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6-Minute Broadcast: Buhari calls for unity, glad to be home (Read Transcript )

President Muhammadu Buhari has called for the unity of Nigeria noting that Nigerian unit was settled and negotiable. The full speech reads My dear citizens, I am very grateful to God and to all Nigerians for their prayers. I am pleased to be back on home soil among my brothers and sisters. In the course of my stay in the ... Read More »

(SEE PHOTOS)Buhari is Back, Osinbajo, Saraki Express Joy

Nigeria’s President, Muhamadu Buhari is Back!The President who has been away on Medical leave for the past 103 days arrived at 4.35pm this afternoon aboard NAF001. Buhari arrived Abuja with his Aide-de-Camp (ADC), Lawal Abubakar, Chief Security Officer (CSO), Bashir Bindawa, Chief Police Security Officer (CPSO), Abdulkareem Dauda. He is expected to address Nigerians on Monday according to an earlier ... Read More »

Pastor Adeboye visits Buhari in London

The General Overseer  of the Redeemed Christian Church of God Pastor Enoch Adeboye on Friday visited ailing Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari in London. Adeboye is the second cleric Buhari has received this month. On August 4, he received Justin Welby,  archbishop of Canterbury, at Abuja house, London. Buhari has spent more than 100 days in London having left Nigeria on ... Read More »

AU, AFRIMA Jury unveil AFRIMA 2017 Nominees list+Public voting commences August 21

African Union Commission and the 13-man Jury of the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, have unveiled the Nominees List for the 2017 edition of AFRIMA, the continent’s biggest music awards on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at Renaissance Hotel, Ikeja in Lagos, Nigeria. The highly anticipated Nominees List for the 2017 AFRIMA Awards which has the biggest acts on the continent ... Read More »

Court okays Evans’ Fundamental Human Rights case

The Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos has ruled that the Fundamental Rights Enforcement Suit filed by Suspected Billionaire Kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike popularly known as ‘Evans’ can proceed. Justice Abdulaziz Anka dismissed the objections of Emmanuel Eze, the counsel for the third and fourth respondent and agreed with Counsel to Evans, Olukoya Ogungbeje that service on the Ist and 2nd ... Read More »

Opinion:Taking Revolution To The Health Sector-Joe Inodu

By Joe Inodu The primary essence of government is to protect lives and property. Apart from the physical protection which connotes well equipped security apparatuses and personnel, there is also the protection of life through efficient healthcare system. This is of immense importance as its absence allows diseases to strut innocuously but with the collateral consequence of avoidable population decimation. ... Read More »

Opinion: Not Too Young To Run Bill And Independent Candidacy Bill: A challenge to the Nigerian Youth by Bamikole Omishore

By Bamikole Omishore The time of youth is the best time of one’s life; the peak period when purpose should be chased and dreams fulfilled. It is however a parody that according to reports 73% of young people are restricted from running for office even when eligible to vote,  and 51% of the population are under 30 years, but only ... Read More »

Financial Expert, Laurine Ubanozie set for Ikoyi Metropolitan Rotary Club Presidency

Come Saturday, September 2, 2017, there will be fun and loads of celebration as family and friends gather for the investiture of Rotarian Laurine Ngozi Ubanozie as the 16th President, Rotary Club of Ikoyi Metropolitan. The event scheduled for Colonades Hotels & Resorts Limited, 21 Alfred Rewane  Road, Ikoyi, Lagos will see Rot Laurine officially taking over the mantle of ... Read More »

Roc Nation, Temple Music Release Water & Fire By Bisola & Jeff Akoh

Temple Music artistes, Big Brother Naija Runners-Up, Bisola Aiyeola and ex-Project Fame West African winner, Jeff Akoh team up to deliver a new hot single, Water & Fire. The talent of the two amazing artistes is matched by the production skills of fellow label mate, award-winning producer, Tee-Y Mix on the smooth dancehall tune. Water And Fire is a teaser ... Read More »

Ambode mourns LASIEC Commissioner, Lateef Raji

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday expressed sadness over the death of a Commissioner of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC), Mr. Abdullateef Raji. Raji, a former Special Adviser on Information and Strategy between 2011 and 2015 died in the early hours of Monday at the age of 54. Governor Ambode, in a statement signed by his ... Read More »