Category: Opinion

Edo Police Confirm Killing Of Two Armed Robbers
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Edo Police Confirm Killing Of Two Armed Robbers

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

The Edo State Police has again warned residents of the state to shun crime, saying that the command is committed to a constant fight against ... Read More

Leaked UN Climate Report A Call To ‘Act’
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Leaked UN Climate Report A Call To ‘Act’

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

Grave warnings of the myriad threats to the planet in a draft UN climate report reinforce the message that “we need to act right now”, ... Read More

R. Kelly Moved To New York For Sex Crimes Trial
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R. Kelly Moved To New York For Sex Crimes Trial

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

R. Kelly has been transferred from prison in Chicago to a jail in New York ahead of his sex crimes trial next month, records showed ... Read More

”Na to go BBNaija this year o” – Toke Makinwa reacts
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”Na to go BBNaija this year o” – Toke Makinwa reacts

Mariam Ayodeji- June 23, 2021

Nigerian media personnel, Toke Makinwa, in a recent statement, have joined Nigerians to react to the unending episodes from the ongoing BBNaija Lockdown reunion. The reunion ... Read More

Togo Launches West Africa’s Largest Solar Plant
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Togo Launches West Africa’s Largest Solar Plant

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

Togo has inaugurated the largest solar plant in West Africa, in a push to increase access to electricity and develop renewables in the small coastal ... Read More

“I promise not to relent in my efforts” – Tonto Dikeh says as she gets awarded by NAPTIP.
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“I promise not to relent in my efforts” – Tonto Dikeh says as she gets awarded by NAPTIP.

Mariam Ayodeji- June 23, 2021

Nollywood actress and humanitarian, Tonto Dikeh has taken to her social media timeline to share photos of certificates awarded to her by the National Agency for Prohibition ... Read More

Police Arraign Railway Vandals In Nasarawa
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Police Arraign Railway Vandals In Nasarawa

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

The Nigeria Police today arraigned suspected railway vandals at the Federal High Court sitting in Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital. 18 out of the 30 ... Read More

Why are women so comfortable slut-shaming each other whenever there’s an altercation? – Actress, Juliet Ibrahim asks
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Why are women so comfortable slut-shaming each other whenever there’s an altercation? – Actress, Juliet Ibrahim asks

Paul Fakayejo- June 23, 2021

Actress Juliet Ibrahim has questioned why women are so ''comfortable'' slut-shaming each other whenever there’s an altercation.  In an Instagram post she shared, the actress also ... Read More

This is not being bold, you are only disgracing yourself, your family and fans because the internet never forgets – Orezi tells BBNaija housemates
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This is not being bold, you are only disgracing yourself, your family and fans because the internet never forgets – Orezi tells BBNaija housemates

Paul Fakayejo- June 23, 2021

Singer Orezi has taken to his Instastory to warn Big Brother Naija housemates following some of their disclosure on the reunion show.  Orezi who noted that ... Read More

Anambra Governorship Election: APGA faction suspends Soludo, 3 Others
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Anambra Governorship Election: APGA faction suspends Soludo, 3 Others

Paul Fakayejo- June 23, 2021

The Jude Okeke led National Working Committee of APGA has suspended former Governor of the Central Bank and Governorship aspirant, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo from the ... Read More

OAP Dotun reacts to his photo being used on a church poster as a ‘restless youth with a recalcitrant spirit’
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OAP Dotun reacts to his photo being used on a church poster as a ‘restless youth with a recalcitrant spirit’

Paul Fakayejo- June 23, 2021

OAP Dotun has reacted to his photo being used on a church poster as a 'restless youth with a recalcitrant spirit'.  According to the media personality, ... Read More

Roof Leakage: No Money Released For Renovation Of National Assembly – Senate
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Roof Leakage: No Money Released For Renovation Of National Assembly – Senate

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

The National Assembly has explained that no money was released for the renovation of the National Assembly complex. READ ALSO BREAKING: Court Sentences Farouk Lawan ... Read More

Happening Now: APGA Holds Primary Election Ahead Anambra Gov Poll
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Happening Now: APGA Holds Primary Election Ahead Anambra Gov Poll

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) is currently holding an election to select its flag-bearer in the upcoming Anambra State Governorship election. READ ALSO; No ... Read More

Niger Army Foils Boko Haram Attack, Kills Three Jihadists
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Niger Army Foils Boko Haram Attack, Kills Three Jihadists

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

Niger’s army has foiled an attack by Boko Haram jihadists in the volatile Lake Chad region, killing three attackers and seizing weapons, a multinational military ... Read More

Kidnap Of Students: NSCDC Conducts Survey, Gives New Directive To All State Commands
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Kidnap Of Students: NSCDC Conducts Survey, Gives New Directive To All State Commands

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

Following the spate of attacks and kidnapping of students in schools from different parts of the country, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has ... Read More

Prioritise Assets Recovery At Regional, Global Levels, Owasanoye Counsels African Govts
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Prioritise Assets Recovery At Regional, Global Levels, Owasanoye Counsels African Govts

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

The Chairman of Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has advised African governments to prioritize the recovery of ... Read More

South African Inflation Hits 30-Month High
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South African Inflation Hits 30-Month High

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

South Africa’s headline consumer price inflation rose to a 30-month high in May, driven by surging food and fuel prices, official data showed Wednesday. Inflation ... Read More

No Scotland Independence Vote Before 2024, Says UK Minister
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No Scotland Independence Vote Before 2024, Says UK Minister

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

Scotland will not be given a new referendum on independence before 2024, a senior UK cabinet minister said in an interview published on Wednesday. Cabinet ... Read More

Japan Top Court Backs Ban On Separate Married Surnames  – Media
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Japan Top Court Backs Ban On Separate Married Surnames – Media

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

Japan’s top court on Wednesday ruled a law requiring married couples to have the same family name is constitutional, rejecting plaintiffs who sought the right ... Read More

World Powers In New Push For Libya Peace
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World Powers In New Push For Libya Peace

Kunle Adeleye- June 23, 2021

World powers gathered Wednesday in Berlin to seek lasting peace in Libya by ensuring the conflict-wracked North African country stays firmly on the path towards ... Read More