Is Divorce Hereditary? What Genes Got To Do With Family Collapse

Real reasons divorce will likely continue in some family lineages than others. You want to read the outcome of a study by a professor of psychology at Virginia Commonwealth University. Here   Adult children of divorced parents are more likely to get divorced themselves, compared to those who grew up in two-parent homes, research has shown. Now, a forthcoming study in Psychological Science suggests that the reason may have more to do with nature than with nurture. In other words, an increased risk for divorce may be coded in our…

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‘Died on His Way to Asalatu,’ NASFAT Loses Prominent Imam To Car Crash

. ‘Just led Tahajjud two days ago at the HQ,’ group gives emotional details on the accident that claimed Imam Noah Abdul-Kareem + trouble faced before his corpse could be released by Police   Popular Islamic group, NASFAT, has lost one of its prominent Imams, Noah Abdul-Kareem, to a car crash in Lagos. Platforms Africa reports Abdul-Kareem was, until his death, the Imam/missionary, Mafoloku Branch of NASFAT. The Group, which confirmed his death in a statement, maintained that the deceased died in a fatal road accident while going to Asalatu…

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2 Killed, 77 Injured, This Is The Cause Of Ibadan Explosion – Makinde

Word-for-word: Oyo governor labels incident a disaster, calls for prayers for victims as rescue operations continue + what illegal mining has to do with it.   The governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, has said that so far 77 people have been injured, while two fatalities were recorded in the unfortunate explosion that occurred in Ibadan city around 7.44 pm on Tuesday Platforms Africa reports that the governor who stated this on his X handle, said: “We visited the scene of the explosion which occurred at about 7.44 pm yesterday,…

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Metamorphosis of A Phlegmatic Married to A Scientist

“Growing in the mass media these past 35 years after finishing from Akoka and 30 years in marriage to a biologist and environmental scientist, I realise that no human is perfect.”     I am a writer, thriving mainly in thoughts with THE PEN, yet in public service broadcasting as a strategist. But these days, my fingers are fast and flexible on cellphones, laptops, and desk tops, tapping ideas in frenzy, oh frenetically, just on anything that catches my fancy. Growing in the mass media these past 35 years after…

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Six Things About Jose Feliciano, Christmas Song Feliz Naavidad’s Composer

  He was born blind, still he is the composer of the most sang song for Christmas. Meet the man, know about his music and the reason for composing a melodious song for the season since 1970   Feliz Navidad, próspero año y felicidad I wanna wish you a merry Christmas From the bottom of my heart Above is “Feliz Naavidad,” a song of just 19 words composed by Jose Feliciano. Platforms Africa digs up six things to know about the song READ ALSO: Christmas Boring In UK, US, We…

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BREAKING: Senate President Akpabio Slumps, Hospitalised

How Nigeria’s number three man collapsed at a colloquium to mark his 61st birthday – report   Senate President Godswill Akpabio on Thursday reportedly collapsed at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel in Abuja and was rushed to the hospital. It was learnt that Akpabio slumped while seeing President Bola Tinubu off, a report by Sahara reporters showed. Tinubu and other dignitaries had gathered at the Congress Hall of the hotel for a colloquium to mark the 61st birthday of the Senate President in Abuja. READ ALSO: BREAKING: NNPC’s Ex- GMD Is…

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Animal Farm 1945: All To Know About Novel That Never Gets Old In 464 Words

Timeless piece of political literature; Summary, Analysis, and relevance of George George Orwell’s novella, by Paul Brizo Sultones   “Animal Farm” is a novella written by George Orwell and published in 1945. It’s a satirical allegory that uses a group of farm animals to represent events leading up to the Russian Revolution of 1917 and the subsequent Stalinist era in the Soviet Union. Here’s a summary and analysis of the novella:   Summary The story is set on Manor Farm, where the animals, led by Old Major, a wise boar,…

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29 Days To Go: Who Built Port Harcourt Refinery?

▪️ Clock Is ticking, World Is watching, Platforms Africa, in its Report Until Something Happens (RUSH) series tails promised December deadline by Tinubu, Lokpobiri, Kyari, and others to deliver Port Harcourt Refinery’s repair   In continuation of the countdown flagged off by Platforms Africa on the promised December date to complete and deliver the Port Harcourt refinery, which remained 29 days today (December 3), the focus is on who built the refinery. Port Harcourt Refinery, Platforms Africa reports, was built in 1965 under the then Prime Minister, Alhaji Abubakar Tafawa…

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Did UK Sack, Deport Nigerian Nurse Over Prayer For Patient?

“It’s even a 2019 rumour; no name, no date. Has journalism gone so low like this?” Journalists retort as reactions trail major newspapers bandwagon effect over old rumour as a fresh report   Controversy has greeted the publication by major newspapers of an over two-year-old rumour that a Nigerian nurse was purportedly sacked and deported by the United Kingdom (UK) over prayer she did for a patient. Platforms Africa reports that some senior journalists in the country were particularly enraged that the “2019 rumour” could make the pages or websites…

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My Side of Story + What Davido Got To Do With It – Isreal DMW’s ex-Wife

Why my marriage crashed less than two years after wedding   Sheila, enstrange wife of Davido’s Aide, Isreal DMW, has opened up on what led to the crash of her less than two year-old marriage, Platforms Africa reports. Her husband has, in a post on Instagram, announced the end of their marriage, accusing Sheila of calling him a slave to Davido. READ ALSO: Marrying Virgin, Winners Chapel Member Doesn’t Guarantee Peace, Davido’s Aide On Marriage Crash Travelling This December? Here Are How to Avoid Kidnapping, Armed Robbery Between Sugar And…

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