Okada riders spying for bandits, kidnappers in Oyo ― Amotekun Boss

The Chairman, Oyo State Security Network Agency, Amotekun corps, Kunle Togun, has alleged that several commercial motorcyclists popularly known as Okada riders in the state are spies for kidnappers and bandits in the state. Mr Togun was quoted as making the allegation in a statement by the state Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Dr […]

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Stop imposing Kukah on Muslims, MURIC tells Nigerian govt

The Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has called on the Federal Government and the National Peace Committee, NPC, to desist from imposing Bishop Mathew Hasan Kukah on Nigerian Muslims. In a statement on Tuesday the MURIC Director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, stated that Muslims have the right to boycott any committee or event in which the controversial […]

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After secret hand-over, NSCDC CG Gana still clings to office

The embattled Commandant-General of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Abdullahi Gana, has not fully handed over the mantle of leadership of the corps, DAILY NIGERIAN learnt. DAILY NIGERIAN reports that Mr Gana on Monday bowed out of service, following the expiration of his tenure extension on January 17, 2021. It was gathered […]

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Wilfred Ndidi in shock move to Real Madrid

Real Madrid have been linked with a shock move for Leicester City’s Wilfred Ndidi. According to Spanish transfer new site Fichajes.com, the Spanish giants are looking to strengthen their holding midfield position this summer. Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, is believed to see Ndidi as the best option. Brazilian Casemiro, who has been a stalwart across […]

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Alaba to join Real Madrid from Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich defender, David Alaba will join Real Madrid as a free agent next summer transfer window. This was disclosed by football transfer expert, Fabrizio Romano, on Monday night. According to Romano, Alaba’s dream was to play for Real Madrid in the future. “David Alaba’s dream was always to play for Real Madrid. The pre-contract […]

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Fulham vs Man United: Edwin van der Sar sends message to Van de Beek

Former Manchester United goalkeeper, Edwin van der Sar, has urged midfielder, Donny Van de Beek not to seek an exit from the club due to his lack of regularly playing game time. Van der Sar believes Van de Beek will eventually get there at Old Trafford, adding that there is no shame for him to […]

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EPL: Tottenham set price tag for Dele Alli amid interest from PSG

Tottenham Hotspur has set a price tag for their midfielder, Dele Alli, amid interest from Paris Saint-Germain this January transfer window. Alli has been strongly linked with a move to PSG since Mauricio Pochettino took charge of the French Ligue 1 champions last month. The player has fallen completely out of favour with Spurs’ manager, […]

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Gov Yahaya Bello warns Nigerians against COVID-19 vaccines, says they’re meant to kill people

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, has rejected the use of COVID-19 vaccine, claiming the jabs are meant to kill people. Nigeria is currently going through the second and more deadly wave of COVID-19 pandemic with an average of 1,000 cases daily being announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC. Nigerian authorities have […]

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Pope Francis gives Bishop Kukah new appointment

Pope Francis has appointed the Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Rev Matthew Kukah, into the Pontifical Council for human rights, justice and development. This was confirmed in a statement signed by The Director, Social Communications of Sokoto Diocese, Fr. Chris Omotosho, on Tuesday. Omotosho described Kukah’s appointment as a positive development, stating that it would bring […]

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