US Secretary of State Blinken to visit Nigeria, Kenya, Senegal next week

The United States Secretary of State, Antony Blinken will visit Kenya, Nigeria and Senegal from November 15-20, underscoring the depth and breadth of the US relationships with her African partners. During the visit, the Secretary will advance US-Africa collaboration on…

Zenith Bank grows Profit Before Tax to N180b in Q3 2021

As a testament to its resilience and market leadership, Zenith Bank Plc has announced its unaudited results for the nine months period ended 30 September 2021 with a Profit Before Tax (PBT) of NGN180 billion, reflecting a 1% growth over…

Sanwo-Olu unveils 2021 Greater Lagos Fiesta, says will help reflate state’s economy

From left: Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor on Tourism, Arts & Culture, Solomon Bonu; Commissioner for Tourism, Arts & Culture, Pharm. Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf; Deputy Governor, Lagos State, Dr Kadiri Obafemi Hamzat, and Chairman, Lagos State House of Assembly…

FG harps on importance of hand hygiene in fight against COVID-19

The federal government has reiterated the importance of hand hygiene ‎ in the on-gong fight against COVID-19 pandemic. In commemorating 2021 Global Handwashing Day, Federal Ministry of Water Resources partnered with Dettol Nigeria in highlighting the critical role hand hygiene…

Konga, cheapest and most reliable source for laptops, PCs, others – APSRG

Konga, Nigeria’s foremost e-commerce giant, has been identified as the leading source for the most reliable and best-priced genuine PCs and laptops from top global brands in Nigeria, Africa’s biggest computing market. According to a statement, the submission came from…

1851 Agidingbi Game to launch as app, board game soon

1851 Agidingbi Game, Nigeria’s first indigenous variant of the chess game based on historical events in Lagos is set for launch on October 16 at Red Door Gallery.  The app, a statement said, is named after the year 1851 because…

Full text of President Muhammadu Buhari’s address on the occasion of Nigeria’s 61st Independence Anniversary, Friday 1st October 2021

Citizens of Nigeria. It is with full gratitude to God that today, we celebrate Nigeria’s sixty first Independence Anniversary. 2.     For 1st of October 1960 to happen, all hands were on deck. East, West, North all came together…

Thousands party at Liverpool nightclub in trial reopening from Covid lockdown

Thousands of young people partied at a nightclub in Liverpool on Friday, part of a government-backed trial to restart mass audience events as the COVID-19 pandemic recedes further in England. Around 3,000 revellers aged 18 to 20 danced to pounding…

Zenith Bank’s Q1 2021 Profit Before Tax rises by 4%

Zenith Bank Plc has announced its unaudited results for the first quarter ended 31st March 2021, with Profit Before Tax (PBT) rising by 4% to N61.0 billion, from N58.8 billion recorded in March 2020. This is despite a very challenging…

UFC 261: Kamaru Usman knocks out Masvidal in second round

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has retained his title after knocking out his opponent Jorge Masvidal in the second round in the main event of UFC 261 in Jacksonville, Florida on Sunday. A first-round that did not disappoint the fans…

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