The fourth edition of the Zainab Saleh International Female Open Karate Championship took place recently at the Dr Molade Okoya Thomas Hall from October 12th to 17th.It is an annual event open to all female practitioners of the sport in Nigeria, her West African neighbours and Africa as a whole.
The Her Network team has announced that nominations for the debut edition of their annual awards ceremony are now closed. The Woman of the Year awards intends to identify and applaud female millennials that are simultaneously creating impact and excelling in their chosen sectors.
Some weeks back…at a market in the South East. One was busy at a beverage shop; the surrounding shops were a few salons and cosmetics shop. What attracted my attention to the melee was the scream with which the ladies from the salon were warning a boy
A double from Glenn Murray gave Brighton manager Chris Hughton plenty to smile about in his 100th Premier League match as a manager as they eased to a 3-0 win over a dire West Ham on Friday.
Chocolate is not only delicious, it has surprising health benefits, especially if the concentration of cocoa is 70 percent or higher. While chocolate is more often associated with indulgence than nutrition, chocolate (a derivative of cocoa beans) contains plant nutrients called flavonoids that provide many health benefits. Flavonoids are naturally found in fruits, vegetables, tea, […]
Oscar-winning actress, Lupita Nyongo has joined the growing list of stars to accuse the disgraced Hollywood producer, Harvey Weinstein, of sexual harassment. In an Op-ed she wrote for The New York Times, the newspaper that published the initial report on Weinstein, Lupita shared how she and Harvey met and her experience afterwards. In one encounter, […]
The United Nations faced criticism Friday after naming Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe a “goodwill ambassador” to promote health causes, despite the country’s dire health crisis under his rule.
Wikipedia, the self-acclaimed world’s largest repository of knowledge, recently put out two promotional video adverts featuring veteran Nollywood actor Pete Edochie and kid comedian Emmanuella in a bid to increase its usage. The videos are compelling in that they see Wikipedia selling its service, yet giving voice to African creatives to tell and reimagine their […]
As a leading fashion event on the African fashion calendar, LFDW leads the way with initiatives that supports, strengthens and develops the fashion industry. Beyond the runway, the annual event provides a physical platform that’s gradually repositioning fashion as a useful tool for commerce and creativity in Nigeria. Last year it held at the Federal […]
Ibrahim Magu, has said that the fight against corruption is becoming tougher, urging all Nigerians, including children, to use every weapon at their disposal to fight it.