Articles Posted in the " S’Africa " Category

  • World Cup qualifier: NFF rallies fans against S/Africa

    General Secretary of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi has called on football fans and enthusiasts within the Federal Capital Territory and environs to be at the National Stadium, Abuja on Saturday to cheer the U-20 Women National Team, Falconets, in their World Cup qualifier against South Africa. The Falconets take on South Africa’s […] Post from PM News

  • Croatia coach hails team after beating Nigeria

    Chief Coach of Croatia, Dario Basic is full of praises for his team after they shocked the defending champions Nigeria in the last group match of the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile in the early hours of Saturday. Croatia came from behind to defeat Group A winners Nigeria 2-1 and advance to the […] Post from PM News

  • Chinedu Obasi joins Sunderland

    Sunderland are giving a trial to former Schalke striker Chinedu Obasi who is a free agent. The 29-year-old is available on a free after his contract with the German club ran out in the summer. However, the Nigerian international had been sidelined with a bad injury and has only just returned to fitness. Sunderland is […] Post from PM News

  • Serial adultery lands Nigerian based in S/Africa in prison

    Cyriacus Izuekwe A Nigerian based in South Africa who brought back his family to Nigeria from South Africa has landed in prison custody at Kirikiri, Lagos State, western Nigeria, over alleged infidelity. This followed his arraignment before a Magistrates’ court in Ejigbo for allegedly defrauding his secret lover under false claims. The 44-year-old Raph Emmason, […] Post from PM News

  • I came to Lagos to steal- convicted SUV snatcher confesses

    Cyriacus Izuekwe A convicted car snatcher, Somadina Enyiobi has confessed that he left his village in Oraifite in Anambra State to Lagos with the mission to steal and become a successful rich man. He stated this at Isolo Magistrates’ court, Lagos State, western Nigeria, where he was convicted and sentenced to two years imprisonment without […] Post from PM News

  • Nigeria’s Forte Oil sells stake to Mercuria for $200m

    (Reuters) – Nigeria’s Forte Oil said on Wednesday it had sold a 17 percent stake to Mercuria Energy for $200 million to finance growth and working capital. Forte Oil, which has interests in fuel retailing, oil exploration and power generation, said the investment would give Mercuria, the world’s third largest independent energy trader, an inroad […] Post from PM News

  • Burkina Faso court charges general, ex-minister over coup

    (Reuters) – A court in Burkina Faso on Tuesday charged a general and a former foreign minister with crimes including threatening state security and murder in the wake of a short-lived coup last month, judicial sources said. General Gilbert Diendere led a putsch by elite presidential guard soldiers that saw them take the country’s president, […] Post from PM News

  • Burkina Faso, S/Africa are beatable, Glo charges U-23 Eagles, Falcons

    National U-23 team, Dream Team VI and the female national team, Super Falcons have been advised by telecommunications giant, Globacom, to work assiduously towards qualifying for the final of the tournament. While the U-23 Eagles who topped Group B ahead of Senegal will face Burkina Faso, the Super Falcons who surprisingly lost to Cote d’Ivoire […] Post from PM News

  • As Lagos Descends Into Crime

    Lagosians are worried that criminals are gradually creeping back into the mega city after they were sent packing by law enforcement agencies a couple of years ago. If the criminals are not robbing motorists in traffic jams, they are robbing banks or kidnapping people and demanding for ransom. It is difficult to fathom who could […] Post from PM News