• I lost my sight, thrown out of ABU as lecturer – Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant

    I lost my sight, thrown out of ABU as lecturer – Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant

    Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Disability Matters, Dr. Samuel Inalegwu Ode Ankeli, has recalled his ugly experience of how he was thrown out as a lecturer with Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria when he lost his sights.

    Speaking to newsmen in Kaduna, he observed that the physically challenged people in the country were not getting things easy, adding that they were not given the enabling environment to showcase their potentials.

    He noted, “You must know that my background is activism […]

  • Horrific Sight: Men pierce their Cheeks with Swords,Guns and other Dangerous Objects at a Festival in Asia (Photos)

    Horrific Sight: Men pierce their Cheeks with Swords,Guns and other Dangerous Objects at a Festival in Asia (Photos)

    Across Asia Chinese communities celebrate 2016 Taoist Nine Emoperor Gods vegetarian festival by piercing their cheeks with dangerous objects

    Photos from the event show followers pierce their bodies with an astonishing array of objects with butchers knives and firearms in the name of purification, while the Malaysian procession depicts devotees impaling their faces with four-metre spears.

    During the 9th lunar month of the Chinese calendar, devotees of the Chinese Shrine of Nine Emperor Gods, use swords, workshop tools, […]

  • Ramadan: Muslim Faithfuls to Sight Crescent by Sunset, June 5 – NASRDA

    Ramadan: Muslim Faithfuls to Sight Crescent by Sunset, June 5 – NASRDA

    According to reports, the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) said yesterday that the Crescent of this year’s Ramadan is expected to appear around sunset on Sunday, June 5, 2016.

    Muslims all over the country are required to commence the Ramadan after the crescent of Ramadan, the ninth lunar month, must have been sighted by at least one trustworthy Muslim. This means that if the crescent is sighted on the sunset of June 5, this year’s Ramadan fast will start […]