Category Archives: News

Suspense, Politics, Marriage, Morality & Religion- ‘Under Bridge’ By Immanuel James

Described by Onyeka Nwelue, film maker and author of The Abyssinnian Boy as “Unputdownable”, Immanuel James&#39s debut novel, Under Bridge is suspense-filled, with unseeing eventualities lurking at every corner. Immanuel James has written extensively on socio-cultural issues that underscore the human condition, constantly raising a voice for youth empowerment through intellectual engagement. He is a…

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CNN ‘African Start-Up’ Features Founder Of Nigeria’s First Recycling Company, Bilikiss Abiola

This week’s ‘African Start-Up’ on CNN International features Bilikiss Abiola, founder and CEO of Nigeria’s first recycling company, Wecyclers Corporation. Abiola tells ‘African Start-Up’ how she’s using her recycling business to help unemployed youth raise money to reach their goals, and also to encourage and educate Nigerians about waste management and the benefits of recycling.…

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Ex-President Obasanjo Holds Talks To Free Schoolgirls & Cameroon Deploys 3,000 Troops To Nigeria Border

Nigeria&#39s former president Olusegun Obasanjo has met with people close to Boko Haram in an attempt to broker the release of more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by the militants, a source close to the talks told AFP. The talks last weekend at Obasanjo&#39s farm in southern Ogun state included relatives of senior Islamist fighters, intermediaries…

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Force Will Never Bring Chibok Girls Alive, Ahmad Salkida Tells President Goodluck Jonathan

Salkida, a journalist who facilitated the aborted negotiations between the Nigerian government and Boko Haram, reportedly told President Goodluck Jonathan before the deadlock that force could not bring the abducted girls back alive from the sect’s den. According to Sahara Reporters a competent source in the know of what transpired between the Presidency and Salkida…

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#BringBackOurGirls! Children’s Day- Wear Red Today, Show Solidarity For The Missing Chibok Girls

The #BringBackOurGirls and &#39Women For Peace and Justice&#39 movements have announced and encouraged everyone around the world to wear red on Nigeria&#39s Children’s day which is marked today May 27, 2014. The movements have called for this to show the world&#39s solidarity with the missing Chibokgirls. Join the movement by: 1. Post the poster with…

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President Goodluck Jonathan: There Are Plans To Bring Down My Government

President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday said those behind the violence in the country were planning to bring down his government. According to a report by Punch Jonathan during the 2014 Democracy Day Interdenominational Church Service with the theme “Love The Lord…and your Neighbour” in Abuja, touched on several national issues, said despite the security challenges,…

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Usher Cooks Breakfast In His Underwear After ‘Voice’ Win: See The Sexy Photo!

Usher in his underwear? Hmmm…..We&#39re not complaining!   On Monday night, the 35-year-old singer made a promise to fans that if his Voice mentee Josh Kaufman won the competition, he&#39d strip down to his skivvies. “If Josh Kaufman WINS The Voice…I will prove I cook in my underwear!” Usher wrote on his Facebook page. And…

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