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Malians demonstrate against ECOWAS sanctions

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Paul Lorgerie. Thousands of people demonstrated in the Malian capital Bamako on Friday against sanctions imposed by neighbouring countries on the transitional military government for trying to extend its hold on power. People poured into Independence Square, holding up signs saying “Down with ECOWAS” and “Down with France”, to protest restrictions imposed by Read More…

Football Sports Top Story

Nigeria whip Sudan 3-1, zoom into knockout phase, Salah goal rekindles Egyptian qualification hopes

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Getty Images. In picture above: Wilfred Ndidi went close for Nigeria early on against Sudan on Saturday. Credit: Getty Images Nigeria’s Super Eagles beat their Sudanese counterparts 3-1 in a Group D clash at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) at Garoua in Cameroon to advance to the knockout phase of the Read More…

Culture & Arts Entertainment Music & Nightlife Top Story

Entertainment coy. unveils ‘next music stars’ Soja Kid, Slimhoodiehood

Reading Time: 2 minutes An entertainment outfit in Nigeria, OBlvck Entertainment, has unveiled two upcoming music artists to its record label with a promise to dominate the music industry. According to OBlvck, the artists Stanley Eze aka Soja Kid and Aminu Adebayo aka Slimhoodiehood are a bundle of talents, ready to take over the music scene in the country. Read More…

COVID19 Health Metro

Lagos administers 2.2m doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: UNICEF. The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says 2,195,779 doses of COVID-19 vaccines had been administered in Lagos as at Jan.12. Abayomi disclosed this on Saturday through his official Twitter account @ProfAkinAbayomi while giving the state’s Vaccination Update. According to him, 1,026,144 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine were administered as the Read More…

Football Sports Top Story

We’ll play Sudan with utmost respect -Coach Eguavoen

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Daily Post. Super Eagles interim coach Augustine Eguavoen said his team would play Sudan’s Falcons of Jediane in their second group game of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) with utmost respect. Nigeria would take on Sudan in their second Group D game of the AFCON, at the Stade Roumdé Adjia in Garoua Read More…