Thursday, 1st June 2023


18 Jan
An historical and environmental interest group of Nigeria, Legacy, also known as Legacy 1995, has condemned the unlawful destruction of the iconic gates at the Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS), Lagos Island. The gates are essentially historical monuments and emblems of Nigeria's independence.
1 Nov 2022
A Lagos High Court sitting in Tafawa Balewa (TBS), yesterday, refused a trial within the trial application by the defendant’s counsel, Mr. Abayomi Omotubora in the murder trial of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)
19 Oct 2022
The prime suspect in the alleged murder of the Chief Executive Officer of Super TV, Usifo Ataga, Chidinma Ojukwu, yesterday denied killing the late Ataga.
30 Jun 2022
Justice Kayode Ogunjobi of a Lagos High Court, sitting at Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS), has fixed July 13, for the convicted kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (popularly known as Evans),
9 May 2022
Death struck the Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) last week when it lost its oldest staff and former cricketer, Babatunde Elliot, 58, also known as Dealer.
20 Jun 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with family and friends of Chief Isaac Folayan Alade, 87, whose imprint on the nation’s iconic structures will continue to inspire younger architects from within and outside the country.
1 Jan 2020
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
29 Oct 2019
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.
17 Apr 2019
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…
7 Jan 2019
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…
11 Dec 2018
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)…
6 Nov 2016
Quietly, with the new look Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS) BRT terminus and the multi-layered pedestrian bridge along with a flyover and road modernization at Ojodu-Berger ...


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The Plateau State House of Assembly has suspended all the Local Government Council chairmen and councillors in the 17 LGAs of the state with immediate effect. The suspension was announced by the Speaker of the House, Ayuba Abok, during the plenary session on Thursday, following a motion moved by Pirfa Tyem, the lawmaker representing the…
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The Upper Sharia Court of Appeal No 1 sitting in Bauchi has issued a bench warrant on the Imam of Dutsen-Tanshi Jumma’at Mosque Dr Idris Abdul’aziz following his failure to appear before the court. Abdul’aziz is standing trial over allegation of incitement of public disturbance of peace and blasphemy. He was alleged to have passed…
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A Russian court imposed a fine on US messenger service WhatsApp on Thursday for failing to delete banned content. The three-million-rouble ($37,000) fine was the first imposed on WhatsApp for such an offence. WhatsApp's parent company, Meta, was banned and branded "extremist" by Russian authorities last year. Meta's other platforms, Facebook and Instagram, were blocked…
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Eight Croatians held in Zambia for nearly six months on child trafficking charges were acquitted on Thursday and will return home as soon as possible, the government in Zagreb said. The group, comprising four couples, were arrested in early December while trying to leave Zambia along with four children from neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo.…
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The Election Petitions Tribunal in Ondo State on Thursday dismissed the petition filed by the House Representatives candidate of the Labour Party (LP) in Ilaje/Ese-Odo Federal Constituency, Tunji Balogun, challenging the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate, Donald Ojogo, who won the March 18 poll. The petition was dismissed by the…