Politics

Edo 2020: Ize-Iyamu Loses Own LGA To Obaseki

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress candidate, Osagie Ize-Iyamu lost his local government to governor Godwin Obaseki of the People’s Democratic Party. According to the result declared by the local government returning officer, Obaseki polled 13,445 votes to defeat Ize-Iyamu who scored 10,458 votes. Obaseki defeated Ize-Iyamu with a margin of 2,287 votes […]

2023: Abia governor tasks PDP excos to ensure total victory

The governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has tasked the executive members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Abia North Senatorial District to brace up and ensure that they bring back the fortunes of PDP in the zone and State at large. Newsmen report that unlike in previous elections conducted in the state, […]

Entertainment

Bollywood star Aamir Khan under fire over China, Turkey links

Muslim Bollywood star Aamir Khan has long been a hate figure for India’s Hindu far-right, but now they have a new line of attack – his massive popularity in China. Khan, 55, is a brand ambassador for Chinese smartphone maker Vivo, and is also major draw on the mainland with films such as “Dangal” (2016). […]

Cleric urges FG to ban BBNaija reality show

Ven. Ifeanyi Akunna, Vicar of Anglican Church of the Epiphany, Abuja has called on the Federal Government to ban Big Brother Nigeria (BBNaija) reality show and other similar programmes in the country. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that BBNaija is a reality show in which contestants live in an isolated house for a […]

ANA to celebrate Soyinka’s The Man Died at 50

The Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) says it is putting finishing touches to arrangements to organize an epic international conference to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Wole Soyinka’s THE MAN DIED. The Conference with the theme, Literature in the Cause of Governance—50 Years After Wole Soyinka’s, The Man Died, will be supervised by an Organising […]