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Residents in Lagos, Nigeria, are rediscovering their city and all it has to offer through special day and night tours offered by EXP Lagos, a local tourism outfit that uses Danfo mini buses as transport. The weekend tours offer exploration and experiences, according to Uzo Umeh, the head of the domestic tourism startup. “You cannot experience Lagos without experiencing the Danfo,” says Uzo, referring to the popular means of public transport for Lagosians who use it for daily commute in Africa’s
Receding seawater left swathes of normally submerged beach exposed in San Diego, California, on Sunday, January 15, as the area was hit by tsunami waves triggered by the eruption of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcano.This video by Shawn White shows the water receding before crashing back in and submerging the shore again. People can be seen walking on shoreline rocks while later, another person surfs in the choppy cross waves.White told Storyful he shot this video after waking up early to a tsunami warning.“What really blew my mind is how far the water went back from the shore,” White said. “Really Wild to see and frightening.”The National Tsunami Warning Center cancelled its tsunami advisory for San Diego on Sunday evening. Credit: Shawn White via Storyful
The bodies of 225 people killed in unrest in Kazakhstan last week, including 19 members of the security forces, were delivered to morgues throughout the country, the prosecutor general's office said on Saturday. The figure included civilians and armed "bandits" killed by security forces, Serik Shalabayev, the head of criminal prosecution at the prosecutor's office, told a briefing. President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev turned to a Russia-led military bloc for help during the unrest and sidelined his former patron and predecessor Nursultan Nazarbayev by taking over the national security council.
Nearly 100 firefighters, with planes and helicopters, are fighting the largest fires in Nahuel Huapi National Park, the fire management service says.View on euronews
A murder investigation has been launched after an 86-year-old woman was killed and her elderly husband, a fomer mayor, was left fighting for his life after being injured at their home in a Derbyshire village.
'Kill the bill' protests take place across the UK
Young people aged 16 and 17 in England will able to get a COVID booster jab from Monday, it has been announced. "We know that the best protection against coronavirus is to get vaccinated and I'd urge everyone, whatever your age, to come forward and get that vital top-up as soon as it is possible." More than 600,000 people in the age group in England have already had their second jab, and so will be able to get boosted in the coming weeks as they reach three months after the second dose.
YouTuber dressed in scrubs performs Covid vaccine rap at council meeting
People in Uxbridge, Boris Johnson's constituency, voice their opinions on the "partygate" crisis engulfing Downing Street.
The comedian was the oldest contestant to lift the glitterball trophy.
It’s best known as a franchise that takes a knife to the horror genre, but ‘Scream’ has been more consistent when it comes to poking fun at modern celebrity. As Wes Craven’s seminal series returns with a new sequel, Adam White asks if Ghostface has anything on the absurdist derangement of being famous in America
Novak Djokovic has arrived in Dubai after his deportation from Australia over its required COVID-19 vaccination ended the No. 1-ranked men’s tennis player’s hopes of defending his Australian Open title
Supermarkets are reporting a boom in sales of fine foods, including oysters, champagne and caviar, as people spurn dining out on special occasions and instead celebrate in style at home.
(Reuters) -GlaxoSmithKline on Saturday said it had rejected a 50-billion-pound offer from Unilever for its consumer goods arm, saying it "fundamentally undervalued" the business and its future prospects and that it would stick to its plan of spinning off the unit. Unilever confirmed the approach earlier on Saturday, saying the Glaxo unit would be a "strong strategic fit" as it continues to re-shape its portfolio spanning food, beauty and home care brands. It could also transform Unilever into a formidable beauty and personal care purveyor, taking on the likes of Estee Lauder and L'Oreal, while for GSK, it could bring much needed relief from investor pressure that has been building over the past year.
Pandemics, the climate crisis and the algorithms used by tech giants feel too amorphous to squeeze into the dramatic form, says the Guardian’s chief culture writer Charlotte Higgins
Did you know that a hamster's diet consists of dried food, nuts, seeds, vegetables and berries? But hamsters are what is called omnivores which means they like to eat meat as well as vegetables. This adorable little hamster named Big Mama Patty shows how much she loves eating food and watching TV during dinner time. Bascially...like all of us.
One judge had been sure it was a different celebrity.
'Brothers and sisters, this is the real world we live in'
Dozens of freight cars are broken into every day in Los Angeles by thieves who take advantage of train stops to loot packages purchased online.View on euronews
Ralph Emery, who became known as the dean of country music broadcasters over more than a half-century in both radio and television, has died