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Access Bank’s Herbert Wigwe. others Win All Africa Business Leaders Awards (West Africa)

The 7th All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA™) (www.AABLAwards.com) in Partnership with CNBC Africa has announced the winners of the West Africa leg of event at the Eko Hotels and Suites in Lagos. VIP guests, media and stakeholders joined the West Africa finalists, as they went head to head for the sought-after AABLA™ regional trophy, in their individual categories. Speaking ... Read More »

PHOTOS: Surprise Birthday Party for Iyanya

Iyanya clocked 31 on Tuesday and his friends didn’t allow the day slide by without making some beautiful memories. The singer was lured to a colourful private soiree that held at Crust And Cream, Victoria Island by his management. The well-plotted coup was hatched by the Temple Management Company (TMC). It was a memorable occasion which was witnessed by celebrities ... Read More »

Kabba Day: Dino Melaye pelted with stones, charms. etc after donating N3million

The Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, once again escaped another attack, on Saturday, during Kabba Day Celebration when some hoodlums attacked him with stones, pure water sachets and other dangerous objects, including charms. Governor Yahaya Bello, who was already at Kabba for the occasion, refused to show up at the venue following a security report of the incident. It ... Read More »

2019: Buhari ready to battle Atiku, others

President Muhammadu Buhari has thrown an open challenge to his All Progressives Congress, APC, to free the space for other leaders of the ruling party who are eyeing his seat in the 2019 contest. Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar leads the pack of APC chieftains who have shown interest in the next presidential election. Exclusive details of discussions at the ... Read More »

Ambode Strikes Again:Halts planned Toll hike

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has reacted promptly by stopping the planned toll gate hike by Lekki Concession Company. A release signed by Commissioner of Information  & Strategy reads : “The attention of Lagos State Government has been drawn to the announcement of a proposed tariff hike on Lekki-Epe Expressway and Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge by the Lekki Concession Company ... Read More »

Tinubu’s Emotional Tribute to Late son, Babajide “He was highly intelligent…followed his own course”

Statement by Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Passing on of Son Kazeem Olajide Babajide (Oct.12, 1980-Oct.31st 2017) ABOUT JIDE (Kazeem Olajide Babajide Tinubu, Born October 12th 1980) We want to express our thanks and deep appreciation to all who have demonstrated their sympathy and expressed their condolences over the loss of our eldest son, Jide.  I want to especially thank President ... Read More »

Bafarawa Confesses: “I Am Backing Gbenga Daniel for PDP Chairmanship”

Former Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa has assured Otunba Gbenga DanieI of his  support in the bid for the national chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Receiving Otunba Daniel at his Sokoto residence, he expressed his delight at the interest of Otunba Daniel to lead the PDP back to victory in 2019. According to Bafarawa, he deliberately ... Read More »

Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi Speaks Igbo in new Movie!

Nollywood star, Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi, has acted as a therapist, sex trafficker, nun, lawyer, doctor, scheming lover and spoilt rich kid among others in 21 years of professional acting. A forthcoming film will see her play the mother of a gay child. The Yoruba-born actress will also be speaking Igbo for the very first time. While not giving much away about ... Read More »

Football Star, Obafemi Martins donates Nmulti-million equipment to Lagos State

Nigeria Football international, Obafemi Martins on Thursday donated health equipment worth several millions of naira to the Lagos State Government, saying it was part of his philanthropic gestures to give back to the society. Among the equipment donated by Martins, through his foundation, Obafemi Martins Foundation (OMF), include 200 Wheel Chairs, 3,240 Crutches, 100 Baby Courts, 60 Hospital Beds, 13 ... Read More »

Ambode appoints new Head of Service

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday approved the appointment of Mrs. Folasade Sidikatu Adesoye as the 20th Head of Service (HOS) in the State. A statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Habib Aruna, said Mrs. Adesoye’s appointment, will take effect on November 11, 2017, following the statutory retirement of the outgoing HOS, Mrs. ... Read More »