Wednesday, 4th October 2023


21 May
It was all glitz and glamour as the ninth edition of the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) held on Saturday to honour some of the finest in the African film industry.
20 May
Anikulapo has won the overall best movie at the African Magic Viewers Choice Award (AMVCA).
22 Apr
The buzz in town is the official announcement of the nominees of the 9th edition of the prestigious Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA). Organised by Africa Magic in association with MultiChoice, the nominees for the AMVCA...
8 Dec 2022
Google has announced the results of its 2022 Year In Search, revealing the most searched terms, people, actors, musicians, topics, questions and more that captured the interest of Nigerians the most throughout this year.
13 Oct 2022
The most recent film by Kunle Afolayan, Anikulapo, has made a significant impact on Netflix. Nearly two weeks after its streaming launch, the director just made data public that showed the epic movie has rated first worldwide. With a total of 8,730,000 global views, Anikulapo is presently ranked among the top 10 non-English language movies…


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A Filipino drag queen was arrested Wednesday after a public outcry in the Catholic-majority country over the depiction of Jesus Christ reciting the Lord's Prayer during a performance. Amadeus Fernando Pagente, whose drag name is Pura Luka Vega, was widely accused of blasphemy and declared "persona non grata" by several local governments after a video…
20 mins ago
A joint bid from the United Kingdom and Ireland to host Euro 2028 now has no rivals after Turkey withdraw from the bidding process, UEFA said on Wednesday.
30 mins ago
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on Wednesday vowed to introduce legislation to reduce tobacco use, saying there was "no safe level of smoking".
42 mins ago
The Federal Government (FG) has urged all stakeholders in various states of Nigeria and International Development Partners (IDPs) to effectively implement all the policies, programmes and laws relating to Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV).
1 hour ago
The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Dr Betta Edu says the Federal Government (FG) will empower 15million households under the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) programme.
1 hour ago
The Arewa Youth Assembly (AYA) has petitioned the Acting Inspector General of Police and the Department of State Security (DSS) over what the group termed coordinated attacks against the top management of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation Limited (NNPC), especially its Group Chief Executive Officer, Mele Kyari, and Chief Financial Officer, Umar Ajiya, amongst others.…
1 hour ago
The police in Katsina State has confirmed the kidnapping of five female students of the Federal University Dutsinma (FUDMA) in Katsina by gunmen.
1 hour ago
A popular socialite in Benin City, Edo State, Felicia Osaigbovo, has been sentenced to 12 years in prison and fined N24 million for human trafficking.
1 hour ago
French President Emmanuel Macron said Wednesday he would broaden the range of topics that can be voted on in a referendum and ease thresholds for calling a popular vote.
1 hour ago
Five suspects have been arrested following video footage of ultra-orthodox Jews spitting on Christian pilgrims in Jerusalem’s Old City, police said.