Business Top Story Trade

Sanwoolu reaffirms Lagos State’s vital role in AFCFTA

Lagos State is emerging as a strategic hub for economic growth, with Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu reaffirming the state’s vital role in driving opportunities presented by the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AFCFTA). Speaking at the 51st Annual General Meeting of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) held in Lekki, Governor Sanwo-Olu highlighted the significance of Read More…

Infrastructure Metro

Smoother roads ahead as Third Mainland Bridge repairs completed

The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mrs. Olukorede Kesha, expressed satisfaction with repairs done on the Third Mainland Bridge, assuring motorists of a “smooth ride” till the commencement of comprehensive rehabilitation in January 2024. Kesha gave the assurance on Sunday during an on-the-spot assessment of the repairs on the bridge. The controller had, on Read More…

Crime Drug Trafficking Nigeria

NDLEA seizes cocaine and meth shipments in Lagos, continues War Against Drug Abuse

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has reported the successful interception of drug consignments by its operatives working with courier companies in Lagos State. These illicit shipments were intended for Europe and Saudi Arabia, with the NDLEA making these seizures as part of their ongoing efforts to combat drug trafficking. Mr. Femi Babafemi, the Read More…

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Conflict Israel Palestine Top Story World

Escalating tensions in the Middle East: Israel conducts air strikes in Gaza and Lebanon

The Middle East remains in turmoil as Israel intensifies its military actions, conducting air strikes in the Gaza Strip and southern Lebanon. The conflict has prompted international concern and diplomatic efforts to alleviate the crisis. In the Gaza Strip, Israeli air strikes have primarily targetted the central and northern regions. Palestinian media reports that a Read More…

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Football Sports

NPFL Weekend Highlights: Plateau United secures victory, Kano Pillars prevail, and Kwara United draws Rangers

In a thrilling weekend of Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) action, several teams showcased their prowess on the pitch. Plateau United FC of Jos managed to defeat Sunshine Stars of Akure 1-0 in a well-fought encounter. The lone goal came from a well-executed free kick by Albert Hilary in the 31st minute. Plateau United dominated Read More…

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Football Sports Top Story

Premier League Weekend Roundup: Stars Shine, Managers Vent, and New Talents Emerge

Aston Villa’s Surge Towards Top Four: Unai Emery’s Impact Takes Centre Stage Unai Emery’s consistent downplaying of Aston Villa’s chances of breaking into the Premier League’s top four is starting to seem misplaced as his team continues to impress. Their 4-1 victory over West Ham on Sunday propelled them to fifth place, and while Douglas Read More…

Environment Metro

LASG and NCF unite to combat plastic pollution at annual ‘Walk for Nature’ event

The Lagos State Government (LASG) and the Nigeria Conservation Foundation (NCF) joined forces on Saturday for the annual ‘Walk for Nature’ event, aiming to raise awareness and advocate for solutions to plastic pollution while promoting environmental sustainability. This marked the 17th edition of the walk, with the central theme being “Solutions to Plastic Pollution.” The Read More…

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Domestic Economy Family & Kids Featured Joy Mfon Essien Life Notes

10 Important Things to Do Before You Start That Home Business

So, a home-based business is a small business that operates from the business owner’s house. We’ve read stories of so many multi-billion-dollar businesses that started from the founder’s kitchen, living room and garages and so, to a large extent, many businesses started small and grew over time. We’re going to be looking at things you Read More…