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BREAKING: Saraki Addresses World Press Conference

Senate President Bukola Saraki (file)   President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has addressed a World Press Conference at the National Assembly in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. Senator Saraki addressing the conference on Wednesday, one day after officials

LIVE: France Battle Croatia For World Cup Glory

France’s defender Lucas Hernandez (R) vies for the ball with Croatia’s forward Ante Rebic during their Russia 2018 World Cup final football match between France and Croatia at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on July 15, 2018. Jewel SAMAD /

In World Cup final, you don’t give that penalty, says Croatia coach Zlatko Dalić

Croatia coach, Zlatko Dalić, has condemned the penalty that gave France the second goal in the just-concluded World Cup Final in Russia. France beat Croatia 4-2 in the decisive encounter. While Dalić agrees that he had to congratulate France for

BREAKING: France Beat Croatia To Win Second World Cup After 20 Years

France’s players celebrate after midfielder Paul Pogba scored the 3-1 goal during the Russia 2018 World Cup final football match between France and Croatia at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on July 15, 2018. Odd ANDERSEN / AFP   France

France and Croatia name unchanged teams for World Cup final

  France and Croatia go into Sunday’s World Cup final in Moscow with the same starting line-ups as in their semi-final wins over Belgium and England respectively. Kylian Mbappe and Antoine Griezmann support Olivier Giroud in attack in France’s 4-2-3-1

Fraudsters Scam Nigerians With Russia World Cup Passes

  Fraudsters have tricked scores of Nigerians by selling them football World Cup fan passes to travel to Russia, leaving many stranded and penniless, victims and anti-trafficking campaigners say. Some Nigerians told AFP they used the official Fan IDs to

Gallant Super Eagles Out Of World Cup, Argentina Progress

Argentina’s forward Lionel Messi (C) and Nigeria’s midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo vie for the ball.Photo: GABRIEL BOUYS / AFP Nigeria are out of the World Cup after failing to overcome Argentina in their Group D clash at the St Petersburg Stadium.

LIVE UPDATES: Nigeria 0-1 Argentina (2nd H) – Super Eagles Fight For World Cup Progress

Argentina’s forward Lionel Messi (C) dribbles past Nigeria’s defender Leon Balogun (L) and Nigeria’s midfielder Onyinye Ndidi (R) during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Nigeria and Argentina at the Saint Petersburg Stadium in Saint Petersburg

IPI World Congress: Experts Discuss Challenges, Milestones In Journalism

Chairman Channels Media Group, Mr John Momoh, Country Director, Google Nigeria, Juliet Ehimaun, others at the IPI conference on Friday   Editors, media executives and leading journalists on Friday, gathered for the 2018 edition of the International Press Institute (IPI)

Speech By John Momoh At The 2018 IPI World Congress

File photo: Chairman, Channels Media Group, Mr John Momoh (OON)   A speech titled ‘Africa Is Looking To The Future. So Is Its Journalism’, presented by the Chairman, Channels Media Group, Mr John Momoh (OON), at the 2018 International Press

World Cup: Ahmed Musa Stars As Nigeria Claim First Victory

Iceland got a lifeline in the 82nd minute with a VAR-awarded penalty but dead-ball specialist Gylfi Sigurdsson blazed over the bar. With Croatia heading the group on six points Nigeria knew a second defeat would mean elimination and Iceland started

World Cup Live: Nigeria 1-0 Iceland – Super Eagles Chase First Victory

Nigeria’s forward Ahmed Musa (L) vies with Iceland’s midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Nigeria and Iceland at the Volgograd Arena in Volgograd on June 22, 2018. NICOLAS ASFOURI / AFP  

LIVE: Buhari, Top Govt Officials Attend IPI World Congress In Abuja

  The 2018 World Congress of the International Press Institute (IPI), which has the theme ‘Why Good Journalism Matter’ commenced today in Abuja, the Nigerian capital. This year, the IPI World Congress aims to affirm the indispensable role of quality

World Cup: Gernot Rohr Explains Why Nigeria Lost To Croatia

Nigeria’s coach Gernot Rohr gestures as he speaks during a press conference at the Yessentuki Arena, in Yessentuki, in southern Russia, on June 13, 2018.PHOTO: PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP   Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr admitted that his young team had