Kano ex-Deputy Speaker involved in auto crash, hospitalized

A former Deputy Speaker of the Plateau State House of Assembly, Yusuf Gagdi was on Saturday involved in an auto crash. His vehicle was reported to have ran into another vehicle being driven by a personnel of the Nigerian Airforce. The accident involved about four vehicles. The legislator, who presently represents Kantana constituency in Plateau […]

Transfer: Real Madrid coach, Lopetegui finally speaks on Modric leaving Bernabeu

Real Madrid coach, Julen Lopetegui has finally clarified that the club have no intention of allowing their midfield maestro, Luka Modric, leave the Los Blacos this summer. Modrid, who did not play in Madrid’s 3-1 win over Juventus on Saturday night in the International Champions Cup, has been linked with a move away from the […]

Mourinho takes final decision on Martial’s future in Manchester United

Manchester United boss, Jose Mourinho has now taken a finally decision on the future of French forward, Anthony Martial at the club. According to Daily Mirror UK, the Portuguese has decided to get rid of Martial. The former Chelsea and Real Madrid boss now looks to get Willian from rivals, Chelsea before the end of […]

Iheanacho nets twice as Leicester City defeat Lille

Super Eagles striker, Kelechi Iheanacho scored twice, as Leicester City defeated Lille 2-1 at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy on Saturday. Iheanacho netted either side of half-time, as the Foxes ended their encouraging pre-season with a victory. The 21-year-old grabbed his first in the 34th minute, to cancel out Lebo Mothiba’s goal. Iheanacho scored what prove to […]

SDP leader defects to PDP

Mrs Modupe Akindele-Martins, a chieftain of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Ondo State, has dumped the party with her supporters for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). She disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Akure on Sunday. Akindele-Martins was the Deputy Governorship Candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in November […]

News Boko Haram: Terrorist commander on wanted list arrested in Banki IDP camp

Troops of operation LAFIYA DOLE on Saturday arrested a wanted Boko Haram suspect, Maje Lawan at Banki in Borno State, northeast Nigeria. A statement from Texas Chukwu, a Brigadier General and Director Army Public Relations on Sunday said, the suspect believed to be number 96 on the wanted list earlier published by the Army was […]

Presidency appeals to National Assembly to reconvene

The Presidency on Sunday appealed to the National Assembly (NASS) to reconvene as urgent matters pending before it may affect the running of Nigeria and matters affecting Nigerians. The appeal was made by the Senior Special Adviser (SSA) to the President on National Assembly Matters, Sen. Ita Enang at a news conference in Lagos, NAN […]

Prayer warriors storm Ekweremadu’s house

Some pastors have reportedly turned up at the Asokoro home of deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, to offer him special prayers. Photographs published on Twitter showed the pastors placing their hands on the PDP senator, who was on his knees. Ekweremadu was recently interrogated by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for alleged money laundering […]

Hajj 2018: Don’t patronise fraudsters, NAHCON cautions pilgrims

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Sunday cautioned Nigerians performing this year’s Hajj in Saudi Arabia against fraudsters on the prowl at their hotel camps for dubious business deals. Alhaji Umar Bala, Head, Civic Education of NAHCON gave the warning while addressing pilgrims from Kwara, Kaduna and Kebbi states in Madinah. “You can […]