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Prominent Afghan Professor arrested for criticising Taliban on social media

Prominent Afghan Professor arrested for criticising Taliban...

The Taliban have arrested a popular university professor and outspoken critic of...

Chinese City of Tianjin to Test 14 million People after Covid outbreak

Chinese City of Tianjin to Test 14 million People after...

Tianjin, a major Chinese port city near the capital Beijing, has begun mass-testing...

Chef narrates narrow escape story from den of ritualist who patronized her business

Chef narrates narrow escape story from den of ritualist...

Food vendor recounts a traumatic experience at the hands of a ritualist patronized...

Doctor dies of Lassa fever in Benue

Doctor dies of Lassa fever in Benue

A medical doctor, Dr Samuel Nyityo Tagher, has died of Lassa fever in Makurdi,...

UK Suspends walk-in service for visa applicants in Nigeria

UK Suspends walk-in service for visa applicants in Nigeria

The United Kingdom has temporarily suspended its Flexi Appointment service, aka...

Former governor of Oyo state, Adebayo Alao-Akala, dies at 71

Former governor of Oyo state, Adebayo Alao-Akala, dies...

A former governor of Oyo State, Adebayo Alao-Akala, has been reported dead in the...

Poet Maya Angelou becomes first Black woman to appear on US coin

Poet Maya Angelou becomes first Black woman to appear on...

The United States Mint has started distributing quarters featuring the image of Maya...

Pakistani Pastor sentenced to death for blasphemy against Islam

Pakistani Pastor sentenced to death for blasphemy against...

A 58-year-old Pakistani Protestant Pastor, Zafar Bhatti has been sentenced to death...

COVID: Don’t allow students and teachers with high temperature in classrooms – NCDC tells Schools

COVID: Don’t allow students and teachers with high temperature...

Management of schools across the country have been asked not to allow students and...

‘Predator’ Jailed for Life for Raping Five Women he met on Tinder

‘Predator’ Jailed for Life for Raping Five...

A man who raped five women he met on the Tinder dating app has been jailed for life....

Former Nigerian Interim leader, Ernest Shonekan, dies at 85

Former Nigerian Interim leader, Ernest Shonekan, dies at...

Chief Ernest Shonekan who headed the Interim National Government that succeeded...

Former finance minister, Chu Okongwu is dead

Former finance minister, Chu Okongwu is dead

A former minister of Finance, Chu Okongwu is dead. He died at the age of 87 on...

Mompha pleads not guilty to fresh charges

Mompha pleads not guilty to fresh charges

The anti-graft agency arraigned the Instagram celebrity earlier today at the Lagos...

FG lifts suspension on Twitter; says the microblogging site will start working from midnight of Jan 13

FG lifts suspension on Twitter; says the microblogging...

The Federal Government has lifted the suspension of Twitter operations in Nigeria....

Baker shocks Nigerians with cake baked for a civil engineer

Baker shocks Nigerians with cake baked for a civil engineer

On Twitter, an Ibadan baker startled Nigerians by sharing her latest masterpiece...

Lassa Fever: APC guber aspirant, Prof Shija under fire over comment on death of Benue medical doctor, Tagher

Lassa Fever: APC guber aspirant, Prof Shija under fire...

The Benue State Ministry of Health and Human Services has slammed Prof. Terhemba...