United front will return PDP Osadebey Avenue, S/south chairman

May 26, 2020 Patrick Ahanor 0

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo state have been urged to work towards achieving victory in the forthcoming governorship election. The PDP National Vice chairman, South South, Chief Emmanuel Ogidi, stated this during a visit to the new State Executives of the party led by Dr Tony Aziegbemi. Ogidi said he was in Edo to strengthen the Read More

The saboteurs and the unbelievers

May 21, 2020 Dan Agbese 0

  Email: ochima495@gmail.com SMS: 08055001912  Federal and state governments need to be more serious in enforcing the regulations aimed at chaining COVID-19. It is a matter of life and death. No nation can joke with that. The co-ordination between the federal and state authorities appears ragged at the moment. I thought the primary responsibility of the presidential task force was to Read More

Don’t renew Rohr’s contract, Odegbami tells NFF

May 11, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Former national team captain, Segun Odegbami has insisted that the country have capable hands to handle the Super Eagles and the Nigeria Football Federation NFF should not renew the contract of current gaffer, Gernot Rohr. Odegbami who played prominent in Nigeria’s 1980 African Cup of Nations victory has continued to call on the NFF to give local coaches chances to Read More

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Group hails Badaru on projects execution

March 9, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Hadejia Ina Mafita, a nonprofit organisation working in the Hadejia senatorial zone in Jigawa state has lauded Governor Badaru Abubakar over fulfilled campaign promises. The chairman of the organisation, Dr Isah Billami Hadejia, who addressed newsmen at the state secretariat in Dutse, the Jigawa state capital said the governor in 2015 made numerous campaign promises in which he assured the people Read More

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Djokovic tips Tsitsipas as future world No.1

March 2, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Stefanos Tsitsipas has what it takes to win Grand Slam titles and become a future world No 1, top-ranked Novak Djokovic said after downing the Greek to win the Dubai Tennis Championships title on Saturday. Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer have shared all Grand Slams between them since Stanislas Wawrinka won at the 2016 US Open and Tsitsipas has Read More

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Lyon accepts Supreme Court’s verdict, urges supporters to give peace a chance

February 27, 2020 Editorial IV 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) sacked Governor-Elect of Bayelsa state, Chief David Lyon, has accepted the verdict of Supreme Court on its judgement that nullified his victory at the November 16th, 2019 governorship election. Chief Lyon also appealed to his supporters and party loyalists to give peace a chance in the state despite the painful pronouncement that denied him the Read More

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Accept S/Court judgement, APC tells Bayelsans…lead

February 27, 2020 Editorial IV 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Bayelsa state chapter has appealed to the state electorate to accept the judgement of the Supreme Court that nullified its victory at the November 16th, 2019 governorship election. The party chairman, Jothan Amos, made the appeal Thursday following Wednesday’s Supreme Court’s refusal to review its judgement which sacked Governor-elect, Chief David Lyon. Speaking in Yenagoa, Read More

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Alonso to race at Indy 500 with McLaren

February 26, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Fernando Alonso will race at this year’s Indianapolis 500 for McLaren. It will the two-time Formula 1 champion’s third attempt at the race as he seeks to secure motorsport’s ‘triple crown’. The Spaniard, 38, has won the Monaco Grand Prix and Le Mans twice and an Indy 500 win would make him only the second man in history to secure Read More

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Halep claims 20th career title with Dubai triumph

February 24, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Simona Halep defeated Elena Rybakina 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7/5) on Saturday to secure her 20th career title with victory at the Dubai Championships and claimed she felt “pretty dead”. The world No 2 from Romania, who also won the title in Dubai in 2015, clinched her first trophy since Wimbledon last summer. “I love playing here, I gave everything I Read More

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Return Zamfara to APC, coalition tasks Supreme Court

February 19, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Ahead of the Supreme Court’s March 2, 2020, review of judgement sacking all elected officials of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the governor, state and national assembly from office, the Coalition for the Sustenance of Democracy, (CSD) has called for the party to be returned to power. The apex court last year nullified the victory of all those elected on the Read More

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Trabzonspor condemn racial abuse of Mikel

February 4, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Turkish side Trabzonspor have condemned racial abuse aimed at former Chelsea midfielder John Mikel Obi following their win over Fenerbahce on Saturday. The Nigeria international, 32, was targeted on social media after a 2-1 victory that moved Trabzonspor above their opponents into third place. The club say they have filed “criminal complaints” against those responsible. “Racism is a shelter for Read More

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Aussie Open: Djokovic to face Raonic in quarter-finals

January 26, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Defending champion Novak Djokovic reached his 11th Australian Open quarter-final with a 6-3 6-4 6-4 win over Argentine Diego Schwartzman. The seven-time winner was frustrated with himself in the opening set but broke the 14th seed in the eighth game. Schwartzman fought back after losing the first three games of the second set but could not halt the resurgent Serb. Read More

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Tsav, Chieshe congratulate Ortom on Supreme Court victory

January 22, 2020 Editorial IV 0

A former Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Abubakar Tsav, has congratulated Gov Samuel Ortom of Benue over his Tuesday victory at the Supreme Court. Tsav said this in a statement in Makurdi on Tuesday. The Supreme Court had earlier affirmed the re-election of Ortom as Benue Governor and dismissed the petitions of both the APC and its governorship candidate for Read More

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Supreme Court judgement: Days of bad blood over- Ganduje

January 20, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has described his victory at the Supreme Court as a gate way to reconciliation with the aggrieved party in the legal tussle, adding that with the victory bringing the whole saga to an end, the days of bad blood and unnecessary mudslinging is over. Speaking to news men at Kano Government House Monday, Ganduje Read More

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Zamfara APC felicitates with Ganduje on Supreme Court ruling

January 20, 2020 Editorial IV 0

The Zamfara chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has congratulated Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State on his victory at the Supreme Court. This felicitation is contained in a statement signed by the state APC chairman, Alhaji Lawal Liman in Gusau on Monday. Liman described the judgment as a victory not only to the APC and the people of Read More

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PDP protesters are coup plotters-Uzodinma

January 20, 2020 Editorial IV 0

  Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo state has described members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) who Monday trooped out in various states of the federation to protest the Supreme Court ruling that sacked Emeka Ihedioha as governor of Imo state and brought him in, as coup plotters. He said they are plotting to overthrow the government of President Muhammadu Read More

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INEC issues Uzodinma certificate of return

January 15, 2020 Editorial IV 0

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has issued a certificate of return to the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Hope Uzodinma, following his victory at the Supreme Court as the governor-elect of Imo state. The certificate of return was presented to Uzodinma by INEC national commissioner,  May Agbamuche-Mbu in the presence of national commissioners; Abubakar Nahuche and Read More

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Ex deputy gov Madumere congratulates Uzodinma

January 15, 2020 Editorial IV 0

The immediate past Deputy Governor of Imo State, Prince Eze Madumere has congratulated Senator Hope Uzodinma on his victory at the Supreme Court as the validly elected Governor of Imo State. A statement by the former deputy governor, Prince Madumere described his emergence as victory for democracy, saying that All Progressives Congress has bounced back after a long tortious legal Read More

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Premier League: Mourinho fails to mastermind New Year victory as Saints triumph over Tottenham

January 1, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho does not believe the solutions to Spurs’ problems will be found in the January transfer window despite another disappointing display in a 1-0 defeat at Southampton that also saw Harry Kane hobble off injured. Danny Ings produced the one real moment of quality in the game by lifting the ball over Toby Alderweireld before firing home Read More

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S/Court verdict: Truth has finally prevailed in Oyo – Makinde

December 19, 2019 Editorial IV 0

. Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state Thursday said his victory at the Supreme Court amounted to truth eventually prevailing in the state. The Governor, who stated this while speaking at the Ibadan Airport shortly after arriving from Abuja following the Supreme Court judgment, said that the decision of the apex court to validate his victory in the March 9, Read More

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Ogun APC thumbs up for Abiodun over Supreme Court victory

December 19, 2019 Editorial IV 0

The Ogun state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Thursday congratulated Governor Dapo Abiodun for his victory at the Supreme Court, describing the judgement as the will of God for the people of the state. The party while reacting to Abiodun’s victory through a statement by its, Publicity Secretary, Tunde Oladunjoye, said, “the Supreme Court, which was in concurrence with the Read More

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Joshua offers to be Fury’s sparring partner

December 17, 2019 Editorial IV 0

Anthony Joshua has offered to be Tyson Fury’s sparring partner if it helps his fellow British fighter beat WBC heavyweight champion, Deontay Wilder. Joshua has been left frustrated in his attempts to lure America’s Wilder into the ring as he bids to unify the division following his victory over Andy Ruiz Jr last weekend. The 30-year-old, who regained the WBA, Read More

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Presidents Cup: Woods sets up victory over International team

December 15, 2019 Editorial IV 0

Tiger Woods’ US team dominated Sunday’s singles as they beat the International team 16-14 in Melbourne to win an eighth successive Presidents Cup. The visitors had trailed 10-8 going into the final day, but Woods led by example as he beat Abraham Ancer 3&2 in the first match. Patrick Reed, whose caddie was banned after “shoving” a spectator on Saturday, beat Taiwan’s Read More