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SOCIETY

Cocaine From Brazil: The story of audacious attempts to bring a record kilogram of the hard drug in

From the land of Samba and Jogo Bonito (the beautiful game of football) came a series of cocaine consignments―by air and sea. But NDLEA agents foiled the attempts to traffick them into and across Nigeria by intercepting the consignments at the points of entry. The drug-from-Brazil episode, which has various strands, ended in a victory for the anti-narcotics agency.

  2 months ago ago
Cocaine From Brazil: The story of audacious attempts to bring a record kilogram of the hard drug in

POLITICS

‘Nigeria is sinking’: Nigerians react to Obasanjo’s statement

Nigerians have reacted to the statement of Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, which says Nigeria risks impending bankruptcy over the continuous accumulation of debt by the government. Obasanjo implied that things could turn out bad for the country economically, if we kept piling up debts, and there is no system or plans to pay back the debts.  The ex-President said this on Friday in Lagos as a keynote speaker at the “Why I am Alive” campaign. “Such a situation talks about an impending ba

  1 year ago ago
‘Nigeria is sinking’: Nigerians react to Obasanjo’s statement

POLITICS

(Opinion) Sanwo-Olu Has Made Lagos Proud. See Some Of His Achievements In The Past 1 Year

Sanwo Olu is the current Governor of Lagos State. He was elected as Governor sometime ago last year and has no doubt done so well for the state. His zeal for leadership, focus and passion for result-oriented governance is seen in his past achievements and future plans. Below are some of his achievements in Lagos State in the past 1 year. 1. During the covid lockdown, Sanwo Olu proved he was a good leader by providing requisite medical facilities, consumables, incentives and palliatives that cushioned the effect

  1 year ago ago
(Opinion) Sanwo-Olu Has Made Lagos Proud. See Some Of His Achievements In The Past 1 Year

HEALTH

Trying times in Africa: Government Shut Down all Sectors Amidst Coronavirus Outbreak (Photos)

Lockdown In Africa As Coronavirus Cases Rises Above 1,000 In 41 Countries(Pics) by Explorers (m): 6:56am Lockdowns have begun across Africa as coronavirus cases rose above 1,000. Nigeria announced it is closing airports to all incoming international flights for one month in the continent's most populous country. Nigeria announced it is closing airports to all incoming international flights for one month in the continent's most populous nation. a Nigerian woman is seen wearing a protective face mask at the M

  1 year ago ago
Trying times in Africa: Government Shut Down all Sectors Amidst Coronavirus Outbreak (Photos)

TRAVEL

US evacuees stranded at airport

US evacuees stranded at airport. United States nationals set for evacuation are currently stranded at Murtala Mohammed International airport, Lagos.  Hundreds of the evacuees were wearing sad faces when they were informed by the concerned authorities that the evacuation flight from Dulles may not be on ground due to certain reasons not known to them.  The US nationals who had already check-in by the airport authorities were seen collecting their baggage from the arrival baggage belts with the plan to go b

  1 year ago ago
US evacuees stranded at airport