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EditorDecember 23, 2020

Sim Shagaya profiles Ezra Olubi and Shola Akinlade; King of Payments and Purveyors of Hope | #YNaijaPOTY2020 Nominee

Ezra Olubi, 34 and Shola Akinlade, 35 In a year in which Nigeria was convulsed by what appeared to be ...

SponsorDecember 10, 2018

Anticipate! The 2nd edition of Christmas Village is Back!

From Saturday 22nd to Monday 24th December, the much anticipated Christmas Village is set to hold at Landmark Beach Front, ...

Edwin OkoloApril 19, 2018

Wizkid is running out of chances to redeem himself internationally

Wizkid, the golden boy of Nigerian music has proven quite the disappointment when it comes to getting his act together. ...

ToluNovember 22, 2017

Mayowa Nicholas was absent at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show and this may be why

In August 2017, Nigerian-born model, Mayowa Nicholas announced she would be making her Victoria’s Secret Fashion S… ToluYour pop culture/entertainment ...

AzeezNovember 4, 2017

Visa debuts Restaurant Week Lagos 2017

In collaboration with Lost in Lagos, Visa West Africa kicks off Visa Restaurant Week, which will be happening in the ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 19, 2017

Olusegun Adeniyi: Oh Lord, release my visa [Pt I]

by Olusegun Adeniyi   Following the overwhelming reactions I got to my lecture titled, “If we stay here we die” ...

EditorJuly 20, 2017

Visa and leading banks bring mobile payments to Nigeria

Global payments leader Visa has launched mVisa, its innovative mobile payment service, in Nigeria. The solution is being rolled out ...

AzeezJuly 10, 2017

How Magu told the UK not to issue me visa – Patience Jonathan

Patience Jonathan, wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan has alleged that the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes ...

AzeezJune 3, 2017

Nigerians, others to pay £5.48 for UK visa email enquiries

The British High Commission has said it would now charge for email enquiries by visa customers outside the UK as ...

ItunuoluwaJune 1, 2017

Trump approves extreme visa vetting, targets social media accounts

The Trump administration proposes a new questionnaire format for visa applicants worldwide that would require social media handles dating back ...

AzeezMarch 25, 2017

Super Eagles friendly match against Burkina Faso called off

The second friendly match of the Super Eagles of Nigeria against Burkina Faso scheduled to hold in London on Monday ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 9, 2017

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five stories you should be monitoring today. 1. How US authorities locked up Nigerian for 4 days ...

AzeezJanuary 28, 2017

Trump orders temporary immigration ban on 7 Islamic countries

US President Donald Trump has temporarily banned issuance of visas to citizens of seven Islamic countries for three months. A ...

ToluOctober 5, 2016

Attend the 11TH UKEAS International Education EXPO!

Consider this a warm welcome to success! Be part of the 11th UKEAS International Education Expo in Africa and discover ...

ToluAugust 30, 2016

The Thread: A black James Bond from Nigeria has visa issues

Nigerian author and satirist, El Nathan John who many Nigerians on Twitter always fail to agree with his sarcasm, shared ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 1, 2016

Kogi governor stranded at Kano airport

The Kogi state Governor, Yahaya Bello, was on Wednesday stranded in Kano over the expiration of his travel visa. According ...

Mazi EmekaMay 26, 2016

Again, 40 Nigerians deported from UK, Australia

Forty Nigerians were, on Wednesday, reportedly deported to Nigeria from the United Kingdom and Australia, making it the second time ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 1, 2015

Two men in NSA custody for arranging Nigerian visa for Lebanese terrorist

Two accomplices of Lebanese terrorist, Ahmed Al Assir, have been arrested by the Nigeria Immigration Service. Al Assir was arrested at ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 19, 2015

President Buhari wants to know how the Lebanese terrorist got Nigerian visa

A full investigation has been ordered by the Federal Government into how a high profile Lebanese terrorist, Ahmad al-Assir, was given Nigerian ...

Ada IgboanugoFebruary 24, 2015

You may know English but you need this test to get into the UK now

by Chinwe Okafor The UK government has announced important changes to language testing for visa applications, reducing the number of ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 24, 2014

South Africans protest TB Joshua’s planned visit as Zimbabwean family accuses him of telling lies

by Kolapo Olapoju Catherine Ndlovu, a 40-year-old woman from Bulawayo, the second largest city in Zimbabwe, paid thousands of dollars ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 22, 2014

#Ebola: These nations have banned travellers from Ebola-affected countries [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju Following the Ebola outbreak in the sub-region of West Africa, some countries have began to ward off ...

June 14, 2014

Leading Ladies Africa speaks to Alima Atta, MD Sesema PR

by ‘Jola Sotubo Running a successful PR Consultancy for over 12 years, takes a lot more than luck or serendipity. ...

December 20, 2013

“it is unacceptable and illegal”: FG rejects visa payment in foreign currencies

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Payment for visa and other consular charges in foreign currencies as introduced by some diplomatic and consular ...

December 6, 2013

LOOK: The (fake) Ethiopian passport Mandela used to visit Lagos in 1962

by Chi Ibe In 1962, Nelson Mandela, with the agreement of his colleagues in the struggle, began to visit across ...

December 5, 2013

Nigerians now to pay UK visa fee in Dollars online

by Adeola Balogun Barely five weeks after the United Kingdom’s cancellation of the proposed 3,000 pounds visa bond, the government ...

September 26, 2013

Visitors won’t have to pay £3,000 UK visa bond – British High Commissioner

The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Dr. Andrew Pocock, has said no Nigerian would be asked to pay £3,000 as ...

July 11, 2013

GlobalVisas release their Top 10 strangest visa applications… including a vampire slayer

by Rachel Ogbu Sounds funny but these are real applications from people seeking visas to travel to a new country. ...

July 8, 2013

Photo of the Day: 23-year-old man marries white granny in Lagos

by Chi Ibe It’s not the first time a young man has married an older woman before, we have cougars ...

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