Sunday, 3rd July 2022
<To guardian.ng
Search
Breaking News:

Cape Verde

5 Oct 2019
American rapper Fabolous has released the music video for his latest song, "Choosy" featuring Jeremih and Nigerian Afropop singer Davido. The Afrobeats inspired track was produced by Hitmaka and Swift D. Directed by Gerard Victor, the video trails Fabolous, Jeremih and Davido in the beautiful island country of Cape Verde. Watch "Choosy" below: https://youtu.be/mGSd8T9YdHc  
22 Jul 2019
It has been acknowledged by followers of basketball that Nigeria has the potential to compete favourably with the best countries in the game given its abundant youth population. With a youth population estimated to be over 100 million, the country is seen as a talent deposit yet to be mined to the fullest.
18 Jul 2019
The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying draw was made in Cairo Thursday
16 Jul 2019
Nigeria’s bronze-winning contingent to the recently concluded FIBA U16 Africa Basketball championship in Cape Verde will arrive at the Murtala International Airport by 11:40 Nigeria time tomorrow, the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has disclosed.
10 Jul 2019
Nigerian players to the ongoing FIBA U-16 Africa Championship in Cape Verde have rated their experiences as awesome and life changing after four days on the coastal West African island. The Nigerian team, aiming for a first two finish at the championship, which will automatically qualify them for the U-17 FIBA World Cup in Sofia,…
7 Jul 2019
About 192 million of the 330 million people living in West Africa do not have access to electricity. The Executive Director, Economic Community of West Africa State (ECOWAS) Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), Mr. Mahamah Kappiah, disclosed this during an oversight visit by members of ECOWAS Parliament to the centre in Praia,…
10 May 2019
The Federal Government yesterday signed an agreement with Banjul Accord Group Aviation Safety Oversight Organisation (BAGASOO) on aviation safety. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, reiterated the nation’s commitment to a safer airspace. The organisation, which is responsible for the enhancement of safety in seven member countries, Nigeria, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Cape Verde and…
27 Mar 2019
Team Nigeria is set to take part in the first 2019 Africa Beach Games scheduled to hold at the Santa Maria Beach in Sal Island, Cape Verde from June 14 to 23. According to the organisers, 54 countries and 1000 athletes from across Africa will participate in 11 sports at the maiden Africa Beach Games…
21 Mar 2019
Team Nigeria is set to take part in the first 2019 Africa Beach Games scheduled to hold at the Santa Maria Beach in Sal Island, Cape Verde from June 14 to 23. According to the organisers, 54 countries and 1000 athletes from across Africa will participate in 11 sports at the maiden Africa Beach Games…
25 Feb 2019
Head Coach of Nigeria’s U-21 Beach Volleyball, Kayode Ajilore has promised to deliver one of the tickets to the Beach Volleyball Championships in Germany if proper camping is given to the teams. Nigeria at the weekend qualified for next month’s U-21 Confederation of Africa Volleyball Championship holding in Cape Verde between March 20th and 24th,…
20 Dec 2018
Blind football and other sports in Nigeria may soon enjoy an international status as a non-governmental organization, established for people with special needs, the Bina Foundation, has pledged to lift the sports to enable its players compete with their counterparts in other countries of Africa. President of the Foundation, Lady Ifeoma Atuegwu, who stated this…
2 Nov 2018
President of Cape Verde soccer federation, Mario Semedo has declared that his country would successfully host the maiden edition of the Africa Youth Cup early next year.

Latest

7 mins ago
The Kano State Fire Service says it saved 135 lives and property worth N34.6 million from 42 fire incidents in June.
13 mins ago
West African leaders meet on Sunday in Ghana's capital Accra to review sanctions they have imposed on three military-ruled countries in their volatile region.
49 mins ago
The Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) says it has commenced the filling of potholes in Sango-Ota and its environs to prevent road accidents in the area.
54 mins ago
Nigeria's Israel Adesanya cruised to the fourth title defence of his middleweight UFC belt against Jared Cannonier early on Sunday morning (Nigerian time) in a fight that sometimes looked one-sided. The fight ended in a unanimous decision with the judges scoring the bout 49-46, 49-46 and 50-45 for the Last Stylebender. Adesanya's last fight also…
55 mins ago
Former Zamfara Governor, Abdul’aziz Yari, has procured 370 cows for distribution to executives of the All Progressives Congress (APC), less privileged and vulnerable groups for the 2022 Eid-El-Kabir festival.