25

November 25, 2021

NDLEA intercepts cocaine worth N2.7bn at Abuja airport

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has intercepted 9.30 kilograms of cociane worth over N2.7 billion at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) Abuja. The NDLEA […]
November 25, 2021

Tanzania lifts ban on teen mothers attending schools

Tanzania said on Wednesday it would allow pregnant students and teenaged mothers to continue with their studies, reversing a heavily-criticized policy instituted by its late autocratic leader […]
November 25, 2021

Nigeria’s Garba Umar elected INTERPOL vice-president for Africa

Garba Umar, an assistant inspector-general of police, has been elected as the vice-president of the International Criminal Police Organisation (INTERPOL) for Africa. Umar was elected on […]
November 25, 2021

Sweden’s first female PM resigns hours after appointment

Sweden’s first female prime minister, Social Democrat Magdalena Andersson, has resigned after less than 12 hours in the top job after the Green Party quit their […]
November 25, 2021

Nigeria’s Non-oil Revenue Hits N1.15 Trillion – Minister

Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has said that the nation’s non-oil revenue grew to N1.15 trillion, representing 15.7 per cent above […]
November 25, 2021

Spillage: Government to introduce Stiffer Penalties for Oil Companies

The Nigerian Government says it plans to institute stiffer punishments for companies involved in oil spillage in the country. Minister of Environment, Sharon Ikeazor, gave the […]
November 25, 2021

5G: Nigerians should expect smart cities, self-driving car facilities, says NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission says Nigerians should expect gigabytes per second for smart cities, self-driving cars, robust telemedicine, and others with the deployment of the fifth-generation […]
November 25, 2021

NLC rejects planned increase in petrol price, criticizes N5,000 payment to Nigerians

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has rejected the Federal Government’s plans to increase the pump price of petrol calling for consideration of options to help the […]