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  • Messi, Neymar Ensure Enrique Leaves Barca with Copa del Rey - Barcelona 3 Alaves 1 Lionel Messi and Neymar showed their class as Barcelona beat a determined Alaves side 3-1 in the the Copa del Rey final in Madrid on Saturday, the Catlan club’s third straight win in the competition as they bid farewell to coach Luis Enrique on a high....
  • Balotelli: I’d kill Messi and Ronaldo for Ballon D’Or - Mario Balotelli says he knows what he has to do in order to beat Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to the Ballon d’Or – and it isn’t just a case of getting better on the pitch. Nice forward Balotelli, 26, has ambitions of winning the trophy awarded each year to...
  • Arsenal Beat Chelsea 2-1 to Win FA Cup Final - 90+4′ FULL TIME! Arsenal win yet another FA Cup. Wenger was under pressure. He had Per Mertesacker starting his first game of the season, and his first time in a back three, and he was brillant. Sanchez and Ozil threatened, Giroud was on hand on the end. They showed bottle...
  • Global Computer Meltdown: British Airway’s Website, App also Affected - British Airways computer systems have crashed across the world ahead of the busy Bank holiday weekend, sparking mayhem at airports. All BA flights from Heathrow and Gatwick have been cancelled for the rest of the day because of a ‘major IT system failure’ that is causing ‘severe disruption worldwide’. The...
  • Fake Journalists Who Gate-crash Events, Steal Laptops, Phones, Wines Arrested In Lagos - Two fake Journalists who gate-crash events, steal laptops, phones and wines have been arrested In Lagos. “I have several tactics for stealing phones at events. Sometimes, I’ll approach people, while they are taking pictures. I’ll offer to assist them, and before they know it, I’ll disappear with their phones.” These...

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Fake Journalists Who Gate-crash Events, Steal Laptops, Phones, Wines Arrested...

Two fake Journalists who gate-crash events, steal laptops, phones and wines have been arrested In Lagos. “I have several tactics for stealing phones at events. Sometimes, I’ll approach people, while they are taking p...

PHOTOS: Diamond Bank Staff Dress in School Uniform to Mark...

To commemorate Children’s Day, some staff of Diamond Bank wore school uniform to work on Friday. The pictures which were posted on social media generated reactions. Here are some of the pictures:

Police on Red Alert over Planned Actions by Biafra Agitators

Policemen are on red alert across the country ahead of the planned protests by Biafra agitators. The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), Biafra In...

Nigerian Couple in the US Get Six Babies at a...

Fortune has smiled on a Nigerian couple after 17 years of trying to conceive. United States -based Adeboye and Ajibola Taiwo have just been blessed with septuplets: three boys and three girls. The children were born on M...

Tension in Borno as Boko Haram Hijacks Bags of Rice...

Suspected members of the Boko Haram sect broke loose in Maiduguri, capital of Borno state, on Friday, hijacking bags of rice which the World Food Programme (WFP) planned to distribute to internally displaced persons (...

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Nokia, Apple to Co-operate After Settling Patent Row

Finnish telecommunications equipment maker Nokia and Apple on Tuesday said they had settled a legal dispute regarding the right of the U.S. technology giant to use patents owned by Nokia. Maria Varsellona, who is in char...

Zinox Sues Premium Times, Demands N2Bn for Defamation

Zinox Technologies Ltd., foremost Information and Communications Technology (ICT) company, has slammed N2 billion suit on Premium Times, an online news medium, for a series of defamatory publications against the company,...

Facebook Gets Dirty Slap From 2 European Privacy Regulators

Facebook suffered a setback on Tuesday over how it uses the reams of information it collects about users worldwide, after two European privacy watchdogs said that the social network’s practices broke their countries’...

Cyber attack: NCC Urges Deployment of Firewalls

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has urged telecommunications operators and subscribers to deploy firewalls as a proactive measure to tackle cyber-attack.  The regulatory body said in a statement in Lagos on...

SEC says 2.2m investors registered for e-dividend payment platform

Mr Mounir Gwarzo,  the Director-General,  Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Wednesday said that a total of 2.2 million investors have registered for the e-dividend payment platform. Gwarzo said this at the 20...

Online platform sets to promote restaurants, bars in Nigeria

Mr Charles Odibo, the Chief Executive Officer of Tomachy, an online platform says the platform will boost restaurants, bars and night life businesses in the country. Odibo in a statement in Lagos on Tuesday said that wit...

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Global Computer Meltdown: British Airway’s Website, App also Affected

British Airways computer systems have crashed across the world ahead of the busy Bank holiday weekend, sparking mayhem at airports. All BA flights from Heathrow and Gatwick have been cancelled for the rest of the day bec...

Turkish Investors Open $100M Baby Diapers Factory in Agbara

Employs 3000 workers Not less than 3000 Nigerians are now gainfully employed at the new 100 million USD manufacturing company officially opened yesterday in Ogun State. Investors from Turkey acquired a 205,000 sqm land a...

Telecoms Landscape Changes as NCC Gives Power Back to Subscribers

Consumers are now ‘kINGS’ in the Nigeria telecoms industry. Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC)-the KINGMAKER- is educating the consumers on their rights and privileges as KING. Policies have been formulated and ...

NITDA Declares Nigeria Free of WannaCry Attack

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) says Nigeria is free from the “WannaCry” ransomware attack  but called for sustained security from stakeholders to forestall future attacks. Dr Isa Ibra...

CBN Releases List of Items Valid for Forex

Telecoms Sector Contributes N15trn to GDP, says NCC

The Executive Vice-Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, had disclosed that telecommunications sector in the country contributed over N15trillion to the country’s Gross Domestic P...

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Messi, Neymar Ensure Enrique Leaves Barca with Copa del Rey

Barcelona 3 Alaves 1 Lionel Messi and Neymar showed their class as Barcelona beat a determined Alaves side 3-1 in the the Copa del Rey final in Madrid on Saturday, the Catlan club’s third straight win in the competitio...

Balotelli: I’d kill Messi and Ronaldo for Ballon D’Or

Mario Balotelli says he knows what he has to do in order to beat Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to the Ballon d’Or – and it isn’t just a case of getting better on the pitch. Nice forward Balotelli, ...

Evander Holyfield Donates $3M Health Equipment To LASG

Boxing Legend Visits Governor Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday lauded the achievements of five-time world cruiserweight and heavyweight boxing champion, Evander Holyfield, describing him as the grea...

Rooney leads a minute’s silence among his United team-mates in...

Manchester United’s clash with Ajax in the Europa League final will still go ahead on Wednesday despite the pop concert terror attack at Manchester Arena. An explosion in the foyer of the north-west venue on Monday...

We Can Enjoy Before Champions League Final -Ronaldo

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D’banj Shares Picture of his First Son ‘Daniel’

Music superstar D’banj and his wife Didi Lineo, have welcomed their first child. D’banj took to his Instagram handle to share the first photo of their baby – a son named Daniel Oyebanjo III. According to media repo...

Fans Attack Tonto Dikeh for Using Frog to Describe her...

Popular actress Tonto Wigo Charity Dikeh-Churchill, better known as Tonto Dikeh recently attracted her fans on her Instagram page as she throws shades at her estranged husband using frogs in her description. Recall that ...

British Actor ‘James Bond’ is dead, aged 89

British actor, Sir Roger Moore, who played the super spy character of James Bond, has died at the age of 89. His family announced that his demise follows a short but brave battle with cancer. A statement, from his childr...

Donald Trump to America: Please impeach me

What does it take to impeach a president? This president is all but shouting ‘get me out of here.’ We should help. Donald Trump is doing an excellent impression of a president who desperately wishes to be imp...

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No Room for Coup Plotters in Nigeria – Tinubu

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Sen. Bola Tinubu on Monday said there was no room for coup plotters in the country, saying that the state would resist any attempt to truncate democracy. Tinubu ...

Those Wishing Buhari Dead are Inhuman, says Adesina

Special Adviser on Media to President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina, has lashed out at those wishing the president dead. He dubbed them swindlers, inhuman, evil, wicked and liars. Adesina, in a statement, wondered why ...

Why Osinbajo Should Not Sign 2017 Budget -Falana

Human rights activist, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has advised the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo not to sign the 2017 budget because it was illegally increased by the National Assembly. He also said that President Muhammadu ...

Soldiers Warn to “Stay Off Politics,” as Coup Rumours Spread

The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, has given a stern warning to army officials to stay off politics and politically related activities. Mr. Buratai gave the order on Tuesday in a statement issued by the Army spokes...