Popular Yoruba actor Ajigijaga dies at 60


  Veteran Yoruba actor, Mufutau Sanni Abdulahi, popularly known as ‘Ajigijaga’ is dead. Sources disclosed that Ajigijaga died on Friday, following complications resulting from injuries he sustained in an earlier motorcycle accident. Born in 1955, Ajigijaga is from Akiale after Wasimi in Abeokuta Ogun State and he started his acting career in 1980. He has since been […]

Pastor Series 5: Dayo Olutayo, Apostle of Favor, Controversial in-law to Bishop Oyedepo.

Pastors Series-Olutayo

By Obinna Akukwe Dayo Olutayo, Senior Pastor of Good Tidings Bible Church International (GTBCI) has displayed traits and unction which qualifies him to be addresses as possessing an apostolic dimension of divine favor. Dayo Olutayo is the controversial in-law to Bishop David Oyedepo, by reason of being the younger brother to Faith Oyedepo, the wife […]

Ebola cure found? Vaccine test records 100 percent success in Guinea

Ebola-Vaccine success

  Worries about the dreaded Ebola virus may be coming to an end as an interim review showed that a vaccine trial in Guinea recorded 100 percent efficacy against the disease. The test led by the World Health Organization (WHO), Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), the Norwegian Institute of Public Health, and the Guinean health authorities indicated that the […]

Zimbabwe requests extradition of Amercian dentist accused of killing Cecil the Lion

Zimbabwe-Cecil the Lion

Authorities in Zimbabwe say the American dentist Walter Palmer who allegedly killed Cecil the lion, should be extradited to the southern African nation to face justice. Addressing a news conference on Friday, Environment Minister Oppah Muchinguri said that the American dentist had financed an illegal hunt by killing Cecil the Lion. “The illegal killing was deliberate…We are appealing to […]

Hope of finding flight MH370 brigthens as investigators send debris to France for testing

Missing MH370-Debris transported to France

After 17 months of finding missing aircraft, hope was rekindled on Wednesday as debris found on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion appears to come from flight MH370. Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak said the debris was being transported to France for tests aimed at determining if it is from the missing Malaysia Airlines flight Boeing 777. […]

Dangote refinery gets $1billion training grant from USTDA

Dangote-USTDA Refinery Grant

The United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has approved a grant of $997.4 million dollars as training support for a smooth take-off of the proposed refinery by the Dangote Group. Speaking during the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Dangote Group and the grantor on Thursday in Lagos, USTDA’s Deputy Director, Ms. Enoh Ebong, said the move was to […]

Nigerian troops rescue 59 hostages from Boko Haram camps

Nigerian-Troops-Rescue 59 people

The Nigerian military on Thursday disclosed that troops have rescued 59 people held hostage by Boko Haram insurgents in Borno State. Deputy Director Army Public Relations, Colonel Tukur Gusau said those freed include, 29 women and 25 children. Gusau stated that several terrorists were killed during an offensive on two jihadist camps in the Konduga district of Borno State on Wednesday. […]

Nigerian Passport ranked 57th most useful in the World

Nigerian Passport-World Value

    Reports indicate that the Nigerian passport is ranked 57th in the world out of 199 indexed passports. This is contained in a Passport Index– the interactive tool recently unveiled by Arton Capital, a financial advisory firm which specialises in procuring multiple citizenships for its clients. “Arton Capital’s assessment bodes well for Nigerians who love to […]