5 things to know about Facebook’s cryptocurrency
Facebook has unveiled plans for a global cryptocurrency which the social networking giant hopes will provide an alternative to cash, credit cards and bank transfers as from year 2020. Here are five things you need to know about Libra.
June 12: An activist narrates how he was scarred for democracy
In 1998, shortly after the death of Chief M.K.O. Abiola in prison, Toyin Okanlawon, along with other students of the Obafemi Awolowo University, took to the streets to protest the passing of the winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election. However, what was meant to be a peaceful protest soon turned into a bloodbath as security agents opened fire on the protesters. Many lost their lives, while some ended up losing a limb or two at the operating theatre.
Kano commission accuses Emir Sanusi of misappropriating over N4bn
Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission has accused the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II of misappropriating over Four Billion naira. Here are some of the alleged financial malfeasance leveled against the former Central Bank of Nigeria Governor.
Nigerians set the agenda for President Muhammadu Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has been sworn in for a second term. As the Nigerian leader begins work on the next four years of his administration, here are a few things Nigerians would love to see between now and 2023.
20 years of democracy: Nigerians speak
Today marks 20 years since the military handed over power to a democratically elected civilian government. But how has Nigeria fared in the past two decades of uninterrupted democratic rule?
Understanding postpartum depression
Postpartum depression is a complex mix of physical, emotional, and behavioral changes that happens in a woman after childbirth. Postpartum depression impacts negatively on the woman's mental health and often begins within four weeks after delivery. GTV highlights its effect on women and the importance of mental healthcare in Nigeria.
Sambisa Forest: A tourist centre
Formerly a safari, the Sambisa forest, which covers an area of about 600,000 square kilometres, was captured by Boko Haram in 2013. After the Nigerian Army partially reclaimed the infamous kidnapping and killing field, the Nigerian government is now ready to restore the reclaimed forest to its old glory.
No justice for a rhino poacher trampled by an elephant, then eaten by lions
South Africa, which has about 80% of the world's remaining Rhinos just witnessed a gruesome murder of a poacher. After been killed by an elephant, the said poacher was then eaten by a pride of lions in Kruger National Park, South Africa.