Tinubu Appoints Spokesperson, Ngelale As Climate Action Special Envoy, Establishes Green Economy Initiative Committee

Ngelale will serve in this role of the Special Presidential Envoy on Climate Action as part of a larger Presidential Committee, to be chaired by the President. President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of his Special Adviser on Media…

Anambra Governor’s Wife Calls For Active Participation On Routine Immunization

Anambra State governor’s wife, Mrs Nonye Soludo, has called for active participation and turn out from all stakeholders as the state kicks off the 2024 routine immunization programme. Mrs Soludo who stated this in a statement released in Awka, observed…

Over 1.13 billion people suffer hypertension globally- Ebonyi Commissioner

Jacob Ogodo Abakaliki No fewer than 1.13 billion people have hypertension globally while estimated 27.5 million individuals are hypertensive in Nigeria and an estimated 46% of people with hypertension are unaware that they have the condition. Ebonyi State Commissioner for…

Again, TAJBank Wins ‘Best Islamic Bank Award’

TAJBank Limited, Nigeria’s fastest-growing non-interest banking services provider, has won the Islamic Finance News’ (IFN’s) “Best Islamic Bank in Nigeria 2023”, beating other nominees from across the global geopolitical zones in the competition. The IFN’s Organising Committee stated that the…

Why Baobab Trees Are Going Into Extinction In Jigawa

The baobab tree (Adansonia digitata) is an iconic and ancient tree specie native to Africa, Australia, and the Indian Ocean. It’s known for its unique… The baobab tree (Adansonia digitata) is an iconic and ancient tree specie native to Africa,…

FG to begin second phase roll out of HPV vaccine on May 27

The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) says it is set to commence the second phase of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination. Rufai Garba, director of disease control and immunization at NPHCDA, announced the planned vaccination in  Abuja on Friday at a one-day…

FC Barcelona Vs. Rayo Vallecano Preview: Four Lineup Changes From Xavi

FC Barcelona head coach Xavi Hernandez will make four changes to the side he last put out when his team takes on Rayo Vallecano at the Montjuic Stadium on Sunday. The fixture kicking off at 19.00 PM local time could…

‘I stopped going to the gym because of heaven’ – Actor Williams Uchemba

Nollywood actor, Williams Uchemba says he stopped going to public gym because of his desire to “make heaven.” He stated that he set up a gym at his home because he was being distracted by scantily dressed ladies at the…

‘I was almost burnt alive with my gang’ – Daddy Showkey

Veteran Nigerian singer Daddy Showkey has recounted how he was almost lynched to death when he was involved in gang activities in Ikorodu, Lagos State. According to him, he and some young men found a gun at a refuse dump…

It’s disrespectful for man to split bills with his partner – BBNaija Sheggz

Big Brother Naija reality show star, Segun Olusemo, aka Sheggz, has said that it is disrespectful for a man to share financial responsibility with his partner. Featuring on the ‘Bahd And Boujee’ podcast, Sheggz argued that a woman can contribute…