AssociationEventsNews

National Association of Nigerian Nurses in North America hosts 2017 Dallas Conference

Nigerian nurses in North America gathered in Dallas Texas for the 8th conference of the National Association of Nigerian Nurses in North America – NANNNA. The rapidly growing association has rotated its conference hosting city over the years with the 2017 edition falling in Dallas at the Westin DFW. Over …

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BirthdayEventsNews

Lara Daniels Akindebe 40th Birthday

Lara Daniels is a published author. As a wife, Mrs. Lara Akindebe is a loving mother, a passionate care giver, and a hardworking and focused individual. These are just a few of the attributes that family and guests expressed during the 40th birthday celebration in honor of Lara which held …

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EntertainmentHollywood

Tessa Thompson Talks “Thor: Ragnarok”

She plays Valkyrie, a fierce female warrior in the third installment of Marvel’s super hero film “Thor: Ragnarok” and despite being a newbie to the Marvel franchise, Thompson says she knew quite a bit about Thor and the Marvel Cinema Universe before she signed on to play the elite fighter. …

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EntertainmentHollywood

Terry Crews Stars in Comedy ‘Where’s the Money”

Create a bank break-in, sprinkle in a stash of stolen cash and throw in a black guy in an all-white fraternity and you’ve got the perfect list of ingredients for a laugh-out-loud comedy. The story is simple in “Where’s the Money,” which follows a broke South Central native (Andrew “King …

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AnniversaryEvents

25 years of Marital Bliss

It’s no secret that staying married for 25 years in today’s world is worth celebrating. For Festus and Maureen Madubuike, the silver jubilee of their marriage was worth celebrating. Close family and friends gathered at their modest McKinney residence to enjoy great hospitality. Not even the stormy forecast and eventual …

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AwardsNewsNigeria

ADB President Adesina receives $250K award, dedicates it to young farmers

The Governor of the State of Iowa USA, Kim Reynolds, has officially named President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, as the 2017 World Food Prize Laureate, on behalf of the World Food Prize Foundation. — “I am proud as the Governor of Iowa State to proclaim …

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EntertainmentEvents

6th Mister Africa International finals set for Nigeria

The 6th Mister Africa International finals will be held in Nigeria from the 27th of November to the 3rd of December, 2017 themed ‘ the African edition’. The past five editions have been held in London. The competition will kick off in the vibrant city of Ibadan in partnership with …

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ArtEntertainment

A Taste of Nigeria, Texas

The Air Hogs Stadium in Grand Prairie Texas once again played host to the 2017 edition of ‘A taste of Nigeria’ carnival. The Arispop entertainment company concept is an annual celebration of Nigeria that brings together vendors and entertainers in one arena. The 2017 edition featured a soccer match, musical …

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