UN remembers Kofi Annan

The Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN), Antonio Guterres and staff members, remembered former Secretary-General Kofi Annan on Wednesday, describing him as a leader who put people at the centre of the UN work. During a wreath-laying ceremony in New York, Guterres led staff members in paying respects to Annan, whom they described as the Read more about UN remembers Kofi Annan[…]

Trump ex-lawyer ‘happy’ to aid Russia probe

United States President Donald Trump’s ex-lawyer, Michael Cohen, is said to be “more than happy” to speak to the inquiry into alleged collusion with Russia. Cohen pleaded guilty on Tuesday to violating finance laws during the 2016 presidential election by handling hush money for Mr Trump’s alleged lovers. Cohen is ready to “tell everything about Read more about Trump ex-lawyer ‘happy’ to aid Russia probe[…]

Senator urges Lagosians to bear with Lagos on Third Mainland Bridge closure

Senator urges Lagosians to bear with Lagos on Third Mainland Bridge closure

MOTORISTS were yesterday urged to see the closure of the 3rd Mainland Bridge, billed for midnight today (Thursday), as necessary inconvenience and sacrifice for the safety of the millions of commuters plying the bridge. The urge came from Senator ‘Gbenga Ashafa (Lagos East), who, on February 7, 2013, moved a motion for a comprehensive rehabilitation Read more about Senator urges Lagosians to bear with Lagos on Third Mainland Bridge closure[…]

Student kills colleague over girlfriend

It all started with an argument in their hostel. The quarrel became tragic when Yusuf Jimoh, a 100-Level Banking and Finance student, allegedly stabbed Sheriff Ali Umar, his 300-Level Philosophy counterpart and hostel mate at the Kogi State University (KSU) in Ayingba, to death. Both students, CAMPUSLIFE gathered, were allegedly locked in a tussle over Read more about Student kills colleague over girlfriend[…]

Unilag

 UNILAG to launch centres of excellence to boost research

The University of Lagos ( UNILAG ) says it has concluded arrangements for its research agenda setting workshop and launch of the African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA) Centres of Excellence, would improve its PhD training and research activities. Prof Gbenga Nubi, a member of the organising committee for the workshop, told the News Agency of Read more about  UNILAG to launch centres of excellence to boost research[…]

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari fit to contest in 2019, says Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari has shown his fitness to seek reelection in 2019 by walking 800 metres back home from the Eid ground, the Presidency said yesterday. After the two-rakat Eid–el-Kabir prayer, President Buhari shunned protocol and walked the 800-metre distance back to his Daura country home in Katsina State, amidst chants of ‘Sai Baba’ by Read more about Buhari fit to contest in 2019, says Presidency[…]

Why we focus on common man – Osinbajo

Why we focus on common man – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has said that the Buhari administration will continue to focus on the common man and taking Nigerians out of poverty through its social investment programmes. He however called for unity among all Nigerians. Prof. Osinbajo said this during a townhall meeting on Tuesday in Bariga/Somolu LCDA in Lagos State to felicitate Read more about Why we focus on common man – Osinbajo[…]

Olasco boss visits Arojah studio for “Olodumare Iba” album exclusive hearing

Popular movie and music producer and promoter; Alhaji Olatunji Akeem Balogun the CEO Olasco Films & Music Records Company Limited alongside other music and movie industry practitioners had an “Exclusive Hearing Session” on “Olodumare Iba” musical album produced by Apostle Samson DD Albert, the Executive Chairman of Arojah World Entertainment Limited (AWEL) on Thursday the Read more about Olasco boss visits Arojah studio for “Olodumare Iba” album exclusive hearing[…]

AFAN President visits Arojah music studio

By PHILIP AZEEZ Otunba Femi Oke Lagos State President of All Farmers Association of Nigeria, (AFAN), paid a courtesy call on the board, management and staff members of Arojah World of Entertainment Limited, (AWEL) on Wednesday the 16th of August alongside the organisation’s Publicity Secretary, Mr Koleola Oshotimehin. Apostle Samson Albert the Executive Chairman of Read more about AFAN President visits Arojah music studio[…]

Agboyi indigenes protest murder of community youth

By PHILIP AZEEZ Violent protest rocked Agboyi riverine community in Agboyi Ketu Local Council Development Authority a political sub set of Kosofe Local Government Area of Lagos State over the alleged murder of an indigene of the town Mr Toheeb Sanni by unidentified assailants. Toheeb a power generator repair expert and a commercial motorcycle operator Read more about Agboyi indigenes protest murder of community youth[…]