Monday, 25th September 2023

Olumide Oworu

22 Mar
Olumide Oworu said the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) did not comply with a court order validating him as the Labour Party candidate contesting the Surulere 1 seat in the Lagos State House of Assembly. Oworu's name was not listed among the candidates contesting the election by INEC on election day. The Labour Party candidate…
18 Mar
A photograph of a Labour Party 'candidate' contesting the Lagos State House of Assembly went viral this week, with captions suggesting that he was attacked by thugs sponsored by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Many Twitter users posted a photograph of Olumide Oworu with what looks like cuts and blood stains on his face…
7 Jan
Nigerian actors Elma Mbadiwe, Olumide Oworu, Tomi Ojo, Bucci Franklin, Genovena Umeh and Ruby Okezie have reflected on life after gracing the set of the country’s first Young Adult series, Far From Home. Far From Home follows the story of Ishaya (Mike Afolarin), a charismatic teenager and talented artist from a poor family whose dreams suddenly appear within…
20 Jun 2016
Over the past couple of years, Nollywood has been changing. I used to hate watching Nigerian films because of the poor acting, bad directing and awful video effects. And don’t get me started on the storylines! You could predict the plot of an entire movie just from the first scene. Everything has started changing now.…


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The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has confirmed that a 40ft container conveyed by an articulated vehicle fell on a Toyota Corolla car on Ojuelegba bridge inward stadium on Sunday night but no death was recorded. The LASTMA Traffic Officer, Olajide Olukoga confirmed the incident in a statement signed by the Director, Public Affairs…
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Gov. Dikko Radda of Katsina state has commended the police, military and members of vigilance group for repelling kidnap attempt in Malumfashi Local Government Area.
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The Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) has issued a stern warning to those polluting the environment to stop immediately or face the wrath of the law.
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The United States on Monday condemned a deadly clash between authorities in Kosovo and gunmen near the Serbian border which left one officer dead.
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Sixteen kidnapped victims, comprising 13 students of the Federal University of Gusau, Zamfara and three construction workers, have regained their freedom so far.