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no responses. September 30, 2019 Elizabeth David

Doha 2019: Fraser-Pyrce Emerges World Fastest Woman


Doha 2019: Fraser-Pyrce Emerges World Fastest Woman

Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pyrce ran a 10.71 seconds to win the world 100 metres title at the 2019 World Championships in Doha on Sunday. Fraser-Pyrce, who was […]

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no responses. August 29, 2019 Elizabeth David

2019 AAG: Team Nigeria Now Third With 64 Medals


2019 AAG: Team Nigeria Now Third With 64 Medals

Team Nigeria yesterday moved from fourth to third place on the medals table of the ongoing 12th All Africa Games in Rabat after amassing a total […]

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no responses. July 29, 2019 Elizabeth David

2019 Aiteo Cup final: Ganduje, 3 Deputy Governors Escape Attack


2019 Aiteo Cup final: Ganduje, 3 Deputy Governors Escape Attack

Security men had to result to the use of teargas to disperse rampaging Kano Pillars fans on Sunday at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna. This […]

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no responses. July 19, 2019 Elizabeth David

BREAKING: Algeria Beat Senegal To Lift AFCON 2019 Trophy


BREAKING: Algeria Beat Senegal To Lift AFCON 2019 Trophy

Baghdad Bounedjah’s early goal propelled Algeria to a first Africa Cup of Nations title in 29 years with a fiery 1-0 victory over Senegal in Friday’s […]

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no responses. July 17, 2019 Elizabeth David

Cameroon Sack Head Coach Seedorf Following Afcon 2019 Exit


Cameroon Sack Head Coach Seedorf Following Afcon 2019 Exit

The Indomitable Lions have parted ways with their head coach, over a week after their exit to Nigeria Cameroon have sacked coach Clarence Seedorf, the Cameroonian […]

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no responses. July 15, 2019 Elizabeth David

AFCON 2019: We Want To Write Our Own History, Says Algeria Coach


AFCON 2019: We Want To Write Our Own History, Says Algeria Coach

Algeria coach Djamel Belmadi said his players are “two very difficult steps” away from writing history as they prepare to face Nigeria in Sunday’s Africa Cup […]

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no responses. July 11, 2019 Elizabeth David

AFCON 2019: Buhari Congratulates Super Eagles For Moving to Next Level


AFCON 2019: Buhari Congratulates Super Eagles For Moving to Next Level

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Eagles after defeating South Africa’s Bafana Bafana 2-1 to progress to the Semi-finals of the ongoing 2019 Africa Cup […]

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no responses. July 9, 2019 Elizabeth David

Edmonton Oilers Take Halifax Sniper Raphael Lavoie in 2nd Round Of 2019 NHL Draft


Edmonton Oilers Take Halifax Sniper Raphael Lavoie in 2nd Round Of 2019 NHL Draft

The Edmonton Oilers added more prospects on Day 2 of the NHL Draft in Vancouve. In the second round, at 38th overall, the team grabbed right […]

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no responses. July 8, 2019 Elizabeth David

Proteas’ Cricket World Cup 2019 Player Ratings: Rassie Leads The Way


Proteas’ Cricket World Cup 2019 Player Ratings: Rassie Leads The Way

The Proteas are back in South Africa after a failed 2019 World Cup campaign that saw them finish in 7th position.  It was an incredibly disappointing performance from a side that desperately […]

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no responses. July 8, 2019 Elizabeth David

AFCON 2019: Madagascar Beat DR Congo As Fairytale Continues


AFCON 2019: Madagascar Beat DR Congo As Fairytale Continues

Madagascar on Sunday in Alexandria kept up their fairytale run at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt. They advanced to the quarter-finals with […]

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no responses. July 3, 2019 Elizabeth David

2019 AFCON: Cameroon To Face Nigeria In Round Of 16


2019 AFCON: Cameroon To Face Nigeria In Round Of 16

Holders Cameroon played out their second successive 0-0 draw at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) when they were held by Benin on Tuesday. The draw […]

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no responses. July 1, 2019 Elizabeth David

Seyi,Obafemi Awolowo’s Grandson Features In BBNaija Show 2019


Seyi,Obafemi Awolowo’s Grandson Features In BBNaija Show 2019

The long awaited and anticipated fourth season of the Big Brother Naija TV reality, show has finally kicked off with 21 housemates Seyi Awolowo, the grandson […]

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no responses. June 20, 2019 debby eselebor

CBN Senior Open Tennis Championship Kicks Off Today


CBN Senior Open Tennis Championship Kicks Off Today

All is now set for the 41st edition of the CBN Senior Open Tennis Championship today at the Moshood Abiola Stadium Package B. Briefing newsmen in […]

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no responses. May 17, 2019 Elizabeth David

Eurovision 2019: Ireland Knocked Out In Second Semi-Final


Eurovision 2019: Ireland Knocked Out In Second Semi-Final

Sarah McTernan has become the fifth Irish act in six years not to get past the semi-final stage at Eurovision. The 25-year-old singer from County Clare […]

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no responses. May 15, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Mikel Confirms Super Eagles Return For 2019 AFCON


Mikel Confirms Super Eagles Return For 2019 AFCON

Captain John Obi Mikel has confirmed that he will return to the Super Eagles fold for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. Mikel’s last […]

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no responses. May 15, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Eurovision 2019: Australia Among First Finalists


Eurovision 2019: Australia Among First Finalists

Australia will take part in the final of the Eurovision Song Contest for the fifth year running after making it through this year’s first semi-final. Singer […]

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no responses. May 2, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Nexim Bank DG Defends 2019 Budget Indicates 59.32% Growth


Nexim Bank DG Defends 2019 Budget Indicates 59.32% Growth

The Acting Managing Director of Nigerian Export-Import (NEXIM) Bank, Bala Bello, says the bank’s balance sheet size for 2019 is N190.30 billion. Bello made this known […]

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no responses. March 28, 2019 Elizabeth David

Simidele Adeagbo Selected As 2019 World Fellow at Yale University


Simidele Adeagbo Selected As 2019 World Fellow at Yale University

Yale has announced the 16 people chosen in its class of 2019 World Fellows program, a global leadership development program at the university Among the 16 is […]

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no responses. March 11, 2019 Elizabeth David

Non-Binary Nigerian Nominated For Women’s Fiction Prize


Non-Binary Nigerian Nominated For Women’s Fiction Prize

Nigerian author Akwaeke Emezi, who identifies as non-binary made the longlist of the 2019 Women’s prize for fiction. Emezi’s debut novel, ‘Freshwater’, is among the sixteen […]

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no responses. March 4, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Accra To Host Climate Chance Summit Africa 2019


Accra To Host Climate Chance Summit Africa 2019

Accra will in October this year host the Climate Chance Summit Africa 2019, a major annual international conference that discusses how the world should tackle climate […]

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