UFC 268: KAMARU USMAN BEATS COLBY COVINGTON, RETAINS WELTERWEIGHT BELT

Nigeria’s Kamaru Usman has defeated Colby Covington at their rematch  on UFC 268 to retain the welterweight championship with a unanimous decision win inside New York City’s Madison Square Garden. The biggest moment of the fight came in the second round when Usman dropped Covington twice with right hands near the end of the round. After five rounds, the judges gave Usman scores of 48-47, 48-47 and 49-46. Usman had won their first fight with a fifth-round knockout.

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NOLLYWOOD FILMS/FILMMAKERS DOMINATE 18TH ABUJA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS

It was a night when Nigerian films and filmmakers shone like a thousand stars. On the night, filmmaker Moses Iwang carted home the  Golden jury award, just as his compatriots, Ifa Iwara and Nse Ikpe Etim,  picked the Outstanding male and Outstanding female actors awards, to complete an almost all Nigerian clean sweep. The event, was the just concluded 18th edition of the Abuja International Film Festival with the theme: See Beyond – Film Industry under the new normal. The Film Festival which is the longest running film festival in…

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UNITY BANK HOLDS 7TH EDITION OF CORPRENEURSHIP CHALLENGE: DOLES OUT N10M GRANT TO CORP MEMBERS

*Group Head, Retail, E-Business and SME Banking, Unity Bank Plc, Mr. Olufunwa Akinmade congratulating the star prize winner in Lagos NYSC camp, Olawale Moshood Mohammed. Nigerian lender, Unity Bank Plc has handed out a total of N10 million in prize money as business grants to 30 NYSC members in the latest edition of its flagship Youth entrepreneurship and empowerment initiative, Corpreneurship Challenge held across ten states recently. The competition, already in its 7th edition, produced the 30 winners during the final business pitch for the 2021 Batch C Stream I…

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