FIFA threat: Osinbajo, Dalung in closed door meeting

President Buhari and FIFA boss Gianni Infantino Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo , is currently meeting behind closed doors  with the Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung. The acting president and the sports minister went in for the meeting shortly after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting on Wednesday. The reason for the meeting was not yet […]

Nigerian players beg Osinbajo to withdraw DSS from NFF

Protesters demanding withdrawal of DSS operatives from the secretariat of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) in Abuja By Emmanuel Afonne The National Association of Nigerian Footballers (NANF) has pleaded with Acting President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, to intervene in the current leadership tussle in the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) by ensuring the laws of the land are […]

Za mu yi wa Kwankwaso da Shekarau adalci a Kano – PDP

Hakkin mallakar hoto@KWANKWASORM Kusan ana iya cewa Jam`iyyar adawa ta PDP a jihar Kano na kunshe da wasu manyan bangarorin siyasa uku, inda kowane gida ke tinkaho da jama`arsa. Wadannan ‘yan siyasa sun hada da tsoffin gwamnonin jihar biyu, wato Rabi`u Musa Kwankwaso wanda ya yi wa jam`iyyar kome da Malam Ibrahim Shekarau da kuma […]

Da gaske ne EFCC ta samu kudi a gidan Lawal Daura?

Hakkin mallakar hotoFACEBOOK/ EFCCImage captionBankado kudaden da EFCC ta yi a Lago a watan Afrilu na 2017 ya ja hankalin ‘yan Najeriya a lokacin. Ranar 7 ga watan Agusta ne dai mukaddashin shugaban Najeriya, Yemi Osinbajo ya kori Lawal Daura daga mukamin shugaban rundunar tsaro ta farin kaya (DSS) bayan jami’an hukumar sun hana sanatocin […]

Fragrance of hospitality

Saudi authorities at the Grand Mosque in Makkah welcome pilgrims with high quality natural ittar (perfume) and bukhoor (agarwood) incense. Director responsible for receiving visitors in the Grand Mosque Muhammad Al-Batty said pilgrims are greeted with incense at the entrance to the mosque and in the corridors. — SPA Saudi gazette

Taiwanese pilgrims impressed by facilities

Taiwanese pilgrims stand in front of the Jabal Al-Rahma in Arafat. — Courtesy photo Saudi Gazette report JEDDAH — A group of 25 Taiwanese Muslims arrived in the Kingdom last Sunday on a journey of a lifetime. “Although we are small in numbers in comparison to other countries, but coming to the most sacred place on […]

Coordination among Haj service bodies ‘excellent’

Prince Khaled Al-Faisal views the model of one of the projects being implemented by the Holy Sites Development Authority. Makkah Emir Prince Khaled Al-Faisal addresses a press conference in Muzdalifah on Tuesday. Badea Abu Naja Saudi Gazette MAKKAH — Emir of Makkah Prince Khaled Al-Faisal has said he is extremely impressed by the high level of […]

NORTH CENTRAL ZONAL ELIMINATION GAME

PRESS RELEASE Niger State Ministry of Sports Development had announced the commencement of the zonal Elimination Game taking place at Ilorin Kwara State from 15th – 19th 2018, in a press statement contained by the Ministry, Niger State will be participating in five (5) team games namely football, Hockey, Handball, Basketball and Volleyball. The state […]

Kvitova ousts Williams, Federer cruises on

Petra Kvitova: ousts Serena Williams Serena Williams hope for the Cincinnati title ended Tuesday night when eighth seeded Petra Kvitova used her precision serve to overpower her  6-3, 2-6, 6-3 in their second round match. It was her second victory over Williams in all their encounters on tour. However, Williams had a positive to take […]