Tag: south africa

July 27, 2012

“Habitual offender” rapes 95-year-old grandmother

by Isi Esene A serial offender in Johannesburg has been accused of raping a 94-year-old grandmother in her home in ...

July 16, 2012

Nepotism? Zuma’s ex-wife, Nkosazana, emerges African Union head

by Isi Esene South African continues to dominate the leadership of the African continent with the election of  Nkosazana Dlamin-Zuma, ...

July 13, 2012

WATCH: eLDee drops the video for ‘Higher’

by ‘Ifreke Inyang eLDee the don, has dropped the hot new video for his single ‘Higher’, which is on the ...

June 24, 2012

“Jonathan is indecisive, vindictive, petty, and I pity him” – Henry Okah

by Hauwa Gambo Henry Okah, Niger-Delta activist accused of the October 1 2010 bombings in Abuja has remained locked up ...

June 3, 2012

#Winning: Nigeria ranked as top African nation brand

by Tolu Orekoya For the second year running, Nigeria has taken the bronze medal for Most Valuable African Nation Brand at ...

May 31, 2012

Psquare inks distribution deal with Universal Music Group

  by Tolu Orekoya So this is what the twins were up to in South Africa … being whisked off ...

May 16, 2012

Big Brother Daily Di-gist #9: No sleep, hot kisses, and it’s all for the cameras

  by Denike & Ifedayo Editor’s note: To catch up on our Daily Di-Gist 1 – 8, check out our YNaija ...

April 22, 2012

‘Eeny, meeny, miny, mo’: Hauwa Gambo makes her predictions of who wins what at today’s AMAAs

by Hauwa Gambo The Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAAs) holds this evening at the Expo Centre in Lagos. Let’s get ...

April 16, 2012

70 and going strong: South Africa’s Jacob Zuma is set to marry Wife Number 6

by Hauwa Gambo Jacob Zuma hasn’t been shy of doing what he wants, even if the world sees it as ...

April 10, 2012

Hello Africa! The Mr. Gay World pageant comes to the Motherland

by Hauwa Gambo   While Nigeria ponders the existential question of whether or not gays should be allowed to walk the ...

March 21, 2012

South Africa set to deport 56 Nigerians seeking asylum based on “ongoing political crisis in Nigeria”

by Lekan Olanrewaju South Africa is reportedly set to deport 56 Nigerians. The deportees have over-stayed their visas and applied for ...

March 9, 2012

“Celebrating the South African apology? Empty heads tire me” – Check out yesterday’s top tweets

by Lekan Olanrewaju It was one discussion about Africa or the other yesterday, from more comments on the Nigeria/South Africa ...

March 8, 2012

#EpicFail? Arise Fashion Week, Lagos (Day 2) fails to rise to the occasion

by Hauwa Gambo Arise Magazine Fashion Week (AMFW) delivered three successful fashion shows of reputable proportions in the past, so ...

March 8, 2012

Is this the thanks we get, South Africa? Nigeria goes for its pound of flesh – All the details of the diplomatic row

by Lekan Olanrewaju The basics Last Friday, 125 Nigerians who travelled to South Africa aboard Arik Air and South African ...

March 8, 2012

“Messi is a joke” : Check out yesterday’s top tweets

by Lekan Olanrewaju Controversy was all people were talking about yesterday, it would seem, from the Nigeria/SA row to the ...

March 7, 2012

“Nigeria is a must-visit destination abi?” – Check out yesterday’s top tweets

by Lekan Olanrewaju From thoughts on the Nigeria/South Africa deportation issues to commendation (and condemnation of Arsenal FC),  check out ...

March 6, 2012

Deportation: Nigeria threatens South Africa with retaliation

by Lekan Olanrewaju The Federal Government of Nigeria has reportedly warned that it may be forced to reciprocate the deportation of ...

February 11, 2012

Video: Invictus Entertainment Company arrives in style – See Photos!

by Daniel Essien A new entertainment outfit, Invictus Entertainment Company has been launched. It is an exclusive entertainment company based in ...

February 1, 2012

#InCaseYouMissedIt: 1.35 million Condoms recalled in South Africa

By Hauwa Gambo Some were panicking because they were infected with AIDS and were concerned for their partners. Another condom ...

January 13, 2012

#OccupyNigeria takes on South Africa

      by Hauwa Gambo Nigerians in South Africa are set to stage an #OccupyNigeria protest to show support ...

OluwapelumiMarch 16, 2011

46664 Apparel: With Love, From Nelson Mandela

by Yemi Olowu The Nelson Mandela Foundation recently revealed plans to launch an international fashion line named ‘46664 apparel’, from ...

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