Tuesday, June 27, 2017
According to a United Nations report launched recently, Nigeria’s population, which is currently the 7th largest in the world, is expected to surpass the United State’s to become the 3rd largest by 2050. With 83 million people added to the world’s population every year, Nigeria’s population is the fastest growing among the 10 most populous countries in the world.
A nutritionist, Michele Chevalley Hedge, has warned that uncontrolled sugar consumption can lead to a series of complicated health problems that can culminate in infertility among women. She says one of the diagnosis that women struggling to get pregnant could receive is that they have Polycystic ovarian syndrome.
The President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina, has been named the 2017 World Food Prize Laureate. Adesina, whose name was selected on Monday in Washington, D.C, becomes the 46th recipient and the sixth African to be honoured.
Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, Nigeria’s former Education Minister and convener of the #BringBackOurGirls campaign will feature in the first episode of Forbes Woman Africa empowerment TV show – Against The Odds. The show depicts the journey of some of the most influential women in West and South Africa who have achieved remarkable feats whiles defying the odds.
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“Want to head to the mall with me?” my friend asked one Friday evening.
“Actually, I do need stuff for the kids,” I said. “Great sales are going on.”
I hopped in her car and she began, “I’m so mad at Jim. I’m actually furious. Ignoring my point of view, with most of our credit cards maxed out, he put a down payment on a boat. He knows how I feel about that. But he did what he wanted.”
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Monday, June 26, 2017
Five Nigerians have been selected to play in the new Basketball season by the National Basketball Association (NBA). Bam Adebayo, OG Anunoby,Wesley Iwundu, Sam Ojeleye and Ike Anigbogu were selected in the 2017 annual NBA drafting list of 60.
Beyonce took all the plaudits at the BET Awards 2017 snagging 4 awards for Best Female R&B/Pop artist, Video of the year & Video Director of the year for “Sorry” & Album of the Year.
Remy Ma beat rival Nicki Minaj to the Best Female Hip-Hop artist crown while Migos won the Best Group award and Best Collaboration went to Chance The Rapper & 2 Chainz for “No Problem“.
The federal government has reopened investigation into allegations of sexual molestation against Olaseni Osifala, a teacher at Queen’s College, Lagos, TheCable can report. In March 2016, one Chinenye Okoye, a student of the school, alleged that Osifala sexually harassed her. Some other students reportedly made the same claim.
President Muhammadu sent his goodwill messageto Nigerians as Muslims have been directed to observe eid-el-fitr today Sunday to effectively mark the end of the Ramadan. Sultan of Sokoto , Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, said that the order followed the sighted of the moon in some locations in Nigeria,including Borno, Yobe and Adamawa.
President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana, on Sunday, visited Acting President Yemi Osinbajo at his Akinola Aguda House, official residence, Abuja. According to a statement midnight Sunday, the two leaders also highlighted the critical role that Nigeria and Ghana play as the “centrepiece” of ECOWAS and the West African sub-region.
Manchester United coach, Jose Mourinho has lost his dad, Jose Manuel Mourinho Felix. The manager posted a touching black and white photo of himself as a child alongside his father on Instagram.
Jose Manuel Mourinho Felix made more than 250 appearances as a goalkeeper for Vitoria Setubal and Belenenses in his career along with one for the national team.
He also managed Mourinho during the Portuguese’s early playing days as part of a 20-year career in the dugout which took in some 11 clubs.
The Osun State Governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, has blamed insincerity on the part of the management and workers of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, for the crisis rocking the institution.
Sunday, June 25, 2017
Friday, June 23, 2017
Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg revealed the new mission of the company at the ongoing Facebook Community Summit in Chicago. Mark Zukerberg unveils new Facebook Mission in Chicago
The new mission of Facebook “Bring the world Closer together” seeks to foster meaningful Virtual communities around the world. The company seeks to transcend from just connecting people which was her initial mission to fostering communities among the now connected people.