Australia and Zealand bring in the New Year.

ON THE OTHER side of the globe, New Year's Eve has already come and gone with celebrations in Australia and New Zealand.

Lagos Govt Moves To Tax Churches, Mosques.

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A bill that would review land use charge in Lagos state has gone through second reading on the floor of the state House of Assembly during plenary on Thursday, December

Are you a lone parent? If so, you might be eligible for a €5,000 per year higher education bursary.

THE DEPARTMENT OF Education has announced €6 million worth of funding to assist people from different groups that are underrepresented in higher education.

Better sex education and conversations with parents: Why the teen pregnancy rate keeps falling.

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THE NUMBER OF teenage pregnancies in Ireland has fallen by 64% in 15 years.

7 lovely photos of mothers and daughters who look almost the same age.

As the saying goes, age ain't nothing but a number. Sometimes, this saying is proven literally true when pictures of moms alongside their daughters show them looking almost the same age.

9 stunning destinations from National Geographic's best winter trips.

EVERY YEAR, NATIONAL Geographic Travel puts together an annual Best Winter Trips collection to gather some of the world’s most amazing.

Love on a budget! US couple dazzle the internet with simple wedding ceremony.

Meet a wonderful couple who got married without having any guest asides their pastor in attendance.

Meet ‘Nigerian Prince’ Who Defrauded Hundreds Of Americans

The police in Louisiana has arrested an American advance fee fraudster posing as a Nigerian prince.

Racism! Family disowns woman for marrying a Nigerian.

The young man twitting from a handle, Jay@stand4jay.12h did not mince his words when he described the action taken by his family as ignorance and bigotry.

Liberia: United Nations Commend Sirleaf’s ‘Legacy Of Peace’.

The Head of UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL), Farid Zarif, has commended the outgoing President of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, for the prevailing peace in the former war-torn country.

Quick Sanchez Double Earns Wenger A Landmark Night.

Arsene Wenger celebrated another landmark night in his garlanded Premier League career as an Alexis Sanchez double inspired his Arsenal charges to a pulsating 3-2 win at Crystal Palace on Thursday.

China tests world’s first solar expressway.

China on Thursday opened a 1-km section of the world’s first solar expressway for testing.

Mum ties up her Four kids in viral Family Christmas photos.

A photo of a black mum in the United States who tied up her 4 kids in a family Christmas photo has gone viral.

Teens are vaping, not smoking. But is vaping safe?

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A massive new survey has found that a large number of teens in the U.S. are vaping far more than those who say they smoke cigarettes.

Grateful woman gives her stepfather the greatest Christmas gift he could ask for.

Candace Precious Terry is a 24-year-old from Georgia who just gave her stepfather the Christmas gift of a lifetime.

optical-illusion-maternity-photo-shoot of ‘pregnant’ man goes viral and has a really touching story behind it.

After a Kentucky couple suffered two heartbreaking miscarriages, they’re now spreading joy on the internet with their hilarious and mind-bending maternity photoshoot.

George Weah is elected president of Liberia as former Chelsea and Manchester City star celebrates landslide victory.

Former AC Milan, Manchester City and Chelsea striker George Weah has been elected president of Liberia.


Apart from Davido joining him on stage as they performed his single ‘FIA’ becoming one of the highlights of his concert ‘Wizkid The Concert’

DREAMS OF A white Christmas have turned into a nightmare

DREAMS OF A white Christmas have turned into a nightmare in the northeastern US city of Erie in Pennsylvania after a storm dumped a record-breaking five feet of snow in a 48-hour period, forcing officials to declare an emergency.

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Snow can turn Christmas time into the magical, winter holiday you might be hoping for. But so far this week, it appears much of the country will miss a white Christmas though some storms are in store for the weekend.

19-yr-old pregnant student who wrote her final college paper in labor earns an A, finishes with 3.5 GPA.

Nayzia, a 19-yr-old pregnant student who wrote her final college paper in the labour room, surprised us all with the grade she made.

How one boy went viral for making a selfless request.

One young boy has gone viral for making a selfless request rather than the usual Christmas wishes we are accustomed.

Gorgeous photos of Christmas trees and lights from around the world.

Christmas is here and people around the world are busy with their friends, family and loved ones.

Debbie Zelman, a ‘warrior’ who fought to find a cure for stomach cancer, dies at 50.

Shortly after her 40th birthday, the Davie attorney and mother of three was diagnosed with Stage IV stomach cancer, a particularly nasty form of cancer that has an overall relative survival rate of 31 per cent, according to the American Cancer Society.

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I-G Bans SARS From Conducting Stop And Search Operations.

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The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris has banned the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force from conducting a stop and search operations on roads except when necessary.

7th Wonder Of The World: Nick Vujicic and wife welcomes Twins daughters.

Austrian Pastor and motivational speaker, Nick Vujicic who was born with the Tetra-amelia syndrome, and his wife Kanae Miyahara are expecting a set of twin girls.

British passports will be navy blue after Brexit, says Home Office.

The return of the blue passport is being hailed as a victory by pro-Brexit MPs.
British passports issued after October 2019 will be dark blue and gold, replacing the burgundy model required under EU membership.

Queen of Dark: This 24-year-old South Sudanese model is as bold as she is beautiful.

Nyakim Gatwech's self-confidence is refreshing, especially at a time when people have major body image issues.

Nigeria Begins 48-Hour Visa Issuance At New York Consulate.

The Nigerian Consulate in New York has said that applicants for the Nigeria visa can now get it in 48 hours with the introduction of the issuance of the biometric visa.

6-year-old boy who reviews toys on YouTube makes $11M.

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A 6-year-old boy rakes in millions of dollars with his YouTube channel, where he reviews toys.

Indigenous people of Colombia fighting for their lands.

A green-and-red flag flew over a cluster of bamboo and tarpaulin tents on the frontline of an increasingly deadly struggle for land and the environment in Colombia’s Cauca Valley.

The kids' faces light up': Meet the Dubliners who go all-out to decorate their homes for Christmas.

HUGE AMOUNTS ARE spent lighting up the capital’s streets and department stores each December.

Do mall Santas have to undergo background checks?

PHOENIX-Taking a picture with Santa Claus is one of the most recognized holiday traditions. Parents watch as their children sit on Santa's lap telling him what they want for Christmas. But how do parents know if Santa is safe?

San Diego toddler found alone near liquor store at 2 a.m.

San Diego Police found someone strange wandering the streets.

Your Living Christmas Tree Could Be Crawling With Bugs.

“Oh, Christmas tree, Oh Christmas tree, you’re filled with lots of insects.” That isn’t exactly how the song goes but it could be the case.

Doctor Wrote His Name On His Scrub Cap – Now The Trend Is Saving Lives.

In the workforce, employees are always coming up with new ideas that can improve the quality of everyday work life.

Nigerian Nike Okundaye lectures at Harvard without a secondary school certificate.

A 65-year-old Nigerian batik and textile designer who is a respected lecturer at Harvard University is an international symbol.

Baby tragically dies after being left unsupervised with charging phone

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A couple has been left distraught and heartbroken after their baby girl was electrocuted while playing with a smartphone that was plugged in for charging.

Why do they bully?Celebrities rally in support of boy after video goes viral.

A YOUNG TENNESSEE boy has received thousands of messages of support after a video of him describing his experience of being bullied in school went viral.

At 230,000 acres, Thomas fire is now the fifth-largest wildfire in modern California history

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9 stunning entries to Sony's photography competition

There's a month left to enter the Sony World Photography Competition and to mark the occasion, Sony has released a selection of images that have been submitted so far.

Nigerian-born elite boxer who fought for England, faces deportation for illegal immigration.

Bilal Fawaz was detained at the Tinsley House Immigration Centre at Gatwick Airport in West Sussex in November.

Edinburgh ‘Sleep in the Park’ seeks £4m to fight homelessness

Thousands of people including Sir Bob Geldof will sleep out in freezing conditions in Scotland’s capital Edinburgh tonight to raise money to tackle homelessness.

Nigerian widow photoshops her late husband into family photos to celebrate his birthday

Nigerian widow photoshops her late husband into family photos to celebrate his birthday
A Nigerian widow celebrated her late husband's posthumous birthday in a rather unique way and it has touched Nigerians and others on social media.


‘superpowers’ has become an online sensation.

Nigerian woman awarded Member of the Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II.

Olufunke Abimbola-Akindolie a talented woman has made Nigeria proud after she was given an award of honour by the queen of England.

Endangered Pandas Are Being Followed With Tracking Devices.

Giant pandas, which are named as such to distinguish them from red pandas, can live between 20 and 30 years. Unlike other types of bears, pandas don’t hibernate during the winter.

These Alabama Moms Did A Photoshoot To Tear Down The Stigma Of Breastfeeding.

A group of Alabama mothers were tired of the shame thrown at mothers who breastfeed in public. So, they came together for a compelling photoshoot to tear down the stigma.

The legacy of Funmilayo Ransome Kuti;First woman to drive a car in Nigeria.

Do you know who the first woman to drive a car in Nigeria was? She was a politician, activist for the rights of women, guru and teacher; her revolutionary ideas changed the rights of Nigerian women forever!