Army Court Martial Sentences Soldier To Five Years In Prison

A Nigerian army corporal has been sentenced to five years in prison by a military court martial, after he was found guilty of defiling a 13-year-old girl in Bama Local Government Area of Borno State.

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Ondo 2020: When You Have A Bright Chance, That’s When They Conspire – Jegede

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Eyitayo Jegede, has said he is confident of his chances at the forthcoming Ondo State Governorship election.

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Neymar Avoids Sanction After Alleged Racism, Homophobia

  Paris Saint-German’s Neymar and Marseille’s Alvaro Gonzalez have avoided punishment after allegedly making racist and homophobic remarks in the meeting between the sides earlier this month, the French league (LFP) announced on Wednesday. The world’s most expensive player was accused of making the remarks towards Marseille’s Japan right-back Hiroki Sakai and Gonzalez. The Brazil … Continue reading Neymar Avoids Sanction After Alleged Racism, Homophobia

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Trump Official Says TikTok Must Become US Firm

  TikTok must become a “US based company controlled by US investors” or will be banned in the United States, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday. Mnuchin’s comments come amid uncertainty over a US-brokered deal to reorganize ownership of the popular Chinese-owned video-sharing app which US officials have called a national security risk. Mnuchin said … Continue reading Trump Official Says TikTok Must Become US Firm

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Biden Blasts Trump As ‘Embarrassment’ Over Racist Group Row

  Democrat Joe Biden branded election rival Donald Trump a “national embarrassment” on Wednesday for failing to explicitly denounce white supremacist groups, as the president moved to quell the storm sparked by his remarks on the debate stage. The bitter adversaries returned to the campaign trail one day after their off-the-rails showdown in Cleveland made … Continue reading Biden Blasts Trump As ‘Embarrassment’ Over Racist Group Row

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[email protected]: Abdusalami Says Many Have Not Learnt Any Lesson

Former Head of State, Retired General Abdusalami Abubakar, has said that 60 years after Nigeria gained its independence, it appears a significant number of political actors have not learnt the lessons that led to crises in its previous attempts at entrenching democracy and good governance.

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Newcastle Survive Newport Scare To Reach League Cup Last Eight

  Newcastle survived a scare from fourth-tier Newport before reaching the League Cup quarter-finals with a 5-4 penalty shoot-out win after their 1-1 draw on Wednesday. Steve Bruce’s Premier League side fell behind early in the first half at Rodney Parade as Tristan Abrahams netted for the hosts. But Jonjo Shelvey equalised with just three … Continue reading Newcastle Survive Newport Scare To Reach League Cup Last Eight

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Lukaku, Hakimi Spark As Five-Goal Inter See Off Benevento

  Romelu Lukaku scored twice, the first within 30 seconds and Achraf Hakimi impressed on his debut start as Inter Milan beat promoted Benevento 5-2 in Serie A on Wednesday. After their last-gasp 4-3 win over Fiorentina last weekend Antonio Conte’s side maintained the momentum at Filippo Inzaghi’s men who had shocked Sampdoria 3-2 last … Continue reading Lukaku, Hakimi Spark As Five-Goal Inter See Off Benevento

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Alleged N338.8m Money Laundering: EFFC Reopens Trial Of Ex-Lagos Speaker, Ikuforiji

The trial of the Former Speaker of Lagos, Adeyemi Ikuforiji has been reopened at the Federal High Court in Lagos with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) calling its first witness.

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Shelved Strike: Its Normal For People To Say ‘You Sold Out’ – NLC

President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba, has reacted to comments by some aggrieved Nigerians who feel the group was bought over by the government in regards to the planned nationwide strike.

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