Lagos Varsity of Technology Lecturer, Taiwo Okeowo, Bags Ph.D

▪️ How his thesis titled “Framing of Farmers and Herdsmen Conflicts in Selected Nigerian newspapers” earned him the highest academic degree   A lecturer at the department of Mass Communication, Lagos State University of Technology (LASUTECH), Taiwo Okeowo, has bagged a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree. Platforms Africa reports that Okeowo successfully defended his thesis at the school of post-graduate studies, Lagos State University (LASU), on Thursday, 25th of January, 2024. READ ALSO Tears of A Wife Can Cure An Aggressive Husband – Study Japa: Nigerian Dies 24hrs After Arriving…

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Face Painting: How Kano Varsity Student Broke Guiness World Records

A 400 Level Civil Engineering student at Bayero University, Kano State, Collins Whitworth, in a remarkable feat, has recorded a Guinness World Record for the most faces painted by an individual in 24 hours. Whitworth commenced his artistic session at the new Bayero University campus on Saturday at 5:00 pm. He successfully painted 791 faces by the end of the 24 hours marathon on Sunday. He now awaits official confirmation from the Guinness World Record authorities. Expressing his motivation, Whitworth disclosed that he aimed to surpass the existing record of…

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Divorced, Remarried During PhD, Untold Story of Aminat Ige, UNILAG Best Thesis Winner

From the horse’s mouth: Marital turbulence, mental health issues, armed robbery attacks, full tale of tough trouble, challenges and eventual victory of a LASU female maths lecturer.     The University of Lagos (UNILAG’s) overall best doctorate of Philosophy Ph.D student in Mathematics, Dr. Ige Aminat Olawunmi, has revealed how she experienced marital turbulence while pursuing her academic dreams. Ige, who was cynosure of eyes during the 54th convocation ceremony held, on Thursday, disclosed how she suffered divorce and remarried during her academic voyage. “On this Phd program, I got…

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FULL LIST: Burna Boy Loses All Seven BET Awards Nominations

Nigerian singer, Damini Ogulu, popularly known as Burna Boy, on Tuesday, lost all his seven nominations in the 2023 BET Awards. He was nominated in the following categories: ‘Hip-Hop Artiste of the Year’, ‘Song of the Year,’ ‘Best Hip-Hop Video’, ‘Best Collaboration’, ‘Best Live Performer’, ‘Lyricist of the Year’, and ‘Hustler of the Year’. The award which took place at Atlanta’s Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center on October 3, 2023, was then broadcast Tuesday night. Meanwhile, American singer and rapper, Kendrick Lamar, emerged as the night’s biggest winner, taking home…

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Adeola Yusuf Inducted Into Guild of Corporate Online Publishers + PHOTOS

Bisi Deji-Folutile, Peter Oluka; full names and organisations of 10 newly-inducted publishers + What JAMB Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede; Prof., of Capital Market, Uche Uwaleke; information minister, others said at the 7th Nationa Conference of GOCOP in Abuja.   The Team Lead of Platforms Africa, Adeola Yusuf, has been inducted into the Guild of Corporate Online Publishers (GOCOP). The award-winning African journalist, alongside other publishers, was welcomed officially into the fold of reputable publishers in Abuja on Thursday. October 5, at the GOCOP’s 7th annual conference. READ ALSO: 23 Oil…

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How I Created Gbotija’s Coffin, Ogundiji’s Mansion On Computer – Artist

Davies David Enioluwa, Computer Artist Who Generated Ogundiji’s Mansion in Jagun Jagun Speaks on Craft    Movie lovers who have seen Jagun Jagun, the Nigerian action thriller made by Femi Adebayo Salami, may not know that some structures in the movie are unreal. One of them that warrants a significant mention is Ogundiji’s mansion, a computer-generated CGI image. Legit.ng caught up with Davies David Enioluwa, the artist who did the work. He told the story of how the mansion and other artificial additions to the movie were created using CGI…

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Aviation Editor, Wole Shadare Bags NANS Excellence Award + PHOTO

Why we chose him for the exalted recognition- National Association of Nigerian Students   Ace Aviation writer and Author, Wole Shadare, has received the award for diligence and work commitment, said to have qualified him as a role model for Nigerian youth. Shadare’s feat in aviation reporting spurred the body of students to consider him for recognition at the event which took place at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State, Tuesday. He was nominated and, selected among the few Nigerian personalities that received the Leadership Award at the NANS Public…

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Auditioned Five Times, How I Was Snubbed by BBNaija – Hida Baci

Guiness World Records Chef for the longest cooking hours ever opens up on long, rough road to fame   Celebrated Nigerian record-breaking chef, Hilda Effiong Bassey, otherwise known as Hilda Baci, has revealed the rough roads she walked before finally achieving fame, including auditioning and failing to appear in BBNaija reality TV show. “I actually tried to get on Big Brother Naija for a while. I think I auditioned about four or five times,” she declared in an interview monitored by Platforms Africa. The Guinness World Record (GWR) holder for…

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No One Has Ever Done This, Guiness World Records On ‘Human Milk Factory’

Milk Goddess: Tales of Elisabeth Anderson-Sierra, World biggest donor of breastmilk   Elisabeth Anderson-Sierra is a mom of two who has nourished thousands of children – even helping to save the lives of premature babies. The Aloha, Oregon, USA, native set the record for the largest donation of breastmilk by an individual by donating 1,599.68 litres (56,301.20 UK fl oz) to a milk bank between 20 February 2015 and 20 June 2018. READ ALSO Meet The Mangis, Family Of Nine Who Shares Same Birthday Ìlú Àjé: Untold Story Of The…

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Meet The Mangis, Family Of Nine Who Shares Same Birthday

“Gift from God.” how we, without medical inducement, had all our seven children on August 1, corresponding with our birthday and wedding anniversary, bagged Guiness World Records certificate – couple   The Mangi family, from Larkana, Pakistan, all share something in common, and it’s not just their surname. The family of nine consists of the father, Ameer Ali; the mother, Khudeja; and seven children aged 19-30: Sindhoo, female twins Sasui and Sapna, Aamir, Ambar, and male twins Ammar and Ahmar. READ ALSO: Ìlú Àjé: Untold Story Of The ‘Town Of…

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