Month: August 2012

JAPAN 2012: GERMANY AND USA ADVANCE TO SEMI FINAL

© Getty Images THE DAY REPLAYED – The last two quarter-finals of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Japan 2012 could hardly have turned out more differently. Germany kicked off the day’s proceedings by surging into a 2-0 lead after just seven minutes of their tie with Norway, Lena Lotzen and Melanie Leupolz scoring the […]Read More

2012/13 UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE GROUP STAGE DRAW – REAL MADRID

2012/13 UEFA Champions League group stage Group AFC Porto (POR)FC Dynamo Kyiv (UKR)Paris Saint-Germain FC (FRA)GNK Dinamo Zagreb (CRO) Group BArsenal FC (ENG)FC Schalke 04 (GER)Olympiacos FC (GRE)Montpellier Hérault (FRA) Group CAC Milan (ITA)FC Zenit St Petersburg (RUS)RSC Anderlecht (BEL)Málaga CF (ESP) Group DReal Madrid CF (ESP)Manchester City FC (ENG)AFC Ajax (NED)Borussia Dortmund (GER) Group […]Read More

FIFA U-20 WOMEN WORLD CUP: NIGERIA AND HOST JAPAN THROUGH

FIFA.com -Nigeria and hosts Japan are through to the last four of the FIFA U-20 Women’s WorldCup 2012 after two tense and exciting quarter-finals. The first match of the day at the National Stadium in Tokyo bristled with incident. After a raft of shots against the woodwork, the Nigerianswere particularly guilty of negligencein front of […]Read More

JAPAN 2012: NIGERIA'S FALCONETS BEAT MEXICO TO QUALIFY FOR SEMI

Tokyo – (FIFA.COM) Nigeria have won their way into a second successive FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup semi-final with a hard-fought 1-0 extra-time victory over a resilient Mexico in Tokyo.Nigeria, beaten finalists in Germany two years ago, were dominant throughout the first hour, but were unable to make the breakthrough until Desire Oparanozie’s decisive goal […]Read More

WHY POWER MINISTER BARTH NNAJI RESIGNED

Although the former Minister is yet to make any comment on his resignation, there are reports linking Prof Nnaji to two of the companies that were initially cleared to participate in the forthcoming bidding process for some of the nation’s power generation and distribution companies on September 25.The National Council on Privatization (NCP) has since […]Read More

SEMEN MAKES WOMEN HAPPIER AND HEALTHIER – UNIVERSITY OF NEW

Semen is ‘good for women’s health and helps fight depression’ This is according to a study which studied the effects of semen’s ‘mood-altering chemicals’. The State University of New York study – which scientists carried out via survey rather than through practical experiment – compared the sex lives of 293 females to their mental health. […]Read More

MTN RECHARGE AND WIN AN AEROPLANE PROMO: MADNESS THAT MUST

I was appalled to watch the latest MTN latest promo on TV that promises a grand prize of an aeroplane. When i heard it on radio, i thought my ears could have been affected by the rains that have been hitting on them for the past days.The promo which will be the highest of it’s […]Read More

PRESIDENT JONATHAN IS NOT A DRUNK OR GLUTTON, LOVES COMPANY

Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan on Media, Dr. Reuben Abati, has debunked insinuations that Jonathan is a drunk and a glutton. In an opinion article in The Guardian on Sunday, Abati said the piece was to “correct” some of the myths about […]Read More