Trading turnover on new I&E FX window hits $1bn

A turnover of $1.075bn was recorded on the recently introduced Investors’ & Exporters’ FX window for the weeks-ended April 28 – May 12, 2017 data from the FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange (FMDQ), show. Still within the week, contracts worth $30.30mm traded in fourteen (14) deals in the Naira-settled... [More]

Real Madrid win La Liga in style

Real Madrid won their first La Liga title since 2012 thanks to a final-day 2-0 victory at Malaga on Sunday and in spite of FC Barcelona’s 4-2 win over Eibar. Cristiano Ronaldo scored early in the game to settle the nerves, latching onto Isco’s through ball to step around Carlos Kameni and tap into a... [More]

Don’t blame me for Arsenal missing top 4 spot – Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger says his “professionalism or commitment” cannot be questioned but that uncertainty over his future contributed to Arsenal failing to qualify for the UEFA Champions League. This is the first time Arsenal, who finished fifth, have failed to qualify for the competition for 20 years. Wenge... [More]

Barcelona to name new Coach May 29

Barcelona Football CLub, syas it would name a new coach two days after the COpa Del Rey final with Real Madrid. This was confirmed by President Josep Bartomeu. Reports in the Barcelona media last week said the club have already agreed on a two-year deal with Athletic Bilbao coach, Ernesto Valverde. ... [More]

Europa Cup final: Mourinho stakes house for win over Ajax

By Joe Apu, with agency report In an effort to ensure that Manchester United wins a second trophy to enrich her trophy chest and get an automatic place in next season’s Champions League, Coach Jose Mourinho has taken a bet with his home at stake for victory over Dutch side Ajax in the final of the E... [More]

Europa ticket excites Eagles defender

Super Eagles defender, William Troost-Ekong is delighted that his club, Gent sealed a place in next season’s Europa League despite bowing 2-1 to Belgian topflight runners-up, Club Brugge on Sunday. Goals from Wesley and Hans Vanaken powered Michel Preud’homme past the Buffalos who got their consolat... [More]

Onyekuru may consider Arsenal move, to miss Eagles debut

By Monica Iheakam KAS Eupen  of Belgium whiz kid, Henry Onyekuru is mulling the prospects of dotting the contract lines with English Premier League giants Arsenal, a development that has put paid to his international debut for Super Eagles against Corsica this Friday. Arsenal on Monday expressed an ... [More]

AFCON 2019 qualifier: Eagles’ll fly past Bafana Bafana –Adepoju

From Romanus Ugwu, Abuja Former Super Eagles forward, Mutiu Adepoju has tipped the Super Eagles to begin their AFCON 2019 qualifier against South Africa on a good note at the Uyo Nest of Champions on June 10. The Eagles would after the AFCON qualifier do another tough battle against Cameroon in the ... [More]

Adopting IPMS initiative for confidence, consistency in property measurement

The growing sophistication in real estate assets is piling pressure on professionals, especially estate surveyors and valuers also known as land economists, to seek ways of upping their game with a view to benchmarking their practice against global best practice. Measurement and standards are integr... [More]

‘Government needs to promote local industries for affordable housing delivery’

To address concerns around the provision of timely, quality and affordable housing for Nigerians through building technology, the federal government has been advised to look inwards and promote local industries. Festus Adebayo, a lawyer and a foremost advocate for quality and affordable housing deve... [More]

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