There was pandemonium just a few minutes ago (at about 11 AM Nigerian time), as the fire alarm installed in the ultra-modern main office building of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) began ringing. As a precaution, both staff and visitors to the office were promptly asked to evacuate the building, and they were seen standing outside.
Trailer destroys road Divider at the Super market popular known as Katangwa market to the occupants and traders residing in Lagos state. In the early afternoon at the Katangwa market, while buyers and sellers were busy with their commercial activities, a trailer conveying a big container collided with the road divider separating the opposite direction, which assist vehicle users when making use of the express road.
After Barcelona declared they couldn't afford to grant Lionel Messi a new contract, Paris Saint-Germain appears to be the most likely next destination for the Argentinian superstar. Even a 50% pay cut was not enough for Barca's accountants, as the Catalan giants canceled Messi's planned five-year contract.
Ikeja Electric had announced the outage resulting from the upgrade of the 132kv lines embarked upon by TCN, is not total blackout as misrepresented by some online blogs but will happen between 8am and 6pm. Power supply will be restored to customers between 6pm and 8am for the duration of the upgrade.
At long last, the curse is broken. Three Finals, Three defeats, a curse that has lingered and tormented the Argentines particularly Lionel Messi. But the thought of another defeat in another final was always going to be asked of this much changed Argentina squad led by novice Scaloni.
At least 47 bandits terrorising shiroro communities in Niger state have reportedly been killed by local hunters, Kelsound Entertainments reports. The hunters, in a sting-like operation, successfully raided a 'riverside' community in Magami between Shiroro and Rafi local government areas on Wednesday and killed the bandits.
It seems Chelsea have finally ended their search for a top striker this summer. Thomas Tuchel and Chelsea have been searching for a world class striker since the start of the summer transfer window. According to transfer specialist Fabrizio Romano, "Romelu Lukaku to Chelsea, here we go!
It was announced early in the summer that Leo Messi will stay in Barcelona for the 2021/2022 season. It was a welcome development for the club and their fans across the world. Everyone in the club expected that to happen but it was not to be. News just reaching us according to Fabrizio Romano, official statement from Barcelona,
The Nigerian police boss has recommended that Abba Kyari, a deputy commissioner of police accused by American authorities for allegedly being in relationship with a notorious fraudster, Ramon Olorunwa Abbas, aka Hushpuppi, should be suspended. Inspector-general of Police Usman Alkali Baba made the recommendation to the Police Service Commission in a July 31 Letter.
Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has travelled to the US to meet with top executives of popular microblogging site. Twitter, Kelsound Entertainments reports. NewsReporters on Tuesday execlusively obtained a video showing the Minister and Olusegun Adeyemi, special Assistant to the president (Media), office of the Minister of information and culture, in a Delta Airline heading to the US.
The central Bank of Nigeria has proposed to launch it's very own digital currency following an advice by the Vice President ,Yemi Osinbajo that crypto currency should be regulated not banned. Photo credit: this image was obtained from nairaland. The decision to launch it's digital currency was reached during a private webinar on Thursday.
The President, Major General Muhammad Buhari, has revealed that the federal will in October launch its N15 trillion infrastructure fund. He urged commercial banks to hitch efforts with the govt in alleviating poverty; adding that 1.6 million poor and vulnerable households, comprising quite eight million individuals are currently taking advantage of the Conditional Cash Transfer program which pays a bi-monthly stipend of N10,000 per household.
Photo Credit: The Vanguard Newspaper It is good news as Channels Television reports that four more kidnapped school children from Bethel Baptist High School, Damishi, Kaduna have escaped from their kidnappers. This is coming while Nigerians are still in the euphoria of the 28 kidnapped students from the same school which were released yesterday.
12 killed as bandits attack Katsina community again. Twelve people killed and six injured in katsina. The joint team of the police and the Military advanced to the village but the bandits had retreated to the forest by the time they arrived there. The team is still combing the forest with a view to finding the hoodlums.”
Manchester city Under-18 and Under-23 have been hit with new corona virus-positive cases. This week Manchester City Under-18 and Under-23 sides were set to travel to Loughborough for a training camp, but those plans have been put to hold after five players tested positive. Youngsters who returned negative tests to COVID-19 initially will continue training at the club's training ground, more positive cases have resulted in the academy building being closed off for 10 days.
Romelu Lukaku left Chelsea in 2014 and prior in the week educated Inter Milan to permit him to leave if a reasonable offer came in; Lukaku scored 24 objectives as Inter won Serie A last season and will presently turn into Chelsea's most costly marking, outperforming the £75.8m they paid for Kai Havertz
It was reported earlier today that Chelsea have opened talks with Sevilla for the signature of French Defender Jules Kounde. Talks are still ongoing between Sevilla regarding the transfer of defender to Chelsea. It was transfer specialist Fabrizio Romano who broke the news through his official Instagram account.
Today, I will be showing you the recent updates on various transfers in the Premier League. A lot of football clubs in different clubs are still trying to sign some new players before the closure of the transfer market. The Chelsea Football Club made a deadline transfer as they signed Saul Niguez on loan from Atletico De Madrid.
Revd Dr. Wilson Adebogun BADEJO, the former General Overseer of the Foursquare Gospel Church in Nigeria, has died at the age of 74. This was said in an official statement issued by the church's headquarters in Yaba, Lagos State, Nigeria, and signed by the church's National Secretary.
Nigeria has been faced with insecurity challenge for many years, and the government are trying their possible best to tackle the insecurity in the country. The Emirates of katsina and Daura councils in katsina state have suspended public activities for the forthcoming Eid-el-Kabir, citing security reasons. The Emirates councils, however, plead with the residents in the two councils to use the sallah period to pray for peace with reign in the state and in the country.