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Universal Music Group signs Afrobeat star Tiwa Savage

Universal Music Group (UMG) has announced an exclusive global recording agreement with one of Africa’s biggest stars, Nigerian singer/songwriter Tiwa Savage. Under the agreement, Savage's...

Race to save children after Lagos building collapse leaves 8 people...

Sunday Adeyemo left his home on crowded Lagos Island early Wednesday as he always does, only to receive devastating news just hours later: The...

Gabon government regains control after attempted military coup

The government of Gabon has regained control in the capital, Libreville, after an attempted coup, officials said on Monday. A government spokesman said that Lieutenant...

Buhari presents N8.8trn budget amid lawmakers’ boos

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday unveiled a federal budget of N8.83 trillion for the 2019 fiscal year with N300 billion lower that the current...

100 houses, 50 cars destroyed in Lagos suburb

No fewer than 100 houses, 100 shops and 50 cars went up in flames in the early hours of Wednesday in Abule-Egba and Agege...

Willie XO turns down shows, plans exciting first tour for 2019

Afrobeats vocalist Willie XO is already putting plans in motion to organise his first tour which is targeted at major cities in the world. Since...

Nigeria’s ex-chief of defence staff Badeh killed by gunmen

The Nigerian Air Force has announced the death of the former chief of defence staff, Air Chief Marshal, Alex Badeh (retd). He was 61 years...

Lagos street sweepers protest unpaid salary

Scores of street sweepers under the 'Cleaner Lagos Initiative (CLI)' of the Lagos State Government on Monday protested their delayed salaries among other grievances,...

National Assembly complex shut down by striking workers

The Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN) has sealed off the National Assembly (NASS) complex as it began a four-day warning strike. The News Agency...

Italian judge says evidence shows Eni, Shell knew of Nigerian graft

An Italian judge said on Monday there was evidence showing oil groups Eni and Royal Dutch Shell were aware that their 2011 purchase of...

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Nigerians now buy petrol at N199 – NOIpolls

NOI polls, a research and survey firm says 86 per cent of Nigerians buy petrol at an average of N199 per litre. The firm revealed...

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