Odinkalu Warns FG Against Proscribing Shiites

  A former Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission, Professor Chidi Odinkalu, has warned the Federal Government against proscribing the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), popularly known as Shiites. Odinkalu, who appeared as a guest on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics, said that the move might worsen the security challenges the nation faces. He recalled … Continue reading Odinkalu Warns FG Against Proscribing Shiites

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Pillars, Amazons Record 2019 AITEO Cup Success

  Nasawara Amazons stopped Rivers Angels from recording a fourth successive Women AITEO Cup triumph by beating the Cup holders 5-4 after a penalty shoot-out in the grand finale at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna on Sunday. The girls from Lafia were marginally the more enterprising in a rather dull encounter which finished scoreless, and … Continue reading Pillars, Amazons Record 2019 AITEO Cup Success

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BREAKING: Egan Bernal Wins 2019 Tour De France

  Egan Bernal clinched victory in the Tour de France on Sunday after parading into Paris safely in the overall leader’s yellow jersey, becoming the first Colombian winner of cycling’s greatest prize and its youngest in more than a century. With the sun setting behind the Arc de Triomphe, the 22-year-old Ineos rider completed the … Continue reading BREAKING: Egan Bernal Wins 2019 Tour De France

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$1bn ECA Fund: PDP Urges NASS To Invoke Section 89 On Buhari

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the National Assembly to respond to ‘demands by Nigerians’ by immediately setting up an Adhoc committee to recover the allegedly missing $1bn drawn from the Excess Crude Account by the Buhari Presidency in 2017, purportedly for security services. In a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, … Continue reading $1bn ECA Fund: PDP Urges NASS To Invoke Section 89 On Buhari

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Insecurity: South East Governors To Meet Today

Governors of the five southeastern states of the country will today converge on the Enugu State Government House for their first meeting since the beginning of the year.

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Neymar To Miss PSG’s Final Asian Matches Over Injury

  Neymar will not feature in Paris Saint-Germain’s last two games of their pre-season tour of Asia, French media reported on Sunday. PSG play Sydney FC in Suzhou on Tuesday but, sports daily L’Equipe reported, Neymar, who missed Brazil’s victorious Copa America campaign with an ankle injury, and defender Presnel Kimpembe will stay behind in … Continue reading Neymar To Miss PSG’s Final Asian Matches Over Injury

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AfCFTA: Buhari Approves Establishment Of National Action Committee (NAC)

    President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of a National Action Committee (NAC) for implementation of African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement, which he signed on behalf of Nigeria at the 12th Extraordinary Session of the African Union Heads of State on 7th July 2019, in Niamey, Republic of Niger. This is … Continue reading AfCFTA: Buhari Approves Establishment Of National Action Committee (NAC)

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India Threatens To Boycott Commonwealth Games

  The Commonwealth Games Federation Sunday pledged to hold talks with India after its Olympic body threatened a boycott of the 2022 event in Birmingham over the exclusion of shooting. India topped the table for shooting at last year’s Commonwealth Games in Australia, taking home 16 medals including seven gold for a total tally of … Continue reading India Threatens To Boycott Commonwealth Games

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Real Madrid Block Bale China Move

  Gareth Bale’s move to Chinese side Jiangsu Suning has been cancelled by Real Madrid, a source close to Wales forward told AFP on Sunday.  Bale, 30, who has been in the Spanish capital since 2013, was expected to join the Chinese Super League outfit on a three-year-deal worth £1 million ($1.1 million) a week. … Continue reading Real Madrid Block Bale China Move

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Max Verstappen Wins Chaotic German Grand Prix

  Red Bull’s Max Verstappen emerged the winner of a chaotic and thrilling GermanGrand Prix on Sunday with both Mercedes cars spinning out of contention and Sebastian Vettel weaving his way to second from the back of the grid. With intermittent rain making the Hockenheim circuit slippery and unpredictable pole-sitter and championship leader Lewis Hamilton had … Continue reading Max Verstappen Wins Chaotic German Grand Prix

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