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Word of the Day: COCOON

The word for today is: COCOON. MEANING: A covering usually made of silk which some insects (such as caterpillars) make around themselves to protect them while they grow. Something that covers or protects a person or thing. To cover or protect (someone or something) completely. To spend time at home instead of going out for […]

WEEK 3: Premier League results (2019/2020)

Friday, August 23, 2019 FT Aston Villa 2 – 0 Everton Saturday, August 24, 2019 FT Norwich City 2 – 3 Chelsea FT Brighton & Hove Albion 0 – 2 Southampton FT Manchester United 1 – 2 Crystal Palace FT Sheffield United 1 – 2 Leicester City FT Watford 1 – 3 West Ham United […]

WEEK 3: Premier League fixtures (2019/2020)

Friday, August 23, 2019 20:00 Aston Villa – Everton Saturday, August 24, 2019 12:30 Norwich City – Chelsea 15:00 Brighton & Hove Albion – Southampton 15:00 Manchester United – Crystal Palace 15:00 Sheffield United – Leicester City 15:00 Watford – West Ham United 17:30 Liverpool – Arsenal Sunday, August 25, 2019 14:00 AFC Bournemouth – […]

Word of the Day: COMEUPPANCE

The word for today is COMEUPPANCE. MEANING: A punishment someone deserve to receive. The result of a good/bad that is well deserved. EXAMPLES: Sooner or later, he’ll get his comeuppance for bullying other students. The superhero was terrific at ensuring the bad guys get their comeuppance. One of these days, our politicians will get their […]

WEEK 2: TPN Premier League Player of the Week (2019/2020)

Arsenal midfielder, DANI CEBALLOS, was voted The Pace News Premier League Player of the Week 2019/2020 for week 2. Arsenal played Burnley last Saturday, August 17, at the Emirates Stadium, London. Dani Ceballos joined the Gunners during the last transfer window on a long-term loan deal from Real Madrid. Dani Ceballos created the two assists […]

Commissioners and Special Advisers appointed by Gov Sanwo-Olu (FULL LIST)

COMMISSIONERS: Mr. Rabiu Olowo Onaolapo (Finance) Mr. Tunji Bello (Water Resources and Environment) Mrs. Folashade Adefisayo (Education) Prof. Akin Abayomi (Health) Dr. Idris Salako (Physical Planning and Urban Development) Mr. Gbenga Omotoso (Information and Strategy) Mrs. Bolaji Dada (Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation) Mr. Lere Odusote (Energy and Natural Resources) Dr. Frederic Oladeinde (Transportation) Mr. […]

No cause for alarm, Ambode says over EFCC search

Former governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday urged his supporters and the general public to remain calm and law-abiding as there was no cause for alarm. Ambode, in a statement by his media aide, Mr. Habib Aruna, spoke on the backdrop of a search by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) […]

Lessons and Meaning from #GhashiyyahChallenge

MEANING 17: Do they not look at the camels, how they are created? 18: And the heaven, how it is raised? 19: And at the mountains, how they are rooted (and fixed firm)? 20: And at the earth, how it is out spread? 21: So remind them (O Muhammad, PBUH—you are only one who reminds. […]

5 facts you need to know about #GhashiyyahChallenge

There have been a trending reading challenge between the Muslim on recitation of some selected verse in the Holy book (Al Qur’an). Below are some things you need to know about the challenge… 1. It was said that the challenge is among the Morkazy (Morkadhy). 2. Ghashiyyah means overwhelming. 3. Suratul Ghashiyyah is the 88th […]