• Sports
    Willian has announced he is leaving Chelsea after seven years with the club. The Brazilian confirmed his exit in an open letter to fans on Sunday. It read in part: “The time has now come to move on. I am certainly going to miss my teammates. I will miss all the staff at the club who’ve always treated me like a son and I - More
  • Entertainment
    Eric and Tochi have been evicted from the #BigBrother Naija lockdown edition. They were evicted based on votes from fellow Housemates. Their eviction leaves 16 Housemates left to compete for the grand N85 million worth of prizes.
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    North-East Governors Forum (NGF) has declared that it was not opposed to the Nigerian military and troops’ battle against Boko Haram. On Saturday, the forum urged the President Muhammadu Buhari government to deploy more hardware to the forces fighting terrorists. The body made the call in a communique after a meeting on security challenges in the region. It was signed by the Forum Chairman - More
  • Education
    Kano State government on Saturday distributed Personal Protection Equipment (PPEs) to 538 public and private secondary schools ahead of their reopening to enable final year students to write the West African Senior School Certificate Examination from August 17, 2020. The Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, represented by his Deputy who is also the Chairman of the task force on COVID-19, Dr Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna, - More
  • News
    Ali Baba Fagge, the Special Adviser on Religious Affairs to Kano State Governor, is under probe by Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-corruption Agency for allegedly diverting money meant for Islamic clerics who participated in a special prayer session organised by the government against the COVID-19 pandemic. Fagge has been released on bail by the commission after being interrogated on Friday, a source told - More
  • World
    When the Covid-19 pandemic made face masks an everyday essential, Japanese startup Donut Robotics spotted an opportunity. They created a smart mask — a high-tech upgrade to standard face coverings, designed to make communication and social distancing easier. In conjunction with an app, the C-Face Smart mask can transcribe dictation, amplify the wearer’s voice, and translate speech into eight different languages. The cutouts on - More
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    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says Buruji Kashamu, a former senator from Ogun state, evaded justice but could not escape death. Kashamu died from COVID-19 complications at a Lagos hospital on Saturday. In a condolence letter to Dapo Abiodun, governor of Ogun, Obasanjo said the life of the deceased is a lesson for all. “Senator Esho Jinadu (Buruji Kashmu) in his lifetime used the maneuver - More