Nigeria music icon making a comeback – at 85

An 85-year-old music legend in Nigeria, known for the “highlife” dance music that once dominated West Africa, Fatai Rolling Dollar has mounted a surprising comeback five decades after his heyday. The octogenarian, who saw his fame and money dwindle when highlife’s popularity faded, is again playing the upbeat sound on guitar to packed venues and […]


Nigerian airline suspends flight to S.Africa

Nigeria’s Arik Air has suspended its daily flights to Johannesburg after 125 Nigerians were refused entry into South Africa over a dispute with airport health authorities, it said on Saturday. Arik decided to suspend flights between Lagos and Johannesburg, the two financial hubs, due to a dispute with health authorities over yellow fever vaccination documents […]

Law and Order

Crack in Boko Haram’s wall: A new Militant splinter group emerges in Nigeria ‘ANSARU’

For the Nigerian security agencies, the days ahead may turn out a game of bloodbath and destruction as another Islamic militant group has emerged with the determination to take vengeance to defend the rights of black Muslims in Africa. The new group, which calls itself, Ansarul Muslimina Fi Biladis Sudan (Vanguard for the Protection of […]


Masturbation Is Not A Sin – Pastor Chris Oyakhilome [Video]

Christian Oyakhilome (known popularly as “Pastor Chris”) is a Popular Nigerian televangelist,faith healer and founding president of Believers’ LoveWorld Incorporated also known as “Christ Embassy“, a Pentecostal Christian ministry headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria Recently a video of the popular pastor surfaced on the web, Where he said Masturbation is not a sin. So for the […]

Law and Order

Nigerian man arrested for theft and attempted rape at University of Maryland college park

Yesterday Wednesday February 29, 2012, University of Maryland Police investigators arrested and charged Oluwafemi T. Charles, 28, of Silver Spring for his involvement in the burglary of a 7th floor Cumberland Hall residence on the University of Maryland College Park campus which occurred in the early morning hours of February 26, 2012. During the incident, […]