Taiwan Parliament Legalises Same-sex Unions

Taiwan Parliament Legalises Same-sex Unions

Taiwan’s parliament has become the first in Asia to legalise same-sex marriage following a vote on Friday. Lawmakers debated three different bills to legalise same-sex unions and the government’s bill – the most progressive of the three – was passed. Hundreds of gay rights supporters gathered in the rain outside the court building in the […]

SPORTS FLAKES: HOW OVER WEIGHT COST OBISIA WORLD TITLE

SPORTS FLAKES: HOW OVER WEIGHT COST OBISIA WORLD TITLE

Soul Mamby Mamby of Jamaica was in Lagos to defend his world Welterweight boxing belt against Golden Gloves, Obisia Nwakpa, in 1981. It was like coming back home, there is so much between his country and Nigeria. There is Abeokuta in the Land of Reggae just like they have Calabar High School. And it turned […]

Buratai Accuses Politicians of Sponsoring Bandits, Kidnappers

Buratai Accuses Politicians of Sponsoring Bandits, Kidnappers

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Yusuf Buratai, has accused some politicians whom he described as “embittered” of being behind the rising activities of bandits in the country in their attempt to destabilise the country. According to him, the military had strong evidence against the politicians sponsoring banditry, kidnapping and other forms of criminal […]