Monday, April 22, 2019

News Updates

Latest and Trending News Update Ranging from Politics, Business, Education, Sports, Health & Lots more Across The Globe | WIZIMATIC.COM

West Ham sack Slaven Bilic

1 year ago
West Ham sacked manager Slaven Bilic on Monday after a poor run of results that have left the club in the Premier League relegation...

Fani Kayode: Tinubu Would Wish He Was Never Born Once Buhari Finishes With Him

1 year ago
People’s Democratic Party chieftain, Fani Kayode has faulted Tinubu’s political relationship which Buhari as he predicts doom. Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has reacted...

Patience Jonathan’s $15.5m: Court Decides Firms’ Fate Nov 22

1 year ago
The Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed November 22 to take a decision on the guilty plea of four firms which were allegedly...

‘Germany invests 50m Euros in Nigeria’s vocational trainings’

1 year ago
In its determination to reduce unemployment in Nigeria and grow the private sector, the German government has spent 50 million euros in the last...

Anthony Joshua vows to ‘persevere through negativity’

1 year ago
Few boxers challenge for a world title within their first 20 professional fights. Even fewer emulate Anthony Joshua and unify a division after only...

Sigma Pensions assures retirees of good returns, as assets hit N6tr

1 year ago
Sigma Pensions Limited has assured retirees of good returns for their savings as the company put its assets under management to over N6 trillion. The...

FCMB subsidiaries clinch awards

1 year ago
Two subsidiaries of FCMB Group Plc- First City Monument Bank (FCMB) and First City Asset Management Limited (FCAM), have emerged as the, Most Improved...

Team Nigeria departs for Kasparov Chess Foundation championship this morning

1 year ago
The Nigeria Chess Federation has finished putting modalities in place to sponsor four Chess players, Dieyi Roland, Ogunwobi Tolulope, Akinseye Abiola and Salawu  Mutiu to...

Ambode’s destiny of distinctions and LASU

1 year ago
While the recently suspended national strike of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, raged, the Lagos State University, LASU, earned an extra-ordinary visibility....

BREAKING NEWS!! Cristiano Ronaldo Wins FIFA Player Of The Year Award 2017

1 year ago
Cristiano Ronaldo was named the world’s best player at the 2017 Best Fifa Football Awards at the London Palladium. Real Madrid and Portugal forward Ronaldo,...

BREAKING!! Arsenal Striker Olivier Giroud Wins FIFA Puskas Award 2017 For Goal Of The...

1 year ago
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has won FIFA’s Puskas Award for his stunning scorpion-kick goal against Crystal Palace in January. Giroud beat Deyna Castellanos of the...

Football fans go ballistic on Twitter after Everton sack manager, Ronald Koeman

1 year ago
Everton football club of England yesterday afternoon announced that they have sacked Dutch manager, Ronald Koeman, after Arsenal scored 5 goals against the club...

Surprise as Unilorin worst graduands bags Oxford University Scholarship

1 year ago
The University of Ilorin Convocation Auditorium turned rowdy on Saturday as the Registrar of the Institution Mr Emmanuel Obafemi announced that two (male and...

World cup funds??? – Why has no NFF President ever won a second term?

2 years ago
Kayode Thomas is a very well known Nigerian journalist, irrepressible, courageous and hard working. Through the years I have followed his career from a...

International Schools Chess League begins as NCF prepares for Nigeria Open

2 years ago
The 12th International Schools Chess League organised by the Nigeria Chess Federation commenced at the weekend at Queen’s College, Lagos with over 20 schools in...

Fresh beginning for Iheanacho as Leicester City sack Shakespeare

2 years ago
Super Eagles’ striker, Kelechi Iheanacho may have to double his work rate if he desired a continued stay in Leicester City’s first team. Yesterday, the...

Buhari presents 2018-2020 expenditure framework to Reps

2 years ago
• Seeks quick reform of budgeting process for transparency • President leaves for D-8 summit in Istanbul, to visit Ankara President Muhammadu Buhari has submitted the...

Five Myths About Open Relationships

2 years ago
In an open relationship, the partners want to be together but they agree to have a relationship that is not exclusive. In this relationship, one...

Zidane wary of ‘complete’ Kane

2 years ago
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane highlighted the threat posed by Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane as the English side travel to the European champions on...

Nigeria, Ghana sign MoU to wage war against sea pirates

2 years ago
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has signed a four-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA) to stop pirates...

I Have No Plan To Contest 2019 Election – Osinbajo

2 years ago
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday said he had no plan to contest the 2019 presidential election. According to Reuters, Osinbajo said this when he was...

[Photos]: 15 Kebbi worshipers drown in River Niger

2 years ago
Fifteen people have been confirmed dead in a boat mishap that occurred in the River Niger at Yauri area of Kebbi State. The Area Manger,...

Tax collectors allegedly kill hairdresser in Ondo

2 years ago
A 38-year-old woman and hairdresser, Mrs. Toyin Ijiyemi, has been reported killed by tax officials from Akure South Local Government Area of Ondo State...

Monkeypox spreads in Lagos, six other states, cases rise to 31

2 years ago
• Bayelsa, Rivers, C’River, A’Ibom, Ogun, Ekiti also hit • NCDC activates emergency operation centres The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) yesterday announced that fresh...

Aso Rock clinic must account for funds, says Aisha Buhari

2 years ago
• Laments lack of syringe, poor services • Perm secretary explains challenges Aisha Buhari, the wife of the president yesterday came hard on the management of...

Germany worries Trump will quit Iran nuclear deal

2 years ago
German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said Sunday that he feared US President Donald Trump would quit the Iran nuclear deal next week. Trump is a...

Ghana appeals to FIFA for Uganda rematch

2 years ago
The Black Stars — third in Group E going into the match in Kampala — needed a win to keep their hopes alive of...
WIZIMATIC.COM LOGO

Coleman: World Cup place would cap golden era for Wales

2 years ago
Chris Coleman has urged his Wales stars to cap their golden era by qualifying for the World Cup. Coleman’s side would seal automatic qualification for...

Kazuo Ishiguro Wins 2017 Nobel Literature Prize

2 years ago
62-year old English Author Kazuo Ishiguro has been awarded the Nobel Literature prize for 2017. The Nobel comes with a prize of about $1.1...

FIFA fines Nigeria $30,800, NFF appeals

2 years ago
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) yesterday expressed surprise at the $30,800 fine slammed on the country by world football ruling body, FIFA for alleged...

Buhari appoints Ahmad new CBN deputy governor

2 years ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded the name of Mrs. Aisha Ahmad to the Senate for confirmation as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of...

PDP federal lawmakers defect to APC

2 years ago
There was a heated debate on the floor of the House of Representatives on Thursday as two lawmakers from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP)...

Ivanka Trump and Trump Jr. came close to being charged for a felony fraud...

2 years ago
In 2012, Donald Trump’s two eldest children, Ivanka Trump and Donald Trump, Jr. were at the risk of being indicted for using inflated figures to...

Host communities threaten to disrupt Eagles, Zambia match

2 years ago
Chipolopolo our most dangerous opponent, says Rohr Barely two days to the much-awaited match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and Chipolopolo of Zambia, youths...

Spain rejects mediation as Catalans plan to declare independence

2 years ago
Spain’s government has defiantly rejected calls for mediation over Catalonia’s push for independence as the two factions headed towards another showdown. The European Union has...

Emmanuel redeems $50,000 pledge to Super Eagles, says NFF

2 years ago
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Emmanuel Udom, has redeemed his pledge of 10,000 dollars per goal for the matches against Cameroon to the Super Eagles. The...

Eiye cult members kill their leader in Lagos state and here’s the reason why

2 years ago
A manhunt has begun for the cutists suspected of killing their leader in the Bariga area of Lagos state. The slain leader, popularly known as Major,...

Ambode approves the reconstruction of Onikan Stadium

2 years ago
Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has approved the rehabilitation and upgrade of the 5,000 capacity Onikan Stadium, near Tafawa Balewa Square Lagos Island, in order to...

‘I’ve not dropped my ambition to be a president but If Buhari decides to...

2 years ago
Before becoming the governor of Imo State in 2011, Rochas Okorocha had his eyes on the presidency but he tried three times and didn't get it. In...

NASU, NAAT and SSANU suspend strike

2 years ago
The Non-teaching staff of Nigerian Universities have suspended their two-week old strike over non implementation of agreement by the Federal Government. It will be recalled...

World’s richest woman Liliane Bettencourt dies aged 94

2 years ago
L’Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, the world’s richest woman whose old age was clouded by dementia, has died at the age of 94, her family...

Champions League power rankings: See Who takes top spot after the opening round of...

2 years ago
The Champions League roared back into action this week with the start of the group stage. The opening round of matches saw 54 goals scored,...

Wizimatic Question Of The Day

2 years ago
Wizimites get in here and answer this question by dropping your answer in the comments box. Qestion: What is the only member of the deer...

Chelsea equal their Champions League best as they put six past Qarabag

2 years ago
Davide Zappacosta scored a spectacular goal and Michy Batshuayi netted twice as Chelsea equalled their biggest Champions League win with a thrashing of competition...

EFCC discovers more assets of former first lady, Patience Jonathan, in Abuja

2 years ago
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC have reportedly discovered two more assets in Abuja belonging to former first lady, Patience Jonathan,...

Police arrest suspected killer of Imo priest in Lagos

2 years ago
• Lagos CP to establish intelligence units at police stations The Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad (FSARS) of Lagos State Police Command, Ikeja, yesterday arrested a...

UNILAG postpones post-UTME screening

2 years ago
The University of Lagos (UNILAG) says it has postponed indefinitely its Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (Post-UTME) earlier scheduled for Sept. 18 to Sept. 22. The...

Many feared killed as soldiers lay siege to Nnamdi Kanu’s home

2 years ago
• Eyewitness alleges 15 died • Trucks burnt in IPOB, army clash • Ikpeazu declares curfew in Aba • Troops attack NUJ office, journalists • Ohanaeze asks FG...

Fulfill Your Promise To Nigerians – Atiku Tells Buhari

2 years ago
Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has urged the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress administration to fulfil its promise to Nigerians to make them feel...

CULT WAR: 3 Killed, House Burnt As Cult Groups Clash In Osogbo (Photos)

2 years ago
Osogbo, Osun State capital, is famously referred to as “Peaceful City”. People from far and wide regularly flock to the city, especially during weekends...