Football legend, Henry Thiery, was on Sunday crowned ‘Igwe of football’ by an Igbo group in Nigeria. The Arsenal legend who is on a visit to Nigeria to meet winners of the ‘Be a Front Row Fan’ Guinness Made of Black programme was conferred with the title upon his arrival. Thiery wore an Igbo attire as he was […]
The 52nd ECOWAS Heads of State and Government summit opened in Abuja on Saturday. President Muhammadu Buhari is scheduled to present a welcome address at the opening of the summit followed by statements of President of the commission, Marcel de Souza. See photos:
Nigerian artiste, Damini Ogulu popularly known as ‘Burna Boy’, on Friday submitted himself to the Lagos State Police Command over his alleged role in a robbery attack on a fellow artiste, Mr. 2kay. The Command’s spokesperson, SP Chike Oti, in a statement said the ‘Soke’ crooner was “subsequently arrested, interrogated and detained and is expected […]
The chances of instant death due to heart failure are pretty high due to ignorance on the part of people living with this condition. Consultant Cardiologist, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH), Prof. Kamilu Karaye, mentioned a few signs of progressing heart failure including: Breathlessness, Inadequate oxygen around the body, Paleness, Swelling in parts of the […]
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, the Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun and the new Akarigbo have arrived the venue and are already seated at the VIP section on the stadium stand. They are currently awaiting the arrival of the Vice-president, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, who incidentally is a son of Remoland. As […]
Nine people were killed and dozens injured Friday when Taliban militants stormed a training institute in the northwestern city of Peshawar as Pakistan marked the birthday of the Prophet Mohammed, officials said. Police said four burqa-clad militants opened fire on the gates of the Agriculture Training Institute, injuring the guard before making their way inside. […]
John Alechenu, Abuja The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, said former President Goodluck Jonathan was never desperate for power, but got there by providence. He stated this on Thursday in Abuja at the unveiling of a book titled, “On a Platter of Gold: How Jonathan won and lost Nigeria,“ written by the National Publicity Secretary […]
Following several ‘save our soul’ messages from Nigerian migrants stranded in Libya, the Federal Government has responded to the maltreatment of its citizen in Libya. Nigerians numbering 242 from the North African country were returned to the country on Tuesday evening. See video and photos below:
The wedding concert of Nigerian dancehall music maker, Oritsefemi was full of colours. Oritsefemi’s wife, Nabilla Fash had said earlier that it was going to be a carnival. She had made the statement while gushing over her husband when she saw their pre-wedding photos displayed on the electronic billboard on Lekki-Ikoyi roundabout. Oritsefemi stepped out […]
People use Twitter for several purposes: marketing, employment, social activism, or simply for mischief. Here are 10 tweets that you won’t regret reading. For seeking employment Guys. I’m currently looking for a (couple of) job(s)! CV attached in this tweet. Please retweet! Thank you ???????? pic.twitter.com/64uNaJMcc1 — mogwai. (@TheVunderkind) November 23, 2017 2. For calling […]
Eric Dumo Over the last few days, the Nigerian airspace has been replete with all sorts of news. While some have been soul-lifting, a handful others have been demoralising, leaving many confused as to where the society was headed. Even though cases of spouses and even lovers having strained relationship and quarrelling in the process […]
New interim Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa walks after he was officially sworn-in during the ceremony in Harare.
Zimbabwean newly sworn-in President Emmerson Mnangagwa (L) flanked by his wife Auxilia gestures during the ceremony.
Zimbabwean newly sworn-in President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his wife Auxilia sit during the Inauguration at the National Sport Stadium in Harare.
Supporters hold posters of Zimbabwean newly sworn-in President Emmerson Mnangagwa during the Inauguration at the National