Category Archives: Around The World

Discover The Best Restaurant For A Romantic Meal In Lagos!

Whether you’re looking for that first date venue, a chilled bar perfect for couples or somewhere to celebrate an anniversary, hen nights and bridal showers, we’ve got it covered. We recently came across Insignia Restaurant, located in the heart of Victoria Island. The Restaurant boosts of glamorous dining, some fabulous cooking at prices to match…

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Coup In Burkina Faso! Military Takes Control Of The Country Amidst Civil Unrest

Just weeks before scheduled democratic elections in the country, the military has taken to the airwaves in Burkina Faso to declare that the transitional government in the country had been dissolved. This statement came shortly after the members of the elite presidential guard, a unit of the military arrested the transitional President Michael Kafando and…

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South African Comedian Trevor Noah Takes Over US Late Night TV With ‘The Daily Show’

  Kudos to South African comedian, Trevor Noah who recently became the newly celebrated host of the legendary ‘fake news’ programme ‘The Daily Show.’ He is the first African to host the US late night TV franchise after Jon Stewart left this past August after 16 years of hosting the show. Watch Trevor Noah’s new…

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Grooming For Greatness! Biola Alabi Begins Mentorship Programme For 20 Young African Leaders

 Biola Alabi  About 20 exceptional young African leaders would be selected for a leadership and management project called “Grooming For Greatness”. The programme is championed by Biola Alabi, founder of Biola Alabi Media and former Managing Director of M-Net Africa as her new leadership development project. The Yale Fellow explains that is a year-long programme which…

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UBA Celebrates Courage & Selflessness With Support For Film On Ebola

Mr. Charles Aigbe with  Actor, Danny Glover Pan African banking and financial services group United Bank for Africa (Plc) has restated its commitment to the growth and development of the African movie industry by supporting the making ’93 days’, an inspirational movie on Ebola as it happened in Nigeria. The movie tells the story of the…

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‘Buhari Kerosene’! Billionaire Otedola Orders All Forte Oil Stations To Sell Kerosene For N50/litre

Chairman of Forte Oil, Mr. Femi Otedola, has crashed the price of House Hold Kerosene (HHK) to N50/litre, representing over 60% reduction in pump price. According to reports by THEWILL, the billionaire has ordered all Forte Oil stations nationwide to implement the directive tagged “Buhari Kerosene”. He said the initiative was in furtherance of his…

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Kim, Kourtney, Khloe, Kylie & Kendall Meet Apple, Take Their Reality Brand To Another Level

Reality stars Kim Kardashian, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian, Kylie and Kendall Jenner have officially launched their individual websites and apps at an Apple store in New York to take their brand a step higher. The sisters were all glamorous looking to promote their websites and app which would include each sister’s personal fashion tips and…

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Heartbreaking! In Plight To Get To Europe, Syrian Man Fights To Stay Afloat With Toddler

This is indeed a heartbreaking photo to see. A Syrian refugee while fleeing the crisis-ridden country was photographed struggling to keep his baby from drowning as they swam through the Mediterranean Sea. The Syrian civil war has widely been described as the worst humanitarian disaster of our time, with over 11 million people displaced.  …

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Isoken Ogiemwonyi, Co-Founder Of L’Espace Unveils Her New Flagship Store ‘Zazaii’

After six years of ground-breaking success of running one of Nigeria’s foremost designers market Le Petit Marche and concept store, L’Espace, the founders-Wonuola Okoye and Isoken Ogiemwonyi are moving to greener pastures in business. The duo had previously released a joint statementto explaintheir split, the statement read: “it’s been an incredible six year journey in…

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