Friday, May 31, 2013 Chris Okotie and his former keyboardist engage in a brawl.An upset magistrate at the Ikeja Magistrate Court, Lagos, on Thursday dispatched a former keyboardist of the Household of God Church, Dafiaghor Okiotor, to prison for contempt of court.The magistrate, Oshodi Makanjuola, while accusing Mr. Okiotor of flouting her directives to desist from posting the court proceedings on social media; also announced that she is withdrawing from the case.I have two publications here, Mr ... more

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 D prince, Wande Coal, and Donjazzy from the Mavin Crew were spotted at the Big Brother The Chase opening ceremony in South Africa today Sunday.The Mavin crew performed some of their hit tracks to the delight of the audience. ... more

Thursday, May 23, 2013 In June 2010, Shamsudeen Usman, then the Nigerian Minister for National Planning dropped a bombshell during a presentation: Northern Nigeria has the highest level of illiteracy on earth. Although I wouldnt know how the World Bank came about its figures which the minister quoted, I will be deceiving myself to say that all is well with education in the north. That explains why it calls for celebration when a young lady from the same northern region becomes the first female combatant pilot not ... more

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 Courtesy of Premiumtimes The burial rites of Nigerias literary icon, Chinua Achebe, began with the arrival of his body at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja this morning. The rites will climax with his interment on Thursday, in his hometown, Ogidi, Anambra state. Gov Peter Obi was responsible for chattering the Overland Airline that is conveying the corpseAdditional photo credit: Saharareporters ... more

Sunday, May 19, 2013 The above question becomes pertinent when it is realized that this is not the first, second, or even the third time, that stories have bee circulated purporting that Gov. Sullivan Chime of Enugu State is dead. This is actually the fourth time, by my count.So, who are these people that are persistently spreading this evil rumor, and are trying to cause tension in the polity, when there is none? More importantly, perhaps, why are they doing it?Governor Chime promised God, not man, at t ... more

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 Nollywood has witnessed, in recent times, deaths of some of its veterans. The likes of Sam Loco Efe, Ashley Nwosu, Pete Eneh, David Ihieze, Gringory, Enebeli Elebuwa and few others have crossed to the other side. Some of the veterans died due to poor medical treatments after fallen sick. In some cases, they died because they could not get even less than a million naira for treatment at the hospitals.The cases of Pete Eneh, Enebeli Elebuwa, Dento and a few others quickly come to mind in t ... more

Monday, May 13, 2013 Self-styled Niger Delta revolutionary Alhaji Mujahid Asari-Dokubo, formerly known as Melford Dokubo Goodhead Jr. addressed a press conference where he threatened fire and brimstone if Nigerian security agencies effect his arrest for threat he made regarding the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015. ... more

Saturday, May 11, 2013 Few days ago, news went viral that one of Bracket music group, Vast was hit with cancer of the blood called Lymphoma. The news generated tension as some of his fans became worried about the development. Meanwhile, the principal in the matter, Vast, has come out to calm the tension raised by the news. According to him, I am full of energy and totally healed because the incident is an old news. I was healed since February.Vast posted online that, I want to say a very big thank you ... more

Thursday, May 9, 2013 One of the singing duo of the group, Bracket, Nwanchukwu Ozioko, otherwise known as Vast is reported to have been diagnosed of a terminable disease called Lymphoma, a cancer of the blood.The singer was diagnosed in February this year after suffering serious body pains, headaches, non-stop coughing, loss of weight and weakness while in Paris for a show. He flew to London where a test conducted determined he had cancer. Vast, according to report, has been at the Wellington Hospital UK since F ... more

Sunday, May 5, 2013 Should Pastors Re-Marry After Divorce? See What Pastor Igbodalo Who Remarried Said It was a very big issue some years back after Pastor Ituah Ighodalo separated from his first wife and wanted to get married to a beautiful lady. we observed that it was the same issue that made him to leave the Redeemed Christian Church of God, as the church couldnt allow such act.But is it right or wrong for a man, especially a pastor, to do this? See his position below...Your wife is stunning. Ho ... more