Starbucks Coffee Company has announced it will open a Starbucks Reserve Roastery, Japan, in 2018. Located in the Nakameguro district, an upscale neighborhood known for its exclusive boutiques and art galleries, the Roastery will be a one-of-a-kind retail environment. Designed in collaboration with Kengo Kuma, a world-renowned architect and...
Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) today announced its limited-edition spring collaboration with designer Victoria Beckham. Available April 9, 2017, at all Target stores and Target.com, Victoria Beckham for Target reflects the essence of the Victoria, Victoria Beckham line, including original designs and inspiration from iconic silhouettes, with apparel and accessories for...
As part of its continued expansion, Ringier Africa Digital Publishing (RADP), Ringier Africa’s publishing company, will work with Kenya’s top entertainment website ‘Ghafla’ (www.Ghafla.co.ke/). The partnership sees Kenya’s leading entertainment platform relaunch and enhance its editorial output, by diversifying Ghafla’s content to include current affairs, news and analysis. With this...
A new book,‘’How and Why the Yoruba Fought and Lost the Biafra-Nigeria Civil War’’ written by Dr Jimanze Ego-Alowes will be officially presented on the 20th October, 2016, at the Best Western Starfire Hotel, 128 Joel Ogunnaike GRA Ikeja. The book which focuses on the roles the regions and...
There was an early morning explosion at Muna Garage along Maiduguri Ngamboru Ngala Road, Borno State. Emergency Response Team (ERT) and Nigerian Troops have moved to the scene. Eight people have been confirmed dead while fifteen injured victims have been taken to hospitals within Maiduguri metropolis. The spokesperson of National Emergency Management...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has assured of the Federal Government's readiness to launch the Digital Switch Over (DSO) in broadcasting in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, by the end of 2016. The Minister gave the assurance in Abuja on Tuesday after a guided facility...
HRH The Princess Royal, Princess Anne will represent the UK at Botswana’s 50th anniversary celebration during a three-day official visit from 28 to 30 September. This was contained in a statement issued by the British High Commission, Botswana The visit will be The Princess Royal’s fourth official visit to Botswana,...
A group of Christians in Nigeria led by National Christian Elders Forum have condemned the extension of public holiday by the Federal Government over the non-sighting of the moon during the just-concluded Eid-el-Kabir celebration by the Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Sa’ad...
Flamboyant Senator and civil rights activist representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, has added two feathers to his cap with the conferment of two chieftaincy titles on him in Kogi and Osun States this weekend. This brings to 22 the number of chieftaincy titles which have been conferred on the Senator,...
A national media intervention programme to give salience to the role of families in nation building is the theme of a dialogue session convened for  Friday, June 17th 2016 at the conference hall of the Institute of Directors, 53 Glover Road, Ikoyi Lagos. Former Nigerian High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Dr Christopher Kolade will declare...
A 44-year-old businesswoman, Adenike Rodoye, had lost her 20-year-old marriage to her husband, Durojaiye, because she was always tearing his boxers so as to rape him. “My wife has turned my boxers to rags as she always tears them to rape me,” Durojaiye told an Igando Customary Court in Lagos...
Following the announcement on Sunday by the Sultan of Sokoto and President of the Nigeria Supreme Council For Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Saad Abubakar 111 of the sighting of the moon of Ramadan in several locations in Nigeria and commencement of the Ramadan fast on Monday, 6th June, 2016, the...
Etisalat has announced its call for entries to the 2016 edition of the Pan-African Prize, Etisalat Prize for Literature (http://Prize.Etisalat.com.ng). This is coming just a few months after the Democratic Republic of Congo's Fiston Mwanza Mujila won the 2015 edition of the Prize with his first novel, Tram 83. Chief...
Edo State Government has withdrawn a letter earlier issued on the Oba of Benin, saying it was issued in error. This makes the second gaffe by the Oshiomole led government with the first coming with errors on the obsequies of the Oba of Benin. In a retraction signed by the...
Fans of Nigeria’s famous hip-hop star and singer, Seyi Shay, have congratulated the star on her new endorsement deal with the Middle Eastern telecommunications company, Samsson Group. The star was made the official brand ambassador at the Samsson headquarters in Lagos, on Wednesday and has also been signed as the...
Nigerians and fans of the popular Rivers State comedian, Mike Ogbolosingha, on Tuesday in Abuja expressed concern over the kidnap of the celebrity’s wife, Mrs Chime Mike Ogbolosingha, and called for her release. According to the comedian, his wife was kidnapped on Sunday in Obio Akpor Local Government Area of...