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Broadcasters’ Hall of Fame inducts Dokpesi, Izamoje, Craig, others

Reading Time: 2 minutes A second set of broadcasting elite have been inducted into the Broadcasters Hall of Fame. The new batch of inductees to the Broadcasters Hall of Fame was released by the Broadcasters Guild of Nigeria, BGN. In a statement signed by the Chairman of the Guild, Ohi Ojo, the list includes two former Directors General of Read More…

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Cuppy breaks into Cool FM with #AfricaNow radio show 6pm Sunday

Reading Time: < 1 minute Image Credits: Cool FM. Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola, professionally known as DJ Cuppy, will be launching her Apple Music radio show #AfricaNow on Cool FM on Sunday 17th January 2021 at 6pm. Daughter of billionaire father, Femi Otedola, Cuppy, is a Nigerian disc jockey and producer. Aside from her father’s lucred glory, Cuppy has been able Read More…

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Larry King Hospitalized With Coronavirus

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: CNN, Charles Sykes/Invision/AP/Shutterstock. Larry King, 87, has been hospitalized and diagnosed with COVID-19. The longtime talk show host has battled many health issues over the years, including cancer Larry King is battling the coronavirus in a Los Angeles hospital. The 87-year-old former host of CNN’s Larry King Live, who is a cancer survivor Read More…

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Fox News extends streak, sets cable news record in 2020

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ratings for Rupert Murdoch’s Fox News Channel topped all news and basic cable channels for a fifth straight year in 2020, according to Nielsen data released on Tuesday. The network averaged 1.9 million viewers per day and 3.6 million in primetime – record levels for cable news channels – during a news-heavy year marked by Read More…

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#EndSARS: Buhari promises police reform, one protester killed

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Al Jazeera, Kelvin Ossai/Twitter, Comrade Ola Akinyemi. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari promised on Monday that the government would bring police officers responsible for misconduct to justice, after nearly a week of sustained protests against police brutality that were met by a harsh response. Police opened fire with live ammunition on Monday against anti-police Read More…

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30 injured, 23 buildings, 15 vehicles destroyed in Lagos Tanker Explosion

Reading Time: 2 minutes A truck conveying gasoline on Thursday exploded at Iju-Ishaga area of Lagos, destroying several vehicles and injuring scores of passers-by. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) gathered that the gas tanker explosion occurred at about 3.30 p.m. Although no life was lost as at the time of filing this report, 16 people have said to Read More…

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Lagos NAWOJ lauds Sanwo-Olu for palliatives

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ), Lagos State Chapter, has hailed the state government for giving palliatives to its members to cushion the effects of the COVID-19-induced lockdown. The Chairperson of the chapter, Mrs Adeola Ekine, made the commendation in a statement in Lagos on Saturday. She said that the chapter had  received the Read More…