Transfer news: Griezmann to make decision between Man Utd, Barcelona

Atletico Madrid ace, Antoine Griezmann, is expected to make decision between Manchester United or Barcelona transfer, ESPN reports. According to the report, the France international has a €100 million release clause in his contract with Atletico Madrid after signing a new deal with the Spanish club in June.  Griezmann came close to joining United last […]

Transfer news: Wenger gives latest update on Alexis Sanchez’s move to Man City

Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger, has said “it’s very quiet”, as it concerns Alexis Sanchez’s proposed move to Manchester City. Sanchez almost made the switch to the Etihad Stadium last summer, but a potential £60million deadline-day move fell through at the last minute, because the Gunners could not seal a deal for the Chilean’s replacement.  The […]

Wenger vows to punish Iwobi for partying before Nottingham Forest game

Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, has said that Alex Iwobi will be fined, if it is true that he was partying until 3.30am the day before their FA Cup third-round clash at Nottingham Forest. According to The Sun, Iwobi was caught on camera dancing in central London at 2.37am on Saturday morning and the video was […]

Spare us your lies, fake promises – PDP fires Oyegun, APC

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, advised the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, to stop giving excuses and shifting of blames over what it termed “the failures and inherent confusion in the APC-led Federal Government.” The party blamed Oyegun for attempting to exonerate his party of complicity on the […]

Jonathan’s ex-aide, Omokri reacts to FG’s claim on Fulani herdsmen

Reno Omokri, former aide to ex-President, Goodluck Jonathan, has reacted to the assertion by the Federal Government that it has not done enough in curbing the activities of Fulani herdsmen. Minister for Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbe, made the remark yesterday at a meeting between the Minister of Interior, Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, five state governors […]

2019: Kalu gives reasons why Igbos must support Buhari’s second term bid

Orji Kalu, former Governor of Abia State, has urged Igbos to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari if they want to produce a president after 2019. The All Progressives Congress, APC, Chieftain gave the call while throwing his weight behind Buhari’s reportedly second term bid. Speaking with journalists, in his Camp Neya country home, in the […]

Benue killings: Buhari, Ortom in closed door meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari and the governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, are currently meeting inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The governor reportedly arrived the Presidential Villa at 10:50am and was led straight to the President’s office. The two leaders are currently meeting for the first time since the recent killings recorded in Benue state.   […]

Jega, Okebukola get federal appointments

Nigerian government has appointed former Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission, Prof. Peter Okebukola; and ex-Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega, among those to review the country’s university system. Executive Secretary, NUC, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, made this known in an interview with journalists in Abuja on Monday. He spoke after appearing before […]

Fulani Herdsmen: Buhari orders IGP Idris to relocate to Benue

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris to move immediately to Benue State to restore law and order. Buhari gave the order on Monday night, according to a statement by police spokesman, Jimoh Moshood. The order came as more killings of innocent people by herdsmen in Guma and Logo Local […]