Saturday, September 25, 2021


September 21, 2021

Soldiers attempt takeover of power in Sudan military coup

The coup came from soldiers in Sudan military’s armoured corps, as reported by Al Jazeera based on local media accounts.

Sudan PM Abdalla Hamdok
September 21, 2021

Canadian PM Trudeau makes history, wins third term

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has clinched a third term in Canada’s snap election.

September 20, 2021

Employers association asks all companies to ignore Lagos, Rivers, remit VAT to FIRS

The association of private sector employers said VAT collected for August 2021 should be paid to FIRS.

NECA DG, Mr Timothy Olawale
September 19, 2021

Ex-Algerian president Bouteflika dies aged 84

Mr Bouteflika led Algeria for two decades after leading the north African country’s fight for independence from France.

September 19, 2021

Northern states responsible for Lagos, Rivers economic development: Masari

Mr Masari said other states provide the bulk of the market for Lagos and Rivers economic growth.

Sanwo-Olu, Masari, Wike
September 19, 2021

Pantami was conducting research at NITDA, not political appointee: FUTO

The Academic Staff Union of Universities says it has begun an investigation into the scam appointment.

Minister of communications and digital economy Isa Pantami (Credit: Twitter)
September 17, 2021

EFCC opens fire at Enugu hotel, scatters youth conference, arrests sleeping guests

At least 40 guests were feared driven away by operatives, who reportedly arrived in five unregistered vehicles, including two Toyota Hilux buses.

September 16, 2021

Despite NNPC bailout, Dangote seeks more loans to salvage refinery project

Aliko Dangote is seeking out more loans to facilitate the completion of his refinery in Lagos.

September 16, 2021

EFCC chief Bawa slumps at public event, hospitalised

Mr Bawa was complaining about widespread identity crimes across Nigeria in his speech before the incident.

Abdulrasheed Bawa
September 16, 2021

COVID-19: France suspends 3,000 health workers for being unvaccinated

Olivier Veran, France’s health minister, has announced the suspension of about 3000 health workers who have not received the COVID-19 vaccines.

Emmanuel Macron