Shame, taboo, ignorance: Growing up intersex

Moments after giving birth in her rural Kenyan home, Wairimu faced a difficult choice: Deciding whether her baby would be a boy or a girl. The child had been born with ambiguous genitalia, displaying characteristics that are not clearly male

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Kemi Olunloyo fights dirty, confronts Dogara’s ‘private investigator’ over budget padding

US trained journalist, Kemi Olunloyo and SEGA L’éveilleur, a strategist and private investigator to speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara on Thursday, January 5, were in a war of word over the budget padding scandal. The issue which

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FRSC to use cameras to trace offenders – Corps Marshal

The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC),Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, on Thursday in Abuja said the agency would be using cameras to apprehend offenders. Oyeyemi, who made this known at the decoration ceremony of newly-promoted Deputy and Assistant Corps Marshals

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Wenger: Alexis wants to stay and we WILL find an agreement

Sanchez is out of contract in 18 months time but Wenger believes it is only a matter of time before the Chile star extends his deal  Arsene Wenger has revealed that Alexis Sanchez has told him he wants to remain

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God told me not to serve in Buhari’s govt for the first two years- Bakare

Tunde Bakare, pastor of the Latter Rain Assembly, says God instructed him not to serve in the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari in its first two years. Bakare, who was Buhari’s running mate in the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) during

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Ghana’s president-elect appoints Fani-Kayode’s ex-wife

Ghanaian president-elect, Nana Akufo-Addo, has appointed Saratu Atta as a personal assistant as he ramps up activities ahead of his inauguration Saturday. Ms. Atta, 53, is a former wife of Nigerian politician, Femi Fani-Kayode. She has served as an executive aide to Mr.

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Army rescues another Chibok girl, baby

Press Release Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE during investigation of arrested suspected Boko Haram terrorists discovered one of the abducted Chibok School girls, Rakiya Abubkar, with her six months old baby. According to preliminary investigation, it was discovered she is

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Patience Jonathan’s house raided but Police, EFCC ‘unaware’

Some men of the Nigeria police on Wednesday evening raided the family house of Patience Jonathan, former first lady, without a search warrant. A source, who confirmed the development to newsmen,  said the house is located at Igbeti Rock Street, Maitama,

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CSNAC invokes FOI, requests report on Saraki, Mark, others from CCB

The Civil Society Network Against Corruption (CSNAC), which is a coalition of over 150 anti-corruption organizations, has sent a Freedom of Information (FOI) request to the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), asking the Bureau for a comprehensive information on status

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18 months on, Saraki fails serial promises to disclose National Assembly budget

After 18 months in the saddle as President of the Senate and Chairman of the National Assembly, Bukola Saraki has refused to honour repeated promises to Nigerians to publicly disclose the details of the lawmakers’ budget. Mr. Saraki came to

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