Around The World Discreet News September 17, 2019 Writer

Barcelona Open Contract Talks with 16-Year-Old Ansu Fati Following Impressive Run

Spanish giant, Barcelona have opened contract talks with teenager Ansu Fati following his blistering start to the season, according to CatRadio. The 16-year-old became Barcelona's youngest ever scorer and the third-youngest scorer in the history of La Liga when he netted against Osasuna last month before following that up with another strike against Valencia on Saturday. He only signed a new…

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Breaking Discreet News September 17, 2019 Writer

South Africa Apologises Over Xenophobic Attacks, Envoy meets Buhari

A formal apology was tendered to Nigeria on Monday by the President of South Africa, Mr Cyril Ramaphosa, over the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in his country. He said the ugly incidents did not represent the values his country cherished. Ramaphosa’s apology was delivered to President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja by a…

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Breaking Discreet News September 17, 2019 Writer

Dangote Tomato Processing Factory Shuts Down Again

The Dangote tomato processing factory located in Kano is said to be idle at the moment. The Bloomberg reported that the farmers engaged to supply the factory with raw materials abandoned tomato farming at the start of the rainy season in May, and moved to cultivation of other crops. The factory resumed…

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Breaking Discreet News September 17, 2019 Writer

ICPC Seizes Three More Properties of NFF Vice-President, Shehu Dikko

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission has seized three additional properties belonging to the Nigeria Football Federation 2nd Vice President, Shehu Dikko. Officials of the ICPC had on Friday seized one of Dikko’s property located at No 1 River Benue Street, Maitama, Abuja. Apart from Dikko’s property, the ICPC…

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Breaking Discreet News September 16, 2019 Writer

Seun Onigbinde Resigns Govt Appointment Days After Accepting It

Co-founder of BudgIT, Seun Onigbinde, on Monday, announced his resignation as the Technical Adviser to the Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Clem Agba. He made this announcement on his Medium page, a link of which he shared on his official Twitter handle. Onigbinde said, “Upon further reflections on the furore that…

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Around The World Discreet News September 16, 2019 Writer

10-year-old Boy Dies After Consuming Supermarket Burger

A French boy aged 10, who fell gravely ill in 2011 after consuming a beef burger from supermarket discounter Lidl that was infected with E.coli bacteria, has died of complications stemming from his poisoning, the family’s lawyer said. The boy, Nolan, died on Saturday “as a consequence of his poisoning”, the…

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Buzz Discreet Entertainment TV September 16, 2019 Writer

OB HotFlick: Johnny Drille's "Count On You," A Beautifully Orchestrated Declaration Of Love and Commitment

Johnny Drille’s “Count On You” is honest and simple in its message. The song is an invitation to be vulnerable and to tap into feelings that showcase the silver lining that can often be missed by focusing on the positivity that comes with pure love. This particular piece is orchestrated exquisitely…

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Events Spotlight September 16, 2019 Writer

Travelstart Takes Adebayo Oke-Lawal of Orange Culture to New York Fashion Week For Debut Show

This fashion week, Travelstart Nigeria teamed up with Orange Culture founder,Adebayo Oke-Lawal to fly him to New York for his debut New York Fashion Week (NYFW) show. A highly coveted event, NYFW has seen collections from the most esteemed and exclusive designers in the industry. This well-deserved opportunity is a huge…

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Discreet Events September 16, 2019 Writer

The Ben Enwonwu Foundation Presents "Point of View"

The Ben Enwonwu Foundation is pleased to announce its new monthly series of talks ‘Point of View’ launching at Mike Adenuga Centre, Ikoyi on September 17, 2019. Conceived as a collaborative platform, the series brings together a diverse line-up of artists, curators, writers, thinkers and policymakers, to share their perspectives on…

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Around The World Discreet News September 16, 2019 Writer

Radio Pundit Sacked Over Racial Comments On Lukaku

An Italian TV pundit has been sacked for saying that the only way to stop Romelu Lukaku is to give “him 10 bananas to eat”. Luciano Passirani, an Italian football journalist, was a guest on the Qui Studio a Voi Stadio show when he made the racist remark and the director of…

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