Nigerian Soul Singer, Ibiyemi, welcomes baby boy in US
Ibiyemi, the Nigerian singer, has a new baby.
Family of Actress Nkiruka Sylvanus paid N8m ransom to kidnappers, police say
The Commissioner of Police in Imo, Adisa Bolanta, has confirmed that the family of Nkiruka Sylvanus, the abducted governor’s aide, paid N8 million ransom before she was released. Mr. Bolanta told newsmen in Owerri on Friday that the family defied repeated warnings from the police not to negotiate or pay any ransom to the abductors, […]
Nigerian leaders have failed to respond to colonialism, slavery- Soyinka
Wole Soyinka unveiled his newest book titled Harmattan Haze on an African Spring.
Nollywood star, Ngozi Nwosu, seeks N6m for kidney, heart-related ailment
The Nollywood star Ngozi Nwosu, needs the money for treatment
Five upcoming Nigerian acts to look out for in 2013
Artist that might rock the year 2013.
Ayinde Barrister: Two years after, By Gani Kayode Balogun Jr.
The classic John Donne poem, “for whom the bell tolls” is perhaps, the most comprehensive piece of literature to capture the definition of humanity as an organic whole. This poem has a resonant effect on me whenever I heard that someone had died. It is like the ageless Yoruba saying about the dead weeping for […]
Aftermath of Enebeli Elebuwa’s death, Stella Damasus blasts Nollywood
Stella Damasus said late Enebeli Elebuwa was abandoned by his colleagues.
Singer Timi Dakolo escapes death in Yakowa helicopter crash
Timi Dakolo performed at the event Governor Yakowa attended.
I was embarrassed when people laughed that I cashed N3,000 from teller – Mr. Latin
Mr. Latin had only N5,000 in his account.
Celebrating Martin Banham, great scholar and intimate outsider, @ 80, By Akin Adesokan
Martin Banham, the retired drama scholar at Leeds University in Britain, turned eighty on December 8, 2012. I have never met Banham, nor even had a formal contact with him, either by phone or in writing. Maybe I have seen a picture of him, a black-and-white image of a plain-looking academic, in a denim or […]
Ondo invites 50 climbers for mountain climbing festival
The Mare Mountain Climbing Festival takes place annually.
Nigeria Got Talent: 8-year-old wins 10 million naira
After several weeks of the performance from participants, a winner emerged yesterday.