ATP Rio Open : Nadal, Ferrer on course for final showdown

TVC E, SPORTS - Top seeds Rafa Nadal and David Ferrer are still on course for a final showdown at the ATP Rio Open after both progressed to the next round. Top seed, Nadal beat fellow Spaniard Nicolas Almagro 6-3, 7-5.  Nadal will meet unseeded Alexandr Dolgopolov in Friday's quarter final. Ferrer, meanwhile needed three sets to get past Spaniard Albert Ramos-Vinolas 4-6, 6-1, 6-4. The second seed faces fifth seeded Austrian Dominic Thiem next....

Wizkid asks to collaborate with Davido

[caption id="attachment_10962" align="alignleft" width="296"] Wizkid[/caption]  Wizkid has finally made a move to bring a long awaited dream of the Nigerian fans to life as he asks to collaborate withDavido on a song. As inevitable as this collaboration seems, considering their level of fame, it has been a long time coming and highly anticipated. The revelation was made in the cover feature of Davido for Fadar magazine's 2nd Global issue. Rawiya Kameir, the reporter behind the stellar article for Davido's feature, reveals that Wizkid had called Davido's manager, Kamal Ajiboye, reveals saying: "It’s Wizkid himself, asking whether Davido might be down for some sort of collaboration, an official end to the stalemate"...

Buhari gets SA on Digital/New Media

TVC E, POLITICS - President Muhammadu Buhari  has appointed Tolu Ogunlesi as his Special Assistant on Digital/New Media. Ogunlesi, a renowned blogger and journalist, graduated from the University of Ibadan in 2004. He obtained a Masters Degree in Creative Writing from University of East Anglia, United Kingdom, in 2011. Until his appointment, Ogunlesi worked as a Feature Editor and Editorial Board member of NEXT. He also worked as a West Africa Editor for The Africa Report in 2014 and 2015. His appointment is with immediate effect....

Psquare group reportedly in N8m mess

[caption id="attachment_10946" align="alignnone" width="300"] Psquare Squareville drama, Courtesy: Pulse[/caption] After a hectic week the pop group Psquare have reportedly found itself in a eight million Naira mess. According to a source, policemen stormed the Omole mansion of Psquare known popularly as Squareville which led to a scene. The drama was as a result of Psquare allegedly failing to perform at a concert in Benin after being paid the sum of N8m....

UK to train Calabar garment factory workers

TVC E, BUSINESS - The British Government has expressed its readiness to train the needed manpower for the take-off of the Calabar garment factory. Ahead of the upcoming inauguration in March, the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Paul Arkwright, disclosed this while on an inspection of the ongoing work at the project site. The envoy whose country is known for great expertise in garment making, lauded the efforts of Governor Ben Ayade in initiating the project. He said that he would be willing to bring in expatriates from Britain to train the factory’s workforce in some critical areas of textile making to build the needed capacity and create the desired jobs. Arkwright said he had been talking to Governor Ayade about the UK helping in creating employment opportunities and growth through aggressive entrepreneurship training programmes.  ...

Asaba to host Milo basketball finals

For the first time since its inception in 1999, the national finals of the Nestle Milo Secondary School Basketball Championship, has been moved out of Lagos State. It will be held in Asaba, the Delta State capital this year. The organisers of the championship, who made this announcement at a press conference heralding the 18th edition of the tournament on Thursday in Lagos, said the final play-offs will hold between June 5 and 12 at the Asaba Stadium. The competition will feature four conferences: the Western Conference, which will be held in Lagos from April 21 to 27, with school teams from Delta, Edo, Ekiti, Ondo, Ogun, Oyo and Lagos states....

Yemi Alade holds “Mama Africa” listening party in London

[caption id="attachment_10930" align="alignleft" width="300"] Yemi Alade[/caption] Yemi Alade held a listening party for her forthcoming album “Mama Africa” (The Diary Of An African Woman) last night (February 18) in the United Kingdom. The exclusive event was hosted at The Tunnel in London. Earlier this week, she revealed the artwork for her highly anticipated album, which is scheduled for release in March 2016. [caption id="attachment_10931" align="alignleft" width="300"] Yemi Alade 'Mama Africa' Album Cover[/caption] The cover design was done by Onazi Ogaba for Unravel GFX while Alade's photograph was taken by Emmanuel Oyeleke. The project is a follow up to the Effyzzie Music Group artist’s debut album “King of Queens” which was released October 2, 2014. ....

UK Court dissolves Oyakhilome’s marriage

[caption id="attachment_10917" align="alignleft" width="300"] Pastor-Chris-and-Anita-Oyakhilome[/caption] TVC  E - It is over between Pastor Chris Oyakhilome and former wife, Anita, a United Kingdom's high court has ruled. The Court dissolved the marriage between the founder of Christ Embassy, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome and his former wife, Anita. Consequently, Anita has severed her link with the church also known as Believers LoveWorld INC. A statement issued on Anita’s behalf by her solicitors: Attwaters Jameson Hill, said the divorce was finalised on February 8 after which she dropped Oyahkilome from her name. [caption id="attachment_10918" align="alignleft" width="300"] Pastor-Chris-and-Anita-Oyakhilome[/caption] The statement published on the United Kingdom-based law firm’s website reads, “We have been requested by Anita Oyakhilome to confirm that on 8th February 2016 a decree absolute was pronounced in the High Court of Justice Principal Registry of the Family Division dissolving her marriage to Christian Onehirokpeana Oyakhilome. “Anita Oyakhilome would like to confirm that she is no longer involved in or part...

Natural way to abort pregnancy

TVC E. Unsurprisingly, a majority of women prefer to carry out complete abortion safely in the comfort of their homes. Still, you have to ensure safety first.   And bear in mind that this is because aborting at a wrong time using the wrong methods can quickly lead to great consequences that could have been avoided. The idea of terminating your pregnancy at home may randomly pop as an idea. But, it is recommended that you really weigh the beneficial and adverse effects before you move on with the decision to use home remedies for pregnancy. The natural way to abort unwanted pregnancy are in 3 stages which includes: Food Drugs Herbs List of Best Home Remedies to Terminate a Pregnancy Foods Sesame Seeds Sesame seeds are a healthy inclusion to the diets of many people around the world. Notwithstanding, it has an infamous property of inducing abortion.Intake may be by directly ingesting a handful of sesame...

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