Tuface Opens New ‘Rumours’ Club in Festac Town


It’s official, Tuface Idibia has just finished building another branch of his club, Rumours in Festac Town Lagos. Club Rumours which first sat in the heart of Ikeja, now has a baby at 1st Avenue where the big guys and babes reside. Festac guys have been complaining over the years of being neglected by most…

Fans Advise Sina Rambo to Quit Music


Wherever you find Davido there also you’ll find him and that’s because they are cousins. Sina Rambo is the fair-skinned complexion guy who likes to be surrounded by beautiful girls. Then he was signed unto Davido’s HKN record label where he dropped his debut video, Ijo Sina featuring Davido. But earlier in the year, news…

Actress Fathia Balogun finally drops ex-hubby’s surname


Actress Fathia Balogun has finally dropped ex-husband Saidi Balogun’s surname to revert to her maiden name ‘Williams’. The actress on her instagram page now bears Fathia Williams, although her Facebook and Twitter pages remain Balogun. She didn’t give up the name so easily. It took her ex-hubby, six years, countless interviews on all forms of…

FG charges taskforce on unremitted $9.6bn


The Federal Government has inaugurated the Inter Ministerial Task Team, IMTT to recover un-remitted $9.6 billion contained in the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, NEITI Audit Report. The development stems from the lacklustre attitudes of major players in the extractive industries, especially in the oil and gas sector towards remittance of revenues. The government also…

Delta BRT project begins Jan 2014


Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has said that work on the proposed Bus Rapid Transit, BRT, lanes in Warri metropolis would commenced in January. Uduaghan, at a symposium organised by Warri Rebirth Initiative in Warri, said the BRT lanes would start from Effurun Roundabout and terminate at NPA in Warri. The governor added that…

Baby stealing: Court dismisses application by hospital matron


An Akwa Ibom State High Court sitting in Ikot Ekpene has dismissed an application filed by Mbetobong Polycarp Effiong, a matron of Etido Hospital and Maternity Clinic, Ikot Ekpene, asking it to restrain the police from arresting her over alleged stealing of a new born baby. In a ruling delivered by Justice Stephen Okon on…

Army kills 63 terrorists in Borno, Lake Chad area


Defence headquarters disclosed, yesterday, that the Special Force of the Nigerian Army killed 56 Boko Haram terrorists that have been making life unbearable for citizens living in the North-East of Nigeria, while seven other terrorists were killed in the Lake Chad islands. According to a statement by Major-General Chris Olukolade, Director of Defence Information, the…

Snoop Dog Takes Reggae to the White House


Seems Snoop is doing all it takes to make his debut reggae album win the 2014 Grammy because he said it and he did it! After getting nominated for the 2014 Grammy in the best reggae album category, once-upon-a-time R N B star, Snoop Dog-turned-Snoop Lion, has taken his album, Reincarnated to the White House….

Most Charitable Celebrities List: Taylor Swift Tops The List


Taylor Swift was the most charitable celebrity of 2013; according to the social change nonprofit DoSomething.org. The pop star topped the organisation’s annual “Top 20 Celebs Gone Good” list for the second year in a row thanks to the $100,000 donation she gave the Nashville Symphony on the occasion of her 24th birthday. She was…

NEMA, NIPPS to spend N547m on travels, meals, electricity


Two federal parastatals, the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, and the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies, NIPPS, in Kuru, Jos, are to spend N547 million on travels, meals and electricity charges next year. The breakdown of the expenditure, which has already been captured in the 2014 budget now before the National Assembly, shows…

Jonathan’s Achievement in 2013 Unprecedented — Presidency


The Presidency, yesterday, reviewed its performance in the outgoing year and gave itself a pass mark, saying that it recorded unprecedented feat despite distractions from the opposition. However, the opposition All Peoples Congress (APC) pooh-poohed the Presidency’s claims, saying the citizenry are worse off on account of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party’s alleged bad rule….