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Nelson Mandela’s Grandson to Launch Social Network ‘Mandela.is‘ To Mark Mandela Day

Ndaba Mandela, founder of the Africa�Rising foundation,�the grandson of one of the world’s most beloved statesmen who �met with his friend Matthew Michelsen, CEO and founder of Backplane, a Palo Alto-based startup that has $5.8 million in venture backing and is responsible for the enormously popular�Lady Gaga�social network�LittleMonsters.com. �On Friday, ...

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Angel-Shaped Cloud Appears After Pope Francis’ Announcement.

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Just hours after Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio made his first appearance as Pope Francis at the Vatican, Florida resident Jodi Guthrie snapped a photo of a stunning cloud shaped like an angel hovering in the sky over Royal Palm Beach. We would love to know your thoughts on this post. ...

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FG Revokes Dana Air’s Operators Certificate

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While the dust raised by the Federal Government’s removal of the director general of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) Dr Harold Demuren is yet to settle, news filtered into the industry on Saturday night that government had also revoked the Air Operators Certificate of Dana Air. With the withdrawal ...

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Snake killed under a Corp member’s bed at NYSC orientation camp In Ondo

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Members of the National Youth Service Corps undertaking their orientation exercise at the Ondo state camp now live in fear for their safety as a black snake was discovered yesterday in the male� hostel causing panic among ‘corpers’. According to one of the youth ‘corpers’ who craved anonymity, �I was ...

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‘My Oga At The Top’: Wife Protests At Channels TV’

The wife of the NSCDC Commandant that was ridiculed in the crazy “My Oga At The Top” VIDEO has been reported to have forced her way into Channels TV studio today to protest bitterly to the chairman of Channels on the damages the crazy video has caused his family. She ...

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Nasir El Rufai Calls Pres. Jonathan a scumbag

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Charles Novia: ‘Oga at the top’ is a sad reminder of our societal genuflection as a people

Obaifeiye Shem, the Lagos Commandant of the Nigerian Security and Defence Corps, would never have imagined in his life that he would start off a viral and new-Naija lexicon with his famous�phrase, ‘my Oga at the top‘. I caught the bug just a day back when I started receiving blackberry ...

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42-Year Old Man Caught Raping 12-Year Old Girl Through Her Anus

A 42-year old man, Alao Shobowale� has been charged before the Ebute Meta Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, southwest Nigeria for allegedly raping a 12-year old girl through her anus. Shobowale, also known as Alasco, allegedly rubbed his penis and the victim’s anus with ointment and raped her. The incident occurred at ...

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UNICAL dismisses 5 staff, demotes ten!!

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In its bid to ensure proper academic discipline, the Governing Council of the University of Calabar has formally announced the dismissal of 5 academic Staff and the demotion of 10 others. The statement issued by the Secretary to Council and Registrar of the Institution, Dr (Mrs.) Julia Omang, that four ...

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Civil Defence Lagos State Commandant suspended over �My Oga at the top” comment

The Lagos State Commandant of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Mr�Obafaiye Shem, has been suspended. His suspension comes on the heels of his now famous �my oga at the top” comment which went viral after his embarrassing ordeal at the Channels�Television breakfast programme � Sunrise Daily. More ...

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400-member homosexual club discovered in Benue State

As Benue state continues to grapple with the rising figures of HIV/AIDS in the state, Executive Secretary of the Benue State Agency for the Control of Aids (BENSACA), Mrs. Grace Wende has revealed that the agency recently discovered a 400-member homosexuals club existing in Makurdi the Benue state capital. She ...

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Lagos, Abuja ranked among the Top 4 most expensive Cities In Africa

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Lagos and Abuja have been listed among the top four cities in Africa with high cost of living, according to an index released by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) on 25 African cities. The key results of cost of living per city by the EIU reveal that Abuja is the ...

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Whale Butchered On Lekki Beach

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Yesterday, this pygmy sperm whale was washed up on the beach in Lekki in Lagos and sadly, our people did not give one thought to conservation or ask themselves if it was an endangered specie. they took their knives to it and butchered it for a feast. The pygmy sperm ...

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“I rejected Pope Francis marriage proposal” – Childhood love

76-year-old Amelia Damonte, the childhood love of new Pope Francis discloses how young Bergoglio took on� church affairs to become a priest after …. She stated how she got beaten by her father for receiving a love letter from Jorge Mario Bergoglio at 12 years old, and how he had ...

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EFCC nabs 5 Yahoo boys in Enugu,seizes exotic cars

According to Wilson Uwujaren, spokesman of the organization said the five-man gang lived in Enugu, in the heartland of the Eastern region and gave their names as: Uche Nwakor, 27; Ejikeme Oluchukwu, 30; Ifeanyi Ejikeme, 28; Nnamani Ikechukwu,30 and Ibe Kodili and said they �are alleged to be serial scammers ...

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President Jonathan congratulates Pope Francis

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On behalf of himself, the Federal Government and all Nigerians, President Goodluck Jonathan congratulates Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina on his historic election yesterday as the first Pope from the Americas and 265th successor to the Chair of St Peter. With Cardinal Bergoglio’s glowing antecedents as a great scholar, ...

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Nigerian Police parade 2-month old baby, teenager, others for robbery

There was a mild drama, yesterday, at the Ogun State Police Command, at Eleweran, Abeokuta, when a two-month old baby, Oyinkansola Adeosun, was paraded alongside her mother, Fausat Adeosun for alleged involvement in robbery and death of no fewer than five people. Two other members of the same family; Tobi ...

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Robbers invade Lagos Airport, Raid Bureau de Change, kill 2 and scores injured

Men of the underworld (robbers) raided the Murtala Muhammed International Airport Wednesday night, a gang of 10 deadly looking� robbers stormed and beat the Lagos airport security network to unleash terror on the entire airport. Two people were feared dead. According to an eyewitness,� the armed robbers had entered the ...

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New Pope revealed as Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, from Argentina

Cardinal Bergoglio has chosen the name Pope Francis I. The traditional announcement has been made from the balcony by the French Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran: “Annuntio vobis gaudium magnum… habemus papam!” – “I announce to you a great joy… we have a pope!” SMS Linda in Ghana texts: Although not Catholic, ...

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White smoke emerges from sistine chapel as new pope is elected

READ UPDATE The Pope’s Twitter account has now been reactivated on @pontifex. A NEW POPE has been elected to lead the Catholic Church. In the last few moments, white smoke has emerged from the roof of the Sistine Chapel, where the 115 voting-age cardinals have been deliberating since Tuesday. The ...

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