Nigeria Top Story

Nigeria returns Addax’s revoked oilfields, overriding regulator

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Nigeria’s president restored four oilfield licences to Addax, a company controlled by China’s Sinopec, his office said in a statement, overruling a previous revocation from the country’s petroleum regulator. The restoration of the fields roughly three weeks after the Department of Petroleum Resources rescinded them was aimed to ensure “commitment to the rule of law, Read More…

Metro

Lagos Govt warns residents against using land grabbers to settle scores

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: LASG. The Lagos State Government, on Thursday, warned residents with land disputes against resorting to self-help by contracting land grabbers to perpetrate violence. The State Commissioner for Justice and Attorney-General, Mr. Moyosore Onigbanjo, SAN, gave the warning at a stakeholders’ meeting organised by the State government in Ikorodu with the theme: “Land Grabbers, Read More…

Entertainment TV & Film

Gloria Estefan reunites with old friend Andy Garcia, co-stars as wife in Father Of The Bride remake

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Getty Images, EPA. In picture above: Together again: Grammy winning singer Gloria Estefan has signed on to star alongside longtime friend Andy Garcia in the upcoming remake of Father Of The Bride. Credit: Getty Images They are longtime friends who are both proud to hail from Havana, Cuba. And now Gloria Estefan and Read More…

Notes Owei Lakemfa

Idriss Deby: Warlord in Chad’s elusive peace

Reading Time: 5 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Oredje Narcisse. In picture above: People drive past a Chad army tank near the presidential palace, after Chad’s President Idriss Deby, who ruled the country for more than 30 years and was an important Western ally, was killed on the frontline in a battle against rebels in the north, in N’djamena, Chad April Read More…

COVID19 Health World

US experts recommend resuming J&J Covid vaccinations

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: AFP/GETTY IMAGES, Shutterstock. In picture above: A pharmacist fills syringes with the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. AFP/GETTY IMAGES The United States should resume Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccinations, an expert panel recommended to health authorities on Friday, after a pause prompted by blood clot concerns. Health authorities in the United States on Read More…

Football Sports Top Story

Goalkeeper Leno blunder gifts Everton 1-0 win over Arsenal

Reading Time: 4 minutes Image Credits: Credit: Guardian News & Media, REUTERS/Henry Nicholls. Spotify CEO interested in buying Arsenal amid fan protests An own goal by Arsenal keeper Bernd Leno gave Everton a 1-0 win in their Premier League clash at The Emirates on Friday (April 23), gifting the Toffees three valuable points in their quest for European football Read More…