You can only succeed in Nollywood if you’re a prostitute – Pascal Atuma

Nollywood producer and screenwriter, Pascal Atuma, on Friday said that one has to be “a prostitute or semi-prostitute” to be successful in the Nigerian movie industry. The screenwriter, who was speaking in an interview with TheCable, said that Nollywood is “controlled by pimps”. He further advised upcoming actors and filmmakers not to be deceived by […]

Patoranking laments, calls out FG over poor electricity

Nigerian reggae singer, Patoranking has lamented and called out to Nigerian government over the state of electricity in the country. The singer on his Twitter page called on the Nigerian government to put an end to the blackout in various parts of the country. He expressed worry about efforts by the government to provide steady […]

Lagos doctor slaps, flogs nurse, asks her to kneel in hospital

A doctor in the Lekki area of Lagos State, Emmanuel Okolo, has been accused of flogging a nurse, Dorcas Adeyera and asking her to kneel down. This happened at the Awoyaya Hospital and Maternity Centre , Ibeju Lekki. According to Punch, Okolo and Adeyera’s misunderstanding started during treatment of a patient rushed into the medical […]

Man sets neighbour ablaze in Niger

The Niger State Police command has arrested one Baba Mohammed from Edo Baba village in the Lavum Local Government Area of the state for allegedly setting his neighbour ablaze. The 45-year-old man reportedly killed Usman Tetengi for wooing his fiancée. It was gathered that the suspect had warned the victim to stop courting the woman […]

World Cup 2018: Ronaldo scoring cheap goals, Messi playing in a broken team – Fabregas

Chelsea midfielder, Cesc Fabregas, has played down Cristiano Ronaldo’s contribution at the 2018 World Cup and insists Argentina’s struggles are not all Lionel Messi’s fault. Writing in a column for BBC Sport, Fabregas, who was left out of Spain’s squad for the tournament, said that Ronaldo’s four goals in two games, including a hat trick […]

Buhari should deal with you, security chiefs – Gov Yari replies Dambazau

Governor Abdullaziz Yari of Zamfara State, has responded to a comment against his government by the Minister of Interior, Lt General Abdurrahaman Danbazau (rtd), that poor governance is responsible for the persistent insecurity in the state. Yari, in a strong-worded statement on Friday through his spokesman, Mal Ibrahim Dosara, urged President Muammadu Buhari to hold […]

2019: Atiku storms PDP HQ, demands fair presidential primaries

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar Friday stormed the national secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) demanding transparent presidential primaries ahead of the 2019 general elections. ‎Atiku visited the party’s headquarters to inform the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party of his intention to fulfill his obligations to the party whether or not he […]

Police arrest three INEC staff allegedly with 4000 PVCs in Delta

The Delta State police command has said that it arrested three persons in Warri metropolis with four thousand Permanent Voters Cards, (PVCS) On Thursday night. The Police commissioner in the state, Mr Mustafa Muhammad who confirmed this to DAILY POST in Asaba on Friday, said the suspects were discovered to be INEC staff attached to […]