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The Legend of JP Clark

Reading Time: 5 minutes Image Credits: premiumtimes.com, blackacademypress.com, Taiwo Obe/Twitter. By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu The living legend, Emeritus Professor John Pepper Clark-Bekederemo, universally known as JP Clark, passed away in the early hours of Tuesday, October 13, aged 85. Tributes have poured in from across the globe in celebration of the iconic poet, dramatist and folklorist. JP Clark belonged Read More…

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Lagos govt relaxes curfew from Saturday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Lagos State Government on Friday announced the easing of curfew from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24 and Sunday, Oct. 25. Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, announced this on Friday at the Lagos House, Marina, adding that the curfew would likely be reviewed by Monday, Oct. 26. “We have decided Read More…

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Civil society calls on youths to form political parties to win elections

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: ONE Campaign, REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja. A Civil Society Organisation, the Civil Liberties Organisation, has urged youths in the country to form political parties capable of winning the 2023 presidential and other levels of elections. Its Chairman, Mr Ehi Omokhuale, who made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Read More…

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Paul McCartney to release solo album in December

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS. Paul McCartney will release “McCartney III” in December, a new collection of stripped-back songs all written, performed and produced by the ex-Beatle, 50 years after his first solo album. Recorded this year in Sussex in southern England, McCartney III is mostly built from McCartney’s live takes on vocals and guitar or piano, overlaying his Read More…

Featured Football Sports

Bamford scores hat-trick as Leeds United end Aston Villa’s winning start

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: LAURENCE GRIFFITHS/POOL/AFP via Getty Images. Leeds United’s Patrick Bamford scored a superb hat-trick for Aston Villa’s winning start to the season to an abrupt end with a 3-0 away victory in the English Premier League (EPL) on Friday. After an entertaining but goalless first half, Jack Grealish went close to a stunning opener Read More…