7 Nigerian students to fly country’s flag at first global robot Olympics

Just this summer, no fewer than seven students from both public and private schools will showcase their creative skills at the First Global Robot Challenges slated to hold in Washington, the United States of America with 149 other nations. The students who are presently based in a tech studio, according to the promoters, were picked from different schools in Lagos. Many of them, it was learnt, have represented Nigeria in similar competitions in the past. Continue reading

Nigerian Womenswear! Ayo Van Elmar 2017 Collection

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The SS17 lookbook is modeled by fashion enthusiast, Oge Agu.  The creative director describes the collection as a creation born out of sudden periodic raving states of restlessness and ecstasy. And what do I think? As a collection I think its a print too much…. Well see more below. Continue reading

Sultan tells senate to reject gender equality bill

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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

Making Nigerian Christmas CHIN CHIN

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

YCee signs Exclusive Deal with Sony Music Entertainment Africa

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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 gay singer MNEK covers Attitude magazine, talks coming out to his parents

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. 

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Fashion Review Nigerian Designer Label TwentySix presents Lookbook 05:

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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

List Of Easiest Gold Medals to Win at the Olympics

While writing this post I had my fellow Nigerian athletes at the back of my mind. We are totally supporting you guys out there representing the country like the champions you are!

So here are some few cheats to help you guys out lol… Winning gold alone at the Olympics is everything, Fiji basically shutdown their country to celebrate their victory.  And be a part of the games is without a doubt one of the most prestigious honors any athlete could have. There are approximately 1,000 medals up for grabs in Rio, but with more than 11,000 athletes taking part in the competition chances of bringing home gold, silver or bronze are pretty slim. Fox Sports came up with a list of the easiest (and hardest) Olympic gold medals to win if “you started training today.” Check out the rankings below (from easiest to hardest) and let us know your thoughts in the comments below.

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WAEC releases May/June 2016 results; records over 50% pass

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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

Three students from the Nassarawa State Polytechnic were killed today by Nigerian Police men

 

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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 workers allegedly harass, insult and makes jest of Lagos state govt workers for not joining strike action

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.
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Meet Laolu Senbajo the Nigerian behind the body art in Beyonce’s new album, Lemonade

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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 with Nigerian roots, Anthony Joshua won the IBF world heavyweight title

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!”

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