Multi-talented artiste, Ogyny speaks candidly on his acts - newsheadline247.com
ENTERTAINMENT Society

Multi-talented artiste, Ogyny speaks candidly on his acts

He is a musician, actor, model-cum-entrepreneur, but perhaps the best description to address Oginni Oluwaseun David, popularly known as Ogyny, is to refer him as the true meaning of an entertainer. This multi-talented Ogyny hails from Osun State, who is an alumnus of Lagos State Polytechnic and University of South Africa, is a force to reckon with in the Nigerian entertainment Read more

Nigeria COVID-19 cases top 42,000 as 404 confirmed infections emerge - newsheadline247.com
Coronavirus Updates Health

States not carrying out tests may cause another COVID-19 explosion, says NCDC boss Ihekweazu

The Director-General of Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, has expressed fear over another explosion of the coronavirus disease pointing out that some states have deliberately refused to carry out adequate tests on COVID-19, and are therefore unable to ascertain the number of positive cases in their domains. He warned that such Read more

Sadiya Umar Farouq - newsheadline247.com
National News

N2.67bn school feeding fraud: Sadiya Umar Farouq dismisses ICPC’s allegation

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, has dismissed an allegation that her ministry was involved in N2.67bn school feeding fund, uncovered by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC. The commission on Monday revealed that N2.67 billion paid to some federal colleges for school feeding during Read more

Labour Strike: NLC to shut down airports, banks, others from Monday - newsheadline247.com
National News

Strike: Labour gives reasons planned nationwide protest was suspended

Organised Labour – the Nigeria Labour Congress and Trade Union Congress has disclosed reasons for suspending its planned nationwide strike and protests following fuel price hike and increment of electricity tariff. This is made known in a joint communiqué issued on Tuesday. The communiqué was titled, ‘Text of the joint communiqué on the resolution of Read more

Ex-Gov Akande speaks on why Nigeria must not ‘break-up’ - newsheadline247.com
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Ex-Gov Akande speaks on why Nigeria must not ‘break-up’

Agency Report A former governor of Osun and pioneer Interim Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Bisi Akande, has appealed to those agitating for Nigeria’s break-up to bury such thought. Akande made the appeal on Monday in Ibadan during the inauguration of a project owned by Chief Adebayo Adelabu, a former CBN deputy governor Read more

ICPC declares N2.67bn for school feeding ended up in private accounts - newsheadline247.com
Corruption News

ICPC reveals N2.67bn for school feeding ended up in private accounts

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has revealed that the sum of N2.67 billion paid to some federal colleges for school feeding during the COVID-19 lockdown ended up in some people’s private bank accounts. ICPC chairman, Bolaji Owasanoye, revealed this in his keynote address at the second national summit on diminishing Read more

BBNaija: Nengi expresses feelings for winner Laycon, says ‘I really like him’ - newsheadline247.com
ENTERTAINMENT Society

BBNaija: Nengi expresses feelings for winner Laycon, says ‘I really like him’

Nengi, one of the evicted Big Brother Naija season 5 Housemates, has opened up on her feelings for Laycon, who emerged the winner of the lockdown edition of the show. During an interview with Ebuka Obiuchendu, Nnegi was asked how her close relationship with Laycon transformed to becoming dance partners Ebuka also asked her what Read more

Racism: Call out a negative behaviour when you see it happening – FIFA Secretary General - newsheadline247.com
Football SPORTS

Racism: Call out a negative behaviour when you see it happening – FIFA Secretary-General

The Secretary-General of FIFA, Fatma Samoura, has said one of the ways of tackling racism is to call out a negative behaviour when one sees it happening. Samoura made this known on Monday as one of the speakers at the International Sports Press Association (AIPS) online conference on “Racism and Discrimination in sport”. The FIFA Read more

REPORT: Sanwo-Olu imposes one private revenue collector on all Lagos tertiary institutions - newsheadline247.com
Featured News

REPORT: Sanwo-Olu imposes one private revenue collector on all Lagos tertiary institutions

Lagos State governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has given all tertiary education institutions in the state September 30 ultimatum to enrol on the platform of a private firm – Payment Technology Limited (Paytech) – for the collection of their internally generated revenues, according to Premium Times NG. But unlike the current practices across the institutions which Read more

Senator Abbo fined N50 million for assaulting woman at Abuja sex-toy shop - newsheadline247.com
News Society

Senator Abbo fined N50 million for assaulting woman at Abuja sex-toy shop

Senator Elisha Abbo, representing Adamawa North, has been ordered by a federal capital territory (FCT) high court to pay N50 million as compensation to Osimibibra Warmate for assaulting her at a sex-toy shop. The police arraigned Abbo in 2019 before a magistrate court in Zuba, on a one-count charge for assaulting Warmate at a sex-toy Read more