Wednesday 23 December 2020


Chinedu Okoli
 (born 23 November 1983), better known by his stage name Flavour N'abania or simply Flavour, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He began his musical career as a drummer for a local church. Flavour is popularly known across Africa and the world for his hit song "Nwa Baby (Ashawo Remix)". He is currently signed to 2nite Entertainment.

In 2005, he released his self-titled debut album N'abania. In 2010, Flavour released his second studio album Uplifted. It was supported by the singles "Nwa Baby (Ashawo Remix)", "Adamma", and "Oyi Remix". The album's success made Flavour one of Africa's most sought out artists. Flavour was booked to perform at numerous concerts and social events following Uplifted's release.Flavour, who is well known for his ability to sing fluently in the Igbo language, was born in Enugu State, Nigeria. His family is originally from Umunze in Orumba South LGA, Anambra State, Nigeria.[3] Flavour began his music career at the age of 13 when he started playing the drums for his church choir in Enugu. The resident pastor at his church introduced him to a friend, Chris I. Ordor, the CEO of SoundCity Communications.[4] In 1996, Flavour was invited to join the company on an educational scholarship to study music.[4] After three years of playing the drums, Flavour started playing the drums professionally. In 1999, Flavour moved on from playing the drums and started playing the keyboard.[4] He also used to provide backing vocals for other musicians at SoundCity.

Music career[edit]

Career beginnings[edit]

At the age of 19, Flavour emerged unto Nigeria's musical scene as a drummer and pianist for a local Enugu band. After learning to play drums professionally, Flavour received an offer to perform at City Centre, Enugu. The massive crowd at City Centre inspired him to gain new grounds and reach great heights. Flavour's educational background in music enabled him to learn music production from Dekumzy, Isi Charles and Nnachie.[5]

Saturday 14 November 2020

Newspaper Review



2021 proposed N6tn loans: PDP, APC clash over FG’s fresh plans, MAN demands caution

ICC conducting preliminary probe into #EndSARS killings –Prosecutor

FG, ASUU talks deadlocked again, parties clash on N30bn allowance

Budget: Reps knock Lai Mohammed for late documents submission

Design new revenue sharing formula, Reps tell RMAFC

INEC tackling 1,700 suits over 2019 elections – Yakubu

DSS shuts school, sacks 140 teachers over request for better welfare

Damaged facilities: S’West ministers ask FG to assist Lagos

DPR warns against illegal refilling of gas cylinders

Oyigbo: MASSOB alleges genocide, Rivers says 50 AK-47 rifles stolen

CNG knocks northern govs for demanding social media law

Chevron Nigeria gets new chairman/MD

APC candidate disqualified from Bayelsa senatorial bye-election for forgery

#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu sets up trust fund to rebuild destroyed property

Running three varsities draining our resources – Akeredolu

Masari cancels talks with bandits, commanders return 10 AK-47 riffles

Ekiti WASSCE results not withheld over debt but computation – Govt

Ekiti loses N230m to LG ghost workers annually – Panel

Benue declares Fridays work-free day for crop harvest

Doctors begin strike over kidnapped colleague in Cross River

Kano budgets N4bn for 50,000 boarding house students’ feeding

Assembly approves N243.5m for Kwara COVID-19 spending

Rivers transport workers lament unpaid salaries, demand park reopening

US election: Tension in Detroit as Trump supporters want counting suspended

US election: Biden supporters protest in New York

Trump considers legal battle as Biden leads in US presidential election

Grieving mother cries for justice as police shoot journalist dead


The Nation

Mass metering will end estimated billing, says Buhari 

Magu’s lawyer raises nine posers for Salami panel 

Bayelsa by-election: Court disqualifies APC candidate Ebebi 

IGP to policemen: don’t leave public space for criminals 

FEC okays N87.538b road projects in two states, FCT 

NHRC independent probe panel gets 150 petitions, says chair

Minister, airline operators bicker over ‘hostile operating environment’  

2021 Budget: NERC proposes N2b for furniture, others 

NCAA to sanction airlines over N22b debts 

RMAFC begins review of officeholders’ pay 

Dangote refinery 80% ready, says official

FirstMobile wins Best Mobile Bank App award 

Ikeja Hotel loses  N1.4b in Q3 

Afreximbank, others launch $1.5b fund to support African economies 

Wike Cup draws hold today in Port Harcourt

Obiano welcomes security beef-up in Anambra  

Obaseki to hold low-key inauguration  

Return to work, Ugwuanyi begs policemen 

Imo to restore IMSUTH’s accreditation 

Abubakar presents N228b appropriation bill 

Kaduna lifts curfew in 23 councils 

Katsina resettles IDPs, shuts camps 

Alumnus donates equipment to MAPOLY Radio 



2021 Budget: Drama as NERC chair, accountant fail to produce evidence of N2bn office renovation contract sum 

FG to sell Afam Power Plant at N105bn today 

EndSARS: World court x-rays crimes against protesters 

Voter registration takes off Q1 2021 — Yakubu, INEC chair

INEC to deploy electronic voting machines for 2021 Anambra guber

Re-establishment of national shipping fleet imminent, says NIMASA DG

10,000bpd production threatened over explosion at OML 40 

RESTRUCTURING: Agbakoba seeks devolved power for states, reserved power for FG 

PDP rejects attempt to regulate social media 

Banks’ borrowings from CBN crashes by 93% 

Stanbic IBTC extends university scholarship application deadline 

Choice Group offers 35% ROI on Gree, Lontor franchise stores

Four schools attacked in Cameroon, teachers kidnapped ― Govt 

Fallout of EndSARS protest: Women, mothers mostly victims of mass arrest in Lagos state 

Canada reports rare strain of swine flu found in ‘a human’


I believe that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade... And try to find somebody whose life has given them vodka, and have a party. - Ron White

Tuesday 8 September 2020

Newspaper Review

 Early flakes. 

*Tue, 8 Sept. 2020*


Buhari cautions against tenure elongation as Akufo-Addo emerges new ECOWAS chair

Five houses, 49 shops gutted by fire in tanker explosion in Niger 

Drop water bill, it’s agenda to divide Nigeria –Afenifere 

We’ll conduct credible elections in Edo, Ondo —INEC 

NCDC confirms 155 new COVID-19 cases, total now 55,160 

Ondo Assembly Speaker claims 'Thugs' who invaded Parliament complex came for prayers 

Bus passengers burn to death in Anambra

Nigeria has spent N1.7 trillion subsidising electricity – Buhari  

€14.7m COVID-19 fraud: Interpol, Nigeria Police nab suspects, €498,000 in Nigerian bank 

Gunmen attack Kaduna community, kill reverend, two others 

 Nigeria's Covid-19 Cases Rise By 155 to 55,160 

 Shell Denies Spilling 45,000 Barrels of Crude Oil in Bayelsa 

Covid-19: Lagos low death rate divine, says Sanwo-Olu 

Southern Kaduna: Sultan blames politicians, describes killings as madness

Access Bank Appoints Usman as Independent Director 

Increase in Electricity Tariff, PMS Bad for Housing Industry, Says NIOB

BCPG Urges Lagos to Enforce Development Control in Osborne, Ikoyi

Elochukwu: CBN Should Intervene in Infrastructure Fund to Health Facilities

FG Appeals over Deregulation, Hope Rises for Infrastructure Funding

Water Resources Bill is Done Deal, Says House Committee Chairman

Don’t Elongate Your Tenure, Buhari Urges ECOWAS Leaders 

Military Sets up Drone Base in North-east to Combat Terrorism 

I will offer quality representation, says Abiru

EFCC probe: Magu asks Salami panel to summon Malami 

Oil production drops to 1.4m bpd, says Sylva 

North central elders worried by Boko Haram camps 

Food insecurity prevalent in Lagos, Kano, Rivers, Abuja –NBS

Edo poll will hold despite drumbeat of war –INEC 

Stock market falls, investors lose N13bn 

MDAs failed to remit N1.2tn, says Fiscal Commission 

Lawmakers, opposed to Ajayi’s impeachment, protest exclusion from Akeredolu’s car largesse 

Fuel price hike: ASUU, TUC tackle FG on refineries, Buhari says subsidy dangerous 

Female inheritance: Supreme Court, Igbo culture in head-on collision 

5,180 BDCs get $51.8m on forex sales resumption 


China claims Indian troops crossed LAC near Pangong 

'More of a public figure than ever': Harry's royal exit backfires

Over 2 million acres of land destroyed by 2020 wildfires in California

Saudi court issues final verdicts in Khashoggi killing, jails eight 

Hong Kong police defend tactics after video of officer tackling 12-year-old girl goes viral 

British judge begins Julian Assange’s extradition hearing

Philippines: Duterte pardons US Marine who killed trans woman 


Baba Ijebu’s frozen account won’t affect Lagos stadium renovation – Ministry

 FG is insisting on NPFL clubs licensing –Dare

Four Bundesliga stars set for Eagles debut

Senegal ’92 Eagles lament demise of six teammates

Wednesday 2 September 2020

Imo State University Admission


The management of Imo State University (IMSU), Owerri, hereby announces to the general public especially its prospective students, that it has commenced the registration of candidates for the 2020/2021 POST UTME screening exercise.


Candidates whose choice of Institution (First or Second) is Imo State University, Owerri; and

Candidates who did not choose IMO State University as first choice University but scored the required cut-off mark can also apply on the condition that they visit the JAMB website for a change of Institution.

All candidates must have five (5) O’ level credits in relevant subjects at not more than two (2) sittings. Candidates waiting O’ level results can also apply but they will not be considered for admission until their results are available.


Visit and select post- UTME/DE on the admission dropdown menu.

You will be directed to the Post-UTME/Direct Entry Page at

Click on register on the top banner and register with your jamb number, valid phone number and email. If your registration is successful, an account would be created automatically which you would use to apply for the post –UTME/DE

Click on apply for post-UTME/DE and make payment of two thousand naira (N2000) with your debit card or through Paystack.

If your payment is successful, a post-UTME/DE application form would open; fill the form completely and correctly and then click submit at the bottom of the form.

If you were unable to complete your application for any reason, you can always come back to the post- UTME/DE page at and click on login, to login to your account and complete your application before the closing date

After submitting your application form, print the acknowledgement slip


Every candidate must provide a valid email address and phone number.

All applications must be filled and submitted online on or before 16th October, 2020 as the application window closes on that day.

Any wrong information given shall disqualify the candidate.

For more information and support regarding the post- UTME application: Send an email to:


Comr. Duru Victor,

17th republic SUG Director of Information,

Imo State University

Sunday 30 August 2020

Newspaper Flash



Become a boss empowerment programme launched

Epe chief refutes monarchs removal

Prioritizing health care will reduce mortality rate Mamora

Surulere LG constructs Akerele ultra modern health centre

PWAN Group unveils build and sale estate in Lekki

Oniru seeks partnership with African Group on regeneration of Iruland

Oyo up for grabs for APC in 2023, says Alao-Akala

Reddington Zainelab accredited for testing

Committee to mosques: Dont violate protocols

Ondo: Akeredolu denies plan to sack 2,000 after polls

N5tr debt: AMCON seeksSenate supportin recovery drive

Wike to construct hostels, hall in Bayelsa law school

UK groups plan protest over Orji, sons corruption charges

Enugu airport begins operation

NULGE calls for massive recruitment in Anambra

Why IPOB, MASSOB stopped attack on Igbo leaders Obis ex -aide

Anambra sets up Geographic Information System to tackle illegal land taxes

Ogun: Excitement as property magnate becomes new monarch of Odosenlu

More women may die from pregnancy complications in Niger

NDLEA nabs seven drug suspects in Katsina

The Sum of our Education

Enugu APC: Fresh tasks before new committee

Edo 2020: Leaders assess Obasekis, Ize-Iyamus chances

Oyo up for grabs for APC in 2023, says Alao-Akala, others

Nigerian celebs urge govt to open cinemas

Nerdo hints at new song ahead of EP

MOD berths with first signee, J100

ItsENJ releases fresh video for new song PFI


Farouq sympathizes with Kebbi over thunderstorms

Omo-Agege drums support for community policing

Edo Election: Estako East traditional ruler calls for peaceful campaigns

Attah Igala will be greatly missed ' Kogi govt

NSCDC arrests 27-yr-old farmer for alleged murder in Oyo

CIArb urges MSMEs to take advantage of accelerated dispute resolution service

Lagos crashed helicopter not fitted with Black Box

Gov. Lalong threatens to arrest community leaders over dirty environment

Aviation giant Boeing pledges increase in black employees

Aubameyang close to signing new contract ' Arteta

NiMet predicts cloudiness, thunderstorms Sunday to Tuesday

NCDC certifies Bayelsa Molecular Lab

Monarch appeals to FG to make road accessible to farmers

FG commences construction of Federal University Daura Sept ' Amaechi

COVID-19: Labour activist wants NLC, CBN to partner on nation's economic recovery

Onuesoke seeks life insurance cover for Nigerian journalists

Parallel congresses as Ekiti PDP crisis deepens

Congo 'UFO' turns out to be Project Loon balloon

Edo 2020: APC, Igini bicker over alleged rigging plan

COVID-19: Spike in cases causes bed space fears in South Korea

EDO 2020: PDP not interested who heads INEC in Edo but free, fair election ' Orbih

Keston Okoro reception: Delta PDP Ward exco members risk sanctions

Edo election: State collation centre will be ready before Sept.15 ' INEC

Oyo APC moves to reunite warring factions ahead of 2023 elections

Oyo APC moves to reunite warring fractions ahead of 2023 elections

ONDO DECIDES: Jimoh Ibrahim is 'paper tiger', lacks electoral value, relevance ' PDP tells Akeredolu

Managing risks in the new normal era: The insurance options

Investing in Exchange Traded Funds

The Nigerian Stock Exchange and millennial investors

Amazon goes clean, orders1,800 Mercedes-Benz electric vans

Tesla's bumper year sees Musk's net worth top $100bn

Electronic giant LG creates battery-powered face mask

Sevilla sign Oscar from Real Madrid

Sex can't buy you a Gucci handbag only money will ' Chilly B

Castrate rapists ' Halima Abubakar reacts to sexual violence

Men should use cosmetics like women ' Abiola Ahmed

He was blessed' ' Barack Obama reacts to death of Chadwick Boseman

COVID 19: Why is Africa not picking bodies on the streets


Will Inflationary Pressure Abate

Lagos-Ibadan Railway as Economic Game Changer

Wheres Nigerian Economy Headed

A Review of Buhari Administrations Achievements

As Abiru Bows out of Polaris

OCP Africa, Bauchi Govt Sign MoU on Agro-Sustainability Projects

Lumos Partners MTN, Unveils Lumos Prime, Lumos Eco

How Long Can Amaechi, Sylva Tag Along

Playing Politics with Southern Kaduna

Blame Abidal for BARCAS Travails

WBC Gives Go ahead for Joshua, Fury World Title Fight


PDP disqualifies four aspirants from Bayelsa senatorial elections

Fayose, Olujimi clash: Two PDP state chairmen emerge at congresses

Its unfair northern states get VAT from beer, others Abiante, Reps member

Remove hindrances to accessing asset declaration forms, SERAP tells courts

Firm supports Nigerias development

Court stops Enugu health workers planned strike

Aisha Buhari, Mamman Daura recover

Work begins on N18.95bn transportation varsity

AMCON seeks National Assemblys intervention on debt recovery Sani

Taking WASSCE in isolation centre affected me positively COVID-19 survivor

I dont think of impossibilities Owen Omogiafo

Segun Awolowo recounts COVID-19 ordeal

Gov Matawalles vision for youths

Sanwo-Olu, Uzamat, Yayi rejoice with Tayo Ayinde at 56

CAMA is dead on arrival Primate Ayodele

Esther Ajayi defies COVID-19, visits Atan Mountain

My husbands dying wish was for Nigerians to remain united Prof Lar, wife of late Plateau governor

Most of NDDC funds are spent on elections Mitee, ex-NEITI chairman

How I jumped out of my burning car, escaped death Broadcaster whose vehicle was engulfed in flames on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Measurements of Buhari

NMA election disrupted to prevent manipulation by the chairman Onyia, chairmanship candidate

Few lawless doctors behind NMA election crisis Uzowulu, Enugu East doctors association

Nigeria is a secular state

I like jollof rice cooked with firewoodSeun Kentebe

Home orchard as remedy for public health issues on fruits

Nigerians relied on BBC for credible news in the Abacha era Mosuro, producer

TV repairer killed my wife, two others, begged for forgiveness Nurse

Filling stationsll dispense gas in vehicles from September FG


INEC REC, Igini, plotting with Obaseki to rig election ' APC

I'll rally Edo royal fathers to secure our people, says Ize-Iyamu

Jimoh Ibrahim a political liability ' PDP

Frank Kokori blows hot: We don't have political parties in Nigeria

2023 presidency: In true spirit of federalism, Southeast should be given a chance ' Ebenezer Babatope

Hijrah:No one can distract Makinde 'Aide

Enugu killing: Mbazulike blasts Southeast governors

Ondo senatorial districts in dilemma

More crisis in Ekiti PDP as two chairmen emerge at state congress

Messi begs Guardiola: I want to join Man City

Plateau PDP State Congress: We'll provide level playing ground to all aspirants ' Electoral Committee

Napoli coach: Osimhen's quality not in doubt

Egbe emerges MVSP at City Merit Awards

Pre-season friendly: Omeruo scores in Leganes 3-1 win

Crystal Palace debut: Eze hits hat-trick in 20 seconds

Tyson Fury: Why I won't fight Anthony Joshua

Ejaria completes Reading move

Aubameyang hands Arsenal Community Shield

BREAKING: Arsenal wins FA Community Shield

NBA to resume games after player protest, turn stadiums into voting sites

Sterling Bank makes case for PayOn platform

ICPC quizzes NDDC directors, other officials

COVID-19: Sanwo-Olu directs varsities, polytechnics in Lagos to resume Sept 14

FG hails EU scholarship award to over 90 Nigerians

Group drums support for Buharis anti-corruption

Todays church undisciplined CAN president

Prioritise your projects, Reps tell NAUTH

Kalus constituents laud his empowerment initiative


INEC REC, Igini, plotting with Obaseki to rig election ' APC

I'll rally Edo royal fathers to secure our people, says Ize-Iyamu

Jimoh Ibrahim a political liability ' PDP

Frank Kokori blows hot: We don't have political parties in Nigeria

2023 presidency: In true spirit of federalism, Southeast should be given a chance ' Ebenezer Babatope

Hijrah:No one can distract Makinde 'Aide

Enugu killing: Mbazulike blasts Southeast governors

Ondo senatorial districts in dilemma

More crisis in Ekiti PDP as two chairmen emerge at state congress

Messi begs Guardiola: I want to join Man City

Plateau PDP State Congress: We'll provide level playing ground to all aspirants ' Electoral Committee

Napoli coach: Osimhen's quality not in doubt

Egbe emerges MVSP at City Merit Awards

Pre-season friendly: Omeruo scores in Leganes 3-1 win

Crystal Palace debut: Eze hits hat-trick in 20 seconds

Tyson Fury: Why I won't fight Anthony Joshua

Ejaria completes Reading move

Aubameyang hands Arsenal Community Shield

BREAKING: Arsenal wins FA Community Shield

NBA to resume games after player protest, turn stadiums into voting sites

Sterling Bank makes case for PayOn platform

ICPC quizzes NDDC directors, other officials

COVID-19: Sanwo-Olu directs varsities, polytechnics in Lagos to resume Sept 14

FG hails EU scholarship award to over 90 Nigerians

Group drums support for Buharis anti-corruption

Todays church undisciplined CAN president

Prioritise your projects, Reps tell NAUTH

Kalus constituents laud his empowerment initiative


Why NAFDAC will withdraw alcohol sachets from Nigerian market

ICPC grills NDDC directors for financial fraud

Court reinstates suspended Ondo Lawmakers

Obasanjo shuns NBA conference after calls for his removal

Ondo guber: Dont abuse Amotekun, Secondus cautions Akeredolu

2023: Igbo president will make Nigeria great again Nwodo

As far as APC is concerned, nobody can probe Tinubu Bamgbose

You promise to end Boko Haram, why the excuse Residents to Buhari

Nigerian churches have lost discipline-CAN President

Bilateral Relations: British High commissioner, Laing to visit Nasarawa

SANs react to move by Northern lawyers to form new Association

Lagos announces reopening of Universities, primary, secondary schools

Edo 2020: We will not be intimidated by APCs narrative of violence- PDP

Breaking: Jubilation as first flight lands in Akanu Ibiam Airport Enugu ahead of official reopening

Gov Diri approves resumption of school for primary six pupils Sept 7

Edo 2020: INEC boss gives update on commissions preparedness

Buhari urges Mali to embrace good governance to sustain political stability

Fraud alert: NDA warns Nigerians against admission fraudsters

Breaking: Guardiola in Barcelona to negotiate Messi move

COVID-19: Singer Minjin wants artistes to be more creative at this period


Anger, Frustration, As Coalition With Makinde Breaks Down In Oyo

Minister Unveils Plans To Resuscitate Awolowo Stadium In Ibadan

Reelection: Uwaleke Hails Adesina, Tasks AfDB On African Integration

Rotary International Trains Nursing Mothers On Basic Hygiene In Kogi

AfDB: Ogbeh Excited Over Adesina's Re-election, Seeks More Support For MSMEs

Isoko Youth Group Appoints Interim Leadership, Plans Election

Edo APC Chairman, Igini Clash Over Alleged Rigging Plot

Lalong Threatens To Arrest Community Leaders Over Dirty Environment

Edo Election: Estako East Traditional Ruler Calls For Peaceful Campaigns

Saraki Pledges FG's Commitment To Improve Port Services

Lagos APC And Political Dynasty

PDP Will Win Governorship Elections In Edo, Ondo, Anambra ' Kalu

FFK-Charles Eyo: Group To Honour Media Trust Correspondent Insulted By Fani Kayode

FG Should Promote Gas-To-Power Generation Projects

David-West Urges Banks To Address Increasing Numbers Of Customers Visiting Daily

Akanu Ibiam International Airport Ready For Flight Resumption ' Minister

COVID-19: Labour Activist Wants NLC, CBN To Partner On Nation's Economic Recovery

ECOWAS Protocol And Heightened Concern Over Closure Of Nigerian Shops In Ghana

Diplomatic Row Brews Between Nigeria, Ghana

FG Orders ITF To Harmonise Skills Development Programmes Of MDAs

NCC's Projects, Others Adding Value To Nigeria's Digital Transformation Journey- Danbatta

Messi At Manchester City Wouldn't Make Them Unbeatable ' Jamie

NBA Resume As New Coalition Demands Social Justice Initiatives

Chelsea Set To Increase Offer For Rennes Goalkeeper douard Mendy

James Rodriguez Medical At Everton Scheduled For Next Week


Buhari mourns late Attah Igala, Oboni II

Polaris Bank announces Innocent Ike as acting MD/CEO

Nigeria records 250 new COVID-19 cases, total now 53,727

COVID-19: Nigeria is jeopardising the future, spiritual life of the younger generation 'Edokpai

How I ended up spending 30 years in WAEC 'Adenipekun

The coup in Mali

Handling disappointment and discouragement (I)

Awash with Formal Requests

Cautious optimism greets Ododo's appointment as National Theatre GM

Those interested in development don't mix politics with religion 'Oyo CPS

Amotekun and future of the Yoruba nation

Ode to a fool

Projecting sexual reproductive health through drama


Water resources bill negate Nigerians right to God-given resources ' Ortom

Assets recovery: Senate, AMCON move against saboteurs, says Uba Sani

Breaking: Sanwo-Olu reveals when varsities, other tertiary institutions 'll resume in Lagos

African youths in Asia task Adesina on agricultural technology

Attah of Igala: Prince Ocholi confirms dad's death

NCDC certifies Bayelsa molecular lab

Imo govt laments poor data of Nigerians in diaspora

Revealed! Life and times of Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman


15 Crazy Facts About The Lottery - Complete Sports

Arsenal beat Liverpool to win Community Shield - Punch

Arsenal claim Community Shield after shootout win over Liverpool - Punch

Arsenal deserve to be in Champions League ' Tierney - Goal

Arsenal deserve to be in Champions League ' Tierney - Yahoo

Arsenal deserve to be in Premier League top four and Champions League ' Tierney - Yahoo

Arsenal overcome Liverpool on penalties to lift Community Shield - The Cable

Arteta demands more as Maitland-Niles earns England call-up - Goal

Aubameyang hands Arsenal Community Shield - The Sun

Aubameyang underlines value as Arsenal win Community Shield - Punch

August: Nigerian footballs month of mixed fortunes - Punch

Ben-Anuge appointed Nigeria Women's Football League Chief Operating Officer - Goal

Bielsa steps up Leeds spending as Koch arrives from Freiburg - Yahoo

Blame Abidal for BARCAS Travails - Thisday

BMW Championship: Dustin Johnson & Hideki Matsuyama share lead - BBC

BREAKING: Arsenal wins FA Community Shield - The Sun

Breaking: Guardiola in Barcelona to negotiate Messi move - Daily Times

Brighton boss hails return of fans to stadium after test event - Punch

Camavinga on target in 10-man Rennes victory over 10-man Montpellier - Goal

Chelsea make '20m offer for Rennes goalkeeper Mendy with Kepa future in further doubt - Goal

Chelsea Set To Increase Offer For Rennes Goalkeeper douard Mendy - Daily Independent

Community Shield: Arsenal win on penalties after 1-1 draw - New Telegraph

Community Shield: Arsenal win on penalties after 1-1 draw - New Telegraph

Community Shield: Arteta Hails Arsenal Players' Commitment In Win Vs Liverpool - Complete Sports

Crystal Palace debut: Eze hits hat-trick in 20 seconds - The Sun

Donny van de Beek: Manchester United interested in Ajax midfielder - BBC

Dont put pressure on Osimhen, Gattuso tells fans - Punch

Egbe emerges MVSP at City Merit Awards - The Sun

News Buzz

 Early flakes 

*Sun, 30 August, 2020*


Water bill, plan to take land for herdsmen – Ortom 

Filling stations’ll dispense gas in vehicles from September — FG 

Lagos community laments as two kids go missing 

Stop speaking for Fulani, Apostle Kure tells Buhari, others 

Senate to bar FIRS, Customs, NBC, 57 others from getting federal allocation

Schools to reopen in Lagos Sept 14, 21, says Sanwo-Olu 

‘Lagos APC has no candidates for forthcoming bye-elections’

Enugu Airport: First flight lands on new runway 

Nigeria records 250 new COVID-19 cases, total now 53,727 

Fayose, Olujimi clash: Two PDP state chairmen emerge at congresses

PDP panel clears Dickson, one other for Bayelsa bye-elections 

Why we arrested, quizzed NDDC officials – ICPC 

 Senate may remove DPR from 2021 budget 

Group wants Buhari to probe ceding of Bakassi peninsula to Cameroon, others

MACBAN denies Fulani involvement in viral audio threatening lives

Lack of political will, underfunding stall East-West road project

Miyetti Allah petitions El-Rufai over breach of peace agreement

Reps allege inflation of Abuja-Kaduna -Kano road contract by over N60b

Bumps on Lagos path to generating N60b yearly from Imota Rice Mill

Crashed helicopter: Nigerians hail ‘hero’ pilot for saving lives

Amotekun: Southwest states insist on independent structure

Anxiety in Kogi as Supreme Court decides Bello’s fate on Monday

PDP disqualifies ex-speaker, three other Bayelsa senatorial aspirants

Reps outline plans to tackle insecurity

Ondo accident: Four crushed to death

Threat to float rival bar association unfortunate – Umeh Kalu

Prioritizing health care will reduce mortality rate – Mamora 

PWAN Group unveils build and sale estate in Lekki 

Monarch, lawyer, community leaders urge elite to support less privileged

Over 200 Bauchi students miss year 2020 WAEC over infraction by principals


ECOWAS leaders reject 3-year rule for Mali junta

 Trump accuses Congress members of leaking classified information 

Chadwick Boseman’s last tweet becomes most liked in app's history, Twitter confirms

Trump to visit Kenosha, potentially stoking tensions 

Japan’s Suga to join race to succeed PM Abe – Kyodo 

Israel renews strikes on Gaza over Hamas incendiary balloons 

Death toll in restaurant collapse in North China rises to 29 

Banksy-funded ship saves migrants in Mediterranean 

French magazine faces backlash after publishing a cartoon portraying a Black lawmaker as a slave 

Far-right protesters rally against coronavirus measures, try to storm German parliament

Laura cleanup could mean weeks without power 


Arsenal claim Community Shield after shootout win over Liverpool

August: Nigerian football’s month of mixed fortunes

Kalu will bounce back at Bordeaux – Rohr

Don’t put pressure on Osimhen, Gattuso tells fans

Saturday 29 August 2020

Rest In Peace Chadwick Boseman



Thursday 27 August 2020




Amuneke mum over NFFs role

Napoli president urges fans to be patient with Osimhen

Fintiri lays foundation for hospital

Messi wants quick Barcelona exit

Ill provide qualitative representation

Water projects for three Katsina councils

Zulum seeks agencies partnership to end insurgency

Dont use religion to settle scores

Nigeria has spent $17b on Polio eradication

NEDC targets 30,000 students with N6b projects

Chinese loans: Row grows in House over investigation

Nigeria has defeated polio, says Buhari

Ekiti Assembly okays 14 commissioner, special adviser-nominees

President approves one-year tax deferment on imported meters

Fani-Kayode under fire for attacking journalist

Governor: foreigners paying for gold with arms

Fed Govt warns nine states to prepare for heavy floods from Sept 6

Ekiti, Ondo prepare for Olumiluas funeral rites

Suspected terrorists now in Oyo, Niger, says Gani Adams

How we will ensure Akeredolus victory

Obaseki running on excuses, blackmail, says APC

Obaseki battling to justify deceitful public service promotion claim

Councils not under funded in Lagos

Re: Edo polls and threats of violence

When will peace return to Ekiti PDP

#BBNaija: Praise tips Laycon, Prince to win

Obasanjo underscores need for insurance

NIA seeks Gbajabiamilas partnership for insurance

NAICOM: MDRI panacea for sectors growth

CBN, banks to save jobs in aviation, media sectors

Stanbic IBTC Bank, UN partner on women empowerment

MPC okays CBNs N15tr infrastructure firm

NSE strengthens whistle- blowing

Equities gain N32.7b

Lagos to deliver 1,188 housing units

MTN, Unacast partner on location analytics

The VIP self-confessed serial killer

UEFA Champions League deserves that one more game!

For a law to compel buying of Made-In-Nigeria


13 parties to participate in 12 bye-elections in 8 states ' INEC

Reps receive six-year auditor general's report on NDDC, NBET

Reps split over procedural flaws on Chinese loans probe

Edo 2020: Ize-Iyamu promises rural broadband development, skill acquisition centers

Makinde makes move to conduct LG election

NIMASA commends Nigerian Navy on enforcement of anti-piracy law

Delta APC crisis deepens over suspension of woman leader

APC inaugurates Mbu as acting Cross River State Chairman

UASC backs Nigeria on peak season charges controversy

2023: Don't disrupt Delta zoning arrangement, DZSC tells politicians

Inter-agency collaboration will stem maritime insecurity ' NIMASA DG

Doubts over sharp growth in fishing sub-sector GDP

Our difficulties in Apapa traffic, port road reconstruction 'Task Force

Water transport dips by 28.33% in Q2'20

GDP: Stakeholders express fear for maritime sector

CBN spends N75bn to print banknotes in 2019

Kwara United to challenge for continental ticket

Koeman wants star striker Suarez out of Barcelona

Ebuehi aims to revive career at Twente

Arsenal, Everton battle over Emmanuel Dennis

Onitsha: UNIZIK business school begins research on declining apprenticeship

Governing Council ratifies Ogunsola as UNILAG's acting VC

Lagos NANS JCC wants schools reopened, elects new officers

UNILAG's Governing Council: Ministry confirms John Momoh acting Chairman

NAPPS decries proliferation of private schools in Plateau

COVID-19 treatment: NAFDAC receives 40 herbal formulations for approval

Nigeria, other African countries declare polio-free

Lupus, arthritis patients not higher-risk for severe COVID-19: studies

COVID-19 treatment: NAFDAC receives 40 herbal formulations for approval

1.9 million Nigerians living with HIV/AIDs ' Counsellor

NAFDAC warns against apple, blackcurrant from Australia

NAFDAC warns Nigerians against apple, blackcurrant from Australia

Family of four perish in kerosene explosion in Calabar

Policeman drags hospital, 5 doctors to court over baby's death in Ebonyi

Man, 55, drowns in well while attempting to rescue sheep

Poor disposal of plastic wastes worry Polymer Institute of Nigeria

Two miners meet untimely death in Enugu

Man shot by suspected armed robbers while returning from commercial bank in Ibadan finally dies

Starting early: Medical students, sexual/reproductive health and secondary school girls

My story as an academic, entrepreneur ' Dr. Ruth Oji

UNILAG: What universities must do to avoid leadership crisis ' Prof Okebukola


Wapic Explains Change of Name to Coronation Insurance

LCCI, NACCIMA Seek Policies to Reflate Economy

Muoghalu Lists Anticipated Benefits from NIWA Reforms

Akinwuntan Harps on Digital Adoption

FG Secures $6bn Funding for Power Sector

Expert Highlights Opportunities in Real Sector Investment

FATE Foundation Marks 20th Anniversary

Bruised, But Not Broken

Afreximbank Posts Strong Results

African Alliance Bags Certification

NEPZA Boss Visits LPZ, Canvasses Promotion of Trade Zones

Improving Access to Market Data

Examining NSIAs Strategic Health Sector Investments

Thomas: Financial Services Hardest-hit by Covid-19

Unizik Business School BeginsResearch into Igbo Entrepreneurial Model

With SIMPLE Agenda, Its a Galore of Promises from Ize-Iyamu


Bello, Wada, Akpoti Know Fate August 31

A Missing Item on the Buhari Agenda

Odemayowa: Vantage Bourdillon is at the Core of Our Heart

Rivers Utd Lose out as NFF Ratifies 2019/20 NPFL Table

The Evolving Model of Wealth Management

Napoli Boss, De Laurentiis, Counsels Fans on Osimhen

AFA Sports Partners International Model, Ololade Ibrahim

Union Bank Partners with JAN for LEAD Camp

FIFA Relaxes Rules on Release of Players for International Duties

Murray Beats Zverev in New York

UEFA Approves 20,000 Fans for Super Cup Final


Supreme Court to rule on Bellos election Aug 31

Unilag: Before casting the first stone

COVID-19 vaccine will be accessible to all countries, says WHO

Buni inaugurates acting chairman for CRiver APC

Ondo LG poll exposed APCs unpopularity Reps aide

APC, PDP leaders bicker over Edo violence

Makinde seeks approval for OYSIEC appointees

Wike is an advocate of non-violent elections, says aide

Akeredolu unveils 953-member campaign team for gov poll

Were spending $6.15bn funding on power sector reform Minister

Amaechi allys defection wont affect our fortunes, boasts Rivers APC

Lagos agency to sensitise drivers

Dana Air resumes Owerri, PH flights Friday

CFAO offers N1m discount on Suzuki vehicles

Daar Communications records 11% increase in gross earnings

Oyo APC, PDP trade words over FGs 774,000 jobs

NCAA issues advisory on adverse weather conditions

Champion Breweries reports N18.29m loss in six months

Senate knocks SEC over N10.3bn annual wage bill

NSE upgrades whistleblowing platform

CBN to sanction exporters for not repatriating forex

Stock investors gain N50bn as market cap rises

Religious leaders, others okay capital punishment for rape

Apex bank, bankers committee to support airlines, media

UNILAG: Ex-Governing Council member accuses Ogundipe of flouting contract law

Edo Refinery applies to NNPC for crude supply

Heavy floodll hit FCT, Lagos, Rivers, others from Sept 6 NIHSA

FG orders petroleum ministry vehicles to run on autogas

States to spend security bailout on COVID-19 pay, Amotekun, troops

Sylva, Kyari proffer measures for oil sector growth

Doctors exodus looms as international flights resume this week

Nigerias oil sector suffers 6.63% decline amid production cuts

Obasanjo becomes insurance brand ambassador

South-West disagrees as Presidency says IGll determine Amotekuns structure

Bayelsa blames insolvency status on FG

Amotekun backs Adams as Onakakanfo alleges terrorists presence in Oyo

CIPM, health institute to promote employee safety

Cashew exporters lost N1bn to lockdown, says NACCIMA

Fani-Kayode adamant as Nigerians knock ex-minister for calling reporter stupid

Union Bank, group train 200 girls on leadership

Shrinking of economy: Experts warn of mass poverty, predict recession in Q3

Shrinking of economy: Experts warn of mass poverty, predict recession in Q3

Firm expands African distribution network


Obaseki versus Ize-Iyamu: The battle of manifestos

Owan East: APC, PDP bicker over destruction of campaign materials

Ize-Iyamu pledges to modernise Edo Fire Service

Opposition yet to explain why Obaseki shouldn't be reelected 'Prince Akenzua

Kogi: Supreme Court decides Bello, Wada, Akpoti's fate August 31

C'River North senatorial by-election done deal for APC 'Egoro

FIFA, CAF okay NPFL 2019/20 final table

Igbo coalition set up committee to shop for Igbo president in 2023

Infantino's gross salary worth $3.2m

Anaocha PDP stakeholders adopt Ekwunife sole candidate

Osimhen to play 2 matches Friday

Anambra 2021: PDP has no moral right to seek election again after wasting 8 years- Obidigwe, Reps member

Kwara Utd to fight for continental ticket

Edo election: Ize-Iyamu to prioritise teachers' employment, security if elected

COVID-19: FIBA cancels 33 national team competitions

Messi serves Barcelona exit notice

Nigerian teenager rules Australia youth athletics

Messi tells FC Barcelona he wishes to leave ' club source

Former French Open champion Ostapenko opts out of U.S. Open

Serena begins marathon with exhausting first step

Boat mishaps: FG moves to boost safety on marine transportation

Why Nigeria should adopt UNCTAD 10-point action plan 'Bello

Stay safe on WhatsApp by changing these settings

90 9mobile subscribers to become millionaires with Mega Millions promo

VDT achieves 100% service uptime delivery

Kerosene explosion kills family of 4 in Calabar

NCC's projects, others adding value to Nigeria's digital transformation 'Danbatta

MAN calls for review of border closure


Lobbyists storm ministry over move to demolish illegal structures at Lagos National Stadium

Sports Trek Foundation hails Amokachi's new appointment

NASS's many probe reports gathering dust in Presidency

PFN, CSOs fault, want urgent review of CAMA

Man seeks compensation for school seized by Jakande in 1979

LASEPA seals church, eatery, warns environmental violators

Kerosene explosion kills father, two children, relative in Calabar

COVID-19 forces indefinite postponement of Ikogosi marathon

CDA chairperson petitions police over 'threat to life' in Arepo

Sudan military, civilian rulers trade blame for economy

Osinbajo sees Fourth Industrial Revolution potential in Nigeria

Glo clocks 17, assures subscribers of QoS

High-speed Internet key to improved medical services, global access

Coronavirus diary - Part 21

Anambra: Time to tell these traditional rulers the truth

An honourable prescription

Arguing with Zombies!

Omo-Agege and the public service

Freight forwarders criticise 'secrecy' in Customs valuation

Bad roads and Lagos-Ogun industrial corridors

Operator pledges of service quality, cushions COVID-19 impact

FG warns parents against sending children to Northern Cyprus schools

Yahaya takes on predecessor over abandoned projects in Gombe

Rivers United have no case, says NFF

AuGF queries payments, contracts, others in report on NDDC, NBET

Jegede won't rule Ondo State till after 12 years, says Akeredolu

Mailafia resigns from NIPSS

Unequal development


Force my wife to come back home to me, man begs Court

Wike chides UNIPORT management for involvement in mainstream politics

Beauty is a currency that will open some doors that brain cannot Lady

Buhari appoints John Momoh acting UNILAG governing council chairman

Kogi: PDP to know fate of appeal against Yahaya Bello August 31

30 Aspirants contend for APC Senate tickets

Dickson gets automatic ticket from PDP

ONDO: PDP wants Akeredolu, Kekemeke investigated

I have a dream for our country, Ill run for third term, Cote dIvoire president says

Nigeria is Africas last polio-free country WHO

How Africa is coping with COVID-19

Africa to be declared polio-free after decades of work-WHO

DJ Cuppy reveals source of inspiration of her new albulm

I have no apology to offer a journalist who insulted me Fani-Kayode

Court remands woman for pouring acid on man in Osogbo

COVID-19: Chloroquine destroys virus at the early stage

State governments will be responsible for community policemen DIG

Buhari reveals 1 promise he made to Nigerians that he has fulfilled

Chinese phones with built-in malware sold in Africa

Taraba communities decry killings, others

Maguire found guilty, handed 21 months sentence

Breaking: Messi reportedly tenders exit from Barcelona

Breaking: UEFA approve spectators for Supercup fixture

Louis Van Gaal lists 10 players Man Utd failed to sign

UCL: The fairytale story of rejects turned heroes at Bayern Munich


Hard work, Not Dark Plots Wins Elections, Edo APC Tells Shaibu

Respite For Deltans As Monarchs Beat War Drums Over Rape, 'Fake Kings

Katsina To Look Into Completion Of Three- Kilometre Road Project With Niger Republic

Ikpeazu Commences Project Inspection/ Commissioning

COVID-19: Nigeria's Air Passenger Traffic Drops By 82.9% In July

Confusion As Two APC Reconciliation Committees Emerge In Niger

Bayelsa Faults FG's Insolvency Status, Restates Call For Restructuring

COVID-19: 40 Herbal Medicines Currently Undergoing Review ' NAFDAC

Kyari Lists Parameters To Sustainable Growth In Petroleum Industry

Buhari To Tackle Nine Key Areas In Three Years

El-Rufai Dis-Invitation: A Faux Pas Or Brilliant Initiative

Why Edo People Need A Change Of Government ' Adagbon

FFK's Attack On Daily Trust Reporter Totally Reprehensible, Says NUJ

Okunbo: Major Issue In Edo Governorship Election

Group Lauds Buhari For Appointing Chairman, Executive Secretary Of Disabilities Commission

Abiodun Approves Two New Fire Stations In Ogun

My Security Aides Never Threatened Daily Trust Reporter- Fani-Kayode

Ogun Immunises Over 2 Million Children In Five Years- Dapo Abiodun

Towards Safe And Stable Academic Activities After Resumption

How Nigeria Is Killing Her Own Agency: A Case Of NIPOST, FIRS And NASS

Why Some Brands Fail And Others Succeed (4)

LSMTL, BCPG Decry Owners' Complicity, Unstructured Artisanship In Building Collapse Menace

RTS Global Insurance Brokers Berths In Emerging Alaro City

FX: ABCON Hails CBN On Decision

Building Collapse: NSE Set To Train 100 Artisans, Empower Less Privileged

Nigeria Stock Market Defies Q2 GDP, Up By N33bn

NCAA Warns Pilots, Airlines Of Thunderstorm, Insists On Strict Compliance


WASSCE: Lagos Assembly visits schools, insists on compliance with COVID-19 protocols

Rotary congratulates African region on becoming polio free

2020 Ikogosi marathon race postponed indefinitely

Nigeria confirms 252 new COVID-19 cases, total now 52,800

Buhari names nine key areas to receive FG's attention

Military coup in Africa

Akeredolu's brilliant performance will make APC victory easy in Ondo poll 'Sanwo-Olu

The escape, rearrest of Ibadan serial killer

Avoiding Identity Theft

NASS' season of probes

Do you exploit or abuse your children

The furore over Oyo prosperity bond

Restructuring panacea for Nigeria's problems 'Olabode George

Onaneye urges government to treat rape as epidemic

372 stranded Nigerians arrive Abuja from Saudi Arabia

Equities market gains N32.7bn on positive trade


Cartoon: African leaders and their love for 'forbidden fruit

Intrigues over demolition of Enugu int'l airport fence

It's joyful to put smiles on others ' Industrialist

Banks now responsible for DisCos collections, remittances to NBET, TCN ' CBN

Kogi governorship: Supreme Court schedules judgement day for Bello, Wada, Akpoti

Police shoot wanted serial killer in Ogun

Ogun immunises 2 million children against polio

Investing in the Nigerian Youth: Disaster or Dividend

NLO: Ogunowo rebuff clubs' claim on TMS registration

Ikpeazu, Abia Warriors, others congratulate Inyama@ 60

Nothing wrong if Igbo become northern stooge to be president, says Dr Ekechi

Nigerian teenager rules Australia youth athletics

As WHO certifies Nigeria polio-free' I'm now fulfilled, Buhari declares

With disability commission, I have delivered on my promise ' Sadiya Farouq

Metal industry operators commend FG for repositioning sector

Equity market defies weak economy, gains N33bn

Air force kills 15 top ISWAP commanders, several fighters in recent air strikes in Borno

China loans: Reps fire back at member over beyond-mandate comment

Unresolved boundary adjustment, cause of Tiv, Jukun crisis ' Aku Uka

Rotary clubs: Ganduje calls for membership sensitisation

Edo: Obaseki, agents using Owan East LG boss to create chaos ' Iriase

Yahaya pledges support for Gombe Christian pilgrims

Kerosene explosion kills 4 in C/River

CSOs, ECOWAS council task Nigeria on youth development

Education remains Kano govt's priority ' HoS

Forgery: DSS raids Owerri building, arrests 10 suspects

PTCIJ to NDDC: Strengthen accountability contract with citizens, not politicians

Like polio, we can defeat COVID-19 ' Buhari


Adepoju refuses to rule out coaching role - Punch

AFA Sports Partners International Model, Ololade Ibrahim - Thisday

AFC set to postpone U16 championship slated to be held in November in Bahrain - Goal

Ahmed Musa on target as Al Nassr hammer Al Adalah - Goal

Ajax star Blind collapses on the pitch during friendly amid fears over heart condition - Goal

Ajax star Blind collapses on the pitch during friendly amid fears over heart condition - Yahoo

Andy Murray knocked out in straight sets by Milos Raonic in New York - Yahoo

Angels agree Nwabuoku, Oluehi deals with Spanish club - Punch

Antonio Conte to remain Inter Milan coach - Punch

Arsenal, Everton battle over Emmanuel Dennis - Vanguard

Barca board to hold urgent meeting over Messi - New Telegraph

Barcelona fans descend on Camp Nou in Messi exit outrage - Goal

Barcelona presidential candidate Farre to present vote of no confidence against Bartomeu amid Messi exit shock - Goal

Bartomeu To Resign After Barcelona Fans Storm Camp Nou In Lionel Messi Protest - Daily Independent

Bayerns Boateng doubtful for start of Bundesliga season - Punch

Black people in America are scared,' says LeBron after Blake shooting - CNN

Breaking: Messi reportedly tenders exit from Barcelona - Daily Times

BREAKING: Messi Tells Barcelona He Wants Immediate Exit - Daily Independent

Breaking: UEFA approve spectators for Supercup fixture - Daily Times

Champions League winner's incredible journey from refugee camp - CNN

Chelsea Interested In Signing Lionel Messi ' Ferdinand - Daily Independent

COVID-19: FIBA cancels 33 national team competitions - The Sun

COVID-19: NFF shuts secretariat for 2 weeks - New Telegraph

Crystal Palace Set To Sign Eze For 19.5m - Complete Sports

Djokovic sails through to quarters as Murray bows out - Yahoo

Dogo first choice for Sunshine job ODSFA - Punch

Ebuehi aims to revive career at Twente - Vanguard

Egbo's KF Tirana knocked out of Uefa Champions League after Red Star Belgrade loss - Goal

Egbo's Tirana Lose To Red Star Belgrade, Crash Out Of Champions League - Complete Sports

Elche coach leaves club two days after promotion to La Liga - Daily Independent

Elneny makes scoring return for Arsenal against MK Dons - Goal

Embattled Seibold steps down as Broncos coach - Yahoo

England drop Maguire after assault conviction in Greece - The Cable

England v Pakistan: James Anderson says Joe Root wants him to tour Australia in 2021-22 - BBC

England watching Saka closely while Greenwood kept Grealish out of Nations League squad, says Southgate - Goal

Father of youngest New Zealand mosque attack victim tells gunman 'true justice' awaits him in next life - Yahoo

FIFA Relaxes Rules on Release of Players for International Duties - Thisday

FIFA, CAF okay NPFL 2019/20 final table - The Sun

Former French Open champion Ostapenko opts out of U.S. Open - The Sun

Gara-Gombe backs Pinnick for CAF presidency - Punch

Greek court finds Maguire guilty, gives him 21-month suspended sentence - New Telegraph

Harry Maguire Found Guilty Of Bribery, Assault In Greece - Daily Independent

Harry Maguire withdrawn from England squad after trial - New Telegraph

Friday 14 August 2020

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Wednesday 12 August 2020




Aiyenugba joins Kwara Utd

Enugu Speaker survives virus

Crotone vows to keep Nwankwo

Ship captains mutilated body found on Delta river

Oyo to beam 3SC matches live

NCDC seeks strict adherence to guidelines

COVID-19: NFF outlines sharing formula for FIFA/CAF funds

Edo death toll hits 100 as govt urges compliance with protocols

Messi buys Milan apartment

Special needs schools in sorry state

Kylian Mbappe to face Atalanta

Lagos opens mental wellness centre for workers

Why we adopted CBT for applicants, by Oyo govt

Akeredolu to Buhari: increase police funding

Ilorin resident doctors protest members attack

Why Makinde sacked, swapped commissioners

Two arraigned for damaging N5m farm

Firm makes key appointments

16,697,639kg drugs destroyed in Plateau

Lagos pays over N1b benefit to 259 retirees

Edo poll: Hurdles before Obaseki

Edo poll: Obaseki will win, says Shaibu

ARG: Fasanmi, a man of integrity

NDDC probe is futile Urhobo Union

BYTunes releases new single, Westside, ahead of EP

Rising singer, Teedott, says new single is inspired by an ex-lover

Filmmaker Femi Johnson excites actors with MonoRoom

Why Sanwo-Olu earmarked N1bn palliatives for entertainers, tourism players


Federal High Court, Port Harcourt convicts Pirates involved in hijack of vessel

Lagos courts delivered judgments on 122 sexual offences in 2020 ' DPP

Don't politicise issues of security, Matawalle urges Nigerians

Security: NAF to establish base, deploy air assets in Gombe

House of Reps assesses effects of tank farms location on Lagos residents

Stamp Duty: FG to support states to recover backlog

Abaji Area Council inaugurates21-man Cttee on Child Rights Implementation

NBA, WARDC seek comprehensive Sexual Harassment Bill

Truckers threaten to withdraw services

Over 5 million applied for N-Power Batch-C ' FG

Importers, Customs brokers fight Denca terminal over delivery delays, charges

Amotekun: Criminals will no longer trouble our calm water ' Akeredolu

Preventing bloodshed in Edo election

Ex-militant leader berates Timi Frank over calls for sack of NNPC GMD

Mark Obi urges youths to be creative, think outside the box

Goretzka relishing Messi challenge after Ronaldo tests

International Youth Day: 15,000 Lagos youths for industry, relevant skills

WASSCE candidates hotel lodging saga: We were concerned about students' safety ' Grace Schools

UN, IOM task journalists on information dissemination

Ondo 2020: All set for Ajayi's defection

Ondo 2020: Ahead of deputy gov's defection, PDP begs members not to dump party for ZLP

State of the Nation: Why we're returning to trenches ' Utomi, Na'Abba, others

Edo 2020: Ize-Iyamu receives blessings from Ojirua of Irrua

Edo 2020: APC to PDP, Purge yourselves of election rigging, violence

NIMASA, ship owners set for double hull vessel regime

Expert warns boaters of high tide on August 19

NSE market indices drop further 0.58%

Dependence on foreign ship-owners, tonnage threat to national security, economy


Thorpe- Apezteguia: Communication, Key for Corporate Governance

Akala: How Niger Delta States Can Address Youth Unemployment

Olubunmi: Effective Credit Risk Management Key to Impaired Loans Reduction

Airtel Donates N300m to Fight COVID-19

Sterling Bank Extends Farmers Radio Show

FG Pledges to Complete Gas Fields Concession Programme

NEPZA Mulls Special Zones for Constituency Projects

Expert Prescribes Business Survival Strategies

Buhari to Inaugurate NCDMB Headquarters

SUNU Assurances Gets Regulatory Approvals on Share Reconstruction

Motorola Solutions Launches Device for African SMEs

HOD Gets New Executive Team

Nigeria Must Boost Exports to Avoid Dumping, Says NEPZA Boss

Stanbic IBTC, Ascon Oil Differ over Asset Sale

FG Organises Innovation Competition

ICMS Announces New Appointments

More Weapons, Aircraft Coming for Battle against Boko Haram, Says Buhari

In Edo, Its Two Wrongs, No Right

Sanwo-olu Heads APC Campaign Council for Ondo Election

Foreign Loans, Sovereign Immunity

The NEPU Example


Delta APC knocks Okowa over workers salary cut

EFCCs failure to disclose witness name stalls Adokes trial

Court restrains Edo from publishing libellous reports against Okunbo

DSS apprehends ex-Villa worker for alleged $50,000 scam

AbdulRazaq inaugurates panels on Kwara assets, LG funds

APC faults N18bn Rivers flyover loan

Deregistration: Judgment wont affect Ondo poll, says INEC

PFN seeks level playing field in Edo

Court restrains Ondo Assembly from suspending lawmaker

Labour practices: Workers threaten to disrupt MTN services

Patronise free trade zones, NEPZA urges private sector

Awosika, Pedro, others seek local franchise development

Using FoI Act to monitor campaign finance, COVID-19 funds

The real ease of doing business indices

Federal Government to auction N150bn bonds next week

Equity market extends downturn by N75bn

Are we really living in the dread of coronavirus

FMDQ lists new debt securities

Expert advises teenagers on entrepreneurship

Cooking gas: LPG group establishes resource centre

Commissioners demand restriction of trucks movement in daytime

Senate probes FIIROs alleged extra budgetary spending

Siemensll upgrade 105 substations in power deal FG

New CIS president seeks suspension of capital base increase

NSIP probe not about Osinbajo, say Reps

IPPIS is a foreign platform, says ASUU

Petrol imports tumble 72.65% as COVID-19 hits demand

MRS Oil Nigeria gets new MD


3 senators, 1 rep absent at Ebonyi PDP congress

Tinubu can't impose policies on Edo, says Labour Party

60 dead on Imo payroll, audit shows

Bayelsa PDP refuses to pay N105m rent to landlord

N41b scam: UBA has case to answer, Senate insists

Stamp duty war: NIPOST tackles FIRS again

Why Tinubu is angry with Obaseki ' PDP

I won't contest for president in 2023 ' El-Rufai

That US charge of Al-Qaeda infiltration

How we'll win Ondo guber election ' YPP candidate

Edo 2020: APC, PDP violating COVID-19 protocols

WAEC: Ganduje sets up 12 examination centres for boarding students

WAEC: Students, parents, teachers fear mass failure, demand extension

Ogun monarchs demand removal of LG Chairman over disrespect

We've been cut off from Rivers and Bayelsa ' Odual community

Lebanon: Judge orders detention of top officials after port blast

U.S. imposes sanctions on Central African rebel leader

Scientists develop new way to deliver more drugs through the skin

NCDC announces 443 new COVID-19 cases, as total infections hit 45,687

NDDC: Whom shall we trust

Chinese loans: Impact, concerns, benefits

LMC confirms NPFL clubs for 2020/2021 CAF competitions

Bello, Babangida head Minna Polo new exco

Anambra gets two new Football Teams

Woods 'struggles' on greens at PGA Championship

Hamilton on top as Mercedes set pace in final practice

Juventus name Pirlo as new coach

Nigerians can now watch Barcelona, Real Madrid live matches on startimes


Court orders pasting of suit against Ize-Iyamu at APC's headquarters

We'll continue to pursue peace even in face of provocation 'Obaseki

Ojirua of Irrua endorses Ize-Iyamu, condemns Obaseki over Edo Assembly invasion

By your performance, you 've prayed for yourself, Etsako Monarch tells Obaseki

EDSCIA didn't endorse any candidate 'Igbinidu

Ebonyi airport'll have biggest terminal in Nigeria -Umahi

On Biafra we stand, not Igbo presidency 'BIG

Ohanaeze not pursuing Biafra agenda but Nigeria's president of Igbo extraction

You failed in your 2015 election promises, Catholic Bishops tell FG

ZLP car without engine 'Akeredolu

Osimhen floors 22 Napoli stars

Fenerbahce prepares deal worth '12m for Iheanacho

NFF hails Zenith's commitment to youths

shortlist coaches for Super Falcons

Halep reaches 2nd round of Prague Open

SWAN applauds NFF on COVID-19 palliatives

World Athletics reduces height of track spikes

Motorcycling-South African rookie Binder claims shock win in Brno

Are the stars aligning for Atletico in the Champions League

Jeva store set for launch, seeks vendor partnership

Plateau United dedicates continental ticket to fans

NUP appeals planned removal of 23,089 pensioners from FG's payroll

Port infrastructure deficiency threatening Nigeria's export drive

Nigerian ports to commence 24-hour operations

ANLCA empowers task force with vehicles, motorcycles at ports

Android, Gmail users must be on the alert

Samsung unveils five new power devices to empower your work, play

Kaiglo records 50,000 users


Embrace issue-based campaign, APC tells PDP ahead of Edo guber poll

#EndSARS# campaigner seeks justice over extortion allegation

Rotary Club, NGO partner on tree planting, estate beautification

Diagnostics centre offers free healthcare

Iyaloja demands review of trading hours in markets

Project Enable feeds over 900 families of Persons With Disabilities

School debunks extortion claim

Joe Biden picks Kamala Harris as his running mate

Akwa United plot means to win 2020/2021 league

SWAN hails federation on COVID-19 support

Clearing agents want review of CEMA Act

Sustained profit taking drags stock market index further by 0.58%

NAGAFF flays attack on compliance team

Eight countries join forces in developing autonomous shipping

ICELLPOWER unveil innovative tall tubular batteries

Community urges improvement in MTN network services

Coronavirus diary - Part 19

Lagos COVID-19 test frustration

Home truth

COVID-19 and wedding suspension

I don't wanna be a civil servant

INEC's golden chance

Buhari's sadness over corruption fishing corruption

Fighting two enemies: COVID-19 and stigmatization - Part 3

Senate urges FAAN to sanitise airports, okays safety protocols

NFF begins second phase distribution of FIFA, CAF palliatives

Adoke's trial stalled over EFCC's failure to list witnesses

COVID-19 reinforces intangible assets as analysts urge threat mitigation


Air Peace to recall some sacked pilots

Buhari appoints Adamu Adaji DG boundary commission

God must win PDP flag off Edo Gubernatorial campaign by trolling Oshiomole

Man impersonating Buharis aide arrested for attempting $50,000 fraud

Goodluck Jonathans Twitter impostor regains freedom

PDP swears in Enugu State executives

Breaking: Gov Akeredolu inaugurates Operation Amotekun in Ondo

UK sheds further 114,000 jobs in July

McDonalds sues former chief executive for lying about relationships

Sanusi, to start a fellowship programme at Oxford University

I shall stay the course and offer my shoulders for you all to climb Atiku

Obasanjo must go back to prison when I become President Fayose

U.S. expects approval of Covid-19 vaccine December

Man docked for cheating a woman in Abuja

Joe Biden picks Kamala Harris for vice-presidential running mate

Covid-19 cant be contracted in Church Bishop Olumakaiye

Pierre-Emile Hjbjerg Joins Tottenham

Champions League Qualifier Called Off Over COVID-19 Cases

BREAKING: Southampton seals 12 million deal for Tottenham Kyle Walker-Peters

Pirlo to freeze out Ramsey

Ben Agarry, former FCT FA boss is dead

NFF Reveals How 772m Received From FIFA, CAF, Sponsors Will Be Shared

Lawyers express divergent views on China Loan Sovereignty Clause

FG inaugurates transparency committee to report financial wrongdoings

Why forex market is under immense pressure

OPINION: Kwaras incredible march to fame under AbdulRazaq

OPINION: The future of progressive politics in Nigeria (1)

OPINION: Misappropriation as a calamitous fiscal leakage strategy


Isiagu Monarch Alleges Threat To Throne, Writes IGP, DSS

Quickraiz Partners Actors Guild To Rescue Sick Entertainers

Bomb Scare Hits Ebonyi Market

International Youth Day: Osun Speaker Tasks Youths On National Development

441 First-Class Graduates Wrote Oyo Teaching Service Test ' Teaching Service Commission's Boss

Plateau-Based Lawyer Tasks FG On Covid-19 Solutions

2023: South-West Agenda Needs Endorsement Of More Northern Figures ' APC

NDDC Allegations Unfounded ' Collincrystal Energy

Presidency, Third Force Coalition Bicker Over Insecurity

Jonathan Returns To Mali To Monitor Implementation Of ECOWAS Roadmap

Edo 2020: Thousands Throng Ize-Iyamu's Campaign In Esan Land

Current INEC Has Become Enemy Of Democracy ' Onovo

CACOVID: Bagudu Warns Against Diversion Of Food Palliative

Kwara Speaker Calls For Improved Security In Border Communities

Lagos State Procurement Agency (Amendment) Bill 2020 Scales Second Reading

Court Restrains Edo Govt From Publishing Defamatory Materials Against Okunbo, Oshiomhole

Stamp Duty: FG To Support States To Recover Backlog

14 Things You May Not Know About Kamala Harris

Private Sector Key To Successful Campaign Against COVID-19' AbdulRazaq

You Have No Seats To Occupy In Edo Assembly, Speaker Tells 14 Members-elect

Nigeria And Search For COVID-19 Vaccines

Lagos Assembly To Amend Anti-Cultism Law, Includes Punishment For Cultist's Parent

Lagos And The Litany Of Forced Evictions

NDDC:A Corporate Governance Failure, One Too Many

CISLAC Wants FG To Raise Taxes On Tobacco Products

How We Use Entrepreneurship To Crush Joblessness In Edo ' Shaibu

COVID-19 Can Lead To Restructuring Of Aviation Industry ' BAGAIA Commissioner

UK And Japan Trade Talks Hit Blue Cheese Block


Putin's claim on COVID-19 vaccine 'reckless, foolish, unethical' ' Scientists

Putin hails health ministry as Russia approves COVID-19 vaccine, Sputnik V

Put a stop to Southern Kaduna killings,Catholic bishops tell Buhari

Nigeria receives 200 ventilators from US

2023 Presidency: Where Mamman Daura missed the point 'Olajide, YCE secretary general

Reopening varsities

In Zulum's shoes, what else would you do

Financial well-being and mental health

Dangers of bandwagon activism

Only justice can guarantee peace 'Shuaib

Police arrest three for allegedly robbing fishermen of N1.6m in Lagos

NCDC confirms 423 new COVID-19 cases, total now 47,290

COVID-19: Bauchi flags off distribution of palliatives across 20 LGAs

Equities market sustain bears as investors lose N75.07bn


Reveled! See full list of APC campaign squad to Ondo ahead guber poll

Exposed: Northern governor funding, leading Boko Haram, Bandits

Europa League: See the last 4 standing

Why I said cost of data should come down by 40% ' Pantami

DSS nabs man over $50,000 appointment 'fraud

INEC schedules when 12 pending bye-elections 'll take place

APC pleads with Obiano to reinstate suspended monarch

Alao-Akala qualified to lead Oyo APC reconciliation team'Adigun-Hammed

Kaduna assembly suspends former deputy speaker, 2 others

Wike seeks assembly's approval for N18bn loan

Court restrains Ondo assembly from suspending member

Buhari, governors end meeting with calls for protection of civilian communities, improved intelligence-sharing

Breaking: Sevilla knockout Wolves, set up Manchester Utd Europa semis clash

Air Peace to recall sacked pilots

US Presidential race: Meet Kamala Harris, Joe Biden's running mate

Revealed! Kashamu's last words before he died

Global Peace Mission distributes palliatives to Suleja residents

Oghiadomen to Obaseki's critics: Unintelligent students can't study Classics

Tell Nigerians why you can't stop borrowing, HURIWA urges finance minister

INEC begins senatorial district training for security personnel

Ajaokuta steel revitalisation critical to Nigeria's industrialisation ' Bello

Taraba police parade 3 for raping 11- year-old girl

Breaking: Ahead US Presidential poll, Joe Biden picks running mate

TADI advocates forensic audit of EFCC, others

IPAC hails A/Court ruling on deregistration of parties

Over 5m Nigerians apply for Batch 'C' N-Power jobs

Stakeholders raise concerns on Ogoni cleanup project

Miyetti Allah threatens to sue Ortom over comment


shortlist coaches for Super Falcons - The Sun

Akwa United plot means to win 2020/2021 league - Guardian

Alex Goode signs new deal to stay at Saracens until 2023 - Yahoo

Are the stars aligning for Atletico in the Champions League - The Sun

Areola returns to PSG from Madrid amid Premier League rumours - Vanguard

Atalanta assuming Mbappe will be fit for Champions League clash with PSG, says Gasperini - Goal

Atalanta desperate to prove they belong among the best in the Champions League - Goal

Atalanta v Paris Saint Germain - BBC

Beach Soccer team laments exclusion from FIFA palliative - Punch

Ben Agarry, former FCT FA boss is dead - Daily Times

Borussia Dortmund digs its heels to stop Manchester United signing Jadon Sancho - CNN

Borussia Dortmund digs its heels to stop Manchester United signing Jadon Sancho - CNN

BREAKING: Southampton seals 12 million deal for Tottenham Kyle Walker-Peters - Daily Times

Champions League Qualifier Called Off Over COVID-19 Cases - Daily Times

David Silva To Join Lazio On Three-Year Deal - Daily Independent

De Roon planning to make 1,000 pizzas for fans if Atalanta win Champions League - Yahoo

De Roon stands by bold pizza promise if Atalanta win the Champions League - Goal

De Roon stands by bold pizza promise if Atalanta win the Champions League - Yahoo

Donald Trump says he's surprised Joe Biden picked 'disrespectful' Kamala Harris as running mate - Yahoo

Drogba's application for IFF Presidency Validated - Nigerian Pilot

Ebuehi links with FC Twente move - Nigerian Pilot

Ed Sheeran 'expecting first child' with wife Cherry Seaborn - Yahoo

Europa League: Man United survive Copenhagen scare to reach semis - New Telegraph

Europa League: Ole relieved as Man United avoid shootout - New Telegraph

Europa League: Sevilla, Shakhtar Beat Wolves, Basel, Qualify For Semi-finals - Complete Sports

Europa: Shakhtar Thrash Basel, Set Up Inter Semi-Final - Daily Independent

Ex-Eagles Goalie, Aiyenugba, Joins Kwara Utd - Daily Independent

Facebook blames coronavirus after failing to remove suicide messages -

Friday 7 August 2020


 Early flakes. 

*Fri, 7August, 2020*


International flights to resume in weeks –FG

NUPENG, PENGASSAN fume over petrol price hike

FG retains curfew, extends eased lockdown by four weeks

Political crisis in Edo deepens as Assembly Speaker is removed 

CACOVID begins distribution of N23b palliatives to 1.7m households

We’ll go on strike when schools reopen – SSANU, NASU 

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 354 new cases, total rises to 45,244 

Bandits kill APC leader, lose member to vigilante 

Invasion of Edo Assembly a direct coup against democracy –PDP 

NYSC camps may be reopened in next phase of eased COVID-19 lockdown

We are aware of Al-Qaeda threat, military tells US Leadership, 

 Naira Marley Arraigned, Sentenced for Breaching Covid-19 Travel Restriction

 How My Wife and I Battled Covid-19 - - Governor Sanwo-Olu's Aide

 Oyakhilome Tackles Buhari, Other African Leaders for Seeking Medical Care, Covid-19 Vaccine Abroad 

Covid-19 - Nigerian Govt Approves Gradual Reopening of International Flights

 Be Wary of Tobacco Companies' Tactics, Group Urges 

Edo election: Oshiomhole wanted me to be Governor, I begged him to forgive Obaseki – Philip

Edo Assembly: No 17 lawmakers anywhere – Impeached Speaker, Frank Okiye

Southern Kaduna: Northern Governors react as gunmen massacre 22 people

NYSC camps may be reopened in next phase of eased COVID-19 lockdown

Nigeria now has over 45,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases 

 Buhari Extends Covid-19 National Response By Four Weeks 

 Twists and Turns As Abuja-Kaduna Train Service Resumes 

 UAE Denies Restricting Nigerians From Visiting the Country 

NCC demands transparency for enhanced copyright enforcement

Bello hails emergence of new House of Assembly leadership in Edo state

$3.121b loans: China won’t take over Nigeria, says Embassy

Oshodi terminal, BRT corridor to take off next week 

Concerns as churches, mosques reopen in Lagos 


 Correct mistakes: China on Trump’s order to block TikTok, other apps

US reimposes tariffs on aluminum imports from Canada 

Donald Trump or Joe Biden: Who is leading the polls? 

Canada thwarted plot to kill exiled Saudi former top spy, lawsuit alleges

Police raid homes of lockdown protest organisers in Melbourne amid 450 new Covid-19 cases 

Rajapaksas and allies win two-thirds supermajority 

China warns U.S. against 'dangerous moves' on Taiwan 

Turkey says Egypt-Greece deal on Mediterranean borders falls in its continental shelf 


How my Olympic medal dream came true – Okagbare

NFF to decide on FIFA, CAF palliatives Saturday

Local sprinters target Fasuba’s 14-year record

I’m afraid of returning to Nigeria, says Beirut-based footballer


 MUSIC TO PHILANTHROPY, V.I.P KING DANIEL GIVES BACK TO THE SOCIETY. The fast rising Nigerian based afro beat artist popularly known as V.I....