The Senate has begun a fresh electoral reform which has mandated the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to adopt the much-awaited electronic voting method for future polls. The lawmakers also compelled INEC to operate an electronic database into which all results in an election should be transmitted. A bill to […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that 149,576 votes were cancelled in Kogi State due to violence, ballot box snatching and other incidences that characterised last Saturday’s governorship election. The commission declared Governor Yahaya Bello as the governor-elect for another four-year term. Bello, who contested on the platform […]

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiohmole, on Monday, said President Muhammadu Buhari has a “brand new baby boy”. He said this in reference to the emergence of APC governorship candidate, David Lyon, as Bayelsa Governor-Elect. Oshiomhole spoke to newsmen after he and other APC leaders […]

Nigerian alternative music star, Simi Ogunleye, has deemed the audience ‘unrealistic’ expectations from the artist as one of the main issues plaguing the music industry. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that in a series of Twitter posts @simplysimi, she noted that Nigerian musicians are forced to cater to the […]

Spain wrapped up their successful Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a 5-0 win against Romania. Fabian Ruiz gave the three-times European champions an early lead with a close-range finish before Gerard Moreno flicked home Santi Cazorla’s cross. Moreno side-footed in his second of the game before Adrian Rus turned the […]

Italy recorded one of the biggest wins in their history as they completed their successful Euro 2020 qualifying campaign by thrashing Armenia 9-1. Ciro Immobile and Nicolo Zaniolo both scored twice while Chelsea’s Jorginho converted a penalty in the second half. Nicolo Barella, Alessio Romagnoli, Riccardo Orsolini and Federico Chiesa […]

Lionel Messi scored an injury-time penalty as Argentina rescued a draw in their friendly with South American rivals Uruguay in Tel Aviv. Messi’s Barcelona team-mate Luis Suarez had given Uruguay a second-half lead from a free-kick before Martin Caceres handled in the area. The Argentina captain nonchalantly rolled in his […]

Nigerian singer and songwriter,  Simi has premiered the visual to her single titled “Selense“, produced by Vtek. The song draws inspiration from classic African highlife. A timeless classic that is perfect for all seasons. Finally, the video was shot and directed by by Adasa Cookey.  

The Minister of State for Labour, Festus Keyamo (SAN), has congratulated the candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa States, Yahaya Bello and David Lyon, for emerging victorious. Keyamo, on his official Twitter page said Bello deserved the victory. He further encouraged […]

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Monday disclosed that Imo State has recorded the highest number of cybercrimes in the South-East geo-political Region. The commission also declared that it has convicted over 90 suspects for various financial crimes within the South East this year alone. Regional Commander of the […]