Osinbajo hosts Boris Johnson

VP Yemi Osinbajo and UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and International Development Secretary Priti Patel Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo received in Abuja on Thursday a delegation from the United Kingdom Government led by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson. In the delegation were also Priti Patel, UK International Development Secretary and Amb. Paul Arwkright UK High […]

JUST IN….. Eid-el-Kabir: Gov Ahmed task muslims on peace and unity

By Arowona Abdulazeez Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has congratulated muslims on the celebration of Eld-el-Kabir festival urging them to be peaceful, generous, law-abiding and prayerful. In a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Abdulwahab Oba, Governor Ahmed said the opportunity by Allah “to enable us witness yet another celebration should be used […]

11 suspects in Port Harcourt Prison over oil theft

– Nine foreigners have been remanded in a Port Harcourt prison for their alleged involvement in oil theft – The foreigners include Ukrainians, Pakistani and Ghanaian – They were arraigned alongside two Nigerians and a company by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has ordered the […]

35yr-old man kills mum, eat intestines

A 35-year-old Indian, Sunil Kuchakurni has been arrested by Indian police for allegedly stabbing his mother to death over the deceased refusal to give him money for alcohol. Kuchakurni was alleged to have cut out the deceased, Yelava’s heart and intestines before eating them “with pepper and chutney,” Daily Mail reports. The 35-year-old carried out […]

Mahrez’s exit from Leicester sparks Twitter frenzy

Riyad Mahrez: speculations on where he is heading after Leicester African Footballer of the Year, Riyad Mahrez’s exit from Leicester has been generating huge comments on Twitter as his new club destination is not clear. He has been linked with Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool and Arsenal as the transfer deadline ends at 10pm Thursday. […]

What Oluwo plans to do on Iwo-Ibadan road will amaze you

By Arowona Abdulazeez Barely 24 hours to the 2017 Eid-el-Kabir sallah festival, the Oluwo of Iwo, Osun State Nigeria, Oba Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi, has expressed his readiness to rehabilitate Iwo -Ibadan road for easy movement of travellers.  The first class monarch said the decision to embark on the project was conceived to prevent any mishap […]

Arsenal confirm Chamberlain’s exit to Liverpool

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: joins Liverpool from Arsenal Arsenal have formally announced the exit of their midfielder, Alex Ox-Chamberlain to rivals Liverpool and thanked him for his services. The London club did not reveal how much they pocketed from the sale. And they did not say whether they would do any new signing on the last day […]

Eid-el-Kabir: Sen. Wamakko frees 21 inmates

Prison inmates By Muhammad Nasir Bello Sen. Aliyu Wamakko, representing Sokoto North Senatorial District, on Thursday secured the freedom of 21 inmates of Sokoto Central Prison after paying their N2.1 million fine. Wamakko, who is the Chairman, Senate Committee on Basic and Secondary Education, was represented at the event by Mr Bashir Jodi, Secretary, Aliyu […]

SAD….Niger Delta Militants murder 4 soldiers,one other

– The military, however, claimed that no man was lost by the JTF – The incident was confirmed by the chairman of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Worldwide Central Zone, Mr. Tare Porri who condemned the killing of the soldiers, Conflicting reports have trailed the deaths of some military men attached to the Joint Task […]