3 killed, 7 kidnapped as suspected pirates attack oil workers in Bayelsa
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3 killed, 7 kidnapped as suspected pirates attack oil workers in Bayelsa

Advertisement By Kalu Onyemaechi Gunmen, suspected to be pirates, in the early hours of Sunday, attacked two oil installations, killing three and abducting seven oil workers in Bayelsa State, Nigeria’s South-south. Advertisement According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), it was gathered that the pirates ambushed their unsuspecting victims in Okoroma and Ogbokiri-Akassa communities…

Kano records over 4,000 cases of rape against minors
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Kano records over 4,000 cases of rape against minors

Advertisement By Kalu Onyemaechi Over 4,000 cases of rape and other violence against women and mostly children have been recorded in Kano in the last five years by the WARAKA Sexual Assault Referral Centre, SARC, in Kano State alone. Advertisement According to Vanguard, this was made public by the Chairman SARC Steering Committee, Sanusi Aliyu…

3 Nigerian footballers who have won UEFA Champions League
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3 Nigerian footballers who have won UEFA Champions League

Advertisement Not many African footballers have had the privilege to play on the highest stage of the elite club competition, like the UEFA Champions League final. According to UEFA.com, only 24 African footballers have lifted the prestigious Champions League trophy.   In no particular order, here are 3 Nigerians who have won the Champions League…

71% NECO candidates obtain credits in core subjects
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71% NECO candidates obtain credits in core subjects

Advertisement By Kalu Onyemaechi The National Examination Council (NECO) on Friday released results of the 2021 internal examinations with 71percent of the candidates making credits in their core subjects. Advertisement The Registrar of the council, Dantali Wushishi, explained that 878,925 candidates obtained five credits and above, including English Language and Mathematics, while 1,094,291 candidates also…

Nigerian-Canadian Temi Oresanya puts up N1m prize for charity: See how you can be a winner
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Nigerian-Canadian Temi Oresanya puts up N1m prize for charity: See how you can be a winner

Advertisement Nigerian-Canadian Temi Oresanya puts up N1m for charity: See how you can be a winner Are you physically challenged or you know someone living with disabilities who could use a large chunk of $2,000(over N1m naira) dedicated to helping the physically disabled find succour? Advertisement Nigerian-Canadian Temitope Oresanya is celebrating the achievement of a…

Nigerian-born England U16 star James Debayo shuns Premier League heavyweights for Leeds United 
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Nigerian-born England U16 star James Debayo shuns Premier League heavyweights for Leeds United 

Advertisement Nigerian-born England U16 star shuns Premier League heavyweights for Leeds United  James Debayo, the leggy England schoolboy international of Nigerian parentage has made the decision to leave Watford FC and join Leeds United  despite interests from a number of Premier League big names including Manchester United, Chelsea and Tottenham. Advertisement Brighton and Southampton were…

[Photo Story] See amazing pictures of the Lagos-Ibadan Railway station President Buhari will commission on Thursday
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[Photo Story] See amazing pictures of the Lagos-Ibadan Railway station President Buhari will commission on Thursday

Advertisement [Photo Story] See amazing pictures of the Lagos Railway station President Buhari will commission on Thursday President Muhammadu Buhari will tomorrow, Thursday 10th June 2021, commission the 156km Lagos—Ibadan standard gauge railway line in Lagos. Advertisement According to a statement by the Presidency, the project is the first double-track standard gauge rail in West…

Nigeria overtakes Democratic Republic of Congo as the worst country in global access to electricity!
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Nigeria overtakes Democratic Republic of Congo as the worst country in global access to electricity!

Advertisement Nigeria has overtaken the Democratic Congo of Congo as the worst country with the highest number of people that have no access to electricity supply. This was disclosed by World Bank Group officials in a virtual meeting with power reporters during the Power Sector Recovery Programme held in Abuja. Advertisement The group revealed that…

Do you plan to study in the United Kingdom? Find 10 fully-funded scholarship opportunities here!
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Do you plan to study in the United Kingdom? Find 10 fully-funded scholarship opportunities here!

Advertisement Do you plan to study in the United Kingdom? Find 10 fully-funded scholarship opportunities here! Home or abroad, higher education is an expensive undertaking so it is heartwarming when you can find fully-funded resources for scholarships to study in the United Kingdom. Advertisement Twitter user Damilola Olisa with twitter handle @damilolaODS revealed this on…

Ola Aina: If we want the fans to be happy with us again then we must win for them
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Ola Aina: If we want the fans to be happy with us again then we must win for them

Advertisement Ola Aina: If we want the fans to be happy with us again then we must win for them Super Eagles defender Ola Aina reckons the only way the national team can get back into the good graces of Nigerians is to win Saturday’s AFCON qualifying match against the Squirrels of Benin. Advertisement In…