Friday, 5 October 2012
This sounds silly but maybe it would give us some food for thought.! Experts say in 50 years to come, Lagos risks being washed away by tidal waves. It is the only Nigerian costal city that might go under if nothing serious is done to stop it.Climate Change and the poor environmental attitude of the residents are already assisting this prediction to come true. Lagos was among cities in the developing world facing similar fate. Cotonou, Liberia and Abdijan in West Africa were in the number. Preposterous.
Wiz Khalifa and fiancée Amber Rose grace the cover of the October/November 2012 issue of XXL magazine. In the issue, the expectant parents talk about everything from forming a relationship with one another to their anticipations as first time parents.
Three elderly Kenyans who claim they were victims of torture and sexual abuse at the hands of British colonial rulers during the Mau Mau uprising in the 1950s were on Friday given the right to sue Britain.
A surgeon with the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH), Dr John Omega, has said that prolonged breast feeding reduces breast cancer risk in women.
A flood-displaced woman, Mrs Ojiugo Ifeadigo, has had her tears wiped with the birth of a set of triplets at Fr. Joseph’s Secondary School, Aguleri camp for displaced persons in Anambra East LGA.
The news of the birth was announced in Awka on Thursday by the Executive Secretary of Anambra State Emergency Management Agency, Dr Nwabufo Ejezie, while receiving relief materials donated to flood victims in the state. The babies and their mother are doing fine. Thank God.
Markets, banks and many schools have opened on Thursday for businesses in Mubi, Adamawa, after the attack in which over 40 people were killed on Tuesday, including students of the Federal Polytechnic, Mubi.
Normalcy is gradually returning to the metropolis following the relaxation of the 24-hour curfew on the town which now commences from 3 pm to 6 a.m.
She's an actress a wife and a mother of one. She was nominated for her role as mistress to Benjamin Joseph's character in "Married but living single". She's a Medical Doctor and studied in MediLag. She's professionally known as Kiki (Nkiruka) Omeili. She has been acting for a few years and started out on Tinsel as one of Ziggys bar guests. She runs a ten minute show on 98.1 Smooth FM's called "Breakfast In Bed". Its great to see a fresh face on the scene without any airs or graces like her colleagues.
Odunlade Adekola, Lanre Hassan and Hafiz Oyetoro
The African Voice Newspaper UK has released its shortlist of nominees for the 17th African Film Awards 2012 a.k.a Afro Hollywood Awards. The winners in each award category, who will be attending the prestigious annual awards in London, will be announced at a special ceremony on Wednesday 10th October in Akure, Ondo State, southwest Nigeria.