Vigdis Finnbogadottir, the world's first elected female president
When Vigdis Finnbogadottir assumed Iceland's presidency on August 1 1980, she made history as the first elected female head of state in the world, and four decades later the 90-year-old remains a role-model to Icelanders.
Why FG must rescue, save flag carriers from aeropolitics
The Federal Government’s laidback disposition to the plight of Nigerian flag carriers abroad is suffocating investment and efforts of local operators to have a stake
6 Popular Film Locations You Should Visit
We all watch films for different reasons; some solely for the purpose of entertainment, others to watch film as a means of escape. A good film takes you places. It allows you to leave your body and immerse yourself in a world where different rules apply, different things are possible, different choices can be made…
Mbappe 'not ready' after thigh injury, leaves France squad
Kylian Mbappe has been ruled out of France's Euro 2020 qualifiers against Iceland and Turkey and "needs more time" to recover from a thigh injury, coach Didier Deschamps said on Thursday.
Iceland cuts rates again in race to beat recession
Iceland's central bank on Wednesday lowered its key interest rate for the third time this year as it battles with recession after a decade of solid growth.
Super Falcons trade tackles with Canada in Spain today
After pounding a first division club from Iceland (UMF Selfoss) 6-1 on Friday, Nigeria’s Super Falcons face a more worthwhile test when they square up to their Canadian counterparts in a friendly match in the city of Murcia, Spain today. Following earlier tests against teams like China and Belgium in the run up to the…
Justin Bieber Blamed For The Closure Of A Canyon In Iceland
Justin Bieber's fans love him so much they go anywhere he goes. According to CNN Travel, the Environmental Agency of Iceland announced that Fjaðrárgljúfur, which was featured in Bieber's “I’ll Show You” music video, will be closed to the public until June. Blaming Bieber for the tourism spike, agency official Daníel Freyr Jónsson told Icelandic news…
Explore The Island Country: Iceland
With the holiday upon us, there are so many travel destinations to explore. The Island country, Iceland, is a great vacation hotspot to visit as there are many destinations within its borders. Take a dive into the Blue Lagoon. Iceland is home to the clearest water bodies. The warm waters of the Blue Lagoon are…
Russia 2018: Nigeria Pitch Awards commends Super Eagles
The organisers of the prestigious Nigeria Pitch Awards have commended the members of the Super Eagles for their victory over the European World Cup debutant, Iceland. Ahmed Musa scored on the dot of the 49th minute and doubled the Super Eagles’ lead at the 75th minute to confirm Nigeria’s superiority over Iceland. Shina Philips, the…
We will try to beat Croatia to qualify, says Iceland Coach
Iceland coach, Heimar Hallgrimsson, still believes his team can qualify for the second round of the on-going FIFA World Cup in Russia despite its 0-2 loss to Nigeria yesterday.
Iceland will feel the heat in Volgograd, says Rohr
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr says that his side are looking to turn up the heat on Iceland in a sweltering Volgograd on Friday as they bid to keep their World Cup campaign alive. The Super Eagles must avoid defeat after opening Group D with a 2-0 loss to Croatia, while Iceland managed a surprise 1-1…