Africa: LASG Evacuates Lion From Private Residence To Lekki Zoo

The operatives of the Lagos State Task Force today succeeded in moving a lion found at a private home around Victoria Island to a zoo in Omu Resorts, Lekki. Chairman of the Agency, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi disclosed that the exercise was carried out in conjunction with officials of the Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture and medical personnel from the Faculty […]

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Police settle Wizkid, Linda Ikeji’s squabble

Music star, Ayo Balogun, otherwise known as Wizkid, yesterday reported at the Lagos State Police Command, following allegation from popular blogger, Linda Ikeja, that he threatened her life. Ikeji filed a threat to life compliant against Wizkid after he threatened to send his teenage cousin to beat her. Ikeji said she resorted to reporting to police, because threat to women […]

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Cruising is the Holiday of the 21st Century-TBI Boss

Travelling for a vacation at times can be a bit stressful when you have to pack and unpack at every transit point and changing flight to connection to your preferred destination. But having a lovely get away vacation doesn’t have to be stressful and expensive, says the Managing Director of Tour Brokers International, TBI, Mrs Uloma Egbuna. The firm which […]

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’Why I stole pant, soap from mall’

A 28-year-old man Sunday Oboh on Monday told a Lagos State Magistrates’ Court in Igbosere that he stole a pair of briefs and several bars of medicated soap from a shopping mall in Lekki to take care of his wife and their newborn son. Oboh, from Delta State, was employed as a contract security guard and posted to a high […]

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I’m Worth a Billion Naira: I Made Millions Performing on Stage – Oriste Femi, Nigeria Musician

Smashing sexy and street-wise; ravishing and riveting; with a sprawling tattoo just below his neckline and a pair of sunglasses veiling his eyeballs, the 31-year-old singer-songwriter and performer poses for the camera. From a street ‘star’ to a superstar and a self-proclaimed billionaire, he rules the airwaves of Nigerian music in his own unique style. Frenetic and fun-driven, he controls […]

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10 multi-billion-naira construction projects for Lagos in 2016

By Dayo Ayeyemi Despite the ongoing economic hardship in the country, Lagos state is expected to witness a beehive of activities in building construction, as 10 new projects have been earmarked for 2016 by private developers. New Telegraph gathered that the projects, which include the developments of Orange Island, Lorenzo De’ Medici, Oasis Centre, Chelsea Hotel, Lagos Urban Rail Blue […]

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BASA: Skewed against Nigeria

The Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) between Nigeria and over 55 nations has been dubbed a case of pitting David against Goliath. WOLE SHADARE highlights the damage these treaties have done to the country’s economy. Preamble Each time the issue of BASA comes up, what comes to the minds of Nigeria is the lop-sidedness of the deal tilting against the […]

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TBI Unveils Royal Caribbean Cruises Division In Lagos

By Friday Nwosu PHOTO CAPTION: L-R: George Argyropoulos, CEO Cruises International and Rep of Royal Caribbean Intl, MD Tour Brokers International, Mr. Olufemi Adefope, Chairman TBI Tour Brokers International Nigeria(TBI), the largest tour operator in the country, has unveiled its branded Royal Caribbean Cruise Line office in Lagos. Speaking at the unveiling of the new office in Lekki yesterday, Managing […]

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