Wednesday, August 23, 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.

Tram 83: 2015 Etisalat Prize in Literature Goes to a Book about a City...

Fiston Mwanza Mujila, author of Tram 83 has been announced as the winner of the 2015 Etisalat Prize for Literature Saturday evening in Lagos at a well attended colorful ceremony. As described in the book's...

The Pains and Gains of the JAMB

By Olutayo Irantiola The Joint Admission Matriculation Board more popularly known as JAMB introduced the Computer Based Test (CBT) version of its exam in 2015 to stop examination malpractice. However, the experience has brought gains...

Dumebi Iyamah Brings Affordable and Sexy Swimsuits to the Masses

This week's Friday Fashion Appreciation goes to the formidable aesthetic force that is Dumebi Iyamah, creative director for the Andrea Iyamah brand. The designer, through her brand, which embodies a little bit of her personal...

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...

Kelechi Iheanacho Wins First FA Cup Title

Super Eagles striker, Kelechi Iheanacho was part of the victorious Manchester City side that defeated Liverpool 3 - 1 via a penalty shootout in the final of the FA Cup at Wembley Stadium on...

Kenya’s Kipton Wins Lagos City Marathon

Abraham Kipton of Kenya emerged the winner of the maiden edition of the 2016 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, on Saturday. He clinched the prize with a two-hour, 16 minute and 21 second time. The Kenyan...

Basking in Obscurity… A Nigerian Village in South Carolina

By Molly McArdle The road to Oyotunji turns off State Highway 17, less than 10 minutes away from Interstate 95 and under an hour from Charleston and Hilton Head. Highway 17 un-spools along the coastline...

Mikel Makes Starring Role in Chelsea win over Norwich

Chelsea for the first time in the Premier League season had a back-to-back victory as the Blues defeated Norwich 2 - 1 at Carrow Road on Tuesday. Super Eagles midfielder, John Obi Mikel made a...

There Is Nothing Wrong In Upholding My Heritage- Toein- US Based Nigerian Gospel Artist

Toyin Ogunniyi is a girl born of Nigerian parentage. She grew up in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital before relocating to the United States of America in the early 2000s. She wants to make...

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...

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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...