The Rise Of ‘Woke’ African Writers by Katchy Ohiaeri

Akwaeke Emezi identifies as a non-binary ogbanje. Just by reading the words, the term oxymoron is typified. Non-binary, a claimed gender, typically emanating from...

On This Day: Sinking of the Titanic

Today in history (1912), RMS Titanic sank in the North Atlantic Ocean after striking an iceberg during her maiden voyage from Southampton, UK, to New York City.

On This Day: The First Nylon Bristle Toothbrush Was Manufactured.

The invention of nylon bristles allowed for simpler, cheaper mass-production of a toothbrush less likely to harbor and grow harmful bacteria than the traditional animal bristle brush.

On This Day: The Largest Suicide in the United States of America

On this day in 1997, an anonymous caller directed police to a mansion outside San Diego where authorities discovered 39 victims of a mass suicide, the largest mass suicide on U.S. soil.

Watch out for the talented Sophia!

She's got talent is all I can say. We owe each other the duty to promote what we do, so please share widely to...

On Melaye

“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds...

On This Day: Nigerian billionaire business mogul, Chief Michael Adenuga was born

Today in history (1953), Chief Michael Adeniyi Agbolade Ishola Adenuga Jr CSG GCON was born. He is a Nigerian billionaire businessman, and the second richest person in Nigeria.

On This Day: The First Annual Grammy Awards

The name Grammy is an homage to the gramophone and its revolutionary impact on the music industry.

On This Day: The End of the American Civil War

Today in history (1865), the American Civil War effectively ended with the surrender of Confederate General Lee to Union General Grant at the Battle of Appomattox Court House

On This Day: The Birth of Wells Fargo and Company

Wells Fargo & Company is an American multinational financial services company. The company has operations in 35 countries with over 70 million customers globally

On This Day: The Murder of King Faisal of Saudi Arabia

King Faisal of Saudi Arabia was shot point-blank and killed by Faisal bin Musaid, son of his half-brother.

On This Day: Francis Agu Was Born.

On This Day: 1965 Francis Agu was born in Lagos to the Catholic family of Fidelis and Virginia Agu from Enugu-Ngwo, Enugu State. He was a Nigerian TV and cinema ("Nollywood") actor. Francis was best known for his role in Living in Bondage and the long-running Nigerian television series Checkmate.

Newross & Co..the journey so far and a little encouragement.

I had read in one novel while growing up that a person is often distinguished by accessories. I was fascinated by this statement and...

On This Day: The Birthday of Igho Charles Sanomi II

Sanomi attended Federal Government College Warri and University of Jos in Plateau State where he earned a Bachelor's Degree in Geology and Mining.

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