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AUTO

Check out photos of the self driving buses used at the Tokyo Olympics.

A self-driving bus, also known as an autonomous vehicle (AV or auto), driverless car, or robo-car, is a vehicle that is capable of sensing its environment and moving safely with little or no human input. Self-driving cars combine a variety of sensors to perceive their surroundings, such as radar, lidar, sonar, GPS, odometry and inertial measurement units.

  9 months ago ago
Check out photos of the self driving buses used at the Tokyo Olympics.

ENTERTAINMENT

Today's Headlines: Team Triple Fresh Wins N600,000 In Close Up; Task, Lessons From Tokyo Olympics

The Big Brother Naija Shine Ya Eye housemates participated in a challenge organised by Closeup toothpaste and Team Triple Fresh emerged victorious in the ‘Best story category’ of the photo story task. Members of Team Triple Fresh include Liquorose, Jaypaul, and Saga and they all get N200,000 each as their prize, as announced on Friday.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Team Triple Fresh Wins N600,000 In Close Up;  Task, Lessons From Tokyo Olympics

SPORTS

Top male sprinters at the just concluded Tokyo 2020 Olympics

The delayed 2020 Summer Olympics in Japan has come and gone amid the ravaging COVID-19 which has turned the world upside down, but in the world's biggest tourney that unifies every and sundry through sport comes with many lessons especially the positives. Since the world-renowned fastest male sprinter Usain Bolt has hung his boot on the world Athletics hanger, there are a lot of sensations who have stood up to fill the Jamaican' boot, especially in the concluded Tokyo Olympics.

  9 months ago ago
Top male sprinters at the just concluded Tokyo 2020 Olympics

SPORTS

How Much Athletes Get Paid For Winning Medals In Olympics?

According to the Independent UK, winning a gold, silver, or bronze medal is the reward for years of sacrifice and training sessions hidden from the public gaze. But none of the competitors that are taking part in the Tokyo Olympics are being paid by the organisers for their participation in the $15.4 billion event.

  9 months ago ago
How Much Athletes Get Paid For Winning Medals In Olympics?

SPORTS

Olympic 2020: Chelsea's 2020/21 WSL Top Scorer Set To 'Miss' Crucial Semi- Final Clash In Tokyo

The Women football Category of the Tokyo Olympics is now in the Semi-Final stage with four countries set to battle it out for the gold medal. Australia made it to this stage following a resounding victory over one of the favourites of the competition- Great Britain by 4-3 in extra time.

  9 months ago ago
Olympic 2020: Chelsea's 2020/21 WSL Top Scorer Set To 'Miss' Crucial Semi- Final Clash In Tokyo

SPORTS

Famous Celebrities And The Olympics Athletes They Look Like (Photos)

With the 2021 Tokyo Olympics kicking off this year, the strongest athletes from around the world are rightfully having a lot of light shone on them, but even in previous years, we’ve had to do a double-take when getting a glimpse at some of our favorite Olympians because of the resemblance they had with some certain celebrities is almost uncanny.

  9 months ago ago
Famous Celebrities And The Olympics Athletes They Look Like (Photos)

SPORTS

FIFA reacts after Brazil defeated Mexico to book their spot in Tokyo Olympics final

The world football governing body popularly known as FIFA has reacted after Brazil under 23 team defeated Mexico 4-1 on penalty shootout, to book their spot in the final of Tokyo Olympics game. Andre Jardine led team extended their impressive run of form, as they defeated their opponent to extend their unbeaten run in the competition.

  9 months ago ago
FIFA reacts after Brazil defeated Mexico to book their spot in Tokyo Olympics final

SPORTS

OPINION: Of Nigerian Schoolchildren, Kidnappings And The Mortgaging Of The Future.

Tokyo Olympics officially started on Saturday, July 23, and by July 25, the world was already introduced to the heroics of Momiji Nishiya. The young lad became Japan's youngest-ever gold medalist. Nishiya (Credit: Google) At age 13, she landed her final three tricks to get a rousing applause from lovers of skateboarding around the world.

  9 months ago ago
OPINION: Of Nigerian Schoolchildren, Kidnappings And The Mortgaging Of The Future.

SPORTS

Time To Prepare For Paris 2024

After the success of Tokyo Olympics, attention and preparations are now geard towards World Athletics Youth Championships due to be held in Nairobi, Kenya later this month. The early bird journey to the next Commonwealth and Olympics games shall begin in ernest in Africa starting with the youth Championship and Nigeria is expected to present her best young athletes for the event.

  9 months ago ago
Time To Prepare For Paris 2024

SPORTS

Checkout Intriguing Fixtures For This Weekend- FA Community Shield, North London Derby Friendly

This weekend will feature a host of interesting events and matches across the globe to get us underway for the football season starting in few days.All these matches will be televised live and Fans will be welcomed into the stadium for the FA Community shield and North London Derby. The maximum number of fans allowed into the Wembley Stadium for the FA Community shield is 53,000.

  9 months ago ago
Checkout Intriguing Fixtures For This Weekend- FA Community Shield, North London Derby Friendly

SPORTS

Top 10: Which Country Has The Highest Tokyo Olympics Medals?

China has a chance to become to most successful nation at this year’s Olympics in Tokyo. By the end of day 12 out of 16, the country has clenched 32 gold medals, ahead of all-time champions the United States with only 25 gold medals under its belt so far.

  9 months ago ago
Top 10: Which Country Has The Highest Tokyo Olympics Medals?

SPORTS

Tokyo 2020: Men's Football Gold And Silver Medals' Match Result After The Final Game Was Played

The best teams at the Tokyo Olympics Men's Football event contested for the Gold medal in the grande finale of the men's football event after going through difficult contests in previous stages. There is no doubt that the Olympics Football game lived up to the expectations attached to it when you consider the tension that surrounded the final game between Brazil and Spain.After going tactical against the Spaniard, Brazil found the breakthrough from Matheus Cunha on the stroke of half time after beating the La Rojas defence before his low shot hit the bottom corner.

  9 months ago ago
Tokyo 2020: Men's Football Gold And Silver Medals' Match Result After The Final Game Was Played

SPORTS

Meet The Two Athletes That Have Won Medals For Nigeria At The On Going Tokyo Olympics

The on going Tokyo Olympics have been exciting for some countries, while for some it's been a nightmare. China are currently leading the medal table with a total of 69 medals, 32 (Gold), 21 (Silver) and 16 (Bronze) medals while USA behind China having amassed 73 medals, 24 (Gold), 28 (Silver) and 21 (Bronze).

  9 months ago ago
Meet The Two Athletes That Have Won Medals For Nigeria At The On Going Tokyo Olympics

SPORTS

Checkout the Chelsea star among the Canadian team to win their first gold medal at the Tokyo Olympic

At the ongoing Tokyo Olympics, Chelsea midfielder, Jessie Fleming secured two penalties for her Canadian team as they beat Sweden 3-2 on penalties to win their their first national gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics. Fleming first netted a spot kick in normal time to equalize for Canada at 1-1.

  9 months ago ago
Checkout the Chelsea star among the Canadian team to win their first gold medal at the Tokyo Olympic

SPORTS

OLYMPICO GOAL: US Rapinoe Becomes First Player Ever To Score 'Two' Olympico Goals In The Olympics

The Football category of the Tokyo Olympics has witnessed some incredible goals but none has scored an Olympico until the Women's Bronze medal match between Australia and the USA. An Olimpico goal is described as a goal scored directly from a corner kick. The only player to score an Olympico goal in an Olympics game is US Megan Rapinoe.

  9 months ago ago
OLYMPICO GOAL: US Rapinoe Becomes First Player Ever To Score 'Two' Olympico Goals In The Olympics

RELIGION

I Dedicate This Medal To Pastor Oyedepo, My Coach, And My Family- Ese Brume.

Nigerian Tokyo Olympics Bronze medallist, Ese Brume, has dedicated her first medal at the 2020 Olympic medal to the General Overseer of the Living Faith Church International Ministries aka Winners Chapel, Bishop David Oyedepo. Olympic Stadium. Photo Credit: Google. According to the report garnered, Ese Brume could be seen saying "God of David Oyedepo", before leaping to her first Olympic medal jump of 6.97m.

  9 months ago ago
I Dedicate This Medal To Pastor Oyedepo, My Coach, And My Family- Ese Brume.

SPORTS

Olympic 2020: Sweden Progresses To The Olympics Final After A Hard Fight From Sam Kerr's Australia

The Women football tournament of the Tokyo Olympics is two matches away from deciding who goes home with the gold medal. The Semi-final game between Australia and Sweden is the second game of this stage having witnessed Canada record a historic win over the USA through Jessie Fleming's penalty.

  9 months ago ago
Olympic 2020: Sweden Progresses To The Olympics Final After A Hard Fight From Sam Kerr's Australia

SPORTS

Tokyo Paralympics: Things to know about event

As the Tokyo Paralympics begins its games with the opening ceremony in Japan despite rising cases of Covid-19, it allows some para-athletes to shine just like the Tokyo Olympics after the delay due to the pandemic. Fireworks at the Paralympics opening ceremony As Japan is the highest bid amongst Spain and Turkey, Tokyo is the first city to host two Paralympic Games in 57 years on from their first Games in 1964, with 4,400 athletes in Tokyo representing 162 national Paralympic committee.

  9 months ago ago
Tokyo Paralympics: Things to know about event

SPORTS

TFG Rewards Tokyo Olympics Medalists Ese Brume And Oborududu With $10,000 And $7,500 Respectively

Nigeria’s Ese Brume and Blessing Oborududu, have both been rewarded by the federal government of Nigeria for winning medals at the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympic games. The Federal Government has reportedly rewarded Blessing Oborududu and Ese Brume with $10,000 and $7500 respectively for winning medals at the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics, which is an encouraging site for other Nigerian Athletes.

  9 months ago ago
TFG Rewards Tokyo Olympics Medalists Ese Brume And Oborududu With $10,000 And $7,500 Respectively

SPORTS

Federal Government Announces 15,000 Dollar Reward for Tokyo Olympics Gold Medalists.

The Federal Government has announced a reward of 15, 000 dollars, 10,000 dollars, 7,500 dollars for gold, silver, and bronze medalists at the Tokyo Olympics, respectively. Simon Ebohdjaiye, Director, Federation and Elite Athletes Department (FEAD), Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development said this on Tuesday in Tokyo.

  9 months ago ago
Federal Government Announces 15,000 Dollar Reward for Tokyo Olympics Gold Medalists.