SAN FRANCISCO, September 11, (THEWILL) - The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) say it generated N976.6 billion between January and August 2020 and is set to beat its record of 2019. A document released from the service through its Public Relations Office revealed that the service generated its highest revenue from...
BEVERLY HILLS, July 26, (THEWILL) - A former senator, businessman and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Buruji Kashamu has gone into hiding over renewed moves by the federal government to grab and extradite him to the United States where he has been a fugitive for over two...
BEVERLY HILLS, July 24, (THEWILL) - Nigerian-British professional boxer, Anthony Joshua, has advised Iron Mike Tyson, a former heavyweight champion, to steer clear of the heavyweight division even though he admires the retired boxer’s workout video. Tyson, who is making a comeback to the ring at 54 (last fight was in...
BEVERLY HILLS, July 25, (THEWILL) - Singer Oyebanjo Dapo, aka D'banj, has reached an agreement with Seyitan Babatayo, the lady who accused him of raping her in a Lagos hotel room in 2018. The parties have agreed to settle the matter out of court. An NGO, Stand To End Rape...
BEVERLY HILLS, July 24, (THEWILL) - Mike Tyson, the former world heavyweight champion who retired in 2005, has said he will make a comeback at age 54, fighting Roy Jones Jr. on September 12 in Los Angeles. On his Legends Only League website, Tyson announced the eight-round exhibition bout against...
BEVERLY HILLS, July 22, (THEWILL) - The government of the United Arab Emirates has given Nigerian citizens living in that country with expired visas up till August 17, 2020, to pack up their belongings and leave otherwise the wrath of the law awaits them. The Nigerian Embassy in capital Abu...
BEVERLY HILLS, July 22, (THEWILL) - The U.S. government abruptly ordered China to close its consulate in Houston in an “unprecedented escalation,” the Foreign Ministry said, in the latest sign of deteriorating ties between the world’s biggest economies. China said the move was unilaterally initiated by the U.S. and Beijing...
BEVERLY HILLS, July 22, (THEWILL) - Ekiti State governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19). The governor, who announced this via his verified twitter handle said he has gone into isolation. He tweeted; “I took my third Covid-19 test yesterday and it came back positive. I’m generally ok...
BEVERLY HILLS, July 20, (THEWILL) - Malam Isma’ila Isa Funtua, 76, who was Life Patron of International Press Institute and Newspapers Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN) as well as a very close associate of President Muhammadu Buhari, died at a hospital in Abuja where he drove himself to after...
BEVERLY HILLS, July 14, (THEWILL) - Nigeria has lost its first and only female fighter helicopter pilot, Flying Officer Tolulope Arotile, who fell in a fatal auto accident Monday at the NAF Base in Kaduna State. The Nigerian Air Force in a statement said Tolulope, who until her death was...