Oyin Adekunle
Oyin Adekunle

NNPC projects N11tn revenue for 2021

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it plans to generate N11.39tn revenue in 2021 while projecting an increase in oil and gas output and sales...

COVID-19: FG Rolls Out Grant for Transport Operators

The Federal Government has inaugurated an intervention grant for micro transport operators under its Survival Fund for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to...

Edo begins screening of pensioners Dec 2

The Edo State Government has said it will begin the revalidation exercise for pensioners in the 18 Local Government Areas of the state on December 3. The Permanent...

UN withdraws claim 110 died in Boko Haram attack

The United Nations has retracted its earlier statement claiming that 110 farmers were killed by suspected Boko Haram fighters in Zabarmari community, Borno State on...

Nigerians to pay N4000 monthly to own solar power system

The estimated 25 million Nigerians that will benefit from the Federal Government’s Solar Home Systems will be expected to pay about N4000 monthly. The Senior Special...

COVID-19: Eight dead, 50 injured in Sri Lanka prison riot

At least eight inmates were killed and 50 others injured after prison officers used force to disperse a violent riot at Mahara prison in a suburb of Colombo, Sri Lanka....

WHO calls on stakeholders to step up fight against malaria

The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that progress in the fight against malaria appears to have stalled. In its annual report on the disease, WHO says the...

Borno Farmers: DHQ counters UN report, says 43 killed

The Defence Headquarters has faulted a report by the United Nations that 110 civilians were killed in the onslaught on farmers by Boko Haram fighters in the Jere Local...

Gunmen abduct Akeredolu’s Chief of Staff’s wife

Suspected gunmen have kidnapped the wife of the Chief of Staff to Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, Olugbenga Ale. Ale was reportedly abducted alongside her driver...

Buhari promises deeper economic ties with Algeria

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria will encourage and support every move that will enhance economic cooperation with the Republic of Algeria. The President said...