COVID-19: Air Peace confirms termination of pilots’ appointments

…Says decision painful The management of Air Peace has confirmed the termination of pilots in its employ, saying it had to make the painful decision due to the devastating effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on its operations and finances.  There were reports that Nigeria’s largest carrier terminated the employment of 69 of its pilots and other workers in its employ but the airline said the … Continue reading COVID-19: Air Peace confirms termination of pilots’ appointments

Lagos Set to hold Two-Day Virtual Sallah Celebrations with A-List Musicians, Comedians

Some A-list Musicians and Comedians including Kenny Black, Gbenga Adeyinka, Omobaba, Small Doctor, Humblesmith, as well as some popular Islamic musicians such as Alawiye and Iya ‘N Ghana, among several others, have been slated to entertain Lagosians during the forthcoming Ileya Celebrations. The event, which is an initiative of the Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture, has been designed to provide virtual entertainment … Continue reading Lagos Set to hold Two-Day Virtual Sallah Celebrations with A-List Musicians, Comedians

Dbanj: Why we cannot continue investigations on alleged rape – Police

The police force headquarters in Abuja has given reasons as to why it discontinued with investigations into the alleged case of rape against popular musician Oladapo   Daniel Oyebanjo by Miss Seyitan Temidayo Babatayo. It said investigations conducted by detectives assigned with the matter yielded no positive result. According to the police, the detectives who worked round the clock, visited the hotel in Lagos, where the alleged … Continue reading Dbanj: Why we cannot continue investigations on alleged rape – Police

Benjamin Keough, the grandson of Elvis Presley, dies at 27

Elvis Presley’s grandson Benjamin Keough has died, a representative for his mother, Lisa Marie Presley, said. He was 27. Keough died in Calabasas, California, Roger Widynowski told CNN Sunday. The representative said he did not have further details on the circumstances of Keough’s death, including the date. Presley is “entirely heartbroken, inconsolable and beyond devastated,” Widynowski said in a statement, “but trying to stay strong … Continue reading Benjamin Keough, the grandson of Elvis Presley, dies at 27

Lagos Digital Party: More Musicians to Collaborate with Govt

… Event Rescheduled, New Date To Be Announced The Lagos Digital Party, an initiative of the Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts, and Culture earlier scheduled to hold this Friday, 10th July 2020, has been postponed to a date that will be announced later. The Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Pharmacist (Mrs.) Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf, who announced the postponement on Thursday, said that the decision … Continue reading Lagos Digital Party: More Musicians to Collaborate with Govt

Kebbi Police arrest 10 suspects for allegedly rapping 7 minors, sodomising 3yrs boy

The Kebbi State Police Command has arrested seven suspects for allegedly raping minors various towns of the state and  Sodomite for defiling an 8 years old boy. Commissioner of Police in the State, Mr. Agunbiade Oluyemi Lasore who confirmed this on Tuesday while briefing newsmen on the achievements of his Command from May to June 2020, disclosed that the suspected rapists perpetrated their nefarious acts … Continue reading Kebbi Police arrest 10 suspects for allegedly rapping 7 minors, sodomising 3yrs boy

Kanye West announces he’s running for president

…The controversial rapper will have to defeat friend Donald Trump. It’s unclear whether he’s consulted with his friend Donald Trump, but rapper Kanye West has announced he’s ready to unseat the Republican president. “We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision, and building our future,” West wrote on Twitter Saturday evening. “I am running for president of the United States! #2020VISION” ye … Continue reading Kanye West announces he’s running for president

Tourism Ministry set to Hold First Digital Party with DJ Jimmy Jatt

… To Offer Free Data Subscription for Participants Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts, and Culture has concluded plans to hold its first entertainment show since the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic in the State as part of creative innovations being considered by the Ministry in the face of the pandemic. The Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat AkinbiIe-Yusuf, who made the disclosure, said … Continue reading Tourism Ministry set to Hold First Digital Party with DJ Jimmy Jatt

Read what Michelle Obama said about Beyonce at the BET Awards 2020

Michelle Obama honored Beyoncé with the Humanitarian Award at the 2020 BET Awards on Sunday. In her intro, Obama noted that Beyoncé’s talent is matched by her philanthropy. “Ever since she was a little girl in Houston, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter has been lighting up stages and gracing the world with her talent, with her generosity of spirit, and with her love for her community,” Obama said. “You … Continue reading Read what Michelle Obama said about Beyonce at the BET Awards 2020

BET Awards 2020: See who won at the BET Awards

The BET Awards, which honor Black excellence in entertainment and sports, were presented Sunday. A full list of nominees follows below. Album of the Year “Cuz I Love You,” Lizzo “Fever,” Megan Thee Stallion “Homecoming: The Live Album,” Beyoncé “I Used to Know Her,” H.E.R. “Kirk, “DaBaby “Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial,” Roddy Ricch *WINNER Best Female R&B/Pop Artist Beyoncé H.E.R. Jhene Aiko Kehlani Lizzo *WINNER … Continue reading BET Awards 2020: See who won at the BET Awards