Brazilian international Alisson Becker is expected to sign for Liverpool on a five-year deal worth 75 million euros, a world record for a goalkeeper, media reports suggested Wednesday. The 25-year-old, who currently plays for Roma in Italy, is cutting short his vacation to undergo a medical on Merseyside after being given permission to talk to […]
The France World Cup defender Benjamin Pavard, who shot to fame with a brilliant goal against Argentina, has signed a contract to join Bayern Munich in 2019 but reports in Germany suggested Thursday the 22-year-old may make the switch even sooner. Bayern reportedly agreed a deal with Stuttgart before the World Cup, to join the […]
An All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmaker in Edo state, Mr Ojo Asein, has been suspended by his Uhonmora Ward 2 for alleged anti-party activities. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the APC Ward Chairman, Mr Lucky Aroye, said the local government and the state party secretariats have been notified of the suspension. Aroye […]
APC suspends Edo lawmaker for anti-party
The Senate on Thursday, directed its committee on Federal Character to probe all appointments of President Muhammadu Buhari, to establish alleged lopsidedness or otherwise. The decision of the Senate followed a point or Order raised by the Deputy President of the Senate Ike Ekweremadu, alleging that Buhari’s appointments were focused more on a particular region […]
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The Senator representing Bayelsa East in the Senate, Ben Murray-Bruce, has recommended a new pattern of voting ahead of the 2019 general elections. The lawmaker wondered why Nigerians cannot vote by text since there are over 100 million phone lines in the country. Tweeting on Thursday afternoon, he suggested that to end vote buying as […]
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The Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA) has said that over 88 capital road projects that were captured in 2017 budget nationwide have been completed. The Head of Communication and Public Relations (FERMA) Mrs Maryam Sanusi confirmed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Thursday. Sanusi stated that another […]
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Jack Wilshere hopes his move to West Ham United from Arsenal will rekindle his international career. The 26-year-old ended his 17-year stay at Arsenal last month after injuries and poor form saw him slip down the pecking order in recent seasons. READ ALSO: Ghana arrests two Nigerians with drugs allegedly concealed in stockfish He failed to […]
The Independent National Electoral commission (INEC) has fixed August 11 for by-election to fill the vacant seat of Bauchi South Senatorial District at the National Assembly. INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Bauchi, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi, who stated this on Thursday during a stakeholders meeting, said only those who voted in the 2015 general elections […]
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Ecobank Nigeria Ltd., on Thursday announced the appointment of Mr Patrick Akinwuntan as Managing Director designate of the bank. The bank said in a statement through its Corporate Affairs Department in Lagos that Akinwuntan would replace the outgoing Managing Director, Mr Charles Kie, whose exit date would be announced later. The bank said that prior […]
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A house wife, Hanifa Adamu, on Thursday, dragged her husband Ibrahim Isyaku to a Sharia Court sitting at the Magajin Gari Kaduna, seeking dissolution of their marriage.
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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has threatened to pull out of the 2019 general elections if the electoral umpire and security agencies fail to demonstrate sufficient level of impartiality expected from them by Nigerians. National Chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus stated this at the party’s nationalRead More
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says it has embarked on Time Release Study (TRS) to measure the efficiency of its trade facilitation scheme and reduce the time of cargo clearance.
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The All Progressives Congress, Benue chapter, says it has not given Governor Samuel Ortom any red card, contrary to the governor’s claim to that effect. The Director of Publicity of APC in the state, Mr. Peterhot Apeh, made the denial in a statement on Thursday in Makurdi. “We wish to state categorically that the Benue […]
A man, Olalekan Babalola on Thursday, sought the dissolution of his 13-year-o marriage at an Agege Customary Court, Lagos, alleging that his wife, Olushola Babalola, is adulterous and deceitful. Olalekan, who is the respondent in a divorce suit filed by his wife, accused Olushola of infidelity. He said that his wife packed out of their […]
A 35-year-old medical doctor, Emmanuel Okolo, who allegedly slapped a nurse working in his hospital, was on Thursday brought before an Epe Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State. Police Prosecutor Moses Oyekanmi, told the court that the accused committed the offence on Wednesday, at 2 a.m. at Awoyaya hospital in Ibeju-Lekki. The police charged Okolo, who […]
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Plenary proceedings of the House of Representatives for Thursday, July 19, 2018. The Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara presiding After leading the opening prayer, the Speaker went on to examine and approve plenary votes and proceedings for Wednesday, July 18, 2018 PETITIONS Hon. Lazarus Ogbee brought a petition from some individuals who
A tanker conveying over 11,000 litres of fuel (petrol) has crashed along the Calabar-Biase highway in Cross River state. An eyewitness, who gave his name as Matthew, told DAILY POST that the incident occurred on Wednesday at about 3pm long Abini town in Biase local government area of Cross River State. He said the vehicle […]
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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Thursday urged all institutions preparing for post-UTME and other processes leading to admissions to update their candidates’ list from the Central Admission Processing System (CAPS). The board’s Head of Media, Dr Fabian Benjamin, made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in […]
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) is to collaborate with the International Federation of Female Lawyers (FIDA) to establish shelters for victims of domestic violence, especially women and children. Receiving Officials of FIDA Abuja branch [...]
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