Month: January 2018

Trump delivers State of the Union address amid protests

US President Donald Trump boasted about the economy, job growth and his “America first” policy during his first State of the Union address, which was met by protests inside and outside of Congress. “This, in fact, is our new American moment,” Trump said on Tuesday evening as he laid out his top priorities for the year ahead. […]

Music: Mandisa Kay ft Jozlina – Phul’umlenze

South Africa Songwriter, Singer, Dancer, Singer and Choreographer, Mandisa Kay might be a bag of beauty; she also bags a world of talent as well. She’s here with another Track titled “Phul’umlenze.” and features usual suspect, Jozlina. You do not even need to wonder about the musical chemistry as the duo of Mandisa Kay and Jozlina teamed up for the banging tune titled […]

Sanchez set for Premier League debut, Klopp under pressure

Alexis Sanchez is poised to make his Premier League debut for Manchester United against Spurs on Wednesday as Liverpool seek to halt a mini-slump after their spectacular win against Manchester City. Elsewhere in a full set of midweek fixtures Chelsea host Bournemouth, runaway leaders Manchester City take on West Brom and Henrikh Mkhitaryan is set […]

The 2018 SLAY Festival Is Here

Remember the SLAY Festival that women couldn’t stop talking about last year? It’s back! The festival, which is its second edition, is billed to attract over 3000 women across Africa. The 2018 SLAY Festival is where you will get the best opportunity for engagement in a long time   Remember the SLAY Festival that women […]

Federer on Nadal’s heels in rankings

Roger Federer’s victory in the Australian Open has taken him to within 155 points of world number one Rafael Nadal in the ATP rankings released on Monday. Nadal, who was knocked out in the quarter-finals in Melbourne, has 9,760 points with Federer on 9,605. Marin Cilic, who took Federer to five sets in the final, […]

FAAN begins evacuation of abandoned aircraft from MMA airside

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) on Monday said it had started the evacuation of abandoned aircraft at the airside of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos. Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, the General Manager, Corporate Communications, FAAN, confirmed the development to newsmen in Lagos. Yakubu said that no fewer than 13 aircraft had been abandoned […]

Regime air raids kill 33 civilians in northwest Syria: monitor

Regime air strikes have killed 33 civilians in the past 24 hours in Syria’s northwestern province of Idlib where government forces are fighting jihadists, a monitor said on Monday. On Monday alone, the strikes killed 16 civilians including 11 in a vegetable market in the town of Saraqeb, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights […]

Kenya opposition to swear-in leader as ‘president’

Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga is planning to have himself sworn in as an alternative president on Tuesday, seen as a final push to challenge Uhuru Kenyatta’s election. Odinga challenged the result of the original August vote winning an unprecedented annulment, but then boycotted the court-ordered re-run in October handing victory to Kenyatta who won […]

Outstanding five: Iheanacho, Obi and others who rocked the weekend

Kelechi Iheanacho Claude Puel’s words on Kelechi Iheanacho’s need to improve has sparked a streaky run in the cup. Iheanacho further showed marked improvements with his brace against Peterborough. His first goal was top quality as he curled a low strike from outside the area. A misplaced back pass from the Peterborough midfield fell to […]