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  • How England Football Coach Sampson Passed Down INSULT on Nigerian Aluko Family - Eni Aluko has spoken out publicly for the first time since Sportsmail revealed she was paid hush-money by the Football Association — and has made a further series of sensational allegations against the organisation and England manager Mark Sampson. Chelsea star Aluko has not played for Sampson since she submitted an email complaint,...
  • Mikel, Moses Back in Eagles for Cameroon Match - Team captain Mikel John Obi and forward Odion Ighalo are back, and Israel –based marksman Anthony Nwakaeme gets a first call as Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, on Tuesday released his list of players for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying duels with Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions. Germany –based defender...
  • Messi Heightens Troubles at Barcelona after Posing with Neymar - Leo Messi published pictures of himself with Neymar on social media, just hours after the club confirmed they were suing the Brazilian forward for breach of contract. This has however sparked the cold war between the Barcelona board and the Barça dressing room. ‘He’s back’ read Messi’s message below a...
  • FIFA Referee Abandons Football Match to Catch Flight - A China League One reserve match was suddenly cut short due to a referee’s desperate need to catch a flight. The first half between Hangzhou Greentown’s reserve side and Meixian Techand lasted only 40 minutes, while the whistle blew 38 minutes into the second because the referee feared he would...
  • JAMB, VCs Peg University Admission Cut-off Mark at 120 - The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, in collaboration with Vice Chancellors, Rectors and Provosts of higher institutions in the country, on Tuesday, pegged the minimum cut-off mark for admission into universities at 120. They also adopted 100 as the minimum cut-off marks for admissions into polytechnics. No higher institution is...

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JAMB, VCs Peg University Admission Cut-off Mark at 120

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, in collaboration with Vice Chancellors, Rectors and Provosts of higher institutions in the country, on Tuesday, pegged the minimum cut-off mark for admission into universitie...

Bishop Oyedepo, Wife Celebrate 35th Wedding Anniversary

The General Overseer of Living Faith Church aka Winners Chapel, Bishop David and wife Faith Oyedepo, celebrate their 35th wedding anniversary on Monday, August 21. The lovebirds took to the social media to express their ...

Edo King Flees as Angry Youths Raze Palace

The traditional ruler of Oghoghobi community in Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State, His Royal Highness, Kingsley Omorose, has reportedly fled his community. Omorose was said to have fled after angry villagers...

OAU Students Shut Down University of Ibadan in Battle

Members of the Great Ife Students’ Union shut the main entrance of the University of Ibadan over what was described as harassment from a member of the Abefele Security Unit in the institution. The incident between both...

Buhari to Work from Home as Office Under Renovation 

…Sends resumption letter to NASS A Presidency source on Monday disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari will work from his official residence till renovation work is completed in his office. The source, who pleaded ...

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FIRST Global Robotics Olympiad: Nigeria Ranked 3rd in Africa

Seven students, who represented Nigeria in maiden edition of the FIRST Global Robotics Olympiad in Washington DC, U.S (2017). Team Nigeria represented by seven students at the FIRST Global Robotics Olympiad (GRO) in Was...

Nigerian Katherine,16, Makes Africa Proud at USA Microsoft World Championship

Katherine Eta of Childville School, Ogudu, Lagos, has emerged the third place winner in the 2017 Microsoft Office specialist world championship (MOSWC) held in Disneyland, California, USA. Katherine was the only African ...

Here’s How Big the Galaxy Note 8 Will Be

Samsung has revealed some hints that the Galaxy Note 8 could be bigger than you might expect. Credit: Concept Creator/Forbes In a piece in Forbes on Sunday, contributor Gordon Kelly suggested the Galaxy Note 8 could be &...

Stop Buying Smart Phones for your Children – Clergy

Most Rev. Charles Hammawa, the Catholic Bishop of Jalingo Diocese, has advised parents to stop buying smart phones for school children because of their negative effects on children. Hammawa gave the advice on Monday at ...

Uber Begins ‘Selfie’ Real-time ID Checks in Nigeria

Technology transportation network company Uber is getting creative in improving driver and passenger safety and has just launched a new facial recognition system that takes selfies to identify drivers. Real-Time ID check...

Nigeria Harmonises Telecoms Right of Way Charges

The National Economic Council (NEC) yesterday  approved a policy to harmonise right of way charges payable by telecommunications companies and related public utility infrastructure on Local Governments, States and Fede...

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Nigeria Ranks 3rd in Global Internet Crimes Behind UK, U.S....

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, says Nigeria currently ranks third globally in cybercrimes behind the UK and the U.S. NCC’s Chief Executive Officer, Umar Danbatta, disclosed this on Tuesday at the ongoing ...

I Don’t Have A Single House Outside Nigeria – Aliko...

In a recent interview with international business magazine, Bloomberg, the CEO of Dangote Group talked about his quest for a simple lifestyle. When quizzed if he preferred making money or spending it, he chose the later....

Eaton Wins Gold in Network Products Guide Software Awards

Multinational power management company, Eaton has been named Gold winner in Network Products Guide’s 2017 IT World Awards® in the “Best IT Software” category for its Visual Power Manager(VPM) software. Network Pro...

Racism, Slavery, Chinese Imperialism Over Nigerian Employees at Startimes

Investigation into the racism crisis at StarTimes, the popular Chinese pay TV company also unearth how the Chinese handlers have been treating Nigerian Senior Executives and Junior cadres under the company employment as ...

Airtel Begins Unlimited Data Plan for Nigerian Subscribers

  Airtel Nigeria, has said that its newly introduced Unlimited Data plans will empower and create more prosperity opportunities for telecoms consumers as well as boost mobile broadband connectivity in support for th...

NCC Gives Mandate to Telecos on Code of Corporate Governance...

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) Tuesday mandated all Mobile Network Operators(MNO) and Internet Service Providers (ISP) to fully integrate the industry’s Code of Corporate Governance introduced to the sector a...

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How England Football Coach Sampson Passed Down INSULT on Nigerian...

Eni Aluko has spoken out publicly for the first time since Sportsmail revealed she was paid hush-money by the Football Association — and has made a further series of sensational allegations against the organisation ...

Mikel, Moses Back in Eagles for Cameroon Match

Team captain Mikel John Obi and forward Odion Ighalo are back, and Israel –based marksman Anthony Nwakaeme gets a first call as Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, on Tuesday released his list of players fo...

Messi Heightens Troubles at Barcelona after Posing with Neymar

Leo Messi published pictures of himself with Neymar on social media, just hours after the club confirmed they were suing the Brazilian forward for breach of contract. This has however sparked the cold war between the Bar...

FIFA Referee Abandons Football Match to Catch Flight

A China League One reserve match was suddenly cut short due to a referee’s desperate need to catch a flight. The first half between Hangzhou Greentown’s reserve side and Meixian Techand lasted only 40 minutes...

Rooney´s England Career is Over

Gareth Southgate should tell Wayne Rooney his England career is over, according to 1966 World Cup final hat-trick hero Geoff Hurst. Rooney has scored two goals in two Premier League games since leaving Manchester United...

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Shooting Video in Lagos, Requires Permit, says Censors Board

The Lagos State Film and Video Censors Board has issued an official warning to film practitioners and bodies involved in the production, distribution, and exhibition of films and videos within Lagos State, involved in th...

INTERNATIONAL DRINKS FESTIVAL COMES TO LAGOS

Lagos is set to play host to the first ever International Drinks Festival in Nigeria. Brand owners, industry Investors and big retailers in the state have made this known. Balmoral, organizer of the event said the event...

Nigerian Designers Prepare for New York Fashion Week

Blue Pearl International, organisers of African Fashion and Design Week, have announced a competition for creative and innovative designers. The designers will be invited to showcase their pieces at auditions billed to ...

Fela Anikulapo Unforgettable 20 Years After his Death

Entertainment maverick Charly boy and the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), on Wednesday eulogised late Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, exactly two decades after his demise. Charly Boy described the late Fela as “un...

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APC Welcomes Buhari, Thanks Osinbajo, Nigerians

Nigeria’s ruling party, the All Progressives Congress said it welcomed President Muhammadu Buhari back home to Nigeria after his medical vacation to the United Kingdom. In a statement by Malam Bolaji Abdullahi, the pub...

PDP Plans Obasanjo, Atiku, Saraki Comeback

The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday initiated moves to woo former President Olusegun Obasanjo, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar; Senate President, Bukola Saraki; and Speaker of the House o...

Fayose: I’ll Declare My Presidential Ambition October 1st

… Kashamu barred from PDP Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, said on Monday he would declare his 2019 presidential ambition on October 1. The governor stated this during the meeting of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Sou...

Why Policies Suffer Setbacks in Africa – Obasanjo

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, on Wednesday identified poor implementation of development policies by African governments as a big impediment to the prosperity of the continent. The former president spoke in ...