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Bracing up to a post-COVID normal in food delivery by Saudat Salami, CEO, EasyShop, EasyCook

Reading Time: 10 minutes Saudat Salami is the founder and Chief Executive Officer, Easyshop Easycook, a foremost multi-platform fresh grocery delivery company in Nigeria that uses technology to provide domestic support services to working professionals. Through her work with Easyshop Easycook, Saudat has been involved in driving different developmental policies and strategies in agricultural ecosystem, gender equality and women Read More…

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British university to return Benin Bronze to Nigeria ‘within weeks’

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: University of Aberdeen/Handout/REUTERS, REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye/File Photo. In picture above: Neil Curtis, Head of Museums and Special collections is seen with one of the Benin bronze depicting the Oba of Benin at The Sir Duncan Rice Library, the University of Aberdeen, in Aberdeen, Scotland, Britain March 17, 2021. Picture taken March 17, 2021. University Read More…

Entertainment Featured TV & Film

[Video] Stephanie Linus releases short film ‘The Student’

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: Del-York Creative Academy/Instagram. Nollywood actress, Stephanie Okereke-Linus, has released a new short film, “The Student’, which creates awareness against sexual and gender-based violence (GBV). The renowned actress, who frowns at sexual and GBV issues that have become a thing of concern, took to her Instagram handle @stephanielinus in a video clip, to announce Read More…

Politics Top Story

No rift between Buhari, Tinubu – Presidency

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde, REUTERS/Benoit Tessier. The Presidency says there is no rift between President Muhammadu Buhari and his strong ally, Sen. Bola Tinubu, as reported by a national daily. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, made the clarification in a statement issued in Abuja on Wednesday. The statement Read More…

Metro Travel

LBSL deploys Cowry Cards, gives out 20,000 free in promo

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Cable. The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Lagos Bus Services Limited (LBSL), Mr. Idowu Oguntona, has stated that the company commenced deployment of the long-awaited contactless payment card called Cowry Card from Monday, 22nd March, 2021. Oguntona, who disclosed this in a release issued on Monday, said in appreciating the trust and support of Read More…

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FG unveils 1st Lagos affordable housing cooperative

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: FMBN. As part of efforts to bridge the nation’s shelter gap, the Federal Government on Monday unveiled its first affordable housing cooperative in Lagos State. Flagging off the scheme at Lekki, Sen. Gbenga Ashafa, Managing Director, Federal Housing Authority (FHA), said that both the formal and informal sectors were captured in the ongoing Read More…

Aviation Business Featured

Nigeria suspends Emirates flights over COVID-19 tests

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Christopher Pike, International Maritime Organization. Nigeria suspended the airline Emirates from flying into or out of its territory last week after the carrier imposed additional COVID-19 test requirements on passengers from the country, the aviation minister said on Monday. Emirates said last week passenger flights to and from Nigeria had been suspended until Read More…

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Nigeria’s Burna Boy says Grammy win marks ‘big moment’ for African music

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja. Modern African music is altering perceptions of the continent as part of a global cultural shift that marks a “big moment”, Nigerian music artist Burna Boy told Reuters after hailing his first Grammy award. Burna Boy was awarded a Grammy for the Best Global Music Album this month for ‘Twice As Read More…

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Burna Boy “steals the show” in Justin Bieber’s ‘Loved by you’ – Billboard

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Burna Boy has “stolen the show” again, according to a Billboard review of Justin Bieber’s album – Justice. According to Billboard, an American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of MRC Media & Info, on the track – Loved by you – a self-examination by Justin Bieber that lets Read More…

Football Sports Top Story

Kelechi Iheanacho bags brace as Leicester beat Manchester United, Chelsea win to set up City clash

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: AFP Photo, AFP Photos. Brendan Rodgers’ side can look forward to meeting Southampton in their first FA Cup semi-final since 1982 thanks to Iheanacho’s predatory finishing at the King Power Stadium. Leicester sent Manchester United crashing out of the FA Cup as Kelechi Iheanacho’s double sealed a 3-1 win, while Chelsea will face Read More…