Africa’s Great Hope Stumbles

On June 15th, Nigeria’s central bank announced it would abandon its currency’s dollar peg. Since then, the naira has fallen 61% against the US dollar, generating difficulties for both foreign and domestic businesses in Africa’s most populous country. Nestle Nigeria, for instance, saw a 94% drop in profits as the currency depreciated. The currency’s move also led to Nigeria losingits title as…

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 A short time ago, Iran’s Supreme Leader Grand Ayatollah Ali Khomenei urged the Muslim World to boycott anything and everything that originates with the Jewish people. One response ,  Meyer M. Treinkman, a pharmacist, out of the kindness of his heart, offered to assist them in their boycott as follows: “Any Muslim who has Syphilis…

First African to navigate solo round the world

The Ooni of Ife His Imperial Majesty Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi was on Sunday 26th June 2016 at Dulles Airport Washington DC in USA made to unveil a Nigerian, Captain Ademilola Odujinrin as first African to undertake Solo flight round the world. The event which was tagged “One man, One plane, One world” was organized…

Dynamo

The Endtime is here many would say, especially after the re-emergence of some now viral videos of a popular magician doing what for some is a distinguishing miracle of Jesus Christ. The magician defies all the rules, he even walks on water like Jesus. Only recently, a video emerged of a man named Steven Frayne…

Honourable men sent to prison under Buhari

1. Sambo Dasuki: The former National Security Adviser is on a 19-count charge bordering on money laundering and criminal breach of trust to the tune of N13bn. Mr. Dasuki allegedly distributed billions of naira meant for arms purchase for the fight against the insurgent Boko Haram group, to politicians, his cronies and family members. 2….

Internet sensation refute gay rumor

Stylish grandpa slams jealous young men who are spreading rumors that he is gay… Stylish grandpa, Irvin Randle, who became an internet sensation some days ago due to his great physique and fashion sense, has slammed reports that he is gay. He says he’s all ours, ladies… Culled from lindaikeji

Pep isn’t scared of Mourinho- Torrent

Pep Guardiola’s assistant, Domenec Torrent has insisted that his boss is not scared of Jose Mourinho and will even pay for his dinner. The two managers are set to renew their rivalries next season, after they agreed to coach Manchester City and Manchester United respectively. Both came up against each other when Guardiola was in…

BARCELONA AGREES TO NEYMAR’S TERMS

Barcelona have reportedly shifted in their position on Neymar’s contract and agreed to pay him more than €15m per season. AS says Neymar’s camp was asking for around €20m-a-year while Barca wouldn’t budge from €15m, but by adding bonuses to the terms of the deal the Brazil forward will now reach his desired pay packet…

You can’t compare my 1986 side to Messi’s side -Maradaona

On the 30th anniversary of Argentina’s 1986 World Cup win, Diego Maradona claimed that his victorious team “played with more balls” than the current national side. Diego Maradona apparently boasted that his 1986 World Cup-winning Argentina team was better than the current squad now thrown into turmoil by Lionel Messi’s departure, in a recording published…

BRexit would affect players coming to EPL

While Britain is divided following the narrow victory for those who want the country to leave the EU, the biggest challenge now is to work out what Brexit will mean. That is no less the case for such a cosmopolitan club as Chelsea. It was almost 20 years ago, in November 1996, that Gianfranco Zola…

Will Hazard find his form at Euros 2016??

Eden Hazard has put an awful Chelsea season behind him to shine at Euro 2016 but there is a sense the world’s most promising 25-year-old veteran can do more. On Friday Hazard will return to Lille for Belgium’s quarter-final with Wales, an occasion that already has the air of a landmark moment in his career….

TODAY IN NIGERIAN HISTORY

– On this day in 2013 in Jos, about 32 people were killed in three villages in Langtang South Local Government Area of Plateau State in an attack allegedly coordinated by suspected Fulani herdsmen. The attackers allegedly invaded Bolgang, Karkashi and Magama villages shooting indiscriminately. They were said to have gone with motorbikes after those that tried to…