Tag: News

Watch: Trailer of Eddie Murphy’s ‘Coming 2 America’

After releasing a slew of first-look images last week, Amazon Prime has unveiled the trailer of Coming 2 America whi h sees the return of Eddie Murphy as the Charming Prince Akeem. The film stars Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, Jermaine Fowler, Leslie Jones, Tracy Morgan, KiKi Layne, Shari Headley, with Wesley[Read More…]

Meet Yung Prinz: An artiste using music to immortalise the #EndSARS struggle

For many, the recent EndSARS protests was a golden opportunity to raise the alarm on police brutality. They had gone through some form of human rights violations from the police, and the protests were the best means to put an end to the institutionalised oppression. 26-year-old artiste and entertainer, Ugochukwu[Read More…]

Richard Gingras: Building a stronger future for journalism

There are two universal truths about the state of the news industry today — demand for quality journalism has never been higher, and the need for news businesses to embrace the transition to digital has never been more critical. When we launched the Google News Initiative in 2018, news businesses might have[Read More…]

Political thriller, 4th Republic coming to NETFLIX June 13

The political thriller 4TH REPUBLIC will be available to watch on Netflix from the 13th of June 2020. The film stars Kate Henshaw, Bimbo Manuel, Sani Mu’azu, Linda Ejiofor, Yakubu Mohammed and Enyinna Nwigwe and is directed by Ishaya Bako. 4TH REPUBLIC follows governorship aspirant Mabel King (Kate Henshaw) in the aftermath of[Read More…]

Mother, daughter, injured in Ogun Petrol tanker explosion

A woman, her daughter and a vulcaniser on Saturday suffered varying degrees of burns after a petrol-laden tanker fell and exploded at Atatun, Ijaiye-Tutun, in Abeokuta on Friday evening. According to a witness, the victims were immediately rushed to the Federal Medical Centre, Idi-Aba, Abeokuta. At least five houses and[Read More…]

Confusion as Gunmen allegedly attack travellers near Kaduna train station

There was confusion around Rigasa train Station in Kaduna when suspected gunmen attacked vehicles conveying travellers close to the railway station in the area. The incident occurred around ?8:30 pm when passengers brought by the last train were on their way to their destinations on Friday night through airport road.[Read More…]

Former Governor Fayose says haters can go hug a transformer after he was seen dancing with a lady

Immediate past governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose has on Wednesday, warned those who are angry over his enjoyment status, to desist from further condemning his actions. He said that anyone who is angry with him for enjoying himself should go and hug any available transformer. Fayose who reacted via[Read More…]

DSS finally breaks silence on arresting Dadiyata, Agba Jalingo

The Department of the State Security Services, SSS, has broken silence on what it described as serial allegations by sections of the media that it is illegally detaining some Nigerians. In a statement on Tuesday, the SSS’s Public Relations Officer, Peter Afunanya, distanced the service from haven taken into its[Read More…]

Alkasim Abdulkadir joins Refugee Commission as Head of Media and Communications Strategy

  Award winning multimedia journalist, media trainer and humanitarian, Alkasim Abdulkadir has joined the National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons, NCFRMI, as the new Head of Media and Communications Strategy  Abdulkadir started his career in radio, as a reporter for Zuma 88.5 FM Radio where he left[Read More…]

Judge says Jonah Jang has a case to answer in an alleged N6.3bn fraud charge

Justice Daniel Longji of the Plateau State High Court on Tuesday told the former Governor of the state, Jonah Jang, that he has a case to answer in an alleged N6.3bn fraud charge brought against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Jang is standing alongside a former cashier[Read More…]