Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, socialite and TV personality, dies aged 45

Former ‘It girl’, who was diagnosed with a brain tumour last year, found dead at her London home

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This Is How To Reset Your Body Clock & Get Some Sleep!

You probably know that sleep is important for your health, but are you really getting enough? According to the National Sleep Foundation, adults ages 18-64 years old need 7-9 hours of sleep per night. But with more Americans working overtime, having long commute times and constantly glaring at their phone screens, it’s no surprise that many American adults aren’t reaching…

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10 Things Whose Purpose We Could Never Have Guessed

There’s a multitude of things that we see all around us on a daily basis, yet we don’t know what these things are really for. We at Bright Side are curious people by nature, so we decided to uncover the secrets of some of them — and we’re happy to share what we discovered with you! The hanging loop on…

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CJN: Osinbajo forwards Walter Onnoghen name to Senate for confirmation

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has sent the name of the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, to the National Assembly for confirmation as the substantive CJN. The presidency made the nomination known via its Twitter handle @NGRPresident on Wednesday. Buhari had, on November 10, 2016, inaugurated Onnoghen as acting CJN following the retirement of Justice Mahmud Mohammed…

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Major airlines reject landing in Kaduna during Abuja airport closure

Nigeria’s aviation ministry has said the planned six weeks of resurfacing work were needed because the runway. International airlines are refusing to fly to an alternative hub when the only airport serving Nigeria’s capital shuts down, forcing travellers to make lengthy detours at extra cost. Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja closes completely for runway repairs on March 8. Domestic…

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You lied to Nigerians; Senate told Amaechi

The Senate on Wednesday has called on the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi to immediately withdraw his comment that the senate was delaying infrastructure development. In a statement signed by the Senate’s spokesperson, Sen, Aliyu Sabi, the senate said it was not delaying any construction and that the minister told a lie. Recall that Mr Amaechi during a townhall meeting…

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How often should I wash my hair? You asked Google – here’s the answer

Every day millions of internet users ask Google life’s most difficult questions, big and small. Our writers answer some of the commonest queries

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