Reactions to Oshiomhole and Lara Fortes’ marriage were mixed. Some Nigerians are appalled that Oshiomhole has gone for a woman thirty years his junior; others think he should have gone for a “local content.”
On sighting Governor Amaechi, Jonathan jabbed him playfully on the shoulder and the Rivers State governor laughed, held the President’s hand and curtsied: “Your Excellency.”
The only man in the public eye in Nigeria that looks very much like Morgan Freeman is Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka. Since the study was the outcome of expert analysis, the choice of Morgan Freeman and his look-alike Wole Soyinka may not immediately resonate with most Nigerians.
President Jonathan has sacked more people than he sacked in the last six years. As expected, eyebrows are raising in puzzlement over this rather harsh last minute and spontaneous sacks
Dr Okowa’s campaign pitch was Prosperity for All Deltans, and many Deltans are now wondering if a few are already partaking in the prosperity, and why the jamboree has started this early
To mark Africa Day 2015, writers are invited to submit a short story or poem relating to African experience in either Africa or Ireland. Primary-school children can submit a piece of up to 250 words and secondary school students of up to 500 words. The word count for entries from adults is 2,000 words
The competition calls for young people to develop creative messages about racism and integration using written, visual and audio-visual means. It is open to primary schools, secondary schools and youth groups and, this year, received over 200 entries.
Undoubtedly, this is the season of politics and until May 29 when hopefully there would be a smooth transition from one administration to another, we still have to talk about politics and politicians.