Things Fall Apart named one of 12 novels considered the “Greatest...

One of Africa’s literary giants Albert Chinualumogu Achebe passed away in 2013 aged 82 but his works continue to make headlines. Achebe’s...

Haiti Doesn’t Have a Vodou Problem, It Has a Christianity Problem

Taking a page out of the Gospel of Pat Robertson, Chibly Langlois, Haiti’s first Roman Catholic cardinal revealed the “big social problem”...

“The Public Discourse Over Amotekun”. Bola Tinubu Finally Speaks On Amotekun

Former governor of Lagos state and chieftain of the ruling party, APC, Alhaji Ahmed Bola Tinubu, has finally broken his silence on...

Nigerian Expressions; Danfo, Okada, Tokunbo, K-Leg, 25 Others Added In Oxford...

Some words and expressions which evolved uniquely from Nigeria have found its way into mainstream official English language. At least 29 of...

Buried for 50 years: Britain’s shameful role in the Biafran war,...

It is a good thing to be proud of one’s country, and I am – most of the time. But it...

Trump Plans To Add Nigeria & Six Other Countries To Travel...

Some countries will face bans only on some visa categories, the Wall Street Journal reported. The list of countries was not final...

Nigeria Is Haunted by Its Civil War

LAGOS, Nigeria — Fifty years ago, on Jan. 15, Nigeria’s civil war ended. Fought between the country’s southeast region, which seceded and...

Brain freeze: Russian Firm Offers A Path To Immortality For A...

SERGIYEV POSAD, Russia (Reuters) - When Alexei Voronenkov’s 70-year-old mother passed away, he paid to have her brain frozen and stored in...

Yoruba Leaders Hints At Possible Secession of Southwest From Nigeria

The pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, on Thursday 16 January, gave a veiled hint that under certain circumstances the South-west of Nigeria could...

Supreme Court Shuts Out Popular Gov. Ihedioha & Replaces Him With...

The election of Chief Emeka Ihedioha, governor of Imo State, has been nullified by Nigeria’s Supreme Court in Abuja. It declared Sen....

Thanks To Trump, I’m Using My ‘Foreign’ Name For The First...

Prior to high school, I’d never formally gone by Courtney, my English name — or my “white name,” as I like to...

Only 110 Person Died On Norway’s Roads In 2019; In Nigeria...

Just one person died as a result of traffic accidents across all age groups in Oslo, the Norwegian capital in 2019, official...

“Britannia rules the grave”! Biafrans in London Blame Biafran Defeat on...

LONDON, Jan. 13 — Hundreds of Biafrans, emotions etched on many faces, crowded together today in a red brick Victorian building that...

Amotekun; “A New Year Gift” To Yorubas – Wole Soyinka

The Western Nigeria Security Network (WNSN), codenamed, Amotekun, (a Yoruba word for leopard) which launched in Ibadan on 10 January 2020 has...

Nigeria Ruled By Terrorists, Bent On Spreading Sharia To ‘Biafraland’ –...

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has argued that Nigeria is already divided by the twelve...

NBA Find Its Voice In A New Year Message; Blasts Buhari’s...

The Nigerian Bar Association has reviewed the Nigerian democratic space in 2019 and come up hard on the government of President Muhammadu...

Google Doodle Honours Amaka Igwe on 57th Posthumous Birthday

Late veteran Nollywood filmmaker, Amaka Igwe, has been honoured with a Google Doodle on her 57th posthumous birthday. A...

Presidential ‘Economic Advisory Council’ Member Predicts Dire Economic Outlook For Nigeria...

Renowned Nigerian economist and member of the Presidential 'Economic Advisory Council', Mr Bismarck Rewane, has predicted the economic conditions for most Nigerians...

Africa’s Wealthiest Man Ends The Year $4.3 Billion Better Off

Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, became $4.3 billion richer in 2019 as his fortune continued to grow on the back of investments in cement,...

Jacob Zuma Street in Owerri Renamed Mbazulike Amaechi Street by Gov....

Imo state government has announced the renaming of the dual-carriageway, Jacob Zuma Street in Owerri, the state capital, to Chief Mbazulike Amaechi...