Nigeria: ‘Detty’ concerts that kept Lagos during Yuletide

No doubt, Lagos has become a city of entertainment, especially with the way people come to the city to celebrate Christmas. Every year, the city rocks with various musical concerts and show-stopping events that leave attendees asking for more. The end of the year marks the beginning of festivals and pulsating celebrations. Christmas in Lagos is often referred to as the climax of the holiday season, as Lagosians start celebrating the yuletide season from the very first day of December. Continue reading

UK jails four Nigerian stowaways

Four Nigerian stowaways were on Friday jailed for a total of seven years by a court in the United Kingdom. Samuel Jolumi (27), Ishola Sunday (28), Toheeb Popoola (27), and Joberto McGee (21) were all found guilty of affray after an eight-week trial in the Old Bailey. Popoola and McGee were separately found guilty of making threats to kill. But they were cleared of attempting to hijack the ship, according to the London Mail. Continue reading