Category: Features

BBC to launch Yoruba channel in Nigeria

The BBC that has operated a Hausa Service for 60 years, will this week launch Igbo and Yoruba services in Nigeria. The digital-only services go live online and on social...

Nigerian should expects early rainfall this year – NIMET

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), says the mixture of harmattan and heat presently being experienced over the central part of Nigeria can lead to early...

1st storey building in Nigeria over 171 years

The first storey building in Nigeria located in Badagry, Lagos State has recorded 9,009 visitors in 2017, Mr Hodonu Daniel, the officer in charge of the site, said on...

Amina Yuguda, Nigerian Journalist wins BBC World News Award

Amina Yuguda, a journalist from North-Eastern Nigeria has been crowned winner of the third BBC World News Komla Dumor Award. Ms Yuguda is a news presenter on local...

Hate Speech Will Be Considered An Act Of Terrorism, Says Osinbajo

The Federal Government has drawn the line on hate speech, warning that not only will it rejected, it will henceforth be considered an act of terrorism. Acting President...

Fayose Asks FG To Increase Corpers’ ‘Allowee’ To 50,000

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has asked the Federal Government to increase the monthly allowance of Corps members in the country from 19,800 to 50,000 thousand...

BBOG Demands Rescue Of Remaining Chibok Girls

Members of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group have demanded the rescue of the remaining over 100 girls that were abducted by Boko Haram terrorist group in Chibok...

Olajumoke: From Bread Selling To Blogging

Our very own fairy tale princess, Olajumoke Orisaguna who rose to fame after being unknowingly photographed by renowned photographer TY Bello is continually...

Meet The Kano State Indigene That Emerged Best Graduating Student From Russian Medical School

Nigerian student, Mohammed Mustafa Cengiz who studied in Russia has emerged as the best student from Kazan State Medical University, with a perfect CGPA of 5.0 (Russian...

Court Orders Final Forfeiture Of Cash Seized From Ikoyi Flat

The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has granted the final forfeiture of the cash seized by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from an apartment in...