LAGOS — The violence which hallmarked weekend’s governorship polls in Kogi and Bayelsa states took a dangerous dimension, yesterday, as the Woman Leader of Engineer Musa Wada/Aro Campaign Council, Mrs Acheju Abuh, was reportedly burnt alive in her home by suspected political thugs. Head of Communications, Wada/Aro Campaign Council, Mr. Faruk Adejoh-Audu, in a statement […]

AS the traffic gridlock along Tin-can to Mile-2 end of the Apapa-Oshodi expressway continues, the road reconstruction on the Coconut-Mile2 inward and outward Tin-can Port seems to have stalled in the past two months. The contractors had, about four months ago, begun work on the failed portions of the main expressway, and promised to continue […]

A coalition of over 400 civil rights organisations under the aegis of Transition Monitoring Group on Tuesday said it would write the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands and other organs of the United Nation to complain about the violence and killings which trailed the recent elections in Kogi State. The decision may not […]

Beauty products giant Coty announced Monday a deal to take a majority stake in Kylie Jenner’s cosmetics and skincare company, marrying Jenner’s celebrity prominence with Coty’s distribution and commercial prowess. Under the transaction, Coty, whose brands include Hugo Boss and Burberry fragrances, will pay $500 million for a 51 per cent stake in Jenner’s company. […]

A Saudi court on Tuesday has sentenced 18 people to jail after they were convicted of corruption and bribery. In recent years, Saudi Arabia has vowed to crackdown on corruption, as the kingdom’s powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman seeks to diversify the country’s economy and make it less dependent on oil. It was said […]

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