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Unilag students invent flood level caution device.

Unilag students invent flood level caution device.

Three University of Lagos students have invented a vehicular road advance electronic flood level caution device for detection of water levels on major roads. The inventors are postgraduate students of the Physics More »

Chukwueze wins revelation of the season award.

Chukwueze wins revelation of the season award.

Villarreal winger, Samuel Chukwueze, has won the player revelation award for the 2018/19 season at La Liga club. The award was announced on Villarreal’s Instagram page on Tuesday. Santi Cazorla won the best player award, More »

A Nigerian, Elizabeth Ehi-Ebewele, and 11 others honoured for combating wildlife crime.

A Nigerian, Elizabeth Ehi-Ebewele, and 11 others honoured for combating wildlife crime.

A Nigerian, Elizabeth Ehi-Ebewele, and 11others have been honoured for demonstrating excellence in combating wildlife crime. The award was presented by the Animal Welfare Institute in Geneva on Tuesday. Ms Ehi-Ebewele created More »

Celebrate Your Heroes, US Urges Nigerian Filmmakers.

Celebrate Your Heroes, US Urges Nigerian Filmmakers.

The United States Consulate in Nigeria has urged local filmmakers and documentary producers to use their skills in telling stories about the African experience especially victims and heroes in the society. Public More »

Team Nigeria Cruise Past Madagascar in Team Table Tennis Events

Team Nigeria Cruise Past Madagascar in Team Table Tennis Events

The two powerhouses in Africa, Nigeria and Egypt played with ease in their group matches of table tennis event of the 12th African Games holding in Rabat, Morocco. As the top seeds More »

3 Nigerian students beat 94 countries in IBDP exam

3 Nigerian students beat 94 countries in IBDP exam

LAGOS—THREE students from Greensprings School, Lagos have surpassed the world average in 12 subjects in the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, IBDP examination. These were the same students who won $1.3 million in More »

PHOTOS: Nigeria contingent that won 23 medals at World Police and Fire games arrives.

PHOTOS: Nigeria contingent that won 23 medals at World Police and Fire games arrives.

Nigeria Police Contingent that won 23 Medals from the World Police and Fire Games in Chengdu- Chana arrived Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport Abuja. Photo by Gbemiga Olamikan  More »

Nigerians win Netflix’s ‘Dear White People’ contest

Nigerians win Netflix’s ‘Dear White People’ contest

Contest across the United States, a film by  Olamide Oladimeji and Ejiroghene, was selected as one of the top two. The film received an honorable mention and an ovation at the Season 3 More »

 

Unilag students invent flood level caution device.

Three University of Lagos students have invented a vehicular road advance electronic flood level caution device for detection of water levels on major roads. The inventors are postgraduate students of the Physics Department of the university. One of the researchers,

Chukwueze wins revelation of the season award.

Villarreal winger, Samuel Chukwueze, has won the player revelation award for the 2018/19 season at La Liga club. The award was announced on Villarreal’s Instagram page on Tuesday. Santi Cazorla won the best player award, while Cameroon’s striker Karl Toko-Ekambi won the top

A Nigerian, Elizabeth Ehi-Ebewele, and 11 others honoured for combating wildlife crime.

A Nigerian, Elizabeth Ehi-Ebewele, and 11others have been honoured for demonstrating excellence in combating wildlife crime. The award was presented by the Animal Welfare Institute in Geneva on Tuesday. Ms Ehi-Ebewele created Nigeria’s first national audience on wildlife crime. According

Celebrate Your Heroes, US Urges Nigerian Filmmakers.

The United States Consulate in Nigeria has urged local filmmakers and documentary producers to use their skills in telling stories about the African experience especially victims and heroes in the society. Public Affairs Officer of the US Consulate in Lagos,

Team Nigeria Cruise Past Madagascar in Team Table Tennis Events

The two powerhouses in Africa, Nigeria and Egypt played with ease in their group matches of table tennis event of the 12th African Games holding in Rabat, Morocco. As the top seeds in men and women events, Kenya and Madagascar

3 Nigerian students beat 94 countries in IBDP exam

LAGOS—THREE students from Greensprings School, Lagos have surpassed the world average in 12 subjects in the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, IBDP examination. These were the same students who won $1.3 million in scholarship to study in top global universities a

PHOTOS: Nigeria contingent that won 23 medals at World Police and Fire games arrives.

Nigeria Police Contingent that won 23 Medals from the World Police and Fire Games in Chengdu- Chana arrived Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport Abuja. Photo by Gbemiga Olamikan 

Nigerians win Netflix’s ‘Dear White People’ contest

Contest across the United States, a film by  Olamide Oladimeji and Ejiroghene, was selected as one of the top two. The film received an honorable mention and an ovation at the Season 3 premiere of the Netflix episodic series in Los

Toyota unveils integrated auto centre in Abia

Toyota has unveiled an ancillary auto centre in Umuahia to improve the automobile industry in Abia State.  The Managing Director, Elizade AutoLand, Mr Demola Ade-Ojo, described the opening of the Unique Integrated Auto Centre as one of the good things

Wizkid is first African artiste to hit 8 million listeners

Famous Nigerian singer and songwriter Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, best known as Wizkid, has become the first African musician to hit eight million monthly listeners on Spotify. Wizkid, who was reported to have 6.9 million monthly listeners, is having eight million

Zenith Bank records improved half year 2019 results, with interim dividend of 30 kobo per share.

In a clear demonstration of its resilience and strong market share, Zenith Bank Plc has announced its audited results for the half year ended 30 June 2019, recording positive growth across key financial metrics, thus affirming the bank’s position as

Zenith Bank celebrates D’Tigress on back-to-back Afrobasket Championship victory

Zenith Bank Plc, the sole sponsor of the Nigerian Female Basketball League has hailed the Nigerian female basketball team, D’Tigress, for emerging champions of the FIBA Women’s Afrobasket 2019 in Dakar, Senegal, defeating the host nation 60-55 points in the

Mitsubishi Motors presents Drive Your Ambition – Under 40 CEOs Featuring Abiola Adekoya

We are definitely not slowing down as we get into the 6th week of Under 40 CEOs – Drive Your Ambition! Who do we have riding the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport with Mr FAB this week? – Abiola Adekoya. Why does

Peter Okoye, VJ Adams Unveil Ball for New LaLiga Season

Singer/Songwriter, Peter Okoye (Mr. P), and Celebrity On-Air Personality, VJ Adams unboxed the new LaLiga ball to signify the kick-off of the 2019/2020 LaLiga season. The duo were selected as part of a global campaign that heralds the start of

Zenith Bank hails D’tigress on quarterfinal qualification

Zenith Bank Plc, the sole sponsor of the Nigerian Female Basketball League has hailed the Nigerian female basketball team, D’Tigress for their exploits at the ongoing FIBA Women’s Afrobasket 2019 in Dakar, Senegal. Speaking on the progress of the team

IFAA admits Nigeria, appoints Prof. Chike Anibeze delegate

The Society of Experimental and Clinical Anatomists of Nigeria (SECAN) was yesterday formally admitted as a member of the International Federation of Associations of Anatomists (IFAA) at the IFAA 2019 Congress holding in Excel London 9-11th 2019. The Congress is

Sterling Bank Organises Agriculture Summit.

As part of efforts to support the agriculture sector, Sterling Bank Plc has concluded plan to bring together policy makers, development agencies, international financial institutions, and value chain players through as Agriculture Summit Africa holding in Abuja between 5th and

5 Nigerian girls at 2019 Technovation World Pitch Summit need our votes!

Five young Nigerian girls have earned themselves a slot in the 2019 Technovation World Pitch Summit that is being held at Silicon Valley in California, U.S.A. after they emerged as finalists for creating an app to help finance an education

31-year-old Oluwatobi: From Mercedes-Benz internship to Forbes list.

31-year-old Oluwatobi Ajayi is the CEO of Nord Automobile, a fast-growing Nigerian automobile assembly company. He started his career at Mercedes-Benz Nigeria where he became the Head of division (Commercial vans) at 24.  Last year, he was listed by Forbes

Burna Boy performs on Trevor Noah’s show.

Afro-fusion star, Damini Ogulu aka Burna Boy pulled stunning performance on global comedy show ‘The Daily Show’. ‘The Daily Show’ is an American late-night talk show that piques on satire and self-deprecatory humour to discuss socially and culturally relevant stories.

Nigerian Journalist, Arit Okpo named by CNN as new African Voices host

Arit Okpo, a Nigerian journalist, has been announced by CNN as the new host of its talk show programme, African Voices. CNN publicized the appointment on Twitter on Thursday saying Okpo would usher in a new chapter of the program

World Trade Board appoints a Nigerian as first African member

An international legal and finance expert, Dr Adesegun Akin-Olugbade, has been appointed as a member of the World Trade Board. Chairman of World Trade Board, Simon Paris, announced his appointment in a statement on Thursday. Akin-Olugbade, an international counsel at

Excellent Nigerian Army display at Scotland Int’l Military Day.

The Nigerian Army Band got so many commendations after bringing their A-game to the annual Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, an international military event. The 2019 edition of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo was held on Wednesday August 7, at the

Everton announces the signing of Alex Iwobi

Alex Iwobi has signed for Everton from Arsenal for an undisclosed fee after agreeing a five-year deal until the end of June 2024. The 23-year-old forward is the Blues’ seventh and final signing of the summer transfer window following the

Meet Basil Okpara Jr., A Nigerian programmer who built more than 30 mobile games

Seated in a stylish living room of a home in a suburb of Nigeria’s commercial center, Lagos, Basil Okpara Jr. is tapping away on his laptop keyboard. The 9-year-old is building a hide and seek game, using a free programming

8-year-old Nigerian, Stephanie Ogechukwu Onusiriuka Won Gold Medal At African Gymnastics Championship

8-year-old Stephanie Ogechukwu Onusiriuka started Gymnastics on her own when she was just two years old. Her parents discovered her talent and decided to help her achieve her chosen career. In October 2018, Stephanie started professionally with TIG Gymnastics at

Olamide, Pasuma, others for Ariya Repete grand finale.

The Trans Amusement Park, Ibadan on Friday 2nd August played host to the Ariya Repete 2019 semi-final showpiece. There was no margin for errors as the successful semi-finalists slugged it out for a place at the grand finale in Lagos.

Zedvance to Provide Loans to non-Salary Earners

In an effort to serve customers more efficiently and deepen its digital drive, leading consumer finance firm, Zedvance, has launched a dedicated mobile lending app – MoneyPal. Announcing the introduction of the channel, Chief Operating Officer, Zedvance Limited, said, Mr. Jerry Osagie

UBAmarketplace2019 puts Abuja on lockdown with SME exhibitions, Movies, Fashion and Shopping

The over 20,000 guests who attended the UBAmarketplace 2019 were left in awe and full of commendation for United Bank for Africa and REDTV as they were treated to a great line up of activities during the two-day event which

Nigerian Designer, Mowalola, To Dress American Fashion Doll, Barbie, At 60

Nigerian fashion designer, Mowalola Ogunlesi, has been selected to dress American fashion doll, Barbie for its 60th anniversary. A report says Vogue commissioned six young fashion designers, including Ogunlesi, to dress the character in their signature style. She got to