A three-month-old baby boy, whose mother, Aisha Yau attempted to kill, has been rescued by the Kaduna State government. Kaduna State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajiya Hafsat Baba Muhammed rescued the baby in Kaduna on Thursday from Aisha who appeared not to be in her right frame of mind. This was after […]
Drama as baby boy is found under trailer
The recent flood in Abeokuta,the Ogun State capital, has thrown many families into mourning in the state.
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Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku on Thursday alleged that there is a plan by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government to stop him and six other governors from seeking re-election in 2019. Ishaku stated this when he hosted former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, at the State Government House in Jalingo. “I have been told on good […]
2019: Buhari planning
With Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State still waiting in the wings, the race for the presidential ticket of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was yesterday turning into a heated race between former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and former Special Duties Minister, Tanimu Turaki.
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The Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has described Senator Victor Umeh as a man whose “life story has been zig-zag.” There have been raging media war between Okorocha and the erstwhile National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Senator Victor Umeh. Umeh had alleged that the Imo governor’s life history is shrouded […]
Gov. Okorocha bombs Senator Umeh
The Adamawa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has declared that former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, remains the only formidable candidate to wrestle power from President Muhammadu Buhari come 2019. The PDP said Atiku will win President Buhari if given the PDP ticket for the 2019 presidential election. This was declared by […]
2019: What Atiku will do to Buhari – P
French midfielder, Tiemoue Bakayoko, would be heading to Spain to join La Liga giants, Sevilla. Bakayoko has failed to deliver in the Premier League since his £40million move from Monaco last summer. Reports in England suggest that new Chelsea manager, Maurizio Sarri is intending to axe the midfielder as he looks to tailor his squad […]
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President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the family, government and people of Katsina State over the demise of his classmate and former Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Coomassie. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, conveyed the condolence message in a statement in Abuja on Thursday. Coomassie died on Thursday at […]
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Lionel Messi has told Barcelona to sell French star, Ousmane Dembele and sign Chelsea ace Eden Hazard. Spanish sports outlet, Don Balon reports that the 31-year-old Argentine captain wants to line up with Hazard next season. Earlier on Thursday, Spanish radio station Onda Cero claimed that the Catalan giants are willing to offer Dembele for […]
A former Chelsea star, Gus Poyet, has revealed that Eden Hazard will move to Real Madrid this summer. Poyet said Hazard was already in talks to join Real Madrid and would be the best replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo, who left the club for Juventus. The Belgian international fuelled speculation of his move after the World […]
Transfer: Ex-Chelsea star, Poyet hints
Juan Mata grabbed the 78th minute equalizer as Manchester United opened their pre-season with a 1-1 draw against Club America on Thursday in Phoenix, Arizona. A header from Henry Martin in the 59th minute — past substitute goalkeeper Joel Pereira — had put Mexican outfit America in the lead at University of Phoenix Stadium. READ […]
The Kogi State Police Command has summoned Senator Dino Melaye to report at the State Criminal and Investigation Department after his armed guards fired on a team of policemen on patrol duties in the state. A police sergeant was the victim of the shooting, the police said and is recuperating in the hospital. The Kogi […]
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ONE of the 17 governorship aspirants contesting today’s APC primary, Barrister Kunle Adegoke “K-Rad,” has alleged a conspiracy to impose Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola as the party’s candidate.
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Former Premier League Champions, Chelsea have reached an initial agreement with Real Madrid to sell star forward, Eden Hazard for €190 million (£170m). The 27-year-old had immediately after the World Cup, indicated that he wants to leave Stamford Bridge this summer and suggested that Madrid remains his preferred destination. The Belgium captain has just under […]
Details of the 2018 virement proposal sent to the National Assembly for the 2019 general election by President Muhammadu Buhari have emerged. Buhari on Tuesday requested a total virement of N228.8bn. The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) will need N310m to feed and administer drugs to dogs that will be deployed in states. […]
2019: Police, NIS, NSCDC seek N1bn
President Muhammadu Buhari is set to meet with Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara. The meeting, which is likely to hold today, would be a follow-up to Thursday’s closed door meeting the nation’s leader had with Senate President, Bukola Saraki. In attendance were Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; Governors Ibikunle Amosun (Ogun); Atiku Bagudu […]
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The federal government has given reasons why it believes the former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, should not be granted bail. Dasuki was arrested by operatives of the Department of Security Service (DSS) in December 2015, over “illegal possession of firearms”. The former NSA was also accused of diverting $2.1billion while he served as NSA. […]
BENIN—TEACHERS in Edo State have given the state government up to the end of July 2018 to meet up with all their entitlements or be prepared to face the consequences that may follow.
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Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted to the alleged assassination attempt on Senator Dino Melaye. DAILY POST reported that the Senator on Thursday ran into trouble on his way to Isanlu in Yagba East local government council to commission some projects. The Senator representing Kogi West met roadblock with heavy truck shortly before […]
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Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has announced that he is rooting for Senator Ademola Adeleke ahead of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary this Saturday. In a tweet on Thursday, Fani-Kayode expressed confidence that Adeleke will be a good Governor. “I wish Sen. Ademola Adeleke the best in Saturday’s congress which will elect […]