FG to license new broadband providers, says VP

He said this while inaugurating the Google for Nigeria event at the Landmark Centre, Lagos, on Thursday. playVice President Yemi Osinbajo  (Guardian) Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has announced plans by the Federal Government to expand the broadband coverage of the country through the licensing of private broadband providers. He said this while inaugurating the Google for Nigeria event at the Landmark Centre, Lagos, on Thursday. He said that the measure would improve the digital space and opportunities for innovation and technological advancement of the country. “Next week I will launch a climate innovation centre…

NASA launches historic probe to ‘touch Sun’

NASA on Sunday launched a $1.5 billion spacecraft toward the Sun on a historic mission to protect the Earth by unveiling the mysteries of dangerous solar storms. “Three, two, one, zero, and liftoff! Of the mighty Delta IV Heavy rocket with NASA’s Parker Solar Probe, a daring mission to shed light on the mysteries of our closest star, the Sun,” said the narrator on NASA TV. The launch lit the night sky at Cape Canaveral, Florida at 3:31 am (0731 GMT). Less than an hour later, mission managers confirmed that…

Celebrities react to video posted by OAP where COZA pastor ask students to donate 500K

Read the not so nice things some celebrities had to say about the viral video where Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo asked students to donate 500k in his church. Read the not so nice things some celebrities had to say about the viral video where Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo asked students to donate 500k in his church. playDaddy Freeze calls himself the ‘only genuine prophet’ in Nigeria  (vasatrends) A number of celebrities have reacted to a viral video posted by Daddy Freeze where Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of COZA is seen asking students to…

Why Senate President visited Obasanjo

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki has explained why he paid a visit to former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Saraki arrived Obasanjo’s house around 5:30pm on Monday, August 13, 2018, according to Punch. The Senate President has been under fire from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC)since he moved to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The ruling party is demanding that Saraki resigns as Senate President, and rumours of plots to impeach him have been making rounds in the media. Saraki in Minna The Senate President’s meeting with the former President is coming days after he met with former Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida.…

Disc Jockey recreates famous Disney cartoon love scene with boyfriend, Asa [Video]

Don’t we all love it when celebrities show their loved ones public display of affection? like the now viral video of the famous Disney cartoon scene DJ Cuppy and her boyfriend, Asa Asika recreated. So today is Asa Asika’s birthday and his girlfriend, DJ Cuppy took to her Instagram stories where she shared a number of photos of the birthday celebrant. She went on to share the now viral video where they were both spotted eating spaghetti together creating a scene from the popular Disney cartoon “The Lady and The Tramp.” This…

Actor’s Fresh Prince of Bel-Air character inspires the Air Jordan 5 “Grape”

Smith’s character was known for his flashy outfits and use of bright colors in the TV show that also boasts a huge influence in the chronicles of pop culture history. Air Jordan 5 grape 2018  (Sneakernews.com) Veteran actor, comedian and rapper, Will Smith’s flashy outfits and use of colors from the iconic TV show, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air inspires the Nike Air Jordan 5 “Grape”. playThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air inspired laceless Nike Air Jordan 5 “Grape” (Sneakerjamz) Will Smith’s Fresh Prince inspired Air Jordan 5 “Grape” characteristics The Air…

Nigeria Student Fashion and Design Week 2018

The designers share valuable insight ahead of the big event As we gear up to the big day, 3 of the designers due to show talk to use about their passion and their all-important creative process. Nigeria Student Fashion and Design week designers sit down to talk about their passion and creativity ahead of the big event (EventNowNow) As we get ready for the 6th edition of Nigerian Student Fashion and Design Week, our designers remain an epitome of fashion week. Meet the talented and emerging designers showcasing on the NSFDW runway this year as they…

Madonna At 60

In honour of Madonna’s 60th birthday on August 16, Anders Christian Madsen salutes a ground-breaking rebel, who isn’t done defying the conventions of society yet. On August 16, Madonna turns sixty. As the most prolific artist of our time, it’s perhaps surprising there’s no public celebration planned for this milestone in her unfathomable career. No televised one-off Madison Square Garden extravaganza, no in-depth interview or cleverly timed autobiography – bar an Italian Vogue cover story from her new home in Portugal. But then, Madonna has never dealt in tradition. Madonna performing wearing…

$16bn Egina – We’ve Laid Foundation for Economic Growth – Osinbajo

The Acting President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has expressed satisfaction over the $16 billion Egina Floating Production Storage Offloading (FPSO) project, adding that the economy was ready for more investment. He made this known at a visit to Total’s Egina FPSO in LADOL Free Zone, Lagos. He explained that the present administration has laid the foundation for the nation’s economy explaining, “We strongly believe that the Nigerian economy must be private sector lead. This project, for example, is a $16 billion project in naira terms, that is about N5 trillion. “The entire Nigerian budget is about N9 trillion and…

Things to consider before using your house as collateral

If you need money to pay bills or make home improvements, and think the answer is in refinancing, a second mortgage, or a home equity loan, consider your options carefully. If you can’t make the payments, you could lose your home as well as the equity you have built up, according to www.consumer.ftc.gov. Talk to an attorney, financial advisor, or someone else you trust before you make any decisions about borrowing money using your home as collateral. Early warning signs: Don’t let anyone talk you into using your home as collateral…