Osun marks Children’s Day with topnotch calisthenics display

Osun marks Children’s Day with topnotch calisthenics display

As the world celebrates this year’s Children’s Day tomorrow, Sunday,  May 27, pupils and students in Osun state have marked the annual event with a catchy calisthenics display at the Osogbo City Stadium on Saturday amid pomp and pageantry. The state Governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola had during the first term of his administration sponsored teachers abroad to extensively learn the art of Calisthenics to help boost the educational sector in the state and serve as an extracurricular…

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Yoruba Oba adopts Igbo monarch’s attire, asks other Obas to emulate posture

Yoruba Oba adopts Igbo monarch’s attire, asks other Obas to emulate posture

  The Oluwo of Iwoland in Osun state,  Oba Abdurasheed Akanbi has called for integration in the country through inter-ethnic dressing by traditional rulers. Demonstrating this call,  the Oba, who had recently been criticised by members of the public for adopting Emir title, wore full attire of Igwe amidst his subjects and insisted that he should be addressed as “Igwe of Yorubaland. “ Oluwo said,  ” I’m wearing Igwe dress to demonstrate my unrepentant insistence on…

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Lai Mohammed indicates willingness to visit TB Joshua’s church, reveals why

Lai Mohammed indicates willingness to visit TB Joshua’s church, reveals why

– Lai Mohammed has said he would like to visit TB Joshua’s Synagogue Church of All Nations, in light of its position as the biggest tourist attraction to Nigeria – He gave a breakdown of how the church’s activities impact the economy; and compared it to Saudi Arabia – Mohammed encouraged those who come in from other places to visit the church, to spend their money, so that the country can also benefit Alhaji Lai…

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Walk away from anything that gives you bad vibes — Kizz Daniel shares advice

Walk away from anything that gives you bad vibes — Kizz Daniel shares advice

Popular Nigerian singer Kizz Daniel who recently left his former record label G-Worldwide to start his own record label named FLY BOY I.N.C, talks about leaving bad vibes behind. The Yeba crooner shared a word of advice with his friends and followers on Twitter. The talented singer advised people to only do what makes them happy and walk away from what doesn’t. In the Tweet, the singer advised people to walk away from anything that…

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Falz raises eyebrows with his new video, tackles yahoo boys, herdsmen and SARS brutality

Falz raises eyebrows with his new video, tackles yahoo boys, herdsmen and SARS brutality

– Falz is currently trending on Nigerian social media – This is because of the release of his latest video titled This is Nigeria – The creative video sees him tackle corruption, yahoo boys, SARS and recent herdsmen killings Popular Nigerian musician Folarin Falana aka Falz has carved a niche for himself as an entertainer who regularly tackles societal issues in a hilarious way. His latest effort titled This Is Nigeria does not stray away…

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Jonathan reacts to Buhari’s ‘Lazy Youths’ comment

Jonathan reacts to Buhari’s ‘Lazy Youths’ comment

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has reacted to comment by President Muhammadu Buhari that Nigerian youths are lazy. Jonathan spoke in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, on Friday night. His words: “Nigerians youth are not lazy, I don’t believe that, because I have worked with them closely. They are great people with great potentials who should be celebrated by any leader. “As leaders, we must make sure we present a country that will make us…

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Two killed as herdsmen raid another community

Two killed as herdsmen raid another community

Two persons were last night killed and several others injured after suspected herdsmen attacked Tse-Ikyaan village in Makurdi LGA. Eastern Reporter reports that many others escaped with bullet injuries, while others are still missing. The attack came barely six days after defence headquarters had announced ‘Operation Whirl Stroke’ in Benue. A source hinted this reporter that militias in their hundreds with thousands of their cattle have completely taken over the community. Just last week, the…

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2019: Nigeria has lost respect — Jonathan advises Buhari against rigging election

2019: Nigeria has lost respect — Jonathan advises Buhari against rigging election

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has expressed disappointment on how Nigeria is currently being used as a negative example in the international community. Jonathan citing recent instances when the Ghanaian President, Nana Akufo-Addo, mocked the poor state of security in Nigeria and the naira’s weakening status, said he felt ashamed that Nigeria had lost its respect in Africa. Jonathan stated this at the inauguration of the first bridge built by Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State…

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I won’t let those who called me Boko Haram, Hausa man take APC from me — Rochas Okorocha

I won’t let those who called me Boko Haram, Hausa man take APC from me — Rochas Okorocha

The Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has vowed that he would not let those who called him Boko Haram and an Hausa man hijack the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the State. He claimed he was called those names when he was working with President Muhammadu Buhari and Bola Tinubu to form the party. Rochas Okorocha, who spoke to Vanguard through his Special Assistant on Security, Dr. Chris Chukwuemeka Ekwueme, said it was impossible…

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