JUST IN: Avoid travelling to volatile areas in South Africa, FG tells Nigerians

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has urged Nigerians to avoid travelling to high risk and volatile areas in South Africa until the situation is brought under control. The government’s travel advisory followed the wave of renewed xenophobic attacks in the Rainbow nation, where businesses belonging to foreigners were looted and burnt. South African police arrested […]

Alexis Sanchez reveals where he want to play when he leaves Europe

Alexis Sanchez has said he hopes to play in the United States, once his time in Europe is over. The Chile international left Manchester United to join Inter Milan on loan this summer, after scoring just five goals in 45 appearances at Old Trafford. However, he said he still believes he has a lot to […]

LaLiga: Messi angry with Barcelona board over Neymar transfer debacle

Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, is furious with the club, for failing to seal a deal to bring back Neymar from Paris Saint-Germain this summer. Apart from Messi, it is understood that other players are at odds with the board, over the transfer debacle. Despite a number of meetings in Paris in the final week of […]

Kogi guber: Gunmen invaded venue of PDP primary

The governorship primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, ended abruptly in the early hours of Wednesday when gunmen invaded the venue of the election, Lokoja Confluence Stadium. Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa is Chairman of the Electoral Committee. A correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that voting had ended and […]

Benue South: Tribunal throws out Lawani’s petition, upholds Abba Moro’s election

The National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Makurdi, the Benue State capital, Wednesday upheld the February 23, 2019 election of Senator Abba Moro. Steve Lawani, candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the last senatorial election, had approached the tribunal to challenge the victory of Comrade Moro at the poll. Moro had polled 85,162, votes […]

Kogi Guber: How Bello reacted to gunmen invasion PDP primary election venue

The Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has reacted to the alleged gunshots during the governorship primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Lokoja, the state capital. Bello described the incident as sad and unfortunate. The PDP governorship primary election had ended abruptly in the early hours of Wednesday when unknown gunmen invaded the venue of the […]

Election Tribunal: Senator Mohammed Hassan loses in court

The Yobe State and National Election Petitions Tribunal, on Wednesday, upheld the election of Ibrahim Bomoi of the All Progressives Congress, APC as Senator representing Yobe South Senatorial District. Senator Mohammed Hassan had challenged the victory of Bomoi and the APC in the 2019 election. A three-man panel of the tribunal sitting in Abuja held […]

Xenophobia: Ohanaeze youths talk tough, call for self-defense

As outrage continues to greet the xenophobic attack on Nigerians in South Africa, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide has called for self-defense. In a statement made available to DAILY POST on Wednesday, the group directed its branch in South Africa to “rise up and defend themselves in groups not as individuals.” The statement was […]

Xenophobia: MTN billboards, others set ablaze as protests rock Abuja

Protests rocked Abuja on Wednesday, targeting South African business interests as protesters brought down banners bearing MTN wherever they were seen. Our correspondent who was at the scene at the Federal Housing Junction, Lugbe witnessed how protesters climbed Lona billboard with MTN advert banners and set the banner ablaze. The iron cast billboard was left […]