Nigeria: 53 people charged for ‘same-sex marriage conspiracy’


 Nigerian prosecutors have charged 53 people for allegedly witnessing a same-sex marriage, which is punishable by 10 years in prison in the socially conservative West African country. Police in the northern state of Kaduna arrested the accused on April 15, … read more

City Guides


Visiting Nigeria? Here Are Five Things That You Must Know


 One out of five Africans is a Nigerian. Nigeria dominates the continent and it is hailed as the most populous place in the region. A visit in this tropic place will put anyone in a culturally rich region, diverse society … read more

Essential Info


Napping Can Dramatically Increase Learning, Memory, Awareness, And More


 Many Europeans believe in the benefits of napping so much that they shut down in the afternoon to allow everyone to take a quick power nap, recharge, and come back to work. Unfortunately, this isn’t the case in the U.S. … read more



Airline electronics ban: What you need to know


 Flying direct to the U.S. from major airports in the Middle East and North Africa just got a lot more complicated. The Trump administration has ordered nine airlines to stop passengers from bringing most types of electronic devices into the … read more

Arts & Entertainment


Will Tekno Be the Next Nigerian Pop Star to Break In North America?


 After Drake & Wizkid kicked open doors with “One Dance,” could “Pana” become a U.S. hit? Last year, the Nigerian star Tekno heard an instrumental that reminded him of his breakout hit, “Duro.” Though the producer, Krizbeatz, was planning to … read more


Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga are in the race to be the first Nigerian team to compete at the Winter Olympics.

See how this 3-woman Nigerian bobsled team hope to make history


 Most Nigerian sports fans only follow football, boxing, basketball and athletics. Rarely do games like bobsled interest us, or mean anything to us. Which is why many people may not yet know about Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga. The … read more