Folashade Ogunrinde

COVID 19: UK man tested positive for virus for 10 straight months

A 72-year-old British man tested positive for coronavirus for 10 months in what is thought to be the longest recorded case of continuous infection, researchers said on...

Baba Ijesha granted bail, pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges

Embattled Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, popularly known Baba Ijesha, has been granted bail. Omiyinka who appeared before Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo over charges...

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo lauds activities of Abuja manufacturers

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has commended the activities of manufacturers in various parts of Abuja. Accompanied by the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Niyi...

Farouk Yahaya gets Senate’s confirmation as Chief of Army Staff

The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Major-General Farouk Yahaya as substantive Chief of Army Staff. The confirmation came after the consideration of the report...

Annual food inflation driven by price of Beans, garri — NBS

Food commodity such as beans and rice have been identified as the major drivers of annual inflation in May 2021. This was revealed in the ‘Selected food prices watch...

Tokyo Olympics: unnamed Ugandan Coach tests positive for Covid in Japan

A coach in Uganda’s Olympic team tested positive for Covid-19 upon arrival in Tokyo on Saturday night, Japanese officials have revealed. Uganda Olympic Committee...

El-Rufai sacks 99 political appointees, says no state civil servant has been disengaged

As part of efforts to fully implement its rightsizing policy, Kaduna State  Governor,  Nasir El Rufai says 99 political appointees have been disengaged. The governor...

Breaking: One abducted Kebbi student killed as security operatives rescue five

Security operatives say one of the students abducted from the Federal Government College, Birnin Yauri, Kebbi State, has died. The deputy force commander of the joint...

COVID 19: Nigeria records zero death for 13 consecutive days

For the 13th consecutive day, Nigeria recorded zero causality, maintaining the corona virus death toll at 2,117. However, infection rates are still rising, with the...

Continuous Voter Registration would resume June 28-INEC.

The Independent National Electoral Commission says the nationwide Continuous Voter Registration would resume on the 28th of June. Announcing the development on Thursday...