An active member of the United States military has set himself on fire outside the Israeli embassy in Washington, DC, according to officials, in an apparent act of protest against Israel’s devastating war on Gaza.
Aaron Bushnell, 25, was rushed … Read the rest
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has decided to implement the Stephen Oronsaye report that called for a leaner government by merging some agencies and scrapping some others.
The president’s decision was announced by a presidential spokesperson, Bayo Onanuga, in a post … Read the rest
Members of the organised labour comprising both the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress have maintained their earlier stance that they would not back down on the nationwide protest billed to hold on Tuesday and Wednesday respectively.… Read the rest
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has confirmed that one of its members, Comfort Adebanjo died alongside six others who attempted to buy seized rice put on sale by the Nigeria Customs Service due to the economic hardship in the country.… Read the rest
By Simon Kolawole
As I was saying, I have witnessed several episodes of economic hardship in Nigeria. I lived through the “austerity measures” of 1982/83 as the economy went into a storm basically because of falling oil revenue. Prices of … Read the rest
In a town called Amiens in France, a passionate young footballer named Danial-Osaigbovo Ikechukwu first kicked a ball in the local neighborhood fields at the tender age of five. What began as a childhood fascination quickly blossomed into a lifelong … Read the rest
Danial-Osaigbovo Ikennachukwu, a 14-year-old football prodigy is making waves at the youth level. Ikenna as he is popularly called by his peers, was born and raised in Amiens, France. His passion for the sport ignited at a young age. His … Read the rest
Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said his administration has reduced the number of days for civil servants to work from office to ameliorate the economic hardship.
He said civil servants from level 1 to 14 would work from home … Read the rest
The Chief of Defence Staff, General Christopher Musa, has said those calling for the military to takeover are enemies of Nigeria, saying the law will catch up with them.
The military had earlier revealed that there was pressure from certain … Read the rest
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has appointed Kemi Nandap as the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), effective from March 1, 2024.
Mrs Nandap, a deputy comptroller general, takes over from Caroline Adepoju, whose term in office expires on 29 … Read the rest