29 May 2021
An Argentinian TV reporter left viewers completely baffled on Thursday after announcing that the famous English playwright William Shakespeare had just died five months after receiving the Covid-19 vaccine. In what has been described as a comedy of errors, Noelia Novillo, a newsreader on Canal 26, mistook the 16th century playwright for William 'Bill' Shakespeare,…
10 Jun 2019
Foolishness, defined as lack of good sense or judgment, or stupidity can be beautiful sometimes. Everyone, including a fool, knows that that which is beautiful pleases the senses, eyes or mind aesthetically thereby giving joy and happiness. Foolishness is especially beautiful when it is displayed by an arrogant and stubborn person of power, a person…
30 Aug 2018
“Beware the Ides of March,” said the soothsayer to Julius Caesar in William Shakespeare’s famous play Julius Caesar. In those words, Caesar was given an alert about his imminent assassination in the hands of Roman politicians, among whom was his friend Brutus.
4 Dec 2016
It was the great wordsmith, William Shakespeare who wrote the immortal lines, ‘The evil that men do live after them.’ Permit me also to add that ‘the good that men do, also lives after them.’
25 Oct 2016
Seventeen plays attributed to William Shakespeare were written in collaboration with other playwrights, according to an edition of his works coming out this month that uses "big data" to reveal the mixed authorship. Shakespeare's reputed rival Christopher Marlowe is credited as co-writer in the Henry VI trilogy of plays while playwright Thomas Middleton is credited…
23 Jul 2016
The major reason why the Nigerian Naira has consistently and continuously experienced economic degradation and free fall is simply because of our consumption behaviour.
8 Jun 2016
Anthony Akinola was born on June 8, 1946, into the family of Chief Josiah Akinola (the Oisa of Oke-Ikere-Ekiti from 1946 to 1979) and Madam Janet Aderinko Akinola.
16 May 2016
On June 16, 1976, the children of Soweto in South Africa took to the streets to protest the latest insult heaped on the black peoples of South Africa by the minority Apartheid government which had passed....