Nigerian Police Force Launches Radio, TV Stations

The Nigerian Police Force has launched its own national broadcasting and radio service expected to serve the entire nation. The police force’s broadcasting service will be managed by the Nigeria Police Broadcasting Service Limited, NPBS, which as been set up through a partnership between the police and a private outfit. The recent development was made……

Refined Pornography: The Shame Of Watching Big Brother Naija

“I logged on to Instagram on a Sabbath Day to connect with an old friend only to see Nigerians on the social network in raptures over a video clip of a shambolic ‘Truth or Dare’ game that prompted one (now evicted) Big Brother Naija housemate, Coco Ice to offer her Tip live on television for……

Facebook plans to be more like YouTube in new video strategy

“We’re focusing more on shorter form content to start” Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday’s Q4 earnings call, where he was repeatedly questioned about Facebook’s video strategy. One thing’s clear, Facebook will invest heavily. “I see video as a mega trend,” said Zuckerberg. Facebook will both pay video makers up front and through ad…

Headstrong Jammeh declares state of emergency over foreign interference

Long-serving Gambian President Yahya Jammeh seems really desperate to hold onto power after declaring a state of emergency. He cited undue foreign interference in the recently staged December 1st polls which he lost to his exiled opponent Adama Barrow as one reason. While speaking on national TV, Jammeh said the declaration was necessary “due to…

Iron bender jailed 3 months for stealing tv

plasma-tv A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court in FCT on Friday sentenced a 28-year-old Iron Bender, Ignatius Simon, to three months imprisonment for housebreaking and theft. The presiding officer, Alhaji, Abubakar Sadiq, handed the sentence after the convict pleaded guilty to a two-count charge. Sadiq, however, gave Simon an option to a pay fine of…

Despite presidential apology, protesters return to streets of Seoul

A day after President Park Geun-hye apologised on TV for the controversy caused by allowing her friend and confidante Choi Soon-sil to become too close to the corridors of power and decision-making, thousands of protesters have returned to the streets of Seoul, South Korea. Reports coming in from Seoul suggests that scores of people from…

Folorunsho Alakija Speaks on Forbes Africa’s My Worst Day Show

Forbes Africa TV’s flagship show is back and in the hot seat for October is the first female mogul to join our illustrious group of entrepreneurs, Mrs Folorunsho Alakija, executive vice chairman of Famfa Oil with an estimated net worth of $1.82 billion. From starting her career as a company secretary to launching one of…

North Korea says US push for sanctions against it is laughable

The push for sanctions by the US government led by Barack Obama against North Korea after it carried out a success “nuclear warhead explosion” has been described as “laughable” by Pyongyang which revealed that the North would continue to strengthen its nuclear power. “The group of Obama’s running around and talking about meaningless sanctions until today are…

IGBO World Union Lauds President Buhari @ The Presidential Villa,Abuja

Members of the Igbo World Union were at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Friday, September 2, 2016, on a courtesy visit, during which they praised President Muhammadu Buhari for his war against corruption, terrorism, and for the dogged effort to diversify the country’s economy. Led by the President General, Ambassador Sir Mishak Nnanta, the group…

Man appears in court charged with deaths of child actor and his aunt

Joshua Dobby is charged with the deaths by dangerous driving of Makayah McDermott, 10, and Rosie Cooper, 34, in Penge A man has appeared in court charged with causing the deaths by dangerous driving of a child actor and his aunt. Makayah McDermott, 10, and Rosie Cooper, 34, were walking on Lennard Road in Penge,…

KSDT show host left bemused by three-year-old guest

Tony Okungbowa, host of the family-oriented children TV series, Kids Say the Darndest Things, sponsored by Etisalat Nigeria, was recently at the receiving end of a mix of all that the mind of a three-year old could produce The post KSDT show host left bemused by three-year-old guest appeared first on The Eagle Online –…