The participants and judges at the first-ever African Freestyle Football Championship were yesterday thrilled by top Nigerian freestyle stars as the former Nigerian champion,Obanor Maccarthy was over throne by a new king, BLESSING Speaking at the event the chairman of Feet,n,Tricks,Valentine Ozigbo said that freestyle has potentials to become more popular than soccer in THE […]

MAN,MOMAN Protest non-inclusion in Nigeria’s Automotive Policy

The leaders of Manifacturers Association of Nigeria(MAN) and Motorcycle Manifacturers Association of Nigeria(MOMAN)has protested the non inclusion of motorcycle manifacturers in our national automotive policy. The two associations made their views known during the first Annual General Meeting of MOMAN held at MAN’s Head office ,ikeja recently.Even as they called on the federal government to […]

GAVI Champion for Africa, Dr. Awele Elumelu, Joins Global Health Leaders to Champion Increased Vaccine Coverage

Geneva, Switzerland, September 11, 2018: Dr. Awele Elumelu, GAVI Champion for Africa and Founder, Avon Medical Practice, joined other global health leaders at a Photo Exhibition organised by GAVI, the Vaccine Alliance, for increased vaccine coverage in under-immunised nations. The event tagged “Vaccine Heroes” was held on September 10, 2018, in Geneva, Switzerland.‎ Following the […]

12 Igbo groups Endorse September 14th sit at home ordered by the IPOB

12 Igbo groups met in Enugu Monday,endorsing the September 14th sit at home ordered by the IPOB. The meeting which held at the residence of Chief Maria Okwor,was also attended by traditional rulers,traders associations, Youth groups and students organizations. Speaking to the press after the meeting,the convener Mrs Maria Okwor lamented the humiliation meted out […]

UBA’s Leo launched on WhatsApp

Pan-African Financial Institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) has announced the commencement of its chat bank ‘Leo’ on the WhatsApp platform. With Leo on WhatsApp, customers who are users and lovers of the app can now can perform basic banking services including checking their balances on the go, transferring funds, paying bills, among other services. […]

Falz, KCEE, Mayokun, Kaffy, Others, to Thrill Fans at First African Freestyle Football Championship in Lagos

Falz, KCEE, Mayokun, Kaffy, Others, to Thrill Enthusiasts at First African Freestyle Football Championship in Lagos Feet and Tricks International, organisers of the first ever African Football Freestyle Championship in Africa have assured participants, stakeholders and ardent followers of the sport, that the first ever Championship in Africa scheduled to hold on September 13th -15th, […]

Fashanu, Akanni, Siasia, Kate Henshaw and Tonto Dikeh are Ambassadors for first African Freestyle Football Championship.

Fashanu, Akanni, Siasia, Kate Henshaw and Tonto Dikeh appointed ambassadors for first African Freestyle Football Championship. Feet and Tricks International, organisers of the first ever African Football Freestyle Championship in Africa has named former professional English footballer, John Fashanu; Former Nigerian defender and former Head of Lagos State Football Association, Waidi Akanni; and former Super […]

EcoBank Nigeria Limited launch ‘Emerald Business Club,’

EcoBank Nigeria Limited has launched its ‘Emerald Business Club,’ an electronic platform aimed at offering convenience, accessible banking services especially to small and medium size enterprises, local corporates and various clients in the commercial sector. The Managing Director, Ecobank Nigeria, Charles Kie, explained that the new product was for its commercial clients as well as […]

UBA Grows Gross Earnings By 16%, Delivers 17% Return on Average Equity

Africa’s leading financial institution, United Bank for Africa Plc has announced its audited 2018 half year financial results, showing strong growth across key performance metrics as well as a significant contribution from its African subsidiaries. Despite declining yield environment in two core markets, Nigeria and Ghana, the pan Africa financial institution delivered double digit growth […]

4th Annual Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum to Hold October25th

Africa’s leading entrepreneurship (philanthropic) organisation, the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), has announced October 25, 2018, as the date for its 4th annual TEF Entrepreneurship Forum which will hold in Lagos, Nigeria. The largest gathering of African entrepreneurs will unite over 5,000 entrepreneurs, global investors, leaders from the African public and private sectors and developmental organisations […]

NSE Launches X-Pay, Promotes Cashless Economy

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE ) has announced the launch of X-Pay . X-Pay, the e-payment platform for the Exchange, will enable users to conveniently make payments for products, services, events and trainings offered by the bourse. According to NSE ,X-Pay, located at, can be accessed on PCs, tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices. […]

Nigerian exchanges collaborate for greater global competitiveness

The Nigerian capital market will on today, August 8, 2018 witness the launch of the Association of Securities Exchange of Nigeria (ASEN) at The Nigerian Stock Exchange event centre in Lagos. ASEN, Nigeria’s first association of domestic securities exchanges, is a non-profit industry association established to accelerate the development of domestic securities exchanges and support […]

Four Strikers Real Madrid Could Sign

By David Kappel With Neymar and Kylian Mbappe seemingly not available in this transfer window, Real Madrid could reportedly shift their focus to a new striker to replace the goals of the departed Cristiano Ronaldo, and are said to be weighing up four options. Los Blancos sold Ronaldo for €100 million (R1.54 billion) to Juventus, […]

‘We Are In Talks With Barca Over Messi!

A club president in Europe has jokingly stated that his club, who were recently beaten to a signing by FC Barcelona, are in talks with the Catalan club over the sale of superstar Lionel Messi. Simeone Clarifies His Messi-Ronaldo Comments Roma recently lost their chance to sign Brazilian starlet Malcom, who made a surprising U-turn […]

Agric:Sybean Can Be Nigeria’s Saving Grace

With Nigeria producing between 400, 000 and 500, 000 metric tons of soybean yearly, experts say the crop may be the hope of the country’s diversification drive from oil to agriculture. In the middle of every difficulty lies a great opportunity, says renowned physicist, Albert Einstein. This, perhaps, best describes the current state of the […]