Di Maria nets a brace as Argentina demolish Paraguay 6-1

Argentina’s Javier Pastore (C) celebrates with teammates Lionel Messi (L) and Pablo Zabaleta after scoring against Paraguay during their Copa America semi-final match in Concepcion, Chile, on June 30, 2015 (AFP Photo/Yuri Cortez) Concepción (Chile) (AFP) – Lionel Messi produced a scintillating individual performance as Argentina destroyed Paraguay 6-1 to

FRESH APC CRISIS: Northern Leaders Are In Anger


According to the latest information, provided by Punch a fresh crisis hits All Progressives Congress (APC). This time the national caucus meeting scheduled for Monday was cancelled because of reported anger of some leaders of the ruling party in the north at insinuations by Chief Bisi Akande.

MTNF Scholar-Mufutau Akuruyejo travels to Switzerland for the Cern ICT Training

Mufutau Akuruyejo, is the first Nigerian to receive the CERN ICT training where he will participate in the nine-week openlab programme courtesy of MTN Foundation and Oracle.Mufutau’s journey began on Saturday as he left Lagos for Switzerland to receive the training and hopefully become certified by Oracle.Over 1,500 students from

EFCC dock 2 travel agents for N70m fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested two officials of a travel agency for allegedly swindling and defrauding several Nigerians to the tune of N70 million.

APC rates Buhari high after one month in office

National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, who spoke at a parley with newsmen in Lagos said that contrary to what was being discussed in some quarters, there has been great movement in President Buhari’s first month in office and urged Nigerians to prepare for events that would unfold

N207bn Scam: EFCC to re-arraign ex-president of NLNG coop, others

Julious Ola Peters The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC will on September 15, 2015 re-arraign Julius Ola Peters, Emeka Iloegbunam, Ijeoma David Alanza, Jonathan Wallang and Dinijocs Nigeria Limited before Justice Ishaq U. Bello of Federal Capital Territory High Court Maitama on a twelve count charge bordering on forgery

Surprise! Galaxy S6 sales fall short of expectations, says report

Here is a news bit from Sammobile referencing a report on the sales of the Samsung Galaxy S6: Earlier this year Samsung launched its new flagship handsets the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 edge. The market expected that customers would react favorably to the new devices and many of them did

Buhari appoints Amina Zakari as acting INEC boss

Amina Bala Zakari President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mrs Amina Bala Zakari as the Acting Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) following the conclusion of the term of Office of Prof. Attahiru Jega.

Designer Marc Jacobs accidentally posts n*de selfie on Instagram meant for his ‘friend’

52 year old Designer Marc Jacobs accidentally shared a photo of his bare buttocks and p*nis with his 191,000 Instagram followers. I guess the photo was meant to the intended friend thru DM. He deleted the picture immediately but not after some people had screen-grabbed it, lol.

Lagos housewife mysteriously dies after birth of twins

A 35 year old housewife reportedly died mysteriously a few days after she gave birth to a set of twins on Aya-Oye Street, Ejiigbo,  a suburb of Lagos..It was alleged that after she got pregnant, her married lover, identified simply as Fatai, took her to the home of a single mother

Omoniyi emerges PENGASSAN NLNG branch chairman

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria has elected Clive Omoniyi as the Chairman of the Nigeria LNG branch of the association. A statement on Tuesday explained that Omoniyi emerged after defeating two other contestants, Allswell Green and Barry Nwizug in a keenly contested election during the

Ambode seeks navy’s support to tackle robberies

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State says the Nigerian Navy, like other stakeholders, should be part of the efforts to rid the state of crime. The governor, according to a statement on Tuesday, spoke during a courtesy visit to the Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Usman Jibrin, at the Defence

NDLEA to educate 140 million on drugs

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency says it is set to provide drug education to over 140 million active telephone subscribers, as well as internet users. The agency said the move was part of its Multi-Media Drug Control Initiative, which was meant to educate and provide help to victims of

We don’t have a leader yet – Celestial Church

The Celestial Church of Christ has said it does not have an ordained head at the moment as it is working on a new constitution to usher in a new leader. The CCC said this through its Board of Trustees at a press conference on Tuesday in Yaba, Lagos State.