Category: People

Olajumoke The Breadseller: Her Grass-to-grace Story

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Have you ever thought that miracles no longer existed? Or have you always thought fairytales with happy endings are for movies alone?  Well, you are about to read one! Dubbed the modern Cinderella, Olajumoke Orisaguna or Olajumoke Sunday is a Nigerian bread seller turned supermodel who went from the streets to the stars. Olajumoke Orisaguna: […]

Oriki Ibeji: Eulogy for Twins in Yorubaland

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The Yoruba are one of Nigeria’s most important ethnic groups, and mainly occupy the Southwestern region of Nigeria. Due to genetic reasons, this very large tribe happens to record the highest dizygotic twinning rate in the world (4.4% of all maternities). The high perinatal death rate associated with such pregnancies has led to the integration […]

Iara Oshiomhole Biography: Facts You Didn’t Know About Her

The sayings, “No knowledge is ever wasted” and “Knowledge is power” are true. There’s nothing as good as arming oneself with knowledge; which includes current happenings in Nigeria, the biographies of our political leaders and who their spouses are. Apart from being known as the wives of governors or the president, who REALLY are these […]

Bayo Ajia: All You Need To Know About Him

Bayo Ajia: All You Need To Know About Him What happens when the negative impacts of the activities of Nigerian politicians on the youths lead to a degenerated society? You are about to get your answer with this perusal of the life and times of late Bayo Ajia. Not much was known about the deceased […]

How Many Ethnic Groups are in Nigeria? (See List)

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Every Nigerian knows the three major ethnic groups in the country but there are actuallly over 250 ethnic groups in the country. The Hausas are the biggest ethnic group in Nigeria with approximately 25% of the Nigerian population. The Yoruba group follows closely with approximately 21%. Additionally, the Ijaws are another major group with a […]

Fela Kuti Biography: Things You Didn’t Know About Him

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Did you know that Fela once attempted to become the President of Nigeria? As a matter of fact he formed a party called the Movement of the People. Well, you’ll get to know about these and many more in the course of this article. Fela Anikulapo-Kuti Biography Popularly called Fela, his full names are Fela […]

Wole Soyinka’s Children: Things You Didn’t Know about Them

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Wole Soyinka is a legend in the world of literature. He was Africa’s first Nobel Laureate and Nigeria’s only laureate till date. In this article, we take a peek into his personal life with specific details about his children. Although, he says he doesn’t count his number of children but as at last count we […]

How Old is Reekado Banks?

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How Old is Reekado Banks? is a very popular question on the lips of fans of Ayoleyi Hanniel Solomon a Nigerian recording artist, singer, and songwriter. Born on the 6th of December 1993, Reekado Banks is the last child in a family filled with musicians. His elder brother is a music producer and his elder sister […]

How Old is D’Banj?

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How old is D’Banj? is one of the commonest questions on the lips of many Nigerians, most of them fans of Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo the Nigerian singer-songwriter, musician, entrepreneur and TV host. Born on the 9th of June 1980 in Zaria, Dapo is mostly known by his stage name D’banj, which is an amalgamation of two […]

How Old is Pasuma (Wasiu Alabi)?

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How old is Pasuma (Wasiu Alabi)? is a very common question on the lips of many Nigerians, many of them fans of the popular Nigerian film actor and fuji musician. Born on 27, November 1967 at Mushin in Lagos state, Pasuma is from Kwara state in Central Nigeria. Pasuma is known as “Oganla,” in many quarters. He is most popular […]

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