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History students mourn ‘amiable’ HOD

It was a moment of grief at the Department of History and Strategic Studies in the Faculty of Arts of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), last Monday....

Navy dismisses personnel for illegal drug possession

For allegedly being in possession of 14.55kg of Marijuana, a Nigerian Navy (NN), Seaman Haruna Umar has been dismissed from service. Umar was...

Even for N1bn contract, I won’t fly to Kaduna, says businessman

peaking with TheCable at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on Wednesday, Ifeajiagwu faulted the decision of the federal government to shut...

TRIBUTE: 60 cheers to Osinbajo, the pastor who beat Amaechi, Fayemi to become VP

Although, he had chalked up some experience in the circle – he was special adviser to Bola Ajibola, the attorney general of Nigeria from 1988-1992,...

Digital disruption: “We have got you covered” Sage tells partners

As the Sage Summit got underway on its second day in Sandton Johannesburg, the Sage has reassured its business partners that it has a clear strategy...

CAF Champions League fixtures

CAF Champions League last-32 first leg fixtures this weekend (times GMT): Friday At Pretoria Mamelodi Sundowns (RSA, holders) v Kampala Capital...

Clash in Kaduna market as traders name dogs ‘Muhammad’, ‘Ibere’

There was a bloody fight between Igbo traders and the Hausa traders at Panteka market, a major spare-parts market in Kaduna state following the...

FIFA ranking: Super Eagles retains 41st position

The Super Eagles are still 41st in the world, according to the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday. Nigeria had finished February in the same...

1,000 shortlisted out of 34,700 NPower applicants in Oyo – Osunkoya

About 11,000 candidates were shortlisted out of the over 34,700 candidates that applied for the Federal Government’s NPower job initiative in Oyo...

I will teach girls sexuality, how to prevent early pregnancy – Stephanie Okereke-Linus

Multiple award winning Producer and actress, Stephanie Linus-Okereke, has vowed to provide teenage girls with the right education and information...

$9.8m gifts: Judge’s ill health stalls ex-NNPC GMD fundamental rights hearing

Hearing of the fundamental human rights suit instituted by Mr Andrew Yakubu, former Group Managing Director, NNPC, against the EFCC was on Thursday...

Spice up your life with these imaginative sex moves

Are you tired of the standard ‘guy on top, girl on bottom’ style of sex act? These creative sex moves will put a new twist on the missionary...

Beggar allegedly drugs infant he rented to death

A beggar, Hafsa Asirinka Ibrahim, has appeared before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, for allegedly drugging a baby to death. The...

Timeline on Apo Six

June 7, 2005: 22:00 Apo Six meet Danjuma Ibrahim at a party June 8, 2005: 02:00 Four shot at police roadblock 04:00 Ifeanyi and Augustina seen...

Man rapes 13-year-old boy in Kano

A Magistrates’ Court sitting in Kano on Thursday ordered the remand of a 30-year-old labourer in prison custody for allegedly defiling 13-year-old...

(BREAKING) PHOTOS: Archbishop of Canterbury visits Buhari

Very pleased to welcome the Most Revd and Rt Hon @JustinWelby, Archbishop of Canterbury, to Abuja House this afternoon. pic.twitter.com/jsRxeafVxM...

Maternal mortality: Group tasks medicine vendors, others

The Partnership for Advocacy in Child and Family Health (PACFaH) has urged Community Pharmacists and Patent Proprietary Medicine Vendors (PPMVs) to...

Man, 30, remanded for allegedly defiling boy, 13

A Magistrates’ Court sitting in Kano on Thursday ordered the remand of a 30-year-old labourer in prison custody for allegedly defiling 13-year-old...

Sultan urges FG to relax ban on importation of rice, vehicles

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Saad Abubakar III, on Thursday urged the Federal Government to relax its ban on importation of rice and vehicles through...

Naira appreciation: Economist advises Nigerians to import less

An economist, Prof. Uche Uwaleke, has advised Nigerians to import less to sustain the appreciation of the naira at the foreign exchange...

FG to prosecute illegal importers of frozen fish

The Federal Government says it will henceforth arrest, prosecute and fine illegal importers of frozen foods into the country through the land borders...

Malpractice: Kwara Health College expels 32 students

Kwara College of Health Technology, Offa, has expelled 32 students involved in examination malpractice and various acts of indiscipline, the Provost,...

Council registers 19,062 pharmacists

The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN), on Thursday, said it registered 19,062 pharmacists from inception of the council in 2004 till 2014. The...

World Kidney Day: Experts caution against junk foods, sedentary lifestyle

Mr Babatunde Samuel, the chairman, Kwara branch of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria has cautioned Nigerians against over consumption of junk foods...

Ambode to deploy drone made by LASPOTECH for aerial surveillance

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday said the State Government would deploy drone made by the staff and students of Lagos State...

Experts caution against junk foods, sedentary lifestyle

Mr Babatunde Samuel, the Chairman, Kwara branch of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria has cautioned Nigerians against over consumption of junk foods...

Dickson meets Ibori behind closed doors

Bayelsa State Governor, Mr. Seriake Dickson, has met behind closed doors with former Governor of Delta State and ex-convict, Chief James Ibori. It...

Chairmanship tussle: Court retains Dabona, dismisses Baro’s suit against Delta State Govt

The Delta State High Court in Effurun today retained Hon.(Mrs.) Stella Otitio Dabona as the Chairman of Uvwie Local Government Council, saying the...

FG indicts 17 Ministries over misappropriation of N25bn

The federal government has indicted 17 federal ministries in misappopriation of about N25bn. This is contained in the Auditor-General’s 2015...

NYSC: Senate begins investigation into attacks on Youth Corps member in Zamfara School

The Senate has expressed serious concern on an attack by suspected thugs on a Youth Corps member, Mr. Michael Uwakwue who was allegedly beaten to...