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Italy investigates Shell, Eni prosecutors in Malabu corruption case

Italy investigates Shell, Eni prosecutors in Malabu corruption case

The Italian Ministry of Justice has ordered an investigation of the conduct of two prosecutors in a corruption case involving oil and gas giants, Eni (ENI.MI) and Shell (RDSa.L) in Nigeria. This might not be…

Economy
World Bank blames CBN for Nigeria’s foreign exchange crisis

World Bank blames CBN for Nigeria’s foreign exchange crisis

The World Bank has blamed the Central Bank of Nigeria’s management of the foreign exchange regime as the reason for the FX crisis currently being experienced in the country. The World Bank made this remark…

News
Call for Oduduwa Republic laughable- Ebenezer Babatope

Call for Oduduwa Republic laughable- Ebenezer Babatope

former Minister of Transportation and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Ebenezer Babatope has described the agitation for the emergence of an independent Yoruba nation as laughable and extremist. Commenting on the…

Judiciary
Lagos court denies Baba Ijesha bail in ‘sexual assault’ case

Lagos court denies Baba Ijesha bail in ‘sexual assault’ case

A magistrate court sitting in Lagos state has denied Baba Ijesha, embattled Nigerian actor, bail in the ongoing trial over alleged sexual assault. The movie star was arrested and detained by the Lagos state police…

Entertainment
Tope Alabi is my mother –Yinka Alaseyori

Tope Alabi is my mother –Yinka Alaseyori

Gospel singer, Yinka Alaseyori has pleaded that there be end to the furore generated by Tope Alabi’s criticism of her song. Alabi an older and more experienced gospel singer had drawn the ire of not…

Business
Coke loses $4b as Ronaldo replaces products during press conference

Coke loses $4b as Ronaldo replaces products during press conference

Any gesture of Cristiano Ronaldo has a huge impact on a product’s brand value and apparently, his coke and water gesture in a press conference perhaps did not fail in that regard. This Monday, at…

Health
WHO targets three African countries for Covid 19 vaccine production

WHO targets three African countries for Covid 19 vaccine production

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has disclosed that about three countries in Africa are being considered for the installation of local production capacity for COVID-19 vaccines. It further stated that following the pledge by the…

News
Debt overhang: APC replies PDP, says Buhari using loans for development

Debt overhang: APC replies PDP, says Buhari using loans for development

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has faulted the claims of the opposition, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on relentless borrowings by the Federal Government. According to the APC, the loans were invested in the development of…

News
INEC announces dates for Ekiti, Osun governorship polls

INEC announces dates for Ekiti, Osun governorship polls

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Wednesday, announced the dates for the Ekiti and Osun States governorship elections. According to the commission, the two off-season elections are slated to hold on Saturday June 18, 2022…

News
Twitter’s founder, Dorsey, liable for EndSARS losses – FG

Twitter’s founder, Dorsey, liable for EndSARS losses – FG

The Federal Government says Twitter and its founder, Jack Dorsey, are vicariously liable for the losses the country suffered during the EndSARS protest. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, stated this on…