The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has stated that no amount of attacks, sponsored or otherwise, will stop the implementation of approved recommendations on reform of broadcasting code.
The minister stated this yesterday at a meeting with Online Publishers in Lagos.
“Let me be straight: No amount of attacks, sponsored or otherwise, will stop the implementation of the approved
“Only non-patriots and anarchists will kick against measures aimed at putting an end to fake news and hate speech, especially in our broadcast industry.
“Only those who are guilty should be afraid of the efforts to sanitise the broadcast industry. … >>> Read Full Story
Kanye West’s pastor, Adam Tyson, is still making the media rounds, revealing more about the rapper’s recent journey in his faith.
Most recently, Tyson spoke with Apologia Studios and alleged that Kanye once referred to rap as “the devil’s music” and that he contemplated quitting the genre.
“One time, he told me that he wasn’t going to rap,” Tyson around the 23:30-mark. “I said, ‘Why not?’ He said, ‘That’s the devil’s music.’ I said, ‘Hey, man. Rap is a genre. You can rap for God.’ I think he was already thinking about it a little bit, but I definitely said, ‘Hey, bro. I … >>> Read Full Story
A train carrying hundreds of football fans over the weekend caught fire at the Bellevue train station in Berlin, Germany.
The incident was said to have taken place on Saturday night (Oct.19).
According to Mirror UK, the incident happened while special train service was taking supporters of SC Freiburg from the far south-west of the country back home after the Bundesliga game with the capital’s FC Union Berlin.
The home team won the match 2-0 at Stadion An der Alten Försterei.
Confirming the incident, spokesman for the fire service told Mirror UK that one carriage burned “to full extent”.
“Shortly after the start of the … >>> Read Full Story
Nigerian singer, songwriter, and recording artist, Asa Elemide a.k.a Asa is definitely in a good mood following the release of her album, Lucid.
The 14-track album, includes the previously released singles “Good Thing” and “The Beginning” which the singer dropped earlier this year to positive reviews.
Asa shared new lovely pictures of herself and she looked really lovely.
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The Olugbo of Ugbo in Ondo State, Oba Frederick Obateru Akinruntan has described the Ondo State Governor, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, as a performer whose performances in the last two and half years have transformed the state positively.
Olugbo, who is the chairman of the state Oba Council, said the Akeredolu administration has carefully, but deliberately pursued the economic growth of the state, which he said is now impacting positively on the progress of the state.
The traditional ruler spoke in Abuja weekend at the African Governor Award For Innovative Leadership (AGAFIL) and the official Investiture & Conferment of AGAF honour on Akeredolu.
He said the … >>> Read Full Story
Two men were arrested on suspicion of racially aggravated common assault at Saturday’s FA Cup qualifying match between Haringey Borough and Yeovil Town in North London, the capital’s Metropolitan Police said.
The men, aged 23 and 26, were arrested on Monday in Chard and Yeovil, in South-Western English county of Somerset, following an investigation into reports of racist comments made during the match, police said.
The contest was abandoned after 64 minutes of play amid reports of racial abuse against Haringey’s players including Cameroonian goalkeeper, Valery Douglas Pajetat.
According to reports in British media, objects were hurled at Pajetat and he was spat at by … >>> Read Full Story
An Assistant Commissioner of Police, Musa Rabo, who was kidnapped by gunmen at the weekend, has been rescued.
DAILY POST gathered that Rabo was rescued by a combined armed security forces.
The Force Headquarters, Abuja, said that a joint operation of members of the elite special forces in Abuja and armed Police squad from Kaduna and Niger States rescued the ACP from the hands of the Kidnappers while two of the kidnappers have been arrested.
A statement signed by the Spokesman of the Force Police Headquarters, Deputy Police Commissioner, (DPC), Frank Mba, said that Rabo was rescued unhurt from the hands of the kidnappers late … >>> Read Full Story