Gov Fayemi Celebrates His Aide, Akin Rotimi At 40
In a rare show of loyalty, Ekiti State governor, Kayode Fayemi has taken his Facebook page to celebrate his Special Adviser on Communications and Strategy, Akin Rotimi as the later marks his 40th birthday on Saturday, Almost three years as the 2nd term governor in…
Forbe List: Dangote Remains The Richest Man In Africa
Nigeria’s richest cement tycoon, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, remains Africa’s richest man, according to Forbes magazine as he remains listed on the continent’s 18 richest people list
Rev. Chris Okotie Denies Death Rumour
The waves of death rumours hit the senior pastor of Household of God, Reverend Christopher Okotie yesterday. He has however denied the rumours making the round that he died yesterday in his Lagos home. A statement by his media manager, Pastor Ladi Ayodeji described the…
ARISE TV MD, Ijeoma Nwogwugwu, Named the Most Powerful Woman in Journalism in Nigeria
The Managing Director of ARISE TV, Ms. Ijeoma Nwogwugwu, has been named the ‘Most Powerful Woman in Journalism in Nigeria,’ by Women in Journalism Africa (WiJAFRICA).Nwogwugwu, a former Editor of THISDAY Newspaper, was listed among 24 others in WiJAfrica’s list of “25 Most Powerful” women in…
Court Sentences Funke Akindele, Husband, To 14-Day Community Service
A Magistrate court sitting in Lagos on Monday sentenced Nollywood Actress Funke Akindele, and her husband Abdulrasheed Bello a.k.a JJC skills to 14 days community service each. They are to serve three hours per day excluding Saturday and Sunday. They must each visit 10 public…
Senator Ben Murray Bruce’s Wife, Evelyn, Is Dead
A former Senator representing Bayelsa East Senatorial District, Ben Murray-Bruce, has lost his wife, Evelyn, to cancer. Murray-Bruce made this disclosure on Friday via his verified Twitter handle. He wrote: “I’m broken. Just lost my beautiful wife to cancer. She was my best friend for…
Actress Patience Oseni Dies After Illness
Nollywood world has been thrown into mourning as actress Patience Oseni passed on. She died on Monday, February 17, 2020 in Calabar, Cross River State, following a battle with stroke and weight. She was said to have relocated to Calabar with hope that her daughter…
Victor Olaiya, Nigerian Highlife Musician, Dies At 89
The Doyen of Highlife music in Nigeria, Dr. Victor Abimbola Olaiya, is dead. His death was announced by the Managing Director of Evergreen Music Company Limited, Bimbo Esho, on Wednesday. The statement said Olaiya died on Wednesday at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital on Wednesday…
Idris Abdulkareem Owes, Beats Landlord In Lagos
Hip-hop musician, Idris Abdulkareem, has been been arrested by the police for allegedly beating his landlord, Oladipo Abimbola. Abdulkareem was said to have been reported at Area F Police Command in Lagos State. He was subsequently arrested. We gathered that Abimbola, who owns the property…
APC Fixes Anambra Governorship Forms At N22.5m, Announces Date For Primaries
Medaner said that the party would start the sales of expression of interest and nomination forms for the election at the party’s national secretariat from April 15 to June 8.
Gov. Akeredolu Renews Fight With Former Deputy, Calls Police To Retrieve Vehicles
To this end, the Governor has enlisted the help of the state Commissioner of Police, CP Bolaji Salami, to recover the vehicles.
Why Lead Africa Is Supporting Africa’s Startup Businesses-Olanrewaju
Olanrewaju stated this on Tuesday during interactions with journalists in Lagos at the StartUp Afrika event in partnership with State of Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany.
Only Corrupt PDP Chiefs That Are Defecting To APC – Tambuwal
They reiterated their commitment to the electronic transmission of election results, urging the National Assembly to amend the Electoral Act to reflect the critical electoral reform.