Tag: Spain

Dr Isa Pantami Addresses GSMA SSA Roundtable in Barcelona, Spain

AMT Tanimu- June 29, 2021

As part of official engagements in the ongoing Mobile World Congress (MWC), taking place in Barcelona, Spain, the Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy ... Read More

Nigerian Navy’s Newest Offshore Survey Vessel, Departs Spain for Banjul, Gambia

Henry Solomon- April 30, 2021

Nigerian Navy’s newest Offshore Survey Vessel, NNS LANA this afternoon, 30 April 2021, departed Las Palmas, Spain, for Banjul, Gambia on the third leg of ... Read More

Spain building emergency clinic as number of virus cases tops 20,000

Abdul Jimoh- March 20, 2020

The Madrid regional government on Friday announced plans to set up a 5,500-bed hospital on convention centre land as the number of Coronavirus cases rose ... Read More

Man Who Kissed Spanish TV Reporter Convicted of Sexual Assault

Henry Solomon- February 27, 2020

A passerby who kissed a reporter during a live TV broadcast in Spain has been convicted of sexual assault and aggression. The Daily Mail reported ... Read More

Dozens dead as migrant boat sinks off Mauritania coast – UN

Abdul Jimoh- December 5, 2019

At least 58 people, including women and children, were killed after a boat carrying dozens of migrants capsized in the Atlantic Ocean off the West ... Read More

Buhari Gives D’Tigress a Presidential Applause Over Second-Straight Win

Henry Solomon- September 26, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Nigeria’s women basketball team, D’Tigress, who recorded their second -straight win at the ongoing FIBA Women’s World Cup in Spain ... Read More

D’Tigress stun Turkey at FIBA Women’s World Cup to Make History

Henry Solomon- September 24, 2018

Nigeria made history at the ongoing FIBA Women’s World Cup in Spain as the national women’s team stunned Turkey 74-68 in the Group B game ... Read More

#PORESP Ronaldo Leads Portugal to a 3-3 Draw Against Spain

Henry Solomon- June 16, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo was Portugal’s saviour once again as he scored a hat-trick to secure a draw against Spain. It was the Real Madrid man’s highest ... Read More

Adepoju Lauds Organisers of Atletico Madrid, Super Eagles Star Match

Henry Solomon- May 11, 2018

Nigeria’s ex-international, Mutiu Adepoju, on Friday, lauded MultiChoice Nig. Ltd., owners of GOtv satellite network provider for organising a friendly match between Nigeria’s Super Eagles ... 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

Tottenham Spurs Beat Real Madrid To End Their Champions League Group Stage Unbeaten Run

Henry Solomon- November 2, 2017

Tottenham Spurs on Wednesday night beat European Champions Real Madrid 3-1 in the UEFA Champions League group stage. Spurs win ends Madrid's unbeaten run in ... Read More

Hundreds Of Thousands March In Barcelona To Say ‘No’ To Independence

Abdul Jimoh- October 9, 2017

Hundreds of thousands of people marched in Barcelona on Sunday to protest Catalonia’s secession from Spain, in the largest show of strength to date by ... Read More

Barcelona President Acknowledges Possibility Of La Liga Exit

Henry Solomon- October 3, 2017

Barcelona President, Josep Maria Bartomeu has confirmed the possibility of the Catalan club exiting the Spanish league should the region gain independence from Spain. The ... Read More

Real Madrid Suffers First Defeat At Home In The 2017/2018 La Liga Season

Henry Solomon- September 21, 2017

European and Spain's La Liga Champions, Real Madrid loss at home 1-0 to Real Betis for the first time in the 2017/2018 La Liga season. ... Read More

Neymar signs five-year deal to complete world record PSG move

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 4, 2017

Neymar completed his record-shattering transfer from Barcelona to Paris St Germain (PSG) on Thursday, signing a five-year deal with the French club after they triggered ... 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

Nigeria LNG La Mancha Knutsen Escapes Pirates Attack 90 Miles of Port Harcourt

AMT Tanimu- March 13, 2017

Nigeria LNG carrier La Mancha Knutsen was under attack by armed pirates near the Gulf of Guinea in an incident eight days ago, about 90 ... Read More

Torres Out Of Hospital After Head Injury Scare

Henry Solomon- March 3, 2017

Atletico Madrid veteran striker Fernando Torres has been discharged from the hospital after a night following an air collision with Alex Bergantinos. Atletico Madrid have ... Read More

Rivers United Arrive Madrid To Continue NPFL Pre-season

admin- December 14, 2016

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club, Rivers United have arrived in Madrid, Spain for the fifth and final phase of pre-season ahead of the 2016/17 ... Read More