Thursday, 28th September 2023


29 Oct 2022
I call him ‘Youngest Millionaire.’ It is a nickname that I gave him following our team’s success at the 1980 African Cup of Nations.
20 Aug 2022
Festac, a famous residential estate in Lagos designed to house the participants in the Second World Festival of Black Arts and Culture in 1977, is becoming abandoned and fast rotting away.
18 Jun 2022
Last week, a great Nigerian patriot, lawyer, former football player, proprietor of a professional club in Canada, sports administrator, international businessman and supreme sports marketer...
4 Jun 2022
I urge everyone reading this to patiently allow the juices of their imagination, creativity and audacity to flow. Imagine an event somewhere in Africa, or the Caribbeans, that holds every few years.
22 May 2022
With the return of Festival of Black Arts and Culture (FESTAC) 45 years after, Chief Executive Officer of Kahera Travels, Kechi Richard-Sheidu, is confident
14 Dec 2021
Officials of the Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences Unit (Task force) at weekend impounded 382 motorcycles during enforcement at 7th Avenue, Festac Town, Lagos.
6 Dec 2021
The Federal Housing Authority (FHA) has pledged to sustain the demolition of illegal construction in FESTAC Town, Lagos and other parts of the country.
16 Oct 2021
The Rotary Club of Lagos Festac Cosmopolitan, District 9110, has installed Immaculata Jemihe as its new president.
7 Jul 2021
The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), yesterday, said it would conduct major enforcement operations at the FESTAC of Lagos over the next few weeks to stem cart-pushing activities
17 Jun 2021
Following outrage over Sunday’s demolition of illegal structures in FESTAC Town, Lagos State, by officials of the Federal Housing Authority (FHA), the public has been urged to show sympathy to the allottees rather than owners of demolished structures.
19 Apr 2021
Lagos State Police Command has said it will put a team of officers in FESTAC division who extorted N200,000 from a Dubai-based Nigerian through a Point-of-Sale (POS) machine on trial.
23 Feb 2021
Affected residents of the Ijegun-Abule Ado 16km-road project have expressed dilemma ahead of a stakeholders’ meeting today with the Ministry of Physical Planning, Lagos


58 mins ago
A gunman dressed in combat gear and wearing a bulletproof vest went on a shooting rampage at a house and a hospital in Rotterdam Thursday, killing a 14-year-old girl, her mother and a teacher.
1 hour ago
Napoli said Thursday they never meant to offend Victor Osimhen after the striker's agent threatened legal action over a video the club posted online mocking him for missing a penalty.
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Nigeria’s U-20 women’s national team, the Falconets, have progressed to the third round of the 2024 U-20 World Cup qualifiers without kicking a ball.
2 hours ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has reiterated its commitment to conduct free, fair and credible governorship election in Imo State scheduled for November 11th, 2023.
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By Vera Ng’oma, Country Director, British Council Malawi, and TEVET Lead for Sub-Saharan Africa.  Lilongwe, Malawi, 28 September 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-  Africa has the largest population of young people in the world. By 2030, there will be 375 million young people in the continent’s job market. By 2050, one in every 4 people in the world will be…