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Author: Oluwamayowa Idowu

Always grumpy. Old enough.

WHEN BEING EDUCATED IS NOT ENOUGH

On the Sunday after Nigeria won her first World Cup game since 1998, my brother and I were quite cheesed…

Introducing… Marika Grasso and the Butcher Boys Collection

Find below pictures from Designer, Marika Grasso’s debut collection; When we asked her on the inspiration behind the collection, she…

Custodian Editorial: What does Spain’s poor World Cup signify?

One of the flaws with doing the ThinkTank posts is that it could diminish one’s authority as knowledgeable on a…

Video: Michelle Williams w/ Beyonce & Kelly Rowland

The video to Michelle Williams’ Nigerian Gospel derivative single, ‘Say Yes’ is here. She’s joined by old bandmates, Beyonce Knowles…

The Anelka Legacy

Patrick Vieira won the ball and headed it to Ray Parlour. The ‘Romford Pele’ took a look up and played…

MNEK- Wrote A Song About You

British- Nigerian singer, MNEK releases the official first single off his debut album. Titled “Wrote a Song About You”, it…

Unforgettable World Cup Moments: Rashidi Yekini at USA 1994

USA 1994 marked Nigeria’s World Cup debut. The West Africans won hearts with their style of play and teeming fans.…

Obituary: Dora Akunyili (1954-2014)

Dora Nkem Akunyili; Pharmacist, Public Administrator, Educator and Politician passed away in India on the 7th of June 2014, weeks…

Unforgettable World Cup Moments: Carlos Alberto’s wondergoal vs Italy at Mexico 70

There are some moments that defy understanding and societal expectations. During these moments, time stills. The impossible becomes possible. Ronaldinho,…

Unforgettable World Cup Moments: Phillip Lahm opens the 2006 World Cup

When Germany hosted the 2006 World Cup, much was expected of them. They had been runners up in 2002 and…

Unforgettable World Cup Moments: Nigeria beats Spain at France 98

The years leading to France 98 had been turbulent for the Nigerian team. They were unable to defend their African…

Unforgettable World Cup Moments: Roberto Baggio’s penalty miss at USA 94

A World Cup is not a World Cup if there’s no penalty heartbreak. In 1994, Roberto Baggio the finest No.…

Obasanjo criticizes Jonathan for response to Chibok kidnapping

Former President Obasanjo was recently interviewed by Bloomberg TV. In the interview, he insinuates that President Jonathan was slow to …

Graduate Fashion Week: Instituto Maragoni Showcase

It’s Graduation Season. The graduating class of Instituto Maragoni showcased pieces from their collections. The Designers featured were: Marika Grasso…

Unforgettable World Cup Moments: Senegal shock France at Korea/Japan 2002

Each World Cup tends to see an African team shine. In 2002, it was the turn of Senegal. Led by…