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Yemi Alade appointed UN goodwill Ambassador

Pop Star Yemi Alade has been appointed Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) by the UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner. “We can’t wait to hit the ground running with you, Yemi. We look forward to hearing

Amotekun recruits begin training in Ekiti state

The Corps Commander, Ekiti State Security Network, otherwise known as Amotekun Corps, Brig. Gen Joe Komolafe, said on Wednesday that training for successful candidates for the outfit would begin on Sunday. Komolafe said the 325

Ibrahimovic contracts Covid-19

AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has tested positive for coronavirus, the Serie A club have confirmed. The announcement comes just hours before Milan are due to take on Norwegian side FK Bodo/Glimt in the Europa League third

For Sale: FG puts presidential jet up for sale

One of the aircrafts in the Presidential Fleet, Hawker 4000, with the registration number 5N-FGX/: RC 066, has been advertised for sale. The Federal Government, in a paid newspaper advertorial in of the national dailies, on Wednesday

NLC concludes plans for national strike

The Central Working Committee (CWC) of the NLC had last week issued a two-week ultimatum to the government threatening to ground the economy if its demands for a reversal was not met. Meanwhile, the Trade Union Congress (TUC) has said

Quit now or die, WHO warns tobacco smokers

The World Health Organisation today sent a chilling warning to all tobacco smokers to quit now to avoid avoidable heart disease and death, including death from COVID-19. In a brief released one week to World Heart Day on 29 September,