Kennywood actor sacrifices trade mark for Buhari

Bello Muhammed By Aisha Ahmed Kannywood actor, Bello Muhammed, has decided to cut his trade mark hair in fulfilment of a promise to do so if President Muhammadu Buhari is re-elected. Muhammed said on his Instagram page, generalbmb4pmb, that the hair cutting event would hold in Kaduna. The Plateau-based actor, actively took part in campaigns […]

How Nigeria lost 90% of its original forest cover

Deforestation in Nigeria By Christian Njoku The Director, Cross River Landscape Programme of Wildlife Conservation Society of Nigeria, Dr Ina-Oyon Imong, says Nigeria has lost 90 per cent of her original forest cover due to human activities. Imong who stated this in Calabar on Sunday during the celebration of the World Wildlife Day, said over […]

Why zebras have stripes: Scientists

Scientists decode Zebras’ stripes Scientists are providing new evidence to answer the longstanding question about why zebras have stripes. It appears stripes make terrible landing strips, bamboozling the fierce blood-sucking flies that try to feast on zebras and carry deadly diseases. Researchers on Wednesday described experiments demonstrating that horse flies have a difficult time landing […]

Kolanut splits traditional rulers

Kolanuts By Francis Onyeukwu Crisis has hit the Anambra East Local Government Traditional Rulers Council, following the suspension of a member for alleged violation of kolanut code. Chairman of Anambra East Traditional Rulers Council, Igwe Alex Edozieuno, confirmed that his council recently suspended HRM Igwe Benneth Emeka, of Umueri Community for violation of code on […]

Ko kun san dalilin da ya sanya matan Arewa suke auren ‘yan kudu a yanzu?

‘Yan matan Arewa da yawa na auren samarin kudancin Najeriya wani abu wanda ya zama salo a halin yanzu da ba a taba ganin irinsa ba a tarihin kasar. Sama da shekara 100 tun bayan da turawan mulkin mallaka na Birtaniya suka hada Arewa da kudancin najeriya, ba a taba samun wani lokaci da ake […]

Gov. Ayade reveals what Calabar carnival will do for Africa

The Cross River state governor, Professor Ben Ayade has said that the 2018 Calabar Carnival will help tell Africa’s true story and also show that the continent has come of age. The governor said that the continent is now at the epicentre of the world’s development and holds a lot of promise for the future […]


Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar SaNI-Bello on Saturday attended 10th Nupe Day Celebration at Etsu Nupe’s palace in Bida. Gov Sani-Bello was accompanied by the Chief of Staff, Hon Mikhail Almin Bmitosahi, Head of Service, Alhaji Yabagi Sule,other members of NIger State Executive Council , Special Advisers, Director Generals and other political appointees. Also on […]

Bishop Kukah, Onaiyekan present as Charlyboy weds in Abuja [PHOTOS]

Maverick entertainer and rights activist, Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charlyboy, has formally tied the knot with his American wife, Diane, after 40 years of marriage. Charlyboy, who has earlier stirred reactions after he announced he was divorcing, exchanged marriage vows on Saturday evening at the Chapel of Sisters of Jesus the Redeemer Catholic Church […]