Tag: Nigerian

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Mazi EmekaMay 20, 2016

Maradona service: These 10 tweets explain why NYSC should be scrapped

In recent months, the Nigeria Youth Service Corps has played prospective corp members like this: In all this NYSC dribbling, ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoMay 19, 2016

Nigerian men arrested at Cambodian airport with drugs (PHOTOS)

Two Nigerian men were reportedly arrested at the Phnnom Penh International Airport on Monday, May 9 for attempting to transport 1.27 kilograms ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoMay 18, 2016

FG finally releases 2016 budget (DETAILS)

From the submission of the 2016 budget by President Muhammadu Buhari on December 22, 2015 to the ‘stealing’, padding and eventual ...

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Mazi EmekaMay 14, 2016

Meet Josiah Idowu-Fearon, first Nigerian to be the Secretary-General of the Anglican Communion.

Here are five things to know about the Most Reverend Josiah Idowu-Fearon, Secretary-General of the Anglican Communion, the administrative head of ...

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Mazi EmekaMay 13, 2016

Facebook partners with local developers as it launches Free Basics in Nigeria

Facebook launched its Free Basics services in Nigeria yesterday in partnership with Airtel Nigeria at the Eko Hotel and Suites, ...

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Mazi EmekaApril 17, 2016

‘We’re satisfied with Buhari’s anti-corruption war’ – UK

The United Kingdom has expressed its full support for the fight against corruption by the Muhammadu Buhari administration, saying that ...

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Oreoluwa PetersApril 9, 2016

Y! Spotlight: ‘I was born for the art’ – Nigeria’s best kept secret, Bem Abu

In the Nigerian music industry, the popular notion is that ‘if it cannot make you dance, then it is not ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 20, 2016

SERAP to sue CBN, Emefiele over secret recruitment (READ)

Following the massive public outcry against the secret recruitment of hundreds of children and relatives of inflential political figures in ...

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Ada IgboanugoMarch 17, 2016

19-year-old Nigerian scams American of $40m, gets 37-year jail term

A 19-year old internet conman, Tobechukwu Igbokwe, has been sentenced to 37 years’ imprisonment for defrauding an American of $40m ...

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Kolapo OlapojuMarch 12, 2016

How 40 Boko Haram insurgents were gunned down by Nigerian troops

Responding to ‘reliable information’, Nigerian troops of 113 Battalion on Thursday, carried out a fighting patrol on Guzamala Local Government ...

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Ada IgboanugoFebruary 21, 2016

US-based Nigerian man kills mother of his children, commits suicide

Last week, a double tragedy occurred in Baltimore, United States, as a Nigerian man, Muhammadu Igomigoh, murdered the mother of ...

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Oreoluwa PetersJanuary 12, 2016

How comedian, Seyi Law plans to conquer the world in 2016

Popular Nigerian comedian Seyi Law, celebrated his tenth anniversary on stage in 2015 with a comedy/musical concert- Fast and Funny- at the Eko ...

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Janeth JDecember 16, 2015

Obama appoints Nigerian for top International Economics post

A Nigerian has been appointed by the President of United states, Barack Obama as deputy national security adviser for international economic ...

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Ada IgboanugoDecember 9, 2015

British couple who enslaved Nigerian for 2 decades, sent to jail

Emmanuel and Antan Edet have been jailed for six years each by a London court, after being found guilty of enslaving a ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoNovember 15, 2015

Nigerian solves most important problem in Mathematics, wins $1m

A Nigerian has successfully solved the most important problem in Mathematics. The 156 years old Riemann Hypothesis has been solved ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 20, 2015

“Buhari is a liar… he can’t crush us” | Shekau releases new audio tape

Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, has released a new audio tape to discredit and rubbish the successes made by the ...

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Janeth JSeptember 13, 2015

3 Nigerians injured in Saudi Arabia crane accident

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria has confirmed that three Nigerian pilgrims sustained minor injuries in the crane crash at ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 22, 2015

“God is a Nigerian” | 5 things OBJ said to student leaders yesterday

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, hosted officials of the National Association of Nigerians Students and student union leaders from various institutions ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 13, 2015

Come and confess, your sins can be forgiven | Corrupt Nigerians have been alerted

Come forth, treasury thieves, confess your sins and if possible, they can be forgiven after a deal must have been ...

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Ada IgboanugoAugust 4, 2015

2face Idibia reveals his favorite Nigerian artist and the name might shock you

  Ever wondered who the legendary 2face Idibia fancies the most in the industry? Well Innocent Ujah Idibia popularly known ...

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Ada IgboanugoJuly 28, 2015

Nigerian toddler avoids being crushed to death by moving vehicle (PHOTO)

5-year-old Omobolade Ogundare, was hit by a car on Bennett Street in Gorton and dragged along the street for a ...

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Ada IgboanugoJuly 23, 2015

How 6 Nigerian women were rescued from sex trafficking in Burkina Faso

Six Nigerian women have been rescued from the shackles of a pimp called Balikis, who tricked them into thinking they ...

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Ada IgboanugoJuly 20, 2015

Nigerian-born Emmanuel Fagbenle is Gambia’s new Chief Justice

This is proof that the grass is indeed greener on the other side. Nigerian-born judge, Honorable Justice Emmanuel O. Fagbenle, ...

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Ada IgboanugoJuly 6, 2015

“Gay marriage is satanic” | Nigerian Bishop has a message for the United States

The fact that the U.S government legalized same sex marriage across its federation will be in the news for a ...

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Janeth JJune 15, 2015

Covenant University graduate invents NEPA-less Iron

When we hear things like this, it makes one want to identify with your root, country apart from the general ...

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Ada IgboanugoMay 26, 2015

Nigerian man gets 5 years jail sentence for raping Norwegian tourist

by Chinwe Okafor 26-year-old Ekwegbalu Ugochukwu Udok, has been sentenced to 5 years in jail by a Municipal court in ...

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Ada IgboanugoMay 17, 2015

Meet the Nigerian Obama hosted in Washington

by Chinwe Okafor United States President, Barack Obama, has honoured a Nigerian, Adepeju Jaiyeoba at a Global Entrepreneurship event in ...

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Kolapo OlapojuMay 2, 2015

Lauryn Hill sings an apology to Nigerians for missing May Day concert (WATCH)

by Chinwe Okafor For missing the May Day Live concert in Lagos, Lauryn Hill has recorded an apologetic rendition of ...

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Ada IgboanugoApril 28, 2015

How Nigerian lad was gruesomely murdered in London

by Chinwe Okafor A 20-year-old Nigerian young man, Ola Raji, has been murdered in the United Kingdom. Raji was stabbed ...

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Kolapo OlapojuApril 8, 2015

It’s deeper than you think – Read what Osun APC is saying to Igbos about Oba Akiolu

by Kolapo Olapoju At a time when conversation is at its peak and tribal tensions at a fever-pitch over the threats ...

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