Monday, August 21, 2017
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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.

As the Rio Paralympics Comes to a Close Team Nigeria Wins Big

Nigeria's Paralympics Team made the country proud at the just concluded 2016 Paralympic Games in Nigeria with a team total of eight gold medals. Sunday's closing ceremony marked the end of a spectacular games and the...
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Vivid Verses

By Babatunde Odubanwo It is no longer news that the budding entertainment industry is making major headway, with achievements ranging from film making, music production, theater and dance. These acts have significantly distinguished their roles...

Stay True to the Vision – OPTG Celebrating the Good in Africa

By Apinke Eyo The idea of celebrating Africa and African greatness resonates with me now more than ever before. It is a time of self-awareness, which I suspect has come with age, and the fact...

From Nigeria to Canada Former Nigerian Resident Helps Boko Haram Victims From Abroad

Zainab Jerrett has been calling St. John's her home since 1991. Born and raised in northeastern Nigeria, her home in St. John's is filled with reminders of her home country. Jerrett tries to make a...

Kaduna State a Photo Story

Mohammad Ibrahim has been reporting extensively from Northern Nigeria for over six years. For him reporting on Nigeria is about more than highlighting divisions between the north and south. Boko Haram and divisive socioeconomic...

Fisayo Longe, A Member of the Fashion Elite

By Gloria Adeyeye Quick facts Instagram: 51.8k followers and rising Facebook: 2,730 likes Twitter: 2,452 followers Labels: Asos, Marc Jacobs, Top Shop, Louis Vuitton, Zara, and the list goes on Locations: Istanbul, London, Miami, Ibiza, Paris, Casares, Lagos and the list goes...

Onalaja Brings Us Their New Spring/Summer 2016 Collection

As fashion week continues to make its stop across global fashion destinations, London Fashion Week brought some Nigerian goodness via the exhibition at Somerset House London as curated under Lagos Fashion Week by the...

The Efik Twin Boys, the Town of Igbo-Ora Oyo State, and the Land of...

When Mary Mitchell Slessor a Scottish missionary to Nigeria stopped the killing of twins among the Efik almost a century ago; she never knew that she was protecting the generations of the late Prince Micheal Mbo Orokawan Ephraim, the father of Paul Orok...
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African Children’s Book The Quest for the Gem of Arubia

Albinos are being celebrated through The Quest For the Gem of Arubia, the highly anticipated African storybook, that gives power to the albino child in the face of bullying.

African Union Promotes Pan Africanism by Launching All Africa Passport

Despite the increase in population in most African countries, which almost always adds more weight to economic strains and the responsibilities of each country’s government, the need for tolerance and Pan-African union, especially in...

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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...