Month: May 2012

FG HONOURS MKO ABIOLA: RENAMES UNILAG MOSHOOD ABIOLA UNIVERSITY

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, yesterday honoured the acclaimed winner of the annulled June 12, 1993 Presidential election by renaming The University of Lagos, UNILAG to Moshood Abiola University . He made this known to the nation during his broadcast to mark the May 29, 2012 Democracy Day. Below is a text of the address; “The […]Read More

BLACK MONDAY – FIRE KILLS 19 IN DOHA INCLUDING 2YEAR-OLD

Fire engulfed Doha’s largest shopping mall on Monday leaving 19 persons dead. 13 of the victims where expatriate children attending s attending Gympanzee nursery school inside the mall. Four their teachers and two fire fighters were among the dead. The children included a 2 year-old New Zealand  triplets; Lillie, Jackson and Willsher Weekes; 3 Spanish […]Read More

VETERAN NTA NEWSLINE REPORTER SELE ERADIRI DIES AT 57

Sele Eradiri died this morning at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital LUTH of an undisclosed illness. Sele will be remembered for her broadcasting prowess on the Nigerian Television Authority, NTA sunday- sunday- tonic  family television magazine show, Newsline. She started as a reporter at NTA Port Harcourt. Sele Eradiri is a princess from the famous […]Read More

OSAZE ODEWINGE WEDS SARAH FALLON

Nigerian International and West Brom player Osaze Odewinge on Saturday May 26th wedded his girl friend of two years Nothampton,  England. After the wedding Osaze tweeted: ” It was the most beautiful day in my life! A contract i signed with the biggest joy ever! The weding is said to have cost the footballer 178ooo […]Read More

POWER OUTAGE AND PHCN PRIVATISATION

Despite claiming to be the  GIANT  of Africa and being home to the world’s seventh largest natural gas reserves, NIGERIA  cannot provide its over 140million inhabitants with light. Isn’t this a shame! Billions of dollars have been spent by successive governments to provide adequate 24/7 power supply within a stipulated timeline without success due to […]Read More

FIFA APPOINTS FIRST FEMALE EXECUTIVE AS SOUTH SUDAN BECOMES 209TH

FIFA  has appointed it’s first female Executive member, Ms Lydia Nasekera. This followed FIFA’s President’s proposal last year to have a woman sit at FIFA’s executive committee. FIFA’s congress ratified the appointment until 2013 when an election into the position will be conducted. Her official installation was welcomed by a standing ovation from the congress […]Read More

FACEBOOK LOVE: LOVERS FOUND DEAD INSIDE A CAR

Two Facebook lovers were last week found dead inside a car at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano. The deceased identified as Najib Aliyu Yunusa and Nadiya Abdullahi Gwammaja were discovered after passersby were attracted to the tinted saloon car by the smell oozing out of it. Najib, the grandson to popular Kano businessman , […]Read More

FACEBOOK FOUNDER WEDS: DOG WALKS BRIDE DOWN THE AISLE

Mark Zuckerberg, Founder and CEO of Facebook last week married his longtime lover and school mate, Pricillia Chan an American-Chinese. The wedding which took place at his Palo Alto residence in California had his Hungarian sheep dog, Beast walking the bride down the aisle The puppy(a Puli breed) which even has his own Facebook page […]Read More

RASHIDI YEKINI EMPTIED HIS 62MILLION NAIRA ACCOUNT IN 60 DAYS

Report from the Late Nigerian USA 94 hero reveals that the ace footballer withdrew 60 million naira from his bank account in 60 days. He was said to be making a withdawal from his savings account. As reported by his sibling, he gives the money to people as alms and throw the others on the […]Read More

DBANJ VS DON JAZZY – UNNECESSARY HULLABALOO

The noise and media hype generated by the misunderstanding between Dbanj and his long time friend and colleague is completely uncalled for. of course the press must sell and the crisis is a good one for them. But in the process, they are fueling the crisis and causing a huge gap between the duo. Why […]Read More