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‘I once had a crush on Michael Essien’ before I meet my husband – Chimamanda

Renowned novelist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has said she once had a mild crush on Ghanaian footballer, Michael Essien, after the Ghanaian team defeated the United States at World Cup tournament. Chimamanda is a Nigerian writer whose works range from novels, to short stories to nonfiction....

Nigerian feminist writer Chimamanda Adichie loses father

Professor James Nwoye Adichie, father of the renowned novelist, Chimamanda is dead. A family source revealed that he died on Wednesday night in Awka, Anambra State. Before his death, the 88-year-old father was admitted at the Chira Memorial Hospital in Awkuzu, Oyi local government area of...

World-famous Society writer, LANRE ALFRED feeds over 3000 indigent Nigerians as he adds a year

He is loved by many and respected among his ilk like he is fondly called, ‘African Prince’ by his friends simply because he is truly a prince of royal parentage and halts a princely heart. Lanre Alfred as a celebrity journalist, author and businessman and...

Breaking: Nigeria’s Greatest Reggae ae Singer, Majek Fashek has died Says Manager

Nigerian music legend and reggae king Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly called Majek Fashek, is dead. Though the cause of the music legend’s death is still unclear at the moment, he died in a hospital in New York in the late hours of Monday June 1. He was...

Nigeria’s transgender female Bobrisky arrested in Lagos

Operatives of the Inspector General Police (IG) Monitoring Unit on Thursday arrested popular cross-dresser, Idris Okuneye alias Bobrisky. Okuneye was arrested around Lekki by a team of policemen from Abuja over alleged money issues with a woman. The Nation reports that this arrest is coming months...

Italy’s Serie A gets green light for June 20 restart

ROME (Reuters) - Italy’s top-flight Serie A soccer league has been given the go-ahead to restart on June 20 following the novel coronavirus stoppage, Sports Minister Vincenzo Spadafora said on Thursday. He added that there was a possibility the resumption of the season, which was...

English Premier League announces June 17 restart

Simon Evans MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - The Premier League season will restart on June 17 provided all safety requirements have been put in place, the league said on Thursday after meeting with all 20 clubs. The season will get back under way on that Wednesday with...

BBNaija: Mercy Eke signs endorsement deal with Unique Motors

Wave-making and deletable Big Brother celebrity and Mistress of the Spotlight, Mercy Lambo has recently bagged another multi-millionaire endorsement deal and this time, it's with a top luxury auto company in Nigeria; Unique Motors After winning the Big Brother Naija (BBN) competition in 2019 and...

DJ Cuppy is Apple Music’s first Africa’s radio show host

world’s biggest company, Apple Music, is launching its first radio show in Africa on Sunday, with its host being DJ Cuppy, whose real name is Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola. The streaming platform announced, yesterday, that ‘Africa Now Radio with Cuppy’ will debut Sunday and feature a...

Oba Elegushi and Olori Aramide’s 17 unbridled years of blissful marriage!

One of the youngest, popular and flamboyant monarchs in Lagos and Nigeria, Oba Saheed Ademola Elegushi, Kusenla III, the Oba Elegushi of Ikateland and his drop-dead gorgeous wife, Oloori Sekinat Aramide celebrated another blissful year of marriage, today, Sunday, May 24, 2020. The lovely duo,...
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