Giwa’s lawyer tackles FIFA over threat to ban Nigeria

President Buhari and FIFA boss Gianni Infantino By Emmanuel Afonne A lawyer, Ardzard Habilla, has said that the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) cannot ban Nigeria over the lingering leadership crisis in the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) which needed to be sorted out internally by the country’s judiciary. Habilla, who is counsel to Chris […]

Mawakiya Aretha Franklin ta rasu tana da shekara 76

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGES Shahararriyar mawakiyar nan ‘yar Amurka Aretha Franklin, ta rasu a birnin Detroit, tana da shekara 76. Franklin tana da wakokin kimanin 20 da suka fi fice a Amurka a tsawon shekara 70 da ta yi tana wake-wake. A watan Nuwambar bara ne ta yi wasan karshen a birnin New York. A […]

Amarya ta ‘kashe’ jaririn kishiyarta da tafasasshiyar miyar kubewa

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionRundunar ‘yan sandan Najeriya Rundunar ‘yan sandan jihar Jigawa a arewacin Najeriya ta ce tana tsare da wata amarya wadda ta watsa wa uwargidanta tare da danta dan wata 10 tafasasshiyar miyar kubewa a jikinsu. Mai magana da yawun ‘yan sandan jihar, CP Abdu Jinjiri ya shaida wa BBC cewa lamarin […]

An yi tir da tsare dan jaridar Premium Times a Najeriya

Hakkin mallakar hotoPREMIU TIMESImage captionAn kama Samuel Ogundipe ne bayan ya kwaramta wata wasikar da sufeto janar din ‘yan sanda ya rubuta. Kungiyoyin kare hakkin bil’adama da hakkin ‘yan jaridu a Najeriya na ci gaba da Alla-wadai tare da kira a gaggauta sakin dan jaridar nan na Premium Times Samuel Ogundipe, da jami’an tsaro ke […]

Ibeto ‘s Guber Ambition Divides Niger PDP

Dickson Expectedly, former Deputy Governor of Niger State and immediate past Ambassador to South Africa, Hon Ahmed Musa Ibeto has presented his letter of intent to the People Democratic Party (PDP) executives led by the  Chairman, Tanko Beji, confirming  the speculation that he rejoined  the party in order to actualize his governorship ambition The  formal […]

Prophet in police net for ‘defrauding’ Church members with fake prophecies in Delta

A 45-year-old self-acclaimed prophet, Bright Ossai in Asaba, Delta State is currently in police net over his serial fake prophecies, and for allegedly defrauding unsuspecting members of the public. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Muhammad Mustafa, who confirmed that the prophet was arrested following a petition submitted by some of his victims, told […]

Court sentences driver to death for robbing boss with toy gun

An Ikeja High Court on Wednesday sentenced a driver, Monsuru Ayoola, to death for robbing his former boss Lanre Alabi in 2015 with a toy gun and machete. Ayoola, a resident of No. 153, Adeniyi Adeniji St., Lagos Island, Lagos, who was arraigned on March 14, 2016, had alleged that his former employer owed him […]

Real Madrid v Atletico: We can’t deny missing Ronaldo – Casemiro opens up

Real Madrid midfielder, Carlos Casemiro, has reflected on the exit of Cristiano Ronaldo from the club. The Spanish giants, who allowed Ronaldo join Juventus this summer, lost 4-2 to Atletico Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup on Wednesday. That was their first competitive game since the Portuguese’ departure. Casemiro admitted they missed Ronaldo’s presence against […]

EPL: Manchester United react to training ground ‘fight’ between Pogba, Mourinho

Manchester United have described reports that manager Jose Mourinho and Paul Pogba had a big bust-up as “absolute nonsense”, insisting that their relationship is good, Sky Sports reports. Rumours surfaced on Thursday that Mourinho had warned Pogba not to speak out to the media and he should ask for a transfer if he wanted to […]