Tag: competition

Nigerian Youths, Others Emerge Winners at Nuclear Technology video Competition

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2019

Youths from Nigeria,Tanzania and Kenya have been awarded first prize for a youth video competition they researched on nuclear energy technology, a statement from ROSATOM ... Read More

Nigerian Students Shine at German Entrepreneurship Competition

Henry Solomon- November 8, 2019

Young entrepreneurs from Government Science School, Agaie, Niger state have emerged winners of the inaugural Student Entrepreneurship Activity Hub (SEA-Hub) national competition. The competition which ... Read More

Seven-Year-old Nigerian Robotic kid Aims for World Title

Henry Solomon- September 16, 2019

Seven-year-old 2019 World Robot Olympiad (WRO) joint champion Brendon Ikem has said that he aimed to be the best Artificial Intelligent (AI) developer in the ... Read More

Nigerian Emerges 2nd Best in 2019 Commonwealth Essay Competition

Henry Solomon- September 12, 2019

A 17-year-old Nigerian student, Nnemdi Ozoemena, has emerged the runner-up in the senior category of the 2019 Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition. Mr Blackson Bayewumi, Country ... Read More

Orphan Victorious at 2019 Lighthouse Spelling Bee Competition

Henry Solomon- June 11, 2019

Timilehin Lawal of Tabitha Home, an orphanage, has emerged the winner of the 2019 Lighthouse Spelling Bee Competition which held at the Lead City International ... Read More

15 Countries to Participate in Okpekpe Road Race – official

Henry Solomon- May 3, 2019

Organizers of Okpekpe 10-kilometre Road Race in Edo, on Friday said athletes from 15 countries, including the U.S. would participate in the 7th edition of ... Read More

Training without competitions, not encouraging, says Paralympic gold medallist

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 11, 2019

Lauritta Onye, a 2016 Paralympic gold medallist in the F40 shot put category, has described as discouraging to athletes the long hours spent on training ... Read More

Abdulsalami, Gowon advise 2018 NNPC science quiz finalists

admin- October 10, 2018

Two former heads of state have on Tuesday advised participants of the 2018 Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation(NNPC) National science quiz competition  to be committed  with ... Read More

Serena Sets Up Clash with Sister Venus at the US Open

Henry Solomon- August 30, 2018

Serena Williams overpowered German Carina Witthoeft 6-2 6-2 to set up a third-round clash with big sister Venus at the U.S. Open on Wednesday. Williams ... Read More

Anambra School Girls Win Gold in World Technovation Challenge at Silicon Valley US

Henry Solomon- August 10, 2018

The five Anambra girls from Regina Pacies Secondary School Onitsha who represented Nigeria and Africa at the World Technovation Challenge in the Silicon Valley in ... Read More

FG to Send Plane to Repatriate Scammed Nigerians in Russia

Henry Solomon- July 17, 2018

The Nigerian government will send a plane to repatriate the 200 defrauded Nigerian citizens currently stranded in Russia. Steve Ugbah, Nigerian ambassador to Russia who ... Read More

Star Prize: $2,500 for Grabs at Maiden `Afriuture’ Painting Competition

Henry Solomon- June 16, 2018

Mr Shogo Adaramati, Founder, Ramati Art Africa (RAF) on Saturday said that a $2, 500 star prize would be won at the maiden Afriuture Painting Competition. Adaramati ... Read More

Applications for 2018 Fintech Challenge Now Open – Ecobank

Henry Solomon- April 27, 2018

Ecobank says it has opened applications for start-ups and developers in the 54 countries in Africa to apply for its 2018 fintech challenge. The financial ... Read More

Itsuokor UNILAG student wins Mathematics competition

admin- April 21, 2018

Daniel Itsuokor: wins Mathematics contest Mr Daniel Itsuokor, a 400 level student of mathematics, University of Lagos (Unilag) has emerged overall best out of 56 ... Read More

Plateau United Crash out of CAF Champions League

Henry Solomon- March 18, 2018

Tosin Omoyele’s 24th minute goal, after Salomon Junior’s assist, helped Plateau United to beat Tunisia’s Etoile Du Sahel 1-0 in Jos, but they still join ... Read More

North-East Makeathon: Innovative Nigerians Pitch to Proffer Solutions

Henry Solomon- March 6, 2018

The North-East Makeathon (NEMAKEATHON) is a crowd source program designed to bring out creative ideas from innovative Nigerians to proffer solutions that will make meaningful ... Read More

Home-Based Super Eagles Face Toughest Hurdle, Morocco in CHAN Final Game

Henry Solomon- February 4, 2018

The home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria qualified for the African Nations Championship (CHAN) final for the first time since its inception in 2009 after seeing off ... Read More

#FIFAWorldCup 2018 Tickets Sales Marks Impressive Figures at the Closing of Current Window

Henry Solomon- February 4, 2018

4,905,169 tickets had been requested by fans from all over the world before the random selection draw sales period concluded at 12:00 Moscow time on ... Read More

Al Jazira Causes Scare For Real Madrid at The FIFA Club World Cup

Henry Solomon- December 14, 2017

Substitute Gareth Bale scored Real Madrid’s winner as the European champions survived a scare to beat local side Al Jazira 2-1 on Wednesday and reach ... Read More

World Cup: Meet The 32 Finalists for Russia 2018 Set for Draws

Henry Solomon- November 29, 2017

Excitement is building for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, with all 32 teams now confirmed for the next edition of football’s showpiece event as ... Read More