Oshiomhole: How ex Edo Governor became APC Chairman in waiting

June 22, 2018

Former Edo State Governor Adams Oshiomhole will emerge APC Chairman at the convention because no one will stand in his way. Former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole, will now head into the APC national convention of Saturday, June 23, 2018, as the last man standing for the position of Chairman of Nigeria’s governing party. […]

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#YNaijaEssays: June 12 and the legacy of Nigerian Leadership III

June 22, 2018

Last week, Nigeria as a nation celebrated the post-humous honour granted to Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola and the recognition that was given to the 1993 elections. However, much of this joy seemed restricted to certain age demographics. Specifically, only the people who had lived during his own run for the presidency seemed to suggest […]

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#WorldCup 2018 Preview: Is the Super Eagles set for yet another defeat against Iceland?

June 22, 2018

The Super Eagles will be looking to bounce back (we hope so) after their depressing opening-day defeat to Croatia when they face Iceland today by 4:00pm at Volgograd Arena. The Nigerian team will be looking to capitalise on Croatia’s 3-0 drubbing of Argentina yesterday to grab second spot in the group. However, things will not […]

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Godknows Igali: Nigeria and the Generational Challenge of State Building 

June 22, 2018

By Godknows Igali When the United States President, Donald Trump and his North Korean ‘peace-ally’, Kim Jong Un were planning for the just concluded historic bilateral summit, the question of venue was a matter of greatest concern. The stakes were high from the point of view of ambience,  security and effect. So top political appointees, ranking […]

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Banky W wants you to know Ebuka was the real winner of last season’s tepid Big Brother Nigeria

June 22, 2018

For a long time now, I have tried to purge my social media of all Big Brother Naija-related news. I have unfollowed accounts, and on my Instagram’s explore page, I have breezed past videos and posts with catchy, twisted headlines about ex-housemates and their frivolous activities. I want none of it, for the simple reason […]

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#WorldCup 2018: Iwobi, Ronaldo, Messi… Here are the top content shared on Facebook

June 22, 2018

Facebook today released some Sub-Saharan Africa focused statistics on the top content shared on its platform since the World Cup started. This measures global and country Facebook conversation related to the World Cup between June 14 – June 20, 2018. Below are the stats: Of the two Sub-Saharan Africa teams in the tournament, Senegal leads discussions globally: […]

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California house of horrors: Teenage girl escapes home and called 911 to say, “my sisters are chained up”

June 22, 2018

California parents who abused their 13 children so badly and kept them in isolation have been arrested and charged to court after one of their children escaped and called 911. David and Louise Turpin, who have 13 kids ranging in age from 2 to 29 years, were taken into custody after their 17-year-old daughter called 911 […]

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Obasanjo’s Son Olujonwo seeks dissolution of One-Year Marriage over allegations of Wife’s Assaults as Court Documents Surface

June 22, 2018

Court documents have surfaced online revealing the troubles in the one-year old marriage of former President Olusegun Obasanjo‘s son Olujonwo and his wife Tope, the daughter of Premier Lotto founder Kessington Adebutu. The documents reveal that shortly after the wedding ceremony, Olujunwo has allegedly suffered from physical assaults by his wife as well as threats […]

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Identity Of Policeman Alleged To Have N2bn In His Account Revealed

June 22, 2018

The policeman who was accused on social media of having billions of naira in his bank accounts and also living large has been unmasked by the Lagos State Police command. He is Inspector Christopher Marcel Nnabugwu, attached to the Divisional Crime branch at Ogudu Police Division in Lagos. A masked lady in the video that […]

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Love Thursday: This is why an ability to overlook is necessary for healthy relationships

June 22, 2018

While communication is great, knowing when and what to turn a blind eye is also very key for the success for a relationship. One of the most underrated things that hardly gets talked about in relationships is the need to overlook and knowing the best time to do so. What we always talk about is […]

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