BREAKING! Champions League: Ajax Beat Tottenham In London

  Ajax closed in on a first Champions League final for 23 years as Donny van de Beek’s early goal beat an injury-hit Tottenham 1-0 in the first leg of their semi-final on Tuesday. Van de Beek’s opener on 15 minutes was just rewarded for the Dutch side’s first-half dominance as Tottenham badly missed the … Continue reading BREAKING! Champions League: Ajax Beat Tottenham In London

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Canada Asks Venezuela’s Maduro To ‘Step Aside Now’

  Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland called on Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday to “step aside now” after self-proclaimed leader Juan Guaido said troops had joined his campaign to oust Maduro. “Venezuelans are in the streets today demonstrating their desire for a return to democracy even in the face of a violent crackdown,” Freeland … Continue reading Canada Asks Venezuela’s Maduro To ‘Step Aside Now’

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Don’t Just Focus On Messi, Klopp Warns Liverpool Ahead Of Barcelona Clash

  Jurgen Klopp has warned his players they cannot concentrate only on Lionel Messi when Liverpool face Barcelona in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final on Wednesday.  Messi has been rested for Barca’s last two league games and appears more motivated than ever in Europe, after pledging to “bring that beautiful cup back to Camp … Continue reading Don’t Just Focus On Messi, Klopp Warns Liverpool Ahead Of Barcelona Clash

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Those Who Say We Shouldn’t Borrow Must Find An Alternative – Fashola

  The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has replied those criticising the Federal Government for borrowing funds. Addressing reporters in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, he asked such people to provide an alternative to sourcing for funds. “Those who say we shouldn’t borrow must have an alternative answer to where we will get the … Continue reading Those Who Say We Shouldn’t Borrow Must Find An Alternative – Fashola

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South Sudan Hires US Lobby Group To Block War Crimes Court

  South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has hired an American lobby group run by a former ambassador to block the creation of a court to judge war crimes in the conflict-torn nation. According to a contract between the government and the lobby group, Gainful Solutions, published online by the US Department of Justice, the $3.7 … Continue reading South Sudan Hires US Lobby Group To Block War Crimes Court

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Defection: Saraki, Dogara, 52 Others To Know Fate On May 17

  The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has fixed May 17 to deliver judgement in a suit seeking the removal of 54 members of the National Assembly. The Legal Defence and Assistant Project (LEDAP) filed the suit against the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and … Continue reading Defection: Saraki, Dogara, 52 Others To Know Fate On May 17

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Kidnapped UBEC Chairman, Daughter Regain Freedom

  The abducted Chairman of Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Dr Mohammad Abubakar, and his daughter have regained freedom. The Force Public Relations Officer, Mr Frank Mba, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday. He added that the police arrested a suspect in connection with the kidnap and recovered a rifle. READ ALSO: Gunmen Kidnap UBEC … Continue reading Kidnapped UBEC Chairman, Daughter Regain Freedom

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Turkey’s Erdogan Condemns ‘Coup Attempt’ In Venezuela

  Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday condemned a “coup attempt” in Venezuela after self-proclaimed opposition leader Juan Guaido said he had the support of troops to oust President Nicolas Maduro. “As a country which fought against coups and experienced the negative consequences caused by coups, we condemn the coup attempt in Venezuela,” Erdogan, … Continue reading Turkey’s Erdogan Condemns ‘Coup Attempt’ In Venezuela

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APM Rejects New Ogun Governorship Election Petition Tribunal

  The Allied Peoples Movement (APM) has rejected the newly reconstituted Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Ogun State. APM National chairman of the party, Yusuf Dantalle, announced this at a press briefing at the party’s secretariat in Abeokuta, the state capital. The Tribunal is led by Justice Josephine Coker who was appointed by the President … Continue reading APM Rejects New Ogun Governorship Election Petition Tribunal

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Eight Escape Death In Another Ibadan Building Collapse

  Eight people escaped death on Tuesday when a building collapsed at a construction site in Oyo State. The incident occurred on Eleyele Road beside the Polo Ground in Ibadan, the state capital. Although no death was recorded, some construction workers at the site were trapped under the rubble. READ ALSO: 25 Feared Killed As Boko … Continue reading Eight Escape Death In Another Ibadan Building Collapse

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