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Anti-LGBT+ bill: “Will I be jailed if I interview Bob Risky?”- Paul Adom Otchere quizzes
Popular TV host, Paul Adom Otchere has voiced concerns over potential legal consequences for interviewing transgender individuals, specifically mentioning Nigerian personality Bob Risky following the passing of the Promotion of Proper Human Sexual Rights and Ghanaian Family Values Bill, 2021 known as the Anti - LGBTQ+ bill by Ghana's Parliament. ...
Dangote said Nigeria needed a conducive business environment that provided incentives for the efficient use of existing knowledge. ...
The power minister said the recent drop in power generation in the country was due to gas suppliers halting supply for generation over the indebtedness to producers. ...
Why I Won’t Celebrate My 67th Birthday ..Fuji Artiste Kwam 1
 The Mayegun of Yorubaland, Fuji music icon, King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal, popularly known as K1 De Ultimate, has explained his 67th birthday will not be business as usual due to the challenging economy facing Nigeria.K1 announced the cancellation of his annual carnival celebration in a statement on his Instagram page.K1 De Ultimate, whose birthday is on March 3rd, traditionally...
Dangote advises Nigeria to transit to knowledge-based economy
Africa’s richest man and Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has recommended that Nigeria moves from resource-based to knowledge-based economy.   Dangote made the recommendation in a pre-convocation lecture he delivered as part of activities lined up for the 38th convocation of the Bayero University, Kano, at the weekend.   “Given the tremendous benefits that knowledge economy offers, it is vital that Nigeria makes the...
Hardship: Your 2027 comment alien to us – TUC responds to Tinubu
The Trade Union Congress, TUC, has responded to a recent jibe thrown at labour unions in the country by President Bola Tinubu.   Tinubu had on Thursday, bared his disappointment on the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress and the TUC, saying a situation where they indirectly got entangled in the Nigerian politics was unacceptable.   Taking further swipe at them, he accused both unions of instigating...
“He is asking for Oduduwa nation” – Miyetti Allah calls for arrest of Sunday Igboho
The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has called for the immediate arrest and prosecution of Sunday Igboho, a prominent figure in the South West, following his recent inflammatory statements demanding the expulsion of Fulani cattle breeders from Yoruba land. In a press release signed by MACBAN’s national president, Baba Othman Ngelzarma, the association described Igboho’s statements as...
“Tinubu disconnected from realities faced by Nigerians daily” – NLC blasts president
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has strongly criticized President Bola Ahmed Tinubu for his recent comments, accusing him of being disconnected from the daily realities faced by Nigerians. In response to Tinubu’s remarks during the commissioning of the Lagos railway red line project, where he questioned the moral ground of the organized labour to challenge his administration’s policies, the NLC...
Practice What You Preach – Comedian Deeone Calls Out Phyna For Exposing Her Body in Skincare Ad
In latest development, Comedian Deeone has taken to Instagram to caution reality tv star Phyna against preaching about things that she still practices. Taking to his page, he shared a video of Phyna rocking a bra while advertising for the popular skincare brand Rixari. He also shared a video of her with some weeks back where she was cautioning...
The federal government on Friday admitted that despite all its efforts, including sinking over N5 trillion into electricity subsidies in the last few years, over 100 million Nigerians still do not have access to reliable power supply. Speaking on the last day of the Nigeria International Energy Summit (NIES) in Abuja, the Special Adviser to President Bola Tinubu on Energy,...
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has given political parties 20 days to upload the personal particulars and names of their nominated candidates to the commission’s portal. INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Sam Olumekun, in a statement on Friday, stated that the portal would open on Monday, March 4, 2024, by 9:00am and automatically shut...
Lawyers who sunk Elon Musk’s big pay package are now asking for nearly $6 billion worth of Tesla stock. Musk doesn’t seem happy.
Lawyers for a Tesla shareholder successfully sunk Elon Musk's $56 billion pay package from Tesla.Now they're asking a judge for about 11% of the Tesla shares, worth about $6 billion, for attorneys fees.Musk called the ask "criminal."Lawyers for a Tesla shareholder successfully argued in a Delaware court that Elon Musk doesn't deserve a $55-billion compensation package for his work at...
Ivanka Trump and her shiny sari are attempting to single-handedly revive the glamorous face of Trumpworld at Ambani’s pre-wedding bash
Also spotted at the festivities were Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan. The extensive guest list for the weekend's billionaire bonanza also includes Rihanna, Bill Gates, and Sundar Pichai.Before the 2016 election, Trump was a glamorous daughter of a New York businessman. Then came former President Donald Trump's onslaught of legal troubles and controversies, some of which involved...
Review: Cobhams Asuquo Gives Performance Of A Lifetime At The Reach Launch
Read Later (0) Close Login to use this feature or Sign Up to be a part of the gang.No account yet? RegisterIt was a night to unveil The Macallan’s 81-year-old Single Malt whisky, The Reach and what better way is there to serenade guests at the event than to have a singer and songwriter whose very career represents the...
Why Nigerian Artistes Need To Leave Sacred Religious Symbols Alone
Read Later (0) Close Login to use this feature or Sign Up to be a part of the gang.No account yet? RegisterThere is a difference between using religious symbols in the context in which they should be used and using those symbols as an aesthetic to bolster an artistes god complex – Many times, pop artistes lean to the...
100 Dollars to Naira Black Market Today 2 March 2024
100 Dollars to Naira Black Market Today 2 March 2024 can be accessed below.. GoldenNewsNg has obtained the official naira black market exchange rate in Nigeria today including the Black Market rates, Bureau De Change (BDC), and CBN rates. Please note that the exchange rate is subject to hourly fluctuations influenced by the supply and demand of dollars in the market. As of...
Good News: Lagos Government Announce 35k Monthly Palliative Allowance
Good News: Lagos Government Announce 35k Monthly Palliative Allowance Good News: N35,000 Monthly Palliative Allowance for Lagos Teachers Announced Lagos Teachers Rejoice as Governor Approves N35,000 Monthly Allowance Lagos, Nigeria: In a welcome development for educators in the state, the Lagos State Government announced it will be extending the N35,000 monthly palliative allowance to all teachers, including those in primary schools. This decision...
Kizz Daniel teases fans with upcoming single ‘Showa’
Renowned Nigerian music sensation, Kizz Daniel, has once again captivated fans with the announcement of his upcoming single titled Showa. Following a string of successful releases including Twe Twe, Too Busy To Be Bae, and the remix of Twe Twe featuring industry heavyweight, Davido, Kizz Daniel continues to surprise and delight his audience with his musical prowess. Taking to Instagram on...
Nigerian street pop sensation, Portable, has taken to social media to express his frustration after discovering that some of his songs were inaccessible on international platforms. In a leaked audio conversation between Portable and his manager, Babyluvgram on Friday, March 1, 2024, the singer, whose real name is Habeeb Olalomi Oyegbile, voiced his dismay over being asked to pay...
Beverly Naya & Linda Ejiofor-Suleiman will Join Mary Edoro on #BNSCONVOS Today! Here’s How You Can Participate
Our enlightening Women’s Month Conversations are back! Join us every Saturday in March at 5PM WAT for #BNSCONVOS Opening the #BNSCONVOS for the 5th Edition of BellaNaija Style Women’s Month is a candid interview, powered by NIVEA, with 2 of Nollywood’s most sought-after stars — Beverly Naya and Linda Ejiofor-Suleiman. Join us as we delve into the world of beauty beyond...
“Biggie’s eyes set on something different” – BBNaija organizers hints special Season 9
Organizers of Africa’s most popular reality TV show, Big Brother Naija have hinted at the Season 9 being a deviation from the norm. Multichoice announced through its official social media page on Friday that Big Brother has its eyes set on something different. It may be recalled that the last season of BBNaija premiered in July 2023 as an All-Star edition...
I sold my blood for N10k to buy birthday gift for my crush – Nigerian man narrates
A Nigerian man has shared a hilarious story of the extreme lengthy he went to in order to please a girl he was chasing in the university. The guy known as Presh said that he sold his blood in order to raise money to buy a birthday gift for her as a way of proving his love. According to him, the...
One person has reportedly died and four hospitalized after consuming a cassava flour meal in Ogbomoso, Oyo State. The family of six were said to have eaten cassava flakes as Amala for dinner and the granddaughter died as a result of abdominal complications. According to source, the incident happened at residents of Temidire Atoyebi area of Ogbomoso in the Ogbomoso South/Ogo...
The Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Kazeem Alogba, has reassigned the case file of the criminal charge filed against the Chairman of Ibeto Energy Development Company, Chief Cletus Ibeto, and two other alleged N4.8 billion fraud to Justice Oyindamola Ogala. Justice Alogba decided after reviewing petitions written by the defendants against Justice Ismail Ijelu, who earlier presided over the...
Super Eagles: Odegbami tells NFF who to appoint as Peseiro’s replacement
Former Nigeria international, Segun Odegbami, has called on the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), to look inward for an indigenous coach to handle the Super Eagles. Odegbami made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Lagos. Recall that Jose Peseiro had in a farewell message on his official X handle on Friday, thanked the...
Sisi Quadri’s passing, shocking, devastating – Gov Adeleke
Governor Ademola Adeleke of Osun State has described the passing of Osun-born Nollywood actor, Tolani Quadri Oyebamiji, popularly known as Sisi Quadri as shocking and devastating. The governor in a condolence message by his spokesperson, Olawale Rasheed on Friday stated that the late thespian during his lifetime was a delight to watch on screen. Adeleke also stated that Sisi Quadri also...
Shettima therefore urged Nigerians that, the President not being a leader by accident, should be patient with him as he piloted the affairs of the country to success. ...
He urged the court to dissolve his marriage and grant him custody of the children. ...
In an extraordinary feat of culinary endurance, Chef Smith has captivated the world with a marathon cook-a-thon that has surpassed a staggering 700 hours. ...
Why CBN Revoked Licences Of Over 4,000 BDCs
 The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) continued its operation on Bureau De Change (BDC) operators, on Friday, revoking over 4,000 licences.The apex bank, which has been fighting hard to save the naira, announced this development in a statement issued by its Director of Corporate Communications, Sidi Ali Hakama.The statement revealed that a total of 4,173 BDCs were affected. Click...