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5 Animals that went extinct in 2020

This year has seen hundreds of thousands of people lose their lives to coronavirus, but in the animal world full-blown extinctions continue...

I changed naira to dollar today and I almost cried – Davido

Superstar singer, Davido has raised an alarm of the Naira losing more value against the Dollar.  The singer who...

20-ft container falls on bus in Lagos, kills 2

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has said two persons died while three were injured when a 20-feet container fell on a commercial...

NEMA warns of flood in 102 LGAs

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has warned of imminent flood in 102 Local Government Areas across 28 states during this year’s rainy season. AVM...

Insecurity: Niger Govt bans street begging

Minna, March 5, 2020 Niger government on Thursday, ban all forms of street begging, citing insecurity as the reasons for its actions. Alhaji Mohammed Idris,...

Thousands set to join Greta Thunberg at Bristol climate protest

Thousands of activists are expected to join a Fridays for Future climate change protest fronted by Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, the movement's founder, in...

FG plans re-evaluation of Ogoniland clean-up project – Abubakar

The Federal Government says it is planning to make critical changes on Ogoniland clean up with intent to accelerate the pace of the project. Minister...

Climate action: NGOs mobilise 120 volunteers to begin 1 million tree planting campaign

To halt bad climate conditions in the country through tree planting, two Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs) have mobilised 120 volunteers to begin their one...

NiMet to release 2020 rainfall prediction Jan. 21

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency on Thursday in Abuja, said that it would release 2020 Seasonal Rainfall Prediction (SRP) on Jan 21.

Group urges FG to prosecute environmental polluters

The Green Resilience, a climate and environment advocacy group, has urged the Federal Government to enforce laws on environmental pollution and prosecute...

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Cristiano Ronaldo becomes top goal-scorer in football history

Cristiano Ronaldo has made history by becoming the all-time top goalscorer in football history after scoring his 760th-career goal.

Biden effects first sack, forces top official to resign

U.S. Surgeon General Jerome M. Adams resigned on Wednesday after President Joe Biden asked him to do so, according to Washington Post.

We will not fail – Biden’s Inaugural speech [FULL TEXT]

United States President Joe Biden has assured Americans that his administration will not fail. In his inaugural address, Biden...

NIN: FG extends deadline for Registration to February 9

The Federal Government has extended the deadline for Nigerians with the National Identity Number, NIN, to link it up with their SIM...

Juventus lashes Napoli 2-0 to win Italian Super Cup

Andrea Pirlo won his first trophy as a coach on Wednesday as Juventus beat Napoli 2-0 in the Italian Super Cup.