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Benin v Nigeria: Super Eagles seek to end Squirrels' eight-year unbeaten run

Nigeria, March 27 -- The time has come for the eagerly-awaited 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying game between the Benin Republic and Nigeria's national football team, the Super Eagles. The two We... Read More


Benin vs Nigeria: How to watch the Super Eagles game

Nigeria, March 27 -- Games involving the Nigeria national team, the Super Eagles are not readily available on television screens as they were in the past. TV rights issues around games on the African... Read More


COVID-19: Nigeria records 97 new cases, five deaths

Nigeria, March 26 -- After a few days of respite, Nigeria recorded five deaths from COVID-19 on Thursday. For six of the past nine days, nobody died from the highly infectious disease. The five deat... Read More


Nigerians in NBA: Al-Farouq Aminu moves to Chicago Bulls

Nigeria, March 26 -- The Chicago Bulls have announced the acquisition of a Nigerian basketball star, Al-Farouq Aminu, from the Orlando Magic. The Bulls via an official statement on their website also... Read More


INVESTIGATION: Kogi govt spent N90 million on a N300,000 software

Nigeria, March 26 -- The Kogi State Government last year spent N90 million on software that the developers now offer for only N300,000. The software, approved by a COVID-19 sceptic, Governor Yahaya Be... Read More


How police officer made me crawl on Lagos road naked - Victim

Nigeria, March 26 -- A victim of police abuse of power in Lagos has narrated his sad experience with an officer of the Nigerian Police Force in Lagos. Monday Ojon narrated how a police officer brutal... Read More


Police honour officers who rejected N1 million bribe

Nigeria, March 26 -- The police in Kano State have honoured two officers who rejected one million naira offered them as bribe. The state Commissioner of Police, Sama'ila Dikko, called on other office... Read More


Nigerian stocks rise further on buy pressure on Stanbic IBTC Holdings

Nigeria, March 26 -- Nigerian stocks jump 0.53 per cent further Thursday as investors' exuberance for and buy pressure on Stanbic IBTC Holdings shares drove trade, a day after the financial services g... Read More


Nigerian ex-senator dies

Nigeria, March 26 -- A former senator, who represented Ekiti South Senatorial District, Olabode Olowoporoku, is dead. Mr Olowoporoku died at the age of 84 following a brief illness on Wednesday. His ... Read More


Renowned Nigerian columnist, university teacher, Farooq Kperogi, promoted professor

Nigeria, March 26 -- Renowned Nigerian columnist and blogger, Farooq Kperogi, has been promoted to the rank of professor at Kennesaw State University in the United States. The promotion takes effect ... Read More