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Lagos traders lament crazy electric bill, want governor’s intervention

By Agencies Traders in Aroso Market in Mile 2 area of Lagos State have lamented the crazy bills that the Ikeja Electric has been giving the market, saying the setback experi­enced by the development since June 2019 was hav­ing adverse…

Lagos Fashion Week 2019 Recap: The Trending Moments On The Runway, Unmissable Street Style & All the TECNO Fashion Scoop!

By Mary Edoro From the Runways, Street Style, Backstage, Fashion Parties – Lagos Fashion Week 2019 has been fun-filled and very exciting! Our handy companion, the  TECNO Camon 12 Pro, has been very helpful through this period, apart from the lightweight of the phone which makes it…

Facebook drops U.K. appeal against Cambridge Analytica fine, but admits no liability

By Agencies Facebook has reached a settlement with the U.K.’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) over Facebook’s role in the misuse of users’ personal data in the lead up to the 2016 European Union (EU) membership referendum. Following an investigation that…

Katsina Assembly clears Buhari’s sister, 16 others as Commissioners

Augustine Okezie, Katsina The Katsina State House of Assembly on Wednesday cleared 17 Commissioner Nominees including President Muhammad Buhari’s Sister Hajia Rabi Atu Mohammed from Daura, submitted to it by Governor Aminu Bello Masari, for appointment as Commissioners. The Speaker…

Customs seize 33 containers of expired rice

by Linda Ikeji 54 containers laden filled with contrabands including expired rice and banned drugs, has been seized by the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Tin Can Island Command.  The Comptroller-General Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali, who briefed reporters at the Customs Examination Ground of the…

HIV patient reveals how she was able to have 3 HIV negative kids with a negative partner

By Benjamin B A woman who is living with HIV after being raped at ages 8 and 16 has shared her positive story about being able to live a great life all thanks to being diligent with taking her treatment.…

Samuel Eto’o rules out career in politics

By Agencies Samuel Eto’o is up there with George Weah as an African great on the football field, but he says he has no plans to follow the Liberian into politics “for the moment”. “Everyone wants me to go into…

Education Ministry, NGO partner on literacy

By Kofoworola Belo-Osagie To enhance reading culture among secondary school pupils, the Office of Education Quality Assurance, Lagos State Ministry of Education partnered with Readland, a non-profit organisation, on a programme to celebrate the World Literacy Day. Held at Agidingbi…

Naira Marley celebrates his son as he turns 4

By Shalom Popular Nigerian musician, Azeez Fashola aka Naira Marley has taken to social media to celebrate his son, Farouq who turned 4 today. In honour of his son’s birthday, the singer took to Instagram to share pictures of his son on…

Star Girl, MARENIKAE Thrills with VYBZ! Watch Video!!

by Linda Ikeji  With a name as iconic as the culture she represents, MARENIKAE is the embodiment of West African pride and culture, fused with the glamour and sophistication of a bygone golden age.Statuesque Nigerian singer/songwriter is beyond multi-talented with…