APC Adopts Femi Gbajabiamila As Candidate For Speaker

  The All Progressives Congress (APC) has adopted the House Leader, Femi Gbajabiamila, as its candidate for the position of the Speaker of the House of Representatives in the 9th Assembly. This position was reached after an intensive deliberation with the party’s House of Representatives members-elect at a dinner with President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday … Continue reading APC Adopts Femi Gbajabiamila As Candidate For Speaker

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Three Things We Learned From Barcelona vs Man Utd

  Barcelona cruised into the Champions League semi-finals as their 3-0 win against Manchester United sealed a 4-0 aggregate success on Tuesday. Here, AFP Sport looks at three things we learned from the quarter-final second-leg clash: No Camp Nou repeat for Solskjaer Barcelona’s Camp Nou will always hold a special place in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s … Continue reading Three Things We Learned From Barcelona vs Man Utd

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Barcelona Thrash Manchester United, Reach Champions League Semis

  Lionel Messi pounced on two Manchester United mistakes to score twice and end their hopes of another Camp Nou comeback as Barcelona breezed into the Champions League semi-finals on Tuesday. After an excellent start, United were undone twice in four minutes by Messi, who first nicked the ball off the careless Ashley Young and … Continue reading Barcelona Thrash Manchester United, Reach Champions League Semis

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Ajax Stun Juventus To Reach Champions League Semis

  Ajax stunned Juventus to reach the Champions League semi-finals for the first time since 1997 as Matthijs de Ligt’s thumping second-half header secured a 2-1 second-leg victory in the last eight in Turin on Tuesday. Cristiano Ronaldo, bidding for his sixth Champions League title, scored a 28th-minute header to put Juve ahead after a … Continue reading Ajax Stun Juventus To Reach Champions League Semis

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Court Orders INEC To Stop Further Actions On Imo North Senatorial Election

  A Federal High Court in Abuja has stopped the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from taking further steps on the Imo North Senatorial election. The electoral body disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday by its National Commissioner and member of Information and Voter Education Committee, Mohammed Haruna. Haruna noted that INEC had concluded its … Continue reading Court Orders INEC To Stop Further Actions On Imo North Senatorial Election

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Porto Hopeful Of Famous Comeback Against Liverpool

  FC Porto coach Sergio Conceicao reckons Liverpool are “the best team in the world” on their day as the Portuguese side face up to the daunting prospect of overturning a two-goal deficit in their Champions League quarter-final. The teams meet at the Estadio do Dragao on Wednesday in the second leg of their last-eight … Continue reading Porto Hopeful Of Famous Comeback Against Liverpool

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‘Shine Your Eyes Well,’ Canada Rejects Report Of Requesting One Million Migrants

  The Canadian government has condemned the report that it is requesting one million Nigerians to relocate to the country. The High Commission of Canada to Nigeria faulted the report in a series of tweets on Tuesday. This followed the emergence of the report titled, “Canada’s Prime Minister begs Nigeria President for one million immigrants” … Continue reading ‘Shine Your Eyes Well,’ Canada Rejects Report Of Requesting One Million Migrants

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UPDATE: Death Toll Rises To 17 In Nasarawa Village Attack

  Death toll has risen to 17 in the attack on Numa Kochu village in Akwanga Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. The Chief Medical Superintendent of the General Hospital in Akwanga, Dr Gwanje Thomas, confirmed this to reporters on Tuesday. Some gunmen had invaded the community on Sunday night, killing a pregnant woman and … Continue reading UPDATE: Death Toll Rises To 17 In Nasarawa Village Attack

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Donors Pledge 700million Euros To Rebuild Notre-Dame

  Pledges from French billionaires, businesses and the public sector to help rebuild Notre-Dame cathedral reached some 700 million euros (790 million dollars) on Tuesday amid an outpouring of public support for one of Europe’s most iconic monuments. President Emmanuel Macron has vowed the mediaeval monument will be restored after its spire and roof collapsed … Continue reading Donors Pledge 700million Euros To Rebuild Notre-Dame

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WAFU Cup: Super Falcons to play Mali, Niger, Burkina Faso

  African champions Nigeria have been drawn against Burkina Faso, Niger Republic and Mali in group B of the 2019 WAFU ‘B’ Women’s Tournament taking place in Abidjan in May.  Host nation Cote d’Ivoire, alongside Togo, Senegal and Ghana will battle things out in Group A. The tournament which will hold from 8 – 18 … Continue reading WAFU Cup: Super Falcons to play Mali, Niger, Burkina Faso

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