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Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the Bill amending the Deep Offshore (and Inland Basin Production Sharing Contract) Act. The President made this known via a post on his official Twitter handle. He described the signing as a landmark moment for Nigeria. President Buhari in his tweet appreciated the lawmakers for their cooperation in […]

Turkish authorities says at least 13 people were killed by a car bomb in the northern Syrian border town of Tal Abyad.  Turkey’s defence ministry said at least 20 others were wounded by the blast. Turkish troops and Turkey-backed rebels last month took control of Tal Abyad and other border towns from Kurdish forces, after […]

United States lawmakers voted on Thursday for the first time to advance the impeachment process against Donald Trump.   House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said shortly before the vote; “Today, the House takes the next step forward as we establish the procedures for open hearings conducted by the House Intelligence Committee so that the public can see […]

The law called “sovereign internet” gives officials wide-ranging powers to restrict traffic on the Russian web. The Kremlin has said the law will improve cyber security. A spokesman said users would not notice any change. Russia is looking to route the country’s web traffic and data through state-controlled points, reducing reliance on foreign servers over […]

The Lagos State Chapter of the Sports Association of Nigeria (Lagos SWAN) has called on the leadership of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) to investigate the illegal detention of one of its members, Yomi Kuku alongside 22 others by its officers from Area F Police Command. The Lagos State SWAN Chairman, Debo Oshundun who made […]

The Honourable Minister of Aviation has said that the Federal Government of Nigeria will continue to improve on safety and security at the nation’s airports through training and capacity development of staff, in line with the provisions of the International Civil Aviation Organisation. He made this disclosure at the passing out parade for 727 Aviation […]

The men’s basketball team became the first team sport to secure a ticket to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games after defeating China 86-73 points in the last classification game of the 2019 FIBA Men World Cup. The resilient team took the initiative in the second quarter from China who won the first quarter, 21-19 points […]

Organisers of the maiden edition of Osun Heritage International Half Marathon, the Zenith Business Suites Lagos, on Wednesday Announced that it would payout 8,000 dollars (each) to the first male and female winners of the marathon event holding in Osogbo, Osun State. Mr Aderemi Akinwale, the Race Director and organiser, made this known during the […]

Running over 60 years of charity and empowerment for women and children in Nigeria. The International Women’s society will be hosting the SOUP KITCHEN, a community feeding and health check programme for women and children on September the 14th, 2019 at her International Women’s Skill Acquisition Centre in Lekki. The Soup kitchen event an initiative […]

Preparations are well under way in all the four competing nations who will be part of the second Middle East Africa Championship, to be held in Lagos, Nigeria from 2-5 October; the hosts, fellow debutants Ghana and the Cameroon, and Morocco, who return to the international arena.   <strong>Nigeria’s domestic competition is set to kick […]

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