Author: Smooth FM

Barely 72hours into the test running the 23 megawatts Calabar power plant, the supply of electricity from the plant has suffered a set back. Residents have accused the state government of not being truthful about the true capacity of the plant claiming that it was not optimal as the governor had claimed. At the beginning […]

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has sworn in 38 Commissioners and Special Advisers into the Lagos State Executive Council. Find below the new cabinet members and their portfolios: Gbenga OmotosoCommissioner for Information and Strategy Engr. Aramide AdeyoyeCommissioner for Works and Infrastructure Rabiu Olowo OnaolapoHonourable Commissioner for Finance Folashade AdefisayoCommissioner for Education Prof. Akin AbayomiCommissioner for Health Dr. Frederick OladeindeCommissioner for Transportation Gbolahan […]

The Police have arrested suspected kidnap kingpin, Hamisu Wadume who was named in the clash between the police and soldiers two weeks ago in Taraba State. Mr Wadume was arrested in the Layin Mai Allo Hotoro area of Kano State by Inspector General of Police (IGP)’s Intelligence Response Team. He is presently being held at […]

Rwanda is called “the land of a thousand hills”, a green undulating landscape of crops, gardens and tea plantations. The country is also home to a third of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas, which attracts Rwanda’s largest tourism impact. Gorrila trekking in rwanda begins with a hike into the Volcanoes National Park, where visitors are […]

Leadership at Twitter has announced that they want to “protect healthy discourse and open conversation.” To that end, they are no longer accepting advertising from state-controlled news media entities. This comes on the heels their discovery of 936 accounts inside China that were “deliberately and specifically attempting to sow political discord in Hong Kong, including undermining the legitimacy and political […]

The World Bank has blacklisted six Chinese companies currently operating in Nigeria over alleged fraud and corruption. The companies, according to an announcement published on the World Bank’s website, are CCECC Nigeria Railway Company Limited, CRCC Petroleum and Gas Company Limited and CCECC Nigeria Company Limited. Others are China Railway Construction (International) Nigeria Company Limited, […]

The Lagos State Executive Council will be fully inaugurated tomorrow (Tuesday), says Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The governor said he would not delay the swearing-in of commissioners- and special advisers-designate already cleared by the State House of Assembly. He added that new permanent secretaries would also be sworn in today (Monday) to complement the activities of […]

Neo-Soul and RnB artist FALANA kicked off her Chapter One Tour in Lagos at Terra Kulture on Friday,16th August. It was an extraordinary night that displayed how deeply music could be expressed not just as a performance but also as ART in every sense of the word.  It was also a great time for guests to connect with friends […]

Osabuohien Osaretin was born in Benin City. He attended All Saints Primary School and had his high school education at Goodwill Secondary School.  He describes his entry into the music scene as a mistake; attributing his love for music and his ability to remember a beat in detail after hearing it piqued his interest in music […]

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