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Champions League: Real Madrid is not in the final yet – Cristiano Ronaldo

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo, has insisted that they are not in the Champions League final yet, after scoring all of his side’s goals in a 3-0 win over Atletico Madrid in Tuesday’s semi-final first leg. Ronaldo headed Real in front in the 10th minute, before lashing in the second in the 75th. The Portugal forward…

Government is not a place for learners – Obasanjo

Obasanjo, on Tuesday, stated that elected or appointed government officials must be prepared before they get to office. Obasanjo, who spoke in Abuja, declared that governance is not what anyone can learn when already in position. OBJ, as fondly called, said people must have plan and ideas before seeking and taking leadership responsibilities. His words:…

Fire At Oba of Lagos palace, Ooni of Ife speaks.

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has once again denied that he has any problem with the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu. Ogunwusi spoke yesterday in Port Harcourt, on a day fire incident broke out in Oba Akiolu’s palace. The Ife monarch made it clear that they have had a good relationship for years…

#WhereIsBuhari? Buhari expected to preside over the Executive Council (FEC) meeting today.

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to preside over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting Wednesday. This has, however, generated mixed reactions among Nigerians. While some say he would attend, others stated that the presidency will, as usual, give excused to Nigerians if Buhari fails to show up. The president has failed to attend FEC meetings…

Senate Says Suspended SGF, Babachir David Lawal collected N507m bribe

The final report of the Senate ad-hoc Committee on Mounting Humanitarian Crisis in the North East has revealed that contractors paid over N500m in kickbacks to a company linked to the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir David Lawal. An interim report, late last year, had indicted Lawal for due process violation…

Buhari cannot hold Nigerians to ransom with his health condition – Shehu Sani

The Chairman of the Katsina State Chapter of National Conscience Party, NCP, Abdulmumini Shehu Sani, and a resident of Katsina State has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign and attend to his health issues. Speaking in the state, Sani said Buhari cannot hold Nigerians to ransom with his health condition as there were other…

#BBNaija: Efe received in grand style in Plateau State where he grew up (PHOTOS)

Winner of the 2017 Big Brother Naija reality show, Efe, was on Friday received by the governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong. Efe, a Plateau-based Warri-born rapper won the show ahead of Bisola and T-boss. Efe Ejeba arrived Jos, the state capital on Friday to meet with the governor and his cabinet. Recall that upon…

#BIAFRA: See the Moment Nnamdi Kanu was Released from Prison in Abuja (Photos+Video)

After fulfilling his bail conditions, the leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra(IPOB)and director of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu has been released from prison. Nnamdi Kanu and other in front of Kuje prison after he was released The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has been finally released from the…

APC Apoints Jim Nwobodo and Orji Uzor Kalu to head ‘Operation win Anambra State’

The national Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, Thursday, launched ‘Operation win Anambra State.’ Willie Obiano is the current occupant of the governorship seat. Oyegun subsequently appointed the former governor of old Anambra State, Dr. Jim Nwobodo and former Abia State governor, Dr. Uzor Kalu as committee chairman and vice chairman…

Former Governor of Abia Theodore Orji Regected By APC on Possibility of Defection

 Former Abia State House of Assembly Speaker and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Stanley Ohajiriuka, has warned former governor, Chief Theodore Amaefula Orji against joining the ruling party. He called on the former governor, who is the senator representing Abia North Central District, against defecting to the APC. Speaking with newsmen after Abia…

Lagos Parents Use Son As Collateral For N8,000

The family of 15-year-old Ajala Samuel thought they could briefly use him to raise money for some urgent family needs. But four months after handing him over to a Lagos trader, identified as Iya Meta, who paid them N8,000, his whereabouts had yet to be known by the parents. It was gathered that Iya Meta…

We Are Not Worried About Buhari’s Health – APC Governors

The All Progressives Congress (APC) governors forum yesterday maintained that there was nothing awkward on the absence of President Muhammadu Buhari at the weekly federal executive council (FEC) meeting. The Guardian reports that Governor Nasir Ahmed El-Rufai who spoke on behalf of the twenty-four-member governors’ forum noted: “We are not worried about the development. It…

Steven Gerrard confirmed as Liverpool U-18 team coach

Liverpool has confirmed that Steven Gerrard will be appointed as manager of their U-18 team ahead of next season. Gerrard, 36, returned to the club as an academy coach in January, following his retirement from playing in 2016. He will replace Neil Critchley, who will move up to the U-23s. “I have really enjoyed my…

Traditional ruler on the run as Fulani herdsmen behead man in Delta.

Tension is high in Urhuoka-Abraka community in Ethiope-East Local Government Area of Delta State following the alleged murder of a member of the community by armed men suspected to be Fulani herdsmen. The incident happened around Ovre-Abraka. The victim, who was identified as Solomon Ejor, a welder, was killed while trying to rescue his mother,…

INEC officially declares Accord Party candidate, Princess Shola Ogbemi Daibo winner of Warri by-election.

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared the Accord Party candidate, Princess Shola Ogbemi Daibo winner of the just concluded Warri South Constituency I by-election into the Delta State House of Assembly. INEC Local Government Collation and Returning Officer, Mr Olatunbosun Odusanya declared the result Wednesday Night. Odunsanya disclosed that Princess Shola Ogbemi Daibo…