Isio Knows Better: Gluttony


I had ordered something for the Mister and I to eat. And when the waiter came with our order, I was mightily pleased for it looked very delicious indeed. I grabbed my cutlery to dig in when he said to me… “Do you know that something has to die for every meal

Busola Adedire: Sexual Addiction as a Disease


‘Addicted’ follows the story of a married woman who had a sexual addiction problem. This is not the first time I had seen a movie addressing sexual addiction as a disease. I remember the first time I saw a similar movie; I was somewhat infuriated, yet curious on what exactly

Okonjo-Iweala: FG Has Created 1.4 Million Jobs in 3 Years


The Federal Government has created 1.4 million jobs in the past three years in a bid to address unemployment in the country, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, said on Monday. Okonjo-Iweala said this at a conversation meeting on government policies, programmes and activities

Jaden Smith Says He Is a Prophet and God Inspired His New Fashion Line ‘666’


In an interesting new interview singer and actor Jaden Smith has revealed that he is a prophet and that God inspired his new fashion line named ‘666’. The promo photo for the clothing has caused a lot of controversy as it shows Jaden Smith with the letters 666 imprinted on his

Inspired by the Yoruba Culture! O’Milua debuts “Ibeji” Collection for Spring/Summer 2015


Presenting the new collection from Nigerian fashion label O’Milua owned by Olajumoke Adenmilua. Titled “IBEJI” which translates to “Twins” in the Yoruba language; the collection was inspired by culture, people and especially the designer’s heritage. According to Olajumoke – “As a Yoruba girl I wanted to capture and share my

Nollywood Actress Mercy Aigbe-Gentry Goes on a ‘Shopping Tour’ to Turkey-Paris-London-US


Nollywood actress Mercy Aigbe-Gentry is known for her fashionable outfits and her love for luxury brands. After opening a boutique a few months ago (click here if you missed it) the actress shared via her boutique’s Instagram page that she is on a ‘shopping tour’ to Turkey, Paris, London and

Boko Haram Beheads 2 Men After Accusing Them of Being Spies in New Video


Boko Haram on Monday released a new video purporting to show the executions of two alleged spies. In the video titled “Harvest of Spies,” which was released via Twitter, the men identified as Dawoud Muhammad and Muhammad Awlu, are led by the terrorists and then made to kneel. Awlu is

American Woman Wires $1.4 Million to Online Lover in Africa She Has Never Met


A few weeks ago, BN brought you the news about a 53-year-old American man who sent $100,000 to his Nigerian “wife” whom he had met online but hadn’t seen in-person. And now, a similar case is being reported by Daily Mail. This time, an American woman named Sarah has sent

FG Grants Automatic Employment & Scholarships to 164 Former NYSC Members


The Federal Government, on Monday, granted automatic employment and Post-Graduate Scholarship to 164 ex- National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members, who distinguished themselves during their respective service years. The 164 ex-corps members won the President’s NYSC Award during the 2012, 2013 and 2014 service years. President Goodluck Jonathan, who announced

Fuel Scarcity: NNPC to Import Over 1 Billion Litres of Petrol in March


The Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Monday began fresh measures to halt what it described as artificially induced petrol scarcity noticeable in some parts of the country. To this end, the corporation said it planned to import more than one billion litres of petrol in March

Korede Bello: My Greatest Achievement is to be Glorifying God with my Song


Mavin Records artist Korede Bello has won the heart of many with his hit singles ‘Cold Outside’ and ‘God Win’. In an interview with Nation Newspaper, Korede Bello talks about his rise to fame, signing with Mavin Records, support from his parents and much more. Read excerpts from his interview

‘I Will Ignore Genevieve, Kiss Lupita and Marry Joselyn Dumas’ Watch JJC Skillz on Afrohits Radio Show


Music star and producer JJC Skillz was recently featured on ‘Afrohits’, a radio show on London’s Bang FM 103.6. In his chat with MC Timmy, JJC Skillz talks about the music industry, producing for the likes of Ginuwine, featuring D’Banj and Don Jazzy as well as his relationship with video

Dolce & Gabbana Celebrate Mothers Day Early with “Mamma” Collection Showcase at Milan Fashion Week


You usually don’t see pregnant models on the runway, but at Dolce & Gabbana‘s Milan Fashion Week 2015 showcase which held yesterday, Sunday 1st March 2015; that was one of the major attractions. Pregnant models, babies and toddlers stole the show as they walked the runway in clothes printed with drawings by

West Midlands UK Police Reports Nigerian Boy Ozi Akerele Missing | Boy’s Mother Appeals For Help


A 24 year old Nigerian post grad student has been reported missing by the West Midlands UK police. Ozeibo ‘Ozi’ Akerele, who arrived the UK in January 2015 was last seen coming out of Iglu club in Coventry. Here’s an excerpt from the report by the West Midlands police: Ozi