Equinix Expands Into Africa, Moves To Acquire Nigeria’s MainOne For N131.6billion

American digital infrastructure company, Equinix, has announced that it is acquiring MainOne, a West African data centre and connectivity solutions provider with a presence in Nigeria, Ghana and the Ivory … Read More

Imo Vigilantes Group, Herdsmen Engage In Gun Battle

A vigilante group in Arondizuogu in the Ideato North local government area of Imo State have repelled an attack by some suspected herdsmen.The militia group said they engaged in a … Read More

Nigeria Records Three More Cases Of COVID-19 Omicron Variant

Three additional cases of the Omicron Variant of COVID-19 have been detected in Nigeria.This was confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Tuesday. According to a statement … Read More

Sowore’s Lawyer Writes Buhari Ahead Of Tuesday’s Court Sitting, Says Government-hired Thugs Plotting To Assassinate Activist

Tope Temokun, counsel for human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore, has written to President Muhammadu Buhari, asking him to ensure the safety of the life of the activist as thugs hired … Read More

It’s Now Crime To Be In Fine Cars, Look Good – Imo Residents Lament Rising Police Harassment, Extortion

Residents and youths in Owerri, Imo State, have raised concerns over their safety following a rise in harassment and highhandedness by policemen in the city. The youth say policemen often … Read More

Myanmar’s Military Reduces Prison Sentence Of Ex-leader, Suu Kyi To Two Years

The military in Myanmar has reduced the prison sentence of deposed leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, to two years. Suu Kyi was earlier sentenced to four years in prison by … Read More

COVID-19 Vaccines Should Reach 70% Of Citizens Before 2022 Ends – Nigerian Government

The Nigerian government has said it is prepared to vaccinate 70 per cent of Nigerians against COVID-19 before the end of 2022. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation … Read More

Three Killed, Many Injured As Farmers, Herdsmen Clash In Jigawa

No fewer than three persons have been killed while many others sustained various degrees of injuries in a violent clash between farmers and cattle herders in Kirikasamma Local Government Area … Read More

Nigerian Army Recovers Explosive Devices Planted On Orlu-Owerri Road For Motorists, Says IPOB Responsible

The Nigerian Army has said that its troops uncovered four Improvised Explosive Devices, adding that they were planted by members of the Indigenous People of Biafra for motorists and other … Read More