MegaMillions Jackpot Lottery Debuts In Nigeria

  Following closely on the heels of the growing popularity of online sports betting and virtual gaming in Nigeria, the biggest, life-changing global jackpot lottery recently made its debut on Wednesday 8th November, 2021 in Nigeria, at the prestigious Radisson Hotel, G.R.A. Ikeja, Lagos,thereby, gifting Nigerians the unique…

China To Establish Chinese Banks In Nigeria

“Before my departure from Beijing to Abuja, I talked to several banks in China. When you list the world’s 10 big banks, six are in China. The banking sector is very important because, without money, we cannot build our industries,” That was how Cui Jianchin, the Chinese Ambassador…

Epileptic Power Supply: Nigeria To Partner Egypt on Electricity Generation

Nigeria says it’s in talks with Egypt to explore areas where both countries can collaborate and boost power generation in the country. Minister of Power, Abubakar Aliyu, made this assertion during a visit of Ihab Awad, Egyptian ambassador to Nigeria, on Tuesday. “You have mentioned how you have…

Mexico Thrash Nigeria 4-0 In International Friendly

Mexico have defeated Nigeria 4-0 in their friendly match at the imposing Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, simply known as LA Coliseum. The Mexicans scored two goals in four minutes to record the lead in the game played at the 77,500- capacity LA Coliseum on Sunday (Nigerian time). The…

$10M Project To Offer Surgeries For Women In 5 States

The US government has launched a $10 million project to provide safe surgeries for women and girls across five states. The project, MOMENTUM Safe Surgery in Family Planning and Obstetrics, aims to build awareness and provide access to  high quality surgeries in Bauchi, Kebbi, Sokoto, Ebonyi and the FCT. The…

Massive Nationwide Protests Planned For June 12

NIGERIANS are set to stage a nationwide protest on Democracy Day June 12 against ‘bad governance’ under President Muhammadu Buhari. Majority of the citizens who took to various social media platforms, including Twitter to express their displeasure about the leadership of President Buhari, have hinted that the protest…

South-West Nigeria Recently Experienced Earth Tremor

A low magnitude earth tremor was experienced in the South West region of Nigeria on Saturday June 5, 2021, according to experts at the Department of Geology, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State. According to a statement by Professor A. A. Adepelumi, the tremor which was geo-located at…

Twitter No Longer Accessible In Nigeria As Telecommunication Networks Follow FG

Telecommunications companies in Nigeria including MTN, Airtel, Glo and 9Mobile have started blocking access to the microblogging site, Twitter. The telcos said they received a directive from the Nigerian Communications Commission to block access to Twitter in the country following the suspension by the Federal Government on Friday.…

Southern Governors Ban Open Grazing, Implore Buhari To Address Nation Over Mounting Insecurity

The governors in 17 states of the southern part of Nigeria have demanded President Muhammadu Buhari to address Nigerians on the challenges of insecurity and restore the confidence of the people. The Forum stated this in a 12-point communique read by its Chairman, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State,…

Heritage Bank’s 8-Year Journey of Entrenching Business Banking In Nigeria

Today marks a worthy milestone in the life of one of the fastest growing financial service provider, Heritage Bank Plc as it celebrates eight (8) years of entrenching seamless service delivery in the business of banking in Nigeria.This is a journey that began eight (8) years ago, premised…