Wednesday , October 23 2019

Suicide bomber kills 1, injures 46 in Nigeria

By SHEHU SAULAWAAssociated Press BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) – A suicide car bomber attacked a Catholic church conducting Mass in northern Nigeria on Sunday, killing one person and wounding another 46 in a region under assault by a radical Islamist sect, officials said. An Associated Press journalist heard the explosion after …

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Boy, 19, Stabbed To Death In

A 19-year-old boy, John Oweikabo, has been allegedly stabbed to death by his closest friend during a brawl in his Obrigbene community in the Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa. The state Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), Mr Fidelis Odunna, told newsmen on Thursday in Yenagoa that the suspected killer, …

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Acadiana’s Multi-Media StationCurfew in north Nigeria cities after sect attacks

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) – Officials say Nigeria’s military has conducted door-to-door searches in two north Nigeria cities following repeated and bloody attacks by a radical Islamist sect. Yobe state police commissioner Patrick Egbuniwe said the curfews Saturday affected the cities of Damaturu and Potiskum, both frequent targets by the sect …

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Dstv Mobile Unveils the New Idrifta and Walka

Building on the ongoing success of the Drifta, Drifta USB and Walka, DStv Mobile, DSTV company has announced the launch of the iDrifta and Walka 7 – adding to its range of pioneering devices. “The iDrifta is a plug and play mobile DVB-H receiver specifically designed for Apple mobile devices,” …

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Olamide Adedeji – My Relationship With Wizkid

He’s just twenty three years old, but eclectic rapper, Olamide Adedeji’s rating on the Nigerian music radar is flattering. Sequel to his current effort, YBNL, was a chart-bursting debut, RapSoDi. The visionary artiste said to be slipping into late rapper, Dagrin’s shoes shared his story with LANRE ODUKOYA Before professional …

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Nigeria airline says it will resume flights Sunday

By SUNDAY ALAMBAAssociated Press LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) – Nigeria’s largest airline will resume flying its domestic routes Sunday, the company’s managing director said, after publicly announcing it would stop flying because of government corruption. Arik Air Ltd. managing director Chris Ndulue offered a brief statement to journalists Saturday, only saying …

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Flood Kills 19 in Kogi, Jigawa – Wreaks Havoc in Delta

Nineteen Persons Have Been Reported Dead in Koto-Karfe area of Kogi and some parts of Jigawa state. Six persons were reported killed in Koto-Karfe area of Kogi following a ravaging flood that devastated the state capital and its environs . Also the Chairman of Jigawa Flood Control Committee, Alhaji Abdulkadir …

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Sammie Okposo Invades Africa With New Album

Few weeks after the release of his fifth studio album, the management of multiple awards winning singer and Globacom ambassador, Sammie Okposo is leaving no stone unturned to ensure that the singer’s album is well distributed across African countries. This is aside the international deal signed with Oklahoma based record …

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Fidelis Duker Sets for O’jez Award

ONE of Nollywood’s biggest directors, Fidelis Duker will be honoured with the prestigious O’jez Entertainment Award on Sunday, September 30 at the monthly O’jez Entertainment Award series event scheduled to hold at the celebrity restaurant, O’jez, inside the National Stadium complex. Duker, according to Chief Joseph Odobeatu, Chief Executive Officer …

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SwaGaprince Hosts ‘Big Figure,Small World’

When the names of young people making things happen in the Nigerian entertainment industry, particularly the Lagos entertainment scene is mentioned, Prince Chukwuemeka Okolie popularly known as SwaGaPrince Untested must be included. The young President and Founder of Change for Nigeria Youths and also the CEO of SwaGaPrince Entertainment is …

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