Monday, March 8, 2021


March 8, 2021

Messi, others elect new Barcelona president

Amongst the voters were Messi himself, his teammates, and former president Bartomeu.

March 5, 2021

Embattled Ogun deputy speaker removed for gross misconduct

Mr. Oluwatimileyin was removed for gross misconduct.

Dapo Abiodun
March 4, 2021

China to conduct mandatory COVID-19 anal swabs on Nigerian, other travellers

Chinese government believed results from the anal swabs test were more accurate than others.

Coronavirus used to illustrate the story.
March 3, 2021

Boko Haram releases kidnapped pastor in Borno

The pastor was billed for execution on Wednesday had the terms of his captors not met.

Pastor Bulus Yikura
March 3, 2021

AfDB provides WAMA grant for gender digital gap in West Africa

The project is expected to impact 350 million people in the ECOWAS region.

Akinwunmi Adesina
February 26, 2021

Condolences pour in for Liverpool’s Alison Becker over father’s death

The police revealed that Alison’s father died in Lavras do Sul after he drowned at a dam near his holiday home.

Alison Becker
February 26, 2021

CBN justifies FG’s plan to sell assets to fund 2021 budget

A member of CBN’s Monetary Policy Council hinged his support of the plan on the non-reflection of the increase in crude oil prices on government oil revenue.

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)
February 25, 2021

Gombe violence: Governor relaxes curfew in Billiri

“I have no business being in power if I cannot protect my people.”

Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya ( Credit: Daily Trust)
February 24, 2021

Poverty has deepened in Nigeria: Osinbajo

He admitted, “Poverty has deepened, particularly in the wake of the COVID-19 and its economic fallout.”

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo
February 23, 2021

Gombe violence: Security council orders protection for churches

“Government will set up a panel of inquiry to get to the remote and immediate causes of the incident to avert future occurrence.”

Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya ( Credit: Daily Trust)