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In a report titled: “The Misery Index 2018,” authored by Dr. Steve Hanke of the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, Nigerians have been labelled the sixth most miserable people in the world. The misery index was introduced in the 1970s by Arthur Okun, an American economist, author of the seminal work, Equality and Efficiency: The Big Trade Off (1975).
The Presidential Campaign Council of the All Progressives Congress has accused the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, of twisting President Muhammadu Buhari’s statement made in Zamfara State.
The United States on Thursday praised orders by Sudan's new military leader to free political prisoners and end a night curfew as it dispatched an envoy to Khartoum to encourage a transition to democracy.
Former Vice President Namadi Sambo was yesterday unanimously elected chairman board of trustees of Baze University, Abuja alongside four other new members inaugurated by the board.
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) will deploy aircraft, military equipment and personnel in Abuja during rehearsals for its 55th Anniversary celebration.
Lionel Messi already deserves to lift a sixth Ballon d'Or regardless of whether he wins the Champions League with Barcelona or not, according to former Brazil striker Rivaldo.
Carlo Ancelotti still believes in Napoli's squad as he backed his players after their Europa League defeat to Arsenal.
Nigeria’s Finance Minister Zainab Ahmed has reiterated government’s resolve not to remove fuel subsidy. She made the emphasis against the backdrop of long queues emerging at some filling stations amid the fear that a removal was imminent.
The football boots with which Paul Pogba effectively won the World Cup for France last year are to go under the hammer in Paris later this month, Christie’s said yesterday.
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Oyo State Command, has debunked media report of an accident allegedly claiming one life following a chase by its officers.
Carlo Ancelotti called on Napoli to show "courage, intelligence and passion" when they bid to overcome Arsenal in the Europa League quarter-finals on Thursday.
Niger Tornadoes FC of Minna on Sunday defeated visiting Wikki Tourist FC of Bauchi 2-0 in the ongoing Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) in Minna.