Boko Haram factions ready for talks with FG, says Ex-Commander

  Two factions of the Boko Haram insurgency group may be ready for talks with the Federal Government, Abdulkadir Abubakar, a former commander of the group has claimed. Abubakar, also known as Abu Muhammad, was the chief intelligence officer of the Boko Haram group and one of its top commanders, until his arrest in June by the military in Buni ...

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Taylor Swift Video Director: Enough with the Beyonce Comparisons!

We’re guessing this hasn’t exactly been the return Taylor Swift envisioned. First, the singer was criticized for a drawn out tease of her new album, taking three days on Instagram to share various snake-themed videos that got kind of old and obvious right away. Then, Swift released “Look at What You Made Me Do,” her first single in years. And people ...

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Fayose vows to complete ongoing projects

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayo Fayose, yesterday promised that all ongoing projects embarked upon by his administration would be completed and handed over to his successor in good condition next year. Fayose, who spoke at the Grand Finale of the 2017 edition of the Udiroko Cultural Festival in Ado Ekiti, said no single development project embarked upon by his administration ...

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Pencil thrills fans as Drink festival debuts in Nigeria

It was certainly a night of laughter at the Balmoral Convention Centre, Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos, as popular comedian, Pencil, cracked the ribs of guests who were present as plans were being concluded to hold the maiden edition of the Nigeria International Drinks Festival later in the year. The humour merchant reeled out jokes till … The post Pencil thrills ...

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Buhari: President to meet 36 state governors

The president will meet the state governors after meeting with party leaders of the APC and PDP. President Muhammadu Buhari will meet all 36 state governors in the country later on Friday, August 25, 2017. This was disclosed by the president's Personal Assistant on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, on his Twitter handle (@BashirAhmaad). He tweeted, "After meeting with leadership of ...

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Beyonce and Jay Z: Here’s the Meaning Behind the Twins’ Names!

Can you believe it’s already been over two months since Beyonce gave birth to the twins?! The world feels a little bit more magical, doesn’t it? It feels cuter, and safer, somehow. It’s a nice feeling. So far, Beyonce and Jay Z have pretty much kept quiet about their two new bundles of joy. Basically all we know is that ...

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Buhari: Aso Villa source says president will seek re-election

In spite of his health troubles, President Buhari may seek another term of office in 2019, a top ranking aide has disclosed to Pulse A highly placed source in the Nigerian presidency, has told Pulse that President Muhammadu Buhari is fit enough to endure the rigours of another electioneering campaign. Nigeria holds a general election to choose a new president ...

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None of us can beat my father’s record –Oliver de Coque’s son

Although it is almost a decade that highlife legend, Oliver de Coque died, none of his five children who are all doing music has been able beat the late veteran’s legacy. In a recent chat with Saturday Beats, his second son, Darlington, who is fondly referred to as Safin de Coque, admitted that it was … The post None of ...

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UBEC Act Amendment: Queens College Alumni Association commends Senate

The Queens College Old Girls Association (QCOGA), has commended the Senate, under the leadership of Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, for passing the amendments to the 2004 Universal Basic Education Act. In a statement signed by its President, Dr. Frances Ajose and the Chair of its Advocacy Pressure Group, Mrs. Abieyuwa Eke Sanyaolu, the Queens College Alumni lauded the UBEC amendment ...

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