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Oxford dictionary adds Danfo, ember months, Okada, Tokunbo, K-leg, 24 others in latest update

Oxford English Dictionary has added 29 Nigerian words and expressions in its January updates to the dictionary. This was...

Oil price hits $65 as Libyan oilfields shut down

Oil prices rose to their highest in more than week on Monday after two large crude production bases in Libya began shutting...

Gambia vows to arrest ex-president, Yahya Jammeh

The Gambia’s Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Aboubacarr Tambadou vowed on Sunday that former president Yahya Jammeh will be arrested and...

Nigeria’s Debt Rises to 26 trillion- DMO

The Debt Management Office says Nigeria’s total public debt as of September 2019 stood at N26.215 trillion. The Director-General of DMO, Ms...

FG withdraws $2bn tax claim against MTN

MTN Nigeria yesterday disclosed its legal counsel has received a letter dated  January 8, 2020 from the Attorney General of the Federation and...

Africa’s richest man, Dangote to diversify investments

Top billionaires across the world diversify their investments to countries with strong and rising currencies to avoid asset erosion.

Nigeria Listed For Possible War Crimes By ICC

The office of the prosecutor of the international criminal court (ICC) has listed Nigeria among 11 countries currently under probe for alleged...

CAF crown Mane, Oshoala as Africa’s best players of the year

Saido Mane was on Tuesday crowned the 2019 CAF Player of The Year ahead of Mohamed Salah (Egypt) and Riyad Mahrez (Algeria), Sports...

Qasem Soleimani: Nigeria Police places officers on red alert

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu has placed police commands and formations nationwide on red alert in order to avert...

Thousands of Mourners Attend The Funeral Service Of Reinhard Bonke

Reinhard Bonnke, the German evangelist known as “The Billy Graham of Africa,” was lauded at a Saturday (Jan. 4) memorial service as “a giant and...

Nigerians going to US reduce sharply, largest global drop-off

Data from the US travel and tourism office shows a 21 per cent drop in the number of Nigerians travelling to the...

Google Celebrates Nigeria Filmmaker, Amaka Igwe With Doodle

Late veteran Nollywood filmmaker, Amaka Igwe, has been honoured with a Google Doodle on her 57th posthumous birthday.A Google Doodle is a...
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Kobe Bryant’s daughter Gianna, 13, killed in helicopter crash alongside dad

Kobe Bryant's daughter died alongside her father in a helicopter crash in California, reports TMZ. Gianna Maria, 13, perished...

Kobe Bryant Dies In Helicopter Crash

Kobe Bryant, basketball legend, has lost his life in a helicopter crash in suburban Los Angeles on Sunday, according to TMZ report.

Volley of rockets hit near US embassy in Iraq capital

A volley of rockets landed near the US embassy in the Iraqi capital Baghdad Sunday, two security sources told AFP, in the latest unclaimed attack...

500 clerics kick off 21 days prayer for Nigeria’s unity

About 500 clerics have gathered in Abuja to kick-start a 21-day prayer and fasting session “against the forces planning the destabilisation of...