New Year’s Eve Tragedy: Eight burnt to death in Ondo road accident

Eight persons have been reported dead after a road crash which occurred at Ore, in Odigbo local government area of Ondo State. The deceased, who were said to be transiting through the state, were burnt to death in the lone accident. The accident occurred on the popular Oluwa Bridge at Ore. It was said to […]

EPL: Makelele blasts Pogba after Man Utd’s 4-1 over Bournemouth

Chelsea legend, Claude Makelele, has accused Paul Pogba of showing his opponents lack of respect with his goal celebrations. Pogba, who bagged a brace in Manchester United’s 4-1 win over Bournemouth on Sunday, celebrated both goals with an elaborate dance routine. But Makelele is not a fan of his countryman’s flamboyant showboating. Speaking on Astro […]

EPL: Solskjaer vows to change role Mourinho gave to Lukaku in Man Utd team

Manchester United caretaker manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has hinted that Romelu Lukaku will not play in a “target man” role as long as he is in charge. Lukaku endured a difficult first half of the season, struggling for form and fitness. The Belgian came on as a second-half substitute for the impressive Marcus Rashford in […]

EPL: What David Moyes told us after joining Manchester United as coach – Carrick

Former Manchester United midfielder, Michael Carrick has revealed the first thing ex-Red Devils manager, David Moyes told the team after taking over from legendary Sir Alex Ferguson. Moyes had signed a six-year deal when Ferguson retired, but lasted less than a season in charge before he was sacked. In his new autobiography titled: ‘Between the […]

Floyd Mayweather floors Japanese Nasukawa, maintains unbeaten record

Boxing champion, Floyd Mayweather on Monday trounced Japanese kick-boxing star Tenshin Nasukawa by a technical knockout in the first round of a New Year’s Eve “exhibition” bout that brought the US boxing superstar out of retirement. Mayweather floored Nasukawa, who is less than half his age, three times in the first round of the three-round […]

2019: How Buhari, Osinbajo are re-looting Abacha loot – Fayose claims

The immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has described the Federal Government’s TraderMoni scheme as a direct “re-looting of the Abacha loots.” The former Governor also described the scheme as an avenue for advanced votes buying. Fayose wondered why Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo should leave Abuja spending about N25 million on maintenance […]

2019: Dogara tells Nigerians what to do

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has urged Nigerians not to despair, but look to the future with optimism and absolute faith in the Almighty God as the country moves into 2019. Dogara, in a new year message, issued by his Special Adviser, Media & Public Affairs Turaki Hassan said although 2018 […]

What politicians, INEC, military should do in 2019 election – CAN

The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has issued a message to politicians and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ahead of the 2019 general election. Reverend Samson Ayokunle, President of CAN, asked politicians in the country to quit desperation for power,avoid vote buying come 2019. Ayokunle gave the charge in the New Year message signed […]

Shehu Shagari: What Nigeria will miss about late ex-President – Secondus

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has said Nigeria would miss the fatherly counsel of former President, Shehu Shagari, especially at this time when the country was going through difficult challenges ahead of a major election. Secondus, who said this on Monday in a statement by his Media Adviser, […]

Enugu inferno: No life was lost – Police

SP Ebere Amaraizu, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Enugu Police Command, on Monday said that no life was lost in the fire incident that occurred at Juhel Filling Station in Enugu Metropolis on Monday. NAN reports that the PPRO made the disclosure while addressing newsmen in Enugu. He said that the incident took place in […]