Woods shines the brightest at Augusta Masters Day 2

Tiger Woods shook off a short weather delay and a close encounter with a security guard, pulled off a miracle recovery shot and sank some monster putts to put himself one shot off the lead midway through the Masters. Friday’s second round featured all the drama long associated with golf’s undisputed superstar — whose four-under […]

Jumia listed on New York stock exchange, 1st African start-up

Jumia Technologies, a pan-African technology company, has listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), becoming the first-ever technology company from Africa to list on the world’s largest stock exchange. The largest e-commerce operator in Africa started its first day of trading with an opening price of $14.50 but the stock traded at the close […]

Stallion boosts rice production

Stallion group has inaugurated its multi-billion naira rice mill in Kano, a move to give a boost to production in Nigeria. They will source local rice from 40,000 farmers and employ 1,000 workers. Cost of rice will come down when all our local rice mills go into full production, the international company assured Nigerians. ᴏᴍᴀsᴏʀᴏ […]

Infographics: Egypt, Zimbabwe open AFCON 2019 on June 21

Egypt, the tournament hosts and Zimbabwe in Group A will play the first match of the 2019 Total African Cup of Nations on 21 June in Cairo. The match will kick off at 22.00 Egyptian time. A day after, it will be action time in Group B, when Nigeria’s Super Eagles take on Burundi and […]

Nigeria reacts to Saudi’s execution of woman

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has refuted report that it ignored the call to intervene in Saudi Arabia’s execution of Mrs Kudirat Afolabi, a Nigerian woman caught for drug trafficking. The Spokesperson of the ministry, Sarah Sanda, said in Abuja that the report was a complete falsehood. “The attention of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs […]

JAMB Blocked Females Wearing Hijabs From Exam Centres – MURIC

The daughter of a former ace broadcaster, Sulaiman Aledeh, was among several hijab-wearing female students who were denied entry at a JAMB examination center in Lagos yesterday. This was revealed in a tweet sent by the ex-broadcaster at exactly 8 am on Thursday, 11th April, 2019 on his twitter handle @aledeh, ‘My daughter is writing […]