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Nigerian Artist Who Painted Obama, Honoured By Harvard University

Kehinde Wiley, a Nigerian painter, who was commissioned to do a portrait of former United States President Barack Obama, has been honoured with the W.E.B. Du Bois Medal by Harvard University. On Thursday, Kehinde alongside seven others — Florence Ladd,...

Top 20 Nigerian Universities with the Most Employable Graduates

Stutern has released the 2018 edition of its reports about Nigerian Universities and the employability of their graduates. In case you don't know Stutern, it is a skills development and job placement platform that connects university graduates with long-term employment. In...

Most Dangerous Lake In the World is in Africa

Lake Victoria is the second biggest freshwater lake in the world, the biggest in Africa and the chief reservoir for River Nile. Image Source The massive lake, which stretches some 70,000 square kilometers, is the world's second-biggest freshwater body and the...

According to Times Higher Education, These are the Top Best Universities In Nigeria 2019

Covenant university is the best university in Nigeria‚ according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019 released on Wednesday. The rankings are published annually by Times Higher Education‚ a weekly magazine based in London‚ which reports on issues...

People Who Watch Porn More Frequently Become More Religious Over Time, Study Finds

A new study has found that watching pornography more than once a week can cause people to hold stronger religious beliefs than those who only occasionally watch x-rated videos. And researchers say this could be down to people compensating for guilty...

Zimbabwe Has The Poorest Citizens In Africa – Report

ZIMBABWEANS have been found to be the poorest citizens in Africa in a report that features a damning account of former President Robert Mugabe’s disastrous rule. According to the AfrAsia Bank Africa Wealth report 2017 which estimates the average wealth...

South Africa Is Africa’s Richest And Most Advanced Country – Report

Cape Town - South Africa ranks 33rd worldwide in terms of total wealth and 38th worldwide in terms of the number of high net worth individuals (HNWIs) as of December 2017, according to a report by AfrAsia Bank and...

Bottled Water May Contain Tiny Particles Of Plastic, Study Reveals

Drinking water from a plastic bottle isn't all that safe after all. As a new study suggests that those who drink from plastic water bottle may be drinking more than H2O. A new study claims a lot of bottled water...

Top 10 Countries with The Richest History, Egypt Ranked No 1

The world is home to countless cultures and traditions that create a rich global landscape. Some countries, however, are viewed as having histories richer than most. Egypt takes the No. 1 spot among such countries, according to data from the...

30 Hilarious But Thought Provoking Quotes From Nigeria

The quotes below are hilarious, wise, some are even dumb. But one thing they all have in common is that they are all thought provoking. Here are 30 Hilarious But Thought Provoking Quotes From Nigeria A boy who want to scatter...

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Meet 97-Year-old Kenneth Kaunda, the only African Independence Leader from the 1960s Still Alive

Kenneth David Kaunda also known as KK, is a Zambian former politician who led Zambia to independence from British rule in 1964 and served as the country’s first president until 1991.

Archaeologists Uncover Oldest Human Burial in Kenya

Archaeologists have identified the oldest known human burial in Africa during field work that uncovered the remains of a child laid carefully to rest in a grave nearly 80,000 years ago.

Tani Adewumi: 10 Year Old Nigerian is Now a US National Chess Master

Nigerian American Tani Adewumi is only 10 years old, but he has just become a U.S. Chess National Master with a rating of 2223. Tani...

World’s Best Dads: The Loving Fathers of the Aka Tribe in Central Africa

In the Aka tribe of Central Africa, fathers spend more time with their children than most parents in industrialized societies.

Biblical Justification for Slavery: Interpreting the Curse of Ham

The biblical story of Genesis 9:20-27 has always left more readers confused than informed. Like the story of Job and many Old Testament stories,...