We have ‘serious’ case against Saraki – FG tells CCT

The Federal Government on Thursday asked the Code of Conduct Tribunal to dismiss the no-case submission filed by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, to fault the evidence led by the prosecution in relation to the 16 charges of false declaration and other related offences preferred against him. The Senate President, through his no-case submission filed […]

Herrera wants ‘long’ Man United stay despite Barca talk

Ander Herrera has told Sport360 that he is targeting a long stay at Manchester United despite reported interest from Barcelona. The midfielder has been linked with a move back to Spain to link up with his former Athletic Bilbao manager Ernesto Valverde at the Camp Nou. But after winning United’s Player of the Year award, […]

EFCC re-opens case against ex-President Jonathan’s chief physician

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday in an FCT High Court, Maitama, opened its case against Dr Fortune Fiberesima, former President Goodluck Jonathan’s chief physician. Fiberesima was alleged to have abused his position as the chief physician to the former president in 2012 in awarding contracts valued at N258.9 million and N36.9 […]

Expert urges government to make ICT compulsory in schools

Mrs Getrude Kalu, an ICT expert has called on the Federal Government to make Information Communication Technology a compulsory subject and course in schools. Kalu made the call in Abuja in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday. “The world today has gone far in ICT so much so that in […]

Rainstorm kills at least 7 in Niger state

An overwhelming rainstorm that occurred in Niger State between Tuesday and Wednesday has reportedly killed no fewer than seven persons. Among the seven reportedly killed was Abdulmumuni Mohammed, who was the village head of Masama in Duma District of Borgu Local Government Area of the state. An eyewitness said the storm, which was later accompanied […]

Nigerian students barricade N’Assembly, want FG to take over LAUTECH

Students drawn from various faculties of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomosho, on Thursday, stormed the National Assembly, demanding that the federal government should takeover the funding and administration of the institution. The students also decried the prolonged industrial action, which had kept them in one level for almost 2 years.   DAILY […]

Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the best – Messi

Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi, has hailed Cristiano Ronaldo as one of the best footballers on the planet and insists there is no great rivalry between them. The duo are often compared given their superstar status and positions with Spain’s two great rival clubs: Barcelona and Real Madrid. But the two players have recently played down […]

DISTRICT HEAD OF GAL – KOGO DEAD

The Death of the District Head of Galadima Kogo in Shiroro LG. Alhaji Salihu Abubakar at the age of 87 years has occurred. He is survived by 3 wives and many Grand Children. He has since been buried according to Muslim Rite May Almighty Allah Grant Him Aljana Fridaus Source: Family

Osinbajo in Maiduguri hours after Boko Haram attack

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo is currently in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital, for an official state visit.   Osinbajo, who arrived the state, hours after Boko Haram insurgents attacked some towns in Maiduguri, the state capital is expected to launch the special intervention relief plan for Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs. The terrorist group had […]