BREAKING: FG shifts Lagos-Ibadan Expressway rehabilitation

The Federal Government has postponed the planned repair works scheduled to begin August 3, 2019 on the Berger to Ogun River axis of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway due to too many religious activities billed for the week. According to sources at the Lagos State Ministry of Transportation, the Federal Ministry of Works, Power and Housing just […]

Buhari to inaugurate new ministers after August 16 – SGF

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to inaugurate the 43 ministerial nominees recently cleared by the Senate after an Induction Retreat slated for August 15-16 in Abuja. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. Boss Gida Mustapha, in a statement on Friday said that following confirmation by the Senate, all Ministers designate are […]

Jega joins full partisan politics, teams up with PRP ahead 2023

Former National Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Muhammad Attahiru Jega and other prominent Nigerians have joined forces to reposition the masses-oriented People’s Redemption Party (PRP) for more nationalistic outlook ahead of 2023 general elections. In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary of PRP, Abdul Gombe, Professor Jega is to chair […]

Four footballers banned for life

Four players have been banned for life for match-fixing at the AFC Cup, the Asian Football Confederation announced on Friday. Kursanbek Sheratov from Kyrgyzstan was found guilty of fixing a match involving his club Dordoi FC in the 2017 AFC Cup, Asia’s second-tier continental competition. Sheratov also supported betting activity related to the game. Kyrgyz […]

Couple welcomes quadruplets after 15 years of childlessness in Jos [PHOTOS]

After 15 years as a couple without a child, a retired Federal Medical Laboratory Scientist, Mr. Luka Bot Balewa and his wife, Mrs. Nyarum now have a cause to smile. The couple wedded on December 4, 2004, Mr. and Mrs. Balewa never knew they would become parents until last Tuesday when they had their first […]

Transfer: Mandzukic in shocking move to Manchester United

Juventus striker, Mario Mandzukic could leave the club for Manchester United this summer after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side raised the possibility of signing the 33-year-old during talks over Paulo Dybala, as reported by Goal on Friday. Mandzukic’s move to Man United would be completely separated from the swap deal involving Dybala and Romelu Lukaku. Juventus […]

Transfer: Barcelona forward agrees €6m-a-year deal with new club

Barcelona forward, Malcom has agreed a €6million-a-year contract with Russian side, Zenith, according to Calciomercato. Malcom will undergo his medical with Zenith on Friday after agreeing on personal terms with the club. The Brazilian international joined Barcelona from Bordeaux last summer. He has failed to impress at the Spanish La Liga champions since his arrival […]

Transfer: Pulisic speaks on replacing Hazard, impressing Chelsea team-mates

Chelsea new signing, Christian Pulisic has admitted that he felt he needed to prove himself to his team-mates. But after scoring his first goals for the club in a pre-season friendly against Red Bull Salzburg, he feels he has achieved that. Pulisic is the only new face on the playing staff at Chelsea, as they […]

Transfer: Leicester City sign Nigerian goalkeeper

Leicester City have added Nigerian goalkeeper, Chituru Odunze, to their ranks. The player was signed from Major League Soccer side, Vancouver Whitecaps. The 16-year-old was offered a contract by the Foxes after training with them for two weeks. Before joining Vancouver Whitecaps in January 2017, Odunze played for the youth teams of Chelsea, Cardiff City […]

Transfer: Leicester finally drops Maguire from club’s squad

Leicester City defender, Harry Maguire has been left out of the club’s squad to face Atalanta in a pre-season friendly clash on Friday night. According to The Telegraph, the decision to omit Maguire from Leicester City’s squad to tackle the Serie A side tonight at the King Power Stadium was made following discussions between Leicester […]