Nigerian Wins Top UN Award

Nigerian Wins Top UN Award

A Nigerian, Zannah Mustapha, the Director, Future Prowess Islamic Foundation School, has won the UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) 2017 Nansen Refugees Award, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. Mr. Mustapha, the first Nigerian Laureate of the award, will be unveiled on Monday in Abuja. UNHCR and the Norwegian Refugee Council said on Monday […]

Music Legend, Don Williams Is Dead

Music Legend, Don Williams Is Dead

Don Williams, a singer of heartfelt country ballads who emerged as one of the biggest stars in country music during the late 1970s, died on Friday in Mobile, Ala. He was 78. His publicist, Kirt Webster, said the cause was emphysema. Never entirely comfortable in the limelight, Mr. Williams nonetheless found himself in it: 17 […]

Chimamanda Denies Being Biafran

Chimamanda Denies Being Biafran

Nigerian frontline novelist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has distanced herself from articles quoting her as saying she is Biafran. The award-winning writer allegedly shared a screenshot of one of the headlines which quoted her saying she is Biafran. She wrote, “Headline below, and other similar headlines, which appeared on some websites are false. “They are completely […]

Serena Williams Welcomes Baby Girl

Serena Williams Welcomes Baby Girl

The 35-year-old tennis star, Serena williams and her fiancé Alexis Ohanian are said to have welcomed a girl on Friday. The news was shared by WPBF-25 news producer Chris Shepherd on Twitter. He wrote @ChrisShepherd : “Tennis star Serena Williams gives birth to a baby girl weighing 6 pounds 13 ounces. Mom and baby doing […]

Tinubu, Wife Celebrate Wedding Anniversary

Tinubu, Wife Celebrate Wedding Anniversary

Some time in 1987, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, a former Governor of Lagos State and Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, was joined in holy matrimony with his beautiful wife, Senator Oluremi Tinubu. While young Tinubu, on that occasion, had vowed before man and God to love his wife till eternity, beautiful Oluremi, in return, […]

Duke Recruiting: David McCormack Cuts His List

Duke Recruiting: David McCormack Cuts His List

Duke target David McCormack announced his six finalists Monday on Instagram: it’s Duke, NC State, Kansas, Oklahoma State, Xavier and UCLA. That’s an interesting group. Duke and Kansas are on an elite level, but UCLA is not far behind. Xavier is a wonderful program and one we admire though it’s a tier down, while NC […]

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