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26 Jun 2015
THE emails have not stopping popping up. Enquiries, mostly from lustful fans on how they can reach some of the acting celebrities in the singles club that were profiled on this page last week. ‘’I want her for an everlasting relationship and I assure you that she will enjoy me’’ a fan declared. A fan…
26 Jun 2015
Dr. (Mrs.) Theresa Taiwo Akande is the first female Rector of the Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State. She rose through the ranks, heading various positions at different times before assuming the rectorship of the institution. NOT too many women in Nigeria are in leadership positions and even fewer are rectors and vice chancellors of higher…
14 Jun 2015
Professor Patrick Utomi, in this interview with DAVID OGAH and TEMILOLUWA ADEOYE, advises government to block all revenue leakages and partner some foreign countries for direct financing of infrastructure.
6 Jun 2015
“EXCELLENCE is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” –Aristotle. The above assertion applies to Dr. James Ohioma Arukhe, a…
6 Jun 2015
Friends, family members, fans, colleagues and associates of the veteran actress, Taiwo Ajai-Lycett converged recently in Lagos to celebrate the matriarch of the stage and screen as she clocked 74
5 Jun 2015
THERE are no two Steph-Nora Okeres in Nollywood. The only person by that name is the multi- talented University of Ife trained theatre artiste who has remained relevant in the movie industry as butter is to bread.
26 May 2015
Chocolate City rapper, M.I. Abaga, has disclosed that he would like to have a working relationship with some notable African artistes to help to connect the younger generations with the older ones. According to the rapper, he said that Africa had done well in creating a vibrant modern music industry which has been able to…
23 May 2015
The festival kicks off on Thursday, June 4 and ends on June 7. “Jimmy is a perfect representation of the open spirit that the festival advocates,” said the festival’s Executive Director, Serge Noukoué.
23 May 2015
IT is confirmed. Ayanda, the South African film from award-winning director Sara Blecher and starring Nigeria’s top actor Okechukwu Chukwudi Ukeje, aka OC Ukeje, screened at the ongoing Cannes Film Market on May 17.
16 May 2015
Jumoke Owoola, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Centre for Indigenous Knowledge, Development and Sustainability, and publisher of Ostrich Afrique magazine, spoke to DEBO OLADIMEJI on how we can revive cultural values that are being eroded. General background I am a princess from Ayetoro Ekiti but I was born and bred in Lagos. My father, Prince…
Uru Eke
9 May 2015
NOLLYWOOD is huge and even observers will agree that the competition among players of the industry is so stiff that most new entrants hardly made it to the front row with just few efforts.
Peter Bruno
8 May 2015
The entertainment industry was thrown into deep mourning during week as news broke that life and stage lights have dimmed on veteran Nollywood actor, Peter Bunor.


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Despite macroeconomic challenges bedevilling the nation’s economy, anticipation of robust 2022 full year earnings and dividend payout have continued to spur activities on the equities sector of the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) as market capitalisation increased by N44 billion in the last trading session of the month of January.
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Partner and Head, Deal Advisory, Mergers and Acquisition Tax and Regulatory Practice, KPMG Nigeria, Ajibola Olomola, has said businesses need to be guided by optimism especially as it relates to the electioneering era in the country
6 mins ago
The Managing Director of First City Monument Bank (FCMB), Mrs Yemisi Edun, has advocated increased collaboration among banks, especially in information sharing, to effectively combat money laundering, terrorist financing and other illicit practices within the financial system.
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Barely four weeks to the 2023 presidential election, stockbrokers have called for a regime change that would address uncertainties, as well as speedy and consistent economic policy direction to restore the country on a path of sustainable growth, while supporting a virile capital market post-election.
8 mins ago
Penetration of Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Know Your Customer (KYC) activities is predicted to witness a 70 per cent increase in 2023 as players in the financial industry intensify efforts to adapt to strict regulatory compliance obligations.