BREAKING: Earth tremor hits Abuja’s highbrow area, Maitama

The Nigerian Geological Survey Agency (NGSA) has reported that there was earth tremor in Maitama District of Abuja on Thursday. A statement released by the agency said that the incident happened at 12:26 this afternoon. “Our preliminary findings indicated that the tremor occurred around 12.26pm around the vicinity of Panama Street in Maitama District. After […]

Boko Haram insurgents kill 13 in Borno

Nigerian troops repel Boko Haram attack at Dalori Camp Maiduguri By Rabiu Sani Boko Haram insurgents have killed 13 people and sacked two villages overnight in the restive town of Konduga in Borno, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Brig.-Gen. Bulama Biu, the Acting General Officer Commanding 7 Division of the Nigerian Army, confirmed […]

Yuguda returns to APC, says 500,000 supporters to follow

Again Ex-governor Isa Yuguda returns to APC, claims 500,000 supporters to follow him By Ayinde Olaide Abdulsaheed The former governor of Bauchi state, Malam Isa Yuguda on Thursday announced his defection from the Green Party of Nigeria (GPN) to the ruling party in the state, the All Progressives Congress (APC). His former Commissioner of Information, […]

Iniesta names Chelsea player he wishes to play with

Barcelona legend, Andres Iniesta, has named Chelsea star, N’Golo Kante as one of the players he wished he had an opportunity to play with in the same team. The 34-year-old left Barca last summer after wining lots of trophies and individual honours to sign for Japanese club, Vissel Kobe. “Kante is a player I’d like […]

Buhari vs Atiku: Shan George discloses who she will vote for

Nollywood Actress, Shan George has declared her support for the Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP Atiku Abubakar. The actress stated this in a post on her Instagram page. She told critics to ‘electrocute’ themselves if they are not satisfied with her choice for the presidency. The actress wrote: “Bad belle and high […]

Juventus is my home – Pogba

Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba, has admitted he regards Turin as “home”, as he prepares to return to Juventus in the Champions League next week. Pogba, who rejoined United from Juve, played for the Serie A club between 2012 and 2016, winning four Serie A titles and two Coppa Italias. The France international said he […]

Fabregas tells Sarri to change his position

Chelsea midfielder, Cesc Fabregas, has asked manager Maurizio Sarri to change his position in the team, after scoring the winner in their 3-2 win over Derby County in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday. The 31-year-old midfielder has been limited to one Premier League appearance this season, but has found opportunities in the cup competitions. Fabregas […]

EPL: Manchester United officials set to veto Mourinho’s January transfer targets

Senior Manchester United officials are prepared to veto Jose Mourinho’s transfer targets for the second transfer window in a row, ESPN FC reports. Mourinho hopes to splash money on a new central defender in January. Milan Skriniar, Alessio Romagnoli and Nikola Milenkovic are among candidates on his list. However, United are prepared to pull the […]

Why Kaduna is always boiling – El-Rufai’s aide, religious leaders

Stakeholders in Kaduna State have attributed the protracted crisis in the state to failure of governance, injustice and growing culture of hate among the people. The stakeholders said in separate interviews with NAN that failure to punish perpetrators of violence in the last four decades has emboldened others to continuously resort to violence at the […]

How Boko Haram attacked four Borno villages – NEMA confirms 8 dead

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has confirmed the death of eight people after suspected Boko Haram insurgents attacked four villages in the outskirts of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. DAILY POST reports that the attack occurred on Wednesday night at about 8.00 pm as Bulabirin, Gworzari, Kofa and Ngomari Kiriri communities along Bama to […]