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Man Utd vs Arsenal: Paul Merson hands Emery list of starting XI against Mourinho’s men

Former Arsenal star, Paul Merson has handed manager, Unai Emery the list of players he should play in Gunners’ Premier League clash against Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United at Old Trafford on Wednesday night. Emery’s men head to the game following a 4-2 victory over Tottenham last weekend and Merson has advised Emery on the starting […]

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2019 election: APC chieftain, Eze speaks on how Gov. Wike plans to win Rivers guber

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State, Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, has called on security agencies to keep a vigilant watch on the activities of the state governor, Nyesom Wike. According to him, the governor is nursing the intent of arming youths to cause mayhem in next year’s general election. Eze, who […]

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EFCC set to arraign ex-Kebbi Gov Dakingari

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, will on December 6, 2018, arraign a former governor of Kebbi State, Usman Saidu Dakingari before a Federal High Court, Birnin-Kebbi, on a 13-count charge of conspiracy and money laundering. Dakingari will be arraigned along with Sunday Dogonyaro and Garba Rabiu Kamba for allegedly conniving to collect the […]

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2018 Ballon d’Or: Angry Ronaldo sisters reveal who made Juventus star lose award to Modric

The family of Juventus star, Cristiano Ronaldo has reacted angrily after the Portugal captain failed to grab his sixth Ballon d’Or award on Monday night. Ronaldo sisters, Elma and Kate, blamed those they referred to as the mafia after he lost out on the award to former Real Madrid team-mate Luka Modric. Modric picked up […]

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2019: Fr. Mbaka under attack over comment on Atiku, Peter Obi

The Spiritual Director of the Adoration Ministry, Enugu Nigeria, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka has come under attacks over his latest prediction on the fate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, Peter Obi in the 2019 election. Mbaka had during Sunday thanksgiving service predicted failure for the flag […]

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EPL: Hazard predicts Loftus-Cheek’s future in Premier League

Chelsea ace, Eden Hazard, has said that fellow teammate, Ruben Loftus-Cheek will become one of the ‘best midfielders’ in the English Premier League, EPL. Loftus-Cheek, who has been impressive for Chelsea this campaign, has eventually forced his way into the Blues manager, Maurizio Sarri’s squad. The England international has scored five goals in his last […]

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2019 presidency: Your governors stealing public funds for campaigns – Sowore attacks APC, PDP

The presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore, has accused governors serving under the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of stealing money from their states to fund 2019 campaigns. Sowore also alleged that the main political parties have already spent beyond the threshold for presidential election during […]

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2019: Osinbajo, El-Rufai, Shettima, Peterside, others meet over APC crisis

The Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima has led members of a national peace and reconciliation committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to the Presidential Villa. Shettima led the committee, which was set up to reconcile aggrieved members in the Southwest geo-political zone‎, to a consultative meeting with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday. Members […]

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EPL: Manchester City star finally agrees deal with Real Madrid to leave Premier League

Manchester City star, Brahim Diaz has reportedly agreed to a deal worth £60,000 per week with Champions League holders, Real Madrid. According to Manchester Evening News, Diaz has now decided to join the Spanish La Liga giants when his current deal at Etihad expires. The report claimed that the 19-year-old wants to move to the […]

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National Assembly staff boo Ekweremadu, stop sitting

Nigeria’s Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu was Tuesday booed by protesting members of the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria, PASAN, in the National Assembly. Immediately the DSP entered the lobby through the back entrance, protesters encircled him and his security details as they shouted: “no sitting, no plenary, go and bring us our allowance.” […]

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2019 presidency: What’d make South-East, Middle Belt, Niger Delta ‘fight’ Atiku – Ezeife

The former governor of Anambra State, Chief Chukwuemeka Ezeife has disclosed why Southern and Middle Belt regions will “fight” the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, standard bearer, Atiku Abubakar, within six months if elected President. Ezeife warned that the regions will fight Abubakar if he recants on his promise to restructure Nigeria within six months if […]

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Diamond Bank set to reward over 1,000 customers

Leading retail lender, Diamond bank is set to reward over 1000 customers in the third DiamondXtra season 10 quarterly draw which will take place on Friday, December 7, 2018 at its Mobolaji Bank- Anthony branch in Ikeja, Lagos. Addressing newsmen at the bank’s Head Office in Lagos, Osita Ede, Head, Consumer Liability Products said that […]

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National Assembly staff protest non payment of allowances [PHOTOS]

The Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN) Tuesday staged a protest at the National Assembly over the non payment of their salaries and allowances. The protest, which was directly at the lobby of the Senate, took place amid tight security. DAILY POST reports that the staff turned out in large numbers and they made it […]

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Ayade crowned Best Performing Governor in Agriculture, gets farmers’ support for second term

Farmers in Cross River State yesterday bestowed the state governor, Professor Ben Ayade with an award as Best Performing Governor in Agriculture. The farmers, under the aegis of Cross River Farmers’ Cooperatives Empowerment, also threw their weight behind the governor’s second term bid. The award and support they said was in appreciation of the governor’s […]

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Renewed communal clash allegedly claims three lives in Cross River

The renewed communal clash in four communities in Biase Local Government Area of Cross River State has allegedly claimed three lives and properties worth millions of naira destroyed. The incident occurred in the early hours on Monday when the four communities in Biase, Abanwan and Orugbam communities clashed over farm land. It was alleged that […]

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EPL: Why Mourinho wants Manchester United to sack him – Sutton

Former English player and football pundit, Chris Sutton, has claimed that Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho wants to be sacked. The Portuguese is under severe pressure and is on the brink of losing his job after the club’s dismal season so far. Manchester United sit seventh position and are eight points adrift of the current […]

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APC crisis: Okorocha under fire for refusing to recognise Madumere as his Deputy at burial ceremony

Prince Eze Madumere has attacked the state governor, Rochas Okorocha, for refusing to recognise him as his Deputy. During the funeral service of late Mama Florence Izunaso, the mother of Senator Osita Izunaso, Okorocha snubbed Madumere and instead recognised Calistus Ekenze as the Deputy Governor designate. Madumere has described the Governor’s action as a show […]

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Imo APC crisis: Why I will never recognize Madumere as my deputy – Gov. Okorocha

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has vowed not to recognize Prince Eze Madumere as his Deputy. Both men had earlier clashed at a burial ceremony of the mother to Senator Osita Izunaso, Florence, at Ohuba in Oru West Local Government Area in the state over the governor’s failure to recognize his deputy. At that event, […]

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Atiku vs Buhari: Yoruba elders, leaders name their candidate, give reason

Yoruba elders and leaders have vowed to work with the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar in the forthcoming election. The leaders also reiterated their call for restructuring of the country. They said it was through restructuring that Nigeria could witness prevalence of equity, fairness and justice. The leaders including […]

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2019: Deji Adeyanju finally released

Deji Adeyanju, the Convener of Concerned Nigerians, a civil society organisation, has been released. DAILY POST reports that Adeyanju was arrested on November 28, 2018 alongside Daniel Abobama and Boma Williams for leading a protest to demand the neutrality of the Police in 2019 forthcoming general elections. Adeyanju was picked up alongside two others by […]

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2018 Ballon d’Or: Modric announced winner

Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder, Luka Modric, has been named winner of this year’s Ballon d’Or award. By winning the prize in Paris on Monday night, Modric ends the 10-year duopoly of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. The last player to win the prize apart from Messi and Ronaldo, was Kaka in December 2007. With […]

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2019: Why I won’t blame previous governments again – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that he will no longer blame previous governments over the problems his administration met on ground. Buhari stated this while lamenting over Nigeria’s history of corruption and mismanagement of resources. The President said complaining about the activities of the past governments have not helped his administration much and that he […]

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2019 Presidency: Fani-Kayode attacks Fr. Mbaka over comment on Atiku, Obi

Femi Fani-Kayode, the former Minister of Aviation has condemned the Spiritual Director of the Adoration Ministry, Enugu Nigeria, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka over his latest prediction on the presidential candidate the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, Peter Obi in 2019 election. Mbaka had during a Sunday thanksgiving service predicted doom’s […]

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Louis Amoke: 2019, elections, Ugwuanyi and Peace in Enugu State

It is undisputable that one of the greatest achievements of Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s administration in Enugu State that must not be taken for granted is the enduring peace in the Coal City State. Peace, which is synonymous with Enugu State since the inception of Gov. Ugwuanyi’s administration is a veritable component that abhors violence and […]

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2019: Police IG directs CPs to arrest, prosecute politicians, supporters in possession of dangerous weapons

The Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, Monday directed commissioners of Police across the country to effect arrest and immediately prosecute of politicians or their supporters in possession of dangerous weapons during campaigns and rallies in their respective states. The IGP, while speaking in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, added that the force will […]