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  • Messi Scores Sensational Hat-trick in Five Goal Thriller - Nigerian Moses Simon was unused substitute for the Levante side on Sunday La Liga fixtures against Barcelona at Ciutat de Valencia stadium. But Lionel Messi emerged the hero of a five goal thriller night as the world best player grabbed an hat-trick in the 90 minute encounter.   Read Also:...
  • Live Concerts: Olamide, Wizkid, Kcee Get Star Lager Beer Sponsorship - Star Lager Beer has planned to sponsor a range of music concerts holding across Nigeria this December, this has been revealed. The foremost Nigerian beer brand will be involved in  Wizkid Live in Concert on the 19th of December, Olamide Live in Concert on the 23rd of December, Burna Live on...
  • DStv unveils sport packages for festive season - Sports and entertainment company, MultiChoice Nigeria, rolled a special campaign offer to treat customers on its DStv to a memorable festive season. The offer which will run for two weeks starting from Monday 17 December – Friday 4 January, showcase channel on SuperSport 1, will remind viewers of many of...
  • MultiChoice says ‘Thank You’  -   Entertainment company, MultiChoice Nigeria held a year-end party to appreciate the support provided by the media throughout 2018. The event which held at the MultiChoice headquarters in Victoria Island, Lagos, also served as a content showcase, taking a retrospective look at MultiChoice’s 2018 content roster whilst providing some insight...
  • Yuletide: MTN Tours Nigeria with Surprise Packages - The telecommunication giant has been moving round Nigerian states in the spirit of the season. With its Season of Surprise campaign which recently started in Lagos, MTN touched down in schools, public places in the states with freebies and goodies. The mobile network operator has been gone as far as...

MultiChoice says ‘Thank You’ 

  Entertainment company, MultiChoice Nigeria held a year-end party to appreciate the support provided by the media throughout 2018. The event which held at the MultiChoice headquarters in Victoria Island, Lagos, als...

Yuletide: MTN Tours Nigeria with Surprise Packages

The telecommunication giant has been moving round Nigerian states in the spirit of the season. With its Season of Surprise campaign which recently started in Lagos, MTN touched down in schools, public places in the state...

Nigeria technology reporters set forum for regulator, operators to discuss...

All is now set for the Fourth and last in the series of this year’s Nigeria Information Technology Reporters’ Association (NITRA) Quarterly Forum billed for December 14, 2018, at the CitiHeight Hotel, Opebi L...

Sowore kicks over exclusion from presidential debate

Mr Omoyele Sowore, Presidential Candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), has protested against his non-inclusion in the planned Presidential Debate being organised by the Nigeria Elections Debate Group (NEDG). Sow...

Pandemonium as Explosion Rocks Umuahia Catholic Church

An explosion on Tuesday rocked the Diocesan Headquarters of Umuahia Catholic Archdiocese, popularly Mater Dei Catholic Church on Azikiwe road in Umuahia, the Abia capital. It was gathered the explosion, which occurred in...

TECH/TELECOMS

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Western Digital Displays New Data Storage Devices in Nigeria

Western Digital Corporation, a global leader in data technology, has expanded its portfolio of data storage devices in Nigeria. The expansion will allow consumers to access a wide range of WD®- and SanDisk&...

NCC Charges UNILAG, UI, OAU Others on Research, Innovation to...

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it has directed funds to universities to encourage innovation in the country. The Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta, stated this on Wednesday ...

Facebook Unveils Smart Speaker for Messenger Video Calls

Facebook Inc (FB.O) on Monday released a smart speaker designed to ease video calls. However, the Company’s history of privacy mishaps and the device’s price and limited functionality could slow it ...

All-screen design, Android OS Nokia 6.1 Plus in Nigeria

 HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced the availabilit of the Nokia 6.1 Plus in Nigeria.   It is a stunning, contemporary smartphone with an immersive, all-screen design, a statement fro...

Samsung Partners TD To Take Charge of Electronic Market

In yet another ground-breaking deal, Sub-Saharan Africa’s foremost distribution company, Technology Distributions Ltd (TD)has been appointed national distributor of Samsung Electronics in the open market ...

Dell Announces New Solutions on Cloud Portfolio for VMware

Dell has announced additional capabilities to its broad portfolio of VMware solutions, spanning from the edge to the core to the cloud. These new solutions and enhanced integrations are designed to help custome...

e-BUSINESS

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MTN Smart Survey with USSD Solution Launched

MTN Nigeria has Launched a new business tool called MTN Smart Survey. The Mobile technology company said the digital solution will enable smart business owners to leverage on market research in developing effec...

Telecom: NCC to Start 2019 with Fight against Call Masking

Telecom industry loses $60bn annually to call masking Prof. Umar Danbatta, the Executive Vice Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said the telecom industry globally loses about 60 billion d...

MTN Pays N165Billion to Settle Fine in Nigeria

Telecommunications giant, MTN has paid N165billion out of the N330 billion imposed on it, Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta stated on Thursday. Da...

2018 SERAS Award: iSON Emerges Best Company for Work Place...

Business Process Outsourcing firm, iSON Xperiences has been awarded ‘Best  Work Place Practice” under the Sustainability, Enterprise and Responsibility Awards (SERAs) 2018. Formerly iSON BPO, t...

OneFi Poised to Revamp Credit & Lending Services for Nigerians

Secures “BB” from Global Credit Rating One Finance Limited [OneFi]  has become the first Credit Rating Fintech in Africa after securing a “BB” rating with Stable outlook, from Globa...

MTN Connects 139 NNPC’s Locations on Corperate Wide Area Network

As part of its continued effort to provide bespoke and seamless connectivity solutions to individuals and business enterprises in the country, MTN Nigeria has deployed Corporate Wide Area Netorwk Service (CWAN)...

SPORTS

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Messi Scores Sensational Hat-trick in Five Goal Thriller

Nigerian Moses Simon was unused substitute for the Levante side on Sunday La Liga fixtures against Barcelona at Ciutat de Valencia stadium. But Lionel Messi emerged the hero of a five goal thriller night as the world bes...

DStv unveils sport packages for festive season

Sports and entertainment company, MultiChoice Nigeria, rolled a special campaign offer to treat customers on its DStv to a memorable festive season. The offer which will run for two weeks starting from Monday 17 December...

3-0: How CSKA Moscow Thrashed Champions League Holder but…

    Real Madrid 0-3 CSKA Chalov stuns Bernabeu (37) Schennikov doubles CSKA lead (43) Sigurdsson makes it three (73) Real already through as group winners CSKA must better Plzen’s result to qualify for Eu...

Everton 2 – 2 Watford: Success Surprised at No Penalty...

Fouled at Penalty Area Everton 2-2 Watford (FT) Richarlison with opener (15) Coleman own goal levels (62) Doucoure puts Watford ahead (64) Sigurdsson penalty saved (67) Digne free kick makes it 2-2 (90) Three changes for...

Super Falcons Coach Speaks Tough After World Cup Draw

Super Falcons’ Head Coach, Thomas Dennerby, has said Nigeria will prepare hard and take it one match at a time at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup finals in France. The African champions were on Saturday eveni...

ENTERTAINMENT

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Live Concerts: Olamide, Wizkid, Kcee Get Star Lager Beer Sponsorship

Star Lager Beer has planned to sponsor a range of music concerts holding across Nigeria this December, this has been revealed. The foremost Nigerian beer brand will be involved in  Wizkid Live in Conc...

Davido, D’banj, Tiwa Savage Others Headline Born in Africa Festival

Davido, D’banj, Yemi Alade, Falz, Awilo will headline Born In Africa Festival 2018, Newswatchnigeria can report. The event, which is presented by Access Bank, is the first of its kind to retell the Africa...

‘Back to the 90s’ as Club MTV Base Goes Live

The 90s are coming back this December and Nigeria’s biggest names are definitely going to be there for it. Refreshed by Coca Cola, MTV Base is bringing back its famous Club MTV Base event and it’s t...

Burna Boy, Adesua Etomi, Maraji others make 2018 The Future...

Nigerian singer, Burna Boy, actress Adesua Etomi and comedienne, Maraji are among nominees for the 2018 edition of the Future Awards (TFA) TFA, which is in its 13th year is the biggest youth award in Africa and...

POLITICS

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Sowore kicks over exclusion from presidential debate

Mr Omoyele Sowore, Presidential Candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), has protested against his non-inclusion in the planned Presidential Debate being organised by the Nigeria Elections Debate Group (...

2019: Sanwo Olu Deploys Public WiFi to Key Areas in...

Some residents in Lagos state are having swell time as they surf the internet for free, via the public WiFi deployed at selected areas by Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the governorship candidate of the All Progressive...

PDP mocks APC over Lagos commissioner’s exit from party

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has described the exit of the immediate past Lagos Commissioner of Energy and Mineral Resources,Mr Wale Oluwo, from the All Progressives Congress (APC) as a welcome dev...

Why I’m Supporting Buhari – Obasanjo’s Son

The President of Buhari Youth Organisation (BYO) and son of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Olujonwo, says since politics is not a war or battle, he has every right to support the re-election bid of Preside...