As the clock ticks down to the Paris Olympics, all eyes are on Rhasidat Adeleke who is gunning to become the first Irish woman to win a gold medal in athletics. Born 29 August 2002 in Dublin to Nigerian parents from Oyo State, Adeleke has proven against all doubts that she has what it takes despite being a target of...

The shocking murder of a Black American woman, Sonya Massey by a white police officer has sparked widespread outcry online with the release of the body camera footage on Monday, July 23 which revealed events leading to the horrific scene. How it started It all started when 36-year-old Sonya Massey called 911 for help on July 6 regarding a possible...

Athlete, Tobi Amusan has been selected as Nigeria’s flag bearer for Paris Olympics opening ceremony. The 2024 Games will officially open with an opening ceremony on  Friday, July 26, 2024, This was confirmed in a statement released by Tony Nezianya, who will serve as the Press Attaché to the team. Earlier this year, Amusan set a world-leading time of 12.40...

Chidinma Adetshina, a Nigerian beauty queen in South Africa is currently facing criticism over her nationality. The xenophobic backlash comes after she made it to the top 16 at the ongoing Miss South Africa pageant. Some netizens have shared their displeasure that the 23-year-old with Nigerian roots made the top 16 adding that she’s not South African. Born in Soweto...

Congratulations are pouring in for popular food YouTuber, Sisi Yemmie as she welcomes twins. To the surprise of many, the mother of five made the announcement on social media sharing her pregnancy bump in a video on Sunday. She captioned it: Say hello to the latest Iya Ibeji and mom of 5…  The Gist is on Youtube   View this...

Didi Esther Walson-Jack has been appointed as the new Head of the Civil Service of the Federation by President Bola Tinubu. Her appointment was disclosed in a statement on Wednesday, July 17, and will take effect from August 14, 2024. She replaces Folashade Yemi-Esan. Here are things to know about her. 1. Didi Esther Walson-Jack was born in Port Harcourt,...

Beauty content creator and influencer, Dimma Umeh has shared photos from her civil wedding and they are indeed a sight to behold. The popular YouTuber revealed she tied the knot with her partner on June 27, 2024. Sharing the photos on Instagram on Wednesday, she wrote: 27.06.2024 💍✨ Got legally married to my lover last month. Everything was beautiful and...

The Paris 2024 Olympics is set to officially start with an opening ceremony on July 26, 2024. The Athletics Federation of Nigeria has released the list of 35 athletes comprising 17 men and 18 women that will represent the country in track and field events which is scheduled to hold from August 1 to 11th. Team Nigeria who are making...

It’s official! Nigeria’s Mayowa Nicholas will be a part of the cast for Victoria’s Secret 2024 Fashion Show. The top lingerie brand shared the news via their Instagram page with the caption: We’re excited to announce @mayowanicholas will officially be hitting the runway as a part of the 2024 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.     View this post on Instagram...

  Dr Chika Judith Abolle Okoyeagu, a lecturer has been named among the Top 50 Women in Engineering 2024 by the Women’s Engineering Society. Okoyeagu is a lecturer and Head of the Electronic and Electrical Engineering Department at Robert Gordon University. A statement via the University’s LinkedIn page while congratulating her reads: ”Dr. Abolle’s groundbreaking contributions to the field of...