African Trio Share Premier League Golden Boot

  The race to be crowned the English Premier League’s leading scorer this season ended in a three-way tie on Sunday as the African trio of Sadio Mane, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Mohamed Salah shared the Golden Boot. Gabon forward Aubameyang scored twice for Arsenal at Burnley to join Salah and his Liverpool teammate Mane, who … Continue reading African Trio Share Premier League Golden Boot

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PDP Should Not Drag Us Into Their Smear Campaign Against Judiciary – Presidency

  The Presidency has asked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) not to drag it into their current “smear campaign” against the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa. In a statement on Sunday, the Presidency debunked all claims that an arm of the government had indicted the President of the Nigerian Court of … Continue reading PDP Should Not Drag Us Into Their Smear Campaign Against Judiciary – Presidency

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NLC Vs Ngige: Presidency Breaks Silence On Rift Over NSITF

  The Presidency has finally reacted to the disagreement between the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment and the leadership of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) over the appointment of the Chairman of the board of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF). In its position made known through a spokesman, Femi Adesina, the presidency … Continue reading NLC Vs Ngige: Presidency Breaks Silence On Rift Over NSITF

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‘Work Starts Now’ For United After Dismal End To Season – Solskjaer

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said Manchester United will “take some time” to close the gap to Manchester City and Liverpool after they finished their season with a dismal 2-0 defeat at home by already-relegated Cardiff. United finished in sixth place in the Premier League, 32 points behind champions City, who accumulated 98 points, edging out Liverpool … Continue reading ‘Work Starts Now’ For United After Dismal End To Season – Solskjaer

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Rebel Fire Kills 5 Civilians In Syria Regime Town

  Rebel rocket fire killed four children and a woman Sunday in a regime-held town outside the embattled jihadist bastion of Idlib in northwest Syria, state news agency SANA said. The bombardment by “terrorist groups” on the Christian-majority town of Suqaylabiyah in Hama province also wounded six other children, SANA said, using its term for … Continue reading Rebel Fire Kills 5 Civilians In Syria Regime Town

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Five Dead In Pakistan Luxury Hotel Attack

    Five people including a soldier were killed after gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in the southwestern Pakistani city of Gwadar, the centrepiece of a multi-billion dollar Chinese infrastructure project, the military said Sunday. The soldier was among security forces who rushed to the five-star Pearl Continental Hotel after the attack on Saturday. During … Continue reading Five Dead In Pakistan Luxury Hotel Attack

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Just In: Wike Recalls 12 Suspended Council Chairmen

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has recalled the 12 Local Government Council Chairmen earlier suspended by his Administration. Their recall is with immediate effect. This is according to a statement by Simeon Nwakaudu, special assistant to the Rivers State Governor, electronic media. The Governor charged the recalled Council Chairmen to diligently serve their people … Continue reading Just In: Wike Recalls 12 Suspended Council Chairmen

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Guardiola Admits Man City Triumph ‘Toughest Title’ Of His Career

  Pep Guardiola said Manchester City’s 2018/19 Premier League success was the toughest title triumph of his illustrious career. City came from behind to win 4-1 away to Brighton on Sunday’s final day of the season — a result that meant the reigning champions finished just a point in front of second-placed Liverpool, who won … Continue reading Guardiola Admits Man City Triumph ‘Toughest Title’ Of His Career

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Corruption Allegation: Come Clear On Bulkachuwa – PDP Tells Presidency, APC

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the Buhari-led Presidency and the leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to clear the air on allegations of corruption against Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, President of the Court of Appeal. In a statement by its spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan, the party on Sunday said: “On account of this … Continue reading Corruption Allegation: Come Clear On Bulkachuwa – PDP Tells Presidency, APC

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Falana Writes AGF, Requests Release Of 10 People From ‘Navy Detention’

  Human rights activist and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr Femi Falana, has called for the release of 10 civilians detained by the Nigerian Navy. He made the call in a letter addressed to the Attorney-General of the Federation () and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami. In a copy of the letter sent … Continue reading Falana Writes AGF, Requests Release Of 10 People From ‘Navy Detention’

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