ncontrollable tears, anguish and curses characterised the burial, yesterday, of the remains of the late Ugochukwu Chukwudi Ozuah, the groom who shot dead in Lagos five days after his wedding, in his country home, Mgbakwu, in Awka North Local Government Area of
Daily Archives: October 27, 2012
It was no garden-variety literary festival by any standard. The 2012 Garden City Literary Festival, which ended on Saturday, October 20, once again, rekindled hope for the Nigerian book industry and reading culture with a series of weeklong activities featuring symposium and seminars on women literature,
Taraba State Governor, Dambaba Suntai was the last person rescued from the crashed Cessna 208 aircraft he piloted. An official of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), who participated in the Search and Rescue operations, said the governor was
As Governor Olusegun Mimiko savours the happiness that came with his victory in last Saturday’s governorship election in Ondo State, an Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) House of Representatives candidate in Akoko South West Federal Constituency,
Sixteen people died in a motor accident, which occurred at Osin River, a suburb of Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. The incident involved a trailer loaded with bags of beans coming from the North and an 18-seater commuter bus.
Two Anambra State businessmen and political heavyweights, Senator Andy Uba and Prince Arthur Eze are now at war over two property said to belong to one Major Emmanuel Okwuosa also from the State. An Enugu State High Court had ordered that the said property
Honourable Godfrey Gaiya is excited that Nigeria qualified for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations billed for South Africa. But the chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Sports is not persuaded by the Super Eagles’ recent 6-1 drubbing of the Lone Star of Liberia at the U. J. Esuene Stadium in Calabar.
“Keep together in your family, brothers and sisters remind us of history; brothers and sisters hold the key to your heart. Don’t forget your family is one!” What would you call a party of Nigerian actors, actresses, directors and producers, entertainment writers and journalists if not family? It was a family of Nollywood big guys and babes – crème-de-la
The celebration of Eid-el-Kabir turned bloody in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital yesterday when a violent clash erupted at the residence of Aare Musulumi of Yorubaland, Alhaji AbdulAzeez Arisekola between members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers