Category: Society

Ecobank Drags Ex-Union Bank MD’s Hubby, Victor Osibodu, to Court Over N8.7b Debt

Owner of multi-billion Vigeo Holdings and husband of Funke Osibodu, one-time Managing Director of Ecobank and Union Bank Plc, Victor Gbolade Osibodu, has been taken to court by pan African financial institution, Ecobank, over a debt running into N8.7 billion. According to reports, a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos issued an order restraining the…

Alaafin Describes Gani Adams ‘Symbol of Yoruba Unity’

Paramount Yoruba traditional ruler, the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, on Saturday solicited support for the Aare Ona Kakanfo designate, Dr Gani Adams whom he described as the symbol of Yoruba unity. According to the monarch, the Oodua Peoples’ Congress, OPC, chieftain has done his own bit in addressing the division among the Yoruba…

Ooni Backs Hollywood and African Prestigious Awards 2017

Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, the Ooni of Ife, has backed the maiden Hollywood and African Prestigious Awards (HAPAwards) set to take place on November 18, 2017, at the Alex Theater in Glendale, California USA. This is part of his efforts to support the growth of African culture its heritage. During the event, American…

Tinubu, OBJ, Dangote For Oluwo’s 50th Birthday

Several important personalities have been lined up to grace the second anniversary on throne and 50th birthday of the Oluwo of Iwoland in Osun State, Oba Abdul-Rasheed Adewale Akanbi, Telu I. The twin event is slated for Saturday, October 7, 2017. The monarch has called on indigenes in diaspora to come home and contribute their…

Kazeem Olasunkanmi’s Large Heart, Marks Birthday With Orphans

Founder and CEO of newly established Gospel Television Cable Station called Yahweh TV, Kazeem Oyebanji Olasunkanmi, popularly known as Kazbaj, is the going by its slogan, the gospel heartbeat, showing all its programmes on Wale Adenuga Productions Television Cable also known as Wap TV Every Sunday. The programme runs between 1:30 – 2:pm and for…