La Liga will be tougher this season – Zidane

Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, has said this season will be even “more difficult”, as they begin their defence of the La Liga title on Sunday evening at Deportivo La Coruna. Zidane’s side are heavy favourites to retain the Spanish championship for the first time in a decade, especially after this week’s 5-1 Spanish Super […]

Tinubu speaks on Buhari’s return to Nigeria

A national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has described the return of President Muhammadu Buhari from London as symbolic. Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos State said it was heartening to think of the things that can now be achieved with President Buhari back to lead the nation. In a […]

Buhari: Governors Shettima, Bello react to president’s return

Borno Governor, Kashim Shettima, has expressed his joy over the return of President Muhammadu Buhari. Shettima, who was on a condolence visit to Kaduna when the President arrived Abuja on Saturday, said it was for Buhari’s love for the northeast that Borno State Government pioneered prayers for the President’s health during his first medical trip […]

JAMB delists management courses in seven universities

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has delisted management courses of some universities in its current admission brochure. They are Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO), Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Modibbo Adamawa Federal University of Technology, Yola (MAUTY), Federal University of Technology, Minna (FUTMINNA), Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Michael Okpara […]

2019: Why PDP is yet to endorse Fayose for president – Makarfi

The Chairman of the Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi has explained why the part is yet to endorse Governor Ayodele Fayose’s presidential ambition. DAILY POST reports that Fayose stole the show few weeks ago when he stormed the PDP non-elective convention in Abuja with his campaign posters. But speaking with […]

Buhari meets with Osinbajo, service chiefs behind closed doors

President Muhammadu Buhari held a brief meeting with Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, service chiefs and heads of other security agencies, following his arrival from London on Saturday. The closed-door meeting was held at the president’s official residence inside the Aso Rock Presidential Villa. Journalists and other government officials were denied access to the venue for […]

Osinbajo speaks on Buhari’s return

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday expressed happiness with the return of President Muhammadu Buhari from medical vacation in London, saying the president’s recovery was symbolic of the recovery of the country. Mr. Osinbajo said this while addressing state House Correspondents shortly after conferring with Mr. Buhari at his residence. “The message to Nigerians is […]

FRSC defends arrest of two men for alleged child trafficking

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has defended its recent arrest of two suspected child traffickers with 44 minors in Kaduna State, after a church faulted the action. The United Church of Christ in Nigeria, HEKAN, Kaduna, had issued a statement on Friday saying the children were its Sunday School pupils and the adults with […]