Category: City Beat

Big tobacco wants African countries to do its bidding

By Leonce Dieudonné Sessou, Executive Secretary, African Tobacco Control Alliance (ATCA) There was a time when tobacco companies could market their deadly and addictive...

COVID-19 breakthrough: UK scientists invents face masks that kills virus

  Breakthrough have come the way of fight against the Coronavirus pandemic as Gareth Cave, a scientist in Nottingham, has invented a face mask that “kills more...

Looting of Calabar City Rice: Polce nab three

The Cross River Police Command has arrested three suspects who looted insecticide pumping machines from the Calabar Rice City during the EndSARS protest on Oct. 24 in...

Uzodimma seeks urgent UN intervention to curb ravaging gully erosion in Imo

The Governor of Imo State, Senator Hope Uzodimma has sought the urgent intervention of the  United Nations (UN) to deal with the biggest security threats from...

NNPC restates commitment to growing hydrocarbon reserves

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has reiterated its resolve to grow the nation’s hydrocarbon reserves to 40billion barrels through reinvigorated...

Lagos will enforce traffic laws – Commissioner

…Says 131 motorcycles were seized,159 vehicles impounded and 15 riders arrested and tried for various offences The Lagos State Government has said that it will...

Lekki shooting reportage: FG to sanction CNN – Lai Mohammed

  The Federal Government has described the report of Cable News Network (CNN), as “irresponsible journalism” and has threatened to sanction the foreign...

Rule of impunity will ignite more #EndSARS protest – Dokpesi

  Founder of DAAR Communications Plc and Emeritus-Chairman High Chief Raymond Dokpesi has warned the Federal Government to brace up for more #ENDSARS protests so...

N69.4bn debt: AMCON takes over Jimoh’s assets

  Following the order of Honourable Justice R.M. Aikawa of the Federal High Court, Lagos Division, the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has taken...

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Lekki shooting cover up: Resign now, CNPP tells Buhari, others

The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties(CNPP), the umbrella association of all registered political parties and political associations in the country, has called for...