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Borno Women Demand Campaign Promises

Borno Women Demand Campaign Promises

Patrons of the Borno State chapter of the Nigerian League of Women Voters have charged the league to, as a matter of priority, fight for the fulfillment of all electioneering campaign promises by politicians to women and children in the state. They also charged the league to, in spite of the predicaments the persistent security […]

The Story Corner : Common And Sensitive Sense

The Story Corner :  Common And Sensitive Sense

I know what has been happening in the country in the past few days have been painful, annoying and has caused a lot of reactions but I think sometimes, Nigerians don’t know how to read and assimilate before getting on their keypads. Some of our celebrities spoke about the Xenophobic attacks by some South Africans […]

India Leaves Nearly 2 Million People Off Citizens’ List

India Leaves Nearly 2 Million People Off Citizens’ List

Nearly 2 million people have been left off a list of citizens released on Saturday in India’s northeastern state of Assam, after a mammoth years-long exercise to check illegal immigration from neighbouring Muslim-majority Bangladesh. Resentment against illegal immigrants has simmered for years in Assam, one of India’s poorest states, with residents blaming outsiders, many said […]

FBI, Nigerian Fraudsters and Other Stories

This is not the best of times to be identified as a Nigerian, especially if you are a Nigerian in diaspora. It is indeed the worst of times to be Nigerian because of the kind of daredevilry that our compatriots have demonstrated in recent times, in criminal pursuits of such scale, texture, volume, and depth, […]

Nigeria Has #MeToo Moment After Popular Pastor Is Accused Of Rape

Nigeria Has #MeToo Moment After Popular Pastor Is Accused Of Rape

Since Friday, women have come out with more allegations against pastors, but have also taken the movement beyond the church A rape accusation against a popular pastor in Nigeria has prompted a new #MeToo movement on social media with women sharing stories of sexual assault and calling for justice. Photographer Busola Dakolo, the wife of […]

Protesters Call Chief Jane Ansah To Step Down

Protesters Call Chief Jane Ansah To Step Down

Nearly 15,000 opposition supporters brought business to a standstill in the capital Lilongwe as they marched to the Capitol Hill, the seat of government offices. They wanted to present a petition, demanding the resignation of election commission chief Jane Ansah.  However, government representatives stayed in their offices. Human Rights Defenders Forum deputy chairperson Gift Trapence […]

Five People Injured As Explosion Rocks Port Harcourt Mall

Five People Injured As Explosion Rocks Port Harcourt Mall

Several persons were said to have been seriously injured during an explosion at a shopping mall in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, yesterday. The spokesman of Rivers State Police Command, Mr. Nnamdi Omoni, confirmed the incident in a statement. He said the cause of the explosion, which occurred at the bakery area of the […]

The Story Corner : Let This Aunty Take A Break

The Story Corner : Let This Aunty Take A Break

If you don’t know if you know this so-called aunty old journalist with a special taste for unnecessary ‘busy-bodying’, then you need to go search her out. Okay, let me help you here, out of my gracious generosity. So, this woman is known for picking the matter of celebrities and dragging them unnecessarily, like is […]

To Forgive, To Love

To Forgive, To Love

We all have a certain amount of baggage from the past. The difference between those who are able to move on and prosper in future romantic relationships and those who get mired down is forgiveness. Forgiveness allows us to stow that baggage where it belongs. After all, how can you ever start out on a […]

The Story Corner : A Good Beating

The Story Corner :  A Good Beating

  My people, you know I will always bring you hot gist as it is happening. Something happened online few days ago and this got a lot of reactions online. The fans of a famous new generation artiste{Wizkid} attacked a young man who’s a fan of another new generation artiste {Davido} because he said the latter […]

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