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Ebonyi Natives Write Buratai, Hail COAS Over Nigerian Army Reference Hospital, Others

Some well-meaning indigenes of Ebonyi State have applauded the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. T.Y Buratai for the siting of the Nigerian Army Reference Hospital in Abakiliki, the state capital. In an open letter on Friday, the group, under the auspices of Association of Ebonyi Indigenes in Abuja (AEIA) also commended the COAS […]

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Military Airstrike Knocks Out ISWAP Camp, Neutralise Scores In Borno

The Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE, has in continuation of it sir offensives eliminated scores of Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) fighters and destroyed compounds housing them at Tongule in the Lake Chad area of Northern Borno. The Coordinator Defence Media Operations Major General John Enenche said the air strikes were […]

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Darey Art Alade Joins Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, Fireboy DML, To Drop New Music In August

For all the craziness that 2020 has blessed us with, one of the highlights of the year has been some really good music, as well as the promise of new music by some of our faves. Darey Art Alade Multi-talented singer, songwriter, instrumentalist and Creative Director, Darey aka Dare Art Alade has been trying his […]

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Ireland, FG sign MoU to return €5.5m Abacha Loot

  Ireland has signed a memorandum of understanding with the federal government to return €5.5 million looted by Sani Abacha, the late head of state, to Nigeria.   Helen McEntee, Ireland minister of justice and equality, said the MoU followed an order recently issued by a court in Ireland regarding the funds.   The Ireland […]

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Mailafia’s claim on northern governor leading Boko Haram is fake news

  The Department of State Services (DSS) has described as fake news the claim by Obadiah Mailafia, a former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), that a governor from the north is the leader of Boko Haram.   The secret police on Wednesday invited Mailafia to its office in Jos, Plateau state […]

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BREAKING: Chelsea winger Willian joins Arsenal

  Arsenal have announced the signing of former Chelsea winger Willian on a three-year deal. Arsenal made this known via its Twitter handle on Friday. The 32-year-old left Stamford Bridge at the end of his contract after seven years at the club, with Chelsea only willing to offer him a two-year deal rather than the […]

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Nigerian govt gives update on potential COVID-19 vaccine, make promise to Nigerians

  The Federal Government has disclosed that it is working hard to ensure that Nigerians have access to the COVID-19 vaccines when available.   The Chairman of the PTF, Mr. Boss Mustapha, stated this at the daily briefing of the Task Force on Thursday in Abuja.   Speaking on Nigeria’s preparation for a vaccine, Mustapha […]

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COVID-19: NGO Donates Ambulance To Plateau Govt

As part of its civic responsibilities to the society, the Open Society Initiative of West Africa (OSIWA), a Non-Governmental organization (NGO) has donated a state of the art ambulance to Plateau state government to help in tackling challenges of COVID-19 response. During the presentation of the ambulance to the state governor, Simon Lalong in Abuja, […]

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Gunmen kill Bauchi lawmaker, kidnap wives

A lawmaker in the Bauchi State House of Assembly, Musa Baraza, is dead, The PUNCH has learnt. It was gathered that Baraza was killed by gunmen on Thursday night at his residence in the Dass Local Government Area. The lawmaker represented Dass Constituency in the House before his death. The Bauchi State Police Command confirmed […]

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TBT: Davido – All of You

As we anticipate the release of Davido‘s forthcoming album ‘A Better Time,’ a follow-up to his sophomore album tagged ‘A Good Time,’ I’ve decided to bring you fresh memories from the Davido of 2012 by bringing you this sublime joint titled, “All of You.” Davido – All of You “All of You” was released back […]

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Burna Boy's 10 Best African Collaborations

At midnight tonight, Burna Boy’s Twice As Tall album officially drops! As we get into it, here’s a quick compilation of the Best Burna Boy Songs in the form of collaborations across Africa. Burna Boy is set to release his fifth album ‘Twice As Tall’ on August 14th. | Photo by Daniel Obasi for NY […]

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