Nigerian Born Boxer Joshua, Klitschko In World Title Fight

When  Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko face off in front of a record-breaking 90,000 fans at Wembley Saturday night, there will be a difference of 50 fights and 314 rounds between them. Now 41, with many claiming his best years are…

US, UK Give Conditions For Peace Over N’ Korea Nuclear Threats

The United States and United Kingdom as well as their allies have given conditions for peaceful resolution of the ongoing conflict over North Korea’s nuclear threats. The two countries gave the conditions at a high-level meeting on North Korea, attended…

Models Casting Call Attracts 350 Participants

By Josephine Obute No fewer than 350 models converged at Lekki, Lagos on Friday to showcase their skills at the Models Casting Call, organised by the Africa Fashion Week. A correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) at the…

Arsenal Target Top 3, Says Wenger

Sixth-placed Arsenal can still finish in the Premier League’s top three, manager Arsene Wenger said on Friday, provided they win their remaining game starting with Sunday’s North London derby at Tottenham Hotspur. And with second-placed Spurs also chasing victory at…

UN Warns On Miscalculation In North Korea’s Crisis

By Prudence Arobani As U.S and UK threats thicken, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned against miscalculation in the ongoing efforts to deal with North Korea’s nuclear threats. Guterres told the Security Council session on DPRK (North Korea), chaired by…

Corruption: Richard Lai, Ex-FIFA Official Pleads Guilty

A Former FIFA official, Richard Lai from Guam has pleaded guilty to charges of corruption in a New York court, the U.S. attorney’s office said. Lai, a former member of the audit and compliance committee at the world football governing…

FG Begs States To Suspend Sanitation For JAMB Mock

The Federal Government has urged all State Governments to allow free movement of people on Saturday, 29 April 2017. Many states of Nigeria observe the last Saturday of the month as cleanup day. The exercise takes place between 7am and…

Tanzania Leader Sacks 9,932 Civil Servants Over Fake Qualifications

President John Magufuli of Tanzania on Friday fired 9,932 civil servants over forged educational qualifications. Magufuli made the announcement on state television after an investigative task force found that 9,932 government workers presented fake qualifications when they were employed. The…

JAMB website Hacking: Group Urges Police To Investigate ASUU

*says JAMB ready for 2017 UTME SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI. (GVE) –  A group, Concerned Stakeholders in Education and Governance have urged the police authority to immediately investigate officials of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, (ASUU) to ascertain if its…

Ibadan To Host Half Marathon

By Akeem Abas Oyo state is planning to hold a 21-kilometre international marathon in Ibadan, Mr. Abayomi Oke, the State Commissioner for Youths and Sports, said in Ibadan on Thursday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the half…