Presidency Reacts To EU Report On 2019 Elections

The Presidency on Saturday reacted to the 2019 election report by the European Union (EU) Election Observation Mission (EOM) which called for a reform of...

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...

Lagos Gov, Sanwo-Olu Swears In New Chief Judge

Lagos State  Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Thursday, June 13 swearing-in of Justice Kazeem Alogba as the acting Chief Judge of the state. The governor also said he will...

Address Me As “First Lady” Henceforth –Aisha Buhari

The wife of the President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs Aisha Buhari, on Thursday, at the presentation of awards to the former and current wives of Governors...

Atiku, PDP Seek Permission To Inspect INEC’s Server

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, on Thursday, prayed the Presidential tribunal to order the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)...

News

Kidnapping: Makinde Talk Tough On Insecurity, Vows Not To Allow Falae’s Ordeal Occur In Oyo State

Following calls for better security measures to tackle the spate of kidnappings across the country, especially in the Southwest region, the Oyo State Governor, Engr...

June 12:  Security Operatives Stop ‘O To Gee’ Rally In Ibadan 

A mass rally organised by an amalgamation of all socio-cultural and self determination groups in Yorubaland tagged Yoruba Summit Group has been disrupted by Department...

Guild Of Professional Bloggers Of Nigeria Set To Embark On “Walk Against Suicide” #WAS

The Guild of Professional Bloggers of Nigeria (GPBN) https://gpbnigeria.com/   in collaboration with ActionAid Nigeria  www.actionaid.org/nigeria , Lagos State Mediation Centre , https://lagosstate.gov.ng/blog/2018/04/30/citizens-mediation-centre-relocates-to-alausa-secretariat/   an agency under the Lagos State Ministry...

June 12: Makinde Grants Amnesty To 35 Prisoners

The Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde has granted amnesty to 35 convicted prisoners in commemoration of this year’s Democracy Day, June 12.  ...

Moghalu Blames Northern Leaders For Region’s Underdevelopment

The presidential candidate of the Young Progressive Party (YPP) in the 2019 elections, Kingsley Moghalu during a lecture at the Ra’ayi Initiative for Human Development...

Buhari Accepts Onnoghen’s Voluntary Retirement

President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the voluntary retirement and resignation of Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN). The President has also...

Politics

Ajimobi Boosts Morale Of Sacked LG/LCDA Chairmen

The immediate past governor of Oyo state, Senator Abiola Ajimobi boosted the morale of sacked local go chairmen by Governor Seyi Makinde by saying law...

Presidency Reacts To EU Report On 2019 Elections

The Presidency on Saturday reacted to the 2019 election report by the European Union (EU) Election Observation Mission (EOM) which called for a reform of...

Makinde Will Probe Ajimobi-Led APC Govt, Says Oyo PDP Publicity Sec

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State has disclosed that Governor Seyi Makinde will soon set up a commission to probe his predecessor; Abiola...

Address Me As “First Lady” Henceforth –Aisha Buhari

The wife of the President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs Aisha Buhari, on Thursday, at the presentation of awards to the former and current wives of Governors...

Atiku, PDP Seek Permission To Inspect INEC’s Server

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, on Thursday, prayed the Presidential tribunal to order the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)...

Buhari Took Advantage Of June 12 To Honour Himself –Former NBA Chairman

The immediate past Chairman, Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Ikeja branch, Adesina Ogunlana has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari does not doing Yoruba a favour by...

Business

Cowbell Chocolate Commences Get Up N Goal Promo

Promasidor Nigeria Limited has partnered with Supa Strikas to reward consumers in its Cowbell Chocolate Get Up N Goal promo, with fabulous prizes to be...

Heritage Bank Gets CIBN Nod On Established Academy, Trains 300 New Intakes

In line with its commitment to ensure greater efficiency and boost its workforce, Heritage Bank Plc has received a nod from the Chartered Institute of...

Promasidor Reaffirms Commitment To Employees Safety, Compliance To Regulations

Promasidor Nigeria Limited has restated its commitment to ensuring the safety of its employees and risk-free operations as it remains unwavering in adherence to health...

African Development Bank To Hold 54th Annual General Meeting

All is set for the African Development Bank (AFDB) to hold its 54th Annual General Meeting at Equatorial Guinea. "When you put your forces together,...

Terragon Achieves Global ISO 27001 Certification

Terragon Group, Africa’s leading data and marketing technology company, today announced that it has received ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification, the international standard outlining best practices for...

Kenneth Ekhuemelo Receives Hymnodia Car Prize In Church Amidst Jubilation

Kenneth Ekhuemelo, the inaugural winner of Hymnodia, has been presented with a brand-new car, the star prize of the triple ‘E’ (entertainment, education and edification)...

Entertainment

Obi Of Onitsha, Columbia Business School’s Alumni Visit Nollywood Portraits Exhibition, Commend Artist Iké Udé

The Obi of Onitsha, His Royal Majesty Nnaemeka Alfred Achebe, CFR, and members of Columbia Business School’s Alumni Club have commended New York based, Nigerian...

Falz Reveals Why He Stopped Going To Church

Popular Nigerian rapper, Folarinde Falana, popularly known as Falz, has given reasons why he stopped going to church. Falz reveled this in a new interview...

Iké Udé’s ‘Nollywood Portraits: A Radical Beauty’ Photography Exhibition opens in Lagos

Arts connoisseurs, Corporate gurus, Celebrities Grace Nollywood Portraits Photography Exhibition   New York based, Nigerian born fine art photographer, Iké Udé’s solo photography exhibition has...

Naira Marley Gets N2M Bail

Nigerian rapper, Naira Marley  has been granted bail in the sum of N2m with landed properties in Lagos as sureties. This was done after his second...

Davido Hits 10 Million Followers On Instagram

Nigerian pop singer, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido has hit 10 million followers on Instagram. Davido became the first Nigerian artist to achieve such...

Ex-BBN Housemates Recommend Heritage Bank’s Octopus For Seamless Operations

The Heritage Bank’s revolutionary advanced intelligent digital experience, known as Octopus has been endorsed by the 2018 Big Brother Double Wahala (season-3) housemates for its...

Fashion and Lifestyle

Harry Styles Bespoke And Fabrics Launches In Lagos

Harry Styles Bespoke and Fabrics has launched its shop in Lagos. The event attracts many people in the society including the traditional ruler of Shasha...

The 2018 GTBank Fashion Weekend Model Casting Call Holds Oct. 2

Calling All Models! Have you got what it takes to strut the runways of Africa’s biggest fashion event? Then, the GTBank Fashion Weekend is looking...

Stephanie Linus Announces Season 2 Of Her Reality TV Show For Couples, Make Me Fabulous!

The unscripted, love-filled and one-of-its-kind Reality TV Show created to rekindle the spark in marriages is back with a bang! After much anticipation, Nollywood actress...

Style Spotlight: Mariam Mohammed Steps Out In Walid Atallah For Magazine Launch

Mariam Mohammed, the stylish communications expert and publisher of Maktoub Magazine unveiled a special edition of her magazine over the weekend and her look was...

Nigeria’s Leading Contemporary Female Shoe Designer, Fabfeet Fashion Launches New Website

Fabfeet, a leading Nigerian shoe brand for women is pleased to announce the launch of her new website. Having been in the pipeline for the...

Photos: Nollywood Actress Genevieve Nnaji Completes Her Estate In Abuja

Popular Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji has completed the construction of her estate in Abuja. She had shared the photo of the building two years ago...

Inside Lagos

Lagos Gov, Sanwo-Olu Swears In New Chief Judge

Lagos State  Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Thursday, June 13 swearing-in of Justice Kazeem Alogba as the acting Chief Judge of the state. The governor also said he will...

Sanwo-Olu Inaugurates 9th Lagos Assembly, Promises To Uphold Separation Of Powers

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Friday inaugurated the 9th Lagos State House of Assembly just as Hon. Mudashiru Obasa returns as Speaker. Governor Sanwo-Olu...

Sanwo-Olu Sworn-In As 6th Democratically Elected Governor Of Lagos State

Governor Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu on Wednesday officially took over as the 6th democratically elected Governor and 15th Governor of Lagos State, promising to walk the...

Ambode Hands Over Power To Sanwo-olu In Lagos

The outgoing Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday handed over the reins of government in Lagos State to the Governor elect, Babajide Sanwoolu....

I Have Served Humanity To My Best –Ambode

The outgoing Governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, said that he has served humanity to his best and posterity will judge him. Ambode spoke...

Sanwo-Olu Promises To End Apapa Gridlock Within 60 Days In Office

The Lagos State governor-elect, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has promised to end the gridlock in the Apapa area of the state within the first 60 days of...

Opinion

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...

Reminder! God Does Not Need A Personal Assistant

By Motunrayo Alaka There are many times we think of God as an overburdened Chief Executive Officer. We imagine that His workload has now become...

Different Twin Of Same Instinct: Like Kehinde, Like Taiwo

It is no more news that the Tribune Group Politics Editor, Taiwo Adisa is the newly appointed Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to Governor Seyi Makinde....

What Oyo State People Want From Governor Seyi Makinde By Ojo Aderemi

The gubernatorial elections in Oyo State (in South-West Nigeria) had more than a phase; it moved from being political to personal, comic and petty. I...

Segun Agbaje, Building A Great African Institution Through Digital Transformation

By Steve Coomber When is a bank not a bank? That is a question Segun Agbaje, the multiple award-winning CEO and Managing Director of Nigeria’s...

Education

British Council partners Young Readers Library To Launch 30 Books Challenge 2019

The British Council has partnered with the Young Readers Library to launch the 2019 edition of the 30 Books Challenge, which will build on the...

JAMB Releases 4,536 More UTME Results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released another 4, 636 more results of its recently conducted Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The board’s...

GTBank Improves Access To Education For Children In Rural Communities With #BeatTheDistance Initiative

As the country marks the 2019 Children’s Day, leading Nigerian Bank, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTBank) has launched a nationwide initiative, tagged #BeatTheDistance, to improve...

Oyo Commits More Than N61bn To Tertiary, Secondary Education In 7 Years –Ajimobi

Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, on Wednesday disclosed that the state had committed about N46bn to funding of state-owned tertiary institutions in the last...

Oyo Public Primary School Teachers Begin Indefinite Strike

The public primary school teachers in Oyo State yesterday commenced an indefinite strike to press home their demand in the area of delay in salaries...

Oyo Commits More Than N61bn To Tertiary, Secondary Education In 7 Years –Ajimobi

Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, on Wednesday disclosed that the state had committed about N46bn to funding of state-owned tertiary institutions in the last...

Technology

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...

Oyo Owns Tech-U Wholly, Not Me –Ajimobi

Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has put to rest the controversy surrounding the ownership of The First Technical University, Ibadan, saying that the institution...

Nigeria Attracts Over $100m Investments In ICT

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Dubai, United Arab Emirate at the Annual Investment Meeting 2019 announced that young Nigerians Entrepreneurs have attracted investments worth...

Globacom To Launch Mobile Money

Nigeria’s financial inclusion initiative would take a giant stride as Globacom says it was ready to bring innovation to the financial transaction process in the...

Mark Zuckerberg Now 5th Richest In The World

Mark Zuckerberg added $6.2 billion to his net worth Thursday, jumping two places to No. 5 on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, after his Facebook Inc....

Sports

Pres. Buhari Congratulates Super Falcons For Winning WAFU Women’s Cup

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Falcons for putting up a superlative performance that saw them emerging as 2019 WAFU Women’s Cup Champions, with...

NBA And Youtube Partner To Launch Live Games On League’s First Channel Dedicated To Fans In Sub-Saharan Africa

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa- The National Basketball Association (NBA) (NBA.com) and YouTube (YouTube.com) today announced the launch of the NBA’s first YouTube channel dedicated to fans in...

Bill Clinton Lauds 8yr-Old Nigerian Boy For Winning Chess Championship

A former US President, Bill Clinton, has congratulated the eight year-old Nigerian chess champion, Tanitoluwa Adewunmi and also invited him and his parents to his...

GTBank Masters Cup Season 8 Enters Quarter Finals Stage

Sixteen teams across the Male and female categories are set to compete in the quarter-finals stage of the GTBank Masters Cup. The tournament, which is...

GTBank Sponsors 2019 Lagos International Polo Tournament

Some of the most renowned indigenous and international polo teams are set to convene in Lagos, Nigeria to compete for highly coveted trophies in the...

Heritage Bank, Para-Powerlifting Body Task Stakeholders To Build Generational, Healthy Athletes

Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Heritage Bank Plc, Ifie Sekibo has tasked stakeholders in the sports industry to key into the vision of the bank...