2021 VW Golf GTE: Check Out The Plug-in Hybrid Hot Hatch In Action

Having premiered at the beginning of the year, alongside its gasoline- and diesel-powered siblings, the GTI and GTD, the new Volkswagen Golf GTE was put to...

IPOB LEADER, MAZI NNAMDI KANU CHALLENGES NIGERIAN PROFESSORS TO LIVE DEBATE.

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has challenged professors in Nigeria to a live debate as the country sets to...

Another Tanker Explosion Leaves Many Critically Injured In Lagos

Residents of the Iju-Ishaga area of Lagos were on Thursday afternoon sent into a panic as a rancorous explosion rocked the neighborhood. What started out...

Nigeria’s 60th Independence Celebration Will Be Low-Key – FG

The Federal Government has reiterated that the nation’s 60th independence anniversary celebration will be low-key. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, who disclosed this...

Labour Leaders Meet With FG, Insist On Reversal Of Fuel, Electricity Hike

The Federal Government is currently meeting with the members of the organised Labour at the banquet hall in Abuja, the nation’s capital. The Labour leaders...

Google Maps Shows COVID-19 Hot Spots

Google is updating its free mapping service this week with color-coding that maps out areas infected with COVID-19 cases, the search giant said in...

Trump Rebuffed Over Comments He Might Not Honour Vote

Top Republicans and Democrats pushed back hard against President Donald Trump’s suggestion he might not accept defeat in the November election, with some comparing...

Magu: Why I Did Not Appear Before Salami Panel – Malami

The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, (SAN) has disclosed that his non-appearance at Justice Ayo Salami Panel of...

EFCC Recovers Over N4.16bn Unpaid Lottery Revenue

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has recovered over N4.16 billion from lottery companies, being revenue owed to the government, which they refused...

Fatah, Hamas Say Deal Reached On Palestinian Elections

Gaza’s Islamist rulers Hamas and their rivals Fatah in the occupied West Bank agreed to hold the first Palestinian elections since 2006, united by...

Top Cardinal Resigns From Vatican

One of the most influential Vatican cardinals, Angelo Becciu from Italy, resigned his position unexpectedly, the Holy See announced without explanation. “The Holy Father accepted...

Martinez’s Extra Time Goal Hands Bayern Narrow Super Cup Win Over Sevilla

Bayern Munich have won the 2020 UEFA Super Cup after beating Sevilla 2-1 courtesy of a Javi Martinez extra-time winner.  Having equalised with a crucial...

Nissan’s Next-Gen Micra To Be Developed And Built By Renault

Renault will be responsible for the development and production of the next-generation Nissan Micra as part of the Alliance’s plan for tighter cooperation between...

Lokoja Tanker Explosion: Govt Declares Two-Day Mourning

The Government of Kogi State has declared a two-day mourning in honour of the victims of a tanker explosion which occurred in Lokoja the...

11 Killed In Cross River Road Accident

Eleven people were killed, and two others injured in a road accident along the Calabar-Mbarakom-Awi highway in Cross River State. The Sector Head of Operations,...

EFCC Arraigns School Proprietor, One Other Over Alleged Visa Scam

Two persons, Motunrayo Olasebikan and Abideen Adefisayo Tijani have been arraigned before Justice Ladiran Akintola of the Oyo State High Court in Ibadan for...

I NEED THE OUTRIGHT EMANCIPATION OF MY PEOPLE, NOT ‘IGBO PRESIDENT.

I don’t want an Igbo as president of today’s Nigeria which has long been hijacked. In the previous two installments, I narrated the late...

European Commission adopts digital finance package for crypto and blockchain

Europe is one step closer to getting a concrete legal framework for digital finance. The European Commission is moving to provide more legal clarity and...

Inside the blockchain developer’s mind: The vertical scaling crisis

In order to achieve blockchain mass adoption, three fundamental problems should be solved. Let’s dive into the second one: vertical scaling. This is Part 2...

Chinese state-endorsed public chain to act as a global DeFi bridge, says Conflux Founder

Chinese Free Trade Zone is open to experimenting with permissionless DeFi applications. Conflux Network, a permissionless blockchain project which is endorsed by the Chinese state,...

European Commission to launch blockchain regulatory sandbox by 2022

Crypto and blockchain regulations seem to have become a top priority in the EU. The European Commission in collaboration with the 30-country alliance called the...

Bitcoin adoption heats up as climate change wreaks havoc worldwide

As the world continues to warm and face the effects of climate change, what does this mean for Bitcoin, blockchain and the world of...

Recap of Cointelegraph panel: Brokers and banks in crypto

Cointelegraph recently hosted a YouTube panel discussing brokers and banks involved in the crypto industry, based on a report from CV VC and PwC. This...

There are better options than strike, Okowa tells doctors

DELTA State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has urged Nigerian doctors to explore other ways of resolving industrial dispute instead of embarking on strikes. Okowa spoke when...

NANS to Abiodun: reduce tuition fee

The  National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Ogun State Joint Campus Committee (JCC) has urged Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun to reduce the tuition fee...

971,677 killed globally since pandemic outbreak, says report

THE novel coronavirus has killed no fewer than 971,677 people since the outbreak emerged in China late last year, according to a tally from...

Ondo warns against opening of schools

ONDO State Government has threatened to sanction any public or private primary and secondary school that opened for academic activities. It said permission was given...

Media and fight against corruption

Corruption is a problem that every country and organisation must have to confront. Today, the extent of corruption depends on the power a person exercises....

At Least 23 Killed In Lokoja Tanker Explosion

At least 23 persons have been confirmed dead and many others injured following a tanker explosion on Wednesday at the Felele axis of Lokoja...

FEC Approves $1.9m Rail Line To Niger Republic

The Federal Government approved the sum of  $1,9million for the construction of a rail line that will link Nigeria to the Niger Republic. The rail...