Church provides free medicare for 34,000 Benue IDPs

In order to mitigate the effect of the ongoing nationwide strike by health workers on persons displaced by herdsmen’s crisis in Benue State, the Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Makurdi, has commenced a two-day free medical outreach services for the 34,600 Internally Displaced Persons, (IDPs). The displaced persons are currently housed at the Abagena IDPs camp on […]

2019: INEC to eliminate manual collation of results

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it has put a mechanism in place to eliminate manual collation of election results at polling units in the 2019 general elections. The commission also blamed the declining participation of youths in the electoral process on the failure of politicians to fulfil their electoral promises. Chairman, Board of […]

EFCC: Investigations over sale of Oyo government shares ongoing

An Abuja-based investigator of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abubakar Aliu Madaki, has told Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court in Lagos that enquiries into the sale of shares belonging to Oyo State Government in 2007 are ongoing. Madaki made the disclosure while testifying in the on-going trial of a former […]

Nasarawa govt reveals types of meat butchers sell in state

Nasarawa State Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Mr. Jameel Zakari, says some butchers in the state have been selling meat of sick and dead animals to customers. He told the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Lafia that his ministry had discovered the unwholesome practice and therefore vowed to sanction any butcher caught […]

Robbers steal local government workers’ salary in Kebbi

Gwandu Local Government Area of Kebbi says suspected robbers have stolen over N9 million meant for the payment of April salary of workers of its Departments of Health and Agriculture. The chairman of the council, Shehu Bagudu, told journalists in Gwandu on Thursday that the incident happened on May 24. “The incident happened when the […]

Everton appoint Marco Silva as new manager

Marco Silva has been named as the new manager of Everton, the Merseyside club announced on Thursday. Silva arrives at Goodison Park replacing Sam Allardyce, who departed at the end of the 2017-18 season. Everton ✔@Everton | #WelcomeMarco 6:59 AM – May 31, 2018 5,839 3,353 people are talking about this Twitter Ads info and […]

Arsenal FC Transfer News: Gunners keep tabs on Barcelona star Ousmane Dembele

Arsenal’s head of recruitment Sven Mislintat is keeping tabs on wing wizard Ousmane Dembele this summer, according to reports in France. The Frenchman only moved to Barcelona from Borussia Dortmund last summer as part of a deal that could eventually be worth £135.5million. Injuries, however, hindered the 21-year-old’s first season in Spain and he is now considering […]

#SoarSuperEagles! Wizkid, Yagazie Emezi, Alex Iwobi, Julie Adenuga…The Nigerian Team Collection is 🔥

Ahead of the World Cup kicking off this July in Russia, Nike will be releasing the Nigerian Team Collection this Friday, June 1st and from the photo released, the gear looks really good! Featured in the campaign are Nigerians Wizkid, Kelechi Ihenacho, Yagazie Emezi, Alex Iwobi, Julie Adenuga, Not3s, Grace Ladoja, and Wilfred Ndidi serving squad goals while mean muggin’ as […]