GTBank Sponsors 2019 Lagos International Polo Tournament

  Some of the most renowned indigenous and international polo teams are set to convene in Lagos, Nigeria to compete for highly coveted trophies in the 2019 Lagos Int’l Polo Tournament. Sponsored by leading African Financial Institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc. This year’s competition will begin on March 13, 2019 and will see both Nigerian [...]

GTBank Masters Cup Returns for Season 8

Lagos, Nigeria – January, 2019. One of the most exciting secondary school football tournaments in Africa, the GTBank Masters Cup, is set to return for its 8th season, following its opening draws, which was held on Thursday, January 17, 2019, in Victoria Island, Lagos. The tournament will feature over 30 schools and more than 40 [...]

150 Best Happy Year Wishes for 2019, Inspirational Message, Romantic

The new year is fast upon us, and I want to share with you, the best Happy new year wishes to send to loved ones and family. These new year messages include the best Unique inspirational New Year wishes and greetings which will motivate your loved ones for a more creative and successful New Year. [...]

InterswitchSPAK 1.0 is the biggest national science competition you don’t want to miss

  The competition begins! 81 Students, 9 Finalists, 3 winners and N12.5 Million, up for grabs on InterswitchSPAK 1.0, The biggest science TV competition in Nigeria. The SPAK journey started with over 11,000 students from across the nation, writing the National Science Exam in April and 81 students made it to the second stage, the InterswitchSPAK TV competition. InterswitchSPAK is a National Science [...]

What’s the Best Internet for Gaming?

  If you’re an online gamer, there are two basic things from your internet service provider: speed and reliability. Are you trying to find the best kind of internet for gaming? What you’re really looking for is internet with the fastest speeds and the most consistent service. Why do I need fast speeds for gaming? [...]

What Exactly Do the Five Rings Of the Olympics Mean?

It was on a fine day in 1894 that Pierre de Frédy, Baron de Coubertin, a French aristocrat and intellectual, convened a congress in Paris with the goal of reviving the ancient Olympic Games. The congress agreed on proposals for a modern Olympics, instituted the International Olympic Committee, and gave it the task of planning the [...]

So Tell Me, Exactly How Much Is an Olympic Gold Medal Worth?

With American, Virginia Thrasher winning the first gold medal at Rio in the 10-metre air rifle contest, just how much is it worth? In making the medals that will be awarded athletes at the ongoing Rio Olympics, a team of about 100 people - including sculptors and machine operators - have been working in secret inside [...]

Have You Heard Of the 2,168 Year Old Record That Was Broken at the Rio Olympics?

What is the connection between Michael Phelps and Leonidas of Rhodes? What do the years 2016 AD and 152 BC have in common? While you may easily recognise Michael Phelps as an ace swimmer, and the most decorated Olympian in history; you may not be able to say anything about Leonidas. Who was he, and [...]

What Will It Take For an Athlete To Be Successful At the Olympics?

Hurrah! The Olympics start tomorrow, with the opening ceremony set to take place at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. And for the next two weeks, until August 21, we will be regaled with a plethora of interesting sports and games. But to compete at such high level, these athletes underwent years of [...]

Let the Games Begin! A History of the Olympics

You most certainly are aware that the Summer Olympic Games will commence in less than a hundred days from today in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, four years after the last one in London. But have you ever wondered about how it began, why the games were held, and what sporting activities athletes competed in? Rest [...]

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