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Six varsity lecturers get N8m research grants

Six lecturers from Nigerian Universities have been awarded 33,090 pounds (N8.6million) as Research Travel Grants to the United Kingdom by the British Council in Nigeria. The ...

Barcelona’s transfer ban suspended

Spanish giants Barcelona’s transfer ban has been suspended until a final decision on the club’s appeal against the ban has been taken FIFA has announced that ...

Eagles get May 27 deadline for Scotland friendly

Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, on Tuesday said players invited for the friendly against Scotland are expected to arrive the team’s camp latest on May ...

US threatens more sanctions for Russia

The United States has warned Russia to tone down its aggressive rhetoric on Ukraine, or face further sanctions, the BBC reports. US Secretary of State John ...

'We can still be friends': Alex Salmond ventures into England on St George's Day to make the case for Scottish independence

First Minister uses major speech in Carlisle to woo the EnglishMarks latest attempt to 'love bomb' people living south of the BorderArgues a 'strong and ...

Ukraine re-launches 'anti-terrorist' operation against pro-Russian rebels after body of 'brutally tortured' politician is found in river

Ukraine ends Easter truce after two bodies found near town of SlavianskOne was Vladimir Rybak, a member of president's Batkivshchyna partyPresident said councillor in town ...

Banky W Plays Bestman Role in Tiwa Savage & Tee Billz Wedding

It's no longer news that female Pop singer, Tiwa Savage and her husband/manager, Tunji Balogun, popularly called, Tee Billz are staging their fairytale white wedding ...

Genevieve Nnaji Storms Friend's Traditional Marriage in Nnewi

Genevieve Nnaji honoured her close friend, Linda Onyinye Chukwuma, during her traditional marriage in Nnewi, Anambra state yesterday. Onyinye Chukwuma is the daughter billionaire businessman ...

Yemi Alade Dazzles In Pink Outfit

Fast-rising and sensational Nigerian pop artiste, Yemi Eberechi Alade is a gorgeous and performing singer who debuted in the music entertainment industry in the year ...

Pictures From Hadiza Okoya, Olamiju Akala Lavish Wedding

Daughter of Nigerian billionaire industrialist, Chief Rasaq Akanni Okoya, Hadiza Okoya tied the knot with her hubby, Olamiju Akala, on Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014. ...

Seun Kuti To Lead 'Fight' Against Boko Haram

For the very first time, a youth is finally leading protest against Boko Haram insurgencies in the country.Reports gathered has it that, son of late ...

Olamide emerge as MTV Base Awards nominee

Recall that that earlier in the year, MTV Base celebrated him at their head office in Lagos, as the Artiste of The Month of March, ...

Anger over Boko Haram’s abduction of 234 girls

Aregbesola, Fashola, NBA, seek action  Protest in Ilorin It was meant to be a ceremony for the presentation of a book. But yesterday’s event was not just ...

Officials plan response to massive waivers allegation

There is unease in government circles over the allegation that Nigeria will lose billions of naira to waivers granted some businessmen to import 290 luxury ...

Resource Control splits National Conference delegates

There were fireworks at the Committee on Devolution of Power as northern delegates and their counterparts from the South South refused to back down on ...

Northeast as a military cum political conundrum

President Goodluck Jonathan will today be meeting with security chiefs and state governors in what is billed to be momentous and far-reaching discussions on the ...

Allegation against Tinubu unfounded, says group

A group of Lagos politicians, the New Justice Forum (NJF) has condemned the allegation by some members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos ...

Cattle breeders hail govt

The national body of cattle breeders, the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), has hailed the Federal Government for setting up a committee ...

‘Nigeria not conducive for learning’

Professor of Education, Bayo Okunade, has said the country is not conducive for learning. Okunade, who doubles as the Director of Distance Learning Centre, University of ...

Two die in tanker explosion

Two suspected oil thieves were yesterday burnt to death in a tanker explosion at Ivue-Uromi, Esan North East Local Government Area of Edo State. Two others ...

Suspected serial fraudster in police net

A FARMER, Godwin Diavel, who allegedly withdraws money from accounts of bank customers, has been arrested by the police in Lagos. Operatives attached to the Special ...

APC governors: we didn’t boycott Security Council meeting

Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC), under the aegis of the Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF), have said they did not boycott last Thursday’s National ...

Basketmouth Shows Off Expensive Wrist Watch

Every celebrity seems to be showing off their assets these days on social media platforms, especially their wrist watches. Not too long ago, Freeze of ...

Osita ‘Pawpaw’ Iheme Inspires Students With New Book

Nollywood actor, Osita Iheme, well known as Pawpaw, who just received an endorsement from the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), has reportedly contracted Africana First ...

WizKid’s Agbada Attire; Hot Or Not

Do you have a story/gist for publication? Please email it to story@nigeriafilms.com ...

Rita Dominic, Omoni Oboli To Storm Port Harcourt For Children

No doubt, the reading culture in Africa, especially in Nigeria is said to be declining. It is a common saying that ‘if a secret is ...

No DJ Collects Money From Artistes To Play Their Songs--DJ Nana

Popular female Disk Jocker, Nana Abedoh aka DJ Nana, has noted that DJs do not ask for money from artists before playing their songs contrary ...

Annie Macaulay Returns To Movie Location With Ini Edo

Wife of African music star, 2Face Idibia, Annie Macaulay, has resumed to the job that got her lots of fans, acting. The actress returned to ...

Actor Macaulay Culkin falls victim to death hoax

A post claiming that the 33-year-old actor had died began to circulate on Facebook Sunday. Macaulay Culkin fell victim to a death hoax over the weekend.A ...

Yosemite climber falls 30 feet, rescued by helicopter

 Authorities say a rock climber at Yosemite National Park had to be rescued by helicopter after falling 30 feet and suffering major injuries.The 26-year-old man ...

Richard Gere Secretly Dating Padma Lakshmi

Could Richard Gere's new pretty woman come with a dash of spice and plenty of flavor? After Page Six reported that the 64-year-old actor is ...

Tiwa Savage Arrives Dubai Ahead Saturday's Wedding

Sensational singer, Tiwa Savage and her sweetheart, Tunji ‘Tee Billz’ Balogun are already set for their white wedding ceremony holding this Saturday, April 26, 2014. ...

This is the moment Ukrainian thugs beat up a young pro-Russian man and throw him into a RIVER

Video appears to show two activists apparently threaten younger manHe is apparently slapped before being picked up and thrown into riverThere has been no from ...

Actress Vivien Leigh's country retreat where her ashes were scattered goes on sale for £3.5 million

Country estate, which includes bluebell wood, walled garden and gardener's cottage, bought by the actress in 1961She used the estate to get away from London, ...

Elin Nordegren and Lindsey Vonn now good friends, making Tiger Woods’s life easier

After the very public divorce between Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren, it seemed like the most unlikely thing in the world was that the next ...

Bust of Romania's former first lady Arethia Tatarescu in row as 'breasts are too large'

Gorj County Council paid 5,000 euros (£4,110) for the workArtist Paul Popescu asked to make breasts smallerArethia Tatarescu was born in the city of Targu-Jiu ...

Rat-like cunning: Now 18-INCH super-rats invade Luton - and they're smart enough to take food without stepping into traps

Super-rat plague has spread to Luton as town faces monster menace'Intelligent' super-rats who can avoid baited traps spotted in the town Litterbugs blamed on super-rat ...

Council slammed by cyclists after bike lane of just 13 FEET is painted on street

A cycle path measuring 13 feet is slammed by cyclists for being too shortCyclist Will Jones, 22, said it makes the council 'a laughing stock'Derbyshire ...

Watch: The horrifying moment pair of backpackers were robbed at gunpoint by masked bandits in Guatemala - and it was ALL caught on headcam

Heidi Burton has been travelling in South America since NovemberMet Dan Landsborough in Mexico and pair are biking through GuatemalaWere riding down dirt road in ...

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