Nigerian dancer Pinki Debbie breaks Guinness World individual dance record

22-year-old Nigerian dancer Odumewu Debbie, known as Pinki Debbie has broken the Guinness World Record for longest dance by an individual. She set a new record by going for 150 hours, approximately seven days. Debbie who is also an exhibitionist, and media influencer in the entertainment industry set out to beat the record held by… Read More Nigerian dancer Pinki Debbie breaks Guinness World individual dance record

Workers at Amazon’s Italy main center, warehouses in Germany plan to strike on Black Friday

Workers at Amazon’s main distribution hub in Italy are planning their first ever strike for Friday, trade unions said, while they are also striking at six warehouses in Germany, threatening to disrupt one of the year’s busiest shopping days. Like the rest of Europe, Italians in recent years have embraced the U.S. tradition of Black… Read More Workers at Amazon’s Italy main center, warehouses in Germany plan to strike on Black Friday

Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe granted immunity, assurance of safety

Zimbabwe’s former president Robert Mugabe was granted immunity from prosecution and assured that his safety would be protected in his home country as part of a deal that led to his resignation, sources close to the negotiations said on Thursday. Mugabe, who had led Zimbabwe from independence in 1980, stepped down on Tuesday after the… Read More Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe granted immunity, assurance of safety

EFCC releases former SGF Pius Anyim, seizes his passport

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has released former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Anyim Pius Anyim. The agency however, seized Anyim’s passport before he was allowed to leave on Tuesday. The former SGF was also instructed to report to the commission every two weeks and also return some of the… Read More EFCC releases former SGF Pius Anyim, seizes his passport

Uber data hack discovery likely to affect SoftBank deal

A newspaper advertisement for an Uber Technologies Inc stock sale was juxtaposed on Wednesday with a report that the ride-service provider had covered up a data hack – something of a metaphor for Uber, a company with boundless investor interest, but whose penchant for rule-breaking has led to a series of scandals. The stock sale… Read More Uber data hack discovery likely to affect SoftBank deal

Former U.S. prisoner of North Korea dies after being engulfed in flames

Police in San Diego are investigating the mysterious death of a man who made international headlines eight years ago when former U.S. President Jimmy Carter helped negotiate his release from North Korea. Aijalon Mahli Gomes was found engulfed in flames on Friday night in Mission Bay Park. An off-duty California Highway Patrol officer spotted him… Read More Former U.S. prisoner of North Korea dies after being engulfed in flames

Alibaba Set To Select Four Comedians For 2017/18 Spontaneity Contest

After selecting 8 contestants earlier in the year, Alibaba has announced the final audition for the last 4 in 2017. Alibaba’s Spontaneity is Nigeria’s first and only Comedy CSR. 12 comedians are selected every year to move to the grand finale – Alibaba’s January 1st Concert where they compete for spontaneity and comic prowess. Only… Read More Alibaba Set To Select Four Comedians For 2017/18 Spontaneity Contest