. .
Nairaland.net - Nigerian Discussion Board nairaland.net
Welcome. Nairaland for Nigerians & Friends.
 
Buying Central Selling
    Brekete Family Youtube || Ease of Doing Business Ranking - 131/190 || Hausa/Igbo/Yoruba Dictionaries
    . Nigerian Statistics Monitor Index
    2000 2019 Change 2050
    123,945,463 200,962,417 62.1 % 391,296,754

    Population by state
    RankCitiesPopulation
    1Lagos21,000,000
    2Kano3,550,000
    3Ibadan3,160,000
    4Abuja 3,000,000
    5Benin City
    1,147,188
    6Ilorin
    908,490
    7Jos873,943
    8Kaduna760,084
    9Enugu722,664
    10Warri557,398
    Top Nigerian Universities
    RankUniversity
    1University of Lagos - Lagos
    2University of Ilorin - Ilorin
    3Ahmadu Bello University - Zaria
    4Obafemia Awolowo University - Ile Ife
    5University of Nigeria - Nsukka
    6University of Ibadan - Ibadan
    7Covenant University - Ota
    8Federal University of Technology, Minna - Minna
    9Landmark University – Omu - Aran
    10Rivers State University of Science and Technology - Port Harcourt
    . Corona Virus Index
    Country - infections (deaths) (recovered)
    . Health insurance Index
    Health care for just N350/month
    SOSO CARE is a new micro health insurance selling at just N350. With N350 monthly payment, you can access care at any of our 991 partner hospitals in all states for treatment up to N220,000. With our mandate to cover millions of Nigerians, we have received support and validation from UN Habitat and World Bank. To learn more about SOSO CARE visit our https://sosocare.com/ OR call our office 08163471359.
    . Nigerian News Index
    1. Tag: deer Similar to findings in the United States, the deer showed no evidence of clinical signs of disease, and were all apparently ...

    2. Real Madrid Meet Sociedad As Liga Challengers Aim To Reduce Gap Real Sociedad will attempt to halt Real Madrid’s march away from La Liga’s chasing pack on Saturday in a battle of first ...

    3. 'Trust the process' - A Ralf Rangnick disciple advises Manchester United's stars "That will benefit both Ronaldo and the team in the end." Nigeria striker Chinedu Obasi was recruited from Norway to ...

    4. Biden Opens Winter Battle Against COVID-19 Amid Omicron Concerns US President Joe Biden announced Thursday a winter campaign against Covid-19, with new testing requirements for travelers and ...

    5. OPEC+ To Increase Output In January Despite Omicron Jitters Major oil producers decided Thursday to keep raising output levels in January, despite the Omicron coronavirus variant raising fresh questions over demand. The OPEC+ alliance led by Saudi Arabia and ...

    6. Gbajabiamila Optimistic About Nigerian-South Korean Parliamentary Friendship Group The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has expressed optimism about the inherent gains in the Nigerian-South Korean Parliamentary Friendship group. Hon Gbajabiamila’s optimism ...

    7. DR Congo Struggles With COVID-19 Vaccine Push A year ago, the world kicked off one of the greatest initiatives in medical history: the rush to vaccinate Earth’s human ...

    8. Tag: Lebanon Crisis Pope Francis said Thursday he was “greatly concerned” over the situation in Lebanon, which is mired in its worst social and ...

    9. Male intern sexually harassed by female boss At first, I thought she was just being nice because I was still green in the field. Then she started making sexual comments ...

    10. Five Cases Of Omicron Variant Confirmed In New York The state of New York has confirmed five cases of the coronavirus Omicron variant, Governor Kathy Hochul said Thursday, ...

    11. South Korea tightens social distancing to fight latest COVID-19 wave SEOUL >> South Korea is tightening recently relaxed restrictions on social gatherings as it grapples with its worst wave of ...

    12. Body of Nigerian woman who died in Cote D’Ivoire prison arrives country today The body of a Nigerian woman who died in a Cote D'Ivoire prison, Ms Itunnu Babalola a.k.a Becky Paul, arrives Nigeria on ...

    13. Vietnam Police Smash $3.8bn Cryptocurrency Ring Vietnamese police have smashed a huge cryptocurrency ring worth around $3.8 billion, state media said Friday, as authorities battle rampant illegal gambling in the country. Fifty-nine people were ...

    14. CAFCC set for thrilling Sunday The CAF Confederation Cup is set for thrilling do-or-die action on Sunday 5 December, with most of its 16 playoff round ties set to be decided across the continent with second-leg matches.

    15. ‘Everything Dennis touches turns to goals’ – Watford’s Rose hails Nigeria striker after Chelsea goal Watford defender Danny Rose sings praise of Nigeria striker Emmanuel Dennis after he scored his sixth Premier League goal ...

    16. Lagos Digital Summit has inspired the birth of similar Digital Gatherings across Nigeria – Adewale Adetona The Lagos Digital Summit (LDS), a conference established in 2017 to harness the constant innovations in a fast-paced digital ...

    17. I Thank God For Making Me A Mother – Funke Akindele Nollywood actress Funke Akindele has expressed the joy of motherhood after visiting her kids’ school. The actress sends her ...

    18. Court Orders DSS To Allow Nnamdi Kanu Maximum Comfort, Practice His Faith In Detention The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) to allow the leader of the proscribed IPOB group, Nnamdi Kanu to have maximum possible comfort while in their ...

    19. Germany donates 5.16m COVID-19 vaccine doses to Nigeria Germany has donated a total of 5,164,643 doses of COVID-19 vaccines to Nigeria over the past seven weeks. The most recent ...

    20. Voodoo: sinister religion, or misunderstood faith? The Yoruba of southwestern Nigeria also embraced Vodou. Slaves Voodoo, spelled variously as Vodou, Voudou, Vodun, Voudon, or ...

    21. Virgin Australia Partners with Link Airways to Restart Sydney-Canberra Services Virgin Australia will resume flights between Sydney and Canberra from 30 January 2022, with more than 50 services available ...

    22. Sanwo-Olu: I Will Walk With Anyone Promoting Peace, Says Segun Awosanya Olu, had proposed a Peace Walk, as … Continue reading Sanwo-Olu: I Will Walk With Anyone Promoting Peace, Says Segun Awosanya ...

    23. More Awareness Needed for Non-Interest Financial Instruments in AfCFTA - Anatogu There is a need for more awareness of how non-interest-bearing financial assets can support the African Continental Free ...

    24. Tag: Libya Court A court in southern Libya on Thursday reinstated Seif al-Islam Kadhafi, son of slain dictator Moamer Kadhafi, as a candidate in next month’s presidential election, Libyan media reported. He had lodged ...


    1. 16-Year-Old Arrested With Revolver Pistol In Adamawa (Photo) - The police in Adamawa state have apprehended a 16-year-old boy, Sunza Samuel, for being in possession of a revolver pistol, IgbereTV reports. A stateme...

    2. Don Davis: Deeper Life School Principal, Other Accused Persons Remanded In Prison Custody - Principal of the Deeper Life High School where a student identified as Don Davis was allegedly molested and abused, has been rema...

    3. Court Awards Nnamdi Kanu's Lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor N50M Over Home Invasion By Security Agents - Ifeanyi Ejiofor, lead counsel of the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has stated that a Federal Hig...

    4. Akpugo Leaders Celebrate Gov. Ugwuanyi For Pioneering Development In Their Community - …As governor inaugurates privately-financed road project The people of Akpugo in Nkanu West Local Government Area of Enugu State ...

    5. JUST IN!!! Pastor Kidnaps Rev. Father In Imo State - The Imo State Police Command on Thursday paraded a suspected 35-year-old, Pastor, Izuchukwu Anoloba, of Apostolic Church of Christ in Eziama Osuama, Isiala Mbano Local ...

    6. 3 Ebonyi Children Bag Scholarships From SHELL For Excellent Performance In NECO Examination - No less than three Ebonyi Children have been awarded scholarship by Shell Petroleum Company of Nigeria for their excellent perf...

    7. Federal Govt Has Learnt Nothing From #EndSARS Protests - Say Utomi, Anya, Others - A former presidential candidate, Prof. Pat Utomi, Prof. Anya O. Anya, Chief Dele Momodu, Chief Ayo Opadokun, Prof Ngozi Ezeilo, Prof. Pat...

    8. Senate rejects N323m productivity allowance for NAFDAC workers - The Senate Public Accounts Committee, on Thursday, raised a serious objection to the productivity allowance being paid to staff of the National Agency f...

    9. Why I Set Up Almajiri Schools – Jonathan - Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has explained why he set up almajiri schools in the North, IgbereTV reports. He also said several Nigerian governors were not...

    10. Buhari, Obasanjo, Governors Mourn Second Republic Senate President, Joseph Wayas - President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the family of former Senate President, Joseph Wayas, 80, on the passing of the legislator, wh...

    11. HIV-related illnesses kill 49,000 Nigerians in 2020′ - Stakeholders in sexual and reproductive health response in Nigeria have expressed concerns over the low prevalence of female condoms among women in the country, h...

    12. Nigeria’s security trauma will be over soon — Osinbajo - A lot of the security challenges we experience in Nigeria today will be resolved in due course, IgbereTV reports. “This country will be stronger and gr...

    13. Current Leadership Has Created Mistrust Among Nigerians – Na’Abba - A former speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Na’Abba, has expressed concern over the spate of distrust in the country, saying the curre...

    14. 2Face's Babymama, Pero Adeniyi Blasts Linda Ikeji (Photos) - 2Face Idibia's babymama, Pero Adeniyi has blasted Linda Ikeji for cropping her first child out of a family photo shared on the Instagram page of Linda Ikeji's b...

    15. JUST IN!!! I'm Committed In Building A Stronger United Nigeria - PDP’s Presidential Aspirant, Anyim - Former Senate President and Presidential Aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Anyim Pius Anyim has ...

    16. Woman Gifted 100k by Pastor Plus Church Offering Beaten to Pulp by Husband(Photos) - Woman Gifted 100k by Pastor Plus Church Offering Beaten to Pulp by Husband 😭😭 | #IgbereTV Moved by compassion and led by the ho...

    17. Funke Akindele Visits Children’s School For Christmas Play - Nollywood actress Funke Akindele-Bello has expressed appreciation to God for making her a mother after an emotional scene during a Christmas play at her child...

    18. Kunle Afolayan Releases Trailer For "A Naija Christmas" - The exciting trailer for Netflix’s first Nigerian comedy Christmas film, “A Naija Christmas“, produced and directed by Kunle Afolayan has now premiered, Igbe...

    19. Father Of Ooni Of Ife's Baby Mama Speaks After His Daughter Accused The Monarch Of Being An Absentee Dad - Oladapo Olatunbosun, father of Omolara Olatubosun who has a daughter for the Ooni of Ife Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, say...

    20. Delta Man Set To Wed Two Pregnant Women Same Day (Photos) - A man identified as John Erere Nana is set to marry two pregnant women on the same day in Delta state, IgbereTV reports. According to the wedding invite, ...


    1. Nigeria to assess revival of Ajaokuta steel mill with Russian support: minister   S&P Global
       
    2. MTN Nigeria shares shed 10% after IPO pricing   Reuters
       
    3. Boat carrying Nigerian students capsizes, killing at least 29   CNN
       
    4. COVID-19: Nigeria should be ready for more variants, if…. — Experts   Vanguard
       
    5. Nigeria failed state under Buhari- Na’Abba, CNG   Vanguard
       
    6. Surge in Cooking Gas Prices in Nigeria Worries Suppliers, Environmentalists   Voice of America
       
    7. Traveller who visited Nigeria tests positive for Omicron variant in France   Guardian
       
    8. Agribusiness CEO shares lessons from building ventures in Nigeria, Zambia and Rwanda   How we made it in Africa
       
    9. Nigeria: Waiting for Nigeria's Madam President   AllAfrica - Top Africa News
       
    10. How to deepen Nigeria’s democracy — US envoy, Falana, Ekpu, others   Vanguard
       
    11. BAT yearly export from Nigeria to 14 Africa countries hit $110mn   Vanguard
       
    12. Nigeria recruits churches, mosques to speed up mass vaccinations   Yahoo News
       
    13. Nigeria ranks 9th, needs $1.1bn for humanitarian assistance in 2022   Guardian Nigeria
       
    14. United Airlines returns to Nigeria, starts new nonstop service between Lagos, Washington DC   Premium Times
       
    15. Wayas contributed immensely to Nigeria’s political devt —Gbajabiamila   Vanguard
       
    16. Ohuabunwa Harps on Equity, Fairness to Guarantee Nigeria's Future   THISDAY Newspapers
       
    17. Nigeria   AllAfrica - Top Africa News
       
    18. Nigeria’s security trauma will be over soon — Osinbajo   Vanguard
       
    19. Economic Cooperation, Key for Nigeria's Development, Says EU   THISDAY Newspapers
       
    20. More efforts needed to tackle SGBV in Nigeria — Aisha Buhari   Vanguard
       
    21. EXCLUSIVE: Nigeria's Secret Police, DSS Spends N500million On Each Nnamdi Kanu's Court Appearance   SaharaReporters.com
       
    22. Nigeria: Jigawa State distributes over three million treated nets to vulnerable populations   ReliefWeb
       
    23. MBS Sports acquires Ligue 1 broadcast rights in Nigeria   Premium Times
       
    24. 'My reign as 'Face of Nigeria' will change how people see beauty queens'   NIGERIAN TRIBUNE
       
    25. US policies on Ethiopia, Nigeria, and Covid in Africa come under fire in Congress   The Africa Report
       
    26. The ghost of #EndSARS looms over Nigeria’s democratic authoritarianism   The Punch
       
    27. Nigeria: Jailbreak   AllAfrica - Top Africa News
       
    28. Nigeria: FOU 'A' Seizes N2.8 Billion Expired Drinks, Cannabis, Other Items   AllAfrica.com
       
    29. Sadiq Adebiyi: New Wakefield Trinity signing flying the flag for Nigerian RL in Super League   Sky Sports
       
    30. 5G: Nigeria qualifies three bidders for 3.5Ghz spectrum auction   Premium Times
       
    31. Dennis is not normal, Ranieri hails Nigerian   The Punch
       
    32. Presidential Steering Committee crucial to success of Nigeria’s COVID-19 response — Mamora   The Punch
       
    33. Michelle Alozie: Nigeria building for Women's Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers   BBC News
       
    34. Why Nigeria hasn’t been united – Jega, Fayemi   The Punch
       
    35. We must prioritise our re-creation over Nigeria's restructuring —Akinbile, founder, Sufi Centre   NIGERIAN TRIBUNE
       
    36. Nigeria: Davido, Mr. P Emerge Winners of Nigerian Social Media Awards   AllAfrica.com
       
    37. Nigeria: Abuja Agog As Tiwa Savage Storms Hustle & Bustle   AllAfrica.com
       
    38. Borno, Osun, Kogi lead dirtiest states – Clean-Up Nigeria   The Punch
       
    39. Nigeria revenue may crash further as OPEC forecasts supply glut   The Punch
       
    40. ‘Only Nigeria, Tanzania complying with IPSAS in Africa’   The Punch
       
    41. Nigeria: 55 Million Youths Living in Abject Poverty   AllAfrica.com
       
    42. Info Management, Others Central In Overcoming Nigeria's Challenges – Gbajabiamila   Channels Television
       
    43. Polio this week as of 01 December 2021   ReliefWeb
       
    44. Nigeria: 35 Suspected Oil-Pipeline Vandals Arrested in Akwa Ibom   AllAfrica.com
       
    45. Basketball: Nigeria gets deadline for NBBF election   Premium Times
       
    46. Two million metric tons of rice smuggled into Nigeria annually – Senate committee   Premium Times
       
    47. Nigeria’s second-tier racism, disease in the heart   The Punch
       
    48. NNPC Signs MoU with GACN and Nigeria's Nasarawa State to Engage States on Gas Usage   Energy Capital & Power
       
    49. NDDC will now sponsor students to Nigerian universities, instead of abroad – Official   Premium Times
       
    50. 31 million PLWDs suffer as 23 states neglect disability rights   Guardian Nigeria
       
    51. Nigeria: Lagos TUC Condemns Poor Labour Practices By Private Sector   AllAfrica.com
       
    52. Data protection, constitutional in Nigeria ― Pantami   Vanguard
       

        1. Direct Remittances Drops By 62.4% to U.S.$1.96 Billion In 10 Months [This Day] Latest data by Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has revealed that total direct remittances from Nigerians in Diaspora dropped by 62,4 per cent to $1.96 billion in 10 months of 2021 from $5.21billion it recorded in prior year's 10 months.
           
        2. Waiting for Nigeria's Madam President [Premium Times] We live in a world that is transforming, where norms are disrupted at the speed of light. However, a dimension of disruption that I still look forward to - the transfer of presidential power to the womenfolk.
           
        3. Surge in Cooking Gas Prices in Nigeria Worries Suppliers, Environmentalists [VOA] Abuja -- Abuja resident Freda Igri was preparing to make her native afang soup for her family, but her cooking gas tank was empty.
           
        4. Govt Releases Photos of Wanted Inmates [Premium Times] Some 262 inmates escaped from the facility on November 28, but the interior ministry said only 10 of them have been recaptured.
           
        5. Horrifying' Escalation of Attacks and Abductions of Schoolchildren [AI London] Nigerian authorities are failing children as at least 61 children in northern Nigeria remain in captivity months after their abduction during mass attacks on schools, Amnesty International said today.
           
        6. Kaduna to Dismiss, Prosecute 233 Teachers for Fake Certificates [Premium Times] The Kaduna government says the teachers will be referred to the Ministry of Justice so they can be prosecuted for forgery.
           
        7. #EndSARS White Paper - How We Arrived At 'Massacre' Conclusion - Lagos Panel [Premium Times] The panel said 13 petitions relating to deaths and injuries, including amputations and multiple fractures from the Lekki tollgate were received, heard and believed, upon full hearing.
           
        8. Again, Boko Haram Abducts 15 NGOs Staff, Motorists Along Damboa-Chibok Road [Vanguard] Maiduguri -- Barely few hours after the Boko Haram sect, suspected to be ISWAP group, abducted six staff working with Borno State Ministry of Work with snatching of three trucks and a Hilux van along Chibok-Damboa Road, another 15 people, mostly passengers and motorists, were kidnapped along the same road.
           
        9. Court Adjusts Biafra Leader Nnamdi Kanu's Trial Date [Premium Times] The IPOB leader's trial was originally adjourned till January 19, 2022, after his defence team staged a walk-out on the judge on November 10.
           
        10. Population Commission to Conduct Second Census Test-Run in Bayelsa LGs [Vanguard] The National Population Commission (NPC) has trained field officers for a second census test-run in 12 designated Enumeration Areas in four local government areas in Bayelsa.
           
        11. Nembe Oil Spill - Leaking Wellhead to Be Contained in Few Days, Says Aiteo [This Day] Bayelsa -- Aiteo Eastern Exploration and Production Company (AEEPCO), operator and joint owner of Oil Mining Lease (OML) 29 has expressed optimism that the leaking Wellhead in the Santa Barbara South field, Nembe, Bayelsa State, would be finally contained in the next few days.
           
        12. Finally, Emirates Reinstates Nigeria/Dubai Route, Commences Flights Dec 5 [This Day] After 10 months of suspending flight to Nigeria, Emirates has announced that it would resume passenger operations between Dubai and Nigeria from December 5, 2021.
           
        13. Amnesty International Urges Govt to Probe Killing of Two Policemen in Anambra [This Day] Abuja -- Human rights group, Amnesty International (AI), has condemned the killing of two policemen in Anambra State.
           
        14. Economic Cooperation, Key for Nigeria's Development, Says EU [This Day] The European Union (EU) Ambassador to Nigeria and Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Samuela Isopi has advised the federal government to develop a suitable investment framework as well as consultation mechanism with investors.
           
        15. Bridging Payments for Petrol Continues, Says Midstream/Downstream Authority [This Day] Abuja -- The Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA) yesterday said it would continue to process claims for bridging of petrol to ensure product availability nationwide.
           
        16. Gender-Based Violence - Aisha Buhari Seeks Special Court [Daily Trust] First Lady Aisha Muhammadu Buhari Thursday called for establishment of a special court to handle cases of gender-based violence.
           
        17. 200 Violence Survivors, Others Receive N4m Grant in Sokoto [Daily Trust] The wife of Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State, Dr Mariya Tambuwal, has given grants to 200 survivors of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) and people living with special needs. Mrs Tambuwal noted that the gesture was meant to cushion their suffering.
           
        18. CBN Flag-Off 5,676 Hectares of Wheat Farming in Bauchi [Daily Trust] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in collaboration with Wheat Farmers, Processors and Marketers Association of Nigeria (WFPMAN) yesterday flagged off the pilot Wheat farming loans to 5, 676 farmers in Warji Local Government of Bauchi State to boost wheat production.
           
        19. Why I Built Almajiri Schools - Jonathan [Daily Trust] Former President Goodluck Jonathan Thursday said his administration built the almajiri schools in the North because the almajirai made it look like Nigeria was sitting on a keg of gunpowder.
           
        20. Why Shekarau's Lawyer's Office Was Sealed - Kano Govt [Daily Trust] The Kano State government has shed more light on why it sealed the building housing the chamber of Nuraini Jimoh, the lawyer who played a key role in the victory of the Malam Ibrahim Shekarau's faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
           
        21. Govt Seals Firm Producing Adulterated Fertiliser in Kano [Daily Trust] Men from the Department of Farm Inputs Support Services, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) have sealed Amfani Fertilizer and Chemical Nigeria Company for blending and injecting into the market adulterated NPK fertiliser.
           
        22. Problems, Poverty Will Multiply If Nigeria Breaks Up - Osinbajo [Daily Trust] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says poverty and other problems facing Nigeria will multiply if the country breaks up.
           
        23. Buhari, Obasanjo, Atiku, Lawan, Gbaja, Ayade, Others Mourn As Ex-Senate President, Wayas Dies At 80 [Vanguard] FORMER Senate President, Dr. Joseph Wayas, has passed on after a protracted illness in United Kingdom, aged 80.
           
        24. More Efforts Needed to Tackle SGBV in Nigeria - Aisha Buhari [Vanguard] Abuja -- .
           
        25. Govt Convenes Special National Council On Health Meeting in Abuja [Vanguard] The Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH), has convened a special National Council on Health (NCH) meeting, where all State Commissioners of Health snd other stakeholders in the health sector will review the gains and lessons learnt from COVID-19 management, towards building a more resilient health sector in Nigeria.
           
        26. Apapa Gridlock - Lagos Commences Clearance Operation Today [Vanguard] The Lagos State Government, yesterday, announced plans to commence removal and clearance of trucks parked indiscriminately along Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, from today, December 3, 2021, as part of efforts to restore the free flow of traffic in the axis.
           
        27. Electricity - Transcorp Targets 843mw Available Capacity [Vanguard] Transnational Corporation of Nigeria (Transcorp) Plc has disclosed plans to increase the combined available capacity at Transcorp Power Limited (TPL) and Trans Afam Power Limited (TAPL) to 843 megawatt (MW) with the completion of the ongoing upgrade and repairs in both power plants.
           
        28. How to Deepen Nigeria's Democracy - U.S. Envoy, Falana, Ekpu, Others [Vanguard] United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mary Beth Leonard; Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana, SAN; media icon, Mr. Ray Ekpu and other media stakeholders, yesterday, commended the Media on its role in Nigeria's development and listed how to deepen the country's democracy.
           
        29. Amina Muhammed, Others Call for Universal Vaccine Access to Mitigate Impact of Omicron, Other Covid-19 Variants [Vanguard] United Nations' Deputy Secretary General, Amina Mohammed, has said that vaccine inequality could cost African countries billions of dollars.
           
        30. Covid-19 - Nigeria Should Be Ready for More Variants, If... . - Experts [Vanguard] Infectious Disease experts yesterday warned that Nigeria may record more COVID-19 variants if proactive measures were not put in place to ensure eligible Nigerians were vaccinated.
           

                NATIONAL NEWS

                BUSINESS

                SPORTS

              Tech News


                    NATIONAL

                  1. Maize farmers get 25 units of hand driven planter to boost production
                     Maize Association of Nigeria (MAAN) has received a donation of 25 units of Hand Driven Planters from Corteva Agriscience to

                  2. 25 youths volunteer to nurse 250 trees in UNDP programme in Sokoto State
                    Twenty-five youthful volunteers are to nurse 250 newly-planted trees in Illela Local Government Area of Sokoto State under the UNDP

                  3. Stop harassing firm, workers – Union urges youth group
                     The National Union of Chemical, Footwear, Rubber, Leather and Non-metallic Products Employees (NUCFRLANMPE) has called on a Kogi-based youth group,

                  4. Population Commission to conduct second census test-run in Bayelsa LGs
                    The National Population Commission (NPC) has trained field officers for a second census test-run in 12 designated Enumeration Areas in

                  5. NCPC to partner medical laboratory scientists to improve health services to pilgrims
                    The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission, Rev. Yakubu Pam has said that the Commission would partner with the Association

                  6. FG’s commitment to infrastructural development yielding results – Minister
                    The Federal Government has expressed satisfaction that its commitment to infrastructural development were manifesting and yielding positive results. This is

                  7. NCNE solicits support for 2 physically challenged, highly talented nomadic pupils
                    The National Commission for Nomadic Education (NCNE) has solicited support for two physically challenged but highly talented and outstanding pupils

                  8. Ekiti : Man, 25, remanded for raping sex worker
                    From Priscilla Ediare, Ado-Ekiti Magistrate Michael Faola of Ekiti State Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Ado Ekiti has granted an

                  9. IPOB leader, Kanu absent in court, trial shifts to Jan 18
                    From Godwin Tsa, Abuja The Abuja division of the Federal High Court, yesterday, brought down the trial of the detained

                  10. Kaduna SUBEB sacks 233 teachers for presenting fake certificates
                    From Noah Ebije, Kaduna Kaduna State Universal Basic Education Board (KADSUBEB) has dismissed 233 teachers for presenting fake certificates to

                  11. 2019: South East’ll give Buhari over 70% votes –Kalu

                  12. NDIC to design supervisory blueprint for digital banks
                    From Uche Usim, Abuja The Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), on Thursday, said it has begun articulating a supervisory blueprint

                  13. Joy Unlimited Extravaganza Promo: Oyo Commissioners, others commend Globacom
                    National Telecommunication Company, Globacom, has been commended for on-going Joy Unlimited Extravaganza promo which has given many Nigerians the opportunity

                  14. Safety: WACT attains 1m man-hours with no lost time injury
                    By Steve Agbota APM Terminals West Africa Container Terminal Nigeria (WACT), Onne, has recorded a major safety milestone by attaining

                  15. Stock market investors gain N630bn in November
                    By Chinwendu Obienyi Investors in qouted securities at the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) have continued to smile to the banks

                  16. Real estate to get regulatory council –Senate
                    By Maduka Nweke  SHARP practices in the activities of real estate operators in the country may have compelled the National

                  17. Stakeholders advise accommodation renters
                    Following the various vices associated with operators in property environment, agents and landlords, it is becoming pertinent that those seeking

                  18. We ‘re committed to bridging housing deficit –Egwuagu, Pablo Luxury Homes boss
                    From Fred Ezeh, Abuja The Chief Executive Officer of Pablo Luxury Homes, Uche Egwuagu, has called on government at all

                  19. INTELS graduates 40 women empowerment beneficiaries
                    By Steve Agbota 40 women have graduated from the Class of 2021 Batch B of the Women Empowerment Project Scheme

                  20. Traders across boundaries initiative call for declaration of Traders Day
                    A Non-Governmental Organisation with bias for the trading community, Traders Across Boundaries Initiative Project, has called for the declaration of

                  21. We’re not ending petrol bridging payments — FG
                    From Uche Usim, Abuja The Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA) on Thursday assured worried transporters that payment

                  22. Douglas James shares the importance of understanding how advertising trends have shifted in recent times:

                  23. APC didn’t win Osun guber in 2018, ex-dep speaker, Lasun
                    From Romanus Ugwu, Abuja Former deputy speaker of the House of Representatives, Lasun Yussuff, has alleged that his party, the

                  24. Presidency: PDP won’t back candidate without capacity to salvage Nigeria – Wike
                    From Tony John, Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Wike, has explained that only a courageous person with the capacity

                  25. Aggrieved Yobe PDP members threatens to drag Judge before NJC over alleged delay in judgment delivery
                    From Godwin Tsa, Abuja Aggrieved members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Yobe State have threatened to petition the

                  26. Civil Rights Concern demands public hearing on Anambra 2022 budget proposal
                    From Geoffrey Anyanwu, Enugu   Anambra State House of Assembly has been called upon to organize a public hearing on

                  27. Buhari urged to assent to Electoral Bill
                    From Okwe Obi, Abuja Civil society organizations, Yiaga Africa, International Press Centre and Center for Citizens With Disability have appealed

                  28. APC Stakeholders vow to resist attempt to extend convention date beyond February
                    From Romanus Ugwu, Abuja The last may not have been heard of the crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC)

                  29. APC caretaker crisis: I’m still a bonafide member of APC – Mustapha Audu
                    From Emmanuel Adeyemi, Lokoja The factional leader of the All progressives Congress caretaker committee under the auspices of the Progressive

                  30. Sokoto APC: Group affirms Mainasara-led exco as authentic
                    From Tunde Omolehin, Sokoto The Concerned APC Youth Members in Sokoto State has affirmed the leadership of the state All

                  31. Court dismisses suit seeking Soludo’s disqualification as Anambra gov-elect
                    Abuja division of the Federal High Court has dismissed a suit seeking the disqualification of former governor of the Central

                  32. 2023: PDP presidential aspirant, Anyim Pius visits Orji Kalu, holds discussion
                      Senate Chief Whip and former Governor of Abia state, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu on Wednesday evening played host to

                  33. Group seeks Nigerian, African Union intervention in Southern Cameroon

                  34. No one pays a dime to appear on Justice Court –Judge Funmi Asaolu
                    The presiding judge of Justice Court reality TV show, Justice Funmi Asaolu, has revealed that nobody pays to appear on

                  35. US institution honours gospel singer, Psalm Ebube with doctorate degree
                    Accolades are already pouring in for gospel musician and author, Psalm Ebube, who recently bagged a United States’ institution Honorary

                  36. Why I made a film on ENDSARS protest –Obiakor
                    By Chika Abanobi It’s more than a year since the ENDSARS protest ended in what turned out to be an

                  37. Some fans want to have sex with me for money -Peju Johnson
                    Nollywood actress, Peju Johnson is eager to settle down as soon as possible. She told Saturday Sun that getting married

                  38. Dezign Ovo’s Live-In- Concert holds Dec. 5
                    Multi-talented entertainer, Dezign Ovo will be staging a double whammy show, Dezign Ovo Live in Concert to mark the release

                  39. How I lost my fiancée to another man -Chippy Toye
                    The founder/CEO of Chippy Records, Okedara Ibitoye Ezekiel aka Chippy Toye, has narrated how he lost his fiancée to another

                  40. Tears as veteran comedian, Baba Suwe, is buried in Lagos
                    Tears flowed freely as popular comedian, Babatunde Omidina aka Baba Suwe, was buried in Lagos today. The actor died on

                  41. Ayola set to drop debut album “Conversation Till Dawn”
                    Canada-based Afro-soul singer-songwriter Abdullah Abubakre, popularly known as Ayola, has announced the release date for his first studio album, “Conversation

                  42. Mr. Macaroni, Broda Shaggi’s Ile-Alayo trailer stirs laughter ahead of December 6 release
                    By Zika Bobby Known for captivating skits, Mr. Macaroni and Broda Shaggi have adapted their characters to a TV comedy

                  43. Cynthia Sleek drops new EP, Poko
                    In preparation for the release of her new album, fast rising R&B/ Afropop/dancehall artiste, Cynthia Ekere Kosisochukwu Ayambem aka Cynthia

                  1. December 3, Direct Remittances Drops by 62.4% to $1.96bn in 10 Months

                  2. December 3, Olawale-Cole Elected as LCCI’s New President

                  3. December 3, ‘NGX Remains Preferred Listing Destination’

                  4. December 3, FCMB Secures Future of Young Nigerians from Poverty

                  5. December 3, Profit-taking Persist on NGX as Market Cap Drops by N112bn

                  6. December 3, Olawale-Cole Elected as LCCI’s New President

                  7. December 3, ‘NGX Remains Preferred Listing Destination’

                  8. December 3, FCMB Secures Future of Young Nigerians from Poverty

                  9. December 3, Profit-taking Persist on NGX as Market Cap Drops by N112bn

                  10. December 3, Ibru Links Media Support to Growth of Tourism

                  11. December 3, Ports Regulation: Snooping Into Jime’s Uploading Agenda

                  12. December 3, Arravo: Investment in Tech Will Help Organisations Achieve More

                  13. December 3, Analysts: Solid Expansion in Business Drives PMI to 55 Index Points in November

                  14. December 3, Herconomy Raises $600,000 to Empower Women in Nigeria

                  15. December 3, As Omicron Raises Another Dilemma for Africa

                  16. December 3, Study Reveals Nigerians Spend 196% of Monthly Income on Christmas

                  17. December 3, ASR Provide N2.5bn Grant for Healthcare Support in Edo

                  18. December 3, APM Terminals Apapa Recycles Used Tyres Into Pavement Blocks

                  19. December 3, Global Investor Event VROOM Launched in Lagos, Partners Rising Tide Africa

                  20. December 3, Firm Loses N501m to Enugu Govt as Court Declares Arbitration Statute Barred

                  21. December 3, WACT Attains Major Safety Milestone

                  22. December 3, 81,000 Women, Girls Killed Globally in 2020, Says UNODC Report

                  23. December 3, Customs Intercepts N12m Smuggled Diesel, Armoured Vehicle

                  24. December 3, Ethiopia, Zambia Airlines Partner to Establish National Carrier

                  25. December 3, ‘Green Buildings Pay Off for Investors, are Cheaper to Live in’

                  26. December 3, United Airlines Inaugurates Washington D.C-Lagos Nonstop Service

                  27. December 3, Qatar Airways to Launch Flights to Tashkent Next Year

                  1. [Dec 2, 2021] Africa needs fresh $7.1trn to recover from pandemic – ECA - Bola Deji, a 27-year-old staff of one of the new digital banks, had never thought about remote work as a long-term fixture until her company declared everyone was going remotely. To her,…

                  2. [Nov 30, 2021] Debt has helped Nigeria rebound from economic shocks – DMO - The Debt Management Office (DMO) on Monday said that the Federal government of Nigeria has relied on debt to finance over 90 percent of deficits contained in its annual Appropriation Acts.…

                  3. [Nov 29, 2021] Is Nigeria’s GDP momentum sustainable? - Nigeria has now posted strong growth in the second and third quarters of 2021 after a turbulent 2020 when the economy slipped into a recession, but the question on the minds of several…

                  4. [Nov 29, 2021] Nigeria’s free trade zones crawling 29 years after - Nigeria has not derived any significant benefit from Free Trade Zones (FTZs) 29 years after the country adopted the model from China to drive industrialisation, diversify the economy and…

                  5. [Nov 26, 2021] Foreign exchange turnover at I&E window rises by 19.2% in July - Foreign exchange (FX) turnover at the Investors’ and Exporters’ (I&E) window rose by 19.2 percent to $161.16 million in July 2021, from $139.35 million in June 2021, the Central Bank of…

                  6. [Nov 26, 2021] MTN’s share sale oversubscribed as investors eye value - MTN’s sale of shares in its Nigerian unit to institutional investors has closed Friday with the telecommunication company recording an oversubscription for the shares offered, according to…

                  7. [Nov 26, 2021] High inflation, forex crisis to deter investments into Nigeria - If Nigeria’s high inflation and lingering foreign exchange crisis are not contained, investors’ appetite for the most populous nation in Africa could shrink further as the country’s…

                  8. [Nov 25, 2021] All you need to know about inflation - Idowu, a housekeeper now eats twice a day with her four children owing to escalating food prices. She can no longer afford to pay the school fees of her children as accelerating inflation…

                  9. [Nov 25, 2021] Poor quality produce, ports keep non-oil exports in limbo - Nigeria’s failure to deal with recurring export rejection, port congestion and high cost of product registration is putting the country’s diversification quest at risk, experts have said.…

                  10. [Nov 25, 2021] Retail rising but no jobs to show - New jobs created in the small-scale retail and trade sectors following COVID-19 pandemic have not been as productive with only a few yielding secure earnings, a recent World Bank report…

                  Sports

                    .
                    .
                    .
                    Youtube data use
                    Video Quality 144p 240p 360p 480p720p 1080p 1440p 4K 8K
                    Per minute 1.3MB 3.3MB 5MB 8.3MB 25MB 50MB 90MB 233MB 900MB
                    Per hour 80MB 200MB 300MB 500MB 1.5GB 3GB 5.5GB 14GB 54GB

                    T:72,727


                    .
                    . . .
                      
                    Pharmacist Salary in Nigeria

                    Monthly Pharmacist Salary in Nigeria (2019)
                    Salaries of Pharmacists in Government Hospitals/Teaching Hospitals

                    Entry level (0 – 2 years’ experience): N165,000 – N200,000 (One or two teaching hospitals pay N300,000 for entry level).
                    Mid-Level (2 – 5 years): N250,000 – N450,000
                    Experienced (5 years and above): N450,000 – N800,000

                    Salaries of Pharmacists in Private Hospitals

                    Entry level (0 – 2 years’ experience): N50,000 – N150,000
                    Mid-Level (2 – 5 years): N150,000 – N250,000
                    Experienced (5 years and above): N200,000 – N400,000
                    Doctor Salary in Nigeria

                    Monthly Doctor Salary in Nigeria (2019)
                    NYSC
                    50,000

                    Salaries of Doctors in Housemanship (Intern)
                    120,000 - 200,000

                    Salaries of Doctors in Federal Government Hospitals
                    800,000

                    State Hospitals
                    800,000