Category Archives: News

Pulse Africa Editor-in-Chief, Osagie Alonge Bows Out After Five years

Journalist and media executive Osagie Alonge has announced he’s leaving his job at Pulse Africa, to take up a new challenge. Alonge, who worked as chief correspondent at Nigerian Entertainment Today, before joining Pulse Nigeria as editor, says he’s now moving to ORide, an Opera company, as Director of Growth. Osagie who is also the…

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Hotlines To Call For Potholes and Road Repairs Will Be Released Soon, Says Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said the state would soon release hotlines for commuters to call and report road challenges to the government. He pledged commitment to collaborating with Lagos residents to ensure the implementation of his administration’s policies and programmes. The Governor made this known on Wednesday when he hosted the Muslim…

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Serial Killer Nurse Jailed For Life Over Murder of 85 Patients, Beg Families For Forgiveness

A German serial killer nurse was jailed for life on Thursday for the murder of 85 patients in his care. Niels Hoegel, a 42-year-old former male nurse who is considered Germany’s deadliest post-war serial killer, was sentenced to life in prison at a court in the northwest city of Oldenburg. According to the AFP news…

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Seyi Makinde Gives Ajimobi’s Aides 48 Hours To Return Government Vehicles

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has given former governor Abiola Ajimobi’s aides a 48-hour ultimatum to return government vehicles with them. The state government in a statement by the Chief of Staff to the Governor, Chief Bisi Ilaka, On Wednesday said the former state officials must comply with the directive. The statement read: “Governor Seyi…

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Brazilian Star Forward Neymar Ruled Out Of Copa America, Following Ankle Injury

Brazilian talisman forward, Neymar has been ruled out of the Copa America after he suffered an ankle injury in Brazil’s friendly meeting with Qatar. The skillful forward will unfortunately miss Brazil’s Copa America campaign due to a ligament rupture in his right ankle in a huge blow for the host nation. The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) confirmed the news…

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FFK Threatens to Move Motion For Yoruba Oduduwa’s Independence If Fulinisation and Islamisation Agenda Continues

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani Kayode has threatened to move a motion for Yoruba Oduduwa’s independence amidst the talks of Fulinisation and Islamisation in the country. The former minister took to his twitter page to make a threat to start a movement for Oduduwa’s independence from Nigerian colonial rule – Fulanisation and Islamisation. Femi recalled…

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Newspaper Headlines Of The Day!-Thursday 6/06/19- Punch, Guardian & Business Day

“Presidency Meets Power Firms Over Electricity Crisis“ – The Punch Holidays are over and it’s another beautiful and lovely day to resume work and as usual, we give you the front pages of your favorite newspapers for Thursday, 6th of June 2019, ranging from Punch, Guardian and Business Day.   “Nigeria’s Yearly Stolen Fund Worth…

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Serena Williams Becomes First Athlete to Make Forbes Annual List of America’s Richest Self-made Women

American Tennis star, Serena Williams has become the first athlete to make it to Forbes annual list of America’s Richest Self-Made Women. Forbes on Tuesday listed Serena Williams amongst ten other American women with high estimated net worth. Although she is known as a 23-time Grand Slam champion; Williams is also a venture capitalist. In…

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Nigeria To The World: Tijani Muhammad-Bande Elected As United Nations General Assembly President

Nigeria’s permanent representative to the United Nations, Tijani Muhammad-Bande, has emerged President of the 74th United Nations (UN) General Assembly. Set for inauguration in September, he is the second Nigerian to hold the office after Joseph Garba, a retired military officer and diplomat, who led between 1989 and 1990. María Fernanda Espinosa Garcés, the President…

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NFF Denies Bribery Allegation Against Flying Eagles Male U-20 Team Head Coach, Paul Aigbogun

Following the disappointing display of the U-20 Male Nigerian football team toppled by the unusual exit from the World cup holding in Poland, furious football fans are calling for the head of the head coach, Paul Aigbodun, with rumours spreading that the tactical head was involved in bribery as regards the selection of the team.…

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