Daily Archives: July 15, 2019

Obasanjo and Buhari

Again, Obasanjo writes Buhari, warns on ‘4 avoidable calamities’

Again, Obasanjo writes Buhari, warns on ‘4 avoidable calamities’ NEWS DIGEST - Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Monday wrote a letter to President Muhammadu, warning...

Following Adebayo Shittu’s Effort, Nigeria Gets $100m For Rural Internet

NEWS DIGEST - As part of the instituted efforts by Barrister Adebayo Shittu as Nigeria's Minister of Communications, Nigeria has now been offered a...

James Bond: Black-British actress, Lashana Lynch is next ‘007 agent

Marvel star, Lashana Lynch is reportedly set to adopt the iconic code name ‘007 in the upcoming Bond movie. According to the Daily Mail, the...

Mount signs new 5-year contract with Chelsea

NEWS DIGEST - Midfielder Mason Mount has signed a new five-year-deal with Chelsea that will see him stay until at least 2024, the Premier...

Driver bags 4 years’ jail term for stealing N326,000

NEWS DIGEST - A 47-year-old driver, Adeyemi Adeshina, was on Monday sentenced to four years’ imprisonment by an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court, Lagos for stealing...

BBNaija (S4): Esther becomes first female `pepperdem’ Head Of House

NEWS DIGEST - Esther has become the first female `pepper dem’ Head of House (HoH) for the fourth season of the Big Brother Naija...

Court remands travelling agent over alleged N2.5m ticket scam

NEWS DIGEST - A Senior Magistrate’s Court in Ilorin, Kwara on Monday remanded a travelling agent, Ojo Gbenga in Police custody for allegedly obtaining...

Nigerians spent N3bn in cinemas for first half of 2019

NEWS DIGEST - Nigerians spent nearly 3, 124, 026, 959 billion Naira to watch box office movies at Nigerian cinemas between January and June. News...

Gov. Ayade decries renewed persistent killings in C/River

Gov. Ayade decries renewed persistent killings in C/River NEWS DIGEST--Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has warned warring communities in the state to sheath their...

Shock as man baths 8 with acid in Anambra

Shock as man baths 8 with acid in Anambra  NEWS DIGEST--Eight persons were reportedly attacked with substance suspected to be acid by a yet to...