“A birth date is a reminder to celebrate life as well as to update the life,” said Amit Kalantri, an American scholar. His enduring words perfectly describes the mood of Senator Ben Murray Bruce during the week when he hit the social media to celebrate his aged mother, Madam Margaret Murray Bruce on the occasion of…
Richard Mofe Damijo: Eyes on 60th birthday bash
Veteran Nollywood actor, Richard Mofe Damijo (RMD) is one of the pioneers of the movie industry in Nigeria, having spent over three decades in the industry and featured in blockbuster movies before taking a break to serve his people in Delta State.
Kessington Adebutu: Celebrating a gallant trailblazer and colossus at 85
There must be something so special about October 24, 1935 that the world has hardly spoken about, let alone have a full grasp of.
Olojo Festival 2020 beckons
Preparation to mark this year’s Olojo Festival in Ile-Ife, Osun State, is said to be underway. But there are indications that the festival might not be an elaborate one...
Salvation Crusader, RCCG’s Dove Media present Applause Awards
Salvation Crusader, in conjunction with Alvalange and Dove Media of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), have concluded arrangements for the sixth edition of the Applause Awards...
Joseph Edgar fetes widows at 51
Pioneer Chief Disruptor Officer of Fintech Platform, The Beetle, Joseph Edgar, is 51 later this July. Celebrating the day, Edgar gave out over N2m cash to four widows and empower several youths, as part of activities outlined to mark the birthday soiree.
Lekan Oyegbade counts blessings at birthday gig
Born to parents who make Godliness a priority in life, little Lekan never crossed the line, as he grew under the tutelage of his father and mother who ensured every of his footstep was in accordance with God’s rules.
Ighodalos and bliss of Wedlock, 13 years on
Senior Pastor of Trinity House Church, Lagos, Ituah Ighodalo and his adorable wife, Ibidun recently marked their 13th wedding anniversary. The celebrated pastor did not pop champagne or allow self-seeking acolytes clink glasses in his honour.
Daisy Danjuma, Kemi Nelson, Ita Giwa, others honour Biodun Laja’s final burial
Society matriarch, Biodun Laja, has been finally laid to rest in Lagos. The funeral was well attended by eminent Nigerians across the country, who held the renowned educationist in high esteem during her lifetime. Among the notable faces at the ceremony were Senator Daisy Danjuma, Kemi Nelson, Florence Ita Giwa, Erelu Ojuolape and Chief Alex…
Nigerian scientist, Kazeem Jimoh, picks 2019 UNESCO MAB Award
For a young scientists, Kazeem Jimoh, the year 2019 ended on a good note. The 27-year-old research fellow with the Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria has been selected for the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Award under the category of MAB Young Scientist of 2019. Jimoh is the third Nigerian ever to be decorated with…