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Banker Wanted For Defraudng Customers to The Tune of $211,000

​ A 33-year-old outsourced worker of Stanbic Bank Ghana has been declared wanted by the Ghana Police Service for allegedly defrauding scores of customers of the bank of more than GH¢900,000 (aprox, $210,000). The suspect, Martha Amakye, who is said to...

Application For Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP) Now Open For 2017

Tony Elumelu Foundation: The Tony Elumelu Foundation is an African non-profit organization founded in 2010 by Tony O. Elumelu and headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria. The Foundation is intent on charting a new course for African philanthropy and does not operate merely...

10 Scams Gullible Nigerians Still Fall For

Although Nigerians are known for their cleverness and all, there are still some Nigerians that are as gullible as a dog and would fall for any scam. Here are 10 Scams Gullible Nigerians Still Fall For. 1. Bvn/atm Scam ​ The most popular...

10 Mesmerizing Brain Teasers That will Surely Leave you Mesmerized

10 Mesmerizing Brain Teasers That will Surely Leave you Mesmerized Engage your mind. Try and see if you can answer these few easy and at the same time mesmerizing Brain teasers/Riddles before looking up the answers at the end of...

Eating Too Much salt Puts Your Liver at Risk: Study Finds

Apart from the obvious fact that a little salt can bring out the flavor of just about any dish. ​ Salt, Among other functions, also helps the sodium ions that helps regulate water movement within the body and conduct nerve impulses. But...

Nigerian Footballer sets New World Record

​ In a show of determination, sheer-will and skill, a Nigerian footballer by the name of chinedu was able to cycle the farthest distance while balancing a ball on his head. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=SIOg3YTF0DM He broke the new world record after he covered a...

9 Useful Things That We Wish Were Taught in Nigerian Schools

Although our schools always try to give us the most important information to help us excel later in life. But unfortunately No matter how hard they might try to prepare us, some subjects simply can’t be taught in a...

7 Websites You Will Find Bookmarked in a Typical Nigerian guy’s Phone

Always having to type in the address of every site - especially the one we visit very often- we want to visit, anytime we want to visit it can be very stressful. That's why many Nigerian guys in their bid...

10 Things Only Nigerians Who Were Raised By Strict Parents Would Understand

Being raised by Nigerian parents can be heart wrenching at times, especially when they are strict. Here Things Only Nigerians Who Were Raised By Really Strict Parents Understand ​ 1. You’ve spent years dreaming of rebellion in the form of making...

Suicide Bombers Kill 9 People in Maiduguri Nigeria

​ Twin explosions from female suicide bombers suspected to be with Boko Haram have killed nine people and injured 24 in Nigeria's north-eastern city of Maiduguri, officials and witnesses said. The first explosion came when two of the bombers tried to...

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Mali Swears In Bah Ndaw As New Civilian Leader

Mali's new president Bah Ndaw has been sworn into office, five weeks after the overthrow of Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta. Former...

Troublesome South African Baboon Evicted For Organizing Gang To Raid Homes

Kataza is an urban baboon who was captured and put in a local prison for organizing a band of baboons to join him in raiding 15 homes in Kommetjie, on Cape Town's southern peninsula in South Africa.

A Leading University In China Now Teaches Ethiopia’s Amharic Language As A Full Course

A leading university in China — Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU) — has started to offer Ethiopia's widely spoken Amharic language as a full...

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 influential people in the world...

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...