Fighting Chair Disease in Nigeria

Sitting still for long periods is bad.

MILESTONES: Banjo elected, Ogunsanya honoured, Braithwaite passes on

This week’s MILESTONE features elections, anniversary launch, passage, etc.

Patty Duke: Oscar-winning actress dies, age 69

The actress was married four times and has three children, including “Lord of the Rings’’ actor Sean Astin and “The Facts of Life’’ actor Mackenzie Astin.


My wife in habit of tearing my boxers to rape me, man tells court

Wife urges court to grant her husband’s wish, saying she too was tired of the marriage and no longer in love.

Court dissolves 3-year old marriage over frequent beating of mother-in-law

Wife had pleaded with the court not to grant her husband’s request for the dissolution of their marriage.

Prisoners in Ogun form musical band

The inmates Say the band will help spice up their social lives.


NCC impounds illegal equipment used in stealing DSTV signals

“NCC disconnected illegal connection of Multichoice Company signals in over 2,000 houses in Enugu.”

About 1.2 billion valentine cards purchased yearly — Official

The official says women account for 85 per cent constitute of the number

APC chieftains gather in Lagos as Oyegun’s daughter, Eniye, marries flying officer

The presiding minister admonishes the parents of the newly-weds to support them with prayers.

Foyeke Akinyemi, 22, emerges Miss Oyo

Governor Ajimobi said the contest was to encourage the youth, saying the state would produce Miss Nigeria in future.

Lagos Bar Beach set for “One Lagos Fiesta”

The Fiesta has now been decentralised to add fun and entertainment to the festive period across the state

FEATURES: Grieving widow turns late husband’s Facebook page into moving memorial

In all the poems she posted on Facebook, you could easily feel Emilienne’s pain.

15 countries to attend Calabar Carnival 2015

A band made up of celebrities, stars and professionals will add a new touch to the carnival.

19-year-old undergraduate emerges Abuja’s Most Beautiful Girl

“It was really tough contesting for one crown with 31 persons. I am thrilled that I emerged the winner.”

Stephanie Okereke’s foundation treats 50 VVF victims

Fistula is a hole between the vagina and usually the bladders which leads to continuous leakage of urine from the bladder into the vagina and urinary incontinence.

Eddie Murphy awarded Mark Twain prize for humour

Murphy joked that even his less popular projects contributed to his success.

Lagosians march against breast, cervical cancer

“I believe that the awareness is what matters because most at times you find people, when you have cancer you kind of try to hide it.”

Pink October walk, race, and cycling against cancer holds Saturday

“Celebrities and cancer survivors will lead the Pink October 1km Walk, 2km Race & 5km Cycling against Cancer.”

Ready for More Shuga? More Characters, More Angst, More Drama as Show Hits 4th Season

MTV Shuga Season 4 has been described by Georgia Arnold as “the hardest-hitting Shuga yet.


Court dissolves 25-year old marriage over wife’s lateness in preparing meals

“Most times I go to the canteen to eat when I am hungry, there is no point in harbouring a wife that makes me hungry.”

5 best places to break up with a lover in Lagos

Here are our picks for the best places to break up with someone in Lagos.

Whitney Houston’s daughter, Bobbi Kristina, dies

Bobbi Kristina was found face down and unresponsive in a bathtub on 31 January and placed in a medically induced coma.

Cosby admits sedating women for sex

The sealed documents were made public following requests issued by the Associated Press in 2005 and 2014.

Buhari’s wife, Aisha, urges Nigerians to embrace Yoga

Mrs. Buhari: “Nigerians should do what is physically fit for them to enhance their well-being.”

Charly Boy

Charly Boy, showbiz maverick, turns 64, warns against smoking, drinking

Charly Boy: “I am not under any pressure, so I look very strong and younger than my age.’’