David Lyon would have today been one day in office as governor of Bayelsa State, but for the twist of fate that played on him two days ago.
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I had many things lined up for last Friday. I was actually looking forward to some of them; like my time at the club for instance. But they paled into insignificance as soon as I heard what was going to be on DSTV that evening. It was tagged: ‘The Match in Africa.’
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Manchester City have been banned from European competitions for the next two seasons for “serious financial fair-play breaches”, UEFA announced on Friday, with the verdict immediately contested by Pep Guardiola’s English champions. City, who were also fined 30 million euros ($32.5 million), announced they were appealing the suspension to the Court of Arbitration for SportRead
The Lagos State Government has stated that the ban on commercial motorcycles (okada) and tricycles (keke) in Lagos metropolis will not be reversed. Deputy Gov. Obafemi Hamzat, in a statement on Friday, said this was because the government was determined to reduce accidents and vices associated. Hamzat noted that the ban would promote security of […]
Lagos: Why okada,
President Muhammadu Buhari-led government has been advised to involve the Nigerian media and the civil society in the spending of returned loot to ensure transparency and accountability. DAILY POST reports that this is part of the repatriation agreement between the United States and Nigeria on the $308 million looted by late Gen. Sani Abacha. It […]
Abacha loot: Buhari
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced plan to seek a reversal of the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission (lNEC) to issue certificate of return to Bayelsa Governor-elect, Sen. Douye Diri. APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, told newsmen on Friday that the nullification of the election of the party’s governorship candidate, David Lyon, […]
Simba Group, distributors of Luminous power back-up solutions including inverters, batteries and solar powered systems, yesterday, unveiled a Luminous Solar Tall Tubular battery into the Nigerian market.
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2face is billed to storm the upscale nightclub, Silver Fox located on the Lagos island this evening, as the nightclub marks its five years of existence.
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President Mohammad Buhari on Friday announced the suspension of the Director-General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Ishaq Modibbo Kawu, over the N2.5billion fraud currently pending in the court.
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The apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has commended security agents and pro-Biafra groups for orderly conduct and peaceful disposition during the burial of the traditional ruler of Afaraukwu Umuahia Ibeku, Late Eze Isreal Kanu and wife, Ugoeze Sally Kanu. Late Eze Kanu, and wife, Sally who are the parents of the leader of the […]
Eddy Obinna, the lawmaker representing Aboh-Mbaise state constituency in Imo House of Assembly, has disclosed that it was Emeka Ihedioha’s highhandedness and vindictive style of government that made him leave the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state. The lawmaker stated this on Thursday at the plenary while supporting […]
Manchester United boss, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has named the players that will miss his side’s Premier League clash with Chelsea on Monday night at Stamford Bridge. According to Solskjaer, Marcus Rashford, Paul Pogba, Scott McTominay, Axel Tuanzebe and Fosu-Mensah are not ready to play against Frank Lampard’s men because they are yet to get full […]
The Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has lifted the embargo imposed on the bank accounts of all the local governments of the state. This, it was learnt, takes effect from Monday, February 17. Gov Abiodun disclosed this during his first meeting with the newly appointed local government transition committee chairmen in Friday. A statement […]
Gov Abiodun finally lifts
The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has taken cognizance of yet another falsified report by Amnesty International (AI) in a campaign of calumny targeting the Nigerian Military and deliberately supporting the callous acts of terrorism perpetuated by Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) and Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP). This inglorious campaign is contained in a recent
The youth wing of the apex socio-cultural Igbo group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide, OYC, has alleged of plot by some Igbo leaders to instigate the Southeast against President Muhammadu Buhari and the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu. The youth said the Igbo leaders were working with some international agencies […]
As part of activities to mark this year’s Valentine, Abuja real estate developers, T Pumpy on Thursday, pampered her subscribers with the screening of the movie, Survival of Jelili. The Genesis Cinema movie hall was filled to capacity with overflow of T.Pumpy estate subscribers and their spouses. Speaking on the development, MD CEO of the […]
Ike Uchechukwu – Calabar At least three persons including a pregnant woman have been killed by a car in a local restaurant in Calabar Municipal local government area of Cross River State. The tragic incident occurred on Thursday evening along MCC Road where the victims were having a dinner An eyewitness, Ufonime Akaniyene, who isRead More