• FG, states, FCT commit N67.2bn to service external debt

    FG, states, FCT commit N67.2bn to service external debt

    It was gathered that the Federal Government, the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) will commit N67.2 billion to servicing their external debt obligations for a six-month period (July- December) 2016, it has been gathered.

    The Debt Management Office (DMO’s) latest figure on external debt of federal and state governments as of June 30, 2016, according to a document on debt service breakdown, stood at $11.26 billion or N3.19 trillion. It was $10.32 billion or N2.03 trillion in July […]

  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Wife to Commit $3billion to Wiping Out All Diseases on Earth

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Wife to Commit $3billion to Wiping Out All Diseases on Earth

    Philanthropist and founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg has began another initiative that will see him aim at wiping out all diseases on earth.

    In a renewed effort at helping humanity, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife want to help eradicate all diseases by the end of this century. The couple will commit $3 billion over the next 10 years to accelerate basic scientific research, including the creation of research tools that will find breakthroughs and answers to diseases plaguing mankind.

    The […]

  • Ogoni youths commit to clean environment

    Ogoni youths commit to clean environment

    Youths in Ogoni communities have vowed to desist from unwholesome activities that will re-pollute the on-going remediation and cleanup exercise in Ogoniland.

    The youths made the vow during a one-day sensitisation campaign with communities in Gokana, one of the most affected area of oil spill in Ogoniland.

    The campaign was organised by the National Coalition on Gas flaring and Oil spills in the Niger Delta (NACGOND), in collaboration with National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA), and Environmental Monitoring Team (EMT).

    The […]

  • Be Careful! These are 7 Questions You Must Ask Before You Commit to Any Relationship

    Be Careful! These are 7 Questions You Must Ask Before You Commit to Any Relationship

    If you are about to get into a relationship, then these are certain things you must confirm before you commit.

    Here are some topics you and your partner should discuss before entering into a relationship.

    1. HIV Status, s*xual Compatibility, and Intimacy

    We can’t continue to arrogantly ignore the statistics that remind us that the number of those infected with sexually transmitted infections is steadily rising. The first key to survival is self-preservation. Take care of yourself and your body. One of the […]

  • Dissolve my marriage before I commit murder, Man begs court

    Dissolve my marriage before I commit murder, Man begs court

    A 56-year-old clearing agent, Emmanuel Adedeji, has told an Igando Customary Court in Lagos to dissolve his 16-year-old marriage before the devil uses him to commit murder, because his wife maliciously accused him of using his son for ritual.

    Adedeji informed the court’s President, Mr. Adegboyega Omilola, that his wife, Funmilayo, with whom he had two children in their 16-year-old marriage, was defaming his character.

    He said: “My wife accused me of using my physically-challenged son for money ritual. It is God […]