Buhari Congratulate Obasanjo at NOUN’s Convocation Ceremony

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former president Olusegun Obasanjo for bagging a doctorate degree at the National Open University (NOUN). Buhari, who was the visitor at 7th Convocation of NOUN on Saturday in Abuja, described Obasanjo as the “Father of Open and Distance Education in Nigeria.’’ Obasanjo, who was among …

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US Government officially Shutdown

The US Government has officially shutdown at midnight Friday following the inability by the Republican and Democratic senators to reach a compromise on the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) programme and build a wall along the Mexican border. Congress also failed to reach an agreement to a limit …

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Igbo Language School opens in Germany

The Christian Igbo Professionals Network (CIPN) has founded an Igbo language school in Frankfurt, Germany, African Courier reports. The school’s opening ceremony was held on Saturday, with its aim to afford Africans born and bred in the diaspora the opportunity to learn their mother-tongue. In a press statement signed by Stanley Okoli …

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Drake releases “God’s Plan” and “Diplomatic Immunity” | Listen

Canadian rapper Drake has released two songs titled – God’s Plan and Diplomatic Immunity, the rapper earlier posted on his Instagram that the songs would be available at midnight. The two songs are labeled on the service as part of a project called Scary Hours. The tracks follow his previously released song “Signs” which arrived in June …

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Ed Sheeran Announces Engagement on Instagram

Ed Sheeran announces engagement on Instagram to his girlfriend Cherry Seaborn. The Grammy-winning singer posted a picture of the two on his Instagram page Saturday morning (Jan. 20) saying the two got engaged right before the new year. He said they are “very happy and in love” and that their “cats …

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Alexis Sanchez left out of Arsenal as United set to seal deal

Alexis Sanchez was left out of the Arsenal squad for Saturday’s match against Crystal Palace as the Chilean forward inches closer to joining Manchester United. Sanchez is set to move to United in a blockbuster deal that will reportedly make him the Premier League’s highest paid player. On Friday, it …

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