China arrests BBC journalist covering COVID protests

The BBC has said one of its journalists in China was arrested and beaten by police while covering protests on Sunday against the country’s zero-COVID policy. Hundreds of people took to the streets in China’s major cities on Sunday in…

BBC brings back ‘The Osbournes’ with ‘Home To Roost’ following iconic family’s return to the UK

The BBC is bringing back MTV classic The Osbournes as Sharon and Ozzy return to the UK. Home to Roost from The Steph Show producer Expectation will see the globe’s most iconic reality TV family come back to the nation…

Gladiators is back! Reboot of the 90s TV show is confirmed by the BBC

Gladiators is set to return to screens next year after over 20 years, it has been confirmed. The popular 90s TV programme saw members of the public battle it out against the show’s cast of bodybuilders and gymnasts, known as…

BBC News Journalists consider strike over plans to merge channels and axe 70 jobs in London

BBC News journalists are considering striking over the merger of the domestic and international news channels that will see 70 jobs axed. The National Union of Journalists (NUJ), which represents hundreds of BBC staffers, said a consultative ballot is taking…

APC has failed Nigerians – Dalung, ex-Sports minister

Former Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung, said, yesterday, that All Progressives Congress (APC), has failed Nigerians. Speaking in an interview with the Hausa section of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), Dalung said the government had not fulfilled its promises to…

Fake news greatest threat to 2019 polls, says minister (Nation)

Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed said yesterday that fake news is a threat to the 2019 general elections. Mohammed, who made the submissions in a presentation at The Chatham House in London, said 2019 elections would indicate whether…

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