Tiger Woods, arrested on suspicion of DUI, blames prescriptions

(CNN)Golfer Tiger Woods, arrested on Memorial Day in Florida on suspicion of driving under the influence, said alcohol was not involved and he had “an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications.” Woods, currently rehabbing from back surgery, provided a statement to media outlets. He said he did not realize the mix of medications “had affected me […]

President Buhari may return next week, Sahara Reporters claims

– President Muhammadu Buhari may return to the country next week – This is according to online newspaper, Sahara Reporters – The president is currently on medical vacation in the United Kingdom According to a tweet by the online newspaper, Buhari may return to Nigeria from the United Kingdom next week, “but nobody is willing […]

Democracy Day: Nigerians In S/Africa Call For Diaspora Voting

The Nigerian community in South Africa, on Monday, suggested that one of the ways to deepen democracy in Nigeria was to introduce Diaspora Voting. Mr Ikechukwu Anyene, the President of the Nigerian community in that country from Pretoria, made this suggestion in a telephone chat. Diaspora Voting is all about external voting, which may be […]

Update: Black Democracy Day: 3-Storey Building Collapses In Lagos, 2 Dead, 14 Rescued

It is a black Democracy Day in Lagos, as another three-storey building on Lagos Island collapsed on Monday morning with two people confirmed dead and 14 others rescued. This is the fourth building to have collapsed in Lagos in less than months. PM News gathered that the collapsed three-storey building was being renovated with people […]

General Buhari’s social investment programme not a favour-Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo says the Social Investment Programme of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is not done as a favour to Nigerians. According to the acting president, the programme is done to them because they are citizens of the country. Osinbajo was speaking today at the Banquet Hall of the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in […]

Ronaldo admits to Messi ‘love’ but tips namesake for another Ballon d’Or

The legendary Brazilian is reluctant to speculate on which of the Barcelona and Real Madrid stars is the best, but is impressed by the latter’s form Ronaldo considers both Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to be “fantastic”, but is tipping the Real Madrid star to net another Ballon d’Or in 2017. The legendary Brazilian striker […]

Osinbajo to Nigerians: You deserve a nation that works

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo says all Nigerians deserve a nation that works, not merely for the rich or connected, but for everyone; promising that we will, with your support and cooperation, take every step needed to create that country of our dreams.” The acting president stated  this in his Democracy Day speech released in the […]