Dear Nigerians, mind how you fall sick o – Peju Akande

The hospital is a place one should visit once in a while, just to realise that the most important things in life aren’t the tangibles but intangibles; like the ability to just breathe, the ability to walk- put one foot…

A gecko fell out of my auntie’s buba and now they say she is a witch

The story is that of my aunty. She is a lovely human being and such a jolly good fellow, too. Aunty J we call her; she is our grand mother’s last born and so closer to us in age, maybe…

To Soapy or not to Soapy? – Dami Ajayi

Naira Marley, recently arrested for internet fraud, has not let his trouble with the EFCC disturb his creative output. While incarcerated, he released ‘Why’, bemoaning several frustrating life scenarios. After he was granted bail, he released ‘Opotoyi (Marlians)’, a ribald…

Edinburgh International Festival launches 2019 programme (Chinadaily)

Edinburgh International Festival returns for its 73rd year on August 2 – 26, 2019, bringing the best of theatre, music and dance from across the world to Scotland’s capital. The programme features 93 events, with 293 performances across 17 venues…

Taiwan leader’s ‘separatist stance’ cost election: Chinese media (Guardian)

Chinese state-run media on Monday blamed the electoral defeat of Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen’s party on her “separatist stance”, saying it must make an “about-face” on ties with the mainland. Tsai resigned as head of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party…

Day 5 at Lagos Fringe Festival 2018 – Uzoma Ihejirika

The Lagos Fringe Festival 2018 which had a spectacular opening ceremony on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, continues with even more exciting events today. In its debut edition, Lagos Fringe, which kick off on November 11 the brainchild of Kenneth Uphopho…

Ankara Day to spice up Olojo Festival 2018

As part of activities for this year’s edition of Olojo Festival in Ile Ife, Osun State, plans are in advance stage for the first edition of Ankara Day, organised by the office of the Sooko Moropo, Princess Titilade Adewuyi-Ijiwole. The…

Living the Verve Life with pan-African payment lifestyle brand

In bid to improve the fitness level of Nigerians, Pan-African payment card company Verve International on Saturday, June 16 at the Landmark events centre successfully engaged fitness loving citizens with a number of exciting, body and transformational workout and healthy…

Another Nigerian attempts a World Record in dancing

Trust Nigerians to always latch on to trends. Barely a week after Treasure Bayode succeeded in his world record attempt during which he read for over 120 hours non-stop, another Nigerian, Bright, with the twitter handle @DBrightmon is attempting to…

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