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UN slams shooting of Lekki protesters, police brutality

The United Nations’ Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres has called for an end to police brutality in Nigeria, condemning violent clashes that claimed multiple lives and caused many injuries.A communiqué by his…

Politics

Understanding the Protesters

Understanding the Protesters By Franca Ovadje I was at one of the protest venues in Lagos on Saturday and interviewed several protesters. I aim to facilitate a meaningful dialogue between…

Economy

Experts worry on effect of prolonged protests on economy

The organised private sector has voiced a concern that the prolonged nationwide protests against police brutality on Nigerian citizens may worsen the country’s economic situation. Experts have urged the Federal…

Entertainment

Abiodun gifts BBNaija winner, Laycon bungalow, N5m

Ogun state Governor, Dapo Abiodun has gifted the winner of the Big Brother Naija season 5 reality show, Olamilekan Agbeleshe popularly known as Laycon, a 3-bedroom bungalow and N5million. The…

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Sport

Nadal wins French Open in 20th Grand Slam

Rafael Nadal demolished Novak Djokovic 6-0, 6-2, 7-5 to win his 13th French Open and equal Roger Federer’s all-time record of 20 Grand Slam titles on Sunday. For world number…

Features

Beyond the sacking of service chiefs

By Victor Mayomi Public Service is a thankless job. The Chief of Defence Staff and Service Chiefs should therefore be comforted by this truism, stay focused and undeterred,  in spite…

Technology

NCDC records two deaths, 133 COVID-19 infections

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has announced 133 new cases of Coronavirus in the country. The NCDC, on its official twitter handle, said two new deaths were recorded bringing…

Banking

Afreximbank elevates von Moltke as director

The African Export-Import Bank, Afreximbank, has elevated Mr. Constantin von Moltke as Director of Syndications and Agency. Prior to this appointment, Mr. von Moltke served as the Head of Syndicated…

Global Trade

Okonjo-Iweala inches closer to WTO top seat

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala now has a brighter chance of emerging as the next Director General of the World Trade Organization as members evicted three candidates from the race. Okonjo-Iweala is…

Opinion

Understanding the Protesters

Understanding the Protesters By Franca Ovadje I was at one of the protest venues in Lagos on Saturday and interviewed several protesters. I aim to facilitate a meaningful dialogue between…

Crime

#EndSARS : Hoodlums set The Nation Newspaper on fire

As the #EndSARS protests continue across the country, some hoodlums have set the office of The Nation Newspaper on fire. Three staff members of the paper confirmed the development to…

Legal

UN slams shooting of Lekki protesters, police brutality

The United Nations’ Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres has called for an end to police brutality in Nigeria, condemning violent clashes that claimed multiple lives and caused many injuries.A communiqué by his…

Development

COVID-19: PTF relaxes restrictions, warns against spike

Infection of the coronavirus  is subsiding in Nigeria but government is not in a hurry to declare its departure. The Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 believes the curve is flattening with…

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