Month: December 2016

Photos: Olamide Shuts Down Eko Hotel ‘AGAIN’ With OLIC 3

Over 7000 people besieged the Eko Hotels Convention Centre yesterday to witness the third installment of the Olamide Live in Concert, tagged OLIC3. With tickets sold out twenty-four hours to the event, the concert was already a runaway success before it started. The almost unbelievable success of the two previous editions had set a very […]

Photos: Highlights From BEZ Live Music Festival

Think of Afro beats, rock, jazz, soul and more and only one concert comes to mind. The Bez Live concert was beyond amazing and fans agree that the memories would not be set aside for a long while. The festival-styled concert held at the Muri Okunola Park and kicked off at 7:00pm with performances from […]

Facebook to Flag Fake News

Facebook has confirmed it will start applying warning labels to “fake news” stories that users share on the social network. This would involve articles seemingly published with the intent to trick people. Facebook said these will be marked with what it called a “flag.” Below the headline there will be a red label that says “disputed by […]

Angry Mob Kills LASTMA Commander in Apapa

There was pandemonium in the Liverpool, Apapa area of Lagos on Thursday after an irate mob lynched a commander of the Lagos State Transport Management Agency, Mr. Bakare Olatunji. It was learnt that Olatunji, who was the zonal head of the agency in the Apapa area, had led a team of officials to the area […]

Woman Delivers Baby With Two Heads in Lagos

  Doctors at Med-In Specialist Hospital, Osogbo Street, Ogudu took delivery of a baby with two heads. According to Doctors, the baby was delivered around 6:30pm on Tuesday through an elective caesarean section. Its mother, surgeon and nurses entered the theatre prepared to take delivery of a set of twins as indicated by the various […]

Chapecoense Player Awakens From Coma With No Memory of the Crash

A surviving member of Chapecoense, the team decimated by the tragic Colombian air disaster two weeks ago, has awoken from a coma with no memory of the accident and asked a doctor about the result of the game. Neto was one of only six survivors of the crash which claimed 71 lives in the hills […]

Afropolitan Vibes’ 1st Ever 2-Day Music Festival | Friday, December 16 & Saturday, December 17

This December, music lovers are set to experience the biggest celebration of both classic and contemporary Nigerian sounds as Bantu presents the first edition of Afropolitan Vibes‘ two-day music festival. Set to hold on the 16th of December, 2016 at the Freedom Park, Victoria Island Lagos, the first ever music festival edition of the renowned […]

Governor Nyesom Wike Allegedly Caught on Tape Planning to Rig Elections and Threatening To Kill Electoral Officers

The tape of a phone call suspected to be between Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers and an INEC official has emerged online. In the recording published by SaharaReporters, the governor allegedly threatened to kill INEC officials who were reluctant to sign the results sheets of the just concluded Legislative Rerun elections in the state. From the […]

Toyin Bankole, Omoni Oboli, Bimbo Akintola, Funke Akindele, & More Make AMVCA 2017 Nominee List – See Full List

The nominees of the 2017 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards were announced on Wednesday at the Intercontinental Hotel, Lagos. Several top stars and top movies were nominated including the movies ’76 and 93 Days which both got huge nominations. New Yoruba movie producer, Toyin Bankole’s movie IMAN also got nominated in the Best Indigenous Movie (Yoruba) […]

My Daughter Didn’t Die of Kidney Disease, NYSC’s Negligence Killed Her – Father of LAUTECH Student Who Died in Orientation Camp

Mr. Olawale Oladepo, father of Ifedolapo, the corps member who died, recently, at the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) orientation camp in Kano, after a brief illness, has dismissed claims she died of kidney and urinary tract infection. He challenged the investigation panel set up by the Presidency, to unravel the cause of his daughter’s […]
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