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Champions League: Robin van Persie fires Manchester United into quarter-finals

4 years ago /
Sports  

Robin van Persie netted a hat-trick as Manchester United overturned a two-goal first-leg deficit to reach the Champions League quarter-finals with a 3-0 win over Olympiakos.

Objects spotted in Indian Ocean may be debris from Malaysia airlines flight 370

4 years ago /
International News 

Two objects spotted in the southern Indian Ocean may be debris from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Australian authorities said Thursday.

Pistorius trial update

4 years ago /
Sports  

A key police ballistics expert is giving evidence at the murder trial of South African Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius in Pretoria.

Flamingoes seeking their quarter final ticket against Columbia

4 years ago /
Sports  

After their brilliant performance against China people’s republic, Nigeria’s flamingoes will be seeking their quarter final ticket against Colombia early Thursday morning in the FIFA under-17 women’s world cup in Costa Rica.

Chealsea through to quarter-final

4 years ago /
Sports  

A magnificent display by Chelsea and a decisive victory by Real Madrid earned the two clubs their quarterfinal tickets in the 2014 UEFA champions league on Tuesday.

Italian Navy rescues over 2000 African migrants

4 years ago /
International News 

Italian naval and coastguard vessels rescued more than 2,000 migrants travelling in boats from North Africa over the past 48 hours, underlining the scale of illegal migration into southern Europe.

LMC denies ban on matches

4 years ago /
Sports  

The League Management Company, LMC has denied any claim that a federal high court in Jos, has stopped matches of the Glo premier league 2013/2014 season.

Dili on Flamingoes

4 years ago /
Sports  

The chairman of Nigeria women’s football league Dillichukwu Onyedinma has charged the flamingoes to secure the groups qualification ticket by beating Colombia on Wednesday at the current 2014 FIFA u-17 women’s world cup in Costa Rica.

Taiwan students occupy legislature over trade deal with China

4 years ago /
International News 

Hundreds of students and activists opposed to a trade deal with china have occupied Taiwan's parliament and defied police efforts to evict them.

Nigeria Economic Summit: More investment to be made in education sector

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

The 20th annual Nigeria economic summit opened Tuesday in Abuja with education taking the centre stage.

Missing Malaysian airplane update

4 years ago /
International News 

China has deployed ships to search new areas for the missing Malaysia airlines plane, as Thailand said its radars may have tracked the flight shortly after it lost contact.

West sees unity in Iran despite crisis in Ukraine

4 years ago /
International News 

World powers and Iran began the second day of talks in Vienna on Tehran's contested nuclear programme on Wednesday, with western and Iranian diplomats saying the Ukraine crisis has not complicated their efforts so far.

President Jonathan cancels Nigeria Immigration Service examination

4 years ago /
Nation 

President Goodluck Jonathan has ordered the cancellation of last Saturday’s ill-fated Nigeria Immigration Service recruitment exercise.

National Conference suit adjourned

4 years ago /
Nation 

The federal high court in Abuja has commenced hearing in the suit instituted by a lawyer, Tunji Abayomi challenging the constitutionality of the on-going national conference.

Putin signs treaty making Russia part of Crimea

4 years ago /
International News 

Defying Ukrainian protests and western sanctions, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a treaty in Moscow on Tuesday making Crimea part of Russia again, but said he did not plan to seize any other region of Ukraine

Information: Experts say proper management is key to sustainable growth

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

Proper information management has been identified as key to sustainable democracy, national and economic development in the twenty first century.

FCT: Kuje rain disaster

4 years ago /
Nation 

The people of Rubochi community in Kuje area council of the federal capital territory, Abuja, are still counting their losses after heavy rains destroyed their property worth millions of naira.

Colleges of Education: Students protest prolonged strike

4 years ago /
Education  Nation 

Students of Nigerian Colleges of Education on Tuesday staged a protest at the Federal Secretariat in the Central Business District of Abuja to draw attention to the on-going strike by their lecturers.

AIT viewers to get quality programmes and news presentation

4 years ago /
Entertainment 

DAAR communications is currently holding a two-day conference aimed at improving the professional skills of presenters of the TV network at the Abuja corporate headquarters of the media conglomerate.

Football: Jack Warner’s corruption name reoccurs

4 years ago /
Sports  

Qatari’s world cup organising committee has denied claims in the media that its bid to host the 2022 FIFA world cup flawed by corruption.