Commonwealth Games 2022: Rafiatu Lawal wins Nigeria’s second gold, sets new game record

Rafiatu Lawal won Nigeria’s second weightlifting gold medal at the ongoing 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, Britain on Sunday. Lawal set three Commonwealth Games records in the women’s 59kg final, lifting 90kg in the snatch, 116kg in the clean and jerk and 206kg in total. Jessica Brown of England finished second with 197 kg total … Read more

Her experience is not enough to handle Nigeria’s problem, Okowa beats Peter Obi

From Nwafor Sunday Delta State Governor and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) vice-presidential candidate Ifeanyi Okowa hit Labor Party (LP) presidential candidate Peter Obi hard. Okowa, speaking to BBC Pigin on Monday, said the former Anambra state governor did not have enough experience to lead Nigeria. He stated that Obi’s experience is small compared to the … Read more

Afrobeats New Music Weekly Roundup: Tems, Phyno, BNXN, Bryan BBNaija, others

By Adeleye Adegboyega Afrobeats superstar singer Tems adds her Afrobeats vibes and lovely melodies to legendary singer Beyonce’s new track ‘Move’. The song, which she is the songwriter for, is taken from Beyonce’s new album RENAISSANCE and also features Grace Jones. The 2022 MTV VMA Award nominee was recently featured on the soundtrack of Wakanda … Read more

How rising costs, 99% wheat imports, triggered Nigeria’s bread crisis

‚ĶBakers report weaknesses as capacity utilization drops …Prices up 50% this year, up 25% last month By Yinka Kolawole & Providence Ayanfeoluwa Available data has shown that Nigeria imported about 99 percent of its wheat requirements in the first quarter of 2022 (Q1’22) and with the concomitant pressure on foreign exchange (FX) demand, this has … Read more

Kaduna State Scholarship Board list of students who are offered a merit-based scholarship

Kaduna State Scholarship and Loans Board Publishes List of Kaduna State University Students Who Are Offered a Merit-Based Tuition-to-Graduation Scholarship. Students on this list who have already applied for a merit-based scholarship on the Committee’s website are not required to re-apply. Students on this list who have not applied should do so immediately via www.scholarship.kdsg.gov.ng … Read more

Police begin arrest, prosecution of film, sketch maker for use of violent uniform

The Nigerian police have condemned the entertainment industry’s use and abuse of their uniforms and other equipment. The force said that henceforth film and sketch maker Anyone who paints the police in a bad light or uses their service material without requesting it will be arrested and prosecuted. Naija News understands that the warning is … Read more

Tambuwal’s commissioner defected from APC

Sokoto State Commissioner for Career and Security Affairs Garba Moyi has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the All Progressive Congress, APC. This is included in a statement signed by Bashar Abubakar, Special Assistant, New Media, to Senator Aliyu Wamakko (APC-Sokoto North) on Sunday in Abuja. This comes barely 24 hours after Tangaza … Read more

Has Jesus taken the helm at Arsenal?

Last year Arsenal struggled to get on their own terms in the pre-season as the available terms stifled their preparation and dashed their plans. A trip to Scotland ended in a loss to Hibernian and a draw to Rangers. Their Florida Cup adventure has been canceled due to a spate of COVID-19 cases in the … Read more

How to Hide All Suggested Instagram Posts

Instagram recently announced it was reverting two of its most controversial changes: the feed with “TikTok-style” scrolling and the number of recommendations displayed. At this second point, you as a user can take the initiative and take action yourself Remove all post recommendations for a monthas pointed out by The Verge. Featured Instagram posts come … Read more