Christmas: Travellers have to pay more on fares
Those travelling to their various hometowns or outside Lagos to celebrate Christmas and New Year with loved ones have to pay more money for transport, as bus fares have gone up.
Lampard doesn't want to be seen as a Mourinho 'clone'
Frank Lampard insists he doesn't want to emulate Jose Mourinho's unique style as the Chelsea manager plots to out-wit his old boss in Sunday's crucial clash at Tottenham.
Security concerns mount ahead Christmas, New Year festivities
It is four days to Christmas celebration when Christians all over the world commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ. Christians in Nigeria usually celebrate it with pomp. Apart from trooping to their respective churches to worship the Lord, most Christian homes embellish the day with special dishes....
This can’t be in Jesus name!
Thus the season began. Like it did last year, the Christmas season began in this village immediately the calendar read 1st December, 2019. It began with my Christian compatriots feeling justifiably excited
FG declares December 25, 26, January 1 public holidays
The Federal Government has declared Wednesday 25th, Thursday 26th December 2019 and Wednesday 1st January 2020 as public holidays to mark the Christmas, Boxing Day and the New Year celebrations respectively. Minister for Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, felicitated with Christians and all Nigerians both at home…
Christmas amid border closure: Different stroke for farmers, traders, shoppers
Eleven days to this year’s Christmas when Christians all over the world will mark the birth of Jesus Christ, it is different strokes for different segments
Traders decry low patronage as Christmas draws near
It’s two weeks to Christmas and the preparations for year-end activities are in top gear, save for the shopping spree that comes with the season.
Christmas: Shoppers, traders grapple with high costs
Even though Christmas is still weeks away, early shoppers are already combing the markets in search of needed items to make the festive season delightful.
For that well-deserved excitement during holiday
The Christmas and New Year holiday is around the corner. And school children will soon be home to get some respite from rigorous academic activities from the beginning of the year.
Ticket fares spike as BA pilots’ strike enters second day
The industrial action by British Airways (BA) pilots yesterday, entered day-two with a massive ripple effect on ticket fares and expected to push up in the price of a Christmas getaway. More than 1700 flights were grounded on Tuesday after pilots began unprecedented walkout in a long-running row overpay. The Balpa pilots’ union had on…