Thursday, August 22, 2019
Nigeria’s Under-23 soccer ambassadors, the Dream Team VI smacked Sweden 1-0 early Monday morning to advance to the quarterfinals of Rio 2016 Olympics. The boys stormed the Amazona Arena pitch in Manaus with zest, hoping to repeat the feat that...
In Lagos on Friday (October 10) a mystery bird reportedly hit a high tension wire, fell and suddenly turned into a woman. Bird turns into a woman? Hmmmm. Witchcraft? The Nigerian police was finding it difficult to keep-off the crowd...
A "hook-up" app for gay men in China has secured $30m (£19m) funding from venture capitalists DCM. Highlights The app reportedly has 15 million active (gay) users Homosexuality in China was illegal until 1997 and defined as mental disorder until 2001 A flirting...
  Chinese news media have announced that the authorities seized nearly half a billion dollars’ worth of smuggled frozen meat this month across China, some of it dating back to the 1970s.   Highlights Unscrupulous meat traders had been peddling tons of beef,...
By Harriman Oyofo: That thousands of people are killed on the road each year is no longer news. Rather what could pass as news is the coming of mobile-phone-use-related deaths which is now growing at rates comparable to nothing seen...
Odds seem to mean nothing to a Maryland man who has branded himself "Mr. Lucky" after winning a $31,311 (about 432 thousand rands or 11.3 million naira) lottery jackpot, just three months after he won $1 million (13.8 million...
Dear Angel, It’s amazing how you can be so sweet and calm one moment and erupt the next moment like a sleeping volcano. But that is what makes you who you are and we love you as you are. On...
The best way to show disenchantment with a government and its elected officials is neither with stones nor with bullets but with ballots.The PVC is like a red card in the hand of a referee but, unlike the referee,...
A woman that eyewitnesses said turned from a bird into a woman after the bird hit high tension wire has died in a Lagos hospital. The bird-woman was taken to the hospital last Friday by police after dispersing a large crowd...