Category: Features

INEC creates more voting points

Ahead of next Saturday’s elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission has created additional 57,023 voting points to address the large number of voters...

ASUU suspends strike

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) yesterday announced a conditional suspension of its nationwide strike. The suspension came after a series of meetings between...

PDP – Impose travel ban on El-Rufai

Peoples Democratic Party, on Wednesday, called on the international community to impose a travel ban on the Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai, over his threat that...

Mourinho admits tax fraud in Spain

Ex-Manchester United boss José Mourinho has agreed a prison term in Spain for tax fraud but will not go to jail. A one-year prison sentence will instead be exchanged...

Ten people killed in Paris building blaze

At least 10 people have died after a blaze swept through an apartment block in central Paris in the middle of the night Paris prosecutor Rémy Heitz said earlier that...

Helicopter crash: AIB concludes investigation

Seventy-Two hours after an Agusta AW 139 helicopter flying Vice President Yemi Osibanjo crashed in Kabba, Kogi State, aviation agencies, led by the Accident...

US tells Nigerians, Don’t be bought, let your vote count

The United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington, has asked Nigerians to exercise their franchise during the coming general elections and ensure that their...

ASUU strike – Over one million students may not vote

More than one million students of federal and state universities across the country may not vote during the forthcoming general elections due to the lingering strike by...

Facebook to intensify fight against fake news in Nigeria

Facebook has partnered Dubawa, a Nigerian Online platform, to intensify the fight against fake information in the country. Adaora Ikenze, Facebook’s Head of Public...

Atiku – If elected, ASUU strike will end on my first day in office

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has pledged to end the lingering strike by university lecturers in the country, from his...