February 26, 2017

How Nigeria’s Farouk Abdulmatallab became a terrorist

By Heaven Kalu AST STAFF REPORTER The New York Times, through a Freedom of Information Act request, has obtained documents containing detailed accounts of how slain Al Qaeda leader, Anwar al-Awlaki, mentored a Nigerian, Farouk Abdulmutallab, who tried to detonate a bomb hidden in his underpants, on a flight from Amsterdam in the Netherlands to […]

High Chief Priest Dr. Ifagbenusola Atanda, from Osogbo, Nigeria, Teaching in New York City

High Chief Priest Dr. Ifagbenusola Atanda, from Osogbo, Nigeria, is in New York City to give workshops on the ancient Yoruba spiritual system of Ifá. The first workshop, “Finding your Guiding Spirit Through the African Spiritual System of Ifá,” is offered on Tuesday, February 21. Chief Priest Atanda will also conduct a two-part workshop on […]

Hair Advice from Tee-Tee

All over the world you have many people asking what are the secrets to long, thick, and healthy hair. Well, look no further hairstylist Tiarah best known as (Tee-Tee) will help teach the tools, steps on becoming successful of long, thick, and healthy hair. The first most important part of keeping healthy hair is using […]

NIGERIA IS ONE OF THE MOST GLOBALLY CONNECTED COUNTRIES, SAYS WESTERN UNION

      Western Union Moved Money into Nigeria from More Than 195 Countries and Territories in 2015  LAGOS, Nigeria, October 31, 2016 – Nigeria is one of the most connected countries in the world when it comes to receiving and sending money, according to The Western Union Company, a global leader in global payment […]

COMMUNIQUE OF THE WORLD IGBO SUMMIT

      COMMUNIQUE OF THE WORLD IGBO SUMMIT HELD AT THE GREGORY UNIVERSITY UTURU ABIA STATE FROM 27TH – 30TH OCTOBER, 2016 The World Igbo Summit took place at the Gregory University Uturu, Abia State, from 27th – 30th October, 2016. The Summit was organized to bring together the great minds of alaigbo from […]

PRESIDENT ZUMA CAUGHT DOSING IN PARLIAMENT

      South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma was caught in parliament heavily dozing off.  The presidency is yet to speak on what caused this incident.  Of course, most people know that Zuma has a lot on his plate lately, and those problems could easily weigh any

FAYOSE CHALLENGES THE BUHARI GOVERNMENT TO BE MORE CONCERNED WITH LIVES OF EKITI PEOPLE THAN FULANI HERDSMEN CATTLE

      By HEAVEN KALU, National Correspondent, Nigeria It has been about a month and some weeks since Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State made his stance clear on the issue of the Fulani herdsmen, including herdsmen are not allowed to carry weapons or move cattle or any other animals from one location to […]

IMF STAFF CONCLUDES REVIEW MISSION TO UGANDA

      The mission met with Hon. Mr. Matia Kasaija, Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development; Professor Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of the Bank of Uganda; Mr. Keith Muhakanizi, Permanent Secretary/Secretary of Treasury, and other senior government officials, as well as representatives from the private sector, civil society, and the international community A team […]

PRINCE ANDREW ATTENDED BOTSWANA’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

      Prince Andrew visited Botswana for the 50th anniversary celebrations and to highlight the unique shared history between Botswana and the UK The Duke of York, Prince Andrew visited Botswana to attend its 50th anniversary celebrations and to highlight the unique shared history that Botswana and the United Kingdom enjoy. He attended the […]

145 CHILDREN RELEASED BY ARMED GROUPS IN SOUTH SUDAN

      An estimated 16,000 children have been recruited by armed forces and armed groups in South Sudan since the onset of fighting that began in December 2013 A total of 145 children were today released by armed groups in South Sudan, UNICEF has announced. This is the largest number of children freed since […]

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