Jonathan forms secret panel to renew dialogue with Boko Haram

President Goodluck Jonathan has constituted an eight-member committee to renew negotiations for ceasefire, amnesty and demobilisation of members of the Boko Haram sect. DailyPost gathered that they are to work outside the public view. This means that the media will not be briefed of happenings or level of progress. In fact, names of the committee […]

Anna Ebiere Banner wins Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2013`

Anna Ebiere Banner wins Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2013`

The 26th edition of the beauty pageant took place in Yenogoa, Bayelsa tonight the 20th of July, 2013 and 18-year-old Anna Ebiere representing Bayelsa State was crowned the winner. She will represent Nigeria at the Miss World pageant later this year. 18 year old Anna Ebiere Banner, representing Bayelsa State, beat 31 other contestants to […]

Celebrities gather for EMC Open House party

Last Saturday, founder of Entertainment Management Company (EMC), Sam Onyekwelume, hosted co-founder of TRACE, Olivier Laouchez, and representatives of Trace Urban, Trace Sports and FAB Media in Nigeria and Anglophone West Africa to a party in Lagos. It was attended by celebrities, such as Ramsey Noah, Kunle Afolayan, Ufuoma Ejenobor, Yvonne Ekwere and DJ Jimmy […]

‘I didn’t sleep my way to Miss Eko crown’

‘I didn’t sleep my way to Miss Eko crown’

As part of activities that ushered in the 18th National Sports Festival in Lagos, a beauty contest, Miss Eko Beauty Pageant was launched, where Grace Ekeoma, a young fashion designer niched the crown. Grace first got into the world of fashion as a 15-year-old, working in an industry that appreciated very tall girls. With her 5 […]

Bayelsa raises N300m for AMAA Awards

Bayelsa raises N300m for AMAA Awards

This year’s edition of the Africa Movies Academy Awards (AMAA) is poised to be the most glamorous as the First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, Governor Seriake Dickson and MRS Oil boss, Sayyu Dantata supervised Tuesday’s fund raising ceremony in which no less than N300 million was raised. The fundraiser held at the Congress Hall of the […]

Fanfare As Lagos Holds Colourful Carnival

Fanfare As Lagos Holds Colourful Carnival

•Participants at the Lagos Easter Carnival held at the Tafawa Balewa Square on Monday It was fanfare on Monday as the Lagos State Government staged a colourful carnival to celebrate Easter. The event, held at the Tafawa Balewa Square, TBS, Lagos Island, Lagos, southwest Nigeria, was witnessed by over 20,000 Lagosians and tourists from across […]

Lagos Motors show will be the best – Agwu

The Managing Director of BKG Exhibitions, Mr. Ifeanyi Agwu has said that the 2013 Lagos Motors will be one of the best ever organised by the company. Mr. Agwu who spoke to Vanguard on phone said that apart from the fact that the fair will be holding at a Five Star Hotel, many automobile franchise […]

Chico Ejiro plans movie for lovers

Chico Ejiro plans movie for lovers

NOLLYWOOD filmmaker, Chico Ejiro, has rounded up plans for a show tagged Love Fiesta; a dream valentine. Slated for February 14th, the event is to be hosted by Lawrence Lurrenz Onuzulike and Benita Nzeribe at the Oriental Hotel, Lekki, Lagos. According to reports, the producer plans to bring in Ashley Stephanie, a top Spanish singer, […]

‘Tango With Me’ on screen in Aberdeen

‘Tango With Me’ on screen in Aberdeen

by Group Tango With Me, an award winning Nollywood film by Mahmood Ali-Balogun and  Femi Kayode will be on screen in Aberdeen, United Kingdom on February 15 to mark this year’s Valentine celebration. The exclusive Aberdeen event according to a press release by Resource Director of TrendyPR/WeddingTrendy, Timi Badejo  will be screened  at the Belmont Picture […]

A diligent MD quits

by Our Reporter A send-forth was held for the outgoing Managing Director of Nigerite Limited, Mr Jean-Luc Viatour, at Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Ikeja, Lagos on Saturday. TAJUDEEN ADEBANJO was there The Club, a moderate but exquisite hall at Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Ikeja, Lagos is renowned for big events, especially the ones organised by corporate […]