Month: May 2018

Messi: I’d give up Barcelona title for World Cup glory

Coming off a Liga and Copa del Rey double, the five-time Ballon d’Or winner is desperate to taste success with Argentina in Russia this summer Argentina captain Lionel Messi has said he would swap a Barcelona title for a trophy with the national team ahead of the World Cup in Russia. Messi has enjoyed a trophy-laden career at […]

Chelsea to Pay Record Fee for Kalidou Koulibaly

The Blues are ready to splash the cash on the Senegal international as Sarri is set to take over at the helm. Chelsea are prepared to meet Napoli’s asking price for Kalidou Koulibaly as Maurizio Sarri edges closer to succeed Antonio Conte at the club. According to Metro, Koulibaly is top of Sarri’s transfer wishlist and […]

Naomi Campbell, Michael Dapaah, John Boyega attend Wizkid’s #Afrorepublik Concert

Wizkid held his Afrorepublik concert at the O2 Arena in London over the weekend. The show at the 20k capacity arena was sold out making him the first Nigerian to do so. Present at the venue were top stars who showed support for the Starboy boss. Those present include Naomi Campbell, Michael Dapaah (Big Shaq), John Boyega, Tiwa Savage, […]

Mariah Carey sells 35-Carat Diamond Engagement Ring

A year and a half after Mariah Carey and billionaire James Packer ended their engagement, the music star has sold the 35-carat diamond engagement ring, talk about moving on! As you may recall, Mariah kept the ring after the split as it was part of a financial settlement she struck with James. Speaking to Page Six’ rep Richard Johnson, her publicist said: Mariah […]

Qatar bans goods from Saudi, UAE

Qatar has ordered shops to remove goods originating from a group of Saudi Arabian-led countries which a year ago imposed a wide-ranging boycott on the emirate, Doha officials said Saturday. A directive from the economy ministry ordered shops to immediately strip shelves of products from Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt. Inspectors will visit […]

Buhari administration blocks revenue leakage – Adeosun

The Buhari administration has succeeded in developing and implementing fiscal policies to curtail wastage in governance, thereby reducing fiscal leakages and boosting government’s non-oil revenue. Mr. Oluyinka Akintunde, Special Adviser to Adeosun on Media and Communications, said this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja, on the achievements of the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, […]

Wizkid Shuts Down 02 Arena with the Biggest Afro Republik Concert in History

Last night, Wizkid headlined the biggest Afro Republik concert at the O2 Arena, London alongside other Nigerian artistes like Tekno, Tiwa Savage, Maleek Berry and Mr Eazi. The sold out concert was put together by SMADE Entertainment; UK’s number one afro beats promoter. History was made as the concert boasted about 20,000 people in attendance […]