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Football: How Aiteo’s intervention can shape the future of football in Nigeria

Indigenous Energy giant, Aiteo’s corporate investment into football in Nigeria is paying off, and the results are obvious: The re-invigorated Nigerian Federation Cup now renamed Aiteo Cup, the smooth...

Football: No cause for alarm, we also lost friendlies pre-USA ’94, says Adepoju

Super Eagles former midfielder, Mutiu Adepoju has played down the Super Eagles’ 1-0 defeat to Czech Republic yesterday, which was their final warm-up game before heading to Russia for...

Football: Ambode’s endorsement of sports academy thrills Yobo

Former Captain of the Super Eagles, Joseph Yobo is excited by the endorsement given to his pet project, The Joseph Yobo Sports Academy by the Governor of Lagos State,...

Football: Like France ’98, Eagles’ build-up to Russia ends in two straight defeats

• As Czech Republic win 1-0 A few days after losing 1-2 to the Three Lions of England, the Super Eagles, again, put up a dismal show yesterday against Czech...

Metro: Navy personnel in Atlas Cove shielding pipeline vandals, guards allege

A private security outfit, Topline Security, yesterday explained why its officials threatened to engage personnel of the Nigerian Navy in a fight on Monday afternoon. The Nigerian Navy Ship Beecroft...

National: Ambode assures Imota Rice Mill will start production in March

UNWTO says state to be among Africa’s preferred destinations Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday assured that the Imota Rice Mill in Ikorodu, expected to be completed next year January,...

National: UN predicts more plastic products in oceans than fishes by 2050

• Experts seek legislation against wastes • India to eliminate all single-use plastics by 2022 The United Nations (UN) Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, says the uncensored use of plastics all over...

National: Court grants Kaduna ex-governor, Yero bail

A federal high court in Kaduna has granted former governor Ramalan Yero bail in the sum of N1 million with two sureties, one of which must have landed property.Three...

National: Fresh hope for new minimum wage emerges

• Employers ready to pay, says NECA Employers have expressed their readiness to pay the minimum wage whenever it becomes law.The national umbrella body of the employers stated this on...

National: Assembly set to transmit PIGB to Buhari

The National Assembly is set to transmit the final harmonised copy of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) to President Muhammadu Buhari for assent.This followed the adoption of the report...

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Economy failing because investors know Buhari not in charge

Senate President Bukola Saraki, says the drop in Foreign Direct Investment in Nigeria is because most foreign investors are aware President Muhammadu Buhari not...

We now have new INEC – FG

The Minister of Communication, Mr Adebayo Shittu, says the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has been transformed to an impartial umpire where it now...