New Real Madrid manager, Julen Lopetegui sacked

New Real Madrid manager, Julen Lopetegui, has been sacked as the head coach of Spain national team. This dismissal was confirmed during a press conference on Wednesday morning, a day after the LaLiga club announced he would be replacing Zinedine Zidane. Initial confirmation from the Spanish FA, said the 51-year-old would depart following the 2018 […]

Morocco congratulates North America on World Cup 2026 win

Morocco on Wednesday congratulated the United States, Canada and Mexico after they defeated the North African kingdom’s bid to host the 2026 World Cup. “At the 68th congress of @FIFAcom, member countries voted in favour of North America,” to host the tournament, Morocco’s committee for the 2026 games said on Twitter. “#Maroc2026 congratulates @United2026 on […]

NAFDAC goes after drugs importers over N7bn debt

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has intensified its debt recovery operation targeting seven billion naira payment evaded by importers of drugs, food and cosmetics. The Director General of NAFDAC, Prof. Moji Adeyeye, made this disclosure while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Wednesday. Adeyeye […]

320 military men for retirement next week

A total of 320 military personnel will retire from the armed forces next week, says Air Vice Marshal Austine Jekenu, Commandant, Nigerian Armed Forces Resettlement Centre (NAFRC). Jekenu told newsmen at the centre in Oshodi, Lagos on Wednesday that the retiring military men were drawn from the Army, the Air Force and the Navy. “A […]

U.S.,Mexico and Canada to host 2026 World Cup

The 2026 World Cup will be held in the United States, Mexico and Canada after FIFA’s congress voted on Wednesday to back the tri-nation joint bid for the tournament. All 211 Member Associations of FIFA voted at the body’s 68th Congress in the Russian capital to choose between African candidate Morocco, and the joint bid […]

Pay our 2 months salary, health workers to FG

  The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) has appealed to the Federal Government to pay its members April and May salary in line with their agreement to suspend their strike. Mr Achimugu Isaiah, the branch Chairman, Federal Medical Centre (FMC Keffi), Nasarawa State, made the call on Wednesday while fielding questions with the News Agency […]

2019: Buhari will win South-South—APC National Vice Chairman

Ntufam Hilliard Eta, the National Vice Chairman, South -South, All Progressives Congress (APC), has expressed optimism that the region will massively vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 presidential election. Eta, who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Abuja, said APC stakeholders in the South-South would work tirelessly to ensure […]

Sallah: Kano govt. approves payment of June salary

  Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State on Wednesday approved the payment of June salary to all workers of the state ahead of the Eid-el fitr celebration. Ganduje disclosed this in a statement signed by the state Commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba and made available to newsmen in Kano. The statement quoted the commissioner […]

Contribute to healthcare, donate blood – WHO to youths

By Katurak Yashim The World Health Organisation (WHO) has charged youths to support the growth and development of the health system and save lives by donating blood regularly. The organisation, in a statement on Wednesday to commemorate the 2018 “World Blood Donor Day”, said that donation of blood and blood products helps save millions of […]

Breaking News: Convicted ex-governor Joshua Dariye begs for mercy

Convicted former governor of Plateau State, Joshua Dariye, has asked the prosecution to tamper justice with mercy. Mr Dariye was responding to comments made by the prosecution lawyer, Rotimi Jacobs, at his trial on Tuesday. Mr Dariye has been found guilty of 15 out of 23 counts he was charged with by the Economic and […]