New report from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed that Coronavirus-related deaths hit 365 in Nigeria as the number of confirmed cases is pegged at 13,464. The NCDC report also stated that the state with the fourth highest cases, Ogun State, recorded 108 cases in one day as the country recorded 663 new cases of COVID-19.
The Police in Aba, Abia State have arrested no fewer than seven suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) during a protest.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has posited that prison experience for any politician is a “badge of honour”.
MTN Nigeria recorded the largest debut commercial paper issuance by a Nigerian corporate entity following the issuance of N100 billion series I and II notes under the debut N100 billion commercial paper programme.
The Minister of Interior, Mr. Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, on behalf of the Federal Government, has declared Friday, June 12 as public holiday to mark Democracy Day.
National leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, on Tuesday, disbanded all political caucus groups within the APC in Lagos State.
In three months' time, the $2 billion granulated urea fertiliser plant of Dangote Industries Limited (DIL) will be inaugurated and the product will be available in the market. According to the Group Executive Director, Strategy, Portfolio Development and Capital Projects, DIL, Devakumar Edwin, the plant will be commissioned once the turbines start.
Prominent Bini leaders, under the aegis of Edo Collective Agenda of Nigeria (ECA) have accused the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, of insulting revered former military governor of Bendel State, Dr. Samuel Ogbemudia, on several occasions.
Nigerian venture capital, Platform Capital, through its early-stage investment arm Unicorn Group, funded South African startup app, Merge. The startup established by Zander Mathee and Brandon Bate, was infused with extra cash as it plans to expand into Africa's largest economy.
Former presidential aide, Reno Omokri, has rubbished Nollywood, on the claims that their productions make people want to run away from the country.
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