Between Burna Boy and Reekado Banks

It all started when a fan asked Burna Boy if he could go on a hit battle with any fellow Nigerian artiste and Burna replied that he was willing to go toe to toe with any any worthy challenger and Reekado challenged him. See Reekado's Tweet and Burna's reply below:

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Congo’s 81-yr-old ex-president Yhombi-Opango dies of coronavirus

Jacques Joaquim Yhombi-Opango, former president of the Republic of the Congo, has died after contracting coronavirus, his family said.Yhombi-Opango died in a Paris hospital on Monday. He was 81. Yhombi-Opango was ill before he contracted the virus, his son told AFP news agency.He led Congo-Brazzaville from 1977 until he was toppled in 1979, being ousted[...]

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Emre Can handed two-match ban over Neymar clash

Borussia Dortmund midfielder, Emre Can, received a two-match ban from UEFA on Tuesday following his sending-off in the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie against Paris Saint-Germain.Can was shown a red card in the closing minutes of a 2-0 defeat at the Parc des Princes on March 11 after an altercation with Neymar[...]

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Coronavirus: 48 new cases reported in China

China reported 48 new cases of coronavirus and five more COVID-19 deaths on Tuesday, in the latest figures released by the National Health Commission.All of the new cases were so-called imported cases, detected in people, who had recently travelled outside of the country.For weeks now, new infections have been almost exclusively imported, leading official sources[...]

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No reported cases of Ebola in DRC in 5 weeks – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says there have been no reported cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for five weeks. The WHO Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville, said this on its official twitter account @WHOAFRO.“WHO is continuing surveillance activities to rapidly detect and respond to any potential case,[...]

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Fury hungry to repeat Wilder win in rematch

Tyson Fury says he will never tire of beating Deontay Wilder in anticipation of his third fight against the American heavyweight, even though his potential all-British showdown with Anthony Joshua is on hold for now. Following a controversial draw in December 2018, Fury overpowered Wilder in Las Vegas in February, beating him in seven rounds.Wilder[...]

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Four new confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria

The NCDC released a statement through their Twitter account and it's reads thus: "Four new cases of COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 3 in Osun and 1 in OgunAs at 11:15 am 31st March there are 135 confirmed cases of COVID19 reported in Nigeria with 2 deaths"

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Makinde contracted Coronavirus from known people in Abuja — CPS

THE Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, Mr Taiwo Adisa, has explained that his principal contracted Coronavirus from known people in Abuja.While speaking on Silverbird Television (STV) on Tuesday morning, Adisa said there was no need to politicise the issue of COVID-19 pandemic in the state.He explained that the issue of Peoples Democratic Party[...]

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Russia coronavirus cases jump to 2,337 in record daily rise

The number of coronavirus cases in Russia jumped to 2,337 on Tuesday, an increase of 500, as the country recorded its biggest daily rise for the seventh day in a row. In Russia, 18 people who contracted the coronavirus have now died, while 121 people have recovered. VANGUARD

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Naira plunges further, dollar sells for N412

The dollar exchanged for N412 on Monday at the Bureau De Change segment of the market.This followed a temporary suspension of sale of forex to the Bureau De Change operators in the industry by the Central Bank of Nigeria.The Association of Bureaux De Change Operators of Nigeria had made a request to the CBN to[...]

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CBN suspends cheque clearing indefinitely

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed that cheque clearing should be suspended. According to a notice signed by Sam Okoreje, director of CBN banking services department, the suspension is effective from March 31 The notice said the suspension is related to the lockdown in Lagos, Ogun and Abuja announced by the president on[...]

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Ooni of Ife finds cure to corona virus

The Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, made the announcement on his verified Instagram handle on Monday The monarch said that the herbal product he is recommending has been tested and used to cure chronic coronavirus infection According to the Ooni "To solve this ailment is through natural elements put together above all from nature. It has been tested!!![...]

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Wuhan- China’s virus hot spot reopens I the midst of global turmoil

 The city at the center of China's virus outbreak was reopening for business Monday after authorities lifted more of the controls that locked downs tens of millions of people for two months. While governments worldwide were tightening travel and other controls, the ruling Communist Party has rolled back curbs on Wuhan and other areas as[...]

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Premier League is planning to resume season behind closed doors at the start of May in order to finish by July 12 to avoid TV contract rebates of up to £762m

The Premier League are working on an ambitious plan to restart the season behind closed doors on the first weekend of May with a scheduled finish date of Sunday July 12. The proposals, which will be discussed in detail on a conference call of the 20 clubs on Friday, would need to be endorsed by the Government,[...]

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