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6 May
Within the Nigerian music scene, the Christian gospel section is one that is impossible to ignore. From the golden era of Midnight Crew to the evergreen evolutions from TY Bello, down to the experimental discographies of its new generation singers...


MultiChoice Nigeria, the organizer of the Big Brother Naija reality show, has disclosed that it invested N5.5 billion in the production of the just-concluded All Stars edition of the show. The disclosure was made by Busola Tejumola, the Executive Head of Content and West Africa Channels at MultiChoice Nigeria, during the winner's prize presentation ceremony…
11 mins ago
One of the three new ministerial nominees, Balarabe Abbas Lawal, collapsed on Wednesday while being screened on the floor of the Senate.
44 mins ago
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…
52 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.
1 hour ago
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on Wednesday vowed to introduce legislation to reduce tobacco use, saying there was "no safe level of smoking".
1 hour 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.
2 hours 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.…
2 hours ago
The police in Katsina State has confirmed the kidnapping of five female students of the Federal University Dutsinma (FUDMA) in Katsina by gunmen.
2 hours 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.