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Father Mbaka was right! Ihedioha out; Hope Uzodinma in as Imo governor

Father Mbaka was right. The Supreme Court has nullified the election of Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State and has declared Senator Hope Uzodinma validly elected governor of the state. The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Tanko Muhammad, led the seven-member…

UBA’s pack of lies unravels; over 4,000 staff were sacked not 1,000

Thisislagos’s story on UBA’s sack of over 1,000 staff early in the New Year is generating reactions from former staff affected by the action. A staff who was disengaged from a branch in Lagos has provided thisislagos with full details…

Did UBA promote staff or did it sack 1,000? Nigerians demand answers

On Saturday January 4, 2019, United Bank for Africa PLC, one of Africa’s biggest banks owned by philanthropist Tony Elumelu sent out a press release signed by Ramon​ Nasir, Head, External & Media Relations. The press release announced with glee:…

Naira Marley, Marlians and his aural pornography – Dami Ajayi

There is an on-going revolution in Nigeria—and the most unlikely hero, Naira Marley, is stirring it.Before we come to what this revolution is and what it means, a few words about Naira Marley: Born Afeez Fashola, partly groomed in Agege,…

Dear Nigerians, I will not run in 2023 – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared this decade as Nigeria’s decade.  He also put paid to insinuations that he is seeking a third term in office. In a letter to the nation, the President declared without equivocation – “I will be standing down in 2023 and will…

Fireboy DML’s “Laughter, Tears and Goosebumps” signals coming of new guard – Dami Ajayi

Fireboy DML’s debut album has been anticipated since his breakthrough single ‘Jealous’ crept up on us subtly and became an earworm. His silky voice, deliberate wordplay and swain’s strophe makes him that chap that could divest a woman’s underpants while…

Anthony Joshua returns as World Heavy weight champion

Anthony Joshua is back as world heavy weight boxing champion after defeating challenger Andy Ruiz Jnr. over the distance in their highly anticipated rematch which took place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia AJ out-pointed the Mexican over 12 rounds to win118-110.…

Oya, come and see why Davido is having “A Good Time” -Dami Ajayi

Davido’s hugely anticipated second LP and third body of work, “A Good Time”, has been assigned full marks by a cohort of fans and ardent listeners. Lasting exactly one hour and seventeen songs, it attempts to present an omnibus of…

Zinno Orara: Standing Tall as Artist and Prophet – Toni Kan

Zinno Akpoghene Orara better known as Zinno Orara needs no introduction. One of the very first contemporary Nigerian artists to practice as a full time studio artist, he celebrates the 30th year anniversary of his practice with a solo exhibition…

Listen to “Music and Moments” : Best show on Nigerian radio?

“Welcome to the best show on planet earth!” That is usually the opening line of Chukwuebuka , a regular caller on Music and Moments , the hit radio show on Nigeria Info 99.3 FM. Unsurprisingly, the show’s format has continued…

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