BUSINESS AND ECONOMY

How Buhari administration pushed 7 million Nigerians into extreme poverty in 2020 – World Bank

How Buhari administration pushed 7 million Nigerians into extreme poverty in 2020 – World Bank

How Buhari administration pushed 7 million Nigerians into extreme poverty At least 7 million Nigerians were pushed into poverty in 2020, according to the World Bank. In the latest Nigeria Development Update (NDU), titled “Resilience through Reforms”, the World Bank said in 2020, the Nigeri...

HEALTH AND EDUCATION

90% primary 6 pupils in Niger public schools cannot read, write — Official

90% primary 6 pupils in Niger public schools cannot read, write — Official

The Niger State Universal Basic Education Board, NSUBEB, has disclosed that more than 90 per cent of pupils in exit classes in public schools can neither read nor write. Dr Isah Adamu, Chairman of NSUBEB, disclosed this during a two-day roundtable discussion on revamping basic education in Niger ...

SPORTS NEWS

BREAKING: Christian Eriksen collapses on the pitch during Euro 2020 game, match suspended

BREAKING: Christian Eriksen collapses on the pitch during Euro 2020 game, match suspended

Denmark captain Christian Eriksen collapsed on the pitch in the first half of his country's opening Euro 2020 game against Finland. The Inter Milan midfielder received chest compressions by medics as players of both sides broke into tears. Shocked Denmark players formed a circle around the 29-...

ENTERTAINMENT AND FASHION

Nollywood Actor, Baba Ijesha denied bail but he had with him a book titled “how to thrive in perilous times”

Nollywood Actor, Baba Ijesha denied bail but he had with him a book titled “how to thrive in perilous times”

Nollywood Actor, Baba Ijesha denied bail but he had with him a book titled “how to thrive in perilous times” The Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State, on Wednesday, declined granting the bail application brought before it by embattled Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, popularly known as...

RELIGION

Family Announces Date, Venue For TB Joshua’s Burial 

Family Announces Date, Venue For TB Joshua’s Burial 

Family Announces Date, Venue For TB Joshua's Burial The family of late Temitope Balogun Joshua, (TB Joshua) founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, SCOAN says the deceased would be buried on July 9, 2021, at his church in Lagos State. Recall that the renowned Nigerian Prophet died ...