Alison-Madueke Speaks Up: “I’m Not Hospitalized”

Nigeria’s Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke Early today, Sahara Reporters had carried the story of Diezani Alison-Madueke, Nigeria’s Minister for Petroleum Resources receiving treatment in a London hospital for a serious medical condition. It’ll be recalled that Diezani was said to have …

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Alison-Madueke Speaks Up: “I’m not Hospitalized”

Early today, Sahara Reporters had carried the story of Diezani Alison-Madueke, Nigeria’s Minister for Petroleum Resources receiving treatment in a London hospital for a serious medical condition. It’ll be recalled that Diezani was said to have been hospitalized late last week …

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N6m Raised Through Facebook and Twitter for the #SaveDebbie Campaign

The social media has come under heavy negative criticism lately as it is seen as an evil medium where innocent victims fall to rape, armed robbery, rituals, leaking of nude pictures for blackmail and all sorts. But for 28-year-old breast …

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Passengers Escape Death as Danfo Catches Fire in Lagos

Many passengers this morning escaped death by a hair’s breath when the commercial bus popularly called ‘Danfo’ they were travelling in caught fire in the CMS area of Lagos. The incident which occurred at about 8 am today by BRT …

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Jill Scott to Grace the Cover Of Essence Magazine, October 2012 Issue

Awwww….don’t you just love her? Luscious, Au naturel and of course totally divarized. A snippet from the article: “This is the simplest form of myself. I look in the mirror and it’s like, ‘Hey, there you go. What’s up, girl?’ For me, …

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Michelle Obama’s Divarized Look

First Lady Michelle Obama delivered an impassioned speech at the DNC this evening, motivating the nation to go and vote for her husband, President Barack Obama. She did this wearing a Tracy Reese Dress and J. Crew Everly Pumps. The dress is …

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Michelle Obama's Divarized Look

First Lady Michelle Obama delivered an impassioned speech at the DNC this evening, motivating the nation to go and vote for her husband, President Barack Obama. She did this wearing a Tracy Reese Dress and J. Crew Everly Pumps. The dress is …

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Divarized Look of the Day

Our  Divarized look of the Day (DLD) is from Azealea Banks. The Singer-Rapper from Harlem, New York  hit the red carpet at the GQ Men Of  The Year Awards in London in a bold $1,655 Missoni Long Sleeve Basket Weave …

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Diva of The Day

The Diva of today is our darling Tomi Odunsi, best known as ‘Salewa Ade-Williams’ on the weekday soap Tinsel; which airs Mondays to Fridays on DSTV channel 128 at 7:30 CAT. She simply stole our hearts as the rural, feisty …

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Enter Author, Sinmisola Ogunyinka’s New Book: Frail Flesh

If you haven’t heard about this refreshingly maverick Nigerian author, Sinmisola Ogunyinka then you may not know what good African Literature tastes like; and yes I use the word “taste”! Taste would become the undeniable verb of choice when you …

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Enter Author, Sinmisola Ogunyinka’s New Book: Frail Flesh

If you haven’t heard about this refreshingly maverick Nigerian author, Sinmisola Ogunyinka then you may not know what good African Literature tastes like; and yes I use the word “taste”! Taste would become the undeniable verb of choice when you …

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DEEVA PROSE: Keeping Our African Values – by Peace Ben Williams

When I was a little girl, we grew up on folk stories as is typical with every African child in my time. We were always excited when we found adults who were willing to spare their precious time to tell …

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Russell Crowe Gets Lost During a Kayaking Adventure

Our favourite gladiator, Russell Crowe who looked every inch the hero in the epic 2000 movie,  needed a little rescuing over the weekend. The 48-year-old was bailed out by the U.S. Coast Guard on Saturday after he and a friend got …

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The Masses Protest Against The N5000 Note

As protesters take to the Central Bank of Nigeria premises in Abuja, the National Planning Minister Shamsudeen Usman has assured yesterday, that  the proposed N5000 note  will not be for mass circulation. He said the N5,000 note would be reserved for …

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Late Cynthia Osokogu’s BB Found With Port Harcourt-Based Business Man

Miss Cynthia Osokogu‘s Blackberry mobile phone was recently recovered from a business man based in Port Harcourt. The middle-age man (names withheld) was arrested by detectives attached to Area ‘E’ Command Festac Town, Lagos, after the deceased’s BB pin number …

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FG Endorses N5000 Note

It seems that for certain, Nigerians would soon start having coins dangling in their wallets and would need only one note for the equivalent of five N1000 notes. And for those who don’t have a coin compartment in their wallets, it …

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It's Another Paralympic Gold Medal For Nigeria!!

I’m so proud of the performance of our Nigerian athletes at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Like I reported yesterday, the country’s medal tally is steadily increasing!  Loveline Obiji yesterday clinched the fifth gold medal for Team Nigeria. She’s a power-lifter weighing 82.50kg. Her final lift …

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It’s Another Paralympic Gold Medal For Nigeria!!

I’m so proud of the performance of our Nigerian athletes at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Like I reported yesterday, the country’s medal tally is steadily increasing!  Loveline Obiji yesterday clinched the fifth gold medal for Team Nigeria. She’s a power-lifter weighing 82.50kg. Her final lift …

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Coroner's Report for Michael Clark Duncan Reveals He Died of Natural Causes

Michael Clarke Duncan‘s cause of death has been released. The actor’s recent heart attack caused many to believe it was the main factor leading to the actor’s death, and today the coroner confirmed that Duncan died of natural causes. Assistant Coroner …

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Coroner’s Report for Michael Clark Duncan Reveals He Died of Natural Causes

Michael Clarke Duncan‘s cause of death has been released. The actor’s recent heart attack caused many to believe it was the main factor leading to the actor’s death, and today the coroner confirmed that Duncan died of natural causes. Assistant Coroner …

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ellen degeneres gets star on hollywood walk of fame

Funny woman, Ellen Degeneres was honoured with the 2,477th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today. Ellen tweeted: “I’m getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today at 11am, come watch me! Also, I’d love a ride home. …

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Apple Confirms Release Date of iPhone 5

  Ok, tech addicts and Apple maniacs begin to dance the azonto and etighi! Rumors have been swirling from everyone but Apple about the release of the new iPhone 5, but this is the first time we are getting confirmation …

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How Close Shall Rihanna and Chris Brown Be Seating at the MTV VMAs?

The list of celebs who’ll be hitting this Thursday’s MTV Video Music Awards just keeps growing and growing! Rihanna, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift and One Direction are just a few of the bold-faced names who will be in the house during this year’s big …

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Beyonce Receives Sweet Well Wishes From Loved Ones On Her Birthday

Birthday girl Beyonce must be over the moon with all these wonderful birthday messages; especially coming from sister Solange and Mom, Tina Knowles. Solange wrote: “Dear Big Sis, there is no one like you in the world, of all of your …

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More Pics From Teju Babyface and Tobu Banjoko's Wedding

I love weddings. Can’t get enough of them. So if you’re like me, feed your eyes on more pics of Teju and Tobu’s wedding which held over the weekend. Enjoy!

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More Pics From Teju Babyface and Tobu Banjoko’s Wedding

I love weddings. Can’t get enough of them. So if you’re like me, feed your eyes on more pics of Teju and Tobu’s wedding which held over the weekend. Enjoy!

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Wyclef Jean and Akon to Star in Nigerian Director, Jeta Amata's New Movie 'Black November'

Another feather added to the cap of Dynamic Director Jeta Amata: International music acts, Wyclef Jean and Akon will feature in Jeta’s upcoming movie ‘Black November’. Wyclef and Akon joined the movie cast in the final lap of shooting, on …

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Wyclef Jean and Akon to Star in Nigerian Director, Jeta Amata’s New Movie ‘Black November’

Another feather added to the cap of Dynamic Director Jeta Amata: International music acts, Wyclef Jean and Akon will feature in Jeta’s upcoming movie ‘Black November’. Wyclef and Akon joined the movie cast in the final lap of shooting, on …

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What Our Celebs Are Tweeting About

Lolz!! I saw this post on Vanguard and found it quite interesting. So I thought to share. Happy reading peeps! Yvonne Nelson (Actress) What a funny industry……I always sit back and smile. Halima Abubakar (Actress) Lol ‘ My fellow virgins …

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How Katie Holmes Is Getting Her Groove Back

I thought her groove was with ex-husband, actor Tom Cruise, what with all the TomKat show offs? Well,  newly single actress Katie Holmes has hooked herself up with a handsome mystery man or so some busy body spies claim. They …

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