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UBA targets youths, introduces Naija Green Card

In line with its business objective of enabling young Nigerians and students to derive maximum benefits from their limited finances, Bridge Concepts Limited has announced a partnership with the pan African Financial institution, United Bank for Africa (Plc) with the introduction of co-branded discount cards known as the Naija Green Card, the first of its kind discount payment solution. The Naija Green Card powered ... Read More »

Super Eagles fall 0-2 in Uyo

Nigeria’s Senior National team, the Super Eagles were today stunned by South Africa’s Bafana Bafana 0-2 at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo. The Goals were scored by Tokelo Rantie, the danger man and Percy Tau. The Super Eagles made up of mostly young and  inexperienced players were no match for the tactically disciplined South African and the naivety at the ... Read More »

Kidnap Kingpin arrested in his Palatial Magodo, Lagos home

The Inspector General of Police ‘s Intelligence Response Team led by ACP Abba Kyari has arrested a Kidnap Mastermind and Kingpin who is said to the biggest in the heinous business that has ravaged the country. Sources revealed that the man simply called Evans according to The Eagleonline was arrested at his upscale Magodo, Lagos home at about 1pm today. ... Read More »

#NBAFinals Cleveland Cavaliers stun Golden State Warriors

Perfection has been denied. Emphatically. Thanks to a historic performance, the Cleveland Cavaliers are still alive in the NBA Finals, avoiding the sweep and defeating the Golden State Warriors 137-116 in Game 4 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland on Friday night. It forces a Game 5 in the best-of-seven series and denies the Warriors — who lead the series ... Read More »

Fayose wants to kill me over Edo Polls-Vice Chancellor

The Vice Chancellor of Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE), Prof. Kayode Soremekun, has accused Governor Ayo Fayose of posing threat to his life by giving support to union leaders to destabilize the institution. The university boss claimed that Fayose sent the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Dr. Modupe Alade, to the state police headquarters where he union leaders were detained ... Read More »

Not Again! Kaduna Lawmaker, others kidnapped

A member of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, Isa Salihu, has been kidnapped with three other persons along the Kaduna- Birniin Gwari road. Salisu represents Magajin Garin constituency of Birnin Gwari Local Government in the Kaduna State House of Assembly. Findings show that the incident occurred on Thursday when the lawmaker was on his way from Birnin Gwari to ... Read More »

EFCC Seizes Patience Jonathan’s Abuja Hotel, three other properties

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has seized a hotel allegedly belonging to Mrs. Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan.The anti-graft agency also seized three other properties in Abuja allegedly belonging to Patience. The five-storey hotel is located near Setraco Construction Company, beside Mabushi Kado Expressway. Although the hotel has not been officially valued by the EFCC, ... Read More »

Nigerian Soldier to die for killing Boko Haram Terrorist

An Army court martial on Friday sentenced a soldier to death for killing a suspected Boko Haram militant in Borno State. Lance Corporal Hillary Joel was convicted for killing the suspected terrorist during a cordon and search operation in Damboa local government area of the state. The Army General Court Martial also handed various sanctions, including jail terms and demotions, ... Read More »

Why I quit Stand-Up Comedy-Teju Baby Face

Years ago, Gbadewonuola Olateju Oyelakina aka Teju Babface was one of the most popular names in the stand-up comedy circuit but for some reasons, he just faded out, started a TV show and carved a new nichc for himself. He gave up stand -up comedy because he was not enjoying it any longer. According to the University of Lagos graduate ... Read More »

Tinubu becomes Grand father, names baby in London

Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is now a grandfather! He has just taken delivery of his first grand child, a girl, according to a report by The Boss Newspapers The front line politician was present yesterday for the naming ceremony of  the  child, Amira Titilayo Noella Rose Simisola Ashabi Tinubu from his ... Read More »