Thursday, 6 November 2014
There was a set back yesterday at the Coroner Court investigating the collapse of a guest house within the Synagogue Church of All Nations on September 12, as one of the church’s counsel, Mr Olalekan Ojo, told the court that Prophet T.B. Joshua and the contractor are yet to be served with witness summons. The coroner judge, Magistrate Oyetade Komolafe, had summoned Prophet T.B. Joshua and the contractor to appear before the court yesterday.
Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State has declared Friday 7th November as work free day for public servants in the state to enable them to collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVC).
The new Uyo Stadium would be commissioned by Akwa Ibom State Governor, Godswill Akpabio tomorrow in a colorful event that would be capped with a friendly match between Super Eagles of Nigeria (Home based) and Black Stars of Ghana (Under 21).
Nicked named the ‘Nest of Champions’ it is an Olympic Sized stadium of 30,000 capacity with a modern complex that is already regarded as the best in the West African region and compared with South Africa's Soccer city.
The stadium is said to also include h for fans visiting the stadium hospital suites, bullet proof state box, state of the art dressing room, a sick bay, and more than enough parking space.
Modeled after the Allianz Arena in Germany, the home ground of reigning German Champions Bayern Munich, the Stadium boasts 4 -tier, covered, seating terrace, all-natural grass, high-tech floodlights and security cameras, 36 emergency exits, bullet proof VVIP and VIP along with other ultra-modern facilities. See pics after the cut.
Wednesday, 5 November 2014
Special Assistant to President Jonathan on New Media Reno Omokri, reposted the above picture of APC presidential candidates Gen. Mohammadu Buhari, Atiku Abubakar and Sen Bukola Saraki rocking APC glasses with caption; The future of Nigeria under President Jonathan is so bright the eminent gentlemen in this photo had to wear shades!
The picture was taken at the APC Mega rally In Kwara Today. See more pics after the cut.
Top politicians in Nigeria have been visiting General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida at his home after his return from months of medical attention in Germany.
His visitors yesterday included former president Olusegun Obasanjo, former vice president Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and National chairman of the PDP, Alhaji Adamu Muazu.
The ailing former Nigerian leader had, while speaking to journalists when he returned to the country on Saturday, said he was getting better but needed time to rest before talking politics.
Tuesday, 4 November 2014
English DJ and Radio presenter, Tim Westwood would be in Lagos, Nigeria for the Heineken Green Light Party. The World Famous Hip Hop DJ would on Friday, November 14, 2014 rock Quilox club, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Monday, 3 November 2014
The Nigeria Prison Service has announced that it has re-arrested 12 inmates out of the 144 that escaped from the Koton-Karfe Prisons, Kogi State, yesterday night.
Unidentified gunmen blew up the prison with explosives late on Sunday, allowing scores of prisoners to escape. Jacob Edi, spokesman for Kogi’s Governor Idris Wada, added: “There were 145 prisoners at the time of the attack.
However, the prison authority through its Public Relations Officer, Ope Fatinikun, told Punch that the 12 inmates have so far been rearrested while the police had begun an investigation into the jail-break.
Dangote Cement Plc has announced a reduction in the prices of cement with immediate effect.
In the new price regime announced on Sunday by the Group Managing Director, Dangote Cement, Mr. Devakumar Edwin, a 50kg bag of the 32.5 cement grade will now sell for N1,000, while the higher 42.5 grade is to sell for N1,150 per bag instead of the current N1,700 that both grades were going for.
Friday, 31 October 2014
Reinstated Super Eagles head coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi has commended President Goodluck Jonathan for ensuring that he returns to his job and expressed his willingness to lead Super Eagles through the two remaining Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers matches with Congo and South Africa respectively.
.........Well deserved if you ask me
EFCC yesterday arraigned an undergraduate of the University of Benin, Kenneth Rukewe Ebule before a High Court, sitting in Benin-City on a 6-count charge bordering on forgery, obtaining money by false pretence and possession of fraudulent documents.
There was a mild drama at Gezawa High Court, Kano, yesterday as a girl-bride, Wasila Tasi, suspected to have killed her husband and three others in April, failed to utter a word in court during her trial.
Nigeria’s businesswoman and oil mogul Folunsho Alakija has been named 9th richest woman in the world. The list published by America’s website Wealth –X claims the selection was done based on the richest woman in each region of the world.
Thursday, 30 October 2014
There seems to be a new fashion tread amongst celebrities which is getting popular by the day. Time to say bye to necklace and welcome to ‘backlace’ or ‘back drop’.
Anne Hathaway, Cate Blanchett, Nicole Kidman, Kate Hudson and even Princess Diana have all been spotted with the back necklace or ‘back drop’. According to DailyMail, wearing the backlace is a marvellous way for an older woman to draw attention away from a crepey bosom.
See more beautiful pics after the cut.....What do you think of this ladies?