Why Manchester United beat Real Madrid – Lopetegui

Real Madrid manager, Julen Lopetegui has explained why his side lost 2-1 to Manchester United in the International Champions Cup played on Wednesday. Alexis Sanchez opened scoring for United in the 18th minute before Ander Herrera doubled the lead for Jose Mourinho’s men 9 minutes later. Karim Benzema scored for Madrid in the stoppage time […]

Transfer: Real Madrid midfielder rejects Manchester United move

Real Madrid midfielder, Mateo Kovacic, has turned down a move to Manchester United. Marca reports that United made a 60million euro bid for his services this week. However, Kovacic is not keen on signing for the Red Devils. It is understood that the Croatia international does not think United’s style will suit his game. The […]

Kogi: Gov Bello fires back at PDP leaders

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has described People’s Democratic Party (PDP) leaders in the state as “merchants of controversies”. He said allegations of stifling opposition in the state are “unfounded, false and characteristic of the PDP style.” His spokesman, Kingsley Fanwo, in a statement on Wednesday stated that Kogi has no place for criminals, challenging […]

Kwara APC: Buhari speaks on defection of Saraki, Gov Ahmed to PDP

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State has expressed sadness over the defection of Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed and other political leaders from its fold in Kwara State. In a press statement issued in Ilorin by its Publicity Secretary in Kwara State, Alhaji Sulyman Buhari, the APC said that it believes […]

PVC: Why August 17 deadline will not be extended – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that the Aug. 17 deadline for the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) will not be extended. The commission said the exercise would resume after the 2019 General Elections scheduled for Feb. 26 and March 2. Mr Mohorret Bigun, Public Affairs Officer of INEC in Gombe told the News […]

Police confirms five persons killed in Plateau community

The Plateau State Police Command on Wednesday confirmed the killing of five persons at a location behind Calvary Ministries Headquarters along Rukuba Barracks road in Jos, the state capital. The confirmation was made by the Command’s Spokesman, DSP Mathias Terna Tyopev. Tyopev said, “Yesterday (Tuesday) at about 20:30 hours, the Police Command received information that […]

Court orders arrest of INEC chairman, Mahmood

A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the arrest of the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Mahmood Yakubu, for failing to appear before it. The order was given by the presiding judge, Justice Stephen Pam following Yakubu’s absence from court for the third time. The INEC boss had on July 10, […]

APC spokesman, Bolaji Abdullahi confirms exit from party

Bolaji Abdullahi has officially confirmed his resignation as the National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Speculations surrounding his future in the APC began, after his mentor Bukola Saraki and Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, announced they were leaving the party. DAILY POST reported that Abdullahi had quit the party, but he came […]

How God, my supporters made me dump APC for PDP – Saraki

Bukola Saraki, President of the Senate, has said he dumped the All Progressives Congresses Congress, APC, due to call from his supporters and the guidance he received from God. Saraki, who just defected from the All Progressives Congress, APC, said this while addressing journalists after meeting with his supporters in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, […]

BREAKING: 23 Kwara State House of Assembly members defect to PDP

Twenty-three members of the Kwara State House of Assembly, KHAS, on Wednesday defected to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. This is coming barely 24 hours after Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed announced their exit from the ruling party. Saraki had said, “I wish to inform Nigerians that after extensive consultations, […]