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TRAVEL

5 African countries that are difficult for Nigerians to get into and why it calls for worry

Although Nigeria is famously referred to as the giant of Africa, but the Nigerian passport is not exactly the highest ranking passport in Africa. There are a good number of African countries (over 17) Nigerians enjoy privileges of traveling to without stress, but there are also quite a number of African countries whose travel processes are a bit more intense.

  9 months ago ago
5 African countries that are difficult for Nigerians to get into and why it calls for worry

CULTURE

7 African Countries That Speak The Hausa Language Apart From Nigeria

Hausa is a Afro-Asiatic (Chadic) language spoken by roughly thirty six million people as a first language, in at least ten territories. The largest numbers of speakers are in Nigeria and there are also significant numbers of first-language speakers in some African countries. 1. Niger

  9 months ago ago
7 African Countries That Speak The Hausa Language Apart From Nigeria

MILITARY

Meet Gaddafi's Son Who Refused To Go Into Exile After His Father Was Assassinated By Rebels

Photo Credit: Reuters Born on 25 June 1972, Saif studied hard hoping to change Libya into a better country. The young man formed part of his late father's inner circle. He was often referred to as the Prime Minister of Libya because of the roles he played in conducting the affairs of the country.

  11 months ago ago
Meet Gaddafi's Son Who Refused To Go Into Exile After His Father Was Assassinated By Rebels

MILITARY

Bokoharam & Banditry Attacks: How The Fall Of Gaddafi Led To The Proliferation Of Weapons In Africa

Libya, the country that once had the best living standards in Africa with less people in poverty than Amsterdam become the Tesco supermarket of the world’s illegal arms trade. A terrorist arms bazaar of unprecedented proportion that would forever change the face of Africa. Remember folks, Colonel Gadhafi had once feared an inevitable western invasion of Libya to topple his regime, and in preparation created arms and ammunition depots throughout Libya that would become the 4th largest stockpile of arms in the world.

  10 months ago ago
Bokoharam & Banditry Attacks: How The Fall Of Gaddafi Led To The Proliferation Of Weapons In Africa

SPORTS

2022 FIFA World Cup CAF Qualifiers: Result Of Matches Played On Tuesday

The 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers matchday two continue on Tuesday. Kenny Rocha Santos gifted Nigeria an own goal in the 74th minute to hand Nigeria a 2-1 victory. Cape Verde took an early lead in the encounter on the 19th minute through Dylan Tavares before Victor Osimhen's 30-minute strike leveled up for Nigeria.

  11 months ago ago
2022 FIFA World Cup CAF Qualifiers: Result Of Matches Played On Tuesday

MILITARY

The attack on NDA by terrorists is a big slap on the face of the Nigerian Armed Forces - FFK

The attack on the Nigerian Defence Academy by terrorists in which two Army officers were killed and one kidnapped is a big insult and slap on the face of the Nigerian Armed Forces and our nation. The terrorists must be hunted down and brought to justice and the officer that was abducted must be rescued quickly and expeditiously.

  11 months ago ago
The attack on NDA by terrorists is a big slap on the face of the Nigerian Armed Forces - FFK

MILITARY

Why The Military Should Be Careful Of The Additional 2,783 Bokoharam That Just Surrendered

When there is unity, all enemies will be put to their knees. Terrorist groups such as bandits, Bokoharam, ISWAP, ESN will all be defeated by Nigeria. They have caused this country a lot of damages in terms of the lives and properties of people.

  10 months ago ago
Why The Military Should Be Careful Of The Additional 2,783 Bokoharam That Just Surrendered

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Ayodele Releases Fresh Prophecies; President Buhari Makes New Appointment

Primate Ayodele Releases Fresh Prophecies The Leader Of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele, has released a strong prophecy concerning the United States. Photo credit: Dailypost Primate Ayodele revealed that he foresees a serious attack on US soil which will be deadlier than that of the popular September 11.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Ayodele Releases Fresh Prophecies; President Buhari Makes New Appointment

SPORTS

LIBYA 0-3 EGYPT: Mo. Salah's Incredible Form Came Into Play For Egypt In Today's Match

Mohammed Salah made another appearance for the Egyptian National Team today when they travelled to face Libya at the March 28 Stadium on Monday evening. The Liverpool Superstar continued with his brilliant form in all competitions as he guided Egypt to a massive 3-0 victory over Libya at the end of the match.

  10 months ago ago
LIBYA 0-3 EGYPT: Mo. Salah's Incredible Form Came Into Play For Egypt In Today's Match

SPORTS

10 players who were rich before becoming professional footballers

People are drawn to football for a variety of reasons. Some people enjoy the game, while others see it as a way to become wealthy celebrities. I have compiled a list of ten affluent people who were rich before becoming football players. 1. Al-Saadi Gaddafi Muammar Gaddafi's son.

  10 months ago ago
10 players who were rich before becoming professional footballers

SPORTS

EGYPT vs ANGOLA: Match Prediction, Preview & Kickoff Time

Egypt will begin their quest for a second FIFA World Cup appearance with a home match against Angola in Group F, which also includes Gabon and Libya. The Pharaohs, Africa's most successful national team, entered this match with an unbeaten record of eight games, including five victories.

  11 months ago ago
EGYPT vs ANGOLA: Match Prediction, Preview & Kickoff Time

MILITARY

The Story Of An African Freedom Fighter From Libya.

Omar Al Mukhtar commonly known as “the lion of the desert” is a Libyan revolutionary leader, who historically led the revolution against the Italian colonization of Libya for almost 20 years. Omar spent his youth studying Islam, and spent many years teaching Koran and defending the faith until 1911, when the Italians invaded Libya.

  10 months ago ago
The Story Of An African Freedom Fighter From Libya.

MILITARY

Insecurity: Despite Saboteuring, Sanctions & Predictions, Nigeria Has Not Gone The Way Of Libya

"Nigeria’s army is mighty on paper. But many of its soldiers are “ghosts” who exist only on the payroll, and much of its equipment is old. The army is also stretched thin, having been deployed to all of Nigeria’s states."

  9 months ago ago
Insecurity: Despite Saboteuring, Sanctions & Predictions, Nigeria Has Not Gone The Way Of Libya

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Top 10 Africa Strongest Currencies

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Africa has continued to lag behind just like every other part of the world. Some currencies have also grown weaker compared to the British pound and the US dollar. However, some African currencies have been able to maintain a good exchange rate with the US dollar.

  11 months ago ago
Top 10 Africa Strongest Currencies

MILITARY

Pandora Papers Should Have Investigated Those Funding Terrorism In Africa & Not Corruption Alone

The Pandora Papers were revealed and many African leaders were fingered in it, but the Pandora Papers forgot to mention the case of illegal weapons and fundings of terrorism in African countries like Nigeria. It is known that no African country produces these sophisticated weapons used by terrorists.

  10 months ago ago
Pandora Papers Should Have Investigated Those Funding Terrorism In Africa & Not Corruption Alone

RELIGION

Pope Francis Appeals for the Safety of Migrants

According to the Vatican News Agency, Pope Francis has made an appeal on behalf of migrants on Sunday. He was calling on the international community to stop deporting migrants to unsafe countries. In his words, he expressed his closeness to the numerous migrants, refugees and those in need of protection in Libya.

  9 months ago ago
Pope Francis Appeals for the Safety of Migrants

POLITICS

International Youth Day: Why Nigeria Governments Should Involve The Youths in Governance

By Prince Ejeh Josh The International Youth Day, usually marked 12 August of every year started in year 2000 following a recommendation by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth in Lisbon, Portugal, to the United Nations General Assembly, in recognition of the indispensable roles the youth can play in sustaining a peaceful, just, stable and equitable global system.

  1 year ago ago
International Youth Day: Why Nigeria Governments Should Involve The Youths in Governance

MILITARY

The Events in Afghanistan is a Sign for Nigerians To Not Depend On Others To fight Our War

Videos and pictures have been circulating in the media showing the desperate situation happening in Afghanistan. Many Afghani citizens were seen in videos running into the Kabul International Airport in the country's capital desperately trying to escape the Taliban. The US military, workers and allies were moving out of the country yesterday after the US government announced their military operation in Afghanistan has come to an end.

  1 year ago ago
The Events in Afghanistan is a Sign for Nigerians To Not Depend On Others To fight Our War

CULTURE

The Former Name Of Africa

Diverse studies by history researchers show that the former name of Africa is Alkebulan. This name, according to some historians, means the mother of mankind. Others, however, found out that the name has another meaning which is the garden of Eden. Alkebulan is an ancient indigenous name that was widely used among Africans especially the Ethiopians.

  11 months ago ago
The Former Name Of Africa

MILITARY

Why ISIS Destroyed The Virgin Mary Church In 2014 In Syria

Everyone knows that ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria), just like the Talibans, is a worldwide recognized terrorist organization which seeks to inflict nothing but pain and misery on their victims (and if possible, the rest of the world). Photo Credit: One of the statues in the church already beaten to pulp by ISIS (Pinterest Images)

  11 months ago ago
Why ISIS Destroyed The Virgin Mary Church In 2014 In Syria