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    Sports Conte, Mourinho ‘out of their minds’ – Capello

    Fabio Capello PHOTO:AFP Former England manager Fabio Capello branded feuding managers Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte as "totally out of their minds" for letting their public spat get out of control. Chelsea manager Conte and Manchester United’s Mourinho have been engaged in a … via The...
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    Business CBN sets fresh target for Nigerian banks

    The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has set state-by-state target for the 21 commercial banks and 942 Micro finance banks in the country to ensure that every Nigerian adult has access to financial services. Elizabeth Agu, the CBN Branch Controller, Federal Capital Territory, made this known on …...
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    Business Sony releases official hands-on video to present the Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra, Xperia L2 –...

    A couple of days ago, Sony went official with its brand-new phones — the upper-midrange Xperia XA2 and Xperia XA2 Ultra , and the budget Xperia L2 . They are pretty-cool looking handsets, aimed at the traditionalists that like their phone to have that stark, rectangular look that Sony’s …...
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    Sports Barcelona confirm £10m signing of Palmeiras defender Yerry Mina –

    Yerry good The Colombian will wear the No24 shirt and is the second January signing by the Catalan club after the £145m deal for Philippe Coutinho 11th January 2018, 10:06 am Updated: 11th January 2018, 10:06 am BARCELONA have completed their second signing of January after snapping up Yerry...
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    Sports Russia just hacked the Olympics

    Kremlin-linked hackers published stolen emails from the International Olympic Committee and World Anti-Doping Agency Wednesday in retaliation for Russia’s ban from next month’s Winter Olympics. The data dump by the Fancy Bears group also contained emails from the United States Olympic Committee...
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    Business Coca-Cola South Africa Bottling Unit Severs Ties With McKinsey.

    Coca-Cola Co.’s South African bottling unit isn’t awarding business to McKinsey & Co. pending the outcome of probes into the U.S. consultancy’s work involving the politically connected Gupta family. Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa hasn’t given a contract to McKinsey sine June 2017 and has no...
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    Business Finance: Aliko Dangote is Africa’s richest man for the seventh straight year.

    Alhaji Aliko Dangote of Nigeria has retained his title of Africa’s richest man based on a recent publication by Forbes magazine. This is the seventh time in a roll Dangote will be declared the richest Blackman. According to Forbes, Aliko remains at the top … via pulse.ng – Nigeria’s...
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    Sports UEFA names Team of the Year 2017

    UEFA on Thursday announced its 2017 Team of the Year. A new voting record was set. A grand total of 8,779,639 million votes were cast by supporters around the world, an increase of over 1.6 million on the previous year’s tally of 7.15 million. Players from the Spanish league … via Daily Post...
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    Business Kenya Airways Starts Ticket Sales For Non-Stop Daily Flight To New York –

    Kenya Airways today marks a great milestone with the launch of a non-stop flight from Nairobi to New York. The national carrier starts selling today tickets for the inaugural flight which is scheduled for October 28th this year. Kenya Airways becomes the first airline to offer a non-stop flight...
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    Business Uber Eats set to launch in Kenya –

    Uber Eats is set to launch in Kenya and the firm is hiring a Marketplace Operations Manager to scale and develop its food delivery platform in the market. According to a job posting by Uber on Ringier’s BrighterMonday the firm is looking at someone strong enough to coordinate relations between...
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    Business Facebook’s Messenger Kids app arrives on Amazon Fire tablets

    Facebook launched a Messenger app just for kids this past December, but it was only available on iOS. Now the app is available on Amazon’s app store for Fire tablets as well. While it might not help counter the current worries over connected gadget addiction, the app has some built-in features …...
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    Business Porsche Design Huawei Mate 10 and Huawei Smartwatch hands-on.

    Huawei’s just announced intentions to bring the Mate 10 Pro to the U.S. Fast on its heels is the Mate 10 Porsche Design, set to be released in mid-February. The Porsche Design Huawei Mate 10 revs up specs a bit, while adding some class, and a whole lot of … via PhoneArena – News –...
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    Sports Arsenal news: Arsene Wenger drops HUGE Mesut Ozil transfer hint and confirms one exit –...

    The German is out of contract at the end of the season and can now sign a pre-agreement with a foreign club. However, Ozil is being linked with a team much closer to home in Manchester United. And his disappearance from the Arsenal squad through ‘injury’ has caused rumours that a … via...
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    Business Premium Pension names Umar new chief executive officer

    As part of its strategy to provide excellent services and reposition the Company to greater heights, Premium Pension Limited has appointed Umar Sanda Mairami as the new Managing Director and Chief Executive officer. He succeeds Wilson Ideva who formally retired from the Company after serving out...
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    Business Again, Ghana trade union wants Nigeria retailers, others kicked out.

    Worried by the continuous increasing influx of foreign retailers especially from Nigeria and China, Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) has again called on its government to formulate stringent policies that will help promote local retailers’ businesses. The locals led by the Association...
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    Business Naira depreciates to 360.73/$ in I&E –

    The naira Wednesday depreciated to N360.73 per dollar for the first time this week in the Investor and Exporter window, prompted by a 16 percent decrease in dollar supply. Data from the Financial Market Dealers Quote (FMDQ) showed that indicative exchange rate for the window, known as Nigerian...
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    Sports Joshua, Fury bout for summer of 2018, says Hearn.

    Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury have been talking over text message and Eddie Hearn is optimistic an all-British blockbuster between the two unbeaten heavyweights could take place later this year. Joshua is currently on the verge of a spring showdown with WBO champion Joseph Parker, with Hearn...
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    Sports Tevez plans to lead Argentina against Eagles in Russia.

    Shanghai Shenhua’s Carlos Tevez looking on during the 2017 Chinese Super League football match between Shanghai East Asia (SIPG) FC and Shanghai Shenhua in Shanghai.<br />/ AFP PHOTO / CHANDAN KHANNA / China OUT Former Manchester United star Carlos Tevez is hoping to … via The Guardian...
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    Sports Motherhood will help make me a better player – Serena –

    Look out, women’s tennis. Serena Williams isn’t quite back on tour, but she says she wants more Grand Slam titles and may be an even better player after becoming a mother. In an interview with Vogue magazine published Wednesday, Williams also recounts the harrowing medical ordeal she went...
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    Sports Russia 2018: Nigeria, England confirm June 2 Wembley friendly

    The Nigeria Football Federation and the England FA have confirmed that the Super Eagles will play the Three Lions in a friendly at the Wembley Stadium in London on June 2. The match will be only the third between both countries at senior level. It will serve … via Premium Times Nigeria –...
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