Ekiti APC Guber primary: Gov Fayose jeers Fayemi’s victory

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has thanked supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State for choosing the Minister of Mines and Steel Development Dr. Kayode Fayemi as their candidate for the July 14 governorship election in the state. In a tweet shortly after it became clear that Fayemi has won the APC governorship primary, Fayose […]

Lagos State bags Award of Excellence in service to humanity

The Nigeria Association of Social Workers, NASOW, has awarded the Lagos State Government as the most outstanding State in Social welfare delivery services in Nigeria. The award was presented during the sensitization walk, themed: “Promoting Community and Environmental Sustainability,” embarked upon by the association Lagos State Chapter in commemoration of the 2018 international Social Walk Day. While […]

Mixed Reactions Trail Buhari’s Return From Medical Trip

Divergent reactions are trailing President Muhammadu Buhari’s return from medical trip on Friday as It would be recalled that the president, departed Abuja on Tuesday for a routine medical check up. However, mixed reactions trailed the President’s return as most APC party members  are expressing their appreciation to God for granting him a safe return. […]

Israelis march, bask in national pride ahead of US embassy move

Israelis basked in national pride and prepared for a Jerusalem march expected to draw tens of thousands Sunday, a day ahead of the controversial US embassy move to the disputed city. Palestinians meanwhile readied for their own protests on Monday over the embassy’s inauguration, including another mass demonstration in the Gaza Strip near the border […]

Dani Alves: My soul left my body when I knew I’d miss the World Cup

Dani Alves described the heart-breaking moment that his “soul went out of [his] body” as he injured his knee to crush his dreams of playing at the World Cup this summer with Brazil. The Paris Saint-Germain full-back limped out of a Coupe de France final victory over Les Herbiers and knew immediately that he would […]

Russia 2018: Players’ agents attempting to influence my World Cup list – Rohr

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has revealed that some agents have attempted to influence his choice of players for the national team ahead of Monday’s deadline of naming a 35-man provisional squad for the World Cup. Rohr, a former Bayern Munich defender, admitted that there has been renewed pressure from these agents as the price […]

Ebola: Nigerian footballers want Super Eagles’ friendly match with Dr Congo cancelled

The National Association of Nigerian Footballers (NANF), yesterday, called for the immediate cancellation of the Super Eagles friendly match against the Leopards of DR Congo. They adduced the recent outbreak of the dreaded Ebola virus in the East African country as reason for their desire to have the international friendly called-off. DAILY POST reports that […]

APC ward congresses: Police arrest four suspects with Imo state materials

The Nigeria police have arrested four suspects in connection with the alleged disappearance of sensitive materials at the Imo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) . The Force Public Relations Officer, ACP Jimoh Moshood, confirmed in a statement on Saturday that the suspects were arrested in their hideout in a hotel in Abuja […]

Sudanese govt arrests woman who allegedly killed Nigerian diplomat

The Sudanese government yesterday announced the arrest of a woman accused of killing an Immigration Attaché at the Nigerian embassy in Khartoum. DAILY POST recalls that the Consular officer, Habibu Almu, was found stabbed to death at his home in the Sudanese capital city of Khartoum on Thursday.  It could also be recalled that the Nigerian […]