Editorials

FIFA Announces Commencement Of Use Of Video Assistant Referee

World football governing body, FIFA, has revealed its plan to commence the use of Video Assistant Referee, VAR at the 2018 World Cup. The new method was tried last December in Japan during the Fifa Club World Cup. The president of FIFA, Gianni Infantino made the revelation on Wednesday stating that the VAR will be used at next year’s World ... Read More »

Lai Mohammed Break Silence ~ ‘Social Media Is Frustrating My Job’

​In a speech delivered to mark the annual conference and general meeting of the National Institute of Public Relations in Ilorin, Kwara State, Mr. Mohammed also denied allegations of diverting $1.2 billion. MohammedAccording to a statement sent by the minister’s special adviser on media and publicity, Segun Adeyemi, Mr. Mohammed denied media publications alleging that he amassed $1.2 billion through ... Read More »

Another $43m Found In Osborne Building, Why Hiding Our Money In Apartments?

People’s Democratic Party lawmaker, Sekibo has maintained that the humongous sums stashed in an Ikoyi luxury apartment in Lagos is from the South-south region.  Senator George Sekibo representing Rivers East Senatorial district has insisted that the sum of $43 million found in Osborne building, Ikoyi Lagos belonged to the Rivers state government. Speaking through order 43 on Thursday, the lawmaker ... Read More »

I Am Not Harrassing Your Family, The Law Has Just Come Into Play – Buhari To Jonathan

​President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, said he was not harassing the family of former President Goodluck Jonathan or any other persons in the current administration’s ongoing fight against corruption as claimed by Jonathan. He said anybody, who did not have skeleton in his or her cupboard, had nothing to fear about the ongoing anti-graft war. Buhari said this in a ... Read More »

Indian Govt. Set To Dispatch ID Card To Cows In The Country

The Indian government is contemplating providing unique identification numbers for cows in the country to prevent their trafficking, officials said. According to Xinhua, the information was submitted by the federal government in the country’s top court, which was hearing a petition by an organisation alleging rampant smuggling of cattle across the border of Bangladesh. “Solicitor general Ranjit Kumar told Supreme ... Read More »

Jonathan’s Attitude Shows Presidential Office Is Too Big For Him To Handle ~ Olusegun Obasanjo Belittles GEJ

​Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, said former presidnet Goodluck Jonathan, was too small to have become President. In a book titled, “Against The Run of Play” which is set to be launched in Lagos on Friday, Chairman of ThisDay Editorial Board, Olusegun Adeniyi, quoted Obasanjo as saying actions taken by Jonathan showed the office of the President was too big for ... Read More »

Covenant University Suspends 200 Student For Not Attending Easter Services… Just Like That

​200 students of Covenant University, Ota, Ogun state have been suspended for not attending the schools’ Easter “Youth Alive” programme. The Punch Reports. Parents and students have expressed their displeasure describing the decision as unjust. They claim the rules of their admission never stated that it was compulsory for them to attend the programmed organized by the institution. A 400-level ... Read More »

FOOTBALL:Manchester United Must Pay Another €10m To Monaco For Martial After 25th Goal… Pay As He Score Goals!!!

The forward achieved the milestone after finding the back of the net against Burnley in the Premier League on Sunday Manchester United must pay Monaco €10 million after Anthony Martial scored his 25th goal for the club against Burnley on Sunday. The French striker found the back of the net after having not scored since February 11 against Watford, making ... Read More »

Trump To Sell Attack Planes To Nigeria For Boko Haram Fight

The Trump administration will move forward with the sale of high-tech aircraft to Nigeria for its campaign against Boko Haram Islamic, The Washington Post has reported citing U.S. officials. Congress is expected to receive formal notification within weeks, setting in motion a deal with Nigeria that the Obama administration had planned to approve at the very end of Barack Obama’s ... Read More »

Photos From Aliko Dangote’s 60th Birthday Celebration

The richest man in Nigeria and Africa got an array of well designed and creative birthday cakes to celebrate his day. Family and staff were present to take photos and celebrate the new milestone with him. Check out exclusive photos from the 60th birthday celebration of Africa Richest man Aliko Dangote. Plus the beautiful birthday cakes made for him by ... Read More »

FOOTBALL: Philippe Coutinho Makes Premier League History

The former Inter man breezed past Juninho with his equaliser, but he may soon face competition from team-mate Roberto Firmino Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho has become the highest-scoring Brazilian in Premier League history after netting against Stoke City on Saturday. The ex-Inter man passed former record-holder Juninho as he levelled the game at the Britannia Stadium, scoring his 30th goal ... Read More »

E-Volo Unveils Volocopter 2X, The 18 Rotor Flying Taxi 

Volocopter has long since been developing their 18 rotor multi-copters, and after six years in the making, the German startup has premiered the volocopter 2X at AERO in Friedrichshafen. the 2X model marks the evolution of the VC200 prototype towards everyday use, using a battery replacement system that allows for a quick swap between journeys. the 2X also sees the ... Read More »

Olawunmi Akinlemibola Accepted Into 14 Universities In USA 

Prince George’s County Student Accepted to 14 Colleges A talented high school student in Prince George’s County has a big decision to make soon — she was accepted to 14 colleges and universities, including Harvard, Princeton and Stanford. Olawunmi Akinlemibola, a senior at DuVal High School in Lanham, Maryland, was accepted to Ivy League schools, the University of Maryland and ... Read More »