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

Liam Payne Addresses One Direction Lack Of Dancing Ability

Liam Payne Addresses One Direction Lack Of Dancing Ability

Liam Payne has looked back at One Direction's lack of dancing ability as a boyband and we're half laughing, half crying because we miss them. Liam Payne has opened up about One Direction 's boyband journey and their unique lack of dancing (and dancing ability for that matter) while talking on the FIFA PlayOn podcast. We can't tell whether to burst out laughing or crying as the 27-year-old took us back the boys' in their 1D era where they made ... Full story

Health

The Signs and Symptoms of Psoriatic Arthritis

The Signs and Symptoms of Psoriatic Arthritis

You may know about psoriasis, a skin condition that causes uncomfortable, unpleasant symptoms like itchy, scaly plaques and patches. But psoriatic arthritis (PsA), a condition that’s closely related to psoriasis, is lesser-known. While 7.5 million Americans are currently living with psoriasis, just 30 percent of those people will develop psoriatic arthritis¹. And when you develop PsA, your psoriasis suddenly begins causing painful swelling and ... Full story

Law

Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: BBC reporter Girmay Gebru detained by military

Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: BBC reporter Girmay Gebru detained by military

Girmay Gebru and four others were taken from a café in the regional capital Mekelle, witnesses say. Full story

Living

GIRL LIKE ME

GIRL LIKE ME

Listen to GIRL LIKE ME on Spotify. Black Eyed Peas · Song · 2020. Full story

Politics

Statement by President Joe Biden and Nominee for Director of the Office of Management Neera Tanden

Statement by President Joe Biden and Nominee for Director of the Office of Management Neera Tanden

Statement by President Joe Biden. I have accepted Neera Tanden’s request to withdraw her name from nomination for Director of the Office of Management and Budget. I have the utmost respect for her record of accomplishment, her experience and her counsel, and I look forward to having her serve in a role in my Administration. She will bring valuable perspective and insight to our work. Letter from Neera Tanden to President Biden Withdrawing Her ... Full story

Sport

Oba of Lagos claims hoodlums stole $2m, N17m from his palace » NEWS

Oba of Lagos claims hoodlums stole $2m, N17m from his palace » NEWS

Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, on Thursday gave an account of his loss during the ... Full story

Technology

Blood Sugar Anniversary Collection

Blood Sugar Anniversary Collection

The official online store for all things Jeffree Star Cosmetics, Inc. Full story