Leading French aircraft manufacturing and leasing company, Airbus Group, has expressed desire to open an office in Nigeria as parts of its plans to widen its business in Africa.
The Ambassador of France to Nigeria, Denys Gauer, who led a delegation on a visit to the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, in his office yesterday said opening the office was a mark of confidence President Buhari’s quest to reform the nation’s economy.
He added that their visit also hinged […]
The police today clashed with half-n*ked university students protesting in South Africa over high cost of university education.
Some protesters at South Africa’s Wits University went half-n*ked exposing their breasts in protest to high tuition fees on Tuesday. The students clashed violently with police over the incident with many wounded.
According to reports, police fired stun grenades, rubber bullets and teargas at hundreds of students who marched through the university’s campus in Johannesburg, performing the “toyi-toyi” protest dance […]
Venus Williams, Seven-time Grand Slam champion crashed out of the first round of the China Open to Chinese wildcard Peng Shuai on Monday.
World number one Angelique Kerber, meanwhile, continued her stellar season beating qualifier Katerina Siniakova in two sets in her opening match in Beijing.
After a close first set, the former US Open semi-finalist Peng allowed the American veteran player just one game point in the second to win 7-5, 6-1.
“In the first set I was really trying to fight […]
As part of the efforts to regulate the drug distribution system in the country, Registrar of the Pharmacy Council of Nigeria (PCN), Elijah Mohammed, has disclosed that come 2017, all open drug markets would be closed down.
At the investiture and awards ceremony of the Nigerian Academy of Pharmacy (NAP) in Lagos, Mohammed, said government would effect a big change in the drug distribution network by next year.
According to him, the council in conjunction with Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) and […]
Lawyers to detained leader of the Independent People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, say he is open to negotiations with the federal government.
The lawyers who addressed a press briefing in Abuja on Friday said such negotiations can only take place after he is released from incarceration.
According to them, it is impossible for just one individual to commit treasonable felony as Mr. Kanu is accused by the federal government.
The lawyers made it clear that he is not part of the bargaining […]
After catching a white shark, what a fisherman saw inside has left many people very baffled and feeling for it.
A fisherman has left people totally shocked after he sliced open a shark caught in the sea. What he found inside has left many people baffled.
According to the video posted on YouTube, the footage shows the moment the fisherman used a knife to slice the fish open and found baby shark’s (pups) inside the white shark. That was when the fisherman […]
Yesterday, Wizkid revealed he is working on a new project with South Africa’s top musical band, Mi Casa, and Dj Maphorisa. While many people assumed that the three parties are collaborating on an independent project, South African music producer, Oskido, has confirmed that the project is actually for the Star Boy’s much-anticipated album.
“It was a pleasure listening to @wizkidayo ‘s forthcoming album last night,” Oskido wrote on Instagram yesterday, noting, “What a masterpiece! Beautiful collabos.”
Two days ago, Wizkid made […]