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Tag Archives: by Nwafor chigozie Paul

Simple courtesy!

It is very unfortunate that as simple as it is, it is still the most difficult words for some people to say…. These major words I regard as ‘simple’ courtesy (Please, I’m sorry and Thank you ) have ruined many lives, families, careers, relationships, etc. Most people will prefer to let it burn like Usher, rather […]

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For solid decision making…

Wise men don’t make decisions anyhow, they think and rethink…. The chief key to solid decision-making is knowing God’s will and not following the desires of our own hearts: “There is a way that seems right to a man, but its end is the way to death” (Proverbs 14:12;).  If you decide on anything today, […]

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Nine-year-old girl pregnant as stepdad rapes her 10 times daily

A nine-year-old girl is pregnant by her alleged rapist stepfather, who is said to have assaulted her up to 10 times a day. The abused girl’s pregnancy was only discovered by her mother after five months, meaning she was too late to have an abortion in Peru. Local news reported that the girl’s stepfather, 30, […]

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Ronaldo can never be my friend, Messi says

Lionel Messi believes he and Cristiano Ronaldo will never share a close friendship because they do not get to spend enough time together to build the required bond. The Barcelona and Real Madrid stalwarts have shared a formidable rivalry throughout their La Liga careers and have collected myriad individual honours between them. But while Messi claims the alleged enmity is very […]

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Zimbabwe declares Mugabe’s birthday public holiday

Zimbabwe has made former president Robert Mugabe’s birthday a public holiday, a state daily reported Monday, nearly a week after the long-time ruler stepped down. “It is hereby declared that February 21 of every year henceforth shall be a public holiday to be known as the Robert Mugabe National Youth Day,” The Herald newspaper reported, […]

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I fear for pregnant women in Nigeria…

It is sad that you might never know the last time you get to see your friends or loved ones, anything can happen in just a minute. Yesterday I went to see my pregnant friend, only to be told she died during child birth. Young beautiful lady, with a two year old daughter. I always […]

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When you make friends…

If you are polite and courteous, you will enjoy the friendship of many people. But when you make friends, don’t be too quick to trust them; make sure that they have proved themselves. Some people will be your friends only when it is convenient for them, but they won’t stand by you in trouble. Others […]

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Football star, Robinho sentenced to nine years in prison for gang rape

Former AC Milan and Real Madrid striker Robinho was sentenced to nine years in prison in Italy on Thursday after he was convicted of gang rape, according to local media reports. The alleged incident occurred in January 2013, when Robinho was playing for Milan in Serie A. He was found guilty in absentia by an […]

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‘Only one out of 100 Nigerian graduates employable’

The Director General of Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria, SMEDAN, Dr Umaru Radda has said that only one out of 100 Nigerian graduates were employable, attributing the situation to poor skills and lack of entrepreneurial competence. Radda, who spoke on Thursday at the opening ceremony of the sensitization for the Young Business […]

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Human trafficking: Interpol arrests 40 suspects, rescues 500 victims

Forty people were arrested and 500 people rescued after a swoop on human trafficking across West Africa, international police organisation, Interpol, said on Thursday. The Interpol-led action comes amid a global outcry sparked by footage of Africans being sold as slaves in Libya, often the final transit for migrants wanting to reach Europe. In a […]

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Wizkid ‘confirms’ birth of third child from 3rd baby-mama

Nigerian singer, Wizkid has confirmed the birth of his third child… The pop star tweeted the name “Zion Ayo-Balogun” on his Twitter account on Monday. The name is believed to be that of his newborn just as his fans have thronged his Twitter page to congratulate him. His post confirms reports that he had indeed […]

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Breaking: Former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme dies

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Dr Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme is dead. A statement from his family signed by his brother and the traditional ruler of Oko in Anambra State, Igwe Laz Ekwueme said that he died by 10:00pm in a London clinic, Sunday. The statement read: “Ekwueme family regrets to announce the peaceful passing away […]

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I used to masturbate a lot, smoke & date married men – Actress Nichole Banna confesses

Nollywood actress, Nichole Banna, who has featured in many good films has come out to confess her sins after claiming to have given her life to Christ… The actress, in a lengthy confession posted on her Instagram page praised Pastor  David Ibiyeomie of Word of Life Bible School (WOLBI), for being greatly instrumental  in her […]

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Beautiful Wedding Photos of Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian

Serena Williams has married Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian in one of the biggest showbiz weddings of the year. A-listers including Beyonce, Kim Kardashian and Eva Longoria were at the star-studded bash which took place in New Orleans on Thursday. The event had a Beauty and the Beast theme and included 200 people on the guestlist, […]

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President Buhari in his Isiagu attire, calls for unity in Nigeria, promises more projects for South East

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday reiterated his belief in the unity of the country. He spoke in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital, when he paid a one-day visit to the state. Mr. Buhari, who is visiting the region for the first time since he became president, said the diversity of the country makes it unique […]

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Still on the money skirmish, court freezes N350 million linked to Patience Jonathan

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday ordered that N350 million belonging to AM-PM Global Network Ltd, in Stanbic-IBTC bank, be placed on temporary attachment, pending an ongoing investigation by the EFCC. Justice Hadiza Rabiu-Shagari, made the order following an ex-parte application filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The application was […]

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In Nigeria, Northern group makes case for Igbo president

A Northern political group has called on other regions in the country to support the emergency of an Igbo president come 2023 in the interest of equity, fairness and justice. The group has, however, called on the people of the South East not to play politics of exclusion, but pull themselves together and queue behind […]

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My life is in danger – Gov. Obiano cries out

The Anambra State governor, Chief Willie Obiano has raised alarm over the sudden withdrawal of his security details, saying such action has exposed his life to danger. Obiano who stated this on Tuesday in Awka during an election stakeholders meeting organised by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), described the act as unacceptable and a […]

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