Farouk Lawan and the Fuel Subsidy Scandal

The Nigerian oil boom was a significant shift in the culture and economy of the country. It made the government shift its attention from agriculture to oil. The state then became...

Herbert Macaulay: The Father of Nigerian Nationalism

Although favoured by the British, his cause soon turned against them, becoming the voice for his people. He knew what he wanted and capitalised on his opportunistic streak to get...

The Urhobo Tribe (Delta State)

The Urhobo tribe is one of those few groups without a documented history (unfortunately), probably because there is some absence of European record in their history. HISTORY Oral...

Kenneth David Kaunda – The Father of Zambia

Kenneth Kaunda was widely revered as not only the liberator of Zambia but one of the legends of the African Decolonization and Independence struggle....

The Kaka Tribe of Taraba

Focusing on the marriage aspect of the Kaka customs and traditions, this is what you should know. The bride price of the young lady is paid in part, not in full as is common with...

Dora Akunyili: A Dedicated Public Servant

Among the public servants to serve Nigeria, Dora Akunyili was one that stood out. Her passion for change transformed the drug industry and made the country better....

Prayer Ikegwuonu: Impacting the Next Generation with The Naza Agape Foundation

“I believe the children are our future. Teach them well and let them lead the way”. These famous lines from Whitney Houston are amongst the most quoted lines about...

Wuni Bitrus: Giving the Deaf a Voice Through the Deaf Technology Foundation

Driven by a desire to serve, Wuni Bitrus established the Deaf Technology Foundation to amplify the voices of the deaf in the area of technology....

A History of Injustice: The Otokoto ‘Riots’ of 1996

In September 1996, an 11-year old Groundnut hawker named Okoronkwo was lured into a hotel in Owerri and beheaded. ...

Impacting Humanity with The Tudun Wada Community Library

Some time back Oyale Adejo wrote a story on the Jenta Community Initiative and how they are Using Jenta Reads to change the narrative of the Jenta Area of Jos, Plateau State....