Breaking: Eriksen booed, Ronaldo frustrated as Manchester United suffer another Premier League humiliation

August 13, 2022 Editor 0

Manchester United on Saturday August 13, 2022 lost scandalously to Brentford, after succumbing to opening English Premier League game one week ago. The outcome of the encounter ensured that the Red Devils’ misery continued as they were thrashed by four goals to nil. Tten Hag might have thought the game against Brighton was bad, but this Saturday’s performance made them Read More

Six female Nigerian footballers kidnapped in Delta/Edo boundary, abductors demand N5m each

August 13, 2022 Amaechi Okwara, Asaba 0

Six female Nigerian grassroots footballers have been kidnapped at Oronigbe community in Edo state, a boundary between Delta and Edo states. It was gathered that the female footballers were kidnapped around 6pm on Friday while returning from a football competition at Owa-Alero in Ika North-East Local Government Area of Delta state. Husband to one of the kidnapped victims said contact Read More

VIDEO: Owerri shut down as Peter Obi visits, thousands march in Cross River

August 13, 2022 Editor 0

The Presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, on Saturday visited Owerri, Imo state capital to commission a campaign house donated by a member of the party. He was received amidst cheers from waiting crowd. In Calabar, Cross River state capital, many Nigerians in their unprecedented numbers marched round the city and created awareness on the labour movement.

BBNaijaS7: Two housemates caught under duvet after Beauty’s disqualification

August 13, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Big Brother Naija season seven housemates, Phyna and Groovy, have caused a stir among fans of the show over their new relationship. Both housemates have gotten close just few days after Beauty was disqualified from the ‘Level up’ house. Recall that the beauty Queen was disqualified after she received double strike for provoking Groovy. However, barely six days after Beauty’s Read More

BBNaijaS7: Again, 2 housemates clash

August 13, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Big Brother Naija season seven housemates, Doyin and Chomzy, on Friday night had a heated argument. Chomzy had described fellow housemate Doyin as ‘Fake’ during a conversation with housemates. Doyin, who has been avoiding talking to Chomzy, warned her to stop interfering in any discussion that has to do with her. She told Chomzy she’s not worth her time, therefore, Read More

Economic sabotage: How security forces aid oil theft in Niger Delta – Investigation

…Military provides protection for bunkerers, illegal refiners …Army, Navy, Police collect deve daily at Ogbe-Ijoh …Thieves connect Shell, Agip pipelines to siphon crude oil …Allegations of complicity false – Navy …Army mum, minister dismisses claims Blueprint’s three-month investigations have revealed that oil theft in the Niger Delta is being masterminded by security forces in conjunction with militants and even senior Read More

2023: Deji Adeyanju passes judgement on presidential candidates

August 12, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Popular Nigerian human rights activist and convener of Concerned Nigeria, Deji Adeyanju, has challenged the supporters of Peter Obi. Adeyanju in a tweet via his verified handle on Friday said he was ready to bet $10, 000 with any Obedient, supporters of presidential candidate of Labour Party, Peter Obi, in Nigeria or in diaspora that Obi will come distant 3rd Read More

Breaking: Wike breaks silence on dragging Atiku, PDP to court

August 12, 2022 Editor 0

Rivers State Governor, Mr Nyesom Wike, has dismissed reports making rounds that he has taken Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to court to contest his emergence. saying he was neither aware no approved of it. In fact, Wike said it was the handiwork of mischief makers, who have been spreading some wicked rumours in Read More

Breaking: Another Super Eagles star ‘joins’ Forest

August 12, 2022 Dailymail 0

Nottingham Forest are reportedly on the verge of their 13th signing of the summer as they close in on a deal for Watford’s Emmanuel Dennis.  Steve Cooper has sought to revamp the Forest squad this summer after a number of players who were influential in their promotion via the play-offs last season either left or saw their loan deals expire. Watford’s relatively Read More

Vote out leaders who shut down universities, ASUU tells parents, students

August 12, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Thursday urged parents and students to vote out leaders who have made schools remain closed nationwide. ASUU President, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, while speaking with Journalists at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State declared that ASUU would not relent in its bid to ensure better funding for universities Osodoke Read More

FG never said Nigeria was broke, Keyamo, Umahi interlopers – ASUU

August 12, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

As strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) enters its 180th day on Friday, the the union has said the government has not at any time indicated that it does not have money to fund the union’s demands and university education. The union’s president, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, in an interview with Journalists on Thursday reacted to recent comments Read More

Lecturers suspend strike

August 12, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union (COESU) have suspended their ongoing strike for a period of 60 days. The decision was taken at the National Executive Council meeting which was held in Abuja on Thursday night. The union had embarked on a strike on June 10, 2022 in a bid to push forth its demands and seek a lasting solution Read More

Days after Buhari’s full freedom order: Troops give terrorists bloody nose, kill 76 in 2 weeks, 55 arrested, 1,755 surrender

Just few days after President Muhammadu Buhari’s ‘full freedom’ order to security agencies, the Defence Headquarters (DHQ) Thursday announced troops of Operation HADIN KAI in the North-east have killed 29 terrorists, arrested 55 and rescued 52 civilians in the last two weeks. The military high command also said airstrikes by Nigerian Air Force fighter jets neutralised a key Islamic State of Read More

Paris Club refund: FG exposes governors

August 11, 2022 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

  The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Mr Abubakar Malami said Thursday that the $418 million deduction from the Paris Club refund was paid to consultants at the behest of the governors of the 36 states of the federation. Fielding questions from State House correspondents at the weekly media briefing organised by the Presidential Communications Team in Read More

Mai Mala Buni chairs Blueprint lectures, awards August 16

August 11, 2022 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe state would, Tuesday, August 16, 2022, chair the 2021 Blueprint Newspapers’ Impact Series/Awards ceremony scheduled to take place at the International Conference Centre Abuja. Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the company, Malam Salisu Umar, who disclosed this Monday in a statement in Abuja, said the 17th Chief of Army Staff and former Minister of Read More

Police arrest social media influencer for killing Nigerian boyfriend

August 11, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Police in the US has arrested Courtney Clenney alias Tailor, an Instagram model and influencer, for the murder of a Nigerian, identified as Christian Tobechukwu Obumselu, after attacking him with a knife and fatally stabbing him. The Hawaii Police Department (HPD) operatives, were said to have taken in the suspect, after the incident, according to NBC News, quoting a statement from the police authorities in the state, Read More

ASUU members starving, Orji Kalu tells FG

August 11, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Senator representing Abia North and former Abia state governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, has urged the Federal Government to consider paying the striking lecturers some months of salaries to save them and their families from starvation. In a media chat on Wednesday evening, Kalu pleaded with the federal government and Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to reconsider their stands Read More

Owo massacre: Akeredolu speaks on arrested church killers

August 11, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Governor of Ondo state, Rotimi Akeredolu, has stated that one of the five arrested suspects listed by the Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor, is not one of the suspected attackers of the St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo. The Owo-born governor stated this in a statement on Wednesday, signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Richard Olatunde, Akeredolu noted Read More

Lalong on Muslim-Muslim ticket: As a Knight, Pope hasn’t told me to reject Tinubu’s campaign DG

Plateau state Governor and Director-General All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Organisation Simon Lalong, has said as an ardent Catholic, the Pope never told him that accepting to lead the Muslim-Muslim presidential ticket was wrong. The governor said this Wednesday in Abuja while fielding questions from State House correspondents after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari. He said the Concerned Read More