Category Archives: Breaking

“Ooni should have told Buhari the truth but he did not’—Sunday Igboho

Sunday Igboho also known as Sunday Adeyemo well known as the Yoruba rights activist has said the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi disappointed the Yoruba people when he visited the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), recently over the herdsmen crisis in the South-West region. The activist at a virtual ‘Townhall With Yoruba In Diaspora’ this…

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Tony Elumelu Foundation Demonstrates Gender Inclusion & Equality! Announces Three Female Senior Executives

Nkem Onwudiwe The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), the leading philanthropy empowering African entrepreneurs, has announced three senior executive appointments, effective February 1, 2021. This follows the launch of the 2021 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme, on www.TEFConnect.com, which this year prioritises the economic recovery of small and medium scale enterprises and young African entrepreneurs, following the disruptive effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Tony Elumelu Foundation, which marked ten years…

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Nigeria May Suspend Flights From UAE, Netherlands Due to Covid-19 

Musa Nuhu More Covid-19 travel woes…. The Nigerian Government has said it may suspend flights from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and The Netherlands due to the new COVID-19 protocols introduced by both countries for incoming travellers. Musa Nuhu, the Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), announced this while speaking at the Presidential Task Force…

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Ogun State Govt. Declines to Comment on Visit of Yoruba Rights Activist Sunday Igboho

The Ogun State Government on Monday declined comment on the visit of Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho, to the state. According to a Punch report, it, however, denied reports that it had enlisted him to combat crime in the state. Earlier on Monday, Igboho stopped briefly in Abeokuta, the state capital, on…

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Premium Times Exclusive: “How my ex-girlfriend tried to extort $5 million from me”– Aliko Dangote

Aliko Dangote In a new and trending exclusive story by online news site, Premium Times, Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has told a U.S. court how his former American girlfriend, who exposed a part of his body via a social media post, is trying to extort $5 million from him. Autumn Spikes The news site exclusively…

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Tragic! Benue State NUJ Chairman Comrade Asher Dies After Giving Birth to Twins

The Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists in Benue State, Comrade Victoria Asher, has died after giving birth to twins, Punch reports. Late Asher worked with the state-owned radio station became the NUJ Chairman, Benue Council in December 2018 following the death of David Ukuma who held the post for two months before he…

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“Nobody Can Give a Quit Notice to Another Citizen”- Falana to Igboho on Herdsmen

  Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has said popular Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, well known as Sunday Igboho, had no right to issue a vacation notice to Fulani herders in the Ibarapa Local Government Area of Oyo State. Igboho, who is the Akoni Oodua of Yoruba land, had asked herdsmen accused of…

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3rd Mainland Bridge Will Be Totally Shut for 3 Days, Tomorrow Saturday to Monday Feb. 1

The Lagos State Government has announced that the Third Mainland Bridge will be closed to all traffic for three days starting from Saturday the 30th of January to Monday night the 1st of February to enable the final completion of repair works on the double-sized expansion joints. According to a report from the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), this disclosure…

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Disgraceful…Niger Delta Host Community Reps. Fight at PIB Hearing in Abuja- Watch Video

The venue of the public hearing on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) in the House of Representatives was, on Thursday, thrown into confusion following a violent clash involving members of the host communities of crude oil reserves in the Niger Delta region. The people had gathered from different parts of the oil producing communities on the invitation of…

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