Super Eagles star Kelechi Nwakali suffers a heavy defeat in his second game for Ponferradina
The Nigerian international had a match to forget in his second game for his new team. Super Eagles midfielder Kelechi Nwakali was on the receiving end of a heavy bashing after his new side Ponferradina lost 7-1 to Deportivo La Coruna on Wednesday night. Nwakali had made a decent debut
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Stock market gains N8.15bn in bullish trading
The Nigerian equity market extended loses on Thursday, as the capital market closed on a negative note, making the market capitalisation to stand at N27.28 trillion. The market shed N6.83 billion, representing 0.03 per cent when compared with N28.29 trillion recorded on Wednesday. The negative performance was driven by continued
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* Keyamo is spokesman  Deji Elumoye in Abuja  The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Thursday formally named Governor of Plateau State, Mr Simon Lalong, as the Director General of Bola Tinubu Presidential Campaign Organisation. The Chairman of the party, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, announced this to newsmen shortly after meeting with
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Tinubu Meets Buhari Behind Closed Doors
Deji Elumoye in Abuja  The presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, is meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House, Abuja.  The former Lagos State governor, who arrived the foreground of the State House at about 3.55 pm, went straight to the
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Sunday Aborisade in Abuja The Vice-Chairman, Senate Committee on Customs and Excise, Senator Francis Fadahunsi, has said his colleagues in the upper chamber of the National Assembly have made up their minds to sack the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, if he makes any attempt to frustrate their impeachment
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Over $300 million stolen by hackers as 4 Crypto firms suffer major attacks
In the space of just about a month and a few days, four major cryptocurrency firms have been attacked and over $300 million lost as hackers succeeded in gaining access to thousands of crypto wallets. With the crypto industry already unsettled with the complaints of un-stabilized prices, the recent commotion
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N4.3bn lost annually as 9 Nigerian airports pause 24-hour operation
The failure of nine Nigerian airports now dubbed “Sunset” airports, to operate for 24-hours has constituted a N4.3Billion financial loss to the Nigerian economy. The airports which are situated in Jos, Yola, Maiduguri, Anambra, Kebbi, Sokoto, Katsina, Ibadan, and Akure all have limited operational hours which ends at (6:00 PM).
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Why Super Eagles goalkeeper Maduka Okoye was left out of Watford's squad on Monday
The 22-year-old Nigerian shot-stopper was not in Watford’s squad for their opening game of the new season. Watford’s Sporting Director Cristiano Giarretta has hinted that Super Eagles star could still be left out of future matchday squad after missing the opening game of the season. Okoye was left out of
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SBC unveils Dafi Rogers-Halliday as 7up Harvard Business School Scholarship winner for 2022
#FeatureBySBC Seven-up Bottling Company Limited (SBC), organizers of the 7up Harvard Business School Scholarship Program – a scheme that celebrates and supports young promising Nigerians through MBA program funding at Harvard Business School, has unveiled the winner of the fully-funded scholarship for 2022 named Dafi Rogers-Halliday. Dafi Rogers-Halliday who is
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Buhari’s aides, Dangote and other Nigerians bag Niger Republic highest civilian awards
POV: However, there is no Southerner on the list of prominent citizens recognized. Niger Republic honoured some Nigerians on Wednesday, August 04, 2022, as part of activities to mark the country’s Independence Day. Who and who collected awards: The awardees include two aides of President Muhammadu Buhari, two businessmen, and
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•President’s failure in security, economy make APC’s presidential candidate unmarketable, says Atiku support group Emma Okonji, Nosa Alekhuogie in Lagos and Victor Ogunje in Ado Ekiti Former National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) and ex- governor of Edo State, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, has said the presidential candidate of the
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•Explains purchase of N1.45bn security vehicles for Niger Republic Deji Elumoye The Federal Executive Council (FEC) yesterday approved the development of the Badagry Deep Seaport on a built-own-operate transfer Public Private Partnership (PPP) arrangement. The Minister of Transportation, Mu’azu Jaji Sambo disclosed this during an interview with journalists at the
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•Heirs Oil & Gas’ crude production fell to 3% in Dec. 2021  •Seplat backs FG on call for just energy transition for Africa Peter Uzoho The security challenge facing oil and gas companies in the country is having a heavy toll on the production and revenues of the Nigeria Liquefied
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By Olusegun Adeniyi “It is commonplace to say that Nigeria is at the moment very lucky because of oil revenues. In a very real sense, we have much more money than our system can absorb. Unofficial estimates put the figure added to our reserve this year at N2 billion. In
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