FEATURES

135 years after, Nigeria’s first Aso Rock still intact in Calabar [PHOTOS]

The Old Residency Museum, the First Aso Rock in Nigeria that housed the offices of Lord Lugard and other early administrators and colonial officials of Nigeria are still intact in Calabar, the Cross River State capital. You can still see the massive offices that served as Nigeria’s first ‘Aso Rock’, where both the Northern and Southern Protectorate of Nigeria were administered from before it was amalgamated by the same Lord Lugard in 1914. Materials used in erecting the structure, were all brought in from Britain by the Royal Niger Company, with the experts to build it. The one-storey edifice was built in 1884 in Old Calabar. Now called Old Residency, [Read]

[OPINION] Cardi B did more for Brand Nigeria in 72hrs than Lai Mohammed has done in years

American rapper, songwriter, actress and TV personality, Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar, better known professionally as Cardi B, left Nigeria on Sunday, December 8, 2019 after three days in the nation’s commercial and entertainment capital city of Lagos. During her brief stay, Cardi just couldn’t get enough of Nigeria. Home girl bloody put Nigeria on the map all over again. And with some style as well. Her Instagram stories dwelt on how lovely and enjoyable Nigeria is, how industrious and energetic its people are, she went on and on about Lagos’ charming nightlife and frenetic pace, she was treated to a cocktail of lap dances from exotic dancers at a strip club, [Read]

Crying Between 7pm And 10pm Can Help You Lose Weight — New Study [READ MORE]

  A new study published by AsiaOne indicates that there’s enormous benefit in shedding tears which is backed by scientific evidence. The website says a recent study shows that emotional crying will help you lose weight because it is linked to hormones that heighten the cortisol level, which is induced when you have bottled up emotions. As a matter of fact, a biochemist named William Frey even found out that stress-induced tears remove many kinds of toxic substances from the body, and thus concluded that weeping is an excretory process that removes such substances that can build up during times of emotional stress. In response to this, our body can’t [Read]

The Health Benefits Of Sucking A Woman’s Brєαsts [A MUST SEE FOR ALL MEN & WOMEN]

The female brєαst, also known as “the twins” or “the girls”, have remained the most conspicuous and attractive feature of the female sєxual organ. Perhaps, its strategic positioning and function adds to its importance in the life of a woman. Men love brєαsts just as much as women love their brєαsts to be stimulated, it is filled with hyper-sensitive nerve endings that get stimulated when touched, suckєd or lickєd. Unfortunately, many men avoid a woman’s brєαsts as soon as she gets pregnant because they believe the brєαst milk is harmful for adults. But, can an adult also take brєαst milk? Yes. In fact, brєαst milk is quite beneficial for adults [Read]

Five Ways To Last Longer During Sex [A MUST READ]

Sex is great and very pleasing when you get to last long, satisfy your partner and enjoy the moment. These days, so many men suffer from premature ejaculation due to intake and daily activities which most times leads to not being able to enjoy sex with their partners, not being able to satisfy their women and leaving the women susceptible to cheating. Sex isn’t the only thing that makes a relationship work but it brings intimacy and great connection between couples. Your interest in satisfying your partner reduces their chances of cheating. Men get to reach orgasm quicker than women so as a man, you don’t need to be satisfied [Read]

Christians criticising witchcraft conference are hypocrites –Prof Ijomah

Professor Benedict Ijomah is a retired Professor of Political Sociology with the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, whom the school’s Centre for Policy Studies and Research was named after. During the week, the centre held a controversial conference on witchcraft. He speaks with Punch’s RAPHAEL EDE about the event The interdisciplinary witchcraft conference was held despite criticisms from some quarters, why did you choose to go ahead with it? The aim of the conference was to unravel the mystery behind witchcraft. Why was it important to unravel the mystery behind witchcraft? Scholarship is based on curiosity. What is the cause of this (mystery)? You will try to give an answer to [Read]

Second-born children are the biggest troublemaker in the family, study reveals

Being the eldest sibling isn’t easy. We often get blamed for everything, our siblings always steal our clothes and we had to put up with stricter rules when we were growing up. However, our little brothers and sisters get away with murder. A new report has revealed that the second born child is more likely to be a troublemaker and we’re not one bit surprised. MIT economist, Joseph Doyle, has discovered that the second-born child is more likely to misbehave and it has a lot to do with how parents reared them. The report revealed that second-born children are 25 to 40 percent more likely to get in major trouble [Read]

25-Yr-Old Manufactures, Unveils Nigeria’s First ‘Carbon Fibre’ Sports Car

At 25, Jerry Isaac Mallo has made a huge statement with the various machines he fabricated. His latest offering is what some have termed Nigeria’s first Carbon Fibre sports car. The Fabrication Engineer and CEO of Bennie Technologies LTD, on Thursday, launched his Nigerian made sports car which is named the Bennie Purrie. At the launch which held at Transcorp Hilton in Abuja, Mallo noted that the sports car is the first of many more innovative products he will be creating. Speaking as a guest on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily on Friday, Mallo who was born in Jos, Plateau State, stated that he was inspired to create the sports car [Read]

Scientists Discover ‘Garden of Eden’ in Africa [SEE PHOTOS]

Africa has been identified to have a space of origination by some Researchers who through series of Analyzing DNA came to conclusion that our ancient ancestors was in Botswana in the middle of the south of the continent which they called ‘Garden of Eden’. Human Existence Researchers has said that all Hunan species evolved all over Africa, the area now named the “Garden of Eden” is currently deserted which was before full of wetlands. Our ancient ancestors originated just south of the Zambezi River once home to an enormous lake similar in size to England, called Lake Makgadikgadi. The lake stretched all the way from Namibia, across Botswana and into [Read]

Meet father and son who graduated together from same college on same day

– Brandon Gathers and his father, Antonio, graduated from the South Carolina college on the same day – While the 49-year-old father got a masters in rehabilitation counselling, the 23-year-old son got his first degree in business management – Antonio’s son described his father as a perfect black father figure who is intelligent and God-fearing Brandon Gathers and his father, Antonio had a very memorable moment as they both graduated from the same school on the same day. According to Black News, the duo had graduation together despite the fact that the father was 26 years older than his son. The father, 49 years old, got his masters degree in [Read]

Young lady rejoices as she survives 2019 without getting pregnant, says “guys I did it”, Guys react [SEE REACTIONS]

  – A Nigerian lady has celebrated an unusual achievement on social media – The excited lady revealed that she managed to scale through the most of 2019 without getting pregnant – The post was received with mixed reactions from her followers With just about a few weeks to the end of 2019, a lot of people are already taking out time to reflect on how the year has been for them, and how they have managed to stick to the resolutions they made at the start of the year. Many have shared stories of how they achieved some of their goals as it concerns their careers and other aspects [Read]

Burna Boy Nominated for 2020 Grammy Awards, Wizkid, Davido, Don Jazzy, Others Hail Nomination

  Nigerian singer, Burna Boy, has made the list of nominees for 2020 Grammy Awards. In the recently released list on Grammys.com website, Burna’s African Giant album is nominated for ‘Best World Music category.’ The nomination is for albums containing at least 51% playing time of new vocal or instrumental World Music recordings. Nominated in the same category with Burna Boy is Altin Gün (GECE); Bokanté & Metropole Orkest Conducted By Jules Buckley (WHAT HEAT); Nathalie Joachim With Spektral Quartet (FANM D’AYITI) and Angelique Kidjo (CELIA). [READ ALSO] Alleged Babcock University Student leaks S*x Tape With Fellow Student [WATCH FULL VIDEO] The cheery news of the nomination was met with congratulatory [Read]

50 percent of women in relationships have a back-up partner in mind, Study reveals [Dear men, please note]

  Around 50 per cent of women in relationships have a back-up partner in mind in case they separate from their current partner, as per a study. But who could the fall-back partner be? The study states that in most cases it is an old friend, who has harboured feelings for the particular woman. Or else, it could also be an ex-boyfriend or ex-husband. A colleague or her friend at the gym are also prospective candidates as per the study. Around 1,000 women appeared for the survey and some of them also said that Plan B could be somebody whom they have known since as long as seven years. Meanwhile, [Read]

Mrs Atinuke Grace Oyelude, the First Miss Nigeria Celebrates 88th Year Birthday [SEE PHOTOS]

Mrs Atinuke Grace Oyelude was born on the 26th of November 1931 to the family of Mr James Adeleye Olude and Marthan Dantu both of Isanlu, Yagba East Area of Present Kogi state. Mrs Atinuke Grace Oyelude was the first Miss Nigeria after winning the maiden edition of miss Nigeria in 1957 at the age of 26. Atinuke Grace Oyelude was born in ancient Kano city where she was raised and also had her primary and secondary education between 1940 and 1952. The story of how she participated and became the first kiss Nigeria is an inspiring one such that depict “whatever God has ordained to be, must surely be. [Read]

[OPINION]: Why Ladies Should Woo A Man They Desire [A MUST READ]

Do you know that it is practically difficult for a lady to be with a man she has no desire for?…and whilst it is easy for men to manage a lady they don’t really have feelings for, it will be very difficult for a lady to do same but unfortunately in most cases when a lady sees a guy she strongly desires, all she does is wait and hope the guy woos her – an unfortunate situation I must say. A lady who has no feelings for a guy will find it hard to be under the same roof with such let alone allowing the guy to touch her in [Read]