Thursday, 29th February 2024


5 Feb
During the 66th Annual Grammy Awards held on Sunday night, Jay-Z, the iconic rapper, music producer, and entrepreneur, took center stage not only to accept the Dr. Dre Global Impact Award but also to deliver a powerful speech that touched artists and fans alike. During his acceptance speech, Jay-Z called out the Grammys for its…
10 Jan
ConnectAfrobeats has announced that its adding additional features, ‘Market Square and Blog’ to the platform for vendors and creatives. The recently launched online networking platform for Afrobeats stakeholders globally revealed this in its new year newsletter for subscribers. ConnectAfrobeats is cultural hub is created to connect artists with producers, songwriters, managers, indie promoters with distributors,…


38 mins ago
Former Big Brother Naija contestant Cynthia Nwadiora, popularly known as Cee-C, has taken to X to address speculation surrounding her relationship status. In the tweet, Cee-C acknowledges the public scrutiny that comes with her celebrity status but asserts her right to privacy in matters of personal life. She said; “I am currently single, and if…
57 mins ago
At least 43 people were killed and dozens injured after a fire blazed through a seven-storey building in an upscale neighbourhood in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka late Thursday, health authorities said.
1 hour ago
President Joe Biden and former president Donald Trump paid rival visits to the US-Mexico border Thursday in a high-stakes battle for voters on one of the hottest issues in November's election.
2 hours ago
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has directed companies producing to revert to the earlier price. Minister of Works, Senator David Umahi, disclosed this to journalists on Thursday after inspecting BUA cement factory in Sokoto. The past weeks have seen the price of cement skyrocket to as high as over N10,000. Our correspondent gathered that sellers blamed…
3 hours ago
A suspected ritual killer on Thursday in Abeokuta narrated how he and other accomplices lured seven women to their deaths through a dating application. The 32-year-old, who was paraded by the police command in Ogun, confessed to being a member of a ritualist gang which specialised in killing women and selling their body parts for…
3 hours ago
US President Joe Biden said a ceasefire in war-torn Gaza was now unlikely to happen by Monday, adding that a chaotic shooting incident at an aid point would likely complicate negotiations.
3 hours ago
Marcus Rashford says he can take "any headline" but asked his critics to show a "bit more humanity" before they question his commitment to Manchester United and love of football.
4 hours ago
The Federal Government plans to commence the distribution of the 42,000mt of grains recently released from the silos next week. Niger State Governor Umar Bago disclosed this after a meeting with the Minister of Agriculture and Food Security in Abuja ahead of the commissioning of the mechanisation program by the President in the state. He…
4 hours ago
No fewer than 62 graduates of the Olusegun Agagu University of Science and Technology (OAUSTECH), Okitipupa, in Ondo State, have bagged first-class degrees The first-class graduates were among the 1,202 that would be conferred with bachelor's degrees in the coming convocation of the 2021/2022 and 2022/2023 academic sessions of the institution. The Vice Chancellor of…
4 hours ago
The Zamfara State government has concluded the third phase of its free modified outreach programme, treating a total of 2,213 individuals. The third phase of the programme lasted between February 23 and 25, 2024, according to a statement by Sulaiman Bala Idris, the spokesperson to Governor Dauda Lawal. According to him, the special modified medical…