VIDEO: Lady who slept with dog speaks again

May 5, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The unidentified Lagos girl who in a viral video admitted to have slept with dog for N1.7 million has again released another video. The lady is seen crying in the newly released video, urging viewers to help beg her boyfriend who according to her just broke up with her due to her earlier released video.

Pictures: Traders protest colleague’s death in Lagos

April 27, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Traders in Computer Village, Ikeja the Lagos state capital on Wednesday protested over the killing of fellow trader, Chikere Obieshi by security operative belonging to the Mobile police Unit. The protesters carried placards with different inscriptions demanding justice for their colleague.

VIDEO: Another fire incident wrecks havoc in Lagos

March 22, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The building belonging to the Lagos state Development and Property Corporation (LSDPC), in the Ogba area of Lagos state has been razed by fire on Tuesday morning. The distressed onlookers were said to have called the attention of the Lagos State Fire Service as others made frantic efforts to put out the fire.

Population explosion: Is Abuja the new Lagos?

March 18, 2022 Blueprint 0

The influx of more residents into the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) continues to compound exploding population in the nation’s capital despite government’s boast that it would curb the trend, KEHINDE OSASONA writes. The rising population in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has taken a new dimension with more people trooping into the capital city to seek greener pastures.Once described as Read More

VIDEO: Watch as truck hangs on Ijesha bridge in Lagos

March 17, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

In a video posted on twitter on Wednesday, by the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), showing a truck that is currently hanged on the popular Ijesha bridge in Oshodi area of Lagos. LASTMA, however, advised motorists plying the bridge to be careful. Watch below…

[VIDEO] Murdered lady: BRT driver opens up

March 8, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The driver of the Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) vehicle simply identified as Andrew who carried late Bamise Ayanwole has said he was threatened with weapons to do the bidding of his assailants. According to him, “When those guys showed me the weapons, I was filled with fear. Whatever they told me to do was what I did.”

At N700 per litre, Nigerians groan over biting fuel scarcity

  The lingering scarcity of the Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) otherwise known as  petrol in parts of the country bites harder Tuesday as Nigerians now pay between N600 and N700 for a litre of fuel. Worst hit are residents of Abuja, the nation’s capital city and Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital. Adulterated fuel The  Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority had last week,  said it found Read More

Pictures: 4 dead in Ogun motor crash

January 18, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Four persons have lost their lives in a motor accident along Lagos-Ibadan express way in the Fadiwo area of Ogun state, on Tuesday. The accident which involved a Mazda bus and a Petrol tanker also led to 12 other people injured in the process. While they are currently receiving treatment at a nearby hospital in the area, the Federal road Read More

VIDEO: Lagosians protest over proposed demolition of houses

December 22, 2021 Solomon Arowolo 0

A viral video has captured the moment some aggrieved residents of Magodo Phase 2 Estate in Lagos stormed out of their houses to stand guard at the entrance of the estate to prevent a bulldozer from gaining entrance. According to residents in the video, police earlier visited the estate with a group of “hoodlums” and they “marked virtually all the Read More

The rebirth of the Naval Dockyard

December 16, 2021 Blueprint 0

It shone a bright light through the darkening gloom in a nation that appears to have domesticated bad news. I am talking about the commissioning of 118 ships and boats by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Naval Dockyard, Lagos, on November 29. One of the ships was the NNS Oji, in navy parlance, “a seaward defence boat” locally built by Read More

CAFCC: Enyimba stranded at Casablanca ahead Al Ittihad clash in Tunisia

November 26, 2021 Blueprint 0

Nigeria’s representative at the CAF Confederation Cup, Enyimba International FC, have been left stranded in Morocco’s Casablanca Airport since Thursday after the Tunisian immigration officers refused to allow them board Tunisia flight. The Tunisian officials are demanding that they should produce their Covid-19 vaccination cards before they are granted passage, for their play-off match against Al Ittihad of Lybia on Read More

Groups petition IG, others, over plot to smear Buhari, Emefiele

November 3, 2021 Lekan Shehinde 0

Two groups, Nigeria First Movement and True Nigeria Patriots have raised alarm over plot by some persons, described as impostors using the names of the organizations to smear the name President Muhammadu Buhari and Mr. Godwin Emefiele, the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria.  The groups alleged that faceless persons have set out to use their names and organise protests by Read More

NUJ congratulates NYLF President, Eliot Afiyo, over 2021 personality of the year award

November 3, 2021 Editor 0

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Adamawa state council has extended congratulations to the President Northern Youth Leaders Forum (NYLF) Comrade Eliot Afiyo over the prestigious award of ‘Outstanding Personality of the year 2021’ by New Telegraph Newspapers in Lagos. This was contained in a statement signed by its secretary, Fidelis Jockthan, dated Tuesday November 2, 2021. “The honour done Read More

PGF boss to Ayu: Investigate mismanagement of N30bn mobilised for PDP secretariat

November 1, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and Director General of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) has challenged the new leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) under Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, to investigate the mismanagement of N30 billions mobilised for the construction of its national secretariat. The APC chieftain also commended the opposition party for organising a successful Read More

PDP Convention: South-west stakeholders endorse Oyinlola, Ologunagba

October 29, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

In a last-ditch effort to secure a united front in the national convention to elect national officers of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), stakeholders of the party from the Southwest zone have concluded negotiations on candidates to adopt as consensus options. Sources at the consultative meeting held in Lagos on Wednesday say that the stakeholders have concluded on former Osun Read More

New NIS DG unveils vision for institute

October 28, 2021 Blueprint 0

A new dawn beckons at the National Institute for Sports, Surulere, Lagos with newly appointed Director General, Professor Olawale, A. Moronkola, promising fundamental changes at the foremost sports institute. On the recommendation of the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, President Muhammadu Buhari had appointed the University of Ibadan Scholar on May 5, 2021 but the academician Read More

Breaking: FC Robo are 2021 Flying Officer’s Cup Champions

October 24, 2021 Editor 0

FC Robo have just won 2021 edition of Flying Officer’s Cup after beating Edo Queens 1-0 at the final match. Opeyemi Ajakaiye’s goal in the 26th minute was all FC Robo needed to make the needed difference. After all, the Lagos-based team held on to triumph on Sunday in a competition that lasted for two weeks. Details loading…