UNIOSUN workers protest, demand vice-chancellor’s removal

Scores of workers of the Osun State University and their colleagues from some public universities in the South West including the University of Ibadan on Wednesday staged a protest against the alleged high handedness and abuse of office by the Vice Chancellor of UNIOSUN, Prof. Labode Popoola. The workers, who gathered at the main gate […]

Transfer news: Liverpool set to sign Nigerian winger, Moses

Liverpool are interested in signing Nigerian and Gent winger, Moses Simon this summer, The Liverpool Echo reports. According to the British newspaper, the 22-year-old is on the radar of Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp as he is looking to bolster his attacking options ahead of next season. Simon only has one year left on his deal […]

Nigerian Government scraps HND certificate, makes new rules for polytechnics

Nigerian Government has scrapped Award of HND Certificates by Polytechnics. The decision was reached at the Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday where the approval of a comprehensive reform of Nigeria’s tertiary education system was made. In effect, the award of HND will be limited to only the students currently admitted for the programmes. Also, […]

2018 World Cup: Nwankwo Kanu names two good players in Super Eagles

Nigeria legend Nwankwo Kanu has listed former Watford striker, Odion Ighalo and Arsenal winger Alex Iwobi among the good players in the Super Eagles team for the World Cup. The Arsenal legend, however, stressed that there are no standout players. According to the Atlanta 1996 gold medalist, the young players are the lifeblood of the […]

Ekiti guber: Why I met INEC Chairman, Yakubu – Buhari tells Fayemi

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday revealed why he met with Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ahead of the next round of elections in Nigeria. Buhari disclosed that he met with Yakubu over the need for the commission to emphasize on voters education. He stated this during a valedictory session in […]

Nigeria vs Czech Republic: Super Eagles lose final friendly before 2018 World Cup

Nigeria were on Wednesday beaten 1-0 by Czech Republic, in this last friendly match before the 2018 World Cup. Czech Republic started the game stronger than Nigeria and missed several clear chances, before taking the lead through Tomas Kalas. 1-0. Gernot Rohr’s men failed to impose themselves in the first half. Their best chance fell […]

Reps probe illegal deductions from police salary

The House of Representatives on Tuesday resolved to probe alleged deductions in the salary of some police officers running into billions of naira. While moving a motion, Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe (PDP, Cross River) said available records showed that there is a massive deductions of up to 50 per cent in the salary of policemen. The […]

Nigeria Immigration rescues 38 victims of human trafficking in Katsina

The Katsina State Command of the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, has arrested four suspected human traffickers and 38 of their victims. Mr. Ajisafe Joshua Olusola, the Command’s Comptroller, stated this on Wednesday while presenting to newsmen nine victims of the activities of the traffickers in the state. Mr. Olusola, who said the victims were rescued […]