World Cup: Super Falcons’ Round of 16 chances boosted after Argentina vs Scotland thriller

Nigeria’s chances of playing in the FIFA Women’s World Cup Round of 16 were boosted on Wednesday, following the completion of Group D fixtures. England beat Japan 2-0 and more importantly, Argentina fought back from 2-0 down to draw 3-3 with Scotland in a thrilling affair. The result ensures Scotland cannot qualify as one of […]

World Cup: Super Falcons’ Round of 16 chances boosted after Argentina vs Scotland thriller

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Kogi guber: Yahaya Bello doesn’t deserve another term – Youths kick against direct primary

Kogi Youth Movement (KYM), a volunteer group of youths from Kogi State, on Wednesday rejected the second term ambition of Governor Yahaya Bello and insisted on direct primary to pick the candidate of the All Progressives Congress ahead of the November 21 governorship election. The youths, who protested against Bello’s 2nd term ambition at the […]

Kogi guber: Yahaya Bello doesn’t deserve another term – Youths kick against direct primary

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Appointments: Fintiri directs Adamawa PDP to submit lists of loyal party members

Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State has directed the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) executives from the 21 local government areas of the state to submit lists of 15 people from each local government for consideration for political appointments by his administration. Fintiri gave the directive on Wednesday in Yola during his meeting with the state […]

Appointments: Fintiri directs Adamawa PDP to submit lists of loyal party members

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Boko Haram: Troops destroy new terrorists’ camps, rescue 2 women, 3 children in Borno

Troops of the 112 Task Force Battalion on clearance operations in conjunction with Civilian Joint Task Force have neutralized more members of the Boko Haram terrorists when they raided a cluster of recently-established camps along Kajeri village, Borno state. A statement released Wednesday by the Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Colonel Sagir Musa, indicated that […]

Boko Haram: Troops destroy new terrorists’ camps, rescue 2 women, 3 children in Borno

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Transfer: Woodward to sign three players Mourinho recommended for Man Utd

Manchester United are working on signing some of the players Jose Mourinho recommended to the board, before he was sacked in December 2018, the UK Sun reports. Mourinho has since been replaced by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who has been working alongside United’s executive vice-chairman, Ed Woodward, as he seeks to rebuild the squad ahead of […]

Transfer: Woodward to sign three players Mourinho recommended for Man Utd

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BREAKING: Buhari minister’s son, Dayo Adewole regains freedom

Adedayo Adewole, the son of former Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, has regained his freedom. Tribune reports that a family source confirmed the development Wednesday evening. Dayo was kidnapped on Tuesday at about 6m from his farm at Iroko community in Akinyele Local Government Area of Oyo State. Men of the Nigeria Police Force […]

BREAKING: Buhari minister’s son, Dayo Adewole regains freedom

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EPL: Harry Redknapp predicts where Man United, Chelsea, Man City, Liverpool will finish next season

A former Tottenham manager, Harry Redknapp, has predicted that Manchester City will be involved in a three-horse race for the Premier League title next season. He also said that Manchester United will face another battle with Arsenal and Chelsea for a top four spot. Redknapp added that his former club Tottenham will offer a more […]

EPL: Harry Redknapp predicts where Man United, Chelsea, Man City, Liverpool will finish next season

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Transfer: Solskjaer reacts as Man United sign new deal with Mata

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has described midfielder, Juan Mata, as one of the most intelligent players he has ever worked with. Solskjaer stated this while expressing his happiness at the news that the Spain’s 2010 World Cup winner has signed a new deal at the club. Mata had on Wednesday signed a new […]

Transfer: Solskjaer reacts as Man United sign new deal with Mata

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Akinlade vs Abiodun: What happened at Ogun Election Tribunal on Wednesday

Ogun State Election Petition Tribunal has suspended sitting on petition number EPT/GOV/01/2019 following the alleged threat to the lives of the petitioner, Adekunle Akinlade, the governorship candidate of the Allied People’s Movement (APM) and his witnesses. After calling three witnesses, Counsel to the Petitioner, Sebastine Hon Esq., at the sitting on Wednesday informed the panel […]

Akinlade vs Abiodun: What happened at Ogun Election Tribunal on Wednesday

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INEC Returning, Collation Officers speak on Nigeria’s 2019 elections

University teachers, who served as Returning and Collation Officers during the 2019 General Elections in Lagos State have called for reforms in the nation’s electoral system to deepen democracy. They made the advocacy in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on the sidelines of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) 2019 State […]

INEC Returning, Collation Officers speak on Nigeria’s 2019 elections

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NNPC to resume oil search in Chad Basin 2 years after Boko Haram attack

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it will resume crude oil search in the Chad Basin immediately it gets clearance from security agencies in the country. NNPC staff working for Frontier Exploration Services and their consultants from the University of Maiduguri were attacked and some of them abducted on July 25, 2017. The Group […]

NNPC to resume oil search in Chad Basin 2 years after Boko Haram attack

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Abacha: Ex-NLC leader makes revelations on Tinubu’s ‘betrayal’ of MKO Abiola

Hon. Joseph Akinlaja, former Deputy President, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has reacted to the allegations against the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, by MKO Abiola’s son, Kola. Kola had alleged that the former governor of Lagos begged the late Gen. Sani Abacha for the post of a commissioner in the […]

Abacha: Ex-NLC leader makes revelations on Tinubu’s ‘betrayal’ of MKO Abiola

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Details of Senate President Lawan’s meeting with Osinbajo on Wednesday revealed

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday, met with President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Lawan, who fielded questions from State House correspondents afterwards, said the courtesy visit was to thank Osinbajo for the support and all the interventions he made, during the contest for leadership of the 9th National Assembly. […]

Details of Senate President Lawan’s meeting with Osinbajo on Wednesday revealed

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Gov. Ikpeazu inaugurates 17 LG Transition Committee chairmen in Abia

The Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, Wednesday, swore in Transition Chairman and Deputies for the 17 local government areas of the state. Addressing the 17 LG Transition Committee chairmen and deputies at the event held in Michael Okpara Auditorium, the governor charged them to perform their duties with diligence and honesty, as well as […]

Gov. Ikpeazu inaugurates 17 LG Transition Committee chairmen in Abia

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Abdulrazaq sacks board of directors in Kwara

Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara State Wednesday dissolved the board of directors of all state-owned companies. In addition, he also directed that the operations of their bank accounts be ” suspended until further notice” according to a statement by the Permanent secretary, General Services, Mr Adegboyega Mobolaji Odetokun, on behalf of the Secretary to the […]

Abdulrazaq sacks board of directors in Kwara

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BREAKING: Buhari makes first appointment, returns Ahmed Idris as AGF

President Muhammadu Buhari has reappointed Mr. Ahmed Idris, as the Accountant General of the Federation. The Director, Communications, Office of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (OHoSCF), Mrs. Wunmi Ogunmosunle, made the announcement in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. The appointment will take effect from June 25. The statement read: “The […]

BREAKING: Buhari makes first appointment, returns Ahmed Idris as AGF

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Gunmen hijack commercial bus, kidnap driver, passengers in Rivers

The Rivers State Police Command says three passengers and a driver were kidnapped after gunmen hijacked a bus along Emohua axis of the East-West Road. Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Nnamdi Omoni, while confirming the incident, said the armed men struck at Evekwu in Emohua. Omoni added that commercial bus has been […]

Gunmen hijack commercial bus, kidnap driver, passengers in Rivers

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Edo: Obaseki issues strong warning to thugs, others

Edo State Government has warned individuals and groups with intent to disrupt peace in the state by re-enacting the era of thuggery and civil disturbances to desist from such act capable of sabotaging the effort of Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration. The Commissioner for Communication and Orientation, Hon. Paul Ohonbamu in a statement said, the state […]

Edo: Obaseki issues strong warning to thugs, others

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Youths protest Ikpeazu’s choice of LG Transition Committee chairmen in Aba with coffins

Aba Ngwa Youths Congress on Wednesday shut down commercial activities in Aba North and South Local Government Secretariats to protest against Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu’s choice of Transition Committee (TC) chairmen for the two council areas. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the governor appointed Dr. Christian Okoli, otherwise known as Macro, and Mr. Charles […]

Youths protest Ikpeazu’s choice of LG Transition Committee chairmen in Aba with coffins

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Kogi traditional rulers meet Buhari, demand slot for Minister of Finance

Traditional rulers in Kogi State on Wednesday met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja and told him they were no longer content with the Minister of State’s slot. According to them, their status in the federal cabinet has to be upgraded and they specifically demanded the Minister of Finance post. They […]

Kogi traditional rulers meet Buhari, demand slot for Minister of Finance

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Anthony Joshua’s rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr to be confirmed next week

Boxing promoter, Eddie Hearn, has disclosed that Anthony Joshua will finalise a rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr next week. Joshua’s world heavyweight title reign and unbeaten record were ended by a stunning defeat to Ruiz Jr in New York earlier this month and Hearn has activated a clause to enforce an immediate second fight. A […]

Anthony Joshua’s rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr to be confirmed next week

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