Month: June 2018

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Ade ThompsonJune 30, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Cavani’s brace crushes Portugese hearts as Uruguay ends Ronaldo’s tournament

Edinson Cavani bagged two impressive goals to sink Ronaldo’s Portugal 2-1 in their round of 16 tie against Uruguay. Cavani’s ...

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Bernard DayoJune 30, 2018

The return of Tee Billz to Instagram and the exorcism (we hope) of past demons

After a 8-month hiatus, head honcho of 323 Entertainment Tunji Balogun aka Tee Billz, returned to Instagram at around past ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 30, 2018

The Late 5: Saraki, Tambuwal calls for sack of security chiefs, Don says higher degrees has had no impact on national growth and other stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki says drastic action has to be taken ...

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Ade ThompsonJune 30, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Kylian Mbappe tears Argentina apart to hand France quarter final spot

Kylian Mbappe was the star of the show as France ran riot over an Argentina side in a 4-3 victory ...

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SponsorJune 30, 2018

Facebook partners She Leads Africa to train female SMBs and entrepreneurs in Ibadan

Continuing on from its commitment to train people in vital digital skills across Nigeria and here in Ibadan throughout 2018, ...

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tosin adesinaJune 30, 2018

Lagos Fire Tragedy: Shame of a megacity and a country that does not learn from past mistakes

Sunday, November 5, 2000, was a black Sunday Nigerians will not forget in a hurry especially people living in the ...

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SponsorJune 30, 2018

Infinix Unveils “Beyond Intelligent” Smartphone Note 5 Powered by Android One

Lagos, Nigeria. June 28th, 2018 – Infinix Mobility Limited, the premium smartphone brand, committed to bringing cutting-edge technology and stylish ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 29, 2018

The Late 5: Five injured in Minna kerosene tanker fire, Another accident reportedly claims 2 lives on Otedola Bridge and other stories

A Kerosene-laden tanker caught fire early Friday along the Suleja-Minna road after a head-on collision with a trailer leaving five persons ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 29, 2018

Today’s Noisemakers: Imoh Umoren, Poju Oyemade, Daddy Freeze, others

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

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Bernard DayoJune 29, 2018

How cinema-worthy are Nollywood’s new crop of movies?

Earlier in the week, I responded to a tweet posted by an account that I follow. It was an interesting ...

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Ade ThompsonJune 29, 2018

See our best 11 from the Group stage of the #WorldCup 2018

The group stage of the World Cup is over and it was a wild ride. We had only one goalless ...

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EditorJune 29, 2018

#GotYourBack18: Beyond a Curved Spine Initiative hold its first Scoliosis Open House in Lagos, Nigeria | Saturday, June 30th

Beyond a Curved Spine Initiative is a not-for-profit with focus on raising Scoliosis awareness and helping Scoliosis patients lead better ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 29, 2018

#ThursdayTalks tackles youth involvement in politics

In the wake of the Not Too Young To Run Bill and the 2019 elections, there is a need for  ...

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Edwin OkoloJune 29, 2018

#YNaijaSays: How difficult can it be for the presidency to take decisive action that solves our institutional problems

June has been an especially disheartening month for Nigerians. Tragedy after tragedy has fallen on innocent Nigerians simply looking to ...

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Usman AlabiJune 29, 2018

APC National Convention and the daunting task before Adams Oshiomhole

Oshiomole in his address after becoming the new Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) said, “I am aware ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 29, 2018

The Big 5: Nine die and several injured in Lagos Tanker explosion, Presidency says more people were killed under PDP era and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: An explosion on Thursday occured along the Otedola Bridge axis of Berger ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 29, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: Drake releases double album featuring Jay-Z, Michael Jackson, others; Yetunde Akilapa reportedly caught stealing | More stories

Here’s everything you missed in entertainment yesterday and others that unravelled while you slept – and are still buzzing today. ...

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Ade ThompsonJune 28, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Januzaj’s magical goal decides Group H winner in underwhelming game

The game between England and Belgium was billed as the most anticipated and important group stage game by most football ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 28, 2018

#WorldCup2018: Here’s all you need to know about the reward for the eliminated teams

As the final round of group matches at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia ends today, one can look ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 28, 2018

Tanker explodes in Lagos, 50 vehicles reportedly burnt

An explosion has occured along the Otedola Bridge axis of Berger in Lagos after a petrol-laden tanker exploded with the blaze ...

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EditorJune 28, 2018

CruiseNChills 5 came with all the glitz and the glam

It was lots of fun amongst glitz and glam at the just concluded Cruisenchillz boatcruise networking event celebrating Onimisi Adabas ...

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Ade ThompsonJune 28, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Senegal crash out of Group H on fair play

Senegal lost to Colombia 1-0 in their group H decider to crash out of the World Cup and break African ...

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Bernard DayoJune 28, 2018

AY Makun’s next movie is called “Yoruba Demons”, because why not

As a comedian who many regard as not being funny, AY Makun is unarguably the modern pioneer of gleefully schlocky ...

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tosin adesinaJune 28, 2018

CJN directive on Cells inspection, a good development that should have come earlier

The recent directive issued by the Chief Justice of Nigeria Honorable Justice Walter Onnoghen to Magistrates in the country to ...

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tosin adesinaJune 28, 2018

ASUU’s concern about proliferation of Universities in Nigeria is timely

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Lagos state chapter has expressed concerns at the rate at which Universities are ...

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Ade ThompsonJune 28, 2018

#WorldCup Preview: All hope rests on Mané and Senegal for Africa

After Nigeria’s defeat to Argentina on Tuesday, Senegal are now the last standing hope for Africans at the World Cup ...

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Bernard DayoJune 28, 2018

Love Hausa movies and series? Don’t worry because Linda Ikeji TV will have you covered soon

Although Hausa movies and series aren’t really my thing, I can see what Linda Ikeji is doing and I think ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 28, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: Oscars awards body invites 928 new members, including 4 Nigerians; Marvel Studios are planning to introduce brand new heroes | More stories

Here’s everything you missed in entertainment yesterday and others that unravelled while you slept – and are still buzzing today. ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 28, 2018

The Big 5: Violent protest rocks Jos over killings by herdsmen, FAAC meeting ends in deadlock and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: A violent protest took place in Jos, the Plateau capital on ...

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Ade ThompsonJune 27, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Neymar comes to the party as Brazil top Group E

Brazil’s diva Neymar came to the party in the Selecao’s last group game against Serbia in Spartak. Brazil ran out ...

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