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|Sports / Re: Bolton Cancel Shittu’s Contract ! by franctony(m): 1:31pm On Sep 03, 2010|
who is Shittu, is it that big one that cant even carry his body. he should play in Watford jor
|Health / Re: Nigeria Threatened By Cholera Outbreak In Cameroon by franctony(m): 1:52pm On Aug 13, 2010|
sorry i dont understand the topic of this post, moderators
|Education / Re: Advice Pls:Take 3 Million,Further Your Edu,or Wait For 3 Years And Come To USA! by franctony(m): 10:12am On Aug 11, 2010|
btw why shouldnt the uncle that wants to help not help him make the best decision
|Education / Re: Advice Pls:Take 3 Million,Further Your Edu,or Wait For 3 Years And Come To USA! by franctony(m): 10:09am On Aug 11, 2010|
i will advise he goes for the second choice, further his education in naija. @ xtainroyal, healthy education cant come at anytime, when? he's already 28 according to the poster
|Celebrities / Re: Why Paw-paw Lost Out On National Award ! by franctony(m): 1:44pm On Aug 09, 2010|
and this made the homepage, na wa ooo
|Culture / Re: Common 'madness' In Lagos? by franctony(m): 1:06am On Aug 08, 2010|
|TV/Movies / More Trouble For Hitv by franctony(m): 12:54am On Aug 01, 2010|
This is definitely not the best of times for HITV as its travails and challenges seem to be increasing on a pay-as-you-go-basis.
MCSN, the collecting firm, had insisted that it has a genuine copyright case against HITV over the use of the theme song for FA Cup, English Premiership and some other copyrighted property. MCSN went to court and got a judgement against HITV. The move rattled the firm and the feud hasn’t been settled.
Mr Mayo Ayilara who spoke to Sunday Sun last week said MCSN has a legitimate case against HITV. “HITV has been trying to play games with us, the management is cocky and thinks it can dribble its way out of paying us. They first wrote us to ask for mode of payment and we responded. A copy of our response is available and I can give you.
They are now saying we are an illegal body without approval. But that is not our argument in court. Our argument is that the owner of these works have licensed us to collect their rights for them, so HITV can run but can’t hide”, Ayilara said.
As if that was not enough, the firm lost the right to broadcast the lucrative English Premiership League which has been its cash cow due to its inability to raise enough money to pay for its rights. Its major competitor, DSTV now has the right .
Now, HITV’s major headache is the exit of Nigezie and an unconfirmed legal tussle with the company.
The 24hours music channel, we learnt , pulled out weeks back from its deal with HITV. Repeated calls to Justin Akpovi, the spokesperson for HITV proved abortive as his two lines were switched off.
|Education / Re: D SECRET BEHIND PUTME PAIRING UP & HOW IT WORKS by franctony(m): 1:34am On Jul 30, 2010|
another scammer coming up, you dont entertain midnyt call, what then are u doing online by this time
|Fashion / Re: Sagging Is Foolish:judge Rules by franctony(m): 12:40am On Jul 30, 2010|
am only making a general comment, not referring to anybody in particular
|Sports / Re: Who Win Won U-20 Women World Cup Nigeria Or Germany by franctony(m): 12:28am On Jul 30, 2010|
sorry i dont think with this your grammar, anybody will want to say his 'will'
|Fashion / Re: Sagging Is Foolish:judge Rules by franctony(m): 12:27am On Jul 30, 2010|
you dont need a judge to tell you that it is being foolish, do you
|Religion / Re: Pope In Hell by franctony(m): 11:20pm On Jul 28, 2010|
what do u know about the catholic church.
the church do not pray for a soul in hell, we only pray for souls in purgatory
|Education / Re: South-east ASUU Begins Strike Over Pay by franctony(m): 5:06pm On Jul 27, 2010|
another strike again, OMG
|Family / Re: My Greatest Challenge As An Orphan by franctony(m): 11:47pm On Jul 26, 2010|
MandingoII:insensietive, or u want to tell us you are in the US
sorry i cant help u at the moment but i will definitely be praying for u. thats what i know how to do best
|Sports / Re: Why Largerback Not To Celebrate The First Score? by franctony(m): 6:19pm On Jun 23, 2010|
lol, yeah you have just 'tells' him why
|Educational Services / Re: How To Secure A University Admission In Ghana Without A Jamb/agent. by franctony(m): 5:24pm On Jun 21, 2010|
y not post your details here agent brightbest.
It is slightly difficult to get admission in Ghana without an agent especially now most of their unis have closed admission, schools like KNUST and University of Ghana, cuz u will be required to sit for entrance and interviewmy sister already has an admission in Knutsford Uni, Ghana. She went through an agent yeah
|Sports / Re: FIFA: Argentina’s Goal Against Nigeria Was Illegal (Infractions) by franctony(m): 11:50am On Jun 16, 2010|
Argentina have clearly robbed us for more than three times, why?
|Sports / Militants Kill Two For Watching Eagles/argentina’s Match by franctony(m): 1:05am On Jun 14, 2010|
Islamist militants belonging to the Hezbal Islam rebel group have killed two football fans and arrested 10 others after attacking a house where World Cup fans were watching a hotly-contested game between Argentina and Nigeria in the Huruwaa neighborhood north east of the capital Mogadishu late on Saturday.
Residents say that heavily armed militants stormed a house where World Cup fans were secretly watching the football competition which was prohibited in Islamist controlled regions in Somalia.
“Two young men who tried to jump over the wall were shot and killed while 10 others including my husband and my teenage son were taken into Islamist custody in the village,” Halima Ahmed, a mother of five children said in a telephone conversation on Sunday morning.
Islamist militia leader Sheik Mohamed Abu Abdalla said that those in custody have broken and Islamic rule and will be dealt with in accordance with Islamic law. Prior to the World Cup opening, the Islamists in Somalia warned people against watching the World Cup, saying that it was not compatible with Islamic law and that those who were caught watching it would be brought before the Islamic court.
“Football descended from the old Christian cultures and our Islamic administration will never allow watching what they call the FIFA World Cup. We are sending our last warning to the people,” Sheik Abu Yahya Al Iraqi said, addressing crowds in the Suqa Holaha village north of Mogadishu, hours before World Cup kick off Friday.
President of the Somali Football Federation, Said Mahmoud Nur, who was reached for comment while in South Africa, said that he couldn’t talk about the matter because of security reasons.
Meanwhile, residents in the southern Jubba regions have sent a complaint letter to the Al Shabab administration in the regions demanding permission to watch the world’s largest sporting event. Reports say that representatives from the community including elders went to the Al Shabab administrative office in the southern key port town of Kismayo Saturday demanding an acceptance of watching the World Cup, but were denied and told that they would be arrested if they came back with a similar demand.
|Sports / How I Stopped Messi –enyeama by franctony(m): 12:59am On Jun 14, 2010|
Nigerian goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, has revealed how he stopped Lionel Messi from scoring in Saturday's match. The Super Eagles lost 1-0, but a brilliant performance from Enyeama, which saw him deny the Barcelona’s star a number of scoring chances earned him the man of the match accolade.
"I have been watching a lot of Messi's games in the Spanish La Liga and I have been studying the way he beats the keepers with some curling shots, so I knew what I had to do to stop him,"revealed Enyeama.
"I think I watched almost 20 games of him playing in the Spanish league and I knew what I needed to do to stop him, that's why each time he tried to beat me, I knew which direction he was going to hit the ball and how he was going to do it.
"So, for me, studying almost 20 games played by Messi helped me a lot.
"I just feel wonderful with the way I played , but I feel horrible because we lost. I wish Messi had come to talk afterwards, but he is the best player in the world and he wouldn't come to the player he doesn't know to congratulate him," quipped the 27-year-old.
"I believe in God a lot and that was definitely God's doing. He was the defence for me today. God is my secret.
"I will say this was the best game I have ever played in my career, because I stopped one of the best players in the world," added the Hapoel Tel Aviv’s keeper.
Super Eagles’ striker, Obafemi Martins, was full of praises for Enyeama and attributed the 1-0 scoreline to the keeper's efforts. "We are not happy we lost and it is not the end of the World Cup, but Vincent is an awesome goalkeeper. We could have been in trouble if it was not for him," Martins stressed.
|Sports / Re: Amodu Would Have Done Better Than Laggerback Against Argentina by franctony(m): 12:38am On Jun 14, 2010|
Laggerback is surely a very good player, though not sure if he is better than the best Nigerians can offer. his selection and substitutions are world class. i must confess i have never seenYak do better than he did on Saturday on Nigeria jersey.
Lars should remain period, but next time lets do it ourself. i cant imagine all the African countries except Algeria have foreign coaches, this is shameful
|Sports / Re: Ghana Team Shows Nigeria How To Win by franctony(m): 12:31am On Jun 14, 2010|
so what was so special in the ghana match. the game they struggled so hard to wn even with one man advantage. they really disappointed me.
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