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Paris Masters: Djokovic Sees Off Murray, Retains Advantage in Year-End No.1 Quest

Novak Djokovic Defeated Andy Murray To Keep Hopes of Finishing the year as NO. 1 Alive. Image: Getty.

Novak Djokovic defeated eighth seed Andy Murray to maintain his push to end 2014 as No. 1 in the world on Friday. The top seed earned 58 per cent of points on his opponents’ serve and fired 12 winners to seal a 7-5 6-2 win over Murray in 1 hour ... Read More »

Monaco’s Echiejile Scores In Hapless Draw

Elderson Echiejile Celebrates His First League Goal With Bernado Silva. Image: AS Monaco Via Getty.

Monaco’s Elderson Echiejle grabbed his first goal of the season as Cameroon’s Benjamin’s Moukandjo came back with Reims to hunt his former club in a 1-1 draw at the Stade Louis II on Friday. Elderson Echiiejile gave Leandro Jardim’s men a deserved lead 20 minutes into the match, slamming in ... Read More »

Keshi Back on Super Eagles Job

Stephen Keshi Presser

The process for the return of Mr. Stephen Keshi as Head Coach of the Super Eagles appeared complete on Friday after the NFF Technical Committee accepted the plea for his reconsideration, made by Coach Shaibu Amodu on Monday. Amodu was announced to take over the senior squad in the early ... Read More »

No Ring? No Man? No Problem! 4 Ways Ladies Are Adjusting To Relationships Nowadays

The mark of a good relationship is one that can evolve and adapt through life’s challenges, so it comes as no surprise that women’s ideas on love and relationships are also ever-evolving. From wedding rings to online dating, females are adjusting their attitudes toward single life, dating and marriage. Here ... Read More »

10 “Crazy” Things All Women Do That Are Actually Totally Normal

es, you ARE normal. Listen, we all have our days when we’re not sure which way is up or down and we wind up asking the people we’re closet to if we’re acting “totally crazy.” (Spoiler alert: You’re probably not.) Here 10 “crazy” things all women do that are 100% ... Read More »

Ekiti Denies Plan To Retrench Workers


Ekiti State Government has dismissed rumours he was planning to sack civil servants in the state. Rumours have reportedly make rounds courtesy of the opposition, All Progressives Congress (APC) that the Ayodele Fayose-led government had plans to reduce the number of government parastaltals and will therefore cut jobs. Special Assistant to ... Read More »

Emir of Kano, Jonathan In Closed Door Meeting


President Goodluck Jonathan and Former Central Bank of Nigeria Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi may not be best of friends when the latter was in office, but indications have emerged that the duo were ready to settle their differences. Now the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, the former apex bank chief ... Read More »

INEC To Sanction Political Parties Who Fail To Comply To Election Timetable


The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will sanction political parties over non-compliance with its timetable for the 2015 general elections. INEC Chairman, Prof. Attahiru Jega made this known in an interview, where he advised politicians and  political parties to adhere strictly to the timetable. “The time table has long ... Read More »

Police Arrest 3 Suspects As 8 Die In Gombe Blast


Police have arrested three suspects in connection with an early morning explosion at the Gombe Motor Park which reportedly led to the death of eight people and left about 34 people injured. The spokesman for the National Emergency Management Agency, Manzo Ezekiel, told AFP his staff had confirmed five dead ... Read More »

Three Crazy Norwegians Visit 19 Countries in 24 Hours, Set New World Record

Last month, three friends from Norway set a new world record for visiting the most number of countries in a day. They made it to 19 different countries across Europe in only 24 hours, beating the 2012 world record of 17 countries. Throughout the journey, they had to follow only ... Read More »

Australian Cafe Charges Different Prices for Coffee Depending on How Nice You Ask for It

The Seven Mile Beach Kiosk Café in Gerroa, New South Wales, doesn’t just serve its customers good coffee, but also a lesson in politeness. In order to reinforce the importance of being nice, the café’s owners are actually charging people different rates for coffee, depending on how they ask for ... Read More »

Heartwarming Story of Man Who Still Eats Out with His Late Wife Melts Internet Hearts

This picture of an elderly man eating out with a photo of his late wife has melted the hearts of thousands after it went viral last week. It was tweeted by Madina Bashizadah, who clicked the picture while having lunch with a friend at In-N-Out Burger in Fremont, California. Since ... Read More »

El-Rufai Picks Up Governorship Nomination Form, Says He’s Not Desperate To Win


Former FCT Minister, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has declared his intention to offer credible leadership in Kaduna State if he wins the 2015 governorship election, saying however that he was not desperate to win. El-Rufai said this on Friday in Kaduna when he obtained the APC nomination forms in the state. ... Read More »

Professor Beheaded by Own Son In

The New York man who beheaded his mother before jumping in front of a train Tuesday night was off his medication and scheduled to see his psychiatrist, according to family. Rev. Robert Lubrano, brother of slain professor Patricia Ward, told the New York Daily News that his nephew, Derek Ward, ... Read More »

Oando To Build 400MW Power Plant In Nigeria


Oando Plc has disclosed plans to build a 400-megawatt power plant in Nigeria, after failing three times in bids to buy electricity utilities put up for sale in 2013. Chief Executive Officer of Oando Gas & Power Ltd. Bolaji Osunsanya in an October 29 interview with Bloomberg News said work ... Read More »

Man Bit Off Part Of Groundskeeper’s Ear

Police say a New York man bit off part of another man’s ear during an unprovoked attack. Police in the town of Evans, southwest of Buffalo, say they shocked John Pawlowski with a stun gun Tuesday when they found two men struggling on the front lawn of a home. The ... Read More »

Twins Have Different Hair Colors But Identical Surgical Modifications

Sara Koponen and Emma Koponen may be identical twins, but there are some differences. Sara is blonde while Emma has dyed black hair and a skull tattoo on her left leg. Nevertheless, the 25-year-old twins live together, wear the same clothes, have the same friends and work the same jobs ... Read More »

7 Warning Signs of Lung Cancer You Should Not Ignore

90% of lung cancer is related to a past or present habit of smoking or of being exposed to secondhand smoke. Other causes are air pollution and exposure to elements like asbestos. As with any cancer, early detection and treatment can greatly increase the chance of survival and as well ... Read More »

India Robbers Dig 125-ft Tunnel To Loot Bank

Police in northern India are searching for thieves who robbed a bank by digging a 125-foot (40-metre) tunnel straight into the vault late at night. They stole cash, jewellery and other valuables worth hundreds of thousands of dollars from a branch of the Punjab National Bank in Haryana. The tunnel ... Read More »

Man Faces Environmental Charges For Trying To Move River In Washington State

A Washington state man accused of using an excavator and a bulldozer to try to alter the Tahuya River was charged on Thursday with environmental violations, the state’s top attorney said. William Cayo Sr. was charged in Mason County District Court with violating water pollution and shoreline management laws as ... Read More »

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