• In Celebration of Barbados Independence Day, Rihanna welcomes Prince Harry (Photos)

    In Celebration of Barbados Independence Day, Rihanna welcomes Prince Harry (Photos)

    Singer, Rihanna welcomed Prince Harry in Barbados for their Independence Day celebration.

    He visited a children’s home in Barbados after the celebration. Prince Harry met some of the children who call Nightingale home, learning about the support available from members of staff, and officially opening two of the Home’s recently renovated

  • See Olajumoke Orisaguna’s Lovely Independence Day Photo

    See Olajumoke Orisaguna’s Lovely Independence Day Photo

    Olajumoke looks totally adorable in this independence day photo shared by popular photographer, TY Bello as Nigeria celebrated her 56th independence.

    Nigerian model, Olajumoke Orisaguna looks totally amazing in a low-cut hair as she celebrated Nigeria’s 56th Independence day in style. The bread-seller turned celebrity looked totally calm with a long slim feather to her ear.

    The independence day photo was shared by TY Bello who wrote: “Happy Independence Day Nigeria . May we add new feathers .. Let it be […]

  • Zahra Buhari celebrates independence day with the less privileged in Abuja (Photos)

    Zahra Buhari celebrates independence day with the less privileged in Abuja (Photos)

    To celebrate Independence, daughter of President Buhari, Zahra Buhari, who is the Ambassador of Ace charity, joined other members of her team to distribute medicines, milk, clothes, shoes and other items to the less privileged at Guzape village in Abuja.

    To celebrate Independence, daughter of President Buhari, Zahra Buhari, who is the Ambassador of Ace charity, joined other members of her team to distribute medicines, milk, clothes, shoes and other items to the less privileged at Guzape village in

  • President Buhari, VP Osinbajo, Saraki, others at Independence day celebration in Aso Rock (Photos)

    President Buhari, VP Osinbajo, Saraki, others at Independence day celebration in Aso Rock (Photos)

    Pesident Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President Bukola Saraki, ex-Military leader Abdulsalami Abubakar, Ex-vice president Alex Ekwueme and others participated in the 56th Independence Anniversary Presidential Change of Guards Parade which held in Aso Rock, Abuja this morning to commemorate the independence day celebration.

    Pesident Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President Bukola Saraki, ex-Military leader Abdulsalami Abubakar, Ex-vice president Alex Ekwueme and others participated in the 56th Independence Anniversary Presidential Change of Guards Parade which held in Aso […]

  • 1St October Is Not Nigerian Independence? (A Must Read)

    1St October Is Not Nigerian Independence? (A Must Read)

    States and settlements existed in Nigeria long before the illegal slavery and invasion of the West into the West Africa.

    Edo Empire was one of the oldest and one of the highly established states in West Africa since eleventh century, and it had organised social institutions. This later expanded to form the Oduduwa kingdom.

    The Songhai Empire was the largest independent state in the history of Africa then, and it existed in 15th and 16th century.

    This empire spanned across the northern and […]

  • President Buhari’s 56th Independence Day Speech (Full Text)

    President Buhari’s 56th Independence Day Speech (Full Text)

    Today – 1st October is a day of celebration for us Nigerians. On this day, 56 years ago our people achieved the most important of all human desires – freedom and independence. We should all therefore give thanks and pray for our founding fathers without whose efforts and toil we would not reap the bounties of today.

    I know that uppermost in your minds today is the economic crisis. The recession for many individuals and families is real. For some It […]

  • P-Square’s kids in traditional outfits for Independence day celebration at school (Photos)

    P-Square’s kids in traditional outfits for Independence day celebration at school (Photos)

    Peter Okoye’s daughter Aliona and Paul’s son Andre pictured together in traditional outfits for an Independence day celebration at their school.

    Peter Okoye’s daughter Aliona and Paul’s son Andre pictured together in traditional outfits for an Independence day celebration at their

  • Actor IK Ogbonna, wife & son loved up as they spend a day at the beach

    Actor IK Ogbonna, wife & son loved up as they spend a day at the beach

    The  beautiful couple pictured kissing and having a good time at the beach where they spent their Independence Day yesterday with their son. See more photos

  • Jonathan spent N64bn on independence anniversaries – El-Rufai says

    Jonathan spent N64bn on independence anniversaries – El-Rufai says

    Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari for budgeting N70m for the Independence Day anniversary.

    El-Rufai noted in a Facebook post on Thursday that under former President Goodluck Jonathan, the Federal Government spent billions every year on Independence Day.

    He noted that between 2011 and 2014, Jonathan spent over N64bn celebrating Independence Day.

    Curiously, in 2010 Jonathan budgeted N10bn for Nigeria’s golden jubilee celebration.

    He wrote, “This is the APC/PMB change we voted for. Independence anniversary expenditure for the past five […]

  • Ex-Manschester United Players: Rio Ferdinard wishes Nigeria a happy Independence

    Ex-Manschester United Players: Rio Ferdinard wishes Nigeria a happy Independence

    The ex-Manchester United players,  wished us a Happy Independence Day! Good of