Category Archives: Discreet

IGP Orders Investigation Into Federal Suit Seeking To Stop State Judicial Panels’ Probes

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, has directed immediate investigations into a suit purportedly challenging the legality of the States’ Judicial Panel of Inquiry, investigating allegations by citizens against officers of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The IGP, who gave the order on the heels of trending reports in the media on Thursday…

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Tiwa Savage Joins Ebro Darden To Discuss Post-EndSARS On Apple Music’s “The Message”

Tiwa Savage on Thursday appeared on the third installment of Apple Music‘s “The Message”, where she sat down with American executive Ebro Darden to discuss speaking out through her music, her message, the #EndSARS protests and the ongoing struggle for a better Nigeria, and more. See excerpts below. On her decision to speak out more through her music, Savage…

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Stella Damasus, Daughters Pay Tribute to Late Husband Jaiye Aboderin 16 Years After His Death

Stella Damasus and her daughters Isabel and Angelica Aboderin are honoring their late husband and father Jaiyejeje Aboderin 16 years after his tragic death. On Thursday, the Nollywood veteran actress and her girls paid heartfelt tributes to the late singer by wearing memorial t-shirts with the face of the late Aboderin on it as they took snaps her Instagram. “It’s been 16 years…

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The Guardian UK Names Wizkid’s “Made In Lagos” Among ‘Top 50 Best Albums Of 2020’

Wizkid has a lot more to celebrate for as his critically acclaimed album “Made In Lagos” landed on The Guardian UK‘s list of Top 50 Best Albums of 2020. According to the publication, the list is drawn from votes by Guardian music critics – each critic votes for their top 20 albums, with points allocated for each placing, and those…

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Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Named Forbes Africa’s “African Of The Year” 2020

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the ex-Finance Minister and Nigerian candidate for the office of the director-general of the WTO has been honored as Forbes Africa’s 2020 “African of the Year”. The last issue of the year which is also the most awaited, uncovered the award bestowed on the brilliant economist which recognizes the continent’s most promising citizen, leading transformation and change on an…

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ICYMI: Davido Will Be Attending His Driver’s Wedding As The ‘Best Man’

Davido definitely just made his driver’s day as he recently announced that he would be his best man at his wedding. The music star is known for being supportive to everyone around him and its almost no surprise that he graciously accepted to be his employee’s groomsman. Sharing the news on Twitter, the excited singer has since been bombarded with love from…

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#EndSARS: Nigerian Police Force Files Federal Suit To Stop Judicial Panels’ Probes

The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has filed a suit at the Federal High Court in Abuja seeking an order to stop the judicial panels of inquiry set up by state governors to probe allegations of police brutality and human rights abuses of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad and other police tactical units. The NPF, through…

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Six African Subsidiaries Of UBA Win Bank Of The Year At The 2020 Bankers Awards

In obvious recognition of its brand acceptance and its role in facilitating economic development across Africa, six subsidiaries of pan African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc have been named ‘Bank of the Year 2020’ by the Banker Magazine, leading global finance news publication published by Financial Times of London. For the second…

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Japan Prepares To Administer Free COVID-19 Vaccine To All Residents

The Japanese Government has confirmed that all of its residents will get free coronavirus vaccines under a bill passed on Wednesday, December 2, as the nation battles record numbers of daily cases. The bill, which says the government will cover all vaccine costs for Japan’s 126 million residents, was approved by the upper house of…

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Nigeria’s Asisat Oshoala Nominated For 2020 UEFA Women’s Team Of The Year

Nigeria international Asisat Oshoala has been nominated for the first-ever Uefa Women’s Team of the Year, following her exploits with Barcelona Femení. The European football body released the shortlist for fan voting on Tuesday and the Super Falcons star unsurprisingly appeared on the nominations, along with 14 strikers, including teammate Jennifer Hermoso. Oshoala is the only African included, among the 50-woman list shortlisted…

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