Monday, August 8, 2022

Tag: france

Buhari meets Nigerian Community in France

Buhari meets Nigerian Community in France

President Muhammadu Buhari with Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, Ambassador of Nigeria to France, Dr Modupe Irele, Minister of...
france, belgium, world cup

France defeat Belgium 1-0, enter World Cup final

France smoothly dominated Belgium on Tuesday in St Petersburg for a commanding 1-0 win to advance to Sunday’s final match of the 2018 FIFA...
griezmann, france, uruguay

France beats Uruguay 2-0, reaches semifinals

Antoine Griezmann's fluke goal helped France earn a place in the World Cup semifinals. Griezmann scored with a shot that bounced off the hands of...
world cup

World Cup: With 3-0, ‘messiless’ Croatia mess up Argentina; France 1–0 Peru; Jedinak’s controversial...

Classy Croatia handed Argentina a 3-0 drubbing to claim a place in the World Cup knockout stage on Thursday. The Europeans stunned Argentina, thanks to...
pogba, france, australia

Pogba earns France 2-1 win as technology plays part

Paul Pogba scored a late goal to earn France a hard-fought 2-1 win against Australia in their opening World Cup Group C game on...

France: Three dead in jihadist shooting spree

Sixteen people were wounded, two seriously, along with the three killed in Friday's shooting spree in southwest France by a man claiming allegiance to...
Naval officer killed, scores abducted

Policeman kills wife, two children, self in marital dispute

A French policeman shot his wife and two children dead on Sunday and then killed himself after the woman told him she wanted to...

Macron’s attempt to create First Lady status in France meets stiff opposition

President Emmanuel Macron's attempt to create an official First Lady status is facing stiff opposition in France As at Monday morning, more than 190,000...

Macron faces grassroots legal challenge over party rules

French President, Emmanuel Macron, faced the first grassroots revolt from his own camp on Monday when hundreds of activists asked a court to halt...

Supporters take key ministries as Macron names cabinet

Newly inaugurated President Emmanuel Macron of France on Wednesday constituted his government, with close supporters taking key ministries but a centre-right politician appointed as...


West African students honour Ugwuanyi

Students of the West African sub-region under the auspices of the West Africa Students’ Union (WASU), at the weekend, honoured Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State with "The Chief Custodian of WASU in Nigeria" award. Presenting the award to Ugwuanyi at the...

ASUU extends strike by another month

ASUU: We are seeking swift completion of renegotiations with FG to suspend strike
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has extended its roll-over strike by another four weeks to give government more time to satisfactorily resolve all the outstanding issues. The President of ASUU, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Monday. Osodeke said...

Ohanaeze Ndigbo to establish South-East University

Anambra governorship: Ohanaeze insists on zoning
The Ohanaeze Council of Elders says it is exploring the possibility of establishing a South-East University that will specialise in engineering, medicine, science, technology and skill acquisition. This is contained in a communique issued by the council at the end of an inaugural meeting of...