Advocates

Obaseki advocates reduction of 162 PDP aspirants eyeing Edo assembly

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has underscored the importance of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) going into 2023 general election with a united front. The governor spoke when he met with 162 PDP aspirants for the state House of Assembly alongside party leaders and other Edo PDP officials, at the Government House, Benin City. Obaseki […]

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Cinematographer Ellen Kuras Advocates for On-Set Safety

Cinematographer Ellen Kuras became the first woman to receive the ASC Lifetime Achievement Award at the ASC Awards in Hollywood on Sunday night. Kuras, whose credits include “Summer of Sam,” “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” and “Blow,” called attention to long working hours on set and advocated for on-set safety during her acceptance speech. […]

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Durbar Hotel: Court Fixes Date For Late Dictator, Sani Abacha’s Family To Prove Ownership

Three Senior Advocates of Nigeria and seven other senior lawyers were employed to secure the hotel for the family. Get latest news from Globaltimesng

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Durbar Hotel: Court fixes April 4 for Abacha family to prove ownership

A Kaduna State High Court presided over by Justice Hannatu Balogun has fixed April 4th, 2022 for proof of case in the suit brought before it by Durbar Hotel Plc. against the Kaduna State Government. The family a late former military Head of State, General Sani Abacha, had dragged the state government before the court […]

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‘Cultural Vandalism’ of Kids’ TV Will Affect the Wider Audience, Says U.K. Children’s Media Foundation Chief

The U.K. government’s decision last week to shut down the pioneering BFI Young Audiences Content Fund sent shockwaves around the industry. Among those incensed was Anna Home, chair of the Children’s Media Foundation (CMF), a non-profit organization focused on securing the best media choices for young people on all platforms. Home, a BAFTA-winning TV producer […]

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ABC News Plans Two Primetime Specials to Honor Black History Month

ABC News is planning a wide array of special coverage in February devoted to Black History Month, including two primetime specials and bespoke segments across the news division’s various programs. “While we remain dedicated to telling the impactful and important stories around the Black community all year long, ABC News will provide special coverage throughout […]

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Baba Ijesha To Open Defence Against S3xual Assault Allegation On February 17

Baba Ijesha The Sexual Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos has fixed February 17 for embattled Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju James, popularly known as Baba Ijesha, to open his defence over allegations of sexually assaulting a minor. Baba Ijesha is facing six counts bordering on the indecent treatment of a child, sexual assault, attempted sexual assault […]

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“Losing Him Was Actually a Gain Not a Loss” – Wife Of Mercy Aigbe’s New Husband Reveals

Wife of movie marketer and alleged Mercy aigbe’s husband, Funsho Adeoti has finally spoken on her husband’s (Kazim Adeoti)marriage to actress Mercy Aigbe. Mercy Aigbe is currently trending on several social media platforms over her marriage to Kazim Adeoti, who many people believed snatched the man from his wife. Amidst the backslashes and criticisms, Mercy […]

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‘He looks like the new man’ – Nigerians point out striking semblance between Mercy Aigbe’s son and new lover

Netizens have reacted to the alleged striking resemblance between the new lover of the popular Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe, and her ex-husband’s son, Juwon. This comes hours after the news of the actress’ secret marriage to her married lover, Adekaz, the CEO of IbakaTV made waves across the internet space. Netizens, however, insinuate that Lanre Gentry‘s son, […]

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Morning habits doctors and psychologists wish you would do

health-related, like the fact that I get to exercise, or that I have access to healthy food.”  Other times, it can be something like nice weather, people or pets you love in your life, or a funny show you watched on TV.  “The reason I do this is that practicing gratitude has the potential to […]

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Unhinged homeless man Simon Martial admits to deadly Times Square subway shove, declares himself ‘God’

into an oncoming subway train in Times Square as he was marched out of a Midtown Manhattan police station to face a judge Saturday night. “Go f— yourself,” Simon Martial, 61, yelled at reporters as he was escorted out of the Midtown South precinct wearing a white Tyvek suit, a cloth mask, slippers and a […]

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Illinois judge who reversed teen’s sex assault conviction removed from criminal cases

who sparked outrage after reversing an 18-year-old man’s sexual assault conviction last week has been removed from handling criminal cases. Adams County Judge Robert Adrian was reassigned to civil matters such as small claims and probate dockets in an administrative order issued Thursday by Chief Judge Frank McCartney of the Eighth Judicial Circuit, according, the […]

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Star-studded Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward miniseries going to CNN+

death in 2008 — an anomaly in Hollywood. Woodward is still alive today at 91 years old. They shared three children. Hawke, 51, got involved in the project after one of Woodward’s and Newman’s daughters asked him at the peak of the pandemic to direct a documentary about her famous parents. “Exploring Woodward and Newman […]

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I Go Dye dedicates UN peace award to #EndSARS victims

Comedian Francis Agoda aka I Go Dye has dedicated his United Nations Eminent Global Peace Adovacate Appointment and Award to the victims of the October 2020 #EndSARS protest. The 42-year-old made this known in an Instagram post on Monday. Sharing a photo of the award, I Go Dye wrote: “I wholeheartedly dedicate this United Nations […]

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TN Activist David Hayes Arrested And Allegedly Assaulted By Police At City Meeting About Policing [VIDEO]

You can’t reform this! Source: Douglas Sacha / Getty Every time police seem to take one step forward towards actually protecting and serving, the boys in blue can’t wait to take several steps back and drag Black citizens with them. Knox News reports a meeting held by the city of Knoxville, TN to improve relations […]

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It’s not about funding – it’s about having the will to fix the problems we foist on our police

Bill Bratton posted a photo to Twitter of an E-train car at 42nd Street and Eighth Avenue occupied by presumably homeless people, covered in blankets, their possessions scattered across the seats and floor. “Imagine the cops’ frustration with no support to deal with it!” Bratton wrote. “Of course they’re frustrated,” AOC rightly responded. “It’s not […]

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How public schools brainwash young kids with harmful transgender ideology

His administration announced this month that by April, it will enhance the legal entitlements of transgender public-school students, with new guarantees regarding access to bathrooms, locker rooms and sports competitions. These issues grab the headlines, but they’re less harmful to most students than the damage being done by the distortion of the school curriculum. From the […]

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Activists, CSOs charge Nigerian parliament to override Buhari’s veto on e-transmission, other electoral reforms

Following President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal to give his assent on the electoral amendment bill, individuals and civil society organisations have reacted to the decision, expressing their displeasure.  In a letter to Senate President Ahmed Lawan, Mr Buhari cited “high cost of conducting direct primaries, the security challenge of monitoring the election, violation of citizens’ rights […]

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