New Demo From My Morning Jacket

This week’s essential mix from All Songs Considered includes a surprising, electronic, mostly instrumental cut from The 1975 — a British group known more for its brash Top-40 pop and rock — an intimate home demo recording from My Morning Jacket and a spare, moody cover of Led Zeppelin’s “Immigrant Song” by the Irish folk […]


Judge Asked To Skillax To Attend ‘Stairway’

“Consider heart disease, the No. 1 killer of women, killing more women than all cancers combined. If we can do more to prevent, treat and cure cardiovascular disease, more women will live longer, more families will stay together, more workers will stay productive, and we’ll save money on treating a condition that costs the U.S. […]

Nigerian Exchange Limited has joined six others in the African Exchanges Linkage Project to begin cross-border trading, to integrate the African capital market and free movement of investments in the region through the AELP link platform. According to PUNCH, the Exchange said, “The go-live happened when the platform was officially switched on at 0000 UTC. […]

Popular Instagram celebrity, Ramon Abbas AKA Hushpuppi has been sentenced to 11 years imprisonment. The United States Central District Court in California on Friday sentenced Hushpuppi to 11 years in jail for fraud and money laundering. Recall that Hushpuppi was arrested in June 2020 in Dubai over an extensive fraud scheme that has robbed victims […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally broken his silence about the approval of the new naira note that has caused controversies between the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Ministry of Finance, Budget, and National Planning. According to Buhari, the CBN had his backing on the decision to introduce new naira notes, adding that he […]

Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), On Sunday warned illegal/roadside traders to stop transacting businesses on Lagos roads to avoid causing gridlocks on some traffic in some parts of the State. The spokesperson for the agency, Taofiq Adebayo, in a statement, said the General Manager, LASTMA, Bolaji Oreagba, gave the warning while addressing officers on […]

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said it will start circulating newly redesigned N200, N500, and N1000 naira notes from December 15, 2022. This was disclosed by CBN’s Governor, Godwin Emefiele on Wednesday afternoon during a special briefing. He said the naira notes were redesigned following approval by the Federal Government. According to nairametrics, Mr Emefiele […]

President Muhammadu Buhari-led government on Wednesday disclosed that it has provided N470 billion Special Fund in the 2023 budget for university revitalisation and upward adjustment of lecturers’ salaries. The development was announced by the Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed during a press briefing in Abuja. Ahmed disclosed that N470bn was provided in the allocation to […]

President Muhammadu Buhari today October 19, 2022 signed the Nigeria Startup Bill (NSB) into law to govern the multi-billion dollar tech ecosystem in the country. This was confirmed by Prof. Isa Pantami, Nigeria’s Minister of Communications and Digital Economy via his verified twitter handle. According to him, the Bill which was approved by the Federal […]

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Wednesday, confirmed that the construction of the 2nd Niger bridge is now completed and will soon be released to the public for use. He stated this at an ongoing press briefing to present the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari’s (retd.) scorecard in Abuja. He said, “I […]

Nigeria’s inflation rate surged to 20.77% in September 2022, up from 20.52% recorded in the previous month. NBS stated this in its Consumer Price Index (CPI) report published on Monday. According to Nairalytics, this represents the highest rate since September 2005. On a month-on-month basis, the index rose by 1.36% compared to the 1.77% increase […]

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has suspended its eight month old strike, The PUNCH can authoritatively confirm. According to Punch, though the union is yet to make an official pronouncement, our correspondent gathered that the decision was taken at the end of the National Executive Council meeting which was held at the ASUU secretariat […]


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