Metro Top Story Weather

Thunderstorm, harmattan dust loom over Lagos from Dec. 24

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: The Guardian Nigeria, Pulse Nigeria. The Nigerian Meteorological Agency has predicted sunny and hazy weather conditions from Thursday to Saturday across Nigeria. NiMet`s weather outlook released on Wednesday in Abuja predicted sunny and hazy conditions over the northern region and North Central cities throughout the forecast period on Thursday. It anticipated partly cloudy Read More…

COVID19 Featured Health Metro

EKEDC donates ventilators to Lagos Health Commission

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: EKEDP/Twitter. The Lagos State Health Service Commission (LSHSC) on Wednesday lauded the EKO Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) for donating two ultra-modern ventilators to two of the state owned health facilities. Dr Benjamin Eniayewun, the Permanent Secretary of the Commission who received the ventilators described the gesture as an answer to a pressing prayer.’ Read More…

Business Oil & Gas Top Story

Oil gains 2% after draws in U.S. product inventories

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo, REUTERS/Essam Al-Sudani. Oil prices rose more than 2% on Wednesday, boosted by draws in U.S. inventories of crude, gasoline and distillates that lifted investors’ hopes for some return in fuel demand. U.S. crude inventories fell by 562,000 barrels in the week to Dec. 18 to 499.5 million barrels, the Energy Read More…

Business Featured Stocks

NSE market capitalisation crosses N20trn mark on Airtel Africa gain

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: NSE. Trading activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) sustained positive mood on Wednesday for the eighth successive session, with the market capitalisation crossing the N20 trillion mark. The sustained rally was as a result of buying interests in some highly capitalised equities such as Airtel Africa, UBA Cement and Nigerian Breweries. Specifically, Read More…

Celebrity Culture & Arts Entertainment Top Story

In contentious divorce, Dr. Dre Files Prenup against estranged wife, Nicole

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Getty Images. Dr. Dre has just laid out the prenup his wife does not acknowledge … a prenup that literally put up a financial wall between them at the beginning of their marriage. According to the prenup, which was filed with the court and obtained by TMZ, all property they acquired from the beginning Read More…

Celebrity Culture & Arts Entertainment Featured

Arnold Schwarzenegger Gushes About Having Chris Pratt as a Son-in-Law

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: Yahoo, Rich Polk/Getty Images. Arnold Schwarzenegger is singing his praises for Chris Pratt! During the Kindergarten Cop Zoom reunion hosted by Yahoo Entertainment on Monday (December 21), the 73-year-old actor and former California governor said that he “never, ever thought” his daughter Katherine Schwarzenegger would end up marrying an actor. “I said to Read More…

Football Sports Top Story

Late goals steer Man Utd into EFL Cup semi-finals

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images, Getty Images. Edinson Cavani and Anthony Martial struck late goals as Manchester United claimed a scrappy 2-0 victory over Everton at a bitterly cold Goodison Park on Wednesday to set up a League Cup semi-final with rivals Manchester City. United wasted numerous opportunities in the opening stages. At times, the Read More…

Boxing Featured Sports

Boxing promoters postpone boxing due to COVID-19 2nd wave

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Flykite Productions, organisers of the GOtv Boxing Night have announced indefinite postponement of the 22nd edition of the event, slated to hold on New Year Day. The show, billed to hold behind closed doors at the Mobolaji Johnson Indoor Sports Hall of the Rowe Park Sports Centre in Yaba, Lagos will now hold at a Read More…