May and Buhari sign first UK-Nigeria security and defence partnership

British Prime Minister Theresa May and Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari  have signed the first UK-Nigeria security and defence partnership. by Rachel Ogbu in London Both leaders  met in the capital Abuja this afternoon. “No-one should live in fear of being targeted by militants or forced from their homes, and no child should lose out on […]

#METOO British Ghanaian Actress Michaela Coel reveals she was sexually assaulted and racially abused

Award winning Chewing Gum star actress Michaela Coel, 30, recently opened up about the sexually assault she experienced. by Rachel Ogbu The British Ghanaian actress spoke to the Edinburgh TV Festival that the strangers who molested her while taking a late-night break from writing changed her life. However, writing about the episode ‘therapeutic’. Coel who is also […]

Six Nigerians emerge winners at the British Council Global Future Leaders Connect 2018

by Rachel Ogbu Six Nigerians have been selected out of eleven finalists for the second cohort of the British Council Future Leaders Connect programme. The eleven finalists pitched their policy ideas at the Nigeria Heat event which took place recently in Lagos. The Future Leaders Connect programme identifies exceptional individuals (aged 18-35) from around the […]

CHILDISH GAMBINO WINS BIG AT MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS

American rapper and actor, Donald Glover, better known as Childish Gambino was about the biggest winner on the night at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards, as he clinched 3 awards for his “This is America” song. The awards which held at the New York’s Radio City Music Hall on Monday, saw Gambino win the awards for Video With […]

FORMER U.N. SEC-GEN, KOFI ANNAN DIES AGED 80

Former Secretary-General of the United Nations Organisation and Nobel Peace Prize winner, Kofi Annan has died, according to information from his family and the Kofi Annan  Foundation this Saturday. Born in Kumasi, Ghana in 1938,  he served as the seventh UN Secretary-General from 1997 to 2006, a period that saw him receive a joint award […]

VICTOR MOSES QUITS THE SUPER EAGLES, RETIRES FROM INT’L FOOTBALL

Super Eagles player, Victor Moses has announced his retirement from the team and International football. The 27 year old who announced this via his Twitter account on Wednesday, explained that he intends to focus on his club career and young family. FULL STATEMENT: “I will like to announce that after much thought, I have made […]