Prince Philip, husband of UK’s Queen Elizabeth II, admitted to hospital

London (CNN)Prince Philip, the 96-year-old husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, was admitted to hospital Tuesday evening as a “precautionary measure,” Buckingham Palace has told CNN. The Prince, also known as the Duke of Edinburgh, was being treated at London’s King Edward VII Hospital for an infection arising from a pre-existing condition. “Prince Philip is […]

Shkodran Mustafi considers Arsenal team-mate Alexis Sanchez to be “one of the best in the world” and capable of playing for Bayern Munich.

Shkodran Mustafi considers Arsenal team-mate Alexis Sanchez to be “one of the best in the world” and capable of playing for Bayern Munich. The Germany international hopes he will still be working alongside the Chile international at Emirates Stadium next season, but has seen speculation mount regarding a move to his homeland. Alexis is yet […]

Kabba town celebrates New Yam festival

Chief Tolorunleke Obagbayi, a community leader in Kabba said on Thursday that the new yam festival is a festival used to appease the gods of the land to bring prosperity to the people. Obagbayi spoke in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kabba in the Kabba/Bunu Local Government Area of Kogi […]

Nigerian stocks fall for second day as sentiment turns

Nigerian shares extended falls for the second day as sentiment started to weaken amid the possibility that index provider MSCI will downgrade Nigeria later in the year. The main index shed 2.05 percent to 32,791 points, dragged down by its relatively liquid banking sector which fell 3.44 percent. Stocks had been gaining since May on […]

Woman divorces husband for giving daughter tribal marks

An Agege Customary Court, Lagos, on Wednesday dissolved the 10-year-old marriage between Adebisi and her husband, Olatunji Abiodun, over constant battering by the husband and his audacity to give their daughter tribal marks. Adebisi had on March 31, 2016, approached the court seeking the dissolution of the marriage, saying the husband was unfaithful and irresponsible. […]

Video: Nkem Owoh Weighs In On Igbos Demanding Biafra

Nigerian actor, Nkem Owoh popularly known as Osuofia, has weighed in on the agitations of the Igbos, saying if Nigeria can reorganize itself and live in justice and equity, giving the Igbos their rights, then why wouldn’t the Igbos give it a try, but since their actions towards them tribe isn’t ‘accommodating’ then we say […]

No Royal Wants To Be King Or Queen, Says Britain’s Prince Harry

Prince Harry Prince Harry said no one in Britain’s royal family wants to be king or queen and criticised a decision to force him to parade behind his mother Princess Diana’s coffin after her death in 1997. According to an interview with a U.S. magazine, Harry said: “we are not doing this for ourselves but […]

Ireti Doyle Opens Up On Getting Pregnant At 17

  Ireti and Daughter Veteran Nollywood actress, Iretiola Doyle has opened up on some aspects of her teenage years. Speaking recently at Harvesters International Christian Centre, Lagos, Ireti revealed that her family members, including her mother, were hard on her when she got pregnant at the age of 17. “You have to surround yourself with […]