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Africa’s only female president, Ameenah Gurib-Fakim resigns

Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim has resigned on Saturday 17th March following claims she used a bank card provided by an NGO to make personal purchases, Bloomberg reports. Gurib-Fakim, Africa’s only female head of state, submitted her resignation in the “national interest,” her lawyer Yousouf Mohamed told reporters, adding that it would take effect on …

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Russia goes to the polls in presidential election

Polls have opened in Russia’s presidential election, in which incumbent Vladimir Putin is seeking a fourth term in office. Voting began in the Russian far-east at 20:00 GMT on Saturday, and opened in Moscow nine hours later. The first results will arrive on Sunday evening. Mr Putin has been Russia’s …

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Aisha Buhari to be appointed UNAIDS Special Ambassador

Wife of the president Aisha Buhari will on Monday by appointed a special ambassador for the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/ AIDS (UNAIDS). According to Punch, this was announced in a statement released by the Communications and Global Outreach Officer of UNAIDS Nigeria, Charles-Martin Jjuuko. Michel Sidibe, Under-Secretary of UNAIDS, will make the appointment on …

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Photos from the white wedding of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s daughter Damilola to Seun, son of Billionaire, Shagaya!

Yemi Osinbajo with his daughter, the bride! The white wedding between daughter of Nigeria’s vice president Yemi Osinbajo, Damilola and the son of Nigeria’s billionaire business Woman Hajia Bola Shagaya has finally taken place in Abuja today, and as expected, it was an event for the creme de la creme …

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Wedding Fathia And Reception Of Fatima Aliko Dangote And Jamil Abubakar

Kano state played host to the creme de la creme in Nigeria as Alhaji Aliko Dangote’s Daughter Fatima and the pilot son of former Inspector General of Police, Jamil Mohammed Abubakar tied the knot…     The ceremony which involved negotiations by the two families was rounded off with prayers …

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Donald Trump’s Lawyer Sues Stormy Daniels For $20M Ahead Of Explosive ’60 Minutes’ Interview

Donald Trump,’s personal attorney is reportedly going after porn star Stormy Daniels,, 38, in a huge financial way to get her to keep her mouth shut. The Washington Post reports that the president’s own attorney Michael Cohen filed a $20 million civil suit on March 16 against Daniels for violating the terms of an alleged non-disclosure …

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Russian Nikolai Glushkov’s London death now a murder inquiry

UK police have launched a murder investigation after the death of Russian businessman Nikolai Glushkov in south-west London. Mr Glushkov was found dead at his home in New Malden on 12 March. A post-mortem examination revealed Mr Glushkov, who was 68, died from “compression to the neck”. There is, at this …

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Hausa & Yoruba Youths clash in Ojota, Lives reportedly Lost

People have been reported dead after Hausa and Yoruba youths clashed in the Ojota area of Lagos, Punch reports. The fight had reportedly began after a disagreement between a Hausa man and a Yoruba man. The disagreement was reportedly settled by some area boys in Ojota. Things had however escalated after the …

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Former South African President Jacob Zuma faces corruption trial

South Africa’s former President Jacob Zuma is to face prosecution for 16 charges of corruption relating to a multi-billion-dollar arms deal. The case centres on a 30bn rand ($2.5bn; £1.7bn) deal to modernise the country’s defence in the late 1990s. The charges – which Mr Zuma denies – include counts …

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Read the emotional note man wrote to his wife that has since gone viral

A man identified as Sean Price has taken to Facebook to write an emotional note to his wife of 2 kids. The man believed he had not taken so much time to appreciate her for her efforts in mothering their children. He said he was so hard on her and would watch …

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