Tuesday, March 26, 2019
  Forbes Magazine’s ranking of Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala among the top one hundred most powerful women in the world has been hailed by many as quite appropriate. Since its inception in...
Several images of the popular Nigerian television presenter, Denrele Edun, dressed in a female apparel were published over the weekend after the Africa Magic Viewers' Choice Awards (AMVCA). He shows off his skinny back, in the dress that leaves his...
Liesl Laurie, a 23-year-old beauty from Eldorado Park, Johannesburg was on Sunday night crowned Miss South Africa 2015 at a glittering ceremony held at the Sun City Superbowl. Close contenders for the title were Refilwe Mthimunye from Bronkhorstspruit (1st Runner-up/Princess)...
A 21-year-old Nigerian girl, Jewel Olachi Nkwocha, raised the country’s profile aloft in the US recently when she graduated with a First Class Honours in Biomedical Engineering at the Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond.   Highlights Jewel hails from Imo State, Southeastern Nigeria She...
Dr Ogenetega Ighedo started her PhD programme as a wife and motherDr Oghenetega Ighedo of the Department of Mathematical Sciences has become the first black woman to receive a PhD in Pure Mathematics at the University of South Africa...
Freedom for All Nations Outreach (FANO), a Pretoria-based church, started off some five years ago as a fellowship of brethren with a mission to take salvation to lost souls and succour to the needy. From a humble beginning at a...
The people of Bayelsa State and Nigerians from across the nation turned out in their numbers to accord former president Goodluck Jonathan and his family a royal reception from Abuja, the nation’s capital. Highlights Dr Goodluck Jonathan left for Bayelsa his...
He is from Akwa Ibom State in southern Nigeria. To pay his way, he worked two jobs alongside his studies. Behold Ufot Ekong, the Nigerian student who achieved the highest grades at Tokai University, a prestigious private university based in the...
Dr. Benjamin Ola Akande has been named the President of Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri, USA to replace (in July) the current president, Dr. George B. Forsythe who has been president since 2008. Highlights:  A Nigerian, Dr Akande left for the US as...
Voice of Nigeria (VON), Nigeria’s statutory external radio broadcasting organization, has stepped into a fresh era with the assumption of duty on Tuesday of its new Director General, Mr Sampson Ogbonda Worlu. Mr. Worlu was appointed Director General of VON...