N5.5bn Senators’ Cars Purchase ‘Purely Legal’ If Budgeted For – Adeyeye

  The spokesman for the Senate, Senator Dayo Adeyeye, has reacted to the controversial N5.5 billion purportedly earmarked for the purchase of cars for members of the Red Chamber. Senator Adeyeye, who spoke via the phone during Channels Television’s Sunday Politics, stated that the said amount would only be legal if budgeted by the National … Continue reading N5.5bn Senators’ Cars Purchase ‘Purely Legal’ If Budgeted For – Adeyeye

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Four Killed As Gunmen Attack Taraba Community

  Four persons have been killed after gunmen suspected to be bandits attacked Takum Local Government Area of Taraba State. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Mr David Misal, confirmed the figure to Channels Television on Sunday. He explained that the armed men came in through the outskirt Takum town and started shooting … Continue reading Four Killed As Gunmen Attack Taraba Community

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Emery ‘Proud’ After Arsenal Stage Thrilling Fightback

  Unai Emery saluted Arsenal’s fighting spirit after they hit back from two goals down to salvage a pulsating 2-2 draw against Tottenham in Sunday’s north London derby. Emery’s side were in danger of a damaging defeat after goals from Christian Eriksen and Harry Kane put Tottenham in control by the 40th minute at the … Continue reading Emery ‘Proud’ After Arsenal Stage Thrilling Fightback

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Kane Rejects Diving Claims In Tottenham, Arsenal Clash

  Harry Kane has slammed claims he dived in a failed bid to win a late penalty in Tottenham Hotspur’s thrilling 2-2 draw at Arsenal on Sunday. With just seconds left in a dramatic north London derby, Spurs striker Kane hit the deck after a challenge from Arsenal defender Sokratis in the penalty area. Kane … Continue reading Kane Rejects Diving Claims In Tottenham, Arsenal Clash

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Partial Closure Of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway To Last Till October 31 – LASTMA

    The partial closure of some sections of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway will commence on Monday, September 2 and last until October 31. The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) announced this in a travel advisory released on Sunday. It explained that movement from Kara Bridge inward Berger would be sealed off while traffic would … Continue reading Partial Closure Of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway To Last Till October 31 – LASTMA

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Federer Crushes Goffin To Reach US Open Quarter-Finals

  Roger Federer advanced to the US Open quarter-finals for the 13th time in his past 15 attempts Sunday by defeating Belgian 15th seed David Goffin 6-2, 6-2, 6-0. The 38-year-old Swiss third seed, trying to stretch his men’s Grand Slam record title total to 21, took only 79 minutes to book a quarter-final berth against the … Continue reading Federer Crushes Goffin To Reach US Open Quarter-Finals

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PDP Sets Up Electoral, Appeal Panels For Bayelsa, Kogi Primaries

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has set up Special State Congress Electoral Committee and Governorship Electoral Appeal Panel ahead of the governorship primaries in Bayelsa and Kogi States. The party’s National Organising Secretary, Colonel Austin Akobundu (rtd), announced this in a statement on Sunday. He explained that the PDP’s National Working Committee (NWC) approved … Continue reading PDP Sets Up Electoral, Appeal Panels For Bayelsa, Kogi Primaries

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BREAKING: Arsenal Held By Tottenham At Emirates

  Arsenal on Sunday was held by Tottenham at the Emirates Stadium.

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14 Killed In Jigawa Car Collision

    Police authorities in Jigawa State have confirmed the death of 14 people after two Volkswagen cars collided in Ringim Local Government Area of the state. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Mr Abdu Jinjiri, told Channels Television in an interview that the accident occurred on Saturday. He explained that one of … Continue reading 14 Killed In Jigawa Car Collision

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SERAP, Others Sue Senate Over Alleged Plan To Spend N5.5bn On Cars

  The socio-economic rights and accountability project SERAP, Budgit, Enough is Enough, and 6,721 concerned Nigerians have filed a lawsuit praying the Federal High court to “restrain, prevent and stop the National Assembly service commission from paying or releasing the sum of N5.550 billion budgeted for the purchase of luxury cars for principal officers of … Continue reading SERAP, Others Sue Senate Over Alleged Plan To Spend N5.5bn On Cars

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