Isa Funtua, not a press freedom warrior || Inside Stuff
Today, on ‘Inside Stuff,' multi-award-winning columnist and Executive Head of The Guardian's Editorial Board, Martins Oloja, talks about the late Isa Funtua, not a press freedom warrior.
Nigeria's only female fighter jet pilot, Tolulope Arotile, dead, NAF says she was hit by an “excited friend” ,New York Police hunt for killer of Gokada CEO Fahim Saleh
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Wednesday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Thursday.
19-year-old activist, Oluwatoyin found dead in Florida
A 19-year-old Black Lives Matter activist from Florida has been found dead one week after she went missing. Tallahassee police found the bodies of Oluwatoyin "Toyin" Salau, along with 75-year-old Victoria Sims, on Saturday. Their deaths are being investigated as homicides.
Nigerians, Cameroonians clash ‘over beer price’ in Dubai
Earlier in the week, two persons were feared dead following a clash over the price of beer between some Cameroonian and Nigerian traders in the Emirati city of Dubai.
Eniola Badmus slammed for ‘giveaway fee’, Pres. Buhari’s lockdown ease stirs controversy and more
Violet Johnson returns this week with the top four stories that made our week:
Olakunle Churchill sues Tonto Dikeh for 500 Million Naira and many more
Violet Johnson return this week with the top four stories that made our week. Pastor Adeboye's Marriage Advice Stirs Controversy Again Olakunle Churchill Sues Tonto Dikeh For 500 Million Naira 'Whitney Houston' To Go On Tour 8 Years After Her Death Pop Smoke Shot Dead In US Home
Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas dead at 103
American cinema giant Kirk Douglas died on Wednesday aged 103. His death at his family home in Beverly Hills was confirmed by his son Michael Douglas.
Living with the dead: Ayobo residents appeal to govt to construct cemetery fence
A cemetery threatens to sack them from their homes. Temitope Bademosi reports that residents of Legacy road and Wonderland Estate, Amule, Ayobo, Lagos are appealing to the government to save them from a looming epidemic.
UK truck victims were Chinese: reports
Police have confirmed that the 39 people found dead in a truck were Chinese nationals. The revelation comes after three properties were raided in Northern Ireland.
Remembering Fela Anikulapo Kuti
Today marks 22 years since musical icon, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, passed on. Well known for pioneering the Afrobeat genre, especially with his provocative music, Fela was a multi-instrumentalist, humans rights activist, political maverick, and revolutionary who was never afraid to stand up for his beliefs.