Monaco’s woes worsen after Henry’s exit

Things are not just clicking for Monaco yet. Above, Roni Lopes, right, one of the players Monaco suffered another damaging defeat as they lost 2-0 at Dijon in Ligue 1 on Saturday, just 24 hours after reappointing former boss Leonardo Jardim to take over from the sacked Thierry Henry. Former France and Arsenal star Henry […]

Buratai tasks soldiers on security challenges

By Mohammad Tijjani Chief of Army Staff Tukur Buratai on Saturday advised soldiers to be more focused and commit to confronting emerging security challenges in Nigeria. Buratai gave the charge during the 1 Division, Nigerian Army, West African Social Activities (WASA), for 2018, held at the old site of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) in […]

Anambra government hits Ohaneze Ndigbo again

Ohaneze Ndigbo leader John Nwodo By Francis Onyeukwu The Anambra State Government again on Saturday requested Ohaneze Ndigbo to rescind the endorsement of the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The PDP Presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and his running mate Mr Peter Obi were endorsed by Ohaneze Ndigbo, the apex […]

Kashamu tells PDP to respect court order

Buruji Kashamu: tells PDP to respect court order on Ogun governorship candidacy Sen. Buruji Kashamu has urged the National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to respect the court judgment pronouncing him the party’s governorship candidate in Ogun. Kashamu (PDP-Ogun East) spoke with newsmen on Saturday in Lagos in reaction to a […]

Stop meddling in Nigeria’s internal affairs, FG tells foreign countries

President Buhari: Nigeria urges foreign nations to stop meddling in its internal affairs By Ismaila Chafe The Federal Government has warned against foreign interference into the nation’s affairs, capable of creating apprehension, distrust among citizens or undermining the transparency and acceptability of outcomes of the nation’s electoral process. Senior Special Assistant to the President on […]

Zamfara APGA endorses Buhari

President Buhari in Osogbo with VP Osinbajo and Governor Gboyega Oyetola Ibrahim G. Ahmad The Zamfara Chapter of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari for the Feb. 16 presidential election. The Governorship Candidate of APGA in the state, Alhaji Abdullahi Sani, disclosed this during the party’s flag-off campaign in Gusau […]

Army inaugurates combat vehicles

Combat vehicles of Nigerian army By Johnson Eyiangho The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has inaugurated Light Armoured-Fighting vehicles refurbished by the newly-established Nigerian Army Vehicle Manufacturing Company (NAVMC), Rigachuku, Kaduna State. Thirty-five Toyota Buffalo, eight armoured fighting vehicles, 10 assorted heavy duty generators, 10 troops-carrying trucks, water tankers and mobile workshops were […]

EU Worried About Process, Timing Of Onnoghen’s Suspension

The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) has raised concern with the suspension of Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Chief Justice of Nigeria. In a statement on Saturday, the mission questioned the process and timing of the suspension of Justice Onnoghen by President Muhammadu Buhari. It noted that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) […]

Niger Delta Militants Applaud Buhari For Suspending Onnoghen

“We, as a group agitating for the overall development of the region, do applaud President Muhammadu Buhari for the suspension of the CJN of the federation, Mr Ononghen, because the CJN has failed the integrity test and he did not have the boldness and the courage to fight the anti-corruption war which Mr President has […]