Sen. Umaru, Musa trade words over Niger East candidacy

Senator David Umaru and Mohammed Sani Musa, yesterday, laid claim to the Niger East senatorial district ticket of the APC ticket in the Saturday election in the state. In separate interviews with Daily Trust, each of them insisted he was the flag bearer even though INEC was yet to declare the results. A Federal High […]

Adamawa produces another female senator Aisha Dahiru

Aishat Dahiru: another female senator-elect from Adamawa Hajia Aisha Dahiru of All Progressives Congress ( APC) has won Adamawa Central Senatorial seat, becoming the only female senator from North east following the defeat of Senator Binta Garba by PDP . The Returning Officer, Prof Buba Jakusko, said Aisha Dahiru of APC scored 188,526 votes and […]

Economists explain why kids who watched Sesame Street did better in school

Not very many television shows can claim that they have helped millions of children. But Sesame Street can. A study first written in 2015 but recently published in the American Economic Journal quantifies just how big a difference the show made, comparing the educational and professional achievements of children who had access to the show compared to those […]

INEC ‘steps down’ results from Rivers LGA where Buhari ‘Scored’ 72,000 votes

The collation officer for the presidential election in Rivers State State, Aniefiok Essien, has “stepped down” the results for Emohua Local Government Area after a disagreement between officials and party agents. The collation officer for the LGA, Pang Enubari, presented the results which included 72,745 votes for the All Progressives Congress and 7,148 votes for […]

ACTRESS OMOTOLA JALADE SAYS SHE’S NEXT-IN-LINE TO WIN AN OSCAR

Omotola Jalade Ekeinde has hinted that she’s next to win an Oscar award hours after the 91st Academy awards aka Oscar held at the Dolby Theatre. Omotola, a voting member of the Academy, announced her aspiration after realising many of the nominees she voted for won in their categories. The ‘Alter Ego’ actress had voted […]

FORMER GOVERNOR OF NIGER STATE AND PDP IN COURT OVER FRAUDULENCE ALLEGATION

A Minna High Court presided over by Justice Mohammed Mohammed has ruled that it has jurisdiction to hear the case of alleged criminal conspiracy and misappropriation brought before it against former governor of Niger State, Dr Muazu Babangida Aliyu, and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate Umaru Nasko. The court ruled that it has jurisdiction […]

#NIGERIADECIDES2019: APC TOOK ADVANTAGE OF THE ABJECT POVERTY, HUNGER AND ILLITERACY TO BUY VOTE IN KANO – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party’s gubernatorial candidate in Kano State, Engineer Abba Kabir Yusuf, who is also the state chairman, Presidential campaign council, has expressed concerns over massive vote buying by the ruling All Progressives Congress that characterised the February 23 Presidential election. The allegation was contained in a statement signed and issued to newsmen in […]

4 LOW-CARB FOODS YOU SHOULD START EATING THIS WEEK TO LOSE WEIGHT

The goods news is there are plenty of incredible food options that are loaded with protein, vitamins, and minerals, and won’t cause weight gain. Rely on fat-burning carbs or ingredients like these four low-carb foods you should start eating this week to lose weight by spring, according to experts. It’s important to take your time […]

ARSENAL SET TO BATTLE MANCHESTER UNITED IN SIGNING LILLE STRONGMAN

Arsenal and Manchester United have been placed on red alert after Ligue 1 high flyers Lille admitted they may be powerless to stop Nicolas Pépé leaving the club this summer. The 23-year-old has burst onto the scene with 16 goals and ten assists in his 25 league appearances, scoring at an impressive ratio of a […]

BREAKING: Buhari defeats Atiku with over 130,000 votes in Lagos

President Muhammadu Buhari has won the Presidential election in Lagos state, defeating Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) with a 132,798 vote margin. The margin was lower than the 160,143 votes with which Buhari defeated Jonathan in 2015 in the state. In 2015, Buhari polled 792,460 votes, while Jonathan got 632,327. In the […]