This Day in History
  • October 18, 1985 South African black activist and poet Benjamin Moloise is hanged for allegedly killing a police officer

Welcome to The Month of October!!!

Words of Wisdom

“Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a constant attitude.” ― Martin Luther King Jr.

Model of the Week

Brenda

Brenda

Birthday: February 23, 2000

Best Colour: Pink, blue and white

Best Food: Spaghetti

Nationality: Nigerian

Hobbies: swimming, cooking, meeting people

 



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News Update October 18, 2017

Kenya’s election senior official Roselyn Akombe resigns

A senior member of Kenya’s electoral commission (IEBC) has resigned and fled the country, saying the country is unable to […]


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News Update October 18, 2017

Two wounded in South Africa airport shooting

Two men have been wounded after a shooting at South Africa’s busy Cape Town International Airport, police say. The shooting […]


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News Update October 18, 2017

Madagascar plague kills 74 people

About 74 people have been reported dead following a plague outbreak in Madagascar. Another 805 cases have been recorded in […]


LIEGE, BELGIUM - AUGUST 04:  Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attend a WW1 100 Years Commomoration Ceremony at Le Memorial Interallie on August 4, 2014 in Liege, Belgium. Monday 4th August marks the 100th Anniversary of Great Britain declaring war on Germany. In 1914 British Prime Minister Herbert Asquith announced at 11pm that Britain was to enter the war after Germany had violated Belgium's neutrality. The First World War or the Great War lasted until 11 November 1918 and is recognised as one of the deadliest historical conflicts with millions of casualties. A series of events commemorating the 100th Anniversary are taking place throughout the day.  (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
Celeb News October 18, 2017

Kate Middleton, Prince William’s third child due in April 2018

Kate Middleton and Prince William’s third child is due in April 2018, Kensington Palace said on Tuesday. The due date was revealed […]


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Entertainment October 17, 2017

Shonda Rhimes becomes third black woman Inducted to TV Hall Of Fame

Creator of Scandal, Shonda Rhimes, is now the third black woman to be inducted into the Television Hall of Fame. […]


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News Update October 17, 2017

Victor Moses out for four weeks

Super Eagles and Chelsea striker, Victor Moses will sit out games for four weeks following his hamstring injury. The injury […]


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News Update October 17, 2017

Herdsmen kill 29 in Plateau, Delta

No fewer than 29 people were reported killed by suspected Fulani herdsmen in Nkei-Dongwro near Miango in Bassa Local Government […]


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News Update October 17, 2017

Monkeypox victim commits suicide

A victim of the Monkeypox viral disease have committed suicide at the Niger Delta University, Okolobiri, in Yenagoa Local Government […]


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News Update October 16, 2017

Serena Williams takes the perfect mother-daughter selfie

Tennis star and new mom is sharing pictures of her and daughter, Alexis Olympia-and we are here for it. The […]


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News Update October 16, 2017

Yellow Fever: Kwara state vaccinates 200,000 people in 3 days

The Kwara State Government on Monday said that no fewer than 200,000 people have been vaccinated within three days of […]


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News Update October 16, 2017

Liberia election headed for run-off between Weah and Boakai

Liberia’s presidential election is headed for a run-off between former football star George Weah and Vice-President Joseph Boakai. The election […]


Fela Statue At Allen Roundabout Ikeja
News Update October 16, 2017

Gov Ambode unveils liberation statue in honor Of Fela Kuti

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday unveiled the liberation statue in honour of Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti […]


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News Update October 16, 2017

Over 230 dead in Mogadishu blast

A massive bomb attack in Mogadishu capital of Somali on Saturday has left over 230 people dead, police say. Hundreds […]


CHAN
News Update October 16, 2017

Morocco replace Kenya as 2018 CHAN hosts

Organisers of the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN), on Sunday announced that Morocco will be replacing Kenya as hosts of […]


Jacob Zuma statue
News Update October 16, 2017

Okorocha criticized for erecting Jacob Zuma’s statue

Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha of has been criticized for unveiling a statue of South Africa President Jacob Zuma in […]


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News Update October 12, 2017

CAF to decide new 2018 CHAN hosts on Saturday

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) will on Saturday decide the new hosts of the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN). […]


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News Update October 12, 2017

Ebola vaccine trials ‘successful’

The first study of two separate vaccines against the Ebola virus has found that they can both protect against the […]


George Weah
News Update October 12, 2017

Ex-footballer, George Weah, favoured to win Liberia Presidential election

Former footballer, George Weah, is favoured to be the winner in the 2017 Liberia presidential election. Weah who is the only African […]


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News Update October 12, 2017

FG To begin mass yellow fever vaccination in December

The federal government will begin a nationwide vaccination against yellow fever by December, the Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole has […]


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News Update October 12, 2017

Dora Akunyili’s Daughter wins 2017 MacArthur Genius Award

Njideka Akunyili Crosby, daughter of former NAFDAC boss, late Dora Akunyili, has been announced as one of the recipients of […]