Heartbreaking story of a Canadian Man Who Has Left A Christmas Present from Girlfriend Who Dumped Him Unopened For 47 Years

Adrian Pearce of Edmonton received the gift in 1970 when he was a 17-year-old student at George S. Henry Secondary School in suburban Toronto. It was from Vicki, his first serious girlfriend, who gave him the gift and then immediately ended their relationship. He was so angry and upset about the breakup that opening the present was the last thing on his mind. He simply threw it under the Christmas tree and when it remained the only unopened present on Christmas day, he told his family that he was never going to open it. Believe it or not, he managed to keep that promise.


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From where I stand: “I became a man, just to access the mines”

Pili Hussein is Tanzania’s first woman miner, who disguised herself as a man to access the Tanzanite mines. During the week, she worked alongside men in the mines and on weekends, as a farm hand. Today, she has 70 employees, a mining license, and wants to make sure that the next generation of women miners don’t face the same barriers as she did.


Photo: UN Women/Deepika Nath


I was 31 when I ran away from my abusive husband’s home and made my way towards the Mererani mines at the foothills of Mt. Kilimanjaro. I had heard that Continue reading

Story of little photobomber who has become social media sensation has been revealed.

An emotional story of the cute little photobomber who has become social media sensation has been revealed.

The photographer who took the wedding picture where the little boy suddenly appeared and made a bold pose has given an emotional story of the boy.Tobi 7

According to Ayaworan Media House, 3-year-old oluwatobiloba is a product Continue reading

7 years 10 Missed Calls

It was a Saturday 6th of November, 2010 and I had been at a friends room in my compound at the University of Nigeria Nsukka chatting to the Sunny, halcyon looking nothing out of the ordinary day.


In the mist of the usual male tittle-tattle, I suddenly became restless. What could be wrong? My phone? Had someone broken into my room? I made a quick dash. A quick scan reassured me everything Continue reading

​The Racket In Nigerian Peace Corps

The reported financial irregularities in the recruitment of members into the Nigerian Peace Corps (NPC) is very disturbing, especially for an organisation that is yet to assume full legal status. It should be investigated. Although the organisation has denied it, reports indicate that prospective members seeking recruitment into the NPC are being asked to pay as much as N100,000 for enlistment,in addition to sundry other payments to cover aspects of recruitment.

The need for prompt investigation is imperative because Continue reading

Letter to an Ex Corper

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Nigeriabridalbook is a location-based responsive Web Application that facilitate business between wedding vendors and those planning weddings and other events, resulting in hassle-free occasions. With focus on Nigeria, for now, the above is done through the following three processes. 

Find the best wedding professionals/vendors at a price that’s right for you through

1.  Explore Vendors and Make Requests on the site 

Within hours of telling us through free SMS from the App what you need, you’ll receive proposals from several local professionals ready to help make your big day a success. 

2. Compare Proposals 

You will be guided by the personalized messages, vendors profile, customers reviews, portfolio of work, etc 

3. Hire the Right Vendor 

When you are ready, hire the right vendor at price right for you and your budget.


1. Prospective clients visiting the site can send free SMS to vendors or Admin to facilitate response.

2. Personal Product/Service photo gallery for Vendors 

3. Vendors have their own individual page setup to market their business. 

4. Product/Service Reviews and appraisal from clients help vendors business opportunities. 

5. Social media vendor profile broadcast capabilities. 

6. Vendors are able to manage their Profile/Account themselves 

7. Nigeriabridalbook management team facilitate job winning opportunities 

8. The App is responsive in the sense that it’s both a Web App and Mobile App. 

9. The App was designed and developed, and is also managed by SoftCode Technologies, a software company that has a proven track record in Website Design and Search Engine Optimisation. 

10. The App was built, designed and implemented with the best website practices and with every party involved in mind! 

11. Vendors have options on the plan to operate on. 

 Vendors can register for business participation on any of the two Plans: 

1. Handee; Under this Plan, as a Vendor, you are given the opportunity to 

Get a space and participate free of charge 

Let Nigeriabridalbook win jobs and hand over unto you. 

Pay a service charge of 10% of contract sum when Nigeriabridalbook gives you a real job.

Grow your business 

2. Expro; under this plan, as a vendor, you are given the opportunity to 

Get deals directly from prospective clients 

Rent a space on the site for a renewable fee of N10,000 per six months 

Get jobs without service charges 

Grow your business 

Viability Test: 

For the past 5 months Nigeriabridalbook has been on probational operation within the social media bounds, where it has recorded the following feats: 9000 Facebook likes, 13,000 Instagram excited followers and some 2,000 Twitter followers. It have featured more than 500 advert. 


Facebook Page: Nigeriabridalbook 

Facebook Account: Bridalbook NG 

Twitter Handle; NigeriaBridalBook 

Instagram; Nigeriabridalbook 

Whatsapp; 09064899524

Call: 08034047126

Date for online launch: Saturday, 22 July 2017

Parent Company; EcheMedia Technologies & Management Systems 

Address: Suit 16, Netona Plaza, 17 Elelenwo Road, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.