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Madison Magazine selected as a finalist ...

In addition to national awards, the magazine has won eight Milwaukee Press Club awards. March 18, 2022 2:31 p.m. Job : March 18, 2022 2:31 p.m. Courtesy of CRMACRMA Magazine Finalist of 2021 Madison Magazine was selected as a finalist in two categories by the City and Regional Magazine Association’s national awards competition. The first […]

Crisis: Akpanudoedehe has not resigned f...

Alhaji Salisu Dambatta, publicity director of the Congress of All Progressives, denied reports that John Akpanudoedehe has resigned as secretary of the interim and planning committee for the party’s extraordinary convention. Dambatta, in a press release on Saturday, said Akpanudoedehe remained the party’s CECPC secretary. Dambatta said this while reacting to media reports that Akpanudoedehe […]

How my father, ACF spokesperson, died –

The national publicity secretary of the pan-Nordic socio-political organization Arewa Consultative Forum, Chief Emmanuel Yawe, has died. One of his daughters, Talatu, confirmed the sad news of her father’s death to our correspondent in Kaduna on Friday. While confirming her father’s death, she stated that her father died in his sleep. “Yeah that’s right. He […]

For many fleeing slavery, Hagerstown was...

By TAMELA BAKER, The Herald-Mail HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — The road to freedom for slaves before — and during — the Civil War was an arduous one. The goal for many was to reach the organized Underground Railroad in Pennsylvania. Although the journey may remain treacherous even there, at least they would have some help. […]

Okagbare hints at IAU 10-year ban appeal

Published February 20, 2022 Nigerian sprinter Blessing Okagbare has hinted that she will appeal the 10-year ban handed down to her by the Athletics Integrity Unit Disciplinary Tribunal for doping, reports Sunday PUNCH. The IAU, in a statement on Friday, said that after the completion of investigations, it had come to the conclusion that the […]

Mark D Ball Tournament set to dunk off

Published January 31, 2022 The Mark D Ball Basketball Championship will take place at the indoor sports hall at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja on Saturday, the event organizers said. The secretary of the event’s local organizing committee, Abdullahi Umar, said on Sunday that the competition would start with Group A, which has eight […]

Hedge fund Alden appeals to investors fr...

OMAHA, Neb. – Hedge fund Alden Global Capital sends its own appeal to shareholders of newspaper publisher Lee Enterprises as part of its campaign to acquire the company. The New York-based hedge fund, which is already one of the country’s biggest newspaper owners, on Thursday urged Lee’s shareholders to back two new directors he has […]

I’m always exploring new ways to tell st

Published January 23, 2022 Afropop singer, Ezeh Success, aka Cyborg (Da Freak), said he is constantly exploring new ways, including commercial ones, to tell his stories. The singer who recently unveiled a non-fungible token platform called Dafreak 5, said, “I’m always exploring new ways to tell my stories, engage with my community, and build new […]

BREAKING: Take down all prison attackers...

Posted January 17, 2022 Interior Minister Rauf Aregbesola on Monday ordered prison officers to shoot anyone who tries to attack a correctional center in the country. The Minister issued the order while inspecting the facilities at Agodi Detention Center in Ibadan. He said the officer must prevent anyone from entering the facility as it is […]

Eagles pocket $10,000 each for Egypt, Su...

Posted January 17, 2022 • NFF, team agrees $5,000 win bonus, $2,500 for draw Super Eagles players will receive $10,000 each for wins over Egypt and Sudan in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon, our correspondent has learned. It comes after the Football Federation of Nigeria and the Eagles reached an agreement on […]

Nigeria vs Sudan: Sudan players vow to s...

Posted January 15, 2022 Sudanese players threatened to shock Nigeria by ensuring they grabbed all three points in today’s Africa Cup of Nations tie against Nigeria. Nigeria and Sudan will meet on Saturday (today) at the Roumde Adjia Stadium in the second day of AFCON Group D in Cameroon. Nigeria’s Super Eagles come top of […]

Garba Shehu under fire after Twitter ret...

Posted January 13, 2022 Some Nigerians on Twitter sharply criticized Presidential Assistant Garba Shehu’s first tweet hours later Twitter operations were officially restored in Nigeria. Shehu had tweeted at midnight that Nigeria had gained “immeasurably” from shutting down Twitter when Nigerians tackled it. He posted: “Welcome – Let me join my compatriots in welcoming the […]

Why I’m Grateful My Marriage Failed – Da

Posted January 12, 2022 Famous Nigerian dancer Kafayat Shafau, known as Kaffy, said she was grateful her marriage had failed. The mother-of-two who recently opened up about her divorce had previously stressed that she had separated from her husband because their destinies did not align. In a video Monday night, the choreographer revealed that she […]

Grandfather, returnee from Brazil, under...

Friday Olokor and Matthew Ochei Posted January 10, 2022 • Delta police arrest a 53-year-old woman, another with 8 kg of hemp 76-year-old grandfather Osagie Robert and suspected bogus security guard Godwin Ilevbare aka Edwin Agbon have been arrested by National Drug Enforcement Agency staff in Edo State. A statement released on Sunday by agency […]

Coup d’état in Mali: Osinbajo goes to Ac

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo leaves Abuja for Accra, Ghana on Sunday morning to represent the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), At an extraordinary summit of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS to discuss the political situation in the Republic of Mali. This is according to a statement by the Senior […]

CMD excited as NPMCN clears ABUAD to tra...

Afe Babalola University Multi-System Hospital Chief Medical Director Ado Ekiti Dr Kolawole Ogundipe said that the accreditation granted to the hospital by the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria to train doctors residents will improve the quality of health care and medical education. Ogundipe, who described it as a dream come true and a worthy […]

Akeredolu overturns PDP for alleged loot...

The government of Ondo state hit back at the People’s Democratic Party over the latter’s allegation of business registration by Governor Rotimi Akeredolu. The opposition party alleged that Akeredolu registered 13 different companies for his family members through which he allegedly awarded contracts to siphon off state resources. The party also alleged that the government […]

BREAKDOWN: Ibadan’s Olubadan, Oba Adetun

Ibadan’s Olubadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has passed away. He was 93 years old. His death was confirmed by palace sources who pledged anonymity on Sunday. “That’s what you heard. Baba (Olubadan) has joined his ancestors, ”said one of the palace sources. However, when contacted, the monarch’s assistants neither confirmed nor denied his death. “Even if […]

Lagos lawmaker calls on young people to ...

A former chief whip of the Lagos State Assembly, Mr. Rotimi Abiru, called on young people to become actively involved in politics to bring about the development of the country. The lawmaker representing the Shomolu II state constituency, who spoke in Lagos on Saturday, noted that the Nigerian dream is in the hands of young […]

Indiana Dunes Audio Brochure Helps Blind...

By MOLLY DeVORE, The Times PORTER, Ind. (AP) – For Deborah Armstrong, knowing that blue water fills the background of the Indiana Dunes National Park brochure is unnecessary. Armstrong, who is blind, helped Indiana Dunes develop a new brochure with audio description, prompting the park to paint a vivid picture of the park. “We don’t […]

Delta PDP constituency president dies af...

Posted December 28, 2021 Peter Agboghoroma, alias Peter Agboghoroma, neighborhood chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Sapele, Delta State Okponughari, is dead. The politician is said to have died on Sunday shortly after returning from a party he was invited to by a friend. It has been established that when he was rushed to […]

Christmas tragedy: seven dead and seven ...

Posted December 25, 2021 No fewer than seven travelers were killed while seven others were injured to varying degrees in an isolated accident on the Ososa Bridge in the Odogboolu local government area in Ogun state. The accident, which happened at around 12:20 a.m. on Saturday, Christmas Day, involved a luxury Mercedes Benz MarcoPolo bus […]

Yellow fever epidemic in Nigeria, a pand...

Posted 20 December 2021 The World Health Organization said Nigeria is currently experiencing a yellow fever epidemic with a total of 172 deaths reported in five states in the country. The organization made this known in a recent report titled “WHO Supports Nigeria in Response to Yellow Fever Outbreak Amid Ongoing Pandemic.” According to the […]

Photo: PDP holds homecoming ceremony for...

Posted December 11, 2021 The People’s Democratic Party held a homecoming ceremony for its new national president, Iyochia Ayu, in his home state of Benue on Saturday. Sharing photos from the event, PDP wrote: “Reunion celebration now being held at Benue State Government House Markurdi in honor of the newly-established PDP National President, former Senate […]