Art

Afropop Star Wizkid on His New Album, Lagos Street Style, and His Friendship With Virgil Abloh

Afropop Star Wizkid on His New Album, Lagos Street Style, and His Friendship With Virgil Abloh

In his decade-long career, Nigerian superstar Wizkid has risen from the bustling streets of Surulere—also home of the late great West African music legend Fela Kuti—to take his place on the global world stage. Released late last year, his fourth studio album, Made in Lagos, is his most consistently mature and cohesive yet. Here, the singer tinctures his signature brand of Afrobeat with hints of R&B, pop, and reggae, producing a cocktail of ... Full story

Education

Nigeria kidnappings: Hunt for 300 girls as second abducted school group freed

Nigeria kidnappings: Hunt for 300 girls as second abducted school group freed

Some 317 girls remain missing in Zamfara state, but 42 people abducted in Niger state are freed. Full story

Economics

Charted: How hurricanes are becoming more extreme

Charted: How hurricanes are becoming more extreme

Hurricanes have always been destructive—but as temperatures rise, how much worse are they getting? Full story

Entertainment

Inside Harry Styles And Emma Corrin’s Friendship: From How They Met To Their...

Inside Harry Styles And Emma Corrin’s Friendship: From How They Met To Their...

Harry Styles and Emma Corrin are set to play husband and wife in My Policeman. Picture: PA. Harry Styles and Emma Corrin have become super close recently and here’s a full timeline of their friendship, from how they met to their working relationship in My Policeman. Harry Styles’ showbiz circle is full of A-listers and he has a new pal to add to his list - The Crown’s Emma Corrin . The ‘Watermelon Sugar’ star and his co-star first became ... Full story

Health

Can sniffer dogs detect the coronavirus disease? | World Economic Forum

Can sniffer dogs detect the coronavirus disease? | World Economic Forum

- A German veterinary clinic has trained sniffer dogs to detect COVID-19 with 94% accuracy. - The dogs are conditioned to scent out the “corona odour” that comes from cells in infected people. - There are calls for the sniffer dogs to be put to use in everyday life, such as detecting the virus in people attending concerts. - Sniffer dogs have been used at airports in Finland and Chile, to help detect the virus among flyers. A German veterinary ... Full story

Law

Oba's daughters sue Ogboni society for allegedly hijacking his corpse » NEWS

Oba's daughters sue Ogboni society for allegedly hijacking his corpse » NEWS

The daughters of the late Alaye-Aba of Aba, Aiyepe, Ogun State, Oba Rauf Adebayo Raji-Suleimon have sued the Osugbo Society of Ijebuland for allegedly hijacking his corpse. WITHIN NIGERIA learnt that Mrs Aderonke Egunjimi, Mrs Tiwalade Abass and Mrs Adeyemi Joseph instituted a N50 billion lawsuit against the society through their lawyer Chief Bolaji Ayorinde SAN. The children described their late father as a devoted and practising Muslim who ... Full story

Living

Bi-Monthly Update - December 1st

Bi-Monthly Update - December 1st

Happy March my darlings! Spring is slowly but surely coming our way, and what better way to celebrate Mother Nature’s timely wonder than by diving deep in some of the best games we have? Full story

Politics

Senator Umaru Argungu arraigned for N419m scam » NEWS

Senator Umaru Argungu arraigned for N419m scam » NEWS

Senator Umaru Tafida Argungu was arraigned before Justice Mohammed Mohammed of the Sokoto State High Court today. Senator Argungu was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on one count charge of criminal misappropriation of public funds to the tune of N419, 744, 612. 30 (Four Hundred and Nineteen Million, Seven Hundred and Forty-Four Thousand, Six Hundred and Twelve Naira, Thirty Kobo). The former Senator who ... Full story

Sport

Meet the cast of Love Island Australia season 2

Meet the cast of Love Island Australia season 2

Meet The Cast Of Love Island Australia Season 2. Picture: ITV. Love Island Australia is back with a new series, and a brand new bunch of ridiculously good looking singletons on the line-up. Let’s meet the cast of season two. Love Island Australia has returned to Fiji for season two, hosted once again by Sophie Monk, and with a new cast of singletons looking for love in paradise. The line-up for 2021 includes a lifeguard, a model, a wrestler, ... Full story

Technology

Arctic ice loss forces polar bears to use four times as much energy to survive – study

Arctic ice loss forces polar bears to use four times as much energy to survive – study

Polar bears and narwhals are using up to four times as much energy to survive because of major ice loss in the Arctic , according to scientists. Once perfectly evolved for polar life, apex predators are struggling as their habitats shrink and unique adaptations become less suited to an increasingly ice-free Arctic, researchers say. Greenhouse gas emissions transforming the Arctic into 'an entirely different climate'. Read more. The mammals are ... Full story