When Emmanuel Macron, president of France celebrated his 40th birthday, it wasn’t a disco party in jeans and designer t-shirt, gyrating to old school pop music and savouring the last moments of youth, as those of that age group are won’t to do. For him, youth had been over a long time ago.
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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday said plans were underway to immortalize its deceased founding fathers including Mallam Adamu Ciroma, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, Chief Solomon Lar and others who laid a solid foundation for the growth and survival of the party and democracy.
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“And Nigeria are quite well known to us, we’ve always met in the last World Cups. They’re tough, not just because of their physical power, but because their disorganisation has the effect of disorganising you as a rival. And that’s when teams like ours suffer the most – in disorder.”
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A non governmental body, the Buhari Youth Organisation, BYO, Friday, described the signing of an Executive Order on the preservation of suspicious assets connected with corruption by President Muhammadu Buhari as a welcome development.
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World football governing body FIFA have asked for a situation report on Nigeria following the enforcement of a court order, which replaced Amaju Pinnick with Chris Giwa as NFF president.
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The all-female flight, which took off from the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, was operated days after Air Peace produced its first female Captain, Sinmisola Ajibola. The flights, the airline said, were in honour of Sinmisola, to promote gender equality in the nation’s aviation industry and project Nigerian women as capable of standing tall among both their male and female counterparts across the world.
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GOMBE State Governor, Dr Ibrahim Dankwambo on Friday commissioned some projects executed by his Delta State counterpart, Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, using the exercise to urge northerners leaving in the state to obey the culture and norms of the people.
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Amid reports of factionalization of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, the immediate-past National Chairman of the party, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has urged the media and stakeholders of the party to support his successor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole.
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FIFA president Gianni Infantino has invited the Thai boys' football team trapped in a cave to the World Cup final, as messages of support poured in from top players.
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Singer Chris Brown was arrested for battery following a concert in Florida, authorities said Friday, the troubled star’s latest brush with the law. Police seized the R&B star shortly after he left the stage Thursday night in West Palm Beach. He was booked on a charge of felony battery and released after he paid aRead More
Dr Chris Okafor, the senior pastor of Greater Liberation City Church AKA Liberation City is truly on a mission to win 1 Billion souls for Christ as acclaimed and is not stopping anytime soon as he trots the globe with the Message of Liberation taking the great Sound of Abundance to the nooks and cranniesRead More
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A National Assembly member, Sen. Ali Ndume, has cautioned against strain in National Assembly and the Executive relationship, saying it might put the country’s nascent democracy in jeopardy.
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London mayor Sadiq Khan has given the green light for a giant Trump Baby balloon to be flown close to the UK Parliament during U.S. President Donald Trump’s visit to London on Friday, July 13, it was reported Friday.
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THE four top members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, POB, charged together with their leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu and detained at Kuje prison, Abuja since 2015 have left Prison and returned their various homes in the South East.
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A football fan from Nigeria has reportedly requested political asylum in Russia, citing fears of political persecution in his home country, the Moscow Times reports.
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A prominent cleric in the South West, the Assistant General Overseer of the Christ Arrival International Church, Gethsemane Parish, Ibadan, Pastor Peter Olaniyan, has justified the stance of the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, against the creation of cattle ranches in the South West States.
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THE dust raised by the Osolo chieftaincy tussle, in Akure, Ondo State has refused to settle as the Isolo Council consisting of its kingmakers insisted that Oba Edward Adewole is the recognised Osolo of Isolo.
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Technology has made everything simple, as it is now easy for people to capture their images with the help of hands free camera, known as Snap spectacle V2.
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ABUJA—SADDEND by the incessant killings of Christians in the northern part of the country, Governor Simon Lalong and the leadership of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, in the 19 northern states, yesterday, met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, demanding a review of the country’s security architecture to end the killings by suspected armed herdsmen.
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PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has advised Christian leaders in the country to remain united and shame those stoking the fires of ethnic and religious conflicts in the country for their short-term political gains.
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