The Lagos State government has reacted to criticism and diverse interpretations trailing the recently unveiled statue of late Chief Obafemi Awolowo, saying it is a piece of artwork expressing the artist’s impression of the late sage and not a photograph.
Once upon a time it was a young girl’s dream to be stopped in the street like Kate Moss and be asked to model in a fashion show.
Cross River Government says it plans to make the state a tourist destination by generating N1.7 billion from the sector annually as part of effort to boost the state’s economy.
Popular Hip-hop singer Ice Prince and a veteran comedian Seyi Law, have been honoured with the “Peace Achievers Awards” by the Peace Ambassador Agency, an organisation that promotes national peace.
‘Atlanta’ creator Donald Glover made history at the just concluded 2017 Emmy Awards as the first black man to win best directing in a comedy.
Nollywood, the nickname of Nigeria’s movie industry, according to United States Senator from Delaware, Christopher Coons, has the capacity to compete with any other movie industry in the world.
U.S. comic book publisher Marvel has launched the first superhero comic set in Nigeria’s commercial capital Lagos and inspired by the adoption of the Chibok girls in 2014.
Tiger Woods, who tantalized fans with a Twitter video of himself hitting a driver on Sunday, has been cleared by doctors to resume full golf activities, ESPN reported on Monday.
Northern Chairman of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Yakubu Pam, has urged Federal Government to call Fulani herdsmen in the country to order before they consumed minority ethnic groups in the North.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace is set to become the country’s second female vice president after the ruling Zanu-PF party’s 10 provinces agreed to have an extra-ordinary congress to amend the constitution.
Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court, Abuja, has fixed Nov.20 for Sen. Enyinnaya Abaribe and two other sureties to produce Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leader, Nnamdi Kanu, for trial.
The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has renewed its call on members who have left the party to return without delay for the party to be more stronger.
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), said it received a total of 144 complaints from both domestic and international air passengers between January and June 2017.
Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi "Farmajo" Mohamed has declared a three-day national mourning following a deadly explosion in Mogadishu on Saturday.
Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, yesterday, criticized the Presidency over the manner it handled the rift between the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Kachikwu and Group Managing Director, GMD, of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru.
Former Nigeria defender, Furo Iyenemi, has called on the Nigeria Football Federation to ensure that the Super Eagles play top class opponents in friendlies ahead of their 2018 World Cup campaign.
Nigeria has asked the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund to scale up the provision of and access to renewable energy in order to deliver development results and meet global climate goals.