BUJU BANTON RETURNS WITH BIGGEST CONCERT IN JAMAICA SINCE 1976.

UK rapper Konan described the performance of Buju Banton as legendary. It is his first headline show since serving eight years in a US prison for drug charges. It’s been described as the biggest music event in Jamaica since Bob Marley’s Smile Jamaica Concert in 1976. Jamaica’s national stadium, which hosted the concert, is listed as having a capacity of 35,000. For the first night of Buju Banton’s Long Walk to Freedom Tour, it was estimated there were more than 40,000 people there. Anticipation in Jamaica has been building since…

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BUHARI TO RIDE ON LAGOS-IBADAN SPEED-TRAIN BEFORE MAY 29 – AMAECHI

Lagos- Ibadan Speed Train will be ready Before May 29. Nigeria’s Minister of transport, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has said, act of God, such as rain, which may prevent the pace of work, remains the only snag that could stop President Mohammadu Buhari from riding on the Lagos- Ibadan standard gauge. He disclosed this at Moniya , Ibadan, during the routine monthly monitoring of the project, which is being handled by the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) at the weekend. He said the historic ride is part of the inauguration…

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I WANT LEADERSHIP POSITION AT 9TH NATIONAL ASSEMBLY – OLUREMI TINUBU.

Senator Oluremi Tinubu, (APC) Lagos Central on Thursday said she deserves to be given leadership position at the 9th National Assembly because of her overwhelming experience at the Senate. She also called for more women to be considered for leadership positions. Tinubu, made the remarks in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on the sidelines of the presentation of certificate of Return to elected National Assembly members in Abuja.

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I AM SINGLE, BUT NOT NOT SEARCHING. – JULIET IBRAHIM TELLS POTENTIAL SUITORS.

Ghanaian actress, film producer and singer of Liberian and Lebanese descent, Juliet Ibrahim, has revealed that she is currently single and not searching. The beautiful and award-winning actress, was in a relationship with Nigerian musician, Iceberg Slim. Juliet, in a convo with Nana Romeo of Accra FM on why her previous relationship with the Nigerian failed, said she was not ready to disclose and as such she would want some time out and focus on herself, before she put herself back into any relationship.

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MOST GHANANIAN CELEBS SLEEPWITH OLDER WOMEN FOR MONEY – AFIA SCWARZENEGGER.

Controversial comedienne Afia Schwarzenegger who is currently battling with men who have slid into her DM to send her love proposal, has revealed that Ghanaian men, especially the musicians are prostitutes who sleep with older women for money. The comedienne in an interview with Zionfelix, revealed that she was done with relationships and that she now pays male prostitutes to sleep with her whenever she is in the mood for sex. This statement from Afia Schwarzenegger attracted a lot of males who started sending her messages of their willingness to…

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DANGOTE, NOW 64TH RICHEST IN THE WORLD, STILL NO. 1. IN AFRICA.

President of Dangote Group, Alimi Dangote has significantly moved in the world billionaires list as he emerged 64th richest person in the world with an estimated worth of 16.6 billion dollars, as against his previous ranking of 103rd in the world. Dangote, who remains the richest man in Africa for the 8th year running was the only Nigerian on the list of top 500 billionaires as released last week by Blomberg in its yearly billionaires list. Jeff Bezos remains the richest in the world with 135billion in his kitty, while…

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ARET ADAMS FOUNDATION INSTITUTES PROFESSORIAL CHAIR AT UNIPORT, UI.

By BEST OFORI. The Aret Adams Foundation has disclosed that the foundation has instituted the Aret Adams professorial Chair in Petroleum Engineering at the university of Port Harcourt( UNIPORT), River state, in collaboration with Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC). Also instituted is the Aret Adams professorial chair for Entrepreneurship and business development at the Ambrose Alli University(AAU), Ekpoma, Edo state, in partnership with Niger Delta E&P. Furthermore, the proposed professorial Chair for Geology at the University of Ibadan, which is the Alma mater of Chief Aret Adams, has received proposal…

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AGAIN, EARTH TREMOR HITS ABUJA.

Earth Tremor has been reported in Mpape, a suburb of Abuja on Friday. Residents reported that the seismic disturbances occurred at about 2 .a.m. when many of them were already in bed. The Tremor was said to have affected many buildings in the area. A resident, named Favour, confirmed the incident to THISDAY Newspapers. She also said the Tremor claimed three lives in the community. She said she woke up seeing dusts in her room, and many items, littering the space. Earth Tremor of frightening scale jolted Mpape, a hilly…

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2019 ELECTIONS : LAGOS, THE MELTING POT.

Best Ofori The media was awash with screaming headlines, thus; “Mob attacks OPC leader in Okota”!, “Thugs force voters to thumb-print”!, “Pandemonium as thugs set cast votes ablaze at Ago Palace way.” In all of these, there was pandemonium in Lagos as suspected thugs stormed a polling unit at Ago Palace way, Isolo and set ablaze cast ballot papers. According to an eye witness, thugs invaded a polling unit, beating up voters, perceived were there to vote for the opposition. The under- current in that imbroglio stem from the fact…

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ATIKU HAS THE RIGHT TO GO TO COURT. – VICTOR OKHAI.

BY BEST OFORI The presidential candidate of Providence peoples Congress in the Just concluded Presidential and National Assembly elections, Victor Okhai has urged the runner-up in the election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples democratic party to go to court. He said those who are begging Atiku not to go to court, perhaps have skeleton in their cupboard. “Going to court has many advantages. There are many things to be tested. Those who are begging Atiku not to go to court have something to hide. It is his inalienable right…

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