Sa’ad Abubakar lll, the sultan of Sokoto, has asked the upper chamber of the national assembly to reject the bill seeking equality for male and female children in the sharing of inherited family wealth or property.
The bill also proposes that a widow should be entitled to the custody of her children unless it is contrary to the interests and welfare of the children. Continue reading
Christmas is here again!! And it is equally another time to serve my annually punishment of pounding a flour based mixture together and this time around we left the normal 5 measures for 8! Imagine what the cutting felt like, my feet were basically concrete after the entire process, but the good is that we got enough chin chin to last a month and a half. Continue reading
Seeth thou a man diligent in his work,
Even the Devil na him padi.
Shey dem say, the idle mind
Is the Devil’s workshop.
So if you no work,
Devil go chop you; pepper soup. Continue reading
Dance entrepreneur, Kaffy on Wednesday lashed out at artistes who disrespect dancers on stage or cancel at the last minute. However, although she later apologized, a Chicago based dancer/choreographer, SayRah, took to social media this morning to reveal what actually happened. Read below…. Continue reading
Michael, Tinny & Ycee
With this move, Ycee joins the likes of Nigerian superstar Davido, as part of the Sony Music family.
Michael Ugwu, General Manager, Sony Music West Africa stated “I’m extremely proud to welcome Tinny Entertainment and the amazing talent that is Ycee to the Sony Music Entertainment West Africa family. I’ve watched this team grow over the past few years and I am amazed at how they have navigated the industry to reach this stage. Ycee is the future of Hip Hop in Africa and will be front”. Continue reading
British-born Nigerian singer and songwriter MNEK landed one of the six coveted special award edition covers of Attitude magazine to celebrate 2016 Attitude Awards.
The 21-year-old Grammy-nominated talented artist, real name Uzoechi Emenike has been named as Attitude’s ‘Breakthrough Award’ winner, having written his first record for The Saturday’s at the age of 15 and contributed to Beyoncé’s earth-shattering album Lemonade.
Nigerian and proudly made in Nigeria, Womenswear brand TwentySix released a new lookbook, introducing new (hmm?) pieces in this new look book in addition to full print skirts in different lengths and sizes that are perfect in size to a vast variety of women of different body types. Continue reading
The 2016 May/June results of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) were released on Friday, August 5, 2016.
The examinations body announced that it withheld the results of 137,295 candidates, representing 8.89 per cent of those who took the examinations. Continue reading
According to face book user BOy Billah Bhangz
Three students from the Nassarawa State Polytechnic were killed today by Nigerian Police men in a protest fight, see what he said below… Continue reading
NLC Protesters this afternoon forced their way into the Lagos state government secretariat in Alausa, Ikeja to harass and disturb government workers who are not participating in the ongoing strike action.
The state government yesterday released a statement warning all its workers to shun the strike as the “No work no pay rule” will be applied for anyone who failed to show up for work.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State have expressed their joy over the recent discovery of oil in Badagry. In a statement released by its Publicity Secretary, Joe Igbokwe, yesterday May 17th, the party said the recent discovery shows that “God has not finished with Nigeria”. Continue reading
Beyoncé released her Lemonade album on Saturday which had some tracks like Apathy and Sorry where she and her dancers had some body paints on. The man behind Beyoncé’s body art is Nigerian man based in Brooklyn, Laolu Senbajo who was featured on The Fader magazine. Laolu shared some of the works he did in Beyoncé’s video saying he’s now relieved that the album is out and he can share his artwork from the video. More photos after the cut… Continue reading
British boxer Anthony Joshua won the IBF world heavyweight title on Saturday with a sensational second round knockout of American rival, Charles Martin.
Taking to his twitter account after the victory, the new champion wrote: “An unforgettable night!”