Category: News

Barca off to Madrid amid Catalan crisis

One of the biggest game of the La Liga season so far is shrouded in political tension as Barcelona visit Atletico Madrid on Saturday in their first trip to the Spanish capital since a Catalan independence referendum marred by violence. Barca played their last match behind closed doors as the October 1 referendum, deemed illegal […]

British swallows 6-inch fish

A British man’s heart stopped after he accidentally swallowed a 6-inch long Dover sole on a fishing trip in Boscombe, in southern England. The man, 28, who was not named, went into cardiac arrest on Oct. 5 after the fish leapt into his mouth, completely blocking his throat. However, paramedics were able to clear his airway after drawing the […]

Self Medication Kills – NDLEA

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has advised Enugu residents to desist from self medication to avoid drug abuse. The State Commander of the agency, Dr Anthony Ohanyere, gave the advice on Friday in Enugu in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Ohanyere observed that some residents of Enugu took delight […]

3.5m ticket requests for FIFA World Cup

FIFA said  3.5million requests have been made for tickets for its flagship World Cup tournament in Russia next year, as it dropped the curtains on the first sales period. The football governing body said  ticket requests have been high since 14 September, with most of the applications coming  from Russia. International demand accounts for more […]

”APC promises devolution of power, not restructuring of Nigeria” -Chief Bisi Akande

All Progressives Congress(APC) leaders in the Southwest zone said in Ibadan on Thursday that restructuring is not in the party’s manifesto. Chief Bisi Akande, a former APC National Interim Chairman, who spoke on behalf of the leaders at the end of their meeting, the word “restructuring” was not the language of the party. The News […]

Police: You cannot Demote Lagos CP, Force Headquarters tells Police Service Commision

  The Police Force Headquarters has said the Police Service Commission (PSC)has no power to demote senior officers. The PSC had in a letter addressed to the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, removed the acting appointments of both the Acting Commissioners of Lagos and Kogi states, Edgal Imohimi and Aji Ali Janga respectively, demoting them to the rank of Deputy Commissioner of Police. According […]

”Buhari Keeps Promise” – Osinbajo

President Muhammadu Buhari has translated into reality a 40 year-old plan to link Bodo and Bonny in Rivers State,  with a bridge, at a time of scarce financial resources, said Vice President  Yemi Osinbajo at the ground breaking ceremony on Thursday. An excerpt of his speech… I rejoice with the people of Rivers State on […]

Law School: Buhari appoints Prof. Isa Hayatu Chiroma as new DG

Professor Isa Hayatu Chiroma has been confirmed as the new Director-General of the Nigerian Law School following President Muhammadu Buhari‘s approval on Thursday. The appointment was confirmed by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina. Chiroma will succeed Olanrewaju Onadeko, who is due for retirement. Chiroma is a Professor of Law, and currently the Deputy […]

Tagbo’s Death: Davido releases Official Statement & CCTV Footage

  Sequel to the controversy over the death of Tagbo Umeike, who passed on over a week ago, pop singer Davido as promised, has released an official press statement debunking claims that he told his driver and friends to “dump” Tagbo’s body. The statement also stated that Tagbo did not step foot into Davido’s car at any time. Davido also went […]

Checkout Ycee’s “Komije” Campaign Photos

The Jagaban crooner shows a daring and fashionable side which we don’t get to see often, baring his rock hard abs in a camo jacket and rugged jeans in the first set of photos. Ycee sure gives the ladies something to sweat over as he poses playfully in a crisp white ensemble. During the shoot, which took […]
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