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Here we report the good news of the day and the achievements of many Nigerians and Africans all around the globe.

How World Refugee Day Was Celebrated Across Africa

According to a UNHCR report on refugees in 2015, 65.3 million people have been displaced by conflict in their home countries, which accounts for the highest number of people displaced in history. 1 in...

Kitchen Butterfly: Creating the New Wave with Food

Coming across Kitchen Butterfly's blog, you'll twinge with a little bit of jealousy and then pride. A range of emotions will capture you on her website and on her social media feed; from wishing she was your...

Bury Me Come Sunday Afternoon

Nike Campbell-Fatoki's latest book published this year, Bury Me Come Sunday Afternoon, is a contemporary short story collection comprised of ten short stories about Nigerians living in Nigeria and the Diaspora. "The stories address societal issues that...
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Nigerian-Born Scientist Revolutionizes Cancer Research

  Nigerian-born scientist Dr. Samuel Achilefu revolutionized cancer research and study by creating the first pair of cancer-visualizing goggles. Today is World Cancer Day, a global event dedicated in the fight against cancer, that aims at...

Alex Iwobi: Arsenal’s New Rising Star

Since the departure of Super Eagles striker, Kanu Nwankwo from Arsenal in 2003, there have been no Nigerian players who have found themselves fitting enough to continue from his heroic performance in London. Twelve years...
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Beasts of No Nation’s Abraham Attah Set to Become Ghana’s Tourism Ambassador

With his feature film debut in Beast of No Nation, 14 year old Ghanaian Actor, Abraham Attah has been on the rise in the international movie industry. Just recently, he bagged a Netflix scholarship, the Marcello Mastroianni...

South African Lawyer Jane Marston Wins Award for Her Fight Against Animal Abuse

A lawyer who helps fight animal abuse has been named as the 2016 winner of the annual Women in Law Enforcement Awards. Jane Marston‚ vice chairperson of the National Council of the Society for the...

Akon Continues to Invest Millions in Africa

Always one to surprise, Senegalese born music superstar Akon, seems set to make his biggest impact across the continent yet, as his electric power initiative - Lighting Africa - gears up to bring affordable,...

Rio Olympic Games: Nigeria’s Chierika Ukogu Qualifies for Rowing Quarterfinals

After making history as the first Nigeria rowing athlete to feature at the Rio Olympic Games, Chierika Ukogu, a U.S.-based Nigerian athlete took a further step as she booked a place in the quarterfinals...

Nigerian Navy Rescues 25 Foreigners from Pirate Attack; Full Details

The 5th of January at exactly 08:00 am was a very scary moment for a foreign crew 60 nautical miles away from the coast of Bonny Island in Rivers state on the way coming from...

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Nigeria @ 56: Economic Recession Won’t Last For Long, Buhari Appeals...

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence...