Again, Nigerians Killed In South Africa

President Jacob Zuma of South Africa

 The President of the Nigerian Union in South Africa, Ikechukwu Anyene, has confirmed that two Nigerians were killed in Johannesburg, Gauteng Province. Anyene told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Port Harcourt in a telephone interview from Pretoria that the two men were killed on Friday, July 29, at different areas of Johannesburg. Continue reading

N480bn Budget Fraud: Speaker Dogara, Alleged Co-Conspirators Face Jail-Term Prospect

House of Representatives Speaker, Yakubu Dogara and ex-Chairman of the House of Representatives’ Appropriation Committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin

Unless President Muhammadu Buhari backpedals, the signs are that Speaker of House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and other principal officers implicated in the scandalous N480billion budget fraud are now faced with being dragged down from grace to grass, with imprisonment as a likely outcome. Continue reading

Arsenal Get A Chance To Land Inter Milan’s Mauro Icardi

Mauro Icardi

Inter Milan of Italy yesterday opened the window for a move for Icardi after their president Erick Thohir disclosed he is willing to listen to offers for the 23-year-old striker if they match his £50m asking price. Continue reading

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Scores a Stunning Goal On Manchester United Debut

Ibrahimovic scored this stunning bicycle kick on his club debut

Manchester United’s super-star player Zlatan Ibrahimovic got a dream debut for his new club as the Red Devils faced Galatasaray in his hometown of Gothenburg, Sweden. The former Swedish international dealt well with the pressure of the weight of expectations and rose to the occasion to score just after four minutes on his first appearance for Manchester United. Continue reading

13 Inmates Escape In Fresh Jail Break In Kogi Prison

Thirteen inmates escaped in fresh jailbreak recorded at Koton Karfe prison in Kogi in the early hours of Saturday. Continue reading

President Buhari Approves BoT For Ogoniland Cleanup Minister of Environment, Mrs Amina Mohammed

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a 13-member Governing Council and 10-member Board of Trustees for the cleanup of Ogoniland in Rivers. Continue reading

Buhari, Buratai, CDS, Others Shun Aguiyi-Ironsi Remembrance Event

Wife of Anambra State Governor, Mrs Ebelechukwu Obiano laying a wreath at Ironsi’s tomb. (It is a humiliation for a great General who had considered himself a lion)

In a country of wrong values, where heroes are rarely recognised, President Muhammadu Buhari, Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. General Tukur Buratai, Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Major General Abayomi Gabriel Olonishakin and other top political and military office holders shunned the 50th memorial anniversary of the assassination of Nigeria’s first military Head of State, Gen Johnson Thomas Aguiyi-Ironsi. Only the CDS, sent a representative. Continue reading

I Rejected A Former Governor’s N405m Offer To Help Him Launder Funds Abroad – Falana

Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana, has spoken of how he rejected a N405 million from a former governor to help him launder funds abroad.  Continue reading

Pogba Undergoes Medical In LA, Man Utd Finally Ready To Complete £112m World Record Move

Pogba was spotted leaving a LA nightclub on Thursday night

Manchester United has finally agreed to completely pay Mino Raiola’s £20million fees and complete world record move of £112million for French midfielder Paul Pogba, who is expected to undergo a medical in Los Angeles, where he has been holidaying since the end of Euro 2016. Continue reading

Everton Reject Chelsea’s £57million Bid For Romelu Lukaku

Wolfsburg deny rumours they have bid for Chelseas Romelu Lukaku, good news for Everton

Everton have rejected Chelsea’s £57million bid for Romelu Lukaku. The amount is more than twice what the Toffees paid when the London club unwisely allowed him to leave Stamford Bridge in 2014. Everton paid only £28m then. Continue reading

Adekunle Fajuyi: They Want Us To Forget By Yinka Odumakin
The ancient city of Ibadan comes alive on Friday July 29, 2016 as dignitaries from all walks of life converge to remember that gallant,brave and outstanding soldier,Col Adekunle Fajuyi, who was murdered 50 years ago by Northern military officers who massed on the capital of the Western Region to take out then Head of State, Major General Johnson Aguiyi- Ironsi.

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BREAKING NEWS: APC Wins Imo North Senatorial Rerun, 2 State Constituencies

Mahmood Yakubu, INEC Chairman

In spite of the seeming unpopularity of Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has won the Imo North Senatorial District rerun held yesterday. Continue reading