One of the four persons brutally murdered in Abuja has been identified as Blessing Kona Udie, a 400-level Microbiology student of the University of Cross River State, UNICROSS.    The undergraduate and three others including a musician Chop Boii, were hacked to death by unknown assailants in a residence in Gwarimpa area of Abuja, the nation’s capital on Tuesday, September 27, 2022.      Blessing was said to have been in the wrong place at the…

Essence magazine, a leading platform that celebrates black excellence and prioritizes stories of exceptional women across multi-racial backgrounds has paid homage to African royalty in an exclusive interview with the wife of the Olu of Warri, Olori Atuwatse III.     A voice for women of color and an inspirational platform transforming the general  perception of black women in the United States and across the globe, Essence magazine  spotlights women who are consistently turning the…

In an interview with Elozonam alongside Groovy and Sheggz, Hermes said that before he entered into the house, he was already in a relationship with two women, and would want to honor it. He then said that what he had with Allysyn was absolutely ‘out of character’, and when the reality TV show host, Ebuka, asked him if a relationship was going to happen, he told him it won’t as he had made a promise…

The death penalty remains a controversial subject matter globally. Many countries around the world continue to mete out this ancient form of punishment to persons convicted by the court as criminals. However, the United Nations and many human rights organisations worldwide have embarked on an elongated campaign against the sustained usage of this punishment and called for its abolition worldwide. According to the critics of the death penalty, the punishment is inhumane, violates human rights,…

The presidential candidates for the 2023 presidential election converged in Abuja today September 29, to sign a peace accord.   This is coming a day after the electoral commission INEC, granted approval to political bodies to begin campaigning for the elections.   Speaking at the peace accord signing ceremony, the Chairman of the National Peace Committee and former military head of state, Abdusalami Abubakar, appealed to the 18 political parties, their presidential candidates, and spokespersons to commit…

University of Calabar Branch of the Academic Staff Union of Universities has said that ten of its academic staff members have died since the union began its strike on February 14, 2022. This was revealed that ASUU UNICAL Branch Chairman, Dr John Edor, on Thursday September 29. Though he did not reveal what led to their death, Edor however disclosed their names and the courses they taught. The names listed are; Prof. E. O. Udosen,…

A group of mothers dancing to a popular afrobeat song in a video have got the internet buzzing. The women won the hearts of many with their choreographed steps to the famous hits, Overloading by Mavins Stars in a video which has gone viral. The women in their numbers were dressed in a famous Catholic Women Organisation (CWO) white blouse and blue wrapper as they sang and moved to the beat. ALSO READ: We must…

Media personality, DaddyFreeze, has once again taken a swipe at Nigerian Christians. In a post shared on his Instagram page, Daddy Freeze said that Chinese men and women do not pray and that up to ”90% of them are irreligious, yet they produce billionaires in USD every 5 days, unlike Nigeria where people set up imaginary fire altars, pray for destiny helpers and yet we have only three USD billionaires.” See his post below…

A British actor, who appeared in a number of Hollyoaks episodes, has appeared in court charged with rape and child cruelty offences.   Rizwan Khan has been charged with five counts of rape, one section two offence of the Sexual Offences Act, and one count of causing unnecessary suffering/injury to a child.    The 37-year-old spoke only to confirm his name, age and address during the short hearing at Newton Aycliffe Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, September 28. …