Nigeria News


“The continent of Africa was the cradle of human life. Each stage in the development of humankind can be traced in the African record. The ancient civilization of Egypt flourished there. In the classical world of Greece and Rome, Africa was regarded as a source of wisdom. Many great yet viable kingdoms and states once […]


Finland again wins wife carrying world championships

Finland has won the Wife Carrying World Championships held in the town of Sonkajärvi for the third consecutive year. Victory went to the Finnish couple of Taisto Miettinen and Kristiina Haapanen. The annual event attracted contestants this year from fifteen countries including Finland, Spain, Germany, Great Britain, Ireland, Estonia, and the USA. Contestants must carry […]

Society and Culture

Confessions: 7 reasons why women cheat

You’ve probably heard that men cheat for physical reasons, women for emotional reasons. Sure, there’s some truth to that, but when we asked real women around the country to share why they strayed from their boyfriends, we learned they had a whole host of explanations — from bad kissing to sheer revenge. Read on for […]


Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi warns Europe for a revenge if NATO continues air campaig

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A defiant Moammar Gadhafi threatened Friday to carry out attacks in Europe against “homes, offices, families,” unless NATO halts its campaign of airstrikes against his regime in Libya. The Libyan leader, sought by the International Criminal Court for a brutal crackdown on anti-government protesters, delivered the warning in a telephone message […]


African Union signed off on a road map designed to help Libya emerge from civil war

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea (AP) — Africa’s heads of state signed off on a road map designed to help Libya emerge from civil war, but carefully dodged the issue of what role the country’s entrenched dictator Moammar Gadhafi should play in its future government. The proposal adopted by the 53-nation body comes after a delegation from […]