The Billionaire Chef, Tolu Eros tells the African food story, one course at a time in Eko Re

The biggest and largest culinary exposition is set to take place in a picturesque setting of whimsical displays of zesty culinary techniques, gastronomic intelligence, musical entertainment and storytelling curated by popular Lagos chef, Tolu Eros, aka The Billionaire Chef, exclusively for the finest palettes and connoisseurs. This festival of palettes called “Eko Re”, loosely translated… Read More The Billionaire Chef, Tolu Eros tells the African food story, one course at a time in Eko Re

Chidi Nwaogu nominated as Techpreneur of the Year at 2021 FOYA Awards

Chidi Nwaogu, serial tech entrepreneur and co-founder at Publiseer and Savvy, has been nominated as Techpreneur of the Year at the 2021 FOYA Awards, an annual awards ceremony since 2016, which was conceived to serve the strategic objective to retain, reward, and recognize high-quality entrepreneurs and SMEs in Africa. Chidi Nwaogu is the co-founder and… Read More Chidi Nwaogu nominated as Techpreneur of the Year at 2021 FOYA Awards

Champion and family man, Kamaru Usman shares an unforgettable CSR experience, feeds 1000 children

UFC welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman who touched down in Abuja a few days ago, has been engaged in a beehive of activities including media rounds and general Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities aimed at giving back to his country of birth. The Auchi, Edo State-born professional mixed martial artist who explained that giving back was… Read More Champion and family man, Kamaru Usman shares an unforgettable CSR experience, feeds 1000 children

U.S. blacklists Guatemalan lawmaker Boris España Cáceres for corruption

The United States on Thursday banned Guatemalan lawmaker Boris España Cáceres and his immediate family from entering the U.S. due to “his involvement in significant corruption,” the State Department said. The sanctions stem from alleged bribery and “interfering with public processes” in ways that undermined the stability of Guatemala’s democratic government, State Department spokesperson Ned… Read More U.S. blacklists Guatemalan lawmaker Boris España Cáceres for corruption

Botswana unearths third largest diamond in the world

A 1,098 carat diamond believed to be the third largest gem-quality stone ever to be mined, has been discovered in Botswana, according to a joint venture between Anglo American’s De Beers and the government. The stone was presented to President Mokgweetsi Masisi on Wednesday by Debswana Diamond Company’s acting managing director Lynette Armstrong. It is… Read More Botswana unearths third largest diamond in the world

Hong Kong police raid pro-democracy tabloid Apple Daily over national security law

Five hundred Hong Kong police officers sifted through reporters’ computers and notebooks at pro-democracy tabloid Apple Daily on Thursday, the first case in which authorities have cited media articles as potentially violating the national security law. Around dawn, police arrested five executives of the newspaper, and officers were later seen sitting at computers in the… Read More Hong Kong police raid pro-democracy tabloid Apple Daily over national security law

Former Zambian President Kenneth Kaunda dies at 97

Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia’s founding president who led his country for 27 years and championed Africa’s struggles against apartheid and HIV/AIDS, has died at the age of 97. “KK”, as he was popularly known, was being treated for pneumonia at the Maina Soko Medical Centre, a military hospital in Lusaka. “On behalf of the entire nation… Read More Former Zambian President Kenneth Kaunda dies at 97

Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo returns to country following decade of exile

Ivory Coast’s former president Laurent Gbagbo, ousted during a civil war in 2011 and acquitted of war crimes in The Hague, flew home on Thursday from a decade in exile as thousands took to the streets to welcome him. Gbagbo touched down in Ivory Coast’s main city of Abidjan late in the afternoon on a… Read More Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo returns to country following decade of exile