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Nigeria: Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation – 10 Things a New Study Found

It takes place mostly in the shadows, but sexual violence against children is happening everywhere, regardless of a country’s economic status or its citizens’ quality of life. Yet, child sexual abuse and exploitation is preventable, and there are strategies...

Top 10 Most Corrupt Countries in the World, 2019

Nigeria, a country not new to corruption rankings, is perceived to be the most corrupt country in Africa and the fourth most corrupt country in the world, according to USNEWS 2019 corruption ranking. Nigeria, a country not new to...

10 Common Dreams and What They Supposedly Mean According to Psychologists

According to psychologists, dreams accurately reflect our current condition. and our subconscious tries to tell us something important via dreams from time to time. There are dreams that are common for all of us. Each of us sees these types...

Nigeria Leads Others In Increasing Number Of Millionaire Populations

Economic powerhouses like the United States, China and Japan may be home to the highest proportion of the world’s wealthy, but when it comes to minting new millionaires, opportunities abound more in Nigeria. That’s according to a new report from...

Six Charts that Show the World is Actually Becoming a Better Place

Swedish academic Hans Rosling identified a worrying trend: not only do many people across advanced economies have no idea that the world is becoming a much better place, but they actually even think the opposite. This is no wonder,...

A Psychologist Created a 3-Question Test That Can Show Your Intellect Level Within a Minute

In 2005, a psychologist Shane Frederick created the shortest test for evaluating intellect. It has only 3 questions that you need to answer as quickly as possible. You can even check the answers yourself! Listwand invites you to take the...

Child Labour in Africa: These Are The 8 Worst African Countries For Child Labour

Child labour is the employment of children under the age of 18 in a manner that restrict or prevent them from basic education and development. Image: Borgenmagazine Poverty is a major factor that drives child labour in Africa. In poor families,...

Slave Bible From The 1800s Omitted Bible Passages That Could Incite Rebellion

In the Slave Bible Passages that could have prompted rebellion were removed, And verses that reinforced the institution of slavery, were kept."Servants, be obedient to them that are your masters according to the flesh, with fear and trembling, in...

Scientists Discover Spider Species that Feeds its Young Milk

Chinese scientists has discovered a spider species that feeds their babies with milk as mammals, this marks the first time humans discovered invertebrates breastfeeding and nursing theirs offspring. Breastfeeding is a unique animal behavior to mammals, including humans. This type...

Davido’s Fall Displaces Johnny, Now the Most Viewed Nigerian Music Video on YouTube

Davido's Fall (98 Million Views) has officially surpassed Yemi Alade's Johnny (97 Million views) as the most viewed Nigerian Music Video on YouTube. Davido's Fall (98 Million Views) has officially surpassed Yemi Alade's Johnny (97 Million views) as the most...

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TIME 100: Tony Elumelu, Three Other Nigerians Makes Time’s list of 100 Most Influential People Of 2020

Tony Elumelu, is among four Nigerians named by the Time Magazine International in their 2020 list of 100 most...

Zambia’s Namwali Serpell Wins UK’s Top Prize For Science Fiction

Zambia's Namwali Serpell has won the UK’s top prize for science fiction, the Arthur C Clarke award, for her first novel "The Old Drift". The...

African Tribe: The Artistic Ndebeles of Southern Africa

The Ndebeles are an African ethnic group living in South Africa and Zimbabwe known for their artistic talent, especially with regard to their painted houses and colorful beadwork. Not much is known about these people except that they originated from the larger Nguni tribes who make up almost two thirds of the black population in South Africa.

Matriarchal Communities in Africa: African Communities Where Women Reign Supreme

From the Umoja community in Northern Kenya to the small rural community of Arnado Debbo in Niger state, Nigeria. These here are three African communities with long-standing traditions where to be a woman is superior.

African Tribe: The Dinka People Of South Sudan

The Dinka are a pastoral-agricultural people that make up the largest ethnic group in South Sudan. They vary their lifestyle by season – in the rainy season they live in permanent savannah settlements and raise grain crops like millet,