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Bayern breeze past Lyon to set up Champions League final with PSG

Bayern breeze past Lyon to set up Champions League final with PSG

  Bayern Munich’s relentless march through this season’s Champions League continued as they brushed aside Lyon to book an 11th appearance in the final of the competition and a showdown with Paris St-Germain. The German…

Kwara arranges WAEC exam for 16-year-old COVID-19 patient

Kwara arranges WAEC exam for 16-year-old COVID-19 patient

A 16-year-old female COVID-19 patient is sitting for her senior secondary school certificate examination at the Kwara State COVID-19/Infectious Disease Centre in Ilorin, the state capital. The patient – whose name and school were withheld…

Coronavirus: Emergency approval of blood plasma as COVID-19 treatment on hold

Coronavirus: Emergency approval of blood plasma as COVID-19 treatment on hold

  The emergency approval of blood plasma as a potential treatment for coronavirus by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been put on hold, according to reports. Convalescent plasma is rich in antibodies…

FEC approves N3.9bn variation in housing contracts, FCT dam rehabilitation

FEC approves N3.9bn variation in housing contracts, FCT dam rehabilitation

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved N3.9billion variation in public housing for five subsisting contracts. This was disclosed on Wednesday by the Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola at the end of…

Man United’s Sancho deal held up by personal terms, agent fee – sources

Man United’s Sancho deal held up by personal terms, agent fee – sources

Manchester United remain determined to sign Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund this summer, but an inability to agree personal terms with the player and negotiate an agent fee with his representative is holding up any…

ISOPADEC workers to Uzodinma: Our agitation is sponsored by hunger, not politicians

ISOPADEC workers to Uzodinma: Our agitation is sponsored by hunger, not politicians

Workers at the Imo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (ISOPADEC) who had embarked on a protest march over four months arrears of salaries have denied being sponsored by any politician to demand their rights.…

IG deploys IRT, STS, other crack detectives to re-arrest fleeing Ibadan serial killer

IG deploys IRT, STS, other crack detectives to re-arrest fleeing Ibadan serial killer

…as angry youths attack Oyo Police Command The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has deployed additional investigative aids to Oyo State to complement the efforts of the Oyo State Police Command in the ongoing manhunt…

Bayelsa residents protest Tribunal’s nullification of Diri’s victory.

Bayelsa residents protest Tribunal’s nullification of Diri’s victory.

Scores of student groups, market women and non-Indigenes in Bayelsa State on Wednesday trooped out to protest the​ majority ruling of the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal nullifying the governorship election of the state. The tribunal,…

Man in court for stealing yam in Ekiti

Man in court for stealing yam in Ekiti

A 46-year-old man, Idris Hammed, accused of stealing 847 tubers of yam, on Wednesday appeared in a Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ado Ekiti. The police charged Hammed with four counts bordering on theft. The Prosecution…

Dozens of migrants die in shipwreck off Libya – UN

Dozens of migrants die in shipwreck off Libya – UN

  At least 45 migrants, including five children, have died in the deadliest shipwreck off Libya so far this year, the UN’s agency for refugees says. They were among more than 80 people on board…