed Jabi Lake Mall indefinitely for violating the government’s directive on ban on public gathering. Naira Marley flew in private jet alongside his crew to perform at the concert Read more…


Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God, has said that every form of punishment that could be given to a rapist cannot be considered too severe. He said this while speaking on the rising cases of Read more…


A professor of Parasitology and a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress in Kaduna,  Shehu Usman Adamu, said though the North had been in problem, it is presently in ‘serious’ problem and bedevilled with monumental developmental challenges under the administration Read more…


By Wale Alabi The JAC branch of Osun State University recently published an article on Democracy Day of 2020 which tagged the Vice Chancellor of the school, Professor Labode Popoola as an autocrat that is running a corrupt administration. This Read more…


  The Rapid Response Squad unit of the Lagos Police Command has arrested 25-year-old Chinonso Michael said to be an Afro hip-hop singer and 22-year-old pianist, Chimelu Victory for robbery.   The suspects who were arrested last week Wednesday alongside Read more…


Beyoncé has written an open letter to Kentucky’s Attorney General Daniel Cameron, urging him to use his power to bring criminal charges against the officers who shot and killed Breonna Taylor in her home. Breonna, a 26-year-old African-American emergency medical technician, was shot dead by Louisville Metro Police Read more…


Governors elected under the platform of All Progressives Congress have met and agreed to intervene in the current crisis rocking the party in Edo and Ondo states ahead of the governorship elections the states. In a statement on Sunday in Read more…


Nigerians have called for the arrest of musician, Azeez Fashola popularly known as Naira Marley, for holding a concert in Abuja despite the ban on gatherings and events of more than 20 people in the country put in place by Read more…


President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered investigation into the shooting in Aso Villa, Nigeria’s seat of power in Abuja. Buhari in a statement by Garba Shehu, his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, said the incident happened outside the main Read more…