Daily Archives: October 27, 2012

Literary Review worldbook

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,

COVER accident

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.

COVER andy uba

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

Sports Caf-logo-new

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.

Entertainment duker

“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


Following alleged land tussle between Okha and Uroho communities in Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State, unidentified gunmen suspected to be from Uroho village, Thursday attacked Okha village,

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