WASSCE’s digital cheating demands severe action

MALPRACTICE reached a new low in the 2018 West African Senior School Certificate Examination when answers to questions were uploaded to candidates in the hall through digital platforms. Such platforms were earlier widely advertised with...

FIFA meets with top clubs over $25bn investors offer

Berlin – The ruling body FIFA has met with seven leading clubs including Real Madrid and Manchester United to discuss a 25-billion dollar offer from investors for a revamped Club World Cup and a new...

MTNFears US Decision on Iran May Affect Cash Repatriation from Irancell

  MTN Group (MTNJ.J) said on Wednesday that US President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the Iran nuclear accord may limit the South African telecoms firm’s ability to repatriate cash from MTN Irancell, sending...

Vodafone: Bought Liberty Global assets for 18.4 bn euros

British telecommunications giant Vodafone agreed Wednesday to buy a raft of US cable giant Liberty Global’s European activities for 18.4 billion euros ($21.9 billion), which it said would catapult it into being the largest operator...

4 Ways to Deal with an Elder Who Steps Out of Line!

As a child, my grandfather would graciously let out a loud stinky fart while engaging me in a conversation or even during a meal, then ask me to thank him for it…and I actually would!...

Show them the Right Way to Act

I was headed to camp ground one Saturday morning and decided to join the free buses. On getting to the pick-up point at Yaba there was an expected long queue. I went to the last...

When You Steal a Writer’s Art…

You are unable to find  sleep; something makes it evade you. You cannot say what it is, you just know you need to write. It’s a longing, an itch. To tell it as it is...

Find Your Happiness

The first time I heard Beyonce‘s Pretty Hurtsit spoke to me. It became one of my favourite songs instantly. The lyrics were so deep, they basically spelt out society perceptions and the problems within what society sees...

6 Big, Divorce-Proofing Talks To Have Before Getting Married

It may not be the sexiest way to spend a Saturday night, but discussing big-ticket relationship issues like family planning, money and monogamy could be the best way for couples to stave off a future...

The Upside of Other Parents and Their Kids

Here’s a headline for the end of your week — “What parenting has taught me: hell is other people’s children.” This one comes via the Guardian, where yesterday writer Emma Brockes explained “the worst thing about...