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Pistorius out of prison, to “lounge” under house arrest

If gut feeling were to have a place in adjudication, this guy go don dey lounge for prison fa! But, unfortunately, the due processes of trials, which won't bring back the unlucky Reeva Steenkamp...
©BBC|Zavantem departure lounge - Brussels

Brussels terrorist explosions leave 13 dead

Carnage and death in Brussels this morning as two blasts tore through the departures area of Zaventem airport. An hour later, an explosion hit Maalbeek metro station, close to the EU institutions. The airport and...
Female cadets Nigeria

Nonadmission of Female Cadets: Nigerian Defence Headquarters refutes claim

So, did The Punch Newspaper goof, or is this move by the Nigeria Army just trying to do damage control by papering over the cracks? "They (female cadets) are eligible for all the types of...
Viola Davis - Oscars 2017

#Oscars 2017: Mix Up, Full List of Winners and More

The 2017 Academy Awards, popularly called the Oscars, was held at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles California. The Awards are usually held to honour the most deserving movies, cast and crew of the...

Is Buhari’s proposed anti-corruption tribunal constitutional?

The President needs to be properly advised by the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, and other lawyers who have experience. The government should work within the existing laws. The current...
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Does biology maketh the (wo)man? Sacked Google employee’s controversial memo on gender differences

Our attention has been drawn to a Google engineer who was sacked for writing a memo against his company's gender diversity policies, claiming (with evidence) that there are biological reasons for the women's relatively...
The Crown Prince commences Ukpukpe rites

Oba of Benin’s funeral rites: Crown Prince performs ‘Ukpukpe’ rites

 As the burial rites for the recently deceased Oba of Benin continues, the Royal Crown Prince and Edaiken n'Uselu, Eheneden Erediauwa, this Thursday morning performed the Ukpukpe rites.The proud Bini Kingdom is saying farewell to the...
India's Menstruation Man

India’s Menstruation Man: how a passion for humanity can cause a revolution

Al Jazeera just broke this news yesterday and nearly 15,000 YouTube views later, it is clear that the story of India's menstruation man is not just inspiring, it cuts across countries and cultures. Starting from a...
©Nigeria Health Watch|AIDS 2016 - Durban, South Africa

Nigeria conspicuously absent from International Conference AIDS 2016, Durban

Finally, the moment came – The 21st International Conference on AIDS 2016 kicked off in Durban, South Africa on the 18th of July, the birthday of Nelson Mandela. With the largest number of registered delegates...
©BBC|Adam Johnson

Ex-Sunderland footballer Adam Johnson found guilty of sexual activity with a child

Ever wondered how civilised societies dealt with issues revolving around grooming and child molestation? Well, gather round ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, as the UK has provided us today with an example next...