Fire Hits Benin Market

Property worth about millions of naira were on Saturday night gutted by fire at Santana Market located at Benin-Sapele road, Benin city. Details of the cause of the fire incident were still sketchy as of the time of filing this report but an eyewitness said the fire outbreak might not be unconnected to a power … Read more

Davido welcomes His new Baby Boy

Popular Nigerian singer David Adeleke aka Davido has welcomed his first child with his wife, Chioma Avril Rowland. The singer is currently the happiest dude as this will be his 3rd child and first son (Lil OBO). Saturday night, the pop star confirmed via his twitter page that his fiancee Chioma Avril Rowland was in … Read more

Lion escape from Kano Zoo

A lion has reportedly escaped from the Kano Zoological Garden yesterday, October 19. Governor Umar Ganduje’s aide, Salihu Tanko Yakasai who confirmed the report said authorities are doing everything possible to recapture the Lion. He also told residents of Zoo Road in Gadun, Kano, to be vigilante even though the lion is said to be … Read more

Fuel spills as Dangote hit Lagos

A collision involving a Dangote truck and a loaded fuel tanker on Lagos Island had resulted in the spilling of fuel on the road. According to the official handle of the Lekki Concession Company on Twitter, the road has been closed in order to forestall accidents. Tweeting about the accident, LCC said, “There is an … Read more

Another petrol tanker Hit Onitsha

According to Punch Metro, another petrol tanker has exploded along Enugu-Onitsha expressway by Bessoy filling station, Onitsha, Anambra state. The incident, coming barely 48hours after lives were lost following fuel tanker explosion in Upper Iweka and Ochanja market, was said to have occurred around Omaba Phase 2 at the wee hours of Friday. The tanker … Read more

Italy planning to use VAR TO stop Racism

Italy Planning to Use VAR to Tackle Racism VAR technology could be used to weed out racists during matches, the head of Italy’s football federation has proposed. President Gabriele Gravina said the federation [FIGC] would look for support from authorities to improve video technology with a view to pinpointing offenders. The VAR – or Video … Read more

2020 JAMB Registration Details

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced that all candidates that wish to take the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) must have the National Identification Number (NIN). In a series of tweets, the examination board urged Prospective candidates to visit the nearest @nimc_ng office for their capturing. “The Board would ONLY register … Read more

FG To increase VAT of Soft drinks

The Federal Government is considering introducing excise duties on carbonated drinks, according to the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed. Ahmed gave the indication in an interview with newsmen on Thursday on the sidelines of the ongoing World Bank/IMF Annual Meetings in Washington DC, United States. She said the idea was … Read more