Nelson Mandela Day: Nigerian Media Salute Nelson Mandela at 95

Almost all Nigerian newspapers devoted their front pages to the ailing former South African president, Nelson Mandela, who celebrated his 95th birthday on Thursday....

ECOWAS Chair, Quattara, confirms Nigeria’s withdrawal from Mali

ECOWAS Chairman and President of Cote d’Ivoire, Alassane Quattara, Thursday confirmed Nigeria’s withdrawal from the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization...

CAF Announces Champions League Fixtures, Dates, Prizes + more

Below are the fixtures for the lucrative mini-league of the final group stage of the 2013 Orange CAF Champions League, holding between July and September across Africa....

Nelson Mandela Day: AU wishes Mandela happy, healthy 95th birthday

The African Union (AU) Thursday joined the rest of the world in wishing former South African President Nelson Mandela ‘a happy and healthy’ 95th...

Dangote, Kogi Bond on Sugar Company to create 15,000 Jobs, Harps on IGR

The President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote on Thursday announced perthership with the Kogi state government on the establishment of a Sugar Company which will...

Gov Wada, Dangote Bond on Sugar Company to create 15,000 Jobs

The President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote on Thursday announced perthership with the Kogi state government on the establishment of a Sugar Company which will...

2013 Federation Cup: NFF unveils Women Round of 16 Draws, Venues

The Nigeria Football Federation on Thursday announced the Women category draws and venues for the 2013 Federation Cup Round of 16. According to the fixtures released by...

2013 Federation Cup: NFF Confirms Round of 16 Draws, Venues

The Nigeria Football Federation on Thursday announced the draws and venues for the 2013 Federation Cup Round of 16. According to the fixtures released by the Director of...

CHAN 2014: Eagles Get FC Abuja Test…Only 18 Players For Abidjan

The Super Eagles will on Friday morning at the FIFA Goal Project site test their might against Abuja FC in a game primed to test the readiness of the players for the war...

Man dies searching for his girlfriend

When he arrived, his girlfriend was not there but instead he found the man he believed was with her. Four suspects aged between 19 and 30 were arrested by Kagiso police...

NWFL: Confluence Queens crush Taraba Queens

Chioma Woyu Success, Captain Esther Nkhuse, Augustine Mary were all on target as Confluence Queens crushed visitors, Taraba Queens 3:0 in their Nigeria Women Football...

TENNIS: Williams cruises into last eight at Swedish Open

World number one Serena Williams survived a late second set hiccup to move into the quarter-finals of the Swedish Open with a 6-2, 6-3 victory over Georgia’s Anna...

EU court backs free-to-air TV principle for World Cup

Europe’s top court said Thursday countries can insist that the World Cup and Euro football tournaments be available to all on free-to-view TV channels, rather than...

CHAN 2014: Abidjan Will See War from Eagles – Keshi

Super Eagles boss, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi has demanded total concentration from his players ahead of the final leg CHAN qualifier against Cote D’Ivoire in Abdjan on...

Nigerian Paper slams Nigerian govt for profligacy

A Nigeria newspaper on Tuesday described as a sign of fiscal recklessness the decision by the Nigerian government to send a presidential jet to ferry Malawi President...