All 2018 Requires Of You

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OJ AYANSOLA The past is behind us and the future is hazy. All that we have is what is here and what is within. There are numerous advantages of being new if only we could all see. Newness is a state of mind. So, all that the new year requires of you before coming into it is to feel new, …

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Why I Make Music, MOJ Reveals


EDITOR’S NOTE: in this special edition of The Rising Star presents to you an Mary Oluwaseyi James popularly known as MOJ. MOJ is a fast rising musical talent that has earned national and international accolades especially with her hit song, LET THEM KNOW, released in 2017. The beautiful and fair-complexioned Nigerian born artiste, who wrote her first song while …

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See The Latest Limousine That Moves On Land And Water

The limousine is a spectacular 33 foot-long vehicle. Photo credit: Autojosh

A new Limousine has been designed with capacity to move on water and land. According to, the Tender 33, the amphibious limousines by Nouvoyage, moves on land as a limousine and a Yacht on water. It costs a whooping sum of N720 million, that is, $2 million. This latest world wonder is a 33 foot-long vehicle capable of carrying …

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Owning A Dog Makes You Live Longer


According to a report made available by Cable News Newtwork (CNN)’s Victoria Larned, those who keep dogs have chances of living long. The report reads: ‘”The benefits that come with owning a dog are clear– physical activity, support, companionship — but owning a dog could literally be saving your life Dog ownership is associated with a reduced risk of cardiovascular …

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The Problem With Family Business Succession


BIMBO AJAO I watched a show on T.V, Spice Origin. It featured the art of wool making in some part of Edo state, which was really fascinating. What baffled me was the fact that majority of the women involved in the craft were old women, in fact, just one of them could be considered as young. One can only imagine …

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Nkem Says: There is Always That One Person


NKEM NDEM There is always that one person who will always have your heart. If you are thinking the statement sounds like something from a cheesy love song, you would be right. It actually is the first line of the awesome duet by Alicia Keys and Usher titled ‘My Boo’. At the time it was released in 2004, I was …

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How Peremobewei Became The Youngest King In Ijaw Nation

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History was made on Monday 23rd, October 2017 in Delta State when His Royal Majesty, Peremobowei Shadrack Erebulu, Aduo III, was officially installed as the Pere of Kabowei Kingdom at the Pere’s palace in the vicinity of Patani, Delta State. The Monarch who is a young graduate of Delta State University (Delsu), Abraka, became the youngest King in the entire …

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Climate Financing in Nigeria: Who Pays for Our Climate?


CHIKWENDU CHIZURUM HENRY EDITOR’S NOTE: Climate Change also called global warming is a recurrent global issue being that it affects both advanced and developing countries of the world and making mother earth and lives on it vulnerable. The threat of this change in the weather patterns has over the time been a subject of discourse and has led to formulation …

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First Impression


BALARABA JOHN Pause a while and ponder over these: If you had an opportunity to meet someone for the first time that had the power to make your wish come true, how would you appear? What would you do?  Let’s say you are looking for a job – a very lucrative and your dream job – somehow you were to …

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Wizkid Named In Guinness Book Of Record


The Nigerian top recording artist and music talent, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun also known as Wizkid, has been named in the Guinness World Book of Records for 2018  for “One Dance”, where he was featured by Canadian rap artist, Drake. “One Dance”, which broke world record as the most played song on Spotify with over one billion streams, was Drake’s single …

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