US Opposes Okonjo-Iweala’s Selection As DG, WTO

Key World Trade Organisation (WTO) ambassadors on Wednesday tapped Nigeria’s nominee, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, as the best pick to lead the organization, but she was opposed by the United State of America (USA), which said it supported South Korean Trade Minister Yoo...

Police Parade Over 200 Suspected Looters In Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command has reportedly arrested over 200 suspects for their involvement in the many cases of lootings that happened in the state. Lagos Commissioner of Police, Mr. Hakeem Odumosu, paraded the suspects and some of the recovered items on Tuesday,...

Bartomeu Announces Resignation As Barcelona President

Josep Maria Bartomeu on Tuesday announced his resignation as Barcelona president. He disclosed this during a press conference in Barcelona, Spain. “Good evening members of the club, I am here today to say that I resign, and also the board members,” he said. “That’s...

Thursday Declared Public Holiday For Eid-el-Maulud

The Federal Government has declared Thursday, 28 October, a public holiday to mark this year’s Eid-el-Maulud celebration. Rauf Aregbesola, the Minister of Interior, made the announcement on Tuesday on behalf of the Federal Government. In his statement, Aregbesola...

President Buhari Nominates Yakubu for Second Term

In a Statement disclosed by the Special Adviser to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina on Tuesday, President Muhammadu Buhari presented the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, for a second term...

Barcelona sues referee who played part in their defeat to Real Madrid after discovering that the Refree’s father is a founder of Real Madrid fan club

Barcelona's loss to Real Madrid in the El Classico game may be attributed to the referee's, Martinez Munuera's decision in the game. so many of the referee decision in the El Classico game was against Barcelona including his choice of awarding a penalty in the 61st...

Falz Puts Up Emotional Message For His 30th Birthday

Folarin Falana, popularly known as Falz is celebrates his 30th birthday today on an unusual note. The lawyer and activist has over the past few weeks been on the front line of the #EndSARS protest which he said he started with Nigerian artiste, Runtown in an interview...

Messi couldn’t stop the defeat as Barcelona suffered heavy loss to Real Madrid in El Clasico

It was the first time El Clasico match in La liga was played without football fans watching at the stadium. The Coronavirus pandemic has indeed affected the football world as football fans have been restricted from going to the stadium to cheer their favorite clubs to...

Thomas Mueller says Champions League is ‘our competition’

Defending Champions, Bayern Munich openend their Champions league title defense campaign with an impressive 4-0 win over La liga giant Atlético Madrid in their first champions league group game, and will now travel to the Russian Capital to take on Lokomotiv Moscow in...

Two Die in COVID-19 Palliatives Tussle in Abuja

Two women have died on Monday, 26 October in a vicious struggle for COVID-19 palliatives in a warehouse on Secretariat road in Gwagwalada, Abuja. Newsmen learnt that people were stabbed, some fainted due to suffocation, while several others were injured during the...