Tag archive for ‘Nigeria’
By admin On Sunday, June 17th, 2018

Africa’s World Cup? – Think Again.

The World’s greatest soccer centerpiece the World Cup; drew open it’s curtain on Thursday at Moscow’s Luzhnik Stadium (writes topi Lyambila). The one-month tournament featuring 32 teams with 5 from Africa. Saying More...

By admin On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Did Ghana lose the Game off-field??

Muntari and Boateng-The ‘Villains’ – could they have saved the day?? Who was to blame? (by topi Lyambila) Ghana’s Goalkeeper Dauda, produced a sterling performance in the game against Portugal More...

By admin On Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Brazil 2014 The Extravaganza

  The glorious 1990 Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions – Can an African team repeat that feat? (by topi Lyambila)It is now just days to the World Cup master piece, and with team squads being named it More...

By admin On Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Global personalities push to free kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls

Kidnapped Nigerian Girls – now the World gets involved May 8, 2014 A group of over 40 eminent individuals from around the world are today calling for a global effort to free the more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls More...

By admin On Sunday, February 23rd, 2014

Why Nigeria should focus on Intra Africa Trade

VENTURES AFRICA – According to experts, Nigeria’s catch up to South Africa will be confirmed by the results of a planned rebasing of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP), with the new figures to be made More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

State of emergency in parts of Nigeria

Nigeria’s president has declared a state of emergency across three north-eastern territories, because of ever-increasing guerrilla attacks by Islamic extremists. President Goodluck Jonathan said Adamawa, Borno More...

By admin On Sunday, May 5th, 2013

More killed in Nigeria – Someone gotta do something

olice say at least 39 people have been killed in ethnic violence in a rural town in Nigeria. The attack happened on Friday in Wukari, a town in Nigeria’s Taraba state. A state health official and residents More...

By admin On Friday, April 26th, 2013

At least 7 killed in Nigeria

– Nigeria’s military says at least seven people have been killed in a shootout between soldiers and Islamic extremists in the country’s northeast. The attack happened on Wednesday night in the More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Arise TV: Launches in London

ARISE TV ..up and Running. The TV station, which has Africa as its focus was launched last week after two days of test broadcasting from its news centres in New York, Johannesburg, Lagos and London. And its founder More...

By admin On Sunday, February 10th, 2013

Nigeria Crowned AFCON Champs

  Super Eagles Captain Yobo lifts the coveted trophy after downing Burkina Faso’s Stallions. Sunday Mba struck with a left-footed volley in the first half as Nigeria beat Burkina Faso 1-0 at the National More...