News

Dare devil robbers invade Enugu metropolis, kill one victim

    Enugu was on Wednesday under siege as a seven man gang of armed robbers invaded the Coal City killing one  victim. The robbers armed with AK-47 riffles operated at Obiagu/Edinburgh roundabout at about 4: 25PM. They killed a popular driver identified as ‘Alaka’, snatched a red Toyota Spider and a Sienna vehicle with which they… Continue reading Dare devil robbers invade Enugu metropolis, kill one victim

Issues

Stop depending on men for money – Kate Henshaw advises Nigerian women

Nollywood actress Kate Henshaw has expressed her frustration with ladies who cannot provide for themselves but depend solely on men for income to survive. Kate shared her thoughts via a post on twitter. She said: “I cannot for the life of me understand why a woman will not be financially stable or capable to hold her own… Continue reading Stop depending on men for money – Kate Henshaw advises Nigerian women

Politricks

Reporters restricted from covering John Kerry’s visit to Nigeria

Reporters at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. have been restricted from covering the visit of the United States Secretary of State, John Kerry tomorrow.Although there was no reason given for the restriction, it appears that the meeting is not unconnected with the recent Biafra and Niger Delta  agitations including the blowing up of petroleum installations of Chevron and… Continue reading Reporters restricted from covering John Kerry’s visit to Nigeria

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#RIPMayowa: Mayowa Ahmed of #SaveMayowa Campaign bows to Ovarian Cancer

After battling Ovarian Cancer and the efforts to save her life through the #SaveMayowa campaign. Mayowa Ahmed has passed on. The announcement was made by her brother on Twitter. By Allah, in who's hands our lives is, Mayowa Ahmed has left us in this world. We pray that Jannat becomes her home #RipMayowa — #PrayforMayowa… Continue reading #RIPMayowa: Mayowa Ahmed of #SaveMayowa Campaign bows to Ovarian Cancer

Sports

Dream Team VI: Abandoned but victorious, wins Nigeria’s only medal at Rio Olympics

The Samson Siasia tutored U-23 side beat Honduras 3-2 to win the bronze medal at the Rio Olympics. Thier victory salvaged Nigeria’s  Olympic medal drought since 2008 despite the difficulties they faced before and during  the games began due to financial inadequacies Despite being trapped in Atlanta due to the inability of Nigeria to provide… Continue reading Dream Team VI: Abandoned but victorious, wins Nigeria’s only medal at Rio Olympics

News

Gay man cries out after marrying Nigerian lover

A New York based photographer who married his Nigerian lover on July 30 had no idea of what he was getting himself into until Nigeria’s Queen of Gossip, Linda Ikeji  posted the story of their wedding on her gossip website. Following her post about the couple, they were greeted with all forms of hate and… Continue reading Gay man cries out after marrying Nigerian lover

Issues

Why should anyone care about Malia Obama’s weed video?

Lots of controversy has trailed the 9-second video of 18-year-old daughter of President Barack Obama smoking what many suspected to be cannabis. Malia Obama was at the Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago, Illinois where the video which has generated to much buzz was captured. The question now is, should anyone care? Because she is the daughter of President Obama… Continue reading Why should anyone care about Malia Obama’s weed video?

Cheering News

Cancer patient to travel for treatment in South Africa after police unfreezes #SaveMayowa fund

Good news for Ovarian Cancer patient Shukura Mayowa as she can now travel to South Africa for treatment after investigations by the police into the #SaveMayowa fund revealed it was not a scam. The police had received a report that huge sums of money donated by compassionate people to financially support ailing Mayowa is being diverted. This led to… Continue reading Cancer patient to travel for treatment in South Africa after police unfreezes #SaveMayowa fund

Sports

You won’t be owed again – Speaker Dogara promises Siasia

The Speaker of  Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has promised the National U-23 side – Dream Team VI that all their outstanding allowances will be paid. This comes after the head coach of the squad, Samson Siaisia, complained that the players currently at the Rio 2016 Olympics had refused to train on Thursday due to unpaid… Continue reading You won’t be owed again – Speaker Dogara promises Siasia

News

Every State in Nigeria is Safe – Lai Mohammed Replies US

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture has responded to a US publication that 20 states out of the 36 States in Nigeria are not safe for American citizens. While receiving a delegation from the Association of Tourism Practitioners of Nigeria (ATPN) in Abuja, Lai Mohammed said that “there is no state in Nigeria that is not… Continue reading Every State in Nigeria is Safe – Lai Mohammed Replies US

Money

Nigeria In Economic Recession: The Implications

    Economists define a recession as two consecutive quarters of negative growth in Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The National Bureau of Statistics reported that in the first Quarter of 2016, the nation’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by -0.36% in real terms. This was lower by 2.47 points from growth recorded in the preceding… Continue reading Nigeria In Economic Recession: The Implications

Music

Interview with Multi-Talented Soul Singer; Victor Agbo

There are few artistes in Nigeria and indeed the African continent who have delved into the Soul Music genre. Among them is a fast rising singer, Victor Agbo. He is striving hard to make a huge mark in the Nigerian musical scene. His music is a rich blend of African music, Soul rhythms and Gospel. In this exclusive interview, Agbo talks about his… Continue reading Interview with Multi-Talented Soul Singer; Victor Agbo

News

There’s no proof that Aisha Buhari visited USA

The PDP  has questioned the authenticity of First Lady Aisha Buhari to the United States  of America.  They based their argument  over the fact that the presidency has not issued any official statement  concerning the said trip of the First Lady. “Even the Presidency has not told anyone that wife of the President travelled to… Continue reading There’s no proof that Aisha Buhari visited USA

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Goodluck Jonathan, Nyesom Wike, Chief Dokpesi named as sponsors of Niger Delta Avengers

A splinter group from Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) known as Reformed Niger Delta Avengers (RNDA) has claimed that former President Goodluck Jonathan is the grand patron of the NDA. The RNDA in a statement issued by its spokesman Cynthia Whyte, also named the  sitting governor of RIvers State, Nyesom Wike and Seriaki Dickson of Bayelsa  as co-sponsors of the militant… Continue reading Goodluck Jonathan, Nyesom Wike, Chief Dokpesi named as sponsors of Niger Delta Avengers

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See Michelle Obama’s touching birthday message to President Obama as he turns 55 today

  US First Lady, Michelle Obama  sent her husband a touching birthday  message as he turned 55 years today. Hse shared her emotional message on twitter. “55 years young and that smile still gets me every single day. Happy birthday, Barack. I love you.” 55 years young and that smile still gets me every single… Continue reading See Michelle Obama’s touching birthday message to President Obama as he turns 55 today

News

South African Pastor dies attempting to break Jesus’ 40 days fast record

A South African pastor learned the hard way not to “beat God,” as he lost his life due to malnutrition after trying to breach the number of days that Jesus of Nazareth fasted for 40 days and 40 nights. Alfred Ndlovu, 44, decided to embark on dry fasting, which lasted for only 30 days. In a… Continue reading South African Pastor dies attempting to break Jesus’ 40 days fast record

News

Aisha Buhari arrives Washington DC

Nigeria’s First Lady Aisha Buhari on Wednesday evening arrived in Washington DC on a weeklong visit.  She is billed to attend a number of events in the area. Sources at the Nigerian Embassy in Washington DC said Mrs. Buhari arrived on a British Airways flight from London. Her visit is of tremendous interest in Nigeria where… Continue reading Aisha Buhari arrives Washington DC

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Issues discussed at the town hall meeting organized by the Federal Government in Enugu

The Federal Government of Nigeria organized a town hall meeting at Nike Lake Resort, Enugu on August 1, 2016. Issues discussed  bordered on restructuring of the country, release of the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, from prison and the ongoing trial of Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, took centre stage. Notable Igbo… Continue reading Issues discussed at the town hall meeting organized by the Federal Government in Enugu

News

Three former Niger Delta militants graduate with first class degrees in UK

Three former Niger Delta militants have graduated with First class honours in the  UK while eighteen others students graduated with Second Class Upper in various disciplines. The ex-militants were on scholarship under the Niger Delta Amnesty Programme. Nicholas Goodness and Terubein Fawei graduated from the University of Bedfordshire with first class honours in public relations, telecommunication and… Continue reading Three former Niger Delta militants graduate with first class degrees in UK