Nigerian lady raises $1.6million to help improve Africa’s transport industry

Nigerian lady, Damilola Olokesusi who is the founder of Shuttlers has raised $1.6 million capital from various funders to help invest in Nigeria’s transport sector with plans to extend to other parts of Africa. She started the business in 2016 after she saw the need to curb transportation problems in Nigeria. Transportation in Lagos especially […]

Nigeria: Lady sued a man for failed marriage and won $10k plus a car

A twitter user identified as Valerian Nwadike has narrated how a Nigerian woman was allegedly compensated with 5 million naira( $10,000) and a car after she sued a man for jilting her after a failed marriage promise. According to Valerian, who in this context is supposed to be part of her legal team, the man […]

Nigeria bans new Marvel movie, ‘Eternals’ for promoting homosexuality

According to reports from Nigerian media outlets, Marvel’s latest movie themed “Eternals” has been banned by the Nigerian National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) from cinemas across the country. The reports equally indicated that, the board issued out circulars to major cinemas, directing them to exclude the said movie which was supposed to debut […]

Medical tourism affecting Nigeria’s foreign reserves – Central Bank Governor

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele has stated that medical tourism is affecting Nigeria’s foreign reserves negatively. Emefiele made the above statement at the launch of Privately-owned Duchess International Hospital in Lagos.  He made use of the medium to call on the private sector to invest in the health sector […]

Chinese Envoy Urges Nigerian political parties to learn from the Communist party

The Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Cui Jianchun, has advised Nigerian political parties to learn from the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and prioritize the needs of Nigerians. “You have something to learn from China to move forward. It is not all rosy with China, we have our challenges. CCP has to fight with the people to […]

Nigerian woman hailed for building a state-of-the-art home for orphans

A Nigerian woman, Dr. Tolulola Bayode has been widely celebrated for building a state-of-the-art home for orphans in Ondo state-Nigeria as a way of giving back to society. The project has gone viral since its release on the internet. Nigeria’s vice president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo who was in attendance for the unveiling of the newly […]

China’s pledge to help Nigeria fight “Modern Day Slavery” met with criticism

The recent revelation by Nigeria-based Chinese Cultural Counselor, Mr. Li Xuda of the Chinese government’s readiness to help Nigeria to fight against what he described as modern-day slavery has since been stepping on the nerves of many netizens. It would be recalled that, during the recent program held in Abuja to commemorate International Day for […]

Nigerian doctors on strike for the fourth time in the pandemic

For the fourth time since the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic began, about 19,000 doctors throughout Nigeria are on strike. Staffing shortages have resulted at government-run hospitals and COVID-19 treatment facilities as a result of the strike. In addition, some of them have expressed dissatisfaction with the fact that they have not been paid in […]