October 23, 2018
  • 6:59 pm Yasmin gave up on me, called me ‘waste product’; $150K claim ‘preposterous’ – King Promise
  • 6:46 pm Wiyaala takes ‘Ampe’ challenge to London!
  • 4:26 pm Kaduna Streets Deserted As Security Operatives Enforce Curfew
  • 1:13 pm Suspected pipeline vandals attack, kill guard, cart away equipment in Delta
  • 12:31 pm MENZGOLD: Afia Schwarzenegger Reports Nana Appiah Mensah To Former President JJ Rawlings

  Communications Manager, Sub Sahara Africa, Kezia Anim-Addo; Public Lead, Anglophone West Africa, Akua Gyekye, and Strategic Media Partnerships Manager, Sub Sahara Africa, Jocelyne Muhutu-Rémy, all of Facebook at the launch of its Fact-Checking Programme in Nigeria with Africa Check and AFP this week in Ikeja, Lagos Joining fact-checking programmes in Kenya and South Africa, […]


Lagos Fashion Week will return for its 8th edition this year from October 24th – 27th 2018. Serving as a hub to connect fashion stakeholders, LFW tents Oniru will open from 10 am – 10 pm. Heineken Lagos Fashion Week is the leading event on the African Fashion calendar, attracting thousands of fashion experts, enthusiasts […]


The renowned lawyer said that the late Fela had foreseen Nigeria’s problems and that most of Nigeria’s problems and challenges already have proferred solutions to them in Fela’s music Falana said; “I want most of these presidential aspirants to listen to Fela’s music very well. That’s where they can find solutions to most of our problems. “Our […]


The Catholic Diocese of Makurdi has announced the death of Rev Fr. Angus Fraser, believed to be the longest serving teacher and missionary in Nigeria. Fraser, who was aged 87, was born on April 8 1931 and hailed from a Caribbean Island country called Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Announcing the death in a statement […]


Nigeria’s Independence from Britain on October 1st, 1960 is a significant day in the history of the country. Nigeria is home nation to different tribes, culture, languages, ethnic groups and religion making it a great nation with diverse strength. Popularly called the Giant of Africa, it is also, the ‘Heart of African Music.’ Nigeria is […]


Ghanaians bid farewell to former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan on Thursday in a state funeral attended by African leaders and international statesmen who hailed his record as an advocate for humanity and world peace. Annan, a Ghanaian national and Noble laureate, died in a Swiss hospital last month at the age of 80. His body […]


Fame, like beauty, is transient. A superstar at the peak of stardom could become a footnote in history within the twinkle of an eye. A lot of stars have shone on the horizon but not all of them are still up there. In this piece, we take a look at what some of our stars […]

the Egba-dahomey war

 The War of Dahomey    Dahomey war was famous for the bloody battles of Dahomey and Egba Kingdom. The dahomey war saw over 6,000 Dahomey troops invade the independent nation of Egbaland in present-day Nigeria. The war of dahomey stunned the world. It was unthinkable that Women could serve as combat troops. women heavily outnumbered men […]