August 20, 2017

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Vanessa Onyema: Silence Is Not Always Golden

It really beats me how people think that chasing fame, money, over actual human beings can bring you peace. Sometimes those things are not enough… Money is good, fame is great…if you strive for both,…


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‘I often think of quitting music’ – Eva Alordiah

Eva Alordiah For those who know how she’s into other activities such as make-up, it would be no surprise that the thought of quitting rap has crossed Eva Alordiah‘s mind. And according to her in…




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Trump to address nation on new Afghan strategy

President Donald Trump will announce his decision on America’s strategy in Afghanistan in an address to US troops and the nation Monday night, almost 16 years after the war began. The US leader will “provide…




12 dead in Nigeria boat capsize

PHOTO: onepageafrica. Twelve people were killed when a passenger boat capsized in Nigeria’s commercial hub of Lagos on Sunday, the government said, blaming the accident on overcrowding. “Three more bodies have now been confirmed,” the…


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Spotify pulls Hate Music and Nazi Bands from its Platform

Streaming service Spotify has begun removing music containing hate speech and bands promoting white supremacy from its platform. This development came after Digital Music News posted a story headlined “I Just Found 27 White Supremacist Hate…



Barcelona Start with Victory on Emotional Night

Barcelona capped an emotional week with a convincing display in Ernesto Valverde’s first LaLiga match in charge, as Gerard Deulofeu inspired them to a 2-0 win over Real Betis. With deals for Ousmane Dembele and Philippe…



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Shaky defense costs Mets in loss to Marlins | Rapid Reaction

Marlins claim the rubber game over the Mets on Sunday. <strong>NEW YORK –</strong> Sunday afternoon was riddled with defensive miscues for the <a href=”http://www.nj.com/mets/” target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow”>Mets</a>. Wilmer Flores proved he is a defensive liability at third base…


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Christie: I told WFAN I don't want a job there

Gov. Chris Christie on Sunday responded to a report that he was told he was no longer a candidate to replace sports-talk host Mike Francesa. <a href=”http://www.nj.com/politics/” target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow”>TRENTON</a> — Gov. <a href=”http://www.nj.com/chris-christie/” target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow”>Chris…


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‘Hitman’ bumps off ‘Logan’ to claim box-office lead

Two new movies — “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” and “Logan Lucky” — soared to the top three in North American theaters this weekend, with “Logan” scoring well with critics, but “Hitman” far luckier in ticket sales….




Lagos Boat Accident: Death Toll Rises To 12

The death toll following a boat accident which occurred in Ilashe area of Lagos State on Sunday has increased to 12. This was confirmed in a statement issued by the Managing Director of Lagos State…


Sorry, But Carrots Don't Actually Improve Your Eyesight

MYTH: BUSTED. <h1>Hi there. Did you grow up being told that eating carrots would improve your eyesight?</h1> Lionsgate <h1>Well, if you did, I’m here to casually inform you that YOUR LIFE IS A GIANT LIE.</h1>…


South Africa gives go-ahead to rhino horn auction

Rhino horn. PHOTO: Daily Maverick A South African court on Sunday gave the go-ahead for an online auction of rhino horns that has outraged conservationists. South African authorities had moved to ban the three-day auction…


Genetic blood tests can expose cancer

Genetic blood test might expose different types of cancer at early stage,the blood test discovered blood from DNA fragments released by cancerous tumours. Examining DNA fragments for mutations found in cancer- causing genes leads to…