Category: For the record

When Nigeria had leaders

It was in the year 1963 and Nigeria’s first and only Prime Minister, Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa took his annual leave & Was off to his village to spend it....

U17 final; Samba Boys may have to watch it

Historical final The Selecao or Samba Boys of Brazil may have all attached stars to their caps like Nigeria having won the title thrice in 1997, 1999 and 2003; twice...

India celebrates 130 years birthday of first PM

India on Thursday celebrated the 130th birthday of its first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru. Born on Nov. 14, 1889, Nehru remained as Indian prime minister for nearly...

Brazil, France battle of titans

…Final before final May I shock you to inform you that Brazil did not qualify to play in the 18th edition of the world U17 male championship; they are playing...

Indian goals record may not fall after all

  The expected over run of the highest goals scored in a single tournament achieved in India in 2017 may not fall at the 18th edition in Brazil after all. A total...

U17 male football championship latest

  A total of 48 matches have been played at the world U17 football championship in Brazil. How many goals were scored? How many fans came to watch? Four teams are...

Names of VP, Osinbajo’s aides sacked by Buhari

The names of the 35 aides of Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, that were recently sacked by President Muhammadu Buhari, has been released. They are: Jibola Ajayi- SA, Legal...

100-yr-old Justice Oluwa breaks silence on Ejigbadero’s case, 43 years after

  THE judge who handled the celebrated Ejigbadero case in the 1970s has finally broken his silence on the case. Justice Isiaka Ishola Oluwa who clocked 100 years...

Atiku vs Buhari: Supreme Court in show of shame -Frank

    Political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has reacted to the Supreme...

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Asiodu: We lost Lagos Metroline to our stupidity as nation

PHILIP ASIODU: We Lost Lagos Metroline To Our Stupidity As A Nation That was a terrible thing. It shows the irresponsibility and lack of memory of some of those who had...