The Super Eagles are currently leading in a poll for best dressed at the Russia 2018 world cup. The poll which is conducted by CNN on Twitter sees the Super Eagles kits leading the kits worn by the French national team.
See screenshot of result below.
The Super Eagles Jerseys and kits were launched on the 1st of June and sold out hours after. Nike which designed the kit stated that they have no plans of restocking the kits which are currently worn by foreigners with pride. This has prompted some Nigerians to make replicas which are fast selling.
Few days ago, one of those selling the fake jerseys in Nigeria was interviewed by BBC. He spoke of the gains he was making. The counterfeit can be gotten for as low as N4,000 compared to the original that goes for N40, 000. Many Nigerians, even those who can afford the original at its expensive price, have resorted to wearing the fake which really doesn’t look much different from the original. This is due to the delay Nike took in launching the sale and also not launching in Nigeria.
The Nigerian team is placed in group D alongside Argentina, Croatia and Iceland. Their first game will be against Croatia on the 16th of June. Before then, the team will play a friendly against Czech Republic in Australia where they are camped.
Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh has come under attack in recent times over her allegation that her estranged husband, Churchill Olakunle was squatting in her house at the early stage of in their marriage
Her former brother in law, GWingz has taken to social media to slam the philanthropist heavily, giving his own points and shedding more light to the story as he debunked the rumours
In a rather lengthy post, he proved that the actress' claims have an atom fallacy and rebuked her for it
Check out the post below
I vividly recollect the day I met you on my birthday with your friend while we were celebrating the Benz’s my brother bought. Even at that period we met you, you were in a messy debt, embarrassingly owning your online shopper some money, so bad that you had no money to pay and you had to burn her bag...
One Funmi Salako was found guilty for defrauding a deaf and dumb of a sum of 1 million naira.
A magistrate court in Ibadan, Oyo state on Thursday found Funmi Salako guilty and sentenced her to two years imprisonment.
The court, which was presided over by a magistrate, Taiwo Oladiran, was told that the defendant, who is a civil servant with the Oyo State Ministry of Land, Housing and Surveying, collected the money from her victim, one Musibau Ilori, under the pretext of helping him to purchase a piece of land for farming along the Ibadan-Oyo Expressway.
Salako was first arraigned on June 5, 2017, on three counts of conspiracy, obtaining and stealing.
The prosecutor, Sunday Ogunremi, had told the court that the defendant and others now at large conspired to defraud a deaf and dumb by collecting the sum of N1m from him.
He said Salako and others...
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III has declared, Friday June 15, 2018, as the day to mark the Eid-el-Fitr, and the end of Ramadan fast.
The Sultan in a radio broadcast announced sighting of the new moon of the month of Shawwal.
The month of Shawwal comes after the 29 or 30 days of the month of Ramadan when Muslims across the world observe a month-long fasting.
Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III said, the new moon was sighted in some parts of Nigerian states, Kaduna, Katsina, Kano, Borno, Jigawa, Nassarawa, Plateau and Sokoto States among others.
The Sultan urge Nigerians to pray for the country, live in peace irrespective of religious, ethnic and cultural differences.