Arsenal outcast Ozil poised for Fernabahce move
rsenal outcast Mesut Ozil was due in Istanbul Sunday to finalise his move to Fenerbahce and end his troubled stay in the English Premier League, Turkish media reported.
Oluseyi flight teams up with Slimcase on new single ‘Addicted’
Budding pop star, Oluseyi flight on Friday is set to release his latest single ‘Addicted’, which features talented singer, Slimcase, just as the year wraps up.
Hagia Sophia the latest Muslim-Christian tussle over holy sites
Istanbul's iconic Hagia Sophia is to reopen for Muslim worship as a mosque after an almost nine-decade hiatus, in the latest historic tussle with Christianity
Erdogan says first Muslim prayers in Hagia Sophia will be on July 24
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday said the first Muslim prayers at Istanbul's famed Hagia Sophia would be performed on July 24 after a top court annulled its museum status
What is it about 100 days in office?
Over time, the idea of 100 days in office has been used to measure the success or failure of governments. While famous American writer and author, Kenneth T. Walsh, believes that 100 days should not be the ideal yardstick to establish the success or otherwise of a leader or government
Kante fit for Chelsea, Oxlade-Chamberlain starts for Liverpool in Super Cup
N'Golo Kante has shaken off a knock to start for Chelsea in Wednesday's UEFA Super Cup in Istanbul against Liverpool, for whom Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain makes a first start since April 2018.
‘Yearly loss of nutrients on Africa soil worth $4 billion’
Development, adoption and utilisation of fortified fertiliser and bio-fortified seeds in crop production have been identified as a major way to tackle high rate of micronutrient deficiency among Nigerians. Health scientists and researchers have found that micronutrient deficiency could lead to a weakened immune system, among other health issues. While speaking at a training programme…
Istanbul awaits election verdict on Erdogan and Turkish democracy
Polls closed in Sunday's replay of the mayoral election in Istanbul, with voters anxiously awaiting a verdict seen as crucial to the future of Turkish democracy and its long-ruling president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Ekrem Imamoglu was a little-known district mayor who caused a huge upset when he narrowly beat the candidate of Erdogan's ruling party…
Erdogan calls for Istanbul vote to be re-run
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday called for the opposition's local election victory in Istanbul to be declared invalid and the vote re-run, increasing the pressure on the country's electoral authorities.
Turkish Airline commences Port-Harcourt -Istanbul flights in June
In a bid to meet the demands of their customers and reduce the stress of having to travel the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos and the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja, particularly from the Southeast and the South-South regions to board flights, the management of Turkish Airlines has concluded plans to commence flight operations…