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French Singer Aznavour Dies at 94

French singer and songwriter Charles Aznavour has died at 94 after a career lasting more than 80 years. a spokesman of the family confirmed that the performer born to Armenian...

Author proffers regionalism as solution to Nigeria’s failing system of government

A management consultant and writer, Chief Emeka Onyenso, says revisit to regionalism is the best alternative to the central system of government that has failed the country for years. Onyenso...

Sesame Street: Meet Lily, the first homeless muppet

US children's TV show Sesame Street is introducing a homeless muppet for the first time, to help its young viewers learn about the issue. Lily is a seven-year-old girl whose...

Floyd Parton dies at 61

American singer, Dolly Parton‘s brother Floyd Parton has passed on at the age of sixty-one. According to his obituary, listed on Tennessee’s Atchley Funeral Home website, Floyd died on the 6th of...

Blurred Lines: Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams to pay $5m in final verdict

The long-running copyright case over hit song Blurred Lines has finally ended, with Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams told to pay $5m (£4m). The ruling concludes a legal battle that...

Kanye West to Release Album in Africa

American rapper, Kanye West has confirmed that he intends to release his much-anticipated album in Africa. He was supposed to release his ninth album, Yandhi, on Saturday. Three days later, he...

U.S. actor Sean Penn in Turkey for documentary on Khashoggi murder

U.S. actor and filmmaker Sean Penn and his crew on Wednesday did some shooting in front of the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul reportedly for a documentary on the...

50 Cent sends condolences after crew member is killed on Power set

50 Cent has sent his condolences to the family of a crew member who died while working on his Starz TV show Power. Pedro Jimenez was reportedly struck by a...

Yuletide: Respect environment as you celebrate, Lagos tells residents

Ahead of the Christmas and New Year festivities, the Lagos State Government appealed to Lagosians to be mindful of the environment as they celebrate. The Commissioner for Environment, Babatunde Durosinmi-Etti,...

Ayade: Invites 2019 presidential candidates to take a week vacation to participate in 2018...

Cross River Government has invited all the presidential candidates of the political parties for the 2019 general elections to take a week-long vacation from campaigns and participate in the...
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PMB promises his supporters reward for hard work and loyalty

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured his supporters that their handwork and loyalty would be adequately rewarded. Buhari gave the assurance in Abuja while delivering a...

PMB to present the 2019 Appropriation Bill

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly, requesting to present the 2019 Appropriation Bill to a Joint Session of the lawmakers on...

I.E.A. global oil market could move into deficit sooner thanks to OPEC’s

The International Energy Agency, I.E.A., has warned that the global oil market could move into deficit sooner than expected thanks to OPEC’s output agreement...