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China Eases Travel Entry Restrictions

China has finally eased its entry restrictions for travelers from 36 European countries all over the globe. Germany, France, UK, among many others, are countries that would be allowed entry without a need for invitation…




It’s Her Day

We are seeing more and more Nigerian movies pop up on Netflix, and this is a very good thing. This movie is the Number 3 trending movie in Nigeria on Netflix. So, if you haven’t…


Indian Matchmaking

Indians are big on arranged marriages, so it should come as no surprise that one of the first mainstream Indian shows on Netflix is about this topic. The show’s description on Netflix notes  ‘Matchmaker Sima…


WASSCE: Sitting a Regional Exam in a Pandemic

The West African Examination Council, WAEC, was preparing for the West African Examination Council Examination, WASSCE, for secondary school candidates scheduled for April 6, 2020, when the Coronavirus pandemic struck. This led the postponement of…


The Punishing Power of Perfidy

By Professor Mark Nwagwu Obetiti, Nguru, Imo State Where do words come from?  I sometimes ask myself. My memory houses a lot but there are words lying deep inside that do not ordinarily come to…






China Sentenced a Canadian to Death Over Drug Charges

Xu Weihong, a Canadian, was sentenced by a Chinese court for manufacturing ketamine drug. The drug has become a popular recreational drug, was said to be a powerful tranquiliser for animals. In 2019, Robert Llyod…


SERIOUSLY SINGLE

This South African movie is the  Number 1 trending movie in Nigeria for now. This is really a big deal because Nigerians love love. We are also critical of how we spend our time and…




Donald Trump: Marvelling at America

Suleiman Galadima Donald Trump, the President of the United States, is an interesting personality that is pleasing to the eyes; controversial, unpredictable with his many gaffes. He has become the unending stock of troupes for…


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Going Up North

By Ennie Sophie Oluwa With the outbreak of COVID-19 and the lockdown rules in most nations of the world, Nigeria inclusive, the tourism industry has been one of the most affected. Many in the travel…


The ICPC and it’s Many Hurdles

Femi Morgan For many Nigerians, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, is a silent and powerless anti-corruption agency, while the EFCC is the bolder and more active on the Nigerian landscape….