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Luis Figo becomes UEFA advisor

Former world player of the year Luis Figo has joined UEFA as a football advisor. The 44-year-old former Portugal star will work with UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin and UEFA’s Football Divison “across a variety of matters including technical aspects of the game, laws of the game and the overall attractiveness of the sport”. Figo was […]

Tagbo died of Suffocation, Davido reinvited for Questioning – Police

Tagbo Umeike, who passed a week ago, has been said by the police to have died of suffocation, according to an autopsy conducted. The Lagos State Police Commissioner, Edgal Imohimi, stated this at a press briefing on Wednesday, where he revealed the deceased’s friend Davido has been reinvited for questioning, The Nation reports. According to the commissioner, the autopsy revealed the […]

FG voids NPA’s contract with Atiku’s Firm

The Federal Government has declared void ab initio the boats pilotage monitoring and supervision contract between the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and Intels Nigeria Limited. In a memo by the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, obtained by ThisDay, he said the agreement between NPA and Intels “violates express provisions of Sections 80(1) and 162(1) and (10) of the […]

NNPC: Buhari may have signed $1.78bn Contracts during Sick Leave

Maikanti Baru, the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has suggested that President Muhammadu Buhari approved contracts worth $1.78 billion while away on his medical vacation in London. The two contracts, worth $1 billion and $780 million each, were approved by on July 10 and July 31 respectively, Baru claimed in the NNPC October 9 response to Minister […]

Kevin Hart gushes over Eniko – “I’m lucky enough to still be calling (you) my wife today”

Kevin Hart in an Instagram post, is gushing over his wife Eniko, saying he is lucky enough to still be calling her is wife. The comedian and actor shared a photo of his wife and wrote: Thanking God for this beautiful strong woman that I am lucky enough to still be calling my wife today. You are […]

Tagbo’s Death: “Soon a statement and footage will be released” – Davido

Davido has said that he’ll soon be releasing a statement and footage on his friend Tagbo Umeike‘s demise. Davido, in his statement on Instagram said that he has refused to speak out of respect for Tagbo and his family. “Enough is enough. God bless you guys!! Everyone be safe please!!” he wrote. This is coming after the […]

DJ Cuppy, Victor Anichebe Breakup

Florence Otedola, popularly known as DJ Cuppy has confirmed that her and footballer Victor Anichebe have ended their relationship. DJ Cuppy made this known in an interview on The Beat 99.9FM with Osi Suave. She cited distance, time difference and their tight schedule as the reason for the breakup, adding that they are both friends. DJ Cuppy recently moved back to Nigeria […]

Diezani Allison-Madueke to forfeit 56 houses

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday ordered the final forfeiture to the Federal Government of 56 houses situated in Lagos, Port Harcourt and Abuja linked to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke. The value of the properties was put at 22 million dollars. The forfeited properties include 21 mixed housing units […]

Judge hands-off Evans case

Justice Abdulazeez Anka of the Federal High Court, Lagos on Wednesday declined to hear a fundamental rights suit filed by suspected kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans NAN reports. Evans is seeking N300 million damages for his illegal detention. Anka said that the case file would be returned to the Administrative Judge for further directive. The […]

Panic in S/East as parents withdraw children from schools

Panic-stricken parents and guardians thronged primary and secondary schools in the South-East states on Wednesday to pick-up their wards following the rumour that the Nigerian Army was injecting viruses into school children. Correspondents of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abia, Anambra, Enugu and Ebonyi gathered that the development was triggered by a false […]
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