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Biden set to deliver 1st UNGA speech as president

The United Nations General Assembly’s (UNGA) annual debate is set to kick off with Joe Biden’s first speech as president of the U.S. Tuesday’s session would also...

One Person Killed As Building Collapses In Akure

One person has been reportedly killed after a building collapsed at Fanibi area of Akure, the Ondo State capital on Tuesday morning. According to eyewitnesses, the...

Miltary coup foiled in Sudan

The Sudan government says there has been a coup attempt by a group of soldiers but said the attempt failed and that the military remains in control. A military official...

Uganda’s murder-accused MPs given bail

A court in Uganda has granted bail to two opposition MPs who have been charged with murder over a spate of killings with machetes in the country’s central region....

Sanwo-Olu signs anti-open grazing bill into law

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has signed the bill prohibiting open cattle grazing in the state into law. Sanwo-Olu, who assented to the bill during the...

NYSC set to establish Trust Fund

The National Youths Service Corps says has revealed plans to establish a Trust Fund to provide start-up capital for the corps members after their service years. The...

United Airlines to begin flights between Lagos, Washington D.C.

The United States-based United Airlines is set to begin flight operations from Virginia, the United States to Lagos, Nigeria, as tickets will be available for booking in...

Eight dead after gunman opens fire on Russian campus

A gunman opened fire on a Russian university campus on Monday killing at least eight people, investigators said, in the country’s second mass shooting this year to...

Oil falls below $75 on risk-averse mood, U.S. Gulf output

Oil dropped more than $1 a barrel to below $75 on Monday as rising risk aversion weighed on stock markets and boosted the U.S. dollar, while more U.S. Gulf oil output...

Nigeria records 168 new Covid-19 infections, two deaths on Sunday

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded an additional 168 COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 201,798 on Sunday....