PDP Rejects Kano Results, Insists Abba Yusuf Won The Election

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says its candidate, Abba K. Yusuf, is the rightful winner of the Kano state governorship election, stating that any declaration that does not reflect such cannot stand.  This is according to a statement by its spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan. The opposition party said that its candidate Abba Yusuf, won the … Continue reading PDP Rejects Kano Results, Insists Abba Yusuf Won The Election

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EURO 2020 Qualifier: Croatia Slump To Hungary Defeat

  World Cup finalists Croatia slipped to a 2-1 defeat to Hungary in a Euro 2020 Group E qualifier on Sunday when Mate Patkai notched a 76th minute winner in Budapest. Croatia had struggled against Azerbaijan in their opening qualifier last Thursday before escaping with a 2-1 win, but they made the perfect start in … Continue reading EURO 2020 Qualifier: Croatia Slump To Hungary Defeat

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‘Not To Condemn The Violence In Kano Is To Condone Or Concur’ – Shehu Sani

  Senator Shehu Sani has said that the silence of the authorities on the issue of violence which marred the supplementary polls in Kano, is an indication that those in power condone and concur to the menace.  In a statement made via Twitter, the lawmaker said, “Not to condemn the Violence in Kano is to … Continue reading ‘Not To Condemn The Violence In Kano Is To Condone Or Concur’ – Shehu Sani

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Reus Calls For Patience From Fans As Germany Battle Netherland

  Marco Reus has called on Germany to win back the trust of their fans when they launch their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign against old rivals the Netherlands on Sunday. Germany were booed by fans in Wolfsburg during their 1-1 friendly draw against Serbia last Wednesday, and Reus has said that it is up to … Continue reading Reus Calls For Patience From Fans As Germany Battle Netherland

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Xavi To Miss Catalonia Friendly Over Club Engagements

  Former Barcelona and Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez said on Sunday that his Qatari club would not release him to play for Catalonia against Venezuela. The match in Girona on Monday is politically fraught, with the status of autonomous community Catalonia a subject of ferocious political conflict within Spain. “I regret to announce that finally … Continue reading Xavi To Miss Catalonia Friendly Over Club Engagements

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US Lawmakers Clash While Awaiting Brief On Mueller Report

  Republican and Democratic lawmakers clashed sharply on Sunday over the meaning of the newly completed report on Russian meddling, even as they waited to be briefed on its scope and contents. President Donald Trump has yet to receive or be briefed on the findings of the Robert Mueller probe into whether the Trump campaign … Continue reading US Lawmakers Clash While Awaiting Brief On Mueller Report

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Supplementary Elections: Ben Bruce Felicitates With Tambuwal, Bala Mohammed On Their Victories

  Senator Ben Murray-Bruce has sent out felicitation messages following the declarations of results for the supplementary elections in Bauchi and Sokoto States.    Bruce, the lawmaker representing Bayelsa East in the Senate, took to his Twitter page to congratulate Aminu Tambuwal and Bala Mohammed who emerged winners of the elections rerun in Sokoto and … Continue reading Supplementary Elections: Ben Bruce Felicitates With Tambuwal, Bala Mohammed On Their Victories

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Taraba Supplementary Elections: PDP’s Bukuni Wins Ardo-Kola LGA

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Dominic Bukuni of the PDP winner of the supplementary state constituency rerun election held in Ardo-Kola local government area of Taraba state. The returning officer Dr Ezekiel Iliya, of the Federal University Wukari, while announcing the result stated that the PDP candidate Dominic Bukuni scored … Continue reading Taraba Supplementary Elections: PDP’s Bukuni Wins Ardo-Kola LGA

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Brexit: May Holds Last-Minute Crisis Talks

  British Prime Minister Theresa May held crisis talks on Sunday with Conservative colleagues as she tries to plot a path through a pivotal week in the Brexit process, amid reports her leadership is under imminent threat. Ensconced at her country residence Chequers, the embattled premier must decide when, or even if, to ask British … Continue reading Brexit: May Holds Last-Minute Crisis Talks

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Atiku Congratulates Tambuwal On Re-election As Sokoto Governor

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has congratulated the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal on his re-election.

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