Banky W raises fans hopes with decision to contest for House of Reps

Banky W declared his intention to run for the House of Representatives under the Modern Democratic Party. Banky W has renewed hope in many of his fans after declaring his intention to run for the House of Representatives.In an Instagram post on Saturday, November 10, 2018, the 'Up North' star...

Google honours Christy Essien-Igbokwe on her posthumous 58th birthday

Fondly remembered for her hit song - Seun Rere, Christy also released many tunes in different Nigerian languages such as:  Igbo, Ibibio, Efik, Hausa, Yoruba. Global tech giant, Google has honoured late  Christy Essien-Igbokwe today, November 11, 2018, with a doodle.The doodle is to celebrate Nigeria’s Lady of Songs’ posthumous...

Is this bank billboard ad throwing shade?

Sterling Ban's billboard advert seems to be shaking tables once again. It might seem that a fresh round of bank wars has begun. Over the weekend, Saturday, November 10, 2018, to be precise a Twitter user @I_pissvodka tweeted a series of photos which featured the billboard of Sterling Bank. The...

Enugu Rangers to face Ethiopian side Defence in CAF Confederation Cup qualifier

Nigeria's two representatives on the continent are set to battle top African sides in thei qualification series. Enugu Rangers have will face Ethiopian side FC Defence in the qualification round for the 2019 CAF Confederation Cup.Enugu Rangers vs FC DefenceThe Flying Antelopes are set to compete against the best sides...

Lebron leads Lakers to victory over Sacramento Kings in NBA

Lebron James again was the in good form as the LA Lakers made it two wins from two games against the Sacramento Kings. Lebron James produced a dominant performance to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 101-86 victory over the Sacramento Kings in the NBA on Sunday, November 11.Lebron...

Henry Onyekuru scores 2 goals for Galatasaray against Kayserispor

Henry Onyekuru ended his six game drought by finding the back of the net two times against Kayserispor. Super Eagles striker Henry Onyekuru scored two goals for Galatasaray in their 3-0 win away against Kayserispor in a Turkey Super Lig game played on Saturday, November 11.It was Onyekuru's first goal...

Crazy scorline as Plateau United feeders beat Akurba United 79-0

There were some abnormal high scoring games in the lower division of Nigerian football. The Nationwide League One (NLO) produced some crazy scorlines as Plateau United feeders beat Akurba United 79-0, while Police Machine FC of Yola and Bubayero FC of Gombe played out a 67-0. The NLO is the...

Strategy: A Victoria's Secret executive has apologized for making 'insensitive' comment about transgender models

Chief marketing officer Ed Razek sparked an outcry after telling Vogue in an interview he didn't think the fashion show should feature "transsexuals." A Victoria's Secret executive apologized on Friday for an "insensitive" comment about transgender models. Ed Razek, the chief marketing officer of the Victoria's Secret parent company, L...

Lifestyle: A dog received a lifesaving kidney donation from one of her puppies

Star, a rescue dog, was in need of a new kidney after years of malnourishment. One of her own puppies was able to provide it. A few years ago, Star and her 13 puppies were found abandoned in a box in southern Missouri. All of them were severely malnourished. Only...

Chidinma Ekile buys mum a mansion for her birthday

Chidinma has no plans to halt in her footsteps when it concerns the duty of caring for her mum. The latter is responsible for seeing her through a challenging infancy. Chidinma Ekile has bought her mother a mansion as she celebrates her 60th birthday.The singer made this known via an...

Tech: At least 11 people dead, thousands of homes destroyed in 3 dangerous wildfires burning across California

Dangerous wildfires are raging in California. The Camp Fire has charred 90,000 acres, the Hill Fire burned 6,000, and the Woolsey Fire scorched 35,000. California is dealing with several dangerous wildfires. The Woolsey and Hill fires are burning on the outskirts of LA, and the Camp Fire in northern California...

Florida braces for vote recounts in senate and governor's races

RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. — Florida’s secretary of state ordered machine recounts in three statewide races Saturday, as tallies submitted by the state’s 67 counties showed the contests for Senate. Recounts were also ordered in a state Senate race and two contests for the state House.“Florida has never had a full...

Deep in the Amazon, a lopsided battle for its riches

The Times traveled hundreds of miles into the Brazilian Amazon, staying with a tribe in the Munduruku Indigenous Territory as it struggled with the shrinking rain forest. The miners had to go.Their bulldozers, dredges and high-pressure hoses tore into miles of land along the river, polluting the water, poisoning the...

Real talk: is there a way to make your period come faster?

In moments like those-you know, after you curse those menstrual goddesses-you might think, damn, if only I could will my period to come when I wanted it to. Without fail, periods always seem to show up at the most inopportune times...like the day before you leave for a weeklong vacation.In moments like those-you...

Wilson went to Paris to bind America's ties to the world. Trump is there to loosen them.

PARIS — Fresh off a midterm election that cost his party control of Congress, the president headed to France to take the international stage. He brought a boatful of idealism and was greeted by more than 1 million people thronging the streets. He planned to change the world. A hundred...

Should you drink ‘pre-workout’ before exercising to lose weight?

Not to mention your fit Instagram friend swears by them (cue all the pre-workout drink pics). But can these exercise-enhancing, weight-loss-boosting drinks actually do what they claim? Honestly, pre-workout drinks sound kind of awesome: Down a drink before exercising, get a boost of energy from said drink, burn extra calories-and ultimately, lose more...

Jenna Jameson just answered all of your burning keto questions on instagram

Case in point: her newest Instagram post, where Jenna went ahead and answered the most common questions she gets from fans-and her fellow keto dieters should definitely take notes (she's lost 80 pounds since starting the diet in April, after all). If you're on the keto diet and you're still not following Jenna Jameson on...

Hilary Duff drank her placenta in a smoothie—but you really shouldn’t do that

On the latest episode of Dr. Berlin’s Informed Pregnancy podcast, the 31-year-old opened up about what it was like to give birth-and that meant also talking about eating her post-birth placenta by putting it in a smoothie, Hilary Duff recently welcomed her second baby and first daughter, Banks, with boyfriend Matthew Koma. And after...

This ear pimple popping video is explosive and horrifying

Dr. Pimple Popper started a pimple popping craze, and the notoriety of her popping videos(not to mention her TLC show) has inspired Instagram accounts and YouTube channels dedicated exclusively to juicy pops. Pimples can be painful and unsightly, but they make for great entertainment as the focus of a pimple popping video.Dr. Pimple Popper started...

Tech: Apple announces hardware issues with its iPhone X and 13-inch MacBook Pro

On Friday, Apple announced that two of its products — the iPhone X and the 13-inch MacBook Pro (non Touch Bar) — have known hardware issues. On Friday, Apple announced that two of its products — the iPhone X and the 13-inch MacBook Pro (non Touch Bar) — have known...

Politics: The US and Japan finished their 'largest and most complex' military exercise, amid rising tensions with China

The US and Japan finished the biennial exercise Keen Sword this week, as both face China over disputed areas of the South and East China seas. The US and Japan were joined by Canadian forces for Keen Sword 19, which ended this week. The exercise was the biggest and most...

Tech: CEO Jeff Lawson says Twilio is committing $1M to homelessness programs after Prop C passed: 'Let's get it done' (TWLO)

Twilio CEO Jeff Lawson announced that his company will commit $1 million to support homelessness programs. Twilio CEO Jeff Lawson announced that his company will commit $1 million to support homelessness programs. This comes after 60 percent voted "yes" to San Francisco's homelessness measure "Prop C" on Tuesday, but this...

Politics: While he was Jeff Sessions' top aide, Matthew Whitaker reportedly advised Trump on how he could force the DOJ to cave to his demands

The news is just the latest in a series of revelations that throw Whitaker's independence from the White House into question. Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker reportedly counseled top DOJ officials on how to counter President Donald Trump's demands for investigations into his political adversaries, while at the same time...

Tech: Malibu is in flames as two wildfires spread through southern California — here's what it looks like on the ground

Celebrities like Alyssa Milano, Guillermo del Toro, and Khloe Kardashian all had to leave home. The fire is spreading rapidly, and is 0% contained. Flames are racing along the southern California coastline as firefighters work to contain the fast-moving Woolsey Fire. The blaze has already scorched 14,000 acres on the...

Strategy: Photos show the rise and fall of Black Friday

Black Friday wasn't always the post-Thanksgiving dinner extravaganza we know today. And it looks like it won't be in the future, either. Though Black Friday became one of the biggest and busiest shopping days of the year, it hasn't always been that way. Before it exploded into the national, post-Thanksgiving...