Emir of Kano, Malam Muhammadu Sanusi ll has been dethroned over disrespect to the office of the governor and other government agencies.In a statement issued by,the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Usman Alhaji, said the removal was with immediate effect.The emir’s action violated the part 3 section A-E...
A mother of two, Alimot Idris, on Tuesday, prayed a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan to dissolve her eight-year-old marriage to her husband, Idris, whom she described as a liar. Alimot, a trader, told the court that her husband was not straightforward in his dealings with her. “When I had my...
A mother of two,  Ariyike Adeyemi, told a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan that she made a terrible mistake marrying her  husband, Adekunle. In her petition, Ariyike said:”Adekunle beats me. I made a terrible mistake by marrying him 12 years ago. ”I have tolerated him and done my duties to make...
A Grade I Area Court, Kubwa, on Thursday dissolved a four-month-old marriage between one Rashidat Maliki and Idris Bello on the grounds of incompatibility and lack of love. Maliki, who resides in Kubwa, Abuja, had sought dissolution of  her marriage to Bello for lack of love in the union. According to...
The Central Bank of Nigeria and the Bankers Committee plan to revive the National Theatre at Iganmu, Lagos, with about N25bn. The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Emefiele, disclosed this during the 11th Bankers Committee retreat in Ogere, Ogun State, on Saturday. “What the Bankers Committee is doing is...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, announced the plan on Thursday at the ongoing 4th World UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture in Kyoto, Japan. “In Nigeria, we observed that tourists stay in big cities when they visit.” ‘They visit the museums in the cities where objects...
After several unsuccessful interventions to save an 18-year-old marriage, an Igando Customary Court in Lagos on Monday dissolved the union between Mrs Olubunmi Balogun and her husband, Olushina. The petitioner, Olubunmi, told the court that her husband was adulterous and had abandoned her for...
The  special international convention to mark the 30th anniversary of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries (MFM) kicked off on Friday evening at the church's popular Prayer City along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, Ogun State.Already worshippers, in their thousands from all over the world, who had arrived for the convention, which...
About five people were reportedly feared dead with several others wounded, as hoodlums around Idi-Arere/Oja’ba area in Ibadan, on Sunday afternoon, hiding under the celebration of the annual Egungun festival, unleashed mayhem on members of their rival gang, as a popular masquerade in the city, Ege, was...
Former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan has congratulated Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson on his 53rd birthday. In a statement issued on Monday by Ikechukwu Eze, the ex-President's media aide, Jonathan noted that Governor Dickson has continued to make a difference in governance, adding that...
Mikel Obi’s partner and mother of his twin girls, Olga Diyanchenko has commended Nigerian women for their poise and charisma. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Olga, who is visiting Nigeria for the first time, recently met Mikel’s family and is taking time to explore the country. In a reflective...
GROHE continues to position itself as a full-service provider in the bathroom; Slim and minimalist design ensures consistent flow of form and functionality; PerfectMatch solutions with seven different models. Whether it is for a new build or a bathroom remodelling project, the needs for a comfortable, but at the same...
You can count on your fingers the number of artists/ painters whose beginning in art had some maternal influence. Henri Matisse is one famous example. Matisse was recuperating on a hospital bed when his mother presented him with a set of art materials to relieve his boredom. He fell...
The stage is set for the public Launch of the biggest peace concert in Nigeria. The promoters, Addefort Limited have announced that the Public Launch of ALAFIA & National Peace Concert will hold on Saturday October 27, 2018, at the MUSON Centre, Lagos.  According to the project coordinator, Olabamiji Adeleye,...
Pix 2: From left Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, APC National Leader; and Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, General Overseer, Redeemed Christian Church of God at the ongoing 66th Annual Convention of RCCG holding at Km 46, Lagos-Ibadan Expressway camp of the church on Tuesday.  
President Donald Trump’s daughter, Ivanka Trump, has decided to close down her fashion brand. She split from the company a year ago to enter the White House as a senior adviser. Ms Trump launched the brand in 2014, but after her father’s election was faced with shopper boycotts. Ms Trump had reportedly...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the stage is now set for the 61st edition of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Commission for Africa (CAF) Meeting, which Nigeria will host from 4-6 June 2018 in Abuja. The Minister gave the assurance in Benin, Edo...