Actress Rita Dominic’s White Wedding Holds Today

Today, in a stately manor in North Yorkshire, England, founder of Folio Media Group, Dr. Fidelis Anosike and Nollywood superstar, Rita Dominic will host friends and family to their white wedding ceremony. It promises to be a day of picturesque activities including a marriage blessing to be held in a 900-year-old Abbey with a unique […]

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Family Confirms Sammie Okposo’s Death, Gives Details

The family of departed gospel musician Sammie Okposo have confirmed his death. The ‘Well Welu’ crooner died in the early hours of Friday. Confirming the news, a statement signed by the family’s representative, Hector Okposo, confirmed that the 51-year-old singer ‘‘slept and went to be with the Lord’’ on the morning of Friday. The statement […]

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Fuel Scarcity In Nigeria Will Linger Till January – Marketers

The frequent appearance of queues of desperate motorists at filling stations in search of Premium Motor Spirit, otherwise known as petrol, could affect the Christmas and New Year festivities, oil marketers stated on Friday. It was also gathered that oil marketers were now free to sell petrol at any rate as the Federal Government was […]

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US Expands Eligibility Period for Non-immigrant Visa Renewals from 24 to 48 Months

The United States Government has announced that it was  expanding the eligibility period for non-immigrant visa renewals from 24 months to 48 months.   The US Mission in a statement issued yesterday said applicants whose previous US visa expired within the last 48 months or would expire in the next three months may now qualify […]

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Nigerian Gospel Singer, Sammie Okposo Dies At 51

The 51-year-old musician slumped on Friday morning and died. He was the CEO of Zamar Entertainment and collaborated with many gospel artists. Meanwhile, details of what led to his death are yet unknown

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Ronaldo ‘Close To Accepting Two-Year Contract’

Five-time Ballon d’Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo is edging closer to joining Saudi Arabian side Al-Nassr after ripping up his contract at Manchester United, according to reports in Spain. The 37-year-old superstar is currently a free agent after the Red Devils confirmed the departure of the Portuguese forward earlier this week following the mutual termination of […]

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Why Niger Republic Named Road After President Buhari – Presidency

The presidency on Thursday said the naming of a road after President Muhammadu Buhari in Niger Republic was an indication of the tremendous respect that Nigeria’s neighbours have towards him. Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the President, Malam Garba Shehu disclosed this in the Nigerien capital, Niamey, shortly after Buhari inaugurated a […]

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I Will Sack Your 30 PS Appointees On Monday – Adeleke To Oyetola

Following the appointment of 30 new permanent secretaries by Osun State Governor Adegboyega Oyetola on Thursday, the state governor-elect, Ademola Adeleke has vowed to sack the appointed civil servants on Monday. Governor Oyetola approved and installed 30 senior civil servants as permanent secretaries on Thursday while Adeleke is due to be inaugurated as the State […]

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2023: Soludo, Peter Obi Embrace In Awka

In what may be seen a reconciliatory move, Anambra State Governor, Professor Charles Soludo, has embraced the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr Peter Obi. The duo met in Awka on Thursday at the St. Patrick’s Cathedral during the Thanksgiving mass for Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, the Catholic bishop of Awka diocese, in celebration […]

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Actress Rita Dominic’s White Wedding Billed For UK

Multiple award-winning actress, Rita Dominic is getting set for her white wedding with hubby, Fidelis Anosike in England. The couple tied the knot traditionally on April 19 in Aboh Mbaise, Imo State. Their white wedding holds at a manor in North Yorkshire, England this weekend.The duo will be hosting friends and family at a historic […]

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Naira Redesign: Nigerians Will Fill Uncountable Forms To Withdraw Large Amounts – CBN  Governor 

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has said the apex bank will henceforth take cashless policy seriously, noting that people will fill countless forms and provide their data before they can withdraw large amounts. Emefiele also said the redesign of the N200, N500 and N1,000 notes was not targeted at […]

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Looted Funds: One Billion Dollars Recovered Since 2015 – Nigerian Government

The Federal Government says it has made a recovery of one billion dollars ($1,000,000,000) since the inception of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration in May 2015 till date. The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami disclosed this on Wednesday after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by Buhari […]

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Ronaldo Slapped With Fine, Match Ban By FA

Former Manchester United striker, Cristiano Ronaldo, has been slapped with a fine of £50,000 and given a two-match ban by the football association in England. Following an incident that occurred in April when Ronaldo smashed a fan’s phone at Goodison Park after Man United lost to Everton last season, the FA have now concluded their […]

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Funds For Naira Redesign Should Have Been Given To ASUU – Sowore

The presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore, on Wednesday faulted the redesign of the naira, saying the Federal Government should have given the funds for the redesigned notes to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Speaking during an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today, Sowore said the amount the Central Bank of […]

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New Naira Notes Will Be Difficult To Counterfeit — Buhari

President Buhari on Wednesday, said the naira notes are long overdue for a change as the current tender has been in circulation for nearly 20 years. This was as he said the newly redesigned notes have unique security features that make them difficult to counterfeit. Buhari said this when he launched the new Naira banknotes […]

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I Lost 75 Pounds Without Surgery, Singer Teni Slams Critics

Nigerian popstar, Teniola Apata fondly known as Teni has slammed critics over her recent weight loss. The singer while addressing speculation that she went under the knife to get her new trim physique clearly stated that she lost 75 pounds without surgery. A few weeks ago, the singer stunned her fans as she took to […]

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Man Utd Exit: Time For New Challenge – Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has on Tuesday wished Manchester United well as he takes his leave from the club. According to Premiere League, Ronaldo feels like it is the right time to seek new challenge. In a post on its verified Instagram page, Premier League quoted Ronaldo to have said, “I love Manchester Utd and I love the fans, […]

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Davido’s Babymama Apologises For Posting Photo Of Singer’s Late Son

Sophia Momodu, the first babymama of Nigeria’s music star, Davido, has apologised for posting a picture which showed the singer carrying their daughter, Imade, alongside his late three-year-old son, Ifeanyi. Momodu who shared the picture on Monday via her daughter’s Instagram page posted it to wish the Stand Strong singer a happy 30th birthday with the […]

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Buhari To Unveil Redesigned Naira Notes Today

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele on Tuesday said President Muhammadu Buhari will unveil newly designed N1,000, N500 and N200 notes on Wednesday, November 23, 2022. Emefiele made this known during the apex bank’s Monetary Policy Committee monthly meeting in Abuja. According to him, the CBN won’t shift its deadline […]

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Ronaldo To Leave With Immediate Effect – Manchester United 

Cristiano Ronaldo’s controversial second spell at Manchester United is to end with “immediate effect”, the club announced Tuesday before a report emerged that their US-based owners, the Glazer family, could sell the Premier League giants. Portugal forward Ronaldo set the stage for his Old Trafford exit last week with his outspoken television interview on TalkTV […]

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Naira Gains At Parallel Market

The naira, on Monday, appreciated to N775 per dollar at the parallel section of the foreign exchange market. The figure represents an appreciation of N15 or 1.9 percent compared to the N790 it traded last week. Bureaux De Change (BDC) operators, popularly known as ‘abokis’, who spoke to TheCable in Alade Market, Ikeja, Lagos, quoted the buying […]

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Ronaldo Names Favourites To Win World Cup

Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo has said that Brazil, Argentina, and France have the biggest chances of winning the FIFA World Cup in Qatar. Ronaldo, in a statement, noted that his team also had enormous chances to win the tournament but emphasized momentum needs to be developed from the first game against Ghana. The Portuguese star […]

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