Category: News

Former UEFA president Michel Platini has been detained on suspicion of corruption.

Former UEFA president and French football legend Michel Platini has been detained on suspicion of corruption. The 63-year-old is being held as part of an investigation...

Egypt’s former president Morsi buried in Cairo

Egypt’s first democratically elected president Mohamed Morsi was buried in Cairo on Tuesday, his lawyer said, a day after he collapsed in court and died. Rights groups...

LASG shuts Mile-2, Tin-can Island road for repairs

The Lagos State Government has urged motorists to steer clear Mile-2 to Tin-can Island Port, along Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, today, Monday, June 17, 2019, in order to...

No Chelsea approach for Lampard – Derby chairman

Chelsea are yet to approach Derby County about the availability of their manager Frank Lampard, says Rams chairman Mel Morris. Lampard, 40, is the favourite to replace...

NCC – 119.5m Nigerians now using internet

Internet users in Nigeria increased marginally to 119,506,430 million in April 2019, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said. The NCC made this known on...

Iran says it will break nuclear deal

Iran has said its stockpile of low-enriched uranium will exceed internationally agreed limits within 10 days – a move that could heighten tensions with the US....

Osun gov’ship: Supreme Court fixes judgment for July 5

The Supreme Court on Monday fixed July 5 to deliver its judgment on the dispute arising from the September 2018 governorship election in Osun State. The Peoples...

Paul Pogba says ‘now could be good time to leave’

Manchester United’s Paul Pogba says this summer “could be a good time to move elsewhere”. The France World Cup winner has been linked with a big-money...

Our admission cut-off mark remains 200 – UI

The management of the University of Ibadan has declared the cut-off mark for the premier institution remains 200 as against 160 agreed on by the Joint Admissions...

Toronto Raptors win first NBA championship

The Toronto Raptors became the 2019 NBA champions Thursday night, and they are the first team outside the US to do it. Thursday’s game was tight, going back and...