Economy Politics

2019: Obaseki pledges sustained investment in infrastructure, education, others

…to retain positive growth trajectory …salutes Edo people for unflinching support Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has promised to sustain investment in critical sectors of the state; education, infrastructure, security and job creation initiatives to retain his administration’s positive growth trajectory. Obaseki, who made the pledge in his New Year Message which was broadcast […]


Buhari to challengers: 2019 polls not do-or-die affair

Leaders are reflecting on Nigeria’s situation in the past 12 months and the country’s future. President Muhammadu Buhari led the way last night, stressing that next year’s elections are not a do-or-die affair. House of Representatives Speaker Yakubu Dogara, All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) President […]

International Sports

Mayweather Knocks Japan’s Nasukawa Out In Two Minutes

US boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr (C) knocks down Kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa of Japan (L) during their exhibition match at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama. Handout / 2015 RIZIN FF / AFP   Floyd “Money” Mayweather beat Japanese kickboxing phenomenon Tenshin Nasukawa by a technical knockout Monday after just two minutes of a New Year’s Eve […]