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…

Missy Elliott hospitalised over anxiety attack hours before Super Bowl with Katy Perry (Metro)

Even the biggest stars have issues with anxiety sometimes – just ask rap icon Missy…

Thugs dangled woman over 60ft high balcony before slashing her face with mirror (Metro)

A young woman was dangled from a fifth floor tower block before being punched and…

Jadon Sancho told to pick Liverpool over Manchester United by Peter Crouch (Metro)

Jadon Sancho would fit right into Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool side, according to former Reds striker…

Kim Kardashian ‘got in trouble’ with Kanye West for letting daughter North wear make-up (Metro)

Whether kids should be allowed to wear make-up or not is a debate many parents…

Ryanair flights grounded across Europe after ‘major systems failure’ (Metro)

Ryanair flights are reportedly grounded across Europe after a ‘major systems failure’ stopped people from…

Liverpool star Mohamed Salah laughs off Sadio Mane bust-up with hilarious video (Metro)

Mohamed Salah has quashed talk of a possible rift with Liverpool team-mate Sadio Mane after…

Eddie Money, Two Tickets to Paradise singer, dies at 70 (BBC)

American singer Eddie Money, who had major chart success in the 70s and 80s with…

US and Brazil agree to Amazon development (BBC)

The US and Brazil have agreed to promote private-sector development in the Amazon, during a…

CIA unveils Cold War spy-pigeon missions (BBC)

The CIA has declassified details of its secret Cold War spy-pigeon missions. The files reveal…

US baby born on 9/11 at 9:11 weighs 9lb 11oz (BBC)

A US mother says her newborn daughter is a “little miracle” after she was born…

Saudi Arabia oil facilities ablaze after drone strikes (BBC)

Drone attacks have set alight two major oil facilities run by the state-owned company Aramco…

Prof Okonjo one of the best intellectuals ever to come out of Africa – Obi

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, on Friday mourned…

First Bank USSD Account Opening

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