PSG gun down Solskjaer Man United for reality check

Mbappe and other PSG players bring down Man United for reality check Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted his side were shown how much they still have to improve after being swept aside by an injury-hit Paris Saint-Germain(PSG) 2-0 in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 tie on Tuesday. Presnel […]

Election: Why thuggery is on the increase – Educationist

Election: Why thuggery is on the increase – Educationist By Taiye Agbaje Nwakacha, who is the founder Greenfield University Kaduna, disclosed this in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Monday. NAN reports that supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) had, on […]

Consistent citizen education needed to curb hate content – Stakeholders

Consistent citizen education needed to curb hate content on social media – Stakeholders By Joshua Olomu Educators and other stakeholders have called for sustained citizens enlightenment by relevant authorities to curb the spreading of hate contents on social media platforms. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the stakeholders, who constitute a panel of […]

Tension in Uganda over suspected Ebola death

Ebola in Uganda (Xinhua/NAN) Ugandan authorities on Tuesday quarantined 13 people, who picked up a body of suspected Ebola death in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), as hemorrhagic fever tests are carried out. The Ministry of Health and World Health Organisation (WHO) in a joint statement disclosed this in Kampala. The statement said that […]

Dangote: We need to do more for Africa

Halima Dangote Halima Dangote, Group Executive Director of Dangote Group, has emphasised that, “we need to do more collectively for Africa”. She made the suggestion at the Africa Business Health Forum in Addis Ababa. She spoke to Denny, correspondent for APO at a question and answer session on Tuesday. Q: Your foundation has obviously got […]

Fire destroys 4,965 card readers in Awka

The card reader With less than four days to the presidential election, fire engulfed the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Awka, destroying 4,695 card readers. INEC confirmed that the incident happened on Tuesday. Mr Festus Okoye, National Commissioner, Chairman of Information and Voter Education Committee, said that there was no fatality […]


Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has called for maintainance of peace, law and order especially as the general election draws near. The Governor gave the advise when he rounded up his statewide gubernatorial and re-election bid campaign rally in Suleja Local Government Area of the state. He noted that “peace is paramount and ultimate […]