I wanted a husband: come and see the wahala I got

The other day, I overheard my mother-in-law talking to someone on the phone. No, I…

Let me tell you about the day I got robbed in traffic – Peju Akande

I’ve been robbed in traffic. And many years after, I still live in trauma from…

Wait, who said it’s a woman’s job to build a home?-Tara Martins Aisida

If there is any biblical verse or passage that I have come to dislike it’s…

All my brother wanted was Pastor’s blessings, instead Pastor killed him

Chibuike has always been a religious somebody; maybe because he once wanted to go to…

Xenophobia in South Africa leaves question mark on efficacy of Truth & Reconciliation Commission – Magnus Onyibe

We are all aware of former USA First Lady Michelle Obama‘s famous phrase — “When…

My brother’s spirit is wandering about; how do I help him rest in peace?

My story will start from when my phone rang one Saturday morning like that. ‘You…

Madness is not a matter for children-Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Nigerian politics is pure madness. This is the declaration of a strategic source of mine,…

No dulling, Yahoo boys are on the prowl – Lucia Edafioka

“If it is not 400k per month, I can’t work for anybody,” a young boy…

I wanted money for marriage so I kidnapped my father in- law to be

It was a simple plan but the morons I planned it with just bungled it…

What makes women change their names? – Peju Akande

The rate at which people change their names these days is baffling. I was browsing…

To men who cheat and the women who love them-Tara Martins Aisida

Why do men cheat?        I have asked that question a myriad of…

It wasn’t suicide, it was a mistake that killed our friend

Mide’s story still baffles me to date. I mean, how can someone, so full of…

Nigeria’s computer genius Echeruo conquers America-Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

The Americans are never tired of telling the single story: all Nigerians are scam artists.…

A lizard fell into our soup and then my brother died

We were six in number, but we are now reduced to five. My mother’s first…

Can international exposure save Naija? – Lucia Edafioka

Every Nigerian is an expert on how to bring the country out of recession. During…

Me, sex for marks! Haba, I was set up o

Our people say, the word of a thief’s mother does not contain a grain of…

Nigerians love ‘associations’ too much – Peju Akande

Nigerians love ‘associations’, no be lie. Virtually every artisan belongs to one association or the…

Course 101: To raise boys, we need male role models -Tara Martins Aisida

I recently watched a documentary  titled , ”WHAT ABOUT THE BOY CHILD” produced by Debby…

America is not a good country for old people, Naija is better

I came home recently to see my aged parents. I hadn’t been to Nigeria in…

Pastor did very bad things to us but we couldn’t tell our mothers

See, I didn’t want to tell my mother what happened to me. I didn’t even…

Odia Ofeimun: The Poet Laureate of Lagos – Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

The phone call was straight to the point: “I want you at my house this…

Abeg, where did Nigerian civil servants come from?- Lucia Edafioka

Have you ever asked yourself where and how they recruit civil servants in Nigeria? Like…

Does Biodun Fatoyinbo know the meaning of shame? – NFNF

The dictionary defines shame as – noun “a painful feeling of humiliation or distress caused…

Men, biko why do you repeat your father’s mistakes? – Tara Martins Aisida

Men fascinate me. I consider them a mystery. My grounds for fascination are obvious. I…

Again, Sowore applies for bail (Guardian)

Sahara Reporters founder and 2019 presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) Omoyele Sowore…

Ansu Fati: Who is Barcelona 16-year-old with 100m euro release clause? (BBC)

Ansu Fati… if you’ve never heard of Barcelona’s new superstar, you can be forgiven: until…

RIL Finishing School: 3 days of mastering all-round entrepreneurial skills

The RIL Finishing School (FS) has announced a three-day entrepreneurial programme for young graduates, job…

Italian TV station bans pundit Luciano Passirani for racist Romelu Lukaku comment (BBC)

An Italian television station says it will not use one of its pundits again after…

Sir Rod Stewart says he’s ‘in the clear’ after cancer diagnosis (BBC)

Sir Rod Stewart has been given the all-clear after being diagnosed with prostate cancer. The…

2019 ozone hole could be smallest in three decades (BBC)

The ozone hole over Antarctica this year could be one of the smallest seen in…

Ric Ocasek, lead singer of The Cars, dies aged 75 (BBC)

Ric Ocasek, lead singer of 1980s US band The Cars, has died aged 75. He…

Nightmare causes sleeping California woman to swallow engagement ring (BBC)

A US woman has undergone surgery after removing and swallowing her engagement ring in her…

Brexit: Johnson’s ‘cautious’ optimism ahead of Juncker talks (BBC)

Boris Johnson has said he is “cautiously” optimistic about progress in Brexit talks as he…

US says data shows Iran behind Saudi oil attacks (BBC)

The United States has issued satellite images and cited intelligence to back its allegation Iran…

Kwara Gov orders refund of exam charges to principals, vice-principals

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has ordered the immediate refund of N2000 and N1500 examination…

Iwobi lacked fans support at Arsenal – Wright (Punch)

Arsenal legend, Ian Wright, has said Nigerian midfielder, Alex Iwobi, lacked fans support at Arsenal. He…

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