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Ada IgboanugoFebruary 23, 2015

#Oscars2015: Why security got tighter at this year’s Academy Awards

by Chinwe Okafor The 87th edition of the Academy Awards brought about a much more tighter security following the informal ...

Isime EseneJanuary 16, 2015

Must Reads: The movie ‘Selma’ has a glaring flaw, This interview with woman dating her dad will haunt you + more

The movie ‘Selma’ has a glaring flaw. Washington Post This Interview With a Woman Dating Her Father Will Haunt You ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 2, 2015

Why we decided to print election ballot papers abroad – INEC

by James Sambo   The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has denied reports that it spent $75 million to print ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 24, 2014

Virgin Atlantic launches ‘Birthday Girl’, the Boeing 787 aircraft

by Makida Moka Virgin Atlantic held a press briefing to announce the launch of its Boeing 787 aircraft, fondly called ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 24, 2014

Wiko, Europe’s fastest growing phone brand, launches in Nigeria

by Jewel Stephen   The French brand introduces an exciting range of phones starting a new direction in consumer experience. ...

Isime EseneOctober 3, 2014

He never stops: Davido gets set to rock South Africa

by Akan Ido After travelling around the globe headlining shows and shutting down cities, Davido is heading to South Africa ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 4, 2014

Asa to hold October concert in London [DETAILS]

by Damilola Jagun A week after releasing her critically acclaimed third studio album, Nigerian singer, Asa, has revealed plans to ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 9, 2014

Tunde Kara: How Ebola has been killing faith in Christianity since 1976

by Tunde Kara I was raised the Christian way; taught to believe in the Almighty God. I believe the bible ...

writerJuly 23, 2014

First Bank brings PayPal to Nigerians [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju PayPal, one of the world’s leading e-commerce payment platforms that has developed a fast, reliable and secure ...

July 12, 2014

‘My wife slept with, had a child for my older brother’s son,’ Husband laments in court

by Akan Ido Gabriel Oni, a retired education director in Ikole Ekiti, Ekiti State has accused his wife of promiscuity ...

June 25, 2014

Opinion: Genetically Modified foods – A question of morality or survival?

by Diana Abasi-Alphonsus Udoh Nigeria not to be left behind toed the African rejection trend, in March 2005 a Nigerian ...

April 14, 2014

Cheta Nwanze: A short history of the slave trade

by Cheta Nwanze Before we go on, we must set the records straight: Slavery, was not an invention of the ...

April 9, 2014

Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala gets the David Rockefeller Bridging Leadership Award (PHOTOS)

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Okonjo-Iweala was joined by a list of high profile personalities such as the late Nelson Mandela, Kofi ...

February 25, 2014

Opinion: How Africans underdeveloped Africa

by Amir Abdulazeez We are now in 2014, 42 years after the book: ‘How Europe Underdeveloped Africa’ by Walter Rodney ...

January 17, 2014

Chinagorom Martin: When you’re gay in Nigeria

by Chinagorom Martin Gradually you hit the big 30 and the question of marriage becomes inevitable. Your friends tell you how ...

January 11, 2014

Dele Momodu: Now, let’s talk about the Glo-CAF Awards

by Dele Momodu However, Yaya Toure’s impact on the success of his club and country is crystal clear.  Although Manchester ...

December 6, 2013

LOOK: The (fake) Ethiopian passport Mandela used to visit Lagos in 1962

by Chi Ibe In 1962, Nelson Mandela, with the agreement of his colleagues in the struggle, began to visit across ...

November 28, 2013

Suspect to face the music after ‘hiding cocaine worth $500,000 in speakers’

by Muyiwa Daropale Police in Kano have arrested a 28 year old man with cocaine worth $500,000 hidden in speakers. ...

November 21, 2013

“I bless d day u found me”: Jim Iyke sends an aww-inducing birthday note to his ‘Skittles’, Nadia Buari (READ)

by Oge Okonkwo It’s Nadia Buari’s birthday today. Jim Iyke who is currently on holiday in Europe with his lady ...

November 19, 2013

The lovebirds are back! Actor, Jim Iyke & Nadia Buari are off to Europe for her birthday (LOOK)

by Oge Okonkwo Jim Iyke’s gift to Nadia Buari for her birthday would make any girl green with envy. The ...

November 7, 2013

Opinion: This is why we need tobacco companies

by Alaba Cole There is currently a lot of money flowing in and around tobacco control in Nigeria, so it ...

October 21, 2013

Les Leba: Where do Africa’s brightest and fittest go?

by Les Leba So, how did the future of the African youth and by extension the economic viability of countries ...

October 15, 2013

Okey Ndibe: To speak or not to speak

by Okey Ndibe It’s sad to see Mr. Obi’s handlers count among his achievements the donation of buses, computers, and ...

October 11, 2013

Opinion: Coast of Italy – Where lofty dreams go to die

by Abdul Tejan-Cole Until Africa creates opportunities for its youths, Lampedusa will be a graveyard of dreams for hundreds of ...

October 11, 2013

Opinion: How Africa let me down

by Adedapo Adebajo Those who know me very well can attest to the fact that, I am in love with ...

October 4, 2013

Onochie Anibeze: World Cup 2022 – Qatar should shame them

by Onochie Anibeze If those bellyaching that a small country won the hosting rights can prove allegations of corruption we ...

September 10, 2013

This is incredible! Meet the German man who has become the first in Europe to give birth to a child

A transgender man is the first in Europe to give birth to a baby after becoming pregnant through a sperm ...

August 21, 2013

Opinion: Air, air, everywhere, but not a place to breathe in Lagos

by Ogaga Ifowodo   But I exaggerate because it is clear to me that we are getting dangerously close to ...

August 15, 2013

Double the fun! Paris Hilton shows off her figure in two bikinis… before getting covered in foam (LOOK)

There are few better places to launch a DJ career than the clubbing paradise island of Ibiza. But Paris Hilton ...

August 15, 2013

Opinion: Deportations, ethnic jingoism and political opportunism

by Is’haq Modibbo Kalu So almost on cue, the most chauvinistic vermin crawled out of the darkest crevice of ethnic ...

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