Category Archives: News

Don Jazzy, Dencia, Oprah Winfrey, Tyler Perry, Kerry Washington, More For The ALS Challenge, Watch!

We thought you had to be nominated to take part in the challenge… Nigerian celebrities are obviously setting the pace on this one. You may have heard of the non-profit organization, The ALS Association set up in July to help garner funds for Lou Gehrig’s Disease, otherwise called ALS (Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), a progressive neurodegenerative disease.…

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Us Weekly Hits Back At Ciara & Maintains Their Story Isn’t False, Listen To ‘Ciara’s Interview’

What’s going on here? Late Wednesday, Aug. 13, Ciara angrily tweeted at Us Weekly in reference to a just-published online interview with the R&B star. Ciara had tweeted “I did not do this interview with you! This is a lie, and tasteless! Must you be that thirsty to create a story?! Unbelievable!” the “I’m Out” singer, 28, wrote.…

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Ebola: “We Should Get The Upper Hand On The Epidemic” – President, Doctors Without Borders Assures

Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders), on Friday, says it will take about six months to bring under control the Ebola epidemic, which has killed more than 1000 people since its outbreak in West Africa earlier this year. Joanne Liu, international president of MSF, while speaking after a 10-day trip to West Africa said the outbreak…

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Ferguson Police Finally Release Identity Of Cop That Killed Missouri Teen, Michael Brown

Police today named Darren Wilson as the officer who fatally shot unarmed black teenager Michael Brown and released video stills of a robbery that featured a suspect that matches the description of the dead teen. On the incident report handed out to the press on Friday morning, labels Michael Brown a suspect in ‘strong-armed’ convenience…

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Oxford Dictionary Adds “Hot Mess”, “Side Boob”, “SMH” & More Words To Its Online Version

Young people are no longer ruining the English language with their hip slang and their sassy abbreviations. Because that language is now officially just part of the English language. It’s in the dictionary. FYL, old people. FYL (abbrev.): derived from the acronym FML, which means “f–k my life!” In this case, the Y means “Your,” because…

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Nigeria’s Ministry Of Health Upholds President Jonathan’s Decision To Fire All Resident Doctors

President Jonathan sacked all resident doctors in Nigeria on Thursday. The Federal Government, on Thursday (August 14th) defended President Goodluck Jonathan’s decision to sack thousands of resident doctors in the nation’s hospitals. It was reported how the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health, L.N. Awute, sent a memo to federal hospitals ordering that “letters…

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FIFA Orders The Reinstatement Of Impeached President Of NFF, Aminu Maigari

FIFA’s letter was signed by its deputy secretary general, Marcus Kattner. The world football governing body, FIFA, has ordered the Nigeria Football Federation, (NFF), to reinstate the impeached President of the federation, Aminu Maigari. Mr. Maigari was sacked by the board of the NFF last month. Two other board members of the NFF, Chris Green…

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