People & Politics

No Cancer Machine Working in Nigerian Federal Hospitals – Health Minister

During an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) editor-in-chief, Nigeria’s minister of health, Isaac Adewole, revealed that presently In Nigeria, no public hospital -not even one- has a cancer treatment machine that is in a perfect working condition. There...

VIDEO: Woman Crushes 3 Water Melons With Her Thighs in Less than 15 secs

VIDEO: Woman Sets World Record For Most Watermelons Crushed With Her Thighs In Less Than 15 secs Meet Olga Liashchuk (picture above), an Ukrainian super woman whose ambition to become the strongest woman in the world was set aside after...

Nigerian emerges most powerful black person in the UK

​ A Nigerian by the name of Tom Ilube, has been selected by Powerlist as the most powerful black man in the United kingdom. Tom Ilube, who is also a British citizen, was unveiled by the publication which selects 100 of the most...

Forbes Snubs Nigeria in its 2016 Annual Person of the Year Award

​ ​ Forbes Africa has opened nominations for its annual ‘‘Person of the Year’‘ (POY) award, and for the first time since its conception, no Nigerian was nominated. There are two African presidents on the nominees list, two South Africans also make...

Nigeria Needs to Do these 5 things to get out of recession – Obasanjo

During the opening of the 8th National Council on Industry, Trade and Investment in Abeokuta, Ogun state. Former president of Nigeria Olusegun Obasanjo speaking on Nigeria recession, had this suggestions to give. ​ 1. Increase the volume of trade both internally and externally...

Kenyan Ex Anti-corruption Chief Blames Africa’s Poverty on Nigeria

​ Speaking at a two-day summit which began this tuesday at the Nigerian air force conference centre in Abuja, Patrick Lumumba, a former Director of Kenya Anti-Corruption Commission, said Nigerian leaders must do everything within their capacity to address endemic graft....

Top Reasons Why You Should Start Patronizing Made-In-Nigeria Products

Following the increasing calls from the likes of Ben Murray Bruce et al, for Nigerians to start patronizing made in Nigeria goods and services, i've decided to write this article to enlighten you guys on the things you stand to gain...

7 Sad Facts About The IDP Camps in Nigeria

In Nigeria, Internally Displaced persons (also known as IDP's) are mostly victims of communal clashes, clashes between Fulani and villagers terrorism (Boko haram), etc. Below are 7 sad facts about the IDP (internally displaced people) camps in Nigeria. 1. Nigeria has...

7 People Who Took The Act of Protest To A Whole New Level

In an attempt to influence public's opinion or government Policy etc, people have been coming up with quirky ways of putting their point for war u d. Some have succeeded in bringing about the desired change while others have...

8 Africans Who Made Wonderful Use Of Their Disabilities

The list below is made up of people that saw their disability not as a limitation but as an opportunity, a chance to strive for more and accomplish what many - even those of us without any disability -...

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UN Removes Marijuana from List of Most Dangerous Drugs

The United Nation. Commission on Narcotic Drugs voted Wednesday to remove cannabis and cannabis resin from a category of the world's most dangerous drugs, which could impact the global medical marijuana industry.

Transatlantic Slave Trade: The Legacy of Brazilian Slave Merchant Francisco Félix de Souza in Benin

Francisco Félix de Souza was an Afro-Brazilian slave trader and merchant who traded in palm oil, gold and slaves in the 18th and early 19th century.

Man Named Adolf Hitler Wins Local Election in Namibia

A man called Adolf Hitler Uunona who has been elected as a local councillor for Namibia's governing Swapo party.

Ngozi Okonjo Iweala Named Forbes ‘African Of The Year’

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s former minister of Finance and former Managing Director of the World Bank, has been named the Forbes African of the Year, 2020.

‘Black-ish’ Star Marsai Martin, Breaks Record for Youngest Hollywood Executive Producer

'Black-ish' star Marsai Martin, who's 16, has set a record for the youngest Hollywood executive producer.