Eliud Kipchoge smashes own world record in Berlin

The world’s fastest marathon runner, Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge Sunday broke his own record to win the Berlin Marathon. Kipchoge clocked a new world record 2:01:09 to surpass his own 2018 Berlin record of 2:01:39 minutes. Read also: Runners enthusiastic as Access Bank Lagos City Marathon returns as full race The two-time Olympic gold medalist earned his … Read more

$20b Nigerian diaspora remittances, four times FDI investments in 2021 – Buhari

The $20 billion remitted to Nigeria by Nigerians in the diaspora in year 2021, represents four times the Foreign Direct Investment(FDI), into the country, under the same period, President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed. The president made the revelation while speaking at the Townhall meeting with Nigerians in the diaspora on Saturday, on the sidelines of … Read more

Wike gives recipe for solving PDP presidential campaign logjam

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has given what he considers a window to resolving the logjam that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential campaigns have become. In a major press encounter in Brick House in Port Harcourt Friday morning, the embattled governor said his fight was for unity of Nigeria and justice to the … Read more

A Simple Way To Cut ‘Bad’ Body Fat And Diabetes Risk In Men – Finds New Study

This study has shown that an increasingly common hobby can help men lose “bad” body fat and lower their risk of developing diseases like diabetes. A large review of the evidence that appeared in the peer-reviewed International Journal of Circumpolar Health suggests that taking a dip in cold water may help men lose “bad” body fat and lower their … Read more

How states can boost internally generated revenue, by Experts

Experts in the financial sector say state governments can significantly boost internally generated revenue if they leverage technology, especially in the tax collection process. Thomas Ezeh, regional head for the North and Abuja business at Interswitch, an African integrated payments and digital commerce platform company, said states are still performing below capacity in terms of … Read more

ALMA Spots A Hot Bubble Near Supermassive Black Hole – That Makes A Full Loop In Just 70 Mins

Astronomers have found evidence of a “hot spot” orbiting Sagittarius A*, the black hole at the centre of our galaxy, using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA). This discovery provides crucial insight into the mysterious and ever-changing surroundings of our supermassive black hole. “We think we’re looking at a hot bubble of gas zipping around … Read more

Nigeria to create 840,000 jobs from energy transition – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday in New York expressed his confidence that Nigeria’s energy transition plan would put the nation on the path of prosperity and guide the rapid expansion of related industries, with 840,000 jobs created by 2060. President Buhari stated this at a closed-door meeting with the Secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio … Read more