Nollywood Actor Dan Nkoloagu Dies at 83

Dan Nkoloagu

A popular Nollywood actor, Dan Nkoloagu, is dead at the age of 83. His son, Dan Nkoloagu Jnr., broke the news on Facebook on Monday. According to him, the movie veteran died on Friday, January 22 after a brief illness. Sharing a photo of his late dad on his hospital bed, Nkoloagu Jnr, wrote: “It was a black Friday for us as my Dad left us without saying goodbye.” Until his death, the late actor had starred in several Nollywood epic movies and series. He is known for his herbalist/chief…

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Federal Government Extends Eased COVID-19 Lockdown

Extends Eased COVID-19 Lockdown

Federal Government Extends Eased COVID-19 Lockdown         The Federal Government has extended the phase three ease of COVID-19 lockdown. Boss Mustapha, Secretary of the Government of the Federation, SGF, has disclosed that the easing of COVID-19 lockdown has been extended by one month. Mustapha, who is the Presidential Task Force, PTF, on COVID-19 disclosed on Monday in Abuja. Speaking during the daily briefing of the committee, the SGF said efforts are on to minimize the challenges of air passengers. He said: “The PTF is improving on the…

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UNILAG to Conduct Non-Physical Post-UTME Test

Non-Physical Post-UTME Test

UNILAG to Conduct Non-Physical Post-UTME Test         The Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, has appealed to public-spirited Nigerians to assist indigent candidates to get tablets, as the university gets set for a non-physical Post-UTME test. Ogundipe made the appeal during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Lagos. According to him, in the face of the resurgence of Novel Coronavirus pandemic, all academic activities of the institution, including examinations, will be online. ”We are to conduct our post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination…

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COVID-19: We Don’t Need to Vaccinate 20 Million Lagos Residents – Sanwo-Olu

Vaccinate 20 Million Lagos Residents

COVID-19: We Don’t Need to Vaccinate 20 Million Lagos Residents – Sanwo-Olu         Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said that his administration does not need to vaccinate over 20 million residents of the state against the deadly COVID-19. He disclosed this during an interview on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics, adding that the state government is engaging some companies in the production of COVID-19 vaccines for residents of the state. “It is important for me to make this. We don’t have to vaccinate the 20 or 22 million…

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Adekunle Ajasin University Shut Indefinitely Over Accident Caused by Dangote Truck

Adekunle Ajasin University

Adekunle Ajasin University Shut Indefinitely Over Accident Caused by Dangote Truck         The management of Adekunle Ajasin University ( AAUA) Akungba Akoko has ordered the immediate shut down of the institution until further notice. The indefinite closure of the school was coming about 24 hours after an accident caused by a truck belonging to Dangote Group claimed the lives of some students of the institution. In a statement issued on Sunday by the university’s acting Registrar, Opeoluwa Akinfemiwa, students were asked to vacate the campus today. The…

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Disregard Reports of Detention of 344 Students in Enugu School, it’s  Fake News – AMCON

Detention Of 344 Students In Enugu

Disregard Reports of Detention of 344 Students in Enugu School, it’s  Fake News – AMCON Media reports, which claimed that the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has detained 344 female students of Providence High School, located on Independence Layout in Enugu, Enugu State is fake news according to a statement AMCON released at the weekend. The release, which was signed by Jude Nwauzor, Head, Corporate Communications Department of AMCON said, “It is unfortunate how some media establishments allowed the publication of unsubstantiated report that totally spewed mischief and half…

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Season Finale! The End of Paradise February 2021 Teasers

The End of Paradise February 2021

Season Finale! The End of Paradise February 2021 Teasers         The season finale of the telenovela, The End of Paradise comes up on Saturday, February 13. Then, season 2 of Close Enemies replaces The End of Paradise from Monday, February 15 at 22h00. Below are the season finale teasers. Monday 1 February 2021 Yesica, pretending to be Valeria, tells Albeiro that she will help him rescue his son. Moncho asks Mariana to leave the business and have a child. Tuesday 2 February 2021 Moncho and Mariana are…

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Insecurity: Nigerian Police Launch ‘Rescue Me App’

Rescue Me app

Insecurity: Nigerian Police Launch ‘Rescue Me App’         The Nigerian Police has deployed technology towards handling insecurity in the country with the launch of its “Rescue Me app.” The app would aid the timely arrival of police officers to crime scene anywhere in the country. Jigawa State Police commissioner, Usman Gonna said that the app was developed to tackle insecurity through technology. The Police CP said the application would improve the response time of police officers to emergency situations in real-time as the application uses internet services…

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APC Postpones Membership Registration

APC Postpones Membership Registration

APC Postpones Membership Registration         The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced the postponement of the proposed nationwide membership registration and revalidation exercise slated to hold on Monday. This was contained in a statement signed by the Secretary of the Caretaker/National Convention Planning Committee of the party, Senator John Akpanudoedehe in Abuja, on Saturday. The statement said the exercise has been put on hold till further notice. “We sincerely apologise on the postponement of the proposed All Progressives Congress party registration which was scheduled to take place…

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El-Zakzaky’s Wife on Isolation, COVID-19 Result Not Out Yet – Prisons Comptroller

El-Zakzaky’s Wife On Isolation

El-Zakzaky’s Wife on Isolation, COVID-19 Result Not Out Yet – Prisons Comptroller         The Controller of Kaduna Correctional Service, Ibrahim Maradun has reacted to claim that Zeenah, wife of leader of Islamic Movement of Nigeria Ibrahim El-Zakzaky tested positive for coronavirus in prison. Recall that the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shi’ites, had lamented the continued incarceration of its leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenah Ibrahim, alleging that they may have contracted the deadly COVID-19. IMN also said it was deeply concerned…

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