Another International Men’s Day Come & Gone With A Whimper!

As usual, the International Men’s Day came up last weekend and as usual, it was marked by men as quietly as they always do. It was almost like the day …

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Qatar 2022: An Injury-Hit World Cup

It is less than a couple of weeks to the biggest football showpiece on earth but the Qatar World Cup is fast developing a name as one where several top …

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FIRS Appoints MTN, Airtel & Banks As VAT Withholding Agents

The Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, has appointed telecommunications giants MTN and Airtel as well as deposit banks in the country to withhold Value Added Tax, VAT, on all taxable …

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2023 Presidential Elections Campaign: On Your Marks, Set……….

Only one out of the major parties answered the ‘Go’ whistle of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on the date for the formal commencement of campaigns for the 2023 …

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Queen Elizabeth II Goes Home – In A Blaze of Glory

On a day full of sunshine and devoid of the usual four seasons in a day, Britons today bid a final farewell to their Queen with all the pomp and …

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Happy Retirement To ‘Baba Ibeji  X Two’ of Tennis – Roger Federer

The last one month has seen the departure of two legends of the tennis game from playing in major tournaments. 41-year-old Roger Federer yesterday joined 40-year-old Serena Williams in announcing …

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Tobi Amusan: From Gold to Diamond

At the Diamond League Athletics final last Thursday in Zurich, Switzerland, only two current world champions were able to break long-standing Weltklasse meeting records that had stood the test of …

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Elizabeth Reigned, Majestically!

When I first saw the signature of Queen Elizabeth II, ‘Elizabeth R’, I was curious and started asking questions about what the ‘R’ stood for and why. Did the ‘R’ …

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Serena Williams: Thank You For The Music

The US Tennis Open which commences in Flushing Meadows, New York on Monday, will likely be the last time game watchers will see Legend Serena Williams on court in a …

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The Next Country To Be Invaded By Russia Is……….

Ukraine marked its Independence Day two days ago – Wednesday August 24 – still in the middle of the country’s invasion by Russia, so there was no celebration. Not after …

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