Saturday, July 2, 2022

40 Americans take Igbo names in Enugu, claim ancestry

Forty students and faculty members from Morehouse College Glee Club in Atlanta, United States of America, USA, on Wednesday took Igbo names and declared...

Separation Saga: How Funke Akindele Sent Husband, JJC Out of Home

In what seems like a surprise to many, Rapper, Abdulrasheed Bello popularly known as JJC Skillz on Thursday announced his separation from his wife,...

Sex crimes: Singer R. Kelly sentenced to 30 years in prison

Embattled R&B singer, R. Kelly, was sentenced to 30 years in prison Wednesday for recruiting and trapping teenagers and women for sex.Judge...

Gay Asylum Seeker to Be Deported to Nigeria From UK

Adeniyi Raji, a gay man from Nigeria facing deportation from the United Kingdom for the second time, is expected to be on board a...

Top Story

Separation Saga: How Funke Akindele Sent Husband, JJC Out of Home

In what seems like a surprise to many, Rapper, Abdulrasheed Bello popularly known as JJC Skillz on Thursday announced his separation from his wife,...

More News Reports

Why I made him the Jagaban – Dr. Halliru Dantoro, Emir of Borgu speaks

'I knew Bola Ahmed @officialABATwhen we were at the National Assembly as senators. He belonged to a different party...

Lagos State Rebuilds Pen Cinema Police Station Burnt During EndSARS Protests

The EndSars protest in 2020 in Nigeria witnessed a lot of damage including the burning different police stations. One...

Tragedy as Three Children Drown In Lagos Estate Pool

A yet-to-be-identified couple have been inconsolable after their three children drowned in a swimming pool on their estate in...

Why Did CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad Resign?

There is confusion over the state of affairs in the Judiciary in relation to the office of the Chief...

Profile Of Hon Justice Olukayode Tajudeen Ariwoola, The New Chief Judge

Hon. Justice Olukayode Tajudeen Ariwoola, JSC is a native of Iseyin Local Government Area of Oyo State. Lord Ariwoola...

Business

CBN Fines UBA, Access Bank, Stanbic IBTC ₦800m For Crypto Trading

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) imposed monetary sanctions on Stanbic IBTC Bank, Access Bank for permitting crypto transactions by customers in breach of a directive from the regulator last year, forbidding such deals, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday. While Access Bank, the commercial banking division of the country’s biggest lender...

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Technology

What Is the Difference Between Subdomains, Addon Domains and Parked Domains

There are three terms that can seem confusing to people new to hosting when they are accessing their control panel. These are the Subdomains, Addon...

How to Speed Up Your PC to Run Faster

Working on a computer that slows down your work can be frustrating, especially for those who do much work like coding and design. While some...

Elon Musk to Pay Over $11 Billion In Taxes This Year

Elon Musk, the billionaire founder of Tesla Inc., has stated that he will pay more than $ 11 billion in taxes this year. Musk revealed...

Full List Of Phones WhatsApp Will Stop Working On

Full list of phones on which WhatsApp will stop working is out and users should check whether their mobile is on it. Notably lakhs of Whatsapp users...

Entertainment

Netflix Sacks 300 More Employees Amidst Drop in Revenue

Video streaming company, Netflix has sent away of its 300 employees, citing drop in revenue. This happened just a few months after it sacked...

Ekwueme Singer, Osinachi Nwachukwu is dead

Gospel artiste, Sister Osinachi Nwachukwu has passed away.The angelic-voiced lady died early today after a protracted illness.The cause of death was...

Angelique Kidjo: I Am From Oyo State In Nigeria

Multiple Grammy Awards winner, Angelique Kidjo has said she is from Iseyin, Oyo state. She said this in a radio interview on Smooth FM...

Surprise as Davido’s Father Gifts Him Land in Banana Island

Nigerian singer, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has received another piece of land in Banana Island from his billionaire father, Adedeji...

Fashion & Style

It wasn’t a small battle – Nigerian hair stylist and a repented homosexual says

A Nigerian hairstylist who says he recently "overcame" homosexuality has taken to social media to reflect on his journey. 

E-Money Granted Bail After Interrogation, To Return Wednesday

The Chairman, Five Star Group, Emeka Okonkwo aka E-Money, has left police custody after six hours of interrogation.

Covid-19: 4 Bridegrooms Arrested for Inviting Many People to their Wedding Ceremonies

The Zaria Zonal Command of Kaduna state Vigilante Service (KadVS) on Saturday arrested four bridegrooms for violating the ban on large gathering...

Airtel Customers to Get Up to N100, 000, 000 in ‘AirtelThanks’ Cash Reward

Every customer of leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, now stands a chance of winning amazing cash rewards as the company announces...

Sports

What To Know About Benzema After Champions League Hat-Trick

Karim Benzema just seems to be getting better and better season-on-season and his scintillating performance on away turf was the difference between the two...

Blessing Okagbare Banned For 10 Years Over Doping – AIU

The Disciplinary Tribunal has banned Nigerian sprinter Blessing Okagbare for a total of 10 years, five years for the presence and use...

Super Eagles Sneaks into Nigeria Amidst AFCON Defeat

The Super Eagles on Tuesday morning quietly returned to Nigeria from the ongoing 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon without...

Breaking New; Bomb Expolsion at AFCON Venue in Cameroon

Separatist fighters in Cameroon have set off an improvised explosive device (IED) in the town of Limbe which will host Group F matches of...

Weird & Odd

REAL STORY: How Prophet ‘Daniel’ Abodunrin Was Killed By Lions At Ibadan Zoo In 1991

The city of Ibadan in Oyo State, southwestern Nigeria is one of the largest in West Africa. It is home to the first university...

Two Ghanaian Lovers Flogged For Leaking Their Sex Tape

Two teenage lovers – a tricycle driver and a ticket seller at the Wa Central Market in the Upper West Region – have received...

Pregnant Woman Shot Five Times By Police In Missouri USA

Pregnant Black woman suspected of carjacking is shot five times by Missouri police, witness says ‘They shot five times,’ says the witness. ‘I remember seeing...

Girl Who Slept With A Dog In Viral Video Dies Of Infection

The young lady, simply identified as Mirabel who trended in a viral video having sex with a dog in the Lekki area of Lagos...

Lagos Today In History

Bola Tinubu: I Won’t Retire From Politics Until I am President Of Nigeria

APC stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has vowed that he will not retire from partisan politics until he becomes President of Nigeria. Tinubu who made the vow during his campaign visit to Benue State on Tuesday ahead of the APC’s...

Lagos Today In History

Arts & Culture

40 Americans take Igbo names in Enugu, claim ancestry

Forty students and faculty members from Morehouse College Glee Club in Atlanta, United States of America, USA, on Wednesday took Igbo names and declared...

Cannes Lions to Return Physical Festival by June

Cannes Lions Festival organisers are considering having a physical gathering for 2021, despite the ongoing global Covid-19 pandemic showing no signs of receding. Organisers...

Ariya Repete ‘Omoluabi Special’’ Edition Creates Excitement

Nigeria’s talent hunt competition, Ariya Repete continues. The pilot episode for this season’s “Omoluabi Special” was live on Soundcity TV and ONTV on Sunday,...

Indian Man Buys N1.5M Gold Face-Mask To Save Him From Coronavirus

A 49-year-old man from Pimpri-Chinchwad has caught the attention of media after photos of him wearing a gold mask went viral.

Films & Books

JAMB Asks UTME Candidates To Reprint Mock Exam Slips

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has asked candidates sitting for its mock Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) to reprint their examination slips. In...

Judging Matters Episode Seven: Verbal Agreements, Trust and Money Issues

Judging Matters continues to deal with real-life cases using the arbitration system, and ensuring that people getting justice from a small claims court.

Adekunle Gold, Simi welcome baby Adejare

Nigerian music couple, Simi and Adekunle Gold, have welcomed their first child , a daughter. Simi, 31, shared the...

Judging Matters Episode 2: Would You Believe Hearsay Over A 15-year-Old Friendship?

Judging Matters, the new legal reality TV show promises as much laughter and entertainment as much as learnings from cases brought to...

Business

CBN UNFOLDS N50BN CREDIT FACILITY FOR HOUSEHOLDS, SMES AFFECTED BY CORONAVIRUS

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced that it would give a N50billion Targeted Credit Facility to households and small businesses affected by...

As African Continental Free Trade Area takes off: prospects and challenges

As African Continental Free Trade Area takes off: prospects and challengesAfrican countries began officially trading under the African Continental Free Trade Area...

HP Introduces New Multifunctional Printers for Nigerian Families

HP Inc. has introduced new printing devices for home use for its consumers in Nigeria, and around the world. They include the...
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Feature News

Recycles Pay And Clean Up Naija Earn Coca-Cola Foundation Grants To Boost Environmental Sustainability Efforts

The Coca-Cola Foundation has awarded grants to the Africa Clean Up Initiative, pioneers of the famous Recycles Pay and Clean-Up Naija project....

Private Musing About Power Supply in Nigeria by Elvis Eromosele

In a world of 3D printing and manufacturing, artificial intelligence (AI), Cloud Computing Big Data and smart cities can a country compete without power?...

Industry Experts Seek To Decipher Corporate Social Investment Conundrum

The Industry Evening Summit, a flag platform to discuss the marketing and marketing communications industry in Nigeria, has concluded plans to host its second...

Konga, One of the Best Places to Work for Mothers

Ahead of the 2020 celebration of Mother’s Day on Sunday, Nigeria’s foremost e-commerce giant, Konga has underlined its determination to continually provide...