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Naira now trading at N1000/$

Naira now trading at N1000/$

The Naira has hit an all-time low as it is now trading at N1,000 to a dollar.  As of Tuesday, September 26, the buying price of the dollar is N990, while the selling price is N1,000 in Lagos. The recent depreciation of the Naira has been blamed on the scarcity of dollars.  The recent development...

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Reps move to protect Mohbad’s royalties from songs, music rights; invite NCC

Reps move to protect Mohbad’s royalties from songs, music rights; invite NCC

The House of Representatives has invited the Nigeria Copyright Commission (NCC) to develop ways to protect the rights of late Ilerioluwa Aloba, AKA Mohbad’s songs and lyrics. The move was made following the adoption of a motion by Rep. Babajimi Benson(APC-Lagos) at the resumed plenary in Abuja on Tuesday, September 26. Moving the motion, Benson,...

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We Were Resolving Our Issues Before MohBad Died, Naira Marley Addresses Assault Claims

We Were Resolving Our Issues Before MohBad Died, Naira Marley Addresses Assault Claims

Marlian Music boss Afeez Fashola, aka Naira Marley, has responded to multiple claims fingering him in the death of late singer Ilerioluwa Aloba, aka MohBad, saying they were resolving their issues before the untimely passing of the ‘Peace’ crooner. MohBad died on Tuesday, September 12, at the age of 27. The deceased, a former member...

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Gov. Mbah Submits UK Visa Application in Enugu, Urges South East Residents to Patronise Centre

Gov. Mbah Submits UK Visa Application in Enugu, Urges South East Residents to Patronise Centre

Governor of Enugu State, Dr. Peter Mbah, on Tuesday, submitted his visa renewal application at the newly opened United Kingdom (UK) Visa Application Centre in Enugu. The governor, who described the application process as swift and seamless, used the opportunity to appreciate the UK authorities for opening the centre, which he said would strengthen the...

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Police parade 92 suspected kidnappers, armed robbers, cultists, others in Enugu

Police parade 92 suspected kidnappers, armed robbers, cultists, others in Enugu

Rescue 12 kidnapped victims The Enugu State Police Command has paraded no fewer than 92 suspected criminals arrested between August 16 and September 25. Also, 12 kidnapped or abducted victims were rescued from the various parts of the state within the period under review. The suspects were arrested for cultism, robbery, murder, kidnapping and unlawful...

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BREAKING: Senate confirms Olayemi Cardoso as CBN Governor, others

BREAKING: Senate confirms Olayemi Cardoso as CBN Governor, others

The Senate on Tuesday confirmed Mr Olayemi Cardoso as Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN. Other nominees who were confirmed as Deputies to Olayemi are: Emem Usoro, Muhammad Abdullahi-Dattijo Philip Ikeazor and Bala Bello. Their screening commenced after hours of closed-door meeting which was presided by the Senate President, Godswill Obot Akpabío, having...

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15 die as trailer crashes into commercial bus in Edo

15 die as trailer crashes into commercial bus in Edo

15 persons were reportedly killed in an accident involving a trailer and a commercial bus in Okpella, Etsako East Local Government Area of Edo State. The incident occurred on Monday evening, September 25, 2023, when the trailer said to be coming from Lokoja-Okene road rammed into the Toyota bus that was full of passengers. An...

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LP, Rhodes-Vivour Head To Appeal Court Over Lagos Tribunal Judgement In Favour Of Gov. Sanwo-Olu

LP, Rhodes-Vivour Head To Appeal Court Over Lagos Tribunal Judgement In Favour Of Gov. Sanwo-Olu

The Labour Party is set to appeal the judgement of the Lagos State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal of Monday that went in favour of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. On Monday, Ugamatv reported that the Tribunal dismissed the petitions filed by Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour and Labour Party (LP) and Olajide Adediran, aka Jandor, the candidate of the Peoples...

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Spanish Football Club Plans Tributes For MohBad

Spanish Football Club Plans Tributes For MohBad

Spanish La Liga club Cadiz CF has said it will hold its own tribute for late singer, Ilerioluwa Aloba aka Mohbad. Recall that the 27-year-old singer died on September 12. His death has continued to generate reactions, the latest being from Laliga side Cadiz CF who expressed heartfelt condolences to family of late singer, The...

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Eid-el-Maulud: Pray for Nigeria while we work to make economy viable -Tinubu

Eid-el-Maulud: Pray for Nigeria while we work to make economy viable -Tinubu

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has urged muslim faithfuls to use the occasion of this year’s Eid-el-Maulud to pray for the country, while the government work to make the economy viable. Tinubu also congratulated Muslims in Nigeria and beyond, charging them to live by the teachings of Prophet Muhammad. The President spoke in statement by his...