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Maitama Sule: A servant’s son who almost became Nigeria’s president

Former Nigeria Permanent Representative to United Nations, Alhaji Maitama Sule died in a Cairo Hospital at the age of 89 years. In 1976, he became...

The Nigerian civil war in pictures

Civilians unload a ferry that carries relief between Calabar and Oron on September 09, 1968 during the Biafran war. A civil war opposing Biafra...

Zuckerberg finally bags honourary Harvard degree 12 years after quitting

Facebook co-founder, Mark Zuckerberg, one of Havard’s most famous dropouts has finally returned to pick up his degree twelve years after leaving Harvard to work...

Swahili words get into English dictionary

The Oxford University Press (OUP) has just published its latest dictionary for primary school students in East Africa This is the OUP's third edition of...

NYSC provides guideline for printing of call-up letters

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has announced the date for printing of call up letters for Batch A, 2017 prospective corps members. The information...

Mass rape: Four students arrested in connection with Lagos schoolgirls broad...

Following an eyewitness report on social media about how final year secondary school students sexually assaulted their female counterparts on their last day in...

Tanzania’s conjoined twins plan to become teachers

Tanzanian conjoined twins Maria and Consolata Mwakikuti are in their last year at secondary school and are looking forward to graduating after their final...

JCI Garden City reviving Rivers State through the SDGs

JCI, a humanitarian worldwide community of young active citizens between the ages of 18 and 40 share a common believe that for a positive...

World’s richest man, Bill Gates, takes a ride in Keke Napep

The world’s richest man, Mr. Bill Gates, with a net worth of $87.2bn as stated by Forbes, has been sighted taking a ride in...

Ohanaeze urges FG to support research findings on HIV/AIDS

Ohanaeze Ndigbo has called on the Federal Government to support a senior lecturer at Michael Okpara University of Agriculture,  Umuahia, Abia State, Prof. Maduike...

Heart Piercing: Syria photographer takes action instead of pictures, picks up...

Every so often, a photograph cuts through the grim cacophony of the war in Syria and pierces viewers' hearts. It happened in 2015 with an...

If you marry on Facebook, it will crash on YouTube –...

The General Overseer of RCCG, Pastor E.A Adeboye, is at it again on his marriage lessons. "If you marry on Facebook, it will crash...

Lai warns against ISIS’ new recruitment strategy

The Federal Government has urged parents and guardians to monitor their children and wards to prevent them from joining the Islamic State of Iraq...

Forbidden book smuggled out of N. Korea

They say fact is stranger than fiction. One book smuggled out of North Korea encapsulates both. Written by a dissident writer still living inside the...

Senate lacks the power to summon me – Sagay

The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), says the Senate lacks the power to summon him. He, therefore, lambasted...

Sen. Melaye’s dance of victory mocks critics after ABU confirms he...

The Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, took to social media to mock his critics after the Vice-Chancellor of the Ahmadu Bello University testified...

Isoko man ignores recession, marries two wives same day

A man from Isoko South area of Delta State on Sunday took Nigerians by surprise when he married two wives on that same day. The...

Dino Melaye’s certificates scandal takes a new twist

The certificate scandal  that has enveloped the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District at the upper chamber of the National Assembly, Dino Melaye, has...

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