NEW MUSIC ALERT: Tekno – Diana


Following the release of the hit song, "Pana", Tekno has yet again hit us with a new tune, "Diana". The new track is a love song whereby Tekno sings for a woman he seems to be in love with. Co-produced by Selebobo and Krizbeatz. See the lyrics below: [Verse 1] What I feel in my heart is true What you see in my eyes oh ezeoku Jejeli, baby I have falling falling oh Baby head to my heart and … [Read more...]

Gunmen in Enugu Request for N2.5 Million Ransom After The Abduction of Catholic Priest


Rev. Fr. Dr. Emmanuel Dim of Tansi Major Seminary was attacked and kidnapped by herdsmen on Wednesday. The priest was allegedly kidnapped while in a vehicle with two other priests, Rev. Frs. Jude Chukwuneke and Jude Ezeokana. The Director of the Communication of the Nnewi Catholic Diocese told how N2.5 million ransom was demanded by the kidnappers. “Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN), has decided and directed that ransom … [Read more...]

Man Arrested for Assault Towards Domestic worker


An Indian man, from the Banana Island in Nigeria, by the name of Jay Keswani has been arrested for the alleged assault towards his domestic worker, Faith Nwaneri. Keswani’s arrest took place on Tuesday after he had avoided arrest for six weeks prior. Nwaneri’s brother, Chukwuka, spoke out about the violent attack towards his sister, as he told what led to the assault. According to Chukwuka, Nwaneri had been late for work due to a delay … [Read more...]

The Nigerian Girl Who Sold Noodles And Eggs To Pay Her Way Through University


Adebayo Oluwatoyin is the brave lady who was so determined about her education she didn’t care if her peers mocked her. While her peers were planning on how to spend their holidays doing youthful activities, she was looking forward to making enough profit on eggs and noodles so she could have enough money by the next semester. “Some people laughed at me, some encouraged me while some invested their change in my business. I sold … [Read more...]

Did John Dumelo just expose his future wife?


  Can we now stop asking questions about when John Dumelo will get married? The 32 year old has so many times been questioned about getting hitched by some Ghanaians regarding his marital status. Of recent, the actor has got the Internet talking for the first time by sharing a picture of him with another woman on Instagram. The catch is that they wore matching clothes! He captioned the picture: "God is fighting your battles, … [Read more...]

D’Banj Went From A Hundred To Zero Thanks To Kanye West’s G.O.O.D Music


If anything, as an African artist you expect to rise to fame when you finally get a chance to be signed to the top dogs’ record label…or do you? Funny enough, that hasn’t been the case for D’Banj. Look at it this way, when was the last time that he had a hit song anyway? All we remember is ‘Oliver Twist’, after that *crickets*. It all went downhill for D’Banj when he met Kanye West at an airport in Dubai in 2011. He and Don Jazzy sold their … [Read more...]

University of Ghana Scholars Demand That Ghandi Statue Be Taken Down


A Campaign was started at the University of Ghana asking for the removal of a Mahatma Ghandi statue on the university’s premises. A professor by the name Akusua Adomako Ampofo has led the campaign by putting across an argument that the Indian icon was racist towards black people and should not be honored because a wrong example would be set towards the university’s students. President Pranab Mukherjee of India donated the statue to the … [Read more...]

Nigeria offers three-year tax holiday to mining companies


The government of Nigeria has taken it upon themselves to increase investor participation by offering a three year tax holiday for mining investors.   The government is seeking to raise $7 billion in order to develop the mineral and steel industries. The tax incentive is said to start from the date the investor commences mining operations in the country. The Minister of Mines and Steel development Kayode Fayemi told prospective … [Read more...]

Cameroon Police Arrest 7 & 10 Year-old Boys for raping and killing toddler


Police in the South West Region of Cameroon have arrested two boys aged 7 and 10 for the rape and murder of a 1 year-old girl. The Cameroon Intelligence Report reported that the two youngsters had forced the 1-year-old into a toilet pit, and then beat her to death after raping her. A chief in the Kumbe Balindo area defended the youngsters by saying that because of their ages, they are unable to get an erection and therefore could not be … [Read more...]