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2 Aug 2020
Last weekend, the Centre for Black Culture and International Understanding (CBCIU), Osogbo, Osun State, hosted a national colloquium in memory of Oba Adetoyese Laoye I, who passed on in 1975.
4 Mar 2020
After a successful production of five plays, namely, Loud Whispers, Isale Eko, Oba Esugbayi, 3some and Emotan, Joseph Edgar’s Duke of Shomolu Productions, in partnership with the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library Foundation, is set for the performances of the anticipated stage play, Aremu.
11 Jan 2020
Aremu, a stage play that centre on the life and times of Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, one of the most influential Nigerians alive is set to premiere in March this year. The play, written by Prof Ahmed Yerima...
24 Feb 2019
There is this notable axiom among Kegite Club members, which says: ‘in the midst of jollification, there is a brutal danger.’ To non-initiates, this simply means, ‘a mid joyous celebrations lie subtle danger.’
3 Feb 2019
John Bunyan, the English cleric and author, must have taken his time to study the conducts of men in their private and public lives, and observing that both, for many-a-man, is disparate. It is, perhaps, in his surprise that he said most people are: ‘Saint abroad and a devil at home.’
12 Aug 2017
In what later turned out as a strategic plan to score cheap political points, Mr. Ahmed Yerima, early in the life of the current political dispensation, imposed Islamic law...
25 Jun 2017
It is not unexpected that contemporary engagers of the Yemi Ogunbiyi phenomenon will most readily define him within the context of his most recent endeavours in advertising, public relations and publishing.
23 Apr 2017
What is attempted in this short essay is a critical overview of attempts at theorising the third-generation Nigerian novels and the strands of discourse that are emerging from the critical interventions.
5 Feb 2017
The possible link between this theme andthat of terrorismis strong. Terrorism, like torture, exploits the vulnerabilities of the body to make a political statement.
29 Jan 2017
Playwright Prof. Ahmed Yerima is the ultimate psychologist in his new play, The Mirror Cracks, staged for the first time last weekend in Lagos, by Joshua Alabi-led Kininso Koncepts at Theatre Republic, Lekki, Lagos.
16 Nov 2016
The Senate Committee on Marine Transport has decried the low business activities at the Onne Port Complex, assuring of full support to spur deals at the complex.
4 Nov 2016
The Senate Committee on Marine Transport on Friday warned that it would revoke the port concession agreement with any terminal operator that failed to fulfill the agreement.


Six of the 62 persons held by terrorists, following the March 28, 2022 attack on an Abuja-Kaduna train, have called on the Federal Government and international community to facilitate their release.
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Residents of Iviukwe Community in Etsako East Local Council of Edo State, yesterday, called on Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki and the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Usman Alkali Baba...
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The Federal High Court, Abuja, has refused to grant an ex parte application by Mr. Farah Dagogo to stop the gubernatorial primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State.
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There All Progressives Congress (APC) National Assembly aspirants, yesterday, urged the leadership of the party to conduct free, fair and transparent primary election.
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In continuation of its clampdown on cultists and other criminals across the state, operatives of Ogun State Police Command have arrested four members of the dreaded Eiye cult group...