Tag: ivory coast

Ado AminuSeptember 1, 2021

DaBaby alludes to cancellation on remake of Wizkid’s ‘Essence’ | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 big stories you must have missed out on: WMO published its new ...

Ado AminuAugust 25, 2021

Nigeria signs military cooperation agreement with Russia, Benin confirms H5N1 avian flu outbreak | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you shouldn’t miss: Nigeria signs military cooperation agreement with Russia Nigeria ...

Ado AminuAugust 18, 2021

Masari to Katsina residents: Arm yourselves against bandits; Niger declares national mourning after killing of 37 people | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you shouldn’t miss: Arm yourselves against bandits, Masari tells Katsina residents ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 5, 2017

Ivory Coast midfielder, Cheick Tiote dies after collapsing in training

Former Newcastle United midfielder, Cheick Tiote, has died after collapsing during training in China, a spokesman for the player has ...

ToluDecember 15, 2016

It’s here! CAF Africa Beach Soccer hits Lagos

When you hear the words beach soccer, what comes to your mind? Sun? Bikinis? Fun? Action? The Africa Beach Soccer ...

AzeezSeptember 20, 2016

Yaya Toure announces retirement from international football

Ivorian midfielder, Yaya Toure on Tuesday announced that he would be retiring from international football. The four-time African footballer of ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 30, 2016

Opinion: Deconstructing the blackmails and cheap diatribes

By Mohammed Dahiru Aminu There is also another type of blackmail or cheap diatribe being promoted by some of our ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 8, 2015

This boy was found in a suitcase through an airport scanner

by Chinwe Okafor This is by far the most shocking thing we read in a while, except when it was ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 8, 2015

Don’t bother taking your bleaching cream to Ivory Coast

by Chinwe Okafor Well here is a forewarning to all bleaching cream owners and manufactures not to take your products ...

ifrekeFebruary 9, 2015

How Didier Drogba missed out on becoming a true African legend

by Mark Bassey On Sunday night, under the starry skies of Bata in Equatorial Guinea, Ivory Coast’s golden generation finally ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 9, 2015

Here’s Vincent Enyeama’s reaction after losing the CAF Award prize to Yaya Toure

by Mark Bassey Last night, Cote d’Ivoire’s Yaya Toure beat Nigeria’s Vincent Enyeama and Gabon’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to win the ...

YEditorNovember 30, 2014

The latest protest in Ivory Coast reflects the way many ordinary Nigerians feel about their own government

by Adedayo Ademuwagun Thousands of Ivorians marched in Abidjan last Tuesday to protest the government’s ban of the sachets used ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 18, 2014

“Soap Bucket Challenge” || Ebola activists emulate the ALS campaign (VIDEO)

by Kolapo Olapoju Following the popularity and widespread impact of the ALS ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’, Ivorians have followed suit by ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 18, 2014

Super Eagles will soon strike oil, team keeps drilling the depths of FIFA’s ranking

by Olorunwa Lawal The Super Eagles have dropped in the current FIFA ranking released on Thursday morning. The African champions ...

SolaAugust 11, 2014

Davido finds love letter from Ivorian fan in his pocket (LOOK)

by S’ola Filani Most romantic fan ever? An Ivorian fan managed to squeeze a love letter into Davido’s pocket while ...

Isime EseneAugust 10, 2014

Like a boss: Davido rocks Abidjan sold out concert… on a chair (WATCH)

by Isi Esene   Davido made history yesterday singing mega hits at a sold out show in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire. The ...

SolaAugust 9, 2014

“God is bigger than Ebola” | Davido says he ain’t scared of no virus (TWEET)

by S’ola Filani While everyone else is panicking over the the deadly Ebola virus outbreak, reigning hip hop giant, Davido ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 8, 2014

Davido says these people will protect him from Ebola (LOOK)

by Kolapo Olapoju   Davido says he’s protected from Ebola, but how sure is he? The singer who is currently ...

writerAugust 2, 2014

HEAVEN! Watch these cocoa farmers eat chocolate for the very first time

by Kolapo Olapoju Irony don’t come better than this. These people farm cocoa, yet they have never seen neither can ...

oluwatobisoyomboJuly 25, 2014

He’s back! Drogba signs deal with Chelsea | See details

by ‘Ifreke Inyang Didier Drogba has returned to Chelsea on a one-year deal. The Ivorian striker, 36, left Stamford Bridge ...

June 20, 2014

BREAKING: Footballer, Yaya Toure’s younger brother dies at 28

by Akan Ido Ibrahim Toure, younger brother of Yaya and Kolo Toure, has died suddenly at the age of just ...

January 11, 2014

Dele Momodu: Now, let’s talk about the Glo-CAF Awards

by Dele Momodu However, Yaya Toure’s impact on the success of his club and country is crystal clear.  Although Manchester ...

July 29, 2013

Nigeria’s number one online retailer presents ‘The Jumia story’ (WATCH)

by Oge Okonkwo JUMIA, Nigeria’s number 1 retailer, brings to you ‘The Jumia Story’. In celebrating its 1st year and 1 ...

February 28, 2013

Horrific: 18-year-old West African about to be deported sets himself on fire at Rome airport

by Rachel Ogbu An 18-year-old man from the Ivory Coast caused an emergency evacuation at the Fuimicino Airport in Rome ...

January 31, 2013

Akintunde Oyebode: Fly Eagles, Fly (Y! FrontPage)

What we fail to realize is that football matches are rarely won on the match day, and the foundations for ...

January 22, 2013

Nigerian tanker hijacked in Ivory Coast

Armed men have seized a Nigerian tanker carrying 5,000 tons of jet fuel in the Ivory Coast port of Abidjan, ...

January 21, 2013

From Abidjan with curves: Pregnant Kim Kardashian parties with her fans in Ivory Coast (PHOTOS)

by Rachel Ogbu Kim Kardashian arrived in Ivory Coast on Friday January 18 to attend two events. On touch down ...

August 15, 2012

Not-so-Sweet November: British immigration says Africa’s runaway athletes have just 3 months free pass

by Isi Esene It’s no longer news that several African athletes competing in the London 2012 Olympic Games have chosen ...

February 14, 2012

‘Ifreke talks Sports: Zambia’s victory, (not) a twist of fate

by ‘Ifreke Inyang It had to be Zambia. Yes, Ivory Coast arrived the Africa Cup of Nations competition that held in ...

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