TRADING on the Nigerian Stock Exchange NSE, opened for the week on Monday still on a downward trend with the market capitalisation dropping by N60 billion amidst loses by Lafarge Africa and Nigerian Breweries. The market capitalisation which opened at N12.593 trillion shed N60 billion or 0.48 per cent to close at N12.533 trillion. Also, […]
CALABAR- RESIDENTS of Calabar, Cross River State, have raised the alarm over the critical health hazard a government-owned dumpsite at Ikot Effanga Mkpa, near Northwest Filling Station, on the outskirts of the state capital, pose to their lives.
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Though there had been widespread condemnation against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) for a long time, African communities continue to engage in the circumcision of the girl child, ignoring the evils and health hazards associated with [...]
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FIDELITY Bank Plc has raised the stakes in Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) development in the country with the recent sponsorship of the A.Y.E Reality Television (TV) Show, the world’s biggest entrepreneurial TV programme. The Deposit Money Bank (DMB) in strategic partnership with Africa’s Young Enterpreneurs (A.Y.E) is keen on awakening the latent entrepreneurial […]
The Governor of Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has called for the aggressive deployment of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in governance for efficient and cost effective service delivery.
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ENUGU State University of Science and Technology ESUT, has been conferred with an award of Excellence on Nigerian Communications Commission NCC, Director of Public Affairs, Mr. Tony Ojobo. This award ceremony is part of the high point of the Alumni Home Coming and 32nd Anniversary Celebration of the Faculty of Management Sciences. In a notification […]
The Nigeria Basketball Federation has invited 16 players to camp for the FIBA Africa organized 3x3 championships to be held in Lome, Togo.
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AS reported in the media, the Nigerian Football Federation is planning Grade-A friendlies for the Super Eagles ahead of the 2018 World Cup. Among the teams said to have been scheduled to face the Eagles [...]
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Football's global governing body was accused of "not caring" about the women's game by World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe after including a previously little-known Venezuelan striker on its female player of the year shortlist.
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Southern governors at their scheduled meeting on Monday in Lagos reiterated their belief in true Federalism and devolution of powers, even as they also restated their commitment to united and indivisible Nigeria. Thirteen governors and [...]
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Fourteen people have died in the latest suicide bomb attack in northeast Nigeria, an official said Monday in an updated toll, calling for greater protection for those made homeless by Boko Haram.
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Cristiano Ronaldo was named the world’s best men’s player at the 2017 Best Fifa Football Awards in London. The Real Madrid and Portugal forward beat Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Paris St-Germain’s Neymar to the honour. Ronaldo, 32, helped Real to a Champions League-La Liga double in 2016-17. Lieke Martens of Barcelona and the Netherlands won […]
Yesterday, the internet was thrown into frenzy after Davido liked a video of Wizkid on social media! The duo have in the past, taken swipes at each other over different issues and fans have termed it a battle of supremacy, to confirm who is a better artiste.
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The Management of Shooting Stars Football Club fondly known as 3SC has relieved the Team’s Technical Adviser, Fatai Amao, of his appointment. It equally said that it was reviewing the status of all the remaining technical crew members, saying that decision will soon be made on them. 3SC in a statement issued in Ibadan by […]
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The Real Madrid player, Cristiano Ronaldo, has clinched the top award as the best FIFA men’s player for 2017 ahead of his bitter rival Lionel Messi. Speaking after receiving the award, Ronaldo described the event as a great moment of his life, especially his to emergance as the best player in the world The Real...