Featured Notes Owei Lakemfa United Kingdom World

Elizabeth II to Charles III: The sun continues setting on England

Reading Time: 5 minutes As a child growing up on Lagos Island, I frequently walked through the Race Course to school. The premises of the old House of Representatives building was in that complex. Sitting outside in a regal flowing gown was the huge bronze statue of Queen Elizabeth II. Sculptured by Nigerian artist, Ben Chukwukadibia  Enwonwu, it was Read More…

Education Industrial Action Legal Nigeria Top Story

ASUU dragged to Industrial Court by FG to end strike

Reading Time: 2 minutes All efforts to resolve their differences outside of a court action having come to nought between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities (ASUU), both parties are now in court. On Monday the Federal government urged the National Industrial Court to order the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to call Read More…

Obituary Top Story United Kingdom World

King Charles III pays tribute to his ‘darling mama’ in first address

Reading Time: 2 minutes “Queen Elizabeth’s was a life well lived,” King Charles III said, as he renewed his “darling Mama’s” promise of lifelong service. In an emotional first address to the nation, he praised her warmth, humour and ability to see the best in people. Prince William and Catherine will become Prince and Princess of Wales, he said, Read More…

Nigeria Obituary Top Story World

Buhari expresses sadness over demise of Queen Elizabeth of England

Reading Time: < 1 minutes President Muhammadu Buhari says he received with immense sadness news of the passing of Queen Elizabeth ll of the United Kingdom. The Nigerian leader made his feelings known in a condolence message issued by his spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu, on Thursday in Abuja. He said: ”My family and I, and the more than 200 million Read More…

Top Story United Kingdom World

Queen Elizabeth II has died, Buckingham Palace announces

Reading Time: 4 minutes Queen Elizabeth II, the UK’s longest-serving monarch, has died at Balmoral aged 96, after reigning for 70 years. Her son King Charles III said the death of his beloved mother was a “moment of great sadness” for him and his family and that her loss would be “deeply felt” around the world. Senior royals had Read More…

Family & Kids Featured Life Society

What gender is your child – Binary or Non-Binary?

Reading Time: 10 minutes Recently, my boss sent me a video clip made by Nigeria’s popular Nollywood actor cum philanthropist, Williams Uchemba where he called the attention of parents to something he said is becoming a norm in schools, especially in the western world. According to him, most teachers in some schools abandon the job they were employed to Read More…

Celebrity Entertainment Music & Nightlife

“I got the best birthday gift ever” – Mercy Chinwo

Reading Time: < 1 minutes By Ugoma Johnson Nigeria’s illustrious gospel singer, Mercy Chinwo, now Mrs. Mercy Blessed celebrated her 31st birthday, on Monday with a car gift from her husband. To make the day special, her husband, Pastor Blessed bought her a new Land Cruiser car. Recall that the singer and her clergy husband walked down the aisle a Read More…

Boxing Sports Top Story

Tyson Fury makes Anthony Joshua surprise offer to fight him this year

Reading Time: < 1 minutes ‘Let me know if you’re interested,’ Fury tells AJ Tyson Fury has called out Anthony Joshua for a “battle of Britain” since Oleksandr Usyk is not expected to be able to fight an undisputed heavyweight championship fight with Fury this year Fury took to social media to challenge Anthony Joshua to a fight for his Read More…

Entertainment Music & Nightlife Top Story

Asa agrees to a collabo with Brymo

Reading Time: 2 minutes On Aug 31, Brymo tweeted ” in a cry for help” that he would love to work with the award-winning performer Asa, and to his utmost surprise, three hours later, she agreed to the collaboration. Responding elatedly, he tweeted: “Yes!!.. 💚💚💚” Ọláwálé Ibrahim Ashimi, stage name Brymo, a Yoruba and English singer, songwriter, author and Read More…