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September 6, 2023

UN says August earth’s hottest month on record

According to the United Nations World Meteorological Organisation, the past three months have been the hottest ever recorded on Earth.

sunny weather
September 5, 2023

Nigeria’s cinemas generated N603 million in August, says CEAN

The Cinema Exhibitors Association of Nigeria (CEAN) says it generated N603 million from tickets sold across the country in August.

September 1, 2023

Subsidy Palliative: Gombe government adds N10,000 to workers’ salaries

“We have also noted with sympathy the difficulties they are passing through as a result of the economic meltdown,” the Gombe deputy governor explained.

Governor Inuwa Yahaya; Deputy Governor Manassah Jatau
December 3, 2022

FG lost N113 million due to suspension of Abuja-Kaduna train services: NRC

In an interview on Saturday, Mr Okhiria said the corporation arrived at the figure using the working document for earnings between January and March.

Managing director, Nigeria Railway Corporation, Fidet Okhiria
September 15, 2022

Nigeria’s inflation hits new high at 20.52% in August

The latest inflation data represents a 0.88 per cent increase from the 19.64 per cent recorded in July 2022.

Inflation graph
August 30, 2022

Sri Lanka launches five-year multiple entry tourist visa

Sri Lanka’s Tourism Minister, Harin Fernando, says the country has extended its multiple-entry tourist visa to five years to boost repeat tourism.

Sri Lanka Parliament (Credit: Abnews)
July 26, 2021

Woman takes ex-husband to court over N70,000 loan

Her ex-husband prayed the court to give him until August to pay the debt.

Shari'a law
July 13, 2021

Osun-Osogbo festival begins August 2

The cleansing of the (Osogbo) town would be followed by the lighting of the 500-year-old sixteen-point lamp called Ina Olojumerindinlogun.

Osun-Osogbo festival