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No fewer than five foreigners sustained injuries as Nigerian migrants battled their counterparts from Syria in a stone-throwing brawl in a migrant camp in Pournara Cyprus last week. It all started when a Nigerian migrant was hit by a Syrian foreigner, and this led to Nigerians hurling stones at the Syrians in the camp. The […]

A Nigerian student studying in the United States, Noel Ifeanyi Alumona, has won the 2022 AFS Award for Young Global Citizens, and became the first African to win the prize since its inception in 1914.  The award was presented during the International Youth Day organized by the United Nations Global Communications Department, the AFS Intercultural […]

“Muhammadu was against Ethereum in the past but when I showed him this system, he couldn’t deny the potential.” Ahmed told Mitchell Bason of The Mirror. “We pooled our knowledge and governmental resources and are proud and excited to deliver this system to the Nigerian people.” Ethereum is the second biggest cryptocurrency next to Bitcoin. […]

The governor of Ogun State – Dapo Abiodun, yesterday, said the Gateway Agro Cargo Airport, Ilishan Remo, will run commercial flights when completed. This came as authorities of the Nigerian Air force, NAF, and the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, have indicated an interest in establishing their operational bases at the airport. Governor Abiodun said this […]

As technological innovations increased, women became exposed to the dangers inherent in using rags and other local ways for menstruation. They were encouraged to adopt the use of affordable sanitary pads, which prices range between N50 and N100. Having been making use of rags and other local ways for menstruation which had lingered predominantly amongst […]

The Auxiliary Catholic Bishop of Abuja, His Lordship Most Rev. Anselm Umoren; a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Damian Dodo; and the Director of Public Enlightenment, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Arinze Orakwue, have urged the National Assembly to provide the legislative framework for the courts to confiscate the assets of […]

Middle East carrier Emirates Airlines said it will suspend all flights from Nigeria effective September 1, 2022. The carrier cited ongoing difficulties in repatriating trapped funds by the Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN). In a statement the airline said : “Emirates has tried every avenue to address our ongoing challenges in repatriating funds from Nigeria, and we have […]

The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) has commenced restoration of power to consumers in the southeast following the suspension of the strike called by electricity workers. Spokesperson of the company, Emeka Ezeh stated this in a statement on Thursday morning. According to him the five Southeastern States of Enugu, Ebonyi, Imo, Abịa and Anambra have started getting […]

The Presidential Candidate of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, Mr Adewole Adebayo, yesterday, debunked a rumour making rounds that his party has formed an alliance with the Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu in the 2023 election. Adebayo, who denied any proposed alliance with the APC, maintained that APC has […]

TRADITIONAL rulers, religious leaders, residents, and Community Development Associations, yesterday, urged Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to consider a total ban on the operations of commercial motorcycle operators, popularly known as okada riders across the state to end the menace and security threat posed by the riders. Governor Sanwo-Olu had imposed a fresh okada ban in six […]