Entertainment

Mercy Eke Confirms Marriage Rumors and Split from Ike Onyeoma

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: Verified NG, The New Watcher. BBNaija Season 4 winner, Mercy Eke, has confirmed her breakup with her boyfriend, Ike Onyeoma. According to the business woman and socialite, their relationship ended months ago, even before her 27th birthday party that was publicized on social media. She didn’t just confirm the end of her relationship Read More…

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Circle Mall Looting: Sanwo-Olu Promises Tax Break, Financial Support for Business Owners

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: LASG. …Governor Implores Lagosians On Re-Orientation Of Value System Following recent looting and burning of several shops and stores at Circle Mall in Lekki by hoodlums following the hijack of the EndSARS protests, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has promised to assist the tenants and shop owners at the mall for them Read More…

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#EndSARS: Malami says it’s unclear who shot protesters in Lagos

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS. “Hoodlums” wearing military uniforms may have shot Nigerian protesters campaigning against police brutality and it was too soon to tell if soldiers were involved, the country’s attorney general, Abubakar Malami, said on Monday. Demonstrations across the country turned violent on Oct. 20 when witnesses in Lagos said the military opened fire on Read More…

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FG generates N424.71bn VAT in Q3 2020-NBS

Reading Time: 2 minutes The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says the Federal Government generated N424.71 billion as Value Added Tax (VAT) in the third quarter (Q3) of the year as against N327.2 billion generated in the second quarter (Q2). NBS made this known in its “Sectoral Distribution of Value Added Tax Data for Q3 2020”, released on Monday Read More…

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Nigeria stock market opens November with 0.17% loss

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Nigerian equities market resumed November trading with a loss of 0.17 per cent, halting the six-day bullish run on the back of profit taking. The All-Share Index decreased by 51.30 points or 0.17 per cent to close at 30,479.39 compared with 30,530.69 achieved on Friday. Also, the market capitalisation which opened at N15.957 trillion Read More…

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Nigerian armed forces star in films, documentaries

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Nollywood5star, Premium Times. The Nigeria Film Corporation (NFC) is set to begin the production of 74 films, Television series and documentaries about the Nigerian Armed Forces. The Managing Director, Dr Chidia Maduekwe, who stated this during a press conference in Jos on Monday, said this was to showcase the gallantry of the Nation’s Read More…

Featured Football Sports

Maradona hospitalised

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Gustavo Garello/Jam Media/Getty Images. Diego Maradona has been admitted to hospital in Argentina although his condition was not thought to be serious, local media reported on Monday. The 60-year-old Maradona was reportedly taken to the Ipensa clinic in La Plata, about an hour from Buenos Aires. Maradona, who won the World Cup with Read More…

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Welsh manager, Giggs arrested on suspicion of assault

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: Getty Images, Daily Mirror. Wales manager Ryan Giggs has been arrested on suspicion of assault, according to British media reports on Monday. A report said the police were called to the 46-year-old former Manchester United winger’s home on Sunday night after receiving reports of a disturbance. “Police were called at 10:05 p.m. on Read More…