World Day against trafficking in Persons: Abia Speaker cautions youths

“I urge you all to have faith in the programmes of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu which are geared towards increasing and improving entrepreneurial and investment opportunities in the State and make good use of the opportunities available. The slavish conditions of those lured abroad by human traffickers are better imagined than experienced. Let no Abian allow […]

Russia Is Using Undercover Racists to Exploit Africa’s Anti-Racist Political Revolt

Prigozhin’s gambit is part of a century-long Russian battle for influence in Africa, even if its “active measures” there haven’t always worked to its advantage. As historian Christopher Andrew and former KGB archivist Vasili Mitrokhin have noted, all the way back in 1900, Iskra, Lenin’s revolutionary communist newspaper, mentioned South Africa as a prime target […]

Makeup artist Arvind Kaur’s journey into glamour world is dotted with hardwork and ingenuity

Usually, we hear about journeys of bigwigs that take number of years to achieve such influential positions in their respective fields. But in Arvind’s case, to her surprise, it has been quite different. Arvind has always believed that for success, you need, persistence, passion, and of course, perfection! By having all these three on her […]

The Walking Dead Redemption Club season 7, episode 16: The First Day of the Rest of Your Life

But even more important was some sense of narrative purpose. The Walking Dead has long been accused of treading water when it should be creating an engaging story and moving it forward. That sense has only become more heightened the last few seasons, as Negan was endlessly teased, before showing up and being just generally […]

Life and death on my street in Sarajevo

The following weekend I finally get to meet Alma, who is visiting with her husband Siniša and two daughters. If anything, Alma seems more traumatised by the war than her battle-scarred parents or veteran brother. This is something I notice in many people I meet. For those who drop in every year or so, everything […]

Donald Trump BANS visitors from Europe from entering the US for 30 days starting at midnight on Friday – but excludes the UK and Ireland – in effort to staunch coronavirus pandemic. But how will it slow spread of virus ALREADY inside US?

Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee prohibited gatherings of over 250 people in counties around Seattle, in just the latest move to restrict interactions to contain ‘community spread.’ Basketball games, classes, and festivals were being cancelled and postponed. The NCAA announced that division one college games would be played in arenas without crowd during the famed […]

What you need to know about coronavirus on Thursday, September 10

The Navajo Nation, spanning more than 27,000 square miles across parts of Arizona, Utah and New Mexico, had at one point some of the highest Covid-19 infection rates per capita in the US. Regular weekend lockdowns and nightly curfews have since helped flattened its curve, but authorities are not easing restrictions yet. The incidence of […]

Supernatural’s Jared Padalecki, Misha Collins and More Deliver Emotional Goodbyes on the Last Day of Filming

“Episode 19 feels kind of like the season finale and Episode 20 feels like the series finale. It’s kind of a double whammy,” Ackles previously said. “There have been some adjustments made from the scripts that we were going to shoot in March to the scripts that we’re going to shoot now. We’ve had to […]

Democracy Day: We’ve laid foundation for future success – Buhari

“In our revision of the operations of specialized education funds and to implement reforms that would optimize their benefits to the sector, we have adopted a Public-Private Sector Partnership for provision of infrastructure and also collaborate with the private sector to create jobs.  

Will We Ever Admit That the Kardashians Changed the World?

“With a penchant for God, couture and only the finest champagne, Mary Cosby is a Pentecostal First Lady who inherited her family’s empire of churches, restaurants and more. The caveat in her taking over the family business was that she marry her late grandmother’s second husband, Robert Cosby Sr. They have since been married for […]