Lagos launch 20 year tourism master plan, policy

A Tourism Master Plan and Policy which seeks to make Lagos State one of the top-five tourism hubs in Africa has been presented to the public at the Adeyemi-Bero Auditorium, Alausa, Ikeja. Speaking at the presentation, the State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, described the event as a critical step to further unlock aspects of Lagos towards becoming Africa’s tourism giant. He said: “Since our assumption … Continue reading Lagos launch 20 year tourism master plan, policy

Baba Ijesha: Iyabo apologises to TAMPAN, Jide Kosoko, Oga Bello, Yinka Quadri

Popular Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo, has apologised to the Theatre Arts and Motion Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigeria days after she was issued a stern warning over her outburst on social media on the ongoing trial of the embattled actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, fondly known as Baba Ijesha. Baba Ijesha has been charged with indecent treatment of a child, defilement of a child, sexual assault by … Continue reading Baba Ijesha: Iyabo apologises to TAMPAN, Jide Kosoko, Oga Bello, Yinka Quadri

France is sending a second Statue of Liberty to the US

New Yorkers have a surprise gift to look forward to for this Independence Day: a second Statue of Liberty sent by France. This new bronze statue, nicknamed the “little sister,” is one-sixteenth the size of the world-famous one that stands on Liberty Island. On Monday, during a special ceremony, the smaller sibling was lifted and loaded into a special container at the National Museum of … Continue reading France is sending a second Statue of Liberty to the US

I became virgin again after having my daughter, says Bisola Aiyeola

Bisola Aiyeola Nigerian actress and reality star, says she became a virgin again after she had birthed Joan Olanrewaju, her daughter. In a chat with Toke Makinwa, TV host, on her latest episode of TokeMoments, Aiyeola also disclosed that the last time she was on a date was four years ago. “No, no man yet. I decided to give myself peace of mind. I haven’t even … Continue reading I became virgin again after having my daughter, says Bisola Aiyeola

Lady Gaga had a ‘psychotic break’ after sexual assault left her pregnant

Lady Gaga has revealed she suffered a breakdown as a result of sexual assault that led to pregnancy. The star was 19 when she was raped by a male music producer, who had threatened to burn her music if she did not take her clothes off. She says her alleged rapist then “dropped me off pregnant on a corner… because I was vomiting and sick”. … Continue reading Lady Gaga had a ‘psychotic break’ after sexual assault left her pregnant

Supermodel Naomi Campbell Welcomes her first child at 50 in surprise Instagram post

Supermodel Naomi Campbell has welcomed her first child, announcing the unexpected birth Tuesday on social media. A representative for Campbell confirmed the news. “A beautiful little blessing has chosen me to be her mother,” Campbell wrote on Instagram. “So honoured to have this gentle soul in my life there are no words to describe the lifelong bond that I now share with you my angel. There is … Continue reading Supermodel Naomi Campbell Welcomes her first child at 50 in surprise Instagram post

Lagoss film city takes shape, as Sanwo-Olu approves 100 hectares for project

. . . Commissioner Gives Scorecard in Creative, Entertainment Sectors . . .  New Tourist, Heritage Sites Planned For Ikorodu, Badagry, Other Cities Lagos State Government is developing 100 hectares in Ejirin community in Epe division for the establishment of a Film City proposed by the administration of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to boost the Creative and Entertainment industry. Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf, … Continue reading Lagoss film city takes shape, as Sanwo-Olu approves 100 hectares for project

Nollywood loan: Lagos to offer interest free loans to filmmakers – RMD

Following the establishment of a Special Fund providing interest-free loans to eligible filmmakers resident in Lagos State by Governor Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, the Committee in charge of the administration of the loan has said that it will start accepting applications from interested persons soon. The Chairman of the Committee, Richard Mofe-Damijo, who made this known recently when members of the committee met to deliberate on … Continue reading Nollywood loan: Lagos to offer interest free loans to filmmakers – RMD

Ellen DeGeneres to end daytime talk show in 2022

The talk show host and her producers came under intense scrutiny in recent months after news reports detailed an allegedly toxic workplace. Ellen DeGeneres plans to end her daytime talk show after its upcoming 19th season. In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter published Wednesday, DeGeneres said “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” was no longer a challenge for her. “When you’re a creative person, you constantly need to … Continue reading Ellen DeGeneres to end daytime talk show in 2022

We’re committed to developing creative industry – Sanwo-Olu

…Says Lagos Is Proud of Online Comedy Group, ‘Ikorodu Bois’ Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said his administration is committed to developing the creative industry in Lagos in order to remain the number one destination for art, music and other talents. Governor Sanwo-Olu made the statement on Monday evening while receiving the Nigerian online comedy group, known as ‘Ikorodu Bois’ at the Lagos … Continue reading We’re committed to developing creative industry – Sanwo-Olu