• Traders counts their losses as fire guts Balogun market in Lagos

    Traders counts their losses as fire guts Balogun market in Lagos0

    A wildfire yesterday gutted a section of the popular Balogun Market on Lagos Island. An eyewitness disclosed to The Guardian that a section of the market was engulfed in flames. According to a source, the building on fire is a shopping plaza located at No. 43, Martins Street, Lagos Island. Firemen from the Lagos State

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  • Angry Youths installs dead crown prince as Delta monarch

    Angry Youths installs dead crown prince as Delta monarch0

    The Mbiri community in the Ika North-East Local Government Area of Delta State has been thrown into unrest following the mysterious death of a 47-year-old crown prince, Evans Alekwe. Southern City News gathered that when the news of the prince’s death filtered into the community, the youth of Mbiri went on the rampage and mobilised

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  • “Nigeria lives on borrowed time” – World Bank

    “Nigeria lives on borrowed time” – World Bank0

    Dr Adetunji Oredipe,The Senior Agriculture Economist, World Bank, on Thursday said the neglect of the agricultural sector when Nigeria’s economy became increasingly dependent on oil has proved to be a “disaster”. Oredipe said this while delivering a keynote address at the agriculture summit Africa in Abuja, sponsored by Sterling Bank Plc. The event was attended

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  • Fire Fighters Rescue Pope In Faulty Elevator

    Fire Fighters Rescue Pope In Faulty Elevator0

    Pope Francis has been rescued by firefighters after he got stuck in an elevator for 25 minutes, ahead of his weekly address on Sunday. Francis apologized to crowds gathered in St. Peter’s Square, Vatican City on Sunday, after showing up late for his weekly address Addressing the crowds, he explained: “Dear brothers and sisters, good

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  • 9-Year-Old Nigerian Boy Builds Over 30 Mobile Games

    9-Year-Old Nigerian Boy Builds Over 30 Mobile Games0

    At just 9-years-old, Nigerian Basil Okpara is reported to have built more than 30 mobile games. Like many others his age, Basil loves to play games but his fascination with gaming does not end at playing, his curious mind has led him into coding, leading him to come with dozens of game ideas. ChannelsTV reported

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  • 15,193 Nigerians On board 31 Flights Head For Pilgrimage In Saudi Arabia

    15,193 Nigerians On board 31 Flights Head For Pilgrimage In Saudi Arabia0

    Nigerian Muslims on board 31 flights have been taken to the kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the annual pilgrimage. The 15,193 Nigerians Muslims departed from the FCT, Oyo, Osun, Ogun, Gombe, Katsina, Kano, Kaduna, Nasarawa, Kebbi, Kwara, Kogi, Sokoto, Zamfara, and Lagos states, according to a Daily trust report. Meantime, more Nigerian pilgrims, especially from

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