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SOCIETY

After I Was Robbed by 4 Men at Yaba Yesterday, I Went to Retrieve My Sim and was Told I Can't - Lady

Due to the NIN linking to one's cell number, this has put a halt to the retrieving of one's lost number until further notice. You all remember that NCC announced that everyone should link his or her NIN to the cell number he or she uses to avoid being deactivated from using the number. However, a lady has complained of what befell her recently after she was robbed. She says she was robbed by 4 Men at Herbert Macaulay way Yaba and one of them held a cutlass to her face. She narrated that they took everything

  1 year ago ago
After I Was Robbed by 4 Men at Yaba Yesterday, I Went to Retrieve My Sim and was Told I Can't - Lady

POLITICS

Meet The Yoruba Man Who Created The First Political Party In Nigeria In 1923

Herbert Macaulay was born in 1864 in Lagos State, Nigeria. His father, Thomas Macaulay, was the founder and principal of the Church Missionary Society Grammar School (CMS) in Lagos, and his mother was Samuel Ajayi Crowther's daughter. Herbert attended CMS, then proceeded for his tertiary education at Fourah Bay College in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

  1 year ago ago
Meet The Yoruba Man Who Created The First Political Party In Nigeria In 1923

SOCIETY

See What This Beautiful Lady Said Armed Robbers Did To Her Before Collecting Her Valuables

A beautiful lady known on Twitter as Nonye has given a heartbreaking account of what some dangerous armed robbers did to her before there went on to collect her valuables. The lady who was sharing her story on her Twitter page said that the issue happened just last night around Herbert Macaulay Way, Yaba, in Lagos State, Nigeria. The rising spate of robbery in Nigeria has left people, especially the young ladies in severe dangers as they do not only face the prospects of losing their money and other valuables,

  1 year ago ago
See What This Beautiful Lady Said Armed Robbers Did To Her Before Collecting Her Valuables

CULTURE

Check Out Photos Of Beautiful Statues In Lagos State

A statue is a piece of sculpture that depicts one or more persons. In Lagos, there are a number of sculptures of famous people strewn across the city.If you're planning a trip to Lagos anytime soon, make a point of visiting one of these monuments and snapping a photo with it.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out Photos Of Beautiful Statues In Lagos State

POLITICS

Why Agitation For Biafra Will Never Be A Reality

Following the Nigerian Biafra Civil war That Lasted From 1967 to 1970. Have the Biafran Agitators asked themselves why they were conquered, and are still agitating. Ojukwu Coming Back From Exile made it clear that he once tried to separate Biafra from Nigeria, but while joining the popular political Hausa Party, he stated that he is taking Biafra back to Nigeria. Our Early Fathers that fought the Biafra civil war made it clear that such incident should never be repeated again. Today, what our forefather fought

  2 years ago ago
Why Agitation For Biafra Will Never Be A Reality

SOCIETY

Pretty Lady Narrates Her Scary Experience With Armed Robbers

It is sad to know that even at a time when we need to be our brothers keeper we still choose to hurt one another. Such is the case of a lady identified as Nonye on Twitter, she took out time to narrate her ordeal in the hands of armed robbers. According to her, she was attacked by armed robbers and even before they took her valuables, they held a cutlass to her face. In her post this happened at Herbert Macaulay way, yaba when she was heading home, she claimed that the armed robbers who are four in number were

  1 year ago ago
Pretty Lady Narrates Her Scary Experience With Armed Robbers

LIFESTYLE

Nigeria History/Facts: Malcom X visit, Babaginda and Mamman Vatsa, Herbert Macaulay and many more.

Some Nigerians have little knowledge about the history of Nigeria, It’s amazing that this article comes with a lot of amazing facts about Nigeria you may have not heard or seen before. Below is a well compiled and well sourced History/Facts in Nigeria History: 1). Malcolm X visit to Lagos, Nigeria in 1964.  2). A photograph of the Pioneer pupils of the University of Lagos Staff School taken in 1966. 3). On the left is the Governor-General of Nigeria, Sir Bernard Bourdillon pictured with the Oba Akenzua II

  2 years ago ago
Nigeria History/Facts: Malcom X visit, Babaginda and Mamman Vatsa, Herbert Macaulay and many more.

POLITICS

Meet some of the best Nationalists in Nigeria

1 Obafemi Awolowo: His full name is Obafemi Jeremiah Oyeniyi Awolowo.This famous nationalist lived in Nigeria in the 20th century.He did a lot to promote the independence of our country and became the true leader of his nation.

  1 year ago ago
Meet some of the best Nationalists in Nigeria

POLITICS

Why true nationalism continue to be difficult in Nigeria.

Nationalism is the idea of promoting the interests of a particular nation to gain and maintain the nation's sovereignty. Nationalism remains one of the ideas lacking in present-day Nigeria. Before Independence and the aftermath of Independence, notable Nigerian figures could be traced to the early nationalism movement in Nigeria. The likes of Obafemi Awolowo, Nnamdi Azikiwe, Tafawa Balewa, etc made immense contributions towards attaining a United Nigeria. Despite the unrelenting efforts of these great people,

  1 year ago ago
Why true nationalism continue to be difficult in Nigeria.

RELIGION

Opinion: How Bishop Ajayi Crowther And Herbert Macaulay Were Dishonoured Even After Death

(A picture collage of Bishop Samuel Ajayi Crowther, his grandson, Sir Herbert Macaulay, and Brigadier General Mobolaji Johnson) The major backwardnesses the African societies have suffered was that of the military intervention in politics and policy alterations. Nigerian society was not the least among countries plagued by the ruthlessness of the various military governments that have come and gone in the country.

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: How Bishop Ajayi Crowther And Herbert Macaulay Were Dishonoured Even After Death

POLITICS

Meet the people who contributed greatly to the growth of Nigeria

We all know that nationalism in Nigeria is dated back to the past four centuries during the colonial era. During that time, there were imposition of political or economic coersions which provided psychological tensions and frustrations produced by rapid cultural change. But our modern nationalism is a structural change in the government which is called true federalism. Also, there is a call for resource control by individual states or units which make up the country. Furthermore, there is agitation for one man,

  1 year ago ago
Meet the people who contributed greatly to the growth of Nigeria

SOCIETY

I Was Robbed By Four Men And One Of Them Held A Cutlass To My Face -Lady Cries Out

A Nigerian lady has cried out on twitter after she was robbed by four men and one of the held a cutlass to her face. This Nigerian lady whose username on twitter is 'Nonye' explained that she was robbed at Herbert Macaulay way when she was going home at night. Nonye explained that they collected her phone and wallet which contains the key to her house, valid ID cards and ATM card. She mentioned that someone even snatched her necklace by force. She explained that she has managed to blocked the ATM card they collected

  1 year ago ago
I Was Robbed By Four Men And One Of Them Held A Cutlass To My Face -Lady Cries Out

CULTURE

The Wizard of The Kirsten Hall: The Other Side Of Herbert Macaulay You Might Not Know

Among the most prominent nationalists that have ever graced the soils of Nigeria, Herbert Macaulay is the undisputable greatest. He is the sole progenitor of the first political party and nationalism in the British Colony of Lagos/Nigeria. He was the grandchild of the first African Anglican bishop of the CMS, Bishop Samuel Ajayi Crowther.

  1 year ago ago
The Wizard of The Kirsten Hall: The Other Side Of Herbert Macaulay You Might Not Know

SOCIETY

Lady Cries Out As She Is Unable To Retrieve Her SIM After Being Robbed

A lady has cried out after she was told that she can not retrieve her SIM card due to the ban on sim registration and retrieval by the Federal government. According to the lady, she was robbed by four men who were armed with a cutlass. She said that the robbers took her phone and her wallet which contained her money, ATM cards, her valid identification cards and her house key. Narrating her ordeal on her Twitter page, the lady identified as Nonye said that she was heading home at night when the incident occurred.

  1 year ago ago
Lady Cries Out As She Is Unable To Retrieve Her SIM After Being Robbed

LIFESTYLE

History: Top people that start driving car during the pre-colonial period.

The Top 2 Nigerians who started driving cars during the colonial period 1. Mr Thomas Jones Even though there is no single record of the first Nigerian person to ride a car one of the most well know Nigerian Sir Thomos Jones, he is a wealthy Nigerian living in Lagos who drive a car before in the year 1913. He is said to be first person to drive a car because he is the first Nigerian Man that owns his own car. We can guess the type of car Sir Thomas Jones own and drove at that time. It was a Ford Model car, it

  2 years ago ago
History: Top people that start driving car during the pre-colonial period.

ENTERTAINMENT

See pictures of how 1naira looks

In today's article I want to show you something you might have never seen or something you only saw in coins but not in it's current form. The one naira note which is printed by the central bank of Nigeria bears the face of Herbert Macaulay who once governed Nigeria back then. The printing of the one naira notes have raised speculations of whether one naira will equal one dollar in the nearest future. But away from that I want to show you a picture of one naira in it's coin form which was used back in the day.

  2 years ago ago
See pictures of how 1naira looks

ENTERTAINMENT

Meet The First Person To Drive a Car In Nigeria

Nigeria is a country in West Africa bordering Niger in the north, Chad in the northeast, Cameroon in the east, and Benin in the west.You might wondering who was the first person to drive a car in Nigeria.

  1 year ago ago
Meet The First Person To Drive a Car In Nigeria

SOCIETY

Third Mainland Bridge To Be Closed Fully For Three Days.

The LASG has announced plans to close the Third Mainland Bridge for three days totally to all traffic, from Saturday, January 30 - February 1, 2021, to enable finishing of repair works without any interruptions. In a statement issued today through the Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde affirmed that the repair works are done humanely fast so as to meet the set deadline. The Commissioner advised motorists driving from Ogudu, Alapere and Gbagada to use Ikorodu road, Jibowu and Yaba as alternative

  1 year ago ago
Third Mainland Bridge To Be Closed Fully For Three Days.

SPORTS

PFAN Urges Aggrieved Coaches, Players To Come Forward With Allegations Against Clubs

Professional Footballers Association of Nigeria (PFAN), has called on coaches and players subjected to any forms of injustice by Nigerian clubs or their officials to immediately come forward with complaints backed by verifiable proofs. According to This is Friday's release signed by Secretary-General of the body, Emmanuel Babayaro, the union will entertain complaints from 2015-2020 in the first phase of mediation. Complainants are advised to attach valid relevant documents or any irrefutable proofs such as

  1 year ago ago
PFAN Urges Aggrieved Coaches, Players To Come Forward With Allegations Against Clubs