Month: August 2018

After learning who they must face in this season’s Champions League group stage, holders Real Madrid and rivals Barcelona sink their teeth into Liga opponents this weekend as the only sides to have won their first two games. Routine wins over Getafe and Girona have ensured that Real, whose main Champions League threat in a […]

Lady Gaga opened up about her painful road to fame after she shone in her big Hollywood movie debut, “A Star Is Born”, which premiered on Friday at the Venice film festival. “Many times at the beginning of my career I was not the most beautiful woman in the room — but I wrote my […]

President Rodrigo Duterte of Philippines was on Friday criticised for sending a “very dangerous and distorted message’’ that women are raped because they are beautiful. Duterte, who has been slammed for joking about rape in the past, was defending his claims that he had eradicated crime in his southern home city of Davao during a […]

Jose Mourinho insisted on Friday he is one of the world’s best managers in a continued defence of his managerial record despite Manchester United’s recent struggles. Mourinho ended a press conference following his side’s 3-0 home defeat to Tottenham on Monday by demanding respect from the media. United also lost, 3-2, at Brighton the week […]

UEFA are set to wait until next season before introducing Video Assistant Referees (VAR) in the Champions League, although they are still not ruling out having it in this season’s final, president Aleksander Ceferin said on Friday. Ceferin has so far resisted calls to bring VAR into Europe’s elite club competition, despite the system largely proving […]

By Kayode Lawal (Abuja), Ahmed ‘Lateef, Madiu Yusuf and Kamaldeen Abdullahi Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki yesterday officially declared to run for President of the country, promising to ensure an all-inclusive government if elected. Saraki made the declaration while meeting with young Nigerians who want to run […]

The Kwara State Government has released its Federal Allocation figures for the month of August, 2018. A statement by the State Commissioner for Finance, Alhaji Demola Banu, on Thursday evening revealed that the State government got a total of N3,720,913,343.47 as allocation for August, as against N3,736,644,795.48 it received in July. Banu disclosed that the […]

Nollywood actresses, Mercy Aigbe and Toyin Abraham who were recently at loggerheads have now ironed out their indifferences. The two rivaled actresses were spotted over the weekend at the pre-birthday dinner of Nigerian male barbie, Bobrisky. The ladies took selfies and sat together to prove to fans that their dispute was indeed over. You will […]

Nigerian singer, Oritsefemi, took to Twitter within the week to shake a big table most people in Nigeria are sitting on comfortably, and it is about his song. Oritsefemi who claimed that many people are waiting for him to buy them cars before they play his song, went on to declare himself the best artist […]

The final of this year’s Kwara All Stars Unity football tournament will hold tomorrow, at the Main-Bowl of the Kwara State Stadium Complex, Ilorin, beginning from 4.00pm. A release by the Public Relations Officer of Kwara All Stars, Saka Toyin Baruba, Ladorb FC, being captained by Segun Adeshina (Nassa) will take on SMO FC in […]



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