“You expected the West London Boys to come to the college in force for a violent confrontation”: Full sentencing remarks of boys directly involved in the murder of Sofyen

A judiciary report has revealed the extent a gang of youths went to kill 15 year old Sofyen in the space of 12 seconds during a rush hour evening on the 25th March 2010. The report which was published online, were the remarks made by His Honour Judge Christopher Moss QC during the sentencing of […]

How Santan Dave’s brother is turning his life around in prison, years after killing Sofyen Belamouadden

In 2008, Christoper Omoregie took part in the killing of a 15 year old boy. The knife used to stab the young Sofyen was later found in Christopher’s bag, resulting in the life sentence in received at the Old Bailey, with instructions to serve at least 18 of those years in jail. His youngest brother, […]

Santan Dave’s brother, Christopher has jail sentence reduce by a small margin based on ‘good behaviour’

Christopher Omoregie, 28, who is serving jail time for murder has had his minimum reduced from life imprisonment. The elder brother of music star Dave was one of three teenagers found guilty of murdering 15-year-old Sofyen Belamouadden at a Victoria Tube station in 2010. Sofyen had been

“Dangerous offender” Kayode Badejo is jailed 11 years for a fight that saw Andre Bent killed

A 20 year old British Nigerian has been sentenced to 11 years in jail for his part in a huge fight that saw a 21 year old killed two years ago. Kayode Badejo stabbed Rheo Lawrence with a knife during the early hours of August 25 2019 after a concert held by grime artist, MoStack, […]

Burial of UK-based Nigerian, Bolanle Aworetan shot dead along Lagos/Ibadan expressway held in Lagos

A UK based Nigerian lady who had gone to bury her mother and subsequently killed by alleged bandits has been buried. Bolanle was said to have hosted guests and loved ones at the Civic Centre in Victoria Island, Lagos some weeks ago to celebrate her mother’s life. According to Sahara Reporters, the beautiful lady was […]

Video: Heart-breaking moment a school girl was rescued from child predator, Kadian Nelson

An 11 year old vulnerable school girl was saved from a pedophile in Mitcham, South London, England. In a video trending on social media, a young man now known to be 26 year old Kadian Nelson is seen holding the young girl firmly and hurryingly ushering her away. The video was filmed by a young […]

Proof of #LekkiMassacre? Ireland based Nigerian woman says her son died at the Lagos Protest[Video]

A lady is in mourning after she discovered her son, Anthony, died at the #LekkiMassacre. The lady who came out on Facebook live, condemned Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and the other politicians who claimed there were no death at the Lekki Toll Gate protest. Watch the video below.

“You are just an alien in another man’s land, talking trash” Igbo man retaliate at London based Yoruba Adeyinka Grandson

Adeyinka Grandson, a London based Yoruba man posted videos and statements on social media threatening Igbos to leave his Yorubaland by 26th October, otherwise they face consequences. An Igbo man has replied to his threats.

“Igbos leave Yorubaland or live to regret it” Adeyinka Grandson threatens from the comfort of his London home

Adeyinka Grandson, who describes himself as ‘born to an upper middle class Yoruba Royal family’ is giving Igbos living in any Yoruba state a 48 hour ultimatum. The fame-hungry London based man issued a threat spread across social media, telling the Igbos they have until

#EndSARS protests to hold all around the UK

In light of the uprising currently happening in Nigeria, Nigerians in the UK plan to hold multiple EndSARS demonstrations at various locations across the country. Southampton, London, Luton and Glasgow are among cities that will be holding protests. London held a successful protest today at the Nigeria High Commission, and will hold another on

Nigerians want president Buhari to be charged crimes against humanity. Petition almost reached required 150k

Following yesterday’s massacre of unarmed protesters at Lekki’s toll gate, Nigerians are calling for criminal charges to be brought against its President. More than seven are said to have died so far with hundreds injured and in hospitals around Lagos.

Nigerians petition to block issuance of visas for its government and police officials

In light of the #EndSARS protest where little has so far been done by the government to quench the anger of protesters, Nigerians are powering the petition to ban Nigerian government and police official until the matter in Nigeria is resolved. Created and led by popular UK based social media doctor,

Remember their names: The Nigerian citizens killed by SARS

A swatch of Nigerian citizens have been victims of SARS have been named, and Nigerians on 16th October 2020 took to the streets to remember them. These people are thought to be only a handful of individuals that have been identified. There are many that may never be identified. According to a Amnesty report, the […]

Nigerians respond with their own #5for5 demands to the police force and number four is a great request

The Special Anti-Robbery Squad was officially dissolved on 10th of October in an announcement by the Nigerian Police Force. In doing so, the force revealed five actions that they will be taking post-#EndSARS, one of which was to redeploy SARS officer across other arms of the police force. In return, citizens have laid down their […]

“I dey vex abeg”: Mike Edwards, John Boyega, Patricia Bright and other stars lead Nigerians in diaspora’s cry to #EndSARS

Nigeria British stars are lending their voices to the #EndSARS movement. John Boyega, Patricia Bright, Mike Edwards and Nabil Abdulrashid shared their views on twitter and Instagram while Khafi Kareem joined the campaign in Lagos Nigeria, offering the Nigerian President Muhammad Buhari, her expertise gained from previous as an ex-police officer in the UK In […]

Bugsey, UK music drill artist urges fans people to get screened for colon cancer

Like many of us shooked and impacted by the passing of Chadwick Boseman, UK music drill artist, Bugsey send his fans a message to stay woke on anything cancer including colon cancer. The 23 year old Don’t Rush artist of the duo Young T & Bugsey encouraged fans via twitter to get regular check-ups. The […]

Dapo Williams: Five mix of educational and interesting facts about UK’s respected Nigerians in diaspora

Dr Dapo Williams, one of UK’s most respected Diaspora leader and socialite sadly died in the early month of August. Following his passing, the triple Ph.D holder has been described in many beautiful words including a “true leader”, an “honest man” and so much more. He has rubbed shoulders with President Muhammad Buhari, the King […]

REVEALED: The problems that may have led respected Nigerian, Dapo Williams, to his death

News of the death of notable Nigerians in diaspora leader, Chief Dr Otunba Oladapo Oshun-Williams shocked Nigerians far and wide across the globe. Tributes poured in for the man described as kindhearted, after he died aged 60 of cardiac arrest. How he died, including problems that lead to and may have contributed to his demise […]

“My brother’s life mattered”: Big Brother Naija’s Khafi Kareem joins forces with UK police to find brother’s killer

Recall that on 8th June, Khafi’s younger brother Alexander Kareem was shot dead in cold blood in Shepherd’s Bush, London. Khafi has joined forces with Scotland Yard and Crimestoppers to help catch his killers. Alex, who suffered gunshot wounds to his

Lawsuits served via twitter as female doctor, Bola accuses fellow popular one doctor, Dr Funmi of rape in the UK

A doctor by the name of Bola Aseyan has accused her fellow, a popular Twitter doctor, Dr Olufunmilayo of rape. Bola arrived into the UK just before the lockdown for a short visit, staying at Dr Funmi’s residence who lives permanently in the country. She moved out following the allegations and filed an official claim […]

How UK immigration broke up Santan Dave’s family apart, deporting dad back to Nigeria

Santan Dave’s dad was deported to Nigeria despite having three children born in the UK. In a cypher lyrics Blackbox TV, Dave aka David Orobosa Omoregie coded-ly revealed this about his family; “I never came from a broken home, the system came and broke my home”. In an unearthed article by

How Santan Dave nearly followed in his brothers’ footsteps to jail but momma saved the day

23rd of September 2019 could not have gone any better for Santan Dave. The 21 year old Nigerian British artist stood with his proud mum accepting the Mercury Music Price winner’s trophy for his latest album ‘Psychodrama’ which also came with a £25k cash prize. In his speech, Dave thanks his mum, and brother, Christopher. […]

2-year post study UK visa is coming back

Five years after it was abandoned, the 2 year post study visa for international students is returning. Boris Johnson’s government announced it will be bringing back the visa in a strategic plan to boost the fight against life-threatening illnesses and research in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM). While students of STEM may be highly […]

UK’s Annual 8th Edo Festival to hold this November 2019

Calling all Edos to one of the best festivals in diaspora – The Edo Festival and Awards of 2019. Following its successful run for the last 7 consecutive years, the festival is back to celebrate all things Edo with entertainment events and entertainment to include cultural dance, live band, fashion show, exhibition, comedy and much […]

African Giant’s Burna Boy tours the UK: Get your tickets here

Following the sell out success of the USA leg, gbese King’s Burna Boy will be coming to perform the UK leg of his African Giant tour in November. The Nigerian artist who just released his latest single, Gum body with Jorja Smith will be entertaining fans with his music many of which have been 2019’s […]

Valentine Comedy Show 2019: Basketmouth London –> The Indigo, O2

Our staple event of the valentine season – Basketmouth comedy show is back in London, February 2019 for its 10th year. This year however has a different location and format as the tagline – Son of Peter – suggests. Bright Okpocha aka Basketmouth will be performing a live one-man show for the very first time […]

Keeping up with the young’uns: Popular ‘Black’ British (London) slangs making waves

Just when you thought you got wagwan and bomboclat in the bag, you start to hear uckers and dun know. Although Black British slangs –  from a mix London’s grime music and Jamaican Language, patois – has been around a long time, but the likes of Dapaah, Stormzy and JHus are hyping it more than […]

Stefflon Don and Dont Jealous Me comedian to lead London’s anti-slavery march

SteffLon Don and Dont Jealous Me comedian, Tolu are among stars pledging to lead a planned national anti-slavery march in London in support of the #saynotoslavery campaign. The march comes following a CNN video footage which confirmed rumours of black Africans being sold in Libya. In the disturbing video, a ‘human’ auctioneer is heard shouting […]

Ooni of Ife and English lady speak Yoruba…on his royal UK tour

His Majesty, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi – Ooni of Ife is being hosted by top UK executives following his royal arrival to London on November 20th. He arrived Birmingham on Friday, conversing with an English woman in Yoruba before meeting the Vice Chairman of Birmingham University and addressing students. He was later entertained with a Yoruba-styled

Valentine Comedy Show 2018: Lord of the Ribs –> Manchester –> Hilton Deansgate

Valentine’s day may seem a long time away, but it is just over 2 months away before Basketmouth returns to unite and make UK comedy lovers laugh at the pretigious Hilton hotel, Manchester. Last year’s huge number of turnouts in London secured an immediate date for 2018, with Manchester’s Hilton the hotspot for the event. […]

Valentine Comedy Show 2018: Basketmouth’s Lord of the Ribs –> London –> Wembley SSE Arena

Valentine’s day may seem a long time away, but it is just over 2 months away before Basketmouth returns to unite and make UK comedy lovers laugh. With nearly 10,000 people turning up earlier, it successes delivered an instant date for next year 2018, with 2 dates for 2 different locations confirmed. Confirmation of ‘Wo’ […]

Wizkid, Harrysong, Desmond Elliot…NAIJA repping at Notting Hill Carnival

Oya oya ask your mummy Awon eleyi awon eleyi won bad gon Oya oya ask your daddy Awon eleyi awon eleyi won bad Wizkid: ‘Don’t Dull’ Crowds gathered at Lagos Corner and RBMA ‘culture clash’ soundsystem to enjoy Naija vibes at the Notting Carnival 2017. Global music instituition, Red Bull’s Music Academy (RBMA) hosted a […]

72-yr-old grandma Of 6 furious her 27-yr-old Nigerian husband is denied U.K Visa AGAIN

They met for the first time at their wedding in Nigeria after 3 months of Facebook dating, but retired grandma, Angela is insisting CJ is her soulmate and should be able to come and live with her in the UK. Angela who has 3 sons aged 50, 47 and 43, and 6 grandchildren met the […]

Basic pidgin English words to get you started

Pidgin is at the height of its game right now. A language considered as low class is making waves mehn. Words like mehn and mbok – technically of Ibibio language that has transitioned – are trending on social media. Commenters are now expressing themselves on Nigerian news platforms online with pidgin like never before, because e […]

Mans like Michael Dapaah! 5 interesting facts

Man’s not hot! Heard that phrase before? The guy once said “I am gonna be a superstar! Watch me”. Seven years after that statement, Michael Dapaah was crowned ‘Comedian of the Year‘ at the African Pride Awards 2017. Micheal is literally one of those over-nite sensations thanks to social media. His comedy skits on Instagram became […]

APA 2017 Awards Winners and Nominees: Who came out top?

Competition lines were drawn on Saturday, as Black stars gathered at the 2nd African Pride Awards 2017 in London, to discover who won the reputable #APA trophy. Four to five Black celebrities considered top of their games were put in categories to be nominated by the public. It was artists like Maleek Berry vs Stormzy […]

Why it took Gay Nigerian – Aderonke Apata – 13 years to UK asylum victory

After 13 years of failed asylums, Home Office battles and court refusals, Aderonke finally won her legal war to remain in the UK based on her sexuality. Aderonke is openly and proudly gay. On paper, her ‘asylum based on sexuality’ should have been a plain sailing stamp of approval since legally you only need to […]