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Chimamanda Adichie wins 2018 PEN Pinter Prize

A Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Adichie, is the winner of the 2018 PEN Pinter Prize.

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Lagos youngster sends favourite Funke Oshonaike crashing at NSF

Veteran Olympian Funke Oshonaike on Monday suffered another defeat at the ongoing 2018 National Sports Festival in Abuja, when she was sent packing 4-3 in the quarter-finals of the women’s singles table tennis event by unknown youngster Nimota Aregbesola from Lagos State.
[File] Nigeria's Olofunke Oshonaike eyes the ball in her women's singles qualification round table tennis match at the Riocentro venue during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on August 6, 2016.Jim WATSON - AFP

NSF: I’m not quitting table tennis sooner – Olufunke Oshonaike

Following her loss to Nimota Aregbesola of Lagos state at the ongoing 19th NSF, Akwa Ibom State’s Olufunke Oshonaike said will continue to play the game at any level as long as her body permits.
Ayogu Eze

Ayogu Eze: We want credible election in 2019

Senator Ayogu Eze, the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Enugu State, has said the party will ensure fair and credible elections in 2019.
President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded Nigerians for curbing excessive taste for foreign products, which has positioned the country for food self-sufficiency, and resulted into savings of over $21 billion.

Group sets up mobilisation teams for Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election

Bamigbade, who had earlier addressed the meeting of the group in Abuja, said BOHM was one of the support groups working to ensure that Buhari and Osinbajo were re-elected.
Subomi Balogun

Olasubomi Balogun: Education, critical driver of economic development

The founder of the FCMB Group, Otunba Olasubomi Balogun, has described education as one of the critical drivers of development of any society.