White Paper on Zaria Clashes Between Army and Shiites

Samuel Aruwan, Kaduna: The Kaduna State Governmenttoday released the White Paper on the report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into the Zaria clashes of December 2015. The Judicial Commission of Inquiry which examined, among other issues, the immediate and remote causes of the clashes between the Nigerian Army and the outlawed IMN, submitted its…

Police arrests prophetess running brothel in Ogun state

The Ogun State Police Command yesterday paraded some suspects recently arrested. Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, at the command’s headquarters, Eleweran, Abeokuta, said no fewer than 21 assorted guns, which included three AK 47 rifles, were recovered. Among the suspects was a 54-year-old woman, Idowu Olupinla, the founder of a white garment, Adura migba Cherubim…

Kanu: I’m a big fan of Alex Iwobi

Former Arsenal striker Nwankwo Kanu has revealed he’s a big fan of Gunners youngster and fellow Nigerian Alex Iwobi. The 20-year-old has made a flying start to his Emirates Stadium career, scoring two goals after a breakthrough in the first-team late on last season. Kanu was a big success in his days in north London,…

Photos From Monalisa Chinda’s Wedding in Santorini, Greece

Popular actress Monalisa Chinda and her husband took their white wedding to European country Greece with only a few people in attendance. Few of her colleagues including Chinyere Wilfred and Daniella Okeke were in attendance. The wedding took place in Santorini, September 1. They had their traditional wedding several months ago. The actress and her…

#StrictlyWeddingsWithAnu: How to Choose The Right Wedding Colours

So wedding colors right? Your color scheme for the wedding has the power to set the vibe – so choose wisely. Focusing on the color theme early on is important to ensure that everything else obtained for the wedding is well coordinated and suited to the wedding as a whole. The colors are completely up…

5 Reasons Why It Is Totally Acceptable To Lie In A Relationship

Honesty is key to any healthy relationship. As a matter of fact, a lot of people value honesty above other factors such as love, commitment, sexual attraction and communication. However, there are times when being a little dishonesty can be good for the relationship. Even though it’s not recommended to lie to your partner, there…

Great Stylish Wedding Shopping Tips You Must Adopt

The most important thing to remember when shopping for a wedding is that, you want to look cool and stylish. However, you do not want to distract attention from the bride, or draw attention for the wrong reasons. For these very important reasons, I recommend you use the wordings on the invitation card for the…

FG Launches School-to-Work Scheme

The Federal Government has launched the School-to-Work Scheme which it noted, was designed to prepare children for after school employment. Launching the programme facilitated by the Federal Government under the National Directorate of Employment (NDE),in Calabar on Thursday evening, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, said the scheme would provide the needed skills…

Reps Query Non-utilisation Of N500bn Poverty Eradication Fund

The House of Representatives has queried the federal government over its  non-utilisation of the N500 billion allocated to combat poverty in Nigeria, eight months after.Speaking in an interactive session with members of the federal government team yesterday,  the chairman of the House Committee on Legislative Budget and Research, Hon Timothy Golu, revealed that the N500…

Current Economic Challenge Presents Opportunities For Entrepreneurship – LCCI

The director-general of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, (LCCI), Mr. Muda Yusuf has declared that there is great opportunity for entrepreneurship development with the current economic challenges in Nigeria.He said the economic situation would compel Nigerians to look inward for their local products development rather than depend on importation of virtually all the…

The bleaching, chameleon crowd By Reuben Abati

I wrote a piece recently, a tribute to the late veteran actress Bukky Ajayi and the multi-instrumentalist OJB Jezreel, in which I raised a number of issues, including how in Nollywood today, there is an obsession with the whitening of skin, an anti-Negritude yellowing, what I referred to as “the bleaching, chameleon crowd of Nollywood…