Fela Reawakens On Stage Smooth FM To Stage Award Winning Broadway Musical In Concert Stage

Great music never dies. It lives on after the last notes have fallen silent. Over the years, artistes have risen and fallen but very few have left our hearts still humming to their symphonies. One voice, who is indeed a music legend is Fela Anikulapo- Kuti. In a chaotic world burdened with non-stop reformation, Fela’s music was borne of humanity and an overriding quest to influence the tide of the tempests tormenting civilization. His melodies has over the years experienced persistent rebirth in several forms. The pioneering father of Afrobeat,is as influential as the story of…

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Akeredolu says, I won’t Receive salary until workers are paid

The Ondo State Governor, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, has vowed that he will not collect any salary until all the workers in the state’s civil service are paid their salaries. He appealed to the doctors and nurses who are currently on strike to end their industrial action and embrace dialogue with his government. Akeredolu stated this in Akure, the Ondo State capital, while formally meeting with the workers in the state civil service, on Monday. In his maiden address to the workers, the governor said all the issues relating to the…

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$20bn Ogidigben Gas Industrial Project to be activated says FG

This is a Press statement from the office of the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, which was released on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. In what is called a ‘Gas Revolution,’ and following the renewed interactive engagements of the Federal Government with oil-producing communities in several states in the Niger Delta region, a plan to put in place a gas industrial park that is valued at about $20B through a Public-Private Partnership model is now in process. Tagged the Gas Revolution Industrial Park, GRIP, Ogidigben, and envisaged to be a regional hub…

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Aisha Shettima declared wanted by EFCC for money laundering

Here is a statement from EFCC declaring former banker, Aisha Shettima Nur wanted, over allegations of money laundering. The public is hereby notified that Aisha Shettima Nur whose photograph appears above, is wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for money laundering. On November 14, 2016, Nur, a former banker, was convicted (in absentia) on a ten count charge of money laundering. Investigations had revealed that the convict laundered monies which were the proceeds of crime through the accounts of her siblings and daughter, as well as through…

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Mouriho reveals the day he will retire from football

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, fresh from winning the English football league cup on Sunday night, has revealed the particular moment he’ll retire from the game of football. Mourinho was sacked by Chelsea last season before he took up a job at Manchester United and after winning the EFL cup was seen looking very emotional. Man U. won Southampton 3-2 at Wembley courtesy of a Zlatan Ibrahimovic double and one from Jesse Lingard. It’s the first major honour the Special One has won at Old Trafford – and the fourth…

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Trump Policies Play Supporting role in 2017 Oscars

Donald Trump’s name was rarely mentioned during Sunday’s Academy Awards, but the U.S. president’s policies were a running subtext throughout the evening. Host Jimmy Kimmel fired the first shot in his opening monologue. “I want to say thank you to President Trump. “Remember last year when it seemed like the Oscars were racist?” Kimmel quipped. Again and again, he mocked the president’s Twitter put-down of Meryl Streep in January, when Trump called her “one of the most over-rated actresses in Hollywood.” “Meryl Streep has phoned it in for more than…

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Photos-Mariah Carey exposes her ample

Singer Mariah Carey attended the 2017 Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills dressed in a maxi emerald animal-print gown with plunging neckline that showed off major cleavage. The Hero crooner was the cynosure of all eyes in the gown which featured a thigh-high slit that was dangerously close to exposing her female part, but she did not seem to care and flashed a very wide smile as she posed for the camera. More photos below.

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River’s APC reject Reruns results

Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress kicked against the declaration of results of Saturday’s supplementary rerun election in Etche by the Independent National Electoral Commission. Elections were held for Etche State Constituency seat of the House of Assembly and the Etche/Omuma Federal Constituency seat, which were won by the Peoples Democratic Party. But the state APC argued that since the Returning Officers, Prof. Olatunbosun Odusanya and Prof. Omotola had declared the election inconclusive, it was wrong for INEC to have gone ahead to declare any result. A statement…

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