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Yam-palm diet reduces risk of heart disease, stroke, diabetes

Thu Jun 4th, 2020     Comments

Yam and palm oil delicacy A recent study suggests that with return to a yam-and-palm-based diet and the minimisation of wheat gluten and milk lactose, the epidemic of the metabolic syndrome that... Read More →

Outrage over cut in health, education budgets

Thu Jun 4th, 2020     Comments

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the Federal Government’s slashing of the 2020 budgetary allocations for basic health care from N44.4 billion to N25.5billion, and for... Read More →

China to allow limited US passenger flights

Thu Jun 4th, 2020     Comments

China on Thursday said foreign airlines blocked from operating in the country over virus fears would be allowed to resume limited flights, lifting a de facto ban on US carriers, a day after... Read More →

Keniebi Okoko go in peace: My story

Thu Jun 4th, 2020     Comments

On 14 of April 2020 at about 10:25 pm I got a call from Government House, Yenagoa stating that I should try and verify the veracity of the story and pictures circulating on social media that our... Read More →

NBM, others flay racial killings, police brutality, rape

Thu Jun 4th, 2020     Comments

• Betsy Obaseki, groups decry violence against women, children The Neo-Black Movement of Africa (NBM Worldwide) has condemned the killing of Uwaila Omozuwa, a 22-year-old 100 level student... Read More →

Buhari appoints Alwan Ali Hassan as acting MD of Bank of Agriculture

Thu Jun 4th, 2020     Comments

• Dissolves interim management team President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate dissolution of the Interim Management Team of Bank of Agriculture and approved the appointment of... Read More →

Orji Kalu released from prison

Wed Jun 3rd, 2020     Comments

Senator Orji Kalu has been released from prison. Online media quoted a source close to the former governor as saying Kalu returned to his Abuja residence yesterday evening. A Federal High Court in... Read More →

Madagascar anti-lockdown protests flare after alleged police violence

Wed Jun 3rd, 2020     Comments

Scuffles broke out between Madagascar police and protesters on Wednesday as citizens took to the streets in the eastern town of Toamasina to denounce anti-coronavirus lockdown measures. Tensions... Read More →

Lagos task force recovers stolen goats from abandoned vehicle

Wed Jun 3rd, 2020     Comments

The operatives of the Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit popularly called taskforce yesterday recovered four suspected stolen goats inside a vehicle abandoned by its... Read More →

Edo guber poll: Ogiemwonyi disagrees with on APC position on direct primaries

Wed Jun 3rd, 2020     Comments

Two Edo state All progressive Congress (APC) governorship aspirants, Mesrs Chris Ogiemwonyi and Mathew Iduoriyekemwen have disagreed over the decision by the party to use the direct mode of... Read More →