Buhari’s Ministers Underperformed, YPP Chairman Claims

   National Chairman of the Young Progressive Party (YPP), Bishop Amakiri, has accused the current cabinet ministers to President Muhammadu Buhari of underperformance after much was expected from them. Amakiri who was a guest on Channels Television’s Politics Today on Monday scored the ministers below 50 per cent. He urged President Buhari, who has … Continue reading Buhari’s Ministers Underperformed, YPP Chairman Claims

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Ogun Governorship Tussle: Dapo Abiodun Wins At Appeal Court

  The Court of Appeal in Abuja today dismissed the appeal seeking the disqualification of Ogun state governor-elect, Dapo Abiodun of the All Progressives Congress (APC). A three-member panel of the court of appeal led by Justice Datti Yahaya ruled that the appeal anchored on the failure of mister Abiodun to declare his university degree … Continue reading Ogun Governorship Tussle: Dapo Abiodun Wins At Appeal Court

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13 Feared Dead As Private Jet Crashes In Mexico

  The wreckage of a private jet that disappeared while flying from Las Vegas to Monterrey, in northern Mexico, was found Monday, with no sign that any of the 13 people on board survived, officials said. Air-traffic controllers said they lost contact with the Bombardier Challenger 601 jet Sunday evening, after it abruptly lost altitude … Continue reading 13 Feared Dead As Private Jet Crashes In Mexico

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Milan Keeps Champions League Hopes Alive After Bologna Win

  AC Milan revived their Champions League hopes with a 2-1 win over Bologna on Monday as tempers flared with three players sent off and a bust-up between French midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko and coach Gennaro Gattuso on the sidelines. Gattuso’s side moves back into fifth place, three points behind Atalanta who occupy the final Champions … Continue reading Milan Keeps Champions League Hopes Alive After Bologna Win

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BREAKING: Man City Tops League With One Point After Leicester Win

Manchester City was left leading the Premier League table by a point from Liverpool with a match to play after captain Vincent Kompany’s wonder-strike secured a 1-0 win at home to Leicester on Monday. The reigning English champions were heading for a frustrating evening at the Etihad Stadium until Kompany let fly with a 25-yard … Continue reading BREAKING: Man City Tops League With One Point After Leicester Win

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PDP Condemns Arrest Of Senator Adeleke, Demands Immediate Release

    The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the arrest of Senator Ademola Adeleke by the police. PDP in a statement by its national spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan, said the detention of its governorship candidate in the last Osun State gubernatorial election, is a recipe for chaos. “This is highly provocative, an invitation to anarchy and … Continue reading PDP Condemns Arrest Of Senator Adeleke, Demands Immediate Release

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Russian Pilot Says Lightning Caused Fatal Plane Crash Landing

  The pilot of a Russian passenger plane that erupted in a ball of fire on the runway of Moscow’s busiest airport, killing 41 people, said lightning led to the emergency landing. Investigators were on Monday working to understand the causes of the blaze after the Sukhoi Superjet-100 had to return to Sheremetyevo airport shortly … Continue reading Russian Pilot Says Lightning Caused Fatal Plane Crash Landing

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OAU Confirms Kidnap Of Prof Adegbehingbe, Calls For His Release

  The Obafemi Awolowo University has confirmed the kidnapping of Professor Yinka Adegbehingbe. Affirming the kidnap and throwing more light on the incident, spokesman for OAU, Abiodun Olarewaju, said the lecturer was kidnapped on his way back to Ife from Ibadan. Mr. Olarewaju was abducted along the Ikire-Ikoyi axis of the road leading to Ife. Olarewaju said, … Continue reading OAU Confirms Kidnap Of Prof Adegbehingbe, Calls For His Release

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Court Extends Remand Order For Policeman Charged With Killing Football Fan

  A Lagos Magistrates’ Court sitting in the Ebute-Meta area has extended till June 10, its remand order against a dismissed Police Inspector, Olalekan Ogunyemi, accused of killing a football fan, Kolade Johnson. This means that Ogunyemi, 45, who has already spent 30 days in Ikoyi Prison custody following his remand by the court on … Continue reading Court Extends Remand Order For Policeman Charged With Killing Football Fan

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Police Arrest Senator Adeleke Over Alleged Certificate Forgery

  Senator Ademola Adeleke has been arrested by men of the Nigeria Police Force.  The lawmaker was taken into custody on the evening of Monday, May 6. Adeleke’s arrest was affirmed by the force spokesman, Mr. Frank Mba. He said: “Senator Adeleke is currently in police custody. He was taken into custody in the evening of … Continue reading Police Arrest Senator Adeleke Over Alleged Certificate Forgery

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