‘Why I Sacked My Commissioner’- Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has given a hint on why he dissolved his cabinet. He, however, insisted that there was no crack in his government. The governor said that the dissolution of the State Executive Council was done in consultation with the leadership of the PDP in the state. He spoke during the Election Thanksgiving Service in honour of the Majority Whip, of Rivers State House of Assembly, Evans Bipi, at Saint Martin’s Anglican

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MTN Ends Sponsorship Deal With Who Wants To Be A Millionaire’ After 13 Years

Popular Nigerian TV show, ‘Who Wants To Be A Millionaire’ has gone on a hiatus, for the first time since its inception 13 years ago. The 13th season of the popular family quiz show ended yesterday, June 25, 2017 and won’t be back until the show gets a new sponsor. The host, Frank Edoho, took to social media to announce this break and said it is because the show’s sponsor, MTN Nigeria has pulled out.

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Checkout Full List of 2017 BET Winners

Video of the year: Bruno Mars, “24K Magic”; Beyonce, “Sorry” Best male R&B/pop artist: Bruno Mars Best female R&B/pop Artist: Beyonce Best male hip hop artist: Kendrick Lamar Best female hip hop artist: Remy Ma Best new artist: Chance the Rapper Album of the year: Beyonce, “Lemonade” Best group: Migos Best gospel/inspirational award: Lecrae Best collaboration: Chance the Rapper feat Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz, “No Problem”; Migos featuring Lil Uzi Vert, “Bad and Boujee”

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Strike: ASUU Goes Tough On FG, Vows To Resist Hike In Tuition Fees In Nigerian Universities

The President of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Biodun Ogunyemi, has vowed that the union will resist any attempt to increase tuition fees in the country’s public universities. While speaking in an exclusive chat with Premium Times, the ASUU president also assured that the union will embark on an industrial action if the federal government fails to meet its demand on adequate funding of the institutions and payment of salaries. He said: “We will

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Sauce Kid a.k.a Sinzu Sentenced to 2 Years Jail Term for Stealing $15,388

Rapper Sauce Kid, often referred to as Sinzu born Babalola Falemi has been battling legal troubles since leaving Nigeria for the U.S. The rapper, who represented Ogba area of Lagos while in Nigeria has been arrested severally and has indeed spent time before. He has now, pleased guilty of $15,388 fraud, sentenced to 2years in U.S jail. According to reports, he was sentenced to 2years in federal prison after stealing $15,388 during a visit last

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Fans Claim They Spot Ilicit Drugs in Wizkid’s Latest Photo

Wizkid is in the news again but this time for a wrong reason as fans are saying they spot what appears to be a powdered drugs in the latest photo the singer shared on Instagram. Wizkid, who has been accused of using illicit drugs in the past, forgot , has since disabled comments on the post on Instagram. Wizkid won his second BET Award on Saturday

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Wizkid Wins 2017 BET Best International Act: Africa, For 2nd Time

Actions speak louder than words they say!! Nigerian singer, Wizkid has shaken off competitions from industry rival Davido, Mr Eazi, Tekno to win the 2017 BET best international act in Africa, This is his second time. Congrats Man

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Durella – Otipe [VIDEO]

TC Group presents Durella the king of the zanga with his spanking new single and video titled – “Otipe“. He’s been gone from the music scene for a while now and sure glad he is back. Otipe is a love song that sees Durella longing after his lover. Watch video below:

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Governor Wike Sacks All Members Of His Cabinet

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has sacked all members of his cabinet, less than 48 hours after the State’s commissioner of information Austin Tam-George resigned. Tam-George had tendered his resignation less than 24 hours after Harrison Iheanyichukwu, the state commissioner for works, was sacked. “I wish to resign my appointment as commissioner for information and communication with effect from today, June 23, 2017,” his resignation letter read. “I have handed over officially to the

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Mr 2Kay – Belema [Music]

Singer, Mr. 2Kay has just released a love ballad titled “Belema” and according to his publicist, “this is the song that will make him great!” “Belema” is an Ijaw phrase for “Love” and “Sweetness” and in this context, Mr. 2Kay delivers an ode to his love interest and garnishes it with a contemporary highlife beat produced by Micon. According to Mr. 2Kay, “Belema” opens the door to his next album which will be released before

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