FG unveils new national carrier, Nigeria Air, targets 81 routes
Okechukwu Nnodim and Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi. The Federal Government on Wednesday unveiled the branding and livery for the new national carrier, Nigeria Air, and stated that the airline would be inaugurated at the end of this year. According to a ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:00:00 +0100
The US Government Had Nelson Mandela on Terrorist Watch Lists Until 2008. Here ...
A full 100 years after Nelson Mandela's July 18, 1918, birth, he is remembered around the world as a symbol of peace and freedom, for ushering South Africa into a democratic, post-apartheid future. Yet throughout his life, Mandela had a habit of saying ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:00:00 +0100
Zuckerberg defends Facebook users' right to be wrong – even Holocaust deniers
In an interview with Recode published on Wednesday, the CEO also explained Facebook's decision to allow the far-right conspiracy theory website Infowars to continue using the platform, saying the social network would try to “reduce the distribution of ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:00:00 +0100
Music: Lil KeshAgain O
Lil Kesh returns after many months of not releasing 'a banger' with a fresh new track titled, “Again O”, produced by Rexxie. The YAGI boss, who apparently, is one of the youngest music CEO's in Nigeria wants to top chart with this record, after ...
Public date: Tue, 17 Jul 2018 09:00:00 +0100
CSKA president warns Chelsea of rivals looking to sign Aleksandr Golovin
CSKA Moscow's president Evgeniy Giner has warned Chelsea that rival clubs will be looking to sign Aleksandr Golovin. Chelsea have been linked with Golovin over the summer and in his introductory press conference, new manager Maurizio Sarri said he ...
Public date: Tue, 17 Jul 2018 18:00:00 +0100
Jeff Bezos' Net Worth Hits Record $151 Billion After Strong Amazon 'Prime Day'
Jeff Bezos' fortune rose to $151.4 billion on Tuesday, a new record for Bezos and for all of the billionaires Forbes has tracked over the past three and half decades. On Monday Bezos' net worth briefly climbed above $151 billion, but ended the day at ...
Public date: Tue, 17 Jul 2018 11:00:00 +0100
We could find the next Vincent van Gogh... in a bot
Ten teams of bots and their creators beat out more than 100 artworks for prizes at the 2018 Robotart competition, Futurism reported last Friday. Organised by the RobotArt Gallery, the competition runs worldwide, held for the third time last week ...
Public date: Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:00:00 +0100
2018 WWE Extreme Rules results, recap, grades: New champions, surprises and a ...
When considering an overall grade for Sunday's WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view, it's hard to look past how consistently entertaining the nearly four-hour show was from start to finish. Not only was the 10-match main card booked perfectly with a series ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 05:00:00 +0100
Pussy Riot slam 'hypocrisy of Russia's World Cup celebrations' as political ...
One of the most high profile members of the Pussy Riot activist group has praised her associates who stormed the pitch at the World Cup final and said it was “hypocritical” for the country to indulge in extravagant celebrations while people are ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:00:00 +0100
Croatia finds World Cup victory in biggest fan: President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic
Despite defeat in the World Cup finals, the Croatian national team brought pride to their home country. Among those who showed immense joy in their valiant performance was their head of state, President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic. It goes without saying ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 14:00:00 +0100
Olivier Giroud says World Cup win is best thing to happen to him despite not ...
Olivier Giroud was one of the last out, a little frazzled for the experience but the winners' medal around his neck and the Giroud hair once more immaculate after its battering from that late night thunderstorm. Any World Cup that ends with a winners ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 14:00:00 +0100
World Cup 2018: Beneath the chaos and the drama, how France won the tactical ...
World Cup 2018 culminated with a fitting final. France's 4-2 victory over Croatia featured an own goal, a set-piece goal, a penalty awarded via VAR and a couple of long-range strikes. Look beyond the six goals, and this final didn't produce a single ...
Public date: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 13:00:00 +0100
Delectable Croatia president wins admirers at World Cup final
President of Croatia, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic's presence at the 2018 World Cup in Russia was not only a morale booster for the Croatian team, but also a delight for football fans who have been commenting about her beauty. At the World Cup Final in ...
Public date: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 22:00:00 +0100
Pogba teaches France President Macron how to DAB – PHOTOS
Quickfire goals from Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappe after the interval all but secured a second World Cup trophy for the French despite Croatia's best efforts to launch a comeback courtesy of a Hugo Lloris howler allowing Mandzukic to poke in from close ...
Public date: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 19:00:00 +0100
Ekiti election result: Presidency mocks Fayose, PDP [Full text]
Shehu wrote: “The people of the politically significant State of Ekiti have spoken against their Governor, outgoing governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, who told them that the governorship election they just had was a referendum on President Muhammadu Buhari.
Public date: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 16:00:00 +0100
France Star N'Golo Kante Played World Cup Final Against Croatia With ...
According to Le Parisien, Kante's unusual, sub-par showing may have been due to him starting the match with an illness. The French source are reporting that the Chelsea man was suffering from gastroenteritis at the time, hence his early withdrawal.
Public date: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 19:00:00 +0100
Migrants Taking Niger route to Europe Falls 95%, Says EU
In 2016, 330,000 people crossed Niger, primarily directed to Europe via Libya. The number fell to 18,000 in 2017 and to around 10,000 so far this year. But Tajani called for more resources to support Niger, one of the poorest countries in the world, to ...
Public date: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 19:00:00 +0100
#EkitiVotes2018: Fayemi casts his vote, addresses the press
Former Minister of solid Minerals, Dr Kayode Fayemi of the APC has cast his vote at his polling unit. He arrived at the PU at 10:35am and left at exactly 10:42am. He came along side with his wife and friends.
Public date: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100
The Top 10 Records Set At The 2018 FIFA World Cup
9 – There were nine winning goals scored in the 90th minute or later at the 2018 World Cup (excluding extra-time), more than in any previous edition of the competition. Drama. #WorldCup pic.twitter.com/8KEz5uIpSa. — OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) July 15, 2018.
Public date: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 18:00:00 +0100
Murdered corps member: Family goes after Abuja hospital
Oluwatobi Akindele. THE family of the National Youth Service Corps member shot dead by a police officer, Angela Igwetu, has told the police authorities to go after the hospital that attended to the corps member, saying the autopsy report faulted the ...
Public date: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 10:00:00 +0100