Tag Archives: Lagos

How ex-Air Force Chief, Amosun, stole billions to acquire properties in Abuja, Lagos, London — EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday told a Federal High Court in Lagos how a former Chief of Air Staff, Adesola Amosu, took money from the Nigerian Air Force bank account to buy personal properties worth billions of naira. Mr. Amosu, a retired Air Marshal, was arraigned alongside Jacob Adigun, an Air Vice […]

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Man kills rich lover, absconds with property (Photo)

A businesswoman, identified as Lizzy, has been found dead at her apartment on the Odusanya Oduguwa Crescent, Green Estate, Amuwo Odofin Area of Lagos State.   The victim’s house.   The incident happened on Saturday morning. The 39-year-old indigene of Anambra State was murdered in cold blood by her boyfriend who also carted away her […]

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BRT RAMPAGE: Army states own side of story, flays Soyinka ; “In less than a week, he has made two careless offensive statements”

The Army authorities, yesterday, in Lagos, said the Lance Corporal who was knocked down and killed by a BRT bus along Ikorodu Road last Friday, was not riding motorbike on the BRT lane as widely reported. Rather, the deceased, according to the Army, was crushed to death on the normal lane plied by other motorists, […]

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Lagos Island issues shoot- on-sight order on hoodlums

The Security Council, Lagos Island East Council Development Area, has ordered a shoot-on-sight order to the police on  people found carrying guns and other weapons capable of inflicting injuries on members of the public. The order was issued after an emergency security council meeting summoned by the Chairman of the Lagos Island East Council Development […]

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M.I SHOCKS ICE PRINCE…

Africa’s favourite rapper M.I stunned fellow label mate and multiple award winning rapper Ice Prince when he joined him on stage to perform his hit classic “Aboki’ at the Lagos Countdown powered by STAR which held at Eko Atlantic Victoria Island Lagos on the 31st of December 2013. “I’m wishing you a great year ahead, […]

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Bride escapes death after wedding in Lagos

A bride narrowly escaped death in an auto crash while on her way from her wedding. The accident involving a NNPC  tanker with number plate XG 321 MKA, a cargo truck and two saloon cars happened at about 4: 45pm on Saturday, close to the Otedola bridge, Alausa, on Lagos/Ibadan Expressway. People who witnessed the […]

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Tiwa Savage weds Today (Details + Venue)

Tiwa Savage will today, 23 November, take a big step into matrimony as she will get married to her love Tunji ‘Tee Bliz’ Balogun. The much-publicised traditional wedding will be holding at the Arc Event Centre, Lekki, Lagos, the same venue that hosted top dignitaries that came for Peter Okoye and Lola Omotayo’s wedding. The […]

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Popular Nigerian 90s musician dies at 36

One of Nigeria’s most popular 90s musicians Olufemi Mayomi, aka Father U Turn, is dead.  The dance hall artiste who rose from poverty as an orphan to fame as a songwriter, Recording artiste and TV presenter  passed on in Lagos today during a brief illness at the age of  36. May his soul rest in […]

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Funke Akindele Motivates LAWMA Street Sweepers In Lagos

If you haven’t seen the return of Jenifa star in a while, this is the latest photo of her taken at the Lagos State Waste Management Authority, LAWMA office yesterday. The award-winning actress put a smile on the faces of Lagos street sweepers at a workshop that held yesterday. Funke Akindele was a special guest at the workshop which took place on […]

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Collapsed Lagos Mall: Death toll rises to five

                               The collapsed shopping mall The Search and Rescue team at the five-storey twin-shopping mall under-construction which collapsed, Monday, at 9, Muri Okunola Street, Eti-Osa Local Government, has completed its job at the collapsed site. The rescue agencies were made up […]

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3 confirmed dead, as Lagos suffers cholera outbreak

At least three persons were confirmed dead, while few others were said to have been discharged after treatment in Lagos, following outbreak of cholera in at least  five local government areas. This came barely three days after eight persons reportedly died in Plateau State, due to the outbreak of the disease. Commissioner for Health, Dr. […]

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American Comedians, others arrive for Glo Laffta Fest

The stage is set for weekend’s Glo Lafftafest event tagged Invasion LOL, as the international comedians billed to perform at the mega show arrive Nigeria today. Among the international stars expected to arrive today are two prominent American comedians, Tony Roberts and Deeray Davis and two of Africa’s foremost comerians,  Ndumiso from South Africa and […]

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LAGOS PLANE CRASH UPDATE: See Black Box Shocking Revelation…

  The black box of the Associated Airline aircraft which crashed on Oct. 3 in Lagos Nigeria has revealed that, there appeared to have been an argument between the Captain and the First Officer of the Airline. The readout of the black box ,also known as Cockpit Voice Recorder, CVR, conducted by Nigeria’s Accident Investigation […]

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Health Zone: “64 Million Nigerians Suffer From Mental Illness” – Expert Says

The Founder of the Mental Health Foundation, Emmanuel Owoyemi, revealed on Thursday that 64 million Nigerians had one form of mental illness or the other. The expert advocated for quick passage of the Mental Health bill by the National Assembly. Mr. Owoyemi, who disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos, on the […]

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DC Exclusive: “Most Of The Time I’m In Tears! ” The Love Doctor On Air, Daniel Akpata tells Diamond Celebrities

By Aniema Akpabio Daniel Akpata is a young dynamic on air personality (OAP), motivational speaker, a counselor and an encourager that has touched the lives of Nigerian matured singles who are undergoing turbulent times in their relationship through his radio program ‘Whispers of the early morning’ on radio 102.3fm Lagos which has earned him the […]

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DC Exclusive:”Lekki Housewives Will Blow Your Mind” Ani Iyoho tells Diamond Celebrities

By  Aniema Akpabio Ani Iyoho is a prolific actor who has been in the industry for a couple of years and has featured in some remarkable movies. As a young man with dreams of aspiring for greatness, he aspires to go international with the notable names in the international acts. In this exclusive interview he […]

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Femi Akinsanya Miraculously Survives Thursday’s Plane crash

Mr. Femi Akinsanya  miraculously survived in yesterday’s Associated Airlines’ plane crash Akinsanya, son- in-law of the late former Governor Olusegun Agagu walked out of the remains of the Embraer 120 aircraft. Akinsanya, along with his brother in-law, Mr. Feyi Agagu, the late Agagu’s son, were the only family members of the late governor on board […]

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Names of passengers and crew members of the crashed Associated plane

This is a list of the passengers on board. 16 people confirmed dead. The names of the deceased persons are not officially ‘listed’ yet. May their souls rest in peace!!! Feyi Agagu Femi Akinsanya Akintunde Joseph Akeem Akintunde Tunji Okusanya Chijioke Duru Kingsley Amaechi Deji Afolabi Mrs. E.O. Alabi Daji Bernard Deji Falae Samson Hassan Olatunji […]

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