Month: July 2019

Menstrual Cups Cheap And Safe To Use

Inexpensive and reusable menstrual cups are safe and as unlikely as disposable pads or tampons to leak, according to the first major scientific review of the devices, published Wednesday. Some 70 percent of women who have tried menstrual cups said they would like to continue using them, researchers reported in The Lancet Public Health, a… Read More »

Month: July 2019

Jada Pullock accuses Wizkid of domestic violence

Ayo Balogun, better known as Wizkid’s manager and mother of his third child, Jada Pollock has accused the star musician of domestic violence. Pollock made the allegation on Wednesday when she announced their split on her Instagram page. The singer was accused of allegedly hitting her many times during their relationship. She wrote “From today,… Read More »

Month: July 2019

US hopes North Korea talks go ahead despite Pyongyang threat

The United States said Tuesday it hoped to hold denuclearization talks with North Korea, despite a warning from Pyongyang that US-South Korean military exercises could affect their planned resumption. The North had earlier Tuesday hinted that it could even reconsider its moratorium on nuclear testing over next month’s drills, which have been held for years… Read More »

Month: July 2019

External debt rises by $15.3bn under Buhari

The nation’s external debt stock rose by 148 per cent in almost four years of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration, data from the Debt Management Office showed. The external debt soared to $25.61bn on March 31, 2019 from $10.32bn on June 30, 2015, according to the DMO. Eurobonds worth $10.87bn accounted for the largest chunk… Read More »

Month: July 2019

Return to North now, northern elders, youths order Fulani herdsmen

Members of the Northern Elders Forum and the Coalition of the Northern Groups have asked Fulani herdsmen to leave the southern part of Nigeria. They said the herdsmen should return to the North where their (herdsmen) safety and that of their property could be guaranteed. The northern elders and the youths said they were worried… Read More »

Month: July 2019

Stealing: Court jails ex-Vanguard Chief Accountant for 7 years 

·       As ex-circulation manager bags 3 years A Lagos High Court in Ikeja has sentenced a former Chief Accountant of Vanguard Newspaper, Bhadmus Abiodun,  to 7 years imprisonment, following his involvement in forgery and stealing of about N3.1million belonging to one of the leading national newspapers in the country. The court also sentenced former circulation representative of… Read More »

Month: July 2019

President Buhari Greets Igwe Kingsley Chime On 80th Birthday

President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates His Royal Majesty Igwe Kingsley Chime on his 80th birthday, wishing him good health and strength as he continues to serve his community. President Buhari joins family, friends and associates of the royal father to celebrate the milestone, heralded by many years of dedication to professional development as a lawyer, good… Read More »

Month: July 2019

Security Still Tops My Agenda For The Country – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja said successes recorded in degrading terrorists in the North East will be extended to various parts of the country experiencing challenges, assuring Nigerians that security still tops his list of priorities. President Buhari, who received executive members of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) led by the President, Dr Francis… Read More »

Month: July 2019

Jim Ovia Urges Emefiele To Create The Enabling Environment That Will Empower The Nigerian Youths

The Chairman/Founder of Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Jim Ovia (CON), has called on the CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele (CON) to create the enabling environment through the institution of various initiatives that support financial inclusion to help empower and blossom the Nigerian youths. Jim Ovia made the call in his welcome remarks at a reception… Read More »

Month: July 2019

Disclaimer: Magu Not on Twitter

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has discovered a fake Twitter account in the name of its Chairman, Mr. Ibrahim Magu with the username @IbrahimMagu. The anti-graft agency wishes to state unequivocally that the said Twitter handle does not belong to him and whatever tweet emanating from it is not from the Chairman, neither… Read More »