Trezeguet scored twice as Aston Villa beat Crystal Palace 2-0 to keep alive their hopes of avoiding relegation in a game which included two controversial video assistant referee decisions. Mamadou Sakho thought he had put Palace ahead when the ball appeared to strike the defender’s shoulder on its way into […]

The Federal Government on Sunday handed over the National Theatre at Iganmu, Lagos State, to the Central Bank of Nigeria and the Bankers Committee for rehabilitation. During the handover ceremony of the facility which was constructed in 1976, the Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, said the bankers were targeting one […]

No fewer than 247 Nigerians stranded in Thailand and Malaysia due to the coronavirus pandemic have returned home. Some of the evacuees disembarked at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja on Saturday night while the others proceeded to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. Announcing their arrival via its Twitter handle on […]

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Sunday congratulated Kamarudeen Usman on the successful defence of his Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight title, saying his victory has lifted the spirits of Nigerians despite the gloom COVID-19 pandemic has brought. Buhari’s congratulatory message was contained in a statement made available to […]