Society & Culture

10 Things Our Nigerian Parents Were Actually Right About

If theres anything Nigerian parents love doing it's give advice. As young adults we saw our parents as people who knew next to nothing about life with the unsolicited -no fun- advises they always dropped on us... However, as you get...

8 Unfortunate Effects Of Climate Change In Nigeria

Climate change, simply put change in weather patterns, according to ncf (Nigerian Conservation Foundation) is unarguably the biggest environmental issue of our time, it is global in its causes but it,s consequences are far more reaching in developing countries...

10 Unbelievable And Shocking Facts About Nigeria Today

A lot of changes have occurred in Nigeria in the past 20 years... some of this changes are unbelievable while some are just plain shocking (like the increase in suicide rates) and this changes are influenced partly by factors...

Top 10 Countries in Africa With The Most Prisoners

Based on datum released by the World Prison Brief (WPB), a unique database that provides free access to information about prison systems throughout the world. These are the Top 10 Countries in Africa With The Most Prisoners. ​ Top 10 Countries...

Top 10 Best Universities in Nigeria 2017 (Based on Web Popularity)

According to the ranking released by UniRank, an international higher education search engine and directory that reviews accredited universities and colleges in the world, including universities in Nigeria. These are the top 10 best universities in Nigeria for the...

Top 10 Happiest Countries in Africa – UN Annual Happiness Report 2017

The United Nations annual World Happiness Report has named Algeria Africa's happiest country, while naming Nigeria the 6th happiest country in Africa. (Here's the latest report: Top 20 Happiest (and Saddest) Countries in Africa 2020) See also: 7 reasons why you should...

Top 10 Least Liveable Cities in Africa 2017

According to mercer - a company that produces worldwide quality-of-living rankings annually from its Worldwide Quality of Living Surveys, these are the 10 least liveable cities in Africa 2017. 10. Tripoli, Libya 9. Niamey, Niger 8. Bamako, Mali 7. Nouakchott, Mauritania 6. Conakry, Guinea 5. Kinshasa,...

Top 10 Most Liveable Cities in Africa 2017

According to mercer - a company that produces worldwide quality-of-living rankings annually from its Worldwide Quality of Living Surveys, these are the 10 Most Liveable cities in Africa 2017. ​ 1. Port Louis, Mauritius 2. Durban, South Africa 3. Cape town, South Africa 4. Johannesburg,...

Top 10 Most Beautiful World Heritage Sites In Africa

A World Heritage Site is any place listed by the UNESCO as a location of special cultural or physical significance. Currently in Africa there are 135 designated world heritage sites in Africa and these are my top 10. In no...

Reasons Why We Hate The Nigerian Police

As an individual living in Nigeria if you haven't gotten in trouble with the Nigerian police, just wait, your turn will come. Here are 20 reasons why we hate the Nigerian Police. ​ 1. They are bullies They expect you to be calm...

Latest News

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...