Chelsea hope to complete the £35.1m signing of Tiemoue Bakayoko next week, but will face a battle to keep Nemanja Matic. The Blues have agreed a deal in principal with Monaco for Bakayoko, who has been coach Antonio Conte’s first choice target to strengthen midfield for several months. Negotiations are set to continue over the […]
Lawmakers in the country have reportedly stopped the use of official number plates on their vehicles over fear of kidnapping and murder. This comes after a lawmaker from Kano State, Garba Umar-Durbunde, was kidnapped by gunmen along the Abuja-Kaduna Road, after which he reportedly paid
More than 140 people are feared buried in a landslide in Sichuan province in south-western China, state media say. About 40 homes were destroyed in Xinmo village in Maoxian county, after the side of a mountain collapsed at about 06:00 local time (22:00 GMT Friday). Rescue teams are frantically searching for survivors trapped beneath rocks. […]
THE Katsina State Police Command, on Friday, said it would deploy no fewer than 2,500 policemen in different parts of the state to ensure adequate security during the Eid-el-fitr. Mr Usman Abdullahi, the Commissioner of [...]
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Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, on Friday said Nigeria needed to recruit 30,000 police personnel annually for five years to meet UN recommendation. Idris made this known in Abuja while dialoguing with civil society organisations under the umbrella of “Situation Room’’ as he turned one year in office. He said that when compared to […]
Federal Government of Nigeria hopes to raise at least $1 billion from a scheme that will give tax evaders a chance to make payments retrospectively, the finance ministry said on Friday. The OPEC member, which has Africa’s largest economy, is in the second year of a recession brought on by low oil prices. Crude sales […]
A 52-year-old US based Nigerian who was arrested in Mushin area of Lagos, for being in possession of a fire arm has told detectives that he got it from policemen.
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Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo says a ministry of mining would be established to fast track the development of mining activities in the state. Obaseki announced this in his remarks at the close of a two-day workshop on solid mineral development organised by the Edo Government in Benin on Friday. He said that the state...