BBOG, ICRC, UNICEF demand rescue of Sharibu, others

BBOG, ICRC, UNICEF demand rescue of Sharibu, others

Adelani Adepegba,  Leke Baiyewu and Olaleye Aluko The #BringBackOurGirls movement on Tuesday protested the killing by Boko Haram of a midwife, Saifura Khorsa, at the office of the International Committee of the More »

2 suspected Indian hemp suspects nabbed

2 suspected Indian hemp suspects nabbed

The suspects and the illicit drugs Dedeigbo Ayodeji In its continuous effort to rid the state of illicit drugs and banned substances, policemen attached to Maroko Division, Lagos Police Command on Sunday More »

PANDEF condemns alleged Shell’s invasion of ‘seized’ flow station

PANDEF condemns alleged Shell’s invasion of ‘seized’ flow station

Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt THE Pan-Niger Delta Forum has condemned an alleged invasion of Belema Flow Station in Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State by Shell Petroleum Development Company. PANDEF also More »

Group petitions APC over adoption of Assembly aspirant in Ogun

Group petitions APC over adoption of Assembly aspirant in Ogun

Gov. Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State Concerned Indigenes of Ijebu North (Diaspora), have submitted a petition to the national and Ogun State leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), over the More »

Benue assembly approves N3.5bn loan request by Ortom

Benue assembly approves N3.5bn loan request by Ortom

Benue House of Assembly has approved the sum of N3.5bn loan request by Governor Samuel Ortom. The House approved the loan on Tuesday at plenary after reading a letter written to them More »

 

Gunmen Kidnap Three Lecturers In Kaduna

  Three lecturers of the Shehu Idris College of Health in Makarfi Local Government Area of Kaduna State have been abducted by gunmen. The Kaduna State Police Command confirmed the incident on Tuesday, According to the spokesperson of the command,

Osinbajo Presides As Economic Management Team Meets On Minimum Wage, Budget

Yemi Osinbajo   Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo is currently presiding over a special economic management meeting to discuss the issue of the new national minimum wage. Also expected to be discussed is the 2019 budget proposal. In attendance are the

Juve forward Costa given four-match ban for spitting in opponent’s face

Juventus forward Douglas Costa has been banned for four matches for spitting in the face of Sassuolo winger Federico Di Francesco in last weekend’s Serie A game in Turin, the Italian FA announced on Tuesday. Costa was sent off after

Champions League: Why we lost 2-1 to Inter Milan – Tottenham coach, Pochettino

Tottenham coach, Mauricio Pochettino, has explained why his side lost 2-1 to Inter Milan in Tuesday’s UEFA Champions League encounter at the San Siro Stadium. Goals from Mauro Icardi and Matias Vecino ensured victory for the Italian side. Christian Eriksen

Champions League: Messi makes new records in Barcelona’s 4-0 win over PSV

Barcelona star, Lionel Messi, on Tuesday night made new record in his side’s 4-0 win against PSV Eindhoven in the UEFA Champions League Group B clash at the Camp Nou Stadium. Messi’s hat-trick and a strike from Dembele ensured victory

[ICYMI] 2019: Saraki, Ribadu, Bafarawa disagree over Buhari

John Alechenu, Sam Awoyinfa and Peter Dada The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki; a former Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa and an ex-Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu,  on Monday, differed

Lecturer, accomplice arraigned over alleged N6m Fraud

Court gavel. Paul Iyoghojie A 56-year old man who claimed to be a lecturer in a private University in Lagos, Charles Okonji and a businessman Akinola Olubayo, 50, have been arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate Court for allegedly using a

Champions League: Inter’s late comeback stuns Spurs

A stunning Mauro Icardi volley sparked a stunning late Inter Milan comeback as the Italian side beat Tottenham 2-1 on their return to the Champions League after a seven-year absence on Tuesday. Christian Eriksen’s deflected strike gave Spurs a 53rd-minute

Champions League: Mourinho bemoans Young Boys’ ‘huge advantage’

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has described the artificial pitch in Bern as a “huge advantage” for Young Boys, as they prepare to kick off their Champions League Group H campaign on Wednesday night. He, however, urged his players to

Buhari Praises Nigerians For Kicking ‘Selfish Leaders’ Out

   President Muhammadu Buhari has praised Nigerians for kicking ‘selfish leaders’ out of government. He said his administration has zero tolerance for corruption and therefore, thanked Nigerians for voting in the administration in 2015. The President made the comments

Osun Must Not Allow The Dark Days To Return – Buhari

   President Muhammadu Buhari has urged residents of Osun State not to allow the ‘dark days’ to return. He urged the residents to come out in their numbers and vote during the governorship election on September 22. He made

Liverpool vs PSG: How Klopp ‘charmed’ Mbappe

Report has emerged on how Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp, ‘charmed’ Kylian Mbappe, in his failed bid to sign the player last year. Before he left Monaco to sign for Paris Saint-Germain, Mbappe was courted by every top club in Europe.

Liverpool vs PSG: Livescore from Champions League Group C fixture

Last year’s runners-up Liverpool, begin their Champions League quest this season, with a tough home fixture against Paris Saint-Germain. Jurgen Klopp’s men were defeated 3-1 by Real Madrid in June and will be seeking to go one step further this

Candidate promises not to pardon ex-president Lula if he wins presidency

Brazilian Presidential Candidate, Fernando Haddad, said on Tuesday he would not pardon former President Luiz Lula – sentenced to 12 years in prison on corruption charges – if he is elected president in October. Haddad was chosen last week to