Some Plateau communities now cultivate Indian hemp – NDLEA official

A Principal Staff Officer Demand Reduction of the Plateau State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Bello Munmuni has raised alarm that some communities in the State now cultivate cannabis (India hemp), adding that it is the reason behind the rising cases of drug abuse in the state. He also said drug […]

EFCC nabs 10 ‘Yahoo boys’ with charms

The Benin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in Sapele, Delta State, have apprehended 10 suspected internet fraudsters, otherwise known as Yahoo boys. The arrest followed intelligence received by the commission. The suspects were idenfied as Abuwa Marvis, Ikpasa Efe, Abraham Idede, Maye Edefeose, Ovie Akpojevuehe and Akpotor Okeoghene. Others included […]

Farmer in court for allegedly stabbing old man to death

A Magistrates’ Court in Makurdi on Friday ordered that a farmer, Iorpenda Gbashinbo, who allegedly stabbed an old man to death, be remanded in prison custody, pending legal advice. Magistrate Ajuma Igama did not take the plea of Gbashinbo for want of jurisdiction. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, Igama ordered the police to […]

EPL: Marco Silva reveals when Alex Iwobi will play first game for Everton

Everton boss, Marco Silva has provided an update on the fitness of Super Eagles forward, Alex Iwobi, ahead of Saturday’s Premier League clash away at Aston Villa. The manager suggested that Iwobi is not in tiptop condition because he did not take part in pre-season training before his move to The Toffees on deadline day. […]

Transfer: Man Utd offer Alexis Sanchez’s replacement two-year deal

Manchester United have offered Ex-Tottenham Hotspur striker, Fernando Llorente a two-year contract. According to Gazzetta dello Sport, Man United are keen on strengthening their attacking options ahead of the likely departure of Alexis Sanchez, who is set to leave the club before September 2 transfer deadline. Llorente could be a perfect replacement for Sanchez at […]

EPL: Xabi Alonso predicts club to win Premier League title this season

Liverpool legend, Xabi Alonso, has backed Jurgen Klopp’s side to win the 2019/2020 Premier League title ahead of Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City this season. According to him, there is no reason why the UEFA Champions League and Super Cup winners cannot win the Premier League title ahead of Guardiola’s men this season. Guardiola’s City amassed […]

Man Utd: What racist abuse did to Pogba – Solskjaer

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has disclosed that Midfielder Paul Pogba has become ‘stronger’ after he was subjected to racist abuse on social media. DAILY POST had reported that the France World Cup winner suffered racist abuses after missing his spot-kick in Man United’s 1-1 draw with Wolves in the Premier League last Monday […]

EPL: Chelsea suffer heavy injury blow ahead of Norwich City clash

Chelsea may likely be without top midfielder, N’Golo Kante, when they tackle Norwich City in the Premier League fixture on Saturday. The France World Cup winner sustained an ankle sprain which he has carried all through the week. “Kante has got an injury he has carried all week,” Lampard was quoted by Chelsea’s official website […]

Yari: APC issues warning to members

Zamfara State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday warned its members not to comment on the ongoing investigation of ex-Governor Abdul’Aziz Yari by the EFCC and ICPC. The state party chairman, Lawal Liman said the decision was to allow the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) […]

IG of Police makes revelation about OPC

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has revealed that his collaboration with the Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) has led to a significant reduction in crime rate in South-West part of Nigeria. The IGP spoke on Thursday through a delegation sent to the Aare Ona Kankanfo of Yorubaland and OPC leader, Iba Gani Adams. Mr […]