UPDATED: Sadio Mane Crowned Africa’s 2019 Player Of The Year

    Liverpool star Sadio Mane was crowned on Tuesday as Africa’s 2019 Player of the Year for the first time at an awards gala in Egypt on Tuesday. The 27-year old Senegalese striker was up against his Liverpool teammate Mohamed Salah, the Egyptian who won the award the last two years, and Algerian Riyad … Continue reading UPDATED: Sadio Mane Crowned Africa’s 2019 Player Of The Year

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UPDATED: Nigeria’s Asisat Oshoala Wins African Women’s Player Of The Year

    Super Falcons’ Captain Asisat Oshoala has been crowned as the 2019 African Women’s Player of the Year. The Nigerian forward was announced as the best African female footballer of the year on Tuesday at the 2019 CAF Awards ceremony in Egypt. Oshoala, who plays for Spanish side Barcelona, beat Ajara Nchout of Cameroon … Continue reading UPDATED: Nigeria’s Asisat Oshoala Wins African Women’s Player Of The Year

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Morocco’s Hakimi Beats Osimhen, Chukwueze To Win African Youth Player Of The Year

    Morocco and Borussia Dortmund defender, Achraf Hakimi, has been crowned as the African Youth Player Of The Year. The 21-year-old beat Nigerian duo of Victor Osimhen (Lille) and Samuel Chukwueze (Villarreal) to emerge the winner on Tuesday at the 2019 CAF Awards ceremony in Egypt. More to follow…

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Tinubu Asks Nigerians To Focus On Nation-Building, Not Buhari’s Successor

    The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu, has advised Nigerians to worry less about who will succeed the President. Instead, he said the task of nation-building and moving the country forward should take priority over the search for a successor for President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2023 general … Continue reading Tinubu Asks Nigerians To Focus On Nation-Building, Not Buhari’s Successor

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17, Not 40 Travellers Were Kidnapped In Katsina – Police

  The Katsina State Police Command has urged the people to continue to assist the security agencies in the fight against banditry, kidnapping, and other related crimes bedevilling the state. The spokesman for the command, Gambo Isah, made the appeal on Tuesday during a press briefing held at the Police Headquarters in Katsina. He dismissed … Continue reading 17, Not 40 Travellers Were Kidnapped In Katsina – Police

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Court Stops INEC From Conducting By-Election To Fill 14 Edo Assembly Seats

  Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court, Abuja has stopped the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from conducting a fresh election to replace 14 Edo House of Assembly members-elect yet to be inaugurated to take their seats.  The electoral body was restrained from conducting any election to fill the 14 seats declared vacant, pending … Continue reading Court Stops INEC From Conducting By-Election To Fill 14 Edo Assembly Seats

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Oil Thieves Will Face ‘Tougher Times’ In 2020, Magu Says

  The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu has said that oil thieves in the Niger Delta will find it tough to sabotage Nigeria’s economy through their nefarious acts, stating that the agency will not relent in fighting it. Mr Magu who was in Port Harcourt, the Rivers … Continue reading Oil Thieves Will Face ‘Tougher Times’ In 2020, Magu Says

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Presidency Urges Nigerians To Ignore Message Of Division By Terrorists

  The Federal Government has asked Nigerians to continually remain united in their opposition to Boko Haram and the hatred for decency that the infamous group stands for. The Presidency in a statement by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, however, assured that the security forces will continually work … Continue reading Presidency Urges Nigerians To Ignore Message Of Division By Terrorists

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Presidency Urges Nigerians To Ignore Message Of Division By Terrorists

  The Federal Government has asked Nigerians to continually remain united in their opposition to Boko Haram and the hatred for decency that the infamous group stands for. The Presidency in a statement by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, however, assured that the security forces will continually work … Continue reading Presidency Urges Nigerians To Ignore Message Of Division By Terrorists

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Nigeria Yet To Ratify 400 Treaties Signed By Successive Govt – Reps Member

  Chairman House Committee on Treaties, Ossai Ossai, on Tuesday revealed that over 400 treaties, protocols, and agreements signed by the successive Nigerian government with other nations of the world were yet to be ratified or domesticated. The lawmaker added that the National Assembly is usually left out in the processes leading to the signing … Continue reading Nigeria Yet To Ratify 400 Treaties Signed By Successive Govt – Reps Member

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