Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

 

Monthly Archives: January 2014

Sochi Olympics: Check out where the athletes will be staying, in style

If you’re an athlete at the Sochi Games, Russia’s cost overruns and dramatic overspending aren’t going to seem like such a bad thing. The Olympics’ official Twitter feed has been posting some photos of athletes’ accommodations during the Sochi Games,

Petition to deport Justin Bieber gets to Obama

White House weighs petition to deport Justin Bieber. As if Barack Obama didn’t have enough problems to deal with already, his administration now is being asked to weigh in on the grave matter of Justin Bieber’s bad behavior. By midday

See the global divide on homosexuality

With the impending Sochi Olympics in Russia taking place in a tense atmosphere following anti-gay measures passed by Moscow in 2013, India’s re-criminalization of homosexuality, and the surprise announcement of a ban on gay marriage in Nigeria, the global role of LGBT rights

Beyonce and Jay Z’s Sexy “Drunk in Love” Grammys Opener — Stars React!

Crazy hot, obsessed, tears — and that’s just some of the stars’ reactions! Hollywood A-listers just couldn’t hide their excitement during and after Beyonce and Jay Z’s ultra sexy “Drunk in Love” performance opener at the 2014 Grammys Sunday night.

Hooray! Mata has joined us

As a Man United super fan, I’m so thrilled and overwhelmed that Juan Mata, the Spanish midfield maestro has finally joined the greatest football club in the whole wide world. Man U haters! Shame on you! We shall bounce back

The Nigerian anti-gay law & vistas of Homosexuality

By Nnamdi Ebo | Political scientist & Author. The words “homosexuality” and “lesbianism” were first coined in the second half of the nineteenth century. Previously, aside from words in the vernacular, the common European term for homosexuality was “sodomy,” which

The Gay Conundrum in Nigeria

By Nnamdi Ebo | Political scientist & Author. Gay people in Nigeria face legal prosecution with the recent anti-gay legislation signed into law by President Goodluck Jonathan. With the preponderance of people with different sexual orientations and preferences in Nigeria

Kenyan author, Wainaina: ‘I’m gay’

Kenyan author lashes out at anti-gay laws: I’m gay. African literary light Binyavanga Wainaina says he’s known he was gay since he was 5 though he did not have a homosexual encounter until he was 39. To celebrate his 43rd

Abramovich’s partner, Zhukova in black race scandal

Abramovich’s partner Zhukova in race row over photo. Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich’s partner, fashion editor Dasha Zhukova, has apologised for a photo of her on a chair in the form of a black woman (photo: left). A Russian fashion blog

Israel will stop Iran from acquiring nuclear program – Netanyahu

Iran’s military nuclear bid ‘will be stopped’: Israel. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday that Iran’s atomic drive “will be stopped”, a day after an interim agreement bringing sanctions relief for Tehran took effect. “Iran’s military nuclear programme must