Olamide And Phyno Releases Super Eagles World Cup Tune

Nigerian indigenous rappers, Olamide and Phyno, have released a World Cup theme tune to support the Super Eagles at the finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The song, tittled “Dem Go Hear Am” produced by Pheelz, is powered by Aiteo, a main sponsor of the Super Eagles for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Aiteo Group,  founded in February 2008, is an integrated, global-focused Nigerian Energy conglomerate that partnered with the Nigerian Football Federation, to give quality treatment and support to the players and technical crew of the…

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2019: How Danjuma forced Buhari to Summon Security Meeting Three Times In One Week

By Uche Mbah For the first time in Nigerian history, a President of Nigeria summoned Security Council meeting three times in one week, underlying the tension that has engulfed the polity due to the faceoff between the National Assembly and the Executive arm of government. In recent times, there have been serious altercations between the executive and the legislature. The Source reported last week how the United states Ambassador to Nigeria was in a closed door meeting with the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and the impeachment threat that resulted in…

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June 12: Nigeria Still Divided Over Buhari Policy Statement

By Stephen Ubanna Opinions appear to be divided  in  over the recognitions of June 12, 1993, presidential election that was  annulled by the then Military President Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida and June 12, as Nigeria  newDemocracy Day by President Muhammadu Buhari, of the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC. There were those who believe that the Presidential actions had healed the old wound which had hunted the nation  over the years.  One of such people was Bolaji Akinyemi, a Professor and former minister of External Affairs. incidentally, Akinyemi  was a member of…

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How Obasanjo, Babangida and Saraki’s Forced Buhari into Abiola’s Arms

By Chidiebere Onyemaizu   Battle- hardened Generals are hardly swayed by sentiments or threats.President Muhammadu Buhari, a prominent combatants in the genocidal Nigerian civil war, is one.Once upon a time, the Daura, Kastina state-born Army General and ex-military dictator,was stone-faced and unsmilling.But not anymore.politics has tempered him. He now smiles and crack jokes. However, if he was smiling or cracking jokes on Tuesday, June 5th, he probably stopped abruptly immediately news of impeachment threats against him by the National Assembly filtered into Aso Rock, Nigeria’s seat of power. An Aso…

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2018 World Cup: Can Super Eagles Soar Higher?

With the 2018 World Cup just three days away from kick-off, Nigerian fans are somewhat less confident on the chances of the Super Eagles making a resounding impact at the Coupe de Mundial; after some lacklustre performances in the recent tune-up matches they played. Following the back-to-back defeat suffered at the hands of the Three Lions of England and the Narodak of the Czech Republic, and the 1-1 draw with the Simbas of the DR of Congo; many fans have come to the sudden realisation that the team is not…

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How Reggae Lost Ras Kimono

Ras Kimono

By Osamudiamen Ogbonmwan The demise of Ukeleke Augustine Onwubuya popular as Ras Kimono came as rude shock to many.The Reggae music icon who ruled the airwaves in the mid 80s and 90s with his peculiar Reggae genre died on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at Lagoon Hospital, Lagos. Reggae lovers and Kimono fans are grief-stricken, with some of them describing June 10th as “Black Sunday” Stakeholders in the entertainment industry agree Kimono contributed immensely to the music industry in Nigeria as his genre of music put Nigeria in the ranks of…

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Rohr Optimistic Of Victory Against Croatia

By Akinwale Kasali With few days to the opening match of the Super Eagles against Croatia at the FIFA 2018 World Cup in Russia, Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr is optimistic that the national team will do the nation proud by defeating their European opponent in the first match of their group D encounter. Rohr insists the Super Eagles will be arriving in Russia for the 2018 World Cup to make a bold statement, not as frightened rabbits. The three-time African champions, who are scheduled to hit Russia on Monday…

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Visionscape: Overpowered By Lagos “Peculiar Mess”

By Oji Odu In most parts of the Lagos metropolis, dirt has taken over. From Alimosho, Shomolu, Badore, Mushin, Ajegunle, Ikorodu et cetera, the situation is same, prompting the belief by Lagosians that Visionscape, the waste disposal company in the state cannot deal with about 13,000 metric tons of waste generated in the state daily, about the highest in sub-Sahara Africa. This is also posing a huge challenge to the state, and with grave health implications for its citizens. The situation has also raised fears that the company will likely…

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