Babangida, Obasanjo fete high society

Niger State born former Military Head of State, General Ibrahim Babangida (Rtd) and former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, who hails from Abeokuta, Ogun State, without a doubt have a number of things in common, and that include the fact that they are retired military generals and have ruled Nigeria at various times. On this note, these powerful leaders are usually in the news for reasons that concern the country; but in recent days, they have both been subject of discussion, particularly among ardent followers of the social activities based on…

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Chibuike Amaechi to deliver first CKN News annual lecture

The Minister of Transportation, Honourable Chibuike Amaechi has been selected to deliver the first Annual Lecture of Nigeria’s foremost Blog, CKN News. The event, according to Publisher/ Editor In Chief of CKN News, Chris Kehinde Nwandu, is expected to be in a class of its own. The organizers said Hon. Amaechi was chosen to deliver the inaugural lecture based on his vast experience as a Legislator, former Chief Executive of one of Nigeria’s most viable States Rivers State, as a former Student/youth leader, an astute mobilizer, a successful manager of…

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Opelope Anointing, others to celebrate Lagos at 50

Popular gospel songstress, Evangelist (Dr) Dunni Olanrewaju who came into limelight through her hit track, Opelope Anointing in 2000 is set to collaborate with 50 gospel artistes based in Lagos State to celebrate Lagos at 50 in a programme tagged, ‘Eko Jubilee Praise’. The concert which is slated for Thursday 25th of May, 2017 is billed to take place at Chapel of Christ the Light, Alausa from 6pm to 6am on Friday 25th of May, 2017 and will feature special appearances such as Juju Maestros ,King Sunny Ade and Ebenezer…

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Lucky Igbinedion waltz into 60th birthday with fanfare

Heir to Benin billionaire, Chief Gabriel Igbeniedon, who was also the Former Governor of Edo State, Lucky, since the expiration of his governorship term about nine years ago, has seldom appeared in public space. However, he had every reason to be out in full glare recently when he clocked the diamond age of sixty. To celebrate the feat, his family, friends and associates gathered at his Abuja home where he treated them to a great time in celebration of the milestone age.

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Lucky Igbinedion waltz into 60th birthday with fanfare

Heir to Benin billionaire, Chief Gabriel Igbeniedon, who was also the Former Governor of Edo State, Lucky, since the expiration of his governorship term about nine years ago, has seldom appeared in public space. However, he had every reason to be out in full glare recently when he clocked the diamond age of sixty. To celebrate the feat, his family, friends and associates gathered at his Abuja home where he treated them to a great time in celebration of the milestone age.

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Hope rises as ‘Ariya Repete’ enters quarter finals

Artistes that were selected to the quarter finals in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State and Ota in Ogun State have expressed hope over the next round of the talent hunt competition. The artistes expressed hope of making it to the semifinals as the auditions revealed amazing talents among the contestants. From the selection parties held in both locations on Friday, May 12, 2017, five artistes were selected from 10 that passed through the audition stage in Ado Ekiti; with the same number selected from 11 artistes in Ota, as two contestants…

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All eyes on Erelu Abiola Dosumu

All white adorning Lagos chief, Erelu Abiola Dosumu, in recent times have been through certain things that could be a destabilizing factor, but as a strong woman, she has kept to her game and trudged on without looking back. Sometimes back, the woman lost her former husband, Ambassador Dehinde Fanadez, while she was dealing with the loss; news flew around alleging she was broke while another alleged she had issues with her health, but like earlier stated none of these has slowed her pace. However, as a woman of substance…

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Olu Okeowo celebrates in low key

Dark skinned, stoutly built self-styled dude, Sir Olu Okeowo is one person who quietly goes about running his businesses, even as he keeps breaking new grounds. But like a man’s talent announces him, Okeowo’s unusual and unrivaled wand in the construction and real estate industry where he runs his business announced him like a gold fish without a hiding place. Okeowo is the founder of Gibraltar Construction, a successful business concern. The grey hair spotting dude who is known for his penchant for Rolls-Royce recently added another year to be…

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Bigwigs set for Salmot Badru’s 60th birthday

The rock city of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital on Tuesday, May 16, will become the beehive of activities as governors, captains of industries, diplomats, consummate politicians, royal fathers and who-is-who within and outside the state will converge to celebrate the former deputy governor of Ogun State, Alhaja Salmot Badru, as she waltzes into the league of 60 in style. Highly respected in the political circle, the ever-smiling Yewa born politician served the Gateway State meritoriously as the deputy to former Governor Gbenga Daniel for eight years. Little wonder acquaintances…

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Admiral Amaechina Madueke steps out

Retired Naval Chief, Real Admiral Alison Amaechina Madueke is the husband to the embattled Former Minister of Petroleum Resources during the regime of President Good Luck Jonathan, Deziani Alison Maduekwe. It is a fact that the popularity of his wife who in recent years is one of the most talked about women in the country has overshadowed that of her husband, but that does not take also take away the fact that the husband is powerful and a factor in his own right. Amaechina, it will be recalled was once…

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