Tyson Fury delivered a thrilling 11th-round knockout against Deontay Wilder to retain his WBC heavyweight crown as their trilogy bout produced another classic on an electric night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Twenty months since Fury dethroned the American, the 33-year-old had to show all his resolve and resilience to extend his undefeated professional record to 32 fights Read More
Members of the Super Eagles squad of 1994, on Thursday in Abuja, paid courtesy visits to two members of the Federal Executive Council – the minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Raji Fashola and the minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare in appreciation of the federal government’s fulfillment of promises made to them for winning the 1994 Read More
A United States of America-based Nigerian student at Connecticut IB Academy (CIBA) in East Hartford, Nneka Obiekwu, has donated books, stationeries and cash gift of $220 to a struggling Jephthah Private School, Agege area of Lagos state. The gesture, according to Richard Menye, who represented Nneka Obiekwu at the handing over of the items, is part of a project by Read More
In his quest at ensuring all round security along the Kaduna-Abuja highway, the Inspector General of Police, IGP Alkali Baba Usman, on Monday, took a tour of the nipping points. Represented by AIG Zone 7, AIG Bala Chiroma, on the tour, which took place on September 20, 2021, he first visited Kaduna state Police Command on the instruction and directives Read More
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday morning landed at the Sam Mbakwe Airport in Owerri, the state capital where he was received by dignitaries. His visit is happening despite threat by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Details loading…
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau state on Monday distributed relief materials to surviving victims of attack in Jos local government areas. Represented by the his deputy Prof. Sunny Tyoden, the governor assured the victims of continued support.
The Kogi state Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello, has procured Nigeria’s first hyperbaric oxygen treatment chamber to strengthen the state’s healthcare system and provide quality healthcare Services. The newly acquired equipment is hoping to strengthen the critical institutions and systems required to effectively provide affordable and quality healthcare service to the people. The governor, in a statement, signed by the Read More
The funeral service for the late Nollywood veteran actress, Rachel Oniga, was held on Friday in Lagos The actress who died on July 31st after battling a heart-related disease is currently taking place in Lagos. A service of songs was held in her honour at the Catholic Church of Resurrection, Magodo, Lagos state, Thursday, August 26.The late actress is from Read More
Immediate past Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan, has been appointed the Chancellor of Cavendish University in Uganda.
The Minister of Youth and Sports Development Sunday on Tuesday received victorious Nigerian athletes from the just concluded World U-20 Athletics Championship. The team arrived Abuja through Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Tuesday morning.
It was a moment of jubilation amidst deep relief day the federal government commisioned and handed over erosion and flood control works built in Isuikwuato community of Abia state. The project, specifically located at Oghighe/Urualla Ohukabia Aligbara/Ohukabia, Nduibi in Oguduasa clan in Isuikwuato Local Government Area (LGA) of the state was executed through the Ecological Fund Office (EFO), Office of Read More