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Wladimir Klitschko and Dick Tiger: Boxing, Nationalism and the Lessons of History

By Adeyinka Makinde

Dick Tiger (Left) pictured in 1968 in the army uniform of the rebel Republic of Biafra, and Wladimir Klitschko draped in the flag of Ukraine… 5,227 more words


Is The Nigerian Hospitality Industry Attractive?

The hospitality industry can be categorized under the service industry and refers to the provision of lodging services, restaurants, event planning, theme parks, transpor-tation, cruise line, and additional fields within the tourism industry. 538 more words

Knowing Nigeria - The Governance Structure of Nigeria

Nigeria is a federal republic that has 36 self-governing states as well as the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja. As the most populous country in Africa, with an estimated population of 170 million people, 250+ different ethnic groups, and a near-even religious split into two of the world’s major religions – Christianity and Islam. 1,560 more words


20 Killed As Islamic Extremists Rampage In Nigeria

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Suspected Islamic militants have struck for a fourth time in three days in Nigeria, killing 20 people including a traditional ruler in attacks in the northeast, local government and security officials said Wednesday. 857 more words


Hello Nollywood: how Nigeria became Africa's biggest economy overnight

As seen on The Guardian

Nigeria’s GDP has been revised up by 89%. Here are five things this tells us about the finances of Africa’s most populous nation… 742 more words


Nigeria's history problem needs the light from Half of a Yellow Sun

As seen on The Guradian

We Nigerians must deal with our fear of examining the civil war and the wrongs of the past. Biyi Bandele’s new film is a step forward… 717 more words