Who Writes Buhari’s Speeches?

On April 4, 2020. Asks Tony Nwaka President Muhammadu Buhari addressing the nation on the COVID-19 pandemic, March 29, 2020. “Furthermore, although schools are closed, I have instructed the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development to work with State Governments in developing a strategy on how to sustain the school feeding program…

How to Deal with Shyness 

On April 4, 2020 With Rois Ola TO be shy is not a sin and is not something to be ashamed of. Some people have acquired the skill to be bold in everything, some are not so lucky, being shy doesn’t equate to be stupid, it just means you are more reserved in expressing yourself….

America Is at ‘War’ with the ‘Unseen ’ – Part II

By Afis Oladosu 03 April 2020.  Only a couple of days ago, I arrived at the ‘shore’ of Chapter 72 of the Last Testament. Ayat 10 of that chapter reads- And we do not know [therefore] whether evil is intended for those on earth or whether their Lord intends for them a right course”. In…

COVID-19: Lai Mohammed Reveals Only Weapon Against Coronavirus

Posted by Thandiubani on Fri 03rd Apr, 2020.    Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture has revealed the only potent weapon Nigeria can use to fight coronavirus.  The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the only weapon to combat Coronavirus (COVID-19) is by applying the use of ‘Non-Pharmaceutical Intervention (NPI)….

Soldiers Who Threatened To Rape Women In Warri Land In Hot Soup

Posted by Thandiubani on Fri 03rd Apr, 2020.    Two soldiers who threatened to rape women and girls in Warri and infect them with HIV have found themselves in serious trouble.  It is going to end up in tears for two soldiers whose video earlier today circulated in which they were seen threatening to rape…

Traditional Marriage Rites: How it’s Done in Hausa Land 

By Oke Efage  The Hausa traditional marriage is mostly based on Islamic rites, and not as time consuming or expensive like the Igbo and Yoruba traditional marriage ceremonies. The Hausa tribe mainly reside in the northern part of Nigeria, and are predominantly Muslims, while a few are Christians. Though a great number of people in…

5 Mistakes You never Knew You Were Making while Cooking Rice 

Rice is one of the simplest foods to cook among the Nigerian staples but weirdly enough, we had been doing it wrong! 1. Not rinsing out Before cooking rice, it is advisable to rinse out the rice with lots of water until the last batch of water used is clear. This will reduce the starch…

Full speech of President Buhari on COVID-19 pandemic

Safari March 29, 2020.  ADDRESS BY H.E. MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE COVID- 19 PANDEMIC SUNDAY 29TH MARCH, 2020 1. Fellow Nigerians, 2. From the first signs that Coronavirus, or COVID-19 was turning into an epidemic and was officially declared a world-wide emergency, the Federal Government started planning preventive,…

A Trip Down Memory Lane: The Timeline of currency in Nigeria

fifty koko currency Nigeria (Scooper) Here is a comprehensive list of all that was considered currency in Nigeria from pre-colonial times till date. Before this current eighth notes and three coins, a lot of currencies had come and gone. Take a trip down memory lane and check out the timeline of currency in Nigeria. An…

Fulani and Hausa: What’s the Difference?

  Although found throughout the grassland belt of West Africa, the bulk of the Hausa/Fulani population is concentrated in Northern Nigeria. The Hausa and Fulani are two ethnic groups which were formerly distinct but are now intermixed to the extent of being regarded as one inseparable ethnic nation. Although found throughout the grassland belt of…