August 16, 2017



Ikea Just Released Adorable Instructions On How To Make A "GoT" Night's Watch Cape

Note: You’ll need a pair of really excellent scissors. <h1>ICYMI, last week we <a href=”https://www.buzzfeed.com/shylawatson/so-i-guess-the-game-of-thrones-night-watch-capes-are-made?utm_term=.aszrOnGzd#.dg5gx2ZdK”>learned</a> that the capes worn by the Night’s Watch in <i>Game of Thrones</i> are actually made from Ikea rugs.</h1> The show’s…


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Which pro team bested the NY/NJ area for fan experience?

Overall, the study found Major League Soccer and National Hockey League fans had the best experiences while National Football League fans had the worst. Baseball and basketball fan experiences fell in the middle. When it…



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Bail granted for Wainwright soldier accused in child luring

A Wainwright-based soldier accused of online luring and child pornography offences was granted bail on Wednesday. Steven Massey was charged with luring, making child pornography, and distribution of child pornography in June, following a joint investigation…


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Trump sacks Nigeria’s Ogunlesi as adviser

Nigerian born international CEO, Adebayo Ogunlesi has now ceased to be an adviser to embattled US President Donald Trump. Trump sacked him today along with other distinguished CEOs counselling him via two councils on how…


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Disquiet In Lagos, As Police Nab 10 Over Ritual Killing

BY OGUNTADE ISMAILA Palpable fears of jungle justice and imminent attacks on Wednesday enveloped residents of Iwaya in Yaba area of Lagos state over the ritual killing of a 4-year-old girl, even as the Lagos…


Emma Stone Tops Forbes’ Highest-Paid Actress List

Fresh off winning her first Oscar, actress Emma Stone ousted Jennifer Lawrence on Wednesday to claim the top spot on Forbes’ 2017 list of the world’s highest-paid actresses. Stone, 28, who won best actress for…


Bale dropped by Zidane despite Ronaldo ban

Real Madrid’s Welsh forward Gareth Bale attends a training session at Valdebebas Sport City in Madrid on May 30, 2017 at the Media Day event prior to the UEFA Champions League football match final Juventus…




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We Tried The New Cheetos Restaurant That Everyone's Talking About

Flamin’ Hot Cheetos tacos? Don’t mind if I do. <h1>A few weeks ago, Cheetos announced that they’d be opening a pop-up restaurant in NYC on August 15-17 — and <a href=”http://www.grubstreet.com/2017/08/nyc-cheetos-pop-up-has-1000-person-waitlist.html” target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow”>people went crazy</a>….


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Here Are All The Statements From Top CEOs Who Quit Trump's Councils

“The President’s statements yesterday were deeply troubling.” <h1>More than 10 business leaders <a href=”https://www.buzzfeed.com/venessawong/major-corporations-condemn-bigotry-but-remain-on-trumps?utm_term=.kc84MBwyR#.vfxWAJM2w” target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow”>dropped out of</a> Trump’s advisory councils this week over the president’s reluctance to condemn the race-driven violence in Charlottesville over…




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BSU Matriculates 6,400 Students, Joins ASUU Strike

BY HEMBADOON ORSAR, Leadership of Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU Benue State University, BSU chapter today rose from its congress and resolved to joined the ongoing strike embarked upon by the national body. The…


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Wrong people visiting President Buhari

Lekan Sote [email protected] 08050220816 After a coalition of civil society groups led by maverick Charles “Charly Boy” Oputa demanded President Muhammadu Buhari’s resignation or return from his medical tourism matters have got to a head….



Mayweather, McGregor to wear lighter gloves

Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L) faces off for the first time with UFC fighter Conor McGregor during a press call at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California on July 11, 2017.The two will fight August…