Senegalese designer creating fashion prints from maths equations

Maths teacher Diarra Bousso Gueye was grading a set of algebra papers when she had a Eureka moment. Gueye, who had long harbored fashion aspirations from her childhood when she…

Unwilling slaves of China: A legacy of squander

By Emmanuel Onwubiko Nigeria is a hoax. NIGERIA is a paradox. NIGERIA is a wonder of the world.  These three phrases sum up the sentiments that run through the minds…

Will a clause against gender-based violence change Argentinian football?

Ricardo Centurión is toxic. But the winger’s raw skill — his game is full of stepovers and mazy runs – appears to blind fans to his repeated transgressions. Time and…

Nigeria: 250,000 children die within first day of life – UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says no fewer than 250,000 children in Nigeria die on their first day of life, describing the current indices for child health in the…

Counter Terror War: moderation, not recrimination please!

By Emmanuel Onwubiko The European Union is an amalgam of some of the most civilized and law abiding nations on the planet earth. Conversely, the Nigerian Army is the largest…

On Ihedioha, Supreme Court Sold Out

By Emmanuel Onwubiko There was this esoteric coincidence that struck me about six days ago when the nation’s apex court delivered what will go down in the judicial annals of…

SAG Awards 2020 Winners

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role Christian Bale – Ford v Ferrari Leonardo DiCaprio – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Adam Driver – Marriage Story…

HURIWA condemns EFCC’s media persecution of Shehu Sani

Asks EFCC not to turn Nigeria to a lawless contraption The foremost civil Rights advocacy group- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes…

Abule-Egba: Nigerians trade blame over NNPC explosion

A cross section of Nigerians have blamed the Lagos government over the explosion of a Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) pipeline at Ile Epo axis (near Abule Egba), Alimosho Local…

Eliud Kipchoge receives Honorary Doctor of Laws and Elder of the Order of the Golden Heart of Kenya award

The University of Exeter honoured Eliud Kipchoge’s “outstanding achievements in the field of sports” by awarding him an Honorary Doctor of Laws during its winter graduation ceremony. This comes after…