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World Cup: Croatia stun Brazil in penalty shootout to reach semifinals

Croatia are through to a second consecutive World Cup semi-final after shocking Brazil in Friday's quarterfinals clash. The 2018 World Cup runners-up defeated the five-time…
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Woman flees after setting parents ablaze – Police

A woman, identified as Aileremolen Izokpu, has fled after setting her aged parents, Michael and Priscilla, ablaze at their residence in the Okokomaiko area of Lagos State.…
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Wizkid becomes first African artist to bag US Diamond certification

Grammy award-winning Nigerian singer, Ayodeji Balogun, professionally known as Wizkid, has made history as the first African musician with a Diamond single in the US. This…
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Wike, Makinde, Sanwo-Olu bag Honorary Doctorate from Ajayi Crowther University

Governors of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, and Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, received honorary doctorate degrees from Ajayi Crowther University on…
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Politics

INEC considers voting centres for two million IDPs

The Independent National Electoral Commission has unveiled plans to set up voting centres for over…
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2023: After Tinubu, Chatham House invites Peter Obi

WORLD-leading policy institute and think-tank forum, Chatham House has invited the presidential…
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2023: Nigerian youths need Tinubu – Chimaroke Nnamani

Former governor of Enugu state, Sen. Chimaroke Nnamani, says the All Progressives Congress (APC)…
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‘Wike’s thugs’ attack Atiku’s campaign boss’ residence in Rivers

Political thugs allegedly linked to Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, on Thursday, invaded the…
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Kwankwaso has no plan to step down for Atiku, NNPP reiterates

The New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) has dismissed reports of its presidential candidate, Rabiu…
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2023: Military, security agencies will remain neutral – General Irabor

The Chief of Defense Staff, General Lucky Irabor, has assured that the security agencies and the…
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Education

Wike, Makinde, Sanwo-Olu bag Honorary Doctorate from Ajayi Crowther University

Governors of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, and Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, received…

CONUA slams FG over withheld salaries

The Congress of University Academics (CONUA) has slammed the Federal Government, particularly the Ministry of…

ASUU opposes introduction of education loan

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has opposed the proposed introduction of education loan, warning…

FG introduces menial studies, others to varsity curriculum

THE National Universities Commission yesterday unveiled a new Core Curriculum and Minimum Academic Standards…

Ex-Gusau varsity VC, Prof. Garba jailed for N260m fraud

A Federal Capital Territory High Court, sitting in Garki, Abuja, on Thursday, sentenced a former Vice Chancellor of…

FG approves use of mother tongue for teaching in primary schools

The Federal Government has approved a National Language Policy for use in all primary schools nationwide. This…

Strike: ASUU demands sacking of Ministers of Education, Labour

The Federal University of Technology, Lokoja chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has…

ASUU threatens fresh strike over ‘no work no pay’

Academic Staff Union of Nigeria Universities,ASUU, has threatened a fresh crisis it claimed would surpass all…

ASUU protests against alleged merciless treatment by FG

Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), the University of Ibadan branch, have staged protests…

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Nigeria

Make fuel available in 48 hours, DSS tells NNPC, oil marketers

THE Department of State Services (DSS) has given the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited and oil…

CJN not under DSS investigation – Supreme Court

THE Supreme Court of Nigeria has dismissed an insinuation that the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice…

Entertainment | Music | Nollywood

Gunmen kill actor Pawpaw’s brother in Imo

Gun-wielding men have killed killed a policeman, Prince Iheme, elder brother to Nollywood superstar, Osita Iheme…

Davido arrives Qatar ahead of his World Cup performance

Nigerian pop superstar, David Adeleke, fondly called Davido or OBO, has arrived in Qatar ahead of his closing…

N-Power fraud: Singer, D’Banj finally released on…

Embattled Nigerian singer, Daniel Oladapo Oyebanji, better known as D'banj, has been released on bail on terms of…

Don Jazzy and I are in love – actress, Ashmusy

Nigerian comic actress and skit maker, Amarachi Amusi, better known as Ashmusy, has revealed that she and music…

Davido to perform at Qatar World Cup closing ceremony

Nigerian singer, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, is set to grace the stage for the first time since the…

American singer, Camila Cabello’s song with Oxlade…

Cuban-American singer-songwriter, Camila Cabello, has announced her collaboration with gifted Nigerian vocalist,…

Wizkid becomes first African artist to bag US Diamond…

Grammy award-winning Nigerian singer, Ayodeji Balogun, professionally known as Wizkid, has made history as the…

Marriage is scam, says BBNaija’s Pere

Reality TV star, Pere Egbi, has asserted that marriage is a scam. Former Big Brother Naija housemate made this…

Celine Dion diagnosed with ‘incurable…

Famous Canadian singer, Celine Dion, has cancelled her European tour after being diagnosed with an incurable…

Burna Boy buys customized diamond chain worth $1m

Nigerian afrobeat singer, Damini Ogulu, popularly known as Burna Boy, has added a million dollars diamond chain to…

ICPC confirms arrest of D’Banj over alleged…

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, has confirmed the arrest…

D’Banj arrested, detained for fraud

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission, (ICPC) has arrested and detained Oladapo…

‘Fat goat’ – Seun Kuti dares Aisha…

Grammy nominated afrobeat singer, Seun Kuti, has avowed that first lady, Aisha Buhari should be in jail for misuse…

‘I still feel blank over my father’s death’ –…

Alula, the daughter of late gospel singer, Sammie Okposo, has described her father’s death as shocking, saying she…

Deborah Enenche finally unveils fiance, shares…

Gospel artist, Deborah, the first daughter of the Senior Pastor of Dunamis Church, Dr. Paul Enenche, has finally…

‘We’re a sad generation with happy…

TONTO Dikeh says this generation is living a fake lifestyle away from reality. "We are a sad generation with…

Comedian Sabinus acquires multi-million naira mansion…

Popular comic actor and skit maker, Chukwuemeka Ejekwu better known as Oga Sabinus, has acquired a luxurious…

‘I want to do bad stuff with you’, DJ Cuppy…

Popular Disc Jokey and billionaire heiress, Florence Otedola, professionally known as DJ Cuppy has revealed her…

Afrobeats is the new pop, rap is boring – Wizkid

Nigerian afrobeats superstar, Ayo Balogun, professionally known as Wizkid, has described rap music as a "boring"…

Wizkid vows never to perform in Nigeria again

Grammy award-winning Nigerian singer, Ayodeji Bolagun, popularly known as Wizkid, has vowed never to perform in…

Actress Toke Makinwa robbed in London

Nigerian Nollywood actress, Toke Makinwa, was recently robbed in London, United Kingdom. The media personality…

Burna Boy wins big at 2022 MOBO Awards in UK

Nigerian afrofusion superstar, Damini Ogulu, popularly known as Burna Boy, snagged two awards at the 25th Music of…

Rema beats Drake, Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, others to…

Nigerian singer, Rema, has made history as the artist with the first Number 1 song on the newly launched Middle…

Burna Boy’s ex, Stefflondon says she always dreams…

Stefflondon, estranged girlfriend of Grammy-award-winning Nigerian singer, Burna Boy, has revealed that she has…

Kanye to pay Kim Kardashian $200,000 monthly for…

The divorce proceedings between former Hollywood couple, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are gradually coming to an…

Nigerian singer, Yemi Alade robbed in Cote d’Ivoire

Popular Nigerian afropop singer, was robbed Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, over the weekend. The 'Johnny' crooner…

I don’t uphold beliefs about God — Singer, Tems

Multiple award winning singer, Temilade Openiyi, better known as Tems, has shared a skeptic message. The…

Gunmen kill singer, Slami Ifeanyi in Anambra

Unknown gun-wielding men have reportedly shot dead rising crooner, Slami Ifeanyi in Anambra State. TheNigerian…

Tems wins ‘Best New Artiste’ at Soul Train Awards

Rising Nigerian singer-songwriter, Temilade Openiyi, better known as Tems, won the 'Best New Artiste' category at…

PHOTOS: Davido steps out for Adeleke’s inauguration

Pop superstar, David Adeleke, better known as Davido, is in Osun State for the inauguration of his uncle, Ademola…

I’ve quit smoking, drinking, womanizing – Terry G

Popular singer, Gabriel Oche Amanyi, better known as Terry G, has revealed that he no longer smokes, drinks or…

Sammie Okposo died in his sleep — Management

THE project manager of late gospel singer, Sammie Okposo, Hillary Vincent, has denied the viral reports that the…

‘I dreamt Peter Obi won 2023 presidential…

Reality star, Mercy Eke has revealed that she dreamt the Labour Party standard bearer, Peter Obi, won the 2023…

Gospel singer, Sammie Okposo slumps, dies at 51

GOSPEL singer and Welu Welu crooner, Sammie Okposo, has died. His project manager, Hillary Vincent, confirmed…

Kanye West asks Trump to be his running mate in 2024

AMERICAN rapper, Kanye West, has stated that he asked the former president of the United States, Donald Trump, to…

Wizkid becomes first African winner at Brazilian award…

Nigerian pop superstar, Ayodeji Balogun, particularly known as Wizkid, has made history as the first African artist…

Chinese envoy calls for collaboration between Nollywood…

The Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Cui Jinachun, has called for collaboration between Nollywood and Asian film…

Davido marks 30th birthday after losing son

Nigerian pop superstar, David Adeleke, better known as Davido, turned 30th today, Monday, November 21, 2022. The…

Wizkid, Tems win big at American Music Awards

The duo of Nigerian singers, Wizkid and Tem snagged two awards each at the 50th Annual American Music Awards.…

Cross-dresser Bobrisky Slams Papaya Ex For Attending…

Controversial cross-dresser, Okuneye Idris aka Bobrisky, has bashed socialite, Abike Halima Raheem, known as Papaya…

I almost died from drug addiction – Singer,…

Nigerian singer, Joshua Iniyezo, popularly known as Solidstar, opened up on his battle with drugs abuse. The…

Hanks Anuku debunks mental illness rumours

Veteran Nollywood actor, Hanks Anuku, has finally broken his silence on the viral video insinuating he was mentally…

Uk-based Nigerian pastor, Adegboyega declares support…

Uk-based Nigerian pastor Tobi Adegboyega has defended his support for afrobeats, despite being tagged as worldly…

Destiny Kids singer, Rejoice Iwueze weds fiancé

Rejoice Iwueze, one of the Destiny Kids music group, has traditionally tied the nuptial knot with her fiancé,…

Obi is no longer a boy – Timaya hails Peter Obi

Nigerian dancehall singer, Inetimi Timaya Odon, better known as Timaya, has lauded the presidential candidate of…

Actor, Apama loses two-year-old son

Nigerian comic actor, Dike Osinachi, better known as Apama, has lost his only son. The two-year-old boy…

Burna Boy, Tems nominated for 65th Grammy Awards

POPstars Tems and Burna Boy were among the nominees for the 65th annual Grammy Awards announced on Tuesday. Tems…

Blackface calls out Wizkid, Burna Boy over song theft

Veteran Nigerian singer and rapper, Augustine Ahmedu, better known as Blackface, has accused Wizkid and Burna Boy…

Mr Eazi snubs former boss, Wizkid, invites Styl-Plus,…

Nigerian singer and music executive, Oluwatosin Ajibade better known as Mr Eazi, has revealed the only artists he…

Sam Uloko: Meet Pastor Paul Enenche’s daughter,…

The identity of the fiancé of the Deborah Paul-Enenche, the first daughter of Dunamis International Gospel Centre’s…
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