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BUHARI BETWEEN DIALOGUE AND WAR – OHANAEZE

BUHARI BETWEEN DIALOGUE AND WAR – OHANAEZE

The Apex body of Ohanaeze  Ndigbo worldwide has warned Buhari to choose between dialogue and war in a press statement issued by publicity Secretary of the group on Thursday.  This statement  became necessary following yet another statement credited to President Muhammadu Buhari that “tougher times await the people of the South East of Nigeria” among...

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All there is to know about Andrea Meza, Miss Universe 2021

All there is to know about Andrea Meza, Miss Universe 2021

The 2021 Miss Universe pageant was held over the weekend and the winner is Miss Mexico Andrea Meza,who finished ahead of Miss Brazil Julia Gamaand Miss Peru Janick Maceta Del Castillo. Meza is 26 years of age and hails from Chihuahua City.  “I am so honoured to have been selected among the 73 other amazing women I stood with...

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myths you will only hear in Nigeria

myths you will only hear in Nigeria

Many tribes are still deeply entrenched in traditional practices that tell stories of demons, spirits and the occult. nigeria local broom (Omari on Twitter) Nigeria is a country of myths and legends passed down from generations. Here are some interesting myths and legends that some Nigerians hold dear. 1. Whistling at night invites demons According...

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Buhari Hasn’t Failed Nigerians – MASARI

Buhari Hasn’t Failed Nigerians – MASARI

The Governor of Katsina State, Aminu Bello Masari, has said contrary to the views in some quarters, President Muhammadu Buhari has not failed Nigerians. Masari, who spoke in a Television Continental interview on Sunday said Nigerians should instead commend Buhari for tolerating “rubbish from some people.” He said, “The rating of the President has not...

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Don’t embark on unwinnable war, Ohanaeze tells FG

Don’t embark on unwinnable war, Ohanaeze tells FG

THE apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide on Thursday said those encroaching on land in Alaigbo were provoking their people and Igbo deities. Ohanaeze President General, Prof. George Obiozor, who stated this during a press conference in Enugu, declared that “there is no ‘No Man’s Land’ in Igbo land”. Obiozor warned the Federal Government...

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Registeration for MISS Cultural Nigeria 2021 kicks off

Registeration for MISS Cultural Nigeria 2021 kicks off

Beautiful People Pageantry, an organization responsible for organizing NIGERIA’S first No-Makeup contest has dished out another beauty contest aimed at promoting the diversity and beauty in our various cultural heritage in Nigeria. The winner of the contest will be awarded the sum of hundred thousand naira, an iPhone, a mini make up kit and gift...

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AGU AND ODUM: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE ORIGIN OF THE LEGENDARY “ISHIAGU” ATTIRE AS AN IGBO

AGU AND ODUM: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE ORIGIN OF THE LEGENDARY “ISHIAGU” ATTIRE AS AN IGBO

I’ve come to realize that the famous ‘Akwa isi-agu’ cultural outfit which is worn as an emblem of honour and pride by the Igbo people is fake, flawed, alien and a corruption of the original Igbo cultural totemic trademark. The original totem of the Igbo people is leopard (Agu), not lion (Odum). Please, pay special...

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ramadan fast commences today as sultan announces sighting of moon

ramadan fast commences today as sultan announces sighting of moon

Sultan of Sokoto, Alh. Muhammad Abubakar Sa’ad III, has directed Muslims across the country to commence the fasting month of Ramadan today. The Sultan, who gave the directive in a nationwide broadcast yesterday evening, revealed that the decision followed the confirmation of the lunar moon of Ramadan, which was earlier sighted by trusted Islamic leaders...