Ahead of Presidential Primary, Osinbajo Begins Second Nationwide Consultation

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo is expected to begin his second round nationwide consultation ahead of the presidential primary of the All Progressive Congress (APC) slated for June 1,…

2023: 1m INEC officials for 176,846 polling units

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday said it would deploy no fewer than one million electoral officials, including permanent and ad-hoc staff, for next year’s general elections. The commission…

Stock Market Sustains Positive Momentum for Third Consecutive Session

The stock market of the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) sustained its positive momentum for the third consecutive session yesterday as market capitalisation gained N46 billion over investors buy interest in…

High food prices’ll continue in Nigeria, others till 2023–IMF

The International Monetary Fund says the impact of the war in Ukraine is likely to sustain pressure on commodity prices, affecting oil and gas prices severely in 2022 and food…

Three EPL clubs interested in Nigeria’s Taiwo Awoniyi

Former Liverpool striker Taiwo Awoniyi has been credited with transfer interest from three Premier League clubs less than a year after departing Anfield permanently. The 24-year-old spent six years on…

La Liga: Barca beat Real Sociedad 1-0, move to second spot

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s early goal proved enough as Barcelona sealed a 1-0 win over Real Sociedad on Thursday to tighten their grip on a top-four finish in La Liga. But Barca’s…

Wizkid’s agreement with EME was for 5 albums but he did only two – Banky W reveals

Famous musician cum politician, Bankole Wellington aka Banky W has revealed how Wizkid failed to fulfil his contract agreement under EME label. Banky W in a recent interview with media…

Shanghai escalates Covid lockdown restrictions

Authorities in Shanghai have said they will tighten the enforcement of lockdown measures, as a Covid surge continues in China’s financial capital. New measures include placing electronic door alarms to…

‘Not G19’: Why Indonesia won’t bar Russia from the G20

Indonesia is “in consultation” with other members of the G20 amid growing calls for Russia to be barred from the economic forum’s November summit in Bali. Some members of the…

Kardashians deny faking Roblox sex tape scene

A reality show scene where Kim Kardashian’s son finds an advert for a sex tape on the game Roblox was not faked, a source close to the star says. In…