2019: Ezekwesili Challenges Buhari To A 20-hour Debate

A former minister of education and the presidential candidate for the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Obiageli Ezekwesili has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to a 20-hour debate. Ezekwesili said the debate will provide a platform for the president to defend the achievements of his administration or lack of it. The former minister also said […]

Run Inclusive Govt, Non Natives Tell Niger Governor

Deliberate style of exclusiveness by the present administration in Niger State under Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello has again come under criticism as an elder statesman in the state and a chieftain of Pan Yoruba group, Chief Olawale Ajayi argued that it has put a strain on the oneness of Nigeria. Elder Ajayi said the style […]

CAN In Niger Wants Muslim/Christian Joint Ticket For Guber Race

Christian Association of Nigeria, (CAN) in Niger State has called on  the governorship candidates of all political parties in the state to ensure they pick a Muslim/Christian tag team partnership for the 2019 governorship election in the interest of fairness and ensure respect to balance in polarity between the two major religions in the country. […]

Nigerian Air Force decimates Boko Haram hideout in Bogum, Borno

The Nigerian Air Force says its Air Task Force, ATF, of Operation Lafiya Dole has decimated a Boko Haram Terrorist, BHT, hideout and neutralised several insurgents at Bogum in Northern Borno. Ibikunle Daramola, NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, made this known in a statement on Monday. Mr Daramola, an air-commodore, who noted that the […]

Smokers, drug addicts liable to kidney cancer – Expert

Ovo Samuel, a medical officer at the General Hospital Ughelli in Edo State, says smokers are liable to develop kidney cancer at age 40 and above. Ovo, who disclosed this in an interview with newsmen on Monday in Benin, said cigarette smoking damaged the kidney and lungs. He said some of the possible symptoms of […]

Impeachment looms as Kano Assembly begins probe on Ganduje bribe videos

The Kano House of Assembly has opened probe on the bribe-taking videos of the state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, published by DAILY NIGERIAN. Raising a matter of urgent public importance on Monday, a member representing Warawa Constituency, Labaran Madari, said the assembly should investigate the authenticity of the video and take measures. Mr Madari said the […]

EPL: Lukaku talks on Manchester United exit, eyes move to Serie A

Romelu Lukaku has admitted he hopes to play in Italy in the future, casting doubt over his long-term future at Manchester United. Lukaku has scored four goals in seven Premier League starts this season, but has yet to hit top form, as Jose Mourinho’s side continue to struggle. With Mourinho’s own future up in the […]

Libya vs Nigeria: Samuel Kalu reveals Super Eagles’ 2nd leg game plan

Super Eagles forward, Samuel Kalu has revealed his team game plan when they take on Libya on Tuesday in the 2nd Leg of the 2019 African Cup of Nations, AFCON, qualifying fixture. The Eagles head to the game after a 4-0 win against the North Africans in the 1st leg played on Saturday in Uyo. […]

EPL: Manchester United to take final decision on Antonio Valencia’s future

Manchester United are set to take final decision on defender, Antonio Valencia’s future, at the club. Valencia is set to leave Old Trafford on a free transfer due to a clause in his contract. The Ecuador international’s current contract at United will expire at the end of the season. The Sun reports that United’s board […]