Watch Dan Foster’s Epic Fall as Nigeria’s Got Talent Airs Sunday


In the big-budget show, which airs this Sunday, Dan Foster experiences a hilarious comedy performance, which leads to a mighty fall. Be sure to be blown away by a rap version of Iyanya’s ‘Kukere’, an elderly saxophone player with a range that is out of this world and many more hilarious performances as Abuja and…

MTV Base ‘Shuga’ Gets Europhoric Reception at World Premier in Lagos


MTV Base and the MTV Staying Alive Thursday night welcomed Professor John Idoko of NACA and a host of Nigerian entertainment industry personalities at the world premiere of Shuga, the award winning drama series airing around the world from 1 December 2013 (World AIDS Day). The Shuga cast and crew turned out in force with…

Kelly Roland is Engaged


Although she hasn’t officially confirmed that she’s engaged to her long time boyfriend and manager, Tim Witherspoon, but she’s captured showing off her engagement rings in Beverly Hills. Congrats to her!

Technology driven cargo company, unveils special holiday shopping for customers


Starting from Friday, November 29, one of the leading cargo shipping giants, American AirSea Cargo, said it had begun to reward its customers around the world, particularly in Nigeria with special holiday shopping and shipping offers that will last through the Yuletide. Speaking from the regional office, Lagos, Operational Manager, Hauwa Odebisi, said that the…

Kate Moss to Be Honored as Style Icon


After 25 years in the business, Kate Moss will be honored with a special recognition award at this year’s British Fashion Awards. According to the Guardian, the model — who was discovered at 14 and turns 40 this coming January — is receiving accolades on account of her ongoing status as a style icon and…

ASUU dares FG over sack


Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities [ASUU], Calabar Zone, has reacted angrily to the order to return to the classrooms issued to them by the Supervising Minister of Education, Nyesom Wike, saying that the action would worsen the strike action rather than solving the problem. ASUU accused the minister of deceiving President Jonathan on the…

Tyler’s Denim Varsity Jacket


As part of my whole “pretending it’s not really cold out” schtick, I left the house last weekend wearing not enough layers. Somewhere between a much-needed manicure and drinks with an amazing friend, I realized I was effing freezing. So I popped into an old standby, Gap, in hopes of finding a new winter coat….

Ashley Jeanne Scarves Give Cancer Patients the Gift of Confidence


The scarves from the Ashley Jeanne project are beautiful: Made in Brooklyn with fabrics sourced from the Garment District, each one is screen printed on 100 percent silk twill. But it’s not the handiwork that makes these scarves so special – it’s the fact that they’re made to be given to local cancer patients undergoing…

New Nat ID card to replace voters’ card from 2015


The new national identity card will replace the current voters card after the 2015 general elections, the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), has said. The Director of Technical Services at the commission, Mr Emma Ogungbe told Journalists on Thursday in Abuja that the identity card would enhance the integrity of the electoral process. He explained…

Time line on ASUU strike


July 1, 2013: ASUU began a nationwide strike over alleged Federal Government’s refusal to implement the agreement between it and the union over unpaid entitlements. August 6: The Federal Government team led by Benue State Governor, Dr. Gabriel Suswam had a failed meeting with ASUU officials at the office of the SGF as the teachers…

Chinese authorities confiscate 10,000 Nigeria bound fake clippers


Wahl Clipper Corporation and Chinese authorities have raided the factory of Yongkang Wonderful Electrical Appliance Company, which specialises in producing fake clippers exported to Nigeria. “The exercise which resulted to confiscation of 10,000 Nigeria bound fake clippers was conducted in conjunction with the Jinghua Municipal Administration for Industry and Commerce, and officials of the Yongkang…

ASUU strike: Ekiti students seek divine intervention


Students of Ekiti State origin in tertiary institutions embarked on marathon prayers to seek divine intervention in the five- month old strike by the members of the Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities, ASUU. The students, who were drawn from the various institutions of higher learning converged at Lady Jibowu Hall, Ekiti Government House where…