Premier League’s ‘fab four’ dominate Champions League quarter-finals

Liverpool’s Dutch defender Virgil van Dijk celebrates scoring the 1-2 goal with his team-mates during the UEFA Champions League, last 16, second leg football match Bayern Munich v Liverpool in Munich, southern Germany, on March 13, 2019. (Photo by GUENTER SCHIFFMANN / AFP)Brexit, what Brexit? All four English entrants are still in Europe. For the first time in a decade, the Premier League reigns supreme, providing half of the Champions League quarter-finalists for Friday’s last-eight draw. Liverpool was the last to book their ticket, with a hugely impressive 3-1 win…

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ehealth website to democratise information on health matters

Most Nigerians suffer and most times die on ailments they shouldn’t ordinarily have suffered if they had adequate information about. Apparently to address this information challenge, Managing Director, First Katalyst Marketing, Mr. Soji Odedina, has unveiled a health-based website aimed at disseminating health information in a democratic manner that the rich and the poor can access. Odedina, with the website, aims at solving the problem and forestalling the challenge that led to the loss of his wife, Mrs. Busola Odedina during surgery, last year. The website, Nigeriaehealth.org.ng. according to him,…

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Nigerian-American Chamber to lead trade mission to Silicon Valley

The Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce, NACC, said it is set to embark on a 5-day trade mission to Silicon Valley in the USA themed, ‘Turning Promises to Action’, from April 28th – 3rd May 2019. In a statement, Communications Executive, NACC, Mr. Ebuka Ugochukwu, said the trade mission is in keeping with an annual commitment of the Chamber in promoting the development of trade, commerce, investment and industrial technological relationships between the public and private sectors of Nigeria and the United States to further drive socio-economic growth and development He…

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Naira depreciates to N360.36/$ in I&E window

In spite of the 407 percent rise in the volume of dollars traded, the Naira, yesterday, depreciated to N360.36 per dollar in the Investors and Exporters (I&E) window. Data from FMDQ showed that the indicative exchange rate for the window rose to N360.29 per dollar from N360.44 per dollar on Wednesday translating to seven kobo depreciation of the naira. The volume of dollars traded on the window rose by 407 percent to $308.66 million from $60.94 million traded on Wednesday. However, the naira yesterday was stable at N358 per dollar…

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Europa League: Chelsea, Arsenal qualify for quarter-final

Chelsea and Arsenal will fly the Premier League’s flag in the Europa League quarter-final this season. The Blues, who were all but assured of their place after a 3-0 win over Dynamo Kiev, won 5-0 in Ukraine. Olivier Giroud scored a hat-trick, while Marcos Alonso and Callum Hudson-Odoi also got on the score sheet for Maurizio Sarri’s men. Arsenal overcame a 3-1 deficit, to beat Rennes 3-0 at the Emirates. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored in each half and set up a goal for Ainsley Maitland-Niles. The draw for the last eight…

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PDP condoles with victims of Lagos collapsed building

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Thursday commiserated with the government and people of Lagos state, particularly the victims of the collapsed building on Wednesday, which led to the unfortunate death of 10 people, including school children. Emergency and rescue personnel are seen at the site of a building which collapsed in Lagos on March 13, 2019. – At least 10 children were among scores of people missing on March 13, 2019, after a four-story building collapsed in Lagos, with rescuers trying to reach them through the roof of the damaged…

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Sanwo-Olu visits collapsed building site, meets victims at hospitals

Lagos State Governor-elect, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Thursday visited the survivors of the collapsed building at the hospital in the company of his Deputy Governor-Elect, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat. Sanwo-Olu who also visited the site of the collapsed buildings at Ita-Faaji, Lagos Island to assessed the rescue operations and sympathized with the residents who lost loved ones in the tragedy commended the efforts by the emergency and rescue workers. Lagos State Governor-Elect, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, and his Deputy Governor-Elect, Dr. Kadir Obafemi Hamzat, charting with one of the pupils of…

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Lagos Building Collapse: Obaseki commiserates with affected families, state govt

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has commiserated with families of victims, the Lagos State Government and people over the collapse of a four-story building in Ita Faji axis of Lagos Island. In a statement by Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and Communication Strategy, Mr. Crusoe Osagie, the governor said the incident and the attendant deaths are regrettable and a huge loss to the country, wishing the survivors quick recovery. He noted, “On behalf of the government and people of Edo State, I commiserate with the state government…

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MUSIC + LYRICS: Mary Nathan ft Ncee Toj – Good God Remix || @therealmarynathan

Abuja Based Gospel Songstress, Mary Nathan brings Ncee Toj on the remix version of her recently released single, GOOD GOOD. Just a few weeks after the release of GOOD GOOD, a song that has been on demand, The Gospel Songstress decided to bring on the hotter groove by featuring one of Abuja’s Gospel Rapper, Ncee Toj. This song was Inspired by God, Trap beat, mixed with Afro-pop dance, Garnished with Igbo & English Rap. Written by Mary Nathan, Arranged by CozyNate, produced by 2Blaze Lyrics Oh Oh Oh (3x) Onye…

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