Channels news Report – The Lagos State Government on Thursday said it has recalled all the 788 doctors sacked earlier this month for allegedly participating on what it termed illegal strike action. The government’s decision to recall the sacked doctors was disclosed by Hakeem Bello, the Special Adviser on Media and Continue Reading
A “serpent-handling” West Virginia pastor died after his rattlesnake bit him during a church ritual, just as the man had apparently watched a snake kill his father years before. Pentecostal pastor Mark Wolford, 44, hosted an outdoor service at the Panther Wildlife Management Area in West Virginia Sunday, which he touted on his Facebook page Continue Reading
The late professor Sofoluwe today is being buried at the ikoyi cemetery. President Goodluck Jonathan is also in Lagos to attend the ceremony. May his soul rest in peace.
Prof. Wole Soyinka Wrote. This is one gift horse which, contrary to traditional saying, must be inspected thoroughly in the mouth. Primary from all of us must be a plea to the MKO Abiola family not to misconstrue the protests against the naming of the University of Lagos after Continue Reading
Sele Eradiri, the Nigeria Television Authority broadcaster who featured on a weekly popular program “Newsline” is dead. Ms. Eradiri died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital early yesterday according to former colleagues. A former colleague who did not want to be named told Saharareporters that Eradiri had been laying sick at Continue Reading
“What I want to say to President Jonathan is that what we can do to honour the heroes past is to make sure that they do not die in vain. Nigerian people are still poor, majority of them are poor today, even more so than in 1993 when he (MKO Continue Reading
Students of Moshood Abiola University, Lagos (MAULAG) formally known as University of Lagos (UNILAG) have been seen protesting against the new change of name of the university that was announced by the Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan in his Democracy Day speech. According to Mr. President: After very careful consideration, and in honour of Chief M.K.O. Abiola’s Continue Reading
On Friday May 25th around 3pm, Civilian militias loyal to President Bashar Assad of Syria stormed the province of Homs, in the Syrian town of Houla, and went from house to house murdering entire families one by one. They’d kill the mothers first, tie up the children, and make the fathers Continue Reading
President Goodluck Jonathan has renamed University of Lagos (UNILAG) after the late Chief M.K.O Abiola. The former University of Lagos is now to be known and called Moshood Abiola University, Lagos (MAUL). The Nigerian president announced the decision in his Democracy Day broadcast on Tuesday morning, 29th May, 2012.
Some days ago, Jenifa (Funke Akindele), now Mrs. Almaroof shook the whole city of Ayetoro with her Nikah ceremony to Alhaji Kenny Almaroof. Today, the 26th of May, 2012, she did her engagement and church wedding. One of Nigeria’s most beloved actresses, Akindele has also debunked the rumour that she Continue Reading
A beauty therapist, 25, has claimed to have slept with 5,000 men in just nine years – or 3,285 days. Nikki Lee also boasts about having a ‘personal best’ of four men in one night and she claims she has never had sex with the same conquest twice. In an Continue Reading
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has confirmed the death of Edwin Ozoani, 34, a commercial bus driver, who died after a wrap of cocaine he ingested burst in his stomach. Mitchell Ofoyeju, the NDLEA Head of Public Affairs, said the deceased, who returned from Brazil on-board a South Continue Reading
In 2002, when she was just 15, Wanetta Gibson, told police that NFL hopeful Brian Banks dragged her across their school campus and raped her. Brian was arrested, tried and locked up. He spent more than five years in prison and another five years on parole. He had to register Continue Reading
“I am a proud Muslim. I’ve been to the holy pilgrimage almost every year. My father was a prominent Islamic scholar from Ikenne-Remo in Ogun State. I can never marry a second wife. I have searched everywhere in the Holy Koran, I have not seen where it is written that a Muslim Continue Reading
The Lagos State Police Command has apprehended 11 armed robbery suspectsincluding five workers of Guaranty Trust Bank. One of the workers, a senior marketing executive of the bank’s branch in Gbagada, is currently being interrogated by detectives at the state’s Special Anti-Robbery Squad. According to reports made available to PUNCH Metro, the senior marketing executive allegedly conspired Continue Reading