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The Shocking Story of Betrayal and Police Brutality

A few days ago, a member of the Nigerian Police, Aliyu Giwa, via his twitter account, gave a narration of police brutality and betrayal you never saw coming. Check out his tweets and follow the story he narrates below.

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Angelina Jolie ‘offered to act as a honeytrap in secret plan to snare notorious Ugandan warlord Joseph Kony

Angelina Jolie offered to act as a “honeytrap” in a secret plan to help snare a notorious Ugandan warlord, according to leaked documents. The actress was said to have hatched a plot with the International Criminal Court’s then-chief prosecutor to help catch guerilla leader Joseph Kony, who was the focus ...

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George R.R. Martin-Produced Series of Nnedi Okorafor’s ‘Who Fears Death’ Set At HBO

HBO is moving forward with Who Fears Death, an upcoming drama series in development that will be executive produced by author George R.R. Martin of Game of Thrones fame and former HBO President Michael Lombard. It was announced a couple of months ago that HBO was in the early stages ...

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“Nobody is born hating another person…” The Things They Tweet

Here’s a great example of the stark difference between the current American presidency and the last: in the wake of Trump’s horrific response to the Charlottesville tragedy, where he condemned “both sides” as responsible for the violence that occurred at a white supremacist, Neo-Nazi rally in Charlottesville, Barack Obama tweeted ...

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“Gay culture is harming straight men,” heterosexual blogger laments

Is the acceptance and promotion of LGTBQ culture harming straight men? According to right-wing blogger Ben Bera, the answer is a resounding YES! “I’m here to talk about how gay rights and the acceptance of gay culture in the mainstream is harming men on a personal level,” Bera writes in ...

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‘Game Of Thrones’ Breaks Viewership Record Despite HBO Leak

With a battle royal for control of the Seven Kingdoms, a scorched army and an injured dragon, Sunday’s Game of Thrones was a visual feast that was rewarded with an all-time viewership high despite the widespread hack of HBO and an unrelated leak of the episode last week. With an ...

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My Fairy Godmother Story Is Now On Okadabooks

You know the Cinderella story, right? You know how Disney told it to you people as some famous love story, filled with magic and romance? Well, what Disney didn’t tell you is that the Fairy Godmother was a pimp. Simple and short! You wanna know the true story? Check it ...

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Christians demand that Facebook create a cross reaction emoji

Christians are demanding Facebook add a cross alongside the temporary Pride emoji. Though some people have been particularly happy about Facebook introducing a rainbow flag emoji in celebration of Pride month, others aren’t so much. And it would seem that some Christians feel left out because they don’t have an ...

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Why Are Nigerians So Obsessed With People Getting Married?

Seriously though, why has it gotten to that stage where getting married now feels like you’re proving something to society? 

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“When Everybody Is Fighting Everybody, There’s No Progress.” Ifeanyi Orazulike in a new interview

As you all know, the Bisi Alimi Foundation was in Lagos in February to launch “Not Dancing to Their Music”, a report on the impact of homophobia, biphobia and transphobia on the LGBT community in Nigeria. Following the eye-opening panel at the event, Absalom and Pink Panther caught up with ...

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