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Lagos Trains Students On Calisthenics For `Lagos @ 50′ Celebrations

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Ahead of the `Lagos @ 50’ celebrations coming up in May, no fewer than 1,500 students are being trained on calisthenics.

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos said this on Monday during a visit to the training venue at Wahab Folawuyo High School, Ikoyi.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that calisthenics consists of a variety of gross motor movements often performed rhythmical and usually conducted in concerts with stretches to depict specific symbols.


Ambode, who was represented by his Deputy, Dr Idiat Adebule, said the students were drawn from public schools in Lagos Education District III comprising of Falomo-Ikoyi axis.

The governor expressed his confidence in the ability of the students to deliver a world class performance at the celebration.

“The opportunity of `Lagos @ 50’ is to celebrate our past, achievements and showcase to the world the immense potentialities for future growth and development of the state.

“Through this calisthenics training, these children will be playing their role to ensure a successful celebration because they are stakeholders in the development and future of Lagos State.

“We have employed the services of a professional instructor who will resume by the end of February to ensure that their performance on the day of the celebration will be memorable,’’ he said.

Ambode urged the students to take the training serious as it was a part of extra-curricular to help them stay fit and healthy as well as learn new techniques of calisthenics routine to help them compete globally.

Speaking to NAN, Mr Kazeem Adeneye, the routine instructor, said that the training which would last two months, commenced on Saturday.

He said that the training started with 560 students, saying additional 940 students would join to make the routine befitting for the celebration.

NAN reports that Lagos State was created on 27, May 1967, according to the State Creation and Transitional Provisions Decree No. 14 of 1967, which restructured Nigeria into a federation of 12 states from its former three regions.

Source: Guardian

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Dr Anu Adepoju Of Med Contour Reportedly Suspended From Medical Practice

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Dr. Anu Adepoju of Med Contour has reportedly been suspended from practising by the Nigerian Medical and Dental board.

Twitter influencer and doctor, Dr. olufunmilayo shared the new via his Twitter page, noting that the board reached its decision after an investigation into the death of one of her patients as well as another who had complications from surgery.

Recall that an Instagram Influencer, Omohtee called out Dr Anu Adepoju earlier in the year for ruining her buttocks after suffering complications from a surgical procedure despite paying the sum of 1.5 million naira for a Brazilian butt lift.

Anu Adepoju was also alleged to have killed a beauty queen in 2018, the result of a failed procedure.

According to Dr. Olufunmilayo, Anu graduated from College of Medicine, Unilag in 2017 and performed plastic surgery on a patient in December 2018 when she was a House Officer.

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Davido celebrates his mum on her posthumous birthday

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David Adedeji Adeleke (born November 21, 1992), better known as David’s mum, Veronica Adeleke, would have turned a year older today November 23.

He posted this throwback photo of he and his mum on his Instagram this afternoon with the caption;

”Happy Birthday Mama … love and miss you always”

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Death threats issued on WizKid associates by 30BG crew is unbelievable – Kemi Olunloyo

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Kemi Olunloyo known for holding controversial opinions has disclosed that Wizkid and Davido have taken their feud to another level.

According to a post sighted on her social media page, she has alleged that the 30 Billion Geng crew of Nigerian artist Davido are threatening the associates of Wizkid outside Nigeria.

Kemi Olunloyo has however urged Davido to control his crew members or anyone behind it because they can be arrested.

Her tweet reads:

The COLD WAR going on between Davido and WizKid could destroy the Nigerian music business. The DEATH ☠️threats metted upon WizKid associates by 30BG crew is unbelievable. Fans have no idea! Davido should control his crew ASAP. Most of this is happening abroad
#Kemitalksblog

This one is WORSE than Toyin Abraham vs Liz Anjorin. The fan threats was why I called
@Opetodolapo in and settled it fast. One fan sent a message to Lizzy to pay him 500K to kill Toyin and her baby. Wizkid & Davido’s crew are fighting in foreign territory. Anyone can be arrested

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