Friday, 26 February, 2021

Day: January 1, 2021


[ExtraTime] The Gunners are taking their green shoots of recovery into the new year.


Highlights from the year included badass music collaborations, countless chart-topping hits and a spike in online music streaming services. The year 2020 was an interesting one for music lovers all over the world. The COVID-19 pandemic led to a global Read more…


President Buhari said pundits never gave Nigeria any chance of survival at independence in 1960. Nigeria’s survival 60 years since gaining national independence is a puzzle for “local and international pundits,” President Muhammadu Buhari has said, enthusing the country will Read more…


On Friday, however, Mr Buhari restated his promise that his administration would meet the demands of the protesters. President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said the #EndSARS protests embarked upon by young Nigerians last October is ‘understandable’. He also restated the Read more…


[Premium Times] The president said “on our part” the executive is “committed to timely and judicious prosecution” of corruption-related cases.


In the past 13 days, there have been 77 recorded deaths from COVID-19. On New Year eve, Nigeria recorded over one thousand new cases of COVID-19, an indication the second wave of the virus currently being experienced is not over Read more…


Injured Sowore in custody of the Nigeria Police The personal physician to human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore, has arrived at the headquarters of the Intelligence Response Team in Guzape, Abuja, formerly used as the Special Anti-Robbery Squad office.  The doctor Read more…


The United Nations (UN) has condemned Iran for executing a man for a crime he allegedly committed when he was 16 years old, BBC reports. The UN human rights office said that Mohammad Hassan Rezaiee, aged 30, was put to Read more…


AFTER setbacks spawned by Covid-19 last year, 2021 promises to be a year of progress as it begins today against the backdrop of a good rainy season, prospects of a vaccine against the global plague and unprecedented economic and infrastructural Read more…


Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the General Overseer Worldwide of The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), has said there is a new variant in the making for every COVID-19 vaccine discovered. Following the outbreak of COVID-19 in Wuhan, China, a number Read more…