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Ritual rites held at Isale Eko to welcome the Oba of Lagos and his staff of office to the palace.Watch video here Oba was forced out of his palace after a mob attacked the palace on Wednesday, October 21 and carted away his staff of office.The staff of office has been found and he is said to return to the palace tomorrow October 28. [...]

Watch police fatally shoot armed black man, Walter Wallace, ten times, as demonstrators injure at least 30 police officers in resulting protests(Swipe)-At least 30 law enforcement officers have been injured after violent clashes between demonstrators and law enforcement officers following the shooting death of a Black man by police on Monday in Philadelphia, US.See Video and grief linger after Philly police fatally shoot Walter Wallace Jr.; Mayor Kenney promises ‘speedy and transparent’ investigationPhiladelphia police fatally shot Walter Wallace Jr., a 27-year-old Black man armed with a knife on the 6100 block of Locust Street on Monday afternoon.Family members and… [...]

Popular Instagram comedian survives ghastly accident on his wife birthday.Quoting his Instagram postGOD!!!! �� you saved my life on wife’s birthday! will tell the story later! But for now just help me Thank GOD! ���� #gratefulHeart [...]

Nigerians are engineered to find mirth in almost everything and so it is no surprise that amidst the nationwide protest to end police brutality, there has been a burst of witty memes, short videos and new slangs on social media.The surprising thing is that these humour-based expressions in no way trivialized the ongoing protest. In fact, this funny clips serves the deeper function of educating people using the language they are conversant with; humour.But slangs are the focus of this article.It has been employed liberally in the last two weeks, so much so that one in every quip on social… [...]

FG DECLARES THURSDAY OCTOBER 29, 2020 PUBLIC HOLIDAY TO MARK EIDUL-MAWLID CELEBRATIONThe FG has declared Thursday October 29, 2020 as Public Holiday to mark this year's Eidul-Mawlid Celebration in commemoration of the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him).Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola (@raufaregbesola) who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated the Muslim faithful both at home and abroad for witnessing this year's occasion.He enjoined them to imbibe the spirit of love, patience and perseverance which are the virtues of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), adding that doing so… [...]

Update From NAIJA COVER . COMA video making the rounds on social media, as Obtained By NAIJACOVER, Shows a Nigerian soldier advising youths against looting food items meant for Corp members resuming on the 10th of November at the NYSC orientation camp in Kubwa, Abuja. [...]

Those who love him love him to the hilt. Those who hate him hate him with a passion, to the extent that all they might be waiting for is just an opportunity for him to turn his back so that they can drop a knife. But he has followers, lots of them, including those whoRead More The post Dokpesi, the broadcaster with trouble in his pouch appeared first on Vanguard News. [...]

The major criticism of Nigerians about President Muhammadu Buhari’s #EndSARS protest speech is what they have described as its complete lack of empathy. The speech was considered too little and too late given the level of destruction and anarchy that preceded it. It could have come much sooner and saved everyone the painful but avoidableRead More The post #EndSARS: The chickens are coming home to roost appeared first on Vanguard News. [...]

There is an indication that the five faulty scanners at the Apapa ports have been abandoned as the Federal Government rejects proposal to repair them at a cost of N753 million. The post FG rejects proposal to repair scanners at cost of N753m appeared first on Vanguard News. [...]

By Evelyn Usman  After one week of silence from the Nigerian Army on the alleged shooting of #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki toll gate, Lagos, it has declared the allegation as unfounded, describing it as the handiwork of mischief makers. Recall that the protest took a violent twist after the alleged Lekki massacre, as hoodlums Read More The post EndSARS protest: Soldiers didn’t shoot any protester at Lekki Toll Gate — Army appeared first on Vanguard News. [...]

By Prince Okafor  The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) on Tuesday, debunked the rumours of impending scarcity in Abuja. This is coming against the backdrop of visible queues at various filling stations. Also, some others are not operational despite the regularisation of businesses  across FCT.  But in a swift reaction, the National Public RelationsRead More The post No petrol scarcity in Abuja, IPMAN clarify residents appeared first on Vanguard News. [...]

KANO state governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has said that the state intends to attract cargo from neighbouring countries as well as grow its Internally Generated Revenue, IGR, through the development of Inland Dry Port, IDP, and the Special Economic Zone, SEZ, in the state. The post Kano to improve revenue from dry port, special economic zone projects appeared first on Vanguard News. [...]

The deployment of 5G in Nigeria has generated a lot of controversy. The post Misrepresentation of 5G may delay the approval in Nigeria — NCC appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. [...]

The government says it will grant free registration for 250,000 small businesses. The post Nigerian govt announces payment of N30,000 to over 300,000 artisans appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. [...]

Six police personnel were murdered. The post Protests: 520 suspects arrested in Lagos — Police appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. [...]

“For whatever reason, the prosecution is no more capable or not willing to prosecute this case. Consequently, this case is struck out due to lack of diligent prosecution.” The post Court strikes out charges against alleged homosexuals appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. [...]

The looters stormed the NYSC Orientation camp located in Kubwa, Bwari Local Government Area. The post Camp Invasion: NYSC says 43 hoodlums nabbed, some stolen items recovered appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. [...]

Mr Yakubu was first appointed INEC chairman in November 2015. The post Buhari re-appoints Mahmood Yakubu as INEC Chairman appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. [...]

  The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck out a suit filed by the Bayelsa State government over the disputed Soku oilfield belonging to Rivers State. The apex court said the action of the Bayelsa State government, by seeking the nullification of the judgment of the Federal High Court delivered in favour of Rivers State, when … Continue reading Supreme Court Strikes Out Bayelsa Govt’s Suit On Soku Oilfield [...]

  The police authorities in Niger State have arrested 17 persons for allegedly inciting youths in the state to hold a protest. This followed the suspected plan by some persons to embark on a protest despite the ban on public demonstrations by the state government in the wake of the violence that has trailed the … Continue reading Police Arrest 17 For Inciting Fresh Protest In Niger [...]

  President Muhammadu Buhari has reappointed Professor Mahmood Yakubu as Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for another five-year term. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, confirmed this in a statement on Tuesday. Adesina disclosed that President Buhari had nominated Professor Yakubu for an appointment as INEC … Continue reading Buhari Reappoints INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu For Another Term [...]

A middle-aged man, Okoli Aguwu, says he spent about one and a half months in the detention of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). He disclosed this on Tuesday at the opening session of the Judicial Panel of Inquiry and Restitution set up by the Lagos State government to look into the allegations of brutality and … Continue reading SARS Detained Me For 47 Days, Extracted My Teeth – Victim Tells Lagos Judicial Panel [...]

  The Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID) has explained why the distribution of COVID-19 palliatives was delayed in some states. The private sector-led organisation in reaction to the looting of COVID-19 palliatives from warehouses across Nigeria called for calm and revealed that most of the state governments did not receive complete delivery of items allotted to … Continue reading CACOVID Explains Why Distribution Of COVID-19 Palliatives Was Delayed, Urges Citizens To Stop Looting [...]

  FIFA president Gianni Infantino has contracted coronavirus, the world’s governing body announced on Tuesday. The 50-year-old has mild symptoms and will remain in isolation for a further 10 days. “All people who came into contact with the FIFA President during the last few days have been informed accordingly and they are being requested to take the … Continue reading FIFA Chief Infantino Tests Positive For COVID-19 [...]

The Federal Government on Tuesday said it has disbursed over N6billion to poor households in six out of the 14 local government areas of Zamfara State. The disbursement was done under the federal government Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) scheme in 2020. Speaking during the flag off of Grant for Rural Women Project, on Tuesday in […] FG disburses N6bn to poor households [...]

Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara State, has met with owners of businesses affected in last Friday’s wanton looting of public and private properties in Ilorin, the state capital. In a statement by his spokesman, Rafiu Ajakaye in Ilorin, the governor assured them at the meeting late Monday of government’s support to get them back on […] Kwara Gov meets owners of businesses looted in Ilorin [...]

President Muhammadu Buhari has re-appointed the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, for a second term in office. Buhari made this known in a letter sent to President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan on Tuesday. He said in accordance with the provision of Section 154 (1) of the Constitution […] BREAKING: Buhari reappoints INEC chairman, Mahmood Yakubu [...]

Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State has given 12 hours to looters to return their loot or houses containing such goods will be demolished. The governor, who made a broadcast Tuesday evening amid a 24-hour curfew he imposed earlier on Sunday following looting of government and private warehouses by thugs who went wild in the […] End SARS: Fintiri to begin door-to-door search, vows to demolish houses containing looted goods in Adamawa [...]

The Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria, BON, has demanded the immediate withdrawal of N9million fines slammed on AIT, Channels and Arise Televisions by the Nigeria Broadcasting Commission of Nigeria, NBC. BON believes that the penalty is too harsh in a democratic setting of Nigeria, which does not in any way follow due process before it was […] End SARS: BON tells NBC to withdraw fines slammed on Channels, AIT, Arise TV [...]

Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, has announced that beneficiaries nationwide will receive a one-time grant of N30,000 with Lagos, Kano, State and Federal Capital Territory, FCT and nine more States in the first batch. He said that enumeration and verification are still ongoing for Payroll Support Scheme The VP said that free CAC Business Names’ […] Buhari govt begins payment of N30,000 to 330,000 Nigerians [...]

Nigerian comedian, Craze clown has broken down in tears shortly after surviving a ghastly car accident in the early hours of today. The popular comedian disclosed that one person died in the accident, and he already accepted his fate but God said No. In his words; “My people I have no words people … I […] The post “Somebody died in this accident, I already accepted my fate but God said No” – Craze Clown breaks down in tears following car crash (video) appeared first on YabaLeftOnline. [...]

Nigeria’s minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has once again spoken on the need to regulate social media. Lai Mohammed appeared before the House Committee on Information, National Orientation, Ethics and Values, today and said the government isn’t seeking to shut down social media space in the country because “the social media has come […] The post ”If we don’t regulate social media, it will destroy us” – Lai Mohammed appeared first on YabaLeftOnline. [...]

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said only the Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces can ensure soldiers found culpable in the Lekki-Toll Gate shooting are punished. The Governor who said this during an interview with CNN’s Becky Anderson, also said he had reviewed the CCTV footage and was sure men in military uniform fired shots […] The post #LekkiMassacre: Only Buhari can ensure killer soldiers are punished – Sanwo-Olu appeared first on YabaLeftOnline. [...]

The iconic glasses on late Obafemi Awolowo’s statue have reportedly been removed, following the continuous looting of government and private properties across the country. The 20-feet statue of the statesman who played a key role in Nigeria’s independence movement, was defaced by suspected hoodlums who were on rampage in Lagos. The hoodlums removed the statue’s […] The post Hoodlums steals Obafemi Awolowo’s glasses from his statue in Lagos appeared first on YabaLeftOnline. [...]

Marlian Music presents the musical video of Mohbad’s latest release ‘Ponmo Sweet’ Lil Kesh and his boss, Naira Marley. The music was produced by Rexxie. The music video was shot and directed by Abula. Watch music video below; The post Video: Mohbad – Ponmo Sweet Ft Naira Marley & Lil Kesh appeared first on YabaLeftOnline. [...]

Popular Nigeria Singer and DMW Boss, Davido, is probably not envious of the position of Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu as he took to his social media page to seemingly throw shades at the currently administration. According to the father-of-three, immediate past Governor of the state, Akinwunmi Ambode, is probably enjoying himself somewhere as he […] The post ”Ambode probably having the time of his life right now” – Davido appeared first on YabaLeftOnline. [...]

Lokomotiv Moscow 1-2 Bayern Munich: Kimmich spares defending champions' blushes with late winner

Lokomotiv Moscow were on course for a commendable point before Joshua Kimmich scored spectacularly to give Bayern Munich a 2-1 win. [...]

Nwape worried with absence of key Zambia players for Cosafa Women's Cup

The Copper Queens coach is not happy with the absence of some of his top players ahead of the regional event in South Africa [...]

LIVE: Liverpool vs Midtjylland

It's back to the European grind for Klopp and his boys, who welcome the Danish champions to Anfield - follow the action LIVE on Goal! [...]

LIVE SCORES: All the goals as they go in

Keep up to date with all of the action across Europe's top leagues with Goal! [...]

LIVE: Gladbach vs Real Madrid

The Spanish champions have struggled for form of late and will see this evening's clash as an opportunity to get back on track - follow it LIVE! [...]

LIVE: Marseille vs Manchester City

Still without Sergio Aguero and Gabriel Jesus, Pep Guardiola will have to get creative up front against the French heavyweights - it's LIVE! [...]

A US citizen has been abducted in Niger, the US State Department confirmed in a statement Tuesday. [...]

Read CNN's 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season Fast Facts to learn more about tropical storm systems that develop during the summer and fall. [...]

NASA and the European Space Agency agreed on Tuesday to work together on the Artemis Gateway lunar outpost. The Artemis Gateway will act as a way station serving astronauts traveling from Earth before they reach the surface of the moon. [...]

Philadelphia police shot and killed a Black man who waved a knife while standing on a street, plunging the city into protests that injured 30 officers as the police commissioner acknowledged the encounter "raises many questions." [...]

A week after the killing of activists protesting police brutality in Nigeria's largest city, a Lagos state government judicial panel began hearings into the violence on Tuesday. [...]

From hot sauces and dog toys to Barbie dolls, these are the best Advent calendars of 2020 so far. [...]

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