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18 Dec 2017
Oluwaninshola Football Club at the weekend defeated Golden Stars FR 3-1 to win this year’s edition of the Oluwaninshola Cup organized by the Supervisory Councilor of Education, Kosofe Local Government, Olanrenwaju Oladunjoye. The final match at the IBB Stadium, Lagos ended in a draw, but champions won the ensuing penalty shoot out to take the…
18 Dec 2017
No fewer than 100 small business owners’ have benefited from business nuggets aimed at assisting them to improve their business productivity even during economic downturn. The training, organised by School of Entrepreneurship (SOE), an arm of 101 Broadcast Media Business with the theme: Starting And Growing A Business In Economic Recession: Exploring The Opportunities, attracted…
15 Dec 2017
The world’s biggest smartphone maker unveiled its latest smartphone device at the Victoria Island, Lagos. The iPhone X is Apple’s most recent product right after the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 plus. It comes with the most advanced technology with flawless hardware design and a range of new service offerings. Speaking at the launch, ,…
12 Dec 2017
The drive by the Lagos State Government to create a private sector driven tourism economy has earned the full confidence of multinational companies, notable entrepreneurs, business owners and managers alike across the State. This was the consensus at a stakeholders review meeting held with sponsors of the Lagos Street carnival and the forthcoming end of…
9 Dec 2017
As part of efforts to raise the standard of education in the country and ensure access to qualitative tools and materials for knowledge gain, the Rose of Sharon Foundation has donated a building to Yaba College of Education, Lagos to serve as a skill acquisition centre and bookshop. Speaking at the unveiling of the centre…
9 Dec 2017
Everwhere you turn in Lagos, there’s a story just waiting to be told. This year, two conceptual rap albums were released with the sole purpose of trying to tell them, albeit from two very different perspectives. Olamide – a man so revered by the streets that when he momentarily revoked Don Jazzy’s visa to the…
7 Dec 2017
It can be quite repetitive having the same old drinks and talking about the same old things with friends every night. A sure way to shake up your routine this period is to visit places you probably go through every day and not notice their insane beauty, at night. And while you are there, by…
6 Dec 2017
Idris Anjorin believes his life changed in 2009 when he turned up for work -- late as usual -- distracted and stressed after more than three hours stuck in Lagos traffic.
6 Dec 2017
SIFAX Group has been given the concession approval by the Lagos State Government to operate and maintain the Ebute-Ojo Ferry Terminal in Ojo local council area for a period of 10 years. Under the concession agreement, SIFAX Group will take charge of the ferry berthing terminal, the car park space, passenger and other services that…
5 Dec 2017
Simba Den, a retail arm of the Simba Group, at the weekend opened its ultra-modern showroom at Eric Moore, Surulere, Lagos. Head of Operations, Rajneesh Gupta, described the store as a one-stop-shop for inverters and related equipment, where the focus is on providing consulting to customers who may not know exactly what they require in their…
4 Dec 2017
Twenty-two ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from Dec. 22 to Dec. 30. The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its publication, “Shipping Position’’ on Monday in Lagos. NPA said that the ships contained buck wheat, empty container, bulk…
4 Dec 2017
The National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) says it has banned sales of alcoholic drinks in all motor parks in Lagos State ahead of the festive period. Mr Tajudeen Agbede, the Lagos State Chairman of NURTW, made this known on Monday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Agbede said that…

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Anthony Martial said on Wednesday he is fit and ready to play immediately for Sevilla after joining on a six-month loan deal from Manchester United. Martial has only started two Premier League games for United this season and the 26-year-old forward has made just one appearance this year, after coming off the bench against West…
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The mother of former speaker of Kano state House of Assembly Hajiya Zainab Danja who was kidnapped at gunpoint has regained her freedom. Hajiya Danja, who was abducted at her family house at Gezawa town, Gezawa local government area of Kano on 12th of January 2022, was released early Tuesday after payment of N40 million…
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Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe has denied media reports saying that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has zoned its national offices ahead of the February 26 convention. Buni, also the chairman of the Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee of the APC, said on Wednesday that the party did not zone any national office. The…
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A prominent Ugandan author accused of insulting the country's ruling family was freed on Wednesday after being detained despite a court order for his release, his lawyer said. Kakwenza Rukirabashaija, whose case has triggered international concern, was "dumped" by the military at his country home in eastern Uganda after being held at a military police…
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The Police Command in Anambra has declared 21 persons wanted over their alleged involvement in the killing of two indigenes of Ogwuaniocha in Ogbaru Local Government Area. In a statement issued on Wednesday in Awka, the command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, also accused the persons of complicity in the disappearance of Igwe…