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I'm a proactive and smart problem solver. An accountant by profession, social media savvy and passionate about business development. Find me at the corner where technology meets social impact | Akintunde Oyedokun is a Staff Reporter at TopNaija.ng

Martial Rescues Three Points For United

Manchester United closed to within nine points of leaders Manchester City, for a few hours at least, thanks to Anthony Martial’s well-taken goal at...

Iwobi Scores As Arsenal Put Four Goals Past Palace

Nigeria’s international, Alex Iwobi was on target on Saturday as Arsenal demolished Crystal Palace 4-1 to end poor premier league runs. Nacho Monreal opened the...

Factional PDP Guber Candidate, Rep Member, Others Defect To APC In...

A former factional governorship candidate of the People’s Domocratic Party (PDP), Matthew Iduoriyekemwen, and a federal lawmaker of the party, Johnson Agbonayinma, Friday defected...

Zidane Fuels Neymar To Real Speculation

Under pressure Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on Saturday described Neymar, a rumoured transfer target for the European champions, as a "great player who...

Griezmann ‘To Join Barca After World Cup’

Barcelona and Antoine Griezmann have reached an agreement for the France striker to switch from Atletico Madrid to the Catalan giants at the end...

Hazard Nets Double As Chelsea Win

A sublime performance from Eden Hazard solved Chelsea's recent scoring problems in their first victory this year conjuring two goals in a 4-0 win...

FRSC Prosecutes 116, Convicts 92 Offenders In Bayelsa

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) said it prosecuted no fewer than 116 traffic offenders for 311 offences in Bayelsa in 2017. The State Corps...

Transfer News: Alexis Sanchez, Mkhitaryan Set For Medicals As Swap Deal...

Alexis Sanchez is all set for his medicals with Manchester United this weekend, after leaving the Arsenal team hotel late on Friday evening. Sanchez was...

Transfer News: Aubameyang’s ‘move’ To Arsenal Causes Unrest In Dortmund –...

Borussia Dortmund striker, Andre Schurrle has revealed that team-mate, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s move to Arsenal has caused unrest in the club camp. Aubameyang was left out...

Four Abducted Expatriates In Kaduna Regain Freedom

The four Americans and Canadians that were abducted by on Tuesday by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have been released. Confirming the development to journalists...

Australian Open: Simona Halep Saves Match Points To Beat Lauren Davis...

World number one Simona Halep survived an epic battle with unseeded American Lauren Davis to reach the Australian Open fourth round. The Romanian, 26, had...

Rain Of Tributes As Ambode, Anyaoku, Fashola, Obi, Others Mourn Ekwueme

It was a rain of tributes yesterday for Nigeria’s first elected Vice President, the late Dr Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme. Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode;...

I Went Into Coma When Jonathan Called In 2015 – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari said on Thursday night that he went temporarily into coma when former President Goodluck Jonathan called to congratulate him on his...

Night Fire Razes 5 Duplexes In Gowon Estate, Lagos

Fire on Friday night gutted three duplexes on 34 Road, B Close of Gowon Estate, Federal Housing Authority (FHA), Egbada, the News Agency of...

Carrick To Retire At Season’s End – Mou

Jose Mourinho has confirmed Manchester United club captain Michael Carrick will retire at the end of the season prior to joining his coaching staff...

‘Demands Forced City Out Of Alexis Race’

Pep Guardiola has suggested Manchester City gave up on trying to sign Alexis Sanchez because of the player's high wage demands. Sanchez looked set to...

TCN: We’ll Rely On The Court To Recover $75.5m Fibre Optic...

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) yesterday said it was confident about the legal processes initiated to recover about $75.5 million owed it over...

IPOB Rejects Judgment Affirming It As Terrorist Group

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB has condemned the judgment of the Federal High Court of Nigeria in Abuja on Thursday, by Acting Chief...

Reprieve For Olubadan As Court Nullifies Gov Ajimobi’s 21 New Kings

The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, yesterday heaved a sigh of relieve for the first time in 5 months as an Oyo State High Court...

Police, Osun University Speak On ‘explosion’ On Campus

Osun Police Command on Friday refuted media reports that an explosion occurred on Thursday at the Osogbo campus of Osun University. Fimihan Adeoye, Commissioner of...

American Embassy Catches Travelling Agent With Forge Documents

Officials of the United States Consulate General office in Victoria Island, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria have apprehended a 34-year old man, Alade Julius, a travelling...

Transfer News: Tottenham To Hijack Arsenal’s Bid To Sign Malcom From...

Tottenham are attempting to hijack Arsenal’s bid to land Bordeaux winger, Malcom. Malcom looked set to join the Gunners this month, after the club held...

Keyamo Petitions Buhari Over IGP’s Arrest Of Online Journalists

Lagos lawyer, Festus Keyamo, SAN, has petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari over the arrest and maltreatment of online journalists by the Inspector General of Police,...

Transfer News: Alexi Sanchez Unpredictable, Mkhitaryan To Arsenal A Disappointment –...

Former Manchester United star, Louis Saha says Arsenal striker, Alexis Sanchez will be a good signing for the club. According to Saha, the Chilean International...

Businessman Sent To Prison For Stealing $38,000

Operatives of the Zone 2 Command, Lagos have arrested a businessman, Joseph Adubiaro, 42, for allegedly using his bank accounts in Wells Fargo Bank...

Osinbajo Inaugurates Committee To Freeze Terrorists’ Accounts

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has inaugurated the National Sanctions Committee. The committee comprised the Minister of Justice, Malam Abubakar Malami, as chairman, the Minister of...

CHAN 2018: Super Eagles Defeat Libya To Go Top Of Group...

Nigeria secured their first win at the ongoing African Nations Championship (CHAN), with a narrow 1-0 victory over former winners, Libya on Friday evening. The...

Federal Govt Begins Cattle Colonies Next Week

The Federal Government says work will commence next week on cattle colonies in states that have indicated interest to establish them. Chief Audu Ogbeh, the...

Transfer News: Edin Dzeko’s Agent Speaks On Chelsea Move

Irfan Redzepagic, the agent of Roma striker, Edin Dzeko, has spoken on the player’s reported move to Chelsea. The agent said there’s no offer yet...

Football Icon, Pele Collapses, Rushed To Hospital

Brazil legend, Pele, has collapsed and rushed to hospital. Pele, who slumped in the early hours of Thursday, will remain in hospital as he is...

1.3m Children Displaced By Iraq-IS War – UNICEF

About half the 2.6 million people displaced in Iraq after a three-year war with Islamic State (IS) militants are children and persisting violence hampers...

NIMASA, Nigerian Gas Association Advocate Green Environment

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) will promote Green Environment Initiative, a global strategy that ensures environments are free from all forms...

Emergency Communication Centers In 36 States Ready Soon – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says the Emergency Communication Centres across the 36 states of the federation will soon be completed. The Director, Technical Standards,...

Akwa Ibom Doctor Sacked For Stealing Beds

The Akwa Ibom Government says it has sacked Dr Nwaopara A.U, a Consultant and Medical Superintendent, Psychiatric Hospital, Eket, for allegedly stealing six hospital...

Woman Arraigned For Impersonating Aisha Buhari

The Police on Friday arraigned one Aishatu Bello, 37, in a Wuse Zone 2 Magistrates’ Court, Abuja, for allegedly impersonating as the wife of...

150 Illegal Refineries Destroyed Within 7 Months – Navy

The Eastern Naval Command of the Nigerian Navy, Calabar, has destroyed no fewer than 150 illegal refineries between June 2017 and January 2018. Rear Admiral...

74m Nigerians Have Registered To Vote – INEC

The Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, says the commission has 74 million voters in its register by the second...

Crouch Shock Target For Chelsea

Veteran striker Peter Crouch could be set for a shock loan move to Premier League champions Chelsea from strugglers Stoke City, according to the...

Fernandinho Signs New City Contract

Brazilian international Fernandinho rated by Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola as one of the three best defensive midfielders in the world signed a two...

Libya Look To Humble Nigeria

Libya will face off with Nigeria in a 2018 African Nations Championship (Chan) Group C match at the Stade Ibn Batouta in Tangier, Morocco,...
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