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Patoranking performs at YouthConnekt Africa Summit 2019 in Rwanda

Nigerian Dancehall musician Patoranking was at the just ended YouthConnekt Africa Summit 2019 which was held in Rwanda. He performed around alongside Rwanda’s music super star Meddy. America Singer Ne-Yo was the concert’s main act. On the list is also Bruce Melodie and Charly na Nina, who are fresh from entertaining the members of the […]

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‘Bishop Obinim cannot buy a single property of mine even if he sells all his mansions’ – Rev Obofour

Founder and leader of Anointed Palace Chapel, Reverend Obofour has issued a bragging right over Bishop Angel Obinim. The fight between the two self-acclaimed men of God is really becoming very interesting. Read Also: Angel Obinim hits his wife’s Nyash in public Reverend Obofour claims he is far richer than Bishop Obinim and that a […]

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Zamfara Assembly stops members from discussing security issues during plenary

The Speaker of Zamfara House of Assembly, Alhaji Nasiru Magarya on Thursday reiterated that the assembly would no longer discuss issues of security at plenary. Magarya said at the House sitting that the decision was because certain sensitive issues needed to be discussed in close door session at the committee of the whole. The speaker […]

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I’ll disgrace any lady that gets involved with my husband -Nayas warns

Popular Kumawood actress Gladys Mensah Boaku known in the movie industry as Nayas has sent a strong warning to single ladies over her husband. According to the actress, she will not hesitate to disgrace any lady who gets romantically involved with her husband. Nayas explained that she will gladly call out any lady who decides […]

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Teenage neo-Nazi wrote list of venues 'worth attacking' and hoped to follow in footsteps of Hitler, jury hears

A teenage neo-Nazi who listed venues in his home city “worth attacking” wrote of hoping to follow in the footsteps of Adolf Hitler, a jury has heard. The 16-year-boy from Durham was said to have begun drafting a manifesto entitled “A Manual for practical and sensible guerrilla warfare against the kike system in the Durham City […]

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Women top men in NOUN enrolment ― Okebukola

By Joseph Erunke Women are currently leading men in enrollment at the National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN, as the quest of Nigerians for higher education keeps growing. National Open University of Nigeria(NOUN) NOUN said reports at its disposal indicated that at the moment, women population at the university stands at 53 percent against that […]

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Minister of women affairs reiterates commitment to girls’ empowerment

The Minister of Women Affairs, Mrs Pauline Tallen, has reiterated commitment to empower girls and help them to harness their potential and contribute to the development of society. The Minister of Women Affairs, Mrs Pauline Tallen Tallen, who was represented by Mr Joseph Dzungwe, Ministry of Women Affairs in Abuja on Thursday,  said this at […]

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I almost choked to death… and all because someone else’s child wasn’t vaccinated

This time last year, I almost died.  I was struck down by a terrifying illness that left my face so swollen and disfigured I was minutes away from choking to death.  Doctors deemed me a public health risk and ordered me to stay at home so I couldn’t infect anyone else. What was this dire […]

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WAEC appoints Mr Pateh Bah, from Gambia as new Registrar

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has appointed Mr Pateh Bah, from Gambia, as its new Registrar/Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for a five-year tenure. A statement by Mr Abiodun Aduloju, Director of Public Affairs at WAEC Headquarters, Accra, Ghana, said the appointment took effect from October 2019 to September 2024. Bah succeeds Dr Iyi Uwadiae, immediate […]

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Bruno Bouchet sparks heated debate over his ‘definitive’ rankings of McDonald’s burgers

A father who sparked debate over his controversial rankings of chocolate bars and ice creams has shared his new definitive list of McDonald’s burgers. Bruno Bouchet, a Sydney managing director and the former Kyle & Jackie O radio show producer, has ranked 13 popular burgers from ‘God Tier’ to the ‘Cat Vomit Tier’. After working […]

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A third of children in wealthiest areas of Britain have still not had vaccine shot 

One in three schoolchildren in the wealthiest parts of England have not had their MMR jabs, shocking figures reveal. Uptake of the vaccine is at its lowest level in seven years across the country as a whole. But the worst affected areas are in the South East including Surrey and the London boroughs of Westminster […]

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First look at Ant McPartlin’s return to I’m A Celebrity after last year’s drink-drive shame

ITV have released first look images at Ant McPartlin’s grand return to I’m A Celebrity.  The presenter, 43, stars in the promotional trailer alongside Declan Donnelly, 44, which shows the pair setting sail for Australia but facing calamity when their map gets blown away by the high winds.  The big-budget trailer, which was filmed at […]

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Akufo-Addo commissions Ghana’s second medical drone delivery base

On Thursday, October 10, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo officially launched Ghana’s newest medical drone delivery base in the city of Mampong during a tour of the Ashanti Region. This marks the second of what will be four medical drone delivery bases that have been commissioned to help expand access to critical and life-saving medicines […]

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Gunmen abduct NSCDC officer, two children, kill one in Kuje

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have killed one person and abducted a Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) officer, with his two children at Dafara community, in Kuje Area Council, FCT. The District Head of the community, Makeri Joseph, told newsmen in Kuje on Thursday that the incident happened around 12 0’ clock on […]

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American gymnast Simone Biles breezes to a record FIFTH all-around world title

Decorated American gymnast Simon Biles captured her record fifth all-around world title in Stuttgart, Germany on Thursday, and marked the occasion by ending her floor routine with a mic-drop gesture – a nod to her social-media following.  Biles, 22, said the idea came from Twitter, and it was certainly fitting on a day when no rival […]

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‘I have been dating my girlfriend for over 3 years’ – Awal

Ghanaian rapper and CEO of Alliance Movements, Awal Mohammed has disclosed that he has been dating his girlfriend for over 3 years. He said during an interview with Celebrities Buzz TV that his girlfriend is a type who loves to be on a low and far from social media. Read Also: ‘Medikal get level pass […]

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Case against Ato Essien and co solid, no witch hunting – Dep. AG suggests

Deputy Attorney General, Joseph Dindiok Kpemka, has said it will amount to political persecution if William Ato Essien and three others were charged based on the comments of Mr. Essien in the media. Mr. Essien, in an interview that went viral, accused the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta and board chairman of Enterprise Group, Kelli Gadzekpo […]

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Teenager stabbed to death outside McDonald's in east London

A teenager has been stabbed to death in broad daylight outside a McDonalds restaurant at the busy Stratford Shopping Centre in east London. The Metropolitan Police were called to Broadway in Stratford shortly after 3pm on Thursday following reports of a stabbing. The male was pronounced dead at the scene at 3.49pm by medics from the London […]

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3-storey building collapsed, 3 injured in Lagos ― LASEMA boss

The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, said that a three-storey building on Lekki Expressway collapsed at about 7.14 p.m. on Thursday in Lagos. Oke-Osanyintolu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the collapsed building is situated at  Sharks Squad, LASEMA, enroute Kingdom Hall street, Abijo, along Lekki-Epe […]

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Dickson appoints 60 Special Advisers

By Samuel Oyadongha – Yenagoa Ahead of the November 16 governorship election, Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has approved the appointment of 60 new Special Advisers. Governor Seriake Dickson, Executive Governor of Bayelsa states He also directed the caucuses to nominate women for appointment as special advisers next week, in areas where they have […]

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IE commissions franchise centers, create new jobs

Nigeria’s leading electricity distribution company, Ikeja Electric Plc (IE), has commissioned its franchise centres at Olowora, Ikosi, Arepo, Bariga, Ketu and Ogudu, as part of its strategy to extend its customer footprint and provide ease of access to services. Ikeja electric The Ikeja Electric Franchise project, a business strategy aimed at facilitating improved engagements and […]

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Etchings on Egyptian coffin reveal 4,000-year-old ‘map for the soul’ 

Etchings on an ancient Egyptian coffin have been identified as the oldest copy of a ‘map for the soul to attain eternal life’.  ‘The Book of Two Ways’ was supposed to help the deceased navigate through a dangerous landscape of fiery lakes and knife wielding demons to make it to the realm of Osiris.  The […]

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Rebel MPs plan to ambush Boris Johnson and force second Brexit referendum

Opposition MPs and Brexit rebels are planning to ambush Boris Johnson and force him to hold a second referendum on EU membership. Labour’s Hilary Benn said he was looking at ways to get MPs to support a ‘people’s vote’ when the Commons returns for a special Saturday sitting on October 19. Those behind the plan […]

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HENRY DEEDES sees Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn set out his election stall 

Jeremy Corbyn used the slogan ‘we’re ready’ to lay out Labour’s stall for the next general election Readers of a certain vintage will probably remember Today, the now-defunct newspaper which was born amid breathless fanfare in the mid-Eighties. It was marketed under the slogan ‘We’re ready’.  Yet when launch-day came, it was anything but.  The […]

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Men behind the Bond films knew what was important: car chases, lavish locations – and naked ladies

BOOK OF THE WEEK WHEN HARRY MET CUBBY  by Robert Sellers, The History Press £20, 288pp A Hollywood mogul once said to me that studios are like banks — interested only in playing about with large sums of money. Making movies has nothing to do with art or uplift, only profitability. It is a lesson […]

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A magisterial history of the Great War describes how it sparked a social revolution at home

HISTORY STARING AT GOD: BRITAIN IN THE GREAT WAR by Simon Heffer (Random House £30, 988pp) This year is the real centenary of the end of World War I — or at least of the Treaty of Versailles that brought it finally to a close. So it’s a good time for Simon Heffer to produce […]

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