Month: March 2015

AFTERMATH OF EBOLA SCARE – BUSH MEAT TAKES CENTRE-STAGE ONCE

On my way to an older cousin’s funeral in my village in Niger Delta Nigeria, i stopped by a bus stop along the Benin-Sapele-Warri highway where i was to be picked up by my parents and i was amazed at the sight of bushmeat displayed along the road. The quantity and number of traders indicated […]Read More

THE EMBARRASSING STATE OF REFUSE COLLECTION AND DISPOSAL IN BENIN

Refuse disposal and collection is a huge shame, disappointment and embarrassment in Benin City, the Edo State capital. Everywhere you go from the G.R.A to the slums, you are faced with improper packing of refuse at the side of people’s home. The government has been in a lingering imbroglio with private refuse disposal agencies saying […]Read More

CHELSEA HUMBLED OUT OF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE AS PSG, BAYERN, PORTO

Aggr. Shakhtar Donetsk 0 – 7 Bayern München Tue 17/02/15 Shakhtar Donetsk 0 – 0 Bayern München Wed 11/03/15 Bayern München 7 – 0 Shakhtar Donetsk Aggr. PSG 2 – 2 Chelsea Tue 17/02/15 PSG 1 – 1 Chelsea Wed 11/03/15 Chelsea E 2 – 2 PSG Aggr. Schalke 04 4 – 5 Real Madrid […]Read More

BOKO HARAM SHOWS VIDEO OF BEHEADING MEN THEY CLAIM ARE

A still image from a Boko Haram video appears to show the run up to the beheading of two men accused of spying. Kano, Nigeria (CNN)Boko Haram, the Islamist extremist group already blamed for numerous horrific attacks in West Africa, posted a graphic video online Monday showing the apparent beheadings of two men who the […]Read More