I have been moribund, as far as writing articles, for about three months. Honestly these days, I just don’t feel like writing, however, I comment on other peoples’ writings or on national issues on social media like Facebook and Twitter. And since I do not write for a living, in fact, I never get paid; I am never under any pressure or deadline. Maybe that will save my health from deteriorating further in despair, frustration, anger and desperation. Please I am not blaming it on anybody or on… Continue
Added by Akintokunbo Adejumo on August 29, 2012 at 10:29pm —
A Nepali man who was bitten by a cobra snake subsequently bit the snake to death, a local newspaper reported on Thursday (Aug. 23).
After being bitten by the snake, while he was working in his rice paddy on Tuesday, 55-year-old… Continue
Added by Richy ENaija on August 28, 2012 at 1:30pm —
2015 AND THE DOOMSDAY SCENARIO
Before the end of President Olusegun Obasanjo’s rule in 2007, a report by some United States military analyst based on periodic scenarios, had predicted that Nigeria will collapse in 2015. Many Nigerians laughed over the report, others simply ignored it, while others saw it as just mere Western mischief propelled by capitalist interest. Though it wasn’t affiliated with the official stand of the US government, it was seen to be by many Nigerians. More… Continue
Added by Bulus Nom Audu on August 27, 2012 at 11:30am —
The final whistle sounds.
90' +4 Nigeria are penalised after committing a foul.
90' +2 OSAWARU (in) comes off the bench to replace ADEYEMO (out) (Nigeria)
90' The goalkeeper of Italy pulls off a save.
90' A player from Italy sees her effort hit the target.
89' Italy are ruled offside.
88' Italy concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Nigeria.
86' (0 - 4) IGBINOVIA (Nigeria) scores!!
85' Italy swing in the… Continue
Added by Just NEWS on August 26, 2012 at 12:03pm —
Besides living in poverty the people of Okuijorogu community in Okpe Local Government Area of Delta State have sadly been left behind in the stream of educational development that it rightfully deserves. It is a sad state of affair and lamentable that there are no schools in this village. Those in need of an opportunity to be educated are forced to travel to neighboring villages. There are over 10… Continue
Added by deltawomen on August 23, 2012 at 9:00pm —
Time to ‘get off’ the “train...”
I get excited anytime or whenever I came across any piece of art, article, or book from my mentors. This time is about one of my favorite, Honorable; Colin Powell. One of American’s most admired public figures; a four star general and former Secretary of state. (United State of… Continue
Added by Arc. Fahtai Bakare on August 19, 2012 at 8:32pm —
Very crucial statement made by President Jonathan regarding BOKO HARAM…
According to President Jonathan: … “His most controversial statement on Boko Haram remains his declaration that the group has supporters within his government and that the danger the group has created is worse than during the 1960s civil war that killed… Continue
Added by Arc. Fahtai Bakare on August 19, 2012 at 8:21pm —
Nigeria is blessed with intellects
Added by Abdullahi Hauwa Iye on August 18, 2012 at 10:10pm —
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Added by Dr.AMINU KAZEEM OLAWALE(O.I.M) on August 18, 2012 at 11:41am —
It was reported that on Sunday July 15th, 2012, TB Joshua enjoined us to be prepared and expect a plane crash that will take Nigeria by storm. Continue
According to him, if this plane…
Added by Mide Steve on August 15, 2012 at 1:59pm —
Greetings African family,
As a senior African American male in Chicago, IL, US, I am seeking out leaders in the Black Chicago community with a following of 5,000 adults or more to sit with me in conference....one-on-one. Why? I wish to discuss a blueprint I have that can gain such an organization an income of $100,000 in one month or less. If all adult members of at least 5,000 people will act on their leader's request; I will introduce to him or her. How much will it cost… Continue
Added by torgbui on August 14, 2012 at 11:56pm —
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Added by adewumi west on August 14, 2012 at 4:21pm —
REASON Y NIGERIA WILL NEVER GROW:
(D SO-CALLED SENATORS AND HOUSE REPS thieves) national Assembly members,the most wicked people in Nigeria,:
Our Constitution gives the National Assembly the responsibility to play an oversight role over the executive. This includes giving approvals for key political appointments by the executive as well as overseeing the work of ministries, departments and agencies of government.
The assumption of the Constitution is that this will be done… Continue
Added by Moses Abia on August 11, 2012 at 6:27pm —
THE AGE OF JUDICIAL OFFICERS.
Few weeks ago, the former CJN had presented to the Senate no less than 52 amendments to the 1999 Constitution, capable of strengthening the judiciary and meant to reduce the seemingly intractable delays in determining cases.
The proposed amendments, tagged ‘Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (5th Alteration) Bill, 2012’, if approved, will affect the qualification for the appointment of… Continue
Added by Moses Abia on August 11, 2012 at 6:23pm —
Okereke-Onyuike also said if the SEC DG boasts of graduating with a first class in UNN and top of her class in Harvard, she is a professor and a teacher in both institutions.
“I am a proper professor. It is not an award. You are bragging that you studied in Harvard. You went there to learn, I teach there. If you had first class at UNN, I teach there also,” ......
Imagine this old women eating/looting our money anyhow with their Harvard and first certificate....Professor and Ph.d… Continue
Added by Moses Abia on August 11, 2012 at 6:15pm —
When Washington's autobiography, Up From Slavery, was published in 1901, it became a bestseller and had a major impact on the African American community, its friends and allies. One of the results was a dinner invitation to the White House in 1901 by President Theodore Roosevelt.
Eventual Governor of Mississippi James K. Vardaman and Senator Benjamin Tillman of South Carolina indulged in racist personal attacks in response to the invitation. Vardaman described the White House as "so… Continue
Added by Moses Abia on August 11, 2012 at 6:10pm —
Booker T. Washington-- "He lifted the veil of ignorance from his people and pointed the way to progress through education and industry."
All and sundry needs to read about this great man.
Added by Moses Abia on August 11, 2012 at 6:07pm —
Washington, as the guest of President Theodore Roosevelt in 1901, was the first African American ever invited to the White House. The visit was recalled in the 1927 song by Banjo Blues Musician Gus Cannon, titled "Can You Blame The Coloured Man". At the end of the 2008 presidential election, the defeated Republican candidate, Senator John McCain, referred to Washington's visit a century before as the seed that blossomed into Barack Obama as the first African American to be elected President of… Continue
Added by Moses Abia on August 11, 2012 at 6:05pm —
Do we need new Laws(Constitution) from this lawless Lawmakers?"
Past surveys of salaries and benefits of public office holders from the Baltic to the Bahamas, the Americas and the Far East and everywhere else, has showed that Ministers and Federal Legislators in Nigeria are the highest paid in the world, despite the country being among the poorest in terms of per capita income, security, social provision and living standards. On the… Continue
Added by Moses Abia on August 11, 2012 at 6:01pm —
Nigeria...how corruption has turned the
"Good people by Choice into Bad people by Chance"
Same is applicable to Africans...Globalization more of a havoc than a blessing,it has indeed caused us a lot of things,
According to Dr.Chika Onyeani;
"It is not what you call me, but what I answer to, that matters most."
Africans have a stance, 'live for today, let tomorrow take care of itself and be damned' attitude,. "We've become a sheep-like consumer race that depends on other… Continue
Added by Moses Abia on August 11, 2012 at 5:52pm —