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Lagos denies Ikorodu demolition, warns developers

The Lagos State Government has denied involvement in the demolition of Sabo market on Itoikin road in Ikorodu, which was carried out on Thursday night by unscrupulous and desperate developers suspected to be acting in connivance with certain Local Government officials. A statement issued on Friday by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, stated that the State ... Read More »

Breaking: Buhari attends Jumat Service today! (see video)

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari attended the Jumat Service today at the Mosque located inside the President Villa. Many worshipers were happy to see Mr. President and a few of them exchanged pleasantries with him. See video: President Buhari at the Jumaat service today pic.twitter.com/1YB0OYGcX6 — The Boss Newspaper (@NewspaperBoss) May 5, 2017 Read More »

Lagos@50:AWLO offers free Cervical Cancer Screening

In commemoration of the Golden Jubilee celebration of Lagos State,  the African Women in Leadership Organisation (AWLO)   has rolled out its Grassroots Connect Empowerment Project (GCEP),  an initiative of the African Women in Leadership Organisation (AWLO) Lagos Chapter, established and deployed to reach out to the less privileged and indigent women in Lagos State, Nigeria. AWLO as an organization  has ... Read More »

Chocolate City introduces Yung L, listen to his new single, Cheers

Choc Boi Nation, an imprint under Chocolate City Music has announced the release of “Cheers”, the single of its new artiste, Yung L. “Cheers” is Yung L’s debut single and it is a light-hearted and simple Carribbean-inspired groove which has its foundation on simple horns and  intermittent kicks. It is laid back and easy-going-the best way to begin a fun-filled ... Read More »

Pastor Ashimolowo denies destroying houses, grabbing Ogun land

The Senior Pastor, Kingsway International Christian Centre, Matthew Ashimilowo, and the church have distanced themselves from the demolition of houses on Ifetedo Estate, Omu Arogun, in the Ofada area of Ogun State. A lawyer, Dapo Opakunle, who spoke on behalf of the pastor and the church, said the land on which the houses were built was part of about 339 ... Read More »

“Incriminating items found at residence of Kwakwanso’s brother”-Police

The Nigeria Police Force on Thursday confirmed that its operatives found some “incriminating items” in the residence of Lawan Kwankwaso, a younger brother to the immediate past Kano State governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, in Kano State. The Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Jimoh Moshood, said this in an interview with one of our correspondents, adding that the police acted on a ... Read More »

Ibru family fight worsens as SEC dissolves Sheraton & Federal Palace Hotels Boards

The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has announced the dissolution of the board of Ikeja Hotels Plc due to unresolved internal crisis involving some majority shareholders of the company. The commission said in a statement that the measure became necessary in order not to allow the warring parties take certain actions that would give them an advantage over one another. ... Read More »

Manchester United grab Antoine Griezmann for £270m

Manchester United has agreed personal terms with Antoine Griezmann, paving the way for his move to Old Trafford. SunSport understands a five-year deal worth £280,000 a week has been accepted by the Atletico Madrid striker. United will meet the £89million buy-out clause in Griezmann’s Atletico contract which, combined with wages and bonuses, could see the total cost of the transfer exceed ... Read More »