British Artist Shocks Art World Shredding £1m Artwork

Moments after it fetched more than a million pounds at auction in London, street artist Banksy has shocked the world by destroying one of his best-known works. On Friday “Girl with Balloon” had just sold at Sotheby’s for £1,042,000 ($1.4 million, 1.2 million euros) — a joint record for the maverick artist — when it […]

Man United Set to Sack Jose Moirinho with a Juicy  £20m Compensation

Manchester United are having their worst premiership start in 20 years this season and that’s somewhat unsettling for coach Jose Mourinho. The former Chelsea gaffer has lost the confidence of the Manchester United board and is set to be sacked, according to reports. Former Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane is the favourite to succeed Mourinho, […]

Continuing Racism in South Africa Causes Blacks to Doubt Mandela’s Vision

A White South African tells how one night of violence altered her perception of her white privilege Tracey Lomax, a South African lawyer, with daughter Jaime at their cottage home, where the family moved after a terrifying home robbery five years ago outside Johannesburg. The experience prompted Lomax to reconsider her place in South Africa’s […]

Vitamin D Supplements Largely Shown to be Worthless by Study

Vitamin D supplements aren’t what they are cracked up to be when it comes to improving bone health and preventing breaks. So says a new study that looked at data from 81 controlled trials that involved more than 53,000 people, according to a CNN report. “Our meta-analysis finds that vitamin D does not prevent fractures, […]

Miss World Japan Called ‘Dirty’ for Being Biracial

Newly crowned Miss World Japan Priyanka Yoshikawa has sufferred discrimnation due to her biracial nature to the point where she was called dirty, and the beauty queen would very much like for that percwption to change. According to her; “Growing up in Japan, everyone thought I was a germ. Like, if they touched me they […]

Chimamandai Adichie Staying True to ‘Project Wear Nigerian’

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is one Nigerian that is glowing for all the right reasons. The literary icon has consistently projected her country in shining light. After almost every event, the writer and activist blesses our timelines with a made-in-Nigeria look. She recently shared a post of herself in a bright batik two-piece from Nigerian womenswear […]

I Never Knew I was a Girl Until I was About15 Years Old – Yemisi Ransome-Kuti

Yemisi Ransome-Kuti is matriarch of the Ransome-Kuti family. She is also retired Chairman and founder of the Nigerian Network of Non-Governmental Organisations. In a recent interview with Ademola O., she spoke about her life, the Ransome-Kuti family and more. Excerpts. How has it been heading a family with so much history? One of the beautiful […]

United Nations Honor Omotola Jalade Ekehinde among Most Influential Africans

Nigeria’s top actress Omotola Jalade Ekehinde fondly called omosexy has been named amongst the most influential Africans. The award-winning Diva and humanitarian was honoured as one of the 100 most influential people of African descent by the United Nations. The thespian made this known on her Instagram page. She wrote:”Honoured to be one of the […]