August 2, 2017

Portugal. The Man @ The Hollywood Palladium

Smoke, laser beams and projections filled The Hollywood Palladium as Portugal. The Man completed their two day stay in Los Angeles. Frontman John Gourley and the rest of the Alaskan natives electrified the crowd with…




FG Moves To Develop Science, Technology In Nigeria

Ogbonnaya Onu The Federal Executive Council has declared a state of emergency in the science and technology sector. The development is part of Federal Government’s efforts to boost local production in line with its Economic…



Fela Kuti: Ten Most Thoughtful Quotes

20 years later, Fela lives on. Fela Kuti Today marks 20 years since musical icon, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, passed on. Well known for pioneering the Afrobeat genre, especially with his provocative music, Fela was a…




Kidnappers demand N20m to release Ikeja Council Clerk

Gunmen Wednesday kidnapped the Clerk, Ikeja Local Government House, Shamsideen Omotayo. Omotayo was whisked away by his kidnappers at Imota, Ikorodu, while he was going to work. It was gathered that the kidnappers had already…


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Edmonton YouTube stars named as Creators on the Rise

YouTube was only ever meant to be a way for Matt Foreman, Bow Bamonte and Reuben Chapman to document their outdoor adventures, a sort of online diary they could look back on and laugh about how little they…



PHOTOS: Former PDP Reps Meet Makarfi Caretaker Committee

Former members of the House of Representatives loyal to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have met with the party’s National Caretaker Committee led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi. The former lawmakers – including former Speaker Dimeji…






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Four Fela Kuti documentaries you just have to watch

Despite the official line being that Fela died from complications caused by HIV/AIDS infection, there is widespread disbelief that Fela actually died from such.   Considered one of the greatest musicians to ever come out of…


Social activities can prevent dementia

Brain cells may die as we get older, mental and social activities promote new connections between cells. Keeping the brain active increases connections between brain cells and builds up cognitive reserve. Regular mental activities can…


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Federal Executive Council Meeting Photo

FEC 1: L-R: Minister of State for Petroleum Dr. Ibe Kachikwu; Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi, and Minister of Power, Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola, during the Federal Executive Council Meeting at Presidential Villa Abuja…


Here's Why Dow 22,000 Is A Dubious Milestone

The Dow Jones Industrial Average crossed 22,000 Wednesday morning, just 154 days after 21,000 in March and 189 days after it hit 20,000 in January. “The stock market hit an all-time record high today, over…


Neymar On Verge Of Record-Breaking PSG Move – Agent

Neymar’s record-breaking 222 million euros ($263 million) transfer from Barcelona to French side Paris Saint-Germain appeared close to completion on Wednesday (August 2), when his agent predicted he could be unveiled by the weekend. Events…