Almost 141,000 died from pneumonia in Nigeria in 2016
A new report by Save the Children International-Nigeria has revealed that the country recorded about 140,520 deaths of under-five children because of pneumonia in 2016 alone. That is a disturbing 16 deaths every hour.
Stan Lee passes away
Stan Lee, the man who co-created Marvel Comics, has died at the age of 95.
Obasanjo speaks on importance of AfCFTA, opportunities in Nigeria’s oil & gas industry
Former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo speaks on the importance of the African Continental Free Trade Area and the opportunities available to domestic investors in the development of Nigeria’s oil and gas industry.
Gas flaring on the rise in Nigeria
Nigeria has the 7th largest gas reserves in the world, as well as the largest in Africa. But the country continues to lose an estimated $2.5billion each year to gas flaring.
City dominate United to win Manchester derby
Manchester City stormed back to the top of the Premier League with a 3-1 derby win at home to Manchester United on Sunday as Liverpool maintained their title challenge to the champions with a 2-0 victory over Fulham
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Liverpool continue title push against fading Fulham
Liverpool returned to the top of the Premier League table — temporarily at least — with a 2-0 win at home to basement club Fulham at Anfield on Sunday.
Chinese news agency debuts news anchor powered by artificial intelligence
China’s state-owned news agency Xinhua Saturday debuted a robotic news anchor that it said are powered by artificial intelligence at the fifth World Internet Conference.
Google Honours Christy Essien-Igbokwe With Doodle
Late Nigerian singer and actress Christy Essien-Igbokwe has been honoured by the tech giant Google with a doodle on her 58th posthumous birthday.
Buratai assures Nigerians of absolute victory over Boko Haram
Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai on Friday assured Nigerians of ‘absolute victory’ over Boko Haram, the terrorist group that has since 2012 carried out attacks on Nigerian communities, killing over 20,000 people and leaving an estimated 2.4 million displaced.
Blown or unblown: Is your fave artist a top dog?
Joey Akan he looks at why every music artist, even in Nigeria, is both blown and ‘unblown’.