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Yiaga faults overbearing influence of governors on council elections

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As voters troop out today in Lagos and Ogun states to elect their local council chairmen and councillors, Yiaga Africa has lamented the over bearing influence of state governors on the grassroots...

Sat Jul 24th, 2021     Read More →

Three students get American Basketball, education scholarship at OBN Academy

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Photo: PEXELS After three months of unveiling the Organised Basketball Network Academy (OBN), Mount Zion Christian Academy in USA has awarded education scholarship worth millions of dollars to...

Sat Jul 24th, 2021     Read More →

UNILAG alumni to offer free cervical, Eye screenings

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Ahead of the yearly public lecture in honour of the late Prof. Adetokunbo Babatunde Sofoluwe, slated for Thursday, July 29, 2021, the University of Lagos (UNILAG) Alumni Association will conduct...

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40 contestants shortlisted for ‘Miss Curvy Africa’ reality TV

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Forty beauty queens from across Africa have been selected out of 5000 entries and 3500 video for the second edition of ‘Miss Curvy Africa’ reality TV show tagged, ‘Our...

Sat Jul 24th, 2021     Read More →

Sean Dampte, Don Crucifixto EP, essence for release July 30

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Don Crucifixto From their days in popular Mile 2, a neighbourhood in Lagos metropolis, the duo of Oluyole Oluwaseun and Tumi Oluyole, better known by their professional monikers — Sean...

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Barzini to host national chess tournament, promotes mental acuity among students

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PHOTO: GOOGLE Nigerian singer and entrepreneur, David ‘Barzini’ Nwobodo is blazing the trail across the sports and entertainment sector, with announcement of the ‘Barzini...

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Odejobi… Opportunities around youths are endless

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Niyi Odejobi Niyi Odejobi is a senior executive in one of the largest multinational organisations in Nigeria. He’s also the Managing Partner of an Ibadan based hospitality company. The...

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Notes on a London heatwave

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According to Alexa, it is currently 28.3 degrees in my kitchen. According to Google, the ideal indoor temperature is 23 degrees. Yes, dear reader, in the UK, we are right in the middle of a...

Sat Jul 24th, 2021     Read More →

Denrele: My style is an expression of individualism mixed with Charm

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Denrele Adenrele Oluwafemi Edun, popularly known as Denrele, is a television host, model, dancer and multi-talented personality. Born in Hamburg, Germany, to a Yoruba father and an...

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Art meets whisky at Glenfiddich’s grande composition series

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It was a night of glitz and glam as the elegance of Lagos was greeted with exclusive experience of a series of artistic collaborations tagged The Grande Composition, as part of Glenfiddich’s...

Sat Jul 24th, 2021     Read More →

NIDEO-Austria condenms ‘attack’ on Super Falcons

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The Nigerians In Diaspora Organization, NIDOE-Austria, has described as ‘misguided’ an attempt by an Austrian-based, self-acclaimed Nigerian to harass and embarrass the Super...

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Nigerian Women in PR Counts down to its Inaugural Reverse Mentorship Workshop for Senior PR Professionals

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LAGOS, Nigeria, 23 July 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Nigerian Women in Public Relations (NGWiPR) has announced its inaugural Reverse Mentorship Workshop, with the theme: Leadership...

Fri Jul 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Lagos LGAs Poll: Police deploy resources, warn against violence

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The Police Command in Lagos State has deployed human and material resources to provide adequate security before, during and after the local government elections scheduled to hold...

Fri Jul 23rd, 2021     Read More →

YIAGA scores LASIEC low on preparations for local council polls

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Due to low mobilization and sensitisation, there might be a low turnout of voters for the Local government elections scheduled for Saturday, civil society organisation, Yiaga Africa said on...

Fri Jul 23rd, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: 40,000 persons receive 2nd jab in Cross River – Commissioner for Health

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[FILES] Ben Ayade. Photo/facebook/SirAyade/Cross River Commissioner for Health, Dr Betta Edu, on Friday said that about 40,000 people had received the second jab of the AstraZeneca COVID-19...

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