Majek Fashek Dies In His Sleep At 57 In New York

Majek Fashek Dies In His Sleep At 57 In New York

Singer and performer, Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly known as Majek Fashek is late. Majek, who toured the world with the sound of African reggae with hits such as the ‘Prisoner of Conscience’ and ‘Send Down the Rain’, died in his sleep in New York, his manager Omenka Uzoma confirmed. “He’s done a lot for Nigeria and […]

Aide leaks conversation between Sanwo-Olu and Hamzat on Lagos projects

Aide leaks conversation between Sanwo-Olu and Hamzat on Lagos projects

This conversation took place at the Babajide Sanwo-Olu campaign office, a 3-storey building on Awolowo Road, Ikoyi on Tuesday, December 18, 2018. The discussion was between Dr. Obafemi Hamzat and Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The latter’s office was about three doors away from the former’s who had just returned from an outing. It was a sunny […]

Spurs star Alli survives ‘horrible’ knifepoint burglary

Spurs star Alli survives ‘horrible’ knifepoint burglary

Knife-carrying burglars broke into Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli’s home in London early Wednesday, the England playmaker escaping serious injury after being hit in a scuffle with the robbers. Alli, 24, has been in isolation at his house with his brother, their partners and a close friend, the Daily Mail reported, ahead of Tottenham resuming training. […]

Prostitute pushes customer to death from hotel window

Prostitute pushes customer to death from hotel window

The Ghanaian police have arrested eleven sex workers in connection with the death of their customer who was allegedly pushed from the window of a hotel. In the incident which occurred on Sunday, May 10, 2020, at Asafo in the Kumasi metropolis of the Ashanti Region in Ghana, the yet-to-be-identified man who is believed to […]

Burundi expels WHO representative

Burundi expels WHO representative

Burundi is expelling its national head of the World Health Organisation at a time when politicians are pressing ahead with large election rallies despite warnings against mass gatherings. The government confirmed on Thursday (May 14) that a letter had been sent to WHO country head Walter Kazadi Mulombo and three aides ordering them out by […]

Defending the indefensible

Defending the indefensible

Bisi Adeleye-Fayemi I was having a conversation with a group of male and female middle-aged professionals recently. One of the men in the group said that feminists like me are always quick to jump to the defence of women, even when they are in the wrong. He said that while he is against any kind […]

COVID 19: Your Criticism Of Palliatives Insensitive, Ekiti CNPP Tells PDP 

COVID 19: Your Criticism Of Palliatives Insensitive, Ekiti CNPP Tells PDP 

The Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) in Ekiti State has carpeted the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) over its criticism of the state government’s handling of palliatives to the residents to tackle the effects of lockdown occasioned by the spread of coronavirus pandemic. The group said it is an irresponsible opposition politicking to condemn, outright, […]

APC group carpets Arowosoge, over attack on party leaders

APC group carpets Arowosoge, over attack on party leaders

..describes him as insipid  and a bird of passage An  Ekiti APC group, the  Ekiti Positive Force  has lashed at a former member of the House of Representatives, Dr Ifeoluwa Arowosoge for what it described as his insensitivity to the plight of the people of the state. The front line group also claimed that the […]

Russia has not passed the peak of epidemic yet – Putin

Russia has not passed the peak of epidemic yet – Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday (April 17) that Russia has not passed the peak of coronavirus outbreak yet, as he discussed the situation with federal and regional officials via video-link from his residence in Novo-Ogaryovo. Putin announced that two new hospitals for patients with coronavirus opened their doors today – a military medical […]

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