Thursday, November 23, 2017.



Oba of Benin lands in Abuja

Oba of Benin makes historic visit to Abuja

His Royal Majesty, Omo N, ‘Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolor, Oba Ewuare II- Oba of Benin, on Wednesday made an historic visit to Abuja after his coronation in October 2016. The Oba who arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport at about 5:05p.m., was received by some Benin traditional chiefs, prominent Benin...

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Yakubu Dogara, Speaker House of Reps

Dogara woos Italian businessmen to invest in Nigeria

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has urged the business community in Italy to take advantage of the ongoing reforms by the Federal Government to invest in Nigeria. According to a statement issued on Wednesday in Abuja by Dogara’s Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, Turaki Hassan, the...



Africa’s biggest refinery takes shape

The completion of Dangote Refinery in 2019 will mark another milestone in the Nigerian oil and gas industry as it holds the prospect of stopping the importation of refined petroleum products by Nigeria. The Dangote Refinery will produce 650,000 barrels per day of refined petroleum products to meet all the...



Liverpool squander 3-0 lead at Aevilla

Wasteful Reds squander 3-0 lead at Sevilla

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said he has no problem with the mentality of his players after Sevilla fought back from 3-0 down at half-time to take a point from a dramatic Champions League game. The Reds looked to be coasting into the knockout stage for the first time since 2009...
Moses lifts the Premier League trophy after coach Antonio Conte turned him into a vital cog in the Chelsea machine

Moses: Asylum-seeking orphan who conquered the Premier League

That Victor Moses had the perseverance to make a success of his Chelsea career despite being continually sent out on loan says a great deal about his character. Yet this determination pales into insignificance when compared to the biggest mountain he has had to climb. Moses was just 11 when he...







President Buhari and Gov. Umahi

Wise men still come from the East By Femi Adesina

At his incarnation, wise men gifted in astronomy came from the East, all the way to Bethlehem, in the south of Jerusalem, to worship Jesus Christ. They are today known as the Magi, who gave the newborn gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. There is a lot to say on...
Super Eagles came from behind to beat Argentina in a 4-2 thriller

Russia 2018: Nigeria In Trouble By Adegbenro Adebanjo

There will be no hiding place for the Super Eagles of Nigeria when the World’s most glamorous sporting event, the world cup, opens in Russia in 2018. The Nigerian side will actually be the team to beat as other countries who have qualified have started redoubling efforts to overawe...