Govt Official Arrested For Allegedly Forging Fashola’s Signature

A senior protocol officer in the Ministry of Power, Works, and Housing, Maikudi Haruna, has been arrested for allegedly forging the official Identity Card and signature of the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola.

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Brazil Defeat Peru To Win Copa America

  Ten-man Brazil held on to win the Copa America on home soil despite Gabriel Jesus’s dismissal with a 3-1 victory over Peru on Sunday. Jesus scored the decisive goal after a penalty from Peru captain Paolo Guerrero canceled out Everton’s opener for hosts Brazil at Rio de Janeiro’s Maracana stadium. A last minute penalty from substitute Richarlison sealed … Continue reading Brazil Defeat Peru To Win Copa America

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Women’s World Cup: Rapinoe Wins Golden Ball And Golden Boot

  Megan Rapinoe made it a special hat-trick on Sunday as she won Golden Ball and Golden Boot at the women’s World Cup after scoring as the United States beat the Netherlands to retain their title. Rapinoe bagged the Golden Boot for top scorer after opening the scoring from the spot in the USA’s 2-0 … Continue reading Women’s World Cup: Rapinoe Wins Golden Ball And Golden Boot

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AFCON: Mahrez Helps Algeria Brush Guinea Aside To Reach Last Eight

  Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez scored for Algeria as they coasted to the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals with a 3-0 victory over Guinea in Cairo on Sunday. Youcef Belaili put the Desert Foxes ahead on 24 minutes and former African Footballer of the Year Mahrez added a second after 57 minutes in the … Continue reading AFCON: Mahrez Helps Algeria Brush Guinea Aside To Reach Last Eight

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AFCON Debutants Madagascar Beat DR Congo To Keep Dream Run Alive

  Africa Cup of Nations debutants Madagascar kept their remarkable run going on Sunday with a penalty shootout victory over the Democratic Republic of Congo after a 2-2 draw to secure a place in the quarter-finals. Ibrahim Amada’s wonder strike put Madagascar ahead just nine minutes in at Alexandria Stadium but DR Congo responded swiftly … Continue reading AFCON Debutants Madagascar Beat DR Congo To Keep Dream Run Alive

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Soyinka, Falana, Others Visit Abiola’s Grave

Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka, Human Rights lawyer, Femi Falana and several others on Sunday, gathered to commemorate the 21st anniversary of the death of Mr Moshood Abiola.

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It Is Our Running Cost That People Call ‘Jumbo Pay’ – Senator Adeyeye

The Senate has said that its members deserve much more for the number of responsibilities they carry.

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Nigeria, Benin Sign Landmark African Trade Accord At African Union Summit

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari and his Beninois counterpart, Patrice Talon, have signed a landmark African trade pact at the African Union (AU) Summit, in Niger on Sunday.

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BREAKING: USA Defeat Netherlands To Retain FIFA Women’s World Cup Title

  The United States retained the women’s World Cup on Sunday as a Megan Rapinoe penalty and a superb Rose Lavelle strike gave the holders a 2-0 victory over a battling Netherlands side in Lyon. Having been kept at bay by the brilliant Dutch goalkeeper Sari van Veenendaal throughout the first half, the USA finally … Continue reading BREAKING: USA Defeat Netherlands To Retain FIFA Women’s World Cup Title

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Seven Key Facts About AfCFTA

Nigeria has joined other African countries in signing the African Continental Free Trade agreement (AfCFTA).

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