BBC Launches Pidgin Service

BBC Launches Pidgin Service

Pidgin is the language spoken among so many people across West and Central Africa and for the first time, we will be connecting with the next generation of speakers The British Broadcasting Corporation on Monday launched BBC Pidgin, the first African digital service as part of the biggest expansion of the World Service since the […]

Sierra Leone Holds Burials For Mudslide Victims

Sierra Leone Holds Burials For Mudslide Victims

The dead included more than 100 children. Nearly half of the 400 people known to have died in a mudslide and flooding on the outskirts of the Sierra Leone capital Freetown have already been buried, health officials say. The government had said mass burials would be postponed until Thursday to allow relatives to identify victims. […]

#PutinShirtlessChallenge: Russia’s Telegram CEO Sets The Stage

#PutinShirtlessChallenge: Russia’s Telegram CEO Sets The Stage

The release of Russian President Putin’s topless holiday snaps have inspired the CEO of messaging app Telegram, Pavel Durov, to set a shirtless challenge on social media. Pavel Durov’s #PutinShirtlessChallenge post on Instagram (which prohibited enhancing images with photoshop or “pumping”) gained over 47,000 likes in one day. My instagram had to seriously step up the game […]

Footballer Legend, Jay -Jay Okocha Turns 44 Today

Footballer Legend, Jay -Jay Okocha Turns 44 Today

Nigerian ex-international footballer and former captain of the Super Eagles, Austin Jay -Jay Okocha, who was born in 1973, is 44 today, August 14, 2017. He was born in Enugu to parents who are originally from Delta State. The super star attacking midfielder started his football career with Enugu Rangers in 1990 at the age […]

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