BREAKING: Chelsea in first EPL win

Chelsea football club, on Sunday, recorded her first win in the 2017/2018 English Premier League. [More]

Judiciary Staff Games : CJN Unveils trophy

The Chief Justice of the Federation, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has unveiled the trophy for the 23rd Judiciary Staffers Games billed for Calabar, Cross River State . At the unveiling ceremony held at the Chief Justice of Nigeria Chamber Abuja, Justice Onnoghen,urged his staffs to use the forthcoming s... [More]

Owoseni unveils Chamberlain Squash trophy

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos, Mr Fatai Owoseni yesterday unveiled the trophy of the maiden edition of the Chamberlain Squash Open (CSO) at an opening ceremony held at the Lagos Country Club, Ikeja Lagos.  Speaking at the event, Lagos Police Chief hailed the Promoter of the CSO, Mr Chamberlain U... [More]

…Dalung hails team, Eagles

The Youth and Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung has praised the senior women’s national basketball team, the D’Tigress for their outstanding performance so far at the FIBA Women’s Afrobasket 2017 currently holding in Bamako, Mali. D’Tigress thrashed their counterparts from Egypt by 106 points to 72 in... [More]

NPFL: ABS dents Plateau United’s title hopes

Plateau United’s hopes of clinching this season’s Nigeria Professional Football League title suffered a setback following their 2-0 matchday 35 away defeat to ABS in Ilorin on Sunday. A penalty from Samuel Adedeji and a strike from Akinbo Segun secured the win for ABS. Adedeji opened scoring from th... [More]

Lennox Lewis dubs Mayweather, McGregor fight a farce

Floyd Mayweather’s fight against Conor McGregor is a farce, said former world heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis. Irish UFC lightweight champion McGregor, 29, will make his boxing debut when he faces undefeated American Mayweather on 26 August in Las Vegas. “There is tremendous build-up and hype but ... [More]

Nigeria’s D’ Tigress secure first quarter-final slot

By Joe Apu Nigeria’s women national team, D’ Tigress is the first team to qualify for the FIBA Women’s AfroBasket 2017 quarterfinals following her win over Egypt on Sunday at the Palais des Sports Salamatou Maiga in the Malian capital of Bamako. WNBA star, Evelyn Akhator posted her first double doub... [More]

CBN, NPA, PTDF, 17 Others Defy FG’s Order to Refund N450bn Unremitted Revenue

Twenty revenue-generating agencies have allegedly defied the Federal Government’s order to refund their unremitted revenue amounting to N450 billion. A committee was set up in November 2016 to see to the recovery of the fund that was unspent by the agencies. Some of the agencies were accused of over... [More]

4000 Nasarawa, Benue, Plateau To Get BoI, Oxfam’s N200m Loan

The Bank of Industry (BoI) under the Federal Government of Nigeria‘s Government Enterprise and Empowerment Program (GEEP) has signed an agreement with the OXFAM Nigeria to disburse N200m to OXFAM’s Village Saving and Loan Associations (VSLA) in Nassarawa, Benue and Plateau states. Mr. Constant Tchon... [More]

Africa Records 25.9% Growth In Demand For Air Cargo In H1 2017

Lagos – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), grew by 10.4 per cent in the first-half of 2017 compared to the first-half of 2016. This was the strongest first half-ye... [More]

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