November 18, 2017

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Halleluya! There is now a cure for Selfie addiction?- Emeka Nwolisa

Let’s talk about selfie! Millions of selfies are uploaded worldwide each day on diverse social media platforms. With it comes tons of ‘likes’, ‘shares...

Enterprises can motivate young people and help close the STEM skills chasm – Adetola Salau

Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam I once worked at a clothes plant; where they made des...

Have you ever been robbed in traffic? I have. – Peju Akande

I’ve been robbed in traffic. And five years after, I still live in trauma from that nasty experience. It doesn't help that since then, I have seen oth...

l love Nigerian English no be lie – Abiodun Kuforiji Nkwocha

It hasn’t always been so. I learnt how to speak and write proper Queen’s English growing up. I also read a lot. I had a good grasp/understanding of th...

How is Buhari different from other politicians?-Niran Adedokun

All through last week, I couldn’t stop hoping that Nigerians will soon wake up from their hypnotistic power of hero-worship and realise that our curre...

Help, we are addicted to our phones? – Lucia Edafioka

A few weeks ago, I sent an email to a middle-aged woman with: ‘PFA, thanks, Lucia.’ She didn’t reply the mail. Instead she called me. ‘Madam, what is...

Layta to Govano ElRufa’i – Viola Okolie

Diya Govano, Ai kwom por opis las mon' na him ai hiya say dem wan geeb us eegzaminayshor. Wai wai wai, abeg iskuzz mai manners pess. Ai sorfohs to gri...

Password wahala – Emeka Nwolisa

These days everyone carries a smart phone. Palasa phones are no longer ebeano . Well, dem don try too. The only constant thing like they say is change...

Catch them young with STEM Education – Adetola Salau

Don’t just teach your kids to read, teach them to question what they read. Teach them to question everything. George Carlin One question that I have r...

Big anti-Mugabe march in Harare and demonstration in London (Thezimbabwean)

Plans for a Solidarity March in support of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces in removing Mugabe are at an advanced stage. Saturday 18th of November has been...

UPP’s Chidoka insists electorate alone must decide (Guardian)

The candidate of the United Progressives Party (UPP), Chief Osita Chidoka, has appealed to authorities to ensure the will of the electorate prevailed...

Dogara seeks regional synergy against money laundering, terrorism financing (Guardian)

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has advocated a regional collaboration against money laundering and terrorism financing. He ma...

* Robert Mugabe makes post-coup appearance but where is his wife, ‘Gucci Grace’? (Nbcnews)           * Anambra poll: Awka remains calm, traffic-free (Punch)

SABINEWS EVENING NEWS UPDATE NOVEMBER 17, 2017   Robert Mugabe makes post-coup appearance but where is his wife, ‘Gucci Grace’? (Nbcnews) The wor...

Evans accuses prison officials of starving him (Tribune)

Suspected kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans, on Friday raised an alarm that prison authorities for three days in a row, ha...

Ali ‘Fight Doctor’ Pacheco dead at age 89 (Guardian)

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali’s physician and cornerman, “Fight Doctor” Ferdie Pacheco, died Thursday at his home in Miami, his family announced. He was...

Fighting salt and sugar cravings with spicy food (CNN)

There's no magic pill that will cure you of your cravings. But there is something that may help the effort, and it's all-natural. Research has shown t...

Helicopter and plane collide mid-air near Buckinghamshire manor house (Metro)

A helicopter and plane have crashed mid-air in Buckinghamshire. Fatalities are feared following the incident, after police said that crash investigato...

Anambra guber: INEC commences distribution of electoral materials (Tribune)

The Independent National Electoral Commission in Anambra State has commenced the distribution of sensitive electoral materials to local government are...

Anti-LGBT lawmaker resigns after being ‘caught having sex with man in his office’ (Independent)

An Ohio lawmaker who routinely touted his Christian faith and anti-LGBT views has resigned after being caught having sex with a man in his office. Wes...

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Big anti-Mugabe march in Harare and demonstration in London (Thezimbabwean)

Plans for a Solidarity March in support of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces in removing Mugabe are at an advanced stage. Saturday 18th of Novembe...

UPP’s Chidoka insists electorate alone must decide (Guardian)

The candidate of the United Progressives Party (UPP), Chief Osita Chidoka, has appealed to authorities to ensure the will of the electorate...