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October 16, 2017 10:55 AM Here’s Why This Statue Of Fela Is Headless

In celebration of Afrobeat maestro, Fela Anikulakpo Kuti whose 79th posthumous birthday was on Sunday 15th October, the annual Felabration reached its climax yesterday. The Felabration festival was conceptualized to remember the iconic musician and political activist. It is a weeklong series of events that includes workshops and concerts. Twenty years 38

October 13, 2017 10:10 PM Buhari a sectional leader, World Bank President’s revelation not surprising – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has said that he was not surprised by the comment from the President of the World Bank Group, Jim Yong Kim that President Muhammadu Buhari directed specifically that the World Bank should shift its focus to the northern region of Nigeria, maintaining that “the President has never hidden the fact that he is a sectional 20

October 13, 2017 1:51 PM UN speaks on Buhari’s war against corruption

The UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) says it greatly appreciates the solid commitment shown by President Muhammadu Buhari in confronting corruption in his country and across the African Union. This is contained in a statement made available to DAILY POST on Friday by David Dadge, UNODC spokesperson. It recalled that in a July decision, the African 18

October 12, 2017 2:36 PM Nigerian Wrestling Champion Power Uti Arrested Over Wife's Death​

The police in Lagos have reportedly arrested Nigerian wrestling champion, Power Uti, over the controversial death of his wife, Toyin. Toyin was said to have died in their Ilupeju, Lagos home on Monday morning with the wrestling champion discovering her body. However, instead of taking her to the hospital, Power Uti was alleged to have gone to a church 20

October 12, 2017 1:09 PM Audu Ogbeh And His Rotten Yams

The report last week that Nigeria, the giant of Africa exported more than 72 metric tonnes of rotten yams to the United Kingdom is one of the most shameful things to come out of Nigeria in the last few decades. If anything, it tells us that this country of 180 million people is not ready for world leadership, let alone domination. It paints in vivid 23

October 12, 2017 7:43 AM Nigerian wrestling champion, Power Uti arrested over wife’s death

Nigerian wrestling champion, Power Uti has been arrested over the death of his wife, Toyin. Her body was reportedly first discovered by Power Uti on Monday morning, who, instead of taking her to the hospital, went to a church to seek spiritual help. The deceased, 38, was a mother of four children who are under the ages of nine. She was unemployed and had been married 19

October 10, 2017 5:09 AM IPOB Leader Caused Chaos In My Husband’s Absence – Aisha Buhari

Wife of the president, Aisha Buhari, has said that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB),Nnamdi Kanu, took advantage of her husband ‘s absence to create chaos in the country. LEADERSHIP recalls that President Buhari spent 103 days in London treating an undisclosed ailment. She spoke at the opening of a one-day Stakeholders meeting 22

October 8, 2017 6:03 AM The phenomenon of Biafra (11)

That said, it is disappointing that a historian of stature like Prof. E.A. Ayandele would declare ex cathedra that “If an individual ever decided the course of events in any country, Odumegwu Ojukwu did – by pushing Nigeria inexorably in the direction of civil war.” Ayandele’s strategy of blaming the victim is as old as recorded history, which almost 28

October 7, 2017 9:01 PM Super Eagles back to winning ways with Aiteo sponsorship?

On October 7, 2017, the Super Eagles of Nigeria defeated the Chipolopolos of Zambia by 1-0 at the Uyo Stadium in Akwa Ibom. Alex Iwobi’s second half goal sealed Nigeria’s qualification to the 2018 world cup in Russia and dashed the Zambian team’s dream of featuring in the world cup. There has been renewed Interest in the fortunes of Nigeria’s National 18

October 7, 2017 12:07 PM TStv to roll out November 1, offers 5,000 decoders for free

TS​tv​, Telecom Satellite Television, ​has ​announced that it would commence commercial roll-out of its decoders to Nigeria​ns​ by November 1, 2017. ​TStv ​Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer​, ​Bright Echefu, ​made the disclosure at the company’s head office in Abuja. He ​said ​from Monday, 5,000 ​​decoders ​would be given to customers for free​ in selected 23