Tuesday, January 19

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NFF Rubbishes CNN Report on Its Inability to Sponsor Super Eagles’ Trip to Zambia
Sport

NFF Rubbishes CNN Report on Its Inability to Sponsor Super Eagles’ Trip to Zambia

The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF), on Wednesday night, dismissed reports by CNNthat it was unable to foot the bills of the national football team, Super Eagles, for their World Cup qualifier against the Chipolopolo of Zambia. The Super Eagles will play the Zambian national team on October 9 in Ndola, Zambia, as they push to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. CNN had cited Nigerian newspaper, The Guardian as its source which in turn quoted an unnamed NFF official as saying that the football federation was cash-strapped. The unnamed Glass House official was quoted to have said: “We need about N85 million to take care of the match against Zambia on October 9, but as we speak, we don’t have any kobo in our purse. We have appealed to Globacom to come to our aid by footing th...
Winner of The Voice Nigeria Gets Car & All-Expense Paid Trip to Abu Dhabi
Entertainment

Winner of The Voice Nigeria Gets Car & All-Expense Paid Trip to Abu Dhabi

Beautiful Arese Emokpae, winner of the first edition of The Voice Nigeria, has been presented with an SUV valued at seven million naira by Africa Magic, keeping with the promise. The presentation followed a press conference at the Wheatbaker Hotel in Ikoyi, Lagos, with Airtel, Coca Cola and associate sponsors. Arese also received her four day, all-expense paid ticket to Abu Dhabi courtesy Etihad Airways.