Tag: ikoyi

YNaijaApril 15, 2023

Police report arrest of individuals involved in attempted kidnapping of Tiwa Savage

Nigerian music sensation, Tiwa Savage, was reportedly targeted in an attempted kidnapping, which was foiled by her private security team ...

Wilfred OkicheDecember 31, 2021

#YNaija2021Review: Chronic insecurity, Banditry, Rising Inflation … The 10 Biggest Tragedies of the Year

This year was relentless. Is the country burning? The Alleged Rape of Keren-Happuch Akpagher 14-year-old Keren-Happuch Aondodoo Akpagher, a student ...

Wilfred OkicheDecember 29, 2021

#YNaija2021Review: Lekki Massacre, Trouble in the NDDC…The Wildest Scandals of the Year

Even we cannot believe all of this mess. 10. Governor’s aide caught doing fraud Abidemi Rufai, erstwhile aide to governor ...

Ado AminuNovember 3, 2021

Hope turns to anger after Nigeria building collapse | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you may have missed out on: All sides have committed abuses ...

Chinedu OkaforOctober 12, 2021

9mobile equips students with career choice counseling

Lagos October 11, 2021—-In line with its commitment to inspire and support the aspiration of young Nigerians, Nigeria’s youth telecom ...

AzeezNovember 12, 2017

Ikoyi whistleblower will be paid his reward this month – Adeosun

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun has said the whistleblower who pointed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to the N13bn ...

AzeezNovember 12, 2017

Ikoyi whistleblower threatens to sue FG for non-payment of reward

Yakubu Galadima, lawyer to the whistleblower who pointed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to the $43m, N23.2m and £27,800 ...

AzeezNovember 10, 2017

Whistleblower who gave information on Ikoyi cash is now a millionaire – Magu

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has said the Nigerian who blew the ...

Mazi EmekaOctober 20, 2017

So you think you know Lagos V: Ikoyi through Victoria Island – Where money goes to sleep and Afropolitans find a home

My relationship with money began when I overheard one of my older cousins say that money has a smell and ...

ItunuoluwaJune 20, 2017

[The Alausa Blog]: Ikoyi, Banana Island, Festac and Trade Fair belong to LASG – Okunnu

Former Federal Commissioner for Works and Housing, Alhaji Femi Okunnu on Tuesday expressed sadness over the current status of the ...

Op-ed EditorApril 19, 2017

The Thread: The EFCC has questions to answer

The controversy generated by EFCC’s latest find of $43M plus in an Ikoyi flat has been crazy. Speculations over the ...

ToluApril 18, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Even Bukola Saraki thinks the EFCC has messed up this $50m loot case

The $50 million cash discovered by the EFCC in a four-bedroom apartment at Osborne Towers in Ikoyi has turned out ...

ToluApril 15, 2017

$50m cash in an Ikoyi mansion, 15 million jobs | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

$50 million – The whopping amount of cash found by the EFCC in an empty apartment in Ikoyi, Lagos following ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 9, 2017

Opinion: Crippling justice through bureaucracy -the Lagos example

by Lawrence Nnoli The Lagos Division of the Federal High Court is located in the serene environment of Oyinkan Abayomi ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 23, 2016

The “Ikoyi blues”, “cash call-lite”, “gas in Lekki?” edition: Nigerian oil, gas and power round-up (Nov 14-18 2016)

by Adedamola July 11, 1991. Light rain showers and an unusual bustle of traffic in that tree lined part of ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 8, 2016

Lagos set to bulldoze illegal houses in Ikoyi, VI, Lekki after Sallah

The Lagos State government will commence a total clean-up of the Ikoyi, Victoria Island and Lekki axis. The Special Committee ...

Op-ed EditorSeptember 2, 2016

Charles Odii: Who is going to save Nigeria’s small businesses?

by Charles Odii Small businesses in Nigeria need to realize that they must become their own saviors. Firstly, by paying ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 3, 2016

Cubing Africa presents… ‘Rubik’s Cube Inter-School Competition’

On May 27, 2016, Cubing Africa held the second annual edition of its Experience the Rubik’s Cube Inter-School Competition as ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 12, 2015

Motorists flee as police, robbers duel on Lekki-Ikoyi bridge (WATCH)

by Damilola Jagun Earlier today, robbers and police engaged in a gunfight on the Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge, in Lagos. While ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 12, 2015

Armed robbers, policemen exchange gunshots on Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge

by Damilola Jagun A gang of armed robbers exchanged gunshots for about 30 minutes with policemen on the Lekki-Ikoyi link ...

Isime EseneJanuary 7, 2015

Opinion: Jimi Agbaje ticks all the right boxes

by Yemi Adeyemi Jimi Agbaje’s candidacy offers Lagos and Lagosians a chance to set the destiny of the state aright. Lagos ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 10, 2014

Police brutality: Couple assaulted and tortured by officer

by Damilola Jagun A police officer, identified as Dada Ogunsanya, has been accused of assaulting and torturing a couple, Ejeh ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 14, 2014

Meet TY Danjuma’s son who is taking the art scene by storm

by Kolapo Olapoju Theo Danjuma is the 28-year-old son of retired Lt. Gen. Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma, who according to Forbes ...

Isime EseneSeptember 13, 2014

#GPinkBallWalk: Genevieve Nnaji, Toolz, Funke Akindele, others walk for breast cancer awareness (See Photos)

by Isi Esene The Genevieve Pink Ball Foundation breast cancer awareness event started in Lekki, Lagos this morning with several ...

writerJuly 28, 2014

#OnTheScene: “The heroes are coming”! | See guests at the Delta100 pre-event party (PHOTOS)

by Kolapo Olapoju It was a beautiful evening for Deltans in Lagos, as they converged at the Wheatbaker Hotel in ...

June 16, 2014

The best of theatre, music, dance & more at the Taruwa Festival in Lagos (PHOTOS)

by Akintomiwa Agbaje With the announcement of the second edition of the Taruwa Festival of Performing Arts in Nigeria came ...

April 9, 2014

#GetTheJuice: Photos from the star studded launch of ‘The Juice’ Season 2 in Lagos

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Ndani TV launched Season 2 of ‘The Juice’ on Saturday, 5 April 2014 at The WheatBaker in ...

April 1, 2014

CLICK: Ndani TV premieres Season 2 of ‘The Juice’ on Africa Magic Entertainment DSTV 151 (PHOTOS)

by Akintomiwa Agbaje “It’s a new season and a new direction!” “We are happy to push the boundaries of television and ...

March 31, 2014

How I made my first millions from comedy – Alibaba opens up

by Akan Ido Ace comedian, Alibaba is simply the godfather of comedy in Nigeria. His contribution to the growth of ...

December 12, 2013

Yay or Nay? Singer, Yemi Alade shows off (major) thighs on stage (LOOK)

by Chisom Ukaegbu Yemi Alade is known for her versatility from her musical dexterity to theatrical stage performances to her ...

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