GTBank Lagos State Principals Cup Enters Semi Finals Stage

The semi-final matches of the 2017 GTBank Lagos State Principals Cup (Season 8) are set to hold on Wednesday the 24th of May, 2017 at the Onikan Stadium in Lagos. With 27 goals scored in the quarter-finals stage of the

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Friends mourn OAU Final year student who was stabbed to death

While police are working to apprehend the killer(s) of Ayoola Ayorinde a.k.a AYbillion, a final year student of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, who was stabbed to death outside the school campus last Wednesday, bereaved friends of the deceased,

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Kano Fruit sellers admit to using carbide to ripen fruits

Sellers of fruits in Kano State under the umbrella of the State Branch of the Nigerian Fruit Sellers Association admitted to using carbide, a chemical compound that is industrially used in the production of calcium cyanamide for fertilizer and also

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Bisola joins TMC music label

Big Brother Nigeria(BBN) reality show first runner-up, Bisola Aiyeola, has signed a deal with creative agency powerhouse, Temple Management Company (TMC). TMC has singer Iyanya and others in its stable. Read also: Why i broke up with Bisola– BBN star’s

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Lagos commences review of Newspaper Law

The Lagos State government says it has started the process of reviewing the existing Newspaper Law in the state. The State’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, disclosed this on Tuesday to newsmen at a press conference on

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Nigeria’s democracy: power doesn’t belong to the People, Hon. Gbajabiamila

Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, says Nigeria’s democracy was at variance with other democracies of the world. Read also: Declare June 12 Democracy Day – Obasa Gbajabiamila stated this on Tuesday at a special sitting of

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Moji Olaiya: Yomi Fash-Lanso, Funke Adesiyan attack colleagues on social media

Nollywood actor Yomi Fash-Lanso and actress Funke Adesiyan have attacked some of their colleagues online in different posts. Fash-Lanso in a post on his Instagram page, officialyomifashlanso1, condemned those criticising Governor Ayodele Fayose over allegation that he snubbed burial committee

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Court awards N36.5m damages against pharmacist Council of Nigeria

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, has awarded N36.5million as damages in favour of Edichart Investments Limited, Mr. Samuel Edih and Mr. Alezander Ani Eton, against Pharmacist Council of Nigeria, Lagos State Task Force on Counterfeit Processed Food and

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(Video) Watch best of Nigerian Henry Onyekuru as he is close to sign for Arsenal

Arsenal FC is reportedly in talks with Nigerian teenage sensation, Henry Onyekuru, who plays for Belgian side, KAS Eupen. The 19-year-old is being followed by a host of clubs this season, which include Swansea City and West Ham United. Read

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Lagos socialite wanted for cocaine trafficking surrenders herself to NDLEA

Popular Lagos socialite, Mrs. Fumilola Arike Ogbuaya a.k.a. Arike Fumilola Ogundipe, who was declared wanted for alleged cocaine trafficking has turned herself in, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said. Read also: Lagos Socialite ‘Ariket’ Forfeits 9 Properties FG

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Nigerian pastor shot dead in his US apartment

A Nigerian working as a pastor in United States, Oluwadayomisi Epenusi, was shot dead at his apartment in Indiana in United States. Late Epenusi reportedly relocated to the US from Nigeria recently. He was living in an apartment near 10th

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Fayose’s aide, Foluke Daramola’s husband in war of words over Moji Olaiya’s burial

Special Assistant to Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka, and actress Foluke Daramola’s husband, Olukayode Salako, are exchanging barbs. Read also: Tinubu pays for cost of flying Moji Olaiya’s body from Canada

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Eko Electricity announces 5-day blackout

The Eko Electricity Distribution Company has announced that there will be power outage in Ikoyi, Victoria Island and parts of Lagos Island from May 24 to May 28, 2017. This was announced by the company’s General Manager, Corporate Communications, Mr.

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Unlawful detention suit: Ibori gets compensation of Just one pound

Convicted former Delta State governor, James Ibori has won a High Court declaration that he was unlawfully detained by British Home Secretary Amber Rudd. Latest reports in the UK say Ibori, who claimed £4,000 in damages for breaches of his

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Using food to pay debts By Jide Ayobolu

THE Federal Government said foreign exchange revenue from agric produce export will be used to pay the nation’s debts. Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, stated this while considering calls made to commence second phase of the

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Tinubu pays for cost of flying Moji Olaiya’s body from Canada

Ex-Lagos State governor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Monday, gave the committee for the burial of deceased actress Moji Olaiya all the money needed to fly her remains back home, and her two months old baby from Canada where she

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The worst that will happen now is for me to die, says lecturer accused of impregnating student

Dr Oluseyi Adu, a lecturer at the Ogun State College of Health Technology, Ilese Ijebu, accused by a Dental Nursing student, Mosunmola (surname undisclosed) of impregnating her said he has faced too much public disgrace over the incident. Read also:

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Alleged diversion of Paris Club Refunds: They are fighting Buhari not me- Zamfara Gov.

Chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF), Abdulaziz Yari, at the weekend said allegation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, that he diverted $3 million from the Paris Club Refund into building a 100-room hotel in Lagos for

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Investigation ordered into rifles found in accident car

The police have been ordered to look into the discovery of five locally made AK 47 rifles and a magazine in a car(file image) that was involved in an accident last week in Kaduna State at Mazuga, KM10, Kachia-Kafanchan road.

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Some political elite want Buhari dead by all means – President’s aide

Lauretta Onochie, President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, on Sunday in a post on her Facebook page said some political elite wanted the President to die. Read also: Dele Momodu, Buhari’s aide in twitter fight over Osinbajo In

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Mastercare School wins Zenith Bank Delta Principals’ Cup final

Mastercare International School, Asaba, at the weekend defeated Idjerhe Grammar School 2-1 at the Ozoro Polytechnic Stadium, Ozoro, Delta State to emerge winner of this year’s edition of the Delta State Principal’s Cup sponsored by Zenith Bank. Read also: Zenith

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Journalists have damaged careers of lots of entertainers – Actor Odunlade Adekola

Actor Odunlade Adekola has accused journalists of damaging the careers of several show-biz personnel just as he denied online report that he owns a hotel. The 38-year-old actor, who was born in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital but hails from

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