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November 17, 2017 4:52 PM Wike wins New Telegraph ‘Man of the Year’ award

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has won the New Telegraph Newspaper Man of The Year 2017 Award. This was conveyed in a letter to the governor which stated that the formal presentation of the award would be done on November 25, 2017, in Lagos. Managing Director and Editor-In-Chief of New Telegraph Newspapers, Mrs. Funke Egbemode, said reasons for the choice 20

November 17, 2017 6:50 AM 9ice – Basiri Mi video

9ice is out with the official music video for his latest song “Basiri Mi” The song was produced by the super talented beat crafter, Tonywhy and was released by pan-African record label, Temple Music a sister company of foremost Lagos-based talent agency, Temple Management Company (TMC). For the video, he teams up with the head of Capital Dreams Pictures 20

November 16, 2017 3:54 PM Lagos bans okada, keke from 520 roads, areas [Full list]

Lagos State Government has released hundreds of routes where motorcycles and tricycles ​(aka Okada and Keke) ​are banned​. ​Briefing Government House ​c​correspondent​,​ ​Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal ​assured that the Task Force would ensure that ​Apapa roads were not totally locked down, and also prevent criminal​s from taking advantage of the gridlock 26

November 16, 2017 1:16 PM Eagles to know CHAN opponents Friday

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), on Thursday, said that the Super Eagles would, on Friday, know their group phase opponents at the upcoming 5th African Nations Championship, in Morocco. The tournament will kick-off on January 13, 2018 in the North African nation. The NFF spokesman, Ademola Olajire, said in Lagos that the Confederation of African 24

November 15, 2017 11:59 PM Ambode, Udom for Nigeria Sports Award

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode and the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Gabriel Udom are among dignitaries that have been confirmed to grace the 2017 edition of the Nigerian Sports Award slated to hold on Friday, November 17, 2017. The spokesman for the award who is also the Executive Director, Unmissable Incentives Limiteed, Mr. Kayode Idowu, disclosed 29

November 15, 2017 8:35 AM N5.1bn fraud: Court rejects Jonathan’s ex-aide’s plea to travel abroad

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday rejected the plea by former Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Domestic Affairs, Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, to travel abroad for medical treatment. Dudafa, who is being prosecuted for an alleged fraud involving N5.1bn, claimed to have sustained a spinal cord injury while in the detention facility 23

November 14, 2017 8:20 AM Nollywood star, Toyin Abraham opens up on use of codeine, hard drugs

Nollywood star, Toyin Abraham (formerly known as Toyin Aimakhu) has revealed how she abused hard drugs like marijuana and codeine, and was involved in other vices. The actress made the disclosure at the 2017 edition of Success Story Africa, held at the TLC Auditorium, Lagos. “You need to stop bad habits. I was involved in a lot of vices and it became 29

November 13, 2017 10:52 AM Popular Lagos-based lawyer, Pastor Ikechukwu Ikeji is dead

Popular Lagos-based human right activist and attorney, Ikechukwu Ikeji, has passed away. News platform, Aledeh reports that Ikeji, also a Pastor at The City Of Light Church (TCOLC), Ijesha, Lagos, died Sunday evening. Barrister Ikeji, it was gathered, was in church on Sunday but did not complain of any pain or ailment during and after the service 24

November 13, 2017 8:08 AM Lagos, Port-Harcourt airports ranked among world’s worst [See list]

Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa and Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos have been rated among the worst 20 airports. This is outcome of a survey by renowned aviation organization, Sleep in Airport ( The website ranked Lagos the fifth worst airport in the world, while Port Harcourt was ranked the third 51

November 12, 2017 1:34 AM FIBA Africa Zone 3 club championship

The Nigeria Basketball federation has put in place a Local Organizing Committee and sub committees for the 2017 FIBA Africa Zone 3 club championship elimination starting on the 11th of November 2017. The LOC comprising heads of sub committees alongside NBBF Secretary General, Chimezie Asiegbu, Joe Apu (Zone 3 Administrative Secretary) and Ali Boukari 23