Chimamanda Adichie Moves Her Creative Writing Workshop To Awka. See Why….

After ten years in Lagos, the highly acclaimed Purple Hibiscus Creative Writing Workshop hosted by multiple prize-winning novelist and public intellectual, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has moved to Awka, Anambra State, Adichie’s home state. Almost reminiscent of Thomas Hardy’s ‘The Return of the Native,’ Adichie’s choice to move her workshop to Awka this year in order […]

3 Patients Died As Lawyers Attack Doctors In Hospital.

At least three heart patients died on Wednesday after a group of lawyers attacked doctors at a cardiac hospital in Pakistan’s eastern city of Lahore, officials and ministers said. “Three patients including an elderly woman died after doctors failed to provide them timely treatment and remained engaged in averting the assault,” Punjab provincial health minister […]

Shocking! Stepfather, 6 Others Sexually Assaulted 9-Year-Old Girl, Infect Her With HIV.

Stepfather to a 9-year-old alongside four others have allegedly gang-raped his stepdaughter in Damaturu, the Yobe State capital. The minor identified as Sadiya Umar, is a primary 2 pupil of Bindigari Primary School, Damaturu and an orphan having lost her biological father seven years ago. The sad development is coming less than a week after […]

Presidency Finally Reacts To Punch’s Release About ‘Buhari’s Lawlessness.’

The presidency has released the statement below as its response to a Punch newspaper editorial which strongly criticised President Muhammadu Buhari’s disrespect for the rule of law. Punch, one of Nigeria’s most widely read newspapers, in an editorial published Wednesday highlighted some of the instances where the Buhari administration had violated court orders including in […]

“Garba Shehu Taking Directives From Mammah Daura And Not President Buhari.”- Aisha Buhari.

There is a new storm brewing at the home of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd.), as his wife, Aisha, has alleged that his spokesman, Garba Shehu, takes orders from Mamman Daura. Aisha says Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, now takes orders from her husband’s powerful nephew, Daura. In […]