Lagos Bar Beach gone, but memories linger
For many who grew up in Lagos State years back, one of the most visited places in the city, especially for fun-seekers was the bar beach, along Ahmadu Bello Way. It used to be a place for them and others to wine and unwind.
Kuwaiti Embassy fetes 1, 960 underprivileged persons
The Embassy of the State of Kuwaiti during the Eid-el-Kabir celebration put smiles on the faces of no fewer than 1,960 Nigerians who received edible items and gifts in 14 states of the federation.
Fun-seekers besiege Lagos, Abuja parks
Hundreds of fun-seekers, particularly children, yesterday besieged the Johnson Jakande Tinubu (JJT) Park and Ndubuisi Kanu Park in Ikeja, Lagos State...
Dickson, Sanwo-Olu admonish tolerance, sacrifice, peace
As Muslims celebrate this year’s Eid-el-Kabir, Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson has stressed that religious tolerance remains a key factor for peace and unity in the country.
Eid-el-Kabir: The classical lessons
It is that time of the year again when Muslims across the world celebrate the holiest festival in their calendar, known as Eid-el-Kabir. The festival honours the willingness of Prophet Ibrahim to sacrifice his son, Isma’il as an act of submission to God’s command, before God stopped him in his tracks, informing him that his sacrifice had already been accepted.
Glo, Razak task Muslims on Sallah
As Muslims celebrate Eid-el-Kabir, Globacom has charged them to live up to the tenets of Islam. Also, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and member of the Lagos State Governor’s Advisory Council (GAC), Chief Lanre Razak, urged them to reflect deeply on the occasion and imbibe the culture of piety, holiness, and fear of Allah in their conducts.
My administration had best debt profile – Ajimobi
The immediate past governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, says his administration had the best debt profile in the country. Ajimobi told newsmen on Sunday at his Ibadan residence after the Eid-el-Kabir prayers...
Eid-el-kabir: Clerics task government to renew mandate with Nigerians
The escalating insecurity and austere living conditions in the country, yesterday, necessitated Islamic clerics calling on the Federal Government to renew its mandate with Nigerians and swiftly move to improve the quality of life of the governed.
Eid-El-Kabir: Muslim faithful grapple with costly food items, higher fares
Usually, prices of food items tend to rise as the Eid-el-Kabir approaches, and this year is no exception. As Muslim faithful celebrate this festival, today, in commemoration of Prophet Ibrahim’s obedience to sacrifice his son....