The Scottish First Minister is facing demands by one of Britain’s leading public health experts Professor Hugh Pennington of Aberdeen University to produce a full report into the impact of a Nike conference in Edinburgh in February which was believed to be Scotland’s “ground zero” for coronavirus. From the 70 attendees at the conference, 25 have been confirmed...

The Sunday Express understands that Boris Johnson has authorised an ultimatum to Brussels and its chief negotiator Michel Barnier because of the refusal by the EU to come to the table with reasonable demands. The warning comes ahead of the fourth round of negotiations running from Tuesday until Friday next week, with talks across all eleven workstreams held via...

This comes after public attention surrounded Mr Cummings over a trip he took from London to Durham whilst he and his wife were self-isolating after experiencing COVID-19 symptoms. Now, Mr Johnson wants his aide to stay out of the public eye and to avoid any further incidents. A senior Downing Street source told the Mail on Sunday: “Dom’s been firmly put in...

He gives off the aura that neither money nor acclaim is a motivation for him and that the music is past-time activity that he treats only matters as an alternative to a conflicted mind. If he cared about money and acclaim, Jagz wouldn’t have left Lagos for Jos, Plateau State. No words better exemplifies Jesse Jagz like the one from Excel Joab of Boombuzz Nigeria,...

The two sides, led the UK’s chief Brexit negotiator David Frost and Brussels counterpart Mr Barnier, began negotiations on the future relationship in March after Boris Johnson delivered on his promise to “get Brexit done” on January 31. But the talks have quickly descended into chaos, with the UK and EU trading brutal blows and insults over their...

In a series of videos shared via his Instagram stories on Friday, May 29, 2020, Davido took his friends on a guided tour of his new home. The house which is located in the exclusive highbrow area of Lagos Island has a variety of interesting features. Davido (Premium Times) ]]> One outstanding feature of Davido’s new home is the private lift. In one...

Chancellor Rishi Sunak laid out plans to ease the coronavirus burden on taxpayers (Image: Getty) The Cabinet minister said a “collective effort to reopen the country” has begun now lockdown restrictions are easing. Businesses face bills for furloughing staff for the first time from August. Related articles Mr Sunak set out a sliding scale that starts...

In 2016, Nollywood reportedly contributed 2.3% (NGN239biliion) to Nigeria’s Domestic product (GDP) while the music industry’s worth was put at USD30 million in the same year. Unarguably both industries are thriving amid challenges hence the inflow of fresh talents yearly. Over the years, renowned acts have tried to make a transition from one industry to...

Struan Stevenson, who was a Conservative representative at Brussels for 15 years, insisted it “makes sense” to have longer for the transition talks because economists are already predicting “a recession to end all recessions” following the coronavirus pandemic. The UK has already formally left the European Union and negotiators on both...

The news of the movie star’s pregnancy was announced via Instagram on Saturday, May 30, 2020, by her husband, Prince Ned Nwoko. The politician and businessman took to his Instagram page where he shared a photo of the pregnant actress. Regina Daniels and hubby, Ned Nwoko. [Instagram/ReginaDaniels] ]]> “It is now official. I am excited to announce...

The UK and European Union began negotiations on the future relationship in March after Boris Johnson delivered on his promise to “get Brexit done” on January 31. But talks have quickly fallen apart, with London and Brussels trading crushing blows and brutal insults over their negotiating stances and demands for certain elements in any post-Brexit agreement....

In a report shared on the official website of Forbes, the reality TV star and cosmetic guru is said to have altered the figures of her wealth. “But in the deal’s fine print, a less flattering truth emerged. Filings released by publicly traded Coty over the past six months lay bare one of the family’s best-kept secrets:” Forbes reports. Kylie Jenner...

In a remake of the First Minister of Scotland’s daily speeches, Godley suggested loved up couples should avoid “hanky panky” and instead should just use Facetime. Responding to a question on what Scottish couples should do when meeting for the first time, Godley said: “Well I’m awfy sorry but there’ll be nae rumpy pumpy or hanky panky.   ...

‘Festival Bar’ might have a cult following, but it also represents the truth that eludes most Nigerians. During this chat, Davolee was so grudgingly compliant while displaying a fleeting nonchalance as his voice portrayed a distant defiance. In his resolution to this world, it’s obvious that Davolee had seen the worst. Having lost both of his parents before...

Michel Barnier has accused the UK’s Brexit negotiating team of wanting the “best of both worlds” by retaining the conditions of being an EU member while leaving the single market and customs union. The European Commission Head of Taskforce and the UK’s Brexit negotiator David Frost have so far held three rounds of talks without making a breakthrough, with...

On the video which has now gone viral on Twitter, Aloma says that Burna Boy is biting the hands that feed him. He also alleges that Davido put his own performance on the line at a One Africa Music Fest where Burna Boy was being denied access. He also implies that Davido is the one preventing him from moving on Burna Boy. In another video, Aloma can he heard saying...

The former Prime Minister has said she recognises the anger felt by the British public over the news that Dominic Cummings travelled to Durham during the coronavirus lockdown. In a letter to her constituents, Mrs May said she was concerned the matter was distracting from the pandemic and understood the anger felt by much of the British public. The MP for Maidenhead...

Over the past few weeks, exhibitors have recorded a handful of successful drive-in cinema screenings and this success may have influenced the decision to premiere ‘2 Weeks in Lagos’ via this medium. According to its producers, ‘2 Weeks in Lagos’ will allow for a drive-in cinema experience for its first-ever public screening. The film premiere...

The MEP took to Twitter to share a picture of the cover of the Dutch magazine Elsevier Weekblad which featured a story about the EU’s coronavirus recovery fund. Mr Verhofstadt fumed: “This kind of false reporting led to Brexit.” Related articles The MEP added: “Elsevier has clearly not read the plan. “Not 1 NL citizen will pay 1€ more for the COVID...

Between the moment Davolee dropped the first ‘Festival Bar’ installment in 2017 and now, he has grown to be revered as one of the best storytellers in Nigerian Hip-Hop. The franchise has also grown to have its own cult following from Nigerians across demographics because of its intrigue, imagery and detail. Another factor for the attention it gets is...

The CEO of think tank who played a role in high-level Brexit compromise discussions between Conservative MPs and the Government last year has warned that Brussels has grown “desperate” to have more time to thrash out a trade deal with Britain. Shanker Singham, owner of trade law and economic policy consultancy firm Competere, warned the UK would be “extremely...

The reality TV and skincare business mogul took to her Twitter page on Friday, May 29, 2020, where she expressed shock at the news circulated by Forbes about her financial records. “What am I even waking up to. I thought this was a reputable site.. all I see are a number of inaccurate statements and unproven assumptions lol. I’ve never asked for any title...

Brexit day was celebrated around the country on January 31, but there is still a lot of talk and negotiation to come. Coronavirus has dominated the news agenda since the outbreak hit the UK, but that does not mean Brexit has been stopped in its tracks. But what exactly is happening with Brexit? {%=o.title%} ]]> The...

Artist: Kiddominant featuring Cassper Nyovest Song Title: E-wallet Genre: Afro-pop Album: TBA ]]> Date of release: May 29, 2020 Label: Sony Music Producer: Kiddominant Video Director: TBA Details/Takeaway: This is Kiddominant’s first single as a recording artist and his first release under Sony Music Africa. You can play the song below; ...

The Prime Minister announced that outdoor gatherings of up to six people will be permitted from Monday as long as social distancing rules are still observed. Barbecues and garden parties got the green light, as well as get-togethers in parks, beaches and other outdoor venues. And grandparents will finally be able to see their grandchildren again, although shielding...