'Yellowbird': Film Review
Seth Green voices the titular zero-to-hero of this animated avian fable from director Christian De Vita and France's TeamTO animation studio read more
Nigeria: My Regrets As Anambra Governor - Mbadinuju
[Independent (Lagos)]Former governor of Anambra State, Chinwoke Mbadinuju, has been relatively quite since he left office, a disposition many could say has to do with his new found love for God's work in Evangelism. In this interview with Politics Editor, CELESTINE OKAFOR in Abuja, Mbadinuju spoke on how President Goodluck Jonathan could tackle Nigeria's security challenges. He also talked about ...
PDP must not lose Rivers to opposition -Omehia
Former Governor of Rivers State, Celestine Omehia, has said the Peoples Democratic Party must ensure victory in all elections in the state in 2015 because the state?s future depends on it. Omehia said this in a press briefing in Abuja on Monday. He noted that by virtue of its central position in Nigeria?s political and... [Read More...]
Things to Do, Dec. 5-12
The IthaKid Film Festival at Cornell Cinema concludes with the hand-drawn animated tale ? Ernest and Celestine ? (2012), Dec. 6-7 in Willard Straight Theatre.
Irish cousins spurred Catholicism in early Minnesota
Family legacy: An 1885 photo of Sister St. John Ireland, left, her cousin Sister Celestine Howard, center, and her sister, Sister Seraphine Ireland, right.
Nigeria: Plot to Reinstate Tukur As PDP Chair Thickens
[Independent (Lagos)]Abuja -The on-going plot to ensure the return of erstwhile National Chairman of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Bamanga Tukur, to his former position, has continued to show prospect of success by the day, according to findings by the Sunday Independent.
Foreign correspondent to discuss the sanctions against Russia
Celestine Bohlen, columnist for the International New York Times, will speak at Yale on Wednesday, Dec. 3 as a Poynter Fellow in Journalism. Bohlen will give a talk titled ?The Sanctions Against Russia: What Did the West Expect?? at noon in Rm. 122 at Yale Law School, 127 Wall St. The event is free and open to the public.
Rivers elders insist on PDP gov?s seat zoning
Barely 24 hours before the governorship primary of the Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers State, elders in the state have expressed optimism that the hierarchy of the party at the national level will yield to their demand. The elders, who spoke under the aegis of the Rivers State Elders and Leaders? Council, had demanded that... [Read More...]
The return of Virgin to Tobago tourism
We in Tobago applaud the return to the island from next March of Virgin Holidays and Virgin Airlines. Tourism Secretary Tracy Davidson-Celestine has said that ?This is a significant endorsement of all the hard work we have put into building the destination and helping improve our product.?
Was anybody really surprised at businessman Alfred Galy?s move on Sunday morning?