Category: Featured

Prison to PhD: How Akpabio bagged doctorate degree in jail

Prison to PhD: How Akpabio bagged doctorate degree in jail

Stephen Akpabio-Klementowski an ex-convict went to jail with no qualification but studied to PhD level in prison and is now a lecturer. Akpabio-Kle [...]
“Burna Boy has the whole world listening” – The New York Times writes special article

“Burna Boy has the whole world listening” – The New York Times writes special article

Nigerian Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter, Burna Boy is an artiste who makes music as a true global citizen, The New York times reports. In a [...]
Meet Chinonso Eche, 11-year-old Nigerian footballer who set Guinness World Record

Meet Chinonso Eche, 11-year-old Nigerian footballer who set Guinness World Record

Chinonso Eche is the youngest African footballer to set a Guinness World Record for most consecutive football touches in one minute while balancing an [...]
Meet Emmanuella, the 10-year-old Nigerian genius hired by a UK school

Meet Emmanuella, the 10-year-old Nigerian genius hired by a UK school

A 10-year-old Nigerian girl was recently hired by a school in the United Kingdom to be a coding instructor. Emmanuella Mayaki is a coding and progr [...]
Photos: African city where children play with harmless Crocodiles

Photos: African city where children play with harmless Crocodiles

Crocodiles are sacred and reportedly harmless in the city of Bazoul, Burkina Faso to the extent that indigenes including children, troop out to play w [...]
CNN gives special recognition to fast-rising Nigerian skit maker, Taaooma

CNN gives special recognition to fast-rising Nigerian skit maker, Taaooma

Nigerian social media comedian and skit maker, Maryam Apaokagi better known as Taaooma has received a huge spotlight from International news media, CN [...]
Dangote lost 65 percent of his wealth under Buhari’s administration – Analyst

Dangote lost 65 percent of his wealth under Buhari’s administration – Analyst

A financial analyst has spoken on how bad economic policies have negatively affected the wealth of Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote. In a report [...]
Meet Obi “Dr Bugatti” Okeke, the Nigerian who’s Floyd Mayweather’s premier car dealer (Photos)

Meet Obi “Dr Bugatti” Okeke, the Nigerian who’s Floyd Mayweather’s premier car dealer (Photos)

For many who do not know, boxing heavyweight champion, Floyd Mayweather is a lover of really expensive and exotic cars, and he does not shy away from [...]
Nigerians celebrate billionaire, Adebayo Ogunlesi, the only black man to ever be on Trump’s Economic Advisory Council

Nigerians celebrate billionaire, Adebayo Ogunlesi, the only black man to ever be on Trump’s Economic Advisory Council

Nigerians have taken to social media to appreciate and celebrate business mogul, Adebayo Ogunlesi. He is a lawyer, investment banker and currently the [...]
How Africanus Noel became the youngest commissioner in Nigeria at 14

How Africanus Noel became the youngest commissioner in Nigeria at 14

14-year-old Africanus Noel set the record for being the youngest commissioner in Nigeria following his appointment by the Bayelsa state government in [...]
Physically challenged man embarks on charitable mission to help school children, less privileged and physically challenged persons

Physically challenged man embarks on charitable mission to help school children, less privileged and physically challenged persons

A physically challenged teacher turned banker identified as Michael Sowunmi has embarked on a mission to help the less privileged, school children and [...]
Meet Kolatu Tubosun and Kingsley Ugwuanyi, the Nigerians who facilitated the addition of Danfo, Okada and 27 other Nigerian words into Oxford English Dictionary

Meet Kolatu Tubosun and Kingsley Ugwuanyi, the Nigerians who facilitated the addition of Danfo, Okada and 27 other Nigerian words into Oxford English Dictionary

On January 21, Nigeria recorded a landmark feat when Oxford English Dictionary announced the addition of 29 Nigerian words and expressions in the Janu [...]
Difference Between the Rich And Poor, by Reno Omokri

Difference Between the Rich And Poor, by Reno Omokri

Former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri has  stated that both the rich and the poor have the same 24 hours adding that none have mo [...]
President Buhari accused of waging war against Niger Delta

President Buhari accused of waging war against Niger Delta

The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has accused Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari of waging war against the Niger Delta region. According to IYC, Nigeria [...]
Over 30 shops burnt as fire guts Owode-Onirin market in Ikorodu

Over 30 shops burnt as fire guts Owode-Onirin market in Ikorodu

A massive fire outbreak has razed 30 shops at Owode-Onirin Market, Ikorodu area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria. The Lagos State Emergency Management ( [...]
Awwn! Acid attack survivor shares before and after photos to celebrate her birthday

Awwn! Acid attack survivor shares before and after photos to celebrate her birthday

A victim of acid attack, Chizzy Obanye Francess, is celebrating her 24th birthday, 15 years after her life changed forever, due to the fact that her u [...]
How A Lot Of Nigerians Are Making Money From Home Trading On Digital Currencies

How A Lot Of Nigerians Are Making Money From Home Trading On Digital Currencies

Do you have a day job, a business of your own? Do you earn enough money from your job or business to take care of your needs? Whether your answer is Y [...]
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