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Global M&A Activity Soars by 88% to $2.3 Trillion in H2 2020, Strongest Second Half in History

The global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deal value amounted to $3.6 trillion in 2020. The figure set a three-year low, slightly higher than the...

Discussion: Why Do Women Lose Interest In Sex After Marriage?

Marriage they say is an a honourable thing and most people get into it for happiness. However, there have been cases that are not palatable...

Lionel Messi Sent-off For The First Time In His Barcelona Career

Barcelona suffered a shock 3-2 Supercopa de Espana final defeat to Athletic Bilbao in a match that saw Lionel Messi sent off late on. Lionel...

Cannes Lions to Return Physical Festival by June

Cannes Lions Festival organisers are considering having a physical gathering for 2021, despite the ongoing global Covid-19 pandemic showing no signs of receding. Organisers...

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Global M&A Activity Soars by 88% to $2.3 Trillion in H2 2020, Strongest Second Half in History

The global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deal value amounted to $3.6 trillion in 2020. The figure set a three-year low, slightly higher than the...

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Covid-19: Edo Schools Remain Closed Till February 1

Edo Governor Godwin Obaseki has declared schools in the state will remain closed until February 1 as the state...

Lagos reaffirms that schools should reopen on January 18

The Lagos State Government has affirmed its earlier pronouncement that all public and private schools in the state below...

Flour Mills Nigeria gain N28 billion on NSE

Shares of Flour Mills Nigeria Plc, Nigeria’s leading food business company, have gained N28 billion on the Nigeria Stock...

Boko Haram: Nigerian Army To Deploy New Recruits To Sambisa Forest

Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, the Chief of Army Staff, has told new recruits that all of them will go...

WhatsApp changes terms of service: Things to know and better alternatives

Popular messaging platform WhatsApp owned by Facebook with a userbase of more than 2 billion, in a surprise move,...

Business

MTN Rewards users with Data for Downloading Covid-19 Alert app

MTN recently announced that it is rewarding its users that download the Covid-19 Alert South Africa app with 1GB of data that is valid for one hour. The telecommunications company said the following in a statement: “In an effort to rally South Africans to download and use the Covid-19 Alert South Africa...

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Technology

Broadcom Records 250% Revenue Growth Since 2015, R&D Expenses Surge Amid 5G Take Off

Data presented by Buy Shares indicate that semiconductor manufacturer Broadcom's research and development expenses have soared by 51%. The expenses are for the period between...

New Special Edition WD_BLACK Drives from Western Digital Enable Gamers to Heed the Call of Duty

Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) is working with Call of Duty to reimagine three high-performance products from the WD_BLACK™ portfolio, bringing gamers three special edition storage drives that...

List of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Sort Codes & Branches (with addresses) in Nigeria

The sort code is a number that usually identifies both the bank and the branch where an account is held. The sort code is usually used when...

How To Block Your Bank Account And SIM Card when your Phone is Stolen/Lost

Losing your phone and wallet or having them stolen can be very frustrating. However, in case that happens to you, there is no time...

Entertainment

COVID-19: Lagos Shuts Queens Park Event Centre, Revokes License

The Lagos State Government through the Ministry of Tourism Arts and Culture has revoked the license of Queens Park Event Centre Oniru...

I was treated like a common criminal in Uganda- Omah Lay

'I was treated like a common criminal even after the show promoters confirmed and proved they’d secured all clearances including COVID-19 compliance'...

‘Unforgivable’ Premieres On TLNovelas In A Few Days!

Where are all our telenovela lovers? A brand new one is coming to TLNovelas DStv 133 just in time for the holidays. ‘Unforgivable’ starring Telenovela...

A Recording Contract, 50 Million Naira worth of Prizes up for Grabs as MultiChoice Announces Nigerian Idol S6 Winner’s...

Barely two weeks after announcing the return of the fan favourite reality singing competition show; Nigerian Idol, MultiChoice Nigeria has revealed that the reward...

Fashion & Style

It wasn’t a small battle – Nigerian hair stylist and a repented homosexual says

A Nigerian hairstylist who says he recently "overcame" homosexuality has taken to social media to reflect on his journey. 

E-Money Granted Bail After Interrogation, To Return Wednesday

The Chairman, Five Star Group, Emeka Okonkwo aka E-Money, has left police custody after six hours of interrogation.

Covid-19: 4 Bridegrooms Arrested for Inviting Many People to their Wedding Ceremonies

The Zaria Zonal Command of Kaduna state Vigilante Service (KadVS) on Saturday arrested four bridegrooms for violating the ban on large gathering...

Airtel Customers to Get Up to N100, 000, 000 in ‘AirtelThanks’ Cash Reward

Every customer of leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, now stands a chance of winning amazing cash rewards as the company announces...

Sports

Lionel Messi Sent-off For The First Time In His Barcelona Career

Barcelona suffered a shock 3-2 Supercopa de Espana final defeat to Athletic Bilbao in a match that saw Lionel Messi sent off late on. Lionel...

Football Legend, Diego Maradona Dies at 60

Argentine football legend Diego Maradona has passed away at the age of 60 after suffering a heart attack. The Gimnasia coach had been hospitalised at...

Lionel Messi finally leaves Barcelona

Goal.com has reported that Lionel Messi has left his longtime football club, Barcelona. https://www.twitter.com/goal/status/1300793028659965952?p=v However,...

Ballon d’or Will Not Be Awarded In 2020 Due To Covid-19

As the organizer of the Ballon d’Or, the Group L’Équipe, to which France Football belongs, decided not to award the most prestigious...

Weird & Odd

Picture: 2000-Year-Old Ritual Bath Found In Gethsemane Where Jesus Spent Final Night

Archaeologists have uncovered the remains of a ritual bath, dating back to the time of Jesus, at Gethsemane — the place where Christ is...

Strange but True: Russian Woman Marries A Briefcase She Dated For 5 Years (Picture)

Rain Gordon, from Russia, bought her future "husband" in a hardware store five years ago. She's sharing her story to help raise awareness about...

Two Malawian Pastors Nude Pictures got leaked

There was chaos after a Malawian pastor of the Baptist church , Godwin Maere, who is having an affair outside his marriage,...

Girl Dies after obtaining 7 A1s on WASSCE

A teenager who got 7A1s in the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) has died, Lagoslifeng reports. Chisom Chukwuneke, made straights A’s in...

Lagos Today In History

Governor Obaseki Closes Case In Alleged Certificate Forgery Suit

The Governor of Edo State Godwin Obaseki has closed his case in the alleged certificate forgery suit instituted against him by the All Progressive Congress and its chieftain Williams Edobor. The Governor who opened his case on Monday called 3...

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Arts & Culture

Cannes Lions to Return Physical Festival by June

Cannes Lions Festival organisers are considering having a physical gathering for 2021, despite the ongoing global Covid-19 pandemic showing no signs of receding. Organisers...

Ariya Repete ‘Omoluabi Special’’ Edition Creates Excitement

Nigeria’s talent hunt competition, Ariya Repete continues. The pilot episode for this season’s “Omoluabi Special” was live on Soundcity TV and ONTV on Sunday,...

Indian Man Buys N1.5M Gold Face-Mask To Save Him From Coronavirus

A 49-year-old man from Pimpri-Chinchwad has caught the attention of media after photos of him wearing a gold mask went viral.

FG Reduces Statutory Marriage fee to 6k

The Federal Government has approved a downward review of the fees chargeable for services related to the Statutory Marriage under the Marriage...

Films & Books

Judging Matters Episode Seven: Verbal Agreements, Trust and Money Issues

Judging Matters continues to deal with real-life cases using the arbitration system, and ensuring that people getting justice from a small claims court.

Adekunle Gold, Simi welcome baby Adejare

Nigerian music couple, Simi and Adekunle Gold, have welcomed their first child , a daughter. Simi, 31, shared the...

Judging Matters Episode 2: Would You Believe Hearsay Over A 15-year-Old Friendship?

Judging Matters, the new legal reality TV show promises as much laughter and entertainment as much as learnings from cases brought to...

Lagos pegs entry age into JSS1 at 12 years

...Says violators will pay fines, including closure of school The Lagos State Government will from the next academic session...

Business

CBN UNFOLDS N50BN CREDIT FACILITY FOR HOUSEHOLDS, SMES AFFECTED BY CORONAVIRUS

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced that it would give a N50billion Targeted Credit Facility to households and small businesses affected by...

Lagos, Rivers Lead As States Domestic Debts Hit N4.1tn

The total domestic debts for the 36 states of federation and the Federal Capital Territory stood at N4.1tn as of the end...

Erica Becomes Brand Ambassador for Star Radler, Legend Extra Stout

Nigerian Breweries have announced the relaunch of Legend Extra Stout and Star Radler in an exclusive event on Thursday, November 12, 2020 in the...
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Feature News

BBNaijaLockdown: How Nigeria Can Ride on the Success of Corporate Organizations

The 5th edition of the popular reality show Big Brother Naija, BBnaija came to an end on Sunday, 27th September with the emergence of...

Enjoy your Singleness; Establish your Identity before Marriage, Ed &Lillie Harrison Urge the Youth

Ed Harrison Mission Nigeria (EHMN) joined the world to celebrate lover’s day on the 14th of February, by organizing a valentine meeting...

How to apply for the Nigerian Navy Direct Short Service

The Lagos State Government has announced that the online application for the Nigerian Navy (NN) enlistment exercise for Direct Short Service Commission Course 28, which commenced on Monday,...

Private Musing About Power Supply in Nigeria by Elvis Eromosele

In a world of 3D printing and manufacturing, artificial intelligence (AI), Cloud Computing Big Data and smart cities can a country compete without power?...