Tafawa Balewa Square
Onoriode ‘Godzilla’ Ehwarieme, a new ‘Mike Tyson’ is born
Before stepping his feet into the ring for the World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental heavyweight title fight against Argentine Ariel ‘Chiquito’ Baracamonte in Lagos at the weekend
Kenyan wins Lagos Women Run as Njoku emerges veteran champion
Kenya's Cheptoeck Careen and officer of Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, Bayelsa State Command, Genevieve Njoku, yesterday emerged winners in the Open and Veteran categories of this year’s fourth edition 10 kilometres race of the Lagos Women Run
Untold hardship of old retirees over unpaid pension
These were the lamentations from the 87-year- old retiree, Mrs Comfort Tinuade Williams. Williams retired from the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing on May 18, 1992, after spending 33 years in active service. She has not been paid any pension since May 2009 to date.
N1m up for grabs as Motorsport Fiesta debuts on October 6 in Lagos
The winner of the maiden edition of the Motorsport Auto Fiesta billed for the Tafawa Balewa Square on October 6 will earn N1 million, organisers of the event, FAME, have revealed.
Galaxy Of Stars for Luli 2019
Preparations are at peak for this year’s edition of Luli Concert, a Christian gig cum spiritual all-night event scheduled to hold on Friday, September 27, at the main bowl of Tafawa Balewa Square, Onikan, Lagos
Lagos kicks off use of Oshodi transport interchange
The Lagos State government yesterday kept to its words that the Terminal 3 of the Oshodi Transport Interchange would be put to use by the public on May 1, as passengers boarded buses from the terminal to their various destinations. This is following the launch of the new buses for public use under the Bus…
Lagos Games Festival debuts
The maiden edition of the Lagos Games Festival, which will feature online, physical, and the local games will hold on April 20th at the Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS), Lagos State. According to the organisers, there was need to present a platform where the gaming culture can be revived in Lagos and afterward in the whole…
I’m coming for your ABU title, boxer Oladosu tells Joeboy
In December last year, reigning West African Boxing Union (WABU) lightweight champion, Rilwan ‘Real One’ Oladosu emerged the best boxer of the night at the Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos, pocketing the Mojisola Ogunsanya Memorial Trophy and N3 million cash prize. It was the 17th edition of the GOtv Boxing Night. Now, the stage is set…
Ambode: History will have last say
The sages say an enterprising industry player attracts to himself more noble service to the society as a mark of appreciation of his diligence. That is to say, when you work hard, you are given more work so the community can benefit from more of your expertise. But, alas, with Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos…
Access Bank Lagos City Marathon kits ready today
Participants in the 2019 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon billed to take place on February 2, 2019 will start collecting their kits from today, the organisers have revealed. According to the Head, Communications and Media, Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, Olukayode Thomas, participants that have successfully registered for the race are to collect their kits…
How significant is ‘The Experience’ to Nigerians?
On December 7, 2018, Senior Pastor of House on the Rock Cathedral, Paul Adefarasin, hosted the 13th edition of its annual gospel concert, ‘The Experience’ themed ‘Jesus our Peace’, which has grown to become the largest gospel music concert in Africa with a yearly attendance of over 500,000 people at the Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS)…