• Anthony Joshua shows off punching power ahead of Saturday fight

    Anthony Joshua shows off punching power ahead of Saturday fight

    Anthony Joshua will step into the ring on Saturday at the Manchester Arena to defend his IBF title against American, Eric Molina.

    The British boxer is clearly in shape to do maximum damage and he shared this photo of his muscle-bound frame with the caption: ‘T-minus 3

  • NiMet predicts hazy, cloudy weather for Saturday

    NiMet predicts hazy, cloudy weather for Saturday

    According to reports, the Nigerian Meteorological Agency has predicted hazy weather conditions over the central states of Minna, Abuja, Bida, Bauchi, Jos, Lafia, Jalingo, Ibi and Yola on Saturday morning.

    NiMet made the prediction in the Weather Outlook by its Central Forecast Office on Friday in Abuja.

    The forecast stated that partly cloudy conditions would prevail over Makurdi, Lokoja and Ilorin with maximum temperatures of 28 to 36 degrees Celsius.

    The agency also predicted that the southern states would experience cloudy conditions, thundering […]

  • NiMet predicts cloudy, rainy weather for Saturday

    NiMet predicts cloudy, rainy weather for Saturday

    It was gathered that the Nigerian Meteorological Agency has predicted cloudy weather conditions over the central states of the country on Saturday.

    The NiMet’s Weather Outlook issued by its Central Forecast Office on Friday in Abuja, predicted chances of early morning isolated thunderstorms over Abuja, Jos, Jalingo, Markurdi, Mambilla and its environs.

    It added localized thunderstorms would prevail over the high ground areas of Abuja in the afternoon and evening hours with maximum temperatures of 27 to 33 degrees Celsius.

    The agency also […]

  • NiMet predicts rainy, cloudy weather for Saturday

    NiMet predicts rainy, cloudy weather for Saturday

    The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has predicted morning rains over Abuja, Lafia, Makurdi, Jalingo, Ibi and Mambilla Plateau on Saturday.

    The predictions are contained in the Weather Outlook issued by NiMet’s Central Forecast Office (CFO), in Abuja on Friday. It added that thunderstorms would prevail over Ilorin, Kaduna, Bida, Minna, Suleja and Lokoja in the afternoon and evening with maximum day time temperatures of 24 to 31 degrees Celsius.

    The agency predicted that morning monsoon rains would prevail over the coastal areas of […]

  • APC to inaugurate campaign for Edo governorship election Saturday

    APC to inaugurate campaign for Edo governorship election Saturday

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo will inaugurate campaign for the Sept 10 governorship election in the State on Saturday July 16.

    Gov Adams Oshiomhole announced this on Wednesday at a stakeholders meeting at the Government House in Benin.

    He urged all party members to turn up en masse for the event which would take place at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium.

    Oshiomhole appealed to party members to ensure that development issues were brought to the centre of political contestation.

    He noted that the […]

  • Late Shuaibu Amodu’s fidau prayer to hold on Saturday

    Late Shuaibu Amodu’s fidau prayer to hold on Saturday

    The family of departed Nigeria coaching legend Shuaibu Amodu has announced that the eighth day fidau prayer for the former NFF Technical Director will take place at his Lagos home – 41b, Adegoke Street, off Alhaji Masha Street, Surulere, Lagos starting from 10am on Saturday, 18th June.

    Amodu, who qualified the Super Eagles for the 2002 and 2010 FIFA World Cups and won two Cup of Nations bronze medals in a four time stint, lidied in his sleep in Benin City […]

  • Ooni’s grandmother aged 104 set to be buried

    Ooni’s grandmother aged 104 set to be buried

    The remains of Olori Marian Ogunwusi, the late grandmother of Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, would be interred in Ile-Ife on Saturday.

    This was contained in the news release by the Director, Media and Public Affairs, Ooni’s Palace, Mr Moses Olafare, and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday, in Ile-Ife.

    Olafare said that the funeral activities would commence on Friday with a service of songs at Oduduwa College, Ile-Ife by 4:30pm. He added that this would […]