The issue of underage marriage has taken Nigeria by storm after several senators voted to allow under-age marriage. This came as a result of Muslim law makers arguing that putting an age limit on when a girl can get married is anti-Islam. READ MORE
On behalf of our client, star actress, Funke Akindele, we want to formally inform you that after due consultation and consideration, she’s now separated from Mr. Kehinde Oloyede as his wife. SheREAD MORE
Several officers had to come to Adebolajo’s aid after he was violently attacked. It’s believed that he lost two of his teeth during the incident.
According to several reports, former Super Eagles footballer, Taiye Taiwo is in deep financial trouble in France. Apparently, he’s been indicted for tax fraud, owing the French government €1,025,000 in back taxes. WHOA! He’s now in jeopardy of losing his €600,000 in Allauch, a French commune east of Marseille. Good luck with that one bro.
Congrats are in order for Tiwa Savage. The songbird just signed on as an ambassador for MTN. She joins the likes of Iyanya, Davido, and Wizkid who also represent the telecommunications giant. Go Tiwa!
The Heartland Prize is a literary prize created in 1988 by the Chicago Tribune Newspaper.
According to Elizabeth Taylor, the literary editor of the Chicago Tribune, the prize is awarded yearly in two categories, fiction and non-fiction, to books that are concerned with American issues, causes and concerns.
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From The Guardian–NOBEL Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, Sunday counseled Nigerian children not to be discouraged by the recent killing of 46 school children in Yobe State by suspected Boko Haram members, but to strive for knowledge so as to “conquer ignorance”. READ MORE
Wow…Ice Prince really went hard on his publicity trail during his time here in the States. After being crowned BET’s Best African Act, he was not only a guest on Huff Post Live, he got to do the weather report and promote his concert on WPIX, a popular network here in New York City. Watch below as he gives the weather forecast in Pidgin! READREAD MORE
“It’s with heavy heart that am announcing the separation of me nd ma wife Mrs olufunke akindele,we’ve both agreed to go our separate ways coz of irreconcilable differences.we still best of friends nd weREAD MORE
Word on the street is that Olamide has joined the long list of Nigerian entertainers to sign lucrative endorsement deals. The NET NG reports that the young talent just signed on to become the first Nigerian ambassador for Ciroc. According to The NET:
Olamide’s management has yet to respond to our queries but inside sources tell us that the deal has been signed and sealed already.READ MORE