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Insecurity In Nigeria: We Are In A Critical Situation – Defence Minister

The Minister of Defence, Major General Bashir Magashi says Nigeria is in a critical situation following the insurgency in the northeast, banditry in the northwest and attacks in other parts of the country. He stated this on Monday during a national security and defence summit held at the National Defence College in Abuja. “We are […]

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God makes no mistakes, I deserved Grammy –Burna Boy

It is no longer news that Burna Boy, the self-acclaimed African Giant, won a Grammy Award in the Best Global Music Album category a week ago and he has continued to get commendation from several quarters. The 29-year-old singer, who noted that he was relieved when he was announced as the winner, also maintained that […]

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Aisha Buhari returns to Nigeria after six months

The wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, has finally returned to the country after being away for about six months, according to Punch. It was learnt that Mrs Buhari returned to the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Wednesday evening. Although her return has not been confirmed officially as of the time of filing this report, a Presidency […]

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I’m ready to face firing squad if I don’t keep my presidential promises ― Doyin Okupe

Former Senior Special Assistant on Publicity to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Dr Doyin Okupe, has said that Nigerians should make him face a firing squad if he doesn’t keep his presidential promises. He said he had a master plan for the security situation in the country and that if the situation remained the same, he […]

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N6.98 USSD flat rate will stabilise payment system in Nigeria, says CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said the harmonisation of all Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) fees to a single rate of N6.98 will stabilise Nigeria’s payment system. In a report released yesterday, the apex bank said the exercise, which has the backing of key stakeholders, including the National Communication Commission (NCC)  will boost […]

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Nigerian woman welcomes twins after 18 years of waiting (Photos)

A Nigerian woman has welcomed a set of twins after 18 years of waiting. Twitter user, Akinpelumi Akinboye shared the good news on Twitter. See his post below…

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Nigerians Celebrate As Burna Boy & Wizkid Win Grammy Awards

Afrobeat superstar Burna Boy has added a Grammy to his growing list of accomplishments.  After being nominated and losing to Angelique Kidjo for the 2020 edition of the Grammy, the Nigerian singer and songwriter has made a bigger comeback in the 2021 installment of the awards. Burna Boy and Wizkid, on Sunday won their first […]

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‘We’re still together’ — Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez react to rumoured split

American actress, Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez, better known as A-Rod, have dismissed claims that they have broken up. Reports had swirled on Friday that the pair have ended their relationship about two years after their engagement. The development had come amid claims that Rodriguez was having an affair with Madison LeCroy, a South Carolina […]

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I was raped five times, says actress Iyabo Ojo

Nigerian actress, Iyabo Ojo has revealed she was raped five times while growing up, and with her first experience happening when she was 14. The actress and mother of two brought the revelation to light in a recent episode of her YouTube series titled ‘Bare it all with I.Y‘. In her words: “I know a […]

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Naira sees second big fall in months at parallel market

Naira on Tuesday fell significantly at the parallel market below the 480th mark to the dollar, the first time in nearly four months. The decline comes days after the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) announced a new incentive for diaspora remittances. On March 5, the CBN had directed all Deposit Money Banks and International Money Transfer Operators […]

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Meet Nike Adenekan, 7-year-old Outstanding Nigerian Female Boxer (Watch Her Amazing Videos)

Her name is Nike Adenekan. She is 7 years old and lives in Lagos. We spotted her training in one of the fitness centres in Ikeja, Lagos. And we recorded some videos of her during her training. We also had a little chat with her, and she told us that she wants to be a […]

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Despite suffering his first defeat, Adesanya still left the UFC 259 arena as the highest paid fighter

Despite suffering his first Mixed Martial Arts defeat in the hands of hard-hitting Polish light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz, Israel Adesanya still left the UFC 259 arena as the highest paid fighter. Adesanya, along with Blachowicz; women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes and challenger Meagan Anderson as well as Petr Yan and Aljamain Sterling were the […]

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Burna Boy to perform at the 63rd Grammys

In another first, Burna Boy has been confirmed to perform during the 63rd GRAMMYs Award Premiere Ceremony which will take place Sunday, March 14. Burna Boy who is the first Nigerian artiste to earn back to back Grammy nominations, will now also be the first ever afrobeats act to perform at the event. The Nigerian […]

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Lagos court fines 172 arrested at Cubana nightclub N6.8m (Photos)

A mobile court sitting at the Lagos State Task Force on Environmental and Special Offences Enforcement Unit in Oshodi has convicted 172 persons arrested by the state police command for violating COVID-19 protocols. The state police command said on Monday that the presiding judge ordered each of the 172 violators to pay a fine of […]

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Meet The 10 Top Graduates of DIVINE SHIELD FILM ACADEMY, Calabar (Photos)

These lovely ones just passed out recently from DIVINE SHIELD FILM ACADEMY (Calabar), and they are ready to storm the world with their polished talents. Dear Nollywood, please give them a chance to let their dreams come true… . Follow them on Instagram @debbys_family @kandyumoh_ @sharonugah @realpromise_akpan @cyrilbasaey @uwanawilson @realominiomini @vidaemmanuel_ @diva_uncensored @tony_amunde DIVINE SHIELD […]

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Music Executive, Don Jazzy Shows Off His New Mansion (Photos)

He shared photos of his crib on his Instagram page on Friday night, February 26. ”Added this new crib to the portfolio. Shhhhh my new neighbors are sleeping,” he wrote.

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US rapper Safaree calls his marriage biggest mistake, ex-wife reacts

Jamaican-American rapper, songwriter Safaree Lloyd Samuels popularly known as Safaree has said getting married is one of his biggest mistakes he has made in life. This is coming just a day after he shared loved-up photos of his wife Erica Mena. Taking to the microblogging platform, Twitter, the rapper said he will never get married […]

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Children arrested for detaining father for 12 months over Lagos property

Men of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested Saidat Kazeem and Fatimo Onakoya for allegedly conspiring with other family members to detain their father, Surajudeen Jaji, in a room for 12 months at his residence, No. 47 Maria Okor Street, Bucknor area of the Ejigbo Local Council Development Area of the state. The state […]

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