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Nigerians don’t crucify Mbaka, urges Peter Obi

The vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Peter Obi has asked people to stop attacking Rev Ejike Mbaka over his prophecies. Obi’s reaction came following a pronouncement by Mbaka on Sunday that both...

Meet the 2018 winner of Mr. Universe Nigeria – Allison Nelson

Allison Nelson, a Rivers State-born model, has emerged as the winner of the 2018 Mr Universe Nigeria pageant. The 26-year-old Arts and Design graduate from the Federal Polytechnic, Nekede in Owerri beat 28 other finalists...

Obi of Onitsha Declares War Against Osu Culture In Igbo Land

The Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Nnaemeka Achebe, has said the time has come for the Osu caste system to be abolished in Igboland. Describing the practice as antiquated, unlawful and obnoxious, Achebe called for a...

W Magazine’s spotlight on Nigeria features Jidenna, Teju Cole, Adebayo Oke-Lawal and Others

It really is the golden age for creatives in Nigeria. Nigerian music is played in clubs everywhere in the world, from Davido to Yemi Alade, and so is our art, with Njideka Akunyili-Crosby‘s work Remain,...

Justin Bieber & Hailey Baldwin Are Now Married?

It seems like Canadian pop-star Justin Bieber has finally tied the knot with his model girlfriend Hailey Baldwin. As per media reports,  Bieber, 24, and Baldwin, 21 exchanged vows in a private ceremony on...
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10th Nov: TruLittle Hero Awards Shines Positive Light for Next Generation

In the last few months, London has been a breeding ground of negative press for young people. The capital reached new statistics for the rate of murders exceeding that of New York. The TruLittle Hero...
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Shade of Women Foundation Presents: Girls Can Code – 13th OctFober, Ibadan

Few things excite me as much as this project: a project dedicated to giving young girls the best start in life. When I saw the poster, it nearly brought tears to my eyes. The...

AFRIMA Jury Arrives Nigeria For Adjudication Of 8,009 Entries

The Jury’s responsibility involves screening, categorising, assessing, grading and selecting nominees into the 38 different Regional and Continental awarding categories who will vie for the 23.9 carat gold-plated AFRIMA trophy. The 13-man International Jury of...

AMVCA in Nigeria – Then and Now

In 2013, the movie industry witnessed the berth of Africa Magic Viewers' Choice Awards (AMVCA), a platform created by by Africa Magic in partnership with MultiChoice, to reward excellence and talents in the budding...

Nigerian Novelist Elnathan John Makes Jury For Man Booker Prize 2019

Nigerian novelist, satirist, writer and lawyer, Elnathan John whose stories have twice been shortlisted for the Caine Prize for African Writing, has been selected as one of the judges for the 2019 Man Booker...