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EPL: Iheanacho nominated for Player, Goal of the Month awards

Nigeria, March 27 -- Nigerian striker Kelechi Iheanacho is in the run for two awards in the English Premier League (EPL) for the month of March. The superlative performances by the 24-year old in Mar... Read More


COVID-19: Nigeria records 113 new infections, three deaths

Nigeria, March 27 -- Nigeria on Friday recorded 113 new COVID-19 cases in 10 states, thus continuing a steady run of low infections figures. The new tally, which is slightly higher than the 97 infect... Read More


Powerlifting World Cup: Nigeria stays top with six gold medals

Nigeria, March 27 -- The Nigeria contingent to the powerlifters the ongoing World Cup in Manchester are living up to their top billing after they followed up winning three gold medals in the opening d... Read More


Insecurity In Nigeria: Trends, Patterns and Warnings (2), By Adewale Ajadi

Nigeria, March 27 -- The pattern of what we call insecurity is neither new nor worsening, and seems just different in dimensions and scope. The scope it takes in national life depends on the comfort o... Read More


Seven trending Nigerian slangs, their meanings

Nigeria, March 27 -- In January 2020, a total of 29 Nigerian words and expressions were added to the popular Oxford English dictionary. Justifying the decision at the time, it said the words were inc... Read More


COVID-19 Lockdown: Minister insists N500m was spent on school feeding in two states, Abuja

Nigeria, March 27 -- The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq, has insisted that her ministry spent over N500 million on feeding schoolchildren i... Read More


2023: North-west speakers endorse Tinubu - Official

Nigeria, March 27 -- Speakers of states' houses of assemblies from North-west Nigeria have endorsed the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, for president in the 2023 g... Read More


Police re-arrest community leader, one other over 2017 crisis in Delta community

Nigeria, March 27 -- The police have rearrested two leaders of Idumuje-Ugboko, a community in Aniocha Local Government Area of Delta State, who had been facing trial in Abuja over a crisis in the comm... Read More


Lagos police commissioner visits family of man shot by officer

Nigeria, March 27 -- The Commissioner of Police in Lagos, Hakeem Odumosu, on Saturday paid a condolence visit to the family of a man shot dead by an officer at Ogombo, in the Sangotedo area of the sta... Read More


Naira gains on black market, falls on Nafex window

Nigeria, March 27 -- The Naira strengthened marginally against the U.S. Dollar at the unofficial market on Friday, data posted on abokiFX.com, a website that collates parallel market rates in Lagos sh... Read More