2023 Elections: We Are Tired Of Seeing ‘Old Faces’ – Afegbua

A member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Kassim Afegbua, has said that Nigerians are tired of seeing the same set of people contesting for president and that his party ought to change its strategy ahead of the coming 2023 elections.

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Hakimi Fires Morocco Into Quarter-Finals After Malawi Scare

  Achraf Hakimi scored a brilliant free-kick to send Morocco through to the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations after a 2-1 win over Malawi on Tuesday. Gabadinho Mhango gave outsiders Malawi, playing their first ever knockout game at the tournament, a shock early lead with a stunning goal from 40 metres at Ahmadou Ahidjo stadium. … Continue reading Hakimi Fires Morocco Into Quarter-Finals After Malawi Scare

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I Was Never Informed Of Wrongdoing Before Bauchi Emirate Council – Dogara

  Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Tuesday said he was not informed of any wrongdoing before the Bauchi Emirate Council. His reaction is on the heels of his suspension as Jakadan Bauchi by the Emir of Bauchi, Alhaji Rilwanu Adamu. The suspension was in connection with attacks on the convoys … Continue reading I Was Never Informed Of Wrongdoing Before Bauchi Emirate Council – Dogara

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Alleged N1.4bn Fraud: Court Adjourns Nadabo Energy Boss’ Trial Till March 1

  The trial of Abubakar Peters and his company, Nadabo Energy Limited, for an alleged N1.4 billion fraud before Justice Christopher Balogun of the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja, continued on Tuesday with the cross-examination of the fifth prosecution witness, Abdulrasheed Bawa, the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). During … Continue reading Alleged N1.4bn Fraud: Court Adjourns Nadabo Energy Boss’ Trial Till March 1

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CAF President Blames Closed Gate For Stampede Tragedy In Cameroon

  African football supremo Patrice Motsepe says an “inexplicable” decision to keep an entry gate closed was responsible for the deadly crush which killed eight people before an Africa Cup of Nations match in Cameroonian capital Yaounde on Monday. “That gate was supposed to be open because if it was open they would have walked through, and … Continue reading CAF President Blames Closed Gate For Stampede Tragedy In Cameroon

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Be Transparent In Utilisation Of Budgetary Allocation, Malami Tells Judiciary

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, has asked the judiciary to be transparent and accountable in the spending of the funds allocated to it in its annual budgets.

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Mane Ends Goal Drought As Senegal Overcome Nine-Man Cape Verde

  Liverpool star Sadio Mane ended a 243-minute Senegal goal drought by scoring in a 2-0 win over nine-man Cape Verde in a fiery Africa Cup of Nations last-16 clash in Bafoussam on Tuesday. The goal came on 63 minutes after the islanders had goalkeeper Josimar ‘Vozinha’ Dias and midfielder Patrick Andrade sent off. Mane was forced … Continue reading Mane Ends Goal Drought As Senegal Overcome Nine-Man Cape Verde

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Three Migrant Children Killed In Fire In Morocco – NGO

Three children of a Nigerian migrant died in Morocco in a fire at their makeshift shelter near the North African country's border with a Spanish enclave, a non-governmental organisation said.

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Three Migrant Children Killed In Fire In Morocco – NGO

Three children of a Nigerian migrant died in Morocco in a fire at their makeshift shelter near the North African country's border with a Spanish enclave, a non-governmental organisation said.

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Lagos Suspends NURTW Activities In Idumota, Church Street

  The Lagos State Government on Tuesday suspended activities of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) at Eyin Eyo, Church Street, and Idumota Bridge indefinitely due to the recent violence in those areas. According to a statement signed by a spokesperson of the State Ministry of Transportation, Bolanle Ogunlola, the directive was issued … Continue reading Lagos Suspends NURTW Activities In Idumota, Church Street

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