• White House unveils the Obamas’ last holiday decorations (Photos)

    White House unveils the Obamas’ last holiday decorations (Photos)

    This year’s decorations at the White House have the theme “The Gift of the Holidays.” It will be the 44th US President, Barack Obama and his family’s last Christmas at the White House in Washington, DC.

    This year’s decorations at the White House have the theme “The Gift of the Holidays.” It will be the 44th US President, Barack Obama and his family’s last Christmas at the White House in Washington,

  • Ooni of Ife Unveils the Tallest Statue in Nigeria, the ‘Moremi Statue of Liberty’ in Ile-Ife (Photos)

    Ooni of Ife Unveils the Tallest Statue in Nigeria, the ‘Moremi Statue of Liberty’ in Ile-Ife (Photos)

    Ooni of Ife has unveiled the tallest statue in Nigeria, the Moremi Statue of Liberty, located in Ile-Ife, Osun State.

    Influential Yoruba monarch, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi, has unveiled the tallest statue in Nigeria, the third tallest in Africa.

    The Moremi statue of liberty which is a 42 feet tall statue with 30 risers, was constructed right on the spot where Moremi lived several centuries ago.

    According to Stans Mukoro who shared the photos on social media, the statue […]

  • Buhari unveils economic recovery plan in December

    Buhari unveils economic recovery plan in December

    Following two days of brainstorming in Abuja, various teams drawn from the public and private sector have concluded work on various aspects of a new and comprehensive economic blueprint for Nigeria.

    Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udo Udoma whose ministry organized the retreat stated that contrary to critics’ misleading opinion that the federal government lacks an economic programme, President Muhammadu Buhari had laid out one in his 2016 Budget speech.

    According to the minister, the president’s economic vision, the Strategic […]

  • Governor Ambode unveils ‘Code Lagos’ Computer Programming Policy

    Governor Ambode unveils ‘Code Lagos’ Computer Programming Policy

    As parts of the efforts to meet the 21st century technology requirement for development in Lagos, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode today unveiled “Code Lagos” computer programming initiative.

    Speaking at the event, the Deputy Governor, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule, who represented the Governor, stated that the primary aim of the initiative “is to meet the growing demand for technical skills” so as to develop a workforce that would speak a universal digital language and provide solutions to myriad of socio-economic problems confronting the […]

  • JAMB unveils new payment plan for 2017 UTME

    JAMB unveils new payment plan for 2017 UTME

    It was gathered that the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board says it will adopt “pin vending” for the 2017 UTME test, advising intending candidates to get familiar with the new approach.

    Dr. Fabian Benjamin, the board’s Head of Media and Information, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday in Lagos that JAMB would no longer use scratch cards.

    Benjamin said: “Candidates, wishing to sit for the 2017 examination, should start getting themselves familiar with the newly adopted process of pin vending […]

  • CBN unveils guidelines for granting liquid asset status to Sukuk

    CBN unveils guidelines for granting liquid asset status to Sukuk

    In a related development, in view of the need to foster financial system and economic growth and development, as well as complement the efforts of government at various levels, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday unveiled the guidelines for granting liquid asset status to Sukuk Instruments issued by state governments.

    The central bank stated in the document listed on its website, that the move was to enhance the diversification of sources of funding for development at the sub-national levels.

    Consequently, members […]

  • FG unveils strategy on ease of doing business

    FG unveils strategy on ease of doing business

    According to reports, the Federal Government is set to establish a council to address issues associated with the ease of doing business in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari has said.

    Disclosing this yesterday at the 11th Abuja International Trade Fair holding in Abuja, Buhari said the proposed Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC), would help to review and remove all encumbrances to trade.

    PEBEC would also enforce simplification as well as streamlining the export, import documentation and procedures leveraging on technology with […]

  • Woman Famed for Having the Biggest Bum in Africa Finally Unveils ‘Everything’ (Photos)

    Woman Famed for Having the Biggest Bum in Africa Finally Unveils ‘Everything’ (Photos)

    Nice Eudoxie Yao who was tentatively voted as the woman with the biggest bum in Africa by social media users has finally bowed to the inquisitiveness of her fans by unveiling her entire assets in a bikini outfit.

    Nice Eudoxie Yao, an Ivorien socialite famed for her monstrous physical endowments, Nigerians have questioned the originality of her bum and breasts.

    Her pictures have also flooded several blog sites leading to massive followership on Instagram.

    This has also attracted […]

  • President Mugabe unveils giant statue of himself, unimpressed Zimbabweans mocks it on Twitter

    President Mugabe unveils giant statue of himself, unimpressed Zimbabweans mocks it on Twitter

    President Robert Mugabe unveiled the statue at his official residence in Harare last Friday and Zimbabweans were not impressed.

    The statue, made by a famous Zimbabwean sculptor was widely criticized on social media, with people questioning the sculptor’s motives. Some even suggested it was a reaction to being forced to make the status while many attacked the sculptor accusing him of a poor job.

    However, Dominic Benhura insisted his statue of the President was not […]

  • Goodnews as Modelling Agency Unveils Huge Plans for Olajumoke Orisaguna

    Goodnews as Modelling Agency Unveils Huge Plans for Olajumoke Orisaguna

    A total turnaround is coming the way of popular bread-seller turned model, olajumoke and her husband, according to reports.

    Great things are coming the way of bread-seller turned celebrity, Olajumoke Orisaguna as her husband is about to witness a significant turn around, according to Encomium Magazine.

    It has been reported that Sunday Orisaguna, husband to Olajumoke has resumed work and is doing fine.

    The mother of two girls is still schooling at Poise Nigeria, where she is learning Etiquette, Social Graces and Grooming […]

  • MTN unveils Osuofia, Saka others as brand ambassadors

    MTN unveils Osuofia, Saka others as brand ambassadors

    MTN Nigeria on Thursday announced Nkem Owoh, popularly known as Osuofia, and nine other artistes as its 2016/2017 brand ambassadors.

    The firm’s General Manager of Consumer Marketing, Mr Richard Iweanoge, listed the other nine as Saka, (Hafiz Oyetoro); Nedu (Steve Onu); Adamu Zango Praiz (Praise Adejo); Iyanya (Iyanya Mbuk); Chidinma (Chidinma Ekile); Falz (Folarin Falana); Tekno Miles (Augustine Kelechi) and Skales (Raoul Njeng-Njeng).

    Iweanoge said this was in line with the company’s commitment to support Nigerian musicians by providing alternative platforms for […]