Africa: Masaba, Super Polygamist Who Married 97 Wives, is Dead

Masaba, Super Polygamist Who Married 97 Wives, is Dead Fame comes in many ways. For Mohammed Bello Masaba, the Bida, Niger State-based Islamic cleric who died at the weekend, his rise to global prominence was linked to marriage to 97 wives, an unprecedented nuptial liberty which attracted attention worldwide. Reports put the time of his death at 11:00 am on […]

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Africa: I’m glad Nigerians are getting married to Chinese —Lagos China Town founder Lu Lu Jackson

CHINESE citizen, Lu Lu, better known as Jackson, first came to Nigeria in 1986 on the invitation of a prominent Nigerian businessman and politician. Thirty years on, Jackson has literally adopted Nigeria as his country. Apart from being the head of the Chinese community in Lagos, his effort to recreate China in Nigeria with the founding of the popular China […]

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Africa Marriage: In my next life, I will marry a soldier … if he is my Thomas

By KODILINYE OBIAGWU, and LAWRENCE NJOKU, Mrs. Victoria Aguiyi-Ironsi, widow of the first military Head of State, Major General Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe Aguiyi-Ironsi will never consider any of her sons join partisan politics or the armed forces. Ahead of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of the general on July 29, she spoke with the South East Bureau Chief, KODILINYE […]

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