After waiting for over 20 years, Nigerian moviegoers got to see the sequel to Nollywood classic — “Living in Bondage.” Directed by Ramsey Nouah, the 2019 film tells the story of Nnamdi, Andy Okeke’s son whose quest for the lavish life takes him down the same questionable path his father took. Our resident movie buff; Shola Thompson, […]

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said he no longer wants to be addressed as ‘Your Excellency’ in his engagements with citizens and other official duties. Sanwo-Olu, who revealed this in a statement on his Twitter, said the decision came following a review of certain features of citizen-government relations which impede the genuine expression […]

The Federal Government has declared Monday, 11th November, as public holiday to mark the 2019 Eid-ul-Mawlud, which is in celebration of the birthday of Prophet Muhammad. The announcement was made via the official Twitter page of the Federal Ministry of Interior, headed by Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola. The statement reads: “The Federal Government has declared Monday […]

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Tuesday, discharged and acquitted President, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, of charges bordering on fraud to the tune of 8.4 million dollars. Other members of the board of the NFF who were also discharged of similar offences by the court include: Seyi Akinwunmi (1st Vice President), […]

The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) on Monday said it had employed both manual labour and machines to combat water hyacinth on waterways as part of efforts to enhance safety. The General Manager of LASWA, Mr Damilola Emmanuel, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the step was part of an aggressive […]

Mobolaji Olufunso Johnson, a retired Nigerian army brigadier-general and the first governor of Lagos state, is dead. Family sources said he died on Wednesday around 4pm. He served as governor of Lagos between May 1967 and July 1975 during the military regime of Yakubu Gowon. He became a director of construction giant, Julius Berger Nigeria in 1979 […]

Twitter said it would bar political advertising globally on its platform, responding to growing criticism over misinformation from politicians on social media. Chief executive Jack Dorsey said in a tweet that the company took the action to head off potential problems from “machine learning-based optimization of messaging and micro-targeting, unchecked misleading information, and deep fakes.”9 […]

Imoh Umoren’s biopic movie titled The Herbert Macaulay Affair starts showing today in cinemas across the country. The movie is set in the 1920s, around the time of the Bubonic plague in Lagos. The historical piece, as depicted in its trailer, is filled with action, riveting twists, and intrigues. The Award winning Film maker Imoh […]

Women are often frustrated by men who have no idea how to treat them properly, and once they’ve dealt with one or two of these guys, they often make mental notes to avoid similar ones in the future.  You may not realize it, but your behavior on a single date could be what’s keeping you […]

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