NDLEA seizes 272kg of cannabis in Osun

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Osun State Command, has seized 272kg of Canabis Sativa, popularly called India Hemp, arresting one suspect in the process. Samuel Egbeola, the state commandant of the agency disclosed this through a statement he made available to journalists in Osogbo, the Osun State capital on Saturday. According to him, […]

Liverpool striker, Firmino to be investigated over racism allegations

The Football Association will open an investigation into allegations by the Everton defender, Mason Holgate, that he was racially abused by Roberto Firmino during Liverpool’s FA Cup win at Anfield. Both players clashed in the first half of the match, before Firmino reacted angrily and said something to Holgate, who erupted furiously. Holgate had to […]

FA Cup: Mourinho apologizes for taking Mkhitaryan off after first half

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has publicly apologized for substituting Henrikh Mkhitaryan, after the first half of their 2-0 win over Derby County in the FA Cup on Friday. Mourinho revealed after the game, that he said sorry to the Armenian in front of the entire squad. Mkhitaryan was hooked off after the first half […]

Transfer news: Liverpool tell Barcelona Coutinho’s price

Liverpool have told Barcelona to pay £145million if they want to land Philippe Coutinho. The fee would be the biggest for a player who does not have a release clause in his contract. Jurgen Klopp’s squad flew out to Dubai on Friday night for a training camp without Coutinho, as negotiations over his move to […]

Governor Umahi orders investigation into death of football fan

Governor David Umahi has ordered an investigation into the alleged death of one Obinna Igwe, a native of Ndufu Echara, Ikwo in Ikwo local government area of the state. Recall that the deceased, Obinna Igwe was shot dead during a football match. The Governor in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Emmanuel Uzor described […]

Abuja-Kaduna railway: Senator Bruce hits El-rufai over Yar’Adua

The Senator representing Bayelsa East, Ben Murray Bruce, has told Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir el-Rufai, that his (El-Rufai’s) hatred for late former President, Musa Ya’Adua has clouded his judgement on who initiated the Abuja-Kaduna railway. The lawmaker said this in response to the governor’s reaction to his first tweet that the immediate past President, […]

Buhari’s Board appointment: Ondo APC kicks over inclusion of AD members

The recent list of appointees into Federal Boards and agencies released by the Federal government is generating controversy in Ondo State. Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state are embittered on the appointment of some members of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) in the state. Sources confirmed to DAILYPOST that Governor Oluwarotimi […]

Declare marauding herdsmen as terrorists – NANS tells FG

The leadership of the National Association of Nigerian students (NANS) has condemned the gruesome murder of farmers in Benue State by herdsmen. It called on the Federal Government to label marauding herdsmen across the country a terrorist group. This was contained in a press release signed by the Public Relations Officer of NANS, Comrade Okereafor […]

Ex-chairman NBA, Marc Enamhe tasks Buhari on Corruption fight, unemployment

A former Chairman of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Barrister Marc Enamhe has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to make corruption fight and employment top in his agenda for 2018. He said that corruption fight should be fought frontally.  Barrister Enamhe, who spoke to DAILY POST, lamented the effects of corruption in Nigeria. “Nigerians voted […]