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Pablo Escobar’s Brother Sues Netflix For $1Billion And Threatens To Shut Down Series If He Isn’t Paid

The Netflix original series Narcos is critically acclaimed, and almost everyone likes it except for Pablo Escobar’s brother. Escobar’s brother, Roberto de Jesus Escobar Gaviria, 71, has sued Netflix for $1 billion against Narcos over copyrights. The Hollywood Reporter reported that the lawsuit was filed last year after the streaming service used the king pin’s […]

Joke Silva Speaks On Domestic Violence, Her Marriage In New Interview

Veteran actress Joke Silva in a new interview with The Daily Times Saturday shares her journey in filmmaking, the secret behind her successful marriage, her thoughts on marriage break-ups, domestic violence, loving moments with her husband Olu Jacobs and more. Read excerpts below: On a circumstance that made her detour off her acting career: After […]

Man Driving Benz Removes His Cloths And Runs Mad For 30 Minutes In Lagos

In a video that is currently making rounds online, an unidentified man driving a Benz came out of his car, removed his clothes and ran mad for almost 30 minutes, and then quickly covered his nakedness. He was reportedly later taken away by his friends in Lekki, Lagos. Some believe it was some sort of […]

Mr Eazi Fires Back At Critics

Nigerian singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur, Oluwatosin Oluwole Ajibade, better known by his stage name Mr Eazi is not moved by your criticisms. Yesterday, the Skintight crooner who stirred outrage with yet another misguided utterance took to his Instagram to post a message for all those criticising him for claiming credit for the success of African […]

Authorities Are ‘Confident’ They’ll Catch The Extortionists Responsible For Kevin Hart’s Tape

The authorities responsible for finding the extortionists involved in the Kevin Hart sex tape scandal believe they’ll catch the culprits. Apparently they found a BUNCH of evidence. TMZ broke the story, search warrants have already been executed and now we know the information authorities have amassed connects multiple people they believe were involved in the […]

Uber London Loses Licence To Operate, Deemed ‘Unfit’ To Run Taxi Service

Uber has been banned in London after Transport for London deemed it unfit to run a taxi service on Friday – indicating that it will not be renewing the company’s license to operate in the city. It is understood that the firm’s application for a new license in London was rejected on the basis that the company […]

Police Reads Riot Act, Vows To Arrest IPOB Members If Found Protesting

Following the proscription and ban slammed on the secessionist group, the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has read the riot act to members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), including their sympathisers, saying it will not hesitate to arrest and prosecute them anywhere they are found holding a rally or a protest. The Force Public […]

Buhari Departs New York For London, Returns To Nigeria On Monday

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday left New York for London having attended the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). The president left the Millennium Tower Hotel in New York at about 8:00am and headed for JFK International Airport for the London trip. It would be recalled, the Special Adviser to the President […]

Scientists Discover New Super Antibody That Prevents HIV Infection

Scientists have engineered an antibody that attacks 99% of HIV strains and can prevent infection in primates. It is built to attack three critical parts of the virus – making it harder for HIV to resist its effects. The work is a collaboration between the US National Institutes of Health and the pharmaceutical company Sanofi. […]

Stopping Woman And Asking For Her Phone Number May Soon Become Criminal In This Country

According to a report by The Sun UK, wolf-whistling is set to be banned in France as the government declares war on men hassling women in public. Under new plans bugging women for their telephone numbers and following them could also be prohibited. The crackdown comes after surveys show virtually all French women have been […]

Journey To Self Discovery Is The Most Difficult Journey In Life – Bovi

Nigerian stand-up comedian, Bovi who has organized popular stand-up comedy concerts like “Bovi Man on Fire” across the globe has taken to his Instagram page to share a motivational piece to Nigerians especially the youths. His piece talks about the importance of self discovery and self love. Read his post in full below: “The most […]

Lagos Announces Restriction Of Movement On Ikorodu Road

The Lagos state government on Thursday announced a partial restriction of movement on Ikorodu road on Saturday and Sunday to enable it replace the dilapidated and disused steel pedestrian bridge at Fadeyi Bus Stop with a new footbridge. The state government, in a statement issued by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Works and […]

France Denies Funding IPOB

France has denied the allegation by the Nigerian government that the financial headquarters of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is located in the country. The Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, on Wednesday told newsmen after the weekly cabinet meeting at the Presidential Villa that funding of the secessionist group in southeast Nigeria is […]

Olubadan Sues Oyo Governor Ajimobi, 23 Others For Installing 21 Kings

The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has sued Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State and 23 others for their involvements in the installing of 21 kings in Ibadan on August 27, 2017. Also joined in the suit are: the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Matters, the […]

Trouble Looms For Nnamdi Kanu As Nigerian Court Declares IPOB “Terrorist Group”

There is more trouble for Nnamdi Kanu, the embattled leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), after the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Wednesday gave a judicial backing to the executive order of President Muhammadu Buhari, outlawing the group and its activities. The Acting Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Abdu […]

Police Recover Bombs From Nnamdi Kanu’s Home

The Abia state police command has revealed that it recovered some petrol bombs and Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) from Nnamdi Kanu’s house. Reports say a joint team of security personnel stormed the IPOB leader’s home on Thursday, September 14, 2017. The Abia State Police Commissioner, Anthony Ogbizi made the disclosure while speaking with the Assistant Inspector General […]

Read Full Speech By President Buhari To World Leaders At The 72nd UN General Assembly #UNGA

Below is the full speech delivered today by President Muhammadu Buhari at the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly. The president of the United Nation’s General Assembly, Your Excellencies, Heads of States and governments, Distinguished Delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen. On behalf of the government and people of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, I […]

217 Feared Dead As Huge Earthquake Topples Buildings In Mexico

At least 217 persons have been feared dead after a strong earthquake struck central Mexico, toppling dozens of buildings in the capital, Mexico City. President Enrique Peña Nieto said more than 20 children had died and 30 were missing after a school collapsed. Rescuers frantically searched through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment […]