Nigeria property soars after Boko Haram retreat


 Property investors in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri are benefiting from a rise in real-estate prices following the retreat of Boko Haram fighters. Maiduguri is the largest city in Borno state, once a stronghold of the fighters and a frequent … read more

City Guides


Pick n Pay to set up shop in Nigeria


 Pick n Pay is following in Shoprite’s footsteps by venturing into Nigeria’s tough but lucrative market. The retailer announced plans to expand into West Africa as it posted a 26 percent increase in full year profits. In the past year, … read more

Essential Info


Expats Without A Vote Gripped By Brexit Fear


 British expats across the world are waiting for the result of a High Court case claiming the government has no right to stop thousands of them – EU residents – from voting in the upcoming Brexit referendum. Expats who left Britain … read more



Are drunk texts a thing of the past?


 Always wake up in the morning with regret after drunkenly texting your ex the night before? This could be the news you’ve been waiting for. We’ve all been there – whether it’s drunkenly texting your ex at 3am telling them … read more

Arts & Entertainment


Nigerian artist features in Beyonce’s visual album, Lemonade


 Nigerian-born, Brooklyn- based artist, Laolu Senbanjo is back again with yet another huge gig. This time, his work was featured in Beyoncé‘s recently released visual album, Lemonade. Fresh off his megawatt collaboration with Nike, which saw the talented artist creating … read more



La Liga ties up Nigerian deal


 Representatives of Spain’s La Liga and the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) conducted a deal on Monday to improve sporting, cultural and business links between the two nations. The League Management Company (LMC), which organises Nigeria’s top football leagues, had … read more