What West could learn from Nigeria


Tyler Cowen


A trip is often defined by its surprises, so here are my biggest revelations from six days in Lagos, Nigeria.


Unimaginable! Breasts of 11-year-old-girl keep enlarging after swimming

An 11-year-old class five pupil of Roman Catholic primary school, in Sierra Leone, Mamie Sam, has been thrown into sorrow. This is because her breasts have been growing non-stop since she swam in a river.

Why woman offered free sex to Ghanaian president

Ghanaian woman identified as Adoley has offered herself to President John Mahama. The woman was the ‘star’ of a video which has since gone viral on social media recently, following her bizarre request to give herself to the president for free.

Cuban ex-leader, Castro, dies at 90

Fidel Castro, the fiery apostle of revolution who brought the Cold War to the Western Hemisphere in 1959 and then defied the United States for nearly half a century as Cuba’s maximum leader, bedeviling 11 American presidents and briefly pushing the world to the brink of nuclear war, died Friday.

Why prostitute dumped customer, ran out naked

It was a sight to behold in Nairobi when a prostitute ran away during sex over her customer’s alleged huge penis.

How teacher sexually abused 13-year-old student daily

A Texas middle school teacher who was impregnated by a 13-year-old student could face up to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to aggravated sexual assault of a child.

My husband wants to kill me with sex, woman cries out

 A young black U.S. woman has cried out over her husband’s incessant demand of sex which she cannot meet up. According to her, she is in desperate need of help as she cannot match her husband’s high libido which has left her sex life in shamble.

Her complains:

Hundreds of Boko Haram fighters surrender in Chad

By Reuters

Hundreds of Boko Haram fighters and their families have surrendered in Chad in the past month, security and U.N. sources said, in a sign the military campaign against them is making headway.

U.S. presidential election: Voting intensifies

Voting has started in the United States of America to elect a new president who will lead the country for the next four years.

Witness bribing: ICC declares DR Congo's Bemba guilty

Former Congolese Vice President Jean-Pierre Bemba has been found guilty by the International Criminal Court (ICC) of bribing witnesses.

Bemba was found guilty earlier this year of war crimes and crimes against humanity, and jailed for 18 years.