February 19, 2018

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Society does not treat boys and men kindly – Abiodun Kuforiji Nkwocha

My 7 year old son hates sleeping in the bedroom with only his younger brother. He wants an adult to be with them before they fall asleep. He feels saf...

US Consulate screens Black Panther for the Lagos elite – Toni Kan

The ground floor of Filmhouse IMAX Cinemas in Lekki was packed full of eager Lagosians who had thronged the box office to purchase tickets for the new...

Diarrhoea no get respect  – Emeka Nwolisa

'Who is in the garden?' 'A little fine girl.' 'Can I come and see her?' 'No, no, no, no.' Remember this nursery rhyme? Diarrhoea is a bully, so in spi...

Hey, sisteh! No two pregnancies are same, o. – Abiodun Kuforiji Nkwocha

I had an epiphany a few weeks back. I saw a post someone wrote querying why pregnant women get special treatment. She said pregnancy was not an ailmen...

Are Calabar girls really better in bed? – Peju Akande

Years ago I worked as a sales girl in a huge bookshop located along Herbert Macaulay, Yaba The bookshop was huge with three or four floors filled top...

I don’t want this ya touching bodi – Viola Okolie

There is a learning game I used to play with my daughter... Okay, edit "used to" to "played twice" because my daughter is a very fast learner. We need...

The fire next year – Pita Okute

My sympathies go to Ibrahim Badamasi Babaginda, Nigeria’s most determined president to date, who supposedly refuted a public statement released in his...

Sometimes, ignorance is bliss. Wait, let me explain – Lucia Edafioka

So, last weekend because I was feeling restless I decided to go do my monthly shopping for essentials in the mall near my house. Along the way, the ok...

The hypocrisy of APC leaders – Niran Adedokun

I find the reactions of some leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the letter written by former President Olusegun Obasanjo to incumbent P...

SMVP Awards: Day greatness was unleashed in Lagos -Terh Agbedeh

Over the last few months, the buzz had been on about the Soundcity MVP Awards, hovering sometimes dangerously on the fringes of hype. The kind that so...

Buhari needs support not insults to tackle corruption – Baba-Jada (Independent)

An activist and public affairs commentator in Adamawa, Alhaji Suleiman Baba-Jada has urged Nigerians to render more support to the efforts of Presiden...

* Boko Haram ambushes commercial, private vehicles in Borno, kidnap passengers (SUN)                      * Trump blasts Oprah over CBS 60 Minutes episode (Reuters)

SABINEWS MIDDAY NEWS UPDATE FEBRUARY 19, 2018   Boko Haram ambushes commercial, private vehicles in Borno, kidnap passengers (SUN) Boko Haram ter...

Saboteurs behind Lagos refuse, says Cleaner Lagos  (Nation)

Officials of the Cleaner Lagos Initiative (CLI)  have raised the alarm over  attempts by those they referred to as saboteurs to frustrate  the state’s...

$11.489m: EFCC rejects Patience Jonathan’s settlement offer (Nation)

Former First Lady Patience Jonathan’s bid to settle out of court the brewing dispute over the strange payment of $11,489,069.03 into her domiciliary a...

Taye Ige re-launches hotsportstv.com

Taye Ige, Chairman/CEO of HS Media Group, has re-launched the repackaged and re-energised news website, www.hotsportstv.com. Ige said in a statement t...

Nigeria in despair –Onaiyekan (SUN)

Nigeria is in despair, was the verdict from Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan to President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday. Cardinal O...

UBA premieres ‘Black Panther’ movie

Pan African Financial Institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc again showcased its footprint in the world of entertainment as it premiered the mo...

Kano Pillars’ defender, Chinedu Udoji is dead (SUN)

The erstwhile Enyimba of Aba skipper was reportedly involved in a ghastly motor accident in Kano on Sunday night. The central defender starred in Pill...

Court frees 475 Boko Haram suspects for rehabilitation (DailyTrust)

The Federal High Court sitting in Wawa Cantonment, Kainji, New Bussa, Niger State has released 475 suspects from the detention facility after the pros...

I was almost killed for rejecting underage voters, says ex-INEC commissioner (Punch)

A former National Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Lai Olurode, says he almost lost his life for refusing to allow...

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Buhari needs support not insults to tackle corruption – Baba-Jada (Independent)

An activist and public affairs commentator in Adamawa, Alhaji Suleiman Baba-Jada has urged Nigerians to render more support to the efforts o...

* Boko Haram ambushes commercial, private vehicles in Borno, kidnap passengers (SUN)                      * Trump blasts Oprah over CBS 60 Minutes episode (Reuters)

SABINEWS MIDDAY NEWS UPDATE FEBRUARY 19, 2018   Boko Haram ambushes commercial, private vehicles in Borno, kidnap passengers (SUN) Boko...