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BBC investigation fingers NNPC in Soba March blast

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: BBC News Africa. BBC Africa Eye uncovers new evidence that contradicts the official explanation for the Lagos explosion in March New evidence obtained by BBC Africa Eye contradicts the official explanation for the cause of an explosion which killed 23 people and destroyed a girls boarding school in Lagos, Nigeria. The Nigerian National Read More…

Culture & Arts Entertainment

Darey drops new EP ‘Way Home’

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: videos.waploaded.com, Vanguard. The Multi-platinum selling artiste, songwriter and entertainer, Darey Art Alade, shocked fans on Monday when he released his new Extended Play (EP) project, ‘Way Home’. The ‘Pray for Me’ crooner had been dropping new music projects back to back since August when he broke his five-year hiatus with the hot single, Read More…

Business Featured Oil & Gas

Oil prices slip on potential return of Libyan output; Gulf storm supports

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS, REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo. Oil prices fell on Monday on the potential return of output from Libya as rising coronavirus cases also added to worries about global demand, although a tropical storm heading for the U.S. Gulf of Mexico limited losses. Brent crude was down 33 cents or 0.8 per cent at $42.82 Read More…

Metro Top Story

AIB releases Lagos helicopter crash report

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: PM News. The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has released a preliminary report on the helicopter that crashed at Opebi Area of Lagos State on Aug. 28. The report was made public on Monday. The bureau stated that the accident involved a Bell 206B III Helicopter with nationality and registration marks 5N-BQW, operated by Read More…

Metro Top Story Travel

LASG closes Ojota interchange bridge from Monday

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: SHUTTERSTOCK. As part of the ongoing rehabilitation works on Ikorodu Road, the State Government is set to commence the next phase of repairs from Ojota Interchange to Ojota Second Pedestrian Bridge and the Service lane inbound Lagos, from Monday 21st of September, 2020 for a duration of three months. According to a statement Read More…

Featured Golf Sports

DeChambeau muscles his way to U.S. Open victory

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: AP/John Minchillo. A bulked-up Bryson DeChambeau bashed his way to a six-shot U.S. Open victory on Sunday, silencing any lingering questions as to whether his brawny game could translate to the major stage. World number nine DeChambeau, who began the day two shots back of U.S. Open debutant Matthew Wolff, clinched his first Read More…

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Iru land is committed to environmental, national development – Oba Lawal

Reading Time: 4 minutes Image Credits: NAN. The Oniru of Iru Land, Oba Omogbolahan Lawal, Abisogun II, says the Kingdom is  committed to national, environmental and security development for the growth and progress of Lagos State and Nigeria. Lawal made this known when the Governor of Ekiti State and Chairman of the Governors’ Forum, Dr Kayode Fayemi paid him Read More…

Business Economy Featured

Survival Fund: FG releases registration schedule as portal opens Monday

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde. As the portal for the registration of prospective beneficiaries for the Survival Fund opens on Monday, the Federal Government has released the timetable  for categories of businesses to register. A statement issued in Abuja on Sunday by the Project Delivery Office stated that the portal which opens at 10 PM, will Read More…

Business Power Top Story

Firm develops equipment to fix power grid faults, restore power in minutes

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: High-tension electrical power lines are seen at the Azura-Edo Independent Power Plant (IPP) on the outskirt of Benin City in Edo state, Nigeria., REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja. Schneider Electric has developed intelligent equipment that will help electricity distribution companies (DISCOs) and others to fix major faults in the nation’s grid system and restore power after Read More…

Featured Sports Tennis

Djokovic battles past Ruud to reach Italian Open final

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: TENNISWORLDUSA, REUTERS/Riccardo Antimiani. Novak Djokovic was made to work hard by Casper Ruud in blustery conditions before he got past the unseeded Norwegian 7-5 6-3 on Sunday to reach the Italian Open final. The Serbian had to save two set-points in the first set before finding his groove to reach his 10th title Read More…