University of Lagos postpones UTME candidates’ screening

Strike by non-academic staff of universities has compelled the University of Lagos (Unilag) to postpone screening of Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) candidates which was billed to start on Monday. The screening, earlier scheduled to end on December 15, is for the 2017/2018 academic session. In a statement signed in Lagos by Taiwo Oloyede, a […]

President Buhari asks Senate to confirm Anthony Ojukwu as NHRC scribe

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Anthony Okechuwku Ojukwu as the executive secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC). The nomination of Ojukwu was contained in a letter read by Senate President Bukola Saraki on the floor of the upper legislative chamber on Tuesday. Buhari asked the senators to confirm the nominee according to the […]

Manchester Derby: De Bruyne insists Pogba’s absence not “karma”

Manchester City playmaker, Kevin De Bruyne, has said he wishes Paul Pogba was available for Sunday’s Derby, as he enjoys coming up against the best players. Pogba will be starting a three-match ban after his red card in Manchester United’s 3-1 win at Arsenal for a challenge on Héctor Bellerín. The United midfielder said last […]

Premier League: De Gea is Manchester United third best goalkeeper ever – Mourinho

Manchester United cocah, Jose Mourinho has said goalkeeper, David de Gea is the club’s third best goalkeeper, behind Sergio Romero and Joel Pereira. Romero will start for United against CSKA Moscow on Tuesday and Mourinho said the Argentina international not De Gea was the world’s best. Asked if he had worked with or come up […]

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid: Conte warns Simeone to prepare for Europa League

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, has expressed confidence ahead of their final Champions League group fixture, telling opponents Atlético Madrid: “You may be in good form, but so are we.” Atlético have reached the Champions League final twice in the past three seasons and are unbeaten in La Liga, but even victory might not be enough […]

Comedian, I Go Dye writes open letter to Atiku Abubakar

Francis Agoda, I Go Dye, has dished out advice to former vice President, Atiku Abubakar, following his formal return to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The Comedian said Atiku should quit ”using sentimental empathy on the youths to express his political ambition,” rather he advocated for a process that will afford the youth the opportunity […]

N62,000 rent: Tension grips Ibadan traders over revocation notice

Tension is currently gripping shop owners at the popular Scout Camp Market in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital as the expiration of ultimatum given to them by the state government expires tomorrow (Tuesday). DAILY POST gathered Monday evening that most of the traders at the market are currently in a sober mood as they face […]

PDP convention: Atiku to visit PDP headquarters to determine attendance

Former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar will on Tuesday visit the national headquarters of the Peoples Democratic Party, Abuja to determine his attendance to the forth coming PDP convcention. This follows his return to the party which he left in 2014.  The Publicity Secretary of the caretaker committee, Mr. Dayo Adeyeye, confirmed the planned visit by Atiku in […]

2019: PDP will be stronger force – Okowa

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Convention Committee and Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa, yesterday expressed optimism that the party will be more united, following its upcoming convention on December 9. He said as a result, the PDP will be a much stronger force to contend with in the 2019 presidential […]