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Hold Tinubu, FG responsible if Kano boils – Atiku

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, has asked Nigerians to hold the President Bola Tinubu- led Federal Government responsible should Kano descend into anarchy on account of the ongoing tussle over the ancient Emirate throne. Atiku who holds the traditional title of Turakin Adamawa, said this in a statement signed by his Media Adviser, Paul Ibe, in […]

MTN Uganda to sell shares left over from undersubscribed 2021 IPO

Telecom firm MTN Uganda (MTNU.UG), opens new tab plans to sell shares left over from its deeply undersubscribed 2021 Initial Public Offering to local investors to expand local ownership and comply with regulatory requirements, it said on Saturday. The Uganda unit of South Africa’s MTN Group (MTNJ.J), opens new tab has received regulatory approval for the extra share sale, […]

US, Kenya look to strengthen business, trade ties

The U.S. and Kenya will hold a new round of trade talks next month, they said on Friday, as the two countries tout new business deals and look to boost economic ties. Kenyan President William Ruto was in Washington for a State visit as the White House pledged new partnerships on technology, security and debt relief to […]

The Role of Memory for Better Quality of Life

By Timothy Alor Can you imagine living your life with no memory? What would it be like? Kevin Horsley answers this question by stating that one would be nothing without memory. No memory means no learning or even thinking. You wouldn’t be able to tie your shoelaces! Memory is the glue that binds everyone’s lives […]

How Unlimited God is and how not to Limit God

By Princess Arira There is no celebration that is worth celebrating if God is not involved. No celebration is worth it if the will, plan and purpose of God is not involved in it. The goal of unlimited celebration needs to be understood, God has unlimited greatness. God starts with little things but in that […]

8 Signs You’re Falling Out of Love With Your Partner

By Dorcas Omidoyin Falling out of love with your partner can be a difficult and gradual process, often marked by subtle changes in behavior and emotions. While every relationship is unique, there are common signs that may indicate a shift in romantic feelings. Here are eight signs you’re falling out of love with your partner: […]

Putin backs China’s Ukraine peace plan, says Beijing understands the conflict

Russian President Vladimir Putin, in an interview published early on Wednesday, said he backed China’s plan for a peaceful settlement of the Ukraine crisis, saying Beijing had a full understanding of what lay behind the crisis. Putin, speaking to China’s Xinhua news agency ahead of his visit to Beijing this week, said Russia remained open […]

Minimum wage: FG calls Committee meeting, Labor insists on May 31 deadline

LAGOS — Following Organized Labor’s insistence on downing tools and declaring a nationwide strike if discussions on the new National Minimum Wage are not concluded by May 31, 2024, the Federal Government has summoned a meeting of the 37-member Tripartite Committee on the New National Minimum Wage, NNMW, for today in a major effort to beat the […]

Some foreign embassies charge in dollars, determine own FX rates — EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, alleged that foreign missions based in Nigeria use third parties to transact in foreign currencies. EFCC’s acting Director of Public Affairs, Wilson Uwujaren, disclosed this in an interview on Arise Television.On May 11, a report showed that EFCC sent an advisory letter, titled ”EFCC Advisory to Foreign […]

Six Unusual Signs of Dehydration You Should Know About

By Dorcas Omidoyin Dehydration occurs when the body loses more fluids than it takes in, leading to various health issues. While most people are familiar with common signs like thirst and dark urine, there are some unusual indicators that may signal dehydration. Here are six lesser-known signs to watch out for: Staying hydrated is essential […]

The creator and His creation

By Princess Arira God is the creator of all things, God existed before all creation. And everything He created takes existence form the word. The creator is Lord over everything He created, and there is no increase of knowledge that nullifies creation. Faith is needed to understand creation, the nature of biblical creation is theological, […]

National, state assemblies to spend N724bn in 2024

The National Assembly and the 36 state assemblies of the federation as well as their agencies will spend about N724bn this year, an analysis of their 2024 budgets by The PUNCH has shown. Further findings also showed that the salaries and allowances for federal and state lawmakers would cost the country about N50bn this year. […]

Electricity tariff hike: Labor demands reversal

The organized labor will on Monday commence nationwide protests over the electricity tariff hike and removal of subsidy from the power sector by the Federal Government. The National Treasurer of the Nigeria Labor Congress, Olatunji Ambali and the National Deputy President of the Trade Union Congress, Tommy Etim, who confirmed the planned protests to The […]

Cybersecurity levy law hurriedly passed — Ndume commends Tinubu on suspension

The Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Ali Ndume, has commended President Bola Tinubu for suspending the 0.5% cybercrime levy that was earlier announced by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN. He said the president’s move does not come as a surprise, describing him as a “listening, responsive, and reactive person,” who is concerned with […]