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The Drug Queen of Kano: The Gloria Okon Story

She is one of the most famous names on the Nigerian High street. Her legacy lives in urban legends and tales behind the wind gales. Knotted Post Panorama takes a look at the life, legacy and conspiracy that shaped the life of Gloria Okon Miss Gloria Okon  was born in 1950 and like her death, […]

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Flash Back: Nigerian Elections of 1960 [Video]

Its always been said that it was the Americans who rushed the Empire out of Nigeria, well, there might be some truth to that. This old Video shows a CBS report that covered the elections of 1960. Its a highlight into the sentiments of America’s ruling elite at the end of Empire. Watch the Video […]

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An Outlaw from Bendel: The Lawrence Anini Story

INTRODUCTION On the 23rd of August 1986, something bizarre happened in Bendel State, Nigeria. A prince of the Benin royal family, Kingsley Eweka, was bundled to the Asoro firing range. A Bini prince and an aristocrat by birth and virtue of belonging to one of Africa’s oldest and most revered monarchies, Kingsley was however not accorded […]