Winners Emerge in BCG Essay Writing Contest for Womens Day


A student of Corona Secondary School, Agbara Estate, Ogun State, Miss Tamaramiebi Akika, has emerged winner of the second edition of the annual BCG Lagos International Women’s Day (IWD) essay writing contest. The annual competition is designed to foster deep intellectual engagement with young students in celebration of women.  Each […]

Nigerian Idol: Select the Best of the ‘Worst’ in the Wooden Mic Competition

Auditions in the ongoing Nigerian Idol season 6 competition have featured the good, bad and unbelievable singing talents across the country. The competition grows fiercer as the contestants are narrowed down to the Top 10 and then will proceed to the Nigerian Idol live shows, which begins from Sunday, 9th May. As viewers wait to see how the show pans out, the organizers have announced a special […]

Ooni Canvases for Locally Made Products as Titan Farms Opens Rice Factory in Ibadan

The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II has urged Nigerians to patronize locally made products, stating that such gesture is required to grow the country’s economy. Ooni Ogunwusi made the call on Thursday at his Ile Oodua Palace Ile-Ife, while playing host to management […]

Police to Release Baba Ijesha Within 24hours-Says No Case of Defilement Against Him

A senior officer at the Lagos State Police Command has confirmed to PUNCH Metro that a directive had been given for the release of Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, aka Baba Ijesha, from custody. The source said due to the ongoing strike by members of the Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria, […]

Lancelot Imasuen’s Movie ‘Wede’ Premiere Highlight Activities For His 50th Birthday Celebration

As part of the activities lined up for the 50th birthday celebration of Africa most consistent filmmaker Amb. Lancelot oduwa imasuen, Multiple award winning movie Wede, an adoption of Prof. Julie Okoh’s Edewede will be holding its world premiere in Uromi, Esan South East Local Government Area of Edo state. […]

Showmax Reduces Subscription Fees on Mobile Plan, Now NGN 1200 per month 

Streaming service Showmax reduces cost for its mobile-only entertainment plan while all other prices remain unchanged. Starting Monday, 19 April 2021, Showmax mobile subscribers in Nigeria will pay NGN 1,200 a month for access to the full Showmax catalogue on a single mobile device.  Almost a 20% reduction from the previous price point of NGN 1,450.  Speaking about […]