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IBB To Gives Out daughter In Marriage On Friday

Former military President, retired Gen. Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, will on Friday in Minna, Niger State give out his last daughter, Halimat, in marriage. The wedding is taking place amidst concerns over the General’s health. He recently returned from Germany, where he sought some medical help.Since then, he has kept off from public functions. Halimat is…

BBC Apologises to Emir Sanusi On N4 Billion Scandal

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has tendered unreserved apologies to Muhammadu Sanusi II, emir of Kano, over incorrect reports that he was under investigations regarding mismanagement of funds belonging to the Kano emirate. In a letter by Jamie Angus, BBC editorial director, the media outfit expressed its apologies to the royal father for the incorrect…

Oba of Lagos claims that Lagos State is not part of Yoruba land.

Oba Rilwan Akiolu The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, has claimed that Lagos State is not part of Yoruba land. The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, has claimed that Lagos State is not part of Yoruba land. Akiolu’s statement is coming barely a week after he publicly humiliated the Ooni of Ife, Oba…

Fire At Oba of Lagos palace, Ooni of Ife speaks.

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has once again denied that he has any problem with the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu. Ogunwusi spoke yesterday in Port Harcourt, on a day fire incident broke out in Oba Akiolu’s palace. The Ife monarch made it clear that they have had a good relationship for years…

Traditional ruler on the run as Fulani herdsmen behead man in Delta.

Tension is high in Urhuoka-Abraka community in Ethiope-East Local Government Area of Delta State following the alleged murder of a member of the community by armed men suspected to be Fulani herdsmen. The incident happened around Ovre-Abraka. The victim, who was identified as Solomon Ejor, a welder, was killed while trying to rescue his mother,…

Egypt discovers 3,000-year-old tomb of nobleman

Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed the tomb of a nobleman from more than 3,000 years ago. This discovery is the latest in a series of major discoveries of ancient relics that Egypt hopes will revive a tourist business that has been hit by political instability. The find near the Nile city of Luxor, is the tomb…

IBB To Gives Out daughter In Marriage On Friday

Former military President, retired Gen. Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, will on Friday in Minna, Niger State give out his last daughter, Halimat, in marriage. The wedding is taking place amidst concerns over the General’s health. He recently returned from Germany, where he sought some medical help.Since then, he has kept off from public functions. Halimat is…

BBC Apologises to Emir Sanusi On N4 Billion Scandal

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has tendered unreserved apologies to Muhammadu Sanusi II, emir of Kano, over incorrect reports that he was under investigations regarding mismanagement of funds belonging to the Kano emirate. In a letter by Jamie Angus, BBC editorial director, the media outfit expressed its apologies to the royal father for the incorrect…

Oba of Lagos claims that Lagos State is not part of Yoruba land.

Oba Rilwan Akiolu The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, has claimed that Lagos State is not part of Yoruba land. The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, has claimed that Lagos State is not part of Yoruba land. Akiolu’s statement is coming barely a week after he publicly humiliated the Ooni of Ife, Oba…

Fire At Oba of Lagos palace, Ooni of Ife speaks.

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has once again denied that he has any problem with the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu. Ogunwusi spoke yesterday in Port Harcourt, on a day fire incident broke out in Oba Akiolu’s palace. The Ife monarch made it clear that they have had a good relationship for years…

Traditional ruler on the run as Fulani herdsmen behead man in Delta.

Tension is high in Urhuoka-Abraka community in Ethiope-East Local Government Area of Delta State following the alleged murder of a member of the community by armed men suspected to be Fulani herdsmen. The incident happened around Ovre-Abraka. The victim, who was identified as Solomon Ejor, a welder, was killed while trying to rescue his mother,…

Egypt discovers 3,000-year-old tomb of nobleman

Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed the tomb of a nobleman from more than 3,000 years ago. This discovery is the latest in a series of major discoveries of ancient relics that Egypt hopes will revive a tourist business that has been hit by political instability. The find near the Nile city of Luxor, is the tomb…

Gov. Okowa Calls On Deltans To Showcase Their Rich Cultural Heritage

The Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has urged Deltans to always take their rich cultural heritage into consideration and endeavour to showcase it at all times and in all parts of the country so as to ensure its continuity and sustained value. Okowa made the call while addressing Deltans at the 14th Anioma Cultural…

The Rivers of blood in Asaba – By Femi Fani-Kayode

This essay is about one of the most horrific events that has ever taken place in our history and one of the most graphic examples of ethnic cleansing that took place during our civil war. It is an event which mortified the civilised world and which brought our nation and Armed Forces opprobium, disdain, contempt…

2 Alleged N*ked Female ‘Witches’ Caught Red-Handed in Zimbabwe (Photos+Video)

Two alleged witches have been publicly shamed after they were caught n*ked by a people in Budiriro community of Zimbabwe. Two alleged witches have caused commotion in Budiriro area of Harare after they were found at a house in the early hours of the morning completely n*ked. They were also found with witchcraft tools of…

Panic as Nigerians in India Reportedly Suffer Xenophobic Attacks

There is a disturbing alarm about ongoing xenophobic attacks in India as Nigerians and other Africans are currently at the receiving end. A Twitter user with the handle @fatimaaliu, in series of tweets, alleged that Indians are currently beating up black races, especially Africans. In some of the tweets, she revealed that Nigerian students, in…

Meet the African ‘Juju Man’ Who Heals People Using Snakes (Photo)

A traditional African herbalist who uses snakes to heal people has revealed how he does it, as he says snakes don’t lie. A South African man acclaimed for his ability to use snakes to heal people has revealed how he does it. Since he was six, Sibusiso Ngobese has been living with snakes around his…

Lagos Lagoon Hungry, Angry – Ifa Priests Urge Oba of Lagos to Appease the gods

Following the purportedly re-occurring suicide attempts in Lagos, two renowned Ifa priests have said they believe that the likely cause of Dr Orji’s decision was either because he was controlled using an African traditional technique or the lagoon is hungry and angry. Some renowned Ifa priests have urged the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, to…

Sanusi Warns President Muhammadu Buhari with Timely Advice…See Details

President Muhammadu Buhari has been warned by the Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi II to be wary of individuals who appear as friends but are the real enemy. Emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi II yesterday warned President Muhammadu Buhari against praise singers and sycophants, The Nation reports. According to the traditional ruler, these praise…