Category: Africa

The Kaftan Gang

Gone are the days when male fashion was unidimensional. Now the short kaftan /tunic confer instant class on men. The ‘caftan’ as it was formally spelt derives its origin from ancient Mesopotamia.  Today this not so new trend has found its way into the African man’s wardrobe, but what is interestingly new about it thus…

Why FCT is littered with abandoned houses- NIESV

By Caleb Ayansina The new President of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers NIESV, Bolarinwa Patunola-Ajayi has said that the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, is littered with unoccupied buildings, because majority of them are proceeds of corruption. He called on the federal government to be serious in introducing property tax to address housing…

Nigerian National Assembly softpedals, reaches truce with Presidency on 2016 Budget Row

According to Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor of Vanguard Newspaper, Nigeria. At Abuja—After a week long face-off between the Presidency and the National Assembly, indications emerged, last night, that the lawmakers had soft-pedaled on their tough stance by accepting to review the budget. Vanguard learned that the change of heart by the legislators, who had…

WHY NIGERIANS MUST STAND WITH BUHARI…

Interview: Mustapha Ramalan the National Coordinator and Yemi Saka intervieing being interviewed by TSPUK Team. See the interview bellow To many Nigerians, it was just another hash tag on Social Media. Then came the billboards and announcement of an affirmation march against corruption. The #istandwithbuhari has also been trending on twitter for a lot reasons which prompted our reporter…