Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing – First And Biggest African Owned Car Factory

Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing is an indigenous automobile  producing company in Nigeria owned by Chief Innocent Ifediaso Chukwuma of Uru-Umudim, Nnewi,  Anambra State.   In February 2007, Chief Innocent teamed up with some Chinese manufacturers in producing commercial vehicles and had it displayed during the International Auto Trade Fair held at Beverly Hills Hotel in 2009….

Looks We Love on African Women Celebrities and Style Stars.

With the ease of the lockdown in most African countries, celebrities and style stars continue the slay as they go out securing the bag. We can all agree that when African celebrities and top influencers go out, they do it with a unique creative look that is impossible to ignore. West African women! Irrespective of…

Byron Allen Acquires 11 Local TV Stations For $290 Million

Byron Allen, the CEO of Entertainment Studios and Allen Media Broadcasting, who also owns the Weather Channel, has added a new group of local TV stations to his portfolio. He recently purchased 11 small-market network affiliates from USA Television for a reported $290 million. “This is another milestone for our company,” Allen said in a statement….

Stephen A. Smith is Now the Highest-Paid Sportscaster on ESPN

Stephen A. Smith, a 51-year old sports television personality for ESPN, has recently signed a new 5-year contract with the network worth $8 million a year. That makes him the highest-paid sportscaster on the system. According to reports, Smith’s new contract beats the $6.5 million yearly contract that the GetUp! Host Mike Greenberg is being paid. As…

The male courtship dance of the wodaabe, where the women makes the pick.

        As opposed to the general practice in most African cultures where the woman gets to do pageantry, and the men get to choose their wives. The wodaabe tribe of the Fulani has a cultural practice where the men play the display, and the women get to pick their husbands. Interesting, right?…

Murder Story Of Captain Hadiza Lantana Oboh – Nigeria Airways’ First And Only Female Pilot (1959-1998)

Late Captain Hadiza Lantana Oboh was born in 1959 and murdered in cold blood, in 1998 and was the first and only female pilot for Nigeria Airways. Being a young lady, Hadiza Lantana lived alone in her house at 40A Bourdillion Road, Ikoyi, as a single woman. She was said to have everything at her…

If the Igbo Ekwensu is not the Christian Satan; who is Ekwensu?

To the modern-day Igbo person, Ekwensu is believed to be the Christian Satan, but in the Igbo cosmology, it’s not so and was never so.   The Igbos, natively called NDI IGBO, are the ethnic group that occupies the present-day south-central and southeastern Nigeria. They are among the largest ethnic groups in Africa and one…