Polo Sports

Rubicon stops El-amin, wins FirstBank Georgian Polo Cup

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: NAN. Lagos, Oct. 31, 2021 (NAN) Abuja Rubicon, a polo team, has returned to winning ways defeating defending Champions, El Amin, by 9 to 6-goals to win its third FirstBank sponsored Georgian Cup. Mr Pisu Eromosele, media coordinator, made this known in a statement in Lagos on Sunday. The tournament, which held in Read More…

Football Sports Top Story

Chelsea profit as Man City shocked by Palace, Liverpool held

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: Action Images/Reuters/Lee Smith, REUTERS/Phil Noble, Action Images/Reuters/Molly Darlington. Oct 30 (Reuters) – Chelsea moved three points clear at the top of the Premier League after Manchester City lost 2-0 at home to Crystal Palace and Liverpool were held to a 2-2 draw by Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday. Manchester United repaired some Read More…

Featured Notes Wole Olaoye

The god-trepreneurs

Reading Time: 5 minutes Image Credits: Gerd Altmann/Pixabay. Woe unto thee O land whose destiny is ruled by superstitions instead of production, thou shall continue to be vassals of the diligent, hewers of water and fetchers of firewood for the household of your former enslavers. Granted that the history of the black man has been tempestuous, but contemporary happenings Read More…

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Lagos blue rail will be operational by 31st Dec 2022

Reading Time: 1 minute Image Credits: Screenshot/LAMATA. An official of the Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) has said that Lagos Blue rail lines will be operational by Dec. 31, 2022. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Railway Engineer of LAMATA, Mr Joseph Akinpelu, said this when he led 57 Students of Leisure and Tourism Management (LTM), Read More…

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What Nigeria must do to win at COP26

Reading Time: 4 minutes Image Credits: Sani Ahmad Usman, Oliver Clarke/PXHERE. The 26th session of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of the Parties, popularly known as COP26, takes place between 31st October and 12th November 2021 in Glasgow, Scotland. It is happening at a time when the world has just experienced one of the warmest Read More…

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Trumpet blasts for Femi Esho, renowned music curator, at 75

Reading Time: 3 minutes Renowned music curator and founder of Evergreen Musical Company, Femi Esho, is 75. His daughter and CEO, Bimbo Esho, in celebrating this milestone is profuse with adjectives to describe her father: “Cerebral, charismatic, handsome, humorous, jovial, polished, refined, smooth, suave, urbane, trailblazer.” Esho is commonly called, Baba Musician, Baba Awon Elere, or Professor of Music. Read More…

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Airtel Africa eyes broadband and mobile money boost after bumper first half

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya. In picture above: A general view shows customers and employees inside a mobile phone service centre operated by Kenyan telecom operator Airtel Kenya at the Sarit Centre within the Westlands district of Nairobi, Kenya January 29, 2021. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya NAIROBI, Oct 28 (Reuters) – Airtel Africa expects a boost from growing Read More…

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Sanwo-Olu named “Best Nigerian governor in Internal Audit transformation”

Reading Time: 2 minutes Lagos, Oct. 28, 2021 (NAN) Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has been named the ”Best Nigerian Governor in Internal Audit Transformation”, by the Institute of Internal Auditors of Nigeria. The award was in appreciation and recognition of the governor’s significant transformation of the internal audit function in the state. The award was received by Read More…

Abroad Top Story

Apparent military coup unfolds in Sudan

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Sky News. PM, Ministers detained The fragile civilian-military power sharing arrangement in Sudan seems to have come to an end as the military has effectively effected a coup d’etat. Agency reports say that soldiers on Monday arrested most of the members of Sudan’s cabinet and many pro-government party leaders in an apparent military Read More…