Directorate of State Service (DSS) on Tuesday handed over the recently rescued 82 Chibok schoolgirls to the Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development for rehabilitation. The schoolgirls were abducted by Boko Haram terrorists on April 14, 2014 at the… Read More ›
Month: May 2017
Former governor of Cross River State, Mr Donald Duke, on Tuesday said he would still take a shot at the presidency if the opportunity presented itself.Duke spoke at a programme “The Nigerian Symposium for Emerging Leaders” held in Lagos.
Arsene Wenger has told Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke he will accept the Premier League club’s offer of a new two-year contract, according to reports on Tuesday.
Manchester City have heard talks with Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez and are confident of landing the 28-year-old. According to reports, The Sky Blues are more likely to reunite Sanchez with Pep Guardiola, despite Arsenal prefering that he joined Bayern Munich… Read More ›
The coroner mandated by Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State to probe the cause of death of Senator Isiaka Adeleke has said that drug overdose killed the politician, who died on April 23, 2017. The coroner, Mr. Olusegun Ayilara gave… Read More ›
The sit-at-home call made by pro-Biafra groups, the Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has been very effective in the Eastern part of Nigeria.
No fewer than 22,430 cultists have surrendered and returned 911 assorted arms to Rivers state Amnesty Committee, Governor Nyesom Wike said on Monday. Wike said at a Town Hall meeting and accountability Forum in Port Harcourt to mark his administration’s… Read More ›
Justice Mary Abounu, wife of the Benue State deputy governor, Engineer Benson Abounu, reportedly slapped her police orderly, Inspector Jane Agbo, over an accusation that she was having a secret sexual relationship with her husband.
Spanish coach Ernesto Valverde is the man charged with reviving Barcelona’s fortunes after being confirmed as the Catalan giants’ new boss on a two-year deal on Monday. “Valverde has the ability, the judgement, the knowledge and the experience. He promotes… Read More ›
The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Monday alleged that “Hausa/ Fulani soldiers” are “raining bullets” on its members in Aba, Abia State. In a statement by its spokesperson, Emma Powerful, the group said that the soldiers, alongside other… Read More ›
Huddersfield Town won promotion to the Premier League in dramatic fashion as Christopher Schindler’s penalty sealed a 4-3 shoot-out victory over Reading in the Championship play-off final on Monday.
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo said public resources that were looted in the past few years in the country would be accounted for by those involved. Mr. Osinbajo stated this on Monday in a nationwide broadcast to mark the second anniversary… Read More ›