Unpaid fees: LG grounds Guinness operation in Benin

Operations at Guinness Nigeria Benin plant has been paralysed by officials of Ikpoba Okha Local Government Area, LGA of Edo State, who mounted a blockade at the entrance to the brewery compound over unpaid fees. The blockade stalled exit and entry into the premises for a few hours. The blokade

Naira to rise further as banks reject dollars

The United States dollar will further tumble against the naira at the parallel market this week as Deposit Money Banks continue to reject cash deposit of foreign currencies into customers’ domiciliary accounts. The naira had appreciated against the dollar from 245 to 220 at the parallel market last week after

Ijaya – Agolo

Ijaya – Agolo “Renowned Rapper and Vocalist ‘Ijaya’ known for his dope musical delivery releases a new freestyle single titled ‘Agolo’. Ijaya who is currently an under graduate of FUT Minna has been labelled one of the best and trending artiste in the region and is not relenting as he

Pillars beat Lobi on Ganaru’s return

Kano Pillars coach, Mohammed Baba Ganaru, on Sunday marked his return to the club with a 2-1 victory over Lobi Stars in one of the Week 20 matches of the Nigeria Professional Football League at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano. After a slow start to the season, the league

Selfies, six packs to derail Arsenal – Keane

Arsenal are not capable of winning the Premier League title this season because they have too many players interested in selfies and six packs rather than winning football matches, according to former Manchester United captain Roy Keane. Keane, a fire and brimstone midfielder, won seven Premier League titles as a

PHOTOS: Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo opens 2nd beauty parlour

Actress, Iyabo Ojo opens 2nd beauty parlour in Lagos. Photo: Instagram Following the success achieved with the opening of her first beauty parlour named ‘Fespris World’ in Lagos, Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo has opened another branch in the business hub of Lagos yesterday, August 1, 2015.

Air Force Deploys Alpha-Jet to repel Boko Haram attack

The Chief of Air Staff-Air-Vice-Marshal SB Abubakar inspecting-Alfa jet Aircraft during-his-Operational-Visit-to-99-ACTG-Kanji- The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said on Sunday it has successfully repelled an attack on Bita village, Borno State by the Boko Haram terrorist group in a combined effort with the ground troops of the Nigerian Army.

Infertility: Hospital halves cost of IVF

Reprieve may have come the way of Nigerians seeking children as St. Ives Specialist Hospital, Lagos, has again slashed the cost of its In-Vitro Fertilisation, IVF, by 50 per cent.

Dream Team VI qualify for African U-23 Championship

Nigeria qualified for the African U23 Championship in Senegal after holding Congo to a goalless draw on Sunday, winning 2-1 on aggregate. The Dream Team VI held their ground in Pointe Noire against the Junior Red Devils who needed only a goal to sail through.

Ex-LP chairman, Dan Nwanyanwu, accused of stealing party’s registration certificate

Former Labour Party chairman, Dan Nwanyanwu Leaders of Labour Party, LP have accused Chief Dan Nwanyawu, a former National Chairman of the party of stealing the Certificate of Registration (CoR) of the party which he handed over to leaders of Nigeria Labour Congress last Thursday. Nwanyawu had while handing over

E/Guinea 2-1 Nigeria: Super Falcons crash out of 2016 Olympics

The Super Falcons have crashed out of the Rio 2016 Olympics qualifiers after a disappointing 2-1 defeat in extra-time against Equatorial Guinea on Sunday. It is the second time in a row Nigeria will miss out on the event after they lost via a penalty lottery to Cameroon during London

Palace Chief Dismisses Arrival Of Ooni’s Remains In Ile-lfe

The Chief Priest of Oduduwa and Obadio Agbaye Orisun of Yoruba land, Oba Farotimi Faroba, has dismissed the reported arrival of remains of Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, to Ile-Ife, Osun. Faroba told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Ile-Ife that the Ooni was hale and

#AbiaDecides: INEC Office Burnt By Political Thugs

Hoodlums in Abia State today stormed Obingwa Local Government of Abia State with guns, cutlasses, and knivers and razed down the INEC building in the area. Residents of the community suspect that the fire disaster was politically motivated as the August 10th date fixed for the commencement of the state election tribunal is

Sad! Truck Kills Pedestrians In Ogun

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has confirmed that two pedestrians were killed by a truck in Ota, Ogun State. The truck was said to have crossed a road in Ota, around 3.