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Fake admission: UNILORIN expels 108 fresh students

The University of Ilorin says no fewer than 108 fresh students of the institution were expelled for gaining admission through dubious means. The institution’s Vice...

Nigeria’s sesame seeds export can earn $4.69bn

Sesame seed, a highly nutritional produce with high investment value, which can compete with revenue from oil in Nigeria, has been neglected and left...

Full Speech: Buhari ‘new year’ message to Nigerians

My dear Compatriots, I am happy to welcome you to the beginning of a New Year in our beloved country Nigeria. I felicitate with you today...

Rio Olympics 2016: Kenyan coach sent home after posing as athlete

A Kenyan athletics coach has been sent home from Rio after allegedly posing as an athlete and giving a urine sample. Kenya said sprint coach...

Buhari signs ‘Endangered Species’ bill into law

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday signed the Endangered Species (Control of International Trade and Traffic) Amendment Act 2016. The amendment bill was passed and forwarded...

Former All Black Lauaki dies aged 35

Former All Black Sione Lauaki has died at the age of 35, New Zealand Rugby said Sunday.The cause of death was not immediately revealed...

VP Osinbajo full speech at the OECD’s Anti-Corruption forum

The Nigeria Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, gave the below speech at the ongoing anti-corruption forum in Paris.United Action is the Key There is...

Governors in plot to stop Magu’s confirmation

Seven state governors are believed to have been part of the plot to stop the Senate confirmation of Mr. Ibrahim Magu as Chairman of...

Movement restricted in part of Lagos for marathon races

THE Lagos State Government says there will be a restriction of vehicular movement on some major highways on Saturday, February 6, 2016. The government explained...

’13 Universities have new VCs, as Pres. Buhari unexpectedly sack past...

NATIONAL Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) and the 12 Federal Universities established by the Jonathan administration now have new vice chancellors following the unexpected...

CBN, Heritage Bank approve N2 billion agric loan to Triton Aqua...

The Nigeria Central Bank in conjunction with Heritage Bank Plc approved a sum of N2 billion long-term facility under the Commercial Agriculture Credit Scheme (CACS) to...

Ghana president under fire over plagiarism in inaugural speech

Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo came under fire on Sunday when it emerged that his inaugural address plaigiarised quotes from speeches by U.S. presidents Bill...

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