December 4, 2019

2019 CAF Awards: Oshoala, Aboudi, Kgatlana, Others Shortlisted for Women Footballer of the Year

Super Falcons and Barcelona Feminino forward, Asisat Lamina Oshoala has been shortlisted by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) for 2019 Women Footballer of the Year Award. The Super Falcons skipper who has scored eight (8) goals thus far for Barcelona Feminino this season will contest for the award alongside Cameroon duo of Ajara Nchout Njoya and Gabrielle Onguene, 2018 Winner Thembi Kgatlana (South Africa) and Tabitha Chawinga (Malawi). Ajara Nchout Njoya of Cameroon had been in form for both club and country. One of her goal at 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup was nominated for goal of the tournament. [READ ALSO] Ballon D’Or: Fan Advises Super Falcons Star Asisat Oshoala [Read]

Buhari enlists MAPOLY Ag librarian, Alhaja Akintunde as National Hajj Commission Member 

ABEOKUTA – The Ameerah of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta Muslim Community, Alhaja Basirat Akintunde has been nominated among new members of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON). Alhaja Akintunde, the acting Polytechnic Librarian, Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY) is a nominee representing Ogun state as contained in the list presented by President Muhammadu Buhari of new Chairman and members of the National Hajj Commission (NAHCON) to the Senate President for confirmation. In a letter addressed to the Senate, President Buhari wrote: “Pursuant to Section 3 (2) of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) Act 2006, I am pleased to forward for confirmation by the senate the underlisted names of [Read]

‘Pastor’ steals musical instruments from another church to start his

A self-acclaimed pastor Matthew Osika has been arrested by the Berekum Police in the Bono Region after stealing musical instruments of the Methodist church in other to establish his own church. The instruments gathered, belonged to Amankokwaa Methodist Church in the Berekum West District but some criminals broke into the church and made away with the instruments. Though the matter had been reported to the police who confirmed they were investigating the theft, it turned out that the musical instruments were packed in the home of the suspect who claimed he also bought them from someone he refused to name to start his own church. According to a senior [Read]

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes first player to win MVP in England, Spain, Italy

– Cristiano Ronaldo becomes the first footballer in history to win the MVP in England, Spain and Italy – The 34-year-old was given the award for the best player in 2018-19 Serie A season where Juventus won the league – Ronaldo failed to show up for the 2019 Ballon D’Or ceremony as Lionel Messi won his sixth award Cristiano Ronaldo has extended his outstanding record over his fiercest rival Lionel Messi as he becomes the first player to win the best player in England, Spain and Italy. The Juventus forward failed to attend the 2019 Ballon D’Or ceremony as Messi scooped a record sixth award and now one above Ronaldo. [Read]

EXPOSED! NUC uncovers 100 fake professors in varsities

The National Universities Commission has said it has uncovered about 100 fake professors across Nigerian universities. The NUC Executive Secretary, Prof Abubakar Rasheed, stated this in the November edition of the commission’s bulletin, obtained by our correspondent. The ES noted that the commission published the details of the fake professors on its website and also sent the names to the various universities for verification. According to the bulletin, Rasheed stated this at the 2019 retreat for Vice-Chancellors by the NUC Strategy Advisory Committee. The NUC boss said, “The updated version of those documents will be published by December 2019 and professors in their respective universities uploaded their CV on the [Read]

We Will Go On Demonstration If We Don’t Get Husbands This Year – Single Nurses

  We reported months ago that some Ghanaian nurses complained bitterly that they find it very difficult to get partners. According to them, they are financially sound but there is difficulty in finding serious men who are ready to marry them. With pressure mounting from families of female nurses, some section of them have threatened to embark on a demonstration if they don’t get men to marry them this year. As absurd as it might seem one of the beautiful single nurses in a recent interview made this known. [READ ALSO] ‘I started the year married, I’m ending the year separated’ – Nigerian Lady Celebrates [PHOTOS] According to her, she is [Read]

Ballon D’or: Fan Advises Asisat Oshoala To Sleep With, Get Pregnant For Messi

A Nigerian female fan, Rachael Brown, has jokingly told Super Falcons skipper, Asisat Oshoala to get pregnant for Lionel Messi so both can give Nigeria another Messi. Rachel stated this in a post on Instagram in reaction to Oshoala’s post on the social media platform in commemoration of Messi’s record 6th Ballon d’Or award in Paris, France a day earlier. Asisat Lamina Oshoala posted a picture she took with Lionel Messi stating that she is the closest Nigerian to the Argentine star. [READ ALSO] BREAKING: Lionel Messi wins record sixth ballon D’or award “The closest Nigerian to MES6IX right now, proud,” stated the former FC Robo of Lagos player with [Read]