Hazard’s slow start gathering pace as Madrid look for attacking release

Eden Hazard is beginning to show glimpses of his best form and it cannot come soon enough for Real Madrid. They play...

Ex-PPMC boss to forfeit N2.4bn, property to FG

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission on Monday said the N2.4bn recovered from a former Managing Director of the...

Outrage as Oscars disqualifies Nigeria’s entry

Lion Heart’, Nigeria’s first Oscars entry, has been disqualified from the race for the ‘Best International Feature Film’ category.

Flutterwave and Alipay partner on payments between Africa and China

San Francisco and Lagos-based fintech startup Flutterwave has partnered with Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba’s Alipay to offer digital payments between Africa and...

Boko Haram’s plot to attack Lagos foiled, 8 arrested

Boko Haram’s plot to attack Lagos State, Southwest Nigeria has been foiled by the Nigerian army, with eight suspects arrested in connection...

Nigeria lists conditions to reopen borders with neighbours

The Nigerian government on Monday gave a list of conditions that must be met for it to reopen its borders.

Mali declares three days mourning after deadly army base attack

Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita on Monday declared three days of mourning after a militant attack on an army base killed more...

CBN to recover N36bn loans from North-East farmers

The Central Bank of Nigeria has inaugurated a committee in all local governments in the North-East to recover N36bn loans advanced to...

British MPs vote on new speaker after Bercow’s departure

British MPs will on Monday select the new speaker of the House of Commons, once an unremarkable event but one now charged...

Federal Government Pledges Support Towards Completion of Dangote Petroleum Refinery

The Dangote refinery, which is designed to maximise petrol output will produce enough to allow for a small surplus...