THEY were touted as the best team of the tournament. Even by FIFA rankings, they sit atop all African nations despite being 22nd in the world. And still, they parade a galaxy of renowned footballers, including the current African Footballer of the Year, Yaya Toure.
Hello. Welcome to a pulsating and exciting 2013. We have some tasty ties for the last 16 of the champions league with the finals at Wembley stadium in England. Our focus is on the transfer market and the impact these players will have at their respective clubs in the English Premier League.
The mishaps involving some state governors in 2012 have raised issues about how best to handle medical issues involving top elected and appointed officials in the country. While some of the cases are handled with utmost transparency, others are shrouded in such secrecy that further heightens uncertainty in affected states.
There are 16 teams contesting to be crowned African champions. CAF has changed the calendar to align with international football dates. There would no longer be a clash with the world cup as the African nations cup will be held in odd years. Several notable absentees include Egypt, Cameroun and Senegal whose tie against Ivory coast was abandoned after crowd trouble with Ivory coast leading 2-0 and 6-2 on aggregate. Here is a breakdown of the teams and predictions.
It’s made Afrobeats a global sensation and Nollywood the second largest film business in the world. Now the vitality and verve of Nigerian popular culture is set to burst onto the English cultural scene.
One day in August a friend tweeted, ‘D’Banj is playing on EastEnders,’ and I had to stand still for a moment to process the news. An African song on a British soap about the East End but with no African characters? What the Dickens?!
As part of a planned African tour, international tennis champions, newly crowned US Open champion Serena Williams and sister, Venus Serena, are scheduled to visit Lagos on October 30. While in Lagos, tennis stars will inspire, motivate and mentor young Nigerians through a tennis clinic and an exhibition match which will also be their first in Africa.
NEL AWARDS 2012 @ NH HARRINGTON HOTEL, KENSINGTON, LONDON – 22ND SEPTEMBER 2012
Esosa Aihie, Nigeria Magazine
The 2nd Nigerian Entertainment & Lifestyle Awards (NEL Awards) took place on 22 September 2012 at the prestigious NH Harrington Hotel in London. It recognised the achievements of Nigerian Entertainers and Lifestyle professionals. Founders of the NEL Awards are Sam Onigbanjo and Seye Aina.
The first feature length movie to be created by members of Jesus House church in Brent Cross, London will be screened on Saturday, September 15th.
The 90 min film ‘Halima’, produced by Moving Images ministry is about friendship, fraud, faith, retribution and redemption, and will be premiered at the main auditorium of The Jesus House centre with an opportunity to ask the movie team questions about the movie itself and future features.
Hello all! This is an exciting field of 32 teams who have all been successful in their domestic campaigns. There are a lot of familiar faces and a couple of surprise contenders. Here is a breakdown of the teams and predictions.
People who depend on others to make changes on their behalf or to set goals that they are reluctant to agree to can be seen as the type of person who prefers to be carried by others and are afraid to take responsibility for their own actions. Preferring to have others make decisions for you and being reluctant to set your own goals and taking action to implement them do not reflect the qualities of people who feel empowered.
'SHATTERED HEARTS' one of the most anticipated Nollywood Movies of 2012. The Lovers of the Nollywood Movies will get a chance to witness another Fantastic Movie On Friday 7th September 2012 at the Odeon IMAX Cinema, Bugsby Way Greenwich London SE10 0QJ
Welcome to an interesting English premier League season promised to be filled with more twists and turns than a formulae one race track! Most teams have made useful acquisitions and the focus is going to be on the teams that are going to finish in the top part of the league table.