Air Peace Plane Loses Tyre While Landing In Lagos Airport

Tragedy averted yesterday in Lagos as an Air Peace flight lost one of its tyres while landing at Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA). The aircraft,...

Our Priority Is To Create More Jobs –Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja said that the priority of his administration “is to create as many jobs as possible.” Buhari made this...

Sanwo-Olu Honours Jakande At 90, Names Estate After Lagos’ First Civilian Governor

…Tinubu: ‘Unbroken Progressive Governance Part Of Jakande’s Legacies’ …Jakande Due For National Honour, Says Osoba Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said on Tuesday said...

I’ll Continue To Fight Financial Impunity –Magu

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has said that he would continue to fight financial impunity as he...

Shiite/Police Clash: Presidency Feels Very Sad About The Killings –Adesina

Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, while reacting to the Shiite/police clash in Abuja, on Channels Television breakfast...

News

Air Peace Plane Loses Tyre While Landing In Lagos Airport

Tragedy averted yesterday in Lagos as an Air Peace flight lost one of its tyres while landing at Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA). The aircraft,...

I’ll Continue To Fight Financial Impunity –Magu

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has said that he would continue to fight financial impunity as he...

IGP Adamu Briefs President Buhari On IMN/Police Clash

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr Mohammed Adamu, yesterday briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on security situation across the country; particularly the activities of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), popularly...

NYSC Member Serving With Channels TV Dies In Shiite, Police Clash

Precious Owolabi, a member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) serving with Channels Television who was one of the casualties in the violent confrontation...

Again, Shiite Protesters Clash With Security Operatives In Abuja

A protest by members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) known as Shiite has turned violent on Monday in Abuja, Premium Times report. Also...

Nigeria Partners Siemens To Generate 7,000MW Of Electricity By 2021

The Federal Government of Nigeria has signed an agreement with German-based company Siemens to generate 7,000 megawatts of electricity by 2021. Also Read: LCCI Lauds...

Politics

Oyetola, Nigeria Ethnic Nationalities Walk For Osun 

The Governor of Osun state, Mr. Gboyega Oyetola is expected on Saturday, July 27, to lead all ethnic nationalities in Osogbo, the capital of Osun...

Our Priority Is To Create More Jobs –Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja said that the priority of his administration “is to create as many jobs as possible.” Buhari made this...

Voter Apathy, Challenge To Good Governance –LASIEC

Low turnout among eligible voters and general lack of interest in the political process has been identified as a great challenge to democracy and good...

Shiite/Police Clash: Presidency Feels Very Sad About The Killings –Adesina

Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, while reacting to the Shiite/police clash in Abuja, on Channels Television breakfast...

Buhari Nominates Aregbesola, Keyamo, Ikpeazor, Akpabio As Ministers

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed former governor of Osun state, Rauf Aregbesola, former governor of Akwa Ibom Godswill Akpabio, and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria...

Criticise Adelabu’s Spending On Election, Not Makinde’s Assets, PDP Tells APC Chief

Oyo State Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Kunmi Mustapha, has described the reactions of Oyo State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress...

Business

LCCI Lauds CBN On New Lending Policy

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry has commended the Central Bank of Nigeria on its latest lending policy for deposit money banks. The CBN...

Malta Guinness Shares Love With Zaria Emirate

Malta Guinness Shares Love With Zaria Emirate Nigeria’s premium non-alcoholic Malt Drink, and Official Malt Drink of the Zaria and Bauchi Durbar Festivals, celebrated with...

Register To Be Part Of TORA Africa Riders

TORA Africa is planning to train 50 people on how to ride motorcycles in Lagos. For the next 3 weeks at our Ikorodu & Iyana-Ipaja...

GTBank Named Best Bank In Africa At Euromoney Awards

  …Also emerges Best Bank in Nigeria for a record 9th time   Foremost African financial institution Guaranty Trust Bank plc has been named the Best...

Airtel Africa lists On NSE

Airtel Africa Plc has on Tuesday (yesterday) listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), promising to build leadership position that would create values to all...

Nuture Technology Launches Moneybag.ng

…Partners with Interswitch, GTBank, FBN Insurance, others. A Lagos based indigenous technology firm, Nuture Technology Service Limited has launched Moneybag.ng which is an online savings...

Entertainment

R Kelly Arrested On Sex Trafficking And Child Pornography Charges

American R&B superstar, R. Kelly has been arrested on child pornography and other charges, the New York Times reported, in the latest criminal investigation into...

Nicki Minaj Withdraws From Saudi Arabia Concert

American popp star, Nicki Minaj has pulled out of a concert in Saudi Arabia because she says she wants to show support for women’s rights, gay...

Popular Comedian, Open Teeth Takes The Center Stage

By Sunday Adebayo It is no longer news that the Nigerian entertainment industry is thriving, taking a much-coveted spot as one of the country’s largest...

#BBNaija: Meet 21 Housemates For ‘Pepper Dem’ Season

The Big Brother Naija season 4 is back in Nigeria with 21 housemates that will be in the house for 11 weeks. Meet the 21...

Why I Married Adekunle Gold –Simi

Popular Nigerian songstress, Simi has revealed the reason why she decided to marry  Adekunle Gold. Simi who signed the ‘for better for worse’ contract with Adekunle Gold earlier this year...

‘Think Of Sex Before Committing Suicide’ –Monalisa  Stephen:

A Social media model Monalisa Stephen has said on her Instagram page advised those who are depressed or downtrodden to think twice before committing suicide...

Fashion and Lifestyle

My Life And Wife Are In Danger –Dakolo

Nigerian artiste, Timi Dakolo has expressed concerns over the safety of his family, after what he termed ‘strange men with guns’ who visited their residence...

Police Gives Reasons For Inviting Timi, Busola Dakolo

...Dakolo Accuses Pastor Fatoyinbo Of Bribing Security Officials   The Nigeria Police Force says it is not arresting popular Nigerian musician, Timi Dakolo, and wife,...

How To Tell If A Woman Had An Orgasm!

Asking a woman this deal-breaker question, “Did you come?” after you thought that she did can be super awkward. And what is organism? The orgasm is widely...

COZA Rape Allegation: Tuface Issues Stern Warning To Nigerians Practising ‘Religion’

Veteran Nigerian artiste, Innocent Idibia popularly known as Tuface or  has break silence concerning the ongoing rape allegations against the founder of Commonwealth Zion Assembly (COZA), Biodun Fatoyinbo. Also read: Sam Adeyemi,...

How The Silence I Had To Keep After Sexual Abuse Slowly Killed Me –TY Bello

The popular Nigerian singer and photographer, TY Bello has narrated her inner struggles with sexual abuse that she had to endure and how it almost...

God Will Grant My Husband Grace To Know What To Do –Omodele Fatoyinbo

The wife of the Senior Pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo,  Pastor Omodele has prayed to God to grant her husband...

Inside Lagos

Voter Apathy, Challenge To Good Governance –LASIEC

Low turnout among eligible voters and general lack of interest in the political process has been identified as a great challenge to democracy and good...

Sanwo-Olu Honours Jakande At 90, Names Estate After Lagos’ First Civilian Governor

…Tinubu: ‘Unbroken Progressive Governance Part Of Jakande’s Legacies’ …Jakande Due For National Honour, Says Osoba Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said on Tuesday said...

LAWMA Clears Adeniji-Adele Canal

…Urges Residents To Embrace Recycling Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has commenced an intensive clearing exercise to unclog the Adeniji-Adele Road canal, just as it...

Lagos Conducts Test For Model College Candidates

The Lagos State Government has conducted the 2019 Screening Test for about 11,000 candidates seeking admission into Lagos State Junior Model Colleges and Upgraded Junior...

Sanwo-Olu Nominates 25 Commissioners, Special Advisers

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Sunday, transmitted a list of Commissioner-designates to the House of Assembly for ratification. The list contained twenty five names,...

Traffic: Lagos Residents Hail Electronic Toll System In Lekki

…Laud Sanwo-Olu Over Free Access At Toll Plazas A cross section of Lagos residents and motorists on Friday commended the State Government for proposing a...

Opinion

REJOINDER: Seyi Makinde And The “Solo Makinde” Syndrome

By Engr Akeem Olatunji   Once material gain exchanges hand, professionalism eludes journalism and objectivity gets a new habitat in dustbin. The article credited to...

Osun: Now That The Strife Is Over! By abiodun KOMOLAFE

The 2018 Osun governorship election has been effectively concluded. The good, the bad and the ugly have met at the table - in an exercise that was,...

Can Dead People Return? By Felix Oboagwina

I arrived early for a ministration assignment at a CAC branch recently. They were doing Sunday School. During the post-lesson interactive session, a matter cropped...

South-West Security And Our Governors’ Dilemma By abiodun KOMOLAFE

Osun Economic and Investment Summit is reportedly put on hold! Earlier scheduled to take place between 25th and 27th, June 2019, reports had it that...

Osun, Economic Summit Is Serious Business! By abiodun KOMOLAFE

In a few days’ time, Osun will be organising an Economic and Investment Summit to “redirect and recommend strategies which will drive meaningful youth employment,...

Kokori, As Metaphor For June 12 Heroes By Felix Oboagwina

Frank Ovie Kokori has suffered, really suffered! Physically. Psychologically. Politically. Professionally. This diminutive labour leader has passed through “hell.” Today, he spends his life savings...

Education

Lagos Conducts Test For Model College Candidates

The Lagos State Government has conducted the 2019 Screening Test for about 11,000 candidates seeking admission into Lagos State Junior Model Colleges and Upgraded Junior...

UI Begins E-Voting, Elect Aremu, Others As Governing Council Reps

Sequel to the approval given by its Senate, the University of Ibadan on Friday elected Congregation Representatives into its Governing Council through electronic Voting. The...

U.S. Universities Offer $7.5m Scholarships To Nigerian Students

More than 303 Nigerian students from the 17 states of southern Nigeria have received no less than $7.5 million in full or partial scholarships from...

ISI Muslim Parents File 11 New Court Cases Against UI, ISI, Principal, Others Over Hijab Adoration

With the resumption of Hijab crisis at the International School Ibadan, owned by the University of Ibadan, parents of some Muslim pupils of the school,...

Oyo Counterpart Funding For UBEC/SUBEB Projects Ready, Says Oyo Govt

The Oyo State Government on Wednesday said its counterpart fund for the Federal Government/ Universal Basic Education Commission and the Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board...

Oyo Govt Bans Illegal Fees Collection In Primary, Secondary Schools

The Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde has placed a ban on illegal fee collections in all Primary and Secondary schools owned by the...

Technology

NIGF2019: NCC Hinges Nigeria’s 122 Million Internet Users’ Protection On Effective Governance

Nigeria's Internet users, whose database hit 122 million in May this year, will be more protected online through a synergistic collaboration among various organisations and...

Telecoms Infrastructure Are Critical National Assets” –Dare

The Executive Commissioner Stakeholder Management at the Nigerian Communications Commission, Sunday Dare, restated the imperative for all citizens to safeguard telecommunication infrastructure across the country...

Twitter Ready To Flag Abusive Tweets Of World Leaders Including Pres. Trump

Twitter said its ready to come down hard on abusive tweets including those from politicians and world leaders that break its rules but which it...

Lagos To Fund Tech-Driven Models For Urban Development –Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Wednesday pledged his administration's support and funding for entrepreneurs with new technologies that possess business models capable of...

Heritage Bank Empowers ‘HB Lab’ Tech Start-Ups’ Winners With $40,000 Grants

As part of its efforts to support Nigeria’s aspiration and roadmap to become a leading Information Communication Technology (ICT) Hub in Africa, Heritage Bank Plc,...

WAYSA President Expresses Worrisome Over Africans Lagging Behind In Handling Big Data Techniques

Despite the fact that data is now the most valuable commodity, the President of West African Young Statisticians, Mr. Oyebimpe Adeniji has expressed worrisome over...

Sports

Lagos International Badminton Classics To Commence On Wednesday

The Fifth Edition of the Lagos International Badminton Classics is set to commence on Wednesday, July 24, 2019, at the Indoor Sports Hall of the...

Algeria Defeats Senegal To Win 2nd AFCON

The Desert Warriors of Algeria have won their first African Cup of Nations (AFCON) title since 1990. They defeated the Teranga Lions of Senegal by a lone goal in...

AFCON 2019: Ighalo Emerges Top Goal Scorer

Nigeria’s Super Eagles’ Odion Ighalo has emerged the top goal scorer of the African Cup of Nations 2019. Ighalo won the golden boot with five...

Mikel Announces Retirement From National Team

Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi has announced his retirement from the national team. “At the age of 32 it’s time for me to retire from...

Pinnick Dismissed As CAF Vice-President

President, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick has been sacked as the first vice president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF). The action was...

AFCON: Nigeria Defeat Tunisia To Win Bronze Medal

The Super Eagles of Nigeria has defeated Tunisia to win their eighth bronze medal of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Odion Ighalo handed Gernot...

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