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Friends, Colleagues Shower Encomiums On Wale Sadiq @50

It was encomiums galore  on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 when Deacon (Dr) Wale Sadeeq, Assistant Editor-in- Chief, News Agency of Nigeria NAN played host to friends, colleagues and family members at his Progressive Estate, Oluyole Extension, Ibadan residence to commemorate his 50 years existence on the surface of the earth. Dr Wale Sadeeq, and wife, Olurinola could not hide their ...

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Gbade Ojo’s Daughter, Temitope Weds In Style

Saturday January 26, 2019 would remain a day to remember for a long time for the families of Dr Gbade Ojo, the chief of staff to Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi and Mr Samuel Tifase when their daughter, Temitope Adewunmi and son, Taiwo Oladayo were joined together in holy matrimony at the Sanctuary of Christ Evangelical Church, Ibadan. The ...

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Prophet Segun Matilukuro Weds Heart-throb, Adeola In Grand Style

The society wedding ceremony between Prophet (Prince) Segun Matilukuro and former Miss Adeola Olanike Olofinsawo was solemnized at the weekend in Ibadan in grand style. The one-in-town wedding ceremony which took place in Ibadan on Saturday was witnessed by royal fathers from Ijebuland and scores of ministers of God within Ibadan and outside the country. The two families of Engr ...

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Exclusive: Another Comedian, ‘Ajimojasan’ Dies At 78

Barely two two weeks after the demise of Moses Adejumo, popularly known as Baba Sala, another comedian, Pa Ola Omonitan, popularly known as Ajimojasan is dead, World Street Journal e-newspaper can authoritatively report. Ajimojasan died at the age of 78 years. Pa Ola Omonitan, popularly known by his stage name Ajimajasan was one of the earliest Yoruba theatre artistes to ...

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Breaking News: Baba Sala Is Dead!

Nigeria’s king of comedy, Moses Olaiya Adejumo, popularly called Baba Sala is dead. The veteran theatre art practitioner who had suffered old age ailment for a long while had been rumoured to have passed on, several times. One of his sons, Emmanuel Adejumo, aka Boisala announced his demise in the early hours of Monday, October 8, 2018. “My Daddy is ...

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Son Attempts To Use Mother For Money Ritual, Allegedly Smashes Her Head

Taiwo Akinola, 29, was on Sunday arrested for allegedly attempting to murder his mother, Mrs Alice Iyabo Akinola, for a money-making ritual. Taiwo was arrested after his nephew, Faruk, raised an alarm upon seeing his grandmother covered in blood in their home at  No.2 Raji Ajanaku street, Alaja Road, Ayobo, Lagos. According to a press statement made available by the ...

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Oluponna Agog As Abidoye Abiosun Entombs Mum In Style

The rusty town of Oluponna near Iwo, Osun State came alive on Friday, August 17, 2019 when the remains of Deaconess Christiana Mopelola Atoke Abiosun were committed to the mother earth. The glamorous final home-coming for mama started with a well-attended burial and outing service at the Saint Peter’s Anglican Church, Oluponna where her sterling qualities as a renowned Christian ...

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American Singer Tina Turner’s Eldest Son, Craig, Commits Suicide

‘What’s love got to do with it’ singer, Tina Turner, 78, has lost her 59-year-old son, Craig Turner, who was confirmed dead after an apparent suicide, the police says. According to Variety, the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner said the American-born Swiss singer’s son was found dead on Tuesday afternoon at his home in Studio City, California, with a ...

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Breaking News: Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Declared Husband And Wife

Prince Harry and US TV star Meghan Markle were married in Windsor Castle on Saturday in a star-studded and emotional ceremony watched live by cheering crowds and beamed into homes around the world. Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, the spiritual leader of the world’s Anglicans, declared the couple husband and wife after they exchanged vows and rings. The American actress ...

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Pregnant Woman Wins Goldberg Ariya Repete Talent Hunt

Olubunmi Sadiq, a pregnant woman, led her Oludare Cultural Group to emerge top in the drumming category, winning N1 million cash prize in the recently concluded Ariya Repete talent hunt at Trans Amusement Park, Ibadan, Oyo State. Other winners at the keenly contested event were Ashafa Olushola Martins who got N2 million prize for emerging tops in the Fuji category, ...

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