As the 2015 Felabration wraps up, let’s take you through the life and times of the Afrobeat Legend through the eyes of Moore Carlos (the author of Fela’s Authorized biography titled; Fela: This B**ch of A Life). In the 23-chapter biography, the Afrobeat legend Fela Anikulapo-Kuti spoke about what attracted...
When I set out to research on why black women are “transitioning” that is — cutting off their chemically straightened hair and embracing their natural kinky 'afro' textures — I had no idea what it really entailed. I just wanted to highlight the growing movement in this article. Natural hair...
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Malam Aliyu Ismail, said on Monday that the Nigerian Armed Forces were working hard to ensure that the mandate of crushing Boko Haram before the end of the year was realised. He said this in an interview with State House Press Corps after the...
Men of the Joint Task Force (JTF) in Adamawa state, acting on a tip off, have killed 30 Boko-Haram members. Speaking to Today NG, a JTF operative said “Following information about the movements of the Boko Haram we got, we decided to lay an ambush in the early hours of...
The New Patriotic Party’s (NPP’s) 2016 flag bearer, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has urged members of the party to work hard to enable the party to win the 2016 general election. He said the party’s failure to win the 2016 general election would condemn generations to a future of helplessness,...
The Nigerian Army has revealed that Brigadier General Enitan Ransome-Kuti, who is late Fela Anikulapo Kuti's nephew was imprisoned because he 'failed to perform military duties. A statement from the Acting Director, Nigerian Army Public Relations, confirmed that Fela's nephew was sentenced to six-months imprisonment and also dismissed from service...
The Nigerian army has foiled an attempt by a suspected female Boko Haram suicide bomber to wreck havoc on Maimalari army barracks in Maiduguri, Borno State. According to multiple reports, the female suicide bomber was shot dead on Sunday, October 18, 2015 by Nigerian soldiers after she attempted to forcefully...
Sunday Express Sport can reveal that Moyes – currently boss of Spanish outfit Real Sociedad – has turned down overtures from West Ham and Sunderland to come back to the Premier League. But if Villa part company with under-fire boss Tim Sherwood, then Moyes would be interested in holding talks...
President John Dramani Mahama says he did not recommend the compilation of a new voters’ register in Togo as claimed by the New Patriotic Party. The president made this statement when he addressed some NDC members in the Eastern Region, Saturday. “I never called for a new voters’ register in Togo,...
Rainstorm which lasted several hours on Friday night had rendered over 60 families homeless and damaged property worth millions of naira in llorin East and Asa Local Government Areas of Kwara. The Special Adviser to Gov. AbdulFatah Ahmed on Emergency and Relief Services, Alhaji Abdullahi Duro-Mohammed, disclosed this in llorin...