NASS landlords – Lawmakers who have spent 20 years in Senate, House of Reps

Since Nigeria’s return to democracy in 1999, Nigeria has had four presidents – Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Yar’Adua, Goodluck Jonathan and incumbent Major General Muhammadu Buhari (back). Each of the 36 states would have at least three governors during that period, but it would be worse if any of the rulers spent one four-year term. But … Read more

ALERT:Monkeypox more deadly in patients with other ailments –Virologist

Medical Virologist and Immunologist at Adeleke University, Ede, Osun State, Drs. Oladipo Kolawole, said monkeypox mostly kills patients with commorbidity. According to him the virus can infect patients due to illnesses that can lead to death. In 2022, the first death toll from the disease in Nigeria was reported in a 40-year-old patient with low … Read more

Nigeria to lag behind without innovation, technology — Microbiologist

A post-doctoral researcher at Michael Smith Laboratories, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of British Columbia, Canada, Dr Olumuyiwa Igbalajobi, said Nigeria would continue to lag behind without incorporating innovation, science, and technology into its system. Speaking in an interview with our correspondent, Igbalajobi said that over the years, the Nigerian education sector was underfunded, … Read more

I’ll return Nigeria to rightful owners, jubilant Obi makes five promises

The former Governor of Anambra Region, Mr. Peter Obi, has promised to return Nigeria to its rightful owners after his appearance as the Labor Party’s presidential candidate. Saying this in his welcome address received by our correspondent on Monday. PUNCH reported that Obi had resigned from Labor after Prof. Pat Utomi and other candidates stepped … Read more

NCC licenses Elon Musk’s Starlink to provide internet service in Nigeria

Nigeria has commissioned Elon Musk’s Starlink, a satellite internet platform used by SpaceX, which provides internet satellite access to 32 countries where its use is licensed. This was posted on Twitter by the richest man in the world, Elon Must with his Twitter handle. Nairametrics also confirmed this with the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC. Starlink … Read more