Nollywood

A Falling Out of Thieves or Old Men Behaving Badly?

‘When rogues fall out, truth is revealed, and honest men get justice.’ (1838 A. Jackson Letter 26 Mar. in Correspondence (1931) V. 545) The rogues have fallen out, and honest men may come by their own. (1866 C. Kingsley Hereward the Wake xv) When thieves fall out, honest men come by their own (Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs) While there is said […]

Business

Faulting CBN’s Rationale for Daily Cash Withdrawal Limits

Faulting CBN’s Rationalefor Daily Cash Withdrawal Limits. By Ikechukwu A. Ogu It is very unfortunate that, without much reflection, the House of Representatives, on Thursday 21st July 2011, reportedly swallowed hook, line and sinker all that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, fed it as the rationales for the introduction in […]

Celebrity

Sam Loco is dead

News filtering in through the wires is that another veteran Nollywood actor, Sam Loco Efe is dead. Unconfirmed reports has it that the actor died Sunday morning in his hotel room after returning from location at Owerri in Imo State in Nigeria. Details on the cause of death are sketchy as some reports have it […]

Nigeria News

THE NIGERIAN RULING ELITES AND THE MUTILATION OF THE NIGER DELTA

“UNEP believes that oil contamination in Ogoniland has created an environmental crisis of unprecedented proportions,” Joseph Alcamo the chief scientist of UN Environment Programme, told journalists in London at the weekend. This followed a recent revelation but the United Nations on the decades of environmental mutilation of the Niger delta by the multinational oil companies, […]

Nigeria News

Christians 0 – 1 Muslims On Islamic Banking

Nigeria didn’t only import Jesus Christ and Christianity from abroad. She also borrowed our modern conventional banking system from the same Christian-Caucasian source. We already have Islam in Nigeria; also imported! So, what’s the heck if we name bank after Islam? Haba Oritsejafor! The heated debates, threats, shouting-matches and bad blood between Christians and Muslims […]

Africa

Celebration As Karen Igho Wins BBA For Nigeria Again

Finally, Africa’s most watched television reality show, Big Brother Africa Amplified has thrown up its latest millionaires; Karen Igho of Nigeria and Wendall Parson of Zimbabwe. Both contestants have gone home with $200,000 each and massive name recognition across the continent. Karen Igho was known for her strong and highly entertaining personality, courting controversy and […]