Month: November 2018

Eight Nigerians have been listed, among other global influencers, in the 2019 `Forbes 30 under 30 list.’ News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Forbes 30 under 30 is a set of lists issued annually by Forbes magazine and some of its regional editions to recognise business and industry figures. This year, the list featured […]

World number one Novak Djokovic produced a rock-solid performance to dismantle the challenge of German firebrand Alexander Zverev at the ATP Finals on Wednesday. The Serb, 10 years older than his opponent, was made to work hard in an absorbing first set but Zverev’s challenge crumbled at the O2 Arena as Djokovic won 6-4 6-1. […]

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdul Fatah Ahmed, has forwarded 2018 Supplementary Budget Estimate to the State House of Assembly, for legislative approval. The Speaker, Dr. Ali Ahmad gave this indication, while reading a message from the Governor, titled “Presentation of Revised/Supplementary Budget Estimates 2018 for legislative approval” at the floor of the House. The […]

All Progressives Congress, APC, and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Kwara State, yesterday traded words over alleged plans to rig the forthcoming by-election in some wards across the affected Local Government areas. In a report by the Vanguard, APC claimed it had uncovered plans by PDP to rig in some wards, PDP accused APC of […]

Nigerian dance queen, Kafayat Shafau-Ameh aka Kaffy has hit one million followers on her Instagram platform. Kaffy who is the first Nigerian dancer to achieve this feat also took time to reflect on her career journey. The mother of two, is also the first Nigerian dancer to bag an international endorsement and also break the […]

Team captain Ahmed Musa and 21 other players trained at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba on Tuesday evening. The Super Eagles by the training stepped into gear for Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying battle against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in Johannesburg. According to a statement by Ademola Olajire, the Director […]

Another set-back has hit the camps of Kwara State governorship aspirants under the All Progressives Congress (APC); Prof Oba AbdulRaheem and Mohammed Dele Belgore following the defection of about 1,200 supporters loyal to the duo ahead of the 2019 general elections. The Special Adviser to the state Governor on Political Matters, Alhaji Toyin Olokooba who […]

The Chairman, Kwara State Local Government Service Commission, Hajia Sarat Adebayo has felicitated with HRH Alhaji (Dr.) Ibrahim Sulu Gambari CFR, the Emir of Ilorin and chairman of Kwara State Traditional Council, on his 23rd coronation anniversary. Hajia Sarat who described the Emir as a father who is passionate and committed to community development noted […]

Nigerian singers, Simisola Ogunleye a.k.a Simi and Oluwatobi Ojosipe aka Wande Coal pulled off electrifying performances at their individual sold out concerts in London. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that while Wande Coal held his concert at the over 2, 000 capacity Indigo at the O2 Arena, Simi took to the 800 capacity O2 […]

Italian referees are to boycott amateur football matches in the region of Lazio after one of them was attacked following a match on Sunday. Riccardo Bernardini, 24, had to be treated in hospital after being attacked by at least two supporters following a match between Virtus Olympia and Atletico Terranova, Italian media said on Monday. […]



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