List of Golden Globe winners
Actor Gary Oldman poses with the trophy for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama during the 75th Golden Globe Awards. Photo: AFP Here is the list of winners for the 75th Golden Globe Awards, which were handed out on Sunday in Beverly Hills: –... Read more
Buhari’s son, Yusuf, sustains head injury in bike accident
Son of President Muhammadu Buhari, Yusuf, was on Tuesday night involved in bike accident in Abuja. He was said to have sustained head injury and had one of his limbs broken. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, confirmed the accident in a... Read more
WGB Pays winnings In Euro (Jackpot) and in Millions of Naira (Champions League)
Winners Golden Bet (WGB), one of Nigeria’s leading sports betting company, has paid a lucky winner, Mr. Ajibola Bakinson, €12,016.00 (equivalent of  over N5.1 MILLION) he won after playing a N50 (Fifty naira) lucky ball game (ticket ID – 977952048317), with the company on Monday 4th December, 2017. He was... Read more
Saudi Arabia lifts 35-year ban on cinemas
Saudi Arabia on Monday announced a lifting of the kingdom’s decades-long ban on cinemas, a landmark decision part of a series of social reforms ushered in by the powerful crown prince. The culture and information ministry announced in a statement that “commercial cinemas will be allowed to operate in... Read more
Davido wins “Best African Act” at MOBO Awards
Nigeria’s ace singer David Adeleke, a.k.a Davido, has won the “Best African Act”, at the 2017 edition of the prestigious Music of Black Origin ( MOBO ) Awards. The 22nd MOBO Awards was held on Wednesday night at the First Direct Arena in Leeds, United Kingdom. David edged out... Read more
Govt to sell TBS, Arts Theatre, others
THE Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS), the National Arts Theatre and some selected power plants under the National Integrated Power Projects (NIPP) are part of the key national assets the Federal Government has concluded plans to sell, House of Representatives’ members were told yesterday. The purpose of the proposed sale is... Read more
AFRIMA 2017: Wizkid Wins Best African Male Artiste Award
Wizkid, a.k.a Star boy, has defeated his arch-rival Davido, to become the best African male artiste at the 2017 All African Music Award ( AFRIMA ) held in Lagos on Sunday. Wizkid’s award included, Artiste of the Year, for his song “Come Closer’’, Song of the Year for the... Read more
11 governors storm Kano for Ganduje daughter’s marriage introduction
The ancient city of Kano on thursday was agog, when 11 governors House of Assembly members and other dignitaries storm the state for the marraige introduction ceremony between daughter of Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Fatima Baby Ganduje and son of Governor Abiola Ajimobi, Idris Abiola Ajimobi. Among the Governors... Read more
How Banky W survived skin cancer after 10 years
Nigerian R&b singer, rapper, actor and writer, Oluwabankole Wellington popularly known as Banky W, has survived cancer of the skin and he recently had his third. The ace singer, shared the news via his Instagram page on Thursday, where he disclosed how he battled with the disease for ten... Read more
Plague kills 124 in Madagascar, report says
A plague epidemic in Madagascar has killed 124 people since August in an outbreak that hit the island’s two main cities the hardest, authorities said on Wednesday. Plague is endemic in Madagascar, but the outbreak that has caused 1,192 suspected cases since August is especially worrying because it started... Read more