Real Madrid Complete Comeback To Defeat Real Betis In La Liga

  Sergio Ramos scored a late penalty as Real Madrid came from behind to scrape a 3-2 win against 10-man Real Betis, their first La Liga victory of the season.  Betis were ahead at half-time after two goals in two minutes from Aissa Mandi and William Carvalho overturned Fede Valverde’s opener for the reigning champions. But Betis … Continue reading Real Madrid Complete Comeback To Defeat Real Betis In La Liga

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PDP Reconciliation Committee Meets With Babangida In Minna

  Members of a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) reconciliation committee on Saturday met with former President Ibrahim Babangida. Chairman of the Committee and Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, told reporters at the Minna airport that the meeting’s purpose was to strategise on how to move the party forward. Mohammed said the Committee was set up … Continue reading PDP Reconciliation Committee Meets With Babangida In Minna

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Military Airstrikes Decimate Boko Haram Camps In Borno – Spokesman

  The Nigerian military on Saturday said it has neutralised scores of terrorists in Borno state through airstrikes. According to a statement signed by spokesman John Enenche, the Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole under subsidiary Operation Hail Storm 2, recently destroyed Boko Haram camps in Tongule, Bone and Isari B Musa areas of … Continue reading Military Airstrikes Decimate Boko Haram Camps In Borno – Spokesman

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Military Airstrikes Decimate Boko Haram Camps In Borno – Spokesman

  The Nigerian military on Saturday said it has neutralised scores of terrorists in Borno state through airstrikes. According to a statement signed by spokesman John Enenche, the Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole under subsidiary Operation Hail Storm 2, recently destroyed Boko Haram camps in Tongule, Bone and Isari B Musa areas of … Continue reading Military Airstrikes Decimate Boko Haram Camps In Borno – Spokesman

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Buhari Condemns Attack On Zulum’s Entourage

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday condemned the ambush of an entourage of Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum, which led to the death of security men and some operatives of a civilian joint task force. At least 11 security operatives have been confirmed dead in the attack on Friday, the second in as many months … Continue reading Buhari Condemns Attack On Zulum’s Entourage

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Chelsea Snatch Late Draw At West Brom In Thrilling Comeback

  Free-spending Chelsea came from 3-0 down to salvage a 3-3 draw at newly-promoted West Brom on Saturday. Chelsea manager Frank Lampard handed the captain’s armband to Thiago Silva on his Premier League debut, but the Brazilian had a nightmare first 45 minutes as the Blues’ defensive deficiencies were easily exposed. Callum Robison pounced on … Continue reading Chelsea Snatch Late Draw At West Brom In Thrilling Comeback

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Kaduna Govt Approves N1.6bn For Pensioners

  The Kaduna State Government has released the sum of N1.6 billion for the payment of pensions, gratuities and death benefits to retired civil servants, This was disclosed in a statement issued on Saturday by the Executive Secretary of the State Pension Bureau, Salamatu Isa. She explained that the bureau has commenced physical verification of … Continue reading Kaduna Govt Approves N1.6bn For Pensioners

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Zulum Saddened By Killing Of 11 Security Personnel – Spokesman

  Borno State Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum says he is saddened by the killing of 11 security personnel made up of eight policemen and three civilian JTF members ambushed on their way to Baga as security backup in reconstruction efforts. The governor was in Baga from Thursday to Friday to supervise efforts to return residents … Continue reading Zulum Saddened By Killing Of 11 Security Personnel – Spokesman

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Military Rescue Three Kidnapped Victims In Nasarawa – Spokesman

  The Nigerian military on Saturday said it has rescued three kidnapped victims and killed two kidnappers in Nasarawa state. The victims were rescued by troops of Operation Whirl Stroke, a statement signed by spokesman Major General John Enenche said. “In continuation of aggressive clearance operation to stamp out banditry and other criminal activities in … Continue reading Military Rescue Three Kidnapped Victims In Nasarawa – Spokesman

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Three Killed As Truck Plunges Into Epe River

  Three persons have lost their lives and several others have gone missing after a truck fell off the Berger bridge into the Epe river in Lagos State. The Director-General of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, who confirmed this to Channels Television on Saturday said the bodies of three adult … Continue reading Three Killed As Truck Plunges Into Epe River

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