*Nigerian troops find kidnapped Chibok girl (Guardian)*Social media doesn’t surprise me anymore, says Burna Boy (Punch)

Nigerian troops find kidnapped Chibok girl (Guardian) Nigerian soldiers have found one of the more than 200 schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram jihadists eight years ago in the conflict-torn northeast, the military said Wednesday. The attack on a girls’ boarding…

*Lagos promotes urban farming to boost food security (Punch)*Nigeria will soon be linked by rail -NRC (Guardian)*Talent City to develop revolutionary tech community in Alaro (Vanguard)

Lagos promotes urban farming to boost food security (Punch) The Lagos State Government, through the Ministry of Agriculture and the Lagos State Agricultural Development Authority, has called on residents to embrace the practice of urban farming as one of the…

*Lagos Uber driver dies while conveying reverend sister (Punch)*IPO testifies against bank employees on alleged felony, unlawful detention trial (Guardian)

Lagos Uber driver dies while conveying reverend sister (Punch) A Uber driver, Anthony Okafor, has died while conveying a passenger, said to be a reverend sister, to a destination in Lagos State. PUNCH Metro gathered that Okafor picked the woman…

Janet Jackson’s 1986 album ‘Control’ tops charts after Justin Timberlake apology

Janet Jackson is in control of the music charts once again. Following an apology from Justin Timberlake for his role in her infamous Super Bowl “wardrobe malfunction,” Jackson’s 1986 album Control soared to the top of the charts last week.…

Janet Jackson Inducted Into the 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame (E! Online)

The 52-year-old “Made for Now” singer is one of seven musical acts being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, the organization revealed Thursday. The Cure, Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks, Radiohead, Roxy Music and The Zombies are also…

Janet Jackson delivers emotional speech on bigotry and abuse at Global Citizen Festival (Metro)

Janet Jackson gave an emotional speech about violence against women at Global Citizen at Central Park in New York City on Saturday. The 52-year-old graced the stage as she featured as one of the artists who performed at the event,…

Janet Jackson emerges first black woman to receive Billboard Icon Award (Independent)

Singer Janet Jackson received the Icon Award at the Billboard Music Awards and delivered a speech calling out discrimination and the importance of women speaking out against abuse. The 52-year-old singer became the first black woman to receive the honour.…

thisislagos.ng is the number one site on all things Lagos. It will curate and aggregate news about Lagos - the city and the state as well as the people of the city. It will become the pre-eminent news site covering Lagos and its people, businesses and personalities, events and celebrations, celebrities and criminals. thisislagos.ng will be the beating heart of Lagos when it comes to news. If it’s not here, it’s not Lagos. thisislagos.ng covers Lagos like no other site. We are democratic, non-partisan, all Lagos! Itesiwaju eko!!!
Categories