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Youths Digest

… Educative, inspiring and entertaining youths\' magazine

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The Latest: Why Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg is in Nigeria (Photos)

Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg visited Nigeria for the first time on Tuesday, touching down in Lagos, Nigeria. He met with local businesses and developers in an effort to understand how Facebook could “better support tech development and entrepreneurship across Africa,” the company said in a statement.  His visit included a trip to a Yaba, known as the Silicon Valley of Nigeria, where he toured...

41, 161 Jobless Graduates Benefit from GIS- FG

The project director, Graduate Internship Scheme (GIS) in the Federal Ministry of Finance, Mr Dennis Chukwu, on Monday, said with the implementation of the scheme, jobless graduates have become employers of labour, thus stimulating socio-economic development in the country. He said about 41, 161 graduates had benefited from the scheme, comprising 68 per cent males, 31 per cent females and one per cent vulnerable,...

In-Fighting: Minister Denies Resignation Rumours

The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu and the Minister of State for Education, Professor Anthony Anwukah, on Monday, denied allegations of in-fighting raging between them since their assumption in office. A drama, however, ensued when the Minister of State for Education went haywire and started raining abuses on anybody insinuating that he had tendered resignation letter to the Secretary to the Government...

‘Non-Professionals Have Now Become Teachers’- Minister

Adamu Adamu, Minister of Education, has said only qualified teachers, who are duly registered, would be allowed to teach in the country to ensure professionalism. Adamu said this while briefing newsman on the sidelines on the presentation of a draft roadmap, tagged “Education for Change: A Ministerial Strategic Plan 2016-2019’’ to education stakeholders, in Abuja, on Monday. He said the teaching profession...

England: Rooney to Quit International Football Soon- See Date

English professional footballer,Wayne Rooney, will retire from international football after the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Wayne Rooney The Manchester United forward spoke during a press briefing after new England manager, Sam Allardyce, confirmed he would retain the 30-year-old as his captain. “Come Russia I feel that will be the time to say goodbye to international football,” the BBC quoted Rooney as saying...

Pastor Arraigned for Marrying Mother, Daughter in Enugu

A pastor, Timothy Ngwu, was on Monday docked at an Enugu North Magistrates’ Court for allegedly marrying another man’s wife, daughter as well as another woman. The pastor’s wife, Veronica Ngwu, was said to have petitioned the court over the development. The victims whom Mr. Ngwu converted to his “wives” were said to be members of his church: Gods’ Favour Ministry, Nsukka. One of the victims, Calista...

Mikel Obi Arrives Super Eagles Camp ahead of Tanzania Clash

Ahead of the Saturday’s Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON qualifier against Tanzania in Uyo, Nigerian professional footballer, Mikel Obi has arrived at the Super Eagles Camp.  (Photo by Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images/Getty Images) Mikel Obi returns to the senior national team after leading the Dream Team VI to winning 2016 Rio Olympics bronze medal following their defeat of Honduras in the third place match. Meanwhile,...

Emir of Ilorin Describes Fulani herdsmen as Peace Loving People

The Emir of Ilorin and Chairman, Kwara State Traditional Council of Chiefs, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari has dismissed reports that Fulani herdsmen are responsible for wanton destruction of lives and properties across the nation. The Emir of Ilorin and Chairman, Kwara State Traditional Council of Chiefs, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari The first class traditional ruler also urged Nigerians to ensure that the desired...

After Sack Saga: Daddy Freeze Returns to Cool FM

Controversial On-Air Personality, OAP, Daddy Freeze, has announced that he has resumed back at Cool FM after a brief sack saga. Daddy Freeze Freeze shared a video of himself driving to the company’s head office where he will be airing his afternoon show alongside, Dj Xclusive and Kaylah Oniwo on his Instagram page, He captioned the video: Arriving @coolfmlagos for my show this afternoon! “Listen to the...

Julius Agwu: Manager Clears the Air on Brain Tumor Relapse

The manager of one of Nigeria’s ace comedian, Julius Agwu, has dispelled rumours  that the comedian has been hospitalized again for brain tumour relapse. Julius Agwu Bishop, Julius Agwu’s manager, said the comedian was hospitalized by his doctors in the United Kingdom, UK, for stress and not for a brain-related issue. News had made the rounds of the comedian’s ailment after his show Crack Your Ribs...

Patoranking: ‘I am Single and Ready to Mingle’

Nigerian dancehall star, Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie popularly called ‘Patoranking’, has disclosed that he is still single and ready to mingle.  Patoranking Patoranking who is the first Nigerian artiste to make Billboard’s Reggae Album chart with his debut album, GOE, said that marriage is not presently on his agenda. The singer stated this in an interview with Hip Tv. He said, “Right now,...

Revealed! Hopeful Don Jazzy Speaks on When He might Get Married

Nigerian record producer, singer-songwriter, Michael Collins Ajereh popularly known as Don Jazzy  has announced his intention to “hopefully” get married by 2017. Don Jazzy The chief executive officer of Mavins record said the issue is not about getting married, but settling down with one’s wife and kids. On a Youtube video in a chat with Not Just OK crew, the Abia State-born musician said, “Marriage!...

In Lagos: Two Cultists Rape Teen Girl, Record Act

Two suspected cultists,Olabisi Olasunkanmi and Jamiu aka small have been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command  for allegedly sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl. The duo allegedly committed the act at the weekend in Okeota Ona grammar school road in Ikorodu area of the state. They were said to have waylaid the victim on her way back from school. One of the suspects, Afeez, still at large, took her...

After Olympic’s Drama: Siasia, Wife Visit Dalung (Photos)

After series of controversies involving Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung and U-23 National team’s Coach Samson Siasia,  it seems the both parties have resolved their differences. Samson Siasia in a surprise twist in company of his wife paid a courtesy call to the minister in his office in Abuja. Siasia visit was to thank the Minister for his support to the Dream Team from Atlanta to Rio...

CECAD, Bayero Varsity, Others to Sign Digital Innovation Pact for Youths

The Centre for Cyber Awareness and Development (CECAD) in collaboration with the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Kano State government and the Bayero University, Kano are on the verge of signing a digital innovation pact for youths of Northern Nigeria. This decision formed part of the discussions at this year’s Nigeria Digital Innovation Conference held at the Bayero University, Kano last week,...

Kanye West & Amber Rose make out and embrace after VMA’s (photos)

Look away Kim! Kanye West and his ex-girlfriend Amber Rose were all smiles and it was clear they had gotten over their feud as they were spotted embracing after bumping into each other at last night’s MTV video music awards. The former couple have had a long-standing bitter feud which reached its climax earlier this year with a very public row about sex- but judging by these pictures taken backstage,...

Kenneth Omeruo’s 15,000 pounds-a-week wage scares clubs

Several clubs are keen to take Chelsea defender Kenneth Omeruo on loan as his switch to Turkish champions Besiktas has stalled, but the Nigeria star’s weekly wage of 15,000 pounds has scared them. Omeruo, 22, was expected to have long joined Besiktas on a season-long loan from Chelsea with the option for the Turkish club to then buy him permanently thereafter. However, this arrangement has since stalled with...

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife visits’ Pope Francis in the Vatican

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan visited Pope Francis in the Vatican city and gifted him a model of a Facebook drone. He also gave the Pope a book about ‘people using the internet in new ways’. The tech CEO said it was something he’ll never forget.   ‘You can feel the Pope’s warmth and kindness, and how deeply he cares about helping people,’ he wrote on Facebook...

Kanye West’s ‘epic’ speech at VMA’s as he gives shout out to ex Amber Rose, Ray J and Taylor Swift

  Kanye West last night at the MTV Video Music Awards showed just why he is Kanye as he gave a speech to premier his new video. He gave shout outs to his wife Kim K, his ex girlfriend Amber Rose, Ray J- who starred in a popular sex tape with his wife years ago and then called out Taylor Swift- who smartly avoided turning up at the star studded event despite being nominated. Introducing his very racy video...

Singer Halsey flashes under-boobs and gets touched at private during VMA Performance (photos)

21 year old American singer and songwriter Halsey put on a racy performance at the MTV VMA’s with The Chainsmokers’ Andrew Taggart as she allowed him touch her on her genital area while performing and also flashed her under boobs as well as her enviably tiny waist. The pair who showed so much chemistry while on stage, performed their hit Billboard number one tune, Closer. More photos...