Folashade Ogunrinde

COVID-19: Only 3 States Have Attained 50% Vaccination – Federal Govt

Minister of Health,  Osagie Ehanire, has said that only three states out of the 36 states and the Federation Capital Territory (FCT) have vaccination coverage of over...

Coroner indicts regulatory bodies over Ikoyi building collapse

The secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio  Guterres has urged world leaders to support young people with massive investments in education and skills...

Abuja-Kaduna Train attack: Bandits Release Seven More Kidnapped Passengers

Seven of the abducted passengers of the March 28 train attack in Kaduna have regained their freedom. The victims were released on Wednesday morning after spending 135...

Lawan, Akpabio Not Senatorial Candidates – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it did not accommodate the nominations emanating from Yobe North and Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial Districts...

Nigeria’s broadband penetration hits 44.5%

Broadband penetration in the country has climbed to 44.5 percent in July from 40.9 percent in February. The executive vice-chairman of the Nigerian Communications...

Oil Slips as U.S. Crude Stockpiles Rise, Eyes on U.S. Inflation Data

Oil prices fell on Wednesday ahead of a key U.S. report on inflation and after industry data showed U.S. crude inventories unexpectedly rose last week, signaling a...

FG grants N100bn loan to indigenous Pharmaceutical Manufacturers

The federal government has granted a N100 billion loan to indigenous pharmaceutical manufacturers and healthcare investors to help expand their capital base and boost...

Aviation Fuel: Bonny Light to supply 60 million litres to stem scarcity

Nigeria’s emerging indigenous oil and gas major, Bonny Light Energy and Offshore Limited, has committed to the supply of 60 million litres of Aviation Turbine Kerosene...

FG expresses fears over inability to meet COVID-19 vaccination target

The Federal Government has expressed concern over the country’s failure to achieve the target set for COVID-19 vaccination, adding that only three states – Nasarawa,...

Lassa Fever: Ondo, Edo, Bauchi account for 10 new cases – NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that Ondo, Edo, and Bauchi States accounted for 10 new additional Lassa fever cases reported in the country. The...