Sunday, March 7, 2021


March 7, 2021

Supreme Court Justice Ngwuta is dead

Sylvester Ngwuta was one of the judges whose homes were raided in 2016 by the SSS. He was never found guilty of any charges.

Justice Sylvester Ngwuta
March 7, 2021

UFC 259: Nigeria’s Adesanya loses heavyweight challenge to Blachowicz

“This is definitely not a one-off, I definitely would be back. Like I said, dare to be great.”

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - MARCH 06: (L-R) Jan Blachowicz of Poland punches Israel Adesanya of Nigeria in their UFC light heavyweight championship fight during the UFC 259 event at UFC APEX on March 06, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
March 6, 2021

Nigerian banks to pay N5 ‘subsidy’ for every $1 received from abroad: CBN

The CBN’s “Naira 4 Dollar scheme” is set to begin on March 8 and end in May.

CBN Godwin Emefiele (credit: Bloomberg)
March 6, 2021

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey set to sell first ever tweet as NFT

Published by Mr. Dorsey on March 21, 2006, the first tweet reads “just setting up my twttr.”

March 6, 2021

FG earmarks N10.6bn to transport COVID vaccines nationwide

Nigeria flagged off the roll out of the mass inoculation programme at a pomp ceremony in Abuja on Friday.

Finance minister Zainab Ahmed (Credit: Twitter)
March 5, 2021

U.S. lifts tariffs on cheese, cashmere and whisky from the UK

The U.S. has now agreed to a four-month suspension as they try to resolve the issue.

UK Trade Secretary
March 5, 2021

FG throws lavish event to launch COVID-19 vaccines in Nigeria

Neither the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 nor the NPHCDA officials, health workers present to receive the vaccine jabs, maintained social distancing.

March 5, 2021

Women’s Day: No Nigerian listed in U.S. awards for courage

On March 8, U.S. First Lady Jill Biden will deliver a special message at the ceremony.

U.S. First Lady Jill Biden
March 4, 2021

CDQ-Burna Boy Feud: Rapper says he lost lots of blood, as Obafemi Martins reacts

CDQ had called out Grammy-nominee, Burna Boy on Monday, accusing him of disrespecting veteran footballer, Obafemi Martins.

CDQ,Martins, Burna
March 4, 2021

New WhatsApp update to include voice and video call in desktop app

To use the new video calling feature, users will have to set up the WhatsApp desktop app on either Mac or PC, which requires that you already be a WhatsApp user on mobile.