Tag: Italy

G7 Commits $382m to Avert Looming Famine in Nigeria’s North East – Envoy

Henry Solomon- July 9, 2021

G7 Countries have made commitments of $382 million US dollars to immediately avert the looming famine in Nigeria’s North East and to tackle its root ... Read More

Number of Coronavirus Deaths Rises to 366 in Italy

Henry Solomon- March 8, 2020

The number of deaths in Italy as a result of the coronavirus epidemic rose sharply on Sunday, jumping by 133 cases to a total of ... Read More

35 countries to participate in 2019 Calabar Carnival

Abdul Jimoh- November 27, 2019

The Carnival Calabar Commission on Wednesday said delegates from 35 countries and 20 Nigerian states would be participating in this year’s forthcoming Calabar Carnival. The ... Read More

Seven Pregnant Women Amongst Tuesday’s Libya Returnees

Henry Solomon- May 8, 2018

A batch of 218 Nigerians, which included seven pregnant women on Tuesday voluntarily returned from the volatile North African country of Libya where they had ... Read More

Italy, France, USA lead dope cases: WADA

admin- April 27, 2018

WADA: Releases dope cases for 2016 Italian athletes topped the rankings of drug cases in 2016, the World Anti-Doping Agency(WADA) revealed Thursday in its annual ... Read More

Church That Has The Poor at Heart Remains Tuned to The Channel of God – Pope

Henry Solomon- April 20, 2018

The main concern of the Catholic Church must be to help the poor, Pope Francis said on a Friday pilgrimage to southern Italy in honour ... Read More

Pope Equates Care for Migrants to Opposing Abortion

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2018

Caring for migrants and the poor is as holy a pursuit as opposing abortion, Pope Francis declared in a major document issued by the Vatican ... Read More

Veteran Roma Midfielder De Rossi, Apologises After Brawl at Genoa

Henry Solomon- November 27, 2017

AS Roma’s veteran midfielder Daniele De Rossi has apologised after losing his head in a 1-1 draw at Genoa on Sunday. The draw had cost ... Read More

Italy Stunned by Sweden, Fail to Qualify for World Cup In 60 Years

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2017

For the first time since 1958, Italy will not be going to the FIFA World Cup. Sweden held on to force a goalless draw in ... Read More

Senate to Weigh into Death of Nigerian Girls on The Mediterranean

Henry Solomon- November 9, 2017

The Senate is to investigate the death of 26 young Nigerian girls on the Mediterranean while traveling to Italy. The measure followed a resolution on ... Read More

How Chelsea Fell Against Roma At Stadio Olimpico

Henry Solomon- November 1, 2017

Stephan El Shaarawy, the scorer of the early opener, added a second for the hosts nine minutes before half-time, and Diego Perotti sealed the victory ... Read More

Juventus Serie A Title Party Delayed

Henry Solomon- May 15, 2017

Juventus missed the chance to seal their sixth consecutive Serie A title on Sunday as they lost to second-placed Roma. They remain four points clear ... Read More

WhatsApp Fined 3m Euros In Italy

Henry Solomon- May 12, 2017

U.S.-based mobile messaging service, WhatsApp, was fined 3 million Euros (3.3 million dollars) on Friday in Italy for insufficient transparency on data sharing with its ... Read More

Dogara Urges Italy To Invest In Nigeria As Record Shows 37,000 Nigerians Immigrated To Italy In 2016

AMT Tanimu- May 8, 2017

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: For efforts aimed at checking terrorism and illegal immigration in Nigeria and the world at large, to yield desired results, there must ... Read More

Sand Super Eagles Lose Beach Soccer World Cup Opener To Italy

Abdul Jimoh- April 28, 2017

Sand Super Eagles Lose Beach Soccer World Cup To Italy Nigeria’s Sand Super Eagles on Friday lost 6-12 to Italy in their opening Group B ... Read More

Nurse Vaccinates 550 Children With “Fake Vax”

Henry Solomon- April 21, 2017

A public health nurse who pretended to vaccinate as many as 550 children may be sacked from her post, public health officials in the northern ... Read More

Barca Knocked Out of Champions League For The Second Straight Time

Henry Solomon- April 20, 2017

Juventus produced an exceptional defensive performance to reach the semi-finals of the Champions League after stopping Barcelona from scoring at the Nou Camp. Trailing 3-0 ... Read More

40 Nigerians Deported By Italian Authorities

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2017

The Italian government has deported 40 Nigerians for committing various offences in the country. Reports says that the deportees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International ... Read More

Italy, Germany and Belgium Deports 43 Nigerians

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 24, 2017

NAN: No fewer than 43 Nigerians were on Thursday deported from Italy, Germany and Belgium, for committing various offences. Thirty three of them were deported ... Read More

Dramatic Balotelli, Scores Late Winner And Gets Sent Off

Henry Solomon- October 2, 2016

Mario Balotelli Italian international, Mario Balotelli scored a brilliant late winner before being sent off in stoppage time against Lorient as Nice moved top of Ligue ... Read More