• International female DJ, Cuppy Showcase Her Skills in New video

    International female DJ, Cuppy Showcase Her Skills in New video

    DJ Cuppy is a successful female Disc Jockey and brand to reckon with when it comes to music and entertainment in Nigeria, and around the world. The professional Disc Jockey spins different genres of music from Hip-Hop, House, Dancehall, Afrobeats etc.

    Her ability to trill and entertain different types of audience across the globe makes her a unique African talent.

    Just a few months after moving to London, Cuppy says she is back in full work mode and is ready to dominate […]

  • Federal Government To Extend International Passport Validity To 10 Years

    Federal Government To Extend International Passport Validity To 10 Years

    According to reports, the federal government is making plans to extend the validity period for international passport from five years to 10 years.

    This was disclosed by the comptroller-general of Nigeria Immigration Service, Muhammad Babandede, in an interview with journalists in Abuja at the weekend.

    He said Nigerians should expect announcement of the policy change in the coming weeks or months.

    “We have submitted a memo to the president and we believe we’ll get a positive response to that soon.

    “We have received complaints […]

  • Senate hires international forensic experts to probe MTN

    Senate hires international forensic experts to probe MTN

    It was gathered that the Senate has begun investigation into the alleged repatriation of $13.9 billion by MTN.

    Conse‎quently, it has hired international forensic lawyers, accountants and other experts to assist in the investigation.

    The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions, Sen. Rufai Ibrahim, disclosed this while briefing newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday.

    Ibrahim said that the experts had arrived Nigeria and were already working with other local forensic experts to uncover any hidden details from the […]

  • NCC increases International Termination Rate to N24.40

    NCC increases International Termination Rate to N24.40

    According to reports, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said that the International Termination Rate (ITR) has been reviewed to N24.40 per minute.

    The telecommunications regulator said in a statement on Saturday in Lagos, that the review of the interconnect charges was for inbound traffic.

    “The Nigerian Communications Commission, on September 16, 2016 reviewed the termination rate for international inbound traffic from ₦3.90/min to ₦24.40/min.

    “The interim rate will subsist pending the conclusion of the study of the Determination of Cost Based Pricing […]

  • Our corrupt justices are causing us international shame – Onaiyekan

    Our corrupt justices are causing us international shame – Onaiyekan

    The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja Diocese, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has bemoaned the sordid state of the nation’s judiciary, describing it as an international embarrassment requiring an urgent redress.

    Onaiyekan, who was in Ilorin presiding over a retreat for the priests of the church on the invitation of the Catholic Bishop of Kwara Diocese, Bishop Ayo Maria Atoyebi, said the public claims of the corruption allegations against some of the Nigerian justices has devalued the integrity of the nation and her people.

    He […]

  • FG is blackmailing Jonathan to dent his rising international profile – Group

    FG is blackmailing Jonathan to dent his rising international profile – Group

    A group identified as the Brotherhood Across the Niger (BAN) has accused the President Muhammadu Buhari led Federal government of calculated attempts to dent the reputation of Dr. Goodluck Jonathan and contain his rising international clout.

    The group made the allegation in an open letter signed by its division leaders in Nigeria,

    Northern Division Lead, Hassan Musa Abd’l ; Southern, Ojugbo Clifford; Eastern, Igwechi Chukwuka; Western, Kunle Coker, on Thursday following the frozen account of former first lady, Patience Jonathan by the […]

  • Yaya Toure announces retirement from international football

    Yaya Toure announces retirement from international football

    Ivory Coast international and Manchester City midfielder, Yaya Toure, on Tuesday, announced his retirement from international football with the West African country.

    Toure won the Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, with the Elephants in 2015.

    The 33-year-old who debuted for his nation in 2004, drop a link on his twitter handle, @YayaToure, where he asked fans to read about his retirement.

    He wrote, “Please see statement on my retirement from international football.

    He said in the statement, “There are decisions that are difficult to […]

  • Trump is an international disgrace – Powell

    Trump is an international disgrace – Powell

    The former U.S Secretary of State Colin Powell has labeled Republican presidential, nominee, Donald Trump as “national disgrace and an international pariah.”

    Colin Powel in his leaked e-mails also described Trump as racist.

    The former secretary of state tore into Trump as an embarrassing figure to represent the United States.

    “Trump is a national disgrace and an international pariah,” Powell wrote in June.

    “He appeals to the worst angels of the GOP nature and poor white folks,” Powell wrote in another email.

    As Trump’s lead […]

  • ICC Confirms Receipt Of Criminal Complaint Against Amnesty International

    ICC Confirms Receipt Of Criminal Complaint Against Amnesty International

    According to reports, the International Criminal Court (ICC) has confirmed the receipt of a petition against the activities of Amnesty International in Nigeria.

    The acknowledgement letter with reference number OTP-CR+265/16 was dated September 9, 2016 and was signed by Mr. Mark Dillon, head of Information and Evidence in the Office of the Prosecutor, ICC.

    Dillon said in the letter that the court is in custody of a complaint by a civil society organisation from Nigeria, the Centre for Social Justice, Equity and […]

  • 34-year-old Former Burkina Faso international dies in French Cup match

    34-year-old Former Burkina Faso international dies in French Cup match

    According to reports, former Burkina Faso international Ben Idrissa Derme has died after suffering a heart attack in a French Cup on the weekend.

    The 34-year-old, who was capped four times by Burkina Faso’s national team in his career, was representing amateur side AJ Biguglia in a third-round tie.

    He suffered a heart attack early in the second half. Medical services treated the player on the pitch but they were unable to revive him.

    Derme’s career saw him play in the lower leagues […]

  • Nigerian International sports journalist, Oma Akatugba and wife welcome baby boy

    Nigerian International sports journalist, Oma Akatugba and wife welcome baby boy

    Popular sports correspondent, Oma Akatugba and his wife welcomed their second child, a baby boy.

    He shared a photo of himself cradling the newborn on Instagram moments ago. The couple already have an adorable daughter. “Nelson Edafe Akatugba arrived in perfect condition. We bless God.” he