Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Keeping It Real With Adeola Ep: 201 (#Ekitigate Drama, Boko Haram Trying To Embarrass Me - Buhari)

In this episode of KIRWA, about 80 people were burnt to death by Boko Haram in Dalori. Meanwhile, Nigerian president says the terrorist group was trying to embarrass his government.

Also, is it true that former President Goodluck Jonathan released $35 million to rig Ekiti State election? Watch to find out.

Monday, February 8, 2016

VIDEO: How a street food seller became a supermodel

This is just as inspiring as the story of 27-year-old Jumoke Orisaguna, the bread seller turned model overnight. Last year, Studio24 discovered Felicia Ogah, now a super model. Felicia was selling noodles on the streets of Abuja

Saturday, February 6, 2016

VIDEO: "They call us Monkeys!" Africans describe racism in India

In this video by IndiaTimes, Africans in India talk about their experience of racism. Some explain how Indians avoid them in the trains, call them Monkeys, laugh at them and touch their hair. This is sad. If you've experienced this, let's hear your story.

Friday, February 5, 2016

PICTURES: From selling bread to becoming a supermodel overnight - Meet Jumoke Orisaguna

It started out like any normal day for Jumoke Orisaguna. The 27-year-old mother of two was hawking bread like she's done for years, hoping to make between N300-N500 to support her family. She however was walking by just as the famous photographer TY Bello

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

VIDEO: Keeping It Real With Adeola - 200 (Jonathan Reacts To #DasukiGate $2.1 Billion Arms Deal Scandal)

This week, Adeola celebrates 200th episode of KIRWA!

She also examines former President Jonathan's statements on the heated #DasukiGate.

To inspire you, Adeola features two young men making cars in Northern Nigeria, and a self-made female millionaire in Kenya.

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Meet Octavia Butler, the woman who literarily wrote her life story into existence

I'm hoping this story would inspire you to dare to dream and believe in your ability to achieve your dreams. 
Popular American author Octavia E. Butler did just that by writing in her journal years in advance how she wanted her life to be like. She was very specific, and everything she wrote came to pass.

VIDEO/PICTURES: To combat brutality, Gambian man develops app that records police encounter and alerts loved ones

A new app can now document and hopefully reduce racial profiling during traffic stops in America. The developer Mbye Njie, originally from Gambia, says he developed the app

What African Immigrants Go Through In America! - A Book Review

I recently read a book about what African immigrants go through in America, and because I really enjoyed it, I decided to share my views with you. "This American Life Sef" was written by Rudolf Okonkwo.

VIDEO: Before you move to Eritrea to marry two wives

For a week, rumors have been circulating that the Eritrean government has announced that all men must marry at least two wives. In this short video, I explained why the story is a hoax!

Monday, January 25, 2016

VIDEO: Nigerian passengers celebrate after plane almost crashed!

Passengers on an Aero Contractor plane celebrate during a final landing in Abuja after what could have been a plane crash.
The plane traveling from Lagos was attempting to land in Abuja when the sand storm hit. Passengers were first diverted to Kano

Sunday, January 24, 2016

VIDEO: Keeping It Real With Adeola - 199 (How Will Buhari Fund His 2016 Budget?)

This week on KIRWA, Adeola wonders how Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari would fund the 2016 budget presented to the National Assembly.

In South Africa, President Jacob Zuma says he is being persecuted because he did not go to school.

Donald Trump did NOT order Nigerians to leave the U.S

A report has been circulating online that American billionaire and Republican presidential front-runner, Donald Trump, wants Nigerians to leave the US when he becomes the President.
This is a false report
Unfortunately, many Nigerians believed it, circulating the story on the internet, WhatsApp, Facebook, and Twitter.