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Physical Planning Ministry removes 200 shanties from Opebi area to maintain planning standards

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Nigerian Tribune. The Lagos State Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development has disclosed that it has removed over 200 shanties located on a property at 1, Kuku Street, Opebi, Ikeja, in a bid to protect the masterplan of the State and restore orderliness to the axis. The Honourable Commissioner for Physical Planning Read More…

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We ferried over 200,000 passengers in 2020 – LAGFERRY

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: NAN. The Managing Director, Lagos Ferry Services (LAGFERRY), Mr Abdoulbaq Balogun, said the service ferried over 200, 000 passengers within 150 days of operations in 2020. Balogun, who made the disclosure in a New Year message to commuters on Sunday, in Lagos, while mapping out LAGFERRY’s operational strategies for 2021, added that the Read More…

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OPEC sees oil outlook for 1st half of 2021 full of downside risks

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: CFP, REUTERS. The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) sees plenty of downside risks for oil markets in the first half of 2021, Mohammad Barkindo, its Secretary-General said on Sunday. Barkindo’s remark is coming a day before meeting allies, led by Russia, to discuss output levels for February. “Amid the hopeful signs, Read More…

Banking Business Featured

First female MD/CEO of Fidelity Bank Onyeali-Ikpe assumes office

Reading Time: 2 minutes Mrs Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe, has formally assumed office as the 4th Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer and first female to occupy the position at Fidelity Bank Plc, effective on Jan. 1. The bank in a statement disclosed that Onyeali-Ikpe took over from Mr Nnamdi Okonkwo, whose contract tenure ended on Dec. 31, 2020, in line Read More…

Entertainment Top Story TV & Film

Box Office: ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Grabs $5.5 Million Domestically, Global Total Tops $118 Million

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni. “Wonder Woman 1984” used its lasso of truth to rope in $5.5 million over the New Year’s holiday. The sequel also ensnared another $10.1 million from overseas markets, bringing its global total to $118.5 million. That’s not a disastrous figure given how much coronavirus has upended the movie business, but it Read More…

Culture & Arts Entertainment Featured

Adam Levine has made up his mind on ever returning to ‘The Voice’

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: ETONLINE, Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images. Adam Levine’s mind is made up when it comes to “The Voice,” the NBC competition show on which he served as a coach from its start until Season 16. The Maroon 5 front man was asked on Instagram if he would return to the show. A fan asked: Read More…

Football Sports Top Story

Umar’s hat-trick inspires Almeria past SD Ponferradina

Reading Time: 2 minutes The former Nigeria youth international found the net thrice as Rojiblancos’ LaLiga promotion chase got a massive boost Sadiq Umar found the net on three occasions as Almeria defeated SD Ponferradina 3-1 in Sunday’s Segunda outing. The former Nigeria U23 star beat goalkeeper Jose Antonio Caro thrice in the first-half as Jose Gomes’ team began Read More…

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Last days of Lampard? Chelsea boss facing fight for his future after Man City mauling

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: AFP, Getty Images. The Blues boss finds his position under debate after a torrid run of results that was capped off by Pep Guardiola’s side’s 3-1 win at Stamford Bridge At the start of December, Chelsea were considered realistic Premier League title contenders after an impressive start to the season. One month on, Read More…