Critics question sincerity of beauty contests’ organisers

Critics question sincerity of beauty contests’ organisers

Like in many other countries of the world, beauty contests/pageants have become a common occurrence in Nigeria too.

Ngozi Ezeonu chosen for chieftaincy title of Ezenwanyi Ndigbo Na Nollywood

Ngozi Ezeonu chosen for chieftaincy title of Ezenwanyi Ndigbo Na Nollywood

Nollywood actress Ngozi Ezeonu has been chosen for the esteemed chieftaincy title of Ezenwanyi Ndigbo Na Nollywood for her significant contributions to the promotion and projection of Igbo culture, Ez

Cephalopods inspire Scientists to develop New Camouflage System

Cephalopods inspire Scientists to develop New Camouflage System

Researchers have developed a new camouflage system inspired from color-changing ability of cephalopods.

MTN starts installing purpose-built pole masts to improve service

MTN starts installing purpose-built pole masts to improve service

MTN South Africa announced on Wednesday that it had started replacing its streetlight infrastructure with purpose-built pole masts in areas where it's 3G and 4G/LTE network and quality needs improveme

Breastfeeding protects mothers from postnatal depression risk: study

Breastfeeding protects mothers from postnatal depression risk: study

Women who do not breastfeed their babies are at a significantly higher risk of developing postnatal depression, a new study led by researchers at the University of Cambridge revealed.

Uzo Aduba creates history by winning Emmy Award

Uzo Aduba creates history by winning Emmy Award

Uzo Aduba, 33-year-old American actress of Nigerian ancestry, created history by taking home an Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy series of Netflix's "Orange Is the New Black (2013)

Vodacom to invest R1 billion in upgrading Gauteng network

Vodacom to invest R1 billion in upgrading Gauteng network

African mobile communications giant Vodacom announced on Tuesday that it would spend R1 billion on upgrading its network and adding new base stations in Gauteng during the current financial year.

Beyonce posts photos of feet of her family

Beyonce posts photos of feet of her family

American singer-songwriter and actress Beyonce has shared three new photos on her website - one of her own feet, one of her husband Jay Z's feet and one of her baby girl Blue Ivy's feet.

Cameraman Joe Romeiro talks about his experience with sharks

Cameraman Joe Romeiro talks about his experience with sharks

Joe Romeiro, an avid contributor to Discovery Channel's popular program Shark Week and co-founder of 333 Productions, recently shared his experience and talked openly about his enthusiasm about the mo

Gautrain drivers not to go on strike

Gautrain drivers not to go on strike

Gautrain train drivers ditched their plan to go on strike after their leaders reached an agreement on wages and work conditions with public transport company Bombela.

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South Sudan refugees flooding into Ethiopia
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Sanofi delivers first batches of semi-synthetic malaria drugs to African nations
Wed, 08/13/2014 - 10:08

France-based pharmaceutical firm Sanofi on Tuesday announced the delivery of the first large-...

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Ngozi Ezeonu chosen for chieftaincy title of Ezenwanyi Ndigbo Na Nollywood
Sat, 08/23/2014 - 14:44

Nollywood actress Ngozi Ezeonu has been chosen for the esteemed chieftaincy title of Ezenwanyi...