Wizkid may feature in Beyonce’s forthcoming EP

The internet has been hit with the news that International singer, Beyonce is set to feature Wizkid on her forthcoming EP. It is being reported that the Queen of R&B has invited the Star Boy to collaborate on one of the constituent tracks of the EP, titled Yonce Riddim. This is according to an alleged leaked list of the EP ...

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Amosun visits Tinubu in Lagos over son’s death

Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunke Amosun has commiserated with the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu over the death of his son, Jide Amosun, in a statement signed by the state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Otunba Dayo Adeneye said, “This death is a painful and sad one for the youths and for us all ...

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Tolani, Otedola’s second daughter takes to music

Held on Sunday, at the Terra Kulture Arena, Victoria Island, Lagos, Tolani was joined on stage by top Nigerian music artistes like Tiwa Savage, Skales, Dr Sid, Don Jazzy, Ikon and Funbi. Hosted by media personality, Folu Storms, the event was kicked off by the R&B star, Funbi, who performed a new song and his official debut single ‘Hallelujah’. The ...

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Contractor says Osun airport ready in 8 months

The contractor handling the MKO Abiola International Airport in Ido-Osun, Osun, on Thursday said that the first phase of the N69 billion project would be ready within eight months. Chief Executive Officer of AWOL Group of Company in charge of the airport project, Mr Nurudeen Ogunlade disclosed this at a news conference in Osogbo, the state capital on Thursday. The ...

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Strike: Labour suspends negotiation with Kogi over murder of unionist

The murder of a prominent Labour leader in Kogi State, Mr Abdulmumini Yakubu by unknown gunmen in Okene area of the state has prompted leaders of the organized trade union to suspend their negotiation with the state government. Prior to the assassination on Thursday, the labour leaders have been negotiating with the representatives of the state government over the prolonged ...

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Family urges prayers for Ekwueme’s recovery

The family of the country’s first Vice President, Dr. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme has urged all Nigerians to pray fervently for his quick recovery from illness. This is coming just as the family in a statement early Thursday said the elder statesman is recuperating from his illness. The statement signed by his younger brother, Professor Laz Ekwueme said the doctors treating ...

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Senate probes Power Ministry for spending $35m without appropriation

The Senate says it will probe allegation levelled against the Ministry of Power that it spent $35 million on a project that was not appropriated for by the National Assembly. This was sequel to a Point of Order raised by Sen. Dino Melaye (APC-Kogi) during Thursday plenary. Melaye said the ministry was spending on a project tagged “fast power” meant ...

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Jibrin must apologise before re-admittance —Reps

The House of Representatives says suspended member, Rep. Adulmumini Jibrin (Kano-APC) must tender an unreserved written apology before he can return to the House. The Chairman, House Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Rep. Abdulrazak Namdas (Adamawa-APC) said this while briefing newsmen in Abuja. Jibrin was suspended in Sept. 2016, for 180 legislative days and one of the conditions for ...

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China produces over 1.2 bn mobile phones from January – August

China produced over 1.26 billion mobile phones in the first eight months of the year, including 932 million smart phones, according to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. The figures were announced at a summit on mobile innovation Thursday by Qiao Yueshan, with the ministry. According to the ministry, China produced about 1.3 billion mobile phones during the same ...

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Delta governor commiserates with Tinubu over first son’s death

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has joined other Nigerians to commensurate with the National Leader of the All Progressives Comngress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on the death of his first son, Babajide. The governor in a condolence message to the Tinubu family signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Charles Aniagwu, described the late Jide Tinubu as a gentleman ...

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