Nigeria's newly elected President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has stated that his administration will govern on behalf of citizens but will never rule over them.
Tinubu, who was sworn in on Monday, made the pledge while delivering his inaugural speech at Eagle Square, Abuja. Read more here.
Following the announcement of Raymond Dokpesi's death earlier on Monday, the management of DAAR Communications Plc has cleared the air on the passing of the media mogul.
DAAR Communications Group Managing Director, Tony Akiotu, who confirmed Dokpesi's death in a statement stated that the late Chairman of the organisation was ill before his death. Read more here.
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has described the inauguration of President Bola Tinubu as a momentous occasion.
In a statement by the association's President, Archbishop Daniel Okoh, titled, "Tinubu's Inauguration: A new chapter for Nigeria", CAN congratulated the newly sworn-in President. Read more here.
Governor Abba Kabir Yusuf of Kano has decried the rise in the number of out of school children in Kano.
He said this as part of his inaugural speech on Monday in Kano. Read more here.
President Bola Tinubu has pledged to readdress the naira redesign policy of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
He made this known in his inaugural speech in Abuja on Monday, saying that his administration would treat both the old and the new naira notes as legal tender. Read more here.
Former US Open champion Sloane Stephens has lamented about tennis players being subjected to racist abuse, saying it is getting "worse."
Stephens spoke to the issue after beating Karolina Pliskova in straight-sets in the French Open first round on Monday. Read more here.
Typically, personnel of organisations either move on for self-seeking reasons or management-induced reasons and when this happens such personnel would be expected never to be ill-motivated toward their former employer.
Recently, German publication Handelsblatt claims to have received 100 GB of internal Tesla data from a company insider. Read more here.
In the world of street-pop music, two talented artistes, Seyi Vibez and Zinoleesky, have sparked a social media frenzy with their indirect jabs at each other.
Known for expanding the sonic scope of street pop, alongside artistes like Barry Jhay and Balloranking under the tag ‘Afro-Adura’, Seyi Vibez and Zinoleesky have become the centre of attention. Read more here.
Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi, the Speaker of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly has said the state's oil finding is a significant accomplishment under Gov. Abdullahi Sule's leadership.
According to Abdullahi, the accomplishment will endure throughout the state's history. Read more here.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov met Kenyan leaders on Monday on a surprise visit to Nairobi as Moscow and Kyiv both seek to bolster support from African nations over the war in Ukraine.
Lavrov's visit to the East African superpower follows that of his Ukrainian colleague, Dmytro Kuleba, who visited the continent last week. Read more here.