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Lagos unveils construction equipment, begins urban regeneration

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday started the urban regeneration of Ikoyi, Victoria Island and Ikeja G.R.A., with the unveiling of 45 new road construction equipment and commissioning of newly interlocked road in Lekki. An Alausa statement Wednesday signed by…

Toni Kan’s ‘The Carnivorous City’ on CrimeReads’ best new crime novels list

Barely 24 hours after The Carnivorous City by Toni Kan made its American debut on May 15, the prestigious CrimeReads magazine has listed the book as one of the best crime novels around the world for May 2018. Consider this…

Mrs Ambode gifts couple with quintuplets N500,000 monthly allowance

Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, has volunteered a monthly allowance of N500, 000 for the next 12 months to care for quintuplets born to the family of Mr. and Mrs. Augustine Obiefuna of Orile Iganmu,…

African Union, Ghana partner to unveil calendar for AFRIMA 2018

The 2018 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) annual calendar of programmes will be unveiled on Monday, May 21, 2018 by the African Union Commission (AUC) in collaboration with Government of the Republic of Ghana, and the International Committee of AFRIMA…

Lagos hustle by Taiwo Olajire

Taiwo Olajire’s business used to procuring party packs but now she hawks bread on Lagos streets. Like most Lagosians, she has dreams, she has plans. Find out more in the video.

Zara Udofia is lost in Lagos

Why has Zara Udofia, actor and theatre producer not been home in a couple of years? Want to know her home town and why? Watch the video.

Economy improving, Nigeria’s future bright, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says the nation’s economy is steadily improving, urging Nigerians to remain optimistic as the future of the country is bright. A State House statement Tuesday by SSA to the President, (Media and Publicity), Garba Shehu, said the…

RMD: Living life in the leading role

Richard Evans Eyimofe Damijo a.k.a. Richard Mofe-Damijo or RMD for short was at the recent Headies at which he presented one of the awards in his usual entertaining way. He came dressed to kill, he danced, talked in his commanding…

2019 and the politics of campaign finance

Each Governor was reportedly asked by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to bring N250 million ahead of the party’s National Convention. When the public protested, recently, the party disclaimed the news even if it added that it was the…

I love Lagos by Jaiyeola Jeffrey Plumbline

There is no doubt that the poet and geologist, Jaiyeola Jeffrey Plumbline, loves Lagos. And it is not just the passion with which he talks about the city, there is more. Find out the rest in the video.  

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