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Female Nigerian marries lesbian partner in US

Female Nigerian marries lesbian partner in US

A Nigerian lesbian woman, 53-year-old Moji Solar-Percy, walked down the aisle with her American ‘wife’ on Tuesday in the US, celebrating the freedom that she would not have had in Nigeria. Solar-Percy, a real estate mogul, runs a company, Solar Worldwide Realty Inc. in Staten Island, New York. She gushed about her love for the

You’re a lazy artist despite all your gifts, Blackface blasts 2baba again

Ahmedu Augustine Obiabo, an artiste popularly known as Blackface, has unleashed yet another scathing attack on his former bandmate and collaborator, 2baba Idibia. The former Plantashun Boiz member took to Instagram on Thursday to label the ‘African Queen’ singer a “lazy artiste”. He accused 2baba of sabotaging his career in the music industry, saying he

New hands for rural women

By Bob Majirioghene Etemiku We thought they wouldn’t show up. But the women and youth of this church, the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pyankasa Village, Abuja did and they came in their numbers. Most cannot read, cannot write, and that perhaps was what was uppermost in my mind….their minds as well. If someone cannot

Corps member dies in Bayelsa boat mishap

A member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Bayelsa lost his life in a boat accident, which occurred in Okpotuwari community in Southern Ijaw local government area of Bayelsa, on Thursday. NAN quoted sources as saying the deceased, drowned after the canoe he boarded capsized. Tontiemote Yeiyei, a resident of the community, said

NLC mourns departed colleague

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has expressed sadness over the death of Comrade Henry Odugala, General Secretary of the Radio Television and Theatre Arts Workers Union (RATTAWU). The NLC in a statement on Friday signed by its General Secretary, Dr. Peter Ozo-Eson, described the late unionist as a star whose humility was unmistakeable. “He was