Lionel Messi suspended for four games

TVC E. Argentina star player and captain, Lionel Messi was fined the sum of $10,200 and suspended for Argentina's next 4 games for using insulting words on a match official, World football's ruling body, FIFA announced. Assistant referee Emerson Carvalho ruled a foul against Messi in the second half of last week's Thursday’s game in Chile. Messi strongly disagreed with the ruling and waved his arms while shouting and hurling abuses at Carvalho. FIFA after a thorough investigation found Messi guilty of insulting the referee as Messi after the game shook the hands of two officials, but did not shake Carvalho’s hand. The ban which became effective from the moment it was announced on Tuesday, immediately ensured Messi missed out on Argentina's game with Bolivia on Tuesday night, a game they lost 2-0. The ban placed on Messi, however does not apply to his club, Barcelona, but his country's football federation insists they...

Buried newly born, still stayed alive

TVC E. A newborn baby girl found buried alive in a field was rescued by villagers in Anjira village of  Jajpur district, India, last Saturday, the New Indian Express reports. The baby had been buried in a field in a hamlet named Shyamsundarpur. Villagers came to her rescue after a passing schoolgirl raised the alarm, having spotted her feet moving above the earth. They dug her out and, finding she was still breathing, passed her over to a community health activist from the Asha group. The baby was rushed to the Dharmasala Community Health Centre, and later transported to the Dharmasala government hospital. It is believed she was born between four and six hours prior to being discovered. "She is doing fine and all her parameters are normal," said Fanindra Kumar Panigrahi, district chief medical officer. "She is a full term baby, weighing around 2.5 kg. Her umbilical cord was intact and body was...

Trump tells lawmakers he expects deal ‘very quickly’ on healthcare

TVC E. U.S. President Donald Trump told a group of senators on Tuesday that he expected lawmakers would be able to reach a deal on healthcare, without offering specifics on how they would do it or what had changed since a healthcare reform bill was pulled last week for insufficient support. "I have no doubt that that's going to happen very quickly," Trump said at a bipartisan reception held for senators and their spouses at the White House. "I think it's going to happen because we've all been promising - Democrat, Republican - we've all been promising that to the American people," he said. A Republican plan backed by Trump to overhaul the U.S. healthcare system was pulled on Friday after it failed to garner enough support to pass the Republican-controlled House of Representatives. Trump, a Republican, did not mention that failure at the reception nor did he offer specifics on how he planned...

Beautiful moments at the Colloquium in honour of the 65th birthday of Bola Tinubu

TVC E. APC national leader, Bola Amhed Tinubu was celebrated yesterday. The event held in Lagos Tuesday was part of the activities to mark the 65th birthday of All Progressive Congress (APC) national leader Chief Bola Tinubu. In attendance was the celebrant's wife, Mrs Remi Tinubu, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and his wife, Dolapo, Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Uguru, former Governor of Ekiti State Niyi Adebayo, amongst others. More photos after the cut.. FacebookTwitterEmailWhatsApp Posted by Linda Ikeji at 3/29/2017 05:31:00 am ...

Tchidi Chikere and wife creates family time

TVC E. Nollywood actor and film director Tchidi Chikere decided to create family time as he stepped out with his actress wife, Nuella Njubigbo, and their lovely 2-year-old daughter Tess. Tchidi intends to dedicate this entire week to his family in what he called 'Family Week' during which he plans to stay away from everything business related, including calls. He lauded them as the ones who will be there for him even if he has nothing. "Only ones who ll be there for you when your ass is broke and the fame goes...

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