Africa in the 1980s and early 1990s was synonymous with poverty, disease, poor governance and very negative media coverage. This was at the height of Afro-pessimism.
Pace Setters mixes education with culture on International Cultural Day
Pace Setters Academy, one of the renowned primary schools in Abuja, led by its founder, Barr. Ken Imansuangbon, wife, Kate and members of staff, recently...
For optimal treatment, avoid foreign weight-loss surgery, expert urge Nigerians
Nigerians that are desirous of optimal treatment for weight-loss surgery have been strongly advised to opt for the best available medical facilities in the country instead of rushing abroad.
'Inspire Us' debuts on Activating Success TV show
A new inspirational segment, Inspire Us, debuted last Saturday on Love Idoko’s popular TV show Activating Success’. This new segment sponsored by First City Monument Bank (FCMB) is airs on Africa Independent Television (AIT) every Saturday between 3:30pm and 4:00pm.
Prof. Elizabeth Nneka Anionwu: From humble background to pinnacle of nursing, sickle cell expertise
This year has been an incredible and wonderful year for Professor Dame Elizabeth Nneka Anionwu DBE, CBE, FRCN, PhD.
Four years after, EbonyLife celebrates with film festival
With the level of publicity and media hype that preceded the celebration, it was obvious that fun loving Lagosians were in for a blast. And as expected, the fourth anniversary of EbonyLife TV
Lagos Jazz Series Quintet to perform at Cape Verde JazzSal
On Thursday, the Lagos Jazz Series Quintet left the country for Sal, Cape Verde, to perform at this year’s Cape Verde JazzSal, which opens today. Sal is one of the ten Islands that make up Cape Verde.
Despite ban, Okada riders take over Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, FESTAC
When in 2012, the Lagos State Government enacted a traffic law banning commercial motorcycle operators, popularly known as okada riders, from plying 475 routes across the state, many Lagosians applauded the law.
‘Black man has been wicked to his fellow black man’
They always tell you beautiful visions. Coming to politics in Nigeria has disappointed me, PDP has disappointed me. I told them you have packed all the money without giving the poor. What they offer the poor is peanuts.