9 years ago, my husband killed our son and you say I should forgive. Haba.

I remember our son, David. He would have been 18 years old today. But you…

Muritala Sule and Mighty Joe the armed robber – Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

One goes into a tizzy anytime Lagos is accurately captured in a good book. I…

I went for a school re-union and my broda what my eyes saw ehn

I went to a mixed secondary school, somewhere in the south, no name mentions here!…

I was smart. I was class captain. But today, I am just a poor village farmer.

I finished secondary school from one of the Catholic schools in the east in 1982.…

Sometimes, I’m Mrs. Clueless – Peju Akande

I don’t know how to read signs, be it on the road, on peoples’ faces,…

Do you know that Nigerian obituaries are full of lies?-Tara Martins Aisida

“People are afraid to tell the truth even in obituaries” I recently read an article…

I killed my lover on Valentine’s Day

Then came that Valentine’s Day. He wanted us to go eat at Sheraton Hotel! Yes, it was going to be a buffet and he had saved for it. I was excited too and I knew I had to be monitoring him;

After raping me, Mustapha says he wants to marry me

Mustapha is a liar and there will be no aljannah for him! He claims to…

Dora Akunyili and her friend, the bus conductor -Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

It is almost impossible to write about Professor Dora Nkem Akunyili in the past tense.…

In Nigeria, beggars are choosers – Peju Akande

If you’ve read Aminata Sow Fall’s novel, The Beggars Strike, you will begin to understand…

Show Dem Camp’s “These Buhari Times” is a gem – Dami Ajayi

“These Buhari Times”, fourth in the series of Clone Wars by the Show Dem Cap,…

Lagos election result sheets found in Kwara (DailyTrust)

The Resident Electoral Commissioner in Kwara State, Garba Madami, yesterday said the result sheets meant…

Jussie Smollett arrested over false attack report (BBC)

US actor Jussie Smollett has been arrested in Chicago after being charged with filing a…

Fani Kayode denies dumping PDP (Guardian)

A former Nigerian aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has denied claims that he has dumped the…

Remove Buhari as you removed Jonathan, Atiku appeals to Nigerians (Guardian)

The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has urged Nigerians…

Polls: Police reads riot act to politicians, hoodlums in Imo (Nation)

The Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) in charge of the Southeast for the general…

FG to deportees: You won’t suffer for crimes you never committed (Nation)

The Federal government on Thursday assured Nigerians recently deported from Ghana that they would not…

My wife is destroying my ministry, pastor tells court (Vanguard)

A 51-year-old Pastor, Rotimi Michael, has told an Oke-Ogbere Customary Court in Ibadan to dissolve…

Boy born without a brain defies odds and is now learning to walk (Metro)

A little boy born with just 2% of his brain has defied medics by learning…

Killing pythons will get you a jail term, Zoo manager warns Nigerians (Punch)

The Manager of Imo State Zoological Garden, Dr Francis Abioye, has cautioned Nigerians against killing…

Late fashion designer, Karl Lagerfeld leaves $200m fortune to cat (Punch)

Late German fashion icon, Karl Lagerfeld’s cat, Choupette, is reportedly set to inherit some of…

INEC chairman: We’ll give automatic employment to corps members who do well on election duty (TheCable)

Mahmood Yakubu, the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has promised automatic employment…

Nantes fined over use of flares in Sala tributes (Guardian)

Nantes were fined a total of 21,000 euros ($23,800) by the French league’s disciplinary committee…

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