Friday, June 18, 2021

Adebola Ajayi

My name is Ajayi Adebola Taofeekat. I am a graduate of Mass communication from Lagos university. I am a journalist who is very attentive to details and determined to find, follow and report the story accurately to the public. I am highly motivated to get the job done.
June 18, 2021

Nigeria lost $40 billion to insecurity in 2020: Report

Nigeria lost $40.6 billion alone to insecurity in 2020 as unknown gunmen, killer herdsmen, bandits, Boko Haram, and ISWAP terrorists combined to unleash violence.

June 17, 2021

Purchasing cocoa, gold products escalates child labour, ILO warns Nigerians

The Organisation warns that children are used as labourers in cocoa farms and gold mines.

Child Labour
June 17, 2021

Court denies Baba Ijesha bail

Yaba magistrates’ court has denied popular Yoruba actor Olarenwaju James aka Baba Ijesha bail.

Baba Ijesha
June 17, 2021

U.S. jails Nigerian Benard Okorhi for $10 million fraud scheme

The U.S. has sentenced 42-year-old Benard Okorhi to spend 75 months in jail for his role in a $10 million international fraud scheme that used compromised email.

June 16, 2021

Terror-tainted Pantami orders NCC to review telecom operators’ licences

Communications and digital economy minister Isa Pantami has ordered NCC to review the country’s telecom operators’ licences.

June 15, 2021

Things happen in Nigeria Buhari doesn’t know: Umahi

Often criticised for apparent inertia and nepotism, President Muhammadu Buhari is unaware of some critical things that happen in Nigeria, says Governor David Umahi.

President Muhammadu Buhari
June 15, 2021

Nigeria, other African nations to get 400 million COVID-19 vaccines

Nigeria and other African nations will get 400 million COVID-19 vaccines from the World Bank in partnership with the African Union’s Vaccine Acquisition Task Team

Buhari and Osinbajo taking COVID-19 vaccine jab
June 12, 2021

Denmark Christian Eriksen slumps at Euro 2020, match suspended

Denmark’s playmaker Christian Eriksen has slumped on the field of play.

Christian Eriksen
June 12, 2021

Six years on, Buhari continues to tout special courts for corruption cases

“Special courts are important in cases of corruption so that riot act would be properly read to the public.”

June 11, 2021

UK warns citizens of violence amid June 12 celebration

United Kingdom has warned its citizens of a possible outbreak of violence in Nigeria as the country celebrates its Democracy Day on June 12.

President Buhari, Boris Johnson, and Ben Llewellyn-Jones