Zidane Wants Real Madrid To Sign PSG Attacker

Re-appointed Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, has urged club president, Florentino Perez, to break the bank for Paris Saint-Germain forward, Kylian Mbappe, this summer. Zidane was reappointed as coach at Real Madrid after the Spanish La Liga giants sacked Santiago Solari after a poor run of form which saw the Los Blancos exit the UEFA […]

See EU’s Assessment On Nigeria’s Supplementary Elections

European Union Decry Violence During Supplementary Elections, Says It Was Prevented From Monitoring Some Areas The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) has observed a high level of insecurity factors and a lot of intimidation for voters in the just concluded supplementary elections. The rerun was held in Kano, Bauchi, Benue, Plateau and Sokoto […]

INEC Reveals When It Will Issue Adeleke Certificate Of Return

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it will only issue a certificate of return to PDP’s Sen Ademola Adeleke if the embattled governor of Osun State, Gboyega Oyetola fails to appeal the judgment of the tribunal that sacked him within 21 days. The Osun State governorship election petition tribunal had on Friday nullified […]

UK parliament plots Brexit Plan B after sidelining PM

Britain’s parliament sought a new Brexit strategy Tuesday after seizing the initiative from Prime Minister Theresa May in a historic vote, with the risk of a chaotic “no-deal” departure looming. Lawmakers exasperated by Britain’s failed efforts to find a way out of the European Union after three years of debates and negotiations voted Monday to […]

Two injured in another collapse Lagos building

Two persons yesterday sustained varying degrees of injuries after another three-storey building collapsed in Lagos Island. The incident, which occurred at No. 50 Kakawa Street, has brought to four the number of buildings that had collapsed in the area since the March 13 disaster that killed 20 persons on Massey Street, Ita-Faaji. It was gathered […]

Ezekwesili wins Forbes Woman Africa Social Influencer Award

A former Nigeria education minister Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili has been announced as Forbes Woman Africa Social Influencer at the prestigious Forbes Woman Africa Awards inaugural gala dinner held this March in Durban, South Africa. A former vice-president for Africa of the World Bank, co-founder of Transparency International, and anti-corruption activist, the award celebrates her efforts […]

The Success Adegor story

Young people, because they are young, have no room for niceties, or even for nice-ness. When they speak, they speak from the heart, in a direct and blunt manner, not caring whose ox is gored. They do not know or care whether their words can or will wound someone or cause ripples in high or […]

Why Chinese are making it in Nigeria

Prof. Muyiwa Falaiye, the Director of the Institute of African and Diaspora Studies (IADS), University of Lagos (UNILAG), on Tuesday said the Chinese had seen opportunities in factors that posed challenges to Nigerians. Falaiye told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that it was so because Nigerians at home and abroad had yet […]

Young Man Sentenced To Death In Ondo For Raping, Killing His Student-Girlfriend

A High Court sitting in Akure, Ondo state, has sentenced Chukwudi Onweniwe to death by hanging for killing his girlfriend, Nifemi Adeyeoye, an HND student of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic Owo. Chukwudi Onweniwe was brought before the court on a four-count charge of endangering life, kidnapping and abduction, rape and murder. According to the prosecutor, Jumoke […]

Ahmed Musa Redeems N4million Promise To U-23 Eagles After Libya Win

Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa, has redeemed his promise to the U-23 side, following their 4-0 win over Libya on Monday evening. The team were trailing the Libyans 2-0 from the first leg last week and needed a resounding win to qualify. Musa promised to pay N1million per goal scored.Victor Osimhen grabbed a hat-trick and […]