October 3, 2017

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Rwanda charges Kagame critic with insurrection

Rwandan prosecutors said Tuesday that a prominent critic of President Paul Kagame had been charged with inciting insurrection against the state as well as other offences. Provisional detention was requested for Diane Rwigara, who was…





Fire guts Federal Character Commission building in Abuja 

Olaleye Aluko, Abuja Fire on Tuesday gut the Federal Character Commission Headquarters in Abuja. The inferno, which was said to have been caused by an electrical fault, affected mostly the Data Centre of the commission. It was…


Jets waive former Giants tight end Will Tye

Will Tye’s brief tenure with the Jets is over. <span class=”video_icon_left_small”><a href=”http://www.nj.com/jets/index.ssf/2017/10/jets_waive_former_giants_tight_end_will_tye.html” target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow”>Watch video</a></span> <a href=”http://www.nj.com/jets/index.ssf/2017/09/jets_claim_ex-giants_tight_end_will_tye_off_waiver.html” target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow”>Will Tye’s</a> brief tenure with the <a href=”http://nj.com/jets” target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow”>Jets</a> is over.  On Tuesday, the team announced it waived…



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LAGESC Nabs 16 In Lagos Over Indiscriminate Dumping Of Refuse

BY OGUNTADE ISMAILA, Lagos The operatives of the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Corps( LAGESC) has arrested sixteen persons for indiscriminate dumping of refuse in unauthorized places in Lagos metropolis. Our correspondent learnt that they were…



The Ovenless Black Forest Cake Recipe

Black forest cake is very popular. Nowadays, black forest and white forest cakes are the attraction of any parties or functions, especially for birthdays or weddings. People think it’s very difficult to make at home. But,…






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Dangote Debunks Proposed 10-Year Tax Holiday Story

The Management of Dangote Group on Monday debunked a story alleging that the company will benefit 10-year tax holiday after constructing 35 km Apapa to Oworonshoki highway end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. Speaking at the Ikoyi head…




Reps to probe JAMB cut-off mark

The House of Representatives has mandated its Committee on Tertiary Education and Services to investigate the circumstances surrounding the reduction of JAMB cut-off mark for admitting candidates into tertiary institutions. This followed a motion by…


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Should Anyone Ever Compare Fela To Wizkid?

Last weekend, Nigerian international pop star Wizkid sold out the Royal Albert Hall in London, making him the first African artist to achieve this feat. Following the Starboy’s accomplishment, an excited Twitter user asserted that ‘Wizkid has…


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Jared Leto May Play Hugh Hefner In A New Movie, And People Have Jokes

The film, which is being directed by Brett Ratner, is in early development. <h1>It’s been less than a week since <a href=”https://www.buzzfeed.com/mbvd/hugh-hefner-the-founder-of-playboy-has-died-at-91″>Hugh Hefner</a> died and now, according to the <a href=”http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/jared-leto-star-as-hugh-hefner-biopic-991359″>Hollywood Reporter</a>, Jared Leto has…