Emmanuel Adebayor joins Paraguay’s Olimpia

Former Real Madrid and Manchester City forward Emmanuel Adebayor has joined Olimpia, the reigning Paraguayan champions announced on Tuesday. The Togo forward, who also played for Arsenal, Tottenham and Crystal Palace during a decade-long stay in the English Premier League, had been a free agent since December when he left Turks Kayserispor. Adebayor, 35, will […]

War crimes: Sudan agrees handing over Omar al-Bashir to ICC

Sudan has agreed to hand ousted autocrat Omar al-Bashir and others to the International Criminal Court for alleged war crimes in Darfur, a member of Khartoum’s ruling body said on Tuesday. The Hague-based ICC has charged Bashir and three of his former aides with genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes in Sudan’s western region […]

Terrorists now recruit on social media – Minister

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, has said that terrorist groups now used social media platforms for the recruitment of new followers to commit crimes in Nigeria. Pantami stated this on Tuesday while delivering a lecture on leadership in counter-terrorism and violent extremism at the Nigerian Army Resource Centre, Abuja. The […]

CBN injects $210m into Forex Market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected the sum of 210 million dollars into the inter-bank Foreign Exchange Market to boost liquidity in the sector. The bank’s Director, Corporate Communications Department, Mr. Isaac Okorafor made this known in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday. Okorafor explained that authorised dealers in the wholesale segment of […]

Juventus Want To Hire Pep Guardiola And Sign Virgil Van Dijk

Juventus are planning an audacious double swoop for Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola and Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk. ‘The Old Lady’ have long admired Guardiola and will The Sun have stated the Italians will do ‘whatever it takes’ to lure him to Turin. Juventus have slipped behind Inter Milan in the Serie A title […]

FG Equips 218,000 Nigerians with Employability, Entrepreneurship Skills, Says ITF Boss

The Director-General/Chief Executive, Industrial Training Fund (ITF), Mr. Joseph Ari, has disclosed that the federal government has through the fund, equipped over 218,000 Nigerians across the country with skills for employability and entrepreneurship since the commencement of the National Industrial Skills Development Programme (NISDP). He said 18,000 beneficiaries were from the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). […]

Abuja power project: NNPC, US to provide $1.16m for feasibility study

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) have signed a $1.16 million grant as part funding for the NNPC-Abuja Independent Power Project (IPP) modelled to generate 1,350 megawatts of electricity to alleviate the power challenge in the country. The signing between the NNPC, the U.S. Trade and […]

Aisha Buhari meets with Patience Johnathan at the Presidential Villa

    The First Lady Aisha Buhari, has met with her predecessor, Mrs Patience Jonathan at the Presidential Villa, Abuja and shared experiences on issues relating to women’s development in the country. Mrs Buhari disclosed this on Tuesday on her tweeter handle. The first lady said, their discussion centred on issues affecting the growth and […]

Sowore’s trial resumes Wednesday

  Hearing in the trial against Revolution Now convener, Omoyele Sowore, would continue at the Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday, February 12, 2020. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu had on  December 6, 2019 adjourned the matter to the 11th, 12th and 13th of February 2020for definite hearing. But the court did not sit on Tuesday […]

Davido receives a Plaque from Sony Music

A good time

Davido has been recognized by Sony Music  Entertainment for his hard work and dedication to the music industry. The singer received a Plaque for his latest project A Good Time and his highly successful singles Blow My Mind and Risky He posted a video on his Instagram receiving his new achievement. View this post on […]